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Alexa gets smarter about calendar appointments

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As digital assistants improve, we’re learning new things to expect from them, but the tasks that a real-life assistant may have handled before can still be a bit of a challenge to home assistants. Amazon’s Alexa voice assistant is gaining functionality to help it get smarter about working with your calendar. The new abilities will…

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Amazon to launch a new app store with tools for its two million sellers

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Amazon is launching new app store with tools created specifically to help its sellers manage their inventory and orders. Called the Marketplace Appstore, it will feature apps made using Amazon Marketplace Web Service (Amazon MWS) by Amazon and third-party developers screened by the company. According to a report by CNET, the Marketplace Appstore launches to…

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Facebook reopens app reviews on its platform

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Onstage at Facebook’s developer conference, Mark Zuckerberg announced that the company will be re-opening its app review process following the pause it took in the aftermath of the Cambridge Analytica crisis. “Now, I know that it hasn’t been easy being a developer these past couple months, that’s probably an understatement. What I can assure you…

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How Stitch Fix is Decreasing Their Churn Rate With Two Clever Apps

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According to Forbes, eCommerce subscription market segments have been growing more than 100% yearly over the last five years and now account for a quarter of the online shopping market, generating billions of dollars’ worth of sales. One of the biggest and most successful names in subscription services is Stitch Fix, who is said to…

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Live Share in Visual Studio lets you code and debug together

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At its Build developer conference, Microsoft today announced that Live Share, its previously announced collaborative development feature for Visual Studio and Visual Studio code, is now available to developers who want to give it a try. Until now, this feature, which allows developers to better work together, was only available in a private preview —…

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Is the world getting better or worse? A look at the numbers | Steven Pinker

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Was 2017 really the “worst year ever,” as some would have us believe? In his analysis of recent data on homicide, war, poverty, pollution and more, psychologist Steven Pinker finds that we’re doing better now in every one of them when compared with 30 years ago. But progress isn’t inevitable, and it doesn’t mean everything…

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A leaked look at Facebook’s search engine for influencer marketing

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Facebook’s next money-maker could be this instrument for connecting purveyors to social media authors so that they are able to team up on sponsored-content Facebook ad campaigns. The Branded Content Matching search engine causes advertisers select the biographical the special characteristics of creators’ supporters they want to reach, insure stats about these publics, and contact…

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Nobody knows you like Facebook!

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Facebook has your profile. Cambridge Analytica may have used Facebook’s data to affect your government minds. But why does least-liked tech fellowship Facebook have all this data about its consumers in the first place? Let’s put aside Instagram, WhatsApp and other Facebook commodities for a minute. Facebook has built the world’s biggest social network. But…

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Joel Rude Lake Arrowhead

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QUOTES: “Hope is a belief that my future can be better than my past, and I can play a significant role to make it better.” “Remain faithful to what you know.” “It’s not only okay to ask for help, it’s absolutely necessary to ask for help.” “I believe America is a shining example of the…

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Valerie Parmenter San Bernardino

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QUOTES: “Pay attention. Keep your fingers in the pie.” “You can’t expect more than you inspect.” “Stay good. Stay organized. Stay on schedule. You’ll have a successful life.” “America’s a land of opportunity. You’re always going to reap what you sow.” “Keep your head up. Remember if you really really want this, you can achieve…

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