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‘Carpool Karaoke’: Will James Corden Hosted Grammys Feature Popular Viral Video Segment?

James Corden is set to host the upcoming Grammy Awards at the Staples Center on Feb. 12. Will the host find a way to incorporate his popular ‘Carpool Karaoke’ into the big show?

Internet February 10, 2017

Comcast Can No Longer Claim It Delivers 'America's Fastest Internet'

Cable company Comcast can no longer claim that it offers the fastest Internet in America per a ruling by the NARB. The regulatory body has asked Comcast to stop false advertising and misleading customers.

Internet February 9, 2017

Facebook Safety Check Gets Community Help: Here's How It Works And All You Need To Know

Facebook has launched a new tool for Safety Check, aiming to make it more useful in times of crisis. With Community Help, users can now seek and offer assistance such as food, water, shelter and more in the aftermath of an emergency.

Internet February 8, 2017

Facebook Launches New Community Help Feature For Safety Check

Facebook rolls out Community Help, a feature within Safety Check for finding and giving supplies and services during a crisis.

Internet February 8, 2017

Net Neutrality Erosion Looms: Here’s What Could Happen And Why You Should Care

There could be a potential assault of net neutrality under the Trump administration, which spells for a number of problematic outcomes. Here’s how it might affect you.

Internet February 8, 2017

Spotify Joins Forces With AccuWeather To Launch ‘Climatune’ Site That Plays Music Based On The Weather

Spotify and AccuWeather launched a new website that reveals what kind of music trends based on the weather in the user’s location.

Internet February 7, 2017

Twitter Safety Update: Safe Search, Hiding Abusive Tweets And More

Twitter announced a new update on safety, designed to further crack down on online abuse. Three new changes are in tow, aiming to stop the creation of new abusive accounts, collapse abusive or low-quality tweets, and put forward safer search results.

Internet February 8, 2017

Facebook And Google Will Help Filter Out Fake News In France Ahead Of Presidential Election

Facebook and Google are helping to make sure fake news articles don’t get spread during France’s upcoming presidential election.

Internet February 6, 2017

Super Bowl LI Ad Sparks Bizarre Verizon And T-Mobile Twitter Fight

T-Mobile has drawn Verizon in a bruising Twitter spat after airing its BDSM-themed ad in the recently concluded Super Bowl telecast. The video made fun of the pain subscribers feel when using the Verizon network.

Internet February 6, 2017

Anonymous Attacks Thousands Of Websites On The Dark Web

Hacker collective Anonymous has infiltrated Freedom Hosting II, which is the single largest host on Dark Web. The Tor-based site apparently hosted child pornography, prompting the hackers to pull down over 10,000 websites.

Internet February 6, 2017

FCC Stops 9 Companies From Subsidizing Internet To Low Income Users

The Federal Communications Commission has stopped nine ISPs from offering subsidized internet plans to the poor. It was announced alongside other policy reversals that many believe will have profound implications.

Internet February 5, 2017

Gmail To Be Reverted To HTML Version On Chrome 53 Or Older: Sorry, Vista, XP Users

Gmail users still running Chrome 53 or older will be reverted to the site's HTML version come December, Google has announced. The move particularly affects Vista and XP users, who are stuck with version 49.

Internet February 6, 2017

Super Bowl 2017 Live Stream: How To Watch Patriots vs. Falcons On Your Tablets, Smartphones Or Computers

Whether you want to watch Super Bowl 51 on TV or via online streaming, here's a quick guide on how you can watch the Super Bowl 2017.

Internet February 4, 2017

The Pirate Bay, ExtraTorrent, Rarbg, Torrentz2, 1337x, Kickass Torrents Users: No More Warnings Or Punitive ISP Action

Users of The Pirate Bay, ExtraTorrent, Rarbg, Torrentz2, 1337x, Kickass Torrents, and other similar websites need no longer fear warnings or CCI action from their ISPs. The Copyright Alert System 'Six Strike' program has officially been discontinued.

Internet February 4, 2017

Firefox: Mozilla Shuts Down Its Connected Devices Division, Shatters Push To Evolve Beyond The Browser

Mozilla has shut down its connected device division, affecting some 50 people working to bring Mozilla’s web technology beyond the browser. Mozilla said it’s working hard to give laid off employees new positions inside the company.

