April 2016

General

The important things you need to know about the advancement in technology.

  • technology-life-watercolourArea 120 is a new division created by Google to help its employees build and develop their own start-ups. All the teams within the organization can submit their business plan and application to join Area 120.
  • London fintech unicorn Powa has been rumoured to be in crisis. It is also rumoured that the present CEO has not agreed to step aside in order to save the organization.
  • The US Department of Justice has received the passcode for a New York drug from an unrevealed source and it does not require Appleā€™s help to unlock iPhone.
  • Both Google and Microsoft has decided to withdraw all the existing regulatory complaints.
  • A new video created by a game execute on a recruitment slideshow has gone viral, and it says how coding is a calling and it can never be like work.
  • Facebook has added a new feature which enables the users to turn off live video notifications. It is being featured under the settings menu.
  • There has been close to 40% hike on the AMD shares on Friday after there was an announcement of IP licensing agreement.
  • Amazon has limited the availability of popular video games and movies to their prime members only. Non-members are restricted to access or buying of them ( including Grand Theft Auto V)