Amazon launches Alexa app for Windows 10 PCs
Amazon today launched an Alexa app for Windows 10 PCs on the Microsoft Store. The voice application allows PC owners to speak to Alexa to set reminders, timers, alarms; create lists and to-dos; track their calendar appointments; get news, weather and other in…
News Analysis: Two Years and Hundreds of Inflammatory Ads Later, the G.O.P. Is the Party of Trump
Regardless of the outcomes, Republican candidates embraced the divisive, racially inflammatory messages of President Trump in 2018, folding up the party’s Big Tent.
Youth voter turnout spiked during the midterms. Now what?
When making sense of the youth voter turnout in the 2018 midterm elections, there’s good news, bad news, and some more good news. Early estimates show young people voted at historic rates. About 31 percent of people aged 18 to 29 voted in the midterms this ye…
Roku expands its free streaming channel with entertainment and live sports
Roku’s ad-supported free streaming channel is expanding. No, not to more platforms – it already did that. But rather, it’s expanding its content lineup. While before the channel offered free-to-stream movies and news, it will now feature live and linear sport…
What’s the Word of the Year?
It’s the weekly news quiz – have you been paying attention to what’s been going on in the world during the past seven days?