James ‘Scotty’ Doohan’s ashes may have been smuggled aboard the ISS

Garriott paid $30 million to fly to the ISS in October 2008, during a period when a company called Space Adventures was selling tickets to private citizens. He was already in quarantine in Kazakhstan, but told the younger Doohan that if he could mail him the ashes, he’d get them aboard. After they arrived, he…

HBO Max’s ‘Wonder Woman 1984’ audience helps fast-track a sequel

There’s little doubt that WarnerMedia had high hopes for Wonder Woman 1984’s simultaneous debut on HBO Max and in theaters, and that trust appears to have been well-placed. Warner Bros. is fast-tracking development of Wonder Woman 3 based on both its relative success at the pandemic-struck box office ($16.7 million in the US) and its…

Security Long Reads: Cyber insiders reveal what’s to come in 2021

As we close the door on a year that the industry will surely look back on as one of the most difficult and dangerous periods in history for cyber security teams, there can be no doubt that 2020 brought foundational change for the security sector, and its tumultuous impact will be felt for years to…

Rodgers, Adams shine in Packers’ 40-14 victory over Titans

GREEN BAY, Wis. — Aaron Rodgers and Davante Adams created a picturesque atmosphere as they connected for three touchdown passes on a snow-covered Lambeau Field. The Green Bay Packers teammates would love the opportunity to produce plenty of similar scenes next month by staying home throughout the NFC playoffs. More Packers coverage from FOX Sports…

When might the new EliteBooks with Tiger Lake be released?

HP Spectre x360 14 renders the Spectre x360 13 almost obsolete, paves the way for potential 3:2 EliteBooks (Image source: HP)The Spectre x360 14 can be considered an early look at what’s to come for future Spectre and EliteBook models should HP decide to continue investing in 3:2 laptops. Announced earlier this year, the HP…

How many times can you mention “resizable BAR” in an article without explaining what…

The MSI MAG B550M Mortar is among the first B550 boards to receive Resizable BAR support (Image source: MSI)MSI has started rolling out a new AGESA update for its B550 and X570 motherboards, enabling Resizable BAR support for older Ryzen systems, as well as NVIDIA Ampere GPUs. MSI has started rolling out the new AGESA…

Redmi Note 9 and Redmi 10X 4G receive new MIUI 12 Global beta stable ROM

The Redmi Note 9 comes with a quad-camera setup and 5,020-mAh battery. (Image source: Xiaomi)Xiaomi has announced a MIUI 12 Global beta stable ROM update for the Redmi Note 9 and Redmi 10X 4G smartphones. The software update V12.0.6.0.QJOMIXM for Global variants of the Redmi Note 9 and Redmi 10X 4G will be initially rolled…

NFL Rumors: Patriots signing kicker Roberto Aguayo to practice squad

Pats signing kicker Roberto Aguayo to practice squad originally appeared on NBC Sports BostonThe New England Patriots have spent the 2020 season with two kickers: Nick Folk on the active roster and rookie Justin Rohrwasser on the practice squad.They’ve now added a third kicker to the mix.The Patriots announced Saturday they’ve signed former Tampa Bay Buccaneers kicker Roberto…

Darren Stewart not UFC’s only dentist: Khamzat Chimaev ‘took a filling out of my tooth’

Count middleweight Darren Stewart among those who believe Khamzat Chimaev could be the next big thing in the UFC. During a recent interview with the “AbzTalks,” Stewart shared details of a prior training session with the fast-rising Chechen contender, in which “The Dentist” says he was actually the recipient of some unplanned dental procedures, courtesy…

Reminder: 12th Annual World MMA Awards air tonight on CBS Sports Network

The 12th Annual Fighters Only World MMA Awards broadcast debuts Saturday night on CBS Sports Network at 9 p.m. ET. While the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic means the traditional black-tie ceremony has been scrapped this year, the fan-voted awards will still be issued during tonight’s hour-long broadcast, hosted by karate black belt and noted actor Dolph…