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Facebook Acting Like a Needy Ex-Girlfriend, Spams Users to Return

Facebook logo in muddy sand

Facebook is losing users to other social media platforms at record speeds. According to a recent report, the company lost 2.8 million users aged 25 or younger in 2017 alone. So, no wonder its tactics to win users back seem a bit desperate. For instance, inactive users that have given the website their personal phone numbers in hopes that a more ...

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Here’s Why Apple Keeps Its Multibillion-Dollar HQ Secret

Apple's headquarters

Apple has just explained why its $5 billion HQ dubbed the Apple Park will remain hidden from the public. Non-employees will reportedly not be allowed in because the building hosts a lot of confidential data. Apple’s CEO Tim Cook told investors that were touring the Steve Jobs Theater on the company’s new multibillion-dollar campus Tuesday that they weren’t allowed to ...

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Google Wants Chat Bots to Reply to Text Messages for You

WhatsApp app on smartphone

Google plans to bring smart chat bots to several messaging services. A couple of years ago, the tech giant rolled out the feature for its Gmail and Inbox. Ai-based computer algorithms could scan email messages and offer a feedback on behalf of the user through short and quick messages. Google now wants to embed that feature into more chat apps, including those ...

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The Irony… Facebook’s VPN App Secretly Tracks Users

Smartphone apps

Facebook has offered users in some parts of the world a VPN app to protect their Internet traffic from privy eyes, but ironically, the app beams back the data to Facebook servers. The social media giant didn’t tell users that the Onevo Protect feature, which gives unsuspecting Facebook app users the possibility to connect to the Internet via a virtual ...

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Facebook Hemorrhaging 2 Million Younger Users Every Year

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According to a report from e-Marketer, Facebook is losing on average 2 million younger users every year, as the younger generation flocks to more entertaining social media services to keep in touch with their friends. Facebook has long hoped that Instagram could keep the young ones hooked, but services like Snapchat are more alluring than the two services. According to ...

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Sending Texts From the Web with Android Messages

The SMS app on the screen of a smartphone

Google has now many messaging apps. However, many of the best ideas of the company are now in the underused area known as Allo. Rumor has it Google is planning to bring one of the best features of Allo. It is a web interface to its SMS app Android Messages. Towards the end of the last year, Google implemented support ...

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Nissan 370Zki Revealed During the Chicago Auto Show

Nissan 370Zki

At the Chicago Auto Show, the automaker revealed a new car concept, namely the Nissan 370Zki. This vehicle has over ten years of production and still manages to surprise drivers with the latest version of the iconic Z-car lineup. The Nissan 370Z features a V6 engine with 332 horsepower, a rear wheel drive, and a six-speed manual transmission. Nevertheless, Nissan ...

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Apple TV Will Now Feature the YouTube TV App

A screenshot of Apple TV's new app

On February 1st, YouTube teased the new YouTube TV app, stating that it is now available on all Apple TVs. If you own an Apple TV, you can now download the YouTube TV app from the App Store. The new YouTube TV app would be right on time if we were to think of the Super Bowl LII. It will ...

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Animated Mario Movie: Nintendo Partners with Illumination

The characters in the Super Mario game

Nintendo and Illumination partner together to develop an animated Mario movie. The movie will rely on the iconic Mario video game franchise, including the plumbers Luigi and Mario. Illumination Entertainment and Nintendo had finally reached an agreement to develop the movie. On January 31, they have confirmed the news. Chris Meledandri and Shigeru Miyamoto will be the co-producers of the ...

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Your Facebook News Feed Will Feature More Local News

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Facebook indicates it will implement more local news in users’ News Feed and this is not an easy job. The CEO of Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg has announced the latest change regarding Facebook’s News Feed. Starting from January 29, Facebook will show more stories and news in your local town or city. Hence, those users who follow a local news publication ...

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