Monday, March 30, 2020

Amazon is the latest to pull out of GDC over coronavirus...

The annual Game Developers Conference just lost another big-name tech company due to coronavirus worries. Amazon Web Services has pulled out of the 2020...

How to protect your privacy on Instagram

My Instagram profile probably reveals more personal details about me than any other social network page. As a result, I started to get creeped...

Porsche opens Europe’s most powerful EV charging park

Porsche just unveiled what might be your dream EV charging park -- if you happen to be swinging through eastern Germany, anyway. The automaker...

The best smart locks

By Jon Chase This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, Wirecutter and Engadget may...

Ring footage might not be very useful for catching criminals

Ring has said that camera footage sent to police can help reduce burglaries and catch criminals, but how effective is it, really? It might...

Gmail for iOS will let you attach items from the Files...

The Gmail iOS app is making it a little easier to send attachments. Previously, users were limited to attaching photos from the camera roll...

Jam lets you safely share streaming app passwords

Can’t afford Netflix and HBO and Spotify and Disney+…? Now there’s an app specially built for giving pals your passwords while claiming to keep...

All the ways China’s coronavirus outbreak is affecting tech

The tech sector is currently feeling the impact of the coronavirus, with companies closing offices, stores, and factories in China as well as restricting...

The Y2K bug could come back sooner than you think

Welcome to Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for...

Chrome will start protecting users from insecure downloads in April

Google Chrome will soon deliver on last year's promise to better protect users from insecure content -- downloads not encrypted via HTTPS -- on...