Advertisers allege Facebook hid the fact that no one watches video ads

Enlarge According to a newly public filing in an ongoing lawsuit, a group of advertisers now says that Facebook has been willfully withholding information about how much time its users spend watching paid ads—if more people spend more time watching ads, then those ads can command higher rates. The case of LLE One LLC et […]

Garmin adds Deezer to its music-playing fitness watches

To date, Garmin’s music-capable fitness watches have had access to iHeartRadio and… that’s about it. You’re about to get some much-needed variety, though, as Deezer’s music service has finally arrived on Garmin fitness wearables after months of promises. You can store more than 100 tunes on your wrist and sync playlists (including curated workout playlists) […]

Garmin brings music, NFC payments, onboard mapping to Fenix 5 Plus watches

Garmin On the heels of announcing thoughtful updates to its Vivoactive 3 device, Garmin is bringing some of the same, new wearable features to the Fenix line. The new Fenix 5S Plus, Fenix 5 Plus, and Fenix 5X Plus devices finally have Garmin Pay and music storage now, and they include advanced biometric and routing features […]

Google’s latest VR Spotlight story watches you

Google’s latest interactive Spotlight Story has an unusual twist… namely, it’s watching you. The Piggy VR experience uses six-degrees-of-freedom movement tracking to have a pig respond to your gaze as its namesake character is tempted by a cake. Stare at Piggy and the porcine protagonist will look back with annoyance, guilt or surprise while trying […]

Ring’s Neighbors app is a modern take on neighborhood watches

Smart doorbell company Ring, recently acquired by Amazon, wants to drive a new style of neighborhood watch. Neighbors is a standalone app that takes the quasi-social networking aspect of the Ring app and breaks it out into a standalone application for Android and iOS, no Ring hardware required. It isn’t the only app to do […]

Veronica on Netflix: Spot the huge BLUNDER after viewer watches ‘scariest horror ever’

Touted by some as the “scariest movie of all time”, Veronica is a Spanish-language horror that has been making waves on the streaming service since its release last month. Based loosely on a true story from Madrid in the 1990s, it follows a young girl who uses a Ouija board – and the terrifying supernatural […]

Justin Langer watches season go up in smokes

Video Justin Langer watches season go up in smokes0:34 BBL: Justin Langer watches the Perth Scorchers’ season go up in smokes. February 2nd 2018 14 minutes ago /display/newscorpaustralia.com/Web/NewsNetwork/Sport news and galleries/Cricket news and galleries/ Cricket Justin Langer watches season go up in smokes0:34 February 2nd 2018 15 minutes ago /display/newscorpaustralia.com/Web/NewsNetwork/Sport news and galleries/Cricket news and […]

The most crowdfunded watch company in history just came out with new watches — all under $300

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Filippo Loreti is the most crowdfunded watch company ever. Using a direct-to-consumer business model, the brand sells high-end luxury watches for a fraction of retail prices. We tried the newly […]

Fitbit extends support for Pebble watches until June 30th

If you’re still holding on to your Pebble smartwatch for dear life, we have good news: you won’t have to let go for a while longer. Fitbit has extended its support for Pebble services from the original end-of-2017 cutoff to June 30th, 2018. You now have half a year longer to say your goodbyes and […]

These were the 10 most popular watches of 2017

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. We’ve written about a lot of great watches this year, from affordable ones under $ 100 to stylish luxury options under $ 1,500.  No matter what you’re looking for, one of […]