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Boo! Facebook Finally Tests a Dislike Feature, Sort Of

56 minutes ago   |   Mobile Tech Today

Social media giant Facebook is testing a "downvote" button, effectively bringing in a form of the "dislike" option which its users have been requesting for years. But it won't...
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Report: Facebook Really Is for Old People

1 hour ago   |   Mobile Tech Today

It's official: Facebook is for old people. Teens and young adults are ditching Mark Zuckerberg's social network as popularity among the over-55s surges, according to a report.
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Facebook Aims To Become World's Biggest VPN Provider

1 hour ago   |   Mobile Tech Today

Facebook has added a new option to its mobile app which points users to download Onavo Protect, in order to push this VPN service, but the social network's motives appear quite...
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Don't Let Technology Ruin the Romance on Valentine's Day

1 hour ago   |   Mobile Tech Today

Cards and roses have given way to tweets and emoticons on Valentine's Day, as modern behaviors increasingly lead to a more isolated, lonely and depressed society, social...
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Governments are stepping in to regulate social media, but there may be a better way

Governments are stepping in to regulate social media, but there may be a better way

7 hours ago   |   Digital Trends

Whose responsibility is it to keep fake news and terrorism off social media? An NYU Stern study suggests social networks, not the government, should be responsible for...
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Actor Jim Carrey has emerged as an unlikely political artist and activist - and has attracted over 17 million Twitter followers

Actor Jim Carrey has emerged as an unlikely political artist and activist - and has attracted over 17 million Twitter followers

11 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Actor Jim Carrey has withdrawn from the spotlight in recent years to focus on painting. However, his Twitter is on the rise, with 17 million followers. Carrey regularly posts...
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Vroom vroom! VesperArcade delves into why Abigail is so strong in Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition

12 hours ago   |   Shoryuken

First it was Balrog, then it was Laura and now it's Abigail. Ever since Street Fighter V ‘s second season, there has been a character that has quickly become public enemy...
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Amino gives you a pocket-sized community experience

Amino gives you a pocket-sized community experience

14 hours ago   |   MobileSyrup

Chatting with people about your shared passions and interests is one of the greatest joys on the internet, as well as one of the biggest draws of social media. Amino is a...
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Fake news is an existential crisis for social media 

Fake news is an existential crisis for social media 

14 hours ago   |   TechCrunch

Every gun outrage in America is now routinely followed by a flood of Russian-linked Twitter bot activity. Exacerbating social division is the name of this game. And it's...
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The Mueller indictment exposes the danger of Facebook's focus on Groups

The Mueller indictment exposes the danger of Facebook's focus on Groups

15 hours ago   |   The Verge

A year ago this past Friday, Mark Zuckerberg published a lengthy post titled “ Building a Global Community .” It offered a comprehensive statement from the Facebook CEO on how...
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Cold temperatures slow down Pixel 2 XL charging despite misleading notification

Cold temperatures slow down Pixel 2 XL charging despite misleading notification

Just the other day, we told you that some Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL owners were complaining that their handsets were overheating after the February security update was installed... Read more ...

Alleged Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 spotted with 10.5-inch display and 8MP front...

Alleged Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 spotted with 10.5-inch display and 8MP front camera

A new Samsung Galaxy device has appeared in a benchmark listing. The handset carries a model number of SM-T835, suggesting it could well be the Galaxy Tab S4 tablet given that... Read more ...

Facebook plans to thwart election ad fraud with postcards

Facebook plans to thwart election ad fraud with postcards

In an effort to prevent foreign actors from surreptitiously manipulating audiences with ads concerning US elections, Facebook will send postcards in the mail to verify... Read more ...

Wikipedia's no-cost version for people without mobile data plans is dead

Wikipedia's no-cost version for people without mobile data plans is dead

The Wikimedia Foundation has killed off Wikipedia Zero, an initiative to deliver the online encyclopedia at no charge to mobile users around with the world. The zero-rated... Read more ...

Australia's best cheap headphones, discounts and deals in February 2018

Australia's best cheap headphones, discounts and deals in February 2018

With headphones of all types, colours and styles flooding the market, it's hard knowing which ones to pick - do you go for the premium model you've always wanted, or are you... Read more ...

All Samsung Galaxy Note 8 and S8 models now come with free Gear IconX...

All Samsung Galaxy Note 8 and S8 models now come with free Gear IconX wireless earphones

Samsung will soon announce a Galaxy S9 and a Galaxy S9+, but that doesn't mean the company wants customers to stop purchasing its current smartphones. That being said... Read more ...

The Next Rocket League Arena Is in Your Living Room

The Next Rocket League Arena Is in Your Living Room

Hot Wheels and Rocket League teamed up to bring the wildly popular video game to the next level: actual toy cars scoring goals. Read more ...

IPhone X production cut has Samsung fretting over OLED sales

IPhone X production cut has Samsung fretting over OLED sales

If there's one rumor that's been consistent ever since the iPhone X launched is that sales have been disappointing. Or rather, the Nikkei has consistently been reporting on how... Read more ...

High cost of OLED displays spells trouble for Samsung

High cost of OLED displays spells trouble for Samsung

Sales of the iPhone X have been lower than expected. That's bad news for Apple and its chief rival, Samsung. The South Korean company supplied Apple with the OLED panels for... Read more ...

5 best laptops for Photoshop

5 best laptops for Photoshop

There are a few factors to consider when you're looking for the best laptop for Photoshop work. Firstly, think about where you will be doing most of your work. If you want a... Read more ...