Sunday, August 18, 2019

Tag: tech news

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Facebook and Instagram are reportedly down right now

It looks like Facebook and Instagram are currently down for some. And the parent company behind the "Facebook family of apps" is confirming certain...
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This Facebook bug let websites see users’ likes and interests

Facebook claims it's fixed a bug that allowed websites to obtain information from a user's profile, including their "likes" and interests, after security researcher...
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A foldable phone could be the future of smartphones

Samsung just unveiled a foldable phone, the malleable mobile sporting new tech the company's calling Infinity Flex. Essentially a smartphone that can open up...
Twitter

Why did Twitter just lose 9 million users?

Twitter just lost a whopping 9 million users, the company behind the social networking service announced today, in an ongoing effort to wipe out...
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Instagram is using AI to find bullying in posts

Instagram is now using artificial intelligence to root out bullying in photos and captions, the Facebook-owned photo and video-sharing app announced Tuesday. The same...
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Nintendo patents case that makes your phone a Game Boy

Looks like Nintendo is planning a case that turns your phone into a working Game Boy, according to a patent found by Siliconera. Wanna...
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Smartphones aren’t to blame for young people’s loneliness, survey says

It's almost a given that you're going to feel lonely at some point in your life. And a new survey says that young people...
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Spotify starts letting indie artists upload music directly

Streaming giant Spotify today announced that certain indie artists will now be able to upload music directly to to the service, bypassing the need...
Memes

Could a new law signal the end of internet memes?

Can you imagine a life without internet memes? The E.U. Parliament recently ruled on new copyright laws that could cause a major meme downturn,...
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Instagram is testing a way to tag your friends in videos

Facebook-owned social networking service Instagram is currently testing out a method that would allow users to tag their friends in video posts on the...