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Average US time spent with mobile in 2019 has increased

June 15th, 2019 at 1:11 pm » Comments Off

  US Adults Spend More Time on Mobile than They Do Watching TV  For the first time ever, US consumers will spend more time using their mobile devices than watching TV, with smartphone use dominating that time spent. Consumers’ use of smartphones will continue to make up the majority of their media consumption, but we […]



Apple is pulling the plug on iTunes after 18 Years

June 13th, 2019 at 11:06 am » Comments Off

Apple CEO Steve Jobs gestures as he announces Apple ‘iTunes’ Music Store in the UK, France and Germany 15 June, 2004 at a press release party in London. The iTunes Music Store will allow music fans in the three countries the same large online2011 AFP Apple is finally putting to rest the program that started […]



In a world awash in information, the curator is king

June 10th, 2019 at 11:14 am » Comments Off

  A sci-fi novelist on what he learned writing a trilogy of speculative novels that extrapolate how feeds shape our lives, politics, and future Feeds shape our world. Google uses hundreds of variables to determine the search results you see. A complex statistical engine produces your personalized Netflix queue. Facebook uses everything it knows about […]



Space X launches 60 satellites for Elon Musk’s Starlink Internet Constellation

June 3rd, 2019 at 11:44 am » Comments Off

The 60 satellites packed tightly into a fairing. With one launch in the books and potentially dozens still to go, SpaceX has begun its build-out of the ambitious Starlink internet constellation—a series of interconnected satellites designed to deliver high-speed internet to paying customers around the globe. The 60 Starlink satellites, each weighing 500 pounds (227 […]



The Dark Forest Theory of the Internet

June 1st, 2019 at 4:05 pm » Comments Off

This is also what the internet is becoming: a dark forest In his sci-fi trilogy The Three Body Problem, author Liu Cixin presents the dark forest theory of the universe. When we look out into space, the theory goes, we’re struck by its silence. It seems like we’re the only ones here. After all, if […]



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