How to post GIFs on Instagram

Animated GIFs are a great source of amusement — not to mention, a big business opportunity . It’s entertaining to come across a hilarious GIF your friend posted while scrolling through your social feed. Uploading them to Facebook is easy , but what if you want to post them on Instagram? Sadly, posting a GIF on Instagram is not as straightforward as one would like, though, you can use video as a work around until the social platform adds nat...
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Veteran character actor Harry Dean Stanton has passed away at age 91

Why it matters to you Harry Dean Stanton didn't hit it big until his fifties, but quickly became one of Hollywood's best-loved actors. Harry Dean Stanton, the gaunt, laconic character actor whose career spanned more than six decades and appeared in more than 100 films and 50 TV episodes, has died at the age of 91. Stanton passed away Friday of natural causes in Los Angeles at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Stanton never married, but he is sur...
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AI could help diagnose Alzheimer’s disease a decade earlier than doctors can

Why it matters to you Early diagnosis can help patients make lifestyle changes which may help slow the progression of Alzheimer's. A devastating chronic neurodegenerative disease, Alzheimer’s disease (AD)  currently affects around 5.5 million people in the United States alone. Causing progressive mental deterioration, it ultimately advances to impact basic bodily functions such as walking and swallowing. Looking for a way to help, researche...
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Google Pixel 2 and 2B news and rumors

Why it matters to you The Pixel was Digital Trends' best phone of 2016, and we're plenty excited to see what Google has in store for this year's follow-up. The Google Pixel was the Android smartphone to beat last year, and Google is looking to capitalize on that success. As we get closer to the expected launch of the Pixel 2, rumors are ramping up. It’s possible LG is building one of the phones for Google, and HTC may be behind the second, ...
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Speed up your Mac with these 11 tips and tricks

Is your Mac slow? Are you tired of seeing that annoying, spinning beach ball? Here’s a quick guide for how to speed up your Mac, without shelling out a fortune for additional RAM or a faster hard drive. Apple’s operating system is good about optimizing itself, but that doesn’t mean there’s nothing you can do to speed up a slow system. Let’s dive in! Update your Mac’s software First things first — make sure your Mac is up-to-date. The latest...
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Final Ferrari LaFerrari hybrid supercar sells for $9.9 million at auction

Why it matters to you This is probably the last LaFerrari that will ever be built. Of the “holy trinity” of hybrid supercars, the Ferrari LaFerrari wins the prize for longevity. While production of the McLaren P1 and Porsche 918 Spyder wrapped up some time ago, Ferrari brought its high-performance hybrid back for an encore. Ferrari built one last LaFerrari Aperta convertible for a charity auction. It sold for 8.3 million euros ($9.9 million...
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Elon Musk unveils prototype for SpaceX astronaut suit with Crew Dragon capsule

Why it matters to you SpaceX and Boeing are going head-to-head to be first in space with an eventual mission to Mars on the horizon. Last month, Elon Musk sent out a teaser image of the slim new black-and-white spacesuit that will be used on the planned SpaceX mission to Mars. Today on Instagram, he shared a full-body picture of someone wearing the suit standing next to a prototype of the Crew Dragon capsule. The new image of what a SpaceX ...
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Find your fitness with our favorite health and fitness apps for Android

Why fork over your hard-earned cash on some newfangled wearable exercise gizmo when you’ve already got a smartphone stowed in your pocket? That compact computer hosts a multitude of sensors, and with the right selection of apps and a little discipline, it can be as powerful a workout companion as a dedicated trainer. Whether you’re looking to track your miles, find a little motivation, eat healthier, or simply make exercise slightly more en...
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Dell Inspiron 15 7000 (Late 2017) hands-on review

We didn’t love last year’s Dell Inspiron 15 7000 Gaming Laptop . Despite showing a lot of promise, especially given its low price point, our testing revealed some glaring technical issues with the display. The screen was even a step back from . Dell’s next version of the Inspiron 15 seeks to fix the problem by offering better display options, more powerful hardware, and subdued design. While we won’t be able to say whether the Inspiron 15 h...
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With new owners and major changes, the Lily drone might fly after all

Why it matters to you The Lily brand hasn't exactly earned any trust, but a revised version of the flying camera is getting ready to launch under new ownership. The Lily drone went down in crowdfunding infamy after the flying camera maker that raised $34 million failed to actually manufacture and ship the drone — but now a new version of the Lily flying camera is about to hit the market. The Lily brand was purchased by the Mota Group earlie...
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