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Pinterest just bought smart keyboard company Fleksy

Pinterest, in what may be an effort to improve the search and recommendations on its site, has acquired Fleksy, a smart keyboard company. Financial terms of the deal weren't revealed, however, we do know that Pinterest didn't acquire…
Computing

MacOS Sierra ditches Flash for HTML5 push

MacOS Sierra is going to bring with it a lot more than just Siri. It's going to make the browsing experience through Safari 10 safer for everyone, by turning off Adobe's Flash player by default, with plans to do the same for Quicktime and…
Computing

Russian hackers breached the DNC, possibly to steal data on Trump

The Democratic National Committee has revealed that it was successfully attacked last year by Russian hackers who were attempting to gather the data it has amassed on GOP contender Donald Trump.
Social Media

Mark Zuckerberg confirms he is not a lizard during Facebook Live Q&A chat

Mark Zuckerberg presented his very first Facebook Live Q&A session on Tuesday, with questions from users covering a wide range of topics. Comedian Jerry Seinfeld even turned up at one point, and managed to get the Zuck to reveal…
Web

Dallas, Texas may be next on the list of cities getting Google Fiber

Google may soon grace Dallas, Texas, with its Fiber internet service if all goes according to plan. It's working with government officials to complete a feasibility study of the course of the next few months.
Computing

Hacker group may be exploiting unpatched vulnerability in Adobe Flash Player

Kaspersky Lab believes that a group it calls ScarKruft is taking advantage of vulnerabilities in Adobe Flash Player to take control of affected PCs using Windows, Linux, OS X, and ChromeOS. Adobe will address the latest exploit soon.
Movies & TV

Catch a whiff of a galaxy far, far away with these Star Wars scents

Being a Star Wars superfan doesn't mean that you have to smell like an unwashed Rancor. Check out these three Star Wars-inspired scents from German fragrance company Lifestyle Perfumes.
Mobile

12 beautiful apps that just won Apple design awards

Apple has announced the winners for the 2016 design awards, and boy are there some beautiful apps on show this year. The winning selection includes games, productivity apps, and more.
Home

SaltedEats lets you take a crack at cooking your favorite chef’s signature dish

Launched this month in the Los Angeles area, SaltedEats is the on-demand ingredients service that lets people take a crack at cooking famous chef's signature dishes from the comfort of their own kitchen.
Web

Internet users cheer, ISPs sigh as court upholds Net Neutrality ruling

Yet another attempt to combat net neutrality rules has been extinguished by an appeals court, once again demonstrating the strength of legislation put in place by the FCC.
Web

Trump supporter? Find your soulmate at TrumpSingles.com

If Donald Trump's promise to make America great again rings true for you, perhaps you should also peruse TrumpSingles.com, the site aiming to do the same for dating by offering "a place where you can find single, like-minded people,"
Music

Streaming services and record labels have a plan to fix the music industry

More than 50 major record labels, trade partners, streaming services, and educators have joined forces to form The Open Music Initiative, aimed at giving artists technological tools to gain better transparency of how they are being…