WhatsApp Says Users Must Be 16 Or Older To Access The App In Europe

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WhatsApp is banning anyone under 16 years old from using its app in Europe. It’s raising the age limit by three years just as the European data privacy rules start kicking in on May 25th. When users in Europe log onto the app in the next few weeks, they’ll be asked to confirm their age when accepting the new […]

How to Find Your Lost Phone

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You can prepare your phone ahead of time in case it’s lost or stolen. Here is how to find your lost iPhone or Android phone. These steps will let you remotely wipe the device, ring it and show its last known location on a map. Finding a lost phone is much easier if you install […]

Android P Might Include iPhone X-Style Navigation Gestures

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A new Android P screenshot and leak suggests that Google will use swipe gestures and a contextual back button. The gesture to activate multitasking seems identical to the iPhone X, as you swipe up and hold. OnePlus and Xiaomi have revealed near-identical swipe gestures to Apple in recent months. Apple didn’t invent gesture-based navigation, which sees […]

Starbucks Faces Image Crisis After Arrest of 2 Black Men

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Three years ago, Starbucks was widely ridiculed for trying to start a national conversation on race relations by asking its employees to write the words “Race Together” on coffee cups. The initiative, though it backfired, was in line with the company’s longstanding effort to project a progressive and inclusive image. The company is now through […]

See Which Facebook Apps Access Your Data

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As the Facebook–Cambridge Analytic scandal enters its third week, the #DeleteFacebook campaign is gaining momentum. And now big brands are joining in. The Facebook–Cambridge Analytic scandal is complex, but the simplified version of it is Facebook allows third-party apps to harvest user data when a user subscribes to those apps. But the user data Cambridge […]

Spotify Could Rack Up 96 Million Paid Subscribers This Year

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Spotify expects to reach nearly 100 million paid subscribers and around 200 million total listeners by year’s end, the music-streaming service said Monday. The company made its predictions in a regulatory filing ahead of its plan to start publicly trading shares next week. In the filing, Spotify said it expects 92 million to 96 million […]

What Investors Think of iPhone X

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The radically redesigned iPhone X was supposed to give Apple a boost following several years of sinking sales. Early sales reports were positive, and Morgan Stanley reported last week that the iPhone X is especially hot in China. But the first wave of demand among Apple fanatics seems to have passed, and analysts are skeptical […]

LaFerrari Aperta Sells for Record 8.3 Million Euro

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Proceeds go to Save the Children. 1959 California fetches 7.9 million. Ferrari set yet another record this evening when a LaFerrari Aperta sold for a staggering 8.3 million euro at the RM Sotheby’s auction during the Prancing Horse’s 70th Anniversary celebrations at the Fiorano circuit. The proceeds from the sale of the car will be […]

Siri`s New Boss is Craig Federighi

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Craig Federighi, who oversees Mac and iPhone software, is now also in charge of the voice assistant, replacing internet and software services chief Eddy Cue. In a management shuffle at Apple, Craig Federighi, the head of software, is now also in charge of the company’s  Siri team, according to his bio on the tech giant’s site. […]

Tech Billionaire Michael Dell Pledges $36 Million to Harvey Relief Efforts

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Harvey brings hell to Texas residents. Tech billionaire and Houston native Michael Dell has committed $36 million to Hurricane Harvey relief efforts. The pledge from the Michael & Susan Dell Foundation is the largest contribution to date. It follows a long list of corporate donations to help the storm’s victims and aid with recovery. The founder and […]

Check Out NBA 2K18’s First Gameplay Trailer

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NBA 2K18 is coming up soon, but until now 2K hasn’t shown the game in action at all. Today, the company released a new trailer that gives a first look at what you can expect from NBA 2K18’s gameplay. The video highlights the game’s art style, with developers explaining how the look of the players […]

Square continues its stellar stock market run

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Square, the payments processing company founded by Jack Dorsey, reported its second quarter earnings after the bell on Wednesday. After beating expectations, the stock quickly went up 4% in initial after hours trading. Square reported revenue of $552 million, when analysts were forecasting $536 million. It’s also up 26% from the same period last year. […]