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Former journo Alexia Bonatsos takes the wraps off her new venture fund, Dream Machine

19 hours ago   |   TechCrunch

Five years ago, Alexis Bonatsos, née Tsotsis, was co-editor of TechCrunch, a job that made her renowned in startup circles and familiar with a wide number of startups and their...
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YouTube subscribers aren't happy about the new feed

YouTube subscribers aren't happy about the new feed

22 hours ago   |   SlashGear   |   2 articles

YouTube is optimizing itself for views - more views, as many views as possible, at all costs. It begins with the changing of the chronology of the videos in YouTube subscriber...
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EU privacy watchdog: Big tech firms are 'blackmailing' users into agreeing with their new data terms

EU privacy watchdog: Big tech firms are 'blackmailing' users into agreeing with their new data terms

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   6 articles

Europe's data watchdog is worried that big tech firms are "blackmailing" users into agreeing to new data terms introduced under General Data Protection Regulation. Giovanni...
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Facebook, Google face first GDPR complaints over “forced consent”

1 day ago   |   TechCrunch   |   4 articles

After two years coming down the pipe at tech giants, Europe's new privacy framework, the General Data Protection Regulation , is now being applied - and long time Facebook...
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Instagram says it tracks how you tap and scroll inside the app

Instagram says it tracks how you tap and scroll inside the app

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Instagram tracks exactly how you tap and scroll inside the app. That's unnerving, but the company has an explanation. Instagram has had a major bot problem, with accounts...
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When is the best time to post on Instagram?

When is the best time to post on Instagram?

1 day ago   |   Digital Trends

Let's be honest, the majority of us care about the popularity of our Instagram posts. There is a sweet spot, however, if you're looking to boost the number of likes and...
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Snapchat launches less creepy Send and Request Location features

Snapchat launches less creepy Send and Request Location features

1 day ago   |   TechCrunch   |   2 articles

Snapchat is taking another shot at location after its always-on coordinate-broadcasting Snap Map proved a bit invasive for some users. Snapchat now lets you send your on-going...
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Snapchat ranks dead-last in a new advertising poll - and it shows how little progress has been made since its IPO

Snapchat ranks dead-last in a new advertising poll - and it shows how little progress has been made since its IPO

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Snap Inc. has struggled over the past year since its less-than-impressive IPO in 2017, and social media marketers taking notice are taking their business elsewhere. As this...
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Facebook and Twitter are cracking down on political ads with new requirements and labels

Facebook and Twitter are cracking down on political ads with new requirements and labels

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   6 articles

Political and issue-based advertisers must now go through a verification process before they can buy ads on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. Both Facebook and Twitter are...
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Facebook and Instagram launch U.S. political ad labeling and archive

Facebook and Instagram launch U.S. political ad labeling and archive

1 day ago   |   TechCrunch   |   2 articles

Facebook today revealed that it's chosen not to shut down all political ads because that could unfairly favor incumbents and candidates without resources to buy pricey TV ads...
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The 5 most anticipated TV shows returning in June

The 5 most anticipated TV shows returning in June

As the summer TV season gets underway, several fan-favorite shows are returning with new seasons next month. To find out which returning shows audiences are anticipating the... Read more ...

Le piratage de la Nintendo Switch ne sera plus sans conséquences

Le piratage de la Nintendo Switch ne sera plus sans conséquences

Nintendo sévit pour punir toutes les tentatives de piratage de sa console vedette Switch. Les gamers bidouillant leur console pour accéder à des jeux téléchargés illégalement... Read more ...

Apple could be secretly working on an ARM-based, touchscreen computer

Apple could be secretly working on an ARM-based, touchscreen computer

A recent report indicates that Apple may be working on an entirely new computer under the codename Project Star. The supposed device is said to be some kind of a hybrid... Read more ...

It's official: Amazon has saved The Expanse

It's official: Amazon has saved The Expanse

It's official: The Expanse has been saved. After the Syfy Channel canceled The Expanse earlier this month , Alcon Entertainment has announced that Amazon will pick up the show... Read more ...

Streaming music is clearly the future. Here's why that sucks

Streaming music is clearly the future. Here's why that sucks

Spotify and streaming services like Apple Music are taking over. But are we losing something valuable as we shift to on-demand music? Here's why streaming isn't all it's... Read more ...

'The Wolf Among Us' season two delayed into 2019

'The Wolf Among Us' season two delayed into 2019

It has been nearly four years since The Wolf Among Us wrapped up its original episodic run, but fans will have to wait a bit longer for a follow-up. Telltale Games announced... Read more ...

Vivo Y83 announced - Helio P22 chipset, 6.22-inch notched display and 4GB RAM

Vivo Y83 announced - Helio P22 chipset, 6.22-inch notched display and 4GB RAM

Vivo launched its mid-range Y83 smartphone in China with rather interesting hardware on board. The earlier TENAA leak revealed some of the specs and pointed at an unknown... Read more ...

How to watch esports on the BBC this weekend: live stream Dota 2 online

How to watch esports on the BBC this weekend: live stream Dota 2 online

The Dota 2 battle arena is coming to the UK this weekend - to the real-world arena of ESL Birmingham , to be exact. And the whole event will be aired on BBC Three. For the... Read more ...

U.S. reaches deal to repeal export ban on ZTE; company gets fined and agrees...

U.S. reaches deal to repeal export ban on ZTE; company gets fined and agrees to management shake up

According to a senior congressional aide, the U.S. reached a deal on Friday that will lift the U.S. export ban that has practically put China's ZTE out of business. The ban... Read more ...

League's Clash NA event launch canceled over technical issues

League's Clash NA event launch canceled over technical issues

The League of Legends Clash event set to launch today has been impacted by technical difficulties. Following word that Clash had been delayed a full day in some regions because... Read more ...