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Teen girl in South Sudan auctioned off for marriage on Facebook

11.21.2018 · Posted in Technology Articles

A 16-year-old South Sudanese girl was sold for marriage via Facebook in a disturbing case that's been described as "reminiscent of latter-day slave markets." The winning bid in the auction was for 500 cows, three cars and $10,000, and the girl was ma... ...

Driving apps pulled from Google Play for reportedly installing Android malware over 560,000 times

11.21.2018 · Posted in Technology Articles

As many as 13 games available to download in the Google Play Store were actually Android malware and downloaded more than 560,000 times, a security researcher said this week. SEE ALSO: Here’s how malicious Android apps are sneaking malware onto... ..., a major hub for hate speech and misogyny, suspended by .ME registry

11.20.2018 · Posted in Technology Articles, the toxic misogynistic community of self-proclaimed involuntary celibates, is no more — at least at that web address. On Tuesday, the .ME registry, which controls the entire .ME domain database, published a post explaining that they ... ...

Apple’s holiday ad is inspirational, but barely includes any Apple products

11.20.2018 · Posted in Advertising Articles, Technology Articles

This year's Apple holiday ad is an animated story meant to inspire you to "Share Your Gifts," meaning your creativity, skills, and art.  It's also meant to inspire you to buy someone you love a creativity-inspiring device like the new iPad P... ...

Turn any surface into a touch screen with this device — Future Blink

11.20.2018 · Posted in Technology Articles

The Puppy Cube mirrors what is playing on mobile, and projects it onto a larger surface. There is even a horizontal mode for big screen viewings. The device looks ideal for creative work, presentations, or just sitting back and taking in some entertai... ...

Meet Chix Fix, the all-female aircraft repair team that’s trying to change the industry

This post is part of Mashable’s ongoing series The Women Fixing STEM, which highlights trailblazing women in science, tech, engineering, and math, as well as initiatives and organizations working to close the industries’ gender gaps. At ... ...