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Curious to see what your actual internet speeds look like? An internet speed test is just what you need -- here are the ones we recommend.
- Zack Snyder's Justice League released early by accident - CNETby Jennifer Bisset on March 9, 2021 at 12:12 am
Instead of Tom & Jerry, the upcoming superhero flick played on HBO Max instead.
- AEW Revolution 2021: Botched ending, results, full recap and analysis - CNETby Daniel Van Boom on March 9, 2021 at 12:01 am
A strong pay-per-view goes out with a whimper.
- Best mattress for back pain in 2021 - CNETby Lindsay Boyers on March 8, 2021 at 11:45 pm
Waking up with back pain? These mattresses combine comfort and support for a restful night and a pain-free morning
- GovExec Daily: A First-Person COVID-19 Vaccine Experienceby Ross Gianfortune and Adam Butler on March 5, 2021 at 11:00 am
Host Ross Gianfortune joins producer Adam Butler to discuss Gianfortune's experience getting his first dose in D.C.
- Viewpoint: The Government Needs to Find Big Tech a New Business Modelby Zephyr Teachout, The Atlantic on February 22, 2021 at 11:00 pm
Facebook and Google want to keep playing three roles: essential infrastructure, publisher, and targeted-ad mogul. That’s impossible.
- Why Too Many Government Modernization Efforts Failby Nina Kern on February 19, 2021 at 6:17 pm
Technology “solutions” almost never address the organizational issues critical to success.
- Pandemic Accelerants: Life Under the “New-Normal.”by Christina Liu on March 8, 2021 at 2:00 pm
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- Four new hacking groups have joined an ongoing offensive against Microsoft’s email serversby Patrick Howell ONeill on March 6, 2021 at 8:27 pm
A Chinese government-linked hacking campaign revealed by Microsoft this week has ramped up rapidly. At least four other distinct hacking groups are now attacking critical flaws in Microsoft’s email software in a cyber campaign the US government describes as “widespread domestic and international exploitation” with potential impact on hundreds of thousands of victims worldwide. Beginning…
- As the Texas power crisis shows, our infrastructure is vulnerable to extreme weatherby Amy Nordrum on March 6, 2021 at 1:00 pm
On Valentine’s Day, a rare burst of Arctic air spread across the central US and into Texas, dropping temperatures there into the single digits and nearly causing the state’s power grid to collapse. A state known for its abundant energy resources saw widespread failures of natural-gas and electricity systems that left more than four million…
- How to poison the data that Big Tech uses to surveil youby Karen Hao on March 5, 2021 at 4:18 pm
Every day, your life leaves a trail of digital breadcrumbs that tech giants use to track you. You send an email, order some food, stream a show. They get back valuable packets of data to build up their understanding of your preferences. That data is fed into machine-learning algorithms to target you with ads and…
- Why reopening US schools is so complicatedby Lindsay Muscato on March 5, 2021 at 11:00 am
Across the country, schools are wrestling with the difficult choice of whether to reopen, and how to do it with reduced risk. In Kalamazoo, Michigan—not far from one the main sites where Pfizer is frantically manufacturing vaccines—they plan to stay virtual through the end of the school year. In Iowa, a state without a mask…
- I asked an AI to tell me how beautiful I amby Tate Ryan-Mosley on March 5, 2021 at 10:00 am
I first came across Qoves Studio through its popular YouTube channel, which offers polished videos like “Does the hairstyle make a pretty face?,” “What makes Timothée Chalamet attractive?,” and “How jaw alignment influences social perceptions” to millions of viewers. Qoves started as a studio that would airbrush images for modeling agencies; now it is a…