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Tesla hires Snap exec as engineering VP

1 hour ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

Electric carmaker Tesla Inc said on Tuesday it had hired Snapchat maker Snap Inc's vice president of monetization engineering, Stuart Bowers, as VP of engineering, to work on...
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Instagram's new 'Mute' option gives you more control over your feed - here's how it works

Instagram's new 'Mute' option gives you more control over your feed - here's how it works

9 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   10 articles

Instagram just added a feature to its photo-sharing app that finally gives users some power to dictate which of the people they follow do show up in their feeds. Starting...
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Facebook is killing Snapchat with the format it created

Facebook is killing Snapchat with the format it created

1 day ago   |   The Next Web

After introducing Stories in 2013, Snapchat's most prominent feature has really come into its own in the past two years. In 2016, Facebook poked the proverbial bear by making...
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App used by parents to spy on their kids suffers data breach

App used by parents to spy on their kids suffers data breach

1 day ago   |   Phone Arena

If you're a parent, you might be familiar with an app called TeenSafe. This is an app that allows Mom and Dad to actually spy on their children and control their online and...
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Hoist ‘Anchor' and set sail for great podcasts

Hoist ‘Anchor' and set sail for great podcasts

2 days ago   |   MobileSyrup

If you've ever tried starting your own podcast, you know it's a convoluted process. Beyond just making the podcast, there's a lot of RSS, hosting and distribution stuff to deal...
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Le CEO de Snapchat aurait validé le nouveau design malgré la crainte des designers

Le CEO de Snapchat aurait validé le nouveau design malgré la crainte des designers

3 days ago   |   Be Geek   |   2 articles

Evan Spiegel aurait validé un design qui avait pourtant reçu de mauvais retours...
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‘My Data Request' lists guides to get data about you

‘My Data Request' lists guides to get data about you

3 days ago   |   TechCrunch

GDPR is right around the corner, so it's time to prepare your personal data requests. If you live in the European Union, tech companies have to comply with personal data...
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CEO Pushed Snapchat Redesign Despite Internal Warnings: Report

3 days ago   |   Android Headlines

Snap co-founder and Chief Executive Officer Evan Spiegel pushed for the controversial Snapchat redesign despite numerous warnings from the company's product experts, The...
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As Snapchat growth stalls out, Facebook Stories hits 150 million daily active users

As Snapchat growth stalls out, Facebook Stories hits 150 million daily active users

4 days ago   |   Business Insider

When Snapchat launched in 2011, it was a one-of-a-kind messaging app. Seven years later, Snapchat's parent company Snap is facing competition from Facebook, which offers three...
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Photo FOMO: Fujifilm designs new app, Pentax gaining third-party app controls

Photo FOMO: Fujifilm designs new app, Pentax gaining third-party app controls

4 days ago   |   Digital Trends   |   2 articles

Too busy shooting to follow photo industry news? This week, Fujifilm launched a new app for the X series and GFX series. Pentax users could also soon have more apps to choose...
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European lawmakers asked Mark Zuckerberg why they shouldn't break up Facebook

European lawmakers asked Mark Zuckerberg why they shouldn't break up Facebook

European Parliament members asked Mark Zuckerberg today whether Facebook was a monopoly that potentially needed breaking up, echoing concerns voiced in the United States. In a... Read more ...

EU is livestreaming Zuck's hearing - reluctantly

EU is livestreaming Zuck's hearing - reluctantly

As the European Parliament's ‘Mr Privacy,' Jan Philipp Albrecht, said: “It is a bad sign that Mark Zuckerberg only wants to answer the questions of selected Members of the... Read more ...

Microsoft teams up with Special Olympics USA for pilot Xbox gaming tournament

Microsoft teams up with Special Olympics USA for pilot Xbox gaming tournament

Eight teams will go for the gold in Forza Motorsport 7. Microsoft is stepping up its inclusivity efforts by teaming up with Special Olympics USA for its first pilot video... Read more ...

6 Han Solo Comics You Should Be Reading

6 Han Solo Comics You Should Be Reading

Han Solo is a man who seems to have lived many different lives among the galaxy. In the Star Wars universe, there's a couple of ways writers, artists, developers, creators and... Read more ...

Overwatch celebrates its 2nd anniversary with goodies

Overwatch celebrates its 2nd anniversary with goodies

Two years of terrible Hanzo mains. Two years of Mercy wondering why she even bothers. Two years of weirdly time-limited co-op events and two years of fan-art of everyone doing... Read more ...

The Tesla Model 3 has a serious problem with the most important part of the car

The Tesla Model 3 has a serious problem with the most important part of the car

Consumer Reports found a braking problem with the Tesla Model 3. Brakes and tires are the most important parts of a vehicle. Tesla CEO Elon Musk said Tesla figured out the... Read more ...

Disney shows acrobatic Stickman robot doing a mid-air somersault

Disney shows acrobatic Stickman robot doing a mid-air somersault

Researchers with Disney Research have been exploring the possibility of creating robots that can perform acrobatics, the company has revealed. During the 2018 International... Read more ...

Ryan Reynolds, Michael Bay to team up on Netflix's next big budget movie

Ryan Reynolds, Michael Bay to team up on Netflix's next big budget movie

Netflix has announced that its next big-budget original endeavour will be Six Underground , an action film directed by Michael Bay and starring Vancouver's own Ryan Reynolds... Read more ...

Niantic shares plans for new Pokémon, Community Day in Pokémon Go

Niantic shares plans for new Pokémon, Community Day in Pokémon Go

Pokémon Go ‘s Charmander Community Day just ended and now developer Niantic is ready to show off what it has in store for June. The Larvitar event will take place on June 18th... Read more ...

Google Play Store redesign showing up for some users

Google Play Store redesign showing up for some users

Google appears to be testing out a small Play Store redesign. Some users have reported seeing the new design, which appears to be still in development. The design first showed... Read more ...