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As social media platforms crack down on hate speech, far-right activists are finding a home on new platform Gab

Promising no censorship, social network Gab draws 'alt-right'

AFP - Squeezed out of Twitter and other social media websites cracking down on hate speech, far-right activists are finding a home on a new platform that promises never to censor content. Launched in August, …

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Cadillac disavows casting call for 'neo-Nazi' character in brand ad

Reuters - By Joseph White DETROIT (Reuters) - General Motors Co's Cadillac brand on Saturday disa…

How SteamVR games can run on Oculus Touch and Rift

How SteamVR games can run on Oculus Touch and Rift

GamesBeat - Last week, UploadVR let you know about 10 great SteamVR games that work well with the R…

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  • Best Movies On Netflix For Thrill-Seekers, Plus Netflix Now Available On Google VR Headset
    Best Movies On Netflix For Thrill-Seekers, Plus Netflix Now Available On Google VR Headset Inquisitr

    It looks like some of the best movies on Netflix are headed to your Google VR headset. And if you are seeking thrills in your new virtual reality theater, some of the best movies on Netflix provide plenty …

    Best Movies On Netflix For Thrill-Seekers, Plus Netflix Now Available On Google VR Headset

    It looks like some of the best movies on Netflix are headed to your Google VR headset. And if you are seeking thrills in your new virtual reality theater, some of the best movies on Netflix provide plenty of mystery, suspense, and breathtaking action. Since virtual reality entertainment has become more affordable, more …

  • Microsoft’s Got Another Project With “Project Evo,” Competing With Google And Amazon
    Microsoft’s Got Another Project With “Project Evo,” Competing With Google And Amazon Inquisitr

    Three tech giants enter the Thunderdome, but only one can walk away the victor. In a battle to command your entire technological life, Google, Amazon, and now Microsoft are looking to connect every device …

    Microsoft’s Got Another Project With “Project Evo,” Competing With Google And Amazon

    Three tech giants enter the Thunderdome, but only one can walk away the victor. In a battle to command your entire technological life, Google, Amazon, and now Microsoft are looking to connect every device under the sun their way and their way only — Google with Google Home, Amazon with Amazon Echo, and Microsoft with... …

  • Peace of mind: These 11 smart home devices can secure your place when you’re away
    Peace of mind: These 11 smart home devices can secure your place when you’re away Digital Trends

    Getting ready to do some traveling? There are lots of gadgets that can help you keep your home safe while you're out of town. Many of them can also let your neighbors and friends know if there's …

    Peace of mind: These 11 smart home devices can secure your place when you’re away

    Getting ready to do some traveling? There are lots of gadgets that can help you keep your home safe while you're out of town. Many of them can also let your neighbors and friends know if there's an emergency.

  • This new Google feature will make it easier for you to choose which movie to watch
    This new Google feature will make it easier for you to choose which movie to watch Hello Giggles

    It’s never been easier to watch movies and TV. Whether you use Netflix, HBO Go, Hulu, iTunes, or good ol’ fashion cable…

    This new Google feature will make it easier for you to choose which movie to watch

    It’s never been easier to watch movies and TV. Whether you use Netflix, HBO Go, Hulu, iTunes, or good ol’ fashion cable…

  • Here are the best Android podcast apps
    Here are the best Android podcast apps Digital Trends

    Looking for the right app to help you browse and manage all of your favorite podcasts directly on your Android device? Here are some of the best apps around for doing so, whether you're looking for …

    Here are the best Android podcast apps

    Looking for the right app to help you browse and manage all of your favorite podcasts directly on your Android device? Here are some of the best apps around for doing so, whether you're looking for a freemium or premium piece of software.

