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Spotify Hits 40 Million Paid Subscribers

09/14/2016, As one of the most popular music streaming services in the world, Spotify’s subscriber numbers are closely watched, and in the face of mounting competition the company continues to reveal figures that show it’s growing nicely. A couple of...

Stanford Develops A Breathalyzer For Marijuana

09/14/2016, Breathalyzers used to measure alcohol are fairly common and are used when drivers are pulled over under suspicion that they might be driving under the influence of alcohol. So what about being under the influence of something else, such as marijuana?...

YouTube Launches Their Own Social Network (Sort Of)

09/13/2016, On YouTube, announcement videos by creators aren’t exactly new. The idea behind these videos is to make announcements to their fans and followers, like announcement of new projects, new videos, a hiatus, meet-ups, giveaways, and so on. However those...

Security Researcher Tracks Down Scammer And Messaged His Mom

09/13/2016, Scammers usually get away with what they do because their victims don’t know what to do, and to be honest, the police usually have bigger fish to fry than to track down the guy who scammed you out of $10 on eBay. However in the past, we have seen how...

Lecturer Uses Facial Recognition To Detect Bored Students

09/13/2016, Facial recognition is a handy tool when it comes to security, such as identifying authorized users. It can also be used in criminal cases where authorities can use the technology to try and locate suspects on the run, or identify terrorists. However over...

Netflix Proposes To Make Data Caps Illegal

09/13/2016, Depending on your internet plan, sometimes you might have a data cap, sometimes you might not. Sometimes your data cap is so huge that you don’t really have to think about it, but sometimes it’s so low that you actually start counting the number of...

Twitter Will Now Notify Users When Someone They Follow Goes Live

09/12/2016, If you’re the sort of person who enjoys being up to date with the latest announcements, news, or happenings, platforms like Facebook Live, Twitter’s Periscope, and Twitch are probably something that you tune into every now and then. However since you...

Blizzard’s Chris Metzen Announces His Retirement

09/12/2016, A company is more than just one person, but sometimes there are individuals who help shape a company into what it is today. For example many still associate Microsoft with Bill Gates, or Apple with Steve Jobs, and in the gaming industry, we have Chris...

Longer Tweets Could Be Coming September 19

09/12/2016, Back in May, Twitter announced that they would be making some changes to its platform in which they would expand the 140 character tweet. Twitter’s 140 character limit is kind of the platform’s trademark, but we guess they reckon that users have more...

Volvo Produces First Self-Driving Car For Public Trial

09/12/2016, Volvo has produced the first car that’s going to take part in its Drive Me self-driving public trial. The car has rolled off the production line in Torslanda, Sweden and it’s going to take part in what Volvo describes as the...

Get A Three-Month SoundCloud Go Subscription For Just $0.99

09/12/2016, SoundCloud is best known as one of few online music platforms where you go to find great covers of music but the company evolved from that earlier this year. It did that by launching a proper music streaming service called SoundCloud Go. The paid service...

‘Jurassic World’ Has Been Confirmed As A Trilogy

09/12/2016, Sometimes when it comes to reviving older movie franchises, sometimes it doesn’t go as well as intended. A good example would be when George Lucas attempted to revive the Star Wars franchise with the prequels – Episodes I, II, and III. However...

Amazon Announces Plans To Launch 100 Pop-Up Stores In The US

09/11/2016, Think of Amazon and you might think of the company’s various online services as a retailer. Not only did they sell items online, but they seemed to revel in their digital nature through offerings like the Kindle e-readers and e-books. However that...