Facebook's teen-only Lifestage app comes to Android
Another experiment aimed at the Snapchat crowd.
Google's arty filters one-up Prisma by mixing various styles
It's just a research project for now, but Google Photos could be the next Prisma.
ICYMI: Real-time drawing collaboration and sippable seawater
Google wants to sell you a screen to share ideas, then store it all in GDrive.
Twitter promises 'meaningful' safety updates next month
There's no word on what it'll be, but it has to do a lot to fix the site's toxic troll problem.
Facebook Live gets spooky face filters for Halloween
Stream as a skull, evil queen, pumpkin or witch with the Snapchat-like feature.
Spam texts could help solve a Canadian murder case
Police hope its 'innovative new technique' will provide new clues in the murder of 65-year-old Frederick 'John' Hatch.
Qualcomm just announced the biggest chip acquisition ever
Qualcomm buys NXP for $47 billion as it looks to make a move on the car industry.
Twitter will fire around 350 employees in hunt for profits
On the upside, growth figures beat expectations, even if hopes were low.
Microsoft's Dial is coming to the Surface Pro and Book
A firmware update will let the hybrid tablets work like the larger Surface Studio.
The Morning After: Thursday October 27th 2016
So much to read...
LG would make more money if it wasn't for smartphones
LG's TV and appliance divisions make big profits and then watch mobile lose it all.
PlayStation 4 has a pair of controllers made for pro gamers
And they look a lot like Xbox gamepads.
Pocket's Explore tab adds more reading suggestions
And you don't even need to login.
Verizon buys a video startup for its tech, kills the service
It was founded by former Hulu CEO Jason Kilar, who won't be coming with.
Giphy's GIF service has over 100 million users every day
Apparently, people like to share animated pictures.
EU and ESA sign deal to keep ahead of global space competition
Space programs in China and India are advancing quickly.
Science exonerates HIV's 'Patient 0'
Genetic reconstruction shows that the virus had been circulating for years in the US before the patient arrived.
Nintendo teases more Switch details for a January livestream
Price, software and launch date are a distinct possibility.
'Hearthstone' shakes up how tournaments will work
Next year's big prize is over $2 million.
Video games are more important than ever
'Stranger Things' director will helm the 'Uncharted' movie
Shawn Levy will still direct several episodes of the second series of theNetflix hit.
'Evolve' is dying after its free-to-play transition failed
"This is the life of AAA game developers who aren't self-funded."
Dolby Atmos audio is coming to the Xbox One
Time to upgrade your audio setup so that it supports it.
Razer's Blade Stealth and 'Core' add up to the gaming laptop I always wanted
Amazon Echo Dot review (2016): Forget the Echo. Buy this instead.
You’ll get Amazon’s Alexa assistant in a smaller, cheaper form factor
Pixel and Pixel XL review: What happens when Google designs phones?
Everyone else making Android phones should be a little worried.