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Period-tracking app Flo is leveraging AI to help millions of women

As an app that over 50 percent of the world’s population could make use of on a monthly basis, it’s no wonder that Flo has met with enormous success since its launch in 2015. Now, it's raised $5 million. The post Period-tracking app Flo is levera.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsAug 13th, 2017

Foxconn to help Sharp expand smartphone sales, says paper

The Foxconn Group (Hon Hai) is to exert all-out efforts to help Sharp expand its presence in the handset market, aiming to position the Japan-based brand among the top-five players globally, according to a Chinese-language Economic Daily News report......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News1 hr. 8 min. ago

Missing plane: U.S. firm in talks to use its tech to help find MH370

Malaysia Airlines' Flight MH370 went missing in 2014. Despite a huge search effort, the passenger plane has never been found, but now a U.S. firm is hoping to use its underwater technology in a renewed bid to locate the aircraft. The post Missing pla.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 8 min. ago

Wattpad"s free storytelling and fan fiction app, now with 60M monthly users, adds a $6/month ad-free plan (Sarah Perez/TechCrunch)

Sarah Perez / TechCrunch: Wattpad's free storytelling and fan fiction app, now with 60M monthly users, adds a $6/month ad-free plan  —  Wattpad, the company behind a suite of apps for reading and sharing stories - including a fairly.....»»

Category: topSource:  techmemeRelated News1 hr. 51 min. ago

When an AI Tries Writing Slashdot Headlines

For Slashdot's 20th anniversary, "What could be geekier than celebrating with the help of an open-source neural network?" Neural network hobbyist Janelle Shane has already used machine learning to generate names for paint colors, guinea pigs, heavy m.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News2 hr. 0 min. ago

Sunderland businessman"s second wife website "benefits women"

Azad Chaiwala says the website came about because of his own desire for a "second wife"......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated News2 hr. 8 min. ago

Facebook says no thanks to Apple, new app will only be on Android platforms

Facebook is rolling out a new app soon that may help struggling publications sell more subscriptions, but now Apple wants a slice of the revenue. In response, the new feature will only be available on Android devices. The post Facebook says no thanks.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News3 hr. 52 min. ago

Newegg sued for participation in alleged Ponzi scheme that defrauded billions of dollars

Online computer store Newegg has been sued by four South Korean banks for allegedly participating in a Ponzi scheme that defrauded them out of millions of dollars. The company is seeking monetary damages through a jury trial. The post Newegg sued for.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News3 hr. 52 min. ago

Project XX: A Survey Conducted By Automotive News On Women"s Safety In The Auto Industry

DETROIT, Oct. 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- One in four women working in the auto industry say they have been scared for their safety while on the job, according to a survey conducted by Automotive News called Project XX. The survey was done in partn.....»»

Category: autoSource:  wardsautoRelated News4 hr. 35 min. ago

Taiwan groups ink MoU with Germany-based WPD

CR Classification Society, Metal Industries Research & Development Center, and Taiwan Institute of Economic Research have jointly signed an MoU with WPD, a Germany-based developer of renewable energy, to help them establish capability of feasibility.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News4 hr. 36 min. ago

South Korean banks sue online retailer Newegg for alleged Ponzi scheme

Online computer store Newegg has been sued by four South Korean banks for allegedly participating in a Ponzi scheme that defrauded them out of millions of dollars. The company is seeking monetary damages through a jury trial. The post South Korean ba.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News5 hr. 36 min. ago

How does Uber work? Here’s how the app lets you ride, drive, or both

Uber changed the way we move, and that's not a hyperbole. It makes life easier for riders and drivers. Have you ever wondered how does Uber work? Read through our guide to find out everything you need to know about the service. The post How does Uber.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News5 hr. 36 min. ago

Automile raises $34M Series B led by Insight Venture Partners for its vehicle fleet tracking and management service (Alex Konrad/Forbes)

Alex Konrad / Forbes: Automile raises $34M Series B led by Insight Venture Partners for its vehicle fleet tracking and management service  —  Jens Nylander's career has followed an unusual progression from MP3 players to plumbing tr.....»»

Category: topSource:  techmemeRelated News5 hr. 44 min. ago

If you’ve got an iPhone, you won’t be able to use this new Facebook feature

Facebook is rolling out a new app soon that may help struggling publications sell more subscriptions, but now Apple wants a slice of the revenue. In response, the new feature will only be available on Android devices. The post If you’ve got an iPho.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News6 hr. 0 min. ago

Not-so-hidden figures — Lego’s ‘Women of NASA’ set blasts off

The new Lego set "Women of NASA," which was suggested by science writer Maia Weinstock, will be available next month. The set commemorates the hard work and contributions of four pioneering women from the space program. The post Not-so-hidden figures.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News6 hr. 52 min. ago

‘Swipe Right’ is a series about dating every single one of your Tinder matches

People have plenty of wonderful and horror stories to tell when it comes to dating. YouTube Red, the company's premium service, wants to capitalize on that by creating a show based on the idea of the Tinder dating app titled 'Swipe Right.' The post.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News8 hr. 0 min. ago

The HQ trivia app is an addictive and interactive iPhone game show

Think you're good at trivia? Compete against thousands of other players every day on your iPhone, and maybe even score some cash in a live game show. The HQ trivia app is a free download and you can start playing today. The post The HQ trivia app is.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News8 hr. 44 min. ago

Several women accuse tech pundit Robert Scoble of sexual assault, harassment

"I felt one hand on my breast and his arm reaching around and grabbing my butt." Enlarge / Robert Scoble, as seen in 2013. (credit: JD Lasica) Robert Scoble, a longtime fixture of the Silicon Valley punditocracy, has been publicly accused of s.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News8 hr. 52 min. ago

Advertising: With Literary Support, Xerox Asserts Its Modern Relevance

Xerox, in collaboration with the 92nd Street Y, gathered essays from writers like Gary Shteyngart and Joyce Carol Oates to help reinforce its role in the workplace......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated News10 hr. 16 min. ago

Winnow raises further $7.4M for its smart kitchen tech that reduces commercial food waste

 Winnow, the U.K. startup that has developed smart kitchen tech to help commercial kitchens reduce food waste, continues to be on a roll. It counts the likes of IKEA, Compass Group, and AccorHotels as customers, and estimates its 600-plus client.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News10 hr. 23 min. ago

Mindful Powers app teaches children how to deal with stress and anxiety

Mindful Powers for iOS takes a holistic approach in helping kids become more mindful of their feelings. The app provides a series of voice-guided sessions and animations for developing a healthy relationship with stress. The post Mindful Powers app t.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News10 hr. 44 min. ago