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YouTube tightens restrictions on channel of UK far 2019-04-02 06:38:47YouTube has placed new restrictions on the channel of a UK far right activist which are intended to make hate speech less easy to discover on its plat

Facebook asks for public input about its plans 2019-04-01 12:52:07In November, Facebook announced its plans to create an external content oversight board that would serve as something of a “supreme court”

German LinkedIn rival Xing is rebranding as ‘New 2019-04-01 11:17:49Xing, the business networking platform that has been described as Germany’s answer to LinkedIn, has made an acquisition to beef up its recruitme

New Facebook tool answers the question ‘Why am 2019-03-31 23:34:32Facebook announced today that it is adding to News Feeds a feature called “Why am I seeing this post?” Similar to “Why am I seeing t

Mark Zuckerberg actually calls for regulation of content, 2019-03-30 16:41:33It’s been a busy day for Facebook exec op-eds. Earlier this morning, Sheryl Sandberg broke the site’s silence around the Christchurch mass

Snap CEO’s sister Caroline Spiegel starts a no-visuals 2019-03-29 10:15:24If you took the photos and videos out of pornography, could it appeal to a new audience? Caroline Spiegel’s first startup Quinn aims to bring so

Facebook’s handling of Alex Jones is a microcosm 2019-03-28 19:32:29A revealing cluster of emails reviewed by Business Insider and Channel 4 News offers a glimpse at the fairly chaotic process of how Facebook decides w

Facebook launches searchable transparency library of all active 2019-03-28 19:00:05Now you can search Facebook for how much Trump has spent on ads in the past year, which Pages’ ads reference immigration or what a Page’s

Facebook needs a white hat Cambridge Analytica 2019-03-28 15:30:53If the tech giants don’t want regulators to step in and police, they need to do much more to predict, and stop the abuse, before it even happens

Twitter introduces a battery-saving ‘Lights Out’ dark-mode option 2019-03-28 13:58:59As promised back in January by Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, the company today is rolling out an even darker version of the app’s existing dark mode.

HUD hits Facebook with housing discrimination charges over 2019-03-28 09:40:03The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development this morning hit Facebook with charges of housing discrimination. The filing states that the onli

Facebook is finally banning white supremacy that goes 2019-03-27 13:23:24Facebook is abandoning a longstanding policy of allowing white supremacy to flourish on its platform under the guise of terms like white nationalism a

Mashable

Why are the boys bleaching their hair? 2019-04-03 18:31:34 Read more...More about Celebrities, Mashable Reels, Culture, Web Culture, and Celebrities

Jeffree Star says someone stole $2.5 million worth 2019-04-03 18:03:40Someone stole $2.5 million worth of makeup from Jeffree Star's warehouse.  In a video posted on Tuesday that quickly ascended to the top video o

New 'Hobbs & Shaw' footage debuts to thunderous 2019-04-03 17:51:27If the thunderous reaction to Hobbs & Shaw is any indication, the Fast & Furious franchise isn't slowing down one bit. Universal Pictures sho

'Good Trouble' is a millennial drama worth watching 2019-04-03 16:54:58The first thing I noticed about Good Trouble, Freeform’s spin-off of The Fosters, is that it's down to get adventurous with its themes, charact

Everything we learned about 'Cats' at CinemaCon 2019-04-03 16:37:47When news broke that the hit Broadway musical Cats would be made into a major motion picture, the questions on everyone's minds were "What?" and "

The 'Downton Abbey' movie will revolve around a 2019-04-03 16:33:57Apparently, Downton Abbey fans aren't the only ones eager to drop in on that stately British manor. As revealed in the movie's first trailer, shown

Justice Department warns Academy over potentially excluding Netflix 2019-04-03 16:02:34The feud between Netflix and the old Hollywood guard who’d like to exclude the streaming service has a new challenger: the Department of Justice

Joe Biden addresses allegations of inappropriate touching in 2019-04-03 15:55:08With speculation mounting that he'll enter the 2020 race for president, former Vice President Joe Biden posted a video to his Twitter and Instagram a

Google Duplex comes to Android and iOS, so 2019-04-03 15:29:18Sometimes, making an important phone call to set up an appointment can be inconvenient or nerve-wracking. That, or you just don't feel like doing it.

