Apple Discontinues iPod, Mobile Gaming Icon, After 22 Years

Apple Discontinues iPod, Mobile Gaming Icon, After 22 Years

Photo: justin sullivan (Getty Images) For one out for every kid who one-strapped a backpack in middle school, as they’re likely in mourning today. With Apple’s discontinuation of the 7th-generation iPod Touch, announced yesterdayit’s official: the iPod is dead. Ostensibly, the iPod was a music device, meant to digitize song libraries and move listeners away … Read more

Analyzing Zach LaVine to the Trail Blazers

Analyzing Zach LaVine to the Trail Blazers

In early returns from the 2022 NBA Trade and Free Agency period, the Portland Trail Blazers have been linked with Chicago Bulls guard Zach LaVine. The two-time All-Star is an unrestricted free agent this summer. The Blazers have the potential to create salary cap space to sign same. They also need to restock talent after … Read more

What rising COVID cases mean for you

What rising COVID cases mean for you

covid “It’s a funny thing: we’re literally all at risk… but also, #VaccinesWork.” A dose of the Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine is prepared. Pat Greenhouse/Globe Staff With COVID-19 cases rising both nationwide and in Massachusetts, you may know more and more people who are testing positive. Responding to the increasing case trends, Dr. Megan Ranney, an … Read more

What you can and can’t do to get through the infant formula shortage, according to experts

What you can and can't do to get through the infant formula shortage, according to experts

CNN — Misinformation about how families can get through the infant formula shortage is fueling concern among pediatricians like Dr. Tanya Altmann. The California doctor has been getting phone calls, emails and social media messages – not just from her patients but from families all over the United States – along with photos of empty … Read more

Google Maps Immersive View, New Translate Languages, Docs TL;DR

Google Maps Immersive View, New Translate Languages, Docs TL;DR

Google’s 2022 I/O Conference is finally here. From virtual maps that come to life to a new way to communicate with your home security system, there’s a lot of unexpected surprises from the keynote to unpack. Here are some of the highlights. Stare Your Google Nest Down Till It Does Stuff For You One of … Read more

Patti LuPone doubles down after F-word mask tirade, Broadway backs her up

Patti LuPone doubles down after F-word mask tirade, Broadway backs her up

She’s in good “Company.” Broadway bigwigs are backing Patti LuPone after she was caught on camera slamming a maskless theatergoer Tuesday night. The stage icon, 73, hollered at the bare-faced patron following a performance of her hit musical “Company,” with the foul-mouthed footage subsequently going viral on social media. The explosive incident divided the internet, … Read more