Disney Plus with ads is not a very good deal – BDStory

Disney Plus’ new ad-supported tier, Disney Plus Basic, is now available, which means I’m back for another blog about what ads look like on your streaming services. The level itself didn’t surprise me too much; if you’ve seen ads on other web videos, watching the Disney Plus ads won’t feel much different. But the service’s … Read more

Platoon removes lessons feat. Kanye West from the on-demand library – BDStory

Music is a big part of any Platoon workout, but Kanye West, now legally known as Ye, won’t be. In recent days, Peloton has removed hundreds of lessons from its on-demand library of Ye’s music. In late October, Peloton began telling members that Ye’s music would no longer appear in new classes following the rapper’s … Read more

Nothing opens its first physical store in London

Nothing will open its first brick-and-mortar store in London’s Soho district later this week, offering products such as Nothing’s Phone 1 and Ear Stick alongside a range of Nothing merchandise. Teenage Engineering audio products and “curated collections from fashion and design brands” will also be on sale. Located at 4 Peter Street (next to Gosh! … Read more

Xbox Game Pass subscribers get access to every League of Legends and Valorant character – BDStory

Xbox Game Pass subscribers will soon be able to use every current and future playable character in Riot Games League of Legends, League of Legends: Wild Riftand appreciate, Microsoft and Riot announced on Thursday. The benefits are available in League of Legends and appreciate from December 12, and they are coming Wild Gorgethe mobile version … Read more

Audeze’s $300 gaming headset promises comfort and multipoint Bluetooth – BDStory

As Razer, Logitech and other companies work on their 2023 gaming headsets, Audeze has announced its new wireless Maxwell model starting at $299 with support for PlayStation, Windows, macOS, Nintendo Switch and mobile – everything but Xbox. There’s an Xbox version that costs $30 more and makes up for some of the cost increase with … Read more

Top tech news for Thursday, December 8, 2022 – BDStory

After Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes was sentenced to nearly 11 years in prison last month, it was the turn of her business partner Ramesh “Sunny” Balwani yesterday. The former COO and president of Theranos was sentenced to nearly 13 years in prison after his conviction in July. Theranos infamously claimed to have developed a machine … Read more

Former Theranos executive Sunny Balwani has been sentenced to nearly 13 years in prison – BDStory

Ramesh Balwani has been sentenced to 155 months, or just under 13 years, in prison, according to The New York Times. Like his former business partner, Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes, he must remain on supervised release for another three years after his release. Balwani will have to surrender to custody on March 15. In July, … Read more

Telegram version 9.2 adds SIM-free anonymous phone numbers, new automatic deletion – BDStory

Users had to use their mobile phone number to sign up for Telegram, similar to other end-to-end encrypted messaging apps like Signal and WhatsApp. Although Telegram claims that your phone number is never visible to unknown people, it is still an identifier that inherently prevents you from having complete anonymity. To get an anonymous number, … Read more