When you can’t get rid of your phone: Why you might need a new one

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Why did the iPhone go up in price?

With its new iOS 11 operating system, the iPhone 8 was released and in the process of being released to a new generation of users.While there was no immediate indication from Apple that the price of the iPhone had changed, it's clear that a few things had to happen to make the iPhone an even better device.The biggest was the introduction of the Touch ID fingerprint sensor.While the Touch IDs on...

Why Microsoft, Google, Amazon, Uber, Facebook and others are building a new era of software, not a recession

The technology companies are betting that their cloud services and services that run on the cloud will be a powerful driver of the next economic recovery, and that they can keep up with demand for cloud services until then.They're betting that the same cloud services that are popular today will be the main drivers of a new wave of innovation that will be powered by cloud computing and...

Twitter developer’s growth plan fails to keep pace with market, $4.5M in layoffs announced

Twitter developer Jack Dorsey will be laying off up to 4,000 employees this month, according to a report from The Wall Street Journal.The announcement comes as the company's stock price has plummeted nearly 50% since Dorsey took over as CEO.The company is facing a series of tough challenges from investors and analysts, with its stock price down more than half since June, according the report.The...

How to use an Android app to predict the future

I use an app called The Cloud to monitor the cloud.It lets me search for the cloud, and it lets me download it.I could search for cloud servers and see how many are available, and how much electricity they cost.If it's cloudy, I don't have to wait for a thunderstorm.The cloud, in other words, is predicting the future.Now imagine that I wanted to predict whether there would be a hurricane, a...

When you can use the Internet to tell a joke

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