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Tracy DeMarzo-Shapiro | Posted 08.27.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Tracy DeMarzo-Shapiro

In February of 2009 I moved to Los Angeles from New York -- a move prompted by love, work and, of course, the Californian promise of great weather. I ...

In One Month: A New Earth; Shots From Pluto and a Missing Sun

Audrey Peterman | Posted 07.29.2015 | Green
Audrey Peterman

I cannot recall a more eventful month than this July: We discovered the first Earth-like planet outside our solar system, capped a nine-and-a-half year space journey with the first shots back from Pluto, and saw the first report of a landmass "missing" its sun.

Facebook Continues to Check the Boxes With Messenger Platform

Julie Ask | Posted 05.30.2015 | Technology
Julie Ask

Facebook is increasing its share of ownership of consumers' mobile moments. Many of those moments are for sale. Every enterprise or brand should be thinking about how Facebook fits into their strategy to win, serve and retain consumers on mobile devices.

Facebook to Fix Security Issue in iOS App

Sam Fiorella | Posted 10.26.2014 | Technology
Sam Fiorella

My security concerns over our increasing use of mobile apps, for which we rarely read the permission settings or terms of service, were met with harsh criticism by some who said I was wearing a tinfoil hat and breeding paranoia.

Timothy Stenovec

The Real Reason Facebook Is Forcing You To Download Messenger

HuffingtonPost.com | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 08.13.2014 | Technology

A little over a year ago, Facebook launched Facebook Home, software designed to take over some smartphones completely. It was a huge flop, but the mes...

Facebook's Switch To Messenger App Going Just As Terribly As You'd Expect

The Huffington Post | Emily Cohn | Posted 08.09.2014 | Technology

Facebook members are sending the social giant a pretty clear message: Your app stinks. "Terrible app" and "to hell with this" are just some of the ...

Facebook Just Killed One Of Its Main App's Most Popular Features

The Huffington Post | Dino Grandoni | Posted 07.29.2014 | Technology

Facebook is betting you love talking to your Facebook friends so much that you'll download an entirely separate app for the privilege. In a matter...

Facebook To Force You To Get A Second App For Messaging

The Huffington Post | Dino Grandoni | Posted 04.09.2014 | Technology

Enjoy chatting with your Facebook friends on your phone? Well if you'd like to continue to do so, you'll soon be forced to download an entirely separa...

Orbiter Helps Reveal Planet's Fiery Past

| Ken Croswell | Posted 07.04.2013 | Science

Cratered Mercury (inset) won't win any beauty prizes, but it sure had a colorful past. Thanks to the Messenger spacecraft, which began orbiting the wo...

Timothy Stenovec

Why Facebook Should Be Terrified

HuffingtonPost.com | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 05.03.2013 | Technology

Back in 2011, Facebook was adding about 55 million monthly active users each quarter. That number has stayed roughly the same, which means the growth ...

Probe Provides Historic Map Of Planet's Surface

Posted 03.06.2013 | Science

By: Clara Moskowitz Published: 03/06/2013 09:47 AM EST on SPACE.com The surface of the planet Mercury has been completely mapped for the first ti...

RECAP: NASA Finds Water Ice On Mercury

Posted 11.30.2012 | Science

NASA will hold a press conference on Thursday afternoon to reveal new information about Mercury's polar regions gathered from its Messenger spacecraft...

Mercury Probe Spotlights Planet's Strange Surface

Posted 09.24.2012 | Science

By: Charles Q. Choi Published: 09/24/2012 12:12 PM EDT on SPACE.com Mercury has a surface unlike any other planet's in the solar system, instead...