  • Whoa! Scientists just found a dinosaur tail preserved in amber, and um, it is covered in feathers Hello Giggles

    Sometimes, we wish we could time-travel to the Jurassic era, but realizing that A) we would’ve been dinosaur food and B) the…

    Whoa! Scientists just found a dinosaur tail preserved in amber, and um, it is covered in feathers

    Sometimes, we wish we could time-travel to the Jurassic era, but realizing that A) we would’ve been dinosaur food and B) the…

  • Ultrahaptics shows off sense of touch in virtual reality GamesBeat

    Ultrahaptics had an touching demo at the VRX virtual reality conference last week. It used ultrasound technology so that I could feel things in VR using my own fingers. While wearing a VR headset, I reached …

    Ultrahaptics shows off sense of touch in virtual reality

    Ultrahaptics had an touching demo at the VRX virtual reality conference last week. It used ultrasound technology so that I could feel things in VR using my own fingers. While wearing a VR headset, I reached out and held a virtual ball. My fingers were in mid-air, but it felt like I was touching something. The […]

  • Occipital Introduces Bridge, A Virtual Reality Headset For iPhone Inquisitr

    At the tail end of September of this year, Wearable penned a listicle featuring the “best smartphone headsets for VR apps.” This list has big names like Google Cardboard and Samsung Gear VR, as well as …

    Occipital Introduces Bridge, A Virtual Reality Headset For iPhone

    At the tail end of September of this year, Wearable penned a listicle featuring the “best smartphone headsets for VR apps.” This list has big names like Google Cardboard and Samsung Gear VR, as well as lesser known headsets such as Freefly VR and Zeiss One. The mobile virtual reality market is oversaturated with professionals... …

  • The genesis behind the Moog of the late Greg Lake's 'Lucky Man' Digital Trends

    The big Emerson, Lake & Palmer hit "Lucky Man" was almost left without its famous Moog solo. Keith Emerson wanted to have another go at it, but Greg Lake loved it just the way it was.

    The genesis behind the Moog of the late Greg Lake's 'Lucky Man'

    The big Emerson, Lake & Palmer hit "Lucky Man" was almost left without its famous Moog solo. Keith Emerson wanted to have another go at it, but Greg Lake loved it just the way it was.

  • Airplane dating app is now boarding for all your in-flight flirting needs Mashable

    Forget SkyMall and instead spend your flight flirting with the brunette in 32B. That's where the Tinder-esque dating app AirDates comes in. It's like other mobile dating options, except …

    Airplane dating app is now boarding for all your in-flight flirting needs

    Forget SkyMall and instead spend your flight flirting with the brunette in 32B. That's where the Tinder-esque dating app AirDates comes in. It's like other mobile dating options, except this one is for air travelers looking for a connection, or even love, before, during or after a trip. SEE ALSO: 12 gifts …

  • Self-driving cars are thaaat much closer to being a real, regular thing Hello Giggles

    Self-driving cars are already real. Uber is testing self-driving cars in Pennsylvania, and even the non-transportation company Apple is making space to…

    Self-driving cars are thaaat much closer to being a real, regular thing

    Self-driving cars are already real. Uber is testing self-driving cars in Pennsylvania, and even the non-transportation company Apple is making space to…

  • This woman invented a butt-wiping robot, in case you’re *really* too busy Hello Giggles

    While we prefer to handle this type of task on our own, a woman named Simone Giertz invented a butt-wiping robot presumably…

    This woman invented a butt-wiping robot, in case you’re *really* too busy

    While we prefer to handle this type of task on our own, a woman named Simone Giertz invented a butt-wiping robot presumably…

  • Nvidia boasts about sales of 15 million VR-ready PCs — even as PlayStation 4 hits 50 million GamesBeat

    The Oculus Rift and HTC Vive might offer a superior VR experience to PlayStation VR, but there’s one very big reason the latter is poised to perform better on the market, at least in the short term. As …

    Nvidia boasts about sales of 15 million VR-ready PCs — even as PlayStation 4 hits 50 million

