A New Pixel, Video Device, Voice Assistant, And AI: Here's What Google Announced Today
Google touted its artificial intelligence developments, with upcoming features like Duplex and Lens, and unveiled new Pixel models.
Facebook Is Turning Instagram Into The New Facebook
With Facebook usage in decline, particularly in the coveted 12- to 34-year-old demographic, the company is slowly porting its core features over to its relatively scandal-free sister site.
Here Are All The New Facebook, Instagram, And WhatsApp Features Announced At F8
Facebook held its annual F8 developer conference in San Jose, California, on Tuesday and Wednesday. After yet another scandal-ridden year, the company shared updates on its family of apps: Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp, and Messenger.
United, Delta, And American Airlines Cover Creepy Cameras On Seatback Screens Following Outcry
United Airlines and Delta have covered the cameras on their entertainment systems after passenger outcry over privacy concerns. American Airlines said plans to do the same.
Samsung Just Delayed The Launch Of Its $2,000 Folding Phone After Its Screen Kept Breaking
After the screens on several Galaxy Fold review units started failing, Samsung said it is taking "measures to strengthen the display protection."
Samsung's $2,000 Galaxy Fold Phones Are Breaking After A Few Days, Reviewers Say
Screen failure affected several Samsung Galaxy Fold devices sent to reporters for review.
Amazon Echo Owners Say They Can't Listen To Some Audio Snippets Accidentally Recorded By Alexa
An Amazon spokesperson said the issue is "a bug" and it's rolling out a fix early next week.
A Team At Amazon Is Listening To Recordings Captured By Alexa
An Amazon spokesperson said that "an extremely small sample of Alexa voice recordings" is annotated.
A California Hospital Has Apologized After Dozens Of Women Said They Were Secretly Recorded
In a letter, Sharp Grossmont Hospital's president apologized to the women who were recorded, and said the surveillance method is no longer in use.
AppleTV+ Is Apple’s New Streaming Service For Shows And Movies
Today Apple expanded its TV programming offerings to dozens of new star-studded shows, featuring Reese Witherspoon, Jennifer Aniston, and Oprah.
Apple Is Launching Its Own News Subscription Service, Apple News+
Apple News+ will include offerings from Time, Vogue, the New Yorker, and National Geographic.
Apple Debuted New TV, Gaming, Credit Card, And News Services At Today’s Big Event
Hollywood stars Oprah, Jennifer Aniston, Reese Witherspoon, Steven Spielberg, and JJ Abrams showed up at Apple’s event to help announce the tech giant’s new video streaming service.
Stadia Is Google’s New YouTube-Focused Streaming Service For Games
Players can instantly play Stadia’s internet-based games without having to download them, on any device.
It Just Got Easier To Spend Your Money On Instagram
The initial launch includes 20 different brands, including Zara, H&M, and Uniqlo.
Facebook Is Under Criminal Investigation Over Data Deals With Other Companies
According to a New York Times report, federal prosecutors have subpoenaed the records of at least two smartphone companies.
Facebook And Instagram Suffered A Blackout
On Thursday morning, Facebook said the outage was the result of a "server configuration change" and the issues were resolved.
Twitter Is Testing A Redesigned Version Of Its App. Here's What It Looks Like.
Spotify Premium Subscribers Can Now Get Hulu With Ads For Free
But you'll have to opt into the bundle soon.
Musical.ly, Also Called TikTok, Will Pay A $5.7 Million Settlement To FTC For Allegedly Taking Kids’ Info
As a result of a settlement reached with FTC, Musical.ly users under 13 will not be able to share videos or maintain a profile on the lip-synching platform starting today.
United Airlines And Delta Confirm That Their Premium Economy Screens Have Cameras
Following passenger concerns over cameras spotted on Singapore and American Airlines flights, a United spokesperson told BuzzFeed News that its cameras “have never been activated,” while Delta said that its cameras “are not functional.”