Image: The Data DriveThe only thing worse than Facebook having all of your personal information is, well, Facebook not having all of your personal information.That is the premise behind The Data Drive, a new website by Daniel Kolitz, creator of The Printed Internet and artist Sam Lavigne.
Facebook has always had a policy of requiring users to supply their real name on the site. Enforcement has been lax, but there's still a risk of getting caught. Here's how to fly under the radar if you need to.Read more...
Facebook recently updated its community standards. As the company noted in the announcement accompanying the change, their "policies and standards themselves are not changing," but that they wanted to provide more clarity to a set of existing rules that have often been misunderstood by users.
Starting this week, to check Facebook messages on your phone, you'll need to download Messenger , the company's standalone chat app. This is part of a bigger Facebook strategy to create many standalone mobile apps. That might make sense for Facebook, but it sucks for you. Read more...
We get it: No one likes Facebook. Twitter is full of trolls. Social networks can be a pain, but they're also great ways to stay in touch with friends and talk to new people. Even so, every few weeks we hear from someone who wants to just "quit" Facebook altogether. Here's why that's a silly idea,
Facebook sparked a fierce backlash three weeks ago when it began enforcing a "real name" policy against performers and members of the LGBT community. The company initially dug in its heels, refusing to stop requiring people to use their legal names,
So far coverage of Facebook's plan to squeeze the organic reach of Pages has focused on its impact on "brands" that spam us with ads and promotions. But nonprofits, activists, and advocacy groups with much fewer resources (and no ad budgets) are also being hugely affected.
Facebook Messenger just introduced video calling . Since Messenger is supposed to be a full-fledged communication plaform, this feels a little overdue. But overdue doesn’t mean welcome: Now our Facebook friends have the ability to cold video call us whenever chat is turned on. Read more...
Some developments around the class action suit filed against Facebook in Europe earlier this month over alleged privacy violations: the Austria-based Europe vs Facebook group organising the suit says that the Vienna Regional Court, where the suit was filed,
Logging into apps on the new Apple TV currently involves entering a password with an onscreen keyboard, a process that makes the TSA look organized and efficient. It’s Apple’s screwup, but Facebook might have just come to the rescue. Read more...
Kiss your nightmare-less nights goodbye.Artist Miguel Vasquez has created an image which will haunt you forever. It's a 3D rendering of what he believes Bart Simpson would look like if he were a real human being.
Are you still paying for cable? Ugh. It's time to get your home entertainment system up to date. Amazon's Fire TV Cube, which is currently on sale, could be just the thing you need.SEE ALSO: Get a new TV for your smart home with this 55-inch LG OLED B8,
Now that the weekend is here, we've rounded up some of the best deals and discounts on HD and 4K TVs from across the internet. Save big and then melt into the couch until Monday rolls around.If you have the space in your home for a very large television,
If there's one thing that unites the human race, it's the strange desire to consume things we definitely shouldn't.Shortly after a group of archeologists announced that they'd found the world's oldest cheese buried in an Egyptian tomb,
Advantages of being Team iPhone: Apple street cred and blue iMessages. What else is there?Disadvantages of being Team iPhone: Well, they tend to shit out after about two years of use (conveniently near the time a new iPhone is about to be released). If you’re really unlucky,
Home assistants make for a wonderful addition to any household. They can be treasure trove of information and uses that can make life so much simpler, which is more than welcome in today's world. No one knows this more than Amazon.SEE ALSO:
It looks like OnePlus is finally ready to join the big leagues in the U.S. The darling smartphone startup will reportedly launch its next smartphone, tentatively dubbed the "OnePlus 6T," with T-Mobile as its exclusive U.S. carrier partner in October, according to CNET. SEE ALSO:
Australian surfer Mick Fanning, who made international headlines for fighting off a shark with his bare hands, is also a super nice bloke.The three-time world champion has donated the A$75,000 he received from an interview to a fellow shark attack victim.
This brave dog is tired of being held back by its four legs and tail. It belongs in the ocean.A clip uploaded by the channel JukinVideo shows a dog desperate to leave its land-based prison and join its underwater dolphin family. Leaping into the sea,
From saving your baby's footprint to bronzing their baby shoes, there are numerous ways to commemorate a child's infancy — and now, breast milk jewelry can be added to the list"Mom's Own Milk" allows new moms to purchase pendants,
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統計機構 IDC 早前宣佈，他們首次錄得了智能手機全球季度出貨量的新紀錄。在過去的 4 至 6 月，智能手機的出貨量突破了 3 億大關，創下了破紀錄的新高。
destinyland writes Tuesday is the official release date for the newest book from the geeky cartoonist behind XKCD — yet it's already become one of Amazon's best-selling books. Thanks to a hefty pre-order discount,
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Audio-Technica's ATH-M50 headphones need no introduction; they're your overwhelming favorites , and a common sight around the Gawker office. $119 is one of the lowest prices we've ever seen on the "X" variant, which includes a set of detachable cables.
An anonymous reader writes For about an hour on Friday a few lucky Amazon UK shoppers were able to take advantage of a price glitch which discounted thousands of marketplace products to the price of 1p. An Amazon spokesman said: