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Facebook Activates Safety Check Feature After Brussels Attacks

Facebook activated its Safety Check feature Tuesday morning, following explosions around Brussels. The option allows users in a tragedy or natural disaster to mark themselves as safe, and was widely used — and praised — after the Paris shootings attacks last November. Brussels Airport was the scene of at least two explosions Tuesday morning, with another blast at a nearby ... Read More »

After lackluster Apple report, all eyes on Samsung

Just how bad are conditions in the smartphone market? We’ll get a better idea later Wednesday when Samsung announces its latest quarterly earnings. Apple painted a pretty bleak picture for high-end smartphones on Tuesday when it reported slow sales growth and forecast its first drop in revenue in 13 years. “We’re seeing extreme conditions—unlike anything we’ve experienced before—just about everywhere ... Read More »