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Are Android Apps Tracking Your Children?

  • Crystal Ng
  • 6 Days ago
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Studies reveal a number of Android applications are violating the U.S. COPPA law. Children under the age of 13 require more supervision in the use of applications. Not long ago, there was some uproar about data sharing between Facebook and Cambridge Analytica. The internet has become so complicated in recent years such that nothing online […]

“Streaming Apps” to “Instant Apps,” Why the Change?

  • Crystal Ng
  • 25 Days ago
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Google has introduced the new technology “Instant Apps”. It is a variation of the previous “Streaming Apps”. Google has brought a new feature to the Play Store in celebration of the Annual Game Developers Conference last week. A few games on Android will now allow users to access them before officially downloading them. This “Try […]

Apple is dominating the tech industry

  • Crystal Ng
  • 1 month ago
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Back in 2010, there was a virtual magazine subscription called Next Issue, but was rebranded as Texture by Next Issue Media in 2015. Now, Texture has over two hundred magazines available electronically on most systems including Windows, Amazon, Android and iOS. All it requires users to do is to pay a fixed monthly charge and […]

Xiaomi: Alternative for Android Smartphones

  • Crystal Ng
  • 2 Months ago
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Attributable to the 21st-century advancement in technology, there are not many folks out there who are not in possession of a smartphone. As a matter of fact, smartphones are no longer considered as a luxury item, instead, they have become a necessity to our generation just like water and oxygen. They are the first thing […]

Google to counter Amazon’s Echo Show with smart screen device, sources say

  • Kirsten Loose
  • 7 Months ago
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Google is rumored to have a new smart device in the works, TechCrunch reports. The tabletop smart screen for the home will serve as the competitor for Amazon’s Echo Show, which has been on the market since June 2017. If true, such a device would keep Google in the smart home market race with Amazon […]

Facebook Profile Picture Protection in India

  • Cedric Brenninkmeijer
  • 10 Months ago
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Facebook is looking to introduce new forms of protection in India for user’s profile pictures. The goal is to stop copying, sharing, and other image misuse. More specifically these protections prevent others from being able to send, share, download or tag themselves in the image. These protections are not compulsory, but they do allow users to […]

Google’s New App Sends Your Location

  • Sharnita Sanders
  • 1 year ago
  • 0
Google has announced the launch of its new application called Trusted Contacts. This will allow close friends and love ones to be able to track your location during times of an emergency. You will be able to add close friends and family you want to share your location with to Trusted Contacts and they will […]

Netflix App Makes Offline Downloads Available

  • Sharnita Sanders
  • 1 year ago
  • 0
Netflix subscribers are getting Christmas early this year; the company has finally announced that it will be making some of its shows available for download on Apple and Android devices without being connected to the internet. Netflix will stand alongside Amazon Prime and YouTube Red, who have both been offering video downloads to iOS and […]

Ruby by Glow Essential for Tracking Women’s Health

  • Taylor Brown
  • 3 Years ago
  • 0
Glow has created a new app called Ruby to help women track their sexual health. Glow has come out with a number of apps geared towards women’s fertility, pregnancy and sexual activity. This app in particular helps women to electronically keep track of their own sexual activity, fertility and helps to track when their menstrual […]

Blackberry Could Possibly Launch an Android Device

  • Leanne Coelho
  • 3 Years ago
  • 1
Blackberry was founded in 1984 in Canada. The company was in its heyday in the early 2000’s. The consumers’ addictions to their blackberry devices were indeed a real dilemma, not too far from a drug addiction. As of now, the dynamics of this situation have changed completely. The markets are dominated by Android and Apple […]

Blackberry Discusses Plan to Layoff More Employees

  • Taylor Brown
  • 3 Years ago
  • 0
Blackberry plans to lay off employees involved with their signature phone’s productions in order to turn a more significant profit in the coming years. According to Blackberry, “one of our priorities is making our device business profitable.” The company hasn’t announced the amount of employees that they plan to lay off. Blackberry has seen a significant […]

LG – G4: It’s the Cool, New and Affordable Gadget

  • Leanne Coelho
  • 3 Years ago
  • 0
Even though the iphone6 and iphone6+ are the popular smartphone choices, it wouldn’t hurt to look at other devices before deciding on your next purchase. One such smartphone to consider is the LG – G4. It has a splendid spectrum with: • Android OS, v5.1 (Lollipop) • 1.8GHz 64-bit Hexa-Core • Adreno 418 • 32 […]

Six Smart Watches for All Your Needs

  • Taylor Brown
  • 3 Years ago
  • 0
The release of the Apple Watch got a lot of people interested in the smartwatch market, but Apple isn’t the first to come out with a product like this, and they won’t be the last. The newly released Apple Watches are being praised for all of their new features, but a lot of the features […]

Dom Hofmann, Rus Yusupov, and Colin Kroll Discuss Vine

  • Kimberly Bredenbeck
  • 3 Years ago
  • 0
Before June 2012, video’s had the ability to be endless and last forever. With unlimited time, there was an unlimited amount of unnecessary information. When Vine was created in New York by Dom Hofmann, Rus Yusupov, and Colin Kroll, instead of an everlasting film, Vine only allowed users six seconds of film time, which meant every […]

Hilton Modernizes Smartphone to Be Used as Hotel Key and More

  • Megan Harrison
  • 4 Years ago
  • 0
Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. recently announced an upcoming technological advancement that will make the smartphone more than just an average phone. According to The Wall Street Journal, the company has planned to turn mobile phones into hotel room keys. Customers already have the ability to check in and out of the Hilton hotels with their […]

Google Working on Android Video Game Console

  • Cho KwanLi
  • 4 Years ago
  • 0
Google announced Thursday in its annual conference that it partnered with Razer to create a game console. “By partnering with Google on this initiative, living rooms around the world will be places for people to connect to their entertainment interests and to each other seamlessly,” Min-Liang Tan, Razer’s CEO, told the International Business Times. Building […]

Moment App Tracks and Curbs iPhone Usage

  • Blaine Martin
  • 4 Years ago
  • 0
“Moment” is a new app that exposes a developing problem, smart phone addiction. Not only can it tell users how often they are on their phone, but it can tell them where they use it. The Moment app is free to start out, but to make much progress users will eventually have to pay $1.99. Users […]

Google Swings First with Samsung Gear Live

  • Blaine Martin
  • 4 Years ago
  • 2
Google hopes to beat Apple to the punch with smart watches. While Apple quickly ramps up its work force to produce and release a new Apple smart watch, Google will have the Samsung Gear Live released on July 7th. The Android Wear smart watch comes with a heart rate monitor embedded in its back. It […]

Samsung Unveils Plans for First Tizen; Smartphone Operating System

  • Jana Ruthberg
  • 4 Years ago
  • 0
A year after its planned release, the world’s largest mobile device manufacturer, South Korean based Samsung Electronics, released the first Samsung Tizen smartphone called the “Samsung Z” to rival the Android. In contrast to its Android counterpart, the Tizen version does not have “Google Play Store” access, yet this might be a chance for Samsung […]

Uber Pairs Up With AT&T’s Android Smartphones

  • Jana Ruthberg
  • 4 Years ago
  • 0
By now, we’ve all heard of the almighty Uber driving service, and if you haven’t, you must be living under a rock. The startup app provides a quick and easy option for transportation that can be reserved through the click of a button on your phone, and the cost is automatically billed to the customer’s […]