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Facebook hit with federal complaint over discriminatory housing ads

21 hours ago   |   Engadget

Despite past efforts, Facebook hasn't avoided federal-level trouble over allegations it enabled discriminatory housing ads. The Department of Housing and Urban Development has...
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Senators want Google and Facebook to block 3D-printed gun files

2 days ago   |   Engadget

US authorities lost the legal battle that would prevent Defense Distributed from legally releasing its 3D-printed gun files, but social networks can still ban them from their...
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Jack Dorsey is finally realizing Twitter is a terrible place

3 days ago   |   Engadget

Twitter's attempts to clean up its service using policies often feel like a Band-Aid on a bullet wound, and the company's leadership finally appears to be acknowledging that...
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Instagram's direct message polls give you private feedback

5 days ago   |   Engadget   |   2 articles

Instagram's polls are good for soliciting feedback , but what if you'd rather not share the results with absolutely all of your followers? You now have that option. Poll...
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Twitter bans far-right group Proud Boys ahead of Washington rally

8 days ago   |   Engadget

Just because Twitter is reluctant to take action against some of its more malicious users doesn't mean it isn't cracking down against others. Twitter has confirmed to BuzzFeed...
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Democratic National Committee serves Wikileaks a summons on Twitter

8 days ago   |   Engadget

You'll have to be creative to serve a secretive online organization like Wikileaks whose founder is hiding out in a foreign embassy. It definitely became an issue for the...
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Microsoft's AltSpaceVR lets you build a virtual hangout

Microsoft's AltSpaceVR lets you build a virtual hangout

9 days ago   |   Engadget   |   2 articles

Microsoft's AltspaceVR differs drastically from other social networks by letting you share the same space with your friends. Now, it's giving you more places to hang out with...
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Facebook's new Groups tool connects members to mentors

Facebook's new Groups tool connects members to mentors

10 days ago   |   Engadget   |   2 articles

If you thought that Facebook's mentor program would be a good fit for group members looking for a helping hand, you'll be glad to hear that Facebook agrees. The social network...
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Apple Music's 'Friends Mix' is a playlist of your pals' top tunes

12 days ago   |   Engadget   |   2 articles

Apple is giving your friends the keys to your Music account. Okay, not really, but every Monday, it'll compile 25 songs your friends are listening to into a playlist dubbed...
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Facebook's revamped Pages help you find local businesses

Facebook's revamped Pages help you find local businesses

13 days ago   |   Engadget   |   3 articles

Facebook's effort to promote all things local is now shifting more toward nearby shops. The social site has launched a slew of updates that should help you both find local...
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The next 'Rainbow Six: Siege' update shakes up a familiar formula

The next 'Rainbow Six: Siege' update shakes up a familiar formula

Ubisoft has revealed the full details for Rainbow Six: Siege's upcoming Operation Grim Sky update, and it's clear that this is as much about changing the mechanics of the game... Read more ...

Forza Horizon 2 to be delisted from Xbox Store next month

Forza Horizon 2 to be delisted from Xbox Store next month

Say goodbye to Forza Horizon 2. Forza Horizon 2 is an open-world racing game for Xbox One and Xbox 360 which takes you all over Italy. The title launched in 2014 and garnered... Read more ...

À 16 ans, un jeune australien pirate des fichiers sécurisés à Apple

À 16 ans, un jeune australien pirate des fichiers sécurisés à Apple

Un jeune adolescent de Melbourne de 16 ans est parvenu à pirater durant une année les systèmes d'Apple, ce qui constitue une sacrée prouesse. Pour le défendre, son avocat... Read more ...

Samsung Galaxy Watch: Everything you need to know

Samsung Galaxy Watch: Everything you need to know

Samsung has finally introduced a sequel to the Galaxy Gear S3 smartwatch - called the Samsung Galaxy Watch. The new device features a slick design, Samsung's Tizen operating... Read more ...

Google testing revised Pixel launcher that features one change to the search bar

Google testing revised Pixel launcher that features one change to the search bar

Google is apparently considering a new version of the Pixel launcher that will presumably debut on the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL. XDA has obtained a version of the launcher that... Read more ...

Des news du robot Opportunity, toujours en pleine tempête martienne ?

Des news du robot Opportunity, toujours en pleine tempête martienne ?

La Nasa est sans nouvelle d'Opportunity. La faute à une grosse tempête qui a tout obscurci, et qui a poussé le Rover à se mettre en mode panne depuis le 12 juin dernier... Read more ...

This 64GB Samsung Galaxy S8 for T-Mobile is down to $350 today

This 64GB Samsung Galaxy S8 for T-Mobile is down to $350 today

Replace your current device with this sleek smartphone at a discount. Samsung is offering the T-Mobile edition of the Galaxy S8 smartphone for just $350 today. As it regularly... Read more ...

Microsoft to bring its Windows 10 note-taking app to Android and iOS this year

Microsoft to bring its Windows 10 note-taking app to Android and iOS this year

Microsoft has a nifty note-taking app for Windows 10 users, Sticky Notes, but that won't remain a desktop affair for too long, as the Redmond-based company plans to bring it to... Read more ...

Adidas is partnering with Twitter to stream high school football games

Adidas is partnering with Twitter to stream high school football games

Twitter and Adidas are partnering to launch a new series called “Friday Night Stripes,” an eight-game series of high school football games that will stream live on the social... Read more ...

Cover your home in smart devices with three Echo Dots for just $25 apiece

Cover your home in smart devices with three Echo Dots for just $25 apiece

The ultimate smart home. If you add three Echo Dot smart devices to your cart and use the code DOT3PACK during checkout, the price will drop from $119.97 down to $74.97. That's... Read more ...