• Here’s why the German government is telling people to smash their kids’ smartwatches
  • Facebook blocks one of the world’s most popular Facebook pages
  • Amazon kicks off its Prime rewards program at Whole Foods with cheap turkey
  • Learn how to make money by selling things on Amazon
  • It doesn’t look like it, but it’s China’s latest AI smart speaker

Here’s why the German government is telling people to smash their kids’ smartwatches

The Alcatel CareTime kid's smartwatch.Image: Getty Images The German government isn’t just banning some children’s smartwatches — its telling people to “destroy” the gadgets already circulating around the country. On Friday, Germany’s telecom regulator the Federal Network Agency announced that a number of these devices, designed for ages 5 to 12, can allow someone to remotely tap into the watch’s microphone and clandestinely spy from remote locations (just like a…

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Facebook blocks one of the world’s most popular Facebook pages

Unilad disappeared from Facebook on Friday.Image: SASCHA STEINBACH/EPA-EFE/REX/Shutterstock The popular Facebook Page for Unilad with 34 million “likes” disappeared from the social network on Friday, suggesting that Facebook blocked the page. It was back up around 10:10 a.m. ET. The temporary shutdown caused panic among the publisher community, reminding them that they operate at the whims of Facebook. “The Unilad Facebook channel encountered some temporary downtime due to a minor…

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Amazon kicks off its Prime rewards program at Whole Foods with cheap turkey

Whole Foods free-range turkey Image: Myung J. Chun/ Los Angeles Times via Getty Images Amazon is generating Prime representatives a interruption on Thanksgiving feasts to kick off its new Whole Foods compensations program. On Wednesday, Amazon put under a new roll of pieces due for a price lash on Wednesday, with a focus on holiday dishes and popular buys. SEE ALSO: Kindles and quinoa: Amazon to sell more contraptions in…

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Learn how to make money by selling things on Amazon

You already spend your money on Amazon, why not make some money there too?Image: pixabay Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. Amazon‘s called “The Everything Store” for good reason. You can buy virtually anything on the megawatt retail site — and we mean anything. Clothes, gadgets, groceries — the sky’s the limit. Want to make some extra cash or starting…

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It doesn’t look like it, but it’s China’s latest AI smart speaker

Image: baidu Google Home and the Amazon Echo have new competition. Baidu, which runs China’s most popular search engine, has produced the Raven H, a voice-activated speaker that runs on an artificial intelligence platform. SEE ALSO: Baidu plans to put a driverless bus on Chinese roads next year and cars by 2021 The Raven H is the first product in Baidu’s upcoming AI plan, following its acquisition in earlier this…

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How OnePlus was able to fast-track the OnePlus 5T in only five months

The OnePlus 5T might be best available payment Android value of its first year . Image: raymond wong/ mashable “When we launched the OnePlus 5, there was no plan to liberate the OnePlus 5T, ” Kyle Kiang, OnePlus’ head of global marketing, was just telling me a week before the brand-new phone’s splashy launch occurrence in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. It’s a singular admission, but it fits perfectly with the Chinese startup’s…

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Apple’s new visitor center is as beautiful and ridiculous as you’d expect

Image: apple Steve Jobs’ last-place large-scale campaign is ultimately ready for the public — but you have to go to Cupertino to see it. I’m talking, of course, about Apple’s famed “spaceship” campus. Though employees moved in months ago, and Apple propelled the iPhone X in the recently minted Steve Jobs Theatre , none of the campus has been open to the public — until now. On Friday, Apple officially…

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4 Sex Toys That Are Really, REALLY Bad Ideas

Remember the good old days, when sex was a occasion you learned about from Cinemax or purloined stores? Maybe that’s too old — do they still even stir periodicals? Remember when sex was something you downloaded after you told your parents you were going to do your homework? It was almost nutritious formerly, before the bad people got ahold of it and saw that shit weird. WARNING: This article is…

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AI Can Help Apple Watch Predict High Blood Pressure, Sleep Apnea

The world’s most valuable corporation crammed a great deal into the tablespoon-sized magnitude of an Apple Watch. There’s GPS, a heart-rate sensor, cellular connectivity, and computing the level of resources not long ago would have filled a desk-dwelling tan casket. The doubt gadget doesn’t have a sphygmomanometer for quantifying blood pressure or polysomnographic equipment found in a sleep lab–but thanks to machine learning, it might be able to help with…

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How to Lock Down Your Facebook Privacy Settings

Facebook deserves a lot of the flack it gets, be it for providing Russian information with a stage or gradually deteriorating privacy standards. Still, it has some sincere usefulness. And while the single good space to keep your privacy safe on Facebook is to delete your chronicle, taking these simple-minded stairs in the places is the next best thing. Remember, it’s not just friends of friends you need to think…

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