How to Use Apple’s New Intercom Feature

Alongside the HomePod mini, Apple introduced a new Intercom feature that’s designed to let Apple device owners communicate with one another throughout the home, sending messages to specific rooms, areas, or people. Intercom works with the HomePod, ‌HomePod...

How to enable automatic spam call blocking on iPhone

Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. Spam calls are a menace in any country. Don’t you hate it someone calls you to offer a car loan when you don’t...

10 Tools to Help Your Business Grow as a Solopreneur

Technology is an entrepreneur’s best friend. When you’re trying to grow your business, you can’t do it all on your own. Today, there are many tools and apps designed to help you focus and hone specific aspects of your business. We’ve rounded up...

Terry Bradshaw Wants to Pass You a Bourbon

Follow Terry Bradshaw, four-time Super Bowl-winning quarterback for the Pittsburgh Steelers, on Facebook and you’re likely to catch one of his many live videos. They are personal diary entries from his ranch and the road, but on one late July day he greeted his...

From Spinners to Spoons: Top Pike Lures to Upgrade Your Tackle Box

Widely distributed across the higher latitudes, the northern pike is one of the planet’s most sought-after freshwater sport fishing species. You’ll need these top pike lures to catch northern pike this fall. The pike is a favorite target species for many serious...

Another jetpack reported thousands of feet above Los Angeles

Someone in a jetpack was reportedly seen flying high above Los Angeles — again.The apparent sighting, about 1:45 p.m. Wednesday, was noted by a China Airlines crew at an altitude of approximately 6,000 feet, the Federal Aviation Administration said in a...

US joins six countries in new call for backdoor encryption access

On Monday, the US Department of Justice signed on to a new international statement warning of the dangers of encryption and calling for an industry-wide effort to enable law enforcement agencies to access encrypted data once a warrant has been obtained. The US was...

The Next Generation of Office Communication Tech

Executive Summary Covid-19 will change the office environment. But it’s not a choice between co-location and virtual. New technologies allow a mixed-reality environment. For instance, mixed-reality programs such as Sneek and Pukkateam show remotely working colleagues...

Amazon unveils its new electric delivery vans built by Rivian

Amazon unveiled its first all-electric delivery van on Thursday. The vehicle, built by EV startup Rivian, will come with state-of-the-art technology, like sensing equipment and an advanced driver-assist system. The e-commerce giant says it expects to have 10,000 vans...

Microsoft Outlook was down worldwide for four hours

Photo by Tom Warren / The Verge Microsoft’s Outlook service was down worldwide today, affecting Outlook on the web, Outlook.com, and Outlook on desktop and mobile. The outage started at around 2AM ET, after Microsoft has confirmed it was affecting users worldwide....