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  • Tim Cook: ‘Watering down' iOS and macOS by combining them is a bad idea By The Next Web   -   Apr 19, 2018

    TIM COOK: ‘WATERING DOWN' IOS AND MACOS BY COMBINING THEM IS A BAD IDEA

    For years, rumors have claimed Apple is planning on merging macOS and iOS somewhere down the line. At the very least, Apple intends...

    iOS, Apple, Gadgets, Insider
  • Adblocking is here to stay. It's time for publishers to move on By The Next Web   -   Apr 19, 2018

    ADBLOCKING IS HERE TO STAY. IT'S TIME FOR PUBLISHERS TO MOVE ON

    Eyeo, the firm behind the popular AdBlock Plus plugin, just scored a major victory in Germany's Supreme Court. For the past few years,...

    Insider, Opinion
  • Blockchain and VR lead a new conversation in tech By The Next Web   -   Apr 19, 2018

    BLOCKCHAIN AND VR LEAD A NEW CONVERSATION IN TECH

    We live in a world today where the pace and scale of change is faster than ever before.And it is totally unlike anything we have ever...

    Tech, Contributors
  • Blockchainpreneur: ‘I don't know any good Ethereum developer that isn't a millionaire' By The Next Web   -   Apr 19, 2018

    BLOCKCHAINPRENEUR: ‘I DON'T KNOW ANY GOOD ETHEREUM DEVELOPER THAT ISN'T A MILLIONAIRE'

    The initial coin offering market has grown rapidly over the past year, specifically since mid-2017. Several successful ICOs, including...

    Hard Fork, Syndication, Tech
  • WordPress runs the web.so learn to run WordPress for under $20 By The Next Web   -   Apr 19, 2018

    WORDPRESS RUNS THE WEB.SO LEARN TO RUN WORDPRESS FOR UNDER $20

    If you're looking to build your own website - or start getting paid to build websites for others - you can't go wrong with some solid...

    Offers
  • 5 Blockchain trends influencing the future of social media marketing By The Next Web   -   Apr 19, 2018

    5 BLOCKCHAIN TRENDS INFLUENCING THE FUTURE OF SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING

    Whether you are a social media marketer offering your services to businesses or a business owner using social media to reach customers,...

    Twitter, Facebook, Contributors
  • Airbnb launches tool to help event planners find their guests somewhere to stay By The Next Web   -   Apr 19, 2018

    AIRBNB LAUNCHES TOOL TO HELP EVENT PLANNERS FIND THEIR GUESTS SOMEWHERE TO STAY

    It's official: we're entering conference season. Those lucky enough to be sent by their employers to some exotic clime for a few days...

    Tech
  • By The Next Web   -   Apr 19, 2018

    ELON MUSK DIDN'T DELETE SPACEX AND TESLA FROM FACEBOOK, ACCORDING TO THIS DEVELOPER

    Shortly after the Cambridge Analytica debacle broke out, heaps of high-profile celebrities and brands - including Elon Musk, and his...

    Facebook, Apps, Insider, Tech
  • Savedroid ICO's exit scam was actually a very dumb PR stunt By The Next Web   -   Apr 19, 2018

    SAVEDROID ICO'S EXIT SCAM WAS ACTUALLY A VERY DUMB PR STUNT

    Yesterday, numerous news outlets reported that popular cryptocurrency startup Savedroid - which purportedly raised $50 million in an...

    Business, cryptocurrency, Hard Fork, insights, Money, Security
  • Some virtual loot boxes may violate Dutch gambling laws By The Next Web   -   Apr 19, 2018

    SOME VIRTUAL LOOT BOXES MAY VIOLATE DUTCH GAMBLING LAWS

    Loot boxes are a controversial element in modern gaming. These virtual boxes - which you often have to buy with real-world cash - offer...

    Gaming
  • Why I won't pay for a safer Facebook By The Next Web   -   Apr 19, 2018

    WHY I WON'T PAY FOR A SAFER FACEBOOK

    The recent Cambridge Analytica privacy scandal has sparked plenty of interesting conversations about the value of our data, the future...

    Facebook
  • Reddit now has more active users than Twitter - and is more engaging than porn By The Next Web   -   Apr 19, 2018

    REDDIT NOW HAS MORE ACTIVE USERS THAN TWITTER - AND IS MORE ENGAGING THAN PORN

    The number of people using Reddit has surged in the past few months, and the platform now reports as many active users as Twitter....

    Twitter, Contributors
  • Google employees want to teach you to code for free with their cute new app By The Next Web   -   Apr 19, 2018

    GOOGLE EMPLOYEES WANT TO TEACH YOU TO CODE FOR FREE WITH THEIR CUTE NEW APP

    A bunch of Google employees participating in the company's Area 120 internal incubator have launched Grasshopper, a free mobile app...

    Phone, Mobile, Android, Google, iOS, Apps
  • Intel kills off its smart glasses project By The Next Web   -   Apr 19, 2018

    INTEL KILLS OFF ITS SMART GLASSES PROJECT

    After showing off its promising Vaunt smart glasses just a couple of months ago, Intel is now shuttering the division that built its...

    Gadgets, Gear
  • Facebook will exclude 1.5 billion users from Europe's data privacy standards By The Next Web   -   Apr 19, 2018

    FACEBOOK WILL EXCLUDE 1.5 BILLION USERS FROM EUROPE'S DATA PRIVACY STANDARDS

    Facebook makes a great show of pretending to care about safeguarding your data, but today, it's shattered that illusion. The company...

    Facebook
  • Review: Fitbit's Versa is the first smartwatch I can recommend to most people By The Next Web   -   Apr 19, 2018

    REVIEW: FITBIT'S VERSA IS THE FIRST SMARTWATCH I CAN RECOMMEND TO MOST PEOPLE

    Fitbit's had a rocky history with smartwatches. It wet its feet with the Surge in 2015, which followed up with the Blaze. Then there...

    Apple, Android, Gadgets, Mobile, Reviews
  • Battlefield and Call of Duty's bandwagon royale must be stopped at all costs By The Next Web   -   Apr 18, 2018

    BATTLEFIELD AND CALL OF DUTY'S BANDWAGON ROYALE MUST BE STOPPED AT ALL COSTS

    Rumors are swirling the upcoming games in the eternally-warring Call of Duty and Battlefield franchises will both contain a battle...

    Gaming
  • Pornhub promised to ban ‘deepfakes' videos. And it failed miserably By The Next Web   -   Apr 18, 2018

    PORNHUB PROMISED TO BAN ‘DEEPFAKES' VIDEOS. AND IT FAILED MISERABLY

    In February, Pornhub announced it would no longer tolerate AI-generated pornography featuring the facial features of celebrities over...

    Insider
  • You can write a letter to a robot that doesn't exist yet at this website By The Next Web   -   Apr 18, 2018

    YOU CAN WRITE A LETTER TO A ROBOT THAT DOESN'T EXIST YET AT THIS WEBSITE

    Have you ever wanted to write a note to an AI that doesn't yet exist? If you answered yes, you're in luck. Blogging site Hi Aye asks...

    Artificial Intelligence, distract
  • Minecraft fans get a nasty surprise in malware-infected skins By The Next Web   -   Apr 18, 2018

    MINECRAFT FANS GET A NASTY SURPRISE IN MALWARE-INFECTED SKINS

    Thousands of Minecraft players attempting to download game mods might have received a nasty surprise in the form of malware designed...

    Gaming