April 7, 2020

Youtube is looking to compete with TikTok by launching its own, similar version called “Shorts”. Shorts allows users to upload brief videos into a feed and also use music in the YouTube  Music catalog for videos. TikTok saw more than 125% growth over the last 2 years,...

April 7, 2020

Niantic, creator of Pokemon Go, has tweaked the game to be easier for players in their homes. They have prioritized updates to make individual play easier and move away from the social experience for the time being during the pandemic. Updates include increasing incuba...

April 6, 2020

A new iPhone app called Impressions lets you create deepfakes of celebrities with just a few clicks. This was previously available back in 2017, but thanks to Moore's Law and all the advancements in technology, it is now way better than before. All you need to do is fi...

April 6, 2020

During the pandemic, customer taste has varied, but UberEats has seen a more than 30 percent increase in orders from independent restaurants since mid-March. Delivery fees have been waived for independent restaurants, and Uber created an in-app feature so people can do...

April 5, 2020

Now work and classes being done remotely, Zoom has become the platform for gatherings between friends, co-workers, and classmates. Being home all day, cleaning up your bedroom or now “classroom”, may not be number one in priority. Zoom has free backgrounds to change th...

March 31, 2020

Zenly, a location sharing app owned by Snapchat, came up with a great way to make doing your part in staying home a friendly competition with friends. The app created a leaderboard to see ‘who stays home the most’ on a percentage basis. Using your device's location, af...

March 30, 2020

With everyone starting to transition to the “At Home” office, major companies with free and large cafeterias are watching their tech based employees get creative in the kitchen. People are joking that the employees of these huge tech companies are now finding difficult...

March 28, 2020

During this time period, people all over are relying on Netflix for entertainment. With that said, Netflix users in the United States and Europe are experiencing outages where they are unable to connect on platforms such as phones, computers and smart TV’s. Netflix, in...

March 28, 2020

Many Amazon workers are scared to go to work during the Coronavirus pandemic. Others employees are angry and frustrated with how amazon has handled the situation. Warehouse workers and delivery drivers are forced to go to work where they risk their health or in turn st...

March 28, 2020

TripActions laid off around one hundred employees over a Zoom video conference, as well as laying off around two hundred more. Since travel plans are all being put to a halt, travel companies are not in need of hundreds of workers. With everyone working from home, all...

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