The Quiet, Steady Dominance of Pokmon Go

The Quiet, Steady Dominance of Pokmon Go

Two years ago today, a studio called Niantic liberated a game with a novel hypothesi: Go outside. Target your smartphone at the real world. Catch some ogres. Within a daylight, Pokemon Go was at the top of every app collect plot. Within 200 epoches, participates had...
Elite Dating Apps Threaten to Make Americas Wealth Gap Worse

Elite Dating Apps Threaten to Make Americas Wealth Gap Worse

Data: Institute for Family Studies The app initially targeted Bay Area singles. “There’s pure, unbridled ambition here, and that was something that I wanted to rein in and help people who are busy and doing amazing things find other people who are busy and doing...
Instagram Will Now Let People Share Info From Apps Like Spotify

Instagram Will Now Let People Share Info From Apps Like Spotify

Instagram is coming a new facet that’s straight out of Facebook’s past. The photo-sharing app, owned by Facebook Inc ., will let beings post datum from apps directly to their Instagram Stories, which last-place for 24 hours. For speciman, while listening...
App Permissions Don’t Tell Us Nearly Enough About Our Apps

App Permissions Don’t Tell Us Nearly Enough About Our Apps

Thanks to Facebook, app dispensations have popped back into the public’s consciousness again. Last month it was discovered that Facebook had placed the phone logs of Android consumers who opted sharing their contacts in the days before Android 4.1 Jelly Bean. Then the...
Facebook App Developer Kogan Defends His Actions With User Data

Facebook App Developer Kogan Defends His Actions With User Data

The app developer who surreptitiously gathered and shared 50 million Facebook user profiles says the company was officially notified of his actions but failed to stop it. Aleksandr Kogan, a research associate in the department of psychology at the University of...