Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired Gadget Lab Podcast: Put Down Your Phone

Hexbyte Tech News Wired Gadget Lab Podcast: Put Down Your Phone

How long have you gone without checking your phone in the past week? Ten, 15, maybe 20 minutes while you’re awake? Our screens have commandeered our eyeballs and taken hold of our lives. Our phones buzz constantly with notifications, even when we intentionally move devices off the dinner table, away from our bedsides, and out…

Hexbyte  News  Computers A deep dive into macOS Catalina, iPadOS, and the 2019 iPad

Hexbyte News Computers A deep dive into macOS Catalina, iPadOS, and the 2019 iPad

Apple’s macOS Catalina update has arrived. Our review went up this week, and it’s time to talk about it on The Vergecast! On this week’s show, Nilay Patel, Dieter Bohn, and Paul Miller go deep into Apple’s updated operating systems: macOS Catalina, iPadOS, iOS 13, and a little bit of tvOS. Catalina seems pretty buggy,…

Wildfires break out in California amid power blackouts

Wildfires break out in California amid power blackouts

LOS ANGELES A rapidly growing wildfire destroyed dozens of structures and injured an unknown number of people at a mobile home park east of Los Angeles on Thursday as power companies began expanding fire-prevention blackouts to the southern part of the state.…

4 winners and 3 losers from the LGBTQ town hall

4 winners and 3 losers from the LGBTQ town hall

Last month, when 10 Democratic presidential candidates took the stage to discuss LGBTQ rights, the actual issues were often overshadowed by the number of gaffes and awkward moments. Tuesday nights LGBTQ town hall, hosted by the Human Rights Campaign and CNN i…