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Snapchat Q1 2019 earnings report revealed that the company reached 190 million daily active users – 2% increase from 189 million users in 2018. The company’s revenue for Q1 of 2019 was $320 Dollars, showing a 39% year-over-year growth. “In the first quarter we delivered strong results across our business with growth in daily active users and revenue. “Our new Android application is available to everyone, with promising early results. This month we announced several new products that we believe will drive further engagement and monetiz...
3D printed houses and prosthetics have been in the news for a while, but soon we could also get a 3D printed heart. Some Israeli scientist claim that they have created the first 3D printed heart with human tissue. “This is the first time anyone anywhere has successfully engineered and printed an entire heart replete with cells, blood vessels, ventricles and chambers,” said Professor Tal Dvir of TAU’s School of Molecular Cell Biology and Biotechnology to Jerusalem Post. The 3D printed human heart that the scientists at Tel Aviv Unive...
Recreational marijuana is legal in ten states and more than forty states have legalized medical marijuana. A new industry is burgeoning and technology is here to support it in every way possible. The days of buying weed from a shady person on a deserted neighborhood corner are gone. Thanks to these cannabis tech startups, now you can get weed delivered at your doorstep. Technowize takes a look at the top cannabis startups who are at the forefront of this growing industry. From helping you grow weed at home to giving medical advise, t...
Internet Explorer has suffered several backlashes in the past for its inferior security which made many users shift to other browsers. But the latest exploit could affect you even if you don’t use the browser. Security Researcher John Page has revealed that the latest Internet Explorer security flaw can allow hackers to steal files from your computer and also spy on you. Windows users don’t even have to run the browser to get affected by this exploit, having the browser in your system makes you vulnerable enough. The security flaw co...
When Microsoft launched the new Surface Book 2, it made the MacBook look ordinary. The tech giant is maintaining its accord with an upgraded entry-level Surface 2 which includes the latest Intel 8th gen quad-core i5 processor. It includes an i5-8350U which increases the system’s speed to 3.6 GHz and a storage of 256GB. This new upgrade can be found in the 13.5-inch Surface Book 2 model at a market price of $1,499. The new Surface Book 2 continues to be a pioneering piece of technology which blends the convenience of a tablet with the...
Climate change and pollution have damaged coral reefs world over. Elevated sea temperatures, associated with global warming has resulted in noxious coral bleaching. According to the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority, 29 percent of shallow water coral cover was lost in 2016 across the Great Barrier Reef. Coral bleaching occurs when the existence of an alga named zooxanthellae is disturbed. This alga is a food source for corals. But in high temperatures zooxanthellae produces harmful chemicals and as a result, corals abandon the...
LG has announced the pricing and release dates for its 2019 OLED TV lineup, which includes the W9, E9, and the C9 OLEDs. With some of these TVs being the very best anyone can buy now, LG is not friendly enough with the price. The cheapest LG OLED TV in 2019 lineup is $2,499 and the earliest shipping date on the company’s release plan, which is basically a replica of the company’s playbook last year, starts April 15. According to LG’s announced release schedule, the 55-inch and 65-inch models of the 2019 LG C9 and the 65-inch model of...
Apple is currently offering users bonus in extra cash when they transfer funds to their Apple ID account, reports MacRumors. The Apple bonus, which comes as a 10 percent business credit, received when users transfer money from their credit or debit card to their Apple account will reportedly last until March 14, 2019. Apple users can add funds to their accounts through their phone’s settings and then iTunes & Apple Store. To access the information and the Apple bonus grading, you will need to click on your Apple ID and select Add...
Microsoft has officially launched the 2nd generation of its mixed reality headset called the HoloLens 2 at MWC 2019 in Barcelona. The most exciting facet of this new headset is its level of immersion and comfort that clearly blow away anything you can get from any augmented reality headset out there. The $3,500 HoloLens 2 overlays computer images (holograms) on the real world and allows users to interact with the floating images as they move around. The HoloLens 2 feels like it’s floating on your head The HoloLens 2 looks slightly...
Canadian QuadrigaCX CEO Gerald Cotten was reportedly dead in December with a password that subjected customers of the crypto exchange to a loss of $196 million. Speculations surrounding the mysterious death have prompted conspiracy theories that Cotton may have staged his death. Judge Michael Wood of Nova Scotia Supreme Court on appointed Canadian firms Miller Thomson and Cox & Palmer to represent the QuadrigaCX customers – about 115,000 of them. Wood ruled on Tuesday that the law firms would be appointed for the cause after deli...