If you like gadgets, a lot of new ones were on display at this year's Consumer Electronics Show, and as you might imagine, this year, many of them were designed with the pandemic in mind; Nancy Chen reports for CBS2.
Consumer Electronics Show Goes Virtual During PandemicIf you like gadgets, a lot of new ones were on display at this year's Consumer Electronics Show, and as you might imagine, this year, many of them were designed with the pandemic in mind; Nancy Chen reports for CBS2.
Google Releases 2020 Year In SearchesWith trillions of searches each year, Google knows what's on everyone's mind. Nancy Chen reports.
Consumer Alert Over 'FBI Scam'Elise Preston takes a look at how con artists are convincing innocent victims to hand over millions of dollars.
Justice Department Files Anti-Trust Lawsuit Against GoogleThe Justice Department has filed an anti-trust lawsuit accusing Google of an illegal monopoly over search and search-related advertising.
Facebook Says It Will Ban Posts That Deny The HolocaustThe social media giant announced it is expanding its hate speech policy to include content that distorts or denies the Holocaust.
COVID Pandemic Reshaping Holiday Shopping Season As Retailers Offer Major Deals In OctoberMajor retailers are kicking off Black Friday in October with major deals online, trying to lure families who may be more budget conscious. CBS2's Christina Fan reports.
New Rochelle Schools Lack Bandwidth For Online Learning, Officials SayThe new normal for schools in New York's seventh largest city is dealing with a broadband bust. Just days before school was set to begin with teachers in classrooms and students at home, New Rochelle tells parents it lacks the bandwidth to make that happen; CBS2's Tony Aiello reports.
Cyber Security Concerns Grow With Students Starting School Year OnlineWith many students starting the school year online, concerns are growing over possible cyber attacks. Classes and meetings have already been hacked by online intruders, and that's not all you have to watch out for; CBS2's Jessica Layton reports.
School Officials In Tri-State Area Rushing To Bridge Digital Divide Before Beginning Of Academic YearAs students prepare to return to school, there are unanswered questions about the digital divide. Unfortunately, hundreds of thousands of students are still not connected to Wi-Fi; CBS2's Aundrea Cline-Thomas reports.
New Questions Raised About Inappropriate 'Condo Games' On Gaming Platform RobloxThere are new questions about inappropriate content on a popular gaming platform called Roblox; Anna Werner reports for CBS2.
Some Families Still Struggling To Access Internet, Wi-Fi As Remote Learning ContinuesAs students adjust to remote learning, many are still struggling to connect to the internet, and in many rural communities, families lack access to Wi-Fi; CBS2's Aundrea Cline-Thomas reports.
President Donald Trump Threatens To Ban TikTokThe social media app TikTok is a favorite for teens -- and a favorite target for President Donald Trump. The president has threatened to ban the platform, but the company says it's not going anywhere; CBS2's Nick Caloway reports.
TikTok Says It's Staying After President Trump Threatens BanThe popular video app TikTok has a message for its users one day after President Donald Trump said he'd ban it in the United States.
#ChallengeAccepted Social Media Movement Inspires Women To Post Black & White Photos Of ThemselvesThe premise of #ChallengeAccepted is that the photos promote female empowerment and that nominating friends to take part in the campaign is a way for women to support each other. CBS2's Jessica Moore reports.
Chiropractor Offers Suggestions On How To Ease 'Work From Home' PainsIf you're like millions of Americans, you've been spending hours working at your home computer, and chances are that many of you are feeling all kinds of aches and pains. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
Google, Facebook, Amazon, Apple CEOs Testify Before House Judiciary Antitrust SubcommitteeThe CEOs of Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google are having a rare turn in the congressional spotlight on Wednesday, with lawmakers posing a critical — and potentially perilous — question for the technology titans: Are you guys too powerful? Nancy Chen reports.
Tech Leaders Face Capitol Hill GrillingThe CEOs of Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google's parent company Alphabet will testify before the House Judiciary Committee's anti-trust panel.
Oura CEO Harpreet Rai Discusses Working With NBA To Provide Oura Rings For PlayersThe NBA has signed a deal to provide every player with Oura Rings, wearable tech that measures temperature, heart rate and more. The organization is hoping the rings will help identify players with coronavirus symptoms. Oura CEO Harpreet Rai talked to CBS2's Steve Overmyer.
Reimagining Education: What Will Tech's Role Be In The Classroom After COVID-19?As the school year comes to a close, Gov. Andrew Cuomo has convened a committee with the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to reimagine education for students when school goes back in session in the fall. CBS2's Hazel Sanchez spoke to educators about their expectations toward what that will look like.
Virtual Clubs Helping People Maintain Social LivesSocial distancing is the new norm because of the coronavirus, but now virtual clubs are popping up, helping many to maintain their social lives; Naomi Ruchim reports for CBS2.
Long Island Technology Firm Develops Coronavirus Symptom ScannerA Long Island technology firm says it's developed a scanning system that could one day make it easier to gather in public; CBS2's Jennifer McLogan reports.
How To Digitally Detox While Stuck At Home Amid The Coronavirus PandemicHome, work, rest and play are all wrapped up in the same space right now, and most of that time is spent looking at a screen. CBS2's Natalie Duddridge went searching for some tips to deal with technology fatigue.
Recharge Room Helps Calm Staff At Mount Sinai HospitalMount Sinai Hospital is turning to technology to help front line workers destress.
Telemedicine Trend Picks Up Amid Coronavirus PandemicLike many other things during this pandemic, health care has gone virtual. CBS2's Dick Brennan looks into the telemedicine trend.