Incognito Mode May Not Work the Way You Think It Does

Incognito Mode May Not Work the Way You Think It Does

No matter which browser you prefer—Chrome, Firefox, Edge, Safari, Opera, or any of the others—it will almost certainly offer an incognito or private mode, one which ostensibly keeps your web browsing secret. (Google Chrome still shows a hat-and-glasses icon when you go incognito, as if you’re now in disguise.)Incognito or private mode does indeed keep…

How to Make Your Video Calls Look and Sound Better

How to Make Your Video Calls Look and Sound Better

As the longest year in human history drags on, you’re probably taking more video calls than ever—which means it’s much more frustrating if your coworkers can’t see or hear you properly. Take some time to ensure you look (and sound) your best. Improve Your LightingPhotograph: Whitson Gordon“You want to present yourself professionally,” says Max Rosen,…

The Rank Hypocrisy of a TikTok Ban

The Rank Hypocrisy of a TikTok Ban

On Friday, the President of the United States declared that he intends to ban a vibrant source of American speech. And that he intends to eliminate competition in a giant industry that doesn’t have nearly enough. It’s a rare feat to upturn two such fundamental democratic values—free speech and free markets—at the same time.TikTok’s fate…