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Fitbit is finally fixing one of my biggest Versa 2 complaints

Fitbit is finally fixing one of my biggest Versa 2 complaints

Fitbit OS 4.1 also brings improvements to the always-on display, Sleep Score, and more.
How the Roberts Court Abandoned Bipartisan Consensus

How the Roberts Court Abandoned Bipartisan Consensus

Relying on 5–4 decisions hurts the court’s credibility.
The U.S. Detained a Record 69,550 Migrant Children This Year

The U.S. Detained a Record 69,550 Migrant Children This Year

The U.S. is detaining more children than ever before—and for longer.
Disney+ features content warnings for 'outdated cultural depictions' — but are they enough?

Disney+ features content warnings for 'outdated cultural depictions' — but are they enough?

We're only a few hours into the Disney+ world and it already has people talking — whether about pivotal Star Wars scenes or the curious content warnings playing before some previously archived
As 5G Rolls Out, Troubling New Security Flaws Emerge

As 5G Rolls Out, Troubling New Security Flaws Emerge

Researchers have identified 11 new vulnerabilities in 5G—with time running out to fix them.
Some people 'genetically wired' to avoid some vegetables

Some people 'genetically wired' to avoid some vegetables

An inherited gene makes certain healthy foods taste exceptionally bitter and unpleasant, according to researchers.
Vaping nearly killed me, says British teenager

Vaping nearly killed me, says British teenager

Vaping caused a catastrophic reaction in Ewan Fisher's lungs that meant he could not breathe.

Facebook App Uses iPhone’s Camera Even When You Are Scrolling Your Feed

Another day, another new controversy related to Facebook. This time around, web designer Joshua Maddux has found that the Facebook iOS app kept the camera app on his iPhone active while scrolling
How to cook recipes from Tasty with Alexa     - CNET

How to cook recipes from Tasty with Alexa - CNET

You can now cook thousands of Buzzfeed's Tasty recipes step-by-step using your Amazon Alexa device.
Disney+ Is Finally Opening the Disney Vault. Fans May Not Like Everything They Find Inside.

Disney+ Is Finally Opening the Disney Vault. Fans May Not Like Everything They Find Inside.

Disney+ will stream nearly all of Disney’s history, including the racist parts.
Instagram Stories launches TikTok clone Reels in Brazil

Instagram Stories launches TikTok clone Reels in Brazil

Instagram is launching a video-music remix feature to finally fight back against Chinese social rival TikTok. Instagram Reels lets you make 15-second video clips set to music and share them as
The best pre-Black Friday bundle deals on Xbox games

The best pre-Black Friday bundle deals on Xbox games

TL;DR: Check out the wide range of strong pre-Black Friday bundle deals on Xbox games on Amazon. Black Friday is dominated year after year by bundle deals. You can find bundles on smart home
Racist Ex-Convict Coal Baron Enters Presidential Race

Racist Ex-Convict Coal Baron Enters Presidential Race

Let’s revisit his previous attempt to run for office.
Apple TV Plus exec leaves two weeks after streaming service debuts to mediocre reviews

Apple TV Plus exec leaves two weeks after streaming service debuts to mediocre reviews

Photo: Apple TV Plus To say that Apple TV Plus’ first slate of programming debuted to less than stellar reviews would be an understatement. Now, a top TV executive in charge of Apple’s programming has
A Baby Fish Crisis, the Terrible Microsoft Surface Pro X, and More News

A Baby Fish Crisis, the Terrible Microsoft Surface Pro X, and More News

Catch up on the most important news from today in two minutes or less.