Washing machines can order more detergent thanks to Amazon’s new Dash partners

Samsung, GE, Obe, and several more companies have joined Amazon's Dash Replenishment Service. That means they will start making devices that automatically order supplies of detergent, dog food, and more when you're running low.

Peeple, the ‘Yelp for people,’ lets anyone publicly rate you as a person

Peeple has been described as the "Yelp for people," and when it makes its terrifying debut in November, it'll be like putting the entirety of the Mean Girls' burn book online. Once you're in it, there's no getting out.

Facebook will soon let you replace your boring old profile picture with a video

Facebook's redesigning profile pages for the first time in a long time. The most noteworthy new features? Animated profile pictures, a spot for bios, and a "featured photo" section.

Your complete guide to the League of Legends: 2015 World Championship 2:55

League of Legends' annual World Championship starts on October 1, scheduled to last for the full month with 16 teams battling it out. Here is a complete rundown of the event, with where to watch and what to expect from the teams.

Amazon’s new ‘Flex’ delivery scheme is like Uber for packages

Amazon is asking regular folks to help it deliver packages to Prime members. Flex, which has just launched in Seattle, offers on-demand drivers the chance to make deliveries for between $18 and $25 an hour.
Movies & TV

Binge-watch at 35,000 feet, thanks to new Netflix-Virgin America partnership

Long flights are getting more bearable, thanks to a new partnership between Netflix and Virgin America. Netflix subscribers on select flights will be able to enjoy free Wi-Fi on their smartphones, tablets, and laptops between now and March…

Google Photos adds Chromecast support, album sharing, refined searching

At its September 29 event, Google announced the biggest update to Google Photos since its launch. Users can now easily share albums, send photos to Chromecast, and better organize and search photos using machine learning.

At #HERNYC, comedians talk about the dangers of being a woman, a comic, and online

Alley NYC honored the funniest women in the Big Apple at HER, an event that asked four incredible women to dig through the "archives of their online lives and share their most ridiculous and surprising experiences in cyberspace."
Movies & TV

AMC closes out season 1 of Fear the Walking Dead with launch of Web series Flight 462

The first season of Fear the Walking Dead is quickly approaching its finale, but fans will be comforted to know that AMC is preparing to launch a new companion Web series, Fear the Walking Dead: Flight 462 on Oct. 4.

Indian goat merchants now bringing their wares to buyers via online market

As the potential of e-commerce grows ever larger, the list of items you cannot purchase online grows ever shorter, and now in India, you can buy a goat via the Internet on sites like OLX.

Google heads to India with high-speed Wi-Fi plan for the nation’s rail stations

With a billion people in India yet to go online, Google hopes its plan to launch high-speed Wi-Fi at 400 of the nation's busiest rail stations will help increase Internet use "so they can access the entire Web, and all of its information…

News you missed this week: iOS malware, Oculus goes mainstream, Serial returns

It can be challenging to keep track of everything that happens in the tech world. That's why we have compiled a list of the top 10 tech stories from this week — just for you. From Apple's iOS malware to VW's diesel scandal, it's all here.