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Between an Apple event, the midterms, and a global technology worker walkout—in addition to everything else happening in our mad world—there was a lot of news to keep up on this week. Gizmodo covered it all and published some stellar long reads to boot.Read more…
Source: Gizmodo : Interstellar Objects, Google Walkout, and the Impossible Laptop: Best Gizmodo Stories of the Week


Old Navy takes 50% off sitewide, including sale and clearance items when you text “VIP” to 653-689. (You will receive a unique coupon code.) Shipping adds $7, but orders of $50 or more receive free shipping. That’s tied with our Black Friday mention as the best flat sitewide discount we’ve…
Source: CNET – Deals: Old Navy Coupon: 50% off sitewide + free shipping w/


Adorama offers the Sony Alpha a7 II 24.3-Megapixel Digital Mirrorless Camera with 28-70mm OSS Lens in Black bundled with a X-Rite Digital Colorchecker Passport and Balance System for $998 with free shipping. That’s the lowest price we could find by $104. The camera features: 24.3-megapixel 35mm full-frame Exmor CMOS sensor…
Source: CNET – Deals: Sony Alpha a7II Camera w/ X-Rite Colorchecker for 8 + free shipping


FoodSaver offers its The FoodSaver 5800 Series 2-In-1 Automatic Bag-Making Vacuum Sealing System for $119.99 with free shipping. That’s tied with our July mention and the lowest price we could find by $112. It includes: 1 11″ x 10-foot vacuum seal roll 1 8″ x 10-foot vacuum seal roll 3…
Source: CNET – Deals: FoodSaver 5800 Series Vacuum Sealer for 0 + free shipping


Politicians and tech executives are split on San Francisco’s Proposition C, which would impose an annual 0.175 to 0.69 percent tax on businesses with over $50 million in gross receipts and would double the city’s current spending on services for the homeless. And while many have spoken out about their…
Source: Gizmodo : Tech Billionaires Duke It Out on Twitter Over Proposed ‘Homelessness Tax’ in San Francisco


As one of its daily deals, Best Buy via eBay offers the Bella Stainless Steel Pizza Oven for $39.99 with free shipping. That’s $40 off and the lowest price we could find. It features a 1300-watt heating system and holds pizzas from 7″ to 12″. Deal ends today.
Source: CNET – Deals: Bella Stainless Steel Pizza Oven for + free shipping


Georgia Secretary of State and increasingly desperate Republican gubernatorial candidate Brian Kemp, who is tied in the polls with Democratic nominee Stacey Abrams, has shamelessly used his position as the state’s top election monitor to purge hundreds of thousands of voters from the rolls and close hundreds of…Read more…
Source: Gizmodo : Brian Kemp’s ‘Cyber Crimes’ Investigation Against Democrats Sure Looks Shady


The sixth episode of Haunting of Hill House is a remarkable cinematic feat, designed to look like one long shot that weaves and winds its way through the episode. Now, Mike Flanagan, the show’s writer and director, has broken down how it came together. Read more…
Source: Gizmodo : The Director of Haunting of Hill House Breaks Down Those Impressive Extended Takes


Mario Segale, the namesake behind the famous mustachioed protagonist of Nintendo’s iconic video game franchise, has died at age 84. Read more…
Source: Gizmodo : Mario Segale, the Inspiration Behind Nintendo’s ‘Super Mario,’ Dies at 84