Swapnil Morandé

780 Added | 1 Magazine | 544 Likes | 2 Following | 32 Followers | @smorande | A graduate from prestigious Green MBA program, Swapnil's global work exposure counts in the field of Information technology and Green technology across India and United States. He is a certified Business Analyst with exemplary record while working with USA, UK and Germany based clients.

Facebook users are mad as hell over the Cambridge Analytica scandal

There's a simple reason why #DeleteFacebook was trending in the days after revelations about the massive Cambridge Analytica data breach — people were angry.<p>Mark Zuckerberg testified before US Congress that Facebook has not seen an material number of users delete their accounts as a result of the …

Cambridge Analytica

'Fortnite' Update 3.4: All The Changes And Fixes On iOS

<i>Fortnite’s</i> latest update is out, bringing with it a return of Sniper Shootout, a new guided rocket and various treasures and challenges.<p>Update 3.4 also brings some fixes and improvements to the mobile version of <i>Fortnite: Battle Royale.</i><p>The biggest visual improvement to <i>Fortnite</i> on iOS is 4x MSAA …

Gaming Industry

You can now use your Netflix subscription anywhere in the EU

'This content is not available in your country' – a damn annoying message, especially when you're paying for it. But a new EU regulation means you …

Net Neutrality

All of Google’s jokes for April Fools’ Day 2018

April Fools’ Day is upon us, and as happens every year, Google is doing its best to outdo itself. The company releases all sorts of jokes, ranging from the ridiculously lame to the very clever, spanning the simple blog post or video to the elaborate gag or new feature. It’s a very Google-specific …

Google

How to stream Apple Music on Apple Watch Series 3 without iPhone

Apple’s strategy for Music control on watchOS has changed significantly over the years, and as of watchOS 4.3, the company has finally added support for the full Apple Music library back onto the Apple Watch’s Music app.<p>While it’s not completely obvious, it is now possible to stream your entire …

Apple Watch

Google Tasks might be getting an overhaul

Google Tasks, the long-neglected to-do list function buried in Gmail, might be getting a fresh face. A tipster tells us Google has uploaded new …

Apps

Overload: How technology is bringing us too much information

<i>Smartphones and other gadgets deliver a wealth of information, but are they also delivering an OVERLOAD to our senses? Our Cover Story is reported by</i> …

Social Media

Health care groups to use blockchain to improve provider data

Five national groups, including UnitedHealthcare and Optum, are launching a pilot program to see if blockchain can help keep data accurate.<p>Blockchain, the technology behind bitcoin, is creeping into the health care space.<p>A growing number of researchers and companies are finding that blockchain -- a …

Health Care

Tesla car that crashed and killed driver was running on Autopilot, firm says

Company says driver took no action despite system’s warnings Uber settles with family of woman killed by self-driving car<p>Tesla has said a car that crashed in California last week, killing its driver, was operating on Autopilot.<p>The 23 March crash on highway 101 in Mountain View is the latest …

Tesla

Microsoft’s Windows chief departs as the company pushes further toward AI and the cloud

Microsoft is announcing another big reorganization today, pushing the core of the company’s Windows operating system in a new direction. Windows chief Terry Myerson, a 21-year Microsoft veteran, is departing the company as Microsoft seeks to unify its artificial intelligence and core Windows OS …

Artificial Intelligence

How Cambridge Analytica’s Facebook targeting model really worked – according to the person who built it

The researcher whose work is at the center of the Facebook-Cambridge Analytica data analysis and political advertising uproar has revealed that his method worked much like the one Netflix uses to recommend movies.<p>In an email to me, Cambridge University scholar Aleksandr Kogan explained how his …

Machine Learning

MORGAN STANLEY: Apple's era as an iPhone company is over — but there’s another business that’ll take its place (AAPL)

• <b>Apple's iPhone X may not be selling well, but its services platform has tremendous upside, according to Morgan Stanley analyst Katy L. Huberty.</b>• <b><br>Service revenue has grown recently, but the number of users paying for services remains low, compared to the device services market, suggesting more upside</b> …

Morgan Stanley

Siri can now talk to Tesla's Model 3

Telsa's Model 3 uses a lot of voice and touchscreen rather than physical controls, which makes it a bit harder to operate than it should be, we found. One thing that will help is more voice controls, and Tesla has addressed that with its latest iOS app release -- sort of. The Model 3 now supports …

