Tuesday, October 24, 2017

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...

FaceApp Make You Smile, Grow Older even Change Genders

Neural networks are revolutionizing computing, and image editing is one area that will experience drastic changes. Already, apps like Prisma are demonstrating this power, but a new company is using neural...

This Mobile App Is Helping The Navy Deal With Sexual Assualt

In a bid to curb on-duty sexual assault between servicemen and women, the naval warfare branch of the U.S. armed forces is placing its bets on a smartphone app. The U.S. Navy...

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FUTURE

Apple Is Hiring a Psychologist To Help Siri Have ‘Serious Conversations’

  Apple is on the hunt for a Siri software engineer with a background in counselling or psychology, according to a job listing spotted by CNBC's Christina Farr. The...