Category: Technology

Democratic data group Alloy funded by Reid Hoffman shuts down

One of the most expensive, highest-profile efforts to fix the Democratic Party’s data woes is shutting down. Alloy, a group started with $35 million in...

The ultimate holiday gift guide for your audiophile friend » Gadget Flow

Looking for a top-quality, unique gift for your audiophile friend? We’ve researched and compiled a list of the best affordable gadgets they’ll love and will...

Industrial-strength 5G: Key issues and impacts seen by a 3GPP insider

This article is part of the Technology Insight series, made possible with funding from Intel. “The industrial sector needs 5G standalone,” declares Intel senior principal...

The top coding languages recruiters are looking for right now

Knowing how to code is a valuable skill in today’s job market. If you’re interested in learning how to code, consider learning one of the...

This is a magnetic phone case that you’ll want to own » Gadget Flow

Your smartphone case provides a useful service, but have you ever wondered if it could do much more? The FoneDrop limitless phone case ecosystem proves...

Companies cite cost as main reason for not testing employees: study

28% of facilities surveyed by Arizona State University that were not testing workers for coronavirus cited cost as the main reason why.  Smaller companies were...

Gatik raises $22.5 million for autonomous short-haul delivery trucks

Gatik, a startup developing an autonomous vehicle stack for B2B short-haul logistics, today closed a $22.5 million series A round. The company also announced it...

France denies plan to track Muslim children with ID tags

France has denounced a false viral claim that the government will require all Muslim schoolchildren to have an ID tag. On Wednesday, France set out...

Biden’s top tech adviser makes regulation more likely

(Reuters) — President-elect Joe Biden’s top technology adviser helped craft California’s landmark online privacy law and recently condemned a controversial federal statute that protects internet...

A pair of Senate races in Georgia could decide the fate of a $3.4 trillion stimulus plan

The shape and size of a stimulus plan is on the line in the Georgia runoffs on January 5. “It’s everything,” policy expert Heidi Schierholz...

COVID-19 vaccine: AstraZeneca and Oxford say theirs is 70% effective

The University of Oxford and AstraZeneca released positive results for their COVID-19 vaccine on Monday. In a statement, they said the vaccine is 70% effective...

Ted Cruz suggests he won’t give up holiday plans as Texas processes dead bodies

As Texas reels from surging coronavirus cases and deaths, Sen. Ted Cruz is focused on making sure his Thanksgiving holiday goes as planned. Cruz, whose...

Trump: Paris climate deal was ‘designed to kill the American economy’

President Donald Trump on Sunday slammed the Paris climate accord, telling world leaders at the G20 summit that the pact was detrimental to US citizens....

Biden to name longtime adviser Antony Blinken as secretary of state

President-elect Joe Biden is expected to announce Antony Blinken as his pick for secretary of state in one of his first cabinet nominations, Bloomberg News...

Dust mites, fungi, and bacteria build up if you don’t wash your sheets

Following is a transcript of the video. Narrator: No one likes making their bed, let alone washing their sheets. Especially single men. In one survey,...

How car manufacturers use a dynamometer to measure horsepower

Torque and horsepower are both ways of understanding force where torque measures the capacity of a force to twist an object and horsepower measures that...

Youth voting turnout surges in the 2020 US election, boosting Biden

Over half of all voters under the age of 30 voted in the 2020 elections, a record figure, according to data from the Center for...

Photos: People are on long lines for COVID tests ahead of Thanksgiving

Health officials are asking people to avoid large gatherings this week, but people are lining up to get tested in droves ahead of the holiday....

Kamala Harris’s California Senate seat should be filled by a woman of color, say big donors

Some of California’s biggest political donors are urging Gov. Gavin Newsom to choose a woman of color to fill the seat of Vice President-elect Kamala...

The connected car will be the new gaming console

Some 2.5 billion people around the world play video games, with tens of millions more joining their ranks amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Gaming’s growing popularity...

Cyber Monday Deals 2020: Best early deals, important dates, & FAQs

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Cyber Monday is a little more than a week...

Anne Munition interview — Why diversity matters in gaming and streaming

Anne Munition was born for this era. She has been streaming on Twitch since early on, and it’s been about 6.5 years now. She has about...

Moore: Trump will leave office ‘triumphant,’ is like Winston Churchill

Stephen Moore, a conservative economist, said in a Sunday radio interview that President Donald Trump would leave office on a high note due to the...

Vision AI will be the next worldwide web

The web may not be the largest thing to run on the internet (these days it seems like Zoom is) but it was the most...

Sommelier ranked wines from Costco, Target, Trader Joe’s, and BJ’s

Sara Lehman is the private sommelier and lifestyle director of 160 Madison, which is a luxury, residential high-rise building in Manhattan. She also owns the wine...