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Six Ways to Shatter Your Phone Addiction

If you’re like me, you probably spend way too much time on your phone. And…

Remember Google Glass? Now It’s Helping Kids With Autism Recognize Emotions

Google Glass was a pretty huge failure. What looked years ago like an ubiquitous item…

This Amazing App Makes Donating to Charity Feel Like Swiping on Tinder

Tinder’s journey from viable dating app to mindless swiping game has been well-told on the…

The New Emojis Are Putting a Special Emphasis On Inclusivity

The final list for all new emojis in 2019 has been approved, and we have…

Facebook Has the Technology to Predict When You’ll Die

A recent investigation by The New York Times explored the deep-cut patents filed by Facebook,…

Facebook Just Made 14 Million People’s Profiles Public Without Warning

Facebook announced Thursday that a software bug switched 14 million people’s profiles to “public” without…

Robots Can Build IKEA Furniture Now, So Better Start Worrying

There are moments where we have to admit there are some things humans will never…

Facebook Confirms It Scans Your Private Pictures and Messages

In an interview published earlier this week, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg indicated that his company…

Elon Musk Joins #DeleteFacebook As Zuckerberg’s Company Fights Legal Trouble

Earlier this month, a whistleblower revealed that Facebook’s information center was compromised in a huge…

5 Questions to Ask Before Posting To Social Media

I was a freshman in college when Facebook came out and I distinctly remember thinking,…

Spotify Is Collaborating With ‘The New York Times’ for New Media Bundle

Spotify and The New York Times are teaming up for what is bound to be…

Need Help Fasting? There’s an App for That

If the fact that smartphones have made it possible for you to carry an entire…

Facebook Is Going to Start Labeling Fake News

After a lash of criticism following his comments denying that Facebook played a role in…

Facebook Could Be the New YouTube So You Can Kiss Your Social Life Goodbye

As if we all weren’t wasting enough time on Facebook, the social media giant recently…

Google Chrome Can Now Warn You if You’re on a Fake News Site

Google Chrome is joining the fight against fake news. Already, Facebook and Chome’s creator Google…

8 Things Christians Need to Do More on Social Media

I’m terrified that because of social media, the entire world can see my words. It…

Police Might Roll Out a ‘Textalyzer’ to See if You’ve Been Driving Distracted

Automobile-related deaths were up some eight percent in 2015 over against 2014, according to reports.…

8 Dangers of Social Media We’re Not Willing to Admit

When I posed a question the other day about possibly leaving social media, I got…

New AI Technology Checks the Tone of Emails

IBM Waton is trying to redeem Internet communication by putting an end to passive-aggressive emails.…

The Spiritual Consequences of Selfie Culture

As someone who’s cycled through Facebook, Tumblr, Twitter, email and back again in the time…

Google Wants You to Feel Guilt About #Instafood

Google wants to add guilt to the growing mix of social anxieties associated with scrolling…

Today Is the First Ever #BlackOutDay

Friday, March 6, marks the first annual BlackOut Day, a day dedicated to “celebrating the…

What Are These Weird Lights on this Dwarf Planet All About?

Do aliens exist? Blink-182’s Tom DeLonge thinks so. Bill Clinton wouldn’t be surprised if they…

Painless Tattoo Removal Cream Is Really, Truly On the Way

For decades, parents have had an ace to play when it comes to their kids…

Anonymous Declares War on ISIS

Following the UN’s report of ISIS’ ghastly crimes against humanity, rogue vigilante hacker group Anonymous…

Will the RadioShack Bankruptcy Affect You?

It has not been a great month for companies loved more for what they were…

Twitter Chief: ‘We Suck at Dealing With Abuse’

The Verge got their hands on an internal memo in which Twitter CEO Dick Costolo…

Ska Band or Improv Troupe: The Internet’s Hardest Game

On the surface of it, ska bands and improv troupes have little in common, outside…

‘Serial’ Shuts Down the Haters

Serial may be over, but the snowball started by its investigation into the case of…

Stop Sharing That Facebook Copyright Thing

In 2012, some terribly unfunny person started a hoax about how you have to post…

Take a Moment to Fill Out This RELEVANT Podcast Survey

Hey, RELEVANT Podcast fans. As you, a regular RELECANT Podcast listener know, we’re always looking…

The U.S. Navy Finally Has a Drone That Looks Like a Shark

The U.S. Navy has unveiled “Ghostswimmer,” an underwater reconnaissance drone designed to look like a…

Best Buy and Judd Apatow Need to Think Through Their Tweets.

Today in Poorly Thought Out Tweets, both comedy superstar Judd Apatow and noted seller of…

Meet Chuck Johnson, the Guy Everyone Wants Banned from Twitter

If you’ve been on Twitter the past few days, you may have seen the call…

Our Long National Nightmare of reCAPTCHA Is Nearly Over

reCAPTCHA, that necessary evil that protects websites from spam by making you attempt to decipher…

Mark Zuckerberg Donates $25 Million to Fight Ebola

Time will only tell whether or not Mark Zuckerberg’s invention saved or doomed friendships as…

Here We Go Again: 5 Million Gmail Passwords Have Leaked

The Daily Dot is reporting that five million Gmail passwords have leaked on a Russian…

Who Needs Human Friendships When You Have Apple’s New Watch?

As part of its big event, Apple unveiled one of those items everybody mocks today…

Welcome to Your New World, iPhone 6 Plus

Do you find your iPad too big but your iPhone too small? Well, today is…

The Next Transportation Revolution is Here

Over the past several years, high-end hybrids and futuristic electric cars have slowly become more…