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Best speakerphone in 2020 for working from home

27-Oct-2020 06:25

Doing a lot of conference calls from home these days using Zoom, Microsoft Teams or another platform? These compact speakerphones will really improve your audio experience.

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San Francisco and Oakland Drop Covid-19 Testing Program Run by Google Sister Company Verily

27-Oct-2020 06:10

San Francisco and Alameda counties have stopped using Verily, Google’s health-focused sister company, to test for the novel coronavirus, on Monday.

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Black Friday preview at Walmart: 4K TV deals starting at just $199.99

27-Oct-2020 05:37

Early Walmart Black Friday deals include cheap 4K TVs starting at just $199.99.

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The Biggest Fears About Facebook's Acquisition of Oculus Are Coming True

27-Oct-2020 05:35

back in 2014—two years before the was released—it wasn’t entirely clear what plans the social media giant had for the fledging virtual reality company.

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Now is the right time to get a grill for fall -- save up to 57% at Home Depot

27-Oct-2020 05:34

Today only, get a Kamado ceramic grill for $300. Or save 40% on a pellet grill and smoker. There are almost 2 dozen grills on sale.

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The founder of one of the world's biggest web hosting companies is launching a mysterious new brand

27-Oct-2020 05:16

Brent Oxley, the founder of HostGator, is finally returning to web hosting with his new venture.

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Batwoman: First look at Javicia Leslie in her new Batsuit costume

27-Oct-2020 04:07

"It was important viewers could tell by the silhouette that Batwoman was a Black girl." See the actor in her new costume for season 2 on The CW.

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The best toaster ovens for 2020

27-Oct-2020 03:56

Toaster ovens are bulky, inefficient and outdated. There, I said it. Now let's find the ones that are actually worth it.

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Former Facebook moderators worried for the upcoming US election

27-Oct-2020 03:35

Photo by Michele Doying / The Verge

When Viana Ferguson was a content moderator for Facebook, she came across a post that she immediately recognized as racist: a photo of a white family with a Black child that had a caption reading “a house is not a home without a pet.” But she had a hard time convincing her manager that the picture was not just an innocent photo of a family.

“She didn’t seem to have the same perspective, there was no reference I could use,” Ferguson said. She pointed out that there was no pet in the photo, but the manager also told her, “Well, there’s also no home in the picture.”

Ferguson said it was one of several examples of the lack of structure and support Facebook moderators face in their day-to-day jobs, a vast majority of which are performed for...

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The iPhone 12 Feels Like a $1,000 Phone

27-Oct-2020 03:00

With four iPhone 12 options to choose from this fall, ranging in price from $700 all the way to $1,100, it feels like Apple has muddied the waters a bit. That’s not necessarily a bad thing, because the company extended flagship features across the lineup. But it does make things a bit complicated. For the first time,…

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