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Video call lens turns gestures into comic-style text bubbles for when you’re on mute

With video calls now an unfortunate 2020 staple, unmuting your microphone to briefly agree with someone has become a common, awkward nuisance. Fortunately, a new video lens is providing...

Apple’s Face ID is bad, as this police encounter makes painfully clear

Face ID is not your friend.  The biometric security feature, used in lieu of a passcode on Apple's later-model iPhones, allows people to unlock their phones with...

How to combat the invisible labor divide in your own home

There's a reason you've been so exhausted amid the pandemic — especially if you're a mom — and, luckily, it's not a problem that has no name.  It's...

‘Saturday Night Live’ casts Jim Carrey as Joe Biden

Saturday Night Live will return to business as usual for its Oct. 3 premiere, with new episodes filmed in front of a limited New York audience and Jim Carrey joining...

PlayStation 5 preorders are now live — here’s where you can get your hands...

UPDATE: Sept. 16, 2020, 8:48 p.m. EDT PS5 consoles are already listed as "out of stock" at Walmart, Target, and GameStop. Don't fret: We suspect there are more to come....

Facebook actually made something good. It’s called Horizon and it’s only in VR.

I didn’t expect to like Facebook’s Horizon.  That’s not to say I really had any idea of what to expect prior to my first visit to the...

Apple unveils eighth-generation iPad and new iPad Air

In addition to new Apple Watches, Apple's also introduced a few new iPads to its lineup, including the eighth-generation iPad and the new iPad Air.  Starting with...

The Apple Event brought to you from a better world than this one

The Air Quality Index around Apple HQ in Cupertino, California was in the 120 range Tuesday morning — merely "unhealthy," according to my Apple Watch. This seemed a literal...

Apple’s new Fitness+ feature might make Peloton sweat

Apple has just announced Fitness+, a kind of Netflix for exercise videos that also monitors your personal metrics. Peloton is probably sweating, and not in a good way. Revealed...

We’re about to run out of hurricane names

The number of Atlantic storms this year has been exceptional. So exceptional that the World Meteorological Organization is about to run out of names for these churning...