Mesh Wi-Fi for $20? Vilo’s New Router Is Surprisingly Great

Reading Time: 6 minutes Getting into the weeds of its specifications for a minute, the Vilo routers support IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n/ac. There’s no support for the latest ax standard, also known as Wi-Fi 6. That’s not a huge deal considering you need to upgrade all your devices to enable Wi-Fi 6, but it would’ve been a nice addition for future-proofing. … Read more

Nine Resident Evil Games Are Currently Discounted Across Switch And 3DS

Reading Time: 2 minutes If you’re a Resident Evil fan looking to jump into your next entry in the series, or if you’re someone hoping to check out the franchise for the very first time, this new sale across Nintendo Switch and 3DS may well come in handy. Nine games across the franchise are currently on offer, with some … Read more

Nintendo Download: 8th July (Europe)

Reading Time: 30 minutes The latest Nintendo Download update for Europe has arrived, and it’s bringing new games galore to the eShop in your region. As always, be sure to drop a vote in our poll and comment down below with your potential picks for the week. Enjoy! Switch Retail eShop – New Releases Monster Hunter Stories 2: Wings … Read more

Japanese Charts: Mario Golf: Super Rush Stays Top For A Second Week As Switch Dominates

Reading Time: 4 minutes Famitsu’s Japanese chart figures are now in for the week ending 4th July, revealing that Mario Golf: Super Rush has managed to stay top of the pile for a second consecutive week. The game sold another estimated 31,685 physical copies this week, helping it to stay ahead of Game Builder Garage which is still performing … Read more

Robotic funding doesn’t grow on trees – TechCrunch

Reading Time: 11 minutes As I mentioned at the close of last week’s roundup, the biggest issue in writing this roundup on Wednesday is that sometimes news breaks on Thursday morning. Again, I’m asking the robotics community to try not make any big headlines on Thursdays. That would really help a guy out. Last week, news broke that Zebra … Read more

Circle is a good example of why SPACs can be useful – TechCrunch

Reading Time: 5 minutes In the wake of Coinbase’s direct listing earlier this year, other crypto companies may be looking to go public sooner than later. That appears to be the case with Circle, a Boston-based technology company that provides API-delivered financial services and a stablecoin. The Exchange explores startups, markets and money. Read it every morning on Extra … Read more

Rootly nabs $3.2M seed to build SRE incident management solution inside Slack – TechCrunch

Reading Time: 7 minutes As companies look for ways to respond to incidents in their complex micro services-driven software stacks, SREs or site reliability engineers are left to deal with the issues involved in making everything work and keeping the application up and running. Rootly, a new early stage startup wants to help by building an incident response solution … Read more

The NS1 EC-1 – TechCrunch

Reading Time: 5 minutes There are excruciatingly high stakes for software today. Trillions of dollars of market cap, billions of consumers, hundreds of billions of revenue, and limitless hours of usage are dependent on software working in real time, all the time, without downtime. As the sophistication of software delivery has increased, every layer of the tech stack has … Read more

Outages, pandemics and the reengineering of traffic on the internet – TechCrunch

Reading Time: 5 minutes Sales in enterprise infrastructure is all about meeting a customer’s requirements. But what happens if customers don’t even realize they need a startup’s product in the first place? In the first three parts of this EC-1, we looked at the origins of NS1, how the company built its DNS and DDI services, and how it … Read more

Bear Attack in Montana: Bear pulls woman out of her tent, kills her in Montana | World News – Times of India

Reading Time: 8 minutes HELENA: A grizzly bear pulled a woman from her tent in a small Montana town in the middle of the night and killed her before fellow campers could use bear spray to force the bruin out of the area, wildlife officials said Wednesday. Leah Davis Lokan, 65, of Chico, California, was on a long-distance bicycling … Read more