This Week in Cars: The Ford Maverick, a New Bugatti, and a Call to Action

Our trip through the week’s stories including Ford’s newest pickup, an update on the semiconductor crisis, and a plea for help.

A little help? Car and Driver wants you to fill out a survey about your driving habits and preferences, and whether or how they’ve changed in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. We’ll publish some of the findings from the survey in the September issue of our print magazine, and if you provide contact information (totally optional; calm down, Snowden), we may ask to interview you for the story.

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PS5 M.2 SSD expansion will be available to all in an upcoming software update PS5 owners will finally be able Read more

New Mobvoi TicWatches won’t run Wear OS 3 at launch, upgrade in 2022
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Google turned the excitement around its next major update to its Wear OS platform and doused it with the cold Read more

Xiaomi Mi 9 Transparent Edition Updates MIUI 12.5 Stable Version
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The Xiaomi Mi 9 Transparent Discovery Edition mobile phone recently pushed the MIUI 12.5 stable version of the system update, Read more

2022 Isuzu MU-X: Our wish list of extra features for the first update, or sooner
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The new Isuzu MU-X is packed with technology and features, but as with all new models there is room for Read more

watchOS 7.6.1 update is available with a security fix
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ECG app support expanded to 30 additional regions. In addition to releasing iOS 14.7, Apple on Monday released watchOS 7.6, an Read more

Nokia X10 smartphone review: Reliable 5G phone with four cameras
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One to last for a long time. Sustainability is also important for the Nokia X10, which means that buyers get Read more

iOS 15 Public Beta 4: Safari has changed yet again
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You can get the newest features on your iPhone and iPad first—at your own risk. Update 07/29/21: iOS 15 Beta Read more

Windows 11 Is Coming: Here’s What You Need to Know
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Microsoft has officially announced Windows 11, the next major software update, which will be coming to all compatible PCs later Read more

Our Long-Term Volvo S60 Is Still Growing on Us
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We continue to have nice things to say about the 400-hp plug-in-hybrid luxury sedan as it nears the end of Read more

Fallout 76: Steel Reign review
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Fallout 76: Steel Reign sees Bethesda try to reintroduce some of the old magic into its online RPG — with Read more

Motorola’s Edge 20 update flub highlights the big Android frustration
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Motorola’s Android update commitment has ended up overshadowing the launch of its new Edge 20 series smartphones, after hastily-retracted suggestions Read more

Microsoft Surface Duo 2: Troubled by the past, how much will it evolve
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Foldable smartphones have come of age in the last two years or so but when they started out, the first Read more