Looking to leave Spotify? New subscribers can get 3 free months of Amazon Music Unlimited
Screenshot: Ty Pendlebury/CNET This week, music streaming giant Spotify came under fire for its partnership with controversial podcast host Joe Rogan. Starting on Friday, legendary musicians Neil Young and Joni Mitchell pulled their discography from the streaming service, precipitating a growing boycott of the streaming service. If you’re one... Read more
A DDoS Attack Wiped Out Andorra’s Internet
This week, hacktivism entered a new phase, as a group known as Cyber Partisans used ransomware to disrupt trains in Belarus. The hackers demanded the release of political prisoners and a promise that Belarus Railways wouldn’t transport Russian troops amid mounting tensions in Ukraine. While nation state actors have... Read more
Report: 4 critical growth areas for companies in 2022
Did you miss a session from the Future of Work Summit? Head over to our Future of Work Summit on-demand library to stream. The latest report from Deloitte focuses on where companies find themselves nearly two years into the pandemic and what it will take for them to enable the next... Read more
Smartphone-Controlled Gadgets for More Fun
Our phones can now do a lot of things we never imagined. Here’s a list of some fun, new gadgets, all of which are smartphone-controlled. With our smartphones, we can check our crypto wallets, utilize social media, take images that are as good as those taken by professional cameras,... Read more
What are Nvidia G-Sync and AMD FreeSync and which do I need?
Nvidia and AMD There are many ways to compensate for the disconnect between screen updates and gameplay frame rate, ranging from the brute force method of simply capping your game’s frame rate to match your monitor’s refresh rate to the more intelligent realm of variable refresh rate. VRR enables... Read more
The Internet Gave Rise to ‘Cancel Culture OCD’
However it’s packaged, purity—of mind, body, planet—doesn’t exist. “There is no primordial state we might wish to get back to, no Eden we have desecrated, no pretoxic body we might uncover through enough chia seeds and kombucha,” writes Canadian philosopher Alexis Shotwell in her 2016 treatise Against Purity. Purism,... Read more
Drive smarter decision-making with explainable machine learning
Did you miss a session from the Future of Work Summit? Head over to our Future of Work Summit on-demand library to stream. This article was contributed by Berk Birand, CEO of Fero Labs. Is the hype around AI finally cooling? That’s what some recent surveys would suggest. Most executives now... Read more
Secure IoT Gadgets: Our Pressing Need
The IoT has evolved from an idea in the early 2000s to daily reality. However, it is a major challenge to provide 100% secure IoT gadgets. Wearables, smart speakers, smart thermostats, and smart lighting, among other things, have replaced PCs and smartphones in our daily lives. On one side,... Read more
Best webcams from 1080p to 4K for 2022
Once upon a time, a good webcam used to matter only for business travel, long-distance relationships and other geographically challenged communication. Now so many of us are socializing from afar and working remotely that this once afterthought product has been thrust into the spotlight. If you’ve bought a new laptop in... Read more
What It’s Like to Give Up Air Travel to Curb Climate Change
One of the most joyful parts of being a parent is introducing your child to the rest of the world, whether it’s the beaches of Maui, the palm trees of LA, the streets of New York City, or simply taking them to your hometown so they get to know... Read more