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Instagram will now hide likes in 6 more countries

Would the internet be a better place if we all paid a little less attention to fake internet points? Instagram is still trying to figure it out.

Just a few months back, Instagram started testing a design tweak that would no longer show the total number of “likes” other users’ posts had received. You could still see everyone that liked your photos and videos — but anyone else’s stuff? Don’t worry about it.

While the company hasn’t said much about how the tests are going so far,…

Snap overtakes its IPO debut price

Snap may no longer be the laughing stock of the New York Stock Exchange.

On the heels of renewed user growth and an earnings beat, Snap closed Wednesday with a share price at $17.60, up 18.68% for the day, giving the company its first close above its $17 IPO debut price since March of last year.

After a highly anticipated debut sent Snap’s share price climbing 44% on its first day of trading in March of 2017, the company’s stock soon plummeted as its first earnings report detailed…

How older generations share news articles in the smartphone era

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When millennials head home, a lot of them are greeted with a pile of newspaper clippings. 

Others receive highlighted articles sent in the mail, usually from grandparents or old-school parents.  The more “with it” parents snap a photo of articles and email or text that over. And yes, some parents have figured out how to email or text over a link to a news story.

With so many options to share a news story (using the share buttons on a website, copying and pasting links into texts, email, or…

How older generations share news articles in the smartphone era

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When millennials head home, a lot of them are greeted with a pile of newspaper clippings. 

Others receive highlighted articles sent in the mail, usually from grandparents or old-school parents.  The more “with it” parents snap a photo of articles and email or text that over. And yes, some parents have figured out how to email or text over a link to a news story.

With so many options to share a news story (using the share buttons on a website, copying and pasting links into texts, email, or…

How older generations share news articles in the smartphone era

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When millennials head home, a lot of them are greeted with a pile of newspaper clippings. 

Others receive highlighted articles sent in the mail, usually from grandparents or old-school parents.  The more “with it” parents snap a photo of articles and email or text that over. And yes, some parents have figured out how to email or text over a link to a news story.

With so many options to share a news story (using the share buttons on a website, copying and pasting links into texts, email, or…

How older generations share news articles in the smartphone era

TwitterFacebook

When millennials head home, a lot of them are greeted with a pile of newspaper clippings. 

Others receive highlighted articles sent in the mail, usually from grandparents or old-school parents.  The more “with it” parents snap a photo of articles and email or text that over. And yes, some parents have figured out how to email or text over a link to a news story.

With so many options to share a news story (using the share buttons on a website, copying and pasting links into texts, email, or…

Enter to win a Samsung smart TV, plus save on TV accessories

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Summer does not only equate to trips to the beach and a string of backyard cookouts. Summer also signals an influx of insanely good television.

With so many good shows and movies out right now, what better way to indulge than watching them on a massive smart TV? And today’s your lucky day because we’re giving away a brand new, 65-inch Samsung QLED 4K smart TV.

Just head on over to this page and sign up to enter the giveaway. To get more chances of winning, share your unique link to your…

Laura Dern reveals the ‘Big Little Lies’ group text name and, yes, Meryl Streep is part of it

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Group chats are hell. But, you know what’s even more hellish than group chat hell? Adding another person to your already tight-knit group text.

Laura Dern knows the struggle all too well. Her group text with Big Little Lies co-stars Nicole Kidman, Reese Witherspoon, Zoe Kravitz, and Shailene Woodley was recently infiltrated by an outsider: Meryl Streep. 

Season 2 gave a name to this group of former frenemies who now share a whopping great secret — The Monterey Five. That name also…

Facebook will start taking a cut of fan subscriptions in 2020

Facebook will take a cut of up to 30% on fan subscriptions, beginning on January 1, 2020.

The social network is revealing its plans as part of a broader slate of monetization-related announcements this week at VidCon. The news confirms a TechCrunch report earlier this year that Facebook would be taking a 30% share of subscription revenue.

Facebook first started rolling out fan subscriptions in early 2018, allowing creators to charge their fans $4.99 per month in exchange for access to…

Elon Musk’s secretive Neuralink has an event next week

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Elon Musk is CEO of so many companies, it’s hard to keep track. So if you forgot about Neuralink, we won’t hold it against you. 

The secretive AI company, whose ultimate goal is to meld human mind with machine, was profiled in an (excruciatingly) detailed report by WaitButWhy’s Tim Urban in April 2017, and after that it was two years of (mostly) nothing.  

This will change Tuesday, July 16, as Neuralink is holding an event in San Francisco to “share a bit about what we’ve been working on…