Google’s latest Nest Hub smart display detects movement to track your sleep

It’s been three years since Google launched its first smart display, with the Home Hub (later renamed the Nest Hub) claiming its space on our counters and bedside tables. Since…

Google to divide $ 3M COVID-19 fact-checking fund among 11 projects

Google News Initiative (RNB) revealed the 11 projects that will receive funding for provide accurate information on COVID-19 vaccines. The goal is to reach those underserved by other fact-checking projects…

The face unlock system on offer would allow you to unlock a device with the blink of an eye

A researcher has created a “two-factor authentication” system for facial recognition that uses facial gestures, such as a wink or lip movement, to unlock a device. BYU professor DJ Lee…

Corsair’s new 60% keyboard is a rare and overpriced faux pas

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Dropbox will allow users to store 50 passwords for free

You will not need pay for an account try Dropbox Password Manager. The company revealed that Dropbox Passwords will be available to free (i.e. basic) users from the beginning of…

Google-backed journalism study indicates resurgence in local news

A Google-backed local journalism project to support small publishers sidelined by large tech and media conglomerates has released its first round of Resources. They include a database of over 700…

Apple Watch and AirPods Dominate Laptop Market

The wearable clothing market in Q4 2020 grew 27% from last year and the biggest beneficiary of this, by far, was Apple, according to IDC. The company shipped 36.2% of…

Google Family Link Now Allows Parents To Remove Time Limits On Individual Apps

With all the smart technologies inside our homes, children are encountering more and more connected devices from an early age. Even before a child gets their first smartphone, they may…

Twitter allows users to link multiple 2FA security keys to their accounts

Twitter has deployed an update that allows you to enroll multiple hardware security keys to your account for two-factor authentication. The website launched the ability to log in with a…

Oscar nominations in a pandemic year

In news that probably won’t shock you as much, this year’s Oscars reflects a year spent mostly indoors and not in theaters. The Academy announced the nominees for the Oscars…