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Facebook empowers Page owners to politicize their posts

Facebook empowers Page owners to politicize their posts

Facebook users may see more posts nudging them to contact lawmakers. A recent update to the social network lets Page owners create individual posts that include a button for Facebook users to contact their local representatives.  SEE ALSO: Zuckerberg: Facebook’s next focus is building community The feature is available as an icon on the post […]

Trump has been talking to Al Gore about the Paris Climate Agreement. Seriously.

Trump has been talking to Al Gore about the Paris Climate Agreement. Seriously.

President Donald Trump can’t seem to make up his mind about whether to keep the U.S. in the landmark Paris Climate Agreement or pull out of the pact altogether, but there are signs he is getting advice from across the ideological spectrum.  According to a source close to Gore, the president and the Nobel Prize-winning […]

Uber rolls out new app personalization with Saved Places feature

Uber rolls out new app personalization with Saved Places feature

Uber’s now giving us new ways to get to our favorite places even faster — and finally saving us from having to memorize an address ever again.  The ride hailing app just introduced some new personalization options that will allow users to fine-tune the Uber app experience, giving them the option to bookmark their most-visited […]

There's a Harry Styles filter on Snapchat but nobody noticed

There's a Harry Styles filter on Snapchat but nobody noticed

Harry Styles fans literally cannot wait for his debut solo album, coming Friday. But in all the anticipation, it looks like a lot of One Directioners have missed a key clue on Snapchat. Along with his first solo video for the soaring “Sign of the Times,” Styles released an elaborate art cover. It shows Styles […]

Armie Hammer's Jackson Storm talks trash in the latest 'Cars 3' trailer

Armie Hammer's Jackson Storm talks trash in the latest 'Cars 3' trailer

Is Cars growing up? Compared to the rest of Pixar’s output, the Cars franchise has always skewed young. But it looks like Lightning McQueen may be heading in a more mature direction in Cars 3.  SEE ALSO: The world of ‘Cars’ has a dark and terrifying origin theory For starters, there was that shockingly dark […]

Weed saves the day in this clutch 'Destiny' Trials win

Weed saves the day in this clutch 'Destiny' Trials win

Most pot smokers would agree: weed and video games go together like peanut butter and jelly (and banana slices, and an ice cold glass of milk, and M&Ms, and maybe some Funyons, too). You can definitely get good without Mary Jane at your side, but would you believe that a few tokes might make you […]

'Snatched' review round up: Amy Schumer's latest is a far cry from 'Trainwreck'

'Snatched' review round up: Amy Schumer's latest is a far cry from 'Trainwreck'

It’s been two years’ since Amy Schumer’s critically-acclaimed Trainwreck, and the comedian has hardly become complacent. In the interim, Schumer won an Emmy and then wrapped a season of  Inside Amy Schumer, published The Girl With the Lower Back Tattoo, and wrote a screenplay with Jennifer Lawrence. Her latest film venture, the mother-daughter buddy-com Snatched, […]

'Deadpool' is getting an adult animated series and Donald Glover's running it, OMG OMG

'Deadpool' is getting an adult animated series and Donald Glover's running it, OMG OMG

Hold on to your chimichangas, folks, because Deadpool is getting an animated adult comedy series on FXX, and Atlanta‘s Donald Glover is showrunning it. Let that sink in for a minute, because we’re still screaming. FXX has ordered 10 episodes of an untitled Marvel’s Deadpool animated series, which will debut on the cable network in […]

Microsoft's newest PowerPoint update is your first step to taking over the world

Microsoft's newest PowerPoint update is your first step to taking over the world

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Microsoft CEO: It's our job to prevent '1984' from coming true

Microsoft CEO: It's our job to prevent '1984' from coming true

If we keep heading down the path we’re going, there’s a decent chance the surveillance state from George Orwell’s 1984 future will come true. Kicking off Microsoft’s Build developers conference on Wednesday, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella said it’s up to developers to prevent that from happening. SEE ALSO: Microsoft HoloLens inventor says the ‘phone is […]

Everyone's favorite retro phone, the Nokia 3310, finally has a release date

Everyone's favorite retro phone, the Nokia 3310, finally has a release date

If you are overwhelmed with 2000s nostalgia and can’t wait for the re-release of the most indestructible phone ever, the Nokia 3310, we have good news for you — the phone will be here a lot sooner than you think. SEE ALSO: There’s a Nokia 3310 with a gold Putin face on it waiting for […]

Opera adds WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger right into the browser

Opera adds WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger right into the browser

Opera wants to make your browser social. Earlier this year, Opera launched a new experimental browser called Neon, which imagined a complete redesign of Opera. Now, the company is adding some of Neon’s features into their main browser in a redesign codenamed “Reborn.” Reborn was built with the idea of multitasking at its core and […]

Facebook is going to do something about those terrible ads on your website

Facebook is going to do something about those terrible ads on your website

Facebook is tweaking its algorithm again, and issuing a warning to “low-quality web page experiences” with terrible advertising: We’re coming for you.  Facebook announced on Wednesday that the company will start using artificial intelligence to identify links to websites that have deceptive or malicious ads — and then show those posts to fewer users.  Changes […]