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alibaba researchers say they have found an untethered jailbreak for iphone x ios 11 2 1 Alibaba researchers say they have found an untethered jailbreak for iPhone X & iOS 11.2.1
9to5Mac Security researches from Chinese company Alibaba... 10 hours
Facebook: Social media scrolling can make you feel bad
ABC NEWS It's not quite like tobacco companies warning about the dangers of smoking, but Facebook is acknowledging something many already know: Passively scrolling through social media can make you feel bad 10 hours
Facebook's Snooze button lets you mute news feed distractions - CNET
CNET The new feature, previously only in testing, arrives as Facebook faces criticism from former employees over social media's impact on our well-being. 14 hours
Children's screen-time guidelines too restrictive, according to new research
SCIENCE DAILY Digital screen use is a staple of contemporary life for adults and children, whether they are browsing on laptops and smartphones, or watching TV. Pediatricians and scientists have long expressed... 14 hours
apple picks up a new space drama from the creator of battlestar galactica Apple picks up a new space drama from the creator of ‘Battlestar Galactica’
TechCrunch  What the frak is this? According to a report from... 15 hours
facebook says passively consuming the news feed will make you feel worse about yourself Facebook says “passively consuming” the News Feed will make you feel worse about yourself
THE VERGE Using Facebook without contributing, in the form of... 16 hours
apple signs deal for space drama from battlestar galactica developer ronald d moore Apple Signs Deal for Space Drama From Battlestar Galactica Developer Ronald D. Moore
MacRumors Apple has picked up a third new television show, placing... 17 hours
Amazon to sell Apple TV, Google Chromecast after two-year ban video - CNET
CNET Amazon puts up listings for the two media streamers that were kicked out of the store back in 2015. 17 hours
Norway becomes the first country to end nationwide FM radio - CNET
CNET This week Norway completed the transition from analog to digital radio, becoming the first country to shut down national FM network broadcasts. 17 hours
Space station research explorer on NASA.gov launches phase one
PHYS.ORG Researchers, prospective partners, media professionals, students, and space enthusiasts now have more space station science at their fingertips with Space Station Research Explorer on NASA.gov (SSRE on NASA.gov). The new... 18 hours
youtube vr has officially arrived for steam but it apparently has some early problems YouTube VR has officially arrived for Steam, but it apparently has some early problems
9to5Google VIDEO YouTube is one of the best places to... 19 hours
Facebook releases Snooze feature to mute certain friends - CNET
CNET The rollout of the new feature, previously only in testing, comes as Facebook faces scrutiny from former employees criticizing the impact of social media on the well-being of... 19 hours
Facebook: Russia spent 97 cents meddling in Brexit vote
PHYS.ORG Facebook's investigation into whether Russia tried to influence Britain's vote to leave the European Union yielded just three suspicious ads viewed no more than 200 times over four days, the... 20 hours
Wounded sea turtle healed with 3-D printing
PHYS.ORG Birch Aquarium has teamed up with UC San Diego Library's Digital Media Lab to create what is believed to be the first 3-D-printed brace for a sea turtle's shell. 20 hours
has your favorite film or tv show been ruined by sexual predators Has your favorite film or TV show been ruined by sexual predators?
