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6 great QVC deals you can shop right now

You can save big on All-Clad cookware, fashion, the cult-favorite Instax Mini 9 and more by shopping these QVC sales right now. Click for details.

12 Jul 2020 4:57 am
What are Karen and Kevin doing now? America's latest video series online -- all the time

The comfort and abundance of smartphone cameras has made it easier to document people doing stupid things, and the Internet is just waiting for you, too.

11 Jul 2020 9:05 pm
One of Samsung's top-tier QLED TVs just got a huge price drop

Looking to upgrade your home theater? Check out this impressive deal on a top-tier Samsung QLED TV, the Q9 75-inchfind out more.

11 Jul 2020 5:48 am
'He's going to kill us:' Woman says Lyft driver shot her niece in the leg

This individual was shooting at women, and terrorizing them, a family attorney said.

11 Jul 2020 3:11 am
Amazon says memo to employees banning TikTok was sent in error

A company spokesperson told Reuters there has been no change in its policy on TikTok.

11 Jul 2020 2:47 am
Dating-app bots

How to spot a bot

11 Jul 2020 2:25 am
Sony's newest OLED soars, but can it best LG?

Does the Sony A8H have what it takes to be the best OLED TV right now?

11 Jul 2020 2:25 am
Controversial Detroit facial recognition got him arrested for a crime he didn't commit

Michael Oliver said he wasn't responsible for snatching a cell phone then damaging it in 2019. Evidence in the case supported him.

11 Jul 2020 1:02 am
Amazon requiring employees to remove TikTok app from their devices

Amazon is reportedly requiring its employees delete the social media app TikTok due to a potential security risk.

11 Jul 2020 12:36 am
How good are you at spotting bots on dating-apps?

Dating-app bots, like all chat bots, are coded software to simulate a chat with users utilizing natural language processing.

10 Jul 2020 11:59 pm
13 things that make cooking during the summer easier

Cooking during the summer can be hot and time-consuming, but products like food processors, meat thermometers, Instant Pots, and more make it easier.

10 Jul 2020 10:15 pm
Race and class divide: Black and Hispanic service workers are tech's growing underclass

Bus drivers, janitors and security guards, a high percentage of whom are underrepresented minorities, get none of the perks at big tech companies.

10 Jul 2020 9:32 pm
Spotify, Pinterest and TikTok not working for thousands of iPhone users

Spotify and Pinterest are among a long list of apps acting glitchy for thousands of iPhone users on Friday.

10 Jul 2020 6:43 pm
Trade groups offering $100,000 reward after noose found at Facebook data center

Two construction trade groups are offering a $100,000 reward after a noose was found at the Facebook data center in Altooona on Juneteenth.

10 Jul 2020 5:13 am
Microsoft Teams launches Together mode, places participants in a shared background

The Together modeplaces usersin a shared background with up to 49 participants, making it feel like their sitting in the same room.

10 Jul 2020 3:04 am
I tried a smart coffee makerand it transformed my mornings

This Alexa-enabled gadget makes waking up a delight

10 Jul 2020 1:33 am
Macy's Black Friday in July sale has arrivedhere are all the best things to shop

You can save tons of money right now during the Macy's Black Friday in July sale, including savings on cooking gadgets, beauty items and more.

9 Jul 2020 3:14 am
Facebook removes Roger Stone accounts linked to 'inauthentic behavior'

Facebook said much of the inauthentic behavior occurred just before and after the 2016 election. It said it took down 54 associated accounts.

9 Jul 2020 2:55 am
Civil Rights meeting

Facebook gets a warning

9 Jul 2020 1:09 am
Improved services

Online groceries

9 Jul 2020 1:01 am
Facebook backlash after audit: Civil rights leader says Mark Zuckerberg's power must be reined in

An audit faulting Facebook for dealing setbacks to civil rights shows that Mark Zuckerberg's power must be reined in, Rashad Robinson told USA TODAY.

9 Jul 2020 12:50 am
Twitter shares jump off job listing suggesting subscription platform planned

Shares of Twitter climbed Wednesday following a job listing that hints at a potential subscription plan for the social media company.

8 Jul 2020 10:05 pm
The 20 best things you can buy at Lululemon

These athleisure pieces are aspirational.

8 Jul 2020 9:38 pm
Facebook civil rights audit warns of Trump, voter suppression ahead of presidential election

A civil rights audit of Facebook criticized the social media company's decision not to remove inflammatory and false claims by President Trump.

8 Jul 2020 9:25 pm
Where you can still buy inflatable pools online

Inflatable pools are one of the hottest items this summer. Here is where you can find the best inflatable pools at Amazon, Walmart, and more retailers.

8 Jul 2020 7:09 pm
Facebook boycott: Civil rights leaders condemn Zuckerberg, Facebook for fueling racial hatred and violence

After meeting with Facebook executives, civil rights leaders ripped into CEO Mark Zuckerberg for doing too little to stop racial hatred and violence.

8 Jul 2020 5:09 am
Man making racist comments caught on video identified as tech CEO Michael Lofthouse

Another viral video surfaced of a man spouting expletives and racist comments toward an Asian family at a restaurant in Carmel Valley, California.

