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President Donald Trump on Wednesday lashed out at House Speaker Nancy Pelosi after he held a meeting with Democratic leaders. “Just left a meeting with Chuck and Nancy, a total waste of time. I asked what is going to happen in 30 days if I quickly open things up, are you going to approve Border Security which includes a Wall or Steel Barrier? Nancy said, NO. I said bye-bye, nothing else works!” the president tweeted.
Hot off the release of fully encrypted traffic earlier this month, Google's cellular service, Project Fi, is getting a new name and greatly expanded device support—although that device support comes with some caveats.

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The iOS 12.1 update will bring more than 70 new emoji to iPhone and iPad users. Apple has also tweaked some of the existing set, most notably the iPhone device emoji. Despite the iPhone X being around for almost a year, the emoji demonstrated a silver iPhone 6. That has finally changed in the latest beta …
The founders of Instagram, Mike Krieger and Kevin Systrom, plan to resign, the New York Times reported Monday. Their exit marks the fifth founder departure from Facebook’s high-profile acquisitions. WhatsApp’s Brian Acton and Jan Koum left in 2017 and 2018, leaving a reported $1.3 billion on the table. Palmer Luckey left Facebook’s $2 billion VR acquisition, Oculus, in 2017, too.

Instagram, WhatsApp, and Oculus, though all owned by Facebook, had fought, to varying degrees to maintain their own identities. And for a while, Facebook had begun to look like a digital conglomerate, organized by app, with each getting equal billing. This made some sense. These products each have unique user bases, needs, and brands. They’ve all been incredibly successful doing what they do. Their user numbers are astonishing, singly or as a group: Facebook, 2.3 billion; WhatsApp 1.5 billion; Messenger 1.3 billion; Instagram, 800 million.

As anyone who has worked in an office knows, the big can be enca
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psulated in the little; people read the corporate signs. Instagram established its own separate headquarters a skip and a jump from Facebook’s earth ark–like headquarters on the Bay mudflats, complete with a fancy in-house Blue Bottle that served as an aesthetic counterpoint to the collegiate Philz at Facebook. The distance and detail said: Instagram gonna Instagram.
On Friday an unruly Delta passenger headbutted a flight attendant. Derek Maas was removed from the flight via emergency landing in Oklahoma City.
These ancient fossils may be the oldest documented evidence of life on land, pushing back direct evidence for terrestrial life by about 500 million years.
Mark Zuckerberg promised to spend 2018 fixing Facebook. Last week, he addressed Facebook making you feel bad. Now he’s onto fake news.