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WhatsApp is doing fine despite months-long backlash over 2021-05-06 18:20:29It’s safe to say WhatsApp didn’t have the ideal start to 2021. Less than a week into the new year, the Facebook-owned instant messaging ap

Twitter Tip Jar lets you pay people for 2021-05-06 16:38:08Twitter today confirmed earlier reports that it’s testing a new Tip Jar feature. The new addition utilizes a number of different payment platfor

BigBrain aims to bring live mobile trivia back 2021-05-06 12:00:42If you ask Nik Bonaddio why he wanted to build a new mobile trivia app, his answer is simple. “In my life, I’ve got very few true passions

Snap to launch a new Creator Marketplace this 2021-05-06 10:57:08Snap on Wednesday announced its plan to soon launch a Creator Marketplace, which will make it easier for businesses to find and partner with Snapchat

Twitter rolls out bigger images and cropping control 2021-05-06 00:35:52Twitter just made a change to the way it displays images that has visual artists on the social network celebrating. In March, Twitter rolled out a lim

Facebook’s Oversight Board throws the company a Trump-shaped 2021-05-05 18:04:28Facebook’s controversial policy-setting supergroup issued its verdict on Trump’s fate Wednesday, and it wasn’t quite what most of us

Facebook launches Neighborhoods, a Nextdoor clone 2021-05-05 13:46:55Facebook is launching a new section of its app designed to connect neighbors and curate neighborhood-level news. The new feature, predictably called N

Twitter rolls out improved ‘reply prompts’ to cut 2021-05-05 13:30:24A year ago, Twitter began testing a feature that would prompt users to pause and reconsider before they replied to a tweet using “harmful”

Facebook’s hand-picked ‘oversight’ panel upholds Trump ban — 2021-05-05 09:09:35Facebook’s content decision review body, a quasi-external panel that’s been likened to a ‘Supreme Court of Facebook’ but isn&r

For Trump and Facebook, judgment day is around 2021-05-04 15:14:00Facebook unceremoniously confiscated Trump’s biggest social media megaphone months ago, but the former president might be poised to snatch it ba

Instagram adds a captions option for Stories and 2021-05-04 11:00:39Instagram is making its video Stories and Reels more accessible with the launch of a new “captions sticker” that will allow users to watch

Twitter acquires distraction-free reading service Scroll to beef 2021-05-04 09:23:01Twitter this morning announced it’s acquiring Scroll, a subscription service that offers readers a better way to read through long-form content


How to enable two-factor sign-ins on your PlayStation New! 2021-05-09 17:46:08Two-factor authentication should be your default setting for all the online spaces where you dwell. And for PlayStation owners specifically, setting t

SpaceX successfully reuses rocket for a record 10th New! 2021-05-09 16:47:33SpaceX is making good on its reusable rocket claims.  Early Sunday morning, the tenth launch of a Falcon 9 rocket sent 60 Starlink satellites int

How to change the default email app on New! 2021-05-09 15:26:35It doesn't matter who you are. There's simply no way of getting around the fact that everyone needs to use email at some point in their lives. Just

Elon Musk's 'SNL' appearance shows he's the face New! 2021-05-09 14:44:51Cryptocurrencies, Mars colonization, and an unpronounceable child's name may have dominated Elon Musk's first Saturday Night Live appearance, but th

Clubhouse finally launches on Android in the U.S. New! 2021-05-09 12:15:00If you use the world's most popular mobile operating system and have been jonesing to get in on the Clubhouse action, today is your lucky day. That'

Dogecoin fell off a cliff after Elon Musk New! 2021-05-09 10:49:06Cryptocurrency: Where the rules are made up and the points don't matter. That's the impression one could reasonably arrive at after what happened to

The Mars mission is saved on 'SNL' when New! 2021-05-09 09:35:22 Chad! Pete Davidson's lovably terrible recurring character returned on the latest Saturday Night Live as a Mars astronaut. Host Elon Musk, playing

Wario took the stand in a 'Saturday Night New! 2021-05-09 09:20:55 Mario Mario, of Super Mario Bros. fame, is dead! And wouldn't you know it, Wario is a chief suspect. Saturday Night Live cast host Elon Musk as th

'SNL' hilariously captures all of our first post-quarantine New! 2021-05-09 09:00:20 Have you thought about what you're going to talk about the first time you re-enter some public space or another for a group hang (an event we used

Elon Musk *finally* explains what the hell Dogecoin New! 2021-05-09 08:45:54 "Oh. So it's a hustle." "Yeah. It's a hustle." Now you know. Read more... More about Elon Musk, Saturday Night Live, Weekend Update, Entertai

Elon Musk's 'SNL' monologue is, if nothing else, New! 2021-05-09 08:33:34 Awkward attempts at humor, jokes in poor taste, sky-high ego, and a sprinkling of questionably motivated deception. The Elon Musk you see in headli

'The Great North' creators on what makes the 2021-05-09 07:00:00The Great North creators Lizzie and Wendy Molyneux would like for you to like their new show, and the adorable family at its center. But if you don't