Internet February 3, 2017

Facebook AI Lumos Can Find Your Photos Even Those You Are Not Tagged In

Facebook said that its Lumos AI has been designed and trained to see images and attach meaning to what's in them. This means the platform will no longer rely exclusively on tags, labels, and text descriptions to find photos.

Internet February 3, 2017

Reddit Bans 2 Controversial Alt-Right Subreddits For Violating Site’s Doxxing Policy

Reddit has officially shut down two alt-right subreddits for publishing personal information about the person who punched Richard Spencer, a right-wing extremist, in the face. Such a move violated the site’s doxxing policy.

Internet February 2, 2017

AT&T To Launch 5G Test Runs In Austin And Indianapolis Later This Year

AT&T has announced plans to deploy 5G network test beds in Austin and Indianapolis this year. Initial top speeds will reach 400 Mbps but could reach gigabit level down the line.

Internet February 2, 2017

Tired Of Seeing Political Posts On Your Facebook Feed? Here's How To Remove Them

Even though the election is over, your Facebook feed is still full of political drama. Give yourself a much-needed break by taking the politics out of your News Feed.

Internet February 5, 2017

Facebook Celebrates Its 13th Birthday With Personalized ‘Friends Day’ Videos And Friendship GIFs

Facebook users will be able to share personalized videos to celebrate their friendships, along with friendship GIFs in Messenger in celebration of the social network’s annual Friends Day.

Internet February 2, 2017

New FCC Chairman Has Spoken: Set-Top Box Proposal Is Now Officially Dropped

The FCC proposal that sought to encourage third-party manufacturers to build their own set-top boxes has already been dropped from the agency's agenda. Observers believe that it is as good as dead.

Internet February 1, 2017

Pandora Streaming Data Now Included In Billboard Charts, Immediately Impacts Hot 100 Rankings

Pandora streaming data will now be included in the Billboard top chart rankings in various genres. The programmed streaming service’s inclusion has already resulted in significant Hot 100 chart jumps for several songs popular on Pandora.

Internet January 31, 2017

MindFlix Lets You Browse Netflix With Your Mind And A Muse Headband: Look, Ma, No Hands!

Netflix's developer team is said to have hacked a brain-sensing headband to develop a device called MindFlix. Its wearer can purportedly browse and consume the platform's streaming contents through mind control.

Internet January 31, 2017

Facebook Releases New Tool That'll Keep Your Online Accounts Safe Even When Hackers Access Your Email

Facebook announced a security tool that could make it easier to use a two-factor authentication to protect your accounts online. It is currently available for GitHub but is expected to be adopted by other companies soon.

Internet January 31, 2017

Facebook Earnings Call: Expectations Strong But Analysts Predict Ad Growth Slowdown

Analysts have projected that Facebook's next earnings report will continue the growth posted in previous quarters. This could, however, be affected by Facebook's own pronouncement that it is facing a decline in ad placements.

Internet January 30, 2017

Ed Sheeran Rules Global Spotify Streaming Charts In Quest To Beat Adele, Migos On Top In US

Ed Sheeran is still burning up the global Spotify charts with his recently released new songs. Meanwhile, hip-hop trio Migos edged out Sheeran to top U.S. Spotify streams.

Internet January 29, 2017

5 Best Free Torrent Apps On Android For 2017

Torrents may have a bad reputation but it is one of the most convenient methods for P2P file sharing. Find out which free torrent apps outperform the competition on Android

Internet January 29, 2017

What Is The Best VPN?

Tech Times looks into some Virtual Private Networks to determine how good its service is and what makes it a good choice. Find out which VPNs made the cut

Internet January 29, 2017

Which Is The Safest Among Microsoft Edge, Google Chrome And Mozilla Firefox?

A study shows that Microsoft Edge is the safer browser to use for Windows 10 users. Read on to find out if this claim is true.

Internet January 29, 2017

Facebook Gives Longer Videos Better Chances Of Ranking High On Your News Feed

Facebook announced that a small tweak to its algorithm will now surface longer videos to your News Feed. While the company maintains it is for the sake of providing more relevant content, some sources think there is another ulterior motive.

