A school district in Illinois wants students to take remote learning seriously and has implemented a dress code for those sitting at home in front of their computers. The Springfield School District told parents that the student handbook has been... Read More
The American Occupational Therapy Association offers guidance for helping students engage in occupations while promoting health and safety in school and at home
Returning to school is a complex event, even in a typical school year. With the... Read More
Going off to middle school is a big milestone — for your kids AND for you. No doubt, your kids will have more freedom. They may not need as much help with homework, and they may even ditch a few family movie nights to see their... Read More
Netflix leads the way in terms of total nominations with a staggering 160 nods, followed by HBO with 107.
Ozark and Succession both received 18 nominations each in the drama categories while The Marvelous Mrs Maisel topped... Read More
With a summer overshadowed by COVID-19, parents are taking a hard look at how to make the right decisions regarding their kids’ increased reliance on screens— which are helping to maintain a sense of normalcy during this socially-distanced time—... Read More
A new large study has found that older children can spread the coronavirus at similar rates to adults. Researchers from South Korea identified 5,700 people who had been diagnosed with COVID-19 and tested everybody who lived in their households.... Read More
Spotify has been testing “video podcasts” since May, and now it is going all in on the marriage between audio and video. The company today announced it is unveiling the first version of its new video podcast feature with select podcasts. It will... Read More
Throughout the United States, as activities and businesses re-open, people are adjusting to new expectations and habits as the global health crisis due to COVID-19 continues.
It seemingly feels like going from zero to 60 miles per hour, after many... Read More
The best way to prevent illness is to avoid being exposed to this virus. Learn how COVID-19 spreads and practice these actions to help prevent the spread of this illness.
To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, everyone should:
Clean your... Read More
In the age of COVID-19, the act of wearing a mask in public has become another front in America’s bitter culture wars. But even amid the partisan divide, a growing number of states are now mandating face coverings.
More than half the states had... Read More
Netflix added another 10 million subscribers worldwide during Q2, bringing its global total to 192.95 million subscribers.
The streamer beat expectations for the quarter, mostly helped by the global shutdown due to the coronavirus... Read More
Amazon has announced the launch of its new Interactive Video Service (Amazon IVS), which uses the same technology that powers Twitch.
The new service enables broadcasters and OTT providers to set up live, low-latency interactive video streams for... Read More
Microsoft is further cutting back its MSN team amid a controversial shift to automation and AI for content decisions previously left to human editors.
After previously eliminating dozens of MSN contract positions, the company is now laying off an... Read More
Ford has revived its legendary Bronco 4×4 for 2021. The off-road-capable SUV maintains is iconic shape but adds slight curves for modern times. Where the Bronco forfeits its absolute rawness (this 2021 version is certainly no pushover) it makes... Read More
A new study found that roughly one-third of young adults are medically vulnerable to developing severe complications from COVID-19. The most significant risk factor appeared to be smoking. Researchers from the University of California, San Francisco,... Read More