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Study Finds Bad Web Design is Killing Us All With Stress

A design company created test sites full of super-annoying issues, such as slow load times, auto-play music, and pop-ups, then measured how much each increased people's blood pressure.
News and Trends

Facebook, Uber, and Dating Sites Top List of Companies Collecting Your Personal Data

Beyond tracking your viewing habits, purchases, and even location, companies are gathering all the stats they legally can, right down to your height, weight, hobbies, and pets.
Amazon Prime Day

Amazon Prime Day: The Tech Products Most of Us Are Waiting to Buy

Amazon's annual shopping spree is taking specific aim at Black Friday this year. And Prime members plan to buy tech products to get well ahead of seasonal shopping obligations and snatch up early holiday deals.
Streaming

Everything Leaving Netflix in August

Here are the movies and TV shows you should add to your watchlist before they disappear from the video-streaming service.
Taxes

Tax Tips for Last-Minute E-Filers

COVID-19 means you had a few extra months to file your federal taxes this year. But that extended deadline is now just days away. If you've waited to file, here's what you need to know.
Streaming

Everything Leaving Netflix in July

Here are the movies and TV shows you should add to your watchlist before they disappear from the video-streaming service.
News and Trends

Apple, Comcast, Alphabet Among Big Companies Pledging Money to Fight Inequality

But not all Fortune 100 companies are donating, nor is the money consistent with company coffers. In fact, a few tech billionaires have donated more than some companies.
Facebook

How to Delete Your Facebook Account

Sick of the world's leading social network? Say good-bye to all those "friends" by following these instructions. Here's how to delete Facebook.
News and Trends

Zoom Is Killing It Financially, Thanks to Remote Work

Arguably no company better exemplifies the change to work life in the ongoing pandemic than Zoom Video Communications, which saw its revenue skyrocket.
News and Trends

The Most Watched Shows on Netflix This Week

Wondering if your taste in binging matches the rest of the country? Here's a look at the most-watched shows on Netflix and beyond, according to Reelgood.com.
Online Shopping

14 Tips for Safe Online Shopping

Billions of dollars are spent shopping online ever year. While most transactions will be uneventful, security on those purchases is not a given. These tips can help.
News and Trends

Almost Two-Thirds of U.S. Workforce Must Work From Home, Many with Crap Internet

There's about 10 million new or continuing WFH Americans who are trying to function with internet problems or horrible cellular signals. Thankfully, 50 percent of them are regularly disinfecting their phones.
Tech Companies

Tech Company Trillion-Dollar Valuations Crumble

On March 23, only Microsoft still had the symbolic $1 trillion-plus market capitalization after the COVID-19 crisis killed off billions in tech-company value. (Apple's back too, for now.)
Crisis Management

98 Percent of Current Teleworkers Want to Work Remotely for Life

People liked working from home even before the advent of the COVID-19 coronavirus disease. It's hard to picture that changing, as more and more people get a taste for telecommuting in the coming weeks.
Netflix

As Netflix Originals Increase, Platform Offers Less Content Overall

A decade ago, Netflix Originals didn't exist. Now they make up for the fact that there are almost 1,500 fewer TV shows and movies on the service than there were in 2010.