Apple is getting ready to launch its news subscription service that's described as a 'Netflix for news.' However, it's running into some issues with publishers over the terms, according to a new report.
Apple February 12, 2019
Microsoft released a newly rejuvenated Microsoft News platform. It is expected to give news aficionados numerous opportunities to connect themselves to current events through the MSN website and an app for Android and iOS users.
Microsoft June 20, 2018
Google News is getting a significant update soon, with faster loading times thanks to AMP and more. The update will likely debut at Google I/O next week and will consolidate several other Google services.
Google May 6, 2018
Flipboard announced a major update designed to make it easier to follow and discover relevant news and content. With this in mind, Flipboard introduced Smart Magazines, a 'new way to organize the world's stories.'
Apps/Software February 10, 2017
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
BitTorrent could be planning to launch its own TV news network, according to a recent report. A job posting has emerged on the Web suggesting that the company is allegedly looking for the network's News Director.
Internet June 22, 2016
Social media has overtaken television as a source of news, a new study found. More than half of online users get their news from Facebook, YouTube, Twitter or others, but what does that mean for publishers?
Business Tech June 15, 2016
BBC Worldwide's Good Food website and magazine will remain.
Internet May 17, 2016
To give smaller publishers and journalists a little more credit, Google is introducing the Local Source tag.
Google May 9, 2016
Less than one-quarter of individuals who said they rely on social media for news claimed that they trusted the sources.
Internet April 18, 2016
For three years straight, newspaper reporters top the list of CareerCast.com’s worst jobs, closely followed by loggers and broadcasters. Declining job growth, low pay, and shrinking job opportunities are seen as the reasons behind the inclusion of the said jobs.
Business April 16, 2016
A new study found that negative news about statins may result in decreased prescription and use. People tend to discontinue treatment, leading to increased heart attack risks.
Life December 6, 2015
Attempts to access Apple's News app in China are greeted with an error message of the app not being supported in the current region. Users that have access to the app are usually able to read content even as they go overseas.
Apps/Software October 12, 2015
Reddit has launched Upvoted, a news website featuring stories based on Reddit threads. Despite its name, users won't be able to upvote, downvote or comment, but the stories are added to the subreddit /r/upvoted.
Internet October 7, 2015
A new app called Blockfeed aggregates local news for New York City residents and visitors based on their current location. The app plans to expand to other dense urban areas soon.
Apps/Software August 17, 2015
A new study conducted by the Pew Research Center shows 63 percent of Facebook and Twitter users use these social media platforms as a source of news, even as 60 percent of them think it is not an “important” source of news.
Internet July 15, 2015
Instagram looks to allow users to follow real-time news on certain events with the new Explore feature. Will it be able to compete with Twitter?
Internet June 24, 2015
Apple's new iOS News app curates articles based on your interests.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech June 8, 2015
The New York Times freed its app from a subscription model to offer free content to users.
Internet Culture May 12, 2015
This new browser extension will block all news related to the Kardashians from appearing on your newsfeeds or on websites.
Internet Culture May 7, 2015
Facebook is reportedly in talks with a number of large news organizations to host their content on the site.This will have a significant impact on both users and news publications.
Internet March 24, 2015
The Florida Man parody Twitter account has entertained us with unbelievably true news stories of men in Florida doing crazy things. Now you can drink like a Florida Man.
Internet Culture March 19, 2015
Thanks to social networks, millennials are consuming the news in a new way. A new poll shows softer news often comes through social networking sites, while they actively seek out more information on certain topics.
Society March 16, 2015
A new poll from Quinnipiac University found that Americans trust Fox News more than any other TV news outlet. That is either a complete surprise or exactly what you thought would happen.
Movies/TV Shows March 9, 2015
Fox News host rebukes report that he lied about his location during his Falklands war coverage. He calls the Mother Jones report garbage and the author a liar.
Society February 20, 2015
Every pet owner's nightmare.
Internet Culture January 27, 2015
Thanks to the popularity of 'Serial,' we're in the middle of a podcast renaissance. These are the seven podcasts you need to be listening to right now.
Movies/TV Shows January 16, 2015
Dish and Fox fall and point fingers at one another after talks fall apart. Fox News and Fox Business are blacked out of Dish's lineup.
Deals December 22, 2014
Brewery Ommegang and HBO have just announced the fifth beer in their 'Game of Thrones' series of collectible brews. The Dark Saison Ale will go by the creepy moniker Three-Eyed Raven and be available in the spring.
Internet Culture November 5, 2014
Turn on the news, pick up a newspaper, go to a website: Ebola is all you hear about. Here are 9 crazy-but-real headlines that show how insane the media has gone over Ebola.
Internet Culture October 20, 2014
The Internet is the fastest way to access and share news. A new tool, however, revealed that unverified claims and false reports are shared more than facts.
Internet Culture September 30, 2014
Snapchat is looking to get into the revenue-generating business by adding ads to its messaging app. It will also add news articles, all of which will disappear like photos.
Apps/Software August 20, 2014
Facebook is adding a new feature to help users know when an article they are reading is satire or real news. It comes as a number of users had requested the feature.
Internet August 18, 2014
Former Vice President Al Gore is suing 24-hour news network, Al Jazeera America for breaching a contract regarding the cable channel Current TV. The lawsuit was filed on behalf of shareholders that are owed millions of dollars.
Movies/TV Shows August 16, 2014
Eight species of pangolins, a scaly anteater native to Asia and Africa, have been added to the list of threatened species. Could these 'walking artichokes' go the way of the dodo?
Earth/Environment July 30, 2014
A new research paper explains the pause in global warming from 1998 to 2013.
Earth/Environment July 24, 2014
A spacecraft successfully landed July 16 bringing new supplies to the six astronauts at the International Space Station.
Space July 17, 2014
The Earth is safe from a non-existent asteroid, despite a report carried on CNN.
Space May 29, 2014
Get a jump on this week's tech news with a look back at what's been trending. Google, for obvious reasons, is a mainstay in headlines.
Internet May 18, 2014
Trends are getting easier to track. The Internet search company announced that it had launched a new email service that allows users to have trends send to their inbox on a daily basis.
Internet April 20, 2014