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10 of the best tablets in the UK, according to online reviews in 2019

Tablets are great! They're compact, sleek, and magical devices that you can bring with you anywhere. You can get some work done on the road, watch a movie at home, or read an e-book while chilling in the garden. Tablets are wonderful if you need something better than a smartphone,

Facebook finally cracks down on anti-vaccination conspiracy theories

Facebook is crawling with anti-vaccine conspiracy theories. Now the company will finally do something about it. The company announced a series of new policies aimed at combatting the spread of anti-vaccine content on its platform. The new policies, which will make it harder to find false information about vaccines, come after

The Jibo home robot just sang its own death knell

Ignored in life, not celebrated in death. It's time to say goodbye to the robot everyone has already forgotten about.  The Jibo home assistant — think of it as a cuter Amazon Echo without all the features — just announced its own retirement to bewildered owners around the world. The smart

Twitter suspends spammy follow/unfollow social media companies

Twitter is flexing its muscles, and some businesses are pissed. Twitter has suspended three prominent social media companies that enable clients to rapidly follow and unfollow accounts using the Twitter API. This is a popular strategy for increasing followers, but a practice that's largely seen as spammy. SEE ALSO: Selling fake followers

Facebook removed hundreds of accounts and pages linked to Iran

Facebook has removed nearly 800 fake accounts, pages and groups its security researchers say were linked to Iran. The accounts, which were in many cases made to look like local news organizations, engaged in "coordinated inauthentic behavior," according to Facebook and had accumulated more than 2 million followers and hundreds of

NYC might actually eventually allow e-scooters

New York City has been a holdout in the electric scooter craze, but after a city council hearing Wednesday, that could finally change. The city's Committee on Transportation introduced four bills concerning e-scooters and electric bicycles. Companies like Bird and Lime that rent out the motorized scooters haven't been allowed to

Xiaomi’s double-folding phone really exists, and it looks amazing

A few weeks ago, a leaked video showed a tablet-like device, allegedly made by Xiaomi, that folded in two places to create a pretty sleek smartphone.  Now we know that this phone is real, and that it's made by Xiaomi.  Xiaomi's president Lin Bin posted a teaser video on China's Weibo, giving

8 of the best free antivirus software options

For any PC user, it's important to have effective antivirus software installed. Besides protecting you against nefarious viruses and trojans, antivirus software also blocks spyware and can offer adequate protection against malware and adware.  In the past, antivirus software has been known for slowing down PCs due to its need to

Welp, someone basically made that ‘Black Mirror’ dating app

The clock is ticking, and your heart is at stake. The polarizing Black Mirror Season 4 episode "Hang the DJ" depicted a futuristic dating app in which an AI called "Coach" only gives daters a set amount of time — 12 hours, or even 12 years — to date a potential