Arbtr wants to create an anti-feed where users...
At a time when the models of traditional social networks are being questioned, it's more important than ever to...
Who gains from Facebook’s missteps?
When Facebook loses, who wins? That’s a question for startups that may be worth contemplating following...
Google needs your help finding Waldo
At some point in the not-so-distant past, April Fools was about pranks and hoaxes, but given that we apparently have...
How Facebook Can Better Fight Fake News: Make...
Facebook and other platforms are still struggling to combat the spread of misleading or deceptive “news”...
Chinese police foil drone-flying phone smugglers...
Dozens of high-tech phone smugglers have been apprehended by Chinese police, who twigged to the scheme to send...
Alexa gets a DVR recording skill
Slowly but surely, Alexa’s becoming a more competent catchall video assistant. Back in January, Amazon launched...
Alexa gets a DVR recording skill
Slowly but surely, Alexa’s becoming a more competent catchall video assistant. Back in January, Amazon launched...
The real threat to Facebook is the Kool-Aid...
These kinds of leaks didn’t happen when I started reporting on Facebook eight years ago. It was a tight-knit cult...
Clipisode launches a ‘talk show in a box’
A company called Clipisode is today launching a new service that’s essentially a “talk show in a...
Veriff wants to make it simple to present...
Whenever you are doing something online that requires you to present an official ID like a passport or driver’s...
Google’s on-by-default ‘Articles for You’ ...
When you've got leverage, don't be afraid to use it. That's been Google's modus operandi in the news and publishing...
ClearVoice helps freelance writers show off their...
ClearVoice recently launched a new feature to give freelancers a better way to show off their work and get new jobs. CV...
Twitch lays off some employees as part of ‘team...
Twitch, the Amazon-owned live-streaming platform for gaming, laid off “several” people yesterday, Polygon...
Azure’s availability zones are now generally...
No matter what cloud you build on, if you want to build something that’s highly available, you’re always...
MacOS finally gains external GPU support
The latest update to macOS provides support for external graphics card. Apple announced this would hit the OS last June...
Every time Trump has gone off on Amazon
Tax cuts might be the name of the game for the Trump administration, but the president has no intention of letting...
University of Michigan opens up its M-Air UAV...
If you wanted to test a drone at the University of Michigan, your options were extremely limited — think "at...
FCC approves SpaceX plan for 4,425-satellite...
SpaceX has a green light from the FCC to launch a network of thousands of satellites blanketing the globe with...
Wondery wants to become Hollywood’s podcast...
When Hernan Lopez, the former chief executive of Fox International, started the podcast network Wondery roughly two...
Instagram reenables GIF sharing after GIPHY...
A racial slur GIF slipped into GIPHY’s sticker library earlier this month, prompting Instagram and Snapchat to...