THE VERGE As Hollywood weeds out its many sexual predators, a number of films or TV shows have developed a slimy aftertaste. Do you think back... 20 hours
First mathematical network model for the Battle of the Sexes
PHYS.ORG Why is it easier to bridge conflicting interests in one neighbourhood than in another? Social scientists think that the residents' social networks may play an important role in... 23 hours
the difference between good and bad facebooking The difference between good and bad Facebooking
TechCrunch  “Social media” is a clumsy term that entangles enriching social interaction with mindless media consumption. It’s a double-edged sword whose sides aren’t... 1 day
Cornell engineers develop new method to measure vital signs using radio waves
NEWS MEDICAL No visit to the doctor's office is complete without a blood-pressure cuff squeezing your arm and a cold stethoscope placed on your chest. 1 day
Visitor patterns and emerging activities in Finish national parks revealed by social media posts
SCIENCE DAILY Social media data provide a reliable information to support decision-making in national parks. 1 day
a dj named ajit pai had a bad day on instagram A DJ named Ajit Pai had a bad day on Instagram
THE VERGE VIDEO If you care about net neutrality, it’s understandable that you’d be upset with Federal... 2 days
GTA Online: Frank Ocean has a new radio station in the game
BBC In the GTA Online's latest update, Frank brings his Beats 1 Blonded radio show to Los Santos. 2 days
Scrap the stethoscope: engineers create new way to measure vital signs with radio waves
SCIENCE DAILY Engineers have demonstrated a method for gathering blood pressure, heart rate and breath rate using a cheap and covert system... 2 days
net neutrality is dead it s time to fear mickey mouse Net neutrality is dead. It’s time to fear Mickey Mouse
THE VERGE It’s a red letter day for the media industry. Disney just took control of 21st Century... 2 days
Engineers scrap the stethoscope, measure vital signs with radio waves
PHYS.ORG No visit to the doctor's office is complete without a blood-pressure cuff squeezing your arm and a cold stethoscope placed on your chest. But what if your vital... 2 days
taylor swift s new app the swift life is out now Taylor Swift’s new app, The Swift Life, is out now
TechCrunch  In the midst of an reputational makeover, Taylor Swift is debuting a brand new app called... 2 days
apple tv returning to amazon after two years following prime video app launch Apple TV returning to Amazon after two years following Prime Video app launch
9to5Mac Amazon Prime Video recently launched on Apple TV, but the... 2 days
World e-waste rises 8 percent by weight in 2 years as incomes rise, prices fall: UN-backed report
SCIENCE DAILY The world's e-waste -- discarded products with a battery or plug -- reached a... 2 days
Disney to buy Fox as Hollywood girds for digital showdown - CNET
CNET The world's largest traditional-media company will buy swaths of 21st Century Fox as it preps for battle with streaming media giants like Netflix and... 2 days
you can now build your own ar filters with snapchat s lens studio app for mac You can now build your own AR filters with Snapchat’s Lens Studio app for Mac
9to5Mac VIDEO Snapchat has become known for its... 2 days
pandora listeners can now watch video ads to access on demand music Pandora listeners can now watch video ads to access on-demand music
TechCrunch  Streaming radio and music service Pandora is today introducing a new way for people... 2 days
pandora grants free tier listeners access to on demand features if they view 15 second ad Pandora Grants Free Tier Listeners Access to On-Demand Features if They View 15-Second Ad
MacRumors Pandora today announced that it will now let... 2 days
Disney buying large part of 21st Century Fox in $52.4B deal
PHYS.ORG Disney is buying a large part of the Murdoch family's 21st Century Fox for about $52.4 billion in stock, including film and television studios and cable... 2 days
pandora s free users can now listen to music on demand after they watch an ad Pandora’s free users can now listen to music on demand after they watch an ad
THE VERGE Pandora will now let its ad-supported... 2 days
Visitor patterns and emerging activities in national parks revealed by social media posts
PHYS.ORG Social media data provide a reliable information to support decision making in national parks. Researchers from the Digital Geography at the University... 2 days
Blog Post » On Being Ill
NIMH After an emergency room visit on Thanksgiving, Dr. Gordon reflects on treatments for injury vs. psychiatric conditions. 2 days
the walt disney company to acquire 21st century fox assets resulting in majority control over hulu The Walt Disney Company to Acquire 21st Century Fox Assets Resulting in Majority Control Over Hulu
MacRumors Following weeks of news... 2 days
disney details overarching direct to consumer plan possible through fox deal Disney details overarching direct-to-consumer plan possible through Fox deal
TechCrunch  Disney CEO Bob Iger positioned his company’s acquisition of Fox’s TV and movie businesses as a way for... 2 days
the walt disney company has acquired 21st century fox assets and now has majority control over hulu The Walt Disney Company Has Acquired 21st Century Fox Assets and Now Has Majority Control Over Hulu
MacRumors Following weeks... 2 days
Disney buys Fox as Hollywood girds for digital showdown - CNET
