YouTube Kids comes to smart TVs

YouTube Kids, the application offering a filtered version of YouTube that’s more kid-friendly, is now natively available on the big screen for the first time, Google announced today. Previously a mobile-only application, YouTube Kids will...

A startup is buying teenagers’ blood and selling it to the rich so they...

"This is totally normal. Really. Now be still while I drain you." Growing old: It's for the poors. Feasting on the vitality of the young in a scientifically questionable effort to live forever? That, friends,...

Magilla is a search engine for mortgages and business loans

If you’ve ever needed to take out a mortgage or a loan for your business, you probably know how difficult it is to find the right terms or borrower to work with. Magilla Loans is...

Hillary Clinton says Facebook must ‘prevent fake news from creating a new reality’

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks during the Women in the World Summit at Lincoln Center in New York Women in the World Summit. Hillary Clinton is not happy about fake news on Facebook....

It’s clearly not a great time for companies with nearly identical circle logos

Well, this is awkward. When The Circle — the 2017 James Ponsoldt film based on Dave Eggers’ dystopian novel — hit theaters, it was emblazoned with a bright red circle (we see what you did...

Indian brides are being urged to beat up their husbands if faced with domestic...

Image: Getty Images/iStockphoto India has traditionally grappled with the problem of domestic abuse that women face at the hands of their menfolk. Despite most cases going unreported, over 113,400 such incidents were recorded in 2015....

Lawfare is the blog we need in the Trump era

Image: Christopher Mineses/Bob Al-Greene Not many people can put the media world on edge with a four letter word. Such is the power, for now, of Benjamin Wittes. Wittes, editor of the suddenly essential Lawfare...

Career coaching service Paragon One gets $1.9M seed funding from investors including Y Combinator

College is supposed to be a life-defining experience–but that doesn’t mean students always graduate with all the skills they need to build their lives. Paragon One, an online career coaching service and mentor marketplace, wants...

Motorcyclists 27x more likely to die than auto drivers

Motorcyclists are 27x more likely to die and 5x more likely to be injured than folks in passenger cars. RideApart discusses the dangers of motorcycling in a mature and upfront fashion. According to the...

Fastly raises another $50 million for its content delivery networking technology

Content delivery company Fastly has raised $50 million in financing to expand its footprint as a corporate supplier of speedy application, website, and web service delivery. In its press release, Fastly calls its service an...