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‘Over the Moon’ producer on why Asian representation is in the...

‘Over the Moon’ producer on why Asian representation is in the details
Initially, one of the board artists for the upcoming animated Netflix film “Over the Moon” sketched the main character Fei Fei’s parents kissing.But Peilin Chou, the film’s producer, wasn’t going to let that slide for a movie so heavily drawn from Chinese culture, where affection between parents is not expressed in such a way, especially…

NYC sheriffs busts wedding with nearly 300 guests

NYC sheriffs busts wedding with nearly 300 guests
New York City sheriffs broke up an indoor wedding reception with nearly 300 people in Queens late Friday evening, officials said.Just before midnight, deputies were tipped off by an anonymous complaint about social distancing violations at catering hall Royal Elite Palace, where authorities found “large groups of people entering the location,” officials told NBC New…

10 years after Tyler Clementi’s death, his mom continues to combat...

10 years after Tyler Clementi’s death, his mom continues to combat bullying
Tyler Clementi has been gone for 10 years, but for his mother, his physical absence can feel so new and at other times, excruciatingly long.“I seem to be held captive by dates and this is one date that really always knocks me,” Jane Clementi said of the anniversary of her son’s death. “It has been…

Uber gets 18-month London license after winning court appeal

Uber gets 18-month London license after winning court appeal
Uber can keep operating in London for another year and a half after winning its appeal of a decision by the British capital’s transit regulator not to renew its license.The San Francisco-based ride-hailing company had challenged Transport for London’s decision in late 2019 not to renew its operating license over safety concerns involving impostor drivers.Deputy…

Watch: Wildfires burn through Northern California as firefighters battle blazes

Watch: Wildfires burn through Northern California as firefighters battle blazes
Firefighters in Northern California try to contain raging wildfires in areas of Napa, Santa Rosa and Shasta County as the state endures one of the worst wildfire seasons in its history.Sept. 28, 2020

Dems to Facebook: Get serious about misinformation, hate

Dems to Facebook: Get serious about misinformation, hate
Two influential Democrats on Capitol Hill have urged Facebook to take stronger action against misinformation, voter suppression and incitements to violence ahead of the 2020 election.In a letter sent to the company on Sunday, U.S. Representatives Pramila Jayapal and David Cicilline accused Facebook of failing to enforce its own rules when it comes to false…

Salty water lakes on Mars?

Salty water lakes on Mars?
Earth's subglacial lakes are teeming with bacterial life, and similar life might survive in liquid reservoirs on Mars, scientists have speculated."We are much more confident now," said Elena Pettinelli, a professor of geophysics at Italy's Roma Tre University, who led the latest research and the earlier study. "We did many more observations, and we processed…

Milan fashion week marks BLM with show dedicated to Black designers

Milan fashion week marks BLM with show dedicated to Black designers
For the first time, Milan fashion week has dedicated an official show to Black Italian designers, addressing what organizers say is the lack of diversity in the industry.Sept. 28, 2020

Lenovo Flex 5G review: The first 5G laptop offers crazy battery...

Lenovo Flex 5G review: The first 5G laptop offers crazy battery life, as well as compromises
The Flex 5G delivers blazingly fast 5G speeds and amazing battery life, but its Snapdragon 8cx processor will hold you back. Ben Patterson/IDG Today's Best Tech Deals Picked by PCWorld's Editors Top Deals On Great Products Picked by Techconnect's Editors Table of Contents Show More The Lenovo Flex 5G is the first laptop capable of…

8 essential S Pen tips for Galaxy Note 20

8 essential S Pen tips for Galaxy Note 20
Even if you've been using an S Pen for years, you'll want to know where Samsung has added new features and functionality. Ryan Whitwam/IDG Today's Best Tech Deals Picked by PCWorld's Editors Top Deals On Great Products Picked by Techconnect's Editors Table of Contents Show More Some of us just never got over our love…

GeForce RTX 3080 vs. RTX 3090: Which graphics card should you...

GeForce RTX 3080 vs. RTX 3090: Which graphics card should you buy?
Most people should buy the RTX 3080, but it depends on what you're looking for. Brad Chacos/IDG Today's Best Tech Deals Picked by PCWorld's Editors Top Deals On Great Products Picked by Techconnect's Editors After two years of waiting, Nvidia’s ferocious GeForce RTX 30-series graphics cards are here, starting with the highest-end options. Now that…

Trump and team reversed course on the debate expectations game

Trump and team reversed course on the debate expectations game
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump and his campaign have spent nearly a year lowering the bar for Democratic nominee Joe Biden's debate performance — and the past few weeks trying to reverse that narrative.In the days going into the first debate Tuesday — one of Trump's final chances to shift the momentum of the race…