How age and gender can impact social media usage

Social media has become a part of almost everyone’s daily routine, but how it’s used can differ based on age, race and ethnicity, household income and especially gender. Common Sense Media, a San Francisco based nonprofit that focuses on promoting digital well-being for children, has researched social media use extensively. In a study titled “Social … Read more How age and gender can impact social media usage

“5 Things We Can Each Do To Make Social Media And The Internet A Kinder And More Tolerant Place” With ​Adina Mahalli

The biggest long-term effect of being shamed online is that you may build up your defenses to prevent getting hurt again. In an attempt to reduce your chances of the disconnection that came from the attack, you’ll create walls to limit your vulnerability. If you don’t attempt to create real connection, you won’t face disconnection. … Read more “5 Things We Can Each Do To Make Social Media And The Internet A Kinder And More Tolerant Place” With ​Adina Mahalli

Flipkart Mobiles Bonanza: Discounts and Offers on Oppo A3s, Redmi 6, Realme 3 and More

The Flipkart Mobiles Bonanza kicks off today and the ecommerce portal is offering special deals and discounts on various smartphones. Scheduled from September 5 to 9, you can expect deals on the Oppo A3s, Redmi 6, Realme 3, Motorola One Vision, and various Asus smartphones. Apart from that there is extra exchange discount on certain … Read more Flipkart Mobiles Bonanza: Discounts and Offers on Oppo A3s, Redmi 6, Realme 3 and More

LG V50S 5G dual-screen phone announced at IFA 2019: Specs and other details

The new phone will be launched as a 5G model in South Korea next month and will be available in a 4G variant under the name of G8X in the coming months, the firm said. LG V50 LG Electronics Inc.has introduced its new flagship smartphone with a dual-screen and 5G connectivity to expand mobile experiences … Read more LG V50S 5G dual-screen phone announced at IFA 2019: Specs and other details

The best social media stories and campaigns from August 2019

It’s social media stories and campaigns time. This month we’ve got news from Facebook, an AR update-off between Instagram and Snapchat, campaigns from Sport England, Hinge and more. Let’s get into it. (Remember to check out our bundle of Social Media Best Practice Guides) Hinge declares itself the app ‘designed to be deleted’ Dating app Hinge … Read more The best social media stories and campaigns from August 2019

Realme Teases Launch of New Smartphone Series Next Week, Targets Higher Performance and Photography

Realme is fresh off the launch of two new quad-camera smartphones – the Realme 5 and Realme 5 Pro. The company also teased that a new phone packing a 64-megapixel camera called Realme XT was in the pipeline, but it appears that Realme has plans to launch more devices. Realme’s Chief Marketing Officer, Xu Qi Chase, … Read more Realme Teases Launch of New Smartphone Series Next Week, Targets Higher Performance and Photography

Realme 3i to Go on Sale Again Today at 8pm via Flipkart and Realme Website: Price, Sale Offers, Specifications

Realme 3i was launched recently in India, and went on its first sale earlier today – at 12pm (noon) IST. The smartphone is once again being put up for sale in India today, at 8pm IST. Interestingly, the company has announced how many Realme 3i units were sold in the first sale – a rare … Read more Realme 3i to Go on Sale Again Today at 8pm via Flipkart and Realme Website: Price, Sale Offers, Specifications

Phone signals pose crash threat to some Boeing 737 and 777 aircraft models

Atlanta: U.S. government officials in 2014 revealed an alarming safety issue: Passenger cellphones and other types of radio signals could pose a crash threat to some models of Boeing 737and 777 airplanes. More than 1,300 jets registered in the U.S. were equipped with cockpit screens vulnerable to interference from Wi-Fi, mobile phones and even outside frequencies such as weather … Read more Phone signals pose crash threat to some Boeing 737 and 777 aircraft models

Apple teases nearly 60 new emoji coming to iOS and Mac this fall [Gallery]

Tomorrow marks World Emoji Day, and Apple is getting a head start on the festivities by detailing 59 new iOS emoji coming later this year. Apple says the new emoji characters will be available on iPhone, iPad, Mac, and Apple Watch this fall. Headlining the new emoji are a variety of new disability-themed options, which … Read more Apple teases nearly 60 new emoji coming to iOS and Mac this fall [Gallery]

IOS 13 HANDS-ON: DARK MODE, APPLE MAPS, REMINDERS, AND MORE

Apple’s iOS 13 is here — or rather, the public beta for iOS 13 has arrived, giving the masses their first chance to take Apple’s latest operating system for a spin. This year, Apple is splitting off its mobile software into two parts: iOS, for the iPhone (and the iPod touch if you still have one), and … Read more IOS 13 HANDS-ON: DARK MODE, APPLE MAPS, REMINDERS, AND MORE