Month: June 2019

Netflix releases “The Great Hack” Documentary Unpacking the “Cambridge Analytica” Scandal
Mobile

The Office is Getting Taken Away From Netflix

One of the most popular shows, The Office, will be taken off from Netflix starting in 2021. The arrangement between Netflix and NBCUniversal, allowing Netflix to stream its show is coming to an end in 2020. NBCUniversal will be able…

Solar-Powered Car Coming in 2021
Tech Travel

Solar-Powered Car Coming in 2021

The first prototype of an electric car covered in solar panels has been created by the company Lightyear. The car, Lightyear One, should be delivered to consumers by 2021. The company, founded in 2016, was created by a group of…

AWS Gets a Chatbot
Mobile Tech

New Delivery and Surveillance Drones?

Amazon has been working on delivery drones, to help deliver packages to customers. The delivery drones have not yet been put to service, but the company is already brainstorming about other ways to use them other than deliveries. Amazon has…

New Scanning Technology
Mobile Tech World

New Scanning Technology

Using computer vision technology, Walmart has been surveilling its customers during checkouts. This new technology is called Missed Scan Detection. It detects when an item is moved past the scanner but doesn’t actually get scanned. Business Insider reported that in…

Google Fined $170 Million for Child Privacy Violations
Mobile Tech

Augmented Reality Make-Up Try On

Augmented reality makeup will be available on YouTube, this summer. Google wants to use this AR like an interactive ad. If someone is watching a beauty guru on YouTube and wants to try on the makeup they are using, they…

Comcast Reports a New Eye-Control Function
Tech

Comcast Reports a New Eye-Control Function

Comcast has been working on a feature that will help people with physical disabilities to control their TV with their eyes. With this new X-1 cable platform, customers will be able to change channels, pull up the X1 programming guide,…

Target is Now Offering One-Day Delivery
Tech

Target is Now Offering One-Day Delivery

One-day delivery is becoming more and more popular and more businesses are trying to integrate it. Target has now jumped aboard the one-day delivery train. US customers can now have the option for $9.99 one-day delivery with orders over $35,…