Leaked documents reveal how video is paying off big for Amazon

In 2016, Jeff Bezos said of Amazon’s streaming video offerings, “When we win a Golden Globe, it helps us sell more shoes.” This was his way of …

iPhone X review: The iPhone you want to buy | Trusted Reviews

<b>iPhone X long-term review: How does it hold up?</b><p><i>How does the iPhone X compare to the Samsung Galaxy S9? Check out our Samsung Galaxy S9 vs iPhone X to</i> …

Google’s new AI algorithm predicts heart disease by looking at your eyes

Experts say it could provide a simpler way to predict cardiovascular risk<p>Scientists from Google and its health-tech subsidiary Verily have discovered a new way to assess a person’s risk of heart disease using machine learning. By analyzing scans of the back of a patient’s eye, the company’s …

Machine Learning

Databricks comes to Microsoft Azure

The premium implementation of Apache Spark, from the company established by the project's founders, comes to Microsoft's Azure cloud platform as a …

Apple Health app data used as evidence in rape investigation

Law enforcement might have difficulty accessing iPhones, but it can obtain a wealth of information when it does get in. German investigators have used data from iOS' built-in Health app as evidence in the investigation of a rape and murder case. Police cracked the suspect's phone with the help of …

GeoTagging

Facebook to Disconnect Digital Assistant M on January 19th

M Struggles to Compete<p>Since 2015, Facebook has been experimenting with a Messenger digital assistant service dubbed M, providing personal assistant …

Automation

Amazon Alexa is coming to Windows 10 PCs

Amazon’s Alexa digital assistant is seemingly everywhere these days, and now it’s arriving on Windows 10 PCs to challenge Microsoft’s built-in Cortana assistant. HP, Lenovo, Asus, and Acer all plan to integrate Alexa into a range of Windows 10 laptops and desktops being released this year. It’s the …

Smart Homes

Report: Amazon in talks with companies to sell products on Alexa

Amazon is in touch with companies like Procter & Gamble, Clorox and others to sell their products through its assistant technology called Alexa, …

Smart Homes

Google’s mobile-first search index has rolled out to a handful of sites

Just over a year ago, Google announced a major change to the way its search index will rank sites: it will go mobile-first. As the company explained at the time, Google’s algorithms will eventually primarily use the mobile version of a website’s content to rank its pages, to understand structured …

SEO

Report: Apple to support cross-platform apps that run on iPhone, iPad and Mac next year

Apple will add new developer tools that will enable developers to design and engineer a single application that runs on iPhone, iPad, and Mac devices, according to a report from <i>Bloomberg</i>. This will be a huge step for the Mac app ecosystem especially, as it should make it easier for third-party …

Google Hangouts on iOS is now optimized for the iPhone X

At long last, Google today has updated Hangouts for iOS with support for the iPhone X. This update comes following a series of updates to Google’s other iOS applications and is one that’s been highly requested since the iPhone X’s release last month…<p>With today’s update, Hangouts for iOS is no …

Seven smartphones face off against the iPhone X in a portrait mode showdown

If you had to pick one feature that defined this smartphone generation, portrait mode would be a decent choice. While not every phone released in the …

Harry Potter chapter written by bots is magically terrible

Quit eating Hermione's family, Ron, and what's with the Hufflepuff House pig?<p>J.K. Rowling, you're in no danger of being replaced any time soon.<p>The bright Muggles at Botnik Studios trained predictive keyboards (one for narration, one for dialogue) on all seven Harry Potter books and produced a …

Books

Five reasons the iPhone X beats the Samsung Galaxy range

Faster processor and better camera is a good place to start.<p>Last week, we went over the five reasons the iPhone X was already playing catch-up to the …

How to stop over 400 sites logging everything you type: A complete list of every site using session replay scripts

Here's how you can protect yourself from one of the biggest security flaws on the internet<p>You've read the news about session replay scripts and how …

Big data and machine learning algorithms could increase risk of collusion: ACCC

New provisions that have been added to the Competition and Consumer Act will enable the ACCC to address future machine-powered anti-competitive …

Brazil's Delete Institute is a rehab for internet addicts

Internet addicts in Latin America can get a “detox” treatment at Instituto Delete in Brazil, a center focused on treating cellular and internet addictions.<p>For many of us, our cell phone is an extension of our hand. Whether that’s healthy or not remains in how that affects our lives — but for many …