Tag Archive: Internet


How Facebook is about to spice up your internet life

Facebook’s annual F8 Conference is happening in San Francisco this week. The developer convention has wrapped up its first of two days, and CEO Mark Zuckerberg and other presenters had a bunch to share about how the social platform is about to transform itself. Some of this news has us more excited than the others […]

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Forget breaking the Internet, Kim Kardashian broke the App Store

Looking forward to Christmas? So am I — unless humanity ignominiously implodes en route to December 25. What would lead me to raise that possibility? Oh, just the fact that not only did Kim Kardashian’s newly-launched emoji app immediately shoot to the top of the App Store charts, but its popularity even caused sweeping technical […]

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Internet questions Jony Ive’s sanity with new iPhone battery case

Apple’s new Smart Battery Case just gave “fugly” a new definition: Functional, but ugly. The new case came as a surprise this morning, offering iPhone 6s owners some extra juice and protection, but its weird hump has drawn the attention and ire of fans, leading many to wonder, ‘did Jony Ive really approve this thing?’ Not […]

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Nervous about online spies and thieves? Protect your connection with the top-rated Private Internet Access VPN [Deals]

The more we learn about the extent of spying and theft that happens on the Internet, the more it seems like we should revert back to communicate with two cans and a string. A better alternative is just to protect your connection to the Internet, which is what Private Internet Access VPN does. And right […]

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Apple’s iPhone 6s event will blow up the Internet

SAN FRANCISCO — Just how big is Apple’s next product reveal going to be? All signs point to it being a massive blowout of an event — far bigger than the standard iPhone “s” upgrade the world is expecting. Could we finally be getting the long-rumored iPad Pro in addition to the iPhone 6s? Or […]

Internet musical asks: ‘What would Steve Jobs do?’

If you ever find yourself asking “What Would Steve Jobs Do?” in a bleak moment of crisis then you may well find yourself enjoying the latest Internet would-be viral video. Called Burning Man: The Musical, the short music video portrays the excitement around the annual “Burning Man” hippy-fest-turned-tech-networking-event, where zillionaire CEOs get together pretend to be […]

The Internet knows Trump memes it

For better or worse and depending on your political leanings, Donald Trump is said to have won Thursday night’s debate for the Republican presidential nomination. Trump also scored a bit of a victory on social media. Whether celebrated or reviled, he was talked about more than the other candidates. Compare the buzz to the professional […]

The internet is for porn, and so is this new app based on Popcorn Time

Popcorn Time is an open source app for Mac that allows users to stream movies from bit torrent sites that have ripped movies on them. The tech made a huge splash, but is now sadly defunct, even while its creators… Read more ›

This is what happens when Newt Gingrich asks the Internet for help

Former House Speaker and architect of the “Contract with America” Newt Gingrich has joined Mashable as a tech blogger. You did not misread that. The new reviewer took to Twitter this evening to ask for some suggestions for his upcoming… Read more ›

Broadcom’s Internet of Things platform gains HomeKit support

HomeKit just gained a powerful new partner: Communication firm Broadcom announced yesterday that its WICED (“Wireless Internet Connectivity for Embedded Devices”) software now offers full support with Apple’s connected-accessory framework. WICED is the first software development kit to meet HomeKit’s… Read more ›