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Microsoft Has Thought About Buying GitHub

06/03/2018, GitHub is a software platform widely used by software developers to discuss issues, store code, and keep track of updates. It’s a privately held company with over 23 million individual users across 1.5 million organizations. Reports suggest that...

Amazon Transitions Prime Pantry To A Monthly Subscription Service

06/01/2018, Amazon’s Prime Pantry service used to be priced at $5.99 per order. This was a flat fee for every order you make and was applicable even for Prime members. Now we speak in the past tense because Amazon has made some changes to its Prime Pantry program...

Spotify Drops Decision To Implement A Conduct Policy

06/01/2018, We’ve seen how our actions and choices made in life can affect other parts of our life. For example posting something stupid on social media can get someone fired from their job. However Spotify recently came under fire for trying to implement what...


Google Reportedly Decides Not To Renew Its Military AI Contract

06/01/2018, Recently it was discovered that Google had taken on a military contract in which they would be helping develop AI for use in drones, where it would be used to speed up the analysis of drone footage by classifying images of objects and people. This was...

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 Will Begin Filming In January 2019

06/01/2018, Earlier this year it was confirmed that Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 would be returning in 2020 with James Gunn back at the helm as writer and director. It was also revealed that the movie would begin filming in 2019, which we guess was...

Facebook Removes ‘Trending’ Section From Its Platform

06/01/2018, Just like how there are Google Trends and Twitter trends, Facebook has its own Trending section on the sidebar where users can see what kind of topics are trending at the moment to keep themselves up to date. However it seems that Facebook has decided...

AOSP Hints At Native Face Authentication In Android

06/01/2018, For the most part, fingerprints are the de facto security option when it comes to smartphones, at least as far as biometrics are concerned. However we’re starting to see more manufacturers explore different options, such as Samsung with their iris...

Walmart’s Latest Service Lets You Text To Order

06/01/2018, If there is a reason why more people are shopping online than in retail, it is because it is more convenient. This allows shoppers to do their shopping wherever they are, as opposed to having to make a special trip to the store, saving them a ton of time...

Uganda Imposes Social Media Tax To ‘Stop Gossip’

06/01/2018, Social media can be used for good or bad. For example we’ve seen instances of how social media can help return a lost pet to its owner, but it can also be used for the bad where we’ve seen how social media can be used to bully others online, creating...

Alexa Could Soon Suggest Appropriate Skills For Users To Use

06/01/2018, Just like how apps on our smartphones usually fulfill one purpose, the same can be said for Alexa skills. For example if you wanted a Domino’s pizza, you’d use the Domino’s pizza skill to ask Alexa to order you a hot pie. Or if you wanted an Uber...

Apple Could Focus On Digital Health At WWDC 2018

06/01/2018, At Google I/O 2018, Google unveiled more details about Android P, its next major Android operating system. One of the areas that Google is focusing on is something called “digital wellness” which aims to help users spend their time on their mobile...

Steam’s Desktop Client Had A Bug That Existed For 10 Years

06/01/2018, During the software development process, depending on the way the software has been coded, it can leave itself open to exploits by hackers who are familiar with the coding process and know how to take advantage of the system’s weakness. No software is...

Philips Hue Sync App Now Available On Windows And Mac

06/01/2018, The Philips Hue lighting system is one that is probably known by many who are looking to make their homes smarter. For those who aren’t familiar, the Hue system consists of a series of light bulbs and light strips that can be remotely controlled via a...