Saturday, 20 July 2019

All posts by Jodie

UVify wins Silver in the 2019 National AI Challenge – Yahoo Finance
20 Jul
4:09

UVify wins Silver in the 2019 National AI Challenge – Yahoo Finance

One of three winners in the intelligent autonomous drone category from a total of 121 nationally recognized teams consisting of 617 developers SAN FRANCISCO and SEOUL, South Korea, July 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The Korean National AI Research and Development Challenge has awarded UVify the Silver Prize at the competition which […]

How Many People in the US Use Twitter – eMarketer
19 Jul
11:09

How Many People in the US Use Twitter – eMarketer

Is Twitter Growing Further? “Twitter’s usage challenges are coming even as it has worked to improve the health of the platform,” wrote eMarketer principal analyst Debra Aho Williamson in a recent report, Snapchat and Twitter 2018: Many Challenges, but a Few Things Advertisers Still Like. “This spring, it shut down […]

For Twitter bans, a ‘lack of transparency’ is a bigger issue than political bias, experts say – CBC News
19 Jul
2:39

For Twitter bans, a ‘lack of transparency’ is a bigger issue than political bias, experts say – CBC News

Twitter’s decision to ban former Ontario teaching assistant Lindsay Shepherd from its platform earlier this week has once again sparked accusations that the company unfairly targets people with certain viewpoints.  But the bigger issue, say observers, is not whether Twitter holds a political bias, but the confusion and secrecy surrounding its decisions to punish […]

Digital Education Content- Growing Popularity and Emerging Trends in the Market – Pioneer Reporter
19 Jul
6:08

Digital Education Content- Growing Popularity and Emerging Trends in the Market – Pioneer Reporter

An extensive analysis of the Global Digital Education Content market strategy of the leading companies in the precision of import/export consumption, supply and demand figures, cost, price, revenue and gross margins. The report starts by an introduction about the company profiling and a comprehensive review about the strategy concept and […]

For clues to Bitcoin price movement, the new place to go: Social media – Livemint
18 Jul
9:38

For clues to Bitcoin price movement, the new place to go: Social media – Livemint

London: After months of relative calm in cryptocurrency markets, bitcoin exploded back into life in April with its sharpest price jump in over a year – but few people could convincingly explain why. The 20% leap focused investors’ attention on one of the enduring mysteries of cryptocurrencies: what moves the […]

‘Start Here’: Trump rallies base, privacy concerns over FaceApp, Ebola emergency – ABC News
18 Jul
1:08

‘Start Here’: Trump rallies base, privacy concerns over FaceApp, Ebola emergency – ABC News

Source: https://abcnews.go.com/US/start-here-trump-rallies-base-back-tweets-privacy-concerns/story?id=64389463

SpaceX’s Starhopper rocket bursts into flames during tests – Digital Trends
18 Jul
4:37

SpaceX’s Starhopper rocket bursts into flames during tests – Digital Trends

SpaceX ran into trouble Tuesday evening when a small fire erupted from the engine of a prototype rocket it was testing at the company’s facility in Boca Chica, Texas. The rocket in question is an early prototype of the company’s Starship rocket called Starhopper. Ultimately Starship is expected to be […]

FaceApp says it won’t hold on to your face photos. Should you trust it? – Digital Trends
17 Jul
8:08

FaceApp says it won’t hold on to your face photos. Should you trust it? – Digital Trends

If you use FaceApp, you’ve given its parent company permission to use your face photos for pretty much anything — even though the app-maker says it won’t use them for nefarious purposes. FaceApp responded to concerns about its terms of service, which grants the company complete control over images run […]

Facebook says it won’t launch Libra until regulators are happy – Digital Trends
17 Jul
11:38

Facebook says it won’t launch Libra until regulators are happy – Digital Trends

Facebook says it won’t roll out its Libra cryptocurrency until it has “fully addressed regulatory concerns” – though it added that regulation of the currency itself would largely happen in Switzerland, not the U.S. In prepared testimony released ahead of his appearance before the Senate Banking Committee on Tuesday, Facebook’s […]

Twitter desktop redesign adopts some of its mobile app’s best features – The Verge
17 Jul
3:08

Twitter desktop redesign adopts some of its mobile app’s best features – The Verge

Filed under: Apps Design Tech Twitter desktop redesign adopts some of its mobile app’s best features New, 11 Better DMs, an Explore page and Bookmarks, but still no edit button By Dami Lee@dami_lee Jul 15, 2019, 3:56pm EDT Share Tweet Share Share Twitter desktop redesign adopts some of its mobile […]