I deleted Facebook’s app off my phone more than a month ago. And reader: I feel free. My days of mindlessly scrolling through random updates from my mom’s friends and people I haven’t spoken to since high school are over. And yours could be too. You just have to delete the app. That’s it. NotRead More
Image: Mashable Composite By Freia Lobo2017-07-13 00:49:51 UTC In a world without Net Neutrality, we’ll likely be seeing a lot more annoying loading animations around the web. These buffering icons are what you see when an app or video is loading, before you actually view it. And without net neutrality, internet service providers can makeRead More
After shooting Philando Castile dead during a traffic stop — a killing that was livestreamed on Facebook by Castile’s girlfriend, Diamond Reynolds — the police obtained a secret warrant for Reynolds’s Facebook account, including her private messages and deleted messages, accompanied by a gag order that banned Facebook from every discussing the warrant’s existence.
Silicon Valley is known for being white and male. Square isn’t different. It is, however, different in how it’s talking about addressing that issue. The payments company, led by Twitter cofounder Jack Dorsey, released its first-ever diversity report Tuesday that justified the same-old narrative, with numbers. Overall, 63.3 percent of the company is male andRead More