TYPICAL ADULT WILL SPEND 34 YEARS OF THEIR LIFE STARING AT SCREENS

Think you spend a lot of time staring at your computer screen? A new survey may surprise even the most screen-addicted tech user. Researchers say over the span of one’s life, the average adult will spend not months, not years, but decades gazing at their digital devices. A poll of 2,000 British adults, commissioned by Vision […]

OLD TESLA PARTS BOUGHT ON EBAY FULL OF USER DATA, HACKER FINDS

Tesla infotainment systems are a marvel to behold. Among other things, they display Netflix or YouTube videos, run Spotify, connect to Wi-Fi, and of course store phone numbers of contacts. But those benefits require storing heaps of personal information that an amateur researcher found can reveal owners’ most sensitive data. The researcher, who described himself […]

COVID-19 DRIVE-IN TESTING AT MCC FOR ESSENTIAL EMPLOYEES, HEALTHCARE WORKERS

Drive-in testing for COVID-19 will begin at Monroe Community College Friday. The testing site at MCC is for first responders, health care workers and essential employees, even if they aren’t symptomatic. Those interested do have to take an assessment ahead of time either online or by phone. The assessment will include questions like: Are you […]

NEW YORK SEEING DECREASE IN CORONAVIRUS HOSPITALIZATIONS

New COVID-19 hospitalizations in New York state are averaging under 1,000 a day for the first time this month, the latest sign of slowly decreasing pressure on the health care system.  Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Tuesday that hospitalizations and deaths from the outbreak were both continuing to tick down. The daily death toll dropped again, […]

CLOTHING COMPANY OFFERING FREE MASKS TO EVERYONE IN AMERICA

A clothing company known for eco-friendly workout gear is now making face coverings and is offering them to every person in America for free to stop the spread of COVID-19. Dhvani says as part of the donation-based effort, it will give health care workers medical grade masks, and everyone else will receive reusable masks made […]