Tuesday, August 11, 2020

Technology

How To Delete Every Conversation Your Amazon Alexa Has Recorded

Digital assistants learn by listening to your voice and intonation. These devices create voice profiles that help them predict when you'll be issuing a command.

Siri Is Hinting That She’s Getting A Makeover At WWDC

When asked about Apple's upcoming developer conference, Siri has been strongly hinting at a significant makeover.

How Instagram’s New Mute Button Can Save Your Sanity

Instagram has created a mute button that allows you to avoid a user's posts without them knowing a thing about it.

Facebook’s ‘Youth Portal’ Is Supposed To Appeal To Teens

Because Facebook's got as much tact as a cactus, they've decided to appeal to teens by creating a "Youth Portal" which is just as cringe-worthy as that sounds.

Hey Alexa: Why Isn’t Anyone Naming Babies ‘Alexa’ Anymore?

Back in 2015, when Amazon launched its Echo speaker, the company needed a name for its built-in personal assistant software. CEO Jeff Bezos, being a huge Trekkie, decided to name it Alexa.

Twitter Is Testing Out An Encrypted Messaging Feature

Most social media apps have their own version of messaging and Twitter is planning on expanding their own, making it safer and more comfortable to use.

Meme Of The Week: Oblivious Anime Man

The image depicts a guy who points to a butterfly and wonders if it's a pigeon.

Technological Advancements That Are Changing The Cannabis Industry

The cannabis industry is unfurling fast and part of its momentum is due to the tech world’s involvement.

Twitter Is Testing A New Feature That Might Kill Trolls And Prevent Abuse

Social media and trolls go hand in hand, but no virtual space is as warm and welcoming for them as Twitter.

How Much Sex, Violence And Hate Speech Can Facebook Control?

Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg has been in charge of providing damage control for his company, and finding ways of filtering out questionable content and preventing a situation like Cambridge Analytica from happening again.

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How CBD Can Help Deter Hormone Disrupter Chemicals

Scientists have been looking into the link between hormone imbalance, early menstruation, and quality-of-life for decades.

TFT Poll: Trump And Biden Equally Likely To Legalize Marijuana If Elected

No major presidential candidate has emerged as the nominee for the United States of Weed.

What’s the Difference Between Marijuana CBD And Hemp CBD?

Some patients believe CBD has the most medicinal benefit of all the cannabis compounds. But most don't realize that there are actually two versions of this product.

The Laws And Regulations On Hemp CBD In All 50 States

Though the FDA is a federal agency, its policies have a significant impact on the states.