Google Doodle celebrates pioneering doctor whose work helped develop the polio vaccine

121 years ago, on April 1, 1899, Dame Jean Macnamara, an Australian doctor and medical scientist whose work contributed to the development of a vaccine for polio, was born.

YouTube is working on a TikTok competitor called ‘Shorts’

TikTok, which recently hit 41 million daily active users outside of China, may soon have some real competition on its hands. YouTube is currently working on a new...

It took a coronavirus outbreak for self-driving cars to become more appealing

Suddenly, a future full of self-driving cars isn't just a sci-fi pipe dream. What used to be considered a scary, uncertain technology for many Americans looks more like an...

Coronavirus quarantine has us all feeling like teens again

A few weeks ago (or maybe it was days — time means nothing to me anymore), a push notification on my phone alerted me that my friend had tagged...

Google stops selling Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL

Google is no longer selling its Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL phones in its online store.  Android Police noticed that the web pages that previously contained...

Spotify Kids is here to keep your children busy while you’re stuck at home

If you're stuck in the house with the kids and don't know how to keep them entertained, Spotify has your back. The music streaming service launched its...

AT&T to increase mobile hotspot data by 15GB in April

We're all leaning on our mobile data a little more these days, which is why AT&T is giving mobility customers and small businesses a boost to help them through...
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Facebook is working on a coronavirus… reaction button?

When Facebook introduced reaction buttons in 2015 that let you respond to a post with a heart or a sad face instead of just a "like," it was a huge improvement. 

Apple buys Dark Sky, leaving Android users out in the rain

The forecast is dreary for Dark Sky on Android. The popular weather app announced Tuesday that it had been acquired by Apple, making it the latest...

7 tips to help you observe Trans Day of Visibility

Amid a global pandemic, and on the eve of Trans Day of Visibility, Idaho Gov. Brad Little still found a way to limit transgender rights, signing two bills into law on...