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‘Breaking Bad’ star RJ Mitte and ‘bionic actress’ Angel Giuffria are on a mission to change disability representation in Hollywood

‘Breaking Bad’ star RJ Mitte and ‘bionic actress’ Angel Giuffria are on a mission...

Angel Giuffria is known as the 'bionic actress' because she wears a high-tech prosthetic arm that she likes to tinker with and customize. RJ Mitte is an actor who reached worldwide fame following his portrayal of Walter Jr. on the show 'Breaking Bad'.  We talked to Giuffria and Mitte about disability representation in Hollywood and…
Report: iPad mini 5 and 9.7-inch iPad coming in ‘first half of 2019’

Report: iPad mini 5 and 9.7-inch iPad coming in ‘first half of 2019’

The 9.7-inch iPad is the cheapest iPad that works with Apple Pencil.Image: lili sams/mashableBy Raymond Wong2019-01-17 16:11:11 UTC New Smart Battery Cases (and maybe the possibly-not-dead AirPower) aside, Apple's first real product releases of the year will probably be new iPads. A new report from Digitimes claims two suppliers have already been contracted to produce…
Apple CEO Tim Cook to Congress: It’s time to stand up for the right to privacy

Apple CEO Tim Cook to Congress: It’s time to stand up for the right...

Tim Cook says 2019 is the year we do something about data privacy.Image: ARIS OIKONOMOU/AFP/Getty ImagesBy Matt Binder2019-01-17 08:03:58 -0800 Apple CEO Tim Cook is on a crusade to make tech companies care more about their users’ privacy. In an op-ed for Time Magazine, Cook once again called for a sweeping change within the tech…
Houseparty taps ‘Heads Up’ to make money without ads

Houseparty taps ‘Heads Up’ to make money without ads

Can a social network make money without relying on advertising? Houseparty, the video chat app so popular with teens Facebook copied it, is about to find out. The app, which bills itself as a "face to face social network," just took its first step toward actually making money. The app is teaming up with Warner…
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez gave the Democrats a lesson in how to use Twitter

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez gave the Democrats a lesson in how to use Twitter

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, queen of Twitter.Image: Win McNamee/Getty Images)By Nicole Gallucci2019-01-17 16:12:01 UTC Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez just shared her expert Twitter skills with fellow Democrats, which means every Republican in Washington who has a Twitter account should be shaking. The freshman member of Congress has mastered the art of social media by consistently delivering swift takedowns to…
Kit Harington kept Jon Snow statue from crypt in ‘Game of Thrones’ trailer

Kit Harington kept Jon Snow statue from crypt in ‘Game of Thrones’ trailer

Every sentimental franchise actor has to keep a token from their time on set. Who among us wouldn't snag a lightsaber, wand, or other iconic prop if we were part of the films and shows that made them legend?  So it was for Game of Thrones' Kit Harington, who revealed on BBC Radio that kept,…
Groove X’s Lovot is a cute robot that will give you all the feels

Groove X’s Lovot is a cute robot that will give you all the feels

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The Face ID ruling is a big win for digital rights. Here’s what needs to happen next.

The Face ID ruling is a big win for digital rights. Here’s what needs...

Now, if the cops try to force you to unlock your iPhone with your face, the law might actually be on your side.  Previously, other courts have ruled that the police could make suspects unlock their phones with Touch ID, even though legally they couldn’t force that same suspect to give up their passcode. Digital…
‘John Wick: Chapter 3’ trailer dreams the impossible dream: Watch

‘John Wick: Chapter 3’ trailer dreams the impossible dream: Watch

What is John Wick's impossible dream? Probably to finally find a way out of the life of violence he returned to in the very first John Wick movie.  Unfortunately for ol' Baba Yaga, the events of John Wick: Chapter 2 have made that nearly impossible. John's fight continues in the trailer for John Wick: Chapter…

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Goldman shares rise as rivals line up to take stakes in...

Scott Eells | Bloomberg | Getty Images A pedestrian passes in front of 200 West St., which houses the headquarters of Goldman Sachs Group, in New York. Goldman Sachs shares jumped 2 percent after word it has lined up rival banks to take stakes in its three-year-old app devoted to selling complex investment products. The…

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