FBI, SEC and FTC are also investigating Facebook’s data leak

Facebook has to deal with multiple federal agencies simultaneously investigating its role in the Cambridge Analytica scandal. According to The Washington Post, the FBI,...

Facebook and Instagram test a ‘do not disturb’ feature

Instagram and Facebook are both testing Do Not Disturb features, TechCrunch reports, meaning users could soon have more control over when they receive notifications...

Facebook patent turns phone mics on to record reactions to ads

Facebook has repeatedly denied tapping into phones microphones for targeted advertising, but just because it isn't doesn't mean it can't. According to Metro, Facebook...

Segway’s new e-skates are probably a terrible idea

Today, Segway announced a new product, and wow is it a treat. The Segway Drift W1 is a pair of e-skates using the balancing...

Apple’s Safari has security problems

News this week from Twitter (TWTR) about a helpful security option left out a five-word warning: “Safari users need not apply.” That’s because—not for...

Facebook says advertisers are complaining about delays

Facebook’s (FB) recent efforts to prevent fake news and election interference are creating friction with advertisers, its COO, Sheryl Sandberg, acknowledged Thursday.“No one likes...

Samsung to unveil new Galaxy Note 9 in New York on...

Samsung Electronics announced Thursday that it will unveil its new Galaxy Note 9 premium smartphone at 11 a.m. in New York on Aug. 9,...

David Pogue Sonos Beam Soundbar review

Sonos has been building a devoted following for its compact, great-sounding wireless speakers, perfectly suited for the age of music streaming, since 2005. (The...

Google’s AI makes phone calls for you like a real human

It’s a balmy Monday afternoon in New York City and I’m seated in a quaint Thai restaurant on Manhattan’s Upper East Side. I’m not...

It’s all about the polish

It's been three weeks since Apple officially revealed iOS 12, and since then developers have been putting that new software update through the wringer....

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