    The Oculus Rift and HTC Vive might offer a superior VR experience to PlayStation VR, but there’s one very big reason the latter is poised to perform better on the market, at least in the short term. As seen in tweets from this week’s VRX conference in San Francisco, Zvi Greenstein, General Manager at Nvidia, […]

  • Android Nougat Update For Samsung Galaxy S7 & S7 Edge, Sony Xperia X & Huawei P9 Inquisitr

    A new Android Nougat beta update has been released for registered Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge units. Meanwhile, Sony and Huawei are also rolling out their respective Nougat builds to their select smartphone …

    Android Nougat Update For Samsung Galaxy S7 & S7 Edge, Sony Xperia X & Huawei P9

    A new Android Nougat beta update has been released for registered Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge units. Meanwhile, Sony and Huawei are also rolling out their respective Nougat builds to their select smartphone models. According to Sam Mobile, the latest Android Nougat beta build released for the 2016 flagship models is a …

  • Murdoch's new Sky bid should be probed, UK opposition politicians say Reuters

    Rupert Murdoch's new takeover approach for British pay-TV firm Sky should be investigated by the UK's competition authorities, according to opposition politicians, though analysts said a deal should be …

    Britain's Business Secretary Vince Cable talks during his keynote speech on the second day of Liberal Democrat party's spring conference in Liverpool

    Rupert Murdoch's new takeover approach for British pay-TV firm Sky should be investigated by the UK's competition authorities, according to opposition politicians, though analysts said a deal should be easier to get through this time round. Liberal Democrat Vince Cable, who was Britain's business secretary at the time …

  • Tips To Take Beautiful Photos On iPhone 7: Shoot Raw Inquisitr

    The iPhone 7 camera is already so good, but did you know there’s an even better way to shoot with your iPhone 7? Apple’s iOS 10 lets you shoot raw—and it’s magic. If you’re a photographer (or a wannabe), …

    Tips To Take Beautiful Photos On iPhone 7: Shoot Raw

    The iPhone 7 camera is already so good, but did you know there’s an even better way to shoot with your iPhone 7? Apple’s iOS 10 lets you shoot raw—and it’s magic. If you’re a photographer (or a wannabe), you might be familiar with RAW format files. If you’re not, you’re probably more acquainted with... Read more » Tips …

  • Is it Time for America to Hack Back? Fortune

    The scary temptation of cyber offense

    Is it Time for America to Hack Back?

    The scary temptation of cyber offense

  • Gift guide: It's the perfect time to buy an iPad Mini Yahoo Finance

    Apple dropped its iPad prices across the board in September. It still has the leading tablet line on the market, but iPad sales fell 6% in its fourth quarter, which ended in October, to a five-year low. …

    Gift guide: It's the perfect time to buy an iPad Mini

    Apple dropped its iPad prices across the board in September. It still has the leading tablet line on the market, but iPad sales fell 6% in its fourth quarter, which ended in October, to a five-year low. Year-over-year iPad revenue remained flat, which Apple Insider attributes to “customers gravitating toward more expensive …

  • How to avoid early termination fees and switch phone carriers like a pro Digital Trends

    There's no time like the present to switch cell phone carriers. Our how to guide will show you step-by-step, how to get out of your cell phone contracts without paying a cent in early termination  …

    How to avoid early termination fees and switch phone carriers like a pro

    There's no time like the present to switch cell phone carriers. Our how to guide will show you step-by-step, how to get out of your cell phone contracts without paying a cent in early termination fees.

  • Don’t pay $10 a month for Microsoft Office! Here are the best free alternatives Digital Trends

    Looking for a competent word processor that isn't Microsoft Word? Check out five of our favorite alternatives, whether you're looking for a barebones piece of software, or one that touts the latest-and-greatest …

    Don’t pay $10 a month for Microsoft Office! Here are the best free alternatives

    Looking for a competent word processor that isn't Microsoft Word? Check out five of our favorite alternatives, whether you're looking for a barebones piece of software, or one that touts the latest-and-greatest features.