No one uses Facebook Stories, so now they’re available for #brands

The social network says that this is rolling out to all Pages over the next few months, both on Android and iOS. The last attempt to make Facebook Stories relevant was allowing people to cross-post Stories directly from Instagram. And, well, that hasn’t exactly set the world on fire, so might as well open them … Read more

Lettera di Loris Bertocco a la Repubblica: “Vi chiedo una legge per chi soffre”

12 ottobre 2017 Sono Loris, vi chiedo la possibilità di accompagnarmi in questo percorso e vi racconto la mia storia. Sono nato a Dolo il 17 giugno del 1958 e nel 1977 frequentavo l'Istituto Tecnico. Il 30 marzo 1977 ho fatto un incidente stradale che … by Livio Acerbo #greengroundit from

New story in Technology from Time: Delta’s App Just Got a New Feature That Travelers Will Love

Checking in for a Delta flight just became a lot easier. Delta now automatically sends boarding passes to passengers 24 hours before a flight if they’re using Delta’s mobile app. Flyers just have to open the Fly Delta app to trigger the check-in. The change has only rolled out to iOS users at this time, … Read more

AR mystery startup Magic Leap looking to raise as much as $1B in new round

Magic Leap may be raising as much as $1 billion to fund their vision of a future filled with augmented reality glasses. A Delaware filing dated Wednesday was provided to us by CB Insights, confirming that the secretive startup has authorized about $1 billion in new funding.  The filing authorizes over 37 million shares of Series … Read more

Sony’s Xperia Touch projector arrives in the US at an absurd $1,700

Do its features justify that hefty price tag? Its projector features turn any flat surface (wall, table, floor, etc.) into an interactive screen. It uses a combination of infrared light and a built-in camera to detect and interpret motion at a 60 fps rate. The device is portable, but the battery only lasts about an … Read more

Memo to Facebook: How to Tell If You’re a Media Company

On Thursday, Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg repeated a Facebook talking point that’s beginning to wear thin. Asked if Facebook is a media company, she resisted the characterization. “At our heart we’re a tech company, we hire engineers. We don’t hire reporters, no one’s a journalist, we don’t cover the news,” she said. Facebook does not … Read more

Lenovo’s Yoga 910 Star Wars Edition 2-in-1 laptop is $370 off right now

Regardless of whether you’re on the side of the Empire or the Rebel Alliance, this slick laptop deal is bound to pique your interest. Lenovo is offering the Star Wars edition of its Lenovo Yoga 910 for a whopping $370 off its list price. No matter whether you choose the gray-on-black Empire version or the … Read more

Scuola, la rivolta della preside contro la circolare: «Non possono tornare a casa da soli? Li porto io al bus»

La preside di Cunardo (Va), Luisa Oprandi, ha deciso di farsi una camminata ogni giorno con i suoi alunni. Ma non per divertimento. Nelle scuole italiane sta generando confusione la circolare del ministero dell'Istruzione che vieta di far uscire da … by Livio Acerbo #greengroundit from

LG will build Europe’s biggest EV battery factory next year

The company’s chemical arm is planning to manufacture up to 100,000 EV batteries starting next year, recruiting 2,500 people in the process. According to Reuters, the factory will also include an R&D center. While the factory may sound big enough, LG Chem’s production estimates place it at around 10 percent of the capacity of Tesla’s … Read more