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AMC Just Launched Its Own Version Of MoviePass — Here Are The Crucial Differences

Just in time for the season of summer blockbusters, AMC is launching a monthly movie subscription package which will allow members to see more movies for less money. If that sounds familiar, it should: it’s specifically rivaling MoviePass, one of the…
By Mia Mercado

Amazon's Alexa Is About To Hit Hotel Rooms & You Will Live For All The Requests You Can Make

Do you love hotels rooms but hate the idea of having to leave said hotel room for anything? Do you wish you could just scream “MORE TINY SHAMPOOS” at the hotel room walls and more tiny shampoos would appear? Enter Alexa for Hospitality. It’s the heig…
By Mia Mercado

Facebook Can Now Fix Photos You Blinked In To Make It Look Like Your Eyes Are Open

Are you one of those people who ruins every picture because you can't seem to take a photo with your eyes open? I am! One of our favorite social media platforms found a way to do something about it. Facebook can fix photos where your eyes are closed …
By Megan Grant

Android Users Will Finally Be Able To Send Texts From Their Computers

Good news for Android users! No, the green bubble isn't going away. Sorry. However, texting just got way more convenient. In a recent blog post, Google shared Android users can now send and receive text messages from their computers using Messages fo…
By Megan Grant

Instagram Won't Notify Users About Screenshots Anymore, So We Can All Take A Deep Breath

Instagram Stories is a great way for users to share temporary content, announcements, visual montages, and collections of images with followers, without the permanence of uploading standard posts to one’s Insta profile. Super fun filters can adorn yo…
By Carolyn de Lorenzo

7 Signs You're Being Facebook Stalked, Because OMG There Are So Many Clues

Is there anyone among us who hasn't used Facebook once or twice to snoop on somebody? An ex perhaps? An old friend or relative? Let's face it, the site is the first place most people turn to when they want to get the lowdown, and the sheer number of …
By Emma Flynn
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Bustle's Engineers On Getting The Job Done

Speaking from personal experience, Bustle is a unique and exciting work environment. The employees are empowered to be themselves, to actualize creative ideas they believe in, and to form strong bonds with their team. Not to mention, the staff is mad…
By Arielle Dachille

This Artificial Intelligence Expert Wants To Change The Way We Make AI — And Women Play A Key Role

You are likely very familiar with artificial intelligence, even if you don't recognize it as such: all your tech assistants, from Siri to Alexa, run on the technology, but just because it's ubiquitous, doesn't mean it couldn't be made better: more in…
By JR Thorpe

The Nintendo NES Classic Is Coming Back, With All Your Favorite Old School Games

HUGE news for fans of Super Mario Bros. 2: The Nintendo NES Classic Edition console is coming back to retail stores in the United States next month, about a year after axing the popular system last April. Though Nintendo's been teasing the reboot sin…
By Rebecca Fishbein

John Legend Is Going To Be An Google Assistant Voice, So Now You Can Ask Him ANYTHING

If the thing that’s been stopping you from buying a Google Home is fact that the voice of the Google Assistant doesn’t sound like it’s played Jesus from a production of Jesus Christ Superstar or won any Grammys, time to fork over that $99. At yesterd…
By Mia Mercado

Here's Why Twitter Wants You To Change Your Password Right Now

If you use Twitter, you should change your password ASAP, and should also change your password on any other sites where you use the same one you use on Twitter, the social media site is advising users. In a May 3 tweet from the Twitter Support accoun…
By James Loke Hale

7 Apps That Will Make Every Cat Owner's Life Easier

Owning a pet is one of life's greatest joys, but it is also a huge responsibility. With that said, I am of the belief there is a pet out there for everyone. Though I definitely tend to side with dog when given the choice between them and cats, owning…
By Callie Tansill-Suddath

Here's What 7 Dating Apps Really Think About Facebook Getting Into The Dating Space

On Tuesday, Facebook announced Facebook Dating at their annual F8 developer conference, so in addition to your regular Facebook profile, you can set up a dating one through the social platform, too — come later this year, that is, when it will be tes…
By Natalia Lusinski

Facebook's Dating App Announcement Left Out Some Major Details About Privacy

Are you tired of the Tinder game, sick of swiping through an endless scroll of faces whose smirks suggest they're 100 percent prepared to ghost the minute a more intriguing profile comes along? Are you looking for a real and lasting love? Facebook wo…
By Claire Lampen

Facebook Dating Profiles Are Coming Soon & Here's How They're Different Than Dating Apps

Facebook is already an addictive social media platform that enables you to “like” and “love” statuses to your heart’s content. Now, you may ~like~ Facebook’s latest feature, too — dating — and possibly fall in love in the process. The new addition wa…
By Natalia Lusinski

You'll Soon Be Able To Clear Your Browsing History On Facebook & Here's How It'll Work

Following the fallout from the Cambridge Analytica scandal, Facebook is taking strides to make big changes within their data and privacy policies. Rightfully so, Facebook users want to know how, why, and where their data is stored and shared when the…
By Kaitlyn Wylde

Google Maps Will Now Tell You Where Citi Bikes Are Available & It's A Game-Changer

Google Maps has evolved quite a bit over the last few years, and we've become exponentially reliant on it for orientation since 2012 when it replaced Apple Maps on iOs. From turn-by-turn walking guides, to public transit options, to parking locations…
By Kaitlyn Wylde

Here’s What To Do If You Can’t Get Spotify To Share To Instagram Stories Yet

Change is happening! Instagram Stories just got even cooler. So many of us take to the platform to share our love for music and spread good jams. (Not me. I mostly stick to pictures of my dogs.) Now Instagram and Spotify are teaming up. Starting toda…
By Megan Grant

You Can Share Spotify Songs On Instagram Stories Now — Here’s How

How many times have you grabbed a screenshot of an Instagram story that was of a screenshot of a song playing on Spotify? I'll take a wild guess that the general answer is a lot. But now Instagram and Spotify are ~harmoniously~ working together to re…
By Brittany Bennett

Best Buy Is Having A Flash Sale Right Now & The Price Cuts On Apple Products Are MAJOR

If there's an Apple product you've been lusting after, today is your day to get it. Tons of Apple products are now on sale at Best Buy in a online-only flash sale that ends today. While it's not exactly clear why they're having a major blowout sale —…
By Kaitlyn Wylde