'SPREE' IS NASTY, CLEVER SATIRE FOR THE INFLUENCER ERA

I never want to watch this movie again. 5/5 stars.

MICROSOFT DUO: PRICE, DETAILS, RELEASE DATE

Microsoft has had to shift its sales pitch from a “work” product to “staying home indefinitely” device.

 
 
 

HOW TO TURN YOUR CAMERA INTO A WEBCAM: CANON, FUJIFILM, GOPRO, AND MORE

Months into the pandemic, webcams are still hard to find. But if you're a shutterbug, you already have a better option.

CANNONDALE QUICK NEO SL REVIEW (2020): A FAST, FUN E-RIDE

This is a powerful electric bike for fun, mostly on-road romps around town.

 
 
 

GOOGLE IS LAUNCHING A GLOBAL EARTHQUAKE-DETECTION NETWORK

A new feature will allow Android devices to collect readings from smartphone sensors and warn users when a tectonic shake-up is imminent.

SCIENTISTS PUT MASKS TO THE TEST-WITH AN IPHONE AND A LASER

When it comes to blocking germs, not all cloth masks are created equal. A new, low-cost testing device literally illuminates which...

 
 
 

HOW FACEBOOK AND OTHER SITES MANIPULATE YOUR PRIVACY CHOICES

Social media platforms repeatedly use so-called dark patterns to nudge you toward giving away more of your data.

HOW TO MAKE REMOTE LEARNING WORK FOR YOUR CHILDREN

If you're preparing for yet another round of homeschooling, we've identified a few ways to make this school year suck just a little...

 
 
 

THE FURIOUS HUNT FOR THE MAGA BOMBER

Scarred by trauma and devoted to Trump, a man began mailing explosives to the president's critics on the eve of an election. Inside...

WITH VP PICK KAMALA HARRIS, JOE BIDEN GETS A DIGITAL JUGGERNAUT

The senator and her team have earned a reputation for savvy online organizing. That could come in handy for a socially distanced presidential...

 
 
 

HOW GOOGLE MEET WEATHERED THE WORK-FROM-HOME EXPLOSION

In the early months of Covid-19, Google's video conferencing platform grew exponentially. Keeping the lights on was no easy task.

WHEN PRIVATE SECURITY CAMERAS ARE POLICE SURVEILLANCE TOOLS

Civil rights activists warn of "mission creep," as cameras installed to prevent break-ins are increasingly used to monitor protesters...

 
 
 

MAYBE NETFLIX AND AMAZON SHOULD JUST BUY THEATER CHAINS

The rules banning movie studios from owning cinemas have been overturned-just in time for theaters in need of a bailout.

FOODIES AND FACTORY FARMERS HAVE FORMED AN UNHOLY ALLIANCE

Their swipes at fake-meat products-Impossible Burgers, Beyond Meat, and all the rest-are pretty much the same.

 
 
 

SOLVE THE COVID-19 TESTING CRUNCH, WIN $5 MILLION

For decades, governments and private organizations like Xprize have put up prizes to spur scientific innovation. But how much can contests...

SAN FRANCISCO WAS UNIQUELY PREPARED FOR COVID-19

Why did an American city beset by inequality and dysfunction face the onset of the pandemic so well? Because history left it ready...

 
 
 

GOOGLE'S PIXEL 4 IS ONE OF THE BEST PHONES, AND IT'S $250 OFF

Google's discontinued handset likely won't be available much longer, but it will still get years of software support.

BELARUS HAS SHUT DOWN THE INTERNET AMID A CONTROVERSIAL ELECTION

Human rights organizations have blamed the Belarusian government for widespread outages.

 
 
 

BLM SUPPORTERS MORE LIKELY TO COMBAT HATE IN VIDEOGAMES, TOO

But our new survey found that just 20 percent of gamers say they stand up to harassment when they see it.

MOOG MUSIC SUBHARMONICON REVIEW: A STRANGE BUT WILD MUSICAL ESCAPE

Moog Music's Subharmonicon is a mashup of two legendary synths that can help unblock your stifled creativity.

 
 
 



US says Iran briefly seizes oil tanker near strategic Strait of Hormuz

US says Iran briefly seizes oil tanker near strategic Strait of Hormuz

The Iranian navy boarded and briefly seized a Liberian-flagged oil tanker near the strategic Strait of Hormuz amid heightened tensions between Tehran and the United States, a... Read more ...

Let it flow: Trump administration eases showerhead rules

Let it flow: Trump administration eases showerhead rules

WASHINGTON - The Trump administration wants to change the definition of a showerhead to let more water flow, addressing a pet peeve of the president who complains he isn't... Read more ...

‘Her story is America's story': Biden and Harris present united front at...

‘Her story is America's story': Biden and Harris present united front at first event together

In their first public appearance as running mates, Joe Biden lauded Kamala Harris on Wednesday as the child of “America's story” who fought for the working class and was ready... Read more ...

Authorities in North Carolina capture man accused of shooting 5-year-old boy...

Authorities in North Carolina capture man accused of shooting 5-year-old boy to death

A 5-year-old boy, Cannon Hinnant, was shot in the head while playing outside his father's home, according to his family. Read more ...

Teen awaits life-changing burn surgery after GoFundMe raises $150K cost...

Teen awaits life-changing burn surgery after GoFundMe raises $150K cost insurance wouldn't cover

This critical surgery to open Brian's airway and save his voice has been made possible by the generosity of people touched by his story. Read more ...

Radical or moderate? President Trump paints Democratic ticket as both

Radical or moderate? President Trump paints Democratic ticket as both

President Donald Trump's campaign is struggling to define Sen. Kamala Harris, Democrat Joe Biden's newly announced running mate, alternating between claims she is too moderate... Read more ...

LIVE: President Trump holds news conference

LIVE: President Trump holds news conference

President Donald Trump is holding a news conference at the White House. Read more ...

Joe Biden, VP pick Kamala Harris make first public appearance as running mates

Joe Biden, VP pick Kamala Harris make first public appearance as running mates

Joe Biden and Sen. Kamala Harris made their first public appearance as running mates on Wednesday at an event in Delaware where they bashed the Trump administration and... Read more ...

NH Primary Source: Doug, Stella Scamman endorse Mayberry for 1st District...

NH Primary Source: Doug, Stella Scamman endorse Mayberry for 1st District U.S. House seat

Republican Matt Mayberry has received the endorsements of influential GOP leaders Doug and Stella Scamman in his bid for the 1st District U.S. House seat. Read more ...

Marion County sheriff forbids masks for deputies, visitors of Marion County...

Marion County sheriff forbids masks for deputies, visitors of Marion County Sheriff's Office

The sheriff of Marion County is telling his deputies and visitors to the Marion County Sheriff's Office that they are forbidden from wearing face masks. Read more ...