The Best Chromebooks for Every Budget

Chromebooks come in a bewildering array of options. Sometimes even trying to decide which options to get on a single model can be overwhelming. I have to use a spreadsheet to keep it all straight, but you shouldn't have to,...

BMW’s Virtual Factory Uses AI to Hone the Assembly Line

German carmaker BMW plans to start making drivetrains for electric vehicles at a vast factory in Regensburg, Bavaria, later in 2021. Well before any new parts roll off the production line, the entire manufacturing process will run in stunningly realistic...

100M More IoT Devices Are Exposed—and They Won’t Be the Last

Over the last few years, researchers have found a shocking number of  vulnerabilities in seemingly basic code that underpins how devices communicate with the internet. Now a new set of nine such vulnerabilities are exposing an estimated 100 million devices...

Google Docs and Sheets experienced a partial outage

Multiple Google services experienced a partial outage on Monday, with some users unable to create new documents in Google Docs and Google Sheets. Google’s Workspace Status Dashboard reported that Drive, Docs, Sheets, Slides, and Classroom all experienced service disruptions. As...

Google is making another attempt at personal health records

Google is recruiting people to give feedback for a new consumer-facing medical records tool, Stat News reported on Friday. The company wants to know how people want to interact with information pulled from their medical records. Right now, the company...

Oculus announces its first VR gaming showcase Half-Life: Alyx

The Facebook-owned virtual reality powerhouse Oculus has announced its first ever event dedicated to showcasing the VR games on its platform – the aptly titled Oculus Gaming Showcase. According to the company's announcement post, the event will be taking place...

Black Lightning: Season Four Viewer Votes

Published: April 12, 2021 (The CW) Will the Pierce family all survive until the end of the fourth season of the Black Lightning TV show on The CW? As we all know, the Nielsen ratings typically play a big role...