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Governments Are Clamping Down On Foreign Tech Investments

Last week, Russian President Vladimir Putin instructed his cabinet to launch a new investment cycle “to ensure economic growth rates above the world level.” Yet just a few weeks earlier, he recommended the legislature pass laws to protect ...

The 10 Best Portable Coffee Makers: Aeropress, Delter, And More

For coffee lovers, the day doesn't just begin with a good, hot cup of coffee—it seems almost impossible without it. It's not only the dose of caffeine that does the trick, although that does help. It's also the ritual that surrounds it—the smell, ...

ILM Used ‘Fortnite’ Tech to Make Virtual Sets for ‘The Mandalorian’

George Lucas was dreaming of a Star Wars live-action TV show long before The Mandalorian got off the ground. One of his collaborators at Industrial Light & Magic, Richard Bluff, remembers Lucas talking about it as far back as 2008. There was ...

The US Blames Russia’s GRU for Sweeping Cyberattacks in Georgia

For more than a decade, Russian hackers have tormented the country's neighbors, bombarding Estonian websites with junk traffic and even triggering blackouts in Ukraine. As long as Russia has kept those relentless, disruptive cyberattacks within its ...

How a Princess Cruise Became a Coronavirus Catastrophe

When the Diamond Princess left the port of Yokohama in Japan on January 20, the 2,666 passengers on board were ready to unwind with a trip to China, Vietnam and Taiwan. But two weeks later they’d find themselves confined to their cabins, allowed out ...

The Best iPad (2020): Which Apple Tablet Should You Buy?

Buying an iPad should be simple. You just buy whatever’s new, right? If only. Apple sells five main iPad models, each with its own strengths. In addition, there are a growing number of older iPads floating around the eBays of the world. Since all ...

AEW Dynamite: Cody battles Wardlow inside a steel cage

Feb. 20 (UPI) -- Cody faced off against his rival MJF's bodyguard Wardlow in AEW's first-ever Steel Cage match on Dynamite. The main event on Wednesday, the bout was also Wardlow's in-ring debut and the final task Cody had to complete in order to ...

Netflix: What’s coming and going in March 2020

Feb. 20 (UPI) -- Netflix members can watch Spenser Confidential, a new film featuring Mark Wahlberg, and Self Made: Inspired by the Life of Madam C.J. Walker, a series starring Octavia Spencer, in March. The streaming service released a list of the ...

Cities Fighting Climate Woes Hasten ‘Green Gentrification’

Boston’s plans to harden its waterfront against the perils of climate change—storm surge, flooding, and sea level rise—seem like an all-around win. The only way to keep a higher, more turbulent Atlantic out of South Boston and Charlestown is to ...

Today’s Cartoon: The Wi-Fi King

Thursday, February 20, 2020. By Brooke Bourgeois, with cartooncollections.com. Not getting everything you need from your router? WIRED has some simple tips to make your Wi-Fi faster, and how to make your home network more secure. ...