Google created Google Preferred as a way for advertisers to run ads in the top content on YouTube. But advertisers have found lots of problematic content in the Preferred lineup. As more ad buyers dig into what's really for sale through...Show More Summary
Autonomous sensory meridian response, or ASMR, is a tingling sensation that occurs when some people hear soft sounds, such as whispered voices or the poof of a bag of chips opening. Awareness of the sensation was initially limited to a small group, but in recent years, it's entered the mainstream. Major brands are tapping into that awareness. Show More Summary
Some reports have said that a banner feature for iPhone X called Animoji doesn't require the phone's new front-facing depth camera. This would suggest that Animoji could be ported to older iPhones. However, Apple says that Animoji uses...Show More Summary
Image from mobile AC-130 Gunship Simulator apparently came from a YouTube trailer.
A number of OnePlus users reported on the company's official forums that the firm has inadvertently left an app accessible on its phones that could potentially let intruders in, as first reported by Engadget. The app lets users gainShow More Summary
Helsinki-based design firm Casagrande Laboratory has created a super-skinny home that costs $40,000. The architects hope to build the homes, called Tikkus, on former parking spaces. The home are part of a larger trend of cities adding...Show More Summary
Key questions persist about $150 mask hackers used to unlock Face-protected iPhone X.
An advertisement running in the UK shows a parent hiding Amazon packages from his children. People online are accusing Amazon of showing that parents, not Santa, get gifts for children. Amazon said that the presents "are just a few extra...Show More Summary
The shuttle wasn't at fault, but it might have been able to avert the accident.
Russia's military is now a leader in the weaponized robotics. It has a number of unmanned ground and air projects under consideration and is adopting some of them. Russian officials are also contemplating the use of weaponized artificial...Show More Summary
The iPhone X looks like it wants to break. After all, the common perception is that the prettier the device, the more fragile it is. Indeed, the iPhone X is a gorgeous device clad in glass. But the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus are also clad in glass. Show More Summary
A self-driving shuttle bus in Las Vegas got in an accident on its very first day of operation. The incident was due to "human error" after a truck failed to stop and backed into the bus. On Wednesday, to much fanfare, a self-driving electric shuttle bus launched in Las Vegas. Show More Summary
Antarctica is warming faster than most places on Earth, causing surface melt. Melt water below the continent's thick ice sheets lubricates their movement toward the ocean. A new study backs up the idea that a hot plume of rock in the...Show More Summary
YouTube hosts thousands of disturbing videos featuring promotional images from popular children's characters, according to recent analysis. Some of the videos are targeted at children on YouTube. Many of the videos tap into popular keywords. YouTube...Show More Summary
Stripping out years of feature creep, but doesn't have anything to replace it.
Sophia, an artificially intelligent robot, answered some open-ended questions in an interview with Business Insider. Some of its answers were pretty good! But many were flawed. Nonetheless, its responses were flexible enough to indicate...Show More Summary
Consumer sites find iPhone X's glass back and high repair costs could lead to frustration.
A rumored sale of Fox assets to Disney adds a new wrinkle to our 2014 analysis.
3D World Lenses, like the dancing hotdog, have further cemented Snapchat’s position as the leader in augmented reality, as far as marketers are concerned. Not only do they take digital branded experiences to another level, but they also...Show More Summary
• US President Donald Trump's Twitter account went down for several minutes Thursday night. • Twitter released a statement blaming the disruption on a departing employee. • Plenty of people have quit their jobs in wild ways or devoted...Show More Summary