Government makes Aarogya Setu Android app open-source, looks to allay privacy concerns Cyber criminal put Truecaller records of 4.75 crore Indians on sale for Rs 75,000 COVID-19: ICMR refuses to budge on HCQ use; AIIMS doctors back govt stance … [Read more...] about Despite lockdown, NFL’s fertiliser sales jump 71% to 3.62 lakh tonnes in April
The NFL is ostensibly on Beef O’Brady’s side, but its new policy doesn’t seem to be enough for the restaurant–which says it will not purchase the rights to air NFL games this season, noting, “Perhaps, it will make a difference if it hits their wallets.” … [Read more...] about NFL protests: Why Yelpers are pouncing on Florida restaurant Beef O’Brady’s
Not to replace its founder—no, he still has far too many fans for that—but merely to establish a parallel personality that may better represent its employees and customers beyond tweeting on a whim. It would also tie in nicely with the first deliveries of the anticipated Model Y electric SUV, which started in mid-March, and the continued hype around the forthcoming Cybertruck. … [Read more...] about Elon Musk has to decide: Does he want to be Steve Jobs? Or Papa John?
If you log into a streaming service today, you’re likely to see row after row of different movies or shows. The grid setup is what you’d see in a printed TV Guide (remember those?), which eventually transferred over to electronic program guides on cable. It’s also a lot like how movies were organized in video rental stores (yet another relic from our not-so-distant entertainment past). Even though technology has advanced, we’re still stuck using archaic ways of organizing information. … [Read more...] about Hulu’s New UX Is Beautiful–And Frustrating
2. Create Emotion Controversy is one way to gain attention: Brashly challenge convention. (You might call this the Trump Doctrine.) Violence and sex works, too. But such engagement is often shallow and short-lived. To understand what anchors deeper, longer-lasting connection, recall how Hamilton became a global phenomenon. Creator Lin-Manuel Miranda used a 200-year-old story to tap into core human truths. The best creative linking of ideas and feelings looks effortless, but it is an art. The best advertising has always done this, whatever the medium. Giphy’s success is built on enabling our creative expression, providing just the right, nuanced image to capture a mood. … [Read more...] about How To Stand Out In The Attention Economy