CNET The world's largest traditional media company will buy swaths of 21st Century Fox as it readies for battle with Netflix, Amazon and other tech companies. 2 days
taiwanese media startup the news lens lands deal with top video studio dawin Taiwanese media startup The News Lens lands deal with top video studio Dawin
TechCrunch  Taiwanese digital media startup The News Lens launched only four... 2 days
disney has acquired 21st century fox s film and tv studios in a landmark deal Disney has acquired 21st Century Fox’s film and TV studios in a landmark deal
THE VERGE Disney has acquired 21st Century Fox's film and... 2 days
china s cctv surveillance network took just 7 minutes to capture bbc reporter China’s CCTV surveillance network took just 7 minutes to capture BBC reporter
TechCrunch  It took Chinese authorities just seven minutes to locate and apprehend BBC reporter John Sudworth using its powerful network of CCTV camera and facial recognition... 2 days
china s fast radio telescope identifies three new pulsars China's FAST Radio Telescope Identifies Three New Pulsars
ASTRO WATCH The China-based FAST, the world's largest single-dish radio telescope, has discovered three new pulsars, the National Astronomical Observatories of China... 2 days
telescopes team up to study giant galaxy Telescopes Team Up to Study Giant Galaxy
ASTRO WATCH Astronomers have used two Australian radio telescopes and several optical telescopes to study complex mechanisms that are fueling jets of material blasting... 2 days
gfycat says it ll use machine learning to make more high res gifs Gfycat says it’ll use machine learning to make more high-res GIFs
THE VERGE Embedding a GIF into your blog post is often a hilarious way to illustrate... 2 days
baidu apologizes for sexy girlfriend vr interface Baidu apologizes for sexy ‘girlfriend’ VR interface
THE VERGE Baidu-owned video platform iQiyi has pulled an AI “girlfriend” named Vivi from its VR headset after complaints that the product was demeaning... 3 days
iPhone 8 and X ranked as 2nd and 3rd most searched terms in 2017 - CNET
CNET Google showed us what people are searching for in its annual "Year in Search" blog post. 3 days
patreon scraps new service fee and apologizes to users Patreon scraps new service fee and apologizes to users
THE VERGE Patreon has called off plans to add a service fee to patrons’ pledges, a proposed update that angered... 3 days
Researchers develop new model to predict which universities student athletes will attend
SCIENCE DAILY With revenue from college football at an unprecedented $3.4 billion annually, universities across the country invest millions each year in recruitment efforts for high... 3 days
aiming to be the linkedin for creatives the dots raises 4m Aiming to be the LinkedIn for creatives, The Dots raises £4m
TechCrunch  Professional social networks like LinkedIn have long been a mainstay of business, but what... 3 days
t mobile will launch a tv service next year T-Mobile will launch a TV service next year
THE VERGE T-Mobile announced today that it’s getting into the television game. The company is planning to launch its own TV service... 3 days
apple music rival tidal reportedly facing money problems amid stalled user growth Apple Music Rival Tidal Reportedly Facing Money Problems Amid 'Stalled' User Growth
MacRumors Streaming music service Tidal is facing money problems and could run out of working capital within the next six months, according to a report... 3 days
Accelerating the self-assembly of nanoscale patterns for next-generation materials
PHYS.ORG The ability to quickly generate ultra-small, well-ordered nanopatterns over large areas on material surfaces is critical to the fabrication of next-generation technologies in many industries, from electronics and computing to... 3 days
Digital space isn't replacing public space, and might even help make it better
PHYS.ORG VIDEO You're on the train on your daily commute, head bowed, peering at your phone. A cavalcade of news stories, friends' holiday snaps... 3 days
Polish top journalists oppose fine on US-owned broadcaster
ABC NEWS The jury of Poland's main journalism award has condemned the imposition by a state regulator of a heavy fine on a private American-owned television for its coverage of 2016 anti-government protests 3 days
LinkedIn hosted jihadist lectures, Blair institute reveals
BBC Lectures and essays by Islamist extremists have been shared on the Microsoft-owned social network. 3 days
MWA radio telescope expansion complete—Exploration of the universe's first stars begins
PHYS.ORG When and how were the first stars in the universe born? The Murchison Widefield Array (MWA) radio telescope in the desert of Western Australia, one of... 3 days
Some of Facebook's early friends now its sharpest critics
ABC NEWS Some of Facebook's early friends are now its sharpest critics, accusing it and other social media giants of addicting their users and undermining democracy 3 days
Blue Origin Launches 1st New Shepard Spaceship Test Flight in Over a Year
SPACE.COM Blue Origin's New Shepard suborbital vehicle took to the skies today (Dec. 12) in its first test flight in more than a... 4 days
google adds advanced search filters insights tab w community stats for mods owners Google+ adds advanced search filters, ‘Insights’ tab w/ Community stats for mods, owners
9to5Google VIDEO Google’s nascent social network geared towards Collections and Communities is... 4 days
Researchers develop new model to predict which universities student athletes will commit to
