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ICE uses data brokers to bypass surveillance restrictions, report finds

A new study from Georgetown Law finds that the Immigrations and Customs Enforcement agency has created a vast surveillance apparatus by combining...

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House of the Dragon’s latest trailer brings Westeros’ most powerful houses together

The latest trailer for HBO’s upcoming Game of Thrones prequel House of the Dragon brings all of Westeros’ families together before the Targaryen...

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The fight to unionize Amazon’s warehouses

Recently, workers at several Amazon facilities in Alabama and New York have voted on whether to unionize. It’s part of a long struggle between...

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What a billion square feet of warehouses looks like

California’s Inland Empire is a canary in the coal mine for America’s warehouse boom. Researchers mapped 1 billion square feet of warehouses in...

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Researchers find Amazon uses Alexa voice data to target you with ads

A research report titled, "Your Echos are Heard: Tracking, Profiling, and Ad Targeting in the Amazon Smart Speaker Ecosystem," investigates...

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A warming world gives viruses more chances to hitchhike from species to species

New research warns that climate change could make it easier for viruses to leap from one species to another. That ultimately puts humans at greater...

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Lincoln’s new electric concept car uses lo-fi beats and ‘fragrances’ to elevate your state of mind

Lincoln said it would release three EVs by 2025, and a brand new electric model by 2026. It also released a new concept, the Lincoln Star, that it...

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How a sustainability scientist uses TikTok to fight climate anxiety with solutions

Alaina Wood is a climate communicator and sustainability scientist that uses her platform on TikTok to minimize eco-anxiety and spread information...

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YouTube outage blanks out the sidebar, causes problems on TVs and game consoles

YouTube is having problems, and one of the most noticeable issues is a missing sidebar on its homepage. YouTube is aware of the outage, which is also...

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Dell partners with Tile to help find lost styluses

Dell’s new stylus, the Premier Rechargeable Active Pen has built-in finding technology provided by Tile, which means you can use the object-tracing...

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PayPal pauses service in Russia, citing ‘violent military aggression’

PayPal has halted its operations in Russia in response to the country’s invasion of Ukraine. The company previously stopped accepting new Russian...

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Russia’s Yandex ‘pauses’ autonomous vehicle testing in the US

Yandex, a technology company based in Russia, is shutting down its autonomous vehicle testing in the US. The company is also pausing its sidewalk...

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Google pauses all ad sales in Russia ‘in light of the extraordinary circumstances’

Google has paused all ad sales in Russia. It’s the latest example of US tech companies being pulled into the conflict between Russia and the West....

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Twitter pauses ads in Ukraine and Russia amid growing conflict

Twitter has temporarily halted advertisements in Ukraine and Russia to ensure public safety information remains visible. Twitter is putting a...

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Tesla CEO Elon Musk accuses the SEC of ‘leaking’ information

Elon Musk is accusing the Securities and Exchange Commission of leaking information from a federal investigation into his company. Elon Musk is...

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Facebook whistleblower accuses company of failing to address climate change misinformation

Frances Haugen’s lawyers have filed two new complaints with the SEC, alleging Facebook mislead investors about its efforts to tackle COVID-19 and...

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What is all the hype around WiFi 7?

Both Qualcomm and MediaTek are developing WiFi 7 standard. Products with Wi-Fi 7 are expected to hit the market starting in 2023. WiFi 6...

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Nvidia’s RTX 3090 Ti is still missing, and the company refuses to say what’s going on

Nvidia promised more RTX 3090 Ti at the end of January, and then went quiet. We still don’t know when the RTX 3090 Ti is launching, or its price....

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Fantastical’s new update focuses on making scheduling easier

Fantastical’s new update contains an "Openings" feature, which lets you send a link to someone so they can book an appointment with you...

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Razer no longer claims its Zephyr mask uses ‘N95-grade’ filters

Razer recently changed its description of the filters included with its Zephyr and upcoming Zephyr Pro masks. Previously, Razer claimed they offered...

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Mozilla pauses accepting crypto donations following backlash

Mozilla has announced that it would be pausing the ability to accept cryptocurrency donations following significant backlash spurred in part by a...

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Samsung’s new TV remote uses radio waves from your router to stay charged

Aside from harnessing solar energy, Samsung’s 2022 Eco Remote also can keep its battery charged by "collecting routers’ radio waves and...

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LG’s new recipe service uses Walmart and Amazon Fresh to deliver ingredients

LG’s ThinQ Recipe app and service is powered by SideChef to deliver ingredients from over 10,000 recipes using Walmart and Amazon Fresh without...

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Go read this investigation on the environmental racism of Amazon warehouses

Amazon places a majority of its warehouses in communities of color, according to a new investigation. That ultimately burdens these neighborhoods...

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Apple’s AR headset reportedly uses 3D sensors for hand tracking

Analyst Ming-chi Kuo says Apple’s AR headset will use advanced 3D sensors for a hand-tracking interface. A second model may follow in 2024....

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As warehouses take off, they need to kick natural gas

Warehouses are the new king of commercial real estate, which could change the sector’s impact on climate change. Warehouses are increasingly...

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Alphabet is launching a company that uses AI for drug discovery

Google parent company Alphabet is launching a new company called Isomorphic Laboratories which will use AI tools for drug discovery. It will build...

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Tempo’s simplified smart home gym uses an iPhone to track your workouts

Tempo is launching the Tempo Move, a new home workout setup that ditches the original’s 42-inch touchscreen with Microsoft’s Azure Kinect sensors...

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