Category: Health


Google Home’s Philips Hue integration can now wake you up gently


Maybe you love the sound of your alarm clock blaring in the morning, heralding a new day full of joy and adventure. More likely, though, you don’t. If you prefer a more gentle wake-up (and have invested in some smart home technology), here’s some good news: Google  Home now lets you use your Philips Hue lights to wake you up...




No Screen Time for Kids Under 2, WHO Says


The World Health Organisation is coming out strong against letting young kids watch TV or play with smartphones, and is pushing parents to help their kids stay active and get enough sleep. This week, the global public health agency released its recommendations on the amount of physical activity and sleep children under the age of five should...



Original Content podcast: ‘The Inventor’ offers a compelling overview of the Theranos saga


The story of how blood testing company Theranos  rose to prominence, then collapsed following accusations of fraud, is getting told and retold in many forms: There’s reporter John Carreyrou’s book “Bad Blood,” plus an upcoming feature film adaptation starring Jennifer Lawrence, plus a podcast from Nightline called “The Dropout” — and “The Inventor,” a new HBO documentary directed by Alex Gibney....