Woman arrested for entering Trump’s resort with malware-riddled 2019-04-03 15:27:36A USB stick carrying malicious malware was confiscated at Mar-a-Lago, Trump’s resort club in Florida. The perpetrator, a Chinese woman identifie

MacBook Air on sale at B&H — save 2019-04-03 14:57:45Whether you use a laptop for gaming or for school, you don’t want to be weighed down by a super heavy machine. The MacBook Air is thin and light

Facebook asked new users for their email passwords 2019-04-03 14:57:17Some new Facebook users have been asked for their email address passwords as part of the sign-up process. Facebook insisted it does not store email pa

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Android Q Beta 2 is now available, including 2019-04-03 14:13:45Well, that was fast. Less than a month after it released the first beta of Android Q, Google has now released Beta 2. While it’s mostly aimed at

TNW2019 Daily: On the right track 2019-04-03 11:17:49We have only 36 days left until TNW2019, our tech conference in Amsterdam! Here are some fun facts about the number 36: It appears in the title of Wu-

Studying social animals will unlock the potential of 2019-04-03 11:01:26From flocks of birds to fish schools in the sea, or towering termite mounds, many social groups in nature exist together to survive and thrive. This c

Cryptocurrency mining firm posts massive $58M loss 2019-04-03 10:25:23Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies might have had a good week so far, but it’s not quite enough to make up for this Nasdaq-listed cryptocurrency

The most offbeat and awesome inventions we found 2019-04-03 09:54:39TNW took a trip to the Maker Faire in Lille to find the weirdest and wackiest devices around – and we discovered just that. We’re rel

Video: Yep, this long-overdue device lets you play 2019-04-03 09:51:06This video is part of our series on Lille’s Maker Faire. To stay up-to-date on releases (and to find out more), check out our master post here.

Fotor makes photo fixes a one-click affair, and 2019-04-03 09:00:00Right now, you can jump on a deal for the Fotor Design and Image Editor Online Pro subscription that best fits you: $19.99 for one year of access; or

CHEAP: Even people without brains would understand 70% 2019-04-03 08:00:58Welcome to CHEAP, our brand-new series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! If you’re looking for a lightweight device to

Face-to-face interactions shouldn’t be replaced by digital communication 2019-04-03 07:59:13What with Facetime, Skype, Whatsapp and Snapchat, for many people, face-to-face conversation is used less and less often. These apps allow us to conve

Tech companies still care more about AI and 2019-04-03 05:46:14Blockchain might be the hot buzzword of the moment, but according to new research, it’s being bested by the Internet-of-Things (IoT) and artific

Cryptocurrency exchange QuadrigaCX should declare bankruptcy, EY says 2019-04-03 05:23:33Defunct cryptocurrency exchange QuadrigaCX’s should enter bankruptcy proceedings in a bid to minimize costs and facilitate the recovery of asset

It’s about time we got Afro emoji — 2019-04-03 04:27:39Various communities have finally been represented in emoji form, from interracial couples to the trans community and those living with disabilities. B

Entrepreneur

Famed Journalist and Cancer Survivor Tom Brokaw Reveals 2019-04-03 14:30:00Brokaw's legendary probity makes his public admission a landmark in erasing marijuana's fading stigma.

These 5 Questions Can Help You Set Better 2019-04-03 13:30:00Financial expert Jeff Rose breaks down how you can identify goals that you'll actually have the motivation to achieve.

This Week in Weed: Seth Rogen Starts a 2019-04-03 13:23:18A big celebrity gets into the weed game, the FDA sets a date, and someone else got my dream job!

Upwork to Charge Freelancers to Bid on Jobs, 2019-04-03 12:27:00Freelancers will soon have to pay as much as $0.90 for each job they apply for on Upwork, which could impact users who are new to the platform or stru

What Are the Duties of a CEO? 2019-04-03 12:00:00Every company has one, but their roles can vary greatly. So, what exactly should you, as CEO, be doing?

Minted Grew From a Stationery Brand to a 2019-04-03 11:31:00By listening to her community and reacting quickly, Mariam Naficy built a business bigger than her wildest visions.

How Apple's March 25 Announcement Looks a Lot 2019-04-03 11:00:00The battle among the titans of tech for the 'digital' throne is just like the battle for the 'iron' one.

Exercise Officially Makes You Happier Than Money, According 2019-04-03 10:56:20The team also noticed that certain sports that involve socializing can have more of a positive effect on your mental health than others.

How This Direct-Mail Piece Packs a Small but 2019-04-03 10:45:00Postcards can't hold much copy but when done right, you'll see your business grow.

New TSA Scanning Tech Will Let You Keep 2019-04-03 10:32:50The Transportation Security Administration will start installing the new X-ray scanning systems in U.S. airports this summer.

How Should a Leader Deal With Unexpected Rejection? 2019-04-03 10:30:00This CEO shares his experience.

Daily Rituals That Lead to High Performance in 2019-04-03 10:19:00Dr. Mike Gervais discusses mental and physical tactics for becoming the best possible version of yourself.