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Trump Admin To Ban TikTok & WeChat Downloads In U.S. Starting Sunday
The ban follows through on a series of executive orders from President Trump that the popular Chinese-owned apps find a U.S. buyer.
Instagram’s New Feature Reels Looks Just Like TikTok
TikTok, which Trump has said will be banned nationally if it’s not bought soon by another company, said it “welcomes competition”
Comedian Performs Stand-Up on 'Animal Crossing'
In the age of social distancing, comedian Jenny Yang is turning to "Animal Crossing" to perform her stand-up.
People’s Location Data Is Being Used To Track Social Distancing
Companies and public health officials are turning to data to help interpret how the virus is affecting various areas and who is following social distancing guidelines.
Book Lovers Build An App to Support Indie Bookstores During Coronavirus Crisis
After many independent bookstores were forced to close and lay off employees, an Instagram community came to the rescue with an app.
On-Nomi: The Japanese Trend Of Digital Drinking With Friends While Self-Isolating
People are gathering in groups on an app to have a few drinks and commiserate while COVID-19 forces them inside.
SoulCycle Is Selling a $2,500 At-Home Bike
The model is already drawing comparisons to competitor Peloton (which has previously sued competitor FlyWheel).
Hundreds of “Marsquakes” Detected on the Planet
The quakes apparently suggest much more activity within the planet than scientists were expecting.
SpaceX and New Partner Announce Space Tourism Venture
“If interested parties are secured, this mission will be the first orbital space tourism experience provided entirely with American technology.”
Impossible Pork Is On The Way
Impossible Foods is looking to take on the planet’s most consumed protein.
This College Is Offering Coasters That Can Detect Date-Rape Drugs
The coasters test for gamma hydroxybutyrate (GHB) and ketamine, which are two of the most common date-rape drugs.
Facebook Bans Deepfakes Ahead Of 2020 Election
But the ban won’t cover all altered videos—despite the misinformation they might cause.
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