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Is Facebook a media company? Zuckerberg starts to change stance

After weeks of hand-waving about the role his $343 billion social-media company's might have played in facilitating the spread of misinformation during the presidential election-going so far as to call it a "pretty insane idea" that Facebook might have had any influence-Mark Zuckerberg seems to finally be reversing course.


Galaxy S7, S7 Edge, Note 5 Nougat Update Expected in January 2017

Galaxy S7, S7 Edge, Note 5 Nougat Update Expected in January 2017

The LG G6 will have waterproofing similar to the iPhone 7, while the Galaxy S8 is rumored to have a higher water resistance (IP68 certified). There more than 100 instances of a Galaxy Note 7 spontaneously combusting wrecking havoc on its users due to an inherent design flaw which made its batteries explode.



Celine Dion turns down inauguration show

Country singer Garth Brooks also decline an invite to perform at Trump's inauguration, according to TheWrap . As TheWrap reported on Wednesday, Trump is so displeased with his team's inability to lock in A-list talent that he's ordered a "Hail Mary" shakeup of his recruiters to try to book performers, according to a person familiar with the situation.


Facebook is probably making you miserable

Facebook is probably making you miserable

How did they work it out? The study , published in the journal Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking , involved 1,095 people, 86% of whom were women. To improve well-being, the study suggests having a social media cleanse, and go off of it altogether for a week. "And if one tends to feel envy when on Facebook, one should avoid browsing the section (or specific friends) on Facebook causing this envy".


Audi Q8 concept previewed before Detroit show

Audi Q8 concept previewed before Detroit show

Audi said numerous Q8 concept's design elements look like the 1980s-era Audi Ur-quattro. In concept form the Audi Q8 certainly has an imposing front end - its brand signature octagonal single frame grille is considerably wider than in current production cars from Audi, while the vehicle is also said to have many design elements harking back to the original Audi quattro of the 1980s, notably the very wide rear screen pillars.



LG announces 5 new phones - K(2017) series and Stylus 3

Although LG hasn't yet released any information about the pricing, availability and release dates, it has published full specs for each of the new devices, with the expectation that more information will be shared at CES 2017. "Our 2017 mass-tier, mid-range smartphones focus on giving our customers a wide variety of options and choices for their smartphone lifestyles", said Juno Cho, President, LG Electronic Mobile Communications.