HBO Max is available as a Hulu add-on for $15 a month — here’s how it works

  Summary List Placement You can watch HBO on Hulu with the HBO Max add-on for an additional $15 a month. The add-on gives you access to HBO’s entire catalog of shows and movies directly through Hulu. You also get access to HBO Max content through the HBO Max app. Monthly Subscription (small)Streaming Service (small) For years, HBO has been one of the most popular premium channels to add to your cable subscription. And now, as streaming services continue to expand, there are even more ways to watch HBO without…

Read More

HEALTH TECH’S ROLE IN THE NEW OFFICE NORMAL: How digital health firms are helping US employers facilitate return-to-work programs amid the coronavirus pandemic

Summary List Placement The coronavirus pandemic has thrown the US economy into a state of flux, forcing businesses into uncharted territory as they decide when and how to reopen. Before the pandemic, 39% of US office employees worked remotely—which nearly doubled to 77% during the pandemic, per a June PwC survey.  Now, company leaders across the US are strategizing how to resume operations and restore normalcy by bringing their employees back into the office. In order to reopen brick-and-mortar offices, warehouses, and stores, it’ll be of paramount importance for employers…

Read More

Apple will no longer produce the iMac Pro as the company reportedly works on innovative new tech, like foldable iPhones and virtual reality gear (AAPL)

Summary List Placement Apple will discontinue the iMac Pro after current supplies runs out.  The tech giant will stop making new iMac Pros after inventory runs out, Apple told CNN Business. The $4,999 model comes with a 10, 14, and 18 core processors, Turbo Boost speeds of up to 4.5GHz, and Retina 5K display. Apple released the iMac Pro, which it called the “fastest and most powerful Mac ever,” in December 2017.  Apple’s announcement comes when the tech behemoth zeros in on new innovation. The company is reportedly working on…

Read More

Here are 4 NFT startups transforming the way we buy art and sports memorabilia

Summary List Placement You should’ve known something was changing when Lil Miquela, with her eerily human face and literally infinite wardrobe, graced your Instagram feed. You really should’ve known something was up when Lil Miquela — a computer-generated influencer with more than 3 million Instagram followers — began selling non-fungible tokens. In 2020, the digital-only influencer made $82,361 from a digital-only piece of artwork. And that was just the beginning.  Non-fungible tokens, or NFTs, have had a huge spike in popularity due to recent high-profile sales, like 3LAU selling 33…

Read More

Yes, all versions of the PS4 can play Blu-ray discs, but not if they’re 4K — here’s what you need to know

Summary List Placement One of the benefits of the PlayStation 4 is its ability to play not only games, but DVDs and Blu-rays as well.  But while every PS4 can play Blu-rays, they can’t play every Blu-ray. Here’s the lowdown on PlayStation 4’s Blu-ray compatibility, and how to play Blu-rays on your PS4. The PlayStation 4 can play HD and 3D Blu-rays, but not 4K UHD Both the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 4 Pro play HD and 3D Blu-ray discs. These discs go up to 1080p, which is the standard…

Read More

The best deals on Nintendo Switch consoles, games, and accessories right now — including 35% off select Super Mario games

  Summary List Placement The Nintendo Switch is rarely discounted, but there are plenty of deals on games and accessories. We’ll update this list regularly with the top Nintendo Switch deals as new discounts are announced. Right now, you can save 35% on select Mario games as part of Nintendo’s “Mar10 Day” promotion.  Even with the release of the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series S|X, the Nintendo Switch continues to be the highest selling video game console on the planet, with more than 68 million units sold worldwide. The Switch…

Read More

XDR is the hot cybersecurity trend to watch, driving M&A and millions in funding for companies that can help IT departments guard against a new breed of security breach

Summary List Placement The sprawling SolarWinds cyberattacks and new hacks of Microsoft email systems have hit the cybersecurity world hard. After successfully protecting remote workers and US elections in 2020, even the largest companies have been flummoxed by this year’s sophisticated nation-state attacks.  What, if anything, can stop the SolarWinds attacks of the future?  The shining hope is a trend called “extended detection and response,” known as XDR. It is cybersecurity’s next big thing, fueling big acquisitions and big revenue – and big hopes that it can stop the biggest future…

Read More

Jeff Bezos has been awarded $218,000 in legal fees after fighting off a defamation suit brought by his girlfriend’s brother. Here’s how the Amazon CEO became embroiled in a tangled web of lawsuits and family drama. (AMZN)

Summary List Placement Jeff Bezos has been awarded $218,000 in legal fees, the latest development in the high-profile legal drama surrounding the Amazon CEO.  What began as a tabloid scoop two years ago revealing the relationship between Bezos and his girlfriend, Lauren Sanchez, has since resulted in investigations into her brother, Michael, the National Enquirer, and even the crown prince of Saudi Arabia, as well as a protracted legal battle between Michael Sanchez and Bezos. Here’s where the conflict began and everything that’s happened since.  SEE ALSO: Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos…

Read More

How giving birth changes your brain

Summary List Placement Following is a transcript of the video. A woman’s uterus grows to over 500 times its normal size during pregnancy. But not all changes are visible. In fact, some of the biggest changes happen in her brain. When a mother sees her newborn for the first time, it’s love at first sight, literally. That’s because once she gives birth, core regions of her brain’s reward network kick in. They signal the release of feel-good hormones like dopamine and oxytocin into her blood, which immediately triggers a strong…

Read More

The former lead M&A attorney at Tesla, who worked on IPOs for Google and Netflix, has wrestled with imposter syndrome her whole career. These are her 7 tips on how to fight it.

Summary List Placement Phuong Phillips is a high-flyer: she was the lead M&A attorney for Tesla in 2017 and, earlier in her career, worked on the IPOs for both Google and Netflix as a young lawyer in silicon valley. But, like many senior women, especially women of color, the 43-year-old struggled with self-doubt.  Three quarters of women executives feel imposter syndrome – a feeling of inadequacy that persists despite career success – and put more pressure on themselves to succeed than men, according to a KPMG report last year. Phillips’…

Read More