You make plans with your friends and family members via Skype, so why not loop in the most important person of all? Your travel agent. On Monday, Expedia launched a new chatbot, this one on the video chatting platform.
The social platform dedicated entirely to aerial photography, Dronestagram, released its best images shared in 2016. From lavender harvests to scuba divers with a manta ray, these 20 shots were selected by a panel of judges.
If you're binge watching television, you're probably doing it all by your lonesome, right? No longer. Meet Atticus, a new chatbot from AT&T "built to talk entertainment." Just think of him as the perfect boyfriend.
Kik, a popular messaging app with more than 300 million users, has taken an interesting approach with its latest feature -- group video calling. Kik's implementation adds up to six "talking heads" at the top of the screen.
Facebook is joining the battle to dethrone Skype as the default video conferencing queen. Back in April, Facebook launched group voice calls on its Messenger app for mobile, but now, the full version is ready for your desktop.
Germany's Justice Minister Heiko Maas insisted that German judges and state prosecutors ought to lay down the law on fake news spread via social media networks (like Facebook), and that it needed to happen immediately.
"Traffic is driving me nuts. Am going to build a tunnel boring machine and just start digging..." Elon Musk tweeted cryptically Saturday morning. And just for good measure, he added later, "I am actually going to do this."
Facebook is running a new experiment that allows people to turn off select ads that they deem upsetting. The changes are part of a wider update to the social network's ad preferences tool, aimed at making the feature easier to navigate.
Facebook said Friday that it's discovered a new t issue that affected a “small group” of Instant Articles content providers for over a month. It's fourth time Facebook has disclosed errors regarding its analytics since September.
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