How Pixar created Luca’s adorable, transforming sea monsters

How Pixar created Luca’s adorable, transforming sea monsters

Luca, the next feature film from Pixar, is a coming-of-age story about a pair of unassuming young boys who carry a big secret, as they’re actually sea monsters. Luca and Alberto appear as human on land, where they explore a quaint Italian seaside village. Normally, though, they’re iguana-like sea creatures covered in scales. For the … Read more

Google can now email you about COVID-19 travel advisory changes

Google

Google says that based on the searches it’s been getting, travel interest appears to be on the rebound now that COVID-19 vaccines have started rolling out. Planning trips at this point is still tricky, though, because travel restrictions vary across countries and could change anytime. To help you keep track of your dream destination’s rules, … Read more

Netflix’s new ‘Play Something’ shuffle feature is here to solve your movie night indecision

Netflix’s new ‘Play Something’ shuffle feature is here to solve your movie night indecision

Netflix is officially rolling out its new “Play Something” feature today to all its users, adding a button across the streaming service’s UI to automatically suggest new shows and movies that you’ve never watched before. The Play Something button will appear in several places on Netflix’s app, including underneath your profile when you log in, … Read more

? Samsung’s excellent Galaxy Buds+ are $50 off right now

Valentina Palladino

All products recommended by The Madison Leader Gazette are selected by our editorial team, independent of our parent company. Some of our stories include affiliate links. If you buy something through one of these links, we may earn an affiliate commission. It took Samsung a few tries to get its AirPods rival just right, but … Read more

Cyberpunk 2077 hotfix patch 1.22 released on console, PC

Cyberpunk 2077 hotfix patch 1.22 released on console, PC

Developer CD Projekt Red rolled out a new update for Cyberpunk 2077 on Wednesday, a hotfix for the game’s recent 1.22 patch. This time, CDPR is targeting quests and open-world bugs, including Cyberpunk 2077’s first “retrofix.” Most of the bug fixes contained within the update address quest progression problems, but there’s also another round of … Read more

Google is adding COVID-19-related information to searches for travel

Google is adding COVID-19-related information to searches for travel

Google has unveiled new tools to help people planning their first post-vaccination vacations, as COVID-19 restrictions and requirements still vary widely among domestic and international travel destinations. A Google search for flights, hotels, or things to do will now also bring up results for any COVID-19-related travel advisories or restrictions at the searcher’s destination. Google … Read more