Dear social media companies: Here are some ideas for your next products
Snap’s second-gen line of its Spectacles – which were launched in April of this year – are now on Amazon. Joy! The decision to do another iteration of the Spectacles is strange, especially as the product’s first run didn’t do that well, losing the company around $40 million. Despite this, I don’t actually think the Spectacles are a particularly bad idea. A pair of glasses that let you quickly capture and share what’s going on fits well with Snapchat’s approach to social media. And from there, I couldn’t help but wonder… If other social media brands decided to release their own hardware,… This story continues at The Next Web
GUEST: In the year 2020, Gartner predicts, 2.3 million jobs will be created while 1.8 jobs will be eliminated. AI augmentation, where human and AI complement each other, will improve productivity and create millions of new positions in management, as well as entry-level jobs.
CHICAGO: U.S. soybean futures outpaced falls across most other markets on Friday as the trade war with China escalated and Beijing said it would impose tariffs on U.S. soybean imports, the single most valuable U.S. agricultural export product to its Asian rival.
Apple today announced iOS 12 would have a new feature which enables US-based users to automatically share their location with emergency services when they call 911. This new location-sharing would allow 911 centers to find callers location faster and with much greater accuracy than they can under the current system — and finally brings US users up to speed with those in Europe. As Apple itself astutely observed, most 911 calls made these days come from mobile devices. To redress the fact that most 911 call centers have trouble locating such calls, Apple is collaborating with RapidSOS, an emergency tech… This story continues at The Next WebOr just read more coverage about: Apple