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Instagram now lets you mute annoying people without unfollowing them

Instagram now lets you mute annoying people without unfollowing them

2 hours ago   |   The Next Web   |   3 articles

Remember how you started following your least favorite cousin on Instagram at your last family reunion, because they asked you to do so right then and there? There's now a way...
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GDPR Is Great News For Google And Facebook, Really

2 hours ago   |   Forbes

GDPR could be a death sentence for many smaller digital firms. And that is good news for Google and Facebook.
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Zuckerberg didn't make any friends in Europe today

5 hours ago   |   TechCrunch

Speaking in front of EU lawmakers today Facebook's founder Mark Zuckerberg namechecked the GDPR's core principles of “control, transparency and accountability” - claiming his...
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EU Parliament member to Zuck: Did you create a digital monster? video - CNET

6 hours ago   |   CNET   |   3 articles

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg faces tough questions from the EU Parliament, on everything from political bias to monopolies.
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Marc Benioff's unusually patriotic fashion statement at a big Salesforce event is raising eyebrows

Marc Benioff's unusually patriotic fashion statement at a big Salesforce event is raising eyebrows

7 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   3 articles

Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff made an interesting fashion statement on Tuesday at the opening event for Salesforce Tower. Benioff, historically not one for accessories, wore an...
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MEP Suggests Facebook's Fight Against Bias Creates New Bias

8 hours ago   |   Android Headlines

Facebook CEO, Mark Zuckerberg engaged in public discussions earlier today as part of a planned and live-streamed meeting with the European Parliament, designed to address...
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Federal government spent over $24.4 million on Facebook, Instagram ads between 2016 and March 2018

Federal government spent over $24.4 million on Facebook, Instagram ads between 2016 and March 2018

8 hours ago   |   MobileSyrup

According to a recent report from the Canadian Press, the federal government spent approximately $24.4 million on Facebook and Instagram ads between 2016 and March 2018. The...
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Facebook made an AI that convincingly turns one style of music into another

Facebook made an AI that convincingly turns one style of music into another

9 hours ago   |   The Next Web

Facebook AI Research scientists yesterday unveiled a neural network capable of translating music from one style, genre, and set of instruments to another. Soon, you won't have...
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Watchdogs ask Googlers to stop it favoring its own search results

9 hours ago   |   TechCrunch

A new coalition of activist groups led by Yelp and TripAdvisor are renewing the fight to get Google to give a fair opportunity to all sites instead of putting its Knowledge...
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EU Parliament Embarrasses Zuck by Asking Relevant Questions

EU Parliament Embarrasses Zuck by Asking Relevant Questions

9 hours ago   |   Geek

“We haven't done enough to prevent... tools for harm,” Zuckerberg said today in front of the EU Parliament. “That goes for fake news and influence in foreign elections. We...
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Mark Zuckerberg just testified before the European Parliament - but...

Mark Zuckerberg just testified before the European Parliament - but politicians are grousing that a flawed format let him dodge every big question

European lawmakers were left frustrated when Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg testified on Tuesday. The format of the hearing meant the 34-year-old executive could dodge questions... Read more ...

New iPhone 2018's A12 chip reportedly smaller, faster and in-production

New iPhone 2018's A12 chip reportedly smaller, faster and in-production

Apple's A12 chip, expected to be at the heart of the new iPhone XI and LCD iPhone 9 for 2018, is now in mass production, according to a new report today. The A12 chipset is... Read more ...

Google and LG Display unveil OLED display for VR headsets with 1,443ppi and...

Google and LG Display unveil OLED display for VR headsets with 1,443ppi and 120Hz refresh rate

Back in March, Google and LG Display mentioned that the pair were working together on a new VR/AR display that would be unveiled in May. And sure enough, the 4.3-inch panel was... Read more ...

HTC U12+ with Snapdragon 845 arrives on Geekbench

HTC U12+ with Snapdragon 845 arrives on Geekbench

HTC's next flagship phone - the HTC U12+ has surfaced on Geekbench - a few hours before it is due to be unveiled. And judging by the Geekbench scores, the HTC U12+ is certainly... Read more ...

Cheaper Nintendo Switch excludes Dock, adapter, only in Japan

Cheaper Nintendo Switch excludes Dock, adapter, only in Japan

The Nintendo Switch is so popular that your sibling or maybe even your parents might want one of their own. Especially with the family subscription for the Switch Online... Read more ...

New Details on Donkey Kong DLC For Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle

New Details on Donkey Kong DLC For Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle

Ubisoft rolled out some brand new details and footage for the upcoming expansion pack DLC for the turn-based, adventure strategy game for the Nintendo Switch, Mario + Rabbids... Read more ...

First OnePlus 6 update brings option to hide the notch, slo-mo video support

First OnePlus 6 update brings option to hide the notch, slo-mo video support

OnePlus' first smartphone to feature a notch display design has just received its first important update. Although the OnePlus 6 is not yet available in all countries, those... Read more ...

The NPD Group: God Of War Topped The April Charts With Its Record Launch

The NPD Group: God Of War Topped The April Charts With Its Record Launch

The NPD Group released its April report today, sharing some great news for Sony. God of War was April's best-selling game, but even more exciting is that it set a new record... Read more ...

Instagram now lets you mute annoying people without unfollowing them

Instagram now lets you mute annoying people without unfollowing them

Remember how you started following your least favorite cousin on Instagram at your last family reunion, because they asked you to do so right then and there? There's now a way... Read more ...

Overwatch Anniversary event brings new skins and challenges

Overwatch Anniversary event brings new skins and challenges

Overwatch keeps on getting more content. An Overwatch anniversary event is going on between May 22 and June 11, 2018. Blizzard Entertainment is adding a free-for-all deathmatch... Read more ...