Hit the mute button: why everyone is trying to silence the outside world

June 13, 2019

Uber is trialling a feature that allows customers to stop their drivers from talking. But theres growing evidence that cutting ourselves off like this isnt healthy The mute button was invented in 1956 by Robert Adler, an Austrian-born engineer working for the Zenith Radio Corporation in Chicago. It was one of the four buttons on his Space Command 400, the first commercially viable TV remote control. The other three buttons…

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Instagram app is gone from the Apple Watch

April 5, 2018

No Instagram for you.Image: Lili Sams / Mashable Instagram is gone from the Apple Watch.  According to 9to5Mac, updating Instagram’s iPhone app to version 39.0 removes the app from the Watch after pairing. SEE ALSO: 5 Instagram pro tips you probably didn’t know about The release notes for the latest version of Instagram’s iOS app list “general bug fixes and performance improvements” and make no mention of the Watch app. …

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