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Craigslist only took 11 years to make its own iOS app

Sponsored Links Craigslist Considering the App Store has been around for 11 years and Craigslist for 13 years before that, it’s astonishing the bastion of online classified ads hasn’t bothered to create an official, first-party iOS app until now. It just hit the App Store and, like Craiglist’s website, it’s pretty straightforward with a simple…

Microsoft may be building a disc-less next-gen Xbox after all

Sponsored Links Casey Rodgers/Invision for Xbox/AP Images Just when it seemed Microsoft’s plans for Project Scarlett, its next-generation Xbox console, were getting simpler, there’s a new wrinkle to the narrative. According to Kotaku‘s Jason Schreier, Microsoft is “working” on a more affordable, disc-less version of the device codenamed “Lockhart.” Unpacking what that means requires a…

NASA’s closest-ever Sun flybys reveal how solar wind works

Sponsored Links NASA/SDO As promised, NASA has presented the first results from the Parker Solar Probe — and they’re already providing a treasure trove of insights regarding the Sun. Most notably, the solar wind doesn’t behave entirely like scientists expected. There are flips in the Sun’s magnetic field direction (nicknamed “switchbacks”) that manifest in the…