Latest from Heather Kelly
Here's what the executive order banning WeChat could mean for its millions of users in the US, and what they should do next.
  • Sep 18, 2020
Wildfires are causing record amounts of smoke to settle over West Coast states, leading to new habits and health problems.
  • Sep 16, 2020
Apple announced a new Apple Watch, updated iPads, and an online fitness service on Tuesday. But the missing iPhone 12 loomed large.
  • Sep 15, 2020
For the first time in a decade, more people left California last year than arrived. The realities of flooding, drought, wildfires and high costs are weighing on a weary public.
  • Sep 12, 2020
Some schools are asking kids to spend hours online, changing how parents think about screen-time rules.
  • Sep 4, 2020
Computers are a lifeline for students who can’t go to school, but using them presents its own set of parenting and technology challenges.
  • Sep 2, 2020
Every Google search for a runny nose or fever is in a vast data set that the company is sharing with coronavirus researchers.
  • Sep 2, 2020
Sal Khan, head of the Khan Academy and one of distance learning’s early pioneers, shares tips on how to make the most of learning from home during a pandemic.
  • Aug 31, 2020
Volunteer moderators keep online communities humming, but the realities of 2020 are making their jobs harder than ever.
  • Aug 25, 2020
One blaze is now the second-largest on record in California. The blazes have burned hundreds of homes and forced more than 100,000 evacuations.
  • Aug 22, 2020