Parler offered Trump an ownership stake to post there, report claims

Parler wanted Donald Trump, and badly.  The team behind the social media platform known for its far-right friendly approach to content moderation and, more recently, hosting issues, reportedly offered Trump a 40 percent ownership stake in the company. In exchange, the now-former president would’ve needed to primarily post to that site — giving other social […]

10 Google Maps hacks everyone should know

Google Maps can do so much more than get you from Point A to Point B. Here’s how to maximize all that Maps has to offer.  Read more… More about Mashable Video, Google Maps, Accessibility, Time Travel, and Navigation

Before you sign up for a COVID vaccine, make sure you’re not being tricked by scammers

Scammers have found a new target for their money-making schemes: vulnerable people looking to receive a COVID-19 vaccine. Researchers with the email security firm Tessian have discovered that scam artists are behind many of the more than 2,600 newly registered domain names promoting COVID-19 vaccines. The scammers are looking to steal sensitive personal data from […]

Reddit swoops in to resolve WallStreetBets moderator drama

The adults have spoken.  Two days after a moderator dispute threatened to tear apart the popular subreddit r/wallstreetbets, Reddit itself was forced to step in to stop the bleeding. In a message sent to the subreddit moderators, a Reddit employee said the site had booted several top moderators.  At issue was an apparent play to […]

How to stream Super Bowl LV without cable

The state of the world isn’t even close to normal, no matter how much we wish it were. But against all odds, a Super Bowl will be played on schedule this year. It may not have been a great idea due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, but the NFL managed to play a full season […]

This bizarre glowing Mercedes concept car was somehow inspired by 'Avatar'

Maybe once you squint your eyes enough (and pass by the non-existing steering wheel), there is some semblance to the 2009 film. Mercedes-Benz say they are embracing sustainability goals with this…vehicle, apparently attempting some sort of symbiosis between human and machine. Read more… More about Mercedes Benz, Avatar, Concept Car, Tech, and Transportation