Xbox’s new family safety app is being previewed

Xbox’s new family safety app is being previewed

Image copyright Getty Images “Just another hour. Please!” It’s a sentence that’s been heard in every household with a games console. Ever since the World Health Organisation classified gaming addiction as a disorder in 2018, the discussion...
Twitch taps experts and creators for a new Safety Advisory Council

Twitch taps experts and creators for a new Safety Advisory Council

Sarah Jacobsson Purewal/CNET Twitch is a popular platform for gamers who want to share their playthroughs and connect with an audience, but open platforms for user-created content require sound moderation policies. Now, Twitch is looking to shore things up on that...
Uber overhauls its app to address coronavirus safety

Uber overhauls its app to address coronavirus safety

Both Uber drivers and passengers are now required to wear face coverings.  James Martin/CNET For the most up-to-date news and information about the coronavirus pandemic, visit the WHO website. Uber has rebuilt its app to make sure its drivers and riders adhere to...
Coronavirus: DJI Mavic Air 2 jettisons drone safety feature in Europe

Coronavirus: DJI Mavic Air 2 jettisons drone safety feature in Europe

Image copyright DJI Image caption The Mavic Air 2 is marketed as a lifestyle gadget that is small enough to fit in a shoulder bag DJI has launched its first consumer drone to warn of nearby planes and helicopters via its controller. The inclusion of the safety feature...