There is still continued interest in Facebook and how it is using our data and the ethicality of it. It appears that it doesn’t even matter if you’re a Facebook user. They still have access to your data.
Opinions on various technology topics
All you have to do is turn on children’s programming and see how they are being targeted with ads. Should YouTube be allowed to target kids with ads?
We’ve heard a lot about fake news in the past few years, and frankly the situation is only getting worse with all the saturation. We asked our writers, “Should it be illegal to publish fake news?”
One great thing about shopping online is that ratings and reviews for the items you’re interested in are readily available. We asked our writers, “Do you trust ratings and reviews at online stores?”
We’ve all seen the news that a political data firm working with Donald Trump was given user data from Facebook to help them out during the election. Do you plan on leaving Facebook after data was used to control an election?
With mass shootings such an issue in the United States, it’s being suggested that video games are to blame. So we posed this question to our writers: “Do you think that violent video games can do harm?”
The more technology has progressed with apps, mobile devices, etc., it seems less and less coding is required. Do you think it’s still important for kids to learn coding?
Fast Company has decided Apple is the World’s Most Innovative Company for 2018, and that’s thanks to AirPods, ARKit, and iPhone X, We asked some of our writers, “Do you think Apple can still be considered the most innovative?”
The more robots are deployed with automation, the more people end up getting pushed out. But is that really how it works? We asked our writers, “Do you think robots are the cause of unemployment?”
One of the biggest trends right now in technology seems to be smart speakers. Do you think smart speakers can be trusted?
Those ads that match our search history are what are known as targeted ads. They use means to find out what you’re interested in to match the ads to you. We asked our writers, “Do you prefer to see targeted ads online?”
It’s certainly a dream of many, to open your email and find just a handful of messages. The question is if anyone ever gets to that point or if it’s simply an unattainable goal. Is Inbox Zero effective or is it just a myth?
As Apple announcing more parental controls, do you think phone manufacturers should bear responsibility for kids getting addicted to their phones?
In 2018, you’ll need to kick out some of the toxic bad tech habits that hurt your privacy, security and even your health. To get you started, we’ve listed 10 habits that are very common among internet users.
Are you looking forward to the day when you can have computers do many of your menial tasks for you? We asked our writers, “Do you think artificial intelligence will become mainstream in 2018?”
There has been much discussion on the worthiness of cryptocurrencies and whether or not it’s worthwhile to invest. We asked our writers, “Have you or will you invest in cryptocurrencies in 2018?”
There are possibly all new devices being released that you won’t be able to live without once they’re released. We asked some of our writers, “What gadgets are you most looking forward to in 2018?”
For 2018, we could expect some groundbreaking technologies that might start really taking off. Check out our tech prediction for 2018.