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How to Talk to Kids About Upsetting Current Events

How to Talk to Kids About Upsetting Current Events

Most of the time, we can prepare for the “big talks” with our kids. We can research and plan how to talk to them about everything from sex to porn, from LGBTQ issues to racism. But then, out of nowhere, something unexpected — and deeply upsetting — happens in the…

Stop Apple News+ From Taking Over Your iOS or macOS

Stop Apple News+ From Taking Over Your iOS or macOS

Even if you aren’t playing around with iOS 14 or macOS Big Sur yet, there’s one setting you want to know if you’re an Apple News+ subscriber. That’s because starting with iOS 14 and macOS Big Sur, web links to news stories that you tap or click will pull up…

Now Is The Time For A ‘News Diet’

Now Is The Time For A ‘News Diet’

How often do you check the news? Once when you wake up, probably—and once again before you start working, and one more time when you need a break from work, and another quick glance at lunch, and … well, you get the idea.