Twitter rolls out its ‘Hide Replies’ feature to all users worldwide

Twitter’s radical “Hide Replies” feature, one of the biggest changes to how Twitter works since the invention of the Retweet, is now available to Twitter’s global user base. The company says the...

The Responsibility of Immortality: Welcome to the New Transhumanism

In the summer of 1990, I was running a pretty weird nightclub in the Roppongi neighborhood of Tokyo. I was deeply immersed in the global cyberpunk scene and working to bring the Tokyo node...

Will Smith & Ellen DeGeneres Talk Skydiving, Bad Wax Figures, & Making Love In...

This is just so much fun!!! Also, when Will and Ellen look at their wax figures, it's not exactly a fair comparison… Sorry, gurl! Ch-ch-check out all that (above) and a crazy personal...

Norfolk men shot while streaming video on Facebook Live

(CNN)Three men in Norfolk, Virginia, sit in a car, smoking and singing along with rap lyrics. One of the men uses his smartphone to stream video of the fun to Facebook.Now the video...

FTC reportedly approves $5 billion settlement with Facebook

New York (CNN Business)The Federal Trade Commission has reportedly approved an approximately $5 billion settlement with Facebook (FB), suggesting a lengthy investigation into the social media company's data privacy practices could be nearing an...

Facebook plans June 18th cryptocurrency debut. Here’s what we know

Facebook is finally ready to reveal details about its cryptocurrency codenamed Libra. It’s currently scheduled for a June 18th release of a white paper explaining its cryptocurrency’s basics, according to a source...