Tag Archive: People


55 million people now subscribe to Amazon Music

Amazon has transformed nearly all of its free users into paying subscribers.

What you need to know Amazon now has almost as many paying subscribers as Apple Music, with the firm citing nearly 55 million subs in comparison to Apple’s 60 million. Amazon’s growth has been buoyed by savvily offering a bevy of paid options, with different price ranges for different wallet sizes. The firm sees the U.S., Japan, the UK, and Germany as its strongest markets.  [Read More…]

55 million people now subscribe to Amazon Music

Amazon has transformed nearly all of its free users into paying subscribers.

What you need to know Amazon now has almost as many paying subscribers as Apple Music, with the firm citing nearly 55 million subs in comparison to Apple’s 60 million. Amazon’s growth has been buoyed by savvily offering a bevy of paid options, with different price ranges for different wallet sizes. The firm sees the U.S., Japan, the UK, and Germany as its strongest markets.  [Read More…]

Got a Wyze camera with people detection? Not anymore you don’t!

Wyze announced the feature would “temporarily” disappear in November of 2019…

What you need to know Apple has confirmed the successful acquisition of Seattle AI company Xnor.ai. It means that Xnor.ai’s on-device people detection technology is no longer available on some Wyze cameras. In 2019, Wyze had previously stated that the feature would “temporarily” disappear this month.

Following Apple’s acquisition of Seattle AI company Xnor.ai, the company’s people detection software is no longer available on Wyze cameras.

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Google has 2000 people working to ensure its products are inclusive

The company also focuses on ensuring supplier diversity and more.

What you need to know Google has bolstered its diversity and inclusion efforts with the help of a 2000-strong team of ‘Inclusion Champions.’ The company’s product inclusion team tests products to ensure they work for all kinds of people when they’re released. They also work to consider the needs of underrepresented communities and more.

While almost every virtual assistant sucks when it comes to understanding accents, Google’s  [Read More…]

People with epilepsy attacked on Twitter with video that can cause seizures

The Epilepsy Foundation has filed a criminal complaint and is requesting an investigation by the authorities.

What you need to know The Epilepsy Foundation’s Twitter page and hashtag were used as the vectors of a horrific attack on people with the condition. Videos and gifs containing strobing effects that could cause seizures were posted on the charity’s page. The attack was carried out in November, which also coincides with National Epilepsy Awareness Month.

The world’s gone to  [Read More…]

How to manually tag people and faces in Google Photos

One of the best parts about Google Photos is the automatic face tagging feature, which makes it easy to quickly find photos of your friends without having to scroll aimlessly through years of backups. Up until recently, though, you could only label faces Google Photos had already detected. Now, you can add those face tags yourself, with a few caveats.

How to manually tag faces

Tagging faces is a great way to easily index your photos, but before,  [Read More…]

More people use Pornhub through PlayStation than every console put together

PlayStation perpetuates Pornhub parodies and portrayals.

What you need to know Pornhub has released its 2019 year in review report, showing literally every trend or statistic on porn people care for. For 2019, PlayStation 4 users beat out every console platform for porn watching. The share for PlayStation 4 users is slightly down year-over-year.

Pornhub has published its 2019 report, and as usual, human beings are watching a lot of porn. Of particular note however, is the  [Read More…]

Top 10 biggest mistakes people make when buying a Chromebook

There are a lot of good ways to choose a Chromebook, but there are a lot of bad ways to choose one, too.

When you’re making your list and checking it twice, there are a few things to consider when buying a Chromebook that you might not of, especially if you’re just coming to Chrome OS from a Windows PC or MacBook. Chromebooks are a slightly different beast in both hardware and software, and before you cheap  [Read More…]

The biggest mistake people make when buying a smart speaker on Black Friday

Choose your smart speaker wisely. Your first smart speaker purchase will influence future expansion and accessory purchases.

Black Friday is only a few weeks away and you are more than likely already looking for deals on big ticket items, including smart speakers. When it comes to smart speakers, they come in various sizes and price points, so it can be tough to choose the one that’s best for you.

However, the biggest decision you have to make  [Read More…]

Google Camera may soon focus on people you often take pictures of

Face data will be saved locally on the device.

What you need to know Frequent Faces is a new feature for the Google Camera which would recognize and focus on people you take photos of frequently. Face data will be saved locally on the device, will not be shared with other apps, and will be deleted if you disable the feature. It’s possible the feature could debut along with the Pixel 4 smartphones at the Made by  [Read More…]