Beginning at noon EDT on Monday (April 9), some Facebook users will see one of two messages at the top of their News feed. Both use the header Protecting Your Information, with one focusing on Cambridge Analytica and the other providing… Read More ›
Day: April 15, 2018
YouTube increasingly has been called an inappropriate video playground for kids, charges that have caused executives to vow reform. Read more at USA Today.
Many Americans are struggling to save money for emergencies and retirement — and technology promises an answer via apps that get you cash back on your purchases. Read more at USA Today.
The first picture of Spotify-branded hardware, rumoured to be the company’s first voice-activated hardware, has appeared in adverts within the music streaming app. Read more at The Telegraph.
Tech Crunch reports: “Instagram is preparing to launch a feature called Nametags that lets you create a special image that people can scan with the Instagram Stories camera to follow you. Nametags could make it easier for people to visually promote… Read More ›
With remote patient monitoring looking to make a bigger impact on care management for patients with chronic conditions, researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology are working on a mobile health device that would allow cancer patients to monitor their… Read More ›
You probably have a cozy relationship with your phone’s default web browser. And that’s fine! But when it comes to surfing the mobile web, you can do so much better. Try one of these mobile browsing alternatives for iOS and Android…. Read More ›
Virtual and augmented reality headsets are far from being worn by most people, but the number of devices entering the market keeps chugging along. The latest forecast shows the worldwide market for VR and AR head-worn devices growing 50% annually… Read More ›
Thanks to Facebook, app permissions have popped back into the public’s consciousness again. Zuckerberg’s do-si-do with Congress showed that people are still genuinely confused about what data their smartphone apps can and can’t access. That’s partly because of app permissions: They’re… Read More ›
Mobile commerce sales grew 29% to $153 billion in 2017 from the prior year, making up one-third of online retail revenue, Forrester Research found in a study. Read more at Mobile Marketer.