Tech This Out: Streaming Services Such as Netflix And Amazon Video Now Have More Subscribers Globally Than Cable TV

Despite lesser number of people subscribing to cable TV, the revenues still grew by $6.2 billion It has been on the horizon for a while and has finally happened. There are now more subscribers worldwide for web streaming services such as Netflix and Amazon Video, than cable TV, satellite and DTH connections. The Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) in...

The Future of Work: How To Stay Employed

Jobs will be disrupted and the way people work will change, experts said. The future of work will be dramatically transformed by artificial intelligence, so Americans should be prepared to engage in lifelong learning, tech experts said Monday. “New technologies are changing so quickly that any of us who are even experts in the field get out of date very quickly,”...

The Rebirth of the Digital Divide: How 5G Will Transform Hip Hop

https://www.dailymotion.com/video/x74k75l “5G will be the most transformational, because not only will it deliver faster and enhanced mobile broadband (eMBB) to consumers, it will enable hyper-connectivity between machines, people and things and boost a range of new technologies and industrial capabilities.” Source: Tech Radar Houston, Indianapolis, Los Angeles and Sacramento host the world’s first 5G networks built with Verizon...

As AI Takes Over Jobs: Female Workers May Have the Most to Lose, Especially If They Are Hispanic

Women, especially if they are Hispanic, may be at most financial risk from the automation of jobs says a new report from the Institute for Women’s Policy Research. If the automation revolution is as bad as some researchers believe, almost half of all occupations in the U.S. are at risk of replacement by 2026. Truck drivers will be swapped out...

Tech This Out: New Apple Watch Is Able to Successfully Detect Irregular Heartbeat, Say Results of The Largest Detection Study

As many as 84 percent of the irregular pulse notifications were later confirmed to have been AF episodes. The Apple Watch was able to detect irregular heart pulse rates that could signal the need for further monitoring for a serious heart rhythm problem, according to data from a large study funded by Apple Inc, demonstrating a potential future role for...

#MeToo Alert: New Zealand Mosque Shooter Was Member of Dark Internet Groups That Called For Violence Against Women

Tarrant live-streamed the massacre, shouted out a popular meme slogan and published a long, rambling manifesto replete with inside jokes geared for those steeped in underground internet culture. The New Zealand mosque shooter carefully modeled his attack for an internet age. He live-streamed the massacre, shouted out a popular meme slogan and published a long, rambling manifesto replete with inside...

The Gunman in New Zealand Livestreamed His Killing Spree, The Killer Part: Facebook Could Do Nothing About it

This is where the role of technology is questioned, and rightly so. Questions need to be asked of Facebook, which allowed the 17 minute Live stream to be broadcast on its platform, for millions to see. The millions that would include children of a very young age. Where was all the artificial intelligence (AI) that the boffins in Silicon...

After Facebook Outage, Telegram Gains Over 3 Million Users

After suffering a massive outage on Wednesday, Facebook and its apps were back in action amid sporadic reports of some users still facing some issues. Highly-encrypted mobile messaging platform Telegram on Thursday saw a surge in sign ups as Facebook and its other services like WhatsApp, Instagram and Messenger were down for hours. Accroding to a report in TechCrunch, Telegram...

WhatsApp Co-Founder Brian Acton Urges Everyone To Delete Facebook Accounts

Acton made statements on Facebook while addressing a panel that also involved a former Facebook software engineer, Ellora Israni at the university. Speaking publicly about his differences with Facebook, WhatsApp's co-founder Brian Acton urged Stanford University students to delete their Facebook accounts, as he explained his reasons for selling the app to Mark Zuckerberg in the first place. Acton made...

Instagram’s Back Up But Facebook and WhatsApp Still Has Its Glitch

Instagram is back up after suffering a "partial outage" for several hours, but its parent company Facebook appears to be still having problems. Users across the world including the US, Japan, New Zealand and parts of Europe were affected by Thursday's outage and faced difficulties accessing the social network giant and its apps Whatsapp and Instagram for several hours. "Anddddd... we're...