Advertisers are running from Facebook. What’s next?

  • June 30, 2020
The advertiser boycott is quickly spiraling into an even bigger headache for Facebook. The boycott, organized by civil rights groups, has more than 300 participants, and isn’t slowing down. The group has called for an international expansion, and bra…

The Stadia Controller finally works wirelessly with Android phones

  • June 30, 2020
The Stadia Controller is slowly but surely becoming more useful, with some of the features players might have expected at launch at last making their way to the peripheral. Basic Google Assistant capabilities had been available in early access since…

Google Sheets will soon suggest formulas as you type

  • June 30, 2020
Spreadsheet programs like Microsoft Excel and Google Sheets can be powerful tools if you’re a wizard with formulas, but learning all the ins-and-outs of those apps can be time-consuming. If you only use Sheets sparingly, Google is adding two features…

Facebook bans ‘boogaloo’ accounts and pages linked to violence

  • June 30, 2020
Facebook isn’t just limiting the spread of “boogaloo” groups on its platform — it’s tossing many of those groups out. The social media giant has banned accounts and pages from the pro-civil-war group after deeming a violent network that breaks the co…

Amazon’s ‘Crucible’ returns to closed beta to rework gameplay

  • June 30, 2020
Amazon’s Crucible had a rough launch, to put it mildly, and the developers are taking the unusual step of rolling back the game’s availability to give it a second chance. Relentless and Amazon are returning the multiplayer shooter to closed beta as o…

3D-printed plant-based steaks could arrive in 2021

  • June 30, 2020
You could soon be able to enjoy 3D-printed, plant-based flank steak at home. Israeli startup Redefine Meat says that’s what it hopes to accomplish for customers when it launches 3D-printed steak alternatives in 2021. The product will enter a market w…

Uber is reportedly trying to buy Postmates

  • June 30, 2020
Uber might have missed its chance to buy Grubhub, but it might not go away empty-handed. New York Times sources claim Uber has made an offer to buy Postmates. The talks are still in progress and aren’t guaranteed to lead to a union, but negotiations…

Safari in macOS Big Sur will stream Netflix in 4K HDR

  • June 30, 2020
MacOS Big Sur may be a worthwhile upgrade if you love to marathon TV shows. As 9to5Mac reports, users have discovered that Safari in Big Sur will play Netflix videos in 4K with HDR, whether you’re using Dolby Vision or HDR10. You won’t have to switch…

Lululemon buys interactive home gym startup Mirror for $500 million

  • June 29, 2020
Lululemon is best-known for gym clothes, but the gym isn’t an option in areas hard-hit by the pandemic — so it’s finding a way to foster workouts at home. The company has bought home fitness startup Mirror for $500 million to “accelerate the growth o…