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BMW M Asked Its Fans Where They Would Go With the Concept XM, It Backfired Spectacularly
BMW M Asked Its Fans Where They Would Go With the Concept XM, It Backfired Spectacularly

2 Jul 2022, 13:28 UTC / In some cases, people can be cruel. But when it comes to social media and online behavior, BMW M forgot boundaries are almost nonexistent

 
The Android Auto Error That Keeps Haunting Both Users and Google
The Android Auto Error That Keeps Haunting Both Users and Google

10 Apr 2022, 12:03 UTC / Android Auto no longer displays notifications from Facebook Messenger, and while Google claims a fix is already available, users say otherwise

 
Lexus Drops More Photos of Its EV Concept Sedan on Facebook
Lexus Drops More Photos of Its EV Concept Sedan on Facebook

9 Feb 2022, 09:12 UTC / There’s still hope for a world not filled with SUVs only. Lexus has published photos of a new EV concept on Facebook, and we might just know what it replaces

 
Mark Zuckerberg Will Have You Know His Hydrofoil Is Not Electric
Mark Zuckerberg Will Have You Know His Hydrofoil Is Not Electric

23 Sep 2021, 08:22 UTC / Fact-checking matters, but only when he says so: Facebook CEO takes issue with media coverage of his July 4 wakesurfing viral video

 
App Notifications Mysteriously Disappear on Android Auto, Good Luck Fixing This
App Notifications Mysteriously Disappear on Android Auto, Good Luck Fixing This

22 Aug 2021, 07:15 UTC / If you’re using Android Auto in your car and Facebook Messenger notifications no longer go through, you’re certainly not alone

 
Facebook Is Teaching Robots to Adapt to Any Environment in Real-Time
Facebook Is Teaching Robots to Adapt to Any Environment in Real-Time

9 Jul 2021, 15:40 UTC / Researchers from Facebook are teaching legged robots to adapt to their environment in fractions of seconds through a new method called Rapid Motor Adaptation.

 
Mark Zuckerberg and His Expensive Hydrofoil Wish America a Happy 4th
Mark Zuckerberg and His Expensive Hydrofoil Wish America a Happy 4th

5 Jul 2021, 04:15 UTC / Facebook CEO is a fan of riding e-surfboards, and for this special occasion, he flew to U.S. soil to do some wakesurfing on one for a celebratory video

 
How to Fix WhatsApp Not Working on CarPlay
How to Fix WhatsApp Not Working on CarPlay

15 Dec 2020, 06:30 UTC / Some users might no longer be able to use WhatsApp behind the wheel (obviously with assistant integration), but it’s all very easy to fix

 
Google Announces Major Google Maps Update, Chances Are You Won’t Be Impressed
Google Announces Major Google Maps Update, Chances Are You Won’t Be Impressed

2 Aug 2020, 10:53 UTC / Google is giving Google Maps a social network touch with public user profiles that allow you to follow what others are posting

 
Waze, Spotify, Thousands of Other iPhone Apps Crashing Due to Facebook Blunder
Waze, Spotify, Thousands of Other iPhone Apps Crashing Due to Facebook Blunder

10 Jul 2020, 13:06 UTC / The most popular apps that iPhone users turn to when getting behind the wheel have been broken by another Facebook SDK issue

 
Don’t Even Think About Buying a Driving License from Facebook
Don’t Even Think About Buying a Driving License from Facebook

1 Mar 2020, 12:07 UTC / UK authorities warn that the number of online scams aimed at motorists has increased revealing that malicious actors turn to social media for such tactics

 
White Vans Are the Modern Boogeyman Because of Fake Facebook Viral Posts
White Vans Are the Modern Boogeyman Because of Fake Facebook Viral Posts

5 Dec 2019, 16:20 UTC / Unconfirmed reports about suspicious white vans have been around for a couple of years, but they still spread panic and misinformation – even with authorities

 
Facebook Partners With Luxottica to Make AR Glasses by 2025
Facebook Partners With Luxottica to Make AR Glasses by 2025

18 Sep 2019, 14:59 UTC / The Orion AR glasses will replace smartphones, Facebook believes. CEO Mark Zuckerberg has a vested interest in the product, report says

 
Man Goes Live on Facebook from Patrol Car, After Arrest for Shooting at Cars
Man Goes Live on Facebook from Patrol Car, After Arrest for Shooting at Cars

30 Jul 2019, 14:18 UTC / Man in Memphis, Tennessee, told police he was outside his home shooting at 2 cars because people inside had shot at him first. He ended up in custody

 
Mercedes-Benz Takes a Virtual Beating from Dodge on Facebook
Mercedes-Benz Takes a Virtual Beating from Dodge on Facebook

10 Apr 2019, 13:14 UTC / Dodge is the most loved brand on Facebook in 2018, having scored 461,187 love reactions on the around 400 posts it published last year

 
Woman Finds Stolen Chrysler on Facebook, Hours After it Was Taken
Woman Finds Stolen Chrysler on Facebook, Hours After it Was Taken

26 Nov 2018, 15:22 UTC / Niagara Falls woman turned to social media for help with her stolen car, was told were to find it only hours later. However, thieves still took stuff from insid

 
No, Tyler Perry Isn’t Giving Away Cars on Facebook
No, Tyler Perry Isn’t Giving Away Cars on Facebook

12 Jul 2018, 09:26 UTC / Director warns fans of new scams making the rounds, based on his latest generous gift to actress Tiffany Hadish, whom he bought a Tesla Model X

 
2019 Subaru Forester Teased Once More Ahead Of Facebook Live Premiere
2019 Subaru Forester Teased Once More Ahead Of Facebook Live Premiere

27 Mar 2018, 11:37 UTC / Tomorrow right past noon, Subaru will do a Facebook Live of the all-new Forester. Sales will start in the latter half of 2018 for MY 2019

 
Mark Zuckerberg Checks In at Ford's Dearborn Factory, Learns How Cars Are Made
Mark Zuckerberg Checks In at Ford's Dearborn Factory, Learns How Cars Are Made

28 Apr 2017, 11:38 UTC / Facebook's founder is taking a year to travel the world and learn more about it. His first time in Detroit included a visit to Ford's Dearborn plant

 
Abu Dhabi Civil Defence Shuts Down Highway To Save Kitten, Video Goes Viral
Abu Dhabi Civil Defence Shuts Down Highway To Save Kitten, Video Goes Viral

24 Apr 2017, 09:37 UTC / A four lane highway in Abu Dhabi was briefly closed to allow Civil Defense workers to save a kitten that was stuck near the lane divider. Here's a video of it