Top News: Facebook launches CatchUp, an audio-only calling app that shows who’s ready to chat now

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CatchUp does seem to take some inspiration from Houseparty, in that users in CatchUp can designate when they’re available to talk by setting their status in the app. This is similar to how Houseparty’s video chat app also lets you see who’s live, by sending out notifications when friends open the app and flagging them as “here” in the app’s interface.

Top News: The Razr Hasn’t Even Been Out for Six Months, But Rumors Say a New One Could Arrive This Fall

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Motorola’s rebooted Razr with a flexible screen hasn’t even been on sale for a full six months, but according to new rumors, there could be a new model due out before the end of the year with significantly beefier specs, updated software, and even 5G support.

Top News: Razer Gigantus V2 might be bigger than your desk

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Razer just released their most massive mouse mat to date, the Razer Gigantus V2 3XL. The Razer Gigantus V2 comes in four sizes, starting with the “M” size, at 14.18 x 10.84 x 0.12 inches. There’s also an L size that’s 17.73 x 15.76 x 0.12 inches, and an XXL size at 37.04 x 16.15 x 0.16 inches. The largest version is the Razer Gigantus V2 3XL at 0.16 x 21.67 x 47.28 inches large.

Top News: How to watch SpaceX’s first Demo-2 astronaut launch live

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After nearly a decade of hitching rides to space with rockets from other countries, NASA will be sending two astronauts back to the International Space Station from U.S. soil. This mission, called Demo-2, is a joint task between NASA and Elon Musk’s SpaceX company. NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley will be returning to space, and NASA is making this event easier to watch than any previous one.

Top News: The OnePlus 8 Is The First Phone To Support 90fps In Fortnite

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You might not immediately think of the OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro as gaming phones, but that’s likely about to change with them now supporting 90fps gameplay in Fortnite. Not because it’s possible, but because the OnePlus 8 series are the first phones to support this. That being said, the feature will no doubt make its way to other phones in due time. A handful of other devices offer the ability to turn things up to a 90Hz refresh rate.

Top News: When will iPhone go portless? New clues surface

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It would seem only a matter of time before the iPhone is released without a Lightning port. Rumors over the past several years suggest that Apple’s inclusion of Qi-standard wireless charging abilities in the iPhone point toward a completely port-free collection of handheld communication devices. An insider tip this week says Apple’s not quite there yet with the iPhone 12 for 2020, but might be ready to roll in 2021.

Top News: Daily Crunch: SpaceX’s first astronaut launch is a ‘go’

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1. NASA and SpaceX confirm SpaceX’s first ever astronaut launch is a ‘go’. SpaceX’s Falcon 9 and Crew Dragon spacecraft are now set to fly with NASA astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken onboard, making a trip to the International Space Station. Both the agency and SpaceX announced yesterday that they have officially passed the final flight readiness review, meaning everything is now a ‘go’ for launch.

Top News: Best Father’s Day Deals 2020: Early sales, price drops & gift ideas

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Father’s Day 2020 takes place on June 21, which means that we are less than a month away from it. If you are looking to pick up a gift or two for the dads in your life, you’ll want to shop smart and check out all the best Father’s Day deals. Retailers around the internet will be promoting sales over the next few weeks now that Memorial Day is officially behind us.

Top News: XRSpace is former HTC chief’s new 5G headset and VR world

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It’s unclear if the world needs a new virtual reality headset, but former HTC CEO Peter Chou is convinced the answer is yes – and his new project XRSpace comes complete with a full VR world too. Coming out of a three year development process, the 5G-connected XRSpace Mova is an “extended reality” untethered headset that will integrate with the company’s new XRSpace Manova social reality platform.