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‘Slow dating’ app Once is acquired by Dating Group for $18M as it seeks to expand its portfolio

Five-year-old ‘slow dating’ app Once has been acquired by the Dating Group, one of the largest companies in the dating world, for $18 million in cash and stock. Dating Group has 73 million registered users across a range of portfolio fatting app.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchJan 22nd, 2021

The new Google Pay repeats all the same mistakes of Google Allo

For P2P users, the new app has fewer features, is less convenient, and has more fees. Enlarge (credit: Aurich Lawson / Ars Technica) The new Google Pay app came out of beta this week, and it marks the first step in a major upheaval in the Goo.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News11 hr. 29 min. ago

How CRISPR Can Create More Ethical Eggs

Slashdot reader wooloohoo shares a new article from Cornell's Alliance for Science, a group who gives its mission as correcting misinformation and countering conspiracy theories slowing progress on issues including synthetic biology and agricultural.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMar 6th, 2021

Microsoft Exchange exploited to hack 30,000 US organization emails

According to Microsoft, the vulnerabilities in Exchange Server are being targeted by a previously unknown Chinese hacking group known as “Hafnium.” In the days since Microsoft issued the patch for Exchange, the group is said to have dramatically.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsMar 6th, 2021

This Week in Apps: App Store bill passes AZ House, ‘deep nostalgia’ goes viral, Twitter Spaces arrives on Android

This Week in Apps: App Store bill passes AZ House, ‘deep nostalgia’ goes viral, Twitter Spaces arrives on Android.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsMar 6th, 2021

Microsoft hack: White House warns of "active threat" of email attack

The tech giant says a state-sponsored group operating out of China is breaching email servers......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated NewsMar 6th, 2021

What is Telegram?

With a focus on security and privacy, Telegram offers an encrypted messaging app platform to chat with friends and family; here’s everything we know about it......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMar 6th, 2021

India Threatens Jail for Facebook, WhatsApp and Twitter Employees

India's government has threatened to jail employees of Facebook, its WhatsApp unit and Twitter as it seeks to quash political protests and gain far-reaching powers over discourse on foreign-owned tech platforms, WSJ reported Friday, citing people fam.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMar 6th, 2021

Man-made rock pools at San Diego Bay waterfront double as coastal defences

A group of geometric concrete blocks that mimic rock pools have been installed at San Diego Bay in California by eco-engineering company Econcrete to prevent flooding while providing habitats for marine life. Read more A group of geometric c.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsMar 5th, 2021

Google Search algorithm watching; Friday’s daily brief

Make sure not to miss the new more visual changes in Microsoft Bing Search, the new Google My Business reports and the Google Ads mobile app notifications. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article......»»

Category: internetSource:  searchenginelandRelated NewsMar 5th, 2021

Visual Studio Code now runs natively on M1 Macs

App will be available either in universal or architecture-specific binaries. Enlarge / The 2020, M1-equipped Mac mini. (credit: Samuel Axon) Microsoft has released a new version of source-code editor Visual Studio Code that runs natively on Ap.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMar 5th, 2021

Tackling tumors with two types of virus

An international research group led by the University of Basel has developed a promising strategy for therapeutic cancer vaccines. Using two different viruses as vehicles, they administered specific tumor components in experiments on mice with cancer.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsMar 5th, 2021

Walking pace among cancer survivors may be important for survival

A new study finds a possible link between slow walking pace and an increased risk of death among cancer survivors. The researchers say more work is needed to see if physical activity programs or other interventions could help cancer survivors improve.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsMar 5th, 2021

Apple says iOS 14.5 will not allow users to set a default music player after all

Last month beta testers found that Apple had added a feature to iOS 14.5 allowing users to change the default music app, Apple Music, to any other third-party app they had installed. However, this does not appear to be the case......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsMar 5th, 2021

A Paint-like app does exist on your Mac. Here’s how to find it

Looking for an Apple equivalent to Paint in MacOS? Similar features are actually hidden inside Preview. Here's how to use Preview for a Paint-like experience......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMar 5th, 2021

Professor seeks to help adults better communicate with children

Narissra Punyanunt-Carter co-edited the book 'Communication Begins with Children,' which helps adults who have children or work with children effectively communicate with them......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMar 5th, 2021

Google Ads mobile app adds custom and performance insights notifications

The updates can help advertisers keep tabs on the metrics that are important to them and notify them of significant performance changes. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article......»»

Category: internetSource:  searchenginelandRelated NewsMar 5th, 2021

Arizona House advances bill targeting Apple, Google mobile app stores

The Arizona bill has already gotten farther than a similar one in ND did. Enlarge / The Arizona State Capitol museum, flanked by the House of Representatives building (R) and a cactus (L). (credit: mixmotive | Getty Images) The Arizona state.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMar 5th, 2021

Apple clarifies iOS default music app feature, and it’s not what people thought

The widely reported beta feature was misunderstood. Enlarge / Siri in iOS 14. (credit: Samuel Axon) Over the past few weeks, there have been several reports (including one of our own) on a feature found in recent beta releases of iOS 14.5 that.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMar 5th, 2021

Apple Faces EU Antitrust Charge on Spotify Complaint

Apple could face an EU antitrust charge sheet in the coming weeks following a 2019 complaint by music streaming service Spotify, Reuters reported Thursday, citing people familiar with the matter. From the report: The charge could force changes to App.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMar 5th, 2021

UK launches antitrust probe into Apple

The United Kingdom's competition watchdog has launched an investigation into Apple after app developers complained that they're being forced to use the company's payment systems and distribute their products via its App Store......»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated NewsMar 5th, 2021