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Google just made a very subtle change to its Play Store logo and icons

Google just made a very subtle change to its Play Store logo and icons

Google’s Play Store is getting a brand new look … well, kind of. In a continuing effort refine the Play brand, Google has quietly rolled out a new logo for the Play Store, Android Police noticed. The new logo drops the shopping bag, just leaving the colorful triangle as the new app icon. New Logo […]

Racial justice activists are bailing black moms out of jail for Mother's Day

Racial justice activists are bailing black moms out of jail for Mother's Day

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Here's what Jay Z's world will look like by the time his insane new deal is up

Here's what Jay Z's world will look like by the time his insane new deal is up

Ya can’t knock Jay Z’s hustle, that’s for sure. The legendary artist who’s been dominating the rap game since the ’80s just signed a $200 million (!!!) deal renewing his partnership with Live Nation. Sounds pretty solid, except the deal will require him to tour for ten years, while the label produces and promotes his […]

Katy Perry's cannibalism video for 'Bon Appétit' is finally here

Katy Perry's cannibalism video for 'Bon Appétit' is finally here

Katy Perry is on the menu in the “Bon Appétit” video. The pop star is brined, breaded, and accessorized with garnishes by an army of chefs who don’t bat an eye.  But then the whole thing turns out to be a a revenge plot. The platter transforms into a pole, and the tables turn on […]

This new app wants to help you pick stocks based on Twitter data

This new app wants to help you pick stocks based on Twitter data

When Donald Trump tweets, the stock moves.  Twitter’s influence on the stock market isn’t breaking news (traders used Twitter data to predict Brexit, the 2016 election and other societal moves), but a new app is trying to put that knowledge into the hands of more people — not just bankers and professional stocker traders.  SEE […]

These 3 inspirational stories about mentorship will warm your heart (American Family Insurance)

These 3 inspirational stories about mentorship will warm your heart (American Family Insurance)

Behind many a success story is a fantastic mentor. Even if people claim to have paved their way on their own, there’s a strong chance that someone was there early on to set them on the right path or give them sage advice. These people can be the magic ingredient your small business needs to […]

Mom to Mom: Mothers and daughters discuss parenting (Paid Content by 1-800-Flowers)

Mom to Mom: Mothers and daughters discuss parenting (Paid Content by 1-800-Flowers)

The bond between mother and daughter is special, made even more so when a daughter has children of her own. A sense of mutual understanding clicks in that helps to bridge the gap between generations.    In honor of Mother’s Day on May 14, we spoke to some mothers and their daughters about how motherhood […]

Sheryl Sandberg gets real about heartbreak in Virginia Tech graduation speech

Sheryl Sandberg gets real about heartbreak in Virginia Tech graduation speech

Sitting through a commencement speech is a roll of the dice: Your speaker might be boring or condescending, you might be sweltering from the sun or soaked by the rain, you might even be too hungover to care about what happens before victoriously waltzing across the stage to collect your diploma.   SEE ALSO: Sheryl […]

Steph Curry got cheered at 'Hamilton' then played tambourine with a jazz band

Steph Curry got cheered at 'Hamilton' then played tambourine with a jazz band

Oh, you’re still on the Hamilton wait list? Oh, you have to sit in the audience when you go see live jazz?  Clearly, you are not back-to-back NBA MVP Steph Curry, the toast of the Bay Area, enjoying a night out in the region where he reigns supreme.  Curry and his wife, Ayesha — for […]

NSA tools at center of ransomware attacks hitting UK hospitals: report

NSA tools at center of ransomware attacks hitting UK hospitals: report

A widespread ransomware attack hit multiple European countries on Friday, locking up computers and ransoming access in exchange for large Bitcoin payments, and also hit the UK’s National Health Service, affecting computers at hospitals and doctors’ offices. SEE ALSO: Windows users should be really worried about the latest NSA leak Screenshots shared of the attack […]

MashTalk: Could you really remove Facebook from your life?

MashTalk: Could you really remove Facebook from your life?

Can you live without Facebook? Yes, you can. And life will go on just like the days before Facebook came into your life and sucked up all your attention. This week’s MashTalk is hosted by Tech Editor Pete Pachal, with commentary from Senior Tech Correspondent Raymond Wong and Tech News Intern Freia Lobo. SEE ALSO: […]

One Direction broke the boy band mold. Now they're dividing and conquering.

One Direction broke the boy band mold. Now they're dividing and conquering.

One Direction is accidentally the best named boy band in the history of coordinated turtlenecks. Legend has it that Harry Styles picked it on a whim because it sounded cool after Simon Cowell gave the five boys a second chance to compete on X Factor if they were willing to go at it as a […]

Ransomeware attacks lock up UK hospitals, businesses across the globe

Ransomeware attacks lock up UK hospitals, businesses across the globe

A widespread ransomware attack hit multiple European countries on Friday, locking up computers and ransoming access in exchange for large Bitcoin payments, while another attack has hit the UK’s National Health Service, affecting computers at hospitals and doctors’ offices. SEE ALSO: Windows users should be really worried about the latest NSA leak Screenshots shared of […]