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Facebook’s Oversight Board upholds Trump’s suspension

Trump will remain suspended on Facebook. Facebook's Oversight Board, the independent body that reviews content moderation decisions made by the social media company, announced its long-awaited decision...

Apple’s macOS needs another update (yes, again) to fix vulnerabilities

Yeah, you need to update your Mac again. It was only last week that Apple alerted customers to a serious security vulnerability that was patched in macOS 11.3. Welp, it's...

Twitter refines its scolding prompts in an ongoing effort to make users nicer

If at first, you don't succeed...  Twitter announced Wednesday an update to its ongoing effort to pare back the volume of what it deems to be toxic replies...

Peloton does the ‘right thing’ and recalls both of its treadmills in the U.S.

On Wednesday, Peloton announced a sweeping, voluntary recall for both of its treadmills — the Tread and Tread+ — due to safety hazards.  The issue dates...

Watch SpaceX’s Starship SN15 land and not blow up

Fifteenth time's the charm, it would seem.  Late Wednesday afternoon SpaceX's Starship SN15 successfully completed its high-altitude flight test, and, crucially, landed afterward in one piece in...

Facebook’s Oversight Board decision about Trump is the worst-case scenario for Mark Zuckerberg

At first glance, today's decision by Facebook's Oversight Board to uphold the suspension of former President Donald Trump seems like just the kind of backup Mark Zuckerberg was looking for from...

Verizon sells Yahoo and AOL to Apollo for $5 billion

Yahoo and AOL are changing hands again.  Verizon, which purchased AOL in 2015 and Yahoo in 2017, is now selling them to private equity company Apollo Global Management...

Apple AirTags pulled from sale by Australian store due to child safety concerns

Australian office supply store chain Officeworks has pulled Apple's newly launched AirTags from sale amid safety concerns surrounding its button battery. As first reported by Gizmodo Australia, shoppers hoping...

Apple’s macOS needs another update (yes, again) to fix vulnerabilities

Yeah, you need to update your Mac again. It was only last week that Apple alerted customers to a serious security vulnerability that was patched in macOS 11.3. Welp, it's...

Lyft driver earnings just reached ‘all-time highs’ because nobody wants to drive

Now might be the time to get into ride-share driving. "Earnings are at all-time highs," Lyft execs said about driver pay on Tuesday's earnings call, where...

Will Trump be allowed back on Facebook and Instagram? We’ll know Wednesday.

The long-awaited decision on whether Donald Trump will be allowed back on Facebook and Instagram is coming soon. In fact, we'll know this Wednesday morning, May...

Yes, you really do need to update your iPhone’s iOS again. Like, today.

That sense of déjà vu you're experiencing is totally understandable.  It was just last week that Apple released iOS 14.5, and with it a host of new features for...

Do you have 600 or more Twitter, followers? You can use Twitter Spaces now.

Twitter Spaces is rolling out to a lot more users on Monday. In an announcement posted on its blog, Twitter unveiled that any user with 600 or more...

Bill and Melinda Gates are ending their 27-year marriage

Bill and Melinda Gates announced on Twitter in identical statements Monday that they are ending their 27-year marriage.  They said they would continue their involvement in...

The Stealth core trainer makes planking (dare I say) fun

When I got an offer to try the Stealth Core Trainer, I thought, sure, this is why I do product reviews; to test intriguing gadgets I’d probably never treat myself to,...

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Did you know ‘Gilmore Girls’ DVDs came with pop culture reference...

What do Jack Kerouac, RuPaul, Macy Gray, and Officer Krupke from West Side Story have in common? They're all referenced in the Gilmore Girls pilot, of...

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