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Facebook and Twitter "Harm Young People"s Mental Health"

Instagram and Snapchat are really bad for young people's mental health, according to research by two health organisations. Virtually all major social media platforms have a negative impact on the well-being of 14-24-year-olds, the study adds. Instagr.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotMay 19th, 2017

New TPE series offers strong adhesion with EPDM rubber

At this year’s Fakuma in Friedrichshafen TPE debuted a new series of thermoplastic elastomers especially developed for excellent adhesion and UV resistance in two-component applications with ethylene propylene diene monomer rubber (EPDM). The new T.....»»

Category: plasticsSource:  plasticstodayRelated News26 min. ago

Crunch Report | Lyft Raises $1 Billion

Lyft raises $1 billion at an $11 billion valuation, Swedish lock maker Assa Abloy acquires August Home, MongoDB up 34% on stock market debut and Facebook is testing paywalls for Instant Articles. All this on Crunch Report. Read More.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News26 min. ago

Newly-discovered lunar cave would be great for a moon base

Nothing quite captures the 2017 mood to leave Earth forever like dreaming about moon bases. Last month, space agencies from Russia and the US jointly announced plans to collaborate on such a satellite colony. But today's discovery might.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News26 min. ago

Ad Insertion for Streaming Audio and Podcasts

Gaining the ability to generate revenue from streaming media is the Holy Grail for most radio stations.....»»

Category: topSource:  radiomagonlineRelated News50 min. ago

Worldwide DAB Receiver Sales Increase YoY

New stats from WorldDAB show digital radio is making progress in Europe and the Asia-Pacific region.....»»

Category: topSource:  radiomagonlineRelated News50 min. ago

KFC follows only 11 people on Twitter, for one mindblowing reason

KFC is very selective about who it follows on Twitter.   This international fast food brand, owned by Yum! Brands, Inc., has strict standards, unlike the people who eat its $5 Fill Ups.  SEE ALSO: So yeah, this dude got a KFC tattoo on his.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News51 min. ago

The new Mini Wired Gamepad for PS4 looks like the perfect travel companion

If you've been holding out for a cheaper, more compact PlayStation 4 controller for the young one in your household, you're in luck. This week, Sony announced on the PlayStation Blog that Hori's new Mini Wired Gamepad for PS4 will be available in the.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated News1 hr. 26 min. ago

Coda, a collaborative editor with word processor and spreadsheet tools, launches in private beta, reveals $60M in funding over two rounds, Reid Hoffman on board (Casey Newton/The Verge)

Casey Newton / The Verge: Coda, a collaborative editor with word processor and spreadsheet tools, launches in private beta, reveals $60M in funding over two rounds, Reid Hoffman on board  —  From rows and columns to custom apps .....»»

Category: topSource:  techmemeRelated News1 hr. 26 min. ago

Docs show Uber, Google, Microsoft, Facebook, IBM, others are forming "The Coalition for the American Dream" group to lobby for DACA; Uber confirms participation (Reuters)

Reuters: Docs show Uber, Google, Microsoft, Facebook, IBM, others are forming “The Coalition for the American Dream” group to lobby for DACA; Uber confirms participation  —  SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Nearly two dozen maj.....»»

Category: topSource:  techmemeRelated News1 hr. 26 min. ago

Phenogenetic map created for stem cells models of neurological diseases

In an effort to better understand neurological diseases like Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and ALS -- and develop new ways to treat them -- researchers have performed the first meta-analysis of all induced pluripotent stem cell models for neurological and.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News1 hr. 34 min. ago

Verizon will fix your smartphone’s screen for $29

It happens to the best of us. You buy a new mobile phone, you get a case, you try to be extra careful, but you drop it. Cracked screens happen often enough that most major carriers and device manufacturers have a separate section in their mo.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News1 hr. 34 min. ago

Quentin Tarantino says he knew about Harvey Weinstein"s abuses

Filmmaker Quentin Tarantino had the goods on Harvey Weinstein decades ago — and could have done more to stop his abusive behavior.  That's what Tarantino, one of Weinstein's most frequent directorial collaborators, admitted Thursday in a m.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 42 min. ago

Arianna Huffington has a solution to your annoying phone notification problem

Uber board member, media mogul, and sleep crusader Arianna Huffington wants you to turn off your phone. That's easier said than done, of course, so she's teamed up with Samsung to make an app that will help you force yourself into it. SEE ALSO: Faceb.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 50 min. ago

Keep Your WiFi Off KRACK

Up-to-date software, apps, browsers and router software offer the best protection against a potential flaw in wi-fi security called a key reinstallation attack, or KRACK.   -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com.....»»

Category: scienceSource:  sciamRelated News2 hr. 2 min. ago

Android Pay Visa Checkout available now, one year later

“Good thing comes to those who wait” or “better late than never”. Those are probably the two overused aphorisms that come to mind when thinking of promised features that seemingly fell off the radar before suddenly and finally landing in user.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News2 hr. 2 min. ago

Journalist Quinn Norton says author and tech evangelist Robert Scoble sexually assaulted her at an O"Reilly unconference in the early 2010s (Quinn Norton)

Quinn Norton: Journalist Quinn Norton says author and tech evangelist Robert Scoble sexually assaulted her at an O'Reilly unconference in the early 2010s  —  Foo Camp, the original unconference thrown by O'Reilly every year, is one.....»»

Category: topSource:  techmemeRelated News2 hr. 2 min. ago

Quentin Tarantino says knew about Harvey Weinstein"s abuses

Filmmaker Quentin Tarantino had the goods on Harvey Weinstein decades ago — and could have done more to stop his abusive behavior.  That's what Tarantino, one of Weinstein's most frequent directorial collaborators, admitted Thursday in a m.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 26 min. ago

Denuvo"s DRM Now Being Cracked Within Hours of Release

Denuvo, an anti-tamper technology and digital rights management scheme, isn't doing a very good job preventing PC games from being copied. According to Ars Technica, Denuvo releases are being publicly cracked within a day of their launch. From the re.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News2 hr. 26 min. ago

Arrow: "Tribute" Review

Arrow's new season continued to struggle as Anatoly returned to Star City and Ollie dealt with a PR crisis. Warning: Full spoilers for the episode below. It's tough not to be frustrated with the general state of the Arrowverse this fall, with p.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News2 hr. 42 min. ago

Experts don"t know if the fake news problem will get more or less awful

If you're looking for good news about the future of false information on the internet, please close this little post and continue your search. Your eyes are wasting their time here.  A Pew Research Center study published on Thursday polled more.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 42 min. ago