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NCAA, NHL, MLB all modify game schedules due to coronavirus

After the National Hockey League announced on Thursday that it was pausing its 2019–20 season amid growing concerns over the novel coronavirus pandemic, Major...

Personal privacy matters during a pandemic — but less than it might at other times

During a disease outbreak, one of the best tools at the disposal of public health officials is low-tech detective work. When a person is...

A viral list of dubious coronavirus tips claims to be from Stanford — it isn’t

A list of dubious coronavirus tips is going viral on Facebook and Twitter, as well as spreading through email. It falsely claims to be...

Juul co-founder James Monsees plans to leave the company

Juul Labs co-founder James Monsees is planning to step down as adviser and board member of the beleaguered e-cigarette company, Bloomberg reports. “Building...

Snap shelves partner summit plans and asks employees to work from home

Snap CEO Evan Spiegel has asked all employees to work from home and postponed the company’s planned partner summit, according to an internal memo...

Alex Jones ordered to stop selling fake coronavirus cures

New York attorney general Letitia James has ordered radio host and conspiracy theorist Alex Jones to stop claiming that InfoWars’ products can protect against...

Tech companies should keep sick pay benefits after the coronavirus pandemic has passed

It took a global pandemic for big tech companies to protect their hourly workers, support staff, and independent contractors with an economic safety net....

Activists pick up their phones and move online as coronavirus curbs protests

Activists prepping for a rally that was supposed to take place yesterday on Wall Street thought they were being careful. They would stand a...

This website lets you relive Apollo 13 in real time through historical transcripts, footage, and audio

The 50th anniversary of NASA’s infamous Apollo 13 mission is almost here, and a new website just went live today that will let you...

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