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If you hate Messenger, you"re really not gonna like Facebook"s latest update

If you're not a fan of Facebook's bubble-based chatting experience, we have some bad news: your mobile News Feed might soon be even more Messengerized.  Facebook looks to be testing text bubbles in the comment threads of its mobile app. This com.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableMar 20th, 2017

Pro tips: How to get the best photos of the solar eclipse with a phone or a camera

People living across the continental U.S. will have a chance to see a total solar eclipse for the first time in 99 years next week on Aug. 21, so you might be thinking about taking some pics.  An event of this scale won't happen again until 2316.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News25 min. ago

Facebook"s AR glasses take center stage in newly published patent

The world just got a sneak peek at a feature Facebook's working on to make its highly anticipated AR glasses a reality. According to a patent published Thursday, the device "may augment views of a physical, real-world environment with computer-genera.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News25 min. ago

Google is Going to Show You Video Previews Now in Search Results

I don’t know that video previews were something I was ever looking for when performing Google searches, but they are coming and they could be cool. Google announced this afternoon that alongside the short text snippets you see for results, you.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated News26 min. ago

Weekly Recap: Next Week is Gonna be Awesome

There’s a lot in store for next week. We’ve got a solar eclipse on Monday, with Google ready to deliver Android O’s official name following that event, then it’s Samsung on Wednesday who will unveil the Galaxy Note 8. Yup, nex.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated News26 min. ago

Xbox One X "Project Scorpio Edition" could be on the way

Just like the Xbox One before it, Microsoft looks to be readying a special version of its next-gen gaming machine. Microsoft might be readying a special Xbox One X Project Scorpio Edition, if leaks on two German retail websites are to be believ.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News26 min. ago

Waymo Patent Shows Plans To Replace Steering Wheel, Pedals With Push Button

nesaefendija shares a report from Driverless: Waymo just received approval on a patent for a push-button console that replaces not only a steering wheel in a car but the brake and gas pedals, too. This reflects Alphabet's driverless arm could remain.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News26 min. ago

A ‘bug’ that let a $500 password cracking box open up iPhones is patched as of iOS 11

 Apple confirmed that the behavior that lets a $500 box “crack” an iPhone 7 passcode will be patched out of the final version of iOS 11 that’s due this fall. It’s also patched under iOS 11 beta 4, if you’re running.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News1 hr. 17 min. ago

A Tesla owner shows his 97-year-old Grandpa a car from the future

 Zac Carmi showed his 97-year-old grandfather his Tesla. His grandpa was pretty impressed. You can watch video of the adorable interaction below. In what could be some of the cutest footage of a lovable grandpa discovering the future ever, Carmi.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News1 hr. 17 min. ago

What is a smart TV, and why should you consider buying one?

If you've been living under a rock, you might wonder: What is a smart TV, anyway? Lucky for you stone-dwellers, we've put together a quick-hit guide to teach you everything you need to know about televisions with big brains. The post What is a smart.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 17 min. ago

Not excited about the eclipse yet? Check out this footage of a 1979 eclipse and try not to be awestruck

It is an irrefutable fact that solar eclipses are amazing. SEE ALSO: I'll never care about your overhyped eclipse And you don't have to do that much digging for proofGizmodo's Matt Novak shared this tweet today, which led me to searching for the.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 25 min. ago

Learn the graphic design skills you need to get hired

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. Almost exactly ten years ago, the first-ever iPhone came into the world. And aside from, you know, revolutionizing communication—it caught on.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 25 min. ago

Dude"s definition of "role play" is not exactly what his Tinder match had in mind

It's not easy keeping up with every sex term out there. Just ask this guy on Reddit who had a slight miscommunication with his Tinder match.  Reddit user notaninterestinguser posted a screenshot of his conversation with Rose, who might be a scam.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 25 min. ago

Yes, Microsoft Office still matters — and here are all the skills you need

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. You've probably had Microsoft Office on just about every computer you've ever owned. And so, you might think you know all there is to know. Except.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 25 min. ago

The odds on Trump resigning just shifted, and not in his favor

The odds aren't looking good for President Trump. One word has been on everyone's lips this tumultuous week and for once it's not "impeachment" but rather "resignation" — and the possibility of Trump throwing in the towel is actually quite like.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 25 min. ago

The Essential Phone"s gorgeous screen embarrasses all other phones

I've only spent a few hours with the Essential Phone and I can already unequivocally declare the screen awesome. I'm not going to repeat all of ways the phone's amazing or falls short (you can read my colleague Karissa Bell's review of the phone for.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 25 min. ago

Upgrade your commute with this electric skateboard from the future

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. If you live anywhere near a city, you've likely seen a skateboarder flying past uphill at breakneck speed. No, this is not magic—these skater.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 25 min. ago

Live your laziest life with this super convenient charging pad

You come home from work. It’s been a long day—you’re tired, you’re hungry, and of course, your phone has died. The last thing you want to do is go crawling on the floor, looking for the gosh-darn cord to plug your phone in......»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 25 min. ago

The Essential phone that’s not that essential

Perhaps one of the most poorly named products in recent memory, the new Essential phone arrives just in time to make us wonder why it even exists.Using a “modular” design, the idea is to add pieces like a 360-degree camera or maybe some sort o.....»»

Category: telecomSource:  cwRelated News1 hr. 25 min. ago

This portable charging hub lets you take six high-powered ports on the move

You'd be hard-pressed to find a charging hub more versatile than the Adam Casa USB-C 6-port hub. Boasting two USB 3.1 Type-A ports, a USB 3.1 Type-C port, plus HDMI, ethernet, and an SD card reader, this sleek and ultra-portable hub is designed t.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated News1 hr. 33 min. ago

Google figured out how to flawlessly remove stock-photo watermarks

Watermarks are placed on copyrighted images like stock-photos in order to keep people from using them without permission or without paying. And manually removing them requires Photoshop skills, time and being ok with the image not looking it.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News1 hr. 33 min. ago