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With contested vote tallies, concerns over Census data, and now the Covid-19 death toll, 2020 marks the ugly climax of a long dispute.
By using metadata instead of content to spot suspicious behavior, the social network can keep privacy intact.
Amid the pandemic, life has moved online. That's good news for the tech giants that run data centers, and the companies that supply them.
Given the pandemic, how will emergency experts cope with evacuating people who might fear shared shelters, refuse to wear masks, and distrust authorities?
If you’re stuck working or studying from home for a while, here are some tips to make your internet perform better and speed up your Wi-Fi.
In the first two weeks of May, they've hit the dark web, hawking 200 million stolen records from over a dozen companies.
The bride and groom had a month and a half to move their ceremony online. Here's how they did it, from the AV setup to instructions for guests.
The disease once paralyzed 350,000 children each year; vaccination campaigns brought it down to just a few hundred cases. Then, the pandemic struck.
Online costume retailers and Etsy are doing what they can to keep up with demand. In other Bat-adjacent news, HBO Max is going to #ReleaseTheSnyderCut of 'Justice League'.
Next time your eyes are drawn to a billboard or a commercial facade, try to notice what it’s obscuring.
Developing a vaccine that’s both effective and safe is grueling, methodical work. And once we have one, we’ll need many, many doses too.
Covid-19 has laid bare many flaws of industrialized animal agriculture. Plant- and cell-based alternatives offer a more resilient solution.
Should you get a Roku, Amazon Fire TV, Chromecast, Apple TV, or Android TV device? We've been testing them all for years, and these are our favorite movie and TV streaming devices for 4K or HD TVs.
A Toronto lab recycles carbon dioxide into more useful chemicals, using materials it discovered with artificial intelligence and supercomputers.
A composer and the co-creator of Siri are trying to create background music that responds to the listener's feelings.
SpaceX is preparing for the first crewed launch of its Crew Dragon capsule. Engineers have spent years planning for what happens if things go awry.
Lightweight, affordable, and fun. There's much to love about Lenovo's $300 laptop.
We've got suggestions for classics to rediscover, what to read if your brother is driving you nuts, plus ideas to help you process this whole Covid situation.
Everything you need to know to successfully backup and restore your contacts, music, photos, and apps from one iPhone, iPad, or iPod to another.
Population density didn’t make Covid-19 worse in New York City. If you want to know what went wrong, you have to think a lot smaller.