Matthew Wille

Jeff Bezos shared a cringey video of himself driving an electric rickshaw in India
Matthew Wille
The video comes as Bezos makes uneasy ground in India.
Culture
1 hour ago
Google releases three new apps to help you cut down on screen time
Matthew Wille
Some are more useful than others, but the effort is still more than Apple is doing.
Tech
14 hours ago
Amazon is in early talks to test hand-scanning payment terminals
Matthew Wille
The mechanisms and privacy needs of the technology is unclear.
Culture
16 hours ago
Nintendo just won a major patent appeal over the original Wii remote
Matthew Wille
The case has been seven years in the making.
Gaming
17 hours ago
Uber is letting some California drivers set their own fares in another move against the state’s new gig-worker law
Matthew Wille
Drivers can reportedly charge up to five times the standard fare for some trips.
Culture
18 hours ago
Tesla forcefully pushes back on claim cars are auto-accelerating, blames short-selling scheme
Matthew Wille
The company could be facing a massive government investigation into its vehicles accelerating on their own. Drivers have reported 110 crashes and 52 injuries caused by the issue.
Tech
21 hours ago
Microsoft finally addresses weird HoloLens 2 color flaws
Matthew Wille
You might want to wait before paying $3,500 for the fancy AR headset.
Tech
1.17.2020 1:22 PM
More than 70,000 Tinder photos were found on a popular cybercrime forum
Matthew Wille
NYC’s cyber sexual assault task force is taking the crime seriously.
Culture
1.17.2020 4:45 AM
The Xbox Console Streaming preview is now available for Insiders worldwide
Matthew Wille
Just make sure you have a high-speed internet connection and an Android phone.
Gaming
1.17.2020 3:15 AM
Twitter apologizes for allowing advertisers to market to hate groups
Matthew Wille
Keywords like “anti-gay” and “transphobic” were available as audience options.
Culture
1.16.2020 11:19 PM
Elon Musk, noted corny tech dad, wants Tesla to be marketed as a lifestyle brand
Matthew Wille
New documents show the company wants to ‘empower’ its customers.
Culture
1.16.2020 9:42 PM
YouTube is launching a new Profile Card feature for community-building
Matthew Wille
The feature is only available for Android users right now.
Tech
1.16.2020 9:00 AM
FitBit can now read your blood oxygen saturation, which means Google can, too
Matthew Wille
It’s another piece of personal data now owned by the tech giant.
Culture
1.16.2020 2:10 AM
Is Apple recession-proof? Record high job listings seem to suggest it
Matthew Wille
The U.S. and China are Apple’s hiring hotspots right now.
Culture
1.16.2020 1:18 AM
GM is resurrecting the Hummer as an all-electric pickup truck
Matthew Wille
It’s expected to arrive by early 2022.
Tech
1.15.2020 5:46 AM
Google says it will phase out third-party cookies over the next two years
Matthew Wille
Replacement tech is still in development.
Tech
1.14.2020 8:50 PM
Amidst continued worker protests, Instacart introduces new Pickup feature
Matthew Wille
You can now use Instacart to pick up a bottle of wine — but your workers won't be paid well for it.
Culture
1.14.2020 6:42 PM
Instagram will finally let you DM from a web browser
Matthew Wille
The feature's only available for a small group of users right now.
Culture
1.14.2020 5:14 PM
Report: Grindr, OkCupid, and Tinder are all sharing sensitive user data with third parties
Matthew Wille
Users’ precise locations, sexual preferences, and answers to personal questions are being sent to marketing companies.
Culture
1.14.2020 3:54 PM
A Windows patch is expected today to fix a serious security vulnerability
Matthew Wille
Microsoft has refused to discuss the update ahead of time.
Tech
1.14.2020 3:15 PM