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Researcher: As tech firms grow rapidly, privacy violations must be intentional

5 hours ago   |   Ars Technica

If there's one person outside of government who has stood against Facebook's crashing wave, it's Ashkan Soltani . Late last year, the independent privacy researcher was...
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FTC reportedly planning ‘record-setting' fine against Facebook for mishandling user data

FTC reportedly planning ‘record-setting' fine against Facebook for mishandling user data

5 hours ago   |   9to5Mac

Following a report last weekend that Germany was planning to punish Facebook , a report from The Washington Post now says the Federal Trade Commission in the U.S. is planning...
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The EU Copyright Directive is about to make the internet worse

The EU Copyright Directive is about to make the internet worse

9 hours ago   |   iMore

What you need to know about the European 'link tax' and 'upload filter' The European Union's new Copyright Directive stands to dramatically change the way we consume news and...
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Facebook backs Institute for Ethics in Artificial Intelligence with $7.5 million

Facebook backs Institute for Ethics in Artificial Intelligence with $7.5 million

10 hours ago   |   VentureBeat

Facebook will pay $7.5 million over the course of the next five years to establish the The Institute for Ethics in Artificial Intelligence in Munich.
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Facebook Aims To Lure In Teen Users With New Meme App

Facebook Aims To Lure In Teen Users With New Meme App

1 day ago   |   Inquisitr   |   2 articles

Facebook is currently testing out a new app that they hope will increase their teenage demographic, the Verge is reporting. This new app is said to be entitled “LOL” and will...
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Facebook is testing a new meme machine to bring back the kids

Facebook is testing a new meme machine to bring back the kids

1 day ago   |   Tech Radar   |   2 articles

Facebook's attempts to win back the eyeballs of teenagers aren't slowing down, if new reports are to be believed: the social network is apparently testing a meme-filled feature...
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Facebook is trying to allure teens with a meme app called LOL

Facebook is trying to allure teens with a meme app called LOL

1 day ago   |   Phone Arena

Facebook doesn't have a good track of projects developed under its umbrella but has enough money to keep trying. The latest project the company is working on is dubbed LOL, an...
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Google Search Results Will Look Naked Under New EU Copyright Laws

Google Search Results Will Look Naked Under New EU Copyright Laws

1 day ago   |   Android Headlines   |   2 articles

Those who find their news through Google may be in for a shock when the new EU copyright laws concerning news article snippets comes into effect, in the form of barren search...
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Facebook rolling out the new Messenger app to everyone

Facebook rolling out the new Messenger app to everyone

1 day ago   |   Phone Arena   |   3 articles

Facebook revealed plans for a complete overhaul of the Messenger app last year at the F8 developer conference, but it took the social network giant almost eight months to...
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Facebook Will Soon Pay For Its Privacy Sins; As FTC Prepares "Record-Setting" Fine

1 day ago   |   Android Headlines   |   2 articles

US regulators have apparently been discussing a "record-setting" fine against Facebook for its lack of privacy protection. According to reports out of The Washington Post , the...
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Newly Leaked Photos Of Samsung Galaxy S10 With Cases Could Confirm...

Newly Leaked Photos Of Samsung Galaxy S10 With Cases Could Confirm Long-Rumored Features For Three Variants

The latest Samsung Galaxy S10 leaks have gone live, and with one month remaining before the South Korean company's 10th-anniversary flagships arrive, the leaked photos could... Read more ...

Apple Brings iPhone SE Back To Online Store, New Units Selling For As Low As...

Apple Brings iPhone SE Back To Online Store, New Units Selling For As Low As $249

The iPhone SE was one of the older devices that were originally pulled from the market in September, in time for the release of Apple's new iPhone XS, XS Max, and XR. With... Read more ...

Save more than $50 on the iRobot Roomba 690 robot vacuum

Save more than $50 on the iRobot Roomba 690 robot vacuum

Self-charging and works with Alexa. The iRobot Roomba 690 self-charging robot vacuum cleaner is down to just $247.99 on Amazon. It normally sells for around $300. This price... Read more ...

Rams vs Saints live stream: how to watch the 2019 NFL playoffs online from...

Rams vs Saints live stream: how to watch the 2019 NFL playoffs online from anywhere

The 2019 Super Bowl 2019 is just around the corner and the Los Angeles Rams are taking on the New Orleans Saints in the NFC Championship Game to see which team will earn a spot... Read more ...

Apple Starts Selling The iPhone SE Again

Apple Starts Selling The iPhone SE Again

Some of you may remember that Apple discontinued its last iPhones with headphone jacks after the launch event for its new iPhones last year. It also discontinued the original... Read more ...

This might be your last chance to get an iPhone SE direct from Apple

This might be your last chance to get an iPhone SE direct from Apple

If you were saddened by Apple quietly killing off the iPhone SE last September, we've got some good news for you: the smallest, cheapest iPhone is back on sale in the clearance... Read more ...

This week's top stories: Android Q leak, Note 8 Pie beta, leaked Pixel 3...

This week's top stories: Android Q leak, Note 8 Pie beta, leaked Pixel 3 Lite review, more

In this week's top stories: we got an early, leaked look at Android Q with system-wide dark mode, saw Android Pie arrive for the Samsung Galaxy Note 8, and witnessed a surprise... Read more ...

Deal: Save $110 on a refurbished Apple HomePod smart speaker, today only

Deal: Save $110 on a refurbished Apple HomePod smart speaker, today only

Deep price cuts for Apple products are quite rare, especially if we're talking about rather new devices. Despite the fact that Apple's latest smart speaker, the HomePod doesn't... Read more ...

Power up with Samsung's $24 fast wireless charging stand at a new low price

Power up with Samsung's $24 fast wireless charging stand at a new low price

Set it and forget it. The Samsung Qi-certified fast charge wireless charger is down to $23.99 on Amazon today only as part of its Deals of the Day. While we have seen it drop... Read more ...

Apple Releases Smart Battery Cases For iPhone XS, XS Max, And XR

Apple Releases Smart Battery Cases For iPhone XS, XS Max, And XR

Earlier this week, Apple released slightly updated Smart Battery Cases for its 2018 iPhone models, the iPhone XS, XS Max, and XR, according to a report from CNET . The cases... Read more ...