COVID-19 pandemic has reduced emissions, but it’s not enough to fend off climate change

Any positives will wash away by the end of this decade, essentially. Peter Cade/Getty Images For the most up-to-date news and information about the coronavirus pandemic, visit the WHO website. Immediately following extreme lockdown measures that governments around the world implemented, it became clear the coronavirus pandemic was having a positive effect in one way. […]

Waze rolls out contactless fuel payments with ExxonMobil, Shell

Waze is launching a new contactless payment feature. Waze Waze on Thursday rolled out a new feature that allows US drivers to link the navigation platform to fuel partner apps for contactless payments at participating Exxon, Mobil and Shell gas stations.  When drivers...

Alexa vulnerability is a reminder to delete your voice history

An Amazon vulnerability with its subdomain kicked off a chain of issues that could have let a hacker view your voice chat history, researchers said. Sarah Tew/CNET If you haven’t been regularly deleting your voice history with Amazon’s voice assistant...