Since 2010, Facebook has used facial recognition software to automatically tag your friends in photos. Now one researcher has come up with an
Rap music is often regarded as one of the more vulgar genres. Think about how many soundless expletives there are in a live TV broadcast of an Eminem performance — occasionally, you might hear a consonant or two
Respectful Rappers are here to help change that
The new Tumblr-based blog has taken several rappers’ original crude lyrics and given them a more refined facelift. Or rather, as they put it, it’s like “if rappers were…
This is part of an occasional series about the technology industry’s plight to reform immigration law in the United States.
Aron Susman would sometimes wake up at 3 a.m. to have real-time discussions with his nascent company’s user interface expert. Other times he would schedule the talks for 1 a.m. and just stay up late
The employee, we’ll call her Jane for this story, shaped the look and feel of the New York-based company’s website after Susman hired her as an intern in June 2012. Although…
The Internet isn’t happy about that.
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A Change.org petition requesting that the South African government deny Bachman’s entry into the country has racked up 135,000 signatures and counting. The petition came after she posted a smiling picture of herself with a dead lion she killed in South Africa in early November
Bachman, a TV…
The holiday season is getting closer, and many people will be adding a tablet to their wish lists this year.
But how do you decide which tablet is best for you? Are you loyal to Apple‘s iPad models, or are you more interested in Google’s Nexus 7 tablet? Do you need a powerhouse tablet for work, or do you want a device for entertainment?
Whatever your needs or preferences, Mashable reviewed a number of tablets based on a variety of…
For the burgeoning blogger, Tumblr is a haven filled with beautiful images, templates, and others who understand your obsession with Doctor Who and Welcome to Night Vale. It’s where you belong
That doesn’t mean it’s perfect. Tumblr seems relatively simple to use, but it’s definitely missing a few features that would be handy. That doesn’t mean that you have to suffer. There are plenty of extensions and add-ons available for all browsers that’ll help enhance your Tumblr experience
The Web fundamentally changed how people consume the news. On the one hand, it’s now easier than ever before to create and distribute content to millions of readers; on the other, the Web has become an ocean of content and information, and it almost goes without saying that it’s now more difficult than ever before to locate the signal amidst the noise.
Given the dizzying amount of content and news sources out there, most people now just fall back on their social networks to act as the…