Category: Internet

The state of ethnic minorities in U.S. tech: 2020

The tech industry has been talking about increasing minority participation for decades — I wrote my first story on the topic for an IEEE Computer Society magazine in...

The Cheating Scandal That Ripped the Poker World Apart

Mike Postle was on another tear. The moonfaced 42-year-old was deep into a marathon poker session at Stones Gambling Hall, a boxy glass-and-steel casino wedged between...

WandaVision Trailer Sets Up a Weird New MCU Expansion

WandaVision trailer is here, if you can make sense of it. Disney and Marvel have unveiled a one-minute trailer for the first Disney+ Marvel series, which follows the...

Researchers Uncover 6-Year Cyber Espionage Campaign Targeting Iranian Dissidents

Capping off a busy week of charges and sanctions against Iranian hackers, a new research offers insight into what’s a six-year-long ongoing surveillance campaign...

Creative Emmys 2020 winners: The Mandalorian and Watchmen score most awards – CNET

Disney’s The Mandalorian series grabs the most awards at this year’s Creative Arts Emmys. Disney Plus Baby Yoda seems to be a good luck charm for The...

Federal Judge Blocks Trump Administration's U.S. WeChat Ban

A federal judge in San Francisco has blocked the Trump administration’s order that would have banned Chinese-owned app WeChat, which millions in the U.S. use to...

Q&A: Airtable CEO talks up automation, low-code and team collaboration

It’s been a big week for Airtable and its customizable spreadsheet platform. On top of unveiling new features designed to boost its automation, low-code and team...

19 Best Weekend Deals: Cameras, Apple Gear, and Games

There’s always a nice calm between the end of Labor Day sales and the deluge of holiday sales that will soon be upon us. It’s like we’re in the eye of...

The Best TV Series on Netflix in India [September 2020]

The best series on Netflix tend to come from Netflix. One in two shows below carry the Netflix branding, though admittedly, Netflix does tend to use it liberally. But...

A Bug Could Let Attackers Hijack Firefox for Android via Wi-Fi Network

Dear Android users, if you use the Firefox web browser on your smartphones, make sure it has been updated to version 80 or the latest available version on the Google...

Large bat colony drives National Weather Service's radar batty – CNET

If you’re this close to a Mexican free-tailed bat, you’re probably too close.  Video screenshot by Bonnie Burton/CNET It’s not Halloween yet, but that...

Users Flock To Cameo To Celebrate Life's Events During The Pandemic

It’s tough marking special events these days. The New Yorker’s Naomi Fry explains many people are now turning to an app called Cameo for personalized...