Google Wants to Remix News Radio Just for You

Google Wants to Remix News Radio Just for You

Most of us know how delightful it is to hear a computer-generated song playlist that feels entirely personal. Now, Google wants to create a similar type of bespoke audio experience—not with music, but with news. The company is adding some new features to its existing news aggregation service called Your News Update, which gathers news…

How to Deal With the Anxiety of Uncertainty

How to Deal With the Anxiety of Uncertainty

If there’s one defining feature of the coronavirus pandemic, it’s uncertainty. Will there be a vaccine? When can schools safely reopen? Will I still have a job next week? Should I book a spring vacation abroad? A crisis that we’d all hoped would be short-lived is dragging on indefinitely, and the list of unanswered questions…