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PewDiePie makes yet another racial slur during videogame live stream

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PewDiePie is in deep water, again.Image: WireImage PewDiePie is at the centre of a controversy, once again.  SEE ALSO: PewDiePie after Charlottesville: ‘Nazi memes are not even that funny anymore’ YouTube’s highest paid and most prominent personality, whose real name is Felix Kjellberg, used a racial slur during a livestream video playing Battle Royale shooter PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds.  In the video, PewDiePie can be seen getting frustrated with another …

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Disney apps spying on children, lawsuit claims

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… environment in the media business. For ESPN, one of its largest segments, it said it would go direct-to-consumer, starting in 2018, as the unit has been hit by subscriber losses. It also said it would no longer put its Disney and Pixar movies on Netflix, starting with its 2019 calendar film slate. Follow Chris Ciaccia on Twitter at @chris_ciaccia Read more: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/08/09/disney-apps-spying-on-children-lawsuit-claims.html …

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16 clever tech pranks anyone can do

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technology has made lots of things in life easier and pranking just happens to be one of them. If you feel like your friends and family haven’t been pranked in awhile, then their time is probably due. We’ve compiled a list of simple and clever pranks that you can pull on your loved ones using the tech you already have. These pranks are also pretty harmless in the long run. You’re trying to toy with your pals’ minds not destroy your friendships. SEE ALSO: 8 Devious …

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Apple to add Woman With Headscarf, Breastfeeding and, naturally, Zombie emoji

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New emoji for the headscarf woman and breast-feeding mom.Image: apple/composite Happy World Emoji Day, 24 hours in which we realized that there still isn’t an emoji for every mood, activity, job, and clothing style. SEE ALSO: Emoji sheriffs are patrolling Twitter The good news is that the emoji-creation industry is always racing to catch up with real-world social mores. Now, we have the promise of Woman With Headscarf and Breastfeeding. Of the two, Woman With Headscarf, who seems to be …

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Finally, I’ve learned to stop saying sorry in work emails

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Image: VICKY LETA / MASHABLE I’m sick to the back teeth of saying sorry for doing my job. There, I said it. I have been apologising for the tone and content of my emails since the beginning of my career. Finally, I’m learning not to temper the way I communicate. SEE ALSO: This subscription box for single women is everything that’s wrong with tech bro culture A recent article about the “emotional labour of female emails” made me realise that I wasn’t the …

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YouTube went offline worldwide, and internet had no chill

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Image: Getty Images UPDATE: June 16, 2017, 10:16 a.m. EDT YouTube is back up, and life is ALL GOOD again. Carry on! The original story follows below. The world’s largest online video platform is not loading… and ahhhh… what the heck are we gonna do? YouTube went down on Friday morning and sent the internet into a tizzy. Instead of seeing the familiar YouTube home page, users were greeted with an error message. SEE ALSO: How a YouTube tech reviewer became the face of fidget …

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Transgender Twitter isn’t here for the platform’s gendered assumptions

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… guessing gender aren’t singular to Twitter. Other tech giants, like Google, assume the gender of users based on their activity to better target ads and content. But given the growing ability to express a spectrum of gender identities in society, the model needs some serious updating or phasing out. Mashable has reached out to Twitter for comment, and we will update this post if we hear back. Watch: What parenting a transgender teen teaches you Read more: …

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Tim Cook will take this Apple Watch secret to the grave\n

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This is the look Apple CEO Tim Cook gives you when you ask him for more details about Apple Watch sales.Image: Evan Vucci/AP/REX/Shutterstock Tim Cook has a secret about the Apple Watch, and he’s not any closer to telling us. Apple’s latest quarterly earnings report for Q2 2017 was yet another big showing for the company, and CEO Tim Cook was, as always, pleasant and positive on the publicly-streamed conference call disclosing the financials. But yet again, he left us hanging when …

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Amazon won NFL Thursday Night Football rights, so what’s next for Twitter?

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Image: kenneth k. lamb/baltimore sun/tns via getty images  Twitter shook the tech press (some of its most loyal users and followers) last year when it announced it had purchased the digital streaming rights beating out Facebook, Amazon, and Yahoo for 10 games of NFL Thursday Night Football games. SEE ALSO: Soon you can watch NFL games on Amazon Prime The general reaction at the time could be summed up as: “Really… Twitter?” The platform for sharing news articles, funny …

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Twitter is proof that April Fools sucks and Trump will always be a great punchline

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… don’t know what facts are real but that’s also just America right now Rachel Bloom (@Racheldoesstuff) April 1, 2017 No April Fools’ joke can compare to the host of ‘The Celebrity Apprentice’ working with Russia to become President of the United States. Alex Goldschmidt (@alexandergold) April 1, 2017 Happy April Fools Year! May this awful government prank be over soon. Aparna Nancherla (@aparnapkin) April 1, 2017 WATCH: 4 tech tips to epically …

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