Judge Refuses to Block California’s Gig Worker Law During Suit

Uber and Postmates were denied an injunction while they fight, in court, new rules that treat their contractors as full employees.   Uber, Lift, Postmates and other app-based companies say a new California law threatens their business model.Credit…Jim Wilson/The New York Times A federal judge on Monday rejected a request by Uber and the Postmates […]

Broker Fee Ban: What It Means for Renters

I spoke to my colleague Luis Ferré-Sadurní, who covers New York State politics in Albany and previously wrote about housing, about the new rules. What exactly are broker fees, and how are the rules around them changing? Before tenants are handed the keys to a rental, they’re often asked to pay a nonrefundable fee to […]

How Much Are We Paying for Our Subscription Services? A Lot

How Much Are We Paying for Our Subscription Services? A Lot The dollars are adding up fast. So here are some tips for pruning the subscriptions you no longer use. Credit…Glenn Harvey By Brian X. Chen Jan. 29, 2020 Online subscriptions sure sound cheap, but what do a few bucks a month to watch TV […]

10 best couples apps for Android!

Most app lists are for individual use. Smartphones can be great for couples as well. It’s really just a selection of apps that can be useful for more than one person. In reality, it’s a difficult subject to broach. Couples need different things. They have different styles and do different things together. Thus, we tried […]

Doctors on TikTok Try to Go Viral

They have M.D.s, but are they up for this challenge? Dr. Danielle Jones, a gynecologist at Baylor Scott and White Health in College Station, Tex., films videos for TikTok and YouTube about women’s health at home on her days off.Credit…Katie Hayes Luke for The New York Times For decades, sex education in the classroom could […]

Caviar: Get Food Delivered At Your Doorstep

Caviar: Get Food Delivered At Your Doorstep Your first delivery fee is always on Caviar. Another reason to love this food delivery app! Updated on January 31, 2020 Our Rating 4.0 With the high rise in technology, people nowadays look for a mobile app to get their work done. From buying groceries to bank transactions, […]

Uber Sells Food Delivery Business in India

The ride-hailing giant agreed to sell Uber Eats in India to rival Zomato, continuing its recent efforts to exit money-losing businesses. In New Delhi, a delivery man prepares an order for Uber Eats, which Uber is selling to local rival Zomato.Credit…Chandan Khanna/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images MUMBAI, India — Uber, in its latest move to […]

Unmasking a Company That Wants to Unmask Us All

Hoan Ton-That, founder Clearview AI, Inc., tests the smart phone application in Manhattan.Credit…Amr Alfiky for The New York Time Times Insider explains who we are and what we do, and delivers behind-the-scenes insights into how our journalism comes together. For at least 10 years, which is how long I’ve been reporting on privacy, people have […]

We’re Living in a Subscriptions World

We’re Living in a Subscriptions World. Here’s How to Navigate It. Subscription services like Netflix and Google Drive are convenient, but we can lose control of our content and data. Here’s how to take it back. Nowadays we don’t really buy things. We just subscribe to online services. And how can we resist? The streaming […]

Your Digital Detox May Be Toxic for Advertising

ADVERTISING Your Digital Detox May Be Toxic for Advertising Companies spent $99 billion on mobile ads last year even as some made commercials that acknowledge the downside of smartphones. An ad for the Amazon-owned audiobook company Audible, created by the Fold7 agency in London, shows a woman with digital fatigue.Credit…Audible By Tiffany Hsu People are […]

16 Best Artificial Intelligence Apps You Should Consider

Technology is constantly evolving and one of its major advancements is artificial intelligence. With the invention of AI, a task that will take a lot of time and resources to execute can be done in a short range of time by machines and computer programs. This makes AI a better alternative compared to the old […]

Functional Programming in Swift

Swift was introduced into the programming world in 2014. That was a turning point in software development for both macOS and iOS platforms. It brought more than a new programming language. It gave programmers a new way to write more efficient and less cumbersome codes. This article focuses on one of the several features of […]

How To Build The Next Million Dollar App

Apps have made life easier, and they will continue to for many years. You can book a ride from any location with the Uber app and get a ride to your destination in no time. The Tinder app makes online dating convenient. Think of how many times you have used an app for shopping or […]

A Guide To Understanding Blockchain Development

What Is Blockchain? Blockchain is a database that allows digital information storage in different locations. The stored information becomes very difficult to change. Although, the network of computers in the Blockchain updates it from time to time. It also checks the copies of the database often. This is to ensure that the information on these […]

3 Ways To Hire An iPhone App Developer

Smartphones have made app developers one of the most sought after professionals. There are about 14 million app developers in the world. Based on a study by Evans Data Corporation, this figure was only 2 million during 2006. About 2.7 billion people use smartphones. So, it is safe to say that the demand for app […]

8 Important Features Of A Profitable On-demand App

Many years ago, cell phones were very valuable. This is because we could use them to make and receive calls, send and receive messages. The advent of smartphones disrupted the phone industry. It redefined the value of this handheld device. Your phone has now become a hub for a lot of daily activities. Activities that […]

How To Make A Game App: 8 Simple Steps To Follow To Make A Winning Game App

There are millions of game apps on various platforms. Game app development and mobile gaming is a huge industry. This is an industry with huge return on investment. The huge earning potential in the industry has aroused developers’ interest. Now many people are interested in learning how to make a game app. According to a […]

Best Parental Control Apps For Android And iOS Devices

Tech addiction is a serious concern for adults as well as kids. This is the internet age where all kinds of content can be accessed through your smartphone. Internet availability means kids can access many things through their mobile devices. This can either be on purpose or by accident. It is important for parents who […]

What Does The Future Hold For App Developers?

The 20th Century saw an unprecedented rise in the use of computers. That revolution has only grown stronger in the 21st Century. There are 1.3 billion personal computers in use worldwide, according to Statista.com. About 2.7 billion of the world’s 7.7 billion population use a smartphone. There are over 1.5 billion tablet users worldwide as […]

Gig Economy: The New Face of Work in the Emerging Digital World

Gig Economy: The New Face Of Work In The Emerging Digital World The global financial crisis of the late 2000s opened up various opportunities. The economic meltdown changed the way the hired relate to hirers. With the popularization of the gig economy, thinkers see the crisis as a sort of blessing in disguise. The once […]