Edison’s been working to achieve similar results with its apps for years, but there’s a limit to what it can really do when it’s serving as an intermediary for other email services. Hence, OnMail: a new email provider that’s meant to compete with juggernauts like Gmail, Yahoo, Hotmail, Outlook, and the rest. … [Read more...] about OnMail is a new privacy-focused email service from the company behind Edison Mail
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Separately, Facebook has also teamed up with researchers at the Carnegie Mellon University Delphi Research Center to conduct a survey of US residents that aims to generate new insights on how to respond to the crisis, including heat maps of self-reported symptoms. Any user information accrued during the survey will be anonymised, Facebook said, with users to be named as a random ID number. … [Read more...] about Facebook releases data tools to help researchers track impact of social distancing
Kaplan and his team had already decided to pivot at BIF before the crisis, taking their own medicine, to transform a 15-year business model from depending on sponsored projects to self-initiating our own projects based on design challenges that they're passionate about and committed to seeing all the way through their design process (Shift, Design, Prototype, Commercialize) to increase the social impact and to help more people. BIF went from being consultants and designers to being social entrepreneurs. Sounds easier than it is! The word pivot trivializes the emotions of transformation. For BIF it is equal parts exhilarating and terrifying as they pulled the rug out from under how they had worked together and defined success for a long time. … [Read more...] about Born in a pandemic: How do you re-imagine maternal health during COVID-19 outbreak?
Amazon have pitched their Echo Studio as low as possible in price - excellent times for all the bargain hunters out there. Don't be fooled by that relatively low price either, this is a powerful speaker. While the 3D audio can be hit and miss, we found that the Echo Studio offered fantastic value for money with powerful sound and a wealth of features. … [Read more...] about The best cheap Amazon Echo prices, deals and sales for Alexa in April 2020
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