Mauricio Contreras

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Moodnotes for iOS is a journaling app that could replace your therapist

I’ve always been a fan of journaling. I find it great for venting and gaining perspective on things, as well as enjoying jotting down random thoughts and ideas. So when I heard about Moodnotes, a new app for iOS that aims to track your moods and feelings through journaling, I felt compelled to give …

Mental Health

Future criminals can be spotted at nursery school, study suggests

Children's social-emotional skills can indicate future prospects, including whether they will end up in a council falt, researchers find<p>Future criminals and council house tenants can be spotted as early as nursery school, a study suggests.<p>Early social-emotional skills observed in pre-school …

Learning

Sony closing its online store this August 28th

In what appears to be a rash move, Sony has decided to shut its online store down come August 28th at 1:00 PM PST. After this date and time, no more sales will be conducted and you will be forced to find your Sony products elsewhere.<p>The reasoning for making this decision continues to be a mystery. …

Sony

Oxford Internet Institute has visualised Earth’s online population, showing web usage concentrated in Europe and North America<p>Researchers at the Oxford Internet Institute (OII) have produced a map that shows the countries of the world resized by the number of internet users in 2013.<p>Each hexagon …

North America

FTC explores if it’s legal for Apple to take a 30% cut from rival music streaming apps

<i>(By Diane Bartz and Julia Love, Reuters)</i> – U.S. government antitrust regulators are looking into claims about whether Apple’s treatment of rival streaming music apps is illegal under antitrust law, according to three industry sources.<p>Apple recently launched a new music streaming service, Apple …

Indian Police To Citizens: If You See A Crime Being Committed, Periscope It

Twitter-owned livestreaming app Periscope could soon become a crime-fighting tool. Police in the city of Bangalore–often called the Silicon Valley of India–want to encourage citizens to livestream crimes as they happen, essentially asking bystanders to broadcast crimes to the Internet in real …

Police used Spotify to find two fugitives in Mexico

If you want to drop off the grid, don't forget to cancel your streaming services. That's the lesson from a new case reported in <i>The Coloradoan</i><i>,</i> which saw one couple's Spotify and Netflix accounts used to track them after they fled to Mexico.<p>The fugitives were Brittany Nunn and her husband Peter …