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5 New VR Applications That Aren’t Gaming

5 New VR Applications That Aren’t Gaming

7/11/2020

Virtual reality (VR) may most famously be known as an exciting gaming gadget, but that certainly does not cover all of this innovative technology’s capabilities. Although experts admit that VR is still in its infancy, it shows a lot of promise.

Leading Internet Corporations Suspend Data Requests; TikTok Ceases Function in Hong Kong

Leading Internet Corporations Suspend Data Requests; TikTok Ceases Function in Hong Kong

7/11/2020

Leading US internet corporations Google, Microsoft, Facebook, Zoom, and Twitter revealed on July 6 that they had suspended the processing of user da

Possible US Manufacturing Resurgence Brings Cyber-Security Risks

Possible US Manufacturing Resurgence Brings Cyber-Security Risks

7/7/2020

During the first quarter of 2020, factories that manufactured high-quality products for the US were shut down in China due to the COVID-19 pandemic. This move led to the realization that such supply chains can be harmful.

6 AR Apps to Try Out in 2020

6 AR Apps to Try Out in 2020

7/5/2020

Augmented reality (AR) is one of the hottest tech trends of the moment. It allows the user to see their real-life environment with overlaid digital imagery on their device, as experts would define it.

Cloud Hosting Market Report to Be Released in July, With Record Figures Expected

Cloud Hosting Market Report to Be Released in July, With Record Figures Expected

7/5/2020

According to a report from Big Market Research, the revenue for cloud hosting services is predicted to hit an all-time high. Indeed, the boom in cloud hosting signifies a desire for portable data storage with minimal maintenance costs. Such technology could be the answer for many small businesses.

Match Group CEO: Dating Websites Have Seen a Surge in Traffic During the Pandemic

Match Group CEO: Dating Websites Have Seen a Surge in Traffic During the Pandemic

7/2/2020

It would be easy to assume that the current pandemic would lead to a decline in online dating activity. After all, many government orders have made restaurants, movie theaters, and other popular date locations improbable, if not impossible, to visit.

Facebook and Instagram Offer Users Control Over Political Ad Content on Their Feeds

Facebook and Instagram Offer Users Control Over Political Ad Content on Their Feeds

7/1/2020

With the presidential elections around the corner, social media giant Facebook has opted for new modifications around the political information found on their social media platforms

Facebook Now Dominating Multiple Social Media Platforms

Facebook Now Dominating Multiple Social Media Platforms

6/30/2020

The social giant owns some of the most downloaded social media apps of the decade.

The Most Popular Accounting Software in 2020

6/26/2020

The digital era has made business operations easier and more flexible, allowing owners to use digital tools as assistance to help grow their business. Traditional methods have proved to become costly, as owners have found that newer technology enables them to open their businesses to a larger buying market.

Fintech News Roundup: the Latest on Visa and Mastercard

Fintech News Roundup: the Latest on Visa and Mastercard

6/26/2020

Visa and Mastercard are two companies you will never stop hearing about. These companies are longtime rivals — except this time, they aren’t just fighting against each other. 

Here’s a roundup of everything that’s been going on with them lately.

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The Latest News From GoDaddy, AWS, and Azure

6/19/2020

GoDaddy, AWS, and Azure are all rivals in cloud computing, hoping to beat one another in the field. As all three initiate work-from-home strategies, revenues keep climbing. However, these companies are mainly trying to help their customers first and foremost.

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Microsoft Launches Its Conversational Chatbot Builder

6/19/2020

It’s estimated that major corporations and medium-sized businesses will save a combined total of $12 billion by 2023 in customer service, human resources, and marketing operations thanks to conversational artificial intelligence (AI). Research in the field of AI and chatbot technology has given more statistical insights into how AI is rapidly becoming one of the most sought after software advancements in modern business.

Alexis Ohanian, Co-Founder of Reddit, Has Moved On.

6/19/2020

In 2018, Alexis Ohanian took a step back from his responsibilities as Co-Founder of Reddit, an “American social news aggregation, web content rating, and discussion website,” while still choosing to maintain his place on the board.

Will Live Events Be Enjoyed Virtually From Now On?

6/19/2020

More than eighty million events worldwide have either been canceled or rescheduled due to the virus.

AI Quarterly Update: How Artificial Intelligence Impacts Startups

6/19/2020

The latest trends in AI are astounding: according to Sundar Pichai, Google’s CEO, it is crucial in our lives. Speaking at a San Francisco town hall event, Pichai asserted that “AI is one of the most important things humanity is working on. It is more profound than, I dunno, electricity or fire.”

The Biggest Technology Trends of 2020

The Biggest Technology Trends of 2020

6/19/2020

Technology is the trend of the modern age — it’s everywhere we go. While nature, humanity, and technology face a huge debate every day, we cannot deny that it is ever-changing and always changing our livelihoods.

4 Chatbot Platforms Worth Considering

4 Chatbot Platforms Worth Considering

6/19/2020

Artificial Intelligence (AI) driven technology has quickly become a subculture of human communication. Computational intelligence and business communication have drawn more attention to the importance of better chatbot investment.

5 Ways AI and Automation Are Impacting Businesses in 2020

5 Ways AI and Automation Are Impacting Businesses in 2020

6/19/2020

The world has gone through immense changes in the last decade, meaning businesses and companies are quickly shedding traditional ideas and making space for modern adaption. Artificial intelligence (AI) and robotic process automation (RPA) have become some of the most noteworthy additions to the world of business.

Microsoft Launches Its Conversational Chatbot Builder

Microsoft Launches Its Conversational Chatbot Builder

6/19/2020

It’s estimated that major corporations and medium-sized businesses will save a combined total of $12 billion by 2023 in customer service, human resources, and marketing operations thanks to conversational artificial intelligence (AI).

Warning for Consumers: New Malware Can Steal Your Credit Card Information via Text

Warning for Consumers: New Malware Can Steal Your Credit Card Information via Text

6/19/2020

Mobile malware was created for the sole purpose of gaining access to information on your phone. This malware could transfer part money from your bank card to a scam-controlled account or purchase goods for an attacker with your money.

The Latest “Big Data” Trends and How They Impact Startups

The Latest “Big Data” Trends and How They Impact Startups

6/19/2020

According to a recent statement by renowned SAS author Philip Russom, one of the definitions for the term “big data” is based on the 3Vs: volume, variety, and velocity. The latest research on big data and its impact on business backs this up with some interesting findings.