Tech Bytes: Pelaton Lanebreak
Rising online harassment. An anti-defamation league report finds internet hate speech at an all-time high. 52% of adults say they’ve been harassed, up from 40 last year. The ADL says companies should better enforce their anti- hate policies.
Next, a new feature on Android TV. Google has added a new shop tab for rentals and purchases.
It allows users to explore new titles, while a library section shows movies and TV shows you’ve already bought. The change mirrors one made on Amazon Prime Video last year.
And finally Pelaton is “gamifying'” your workout. The exercise company has launched “Lanebreak Tread, an arcade-style workout on the treadmill. Lanebreak debuted last year for the bike, Pelaton users can now locate the feature on the treadmill in the “more runs” section.