PopSockets, Sonos, and Tile Ask Congress to Rein in Big Tech

David Barnett, a former philosophy professor and the founder and CEO of PopSockets, says his interactions with Amazon have often amounted to “bullying with a smile.” Like many companies, PopSockets, which makes a popular plastic grip that can be attached to smartphones, discovered several years

Andy Madadian receives star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

Jan. 17 (UPI) — Armenian-Iranian musician Andy Madadian received the 2,684th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Friday. The naturalized American is known for a rendition of “Stand by Me” with Richie Sambora and Jon Bon Jovi, and his work as part of

California ski resort avalanche kills 1

Jan. 17 (UPI) — An avalanche at a resort ski resort near Tahoe City, Calif., left one person dead Friday and another injured, local law enforcement officials said. The avalanche took place around 10:15 a.m. near the Subway ski run at Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows

‘Cyberpunk 2077’ Is Being Delayed

The first few weeks of a new year always have a bit of upheaval. Release dates get shuffled around, rumors abound, and news seemingly drops at every turn. Lucky for you, this week’s Replay roundup is here to help. Below are some of the most

Scientists film chemical bond making, breaking

Jan. 17 (UPI) — Everything depends on chemical bonds. Without chemical bonds, everything would fall apart. And yet, scientists don’t entirely understand how chemical bonding works. Now, for the first time, scientists have filmed chemical bond making and breaking in action. The breakthrough — described