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Instagram’s ‘On This Day’ notifications are a jarring reminder of life before coronavirus

My friend Grace and I are lying on the floor, laughing, with barely an inch between us. It's the end of the first raucous night of her bachelorette weekend,...

SpaceX stops all employees from using Zoom

With millions of people self-isolating around the world, video chat services have become very popular, but do they pose a risk to our privacy and security? SpaceX thinks so, as it...

Instacart will provide ‘safety kits’ to Shoppers, but still no hazard pay

It's been three days since Instacart gig workers went on strike to demand better pay, sick leave, and safety measures from the worker-powered grocery delivery company. Instacart has now...

YouTube will allow creators to monetize coronavirus videos—with a few exceptions

YouTube has once again changed its policies on coronavirus content. The Google-owned video giant announced on Thursday that creators in its partner program "can now monetize...

Every HBO title you can stream for free while social distancing

HBO is joining the streaming industry's social distancing efforts with #StayHomeBoxOffice. On Thursday, the TV and movie provider announced it would be offering select content free to everyone...

Zoom was secretly mining LinkedIn data and sharing it with some users

It’s becoming pretty clear that Zoom was not ready for the influx of users it received due to the coronavirus pandemic. The latest issue: the service was secretly collecting LinkedIn...

Moto G Power, with massive battery for only $249, is available for preorder

Motorola made two affordable phones available for pre-order today: The Moto G Power and the Moto G Stylus.  Both are fairly classic entry-level devices with 6.4-inch LCD displays, 4GB...

U.S. broadband holding up under WFH strain says Speedtest report

While Americans hunker down to wait out the COVID-19 storm and online schooling goes into full swing, U.S. broadband speeds are largely holding up to the challenge, according to new...

Instagram’s ‘On This Day’ notifications are a jarring reminder of life before coronavirus

My friend Grace and I are lying on the floor, laughing, with barely an inch between us. It's the end of the first raucous night of her bachelorette weekend,...

Quarantine streaming is changing the definition of ‘primetime’ TV

People are streaming a lot of movies and TV shows while staying home during the coronavirus pandemic. In fact, because so much television is being watched during unconventional daytime...