DJ Khaled, Floyd Mayweather Jr. charged with promoting cryptocurrency without disclosing they were paid

San Francisco (CNN)Music producer DJ Khaled and boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. were charged by the Securities and Exchange Commission with promoting investments in initial cryptocurrency coin offerings without revealing that they’d been paid. Centra has separately been charged by the SEC, which alleged that its ICO was fraudulent. Centra could…

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Apple’s health-centric Watch Series 4 can call for help if it senses you fall

Apple’s new health features represent a transformative change for the Apple Watch.  The smartwatch that was once marketed as a fashion-forward (lol) tech gadget with a smattering of health and fitness features is now creeping closer and closer to a full-fledged medical device. SEE ALSO: The Apple Watch Series 4…

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Grindr has changed its rules to stamp out discrimination on the platform

Grindr is attempting to stamp out discrimination.Image: grindr Grindr has long had a problem with discrimination. It’s evidenced by profiles which are openly racist, with terms like “Black=block,” “no gaysians” or “no chocolate or rice” that are written in these bios. SEE ALSO: Bumble launches digital snooze button that lets…

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Apple debuts Apple Watch Series 4 with edge-to-edge display

Image: screenshot: jake krol Guys, isn’t growth beautiful? So proud of Apple for how far it’s come, watch-wise. 😪 At its product event Wednesday, Apple unveiled a brand spankin’ new smartwatch: the Apple Watch Series 4.  SEE ALSO: Live from Apple’s 2018 iPhone event While the Series 3 seriously ramped…

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Russian trolls spread pro- and anti-vaccine tweets, study says

Not good.Image: Jeffrey Hamilton/getty Well this is disturbing.  Apparently not content to merely meddle in the 2016 U.S. election, Russian trolls now stand accused of spreading a type of misinformation that could have literal deadly effects: anti-vaccine propaganda.   So finds a new study published Thursday in the American Journal…

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Google Fit redesigned to reward you for moving and getting your heart rate up

The new Google Fit focuses on two new activity metrics: Move Minutes and Heart Points.Image: raymond wong/mashable Raise your hand if you walk 10,000 steps a day or complete 75 minutes of vigorous physical activity or 150 minutes of moderate physical activity a week as recommended by the American Heart…

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France bans students from using smartphones and personal tablets at school

France already restrained students from using smartphones and personal tablets during instruction hours since 2010, but the new ban prohibits students aged three to 15 from even bringing their devices to school.Image: nasir kachroo/NurPhoto/Getty Images Here’s one way to crack down on phone use. The French Parliament voted overwhelmingly (62-1)…

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Twitter CEO explains alleged ‘shadow bans’ to Sean Hannity

Jack Dorsey went on Sean Hannity to reassure conservatives Twitter doesn't 'shadow ban' people for their political beliefs.Image: Drew Angerer/Getty Images Twitter’s CEO is still going out of his way to appease conservatives and conspiracy theorists. One day after publicly reaffirming his company’s decision not to suspend InfoWars host Alex…

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