Facebook wants to be for the people, even if that means people using Facebook less. Facebook on Thursday announced that it's making big changes, heavily prioritizing stuff from your friends and family over companies and publishers you follow.
Breaking up is hard enough without having to see your ex’s newfound happiness flung in your face every time you log on to Facebook. But that doesn’t necessarily mean you want to unfriend your ex, or block them, either. There should be some middle ground. Today,
Twenty brilliant minds, all under age 20 just started their venture this summer with the Thiel Fellowship program.
20 brilliant minds, all under age 20 just started their venture this summer with the Thiel Fellowship program.
We are busy and lazy, so we forget to send friends the photos we take of them. But Facebook Messenger’s newest feature Photo Magic scans your newly taken photos with facial recognition, and immediately notifies you with an option to send pics to friends that are in them.
Oculus VR’s founder Brendan Iribe is pegging his creation to transform school classrooms with the technology that can trick the brain into thinking you’re in a real place.Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/09/15/3d-teaching-vr-headsets-welcome-classroom-future/
A couple years ago, I wanted to find out the name of the actor who played my favorite character on House of Cards, so I googled the character. Big mistake. The very first Google search result was the character’s House of Cards Wikia page—including date of death.
It's been great times for indie games over the last few years, a true golden age compared to what went before. Yet I'm very worried that the great times are over and that - on multiple fronts - the forces of darkness are closing in. Are indie games about to go through a contraction,
So 15 of the 30 cities with the highest rents in the country are all in the San Francisco Bay Area, with Palo Alto topping the list, according to this lovely report from Lovely that came out last week. Part of this is cyclical.
Don’t call it Force Touch — Apple’s new flagship feature 3D Touch is a completely different software implementation of the technology that is already available on the Apple Watch and the new MacBook trackpad.
You wouldn’t think that big data would be the topic of conversation on this evening, but that’s the subject that brought Data Collective founders Matt Ocko and Zack Bogue together for the first time. Both were at the club for a friend’s birthday party and, upon meeting each other,
If you were thinking things might finally be about to calm down in Riverdale, then guess what?SEE ALSO: Netflix's first original Indian horror series 'Ghoul' looks terrifyingYep, you'd be wrong. From the looks of the season three trailer,
Samsung finally has an in-house solution for a small but annoying problem: having to charge your phone and smartwatch separately. The new Samsung Wireless Charger Duo, whose apparent packaging was leaked on Twitter by Roland Quandt on Friday,
Donald Trump writing an angry tweet aimed at a world leader isn't particularly unusual at this point.But the caps-filled one he posted to Iranian President Rouhani in the early hours of Monday morning is pretty out there, even by his standards.SEE ALSO:
Lin-Manuel Miranda may just be one of the nicest guys in show business.The Hamilton creator not only bringing a production of his award-winning Broadway show to Puerto Rico, still recovering from the devastation caused by Hurricane Maria in 2017, but he has bigger plans.SEE ALSO:
The days of Snapchat's peer-to-peer payment service Snapcash are numbered.Snapchat will officially end its mobile payment service on Aug. 30, according to buried code within the Android app uncovered by TechCrunch. SEE ALSO: Snapchat and Amazon will team up on in-app shopping,
In one of the most WTF moments from Sacha Baron Cohen's second episode of Who Is America?,former vice president Dick Cheney signed what was referred to as a "waterboarding kit."And now, it looks like it's sitting on eBay.SEE ALSO: This moment in Sacha Baron Cohen's 'Who Is America?
If you weren't at San Diego Comic Con this weekend (and probably if you were), you were likely super jazzed about the sheer amount of TV and film trailers scheduled to drop over the weekend. In a year without a big Marvel or Game of Thrones presence,
To push things forward, Facebook is going backward.Facebook announced Thursday night that it will be revamping its News Feed, all in an effort to get users seeing more "meaningful" content from friends and family and spur engagement.What does Facebook count as engagement around meaningful content?
As more and more credit card companies announced an end to the need for signatures on credit and debit card receipts, major player Visa kept holding out. Until today.Finally, Visa announced Friday it was making signatures "optional" in North America starting in April.SEE ALSO:
The long winter is here, and by that we mean the agonizing wait between Seasons 7 and 8 of Game of Thrones. After HBO confirmed that Season 8 won't premiere until 2019,
An anonymous reader writes in with news about a California bill that aims to protect online reviewers’ rights.
Dinner Lab, an exclusive supper club which lets up-and-coming chefs test their recipes by preparing multi-course meals for a private audience, has just raised its first outside funding. The previously bootstrapped New Orleans-based company has scored $2.1 million in a seed round led by Dr. John B.
The FBI is looking into the iCloud celebrity photos hack, though it did not say whether it has opened an investigationAn anonymous user began posting nude photos of actors and celebrities including Jennifer Lawrence, Kate Upton and Mary E.
Kelly Clarkson just put her spin on the ballad of the year a.k.aSam Smith's "Stay With Me" at Symphony Park in Charlotte during her first solo concert since giving birth in June."I love this song. I know you've probably heard it bunch so just bear with me," Clarkson,
In a video announcing the new Internet.org platform, Mark Zuckerberg’s eyes beam straight through your soul, while he tells you dryly how Facebook is going to fix the internet. “Facebook is watching you…” his eyes say silently. Internet.org, it turns out, is a privacy nightmare.Read more...