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Photo Collage Ideas and Layouts For Budget Wall Decor

There's nothing like photos to give your home a warm, personal feel, and remind you of the people and the memories most important to you. That's why …

Obama on Trump victory: we are now all rooting for his success

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama pledged on Wednesday to work for a smooth transition of power with president-elect Donald Trump, the Republican winner of Tuesday’s election, who has promised to undo Obama’s top domestic and foreign policy initiatives.<p>In brief remarks to reporters …

Facebook Messenger now lets you toggle end-to-end encryption

Seriously, turn it on for every conversation.<p>With the flick of a switch back in April, the popular international messaging service WhatsApp turned on end-to-end encryption for every conversation in its system, dramatically boosting security for its 1 billion-person userbase. At long last, parent …

Privacy

Facebook apologizes for all the weird things that showed up on Marketplace

Within hours of Facebook launching Marketplace, the Craigslist-esque forum had already been overrun by users selling a mix of bizarre and illegal items.<p>In Pittsburgh, a can of beer was listed for $25. In London, someone was trying to "sell" his pregnant girlfriend for $400.And in New York, someone …

California approves unmanned self-driving car trials

Fully autonomous vehicles lacking manual controls can now be tested at two sites.<p>Given the number of tech companies that call California home, it's no surprise the state has been quick with forward-thinking legislation to support the development of self-driving vehicles. And almost four years to …

Autonomous Cars

GoEuro banks another $70M to keep building out its travel planner platform

Travel planner and booking platform GoEuro has taken in another big cash injection, announcing a $70 million funding round led by Silver Lake Kraftwerk and Valley VC fund Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers.<p>Also today it’s breaking out usage metrics for the first time, announcing 10 million monthly …

WhatsApp's camera update 'borrows' heavily from Snapchat

Facebook properties copying Snapchat features is nothing new. Instagram and Messenger copied Snapchat’s ‘Stories’ feature, so it only seems appropriate that Facebook-owned WhatsApp would completely snag its photo interface.<p>The new features allow users to add emoji, drawn on images and video, or add …

Yahoo rebrands its main app as Yahoo Newsroom, lets you post your own news links

Yahoo’s homepage used to be the place where web users started their day, reading the top headlines, sports scores, stock updates, and other news. On mobile, that’s no longer always the case. In an effort to get back into the game, Yahoo this morning is launching a rebranded version of its flagship …

Exclusive: Yahoo secretly scanned customer emails for U.S. intelligence - sources

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Yahoo Inc last year secretly built a custom software program to search all of its customers’ incoming emails for specific information provided by U.S. intelligence officials, according to people familiar with the matter.<p>The company complied with a classified U.S. …

San Francisco

Google Ads Boss: 'We Need to Deal With' Ad Blocking as an Industry

First comments from Google since Apple opened the mobile ad-blocking floodgates.<p>Sridhar Ramaswamy, Google’s top advertising executive, thinks crappy ad experiences are behind the uptick in ad-blocking tools, and that Google, along with the advertising and publishing industries, is obliged to come …