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Muchos Bezos: Inside Amazon’s Empire With Author Brad Stone

Few tech companies have charted a more fascinating course than Amazon. It’s expanded from its humble…

Log in to the Upscale, Retro-Cool Home Gym of Your Dreams

The online service Obé (pronounced “obey”) Fitness offers a modern take on those cult-hit workout VHS…

The 16 Best Gifts for the Recent College Grad

This has been an academic year unlike any other. With the backdrop of a global pandemic…

The Best Personal Safety Devices, Apps, and Alarms

Even going out for a solo jog can make you vulnerable to potentially dangerous situations, especially…

Asus’s New Zenfone 8 Is Powerful and Small. That’s About It

Unremarkable and unmemorable. That’s how I’d describe the Zenfone 8, Asus’ latest Android smartphone. That doesn’t…

Adidas and Allbirds Team Up to Make Sustainable Running Shoes

The new shoe’s upper is a mesh made from 70 percent recycled polyester and 30 percent…

The Case for Letting People Work From Home Forever

In 2020, because of the Covid-19 pandemic, almost 70 percent of full-time employees worked from home.…

How Amazon Sidewalk Works—and Why You May Want to Turn It Off

If you have Amazon devices as part of your smart home, there’s a new service on…

Why Is It So Hard to Be Evil in Video Games?

I have always loved the idea of choosing my own path in a game. Moral dilemmas…