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  • Unity isn't just for video games anymore - it can also help you build a career By The Next Web   -   Aug 19, 2018

    UNITY ISN'T JUST FOR VIDEO GAMES ANYMORE - IT CAN ALSO HELP YOU BUILD A CAREER

    If your career path is headed anywhere close to entertainment, Unity training like the courses in the Complete Unity Game Developer...

    Offers
  • Securing web sites with HTTPS made them less accessible By The Next Web   -   Aug 19, 2018

    SECURING WEB SITES WITH HTTPS MADE THEM LESS ACCESSIBLE

    In the middle of last month - July 2018, I found myself staring at a projector screen, waiting once again to see if Wikipedia would...

    Google, Contributors
  • Get videos, music, or media to work on your iPhone or iPad with this simple app for 50 percent off By The Next Web   -   Aug 18, 2018

    GET VIDEOS, MUSIC, OR MEDIA TO WORK ON YOUR IPHONE OR IPAD WITH THIS SIMPLE APP FOR 50 PERCENT OFF

    WALTR 2 is built to end that file transfer nightmare - and right now, you can get WALTR 2 for your Mac or Windows at a big discount:...

    iPhone, Windows, iPad, Offers
  • Telling the truth about defects in technology should never, ever, ever be illegal By The Next Web   -   Aug 18, 2018

    TELLING THE TRUTH ABOUT DEFECTS IN TECHNOLOGY SHOULD NEVER, EVER, EVER BE ILLEGAL

    Congress has never made a law saying, “Corporations should get to decide who gets to publish truthful information about defects in...

    Contributors, Security, Tech
  • Researchers believe Earth constantly attracts mini-moons By The Next Web   -   Aug 17, 2018

    RESEARCHERS BELIEVE EARTH CONSTANTLY ATTRACTS MINI-MOONS

    What the hell is going on up in there in space? Just as I was beginning to accept the fact that Pluto isn't a planet anymore, I find...

    Science, Space, Tech
  • Twitch is reportedly making a play for YouTube's top talent By The Next Web   -   Aug 17, 2018

    TWITCH IS REPORTEDLY MAKING A PLAY FOR YOUTUBE'S TOP TALENT

    Rumors this week have surfaced that Twitch is trying to encroach on YouTube's territory by offering deals to its top stars if they'll...

    Video
  • Developing bionics: How IBM is adapting mind-control for accessibility By The Next Web   -   Aug 17, 2018

    DEVELOPING BIONICS: HOW IBM IS ADAPTING MIND-CONTROL FOR ACCESSIBILITY

    What if there was a way to give everyone suffering from conditions like paralysis or Locked-in syndrome the means to operate prosthetic...

    Tech, IBM, Artificial Intelligence, Science
  • The island of enchantment hasn't lost its charm: An entrepreneur's guide to San Juan, Puerto Rico By The Next Web   -   Aug 17, 2018

    THE ISLAND OF ENCHANTMENT HASN'T LOST ITS CHARM: AN ENTREPRENEUR'S GUIDE TO SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO

    Puerto Rico has been in the news for all the wrong reasons recently. From the mayor being arrested on fraud charges, to the the effects...

    Contributors
  • Librarian blew $89k in city money on free mobile game By The Next Web   -   Aug 17, 2018

    LIBRARIAN BLEW $89K IN CITY MONEY ON FREE MOBILE GAME

    I'm consistently amazed by the lengths people will go to for their free-to-play mobile games. In this case, a librarian in Utah managed...

    Mobile, Gaming
  • This browser extension makes it harder for Facebook advertisers to target you By The Next Web   -   Aug 17, 2018

    THIS BROWSER EXTENSION MAKES IT HARDER FOR FACEBOOK ADVERTISERS TO TARGET YOU

    A trio of Mozilla Fellows recently released a browser extension designed to keep Facebook‘s advertisers from pigeonholing you. We've...

