Facebook NPE Team Wants Aspiring Rappers to Spit Some Bars

No recording contract, but still feel like spitting some bars? Try Bars, the newest offering from the Facebook NPE Team. The goal of iOS application Bars is to enable rappers to easily create and share their work so that they can focus on and experiment with content, rather than investing in expensive equipment and production…. […]

Pinterest powers up creators during stressful times

Pinterest powers up creators during stressful times Your privacy means the world to us. We share your personal information only when you give us explicit permission to do so, and confirm we have your permission each time. Learn more by viewing our privacy policy.Ok $.ajax({ url: ‘//munchkin.marketo.net/munchkin.js’, dataType: ‘script’, cache: true, success: function() { […]

How to Hide the Tab Bar on Safari for iPad (or Show It)

By default, Safari for iPad shows a toolbar full of browser tabs when you have more than one tab open at a time. If you’d rather simplify the look of your screen, there’s a way to hide your open tabs. Here’s how to hide the tab bar—or how to get it back. First, open Settings […]

Save 25% on phone cases and screen protectors at Speck

Speck Your phone is definitely in a case, right? Carrying a naked phone around is tempting fate, so you should always protect your mobile gear with some sort of protective cover. Accessories brand Speck has a large variety of cases — some thin and light, others rugged and able to protect your phone from a […]

I Found My Niche on TikTok—You Can Too

The first time I heard about TikTok was in the fall of 2019. My coworker at an NYC coffee shop told me how Charli D’Amelio, the most-followed person on TikTok, filmed a video at our location. “Who’s that?” I asked as she tried to explain the app and D’Amelio to me. As a 22-year-old recent […]

Shockingly real deepfakes of Tom Cruise are going viral on TikTok, with the account deeptomcruise amassing 200K+ followers in a few days (Marlow Stern/The Daily Beast)

Marlow Stern / The Daily Beast: Shockingly real deepfakes of Tom Cruise are going viral on TikTok, with the account deeptomcruise amassing 200K+ followers in a few days  —  FOR THE LOVE OF XENU  —  Be afraid.  Be very afraid.  —  Three days ago, a TikTok account going by @deeptomcruise began posting video clips … […]

Twitter Looks to Help Creators, Publishers Monetize via Upcoming Feature Super Follows

Twitter discussed two upcoming features at its Analyst Day Thursday: Super Follows, a way for creators and publishers to monetize premium content; and Communities, aimed at enabling users of the social network to hone in on specific interests. The company did not offer a timetable on the debut of either feature. Product lead Kayvon Beykpour… […]