Online ticket marketplace Vivid Seats is looking to sell for $1.5 billion
 Online secondary ticket marketplace Vivid Seats is looking for a buyer and they’re hoping to fetch a price of about $1.5 billion, TechCrunch has learned. According to multiple sources, private equity firm Vista Equity Partners is working with Morgan Stanley to unload Vivid, which could net a tidy profit for the firm a little over a year after acquiring the business for about… Read More ...
Trump dealt blow on healthcare plan as House puts off vote
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump failed on Thursday to convince enough skeptical members of his own Republican Party to begin dismantling Obamacare, forcing the House of Representatives to delay a vote on the healthcare legislation. ...
Adventure Time leads the #tempfreeapps [App Download] list [Late March, 2017]
Today a number of really awesome apps and games have gone from a few dollars on Google Play to free… also on Google Play. This includes such simple future-classics as Peach Icons, and GPS Speed Pro, as well as oddities most haven’t heard of before, like Motorsport Manager. And Adventure Time – it doesn’t even matter which app it is, … Continue reading...
Student’s VR therapy tool combats social anxiety and speech disorders
24-year-old Product Design student Gareth Walkom has developed VR software designed to help individuals work through social anxieties and speech disorders by confronting a range of virtual scenarios. The post Student’s VR therapy tool combats social anxiety and speech disorders appeared first on Digital Trends.
What Determines If a PC Is Able to Be a Web Server or Not?
If you are thinking about setting up a web server, do you need a computer specifically built with that purpose in mind or can you use a more common type of computer? Today’s SuperUser Q&A post has the answer to a curious reader’s question.Click Here to Continue Reading...
What Determines If a PC Is Able to Be a Web Server or Not?
If you are thinking about setting up a web server, do you need a computer specifically built with that purpose in mind or can you use a more common type of computer? Today’s SuperUser Q&A post has the answer to a curious reader’s question.Click Here to Continue Reading...
Apple’s plea gets rejected once again; Govt remains firm on its stand
Apple plea to seek concessions does not seem to working. According to a new report, Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitaraman in the Rajya Sabha said, that the government has denied most of the demands of iPhone maker Apple. This is not the first and surely not the last time. Apple executives have been approaching the government time and again, seeking relaxations on customs duty on raw materials (called manufacturing and repair inputs), yield loss on inputs, components and capital e...
The FCC is talking about everything but the imminent repeal of its internet privacy rules
 It was a productive meeting at the FCC: Chairman Pai talked about putting pressure on phone scammers, preventing phone smuggling in prisons, and improving mobile service. But one thing he didn’t want to talk about was the vote taking place in the Senate that very moment that would overturn privacy rules bigger and more important than anything on the agenda. Read More ...
Timing of Obamacare vote uncertain as Trump struggles to win support
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump struggled on Thursday to win over skeptical members of his own Republican Party to begin dismantling Obamacare in the House of Representatives or risk failure on one of his top legislative priorities. ...
Instagram will start blurring ‘sensitive’ photos in feeds
Instagram has announced that it will start blurring photos determined to be ‘sensitive’ in nature so that they don’t appear as-in in users’ feeds. This move is designed to make Instagram a ‘safe environment’ for users who may not want to see the sensitive content, though that content itself isn’t in violation of the company’s rules. The same blurring effect … Continue reading...
Likes arrive for Facebook Messenger — along with a few new reactions
Facebook's News Feed reactions are debuting in Messenger. The app now allows users to like or use an emoji to react to messages, while mentions also make a new appearance for group chats. The post Likes arrive for Facebook Messenger — along with a few new reactions appeared first on Digital Trends.
How to Create a Virtual Dash Button for Almost Anything Amazon Sells
Amazon Dash buttons are a quick and easy way to reorder products that you use often, but they only exist for certain brands and products. The good news, though, is that if you’re a Prime member, you can take advantage of virtual Dash buttons and quickly reorder almost anything that Amazon sells with Prime.Click Here to Continue Reading...
How to Create a Virtual Dash Button for Almost Anything Amazon Sells
Amazon Dash buttons are a quick and easy way to reorder products that you use often, but they only exist for certain brands and products. The good news, though, is that if you’re a Prime member, you can take advantage of virtual Dash buttons and quickly reorder almost anything that Amazon sells with Prime.Click Here to Continue Reading...
Brett Favre: I Know I Can Play At NFL Level ... But I Don't Wanna Get Hit Anymore! (VIDEOS)
47-year-old Brett Favre says he KNOWS he still has the arm to compete in the NFL ... but he just doesn't wanna get hit anymore. The ex-NFL star says he's flattered by ATL Falcons CB Robert Alford -- who strongly feels Favre could make a comeback…
Cisco announces its first Made in India router
Reaffirming its commitment to investing further in the country, global networking giant Cisco on Thursday unveiled its first ‘Made in India’ router which can be used by small and medium businesses (SMBs) across multiple industries. Unveiled in the presence of IT and Electronics Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad, the router, which will cost less than $1,500, is one of the most popular products in Cisco’s core switching portfolio worldwide which is fundamental to network connectivity....
Samsung is aiming to widen access to contactless payments
 While Samsung’s most high profile contactless payment push is the eponymous Samsung Pay — aka its mobile payments product, which competes with the likes of Apple Pay and Android Pay — the company is today bigging up another approach it’s backing, with the not so catchy name of Contactless Companion Platform (CCP). Read More ...
Xbox Games with Gold April lineup revealed: Assassin’s Creed and more
Microsoft has revealed which games its Xbox Live Gold members will be getting in April, and as expected, the titles cover both the Xbox One and Xbox 360 consoles. The games will be available starting on April 1 and running through up to April 30. This is similar to the free games Sony offers to its PlayStation Plus subscribers, a … Continue reading...
Xbox Games with Gold April lineup revealed: Assassin’s Creed and more
Microsoft has revealed which games its Xbox Live Gold members will be getting in April, and as expected, the titles cover both the Xbox One and Xbox 360 consoles. The games will be available starting on April 1 and running through up to April 30. This is similar to the free games Sony offers to its PlayStation Plus subscribers, a … Continue reading...
Don’t eat this spinach: Scientists grow heart tissue on Popeye’s favorite greens
What's the best platform for growing healthy heart tissues in a lab? According to a new bioengineering research project, it may be good old fashioned spinach leaves. Popeye would be proud. The post Don’t eat this spinach: Scientists grow heart tissue on Popeye’s favorite greens appeared first on Digital Trends.
'Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta' Star Erica Dixon Has Explosive Encounter with Cops Before Arrest (VIDEO + MUG SHOT)
Former "Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta" star Erica Dixon was damn near yanked out of her car by cops after she allegedly fled the scene of a traffic stop. The video starts with a street scene, where Erica had just been pulled over for speeding.…