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Wraith: The Oblivion — Afterlife is the creepiest 2021-05-07 17:50:29All sorts of creatures exist in Paradox Interactive’s World of Darkness (WoD), and none so intriguing as the ghostly wraiths. If ever there were

Mushrooms on Mars is a hoax — stop 2021-05-07 14:54:38There is no evidence that mushrooms or any other form of life exists on Mars. The Mars rover did not take a picture of fungi growing on the planet. An

Twitter launches Tip Jar — here’s how to 2021-05-07 10:23:28Twitter is introducing a new way to cash in on your brilliant tweets. The microblogging site has started rolling out a Tip Jar feature that allows use

This package can train you as a six-figure 2021-05-07 10:00:17TLDR: The 2021 Business Intelligence and Data Science Super Bundle offers six courses to help you become a trained data scientist working in one of Am

Suck it, Zuck — only 4% of US 2021-05-07 09:40:39At the end of the day, all Apple wants is your money. Sometimes though, this desire for cash manifests as something that’s actually positive for

You decide whether autonomous shuttles will happen or 2021-05-07 09:06:07This article was written by Scheherazade Zekri, Director of New Mobility Services at Keolis on The Urban Mobility Daily, the content site of the

Virgin Hyperloop co-founder says commercial trips could start 2021-05-07 09:05:27Magnetic floating pods traveling through a series of tubes sound like a scene from sci-fi movies, right? But what if they could be used for mass trans

WhatsApp backtracks on its threat — won’t deactivate 2021-05-07 08:31:56WhatsApp said today that it won’t delete or deactivate your account if you don’t accept its privacy policy that’s rolling out on May

The Apple Podcasts app redesign is a crime 2021-05-07 08:07:20Amongst all the big product announcements Apple made at its April event, the company also ushered in a new era for its podcast offering. Specific

India’s vaccination program has turned into a rat 2021-05-07 06:49:36India opened up its vaccination program for the 18-45 age group on May 1. To get the vaccine, people in this age bracket have to go through

Your ebike doesn’t need a ton of power 2021-05-06 23:06:00Whenever I read a review of a lightweight ebike, inevitably someone in the comments feels the need to point out: “you can get the Powertron Cycl

PSA: Those ‘your porn name’ games are scams 2021-05-06 16:39:01Your porn name is the last five digits of your social security number, the name of the street your grew up on, and the month and year you opened your


Adweek Podcast: Naming the Top 30 CMOs New! 2021-05-09 20:30:00On this episode of 'Yeah, That's Probably an Ad,' David Griner and Ko Im are joined by commerce editor Lisa Lacy to chat about the marketing indust

Why More Media Companies Are Looking for C-Suiters New! 2021-05-09 20:00:00In late March, 98-year-old Time magazine posted a job opening for a new chief financial officer, with one notable qualification: "comfort with Bitcoi

Fast-Food Brands Look at Reusables to Attempt to New! 2021-05-09 20:00:00Fast-food restaurants have long hinged their business models on extreme convenience. Super quick service and single-use packaging give diners an on-th

How a WhatsApp Message Created a Foundation for New! 2021-05-09 20:00:00On March 11, 2020, the NBA indefinitely suspended the season after a player tested positive for Covid-19. It was a frightening moment that sent shock

As Hype Around Clubhouse Fades, Its Easy-to-Replicate Format New! 2021-05-09 20:00:00At first, Walter Geer, like many, didn't understand Clubhouse. It was early July 2020, and Geer, now the executive creative director at agency VMLY&a

30 Standout CMOs Who Have Perfected the Art New! 2021-05-09 20:00:00As the pandemic upended business, strategy and consumer experiences, the most successful CMOs remained agile and innovative, pivoting and pushing for

At Long Last, Clubhouse Comes to Android New! 2021-05-09 12:15:00More than a year after it first welcomed iPhone users, Clubhouse is finally coming to Android. The live audio app, which has gained popularity and for

How Sierra Space, a Rival of Elon Musk’s 2021-05-07 19:26:44Elon Musk might be getting a windfall of publicity through his opportunity to host Saturday Night Live this weekend, but one of his competitors is als

‘The Black Mother’s Green Book’ Seeks to Improve 2021-05-07 19:09:32A new app launched ahead of Mother's Day invokes Victor Hugo Green's historic Green Book as it attempts to help Black mothers navigate the perils of

Billie’s Mother’s Day Campaign Puts Postpartum Bodies on 2021-05-07 18:31:54While many brands are attempting to approach Mother's Day in a more thoughtful, personal and sensitive way this year, direct-to-consumer personal car

Publicis Health Facing Lawsuit Over Role in Marketing 2021-05-07 17:31:34Purdue Pharma's reckoning over the company's promotion of OxyContin contributing to an opioid epidemic has spread to the company's marketing partne

Snap’s Chief Business Officer Discusses Why AR Is 2021-05-07 16:39:14With fitting rooms closed and physical activations off the table amid the pandemic, augmented reality has seen a surge in popularity among retailers a