Lifestyle

For the sake of it: a selection of Japanese tipples

If the recent Olympics have triggered a desire to plunge into all things Japanese, don’t overlook the drinks. You’re probably already familiar with the country’s big lager brands such as Asahi, Kirin and Sapporo, and may well have tried sake (taken warm, as many people do, rather than cold, which is what the finer sakes […]

Business

Zoom reaches $85 mln settlement over user privacy, ‘Zoombombing’

Zoom Video Communications Inc (ZM.O) agreed to pay $85 million and bolster its security practices to settle a lawsuit claiming it violated users’ privacy rights by sharing personal data with Facebook, Google and LinkedIn, and letting hackers disrupt Zoom meetings in a practice called Zoombombing. A preliminary settlement filed on Saturday afternoon requires approval by […]

Technology

Motorola is updating its first-gen foldable Razr with Android 11

You could be forgiven for forgetting about Motorola’s folding phones in light of new shiny ones announced by the likes of Samsung, but someone at the company must care about them — a new OS update has been released for the 2019 Razr, bringing it from Android 10, to Android 11 (via Droid-Life). Yes, that’s […]

News

New Jersey family wins $2 million lottery prize during Maryland bathroom break

A New Jersey family traveling home from a trip to North Carolina found a bathroom break in Maryland to be a lucky stop when they won a $2 million lottery jackpot. The family members told Maryland Lottery officials they were headed to New Jersey after a trip to North Carolina when they stopped for a […]