Facebook will make anti-vaccine content less visible

Facebook announced today a new plan of action for combatting misinformation surrounding vaccinations. The social networking giant will start by reducing the ranking of groups and Pages that spread false information about vaccines so they appear less often in the Facebook News Feed. On Instagram, it will prevent anti-vaccination content from appearing on Instagram Explore […]

Team Canada's Noah Dobson finds success on road less travelled

Canadian junior defenceman Noah Dobson is proof there are different paths to teenage hockey stardom. Dobson scored Canada's game-winning goal midway through the second period against Switzerland on Thursday when he took a pass from teammate Barrett Hayton and swept a shot through the pads of Swiss netminder Akira Schmid, even though defenceman Janis Moser was […]

The PlayStation Classic got a price cut after less than a month in stores – here’s why $60 could be the right price for one (SNE)

Sony The PlayStation Classic is a miniature version of the original 1996 console — Sony’s response to the wildly successful NES Classic and Super NES Classic released by Nintendo. Sony released the PlayStation Classic on December 3 for $ 99, with 20 built-in games included. Less than a month later, the PlayStation Classic is already […]

Alphabet is re-working its Wing delivery drones to be less noisy

Before Alphabet’s Wing drones can start dropping off deliveries all over the globe, the company has to remedy one of the biggest complaints about it first. According to a Wall Street Journal report, the drones are extremely noisy — someone who lives directly under the drones’ path in rural Australia where they’re current being tested […]

The Audi A4 versus the Audi S5 reviewed—sometimes less is more

Enlarge (credit: Aurich / Audi) It’s been an interesting year behind the wheel here at Cars Technica. Quite a few of the cars I’ve tested have delivered surprises—underwhelming ones in the case of best-sellers like the Toyota Camry and Nissan Rogue, as well as unexpectedly delightful ones like the Kia Niro and Honda Accord. Think […]