Sonos One review: Alexa has never sounded better

The Sonos One is what I’d call an inevitable product. Sonos has always made speakers that sound excellent, and if you own more than one, the company’s multi-room wireless audio system can fill your entire home or apartment with that top-notch sound. Sonos’ reputation makes consumers gravitate to its products, …

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WhatsApp now lets you share your location in real time

WhatsApp announced today that you’ll be able to share your location in real time with friends on your contact list, a popular feature borrowed from its parent company Facebook. The feature, called Live Location, should be available starting today and is coming to both the iOS and Android versions of …

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Women’s reproductive organs are teeming with microorganisms

Women’s reproductive organs are home to plenty of microorganisms, and identifying them may help us improve women’s health. Scientists have long known that the vagina is home to trillions of bacteria, but much less is known about the community of organisms inhabiting the rest of women’s reproductive tracts — from …

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Storm Ophelia was so unusual, it was literally off the charts

Over the weekend, post-tropical cyclone Ophelia hit an unusual place, Ireland — so unusual that a graphic depicting the storm’s high-speed winds was abruptly cut off. That’s because so few tropical cyclones travel so far northeast that the US National Hurricane Center (NHC) doesn’t include the area in its wind …

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Victims speak up about sexual abuse after Harvey Weinstein scandal

A growing wave of claims across social media has brought attention to harassment and assault in a variety of industries In the wake of high-profile New York Times and New Yorker reports about extensive, long-term sexual abuse of women by Hollywood producer and executive Harvey Weinstein, victims of sexual harassment …

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Facebook Live now has a built-in screen-sharing function

Today, Facebook added the ability to directly share your screen on Facebook Live, as spotted by The Next Web. Previously, third-party software was needed to do the same thing. As shown in the below tweet, the option now appears on the right-hand side under “FaceTime Camera” with a button marked …

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