We Need a Covid-19 Vaccine—Let’s Get It Right the First Time

Manufacturers rushed to make a new vaccine formula.That might create an expectation that a Covid-19 vaccine can also arrive rapidly—an expectation that cannot be met, because there is no licensed coronavirus vaccine.

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Tax Day may have changed, but you can still file early to get your refund faster

Getty/blueflames Tax Day may have been pushed back from April 15 to July 15 this year due to the coronavirus pandemic, but if you think you're owed a refund, you can still file early and get that money faster.Check out CNET's list of the best tax software for 2020 to see all your options.

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Jordan Rudess wants you to stay at home and make music, so he’s giving away his GeoShred Play iOS app for free

Recognising the “solace and healing” that can be found through music, the Dream Theater keyboardist is encouraging you to “stay safe and have a great time shredding” with the app, which includes a physically-modelled guitar engine.“As we unite around the globe to fight this pandemic together it's more important than ever to social distance and stay home,” says Wizdom Music.

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Coronavirus and your taxes: Get a refund now, or wait until July extension

You now have till July 15 to pay your federal taxes.How do I get the federal tax extension as an individual taxpayer?

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How to make music on an old computer: 4 things you need to consider

In fact, you might find a new machine even harder to use if you’re missing USB 2.The exception is for those who want to record audio while monitoring it - for this, you’ll want to reduce the buffer size.

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You can now download a free edition of the Serato Studio DAW

Home News (Image credit: Serato) Launched in 2019, Serato Studio is a simplified PC and Mac DAW that’s designed for beginners and DJs who want to move into music production.The feature-limited free edition has full save and export functionality and no time constraints, but is limited to four Decks, four Scenes, one Audio Track and MP3-only export.

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Prevent Zoombombing: Change these 4 Zoom settings now for secure video chat

(You can keep up with all of Zoom's security issues in our timeline.In many cases, a simple Google search for URLs that include "Zoom.

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22 essential chords all guitarists need to know

Guitar Skills: We're breaking our 22 chords into three areas – essential beginner guitar chords, folk and blues.There's also audio examples for every chord too.

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iPhone 9 or iPhone SE? One name just appeared on a mobile carrier's website

but minus 'iPhone 9'.Some replies to Prosser’s original tweet question its authenticity, but it doesn’t appear that the iPhone 9 text was photoshopped in.

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Coronavirus $1,200 stimulus check: Find out if you're eligible and how to get your payment

Can you track your 2020 stimulus check?Not everyone will receive the total $1,200 cash payment amount and some won't get a stimulus check at all.

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The Face Mask Debate Reveals a Scientific Double Standard

The recent back-and-forth debate—and policy reversal—over the use of face masks to prevent the spread of Covid-19 reveals a glaring double standard.Take, for example, a large randomized trial of mask use among US college students in the 2006–07 influenza season.

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Customers accuse Instacart shoppers of stealing their groceries

Connie Meyers said she placed a large grocery delivery order on Instacart last week that never arrived.Krissa Harris tweeted at Instacart saying, "yesterday your delivery driver fulfilled my order & then disappeared.

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George and Amal Clooney donate $1M for coronavirus relief

George and Amal Clooney are lending a helping hand.The Hollywood power couple donated more than $1 million toward coronavirus relief, Clooney's rep Stan Rosenfield confirmed to USA TODAY Wednesday.

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iPad deal alert: get the latest model Apple iPad on sale for $299 at Best Buy

The 2019 iPad includes Apple's powerful A10 Fusion chip and is available in a 32GB or 128GB storage option.See more of Best Buy's iPad deals hereiPad deals:Apple iPad 10.

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Chrome OS’s new tablet mode is a lot more like Android (and the iPad)

But the next Chrome OS update will go a long way to fix that.With the upcoming version 81, Google is bringing a new way to navigate when you’re not using the trackpad.

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Samsung unveils low-cost Galaxy A-Series phones to reverse U.S. smartphone slump

Now, with a global smartphone slump that has hit the Galaxy S20 hard, Samsung is doubling down on that strategy.On Wednesday, Samsung announced six new Galaxy A phones coming to the U.

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Face unlock on the Pixel 4 just gained an important security feature you need to turn on

Mentioned in this article Google Pixel 4 XL Once the update hits your phone this week, a new toggle will appear inside the Face Unlock tab in the Device Security settings.It’s called "Require eyes to be open," and as the name suggests, it won’t unlock your phone unless your eyes are open.

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Skype vs. Zoom: Which is best for working from home?

Indeed, Skype and Zoom, the two most recognized names in this category, have seen their usage numbers spike.But Skype recently upped the ante with a feature called Meet Now that’s been promoted heavily during the coronavirus shutdown.

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The Origin 12-core Ryzen 9 EON15-X wins for Monster Ryzen Laptop of the week

Still, fitting a desktop Ryzen 9 3900 and GeForce RTX 2070 into a 15.Check this: The EON15-X rocks a 12-core Ryzen 9 3900 insides its relatively “light” body.

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iWork review: A free and feature-rich office suite review

Our Verdict iWork is a free office suite for creating well-structured text documents, eye-catching spreadsheets, and engaging presentations.Available for macOS, iOS and as a web app, the iWork suite comprises a word processor—Pages, spreadsheet app—Numbers, and presentation builder—Keynote.

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