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Some people think Kim Kardashian West looks different in a new KKW Beauty ad.

People think Kim Kardashian West’s body was so heavily edited in an ad that she looks unrecognizable

People think Kim Kardashian West's butt and legs were digitally edited to appear smaller in a new ad for KKW Beauty's "Flashing Lights" collection.

This mysterious website charges you 99 cents to see who else has paid 99 cents

The website appears to be made by Thinko, a computer entertainment studio based in Brooklyn, New York.
Tim Berners-Lee, creator of the world wide web.

Tim Berners-Lee launched his vision for an alternative web, and his timing was impeccable

Tim Berners-Lee, inventor of the world wide web, posted a blog on Saturday laying out his vision to create a new, decentralized web. Berners-Lee has previously expressed his discontent with the way his invention has been abused by powerful entities to pursue their own agendas.
Alphabet executive chairman Eric Schmidt speaks at the 2017 SALT conference in Las Vegas.

Google’s ex-CEO Eric Schmidt says the internet will split in two by 2028

Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt said that he believes the internet will split in two within a decade. He told an audience at a private event in San Francisco that he foresees a break between the Chinese-led internet and the non-Chinese led internet.
Mukesh Ambani.

India’s richest man’s plan to revolutionize its telecom industry with cheap data seems to be working

In the month of July, Reliance Jio added 11.79 million subscribers, 10 times more than all rivals combined.

A Bollywood production company is about to steal PewDiePie’s top spot on YouTube — and viewers are watching it play out in real time

It will probably take about two months for PewDiePie to lose his spot to the Bollywood production company, T-Series.

Verizon’s ultrafast 5G home internet service will begin rolling out October 1 and offer download speeds 10 times as fast as the US average

Verizon will begin selling Verizon 5G Home internet service Thursday at 8 a.m. ET, with the service rolling out to four cities beginning October 1.
Cubans use the internet via public Wi-Fi in Havana, Cuba, September 5, 2016.

Cuba has notoriously bad internet — here’s what it’s like to use

Cuba has notoriously bad Internet. It's slow, expensive for the local population to use, and primarily provided through crowded government-approved Wi-Fi hotspots. Here's what to do if you visit.

40 totally amazing technological advancements that we don’t even notice anymore

Technology is advancing so rapidly these days — and we rely upon it so readily — that that we hardly notice new innovations anymore. But we've actually come a long way since the dawn of the internet and mobile devices. Here are some things you may have missed.
Lee Eun-Ju of South Korea takes a selfie with Hong Un Jong of North Korea during the Winter Olympics.

Millions of North Koreans now have smartphones — but they have to go to a physical store to install apps

Roughly 40% of North Koreans now have smartphones, according to a new report. But the vast majority of these phones don't connect to the global internet.