Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired Garmin’s New Instinct Is a Solar-Powered Hiking Partner

Hexbyte Tech News Wired Garmin’s New Instinct Is a Solar-Powered Hiking Partner

When Garmin first debuted the Instinct in 2018, it instantly became my favorite sports watch. But I ended up skipping a full review because, at that time, I wasn’t sure about the watch’s value proposition. Garmin already makes a fantastic series of backcountry watches. Why would you get one with half the functionality?It was also…

Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired America Has a Sick Obsession with Covid-19 Polls

Hexbyte Tech News Wired America Has a Sick Obsession with Covid-19 Polls

America is in an election year, but public opinion surveys these days seem to focus as much on Covid-19 as on who should be the next president. Pollsters use their survey data as a fuzzy form of viral tracking—noting, for example, that in March just 4 percent of Americans said they knew someone who had…

Hexbyte  News  Computers This is Tinder’s new video chat feature, Face to Face

Hexbyte News Computers This is Tinder’s new video chat feature, Face to Face

Tinder is introducing a major new feature today: video calls. Face to Face, as the company calls its own video chats, doesn’t require people to exchange private phone numbers and is rolling out as a test in 13 countries, including in the US in Virginia, Illinois, Georgia, and Colorado, as well as in Australia, Brazil,…

Hexbyte  News  Computers Spotify will now make you a custom workout playlist

Hexbyte News Computers Spotify will now make you a custom workout playlist

Spotify knows people are changing up their workout routines during the pandemic, so it’s making it easier for them to create playlists to soundtrack their regimens. The company is launching an interactive webpage called Soundtrack Your Workout that’ll let listeners define their workouts and preferences and then will design a playlist for them. Playlists can…

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | r/IAmA – Hey, it’s Brian Baumgartner! I portrayed Kevin Malone (accounting guru and chili master) on NBC’s The Office and I’m here today to discuss my new podcast, “An Oral History of The Office”, Ask Me Anything!

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | r/IAmA – Hey, it’s Brian Baumgartner! I portrayed Kevin Malone (accounting guru and chili master) on NBC’s The Office and I’m here today to discuss my new podcast, “An Oral History of The Office”, Ask Me Anything!

Hey, it’s Brian Baumgartner! I portrayed Kevin Malone (accounting guru and chili master) on NBC’s The Office and I’m here today to discuss my new podcast, “An Oral History of The Office”, hosted by yours truly. I’ve teamed up with Spotify to give you a show that features interviews with the cast and creators, and…