8 Jul 2020 4:57 am
This popular Apple iPad case is 70% offbut not for long

Get this top-rated Apple iPad Pro case for a huge discount for a limited time at Verizonshop the deal.

7 Jul 2020 10:29 pm
The U.S. government is 'looking at' banning TikTok due to national security concerns

The governmentis looking at banning TikTok in the U.S. over Chinese surveillance concerns. TikTok says it doesn't send user data to China.

7 Jul 2020 10:28 pm
Facebook ad boycott: Sheryl Sandberg vows company will get better at removing hate speech

Tuesday's pledge came ahead of meeting with civil rights leaders over a growing advertising boycott over hate speech and racism on Facebook platforms.

7 Jul 2020 5:25 pm
Philo now cheapest streaming service after YouTube TV price hike. For $20, get lots of cable but no sports or news

Looking to cut the cord and keep cable TV networks? Philo streaming offers 60 channels like HGTV, MTV, Nickelodeon, Lifetime, but doesn't have news.

7 Jul 2020 2:05 pm
What civil rights groups want from Facebook boycott: Stop hate speech and harassment of Black users

Facebook boycott is giving voice to complaints that social media disproportionately stifles Black users while failing to protect them from harassment.

7 Jul 2020 12:31 pm
Split the fee with a friend or switch to Sling: Readers respond to YouTube TV's price hike

How about saving money by splitting the cost of a YouTube TV membership with a friend? That was one suggestion a reader offered.

7 Jul 2020 5:31 am
Available options

Looking for Wi-Fi?

7 Jul 2020 5:04 am
Meet Shani Dowell, the first Black woman in Tennessee to raise $1 million for a start-up

Shani Dowell faced racism in high school, and now she hopes her Possip app, which helps parents and schools talk to each other, helps battle bias.

7 Jul 2020 4:43 am
Supreme Court upholds law banning cellphone robocalls

Political groupswanted the original law declared unconstitutional, while the government wanted both the ban and the government-debt exception upheld.

7 Jul 2020 12:41 am
Apple would like to store your passport and other IDs in an iPhone

But tech analyst Gene Munster thinks having a passport on your iPhone is at least 5 years away from becoming a reality.

7 Jul 2020 12:02 am
A Kickstarter campaign has raised more than $300,000 for a perfume that smells like space

A Kickstarter campaign has raised more than $321,000 to produce a NASA-designed perfume that smells like space.

6 Jul 2020 10:35 pm
Need access to Wi-Fi? There are more options than ever

Check your coverage map before you leave the house looking for WiFi, as there may be a free hot spot awaiting you.

6 Jul 2020 3:39 pm
Will the Facebook advertising boycott force the social media giant to change? Not likely

Advertiserssay they won'tspend moneyon Facebook over concerns the company isn't doing enough to stop hate speech. But will it force changes?

6 Jul 2020 2:31 pm
People have pledged over $300,000 for a NASA-made perfume that smells like outer space

The scentwas developed over a decade ago but was only used by NASA during astronaut field training, according to the product's Kickstarter page.

6 Jul 2020 12:04 am
5 New features I'm excited about in Apple's iOS 14

New home screen, phone and texts will be busier, with more information coming at you, while the most intriguing new feature is actually years away

5 Jul 2020 8:01 pm
How to get the most out of eBay as a seller or buyer

Online marketplace eBay has always been a destination for great deals. Here's how to score a good price whether you're a buyer or seller.

5 Jul 2020 3:30 pm
Sling's amazing free 2-week trial is backbut not for long

Take advantage of these awesome Sling TV deals while they last to get two weeks of television free and moreget the details

4 Jul 2020 11:38 pm
With your smartphone, you can capture great photographs of fireworks. Here's how.

Looking to capture fireworks this Fourth of July? We've got tips to get the best images.

4 Jul 2020 10:09 pm
Cutting the cord: Sling TV is the cheapest, best bargain in TV streaming

The channel lineup isn't as robust and the recommendations are as good as worthless, but who cares? You're saving $400 a year.

4 Jul 2020 7:44 pm
These are all the best 4th of July sales you can shop right now

Shop these 4th of July sales for 2020 all week long to save big on appliances, mattresses and more from retailers including Home Depot and Best Buy.

3 Jul 2020 1:32 am
These noise-canceling Sony headphones are nearly $100 offbut not for long

This Best Buy Deal of the Day on the Sony WH-CH700N headphones is your chance to get a top-rated pair of noise-canceling headphones for less.

3 Jul 2020 12:38 am
Cutting the cord: What now, after YouTube TV's price increase?

As far as streaming rate hikes go, YouTube TV's announced $15 hike this week was one of the biggest, a 30% jump to $65.

2 Jul 2020 9:21 pm
More Apple stores now closed: 28% of stores listed as temporarily closed as COVID-19 cases rise

More than 75 Apple stores are temporarily closed again due to spikes in the number of coronavirus cases.

2 Jul 2020 9:18 pm