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Signal’s Brian Acton talks about exploding growth, monetization 2021-01-12 20:01:52Brian Acton is crossing paths again with Facebook. Over more than a decade of building and operating WhatsApp, the company’s co-founder first co

Study finds around one-third of Americans regularly get 2021-01-12 11:54:10Around a third of Americans regularly get their news from Facebook, according to the latest study from Pew Research Center, whose surveys aim to bette

Facebook revamps ‘Access Your Information’ tool to better 2021-01-12 11:13:32Facebook today is rolling out an update to its Access Your Information tool with the goal of making the tool easier to both use and navigate, as well

Yelp will show user feedback about businesses’ health 2021-01-12 07:00:32Moving forward, Yelp users won’t just be asked whether a business has good food or accepts credit cards — the platform is also allowing th

Daily Crunch: Parler sues Amazon after going offline 2021-01-11 18:32:39Platforms and infrastructure providers dump Parler, Microsoft unveils a new Surface and a Chinese fitness app raises $360 million. This is your Daily

Facebook says it will remove references to ‘stop 2021-01-11 17:04:04In the wake of last week’s violence at the U.S. Capitol, Facebook today announced it will be taking additional steps to remove content referenci

Snap acquires location data startup StreetCred 2021-01-11 14:54:19Snapchat’s parent company Snap has acquired StreetCred, a New York City startup building a platform for location data. Snap confirmed the news t

Following riots, alternative social apps and private messengers 2021-01-11 14:08:43Alternative social media apps, including MeWe, CloutHub and other privacy-focused rivals to big tech, are topping the app stores following Trump&rsquo

Facebook hires a VP of civil rights 2021-01-11 13:29:53Facebook has hired Roy Austin to become its first-ever VP of Civil Rights and Deputy General Counsel to create a new civil rights organization within

Parler is officially offline after AWS suspension 2021-01-11 10:51:05True to its word, Amazon Web Services (AWS) suspended services to Parler, the right-wing-focused social network that proved a welcoming home for pro-T

Europe seizes on social media’s purging of Trump 2021-01-11 07:54:43Big tech’s decision to pull the plug on president Donald Trump’s presence on their platforms, following his supporters’ attack on th

The deplatforming of President Trump 2021-01-09 11:46:17After years of placid admonishments, the tech world came out in force against President Trump this past week following the violent assault of the U.S.

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20 of the best Tinder pickup lines we New! 2021-01-16 18:00:00It’s difficult to say whether e-dating has weakened or boosted the pickup line game. It probably depends on who you ask. To get to the bottom of

Dwayne Johnson drops delightful first trailer for NBC's New! 2021-01-16 17:30:54Fans of Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson are in for a treat this February. On Saturday, the beloved wrestler-turned-actor gave his Twitter and Instagram fo

Tiny chihuahua looks more like a porcupine after New! 2021-01-16 15:10:11 What a week, huh? It doesn't particularly matter which week you're watching this, even — I'm sure it was a week. Thankfully, we have hilar

Facebook bars events close to the Biden inauguration, New! 2021-01-16 14:54:08Facebook is taking steps to avoid a repeat of what happened on Jan. 6. When Donald Trump supporters gathered in Washington, D.C. for a mass gathering

FAA approves first fully-automated commercial drone flights (with New! 2021-01-16 14:22:50You can officially claim autonomous commercial drones for your 2021 bingo card.  On Friday, Massachusetts-based industrial drone developer Americ

Warning: Telegram is not end-to-end encrypted by default New! 2021-01-16 12:37:35After tech behemoths like Twitter moved to ban Trump and thousands of other far-right accounts, millions moved to apps like Signal and Telegram for th

HBO Max will now release 'Godzilla vs. Kong' 2021-01-16 11:54:53Hollywood's wild ride through the global pandemic continues. First it was the Warner Bros. decision in late-2020 to shift all of its 2021 theatrical

Apple is closing even more stores across three 2021-01-16 11:15:50In-store retail has taken an obvious hit due to the pandemic, and even tech giant Apple isn't immuneApple is closing more than 20 stores in North Car

NASA declares the Mars InSight digger dead after 2021-01-16 10:44:28NASA announced on Thursday that a "mole" on Mars has ended its mission after landing on the Red Planet nearly two years ago. The mole — also c

Watching makeup tutorials made me feel confident wearing 2021-01-16 10:00:00When we spend so much of our time online, we’re bound to learn something while clicking and scrolling. Discover something new with Mashable&rsqu

