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Poll workers, who skew elderly, are in short supply during the pandemic. Meet some of the young people trying to make up the gap.
The show attempts to address flaws in the health care system—and in failing to do so, proves how much more attention mental illness needs.
In the beginning, there was ESPN+, then Disney+. Now that CBS All Access is becoming Paramount+, it’s time to call a moratorium.
Plus: U2’s iPod partnership, the public sector’s need for tech minds, and unwelcome hurricane visitors.
Blazes on the West Coast are spewing a haze clear across the country. Along the way, the complex chemistry of what we inhale gets even more complex.
This week, we break down Apple’s latest announcements, from new hardware to its push into bundles and home workouts.
After years of neglect, Earth’s other neighbor is back in the spotlight following a major discovery. A private rocket company may be the first to visit.
Brands are seeking new ways to customize messages. A startup that gathers data on when you pick up your phone, or when you go out on a run, can help.
Need a little more desktop real estate, or just tired of hunching over a small screen all day? Here’s how to give your back—and eyes—a break.
From flat-earthers to QAnon to Covid quackery, the video giant is awash in misinformation. Can AI keep the lunatic fringe from going viral?
Nintendo just discontinued the iconic portable game console, but the real 3DS was the friends we made along the way.
No one knows, not even the policy writers or enforcers. And the ambiguity is exacerbating threats to our electoral process.
Authorities charged the vehicle's "safety driver" with criminal negligence, but not the company that developed the technology.
It’s a reversal for an administration that’s been loath to prepare for pandemics or cooperate with China, where Covid-19 jumped from wildlife to people.
A clever new system called Whale Safe listens for the cetacean chorus to alert vessels to slow down, potentially preventing deadly ship strikes.
Not blazing hot, not freezing cold ... autumn is the best season for campers. We've rounded up discounts on campsite gear to better your next adventure.
Obviously this situation sucks for everyone, but I have a few tips to help you make the most of a bad situation. (Also, don't cheat.)
The Internet Archive and the infrastructure company are teaming up to make sure sites never fully go down.
Platforms like Facebook are designed to profit from humans' confirmation bias. Here's how to restore balance to your feed.
The company's newest action camera adds a full-color front screen, 5K, and software enhancements that make capturing the moment easier than ever.