Author archives: Anna Versai

Who knew that a few likes on Facebook could actually identify the users’ sexual orientation? The new Facebook study results show how likes can study sexual orientation, religious beliefs, and political beliefs as well. What’s the Facebook study about? The research was carried out by the Columbia Business School, New York University and Northeastern Universiy in Boston. The researchers published their findings in the journal called the Big Data. The study stated that it could identify a gay or straight person by just studying a han...
Uber Technologies Inc. signed a deal with the Volvo Group for providing their cars as a base for their new driving technology. The Uber Volvo agreement is about the Swedish company providing 24,000 car units to the cab services company. According to Bloomberg News, Uber has already booked the XC90 model and, within the span of 3 years, Uber plans to purchase 24,000 flagship cars of Volvo. What’s the Big Uber Volvo Deal? According to the Financial Times, the deal involves a whopping $1.4 billion. According to the base model con...
Nintendo finally announces its third mobile game which goes by the name Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp. The game is free-to-play and will be released on Wednesday, November 22nd. The news was broken by Isabella personally on the official @AnimalCrossing Twitter account. Pocket Camp seems to be coming at the right time when people will be relatively free from their studies and work. Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp The game already witnessed its soft-launch last month in Australia. The reason for choosing this continent was to test t...
The holiday spirits just got dampened for all the iFans who were looking forward to the Apple HomePod. According to Apple Inc.’s statement on Friday, the new product will not be launching during the festival season. The much-hyped speakers were to release in December this year. The cost of the speakers was set to $349. The HomePod was created to compete with their counterparts like Sonos, Google Home, and Amazon Echo. The delay of the device has set back the company on many fronts. The sales had perfect timing with the holiday season...
Google, Facebook, and Twitter have joined hands with global news organizations to fight the spread misinformation across the internet. The initiative is in order to combat fake news and identifying reliable news sources. Trust Project brings around 75 news organizations and tech firms together to stop the spread of phony news. The Trust Project The international consortium of news and digital companies, Trust Project, is an intiative of Markkula Center for Applied Ethics at Santa Clara University. To begin with, the collaboration ...
The much awaited OnePlus 5T will finally be making its appearance in front of the crowd for the first time. OnePlus wrote in the community forum page that, “For the first time ever, we're bringing our keynote to Brooklyn, New York, to share the latest OnePlus news directly with the OnePlus community. There's two ways you can join our event when it kicks off on November 16 at 11 AM Eastern Time (4PM GMT)”. The company also mentioned that the sales of their new product will begin on the 21st of November in North America and Europe. Bro...
The all the new advanced Apple X has just seen the dawn and people are still trying to figure it out. But, Apple Inc. seems to have gotten over it quite soon and is now going ahead with trying something new. The animoji is no more a novelty as reports for the 2019 iPhone is already making the rounds, drawing attention of all the technophiles. The company seems to be occupied with the all new Apple “3D sensor” that will be featured in the 2019 iPhone. What's the Apple 3D sensor The Apple 3D sensor is supposed to be featured on the ...
It seems like no longer can our passwords be the safe word that we take refuge in. Around 15 percent of the internet users have complained about their mail or social media accounts being hacked by unknown sources. In order to look into the matter, Google assigned a research team to find out how these accounts are being hacked. The Google research team collaborated with the cyber security experts from the University of California Berkeley. What's the findings? The research that started in the March of 2016 was finally concluded thi...
Samsung had introduced the Galaxy Alpha (Galaxy A series) version in 2014. Ever since, it has been launching new smartphones every year. It looks like the company is geared up for the Samsung Galaxy A5 2018 version, which will be launched in the coming year. After taking into consideration all the news about the phone, India Today mentioned that the next-generation Galaxy A5 as a “could be poor man’s Galaxy S8.” The new Samsung Galaxy A5 The FCC website in the U.S. leaked information about the Galaxy A, as a supposedly certified m...
As the year comes to an end, the festival of love is on its way. We know you want to gift your special one the perfect gift. When it comes to your parents, spouses, siblings or children, you want to give them the best to show how much they mean to you. In order to buy the best, you need to know what’s best in the market. Since it’s the age of technology, why don’t you buy them something which is more than just a gift, something like an investment. Mobiles make you more mobile and get things done faster. Smartphones nowadays are not j...