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WorkJam raises $50 million to help companies engage with frontline workers
As businesses adapt to a world of remote working and isolation during the COVID-19 pandemic, they have an opportunity to rethink how they operate not just over the next few months but far into the future. While many employees are figuring out to work from home — other workers,... Read more
Every upcoming phone available this spring and summer of 2020
Despite the current situation the world is dealing with, phone companies still plan to release new phones this starting this month and well into the summer. While some of us might be tightening the belt right about now, manufacturers like Apple and Samsung are at this very moment still... Read more
GM Pivots to Building Ventilators, and More Car News This Week
How are you doing? As we move into the second month of the US’ coronavirus crisis, it’s the question that’s peppered every email, text, and Slack message. Like most simple queries, the answer is often, “Well, it’s complicated.” Essential workers—like those who staff emergency rooms and grocery stores—feel fortunate... Read more
Mercedes-AMG CLA 35 review: A luxury car loaded with tech and safety
I’ve been reviewing cars from a tech point of view in preparation for the arrival of self-driving vehicles. Those self-driving cars still aren’t here, so I had to settle for a Mercedes-AMG CLA 35. This Mercedes-Benz model wasn’t an electric car. But it was a luxurious vehicle loaded with... Read more
iPhone SE: Every spec, rumor and the launch date
The 2020 iPhone SE is widely speculated to be modeled after the iPhone 8 (pictured above), but with upgraded internals. Eric Franklin/CNET Apple is expected to launch a more affordable phone in the coming days, which could be the first of at least five iPhones anticipated to launch in 2020.... Read more
7 Best Pizza Ovens (2020): Outdoor, Indoor, Gas, and Wood
As anxiety about Covid-19 soars, we turn to baked goods to comfort ourselves. But while everyone is nurturing their sourdough starters, I’m hoarding yeast and flour for another reason. With enough cheese, tomato sauce, and arugula, homemade pizzas are a complete meal. They’re irresistible, easy to make, and customizable... Read more
Facebook is selling refurbished Rift CV1s as Rift S remains sold out in U.S.
The Oculus Rift S and Quest are still out of stock, so in the U.S. Facebook is temporarily selling a “limited supply” of refurbished original Rifts for $299. That’s $100 less than the Rift S, which is priced at $399. The listing is only available in the U.S. The original Oculus... Read more
Every upcoming phone available this spring and summer of 2020
Despite the current situation the world is dealing with, phone companies still plan to release new phones this starting this month and well into the summer. While some of us might be tightening the belt right about now, manufacturers like Apple and Samsung are at this very moment still... Read more
Why Do Matter Particles Come in Threes?
The universe has cooked up all sorts of bizarre and beautiful forms of matter, from blazing stars to purring cats, out of just three basic ingredients. Electrons and two types of quarks, dubbed “up” and “down,” mix in various ways to produce every atom in existence. Original story reprinted... Read more
40 more game companies join WHO #PlayApartTogether coronavirus awareness campaign
40 more game companies have joined the World Health Organization (WHO) #PlayApartTogether coronavirus awareness campaign. And more the campaign has gained more than 4.7 billion consumer media impressions worldwide. The promotional campaign, organized by the game industry on behalf of the WHO, encourages healthy physical distancing by bringing special events, exclusives,... Read more