The Chinese digital economy can’t be slowed down. Heres a look at how and why.

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Image: Photo by Wolfram K from Pexels Anyone who regularly reads business news will recognize the Chinese companies consistently making headlines: Alibaba, Baidu, Tencent, and Xiaomi. These companies have established a major role in the global economy. Today, they dominate everything from e-commerce to the Chinese entertainment industry. One of the reasons these organizations have […]

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Audio of Jamal Khashoggi’s death probably didn’t come from Apple Watch

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Jamal Khashoggi disappeared behind these doors at the Saudi embassy in Istanbul.Image:  Isa Terli/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images Amid the news of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi’s disappearance and likely death in Turkey sits a technological mystery involving an Apple Watch. Thursday, the Washington Post reported that Turkish authorities had audio recordings that confirmed Khashoggi’s death inside […]

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Apple debuts Apple Watch Series 4 with edge-to-edge display

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Image: screenshot: jake krol Guys, isn’t growth beautiful? So proud of Apple for how far it’s come, watch-wise. 😪 At its product event Wednesday, Apple unveiled a brand spankin’ new smartwatch: the Apple Watch Series 4.  SEE ALSO: Live from Apple’s 2018 iPhone event While the Series 3 seriously ramped up the Watch’s abilities by […]

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The tech industry actually is a lot like the Wild West but not in the ways you might think

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Bandits and sheriffs? Not so much. Capitalism, graft, and regulation? A tale old as time.Image: Getty Images/iStockphoto Strap on your spurs and pull up those chaps! The U.S. government and the tech industry are gearing up for a good old-fashioned Wild West showdown — but not in the way you might think. During Twitter’s and […]

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Russian trolls spread pro- and anti-vaccine tweets, study says

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Not good.Image: Jeffrey Hamilton/getty Well this is disturbing.  Apparently not content to merely meddle in the 2016 U.S. election, Russian trolls now stand accused of spreading a type of misinformation that could have literal deadly effects: anti-vaccine propaganda.   So finds a new study published Thursday in the American Journal of Public Health, which found […]

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Why Hillary Clintons former CTO is back in Silicon Valley

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Stephanie Hannon, Strava's chief product officerImage: strava Stephanie Hannon, 43, didn’t consider herself an athlete until age 39. In 2014, a looming surgery for personal health reasons had encouraged her to start working out. She began with a hike, and like millions of people worldwide, she turned to her smartphone for some help on where […]

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TripAdvisor apologizes for deleting warnings of rape

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Kristie Love's TripAdvisor review on her vacation in Riviera Maya, Mexico was deleted.Image: Darren Carroll/Getty ImageS TripAdvisor has apologized to a sexual assault survivor after an investigation revealed the website had deleted posts alleging assaults at resorts in Mexico. The belated apology comes seven years after the attack. SEE ALSO: Hotel has an incredibly strange […]

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A timeline of the rogue Twitter employee’s last day at work before deleting Trump’s account

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Image: mashable composite. max knoblauch; shutterstock This post is a part of Mashable Humor. It is not real. We drew the bird, though, and think it’s pretty good. A Twitter customer support employee is responsible for temporarily deactivating the account of President Trump for 11 minutes on Thursday night, just before 7:00 p.m. EST. According […]

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