WHERE THE PARTY'S AT -- It is no secret that hackers and cybercriminals are becoming dramatically more adept, innovative, and stealthy with each passing day. While new forms of cybercrime are on the rise, traditional activities seem to be shifting towards more clandestine t
The first iteration of Amazon’s Dash Wand wasn’t long for this world. The company trialed the barcode scanner with select Prime Fresh customers in California, but the hardware didn’t seem to really go anywhere.
Vivaldi Technologies AS released a new web browser version of the Vivaldi browser, Vivaldi 1.10, to the stable channel on June 15, 2017. Vivaldi users should get update notifications when they start the browser the next time. Vivaldi supports manual
Fatherhood isn't what it used to be. My own dad came from a generation of fathers as nouns--figures to be respected, revered and, at times, feared. They were tireless workers measured solely by their career success and ability to provide financial st
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The advertising industry prides itself on its ability to tap into popular culture. Smart agencies, brands and advertisers do everything they can to research, participate and lean into cultural moments; it's what enables us to find fresh cultural insi
In recent years, GitHub has fundamentally changed developer workflows. By centralizing code on an easily accessible platform, the company was able to rapidly change the way people code. Following in these footsteps, Israeli startup Codota w
“Friction is hard but it’s really productive. If you don’t have ability to be challenged, you shouldn’t start a company.” Successful startups often have partners who have different strengths. One
An anonymous reader quotes a report from Recode: One of the U.S. government's most powerful consumer protection watchdogs appears to be quietly probing Uber and the company's privacy practices. The inquiry is under way at the Federal Trade Commission
YouTube marked LGBTQ Pride Month in June by announcing that all-time viewership of LGBTQ content on the Google-owned video site topped 7 billion views from nearly 30,000 channels. Video advertising technology company Pixability used its proprietary s
The GIF turns 30 Thursday, and Facebook is celebrating the milestone in several ways, highlighted by introducing the ability for all users to add GIFs to comments. The social network began testing a GIF button for comments in March. Support for anima
Spotify has been doing well on the revenue front, growing that aspect of its business by over 50 percent last year. The streaming music company reeled in $3.3 billion in revenue in total, as reported first by Recode, and spelled out in fina
Here's an item in my river that came from the Scripting News JSON feed. It's fair to say that "River5" now supports "RSS-in-JSON". It was more work than I thought it would be. It's not that the code assumes XML, it just wasn't organized for variable
Facebook Wednesday announced four updates to its Safety Check feature: the addition of Fundraisers within Safety Check, expanded availability of the social network's Community Help features, personal notes for better context and crisis descriptions.
Ah, college. A wild, wonderful time that many of us can't leave in the past. In Netflix's Friends From College, created by Nicholas Stoller and Francesca Delbanco, six friends find themselves living in the same city after almost 20 years and trying &
Desktop apps are now available in the Windows Store, but it doesn’t mean the oft-maligned Universal appsare dead. In fact, they are better than ever. Their design and usability isunrecognizable from a couple of years ago, Microsoft has larg