Uber, Lyft slump as feds propose big change to gig economy

Uber, Lyft slump as feds propose big change to gig economy

Shares of Uber, Lyft and DoorDash fell about 10% on Tuesday on fears that a US proposal to deter companies from treating workers as independent contractors would raise costs for the barely profitable firms. The US Labor Department’s proposal will require workers to be considered a company’s employees – who are entitled to more benefits and legal … Read more

Among Us VR launches November 10th

Among Us VR launches November 10th

Shhhh! During Meta Connect we were treated to some new games coming to the Meta Quest 2 VR headset, including the long-awaited VR port of the still ludicrously popular Among Us. Now, that game has a release date: Among Us VR launches on November 10th. Play with up to nine other people as you work … Read more

BMW’s i4 M50 is an engineering triumph

BMW i4 M50

In an EV market increasingly populated by SUVs, trucks and the tiny SUVs we call crossovers, it’s refreshing to have another actual electric car option. But the 2022 BMW i4 M50 is more than just a sedan with an EV powertrain shoved inside. It’s a fine-tuning of suspension, chassis and power that should give those … Read more

Meta Connect 2022: all the news on the Quest Pro

Meta Connect 2022: all the news on the Quest Pro

After months of teasing, it’s time for Meta to introduce its high-end virtual reality headset. Mark Zuckerberg will open Meta Connect 2022 with a keynote presentation sharing updates on his company’s work on their various metaverse projects. Expect updates on Horizon Worlds and Horizon Workrooms — its apps for fun and business in the digital world … Read more

The best Amazon Prime Day laptop deals

The best Amazon Prime Day laptop deals

Amazon is in the thick of its Prime Day Early Access Sale, and we’re here to help you make sense of which deals to buy and which deals to skip. While Black Friday and Cyber Monday are still to come, they can sometimes be a hectic time to shop. If products you have your eye … Read more

The best anti-Prime Early Access Sale tech deals at Best Buy

The best anti-Prime Early Access Sale tech deals at Best Buy

Amazon’s Prime Early Access Sale isn’t the only place where you can find marked down tech products. Best Buy is participating with deals of its own, many of which price-match what we’re seeing at Amazon’s Prime member-exclusive event. By and large, searching on Best Buy for any of the deals currently live on our main … Read more

Google Meet will soon send you a transcript of your meeting

Kris Holt

Google has a string of updates for , including one that may be especially useful for those tasked with recording meeting minutes. Users can already save Google Meet calls as video files and they’ll soon get an automatic transcription of their meetings too. You’ll be able to receive a transcript in a Google Doc. This … Read more