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Zoom asks Facebook's former chief security officer to help fix its privacy issues

ZOOM ASKS FACEBOOK'S FORMER CHIEF SECURITY OFFICER TO HELP FIX ITS PRIVACY ISSUES

Amid the coronavirus pandemic, millions of people have been forced to transition to working from home. Video conference software like...

Panera is now selling grocery items to spare you from crowded stores

PANERA IS NOW SELLING GROCERY ITEMS TO SPARE YOU FROM CROWDED STORES

The fast-casual chain Panera Bread has announced a new initiative involving the sale of in-demand grocery essentials through its restaurants,...

 
 
 
CDC to ease back-to-work rules for people who self-isolate after coronavirus contact

CDC TO EASE BACK-TO-WORK RULES FOR PEOPLE WHO SELF-ISOLATE AFTER CORONAVIRUS CONTACT

The CDC is expected to issue new back-to-work guidelines for essential personnel who may have been self-isolating at home after coming...

SpaceX says farewell to the original Dragon

SPACEX SAYS FAREWELL TO THE ORIGINAL DRAGON

SpaceX is officially retiring the first version of its Dragon cargo capsule after a successful return to Earth over the weekend. The...

 
 
 
Apple's iPhone 12 release may not happen until December

APPLE'S IPHONE 12 RELEASE MAY NOT HAPPEN UNTIL DECEMBER

Apple's iPhone 12 release may be pushed back as far as December. The economic impact of the coronavirus may prompt Apple to delay the...

Google is giving away two free months of Stadia Pro access

GOOGLE IS GIVING AWAY TWO FREE MONTHS OF STADIA PRO ACCESS

Google is giving away two months of free access to Stadia Pro during the coronavirus pandemic. Everyone with a Gmail account in 14...

 
 
 
Doctors just uncovered another unusual coronavirus symptom

DOCTORS JUST UNCOVERED ANOTHER UNUSUAL CORONAVIRUS SYMPTOM

Unusual coronavirus symptoms keep piling up if the empirical findings of a French organization of dermatologists are to be believed. Skin...

Crock-Pot recipes are even more delicious in this discounted $23 slow cooker

CROCK-POT RECIPES ARE EVEN MORE DELICIOUS IN THIS DISCOUNTED $23 SLOW COOKER

Crock-Pot is one of the most beloved kitchen brands out there, and its various slow cookers and multi-use cookers are often best-sellers. The...

 
 
 
Here's the first look at Netflix's Steve Carell-led ‘Space Force,' coming May 29

HERE'S THE FIRST LOOK AT NETFLIX'S STEVE CARELL-LED ‘SPACE FORCE,' COMING MAY 29

Two veterans of The Office (Steve Carell and Office showrunner Greg Daniels) are back for a forthcoming new Netflix series, Space Force...

This compact 65W adapter fast-charges your laptop and phone at the same time

THIS COMPACT 65W ADAPTER FAST-CHARGES YOUR LAPTOP AND PHONE AT THE SAME TIME

A few short years ago, having the ability to fast charge a laptop and a smartphone with the same charger was unthinkable - now there's...

 
 
 
A game-changing coronavirus drug is already here

A GAME-CHANGING CORONAVIRUS DRUG IS ALREADY HERE

The world is racing to develop a vaccine for the novel coronavirus infection, but the first approved candidates likely won't be ready...

Instant Pot makes a huge air fryer oven and it's never been cheaper at Amazon

INSTANT POT MAKES A HUGE AIR FRYER OVEN AND IT'S NEVER BEEN CHEAPER AT AMAZON

Instant Pot is obviously best known for its wildly-popular multi-use cookers, and several best-selling models are discounted right...

 
 
 
Coronavirus unemployment calculator: Find out how much you'll make

CORONAVIRUS UNEMPLOYMENT CALCULATOR: FIND OUT HOW MUCH YOU'LL MAKE

Millions of Americans are filing for unemployment insurance as the novel coronavirus pandemic forced businesses to lay off or furlough...

Amazon's home security cameras with 2-year battery life are down to the lowest prices of 2020

AMAZON'S HOME SECURITY CAMERAS WITH 2-YEAR BATTERY LIFE ARE DOWN TO THE LOWEST PRICES OF 2020

Netgear's Arlo cameras are widely excepted as the best wire-free home security cameras on the market right now. Arlo's battery-powered...

 
 
 
Coronavirus lung scans are a puzzle for doctors

CORONAVIRUS LUNG SCANS ARE A PUZZLE FOR DOCTORS

Not all coronavirus patients appear to have lung damage, despite having low blood-oxygen levels. Scans show healthy lungs, but patients...

