Sunday, April 18, 2021

Technology

How to Schedule Emails and Texts to Send Anytime You Want

Your messages don’t have to go out right away. Be strategic about when your recipient gets them.There can be all kinds of reasons you don't want to send a text message or an email straight away—maybe you know the...

How the Smart Remote Lost Its Way

Once, we dreamed of one controller to rule them all. But when Logitech killed off the Harmony line, it ended an era.Quin Werthauer was enjoying a cup of coffee in his kitchen when he heard the news. “Oh, shit,”...

Everyone On Facebook’s Oversight Board Should Resign

The committee's coming decision on banning Donald Trump from the platform is meaningless. Its existence only gets in the way of actually fixing Facebook.The Facebook Oversight Board is on the cusp of deciding whether Donald Trump should be allowed...

The Best Accessories for Your New PlayStation 5

From backup controllers to full-on sound systems, here are our favorite complements to your PS5.

How the FBI Got Into the San Bernardino Shooter’s iPhone

Plus: Russian sanctions, Europe’s SolarWinds fallout, and more of this week’s top security news.As the Biden administration moves on an ever-growing list of policy initiatives, the White House issued sanctions this week for a slate of Russian misdeeds, including...

We’re Starting to See How Covid PPE Litter Affects Wildlife

More than a year into the pandemic, scientists and environmentalists have the first data on where disposable gloves and masks are turning up in ecosystems.This story originally appeared on Atlas Obscura and is part of the Climate Desk...

What Is Hi-Fi Audio, and Should You Pay More for It?

A number of streaming services offer "high-quality" options, from Amazon Music to Spotify's upcoming tier. Here's how to demystify them.Here’s a riddle: If higher-quality audio sounds better, and better-sounding music is more enjoyable, then shouldn’t you stream music in...

15 Best Weekend Deals on TVs, Smart Speakers, and PC Gear

It’s a laid-back, put-your-feet-up kind of weekend. These discounts might help get your zen on.relax. tune out. Make your home work for itself for a change. The weather may be warming up and bars and restaurants slowly reopening, but...

These Technologies Could Hold Back Business Travel Indefinitely

Mark Frohnmayer, chief executive of electric vehicle maker Arcimoto, uses FaceTime to give a remote tour of the company's 34,000-square-foot factory in Eugene, Ore., to WSJ columnist Christopher Mims (inset). VIDEO: CHRISTOPHER MIMS/THE WALL STREET...
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How the Smart Remote Lost Its Way

Once, we dreamed of one controller to rule them all. But when Logitech killed off the Harmony line, it...
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How to Schedule Emails and Texts to Send Anytime You Want

Your messages don’t have to go out right away. Be strategic about when your recipient gets them.There can be all kinds of reasons you...

Rickie Lee Jones: ‘I had lived volumes long before I was famous’

Rickie Lee Jones was just three years old when she made her debut as a performer, appearing briefly as a snowflake in a ballet...

She survived Hurricane Sandy. Then climate gentrification hit

Sitting beside her two grandchildren, Kimberly White Smalls recounted what it was like to flee from her family home as Hurricane Sandy hit the...

SZA says she was scared to wear hijab after 9/11

The singer SZA has spoken out about the Islamophobia she experienced as a child and how she stopped wearing a hijab covering after September...