Google Lens Creates Buzz After Making Bold Promises at I/O Keynote

The Google Lens ended up overshadowing the recent I/O Keynote when it was first introduced by the American tech company. However, there’s a good reason why it stole the show, considering that the new update has huge potential in changing…

5 Digital Marketing Trends You Should Be Paying Attention to in 2017

When it comes to digital marketing, content is still king. Content marketing comprised 20.3% of the digital marketing techniques implemented so far in 2017, although big data (crunching numbers to reveal buying patterns, for instance) is quickly gaining a foothold…

Lyft Partners With Google’s Waymo to Challenge Uber

Tesla is still the recognized leader in the autonomous vehicle concept on the strength of its Model S and Model X. But the new partnership between Google’s Waymo and Lyft aims to give Elon Musk a run for his money. The…

Biz Stone’s Return to Twitter Boosts Stock

Twitter’s prodigal son has returned after six years, and shareholders are sitting up and taking notice. According to multiple reports, shares of the social media company were boosted by the return of co-founder Biz Stone. Following the announcement, midday trading…

Want a Digital Friend? Facebook ParlAI Could Be the Answer

Facebook has rolled out ParlAI (pärˌlē), which is expected to revolutionize conversational AI systems across different platforms. Yann LeCun, Facebook Artificial Intelligence Researchers (FAIR) head, explained, “Ultimately one of the objectives of this is to have your own digital friend,…

5 Instagram Marketing Tips to Help Your Business Grow

It seems Mark Zuckerberg’s $1 billion acquisition of Instagram in 2012 is paying off, as the social media site is expected to hit $5 billion in sales by 2018. In fact, apart from Facebook or Twitter, Instagram has become the…

After Fake News, Facebook Starts Crackdown on Spammy Ads

Facebook has rolled out a new update that seeks to cut down on spammy ads on users’ news feeds. The announcement came just over a month after the social media site clamped down on fake news and disinformation. “With this…

Facebook Aims to Break Down Language Barrier with New Translator AI

True to its goal of connecting people all over the globe, Facebook has been trying to crack the language barrier for its billions of users. On Tuesday, its AI research team revealed a method that will drastically improve the way…

Echo Show Highlights Amazon’s Dominance in Home AI Technology

Amazon further distanced itself from Google with the launch of Echo Show, a voice-activated home smart assistant with a 7-inch touchscreen display. With the 7-inch screen, homeowners will be able to sing along through the lyrics on display, monitor security…