Breaking News

1NewsHub

1NewsHub is an Online Marketing, Social Media and SEO aggregator, designed to make you a SMARTER MARKETER. Please contact us if you have any questions.

Donald Trump is now your last hope for the most basic internet privacy rules

Go ahead and assume that everything you do online is being tracked and sold without your knowledge.  The House voted on Tuesday in favor of erasing a rule that would prevent internet service providers from quietly selling off consumer data without notifying those consumers. The rule — enacted last year ...

Read More & Comment »

Sorry, Lyft, but being less awful than Uber doesn't make you 'woke'

If Silicon Valley is the land of self-congratulatory BS, then Lyft President John Zimmer just made a play for the crown.  As his ride-hail company continues to benefit from the ongoing struggles of its top rival Uber, the extremely rich executive took a moment out of his busy schedule rescuing ...

Read More & Comment »

This Swedish ad perfectly mocks the hype around self-driving cars

We know self-driving cars are the inevitable future of transportation — mostly because all the companies looking to profit from it can’t stop hyping the technology.  A slick ad from Swedish transportation agency Västtrafik has all the hallmarks of a futuristic autonomous vehicle hype video, complete with buzzwords like “sustainable,” ...

Read More & Comment »

What we know about Elon Musk’s plan to go full super villain and play with your brain

Elon Musk wants people to willingly implant electrodes in their brains so they might upload and download thoughts, and he’s building a company to make it happen.  This is Musk’s latest technological frontier. He’s working on an electric car revolution through Tesla and trying to send people to Mars with ...

Read More & Comment »

These new educational apps will help Syrian refugee kids learn and play

Two new apps won an international technology competition to help Syrian refugee children learn, play and cope with trauma. The mobile games Antura and the Letters and Feed the Monster received top honors for EduApp4Syria, which leverages the widespread availability of smartphones to develop free, educational alternatives for millions of ...

Read More & Comment »

SearchCap: Google search app, PPC titles & AdWords DSAs

Below is what happened in search today, as reported on Search Engine Land and from other places across the web. The post SearchCap: Google search app, PPC titles & AdWords DSAs appeared first on Search Engine Land. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. Please click the link ...

Read More & Comment »

iOS 10.3 is freeing up extra storage space, users say

Finally, an update that actually gives you storage space back.  Apple launched its latest software update, iOS 10.3, on Monday. The update comes with new features like “Find My AirPods,” but users seem to be noticing an added bonus: It’s allegedly freeing up their storage space. Wow, iOS 10.3 gave ...

Read More & Comment »

This tiny iOS change will make your phone even zippier

Apple rolled out the new iOS 10.3 update Monday — and if you took the plunge and upgraded to the new OS, you might have noticed your iPhone is running a bit more quickly and smoothly than it did before.   That alone shouldn’t be a big surprise. New software ...

Read More & Comment »

Twitter is adding pre-roll ads to Periscope as it warms up to profits

Twitter has opened up another place for video ads, the buzziest online advertising sector, as it looks to find more revenue for its flight to profitability this year.  Starting Tuesday, select partners can apply to have ads run in front of Periscope videos.  SEE ALSO: Inside Twitter’s decision to keep ...

Read More & Comment »

Apple finally approved an app that tracks drone strikes, then abruptly deleted it

Five years ago, Josh Begley, a data artist and editor at The Intercept, created a straightforward news app for iOS. It sent a push notification to your device each time a U.S. drone strike was reported by a news outlet.  SEE ALSO: Here’s how you create echo chambers on Facebook ...

Read More & Comment »