PHYS.ORG With revenue from college football at an unprecedented $3.4 billion annually, universities across the country invest tens of millions each year in... 4 days
Facebook says ignore that guy, we're all grown up now - CNET
CNET Chamath Palihapitiya said social media sites "are destroying how society works." Facebook, his former employers, disagrees. 4 days
storify is shutting down and will delete all posts next may Storify is shutting down and will delete all posts next May
THE VERGE Storify, a service that let users create stories by compiling posts from Twitter, Facebook,... 4 days
twitter announces official support for tweetstorms with new threads feature Twitter announces official support for tweetstorms with new ‘Threads’ feature
9to5Google VIDEO Today on its official blog, Twitter announced its latest feature, Threads. Tweetstorms (long threads of multiple tweets)... 4 days
twitter announces official support for tweetstorms with new threads feature Twitter announces official support for tweetstorms with new ‘Threads’ feature
9to5Mac Today on its official blog, Twitter announced its latest feature, Threads. Tweetstorms (long threads of multiple tweets)... 4 days
Twitter will now help you thread tweets - CNET
CNET A new feature from the social network should streamline things when you create a chain of tweets. 4 days
twitter officially recognizes tweetstorms with a new threads feature Twitter officially recognizes tweetstorms with a new threads feature
THE VERGE A few months after being spotted in tests, Twitter’s tool for creating tweestorms is now an official part... 4 days
facebook responds to former vp who said social media is destroying society Facebook responds to former VP who said social media is destroying society
THE VERGE Facebook has taken the unusual step of directly responding to a former employee who recently excoriated the biggest social networks for “ripping apart the... 4 days
Facebook brings more AR features to Messenger - CNET
CNET The social network also opens up its AR Studio platform more broadly to try to get more augmented-reality content onto Facebook. 4 days
instagram now lets you follow hashtags in your main feed Instagram Now Lets You Follow Hashtags in Your Main Feed
MacRumors Instagram today announced that you can now follow any hashtag the same way you can follow... 4 days
apple s imac pro arrives december 14 starting at 4 999 Apple’s iMac Pro arrives December 14, starting at $4,999
TechCrunch  It seems like forever ago that Apple first teased the iMac Pro, the souped up, professional grade version... 4 days
youtube tv hits 34 new markets YouTube TV hits 34 new markets
TechCrunch  The unbundling of the cable media empire is well underway, as players like Netflix grow and others like Hulu and YouTube offer live TV... 4 days
instagram becomes an interest network with hashtag following Instagram becomes an interest network with hashtag following
TechCrunch  Instagram has always been a social network where you follow friends and creators, but today it’s evolving with a new... 4 days
instagram gets more interesting Instagram gets more #interesting
THE VERGE The social network now lets you follow hashtags Continue reading… 4 days
algoriddim s djay pro 2 for mac brings ai mixing new audio engine improved spotify audio quality Algoriddim’s djay Pro 2 for Mac brings AI mixing, new audio engine, & improved Spotify audio quality
9to5Mac VIDEO Algoriddim has... 4 days
hands on with djay pro 2 for mac s new ai driven dj mixing and beat matched photo slideshows Hands-On With djay Pro 2 for Mac's New AI-Driven DJ Mixing and Beat-Matched Photo Slideshows
MacRumors Algoriddim's djay lineup has been a... 4 days
Telescopes team up to study giant galaxy
SCIENCE DAILY Astronomers have used two Australian radio telescopes and several optical telescopes to study complex mechanisms that are fuelling jets of material blasting away from a black hole 55 million times more massive than the... 4 days
PM urged to prosecute web giants over abuse
Sky News Social media companies should be prosecuted like publishers if they fail to remove abuse content, an influential committee is to tell the Government. 4 days
homeis a culture network for immigrants launches and nabs 4m seed round led by spark capital Homeis, a culture network for immigrants, launches and nabs $4m seed round led by Spark Capital
TechCrunch  Immigrating to a new... 4 days
'You are being programmed,' former Facebook executive warns
BBC A former executive for the social network has blasted social media for "ripping society apart". 4 days
PubG creator says games need 'better protection' from copycat titles
BBC The man who created Player Unknown's Battlegrounds talks to Radio 1's Gaming Show about the problem of developers copying ideas. 4 days
ed lee sf mayor who had a close relationship with the tech world has died aged 65 Ed Lee, SF mayor who had a close relationship with the tech world, has died aged 65
TechCrunch  Ed Lee,... 4 days
Facebook's Messenger Kids: Parents grapple with social media decision
PHYS.ORG Torn between the benefits and drawbacks of social media, Leigh Turberville Harrell hasn't decided yet whether to let her children use Facebook's new messaging app for kids. 4 days
Telescopes team up to study giant galaxy
PHYS.ORG Astronomers have used two Australian radio telescopes and several optical telescopes to study complex mechanisms that are fuelling jets of material blasting away from a black hole 55 million times more massive than the... 4 days
