You can now use your Apple Watch to unlock your iPhone...

Editor's take: I have never been a fan of Apple's Face ID. I'd love to see Touch ID make a comeback. My contempt for Face ID has risen even more as mask mandates continue and have rendered the function virtually useless when in public. Fortunately, an alternative authentication method is right around the corner. On…

Kyndryl is IBM’s wacky new name for its dry IT spinoff

Meet Kyndryl — which, despite the name, is not a new legendary pokémon or a futuristic fake pharmaceutical from Cyberpunk 2077. No, Kyndryl is the new name for IBM’s legacy IT infrastructure business, which the company is spinning off into a new company to allow the main company to focus on its newer (and more…

Windows 10’s latest update fixes BSODs that occur while printing

Updated The problem started appearing after an update was rolled out March 9. Microsoft patched the issue on March 16. Today's Best Tech Deals Picked by PCWorld's Editors Top Deals On Great Products Picked by Techconnect's Editors If your PC is suffering from a Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) while trying to print, a recent…

Sleuths Read Old Booby-Trapped Letters Without Opening Them

On July 31, 1697, Jacques Sennacques sent a letter to his cousin—one Pierre Le Pers, a French merchant living in the Hague—begging him, for the love of Pete (that’s paraphrased), to send him a death certificate for his relative, Daniel Le Pers. In a 17th century version of the dreaded “as per my previous email,”…

98.css

A design system for building faithful recreations of old UIs. Intro 98.css is a CSS library for building interfaces that look like Windows 98. See more on GitHub. This library relies on the usage of semantic HTML. To make a button, you'll need to use a . Input elements require labels. Icon buttons rely on…

Ohio firefighter dies from Covid complications

Suzanne Ciechalski3h ago / 3:41 AM UTCA 30-year veteran of the Washington Township, Ohio, Fire Department died Thursday from complications from Covid-19, the town announced in a Facebook post. Lieutenant Jeff Guernsey worked with the department since the beginning of his career in 1990. “Our thoughts and prayers are with the entire Guernsey family," Township Administrator Jesse…

Nurse speaks out about ‘inhumane’ conditions at Georgia immigrant jail

Nurse Dawn Wooten spoke out about alarming conditions at a U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement detention center in Georgia. Wooten said she became a whistleblower to give outsiders a look into the facility in hopes that detainees will be treated better.Sept. 15, 2020

Black Women’s March heads to Washington

Days after the George Floyd protests began in New York City in early June, Caroline Gombe joined the cause."The walking and the chanting helped me heal in a way," she said. Before long, Gombe, 40, an event planner by profession, was helping organizers distribute water, hand out masks, dollop hand sanitizer into outstretched palms and…

Can Hamburger Buns Save Your Pipes from Freezing?

The weather situation in Texas has been a terrible disaster. Cold temperatures, along with the loss of power, mean that many people have been stuck inside their homes with no heat. On top of that, most of the houses and buildings in Texas are not designed for extended periods of below-freezing temperatures. This means that…

CorelDraw Graphics Suite 2021 makes life easier for artists working remotely

CorelDraw Graphics Suite 2021 is here with new features and improvements for remote work. Corel Today's Best Tech Deals Picked by PCWorld's Editors Top Deals On Great Products Picked by Techconnect's Editors With so many companies working remotely during this pandemic, and so many think pieces talking about how work life will never be the…

Wireless evolution: Understanding the big tech advances supercharging Wi-Fi 6, 6E,...

This article is part of the Technology Insight series, made possible with funding from Intel. A major U.S. Federal Communications Commission ruling in April unleashed 6 GHz for unlicensed use — a huge boost for expanding Wi-Fi’s potential. The floodgates for products and solutions that will use next-generation Wi-Fi capabilities are only now starting to…

Prince William Displays a True King’s Prowess in His Covid-19 Battle

Prince William reportedly contracted covid-19 in April.Rather than make a public announcement, the future King went about his business privately and without fuss.Why? Because he didn’t want to worry the nation.So Prince William reportedly contracted Covid-19 and failed to alert the British media to his condition.In a bygone era, the future monarch would be commended…