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The Covidologist-in-chief says we can’t relax on masks and social distancing yet. Hear that, Texas?

3/3/2021 6:00:00 AM

What was supposed to be all the rage in graphics quickly turned into a meme. But will it actually improve your gaming experience?

3/3/2021 6:00:00 AM

Here's this month's prompt, how to submit, and an illustrated archive of past favorites.

3/2/2021 12:00:00 PM

The decade-old streaming platform has for the first time detailed its efforts to safeguard its user base in one place.

3/2/2021 12:00:00 PM

Microsoft’s new Mesh software platform helps faraway coworkers meet up and interact in mixed reality. The results are, well, still mixed.

3/2/2021 10:40:00 AM

People once folded their correspondence in intricate ways, known as “letterlocking,” to keep out snoops. A fancy new imaging technique sees right through it.

3/2/2021 10:00:00 AM

Here’s a look back at some of the earliest games for girls—and the role women played in the game industry’s early days.

3/2/2021 9:00:00 AM

The company will launch a public preview of its identification platform this spring—and has already tested it at the UK's National Health Service.

3/2/2021 8:00:00 AM

Overly restrictive “yellow cards” could end up disproportionately excluding Black and Latinx citizens from jobs, schools, or even the neighborhood market.

3/2/2021 8:00:00 AM

Shows like Bridgerton and Hollywood alter the past in the name of inclusion. It would benefit us more to write the world as it was, as it is.

3/2/2021 8:00:00 AM