Former Facebook exec's 'guilt' over site's creation
Sky News A former Facebook executive says he feels "tremendous guilt" over the creation of the social networking site. 4 days
Facebook 'destroying society' - former executive
Sky News A former Facebook executive says he feels "tremendous guilt" over the creation of the social networking site. 4 days
Society being 'ripped apart' by social media
Sky News A former Facebook executive says he feels "tremendous guilt" over the creation of the social networking site. 4 days
In situ measurements of Saturns ionosphere show that it is dynamic and interacts with the rings
Science Magazine The ionized upper layer of Saturn’s atmosphere, its ionosphere, provides a closure of currents mediated by... 4 days
nextdoor raised about 75 million to connect neighbors Nextdoor raised about $75 million to connect neighbors
TechCrunch  Nextdoor, the neighborhood social networking site raised about $75 million in a funding round, The Information reported, estimating that the... 4 days
app store now lets any developer make apps available for pre order App Store now lets any developer make apps available for pre-order
9to5Mac Apple has announced today that all developers can now offer their applications for pre-order... 4 days
apple says developers can now make apps available for pre order in the app store Apple says developers can now make apps available for pre-order in the App Store
9to5Mac Apple has announced today that all developers can... 4 days
former gawker employees are crowdfunding an effort to buy gawker com Former Gawker employees are crowdfunding an effort to buy Gawker.com
TechCrunch  Gawker may soon return from the dead. While Univision acquired most of Gawker Media’s sites last... 5 days
netflix users collectively watched 1 billion hours of content per week in 2017 Netflix users collectively watched 1 billion hours of content per week in 2017
TechCrunch  Netflix users burned a lot of time watching content in... 5 days
Poll finds younger women and college-educated women more likely to say they've experienced slurs, offensive comments
PHYS.ORG This report is part of a series titled "Discrimination in America." The series is based on... 5 days
google launches three new photography apps for testing experimental technology Google launches three new photography apps for testing experimental technology
TechCrunch  Google today is launching a trio of new photo apps – a part of new series... 5 days
Social media trends can predict tipping points in vaccine scares
SCIENCE DAILY Analyzing trends on Twitter and Google can help predict vaccine scares that can lead to disease outbreaks, according to a study from the University of Waterloo. 5 days
How social networking keeps people healthy
SCIENCE DAILY Microblogging may be a valuable online tool for reducing negative emotions for people who experience social anxiety, suggests new research. 5 days
facebook is trying to make the poke happen again Facebook is trying to make the Poke happen again
TechCrunch  Facebook’s “Poke” feature has never really gone away, but now the social network is giving it a more... 5 days
is trump a twitter addict Is Trump a Twitter addict?
TechCrunch  The president of the United States cannot seem to stop tweeting. Despite stern advice from his advisors and opprobrium from the world, not a day goes... 5 days
ex contractor says he shut trump s twitter account by accident Ex-contractor says he shut Trump's Twitter account by accident
CBC The former employee who shut down Donald Trump's Twitter account says he did so by mistake, but says... 5 days
YouTube VR has officially arrived for Steam, but it apparently has some early problems
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A DJ named Ajit Pai had a bad day on Instagram
THE VERGE
You can now build your own AR filters with Snapchat’s Lens Studio app for Mac
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Digital space isn't replacing public space, and might even help make it better
PHYS.ORG
Google+ adds advanced search filters, ‘Insights’ tab w/ Community stats for mods, owners
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Algoriddim’s djay Pro 2 for Mac brings AI mixing, new audio engine, & improved Spotify audio quality
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Twitter announces official support for tweetstorms with new ‘Threads’ feature
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Former Facebook exec says social media is ripping apart society
THE VERGE
MGM has released a new behind-the-scenes featurette for Stargate: Origins
THE VERGE
Crab cavities: colliding protons head-on
CERN
Google Home Mini regains start/stop controls with upcoming update
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VLC media player for iOS now optimized for iPhone X screen, HEVC 4K videos
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When celebrities die, 'grief policing' abounds, social media gets toxic
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Facebook’s Oculus gives you a VR room of your own - CNET
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Conflicting views on social media balanced by an algorithm
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Social networking sites may be controlling your mind – here's how to take charge
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MarsEdit 4 now available with refreshed look, improved WordPress support, much more
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