Today's best deals: AirPods Pro at Black Friday's price, UV phone sanitizers, $34 ANC headphones, Echo deals, more

TODAY'S BEST DEALS: AIRPODS PRO AT BLACK FRIDAY'S PRICE, UV PHONE SANITIZERS, $34 ANC HEADPHONES, ECHO DEALS, MORE

If you're looking for the hottest daily deals on the web, you've definitely come to the right place. Highlights from Wednesday's roundup...

 
 
 
Doctors don't understand this mysterious condition that kills coronavirus patients

DOCTORS DON'T UNDERSTAND THIS MYSTERIOUS CONDITION THAT KILLS CORONAVIRUS PATIENTS

Doctors treating coronavirus patients have been trying to figure out the immune system's "cytokine storm" that can kill COVID-19 patients. These...

Amazon deal puts Alexa anywhere in your home for $20, or in your car for $30

AMAZON DEAL PUTS ALEXA ANYWHERE IN YOUR HOME FOR $20, OR IN YOUR CAR FOR $30

We've seen different categories of Amazon devices go on sale each day over the past few weeks, and the star of the show this week is...

 
 
 
Get true wireless earbuds with 106 hours of battery life for $30

GET TRUE WIRELESS EARBUDS WITH 106 HOURS OF BATTERY LIFE FOR $30

Ture wireless earbuds are wildly popular right now, but many best-selling options have a big drawback due to their compact design:...

Top 10 new shows everyone's watching on Netflix and TV in coronavirus quarantine

TOP 10 NEW SHOWS EVERYONE'S WATCHING ON NETFLIX AND TV IN CORONAVIRUS QUARANTINE

If you're on the hunt for new shows to watch on TV or on your favorite streaming service, you've definitely come to the right place. This...

 
 
 



Stadia's wider launch begins with a two-month free Stadia Pro trial

Stadia's wider launch begins with a two-month free Stadia Pro trial

Google Stadia is finally starting to roll out to folks outside of its premium purchasers, starting with a free two-month trial of its Staida Pro tier. ... Read more ...

Phone Comparisons: Huawei P40 Pro+ vs Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra

Phone Comparisons: Huawei P40 Pro+ vs Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra

It's time to compare the best Huawei and Samsung have to offer, the Huawei P40 Pro+ vs Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra. These two smartphones are both brand new, pretty much. The... Read more ...

Windows 10 is getting Linux files integration in File Explorer

Windows 10 is getting Linux files integration in File Explorer

Microsoft previously shipped a full Linux kernel in Windows 10, and now the company is planning to fully integrate Linux file access into the built-in File Explorer. A new... Read more ...

Google bans its employees from using Zoom over security concerns

Google bans its employees from using Zoom over security concerns

Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Google is issuing a ban on the use of the Zoom teleconferencing platform for employees. The company is citing security concerns with the... Read more ...

FDA warns dangerous chlorine dioxide products won't cure COVID-19

FDA warns dangerous chlorine dioxide products won't cure COVID-19

The FDA is back with yet another warning about the ‘Miracle Mineral Solution' sold by the Genesis II Church of Health and Healing, this time advising the public not to consume... Read more ...

The 2020 MacBook Air's FaceTime HD Camera Is Still Lousy

The 2020 MacBook Air's FaceTime HD Camera Is Still Lousy

Joanna Stern took the 2020 MacBook Air webcam for a spin, comparing it to other popular laptop webcams and a 2010 MacBook Pro, and found that, while they're all terrible in... Read more ...

Google's Stadia Pro is 'free' for 2 months, but the game-streaming service...

Google's Stadia Pro is 'free' for 2 months, but the game-streaming service still comes with caveats

We reviewed Google Stadia in November, calling it “A glimpse of a future some other company will probably perfect.” The underlying tech? Solid. The platform and business model?... Read more ...

Stadia will lower default settings to reduce internet strain during COVID-19

Stadia will lower default settings to reduce internet strain during COVID-19

Google opened its cloud-based game platform Stadia up to a wider audience today, but notes it has plans to amke changes to its default streaming settings to lessen Stadia's... Read more ...

PlayStation 5's DualSense controller is a return to Sony's legacy of innovation

PlayStation 5's DualSense controller is a return to Sony's legacy of innovation

Haptic feedback and adaptive triggers are true game changers Read more ...

Mondo Reveals New Puzzles For G.I. JOE, THE IRON GIANT, CAPTAIN AMERICA...

Mondo Reveals New Puzzles For G.I. JOE, THE IRON GIANT, CAPTAIN AMERICA, GREMLINS, JURASSIC PARK, and More

For those looking to pass the time while in self-isolation during these strange times, Mondo has revealed a series of eight new puzzles! The Puzzles feature some of their cool... Read more ...