Tech News and Reviews

‘Palm Springs’ Is a Timely Comedy About Being Stuck in

Here’s the twist: That ending, in these times, can feel incredibly stressful and borderline upsetting. Yes, this is a very weird reaction, especially considering the film’s rather tidy, cheerful finish. Palm Springs was intended for a theatrical release, not a straight-to-streaming one, and under any other circumstances, it’d be the perfect movie for a hot […]

Disney CEO stresses Hamilton’s importance to Disney Plus in private

When Hamilton landed on Disney Plus last week, it seemed like everyone was clamoring to watch it. In a new company all-hands, CEO Bob Chapek stressed that Hamilton brought in a lot of new subscribers and played an important part in Disney Plus’ growth, according to an audio recording obtained by The Verge. Chapek didn’t […]

Neo-Nazis Are Running Out of Places to Hide Online

Telegram had truly hit a nerve. The place that had been such a reliable safe haven for the far right was becoming unignorably hostile. That said, some of the community’s distress signals sounded a lot like their post-Christchurch prepping amid increasing removals on platforms like Discord: “We will be experiencing a potential purge of Telegram […]

Major iOS 14 Features and How to Download the Public

The iPhone’s software is getting a face-lift this year. At its virtual Worldwide Developers Conference in June, Apple previewed the many upgrades coming to your iPhone in the next version of its mobile operating system, iOS 14. Notably, your home screen could look very different, and the iPhone could become your new car key in […]

iOS 14, iPadOS 14 Public Beta: How to Download and

Apple at WWDC 2020 unveiled iOS 14 and iPadOS 14, which has since been available as developer betas. Now, the Cupertino-based tech giant has announced that the first public beta builds of both iOS 14 and iPadOS 14 are available and ready to download. The latest version of iOS brings a slew of new features […]

iOS 14, iPadOS 14 First Public Beta Builds Released: How

The first public beta of iOS 14 and iPadOS 14 is now available for download. Apple has brought the new software releases less than a month after offering a couple of developer beta versions. The iOS 14 and iPadOS 14 public beta 1 versions give us a glimpse of all the new features that are […]

Tech’s Role in the Future of Health and Public Safety

In the last few decades, technological innovations have transformed healthcare and public safety. Telehealth services, digitization of healthcare processes, and smart technologies and solutions have improved operational efficiencies, public awareness, and quality of patient care in many parts of the world. In the next few years, strategic investments in IT solutions and services in the […]

Ruling in EU Apple tax case due on July 15:

The European Union’s second-highest court will next week rule in an appeal by Apple and Ireland against an EU ruling for the U.S. company to pay 13 billion euros ($16 billion) in back taxes, the Irish government said. The European Commission ordered Apple in 2016 to pay the taxes it said were owed to Ireland. […]

Facebook suspends disinformation network tied to staff of Brazil’s Bolsonaro

Facebook Inc has suspended a network of social media accounts it said were used to spread divisive political messages online by employees of Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro and two of his sons. The company said that despite efforts to disguise who was behind the activity, it had found links to the staff of two Brazilian […]

Facebook Removes False Accounts Linked to Brazil’s Bolsonaro

Social media giant Facebook said Wednesday that it has removed dozens of accounts, some used by employees of Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro and two of his lawmaker sons. The company said its decision was based on the creation of false profiles that engaged in “coordinated inauthentic behavior.” “We could see that there were employees of […]