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How to Disable Web Notifications

Wishing you could receive fewer notifications from your browser? There are ways to control push notifications and block the pop-ups you don't want.
Social Media

Twitter Bans Political Ads as Facebook Doubles Down

'We believe political message reach should be earned, not bought,' says Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey.
News & Trends

Microsoft Wins $10B Pentagon Cloud Contract, Amazon Loses Out

For Microsoft, the contract is a big win for the company's Azure cloud computing service.
SpaceX

SpaceX's Satellite Internet Plans for Mid-2020 Launch in the US

CEO Elon Musk demoed the technology this past Monday night.
esports

The Best Esports Games for 2019

These 14 games have launched the careers of their young players to global fame.
News and Trends

Most Americans Failed This Digital Literacy Test. Would You?

A Pew survey found that most US respondents could answer fewer than half the questions when quizzed on technology issues.
Smartphones

Google Explains Why the Pixel 4 Is Not a 5G Phone

Though 5G technology will still fit into Google's long-term plans.
Instagram

Is That Instagram Email a Phishing Attack? Now You Can Find Out.

Check if that e-mail you received from Instagram is real or not by visiting this tab in the app's settings.
News and Trends

Is Instagram Making Your Photos and Messages Public? (Hint: No.)

US Secretary of Energy Rick Perry was among the public figures who re-posted a fake message warning about a purported privacy policy change at Instagram. It was a hoax in 2012 and it's still fake in 2019.
YouTube

LGBTQ Content Creators Sue YouTube for Discrimination

A group of LGBTQ YouTubers is suing the platform for poorly moderating hateful content and unfairly restricting videos.
Technology

Nearly 24 Percent of Parents Are Buying Tablets for Their Preschoolers

Is it possible to be too young for tech?