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Facebook Disabling Accounts Due To Possible “Marketplace” Glitch

Posted by on April 26, 2017 at 11:27 am

If you use Facebook’s Marketplace feature and you are still able to login to Facebook today (4/26/17)¬†you are one of the lucky ones. Shortly after midnight EST Facebook users started reporting on Twitter that their accounts had been disabled for 72 hours without much explanation as to why other than Facebook had noticed suspicious activity […]

Netflix Now Offers Offline Viewing in Windows 10

Posted by on April 3, 2017 at 12:59 pm

Tech Crunch reports that Netflix now supports offline viewing on Windows 10 devices. The only exception to the rule is Windows 10 mobile devices. To take advantage of this feature you must download the free Netflix app from the Microsoft App Store and be running Windows 10. The only catch is not all content on […]

Apple Quietly Releases New Products

Posted by on March 21, 2017 at 10:56 am

Apple this morning released some new products and didn’t make a big deal about it. Apple is famous for holding live keynotes and stream the keynotes online whenever new products are coming out but this time Apple did just the opposite by inviting just a few news outlets, and quietly adding the items to the […]

Facebook Adds “Town Hall” Feature

Posted by on March 15, 2017 at 8:54 am

Tech Crunch reports Facebook has added a feature that allows users to find and follow as well as contact their government representatives. The new Facebook feature can be found under the Apps section of the Facebook mobile app. You just click Town Hall, use your location or type your address,and Facebook populates a list of […]

Spotify & Waze Combine Travel & Music

Posted by on March 14, 2017 at 3:21 pm

Tech Crunch reports that Spotify and the popular GPS travel app Waze have partnered to combine the two things most people do in their vehicles, use GPS and listen to music. This partnership allows Waze users to listen to Spotify playlists while travelling and allows Spotify users to continue to get their Waze updates while […]

Google Pixel Mic Issues

Posted by on March 9, 2017 at 11:12 am

Engadget reports that Google Pixel and Google Pixel XL customers are reporting mic issues on their devices. Google has confirmed that after hundreds of complaints from customers that there is an issue with the microphones that require a warranty replacement. Owners have reported issues in one or more of the three mics built into the […]

Chevrolet Jumping on Unlimited Data Wagon

Posted by on March 2, 2017 at 11:24 am

According to Engadget Chevrolet has announced that it will begin offering unlimited 4G,¬†including an OnStar WiFi hotspot, for $20 a month prepaid. Chevrolet is the first US auto manufacturer to announce unlimited data in their vehicles. The LTE connection is being provided by AT&T towers and there is no contract agreement, so you can cancel […]

YouTube To Offer Cable Channels

Posted by on March 1, 2017 at 12:47 pm

NBC News reports that YouTube has announced that YouTube is going to start offering a live and on demand television service called “YouTubeTV”. The service will cost $35 a month with access up to six accounts. The service is scheduled to go live in the next few months in the US, but no plans at […]

Facebook To Pay “Live” Users

Posted by on February 25, 2017 at 1:13 pm

According to the USA Today, Facebook has announced that it will begin paying users who use the Facebook “Live” video broadcasting service. While it is easy to go live on Facebook, getting paid isn’t as easy. If you want to get paid to broadcast on Facebook here are the requirements. Broadcasters must have at least […]

Waze App to Compete With Uber & Lyft

Posted by on February 24, 2017 at 12:28 am

The Wall Street Journal reports Waze, the GPS app owned by Google, has plans in the works on expanding its carpool a.k.a. ride sharing service. Google has been testing the carpool service in Israel, where Waze was originally founded, and in San Francisco and have been pleased with the results. Google plans to expand the […]