Popularity of OLED tablets skyrockets and is expected to grow even more next year

OLED tablets - People on tablet devices

This version of the display panels has been jumping in penetration compared to LCD displays. OLED tablets have sharply taken off in their penetration among consumers after that market previously had been firmly held by LCD screens. This technology has already dominated smartphones but didn’t make it in larger screens. Samsung was among the earliest largescale adopters of OLED tablets. While other companies didn’t initially follow suit, the devices became considerably throughout the pandemic. According to a report by Counterpoint Research, the lockdowns and remote work that were widespread throughout…

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Microsoft surprises no one by laying off its HoloLens, mixed reality, and VR technology staff

VR Technology - Layoffs

The tech giant has dumped all the employees in each of those departments following a hiring wave. Microsoft has joined a number of other large tech companies that are laying off mixed reality and VR technology staff following a hiring boom that occurred throughout the pandemic. The employees of those companies are now paying the price of their employer’s rapidly made choices. Several tech giants were too quick in hiring new staff and expanding their offerings during the pandemic. Now, as the economy contracts, those giants are laying off those…

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Introduction to Web Scraping: Unlocking the Power of the Internet for Your Data Analysis Needs

Web Scrapping apps and what they do

Introduction to Web Scraping Web scraping is a method of extracting information from websites. It is commonly used for data mining, data analysis, and data visualization. Web scraping can be done using various programming languages, including Python, Java, and C#. Commonly used libraries and frameworks for web scraping in Python include Beautiful Soup, Scrapy, and Selenium.  Web scraping can be used for a wide range of applications, such as price comparison, job listings, and sentiment analysis. However, it is important to be aware of the legal and ethical implications of…

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US Department of Justice sues Google over anticompetitive digital marketing

Digital marketing - Lawsuit

The lawsuit accuses the tech giant of using its ad dominance in a way that works against competition. The US Department of Justice and several states across the country have filed a lawsuit against Google, accusing the company of using its dominance in digital marketing in a way that is harmful to competition. The government has said that Google’s dominance plans are to “neutralize or eliminate” rivals. Google has been accused of establishing a digital marketing strategy that asserts its dominance in a way that will “neutralize or eliminate” competitors…

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Smart technology is making domestic abuse harder to escape, say advocates

Smart technology - domestic abuse

Smartphones, connected vehicles, and other commonly used gadgets are increasing some risks. Anti-violence experts are cautioning that current smart technology devices such as smartphones and connected vehicles are making it harder for victims of domestic abuse to escape. These experts have stated that tech is increasingly being used as a part of domestic abuse. Smart technology such as home devices, smartphones, vehicles and others are becoming some of the most commonly used tools used by domestic abusers. “Methods that are sort of presented as advances in technology, whether it’s a…

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