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Women's inspiring Instagram photos remind us to be kinder to our bodies
  • Thu, 29 Jun 2017 18:47

Plus-size women are sharing photos of themselves in swimwear to encourage other women to be kind to themselves.  SEE ALSO: Plus-size model Instag...

German magazine brutally trolls Trump on Snapchat over the fake Time cover
  • Thu, 29 Jun 2017 16:46

German media really doesn't pull punches when it comes to Donald Trump.  SEE ALSO: There's a fake 'Time' magazine cover proudly displayed at seve...

'The iPhone will fail' and other hot takes on the original iPhone
  • Thu, 29 Jun 2017 12:56

One of the reasons I hate it when people "call bullshit" on technology that still hasn't played itself out in the market yet (cough, VR, cough), is th...

LiveLike will now let you watch sports with your Facebook friends in VR
  • Thu, 29 Jun 2017 06:58

 LiveLike, the service that partners with sports broadcasters to create and host their VR viewing experiences, is going social. LiveLike’s ...

Facebook brings new masks, filters and reactions to Messenger video chat
  • Wed, 28 Jun 2017 18:42

 Facebook is bringing a ton of new filters, masks and video reactions to video chats in Messenger, aiming to deliver a more fun experience to you...

'Pretty Little Liars' finale gives us a fittingly bonkers ending to one of TV's craziest shows
  • Wed, 28 Jun 2017 12:48

Spoiler warning: This recap contains plot details for the Pretty Little Liars series finale, titled "Til Death Do Us Part." Pretty Little Liars came t...

Facebook improves its AI Messenger assistant ‘M’ with new wits
  • Wed, 28 Jun 2017 10:44

 Facebook M, the company’s AI-powered assistant that lives inside Messenger, was launched widely back in April, giving suggestions to users...

Facebook now has 2 billion monthly users… and responsibility
  • Wed, 28 Jun 2017 09:10

 Thirteen years after launching and less than five years after hitting 1 billion, Facebook now has 2 billion monthly active users. If getting to ...

Yahoo Mail rolls out a rebuilt, redesigned service, including a new ad-free option
  • Wed, 28 Jun 2017 06:44

 Following its Verizon acquisition, Yahoo today is rolling out a revamped and rebuilt Mail application for its 225 million monthly active users. ...

'Handmaid's Tale' protesters are back, and this time they're at the Capitol
  • Wed, 28 Jun 2017 03:01

Handmaids in red robes and white bonnets stood in front of the Capitol Tuesday to protest the latest iteration of the GOP health care bill that's up f...

'Spider-Man: Homecoming' is way better than this hideous new poster would suggest
  • Tue, 27 Jun 2017 22:49

Spider-Man may be a good student and a great superhero, but he is a decidedly subpar graphic designer.  IMAX has just released a new Spider-Man: ...

Polsat wins Champions and Europe League rights
  • Tue, 27 Jun 2017 15:06

Poland’s Polsat has secured the rights to both the Champions and Europa Leagues for three seasons, beginning 2018/19. In an official statement, it s...

Autodesk Generative Design takes in constraints and makes its own 3D models
  • Tue, 27 Jun 2017 10:52

 It’s easy to see machine learning as a creativity-killing, bubble-inducing agent invading our Facebook News Feeds and dumbing-down our Net...

3 big-name journalists leave CNN over retracted story
  • Tue, 27 Jun 2017 09:13

Three CNN journalists have resigned after the network retracted a thinly sourced scoop.  The story's author, Thomas Frank; an editor in CNN's new...

Facebook, Microsoft, YouTube and Twitter form Global Internet Forum to Counter Terrorism
  • Tue, 27 Jun 2017 02:45

 Today Facebook, Microsoft, YouTube and Twitter collectively announced a new partnership aimed at reducing the accessibility of internet services...

Stephanie Flanders to lead Bloomberg Economics
  • Tue, 27 Jun 2017 00:46

Former BBC Economics Editor Stephanie Flanders to lead a new unit called Bloomberg Economics. She starts in October and will be based in the London of...

Amazon Echo costs just $130 right now
  • Mon, 26 Jun 2017 20:44

Amazon's smart speaker Echo is currently on sale, with the price being reduced from $ 179.99 to $ 129.99.  The promotion is valid until the end...

Olympic mobile broadcaster tie-up for Discovery and TIM
  • Mon, 26 Jun 2017 16:44

Discovery Communications and Italy’s TIM have today announced a first of its kind partnership that will bring the Olympic Games to more people acros...

'Silicon Valley' said goodbye to Erlich in the most Erlich way possible
  • Mon, 26 Jun 2017 14:42

This post contains spoilers for Silicon Valley Season 4, episode 10, titled "Server Error." Much like everything Erlich Bachman has ever attempted, T....

Mobile distribution essential for African OTT success
  • Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:52

Sub-Saharan Africa OTT TV and video will still be a very immature sector by 2022, with movie and TV episode revenues reaching $ 640 million for 35 co...

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