Marriott data breach exposes 5 million guests’ information. Again.

Marriott International has announced a massive data breach that exposed approximately 5.2 million hotel guests' information. No, not that breach. It's a new one this time.  "At the end of February 2020, we identified that an unexpected amount of guest information may have been accessed using the login credentials of two employees at a franchise property," the international hotel chain wrote on Tuesday. "We believe this activity started in … [Read more...]

Forget Zoom: Use these private video-chatting tools, instead

Zoom is so last week — which, in the time of coronavirus, might as well be last year.  The videoconference tool that's captured the nation's attention as it socially distances and shelters in place has won legions of converts for its easy-to-use interface and fun backgrounds. It also happens to be a privacy nightmare. Thankfully, there are other options that cybersecurity and privacy experts say will get the job done — without … [Read more...]

Quarantine streaming is changing the definition of ‘primetime’ TV

People are streaming a lot of movies and TV shows while staying home during the coronavirus pandemic. In fact, because so much television is being watched during unconventional daytime hours — and streaming services offer viewers the ability to watch whenever they want — traditional “primetime” TV viewing is being completely altered. A new study by streaming analytics company Conviva found that streaming TV viewing between … [Read more...]

Christopher Meloni to return as Elliot Stabler in ‘Law & Order: SVU’ spin-off

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This waffle maker turns your breakfast into LEGOs — Future Blink

The Waffle Wow makes mornings fun by turning your waffles into LEGO-like bricks.  Read more...More about Tech, Food, Mashable Video, Lego, and Future Blink … [Read more...]

This Office 365 Home and McAfee bundle is essential for anyone working from home

TL;DR: Bundle up and save when you download Office 365 Home and McAfee Total Protection for five devices for $99.99 at Dell. When you buy both, as of March 31, you save $90 off the regular price if bought separately.  For anyone with the privilege to work from home, there's a long checklist of tools necessary to building the best home office setup. Many of us need new laptops and monitors to continue working, plus some indoor plants to keep … [Read more...]

AT&T to increase mobile hotspot data by 15GB in April

We're all leaning on our mobile data a little more these days, which is why AT&T is giving mobility customers and small businesses a boost to help them through the COVID-19 crisis. From April 2 through May 13, the telecom will automatically increase mobile hotspot data by 15GB a month for each line on an unlimited plan (that currently includes a monthly tethering allotment). For instance, those on the Unlimited Elite plan will receive 45GB a … [Read more...]

Where to buy a thermometer amid coronavirus shortages

Thermometers are especially hard to find right now. With the outbreak of the coronavirus, nationwide retailers have sold out of them completely. However, here's where you can still find some. Read more...More about Health, Mashable Video, Thermometer, Coronavirus, and Covid 19 … [Read more...]

Break into the music scene with this Ableton and Logic Pro training

TL;DR: Get on the road to living out your DJ dreams by investing in the Premium DJing and Music Production Bootcamp featuring Ableton and Logic Pro X for $49.99, a 97% savings as of March 30.  If you've ever heard a hit song and thought, "I could do that," now's your chance to prove it.  First of all, you have an abundance of extra time these days. And second of all, this Premium DJing and Music Production Bootcamp featuring Ableton … [Read more...]

Amazon workers in NYC warehouse strike to demand coronavirus protections

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Here’s how to unlock Netflix’s hidden categories

Netflix’s catalogue is expansive and tough to parse, but secret codes sort the service’s listings into more approachable categories. Read more...More about Entertainment, Netflix, Mashable Video, Hacks, and Movies Tv Shows … [Read more...]

Instagram meme account with 14 million followers banned for coronavirus scam

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This charming virtual Backstreet Boys performance is as good as you want it to be

No matter the distance, the Backstreet Boys want you to know...that "I Want It That Way" is still a banger. The 90s pop sensation reunited for a virtual performance of their hit song for Fox Presents the iHeart Living Room Concert For America. Fox shared a clip on Sunday to tease the performance, but you can see the full video here. AJ McLean, Kevin Richardson, Howie Dorough, Nick Carter, and Brian Littrell covered the song while social … [Read more...]

Incredible photos show empty landmarks around the world

The near-total absence of people has allowed for these extraordinary photographs.  Read more...More about Photography, Mashable Video, Coronavirus, Covid 19, and Social Distancing … [Read more...]