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Google's flood forecasting tool is now out in the U.S. and Canada
Flood Hub is free and and can help people adapting to the changing climate.
'A Haunted Girl' comic uses horror to take on mental illness
Marvel comics author draws on real-life inspiration for this one-of-a-kind story.
Confused about federal student loan forgiveness? Here's what you need to know.
Reminder: Student loan payments restarted in October.
White male leads don't equal box office success. But executives and studios are still biased.
When it comes to support for production and distribution of hit films, progress can be made.
Yelp and Texas officials square off over free speech and anti-abortion centers
Texas officials fight Yelp's user alert notifying abortion-seekers of "crisis pregnancy centers."
Google Maps can now tell exactly where solar panels should be installed
Taking the guesswork out.
The return of political campaign ads to X/Twitter raises important questions for users
As the 2024 election season looms, the platform's potential political impact calls for transparency and user vigilance.
Megan Thee Stallion wants you to check in on your friends
The rapper champions mental health in new PSA: "It's OK to not be OK."
How hidden device users can protect themselves ahead of national emergency alert test
For at-risk users preparing for the Oct. 4 test alert, adjusting settings may not be enough.
Biden launches American Climate Corps to tackle climate crisis with green job training
The new workforce initiative targets careers in clean energy, conservation, and climate resilience.
How social media in the classroom is burning teachers out
Dealing with phones and social media can be a drain on educators.
Google announces a decade of Chromebook updates to help devices last longer
Extended expiration dates and improved repair processes could reduce school district tech expenses.
New S.O.S. initiative online rating system targets teen safety
Experts are working to create a rating system for social media, search engines, and gaming platforms.
TikTok's Latin Heritage Month celebration includes first Latin Visionary Voices shoutout
The Hispanic Heritage Foundation joins the party with a new small business grant program.
New implant can track the health of organ transplants in real time
This minuscule device could change the future of organ transplants.
New Lyft feature matches women and nonbinary drivers and riders
Women+ Connect offers more control on who's in the car.
How 'sharenting' boundaries on social media protect kids' privacy and trust
@ parents: If in doubt, don't share it out.
New chatbot connects abortion-seekers with care options
The Charley chatbot promises accurate, confidential help.
988 Lifeline now available in American Sign Language
The hotline becomes more accessible to people in crisis who are deaf and hard of hearing.
Snapchat announces new updates to foster teen safety and age-appropriate content
National child safety nonprofits pitch in to address minor safety on Snap.
New survey shows emotional toll of AI anxiety, employee monitoring
The technologies are associated with stress, irritability, and burnout for some workers.
Dictionary.com embraces 'they,' adds hundreds of new words
GPT, jawn, jolabokaflod, and more are defined in latest update, alongside pronoun policy change.