Google’s Lookout app helps blind people by telling them about their surroundings

Google’s Lookout app is now available for download, but only in the U.S., and only for owners of Pixel devices. The AI-powered app, which has been undergoing testing since it was originally announced in May 2018, is designed to help blind and visually impaired people by identifying the objects around

Elon Musk slams SEC ‘overreach,’ says he cut his Tesla-related tweets ‘nearly in half’

The SEC wanted a judge to hold him in contempt. Elon Musk quietly accepted their judgement and … just kidding. In a court filing, on the day of the deadline for his response, the Tesla CEO accused the SEC of “unprecedented overreach,” warned that his First Amendment rights were at

Mark Zuckerberg promises to rebuild Facebook as ‘privacy-focused’ social network

Mark Zuckerberg has a plan to fix Facebook, and all it will take is completely rebuilding Facebook, Messenger, and Instagram.  The Facebook CEO published a lengthy post laying out “our vision and principles around building a privacy-focused messaging and social networking platform.” The post explains more about the company’s plans

The Huawei Mate X Is the Coolest Folding Phone We’ve Seen Yet

The Mate X might be the most promising foldable phone we’ve seen yet, but that’s really not saying much. Phone makers still face a huge uphill battle convincing people that foldable phones will be worth buying. Read more… More about Tech, Smartphone, Smartphones, Mashable Video, and Huawei

Elon Musk tweets dumb meme as SEC asks judge to hold him in contempt

Last week, Tesla CEO Elon Musk couldn’t contain himself — he had to tweet about his electric car company. The problem? After he reached a settlement with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission last year over his now infamous “funding secured” tweet, he isn’t supposed to tweet about things that

12 of the best GPS devices for your car

BEST DEALS ON GPS DEVICES THIS WEEK Tom Tom GO 620 — Save $20 Garmin Drive 50 — Save $35.90 Garmin DriveSmart 61 — Save $60 While today’s smartphones are loaded with Google Maps or Apple Maps, they are merely quick solutions for traveling short distances. Believe it or not,

The best VPNs according to the Reddit community

Would you be cool if someone leaked your entire Google history to the government? How about if your internet provider made it so that one episode of The Bake Off took an hour to load? If you’ve had a crisis about anything related to the above, you’ve probably given some

Snapchat might change its most iconic feature

Forget everything you thought you knew about Snapchat. The disappearing messaging app might soon be home to snaps that don’t actually disappear. That’s according to Reuters, which today reports the company is considering a plan that would make public snaps permanently viewable. SEE ALSO: Snapchat survey finds that Snapchat makes