Official Xbox Series X media remote spotted on Amazon

A listing on Amazon UK (as spotted by Gfinity Deals) points to a PDP Media Remote for Xbox One & Series X. The listing doesn’t have an image attached, but it does have a release date of November 15 and a standard set of features, which includes a “traditional TV remote design” and “motion activated […]

Pandemic perk: Bay Area companies increase mental health help for remote workers

Brex, a San Francisco financial services company, has also focused on forging virtual bonds between employees. The group organized a virtual tour of an alpaca farm for kids and parents that allowed families to see nature while stuck at home. An entertainer performed as Elsa from Disney’s “Frozen” films for the children of employees.

Companies are just now starting to figure out remote work

Over the next few years—even after we have a viable vaccine—many companies will go through a multi-year process of working out the right mix of virtual and in-person business functions. Keeping some business functions, like sales calls or recruiting, happening in person may just be good business. But as several of the panelists mentioned, humans […]

What’s the Difference Between Chromecast and Android TV?

What Is Android TV? Android TV is a version of the Android operating system for media devices. It’s usually found on set-top devices, like the Nvidia Shield, which are larger than a Chromecast. However, Android TV can also be found in smaller Chromecast-like dongles or built-in on some televisions.

Pray for Apple TV: Is this the end of the line for Apple’s streaming box?

Streaming services and content discovery Apple TV has always enjoyed strong support from streaming content providers such as Amazon, Netflix, Disney+, Hulu, and others. Just last week, the Apple TV 4K added the ability to stream 4K videos from YouTube. But increasingly, being able to access specific streaming services is no longer something one platform […]

These are the new rules of capitalism

Oliver Libby: [I sit on the board of The Resolution Project, which has] 600 entrepreneurs in about 80 countries, starting them with very small amounts of capital very early in their entrepreneurship journey. For me, the two things that are the main lessons are, number one, impact and diversity are linked to high returns when […]

Germany’s neighbors react to second coronavirus wave

Germany’s Foreign, Health and Interior ministries collectively decide on in which countries and regions the risk of coronavirus is higher. Currently, German authorities deem any country or region with 50 or more infections per 100,000 inhabitants within one week dangerous. Presently, Germany classifies 15 of the EU’s 27 member states as having either regional or […]