Google’s Nest Hub gets more sleep tracking features

Google’s second-gen Nest Hub already comes with the ability to help you track your sleep pattern, thanks to its Soli-powered Sleep Sensing feature, but now Google is rolling out an update that should help you get a more detailed look at the quality of your slumber. According an announcement post on the company’s Keyword blog, […]

Wrap awkwardly-shaped Christmas presents like a pro with these genius hacks

It’s officially almost gift-giving season, which means it’s time to face the pile of presents that you need to wrap up. Boxes or rectangular presents are easy enough to work with, but when you’re faced with anything else you’re left Of course, if you want to make it easier, you could just put it in […]

Taylor Heinicke: Playoff game against Bucs reason I’m still in the league

At 2-6 coming out of their bye week, there’s plenty for the Washington Football Team to worry about in the present but quarterback Taylor Heinicke is taking some time this week to think about the past. Washington plays the Buccaneers this Sunday for the first time since the two teams squared off in the Wild […]

Alibaba’s Singles Day sales grow just 8.5%, slowest pace ever

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (9988.HK) said on Friday that sales during its annual Singles’ Day shopping frenzy grew 8.5%, the slowest rate ever, underscoring strong regulatory and supply chain headwinds for China’s tech firms. The Chinese e-commerce juggernaut said sales, or “gross merchandise value” (GMV), over its 11-day Singles’ Day event that ended on Thursday […]

Qualcomm’s Snapdragon Spaces try to make it easier to get apps ready for augmented reality

While a lot of talk about the metaverse has focused on virtual reality experiences that use a VR headset to put people in digital environments, other approaches use augmented reality (AR) or mixed reality (XR) to blend digital and physical elements. Today at the Augmented World Expo, Qualcomm is revealing its Snapdragon Spaces XR Developer […]

Clyde Edwards-Helaire designated for return from IR

The Chiefs may be adding wide receiver Odell Beckham to their offense around the same time that they get another key member of their offense back from an injury. Running back Clyde Edwards-Helaire has been designated for return from injured reserve. He was on the practice field Wednesday and can be activated at any point […]

A self-help guide to treating IBD

Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, chronic autoimmune disorders collectively known as inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), affect about 3 million Americans. They require a significant amount of medical management, sometimes including immunosuppressant medications with potentially scary side effects. What’s more, people with IBD often feel shame about their condition because of its connection to bathroom behaviors, […]

Momentum grows for green hydrogen projects in Tasmania

Woodside Petroleum (WPL.AX) said on Friday it has acquired land for a proposed hydrogen plant in Tasmania, one of three proposed hydrogen projects the island state is promoting to take advantage of its abundant hydropower and wind power. The aim is to use the available renewable energy to power electrolysers to split water and produce […]

Logitech’s latest keyboard and mouse are cute, colorful, and ready for TikTok

Logitech has a trio of colorful new peripherals coming to the US this month: a $99.99 Pop Keys keyboard, a $39.99 Pop Mouse, and a $19.99 Desk Mat. In contrast with Logitech’s usual sensibly styled and office-appropriate peripherals, these Studio Series devices are bright and cutesy. They’re each available in three color-coordinate schemes: yellow and […]

Woman urged to dump boyfriend who’s posing as a single guy on a dating show

A woman has been urged to ditch her boyfriend after he told her he’d be acting as a singleton on a reality TV show. Rika, who says she’s one of the ‘least jealous people she knows’ says she has complete trust in her boyfriend as he prepares to spend eight weeks on a desert island […]