The Verge’s 2022 holiday gift guide for working from home: 29 unique gift ideas

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Tesla Working on Model 3 Redesign, Report Says

Tesla is looking to redesign the Model 3 in an effort to cut production costs by reducing the number of components and overall complexity, according to a report from Reuters on Monday. The redesign, codenamed Highland, will focus on things buyers care about most, which includes the display and performance, according to four people who … Read more

Make Working Out Less Terrible and Save $350 On This Gamified Rower Through Cyber Monday

This story is part of Gift Guideour year-round collection of the best gift ideas. I’m a big fan of any workout equipment that actively tries to lie to me about what I’m doing. My favorite indoor bike earned that place in my heart, half because it’s a great workout and half because it lets me … Read more

WhatsApp is working on these features – release Call tab for Windows

Over the past few months, WhatsApp has been releasing updates for the app. The chat platform now supports video calls with 32 people as well as polls in chat. However, it appears that WhatsApp is not done with releasing interesting updates. According to WABeta, a couple of new features are in the making. The report … Read more

Meet 5 startups working to harness the Earth’s heat to save the planet • TechCrunch

There are a few sources of power that are “free” here on Earth, namely wind, solar, hydro, and geothermal. Humans have been tapping hydro and wind for millennia, and we’re getting pretty good at harnessing the power of the sun. But with geothermal, we’re still not expertly exploiting the heat that’s generated deep within the … Read more

Netflix is working on ‘brand-new AAA PC game’ based on job listings • TechCrunch

Netflix has put up more than a dozen job listings on its website for Netflix Games Studio’s Los Angeles office, as spotted by Mobilegamer.biz. These listings give us a few hints about the company’s plans for the new studio. In particular, Netflix is hiring a game director to work on “a brand-new AAA PC game”. … Read more

Amazon is working on a TV series about FTX drama with Russo Brothers • TechCrunch

The FTX drama is not over yet — and Amazon wants a piece of it. The company is partnering with Russo Brothers, best known for Marvel movies, to make a show on the spectacular collapse of the giant cryptocurrency empire. Amazon has partnered with the duo’s production house AGBO to make the show, which will … Read more

Samsung Could Be Working on Next-Generation ‘XISOCELL’ Image Sensors: Report

Samsung has reportedly registered an application for the trademark of the brand name ‘XISO-CELL’ in SOuth Korea which could be the conglomerate’s next generation of smartphone camera sensors in the works. The company has long been manufacturing a series of camera sensors called ISOCELL which made its first appearance on the Samsung Galaxy S5 in … Read more

Pixel 7, Pixel 6 Users Report Issues With Auto Rotate, Tap to Wake Not Working, Other Display Bugs

Pixel 7 and Pixel 6 users have reported multiple bugs affecting important display features on Google’s smartphones. Users have taken to Reddit to share details about issues they have faced on the Pixel 6 and Pixel 7. The new bugs detected on Google’s handsets from the past two years are allegedly hampering features like auto-rotation … Read more