The Huffington Post

Tech Crunch

  • newNuzzel launches a ‘Newswire’ for sponsored content

    Nuzzel launches a ‘Newswire’ for sponsored content

     For the first time, news aggregator Nuzzel will include advertising.That doesn’t mean you’re going to see banner ads popping up all over the startup’s app and website. Instead, the Nuzzel Newswire consists of sponsored links in Nuzzel’s em…
    - 27 mins ago 30 Mar 17, 4:00pm -
  • newTwitter stops counting @ Replies towards its 140 characters on web and mobile

    Twitter stops counting @ Replies towards its 140 characters on web and mobile

     Nearly a year ago, Twitter announced it would begin distancing itself from the requirement that all tweets could only contain 140 characters by no longer counting some things – like media attachments or @ replies towards the character count. Howe…
    - 27 mins ago 30 Mar 17, 4:00pm -

Gizmodo

Mashable

  • newEPA mistakenly tells the truth about Trump's climate plans
    On Thursday morning, the Environmental Protection Agency sent out a press release containing praise for President Donald Trump's executive order that rolls back Obama-era climate change rules. But the agency's press office made an obvious mistake i…
    - 11 mins ago 30 Mar 17, 4:16pm -

Gawker

  • How Things Work

    How Things Work

    Gawker.com is shutting down today, Monday 22nd August, 2016, some 13 years after it began and two days before the end of my forties. It is the end of an era.Read more...
    - 22 Aug 16, 9:33pm -

Lifehacker

Engadget

  • newPolice report explains little about Uber's autonomous wreck

    Police report explains little about Uber's autonomous wreck

    After one of its self-driving Volvos in Tempe, Arizona was struck by another car, Uber temporarily shut down all autonomous testing in the state and in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. No major injuries resulted and both sites resumed operations early this.…
    - 11 hours ago 30 Mar 17, 5:03am -

TMZ

Boing Boing

  • newSocial Security cards explained

    Social Security cards explained

    The Social Security card has become the de facto national ID in the USA. What is the history of the Social Security system, how has the function of the Social Security number changed, and why is it so easy to steal your SSN? CGP Grey explains it in…
    - 27 mins ago 30 Mar 17, 4:00pm -

TreeHugger

ReadWriteWeb

  • This smart grid program could save millions of tons of CO2 annually

    This smart grid program could save millions of tons of CO2 annually

    Ofgem, the U.K. government’s regulator for gas and electricity, has revealed that projects trialled under the Low Carbon Networks Fund (LCNF) could save 215 tonnes of CO2. The program ran for six years, ending in 2015, with the aim of helping Dist…
    - 15 Dec 16, 3:00am -

Jezebel

Think Progress

The Daily Dish

  • It Is Accomplished
    As Gandhi never quite said, First they ignore you. Then they laugh at you. Then they attack you. Then you win. I remember one of the first TV debates I had on the then-strange question of civil marriage for gay couples. It was Crossfire, as I recall,…
    - 26 Jun 15, 5:21pm -

Popeater

  • newTeen facing charges after posting photo of classmate showering

    Teen facing charges after posting photo of classmate showering

    Filed under: News, US, CrimeAMERICAN FORK, Utah (KSTU) -- A 13-year-old student at American Fork Junior High School is facing charges after taking pictures of a 14-year-old in the shower in the boy's locker room and posting it online.Read more... Pe…
    - 21 mins ago 30 Mar 17, 4:06pm -