Category: News Bytes

Why You Need to Be Addressing User Data Management in Your PR Efforts

Why You Need to Be Addressing User Data Management in Your PR Efforts

When people go online, they typically understand that websites collect their data for certain purposes. However, they may not know exactly how that information gets used. That could be problematic for digital marketers or those in the public relations field. Trust Levels Vary by Industry Addressing how companies use information and manage it to ensure …

+ Read More

8 Amazingly Practical Uses for Blockchain

8 Amazingly Practical Uses for Blockchain

You’ve probably heard of blockchain. This decentralized distributed public ledger is being lauded as the next big technology that’s going to revolutionize our way of life. You might have heard about it in the context of cryptocurrencies. While Bitcoin‘s ledger was the first blockchain, the technology has since expanded to a plethora of other uses. …

+ Read More

New Facebook Portal Is Giving People the Creeps

New Facebook Portal Is Giving People the Creeps

Following recent controversy surrounding Facebook’s security breach, the social media giant is now under additional scrutiny. The release of a new device called Portal is the subject of some debate, and not all the press is positive. Review of the product reveals the reason for its less-than-warm reception. The Facebook Portal serves the same function …

+ Read More

Best New Releases on Netflix, Hulu and Amazon in December 2018

Best New Releases on Netflix, Hulu and Amazon in December 2018

When you’re finished attending holiday parties, shopping for gifts and spending time with loved ones this December, you deserve some downtime. Fortunately, the top streaming services will help you stay relaxed but occupied. Here are some of the best new releases on Netflix, Hulu and Amazon to enjoy as the year comes to an end. …

+ Read More

Impact of Technology: We Asked 10 Experts Which Tech Will Impact Society Most

Impact of Technology: We Asked 10 Experts Which Tech Will Impact Society Most

In 2018, we have smart speakers that can convert baking measurements for you, play any song you can think of and tell you the weather. We fly drones for fun. Machine learning and predictive analytics are redefining what it means to work in basically every industry. With so many amazing, breakthrough technologies at our disposal, …

+ Read More

10 Cyber Week 2018 Deals You Can’t Miss

10 Cyber Week 2018 Deals You Can’t Miss

Electronics are on almost everyone’s wish list, but they’re not exactly cheap. Techies needn’t fear, however, because Cyber Week 2018 offers some of the best deals of the decade. If you’re browsing for a friend, a family member or yourself, you’ll find just what you’re looking for — well within your budget. Interested in Amazon’s …

+ Read More

Netflix Developing Biometric Technology for Effortless Streaming

Netflix Developing Biometric Technology for Effortless Streaming

Twice a year, Netflix hosts Hack Day — an event in which employees from across the company introduce new ideas they’ve come up with. Some of the ideas that emerge from Hack Days are innovative product improvements that might make it into Netflix’s website or app. Others are fun experiments, like “Jump to Shark” from …

+ Read More

Torn Decision May Lead to Amazon HQ2 and HQ3

Torn Decision May Lead to Amazon HQ2 and HQ3

With all the great deals on Amazon, it’s easy to get overwhelmed and have trouble choosing from your neverending options. Amazon itself seems to be facing a similar conundrum. After a long and very public search for a location for a second headquarters, Amazon may decide to split HQ2 between two cities, the Wall Street …

+ Read More

Supply Chain of Apple Watch Under Investigation for Illegal Student Labor

Supply Chain of Apple Watch Under Investigation for Illegal Student Labor

Apple fans wait eagerly for the latest products from the brand. But, people often don’t think about what happens before those products reach store shelves. News broke recently about Apple Watch under investigation for allegations that a Chinese supplier depended on illegal student labor to make its Series 4 watch. Details About the Claims Many …

+ Read More