Here's your daily technology digested, by the DGiT Daily newsletter, for Thursday, June 6, 2019!
Amazon offered drones packages, as Jeff Bezos unveiled plans for "Amazon Prime Air" in late 2013. Meanwhile, rival Alphabet's project wing He has been delivering in Finland and Australia for many years.
Now Amazon looks like a real game changer with its latest drones, described as an "engineered hexagonal hybrid design". The size of a go-kart:
The new drone:
Another thing from Amazon: it has an AI powered & # 39;Shazam for clothes& # 39; Fashion Search (The Verge).
2. Big leak: Samsung Galaxy Note 10 appears, goodbye headphone jack, Bixby key? (Android Authority).
3. Google's SOS Alerts Now see hurricanes, floodplains, more (AA).
4. Global smartphone shipments can slide for the third year in a row – Can 5G improve things again? (AA).
5. YouTube still has a mess on its hands, first to do nothing about harassment video, and then to skip the decision. Or as Gizmodo put it: "YouTube explains the harassment policy by flailing like a big, stupid noodle.
6. In better news, YouTube later posted an unsigned blog and it will "remove content that denies that well-documented violent events, such as the Holocaust or the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary, took place" (youtube.googleblog.com).
7. Facebook's cryptocurrency network is forming, and you can get in for $ 10m. Also, Facebook creates an independent foundation to manage it (CNET).
9. New mobile game Farm Punks is Alto's Odyssey meets wacky farming sim (Android Authority).
10. Fox Sports will stream every women's World Cup match in 4K (Engadget).
11. How The Reddit Bureau of Inquiry solves mysteries while witch hunting is avoided (Wired).
12. Here's why save that helicopter with the turning 74-year-old hiker (which is good !!) went so misleadingly wrong (Gizmodo).
13. "What is an injury you sustained and lied about how it actually happened, because this was to be granted? "(R / Askreddit)
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