Google launches college stats

Google launched a new feature today that’ll let users view all the information they might want about a college directly in Search. Prospective students typically have to scour a college’s website to figure out student body demographics, tuition costs, and aid possibilities. Now, Google pulls all that data to provide stats on the average cost…

via Google launches college stat search box for prospective students — The Verge – All Posts

iOS 12 will reportedly show how much time you’re spending on your iPhone — The Verge – All Posts

Earlier this month, Google announced that Android P is being developed with a focus on “digital wellbeing.” It will include a new user-facing Dashboard meant to give people an easy way to see how much time they’re spending on a device and inside individual apps. It’ll even show how many times they’ve unlocked their smartphone…

via iOS 12 will reportedly show how much time you’re spending on your iPhone — The Verge – All Posts

Last Video Rental Store In Berkeley To Close — CBS San Francisco

The Blockbuster video rental and Rasputin closed more than decades. Now they’re closing Berkeley video rental.

We used to get videos and always have curiosity to watch and wait for next video.

I think being curious is good.:)

BERKELEY (KPIX 5) – Despite surviving numerous changes in the way people watch movies, the last video rental store in Berkeley is getting ready to close its doors after nearly four decades. Andy Katz has owned Five Star Video Rental in Berkeley for more than 30 years. And though it has become a favorite hangout…

via Last Video Rental Store In Berkeley To Close — CBS San Francisco

What Are Carbon Nanotubes and Why Should You Care? — AIVAnet

Have you heard of carbon nanotubes? Probably not. They sound like a futuristic technology that has lots of vaguely high-tech properties. And that is pretty much exactly what they are. Carbon nanotubes are made from similar materials to carbon fiber, and while the nanotubes do have structural applications like carbon fiber, they also do so, so much more. In this article, we’re going to break down the what, why, and how of carbon nanotubes so that you understand what they are, and why they actually matter to you. What Are Nanotubes?

via What Are Carbon Nanotubes and Why Should You Care? — AIVAnet

Google Home speakers outsold Amazon’s Echo line for the first time last quarter — The Verge – All Posts

Over 3.1 million Google Home speakers were sold during the first quarter of 2018, beating Amazon’s 2.5 million Echo devices for first time since the two companies began competing in the smart speaker market. It’s worth remembering Amazon has outsold Google in the smart speaker market every quarter, since at least the beginning 2017, according…

via Google Home speakers outsold Amazon’s Echo line for the first time last quarter — The Verge – All Posts

Amazon’s, ” Just walk out technology”

Amazon’s, ” Just walk out technology.” Now in The bay area too. Amazon Go cashier-free store could be headed to SF’s Union Square.
Amazon opened its first convenience store in Seattle, billing it as the first cashier-less shop in the world. Not only aren’t their cashiers, there aren’t even checkout counters no checkout lines.
But what if we don’t want that stuff or kids put stuff in the bag without telling us.
What about the return policy.