Facebook reveals ‘Manage Activity’ tool to hide old, embarrassing posts

June 02, 2020 at 02:06PM Facebook has revealed a new “Manage Activity” tool to let people more easily hide their old, embarrassing posts. Facebook reveals 'Manage Activity' tool to hide old, embarrassing posts … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Facebook reveals 'Manage Activity' tool to hide old, embarrassing posts

Peloton releases Apple TV app as exercising at home boom continues

June 02, 2020 at 01:54PM Peloton has released a new Apple TV app, allowing users to workout using their televisions. Peloton releases Apple TV app as exercising at home boom continues … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Peloton releases Apple TV app as exercising at home boom continues

Firefox update: Browser will now recommend stories from Pocket in your tabs

June 02, 2020 at 01:02PM Stories will come from data gathered by Pocket about the most read, opened, and saved articles Firefox update: Browser will now recommend stories from Pocket in your tabs … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Firefox update: Browser will now recommend stories from Pocket in your tabs

Police scanner apps more popular than Facebook and Instagram on app store charts amid George Floyd protests

June 02, 2020 at 12:59PM The apps are being used to tune in to police chatter, as people across the US protest against police brutality Police scanner apps more popular than Facebook and Instagram on app store charts amid George Floyd protests … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Police scanner apps more popular than FacebookContinue reading “Police scanner apps more popular than Facebook and Instagram on app store charts amid George Floyd protests”

Searching ‘racist’ on Twitter displays Donald Trump as top result

June 02, 2020 at 12:33PM The news comes as Twitter placed Mr Trump’s tweets behind a label stating that they were ‘glorifying violence’ Searching 'racist' on Twitter displays Donald Trump as top result … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Searching 'racist' on Twitter displays Donald Trump as top result

Blackout Tuesday: Activists urge Instagram users to be careful when posting black squares to their feed

June 02, 2020 at 11:44AM Posts are covering up useful information, users warn Blackout Tuesday: Activists urge Instagram users to be careful when posting black squares to their feed … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Blackout Tuesday: Activists urge Instagram users to be careful when posting black squares to their feed

‘Anonymous’ online activists see huge, unexplained surge in support amid Black Lives Matter protests

June 02, 2020 at 10:38AM ‘There is something interesting going on’ 'Anonymous' online activists see huge, unexplained surge in support amid Black Lives Matter protests … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: 'Anonymous' online activists see huge, unexplained surge in support amid Black Lives Matter protests

Amazon stops telling people what they have bought in emails

June 02, 2020 at 09:47AM It appears the company took the action to stop user emails being scraped and providing data about Amazon deliveries Amazon stops telling people what they have bought in emails … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Amazon stops telling people what they have bought in emails

Matt Gaetz: Twitter adds ‘glorifying violence’ label after Republican calls for Antifa to be ‘hunted down’

June 02, 2020 at 08:55AM The news follows protests across the US after the death of George Floyd Matt Gaetz: Twitter adds 'glorifying violence' label after Republican calls for Antifa to be 'hunted down' … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Matt Gaetz: Twitter adds 'glorifying violence' label after Republican calls for Antifa to be 'huntedContinue reading “Matt Gaetz: Twitter adds ‘glorifying violence’ label after Republican calls for Antifa to be ‘hunted down’”

Blackout Tuesday: What do Instagram black squares mean – and how can you take part?

June 02, 2020 at 08:25AM Posts are intended to show solidarity with Black Lives Matter protests sweeping the US Blackout Tuesday: What do Instagram black squares mean – and how can you take part? … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Blackout Tuesday: What do Instagram black squares mean – and how can you take part?

