How tech leaders can do more for racial justice than just tweet

Solidarity is nice, but jobs and investment in black workers and businesses are better. Many tech leaders and companies have tweeted out support for the Black Lives Matter...

Talkspace bails on the Facebook deal, CEO cites ‘violence, racism, and lies’

Feeling empowered to walk away when things go bad is key to all healthy relationships.  On Monday, the CEO of the online therapy app Talkspace provided a perfect...

Entry-level 13-inch MacBook Pro memory upgrade doubles in price

If you were gearing up to purchase an entry-level 13-inch MacBook Pro this week, be prepared for a shock. The relatively cheap and desirable upgrade to 16GB of RAM doubled in...

Do-nothing Zuckerberg privately expressed ‘disgust’ over Trump’s comments

Mark Zuckerberg wants to have it both ways.  The Facebook CEO has gone out of his way to publicly, and privately appease Donald Trump as the president spews violent rhetoric about...

E-scooters just started to return, but Lime, Bird pull them amid protests

Electric scooters are off the streets again. First, the coronavirus outbreak prompted scooter-share companies to remove the devices in March. Just recently more of the two-wheelers...

Sony made the right call and postponed the PlayStation 5 reveal

You'll have to wait a bit longer for a first glimpse of the PlayStation 5. And you know what? That's totally fine. Sony moved to postpone...

White House protesters were tear-gassed because Trump wanted to create a photo op

Protesters peacefully exercising their First Amendment right outside the White House were tear-gassed on Monday. Why? So that Donald Trump — a former reality TV star  — could have...

Police scanner app catapults to the top of the App Store

Protesters just made a police scanner the most popular paid iOS app in the country. On Monday, 5-0 Radio Police Scanner, which costs $5, was the number...

Waymo’s self-driving minivans will return to California streets in June

Waymo is ready to get back to the business of being on the streets of California. The Alphabet-owned company shut down a public testing program for...

Mark Zuckerberg ‘expressed concerns’ in Trump phone call, so that should fix everything

Mark Zuckerberg has reportedly suggested to President Donald Trump, in a roundabout fashion, that perhaps the poster-in-chief could tone it down a little. For him? Pretty please?