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It’s best to assume your work computer is monitored and act accordingly. Here are some less obvious tasks you should be mindful of.
Spotify is bringing people together in an unusual way.
There’s never been so much technology to help optimize your time on the mountains.
You might want to think twice before plugging in at an airport or on the train.
New devices are getting closer to replicating the Babel fish, which in the “Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy” sits in your ear and instantly translates any foreign language.
Black Friday will throw a lot of deals your way. These are the ones that are actually worth your time and money.
The deal represents an aggressive attempt by Google to bolster its lineup of hardware products.
Podcasts featuring inmates. The evolution of social media. The writing of Stephen Hawking. All are routes to thinking about race and identity, says Lauretta Charlton, editor of Race/Related.
The sharing economy has made it possible to be even more demanding, on demand. We tested apps for when you need a swim, a nap, a boat or a foodie experience.
Apps like Flo and Clue are shifting from just tracking your health data to using it to make evaluations about your health risks. Their tools may not always be accurate.
Los Angeles streets are dotted with Skittles-colored scooters and e-bikes that have one thing in common: They’re electric, and they need juice.
iOS 13, Apple’s new operating system for the iPhone, comes with tons of new tools under the hood. Here are some of the most helpful.
There are many websites and tech tools for covering football nationally, Ken Belson says. (The beat doesn’t hurt his fantasy team, either.)
After a car accident, a dash cam can be your most reliable — and, often, only — eyewitness to prove it wasn’t your fault. Here are the models we recommend.
Plus, the monthlong strike at General Motors may be over soon.
Gridwise, Mystro and others help drivers predict where to get the best routes, and also manage the nitty-gritty for tax purposes.
Media companies merged to take on tech, and tech giants are producing media. Edmund Lee, a media reporter, has his eyes on what comes next.
Visitors to the Louvre will experience Leonardo da Vinci’s world through a virtual-reality tour that brings them closer to the masterpiece than ever before.
Google’s Pixel 4 is the newest example of how computational photography is driving the future of phone cameras.