Internet January 27, 2017

Twitter Redesigns Mobile App, Replaces Moments Feature With Explore Tab

Twitter began implementing an update to its mobile app that replaces Moments with the Explore tab. The company states that the change is aimed at centralizing all features that enable easy and seamless user experiences.

Internet January 27, 2017

Facebook Introduces Security Keys To Help Users Keep Hackers At Bay

Facebook has added the use of physical security keys to protect your accounts from hackers. The new authentication method is not mandatory but experts recommend it to those who want protection even from the most advanced hacks.

Internet January 27, 2017

‘Carpool Karaoke’: James Corden’s Top Rides Adele, Bieber, Selena, Sia, One Direction, Gaga, Who Is YouTube’s Most Watched?

James Corden’s ‘Carpool Karaoke’ segments are among the most popular videos on YouTube. Of all Corden’s guests, Adele, Justin Bieber, Selena Gomez, Sia, One Direction, Lady Gaga and others, which are the most viewed clips of all?

Internet January 26, 2017

Gmail To Block JavaScript Attachments From Feb. 13

Gmail will be blocking JavaScript file attachments in its mails from Feb. 13. Google stated that it has taken this step for 'security reasons.'

Internet January 26, 2017

Facebook Tests Ads In Messenger To Give Businesses And Users More Ways To Connect With Each Other

Facebook announced that advertisements are coming to its Messenger app and are designed to connect users and businesses. It is now being tested in Thailand and Australia, but it has no confirmed global rollout schedule.

Internet January 26, 2017

Facebook Updates 'Trending' Feature To Fight Fake News, Removes Personalized Topics

Facebook has now rolled out an update to its Trending Topics feature, depersonalizing its featured articles, improving the topic selection algorithm, and more. Facebook said that the improvements will help cut back on fake news.

Internet January 26, 2017

UK Torrent Users Receiving Warning Letters From ISPs, But No Consequences

A new program targets users of torrent websites. Users of those file sharing services are set to receive their first warning letters from their ISPs in the UK shortly, but beyond that there are no consequences.

Internet January 30, 2017

Avocado Ripeness Chart Showing How To Pick By Color Goes Viral On Reddit, But Is It Accurate?

A chart posted by a Reddit user purporting to show how to pick whether an avocado is ripe based on color has gone massively viral. Some commenters have disputed the validity of the chart, however.

Internet January 27, 2017

Pandora Topped All Music Streamers In 2016: Spotify, Apple Music Lagged, SiriusXM Came On Strong

Pandora was the most listened-to music streaming service in 2016 according to a recent survey, beating out rivals Spotify, iHeartRadio, and Apple Music. Streaming was the top music listening format of choice, with terrestrial radio holding strong at second place.

Internet January 27, 2017

Kickass Torrents Return: Pirate Bay, ExtraTorrent, Rarbg, Torrentz2, 1337x Stay Top Sites As KAT Falters, Here’s Why

The official results now show the return of Kickass Torrents hasn’t made a dent in the traffic performance of its competitors. The Pirate Bay, ExtraTorrent, Rarbg, Torrentz2, and 1337x all continue to hold steady as the new KAT struggles to make gains.

Internet January 25, 2017

Instagram Live Stories To Roll Out Worldwide Next Week

With its live video for Instagram Stories, the photo-sharing app is hoping to boost its number of users. The live video for Instagram Stories feature will be rolling out for users next week.

Internet January 25, 2017

Mark Zuckerberg Not Planning To Run For President, As He's Focusing On Facebook And Chan Zuckerberg Initiative

Mark Zuckerberg has rejected claims that he is going to run for president. He argued that he is focused on running Facebook and the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative but a number of observers are not convinced.

Internet January 25, 2017

AT&T Adds International Roaming In More Than 100 Countries, But Here's The Catch

AT&T has announced a new International Day Pass for its customers, aiming to provide affordable roaming when traveling abroad. The offer is pretty attractive, but it does have a couple of caveats.

Internet January 24, 2017

Trump Is Tapping Ajit Pai, Enemy Of Net Neutrality, As FCC Chairman

Many believe that Ajit Pai has been appointed chairman of the Federal Communications Commission due to his fierce criticism of net neutrality. Under his watch, the agency is expected to overturn this rule.

Internet January 23, 2017

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