Mehreen Kasana

Spotify makes homeschooling a little easier with Spotify Kids app
Mehreen Kasana
The app is available to all Spotify Premium Family members for free.
Tech
Apple's bought the best weather app, Dark Sky, and rained on Android users' parade
Mehreen Kasana
It's a great development for iOS users. But the Android crowd has a legitimate reason to be unhappy.
Tech
The best turntable for dancing on your own
Mehreen Kasana
Remember parties? How about a party for one?
This Thing Rules
Google is donating over $800 million in cash and ads to fight COVID-19
Mehreen Kasana
Sundar Pichai made the announcement in a company post on Friday.
Coronavirus
Instacart workers are planning a nationwide strike on Monday
Mehreen Kasana
Workers say Instacart is failing to offer them basic protections or benefits while they face COVID-19 head-on.
Coronavirus
Mark Zuckerberg just donated $25 million to Bill Gates' COVID-19 therapeutics research
Mehreen Kasana
The Facebook CEO and his wife, Priscilla Chan, made the donation via their philanthropic organization.
Coronavirus
Zoom iOS shares your data with Facebook whether you have an account or not
Mehreen Kasana
An analysis conducted by Motherboard reveals yet another privacy flaw in the widely used video-conference program.
Tech
Facebook Messenger introduces COVID-19 info hub amid traffic surge
Mehreen Kasana
Traffic is high. Business is bad. And COVID-19 controversies and misinformation are thriving.
Culture
Yelp added GoFundMe buttons to small businesses' pages without their permission
Mehreen Kasana
Automatic additions of GoFundMe can help small operations. But some owners are deeply unhappy with the lack of say in the matter.
Culture
Xbox Series X becomes victim of GPU source code theft
Mehreen Kasana
After multiple notices, GitHub has removed repositories containing the stolen Navi GPU source code.
Gaming
The App Store's rules are hurting game streaming services
Mehreen Kasana
Apple's ban on services that depend on streaming from the cloud is hitting firms like Nvidia, Google, and Microsoft hard.
Gaming
The Internet Archive suspends waitlists to bring over a million free books to quarantined readers
Mehreen Kasana
No more waitlists for the library's 1.4 million (and ever increasing) titles.
Culture
Bill Gates is disappointed with the U.S. response to COVID-19
Mehreen Kasana
The Microsoft founder gave his unfiltered thoughts to Chris Anderson of TED fame on Tuesday.
Coronavirus
Facebook is clamping down on 'idle chat' from its now-remote workforce
Mehreen Kasana
With its 45,000 permanent employees working from home, the social media giant is grappling with new challenges.
Coronavirus
YouTube Music can now show Android and iOS users lyrics
Mehreen Kasana
The perfect feature for singalongs, or simply proving your intimate knowledge of difficult lyrics to skeptical friends and family.
Tech
Pokemon Go will soon launch an in-app social feed
Mehreen Kasana
Great concept. Awful timing.
Gaming
Pinterest launches Today tab to beat your COVID-19 blues
Mehreen Kasana
The internet's pinboard has seen a surge in craft, cooking, gardening, and lesson-planning searches since the outbreak.
Tech
Amazon is asking customers to pay for its drivers' sick leave. But it's not. But it is.
Mehreen Kasana
Why is a company with a nearly $1T market cap asking consumers to foot the bill for its workers?
Culture
Tinder doesn't want you to be entirely alone during self-isolation
Mehreen Kasana
Passport is here for everyone without charge.
Tech
The FluSense AI turns the sound of people coughing into useful data
Mehreen Kasana
The technology could help the predict and monitor viral outbreaks while protecting users' privacy.
Tech