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The Morning After: Robot Dance

The Morning After: Robot Dance

Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Facebook’s next big launch is… The Real World? We’ll explain. Also, it’s time to look inside Google’s new Pixel 3, and YouTube took an unplanned break last night.

Google’s latest Gboard stickers celebrate American Sign Language

Google’s latest Gboard stickers celebrate American Sign Language

One of the benefits of using Google’s Gboard, aside from predictive emojis and GIF searches, is the cute animated stickers. Sure, most of them are fun and silly, but there are a few that...

SimpliSafe monitors the outdoors with its first video doorbell

SimpliSafe monitors the outdoors with its first video doorbell

There is already no shortage of options for smart doorbells, and now you can add SimpliSafe’s Video Doorbell Pro to the list. The device marks the security firm’s first venture into home security outside...

Uber launches its safety hub for European passengers

Uber launches its safety hub for European passengers

Uber’s recent safety push is spreading to Europe. The ridesharing service is launching a safety center in its app for the UK and 23 other European countries to provide many of the safeguards that...

Facebook and MTV are revamping ‘The Real World’

Facebook and MTV are revamping ‘The Real World’

Facebook’s big push into original video content is only getting stronger. Less than two months after the worldwide launch of its Watch streaming service, which is also trying to lure in independent creators, the...

Google-backed startup’s chat bots turn ads into conversations

Google-backed startup’s chat bots turn ads into conversations

AdLingo, a marketing platform fresh out of Google’s Area 120 incubator program, is making advertisements “conversational” with the help of AI. AdLingo doesn’t build its own chatbots, but instead connects third-party chatbot tools with...

Exclusive: Amazon zooms in on central Mexico for large new warehouse

Exclusive: Amazon zooms in on central Mexico for large new warehouse

Amazon.com Inc is scouting for land in central Mexico for a fourth distribution center in the country, sources said, aiming at a bigger slice of the burgeoning e-commerce market in Latin America’s second-largest economy.

Facebook shareholders back proposal to remove Zuckerberg as chairman

Facebook shareholders back proposal to remove Zuckerberg as chairman

Several public funds that hold shares in Facebook Inc on Wednesday backed a proposal to remove Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg as chairman, saying the social media giant mishandled several high-profile scandals.

IT repairman seeks home for Apple collection, possibly world’s largest

IT repairman seeks home for Apple collection, possibly world’s largest

An Austrian computer repairman has amassed what he believes could be the world’s biggest collection of old Apple computers, but it might all soon be destroyed unless someone can take it off his hands.