Category : Life

by Editor - 3 days ago

Verizon sells Yahoo and AOL to Apollo for $5 billion

Yahoo and AOL are changing hands again.  Verizon, which purchased AOL in 2015 and Yahoo in 2017, is now selling them to private equity company Apollo Global Management for $5 billion.  Verizon merged AOL and Yahoo into a subsidiary called...

by Editor - 3 days ago

All the cities testing free money programs

Even as the U.S. economy starts to trend upwards, the promise of Universal Basic Income (UBI) isn't being ignored. Cities across the country keep announcing new free cash programs for residents as recently as last week. This page, which we will upda...

by Editor - 3 days ago

Every U.S. city testing free money programs

Give a Buck is Mashable's deep dive into Universal Basic Income — an idea gaining currency in a time of pandemic and mass unemployment. Now more than ever, our future depends on whether we can pay the bills. Even as the U.S. economy starts to...

by Editor - 3 days ago

Apple's foldable iPhone might come in 2023

Apple is reportedly seriously considering building a foldable smartphone, and it's likely to launch in 2023.  This is according to Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo (via MacRumors), who claims that the device will have an 8-inch, QHD+, flexible OLED d...

by Editor - 4 days ago

Star Wars droids, ranked by usefulness

From the robots that fail miserably at their jobs to the robots dealing with our literal crap, Mashable’s Crappy Robots dives into the complex world of automation — for better or worse or much, much worse. One of the coolest parts of li...