Review: Facebook’s Amazon Echo Rival Is Nice, But Not Worth the Paranoia

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Facebook’s had a rough year. From the improper use of users’ personal data to a report this week detailing the company’s efforts to delegitimize its critics, the company’s not on good terms with almost anyone. So it’s not exactly ideal timing for Facebook to Läs mer…

The Internet Silences Guy Who Commented on Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s Clothing With Very Fun Memes

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; A tweet about a Congresswoman’s clothing is getting mercilessly mocked on the internet. On Thursday, Washington Examiner politics and media writer Eddie Scarry tweeted a snapshot of newly elected Democratic Rep. of New York Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, near Capitol Hill on Thursday. “Hill staffer sent Läs mer…

Mark Zuckerberg Tries Out Transparency as Yet Another Crisis Hits Facebook

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; About 38 minutes into a conference call with reporters on Thursday, Mark Zuckerberg asked for more. “I think we should probably take a bunch more questions,” the embattled Facebook CEO said, despite the fact that the call was scheduled to end a few minutes Läs mer…

Raccoons Who Police Assumed Had Rabies Were Actually Just Drunk

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; If raccoons could talk, some headline-making animals in West Virginia may be slurring their words. After receiving reports of rabid raccoons in the area, the Milton, West Virginia Police Department apprehended some of the “culprits.” But, according to the Department’s Facebook post, it’s not Läs mer…

SpaceX Is About to Launch More Than 7,000 Internet-Beaming Satellites

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; (Bloomberg)—Elon Musk’s SpaceX won permission to deploy more than 7,000 satellites, far more than all operating spacecraft currently aloft, from U.S. regulators who also moved to reduce a growing risk from space debris as skies grow more crowded. Space Exploration Technologies Corp. has two Läs mer…

Review: Apple’s New iPad Pro Is An Incredible Tablet With One Major Shortcoming

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Apple’s new iPad Pro won’t replace your computer. As the company’s latest take on its idea of “the future of computing,” it’s a fantastic understudy to your current laptop. As an iPad, it outshines the competition, and lets artists and creative professionals get work Läs mer…

Michelle Obama on Her Bond With ‘Beautiful, Funny, Kind, Sweet Man’ George W. Bush

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Former First Lady Michelle Obama is opening up about why so many people seem to be interested in her close cross-party bond with former President George W. Bush. Obama discussed her friendship with Bush in an interview with Bush’s daughter, Jenna Bush Hager, on Läs mer…

Prince George Couldn’t Stop Giggling for His Granddad Prince Charles’ 70th Birthday Photo

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The royal family has released two new portraits to mark the 70th birthday of Prince Charles on Wednesday. The pair of photos star the birthday boy himself flanked by his wife, the Duchess of Cornwall, and his children and grandchildren. Snapped by photographer Chris Läs mer…

‘At This Point Everybody Is Qualified.’ Michelle Obama Jokes That Sasha Should Run in 2020

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Former First Lady Michelle Obama thinks her daughter, Sasha, has a fighting chance against President Trump in the 2020 Presidential elections. In an “Good Morning America” interview with ABC’s Robin Roberts on Monday promoting her new memoir, Becoming, Michelle Obama reflected on the state Läs mer…

Did the French Army Troll President Trump for Missing a WWI Ceremony Because of Rain?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The French army’s official Twitter account appears to have trolled President Donald Trump after he missed a ceremony for soldiers killed during World War I at a U.S. cemetery in France due to rain. Trump was scheduled to pay his respects at Aisne-Marne American Läs mer…

This Secret Smartphone Feature Can Help You Write Text Messages Much More Quickly

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Sorry to tell you this, but you repeat yourself quite a bit. You may not be telling the same Christmas party story on repeat, but you are probably writing the same text message to your friends or family over and over, caught in a Läs mer…

Judge Says Amazon Must Hand Over Echo Recordings in Stabbing Case

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; A judge in New Hampshire has requested that Amazon hand over audio recordings from an Echo device present in a house where two women were found dead. Timothy Verrill is accused of murdering 48-year-old Christine Sullivan and 32-year-old Jenna Pellegrini at a Farmington home Läs mer…

Singles Day Vs. Black Friday: What’s the Difference Between the Major Shopping Holidays?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Singles Day 2018, the biggest shopping event of the year is right around the corner: not Black Friday, but Singles’ Day, which arrives in China on Sunday with door-busting deals for savvy shoppers. The holiday was inaugurated by Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba in 2009, Läs mer…

Singles Day Vs. Black Friday: What’s the Difference Between the Major Shopping Holidays?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Singles Day 2018, the biggest shopping event of the year is right around the corner: not Black Friday, but Singles’ Day, which arrives in China on Sunday with door-busting deals for savvy shoppers. The holiday was inaugurated by Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba in 2009, Läs mer…

Google Doodle Celebrates the Life and Work of Native American Woodcarver Amanda Crowe

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; [embedded content] Google is celebrating the life and work of Amanda Crowe, an Eastern Band Cherokee Indian woodcarver and educator, to mark Native American Heritage Month. Friday’s Google Doodle features an animated Crowe juxtaposed alongside real images of her carved work, with a score Läs mer…