How to Use Facebook | Digital Trends

How to Use Facebook | Digital Trends

Judging by its more than 2 billion monthly active users, most everyone has heard of Facebook. However, there are still a few people out there who haven’t jumped on the social media bandwagon. If you’re finally breaking down and joining the world’s most popular social media network, or are just …

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Bird, Lime, Uber and Lyft strike out on SF scooter permits

Bird, Lime, Uber and Lyft strike out on SF scooter permits

The city’s relationship with these electric scooters have been quite a contentious one. When Bird, LimeBike and Spin debuted in San Francisco a few months ago, many residents complained that users left them lying around carelessly, obstructing pedestrian paths and walkways. Users of these scooters were also using them on …

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Someone is trying to stop Johny Johny Yes Papa memes

Someone is trying to stop Johny Johny Yes Papa memes

Cherish your Johny and Papa content while it’s still up, because memes are rapidly getting removed from Twitter for copyright violations.  You’ve probably stumbled across at least one Johny Johny Yes Papa meme while scrolling through your feed in the past week — the macrocephalic child who hungers for sugar …

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Holographic AR Tabletop Games : Tabletop gaming

Holographic AR Tabletop Games : Tabletop gaming

Spatial’s Augmented Reality Tabletop Gaming Requires No Headsets ‘Spatial’ is a multiplayer holographic AR tabletop gaming system that allows for people to make the most of their mobile devices and avoid having to wear a headset to engage in gameplay. The Spatial MRX is a mobile accessory that’s responsible for …

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Google reportedly had deal with Mastercard to track retail sales

Google reportedly had deal with Mastercard to track retail sales

Google and Mastercard formed a secret partnership to track whether online ads led to a sale at a physical store, Bloomberg reported Thursday. Neither company has publicly announced the business partnership, which gave Google an invaluable tool for measuring retail spending, Bloomberg reported. Google paid Mastercard millions of dollars for …

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Apple makes a splash in the AR space with its newest acquisition

Snap is making a new version of Spectacles nobody asked for

Apple‘s newest acquisition leaves little doubt that long-rumored augmented reality glasses are on the horizon. Details are hazy, but here’s what we know. Apple, yesterday, confirmed it had acquired Akonia Holographics. Akonia is a Colorado-based company perhaps best known for its portfolio of patents. One of these patents, for holographic …

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