Facebook 20% decline in consumption per person
Facebook’s core platform netted more users, but they’re using the site less, leading to what Wieser estimates is a 20% decline in consumption per person. Facebook’s overall consumption share of the digital market dropped from 16.5% in September 2017 to 14.3% currently. However, Facebook is still the second-most popular digital platform, behind Google at 32.5%. Verizon-owned […] Read more
Free Underrated Apps Everyone Should Download Now
Whether you have an iPhone, an Android, or another type of smartphone, you probably have a lot of apps in there. Some of these apps can be really useful, and some just take up a lot of space. To make the most out of your phone, you should download several important apps. Some of these incredible apps […] Read more
Apps That Were So Bad, They Were Banned
Developers can create apps that can change the way that smartphones are used. The apps that they create can add new features to phones and revolutionize phones. All apps are not created equal. Some apps add nothing of value to the phone, may add features that are useless to those that download them, or even […] Read more
New Possibilities Created by Connections
Here are 6 ways I see us transforming as a culture, based on the possibilities now afforded to us by connections and technology: 1. Challenging the Status Quo Before we could reach out to anyone on the planet, did we ever see anything as amazing as the projects and successes associated with challenged paradigms in […] Read more
Analyzing half a million Facebook posts
Eichstaedt and colleagues analyzed data from almost 1,200 people who agreed to provide their Facebook status updates and their electronic medical records. Of these participants, only 114 had a history of depression. Study co-author Raina Merchant says, “For this project, all individuals [have] consented, no data is collected from their network, the data is anonymized, […] Read more
Khadija, we hear you!
Another day another tragic story, this time it’s rather an unbelievably crucial story of a 17 years old Moroccan girl who goes by the names khadija. This story has become viral on Social Media in Morocco; however, not all opinions were one sided, the story has created a bipartisan split in society. The girl accused […] Read more
After long delay, Twitter bans Alex Jones @realalexjones and @infowars.
The notorious Alex Jones has finally been banned from Twitter and Periscope. The social media company has decided to permanently suspend his account and that of infowars as well. The decision came after Jones broadcast on Periscope in which the host berated a CNN reporter at the senate hearing on September 6 of 2018. After […] Read more