Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Major Move: Snapchat Launches Location-Based ‘Context Cards’ With Uber, Goop, TripAdvisor and Others

Snap is launching a new way to wring dollars from Snapchat’s fleeting posts with Context Cards: a feature to let users access more info or launch third-party services based on the location...

Coming Soon: The World’s First Blockchain Smartphone

Are you in the market for a new smartphone but concerned with the lack of security found in the current devices that are available? You might be in luck. Sirin Labs is developing a smartphone...

Need A Disposable Phone Number?

Need a disposable number? Or an effective way to juggle work and personal lines? This is easier, and cheaper, than you think. If you've ever had to juggle two mobile phones, you know...

WhatsApp: Over 1 Billion Served F’k McDonald’s!

How WhatsApp Conquered The Instant Messaging Space With 1 Billion Daily Active Users   The company has announced that one billion people use the app ever day  In February 2016, the same...

Not Even Chance The Rapper Can Save SoundCloud’s Future

It’s overly simplistic to suggest that SoundCloud’s problems in 2017 – including its recent major round of layoffs – are entirely rooted in its moves to secure licensing deals with labels...

Big Bangs Are Closing Branches & Investing In More Important Real Estate- Your Phone

The most important real estate in the world for banks is on your mobile phone—physical branches are closing down, and more investment is being made in digital wallets. This week, JPMorgan...

How To Check If Your Phone Is Lost or Stolen

In the market for a used phone? Second-hand devices come with a lower cost, but might have a suspicious history. Before purchasing a used smartphone, try make sure it's not actually...

Girls Lead On Snapchat, Instagram Adoption (Are We Surprised?)

It’s no secret millennials and Gen Z (the next generational cohort, still awaiting its pithy marketing moniker) are heavy users of visually focused social media platforms including Instagram and Snapchat. And...

Alexa Is Coming To The iPhone

Siri has some competition. Amazon announced today that Alexa, its voice-controlled digital assistant that’s usually found in its own devices like Echo speakers and its Fire TV streaming device, will be making the jump...

First You Download, Then You Delete! The State of Mobile Apps

Everyone has an app these days, whether it’s for TV Everywhere, customer service or a brand specific game. But how do you keep your app from being deleted? AppsFlyer’s State of App...

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The U.S. Military Just Figures Out How To Do Facial Recognition...

It’s no mean feat for a computer to identify an individual’s face in daylight. The process involves precisely measuring a photograph — eye size, distance...