InterAct

Snapchat enlists more creative partners to help brands drive ROI when users interact with ads

Snapchat has added 14 companies to its roster of creative partners, with the aim of helping brands drive ROI when a user ‘swipes up’ on a vertical ad.<p>…

Advertising

We need to focus on the ‘why’ of technology in a ‘why not?’ world

Technology has become a part of every aspect of our lives, even in the places we least expect. The grocery store has a mobile app. The local bank has a chatbot. Strollers in the mall have touchscreens. The checkout counter is DIY. The parking lot has a security robot.<p>Are any of these things bad? …

Augmented Reality

4 Google Chrome Extensions To Boost Your Digital Marketing

Templune / Pixabay<p>They say a craftsman is only as clever as his tools, and at K.I.S.S, we believe harnessing the power of digital marketing is easy …

Digital Marketing

Amazon’s wearables plan puts Alexa on the move

Amazon is working on its first wearable device: a pair of “smart glasses” that would allow its virtual assistant Alexa to be summoned any time, …

Technology

The Future of Voice: The Industries That Are About to Change Forever

Voice user interface technology is getting smarter, faster, and more reliable. What does that mean for major industries today, and in the …

Web Design

Health tech startup 98point6 raises $19.5M to connect patients with doctors in new ‘virtual clinic’

What if you could have quality primary care that treats you when you need it and helps you stay healthy — without ever stepping foot in a doctor’s …

Startups

Cue is a comedian trapped in a robot body

Now Playing: Watch this: Cue the robot has plenty of attitude<p>1:33<p>Fancy a friendly game of soccer with your robot pal? San Mateo, California-based Wonder Workshop's new Cue robot will be your own personal David Beckham.<p>The kid-oriented Cue does bear a resemblance to Sphero's BB-8, but LED lights on …

San Mateo County

Morrissey joines Twitter - what can we expect?

The infamously testy singer and writer has strong views on subjects such as vegetarianism, bullfighting and Donald Trump - and we're predicting it …

UK News

Study reveals what men really think about smart women, and it's disgusting

<b>Scientists at the University of Buffalo, have found that men find smart women 'sexy', but only in theory. Brilliant.</b><p>A study published in the</i> …

Psychology

How To Decipher A Smart Contract Method Call

Diving Into The Ethereum VM Part 4<p>In previous articles of this series we’ve seen how Solidity represents complex data structures in the EVM storage. …

Programming

Apocalypse now: Ad biz cries foul over Apple's great AI cookie purge

Fear of the Adpocalypse has died down in recent months - but new platform Apple releases have revived it.<p>Apple's imminent decision to throttle …

Privacy

Google Debuts New Payments App In India

Expanding its mobile payment horizons, Google is rolling out a new payments app in India.<p>Named Tez -- which translates to “fast” in Hindi, the app is …

Advertising Industry

Raise-A-Reader: Marpole centre helps dad grow love for books in kids

Even though his two-and-a-half-year-old daughter can’t read yet, Denis Ryan fosters a love of books in her by reading to her and taking her to the …

Canadian News

Ways to stimulate growth: Modi-Jaitley review today

<b>New Delhi:</b> With India’s GDP sinking to a three-year low, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will interact with finance minister Arun Jaitley and top …

Economy

How Do Robots Talk to Each Other? A Sci-Fi Examination

Technology-based lifeforms have to communicate, just like any other living beings. And just like living beings, science fiction has come up with a …

Communicate

Toons Discover Household Things

Manik n Ratan is an artist in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Some his works are whimsical drawings of little people and little monsters that incorporate …

The Fujiwara Dance: What If Jose and Maria Interact?

<i>Watch NBC10 News Live at 11 p.m. in the video embedded above for the latest on Hurricane Maria and Hurricane Jose.</i><p><b>ANOTHER CRUSHING BLOW IN …

Weather

Mayflower Primary to take in deaf pupils

From next year, pupils at a mainstream primary school will have deaf classmates learning alongside them in sign language as a further step is taken …

Education

How can I use this regex in Haskell?

I'm trying to make a simple Haskell program that will take any line that looks like someFilenameHere0035.xml and returns 0035. My sample input file, …

Programming

When a Hurricane Destroys Your Distractions

We’re now several days into the aftermath of Hurricane Irma. Millions are still without power. Debris is ubiquitous. The storm was record …

Evangelical Christianity

How diseases can be targeted using nanotechnology – and why it’s difficult

Nanomaterials<p>Scientists are designing materials that are a thousand times smaller than the width of a hair.<p>Known as nanomaterials or nanoparticles, …

Medicine

Apple responds to ad group’s criticism of Safari cookie blocking

Apple introduced a new technology to intelligently block browser cookies in Safari, which brought criticism from a number of advertising …

Privacy

Durban school goes digital | Independent on Saturday

Durban - The digital age has been embraced by Our Lady of Fatima Dominican Convent School, eliminating books and paper with the introduction of …

Education

HMRC builds blockchain proof of concept for UK border

HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) is exploring new technologies such as blockchain to make it easier for users to interact with government.<p>Speaking at …

Business Technology

Five Habits of Highly Effective CGC Marketers

Who better to tell you how your business is doing than the people purchasing from you?<p>Having a conversation with your customers has never been easier …

Customer Experience

Slack VP: Shared channels could lead to business bots that speak to each other

Shared channels that allow two businesses to share a workspace in Slack was made available for the first time Tuesday, bringing businesses that collaborate closer together — but that could just be the start. In an interview with VentureBeat, Slack VP of product April Underwood said shared channels …

Chatbots

Facebook Bonfire: New video chat app to change how you interact with friends

Facebook has created a new group video chat app called Bonfire.<p>It appears to have been designed to encourage younger Facebook users to engage more …

Social Media

Are Horses Self-Aware?

Italian researchers used the mirror self-recognition test on horses. Here's a look at the results.

Horses

Huawei’s Wayne Goodrich talks about the future of UX and design

The way we interact with our devices is changing. We began with punch cards during the dawn of computing, then eventually transitioned to tactile buttons and finally to touch. And, while it may seem like this is the best way we can possibly interact with our phones and other screen-based devices, …

Technology

A Mind-Controlled Exoskeleton

Richard Andersen has received a grant from the National Science Foundation’s Frontier program to develop a brain-machine interface that could …

Robotics