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Walgreens and Mattel Share How Their Brands Have 2021-01-15 17:48:38In a special edition of CMO Moves from the CES C-Suite track, Adweek Chief Community Officer Nadine Dietz sat down with Vineet Mehra, Global Chief Mar

At CES 2021, Marketers Discuss Pandemic-Related Trends—and What 2021-01-15 17:16:51Despite 2021's chaotic first impression, marketers from across the industry are still finding ways to be optimistic about the coming year. While the

Facebook, NYU Langone Health Use AI to Predict 2021-01-15 15:50:14Facebook's use of machine learning to predict the types of content users are most interested in seeing in their News Feeds has been chronicled often

Why Fox Sports Put a Billboard Saluting North 2021-01-15 15:10:19Just over 11 miles separate Chapel Hill and Durham, N.C., homes to fierce basketball rivals the University of North Carolina and Duke University, resp

These 5 Priorities Reshaped Walmart’s Business in 2020 2021-01-15 14:47:55Retailers like to say there was no playbook for 2020, and that's certainly true of Walmart. At CES 2021 this week, president and CEO Doug McMillon ou

Inside Marc Lore’s Walmart Legacy 2021-01-15 13:28:30Marc Lore, the ecommerce pioneer who figured out how to ship cat litter without a loss and lured customers with discounts even Amazon doesn't offer,

Mother Launches Its Own Media Agency 2021-01-15 13:16:44They grow up so fast. Mother is ready to introduce its media agency offspring to the world. Media by Mother is opening as part of Mother's U.S. opera

‘Some Form of Programmatic’ Is the Future of 2021-01-15 12:58:08Three of advertising's top executives believe there's no going back to the way business was done before the Covid-19 outbreak. Nearly a year after t

How a Column on Happiness Inspired The Atlantic’s 2021-01-15 12:34:37Starting a regular column at the beginning of a pandemic about how to find happiness is a pretty sure bet. What The Atlantic didn't expect was how it

Alicia Tillman Steps Down as SAP Global CMO 2021-01-15 11:30:45The marketing department at software giant SAP is under new leadership. Alicia Tillman announced this morning on LinkedIn that she will step down from

WandaVision Ushers In Streaming’s Franchise-Dominated Future 2021-01-15 09:00:00A month before Disney+ was officially unveiled, a message for Marvel fans trickled out: Get ready to pay if you want to understand what's happening i

In Doritos’ Super Bowl Teaser, Jimmy Kimmel and 2021-01-15 09:00:00Has anyone checked in on the Matthews lately? Broderick, McConnaughey, Perry, how are you all feeling--dimensionally speaking? In a new teaser for Dor

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On average, Mexicans consume 1.3 liters of beer 2021-01-15 17:38:30According to INEGI, Mexico is in the 30th place for beer consumption worldwide.

Take These Small Steps to Stop Cyber Attacks 2021-01-15 17:30:00That old "the best offense is a good defense" adage is just as true with IT as it is with the NFL.

In 2013, this man accidentally threw his hard 2021-01-15 17:20:08His offer translates into a quarter of the value of the sum he unwittingly dumped in 2013.

Elon Musk Donates $5 Million to Provide Students 2021-01-15 16:30:00The newly minted world's richest person plans to help students across the globe.

Lessons Learned from Launching a Skincare Brand in 2021-01-15 16:17:00Despite the difficulties, the pandemic has provided opportunities to develop new solutions for a new world.

CDMX bet on hospitalization at home 2021-01-15 16:17:00They will provide oxygen and pressure and temperature measurement equipment, as well as permanent medical monitoring and laboratory studies.

"Reactivate without risking", the new plan launched by 2021-01-15 15:50:51The head of government, Claudia Sheinbaum, announced the reopening of some establishments that comply with the corresponding items and requirements.

Why You Should Be Obsessing Over Every Tiny 2021-01-15 15:43:00Knowing when to correct things will help you create a consistent brand that will establish your value in the market.

5 Ways to Make This Your Best Year 2021-01-15 15:29:00We picked the brain of a living-your-best-life guru (while acknowledging that the previous annus horribilis has set a pretty low bar when it comes to

How to Start a Podcast (and Keep It 2021-01-15 15:15:00Two successful podcasters share their formula for dishing out consistently viral content.

Why Brands Should Be Excited About the Evolution 2021-01-15 15:09:00The Social Shopping Phenomenon is not just a blip, it's shaping up to become an eCommerce Tidal wave

With these part-time jobs you can earn money 2021-01-15 14:45:00When you really make things work the right way you will make money even when you sleep.