Instagram blackout: Users commit not to post in response to Black Lives Matter protests

June 02, 2020 at 07:28AM Some suggest posts could distract from important discussions Instagram blackout: Users commit not to post in response to Black Lives Matter protests … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Instagram blackout: Users commit not to post in response to Black Lives Matter protests

Instagram users seeing ‘action blocked’ messages when they try to post about Black Lives Matter

June 02, 2020 at 07:07AM Influx of posts triggered anti-spam technology, company claims Instagram users seeing 'action blocked' messages when they try to post about Black Lives Matter … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Instagram users seeing 'action blocked' messages when they try to post about Black Lives Matter

PS5 event: Sony postpones new console reveal amid George Floyd protests

June 01, 2020 at 08:01PM ‘For now, we want to stand back and allow more important voices to be heard’ PS5 event: Sony postpones new console reveal amid George Floyd protests … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: PS5 event: Sony postpones new console reveal amid George Floyd protests

Facebook says it wants staff to ‘speak openly’ as employees criticise Mark Zuckerberg’s response to Trump posts

June 01, 2020 at 04:49PM Facebook has responded after its own employees publicly criticised its response to Donald Trump’s controversial posts. Facebook says it wants staff to 'speak openly' as employees criticise Mark Zuckerberg's response to Trump posts … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Facebook says it wants staff to 'speak openly' as employees criticiseContinue reading “Facebook says it wants staff to ‘speak openly’ as employees criticise Mark Zuckerberg’s response to Trump posts”

Our universe could have been spinning around, new study that might change our understanding of the cosmos suggests

June 01, 2020 at 02:39PM Galaxies are spinning in different directions, scientists have found – a discovery that could change our undertstanding of the structure of the universe. Our universe could have been spinning around, new study that might change our understanding of the cosmos suggests … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Our universe couldContinue reading “Our universe could have been spinning around, new study that might change our understanding of the cosmos suggests”

Our Milky Way galaxy is surrounded by a hot halo, scientists say

June 01, 2020 at 02:40PM Our galaxies is surrounded by a halo that is much hotter than scientists previously thought, according to new research. Our Milky Way galaxy is surrounded by a hot halo, scientists say … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Our Milky Way galaxy is surrounded by a hot halo, scientists say

Staring at your phone at night could be linked to depression, study finds

June 01, 2020 at 03:36PM Exposure to artificial light at night has been found to induce depressive-like behaviour in mice, a new study has found. Staring at your phone at night could be linked to depression, study finds … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Staring at your phone at night could be linked to depression,Continue reading “Staring at your phone at night could be linked to depression, study finds”

Twitter and Reddit fight Trump over rules forcing visa applicants to reveal social media details

June 01, 2020 at 02:28PM The government’s legislation would acquire visa applicants to hand over their their Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, YouTube and other social media usernames Twitter and Reddit fight Trump over rules forcing visa applicants to reveal social media details … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Twitter and Reddit fight Trump over rules forcingContinue reading “Twitter and Reddit fight Trump over rules forcing visa applicants to reveal social media details”

‘Anonymous’ activists return with hugely popular messages of support for George Floyd protests

June 01, 2020 at 01:08PM Group’s profile has faded in recent years – but supporters appear to be staging comeback with new social media campaigns 'Anonymous' activists return with hugely popular messages of support for George Floyd protests … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: 'Anonymous' activists return with hugely popular messages of support for GeorgeContinue reading “‘Anonymous’ activists return with hugely popular messages of support for George Floyd protests”

MIT builds robot hand that can ‘see and feel’ objects as fragile as a crisp in major breakthrough

June 01, 2020 at 12:00PM ‘We wish to enable seeing the world by feeling the world,’ researchers say MIT builds robot hand that can 'see and feel' objects as fragile as a crisp in major breakthrough … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: MIT builds robot hand that can 'see and feel' objects as fragile asContinue reading “MIT builds robot hand that can ‘see and feel’ objects as fragile as a crisp in major breakthrough”

Facebook launches two new apps for live-streaming and making music

June 01, 2020 at 11:58AM The new apps, called Venue and Collab, come from the company’s New Product Experimentation team Facebook launches two new apps for live-streaming and making music … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Facebook launches two new apps for live-streaming and making music

Facebook employees share anger and frustration after Mark Zuckerberg refuses to delete Trump threats

June 01, 2020 at 10:17AM Trump referred to protesters as ‘THUGS’ and suggested they could be shot Facebook employees share anger and frustration after Mark Zuckerberg refuses to delete Trump threats … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Facebook employees share anger and frustration after Mark Zuckerberg refuses to delete Trump threats