Google Gets Its Tinder On

Are you familiar with Tinder’s swipe left for yes, swipe right for no model? The online dating application’s selection style has become a standard for their platform and beyond. Now it’s making its way to Google. In a world in which there is an unfathomable amount of content to select from, viewers often find themselves […]

Facebook is Designing a “Dark Mode” for Scrolling Your News Feed Late at Night

Many social media services have developed dark modes for using their websites at night. The glare of a bright screen at night usually puts a strain on a person’s eyes. Twitter and Gmail already offer Dark Mode settings and Facebook already has it for its Messenger app. According to software engineer Jane M. Wong, Facebook […]

Google’s AI Breast Cancer Diagnosis Works in Real Time

According to MIT Technology Review, one of Google’s deep learning artificial intelligence (AI) programs called Lymph Node Assistant has already been better at diagnosing breast cancer than human doctors since October 2018. Google trained an algorithm to understand which breast cancer tumors have spread. 90 percent of breast cancer deaths occur because of the spreading […]

Scientists are Now Using Phone Movements to Predict Personality

Scientists are now using phone movements to predict personality traits. Many interesting correlations have been found between certain personality traits and phone usage style. Patterns of physical activity and social activities also predict a person’s personality type. Researchers have used tiny sensors on people’s phones to track their behavioral patterns. The speed and length we […]

Netflix Releases Cheap Mobile Phone Subscription for India

            Netflix recently released a low-cost-plan for mobile phone subscriptions which is designed for India. Downloads will be supported through the subscription plan; TV will not be supported through the plan. Ajay Arora, product developer at Netflix, has said that India’s Netflix subscribers tend to watch the video streaming service more on mobile phones than […]

Backlash Against Instagram Leads to More TikTok Users

One of the biggest problems with social media is users posting unrealistic descriptions of their lives. People tend to post representations of the positive side of their lives rather than showing the negatives. This problem often leads to socially toxic interactions; it also has very negative psychological effects. When we get an unrealistically positive view […]

FaceApp – The App We Wish Wasn’t Russian

FaceApp has been sweeping the nation recently. Although it was developed back in 2017, the AI Facial Modification App has boosted its popularity exponentially in the past week. Just when we thought we were experiencing an innocent tidbit of fun it all came crashing down. FaceApp is owned by a Russian company and using FaceApp […]