Are robots coming for your job? Yes, but there’s reason to be optimistic.

October 27, 2017

Image: Getty Images/Westend61 We’ve all heard that the robots are coming to take our jobs—especially considering the imagined futures in movies like “I, Robot” and TV shows like “Westworld” and “Humans.” While that’s not entirely true—life does not imitate art in this instance—automation will dramatically change the job landscape. To navigate this unfamiliar terrain, the workers of the future will need to adapt to remain valuable. The state of automation…

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Apple’s Latest Products Get Rare Mixed-Bag Reviews

October 10, 2017

Despite the strength of its brand, Apple Inc. occasionally releases a product to mediocre reviews – remember the original Apple TV or Apple Watch? But reviewers have rarely been as grumpy as this month, when Apple unveiled its collection of new gadgets for the holidays. Each product was docked by reviewers for specific functional flaws, ranging from the iPhone 8’s middling design to Apple Watch Series 3 issues with wireless connectivity, and…

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Netflix hopes to be entertaining us on grueling flights by 2018

September 29, 2017

The nightmare life: Netflix on plane TVs Image: Mashable composite: netflix and Nadir Keklik/ ap rex/ shutterstock In an attempt to expand streaming access( and obligate traveling more passable ), Netflix is taking flight in 2018. As Variety reports, the company announced at Monday’s 2017 APEX Expo that it’s looking to partner with airline carriers in hopes of sharing its low-bandwidth mobile streaming engineering with them to improve in-flight wi-fi…

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Its Your First Day On Wall Street

September 24, 2017

This feature requires JavaScript to function. Buy money. Do stocks. Learn about how stocks happen. Nice call. Should we hit the trading floor, then, or would you like to diversify your portfolio first? Or perhaps you’d like to learn a little about how stocks work? Diversify portfolio. Bet big! Shout! Go home. Yes! You’re doing it! You’re winning all of the money! Go do cocaine. Go home. Hahaha! This is…

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Bitcoin is a fraud that will blow up, says JP Morgan boss

September 24, 2017

Jamie Dimon claims cryptocurrency is only fit for use by drug dealers, murderers and people living in North Korea Bitcoin is a fraud that will ultimately blow up, according to JP Morgan boss Jamie Dimon, who said the digital currency was only fit for use by drug dealers, murderers and people living in places such as North Korea. Speaking at a conference in New York, the boss of Americas biggest…

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Apple CEO Tim Cook received an $89 million bonus because his company is killing it

September 7, 2017

Image: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images A job well done deserves a reward. And a job well done at the world’s most profitable company deserves, well, a reward worth more money than most of us can even fathom. Apple CEO Tim Cook has received $89.2 million in stock for the strong performance of the company’s stock.  SEE ALSO: Damn, Apple’s earnings are on fire Technically, Cook received about 560,000 shares of Apple…

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Netflix’s 5 most expensive shows (so far)

August 29, 2017

Image: netflix A lot of sound has been made about how much Netflix is spending in order to attract new readers and expand into new regions of the world. A Los Angeles Times report designation “Netflix is $20 billion in debt” revamped are concerns that the company was pushing more hard-handed, too fast. First of all, that’s technically mistaken, as Netflix has some indebtednes but is chiefly tied up with…

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18 Year Old Entrepreneur Asks Businessman For Advice and Gets Sexually Propositioned Instead

August 28, 2017

Don’t always expect the world to hand you things for free. Lydia learned this the hard way when she asked a ‘Tech Advice Professional’ for help and instead got some pervy messages asking her about her sexuality.   mashable mashable mashable mashable mashable mashable He later delivered this statement to Mashable: “In the end I didn’t say much else because I found out that it wasn’t appropriate to ask her even…

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ISIS allegedly turned to eBay to get cash across borders

August 12, 2017

The flag of the Islamic State.Image: AP/REX/Shutterstock Like anything, terrorism costs money, but it’s not easy for individuals marked as extremists to transfer significant amounts of cash. Government officials watch for such transactions, forcing extremists to find other ways to send money where they want it to go. For alleged American Islamic State conspirator Mohamed Elshinawy, that meant pretending to sell printers on eBay. SEE ALSO: How Google’s Jigsaw is…

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Twitter is probably not gonna suspend Trump for those North Korea tweets

August 12, 2017

A president.Image: AP/REX/Shutterstock Welcome to Friday, where we’ve entered what feels like round 57 of “Is THIS finally what gets Twitter to ban Trump?” The answer is almost certainly no, to the point that I wish Vegas would put odds on this, because there are few things in this world more certain than that Twitter will not ban the president of the United States. SEE ALSO: Giant inflatable chicken with…

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