    Facebook, Tech
  • Pornhub subsidiary wants to pay you cryptocurrency for watching porn - but don't get too excited By The Next Web   -   Aug 17, 2018

    PORNHUB SUBSIDIARY WANTS TO PAY YOU CRYPTOCURRENCY FOR WATCHING PORN - BUT DON'T GET TOO EXCITED

    Adult entertainment streaming service Tube8 - a Pornhub subsidiary with over 150 million page visits each month - wants to reward your...

    blockchain, cryptocurrency, Hard Fork
  • Heroic vandal massively improves Facebook's bus shelter adverts By The Next Web   -   Aug 17, 2018

    HEROIC VANDAL MASSIVELY IMPROVES FACEBOOK'S BUS SHELTER ADVERTS

    Facebook, bruised by the Cambridge Analytica scandal and fifteen years of unmitigated dickery, is currently in the process of trying...

    Facebook
  • Google Play promised to ban cryptocurrency mining apps, but we found tons By The Next Web   -   Aug 17, 2018

    GOOGLE PLAY PROMISED TO BAN CRYPTOCURRENCY MINING APPS, BUT WE FOUND TONS

    Google recently announced its plan to curtail the distribution of cryptocurrency mining apps on the Play Store, but it appears some...

    Smartphone, Google, Apps, blockchain, cryptocurrency, Hard Fork
  • EOS community fights back against ‘whales' controlling its blockchain By The Next Web   -   Aug 17, 2018

    EOS COMMUNITY FIGHTS BACK AGAINST ‘WHALES' CONTROLLING ITS BLOCKCHAIN

    The EOS community is growing anxious that its blockchain is really being controlled by a select few. A petition has been drafted to...

    cryptocurrency, Hard Fork, Insider
  • This $40 Squarespace alternative is the economic solution you've been looking for By The Next Web   -   Aug 17, 2018

    THIS $40 SQUARESPACE ALTERNATIVE IS THE ECONOMIC SOLUTION YOU'VE BEEN LOOKING FOR

    With Obior, you can create an amazing site with all the built-in hosting and special features you'll need to get it done. And while...

    Offers
  • San Francisco judge orders bail payment in Bitcoin By The Next Web   -   Aug 17, 2018

    SAN FRANCISCO JUDGE ORDERS BAIL PAYMENT IN BITCOIN

    A federal judge in San Fracisco has ordered a cyber-criminal to pay their bail charges in Bitcoin, inadvertently stimulating cryptocurrency...

    blockchain, cryptocurrency, Hard Fork
  • The week's best Android games to distract you from Earth's impending doom By The Next Web   -   Aug 17, 2018

    THE WEEK'S BEST ANDROID GAMES TO DISTRACT YOU FROM EARTH'S IMPENDING DOOM

    Welcome to our new column, in which YouTuber NimbleThor brings you a short list of the best new mobile games for your Android device,...

    Mobile, Android, Gaming
  • Jam's cheap splashproof speakers cleverly hide charging cables for hassle-free portability By The Next Web   -   Aug 17, 2018

    JAM'S CHEAP SPLASHPROOF SPEAKERS CLEVERLY HIDE CHARGING CABLES FOR HASSLE-FREE PORTABILITY

    Michigan-based audio brand Jam isn't looking to reinvent the wheel with its new range of Bluetooth speakers - but it is trying its...

    Plugged
  • By The Next Web   -   Aug 17, 2018

    WITHOUT THESE THREE CUTTING EDGE TECHNOLOGIES, YOUR SMART HOME WILL NEVER BE SIMPLE

    What if I told you that, just like modern VR was born from smartphone technology, the next generation of smart homes will share technology...

    Smartphone, Contributors
  • WhatsApp backups won't count against your Google Drive storage from November By The Next Web   -   Aug 17, 2018

    WHATSAPP BACKUPS WON'T COUNT AGAINST YOUR GOOGLE DRIVE STORAGE FROM NOVEMBER

    Good news for folks who rely on Google Drive to store their WhatsApp backups: they'll soon no longer count against your cloud storage...

    Phone, Google, Android, Apps