Sonos Roam review: the portable speaker you’ll want to use at home too | Smart speakers

Sonos’s new smaller and cheaper Roam portable speaker is one that won’t end up relegated to a drawer collecting dust as it sounds great at home too. The £159 Roam joins the much bigger and heavier £399 Move as the second of firm’s battery-powered models and proves itself as one Continue Reading

No more fomo: top firms turn to VR to liven up meetings | Working from home

Staff at accounting giant PricewaterhouseCoopers have been holding meetings in odd places: the top of skyscrapers, inside swanky penthouse apartments and even luxury ski chalets. All without leaving the comfort of their own homes. That is the new normal for a growing number of workers at PwC, which is buying Continue Reading

‘Like penpals, but with snacks!’ Unable to travel, strangers mail each other tastes of home | Snacks- Tempemail

One of the best bits of travel was always the food. Or, more specifically, the junk food – the brightly coloured boxes of Pocky in a Japanese 7-Eleven, the rows of uncharted chip flavours in a foreign supermarket. It’s a delight Australians are unlikely to get to experience in 2021. Continue Reading

Warning Issued Over Hackable ADT’s LifeShield Home Security Cameras – Tempemail

Newly discovered security vulnerabilities in ADT’s Blue (formerly LifeShield) home security cameras could have been exploited to hijack both audio and video streams. The vulnerabilities (tracked as CVE-2020-8101) were identified in the video doorbell camera by Bitdefender researchers in February 2020 before they were eventually addressed on August 17, 2020. Continue Reading

Blast partly destroys building in Madrid; cause not clear Nursing Home School Building Building Madrid- Tempemail

A loud explosion partially destroyed a small building flanked by a school and a nursing home in the center of Spain s capital on Wednesday. It was not clear what caused the blast. Images and footage shared on social media showed a tower of smoke coming out from the six-story Continue Reading

San Francisco office market in collapse as tech workers stay home | San Francisco

The pandemic has brought the commercial real estate market in San Francisco to a new low, with work-from-home policies and office closures slowing Silicon Valley-driven business expansion to numbers not seen in at least three decades. New office-leasing activity in 2020 dropped a staggering 71% compared with the year before, Continue Reading