The Download: tech’s gender gap, and how Gen Z handles misinformation

This is today’s edition of The Download,our weekday newsletter that provides a daily dose of what’s going on in the world of technology. Why can’t tech fix its gender problem?…

Why can’t tech fix its gender problem?

Not competing in this Olympics, but still contributing to the industry’s success, were the thousands of women who worked in the Valley’s microchip fabrication plants and other manufacturing facilities from…

Panasonic Lumix GH6 Review: Handheld Stability

Panasonic’s high-end mirrorless cameras have been the go-to for independent and documentary filmmaking for years. In 2017, Panasonic introduced the original GH5, the flagship model that took three years to…

This startup plans to create realistic human embryos

Now humans Renewal Bio’s precise technical plan remains under wraps, and the company’s website is just a calling card. “It’s very low on details for a reason. We don’t want…

Bitcoin traders aren’t concerned by whether we’re in a recession or not

I’ve combed the internet to find you today’s most fun/important/scary/fascinating stories about technology. 1 Bitcoin traders don’t care about a recessionDebate over the definition of a recession, and whether we’re…

The Download: a big DeepMind breakthrough, and fixing the US grid

This is today’s edition of The Download,our weekday newsletter that provides a daily dose of what’s going on in the world of technology. DeepMind has predicted the structure of almost…

Big Tech is turning is back on the leap second

I’ve combed the internet to find you today’s most fun/important/scary/fascinating stories about technology. 1 Big Tech wants to kill the leap second The extra time has triggered internet outages and…

Monkeypox is in Bay Area wastewater

Recent data suggest that the DNA of monkeypox can also be detected in a variety of bodily fluids from those infected. That includes respiratory and nasal secretions, spit, urine, feces,…

A digital human could be your next favorite celebrity—or financial advisor

Digital human created by Baidu AI Cloud and modeled after Chinese celebrity, Simon Gong. “Rising demand is driving the boom of digital humans,” says Shiyan Li, head of the digital…

Fully Nolan Standing Desk Review: Fantastic Four Legged Stability

Fully’s Jarvis is my favorite standing desk, and it ranks as one of my best purchases ever. It glides up and down as smoothly as the day I assembled it,…