Google Photos “warns” users about quality of uploaded photos

When Google Photos initially launched, they told us that the difference between High Quality photos and Original Quality wasn’t much and the two had “near-identical visual quality”. But with the changes in their storage quality happening in a few months, it looks like they’re changing their tune. Google is now telling users that if they … Read more

Social media: Users who are desperate for likes are ‘similar to lab RATS seeking food’, study claims

Social media users who are desperate for likes ‘have thinking patterns similar to lab RATS seeking food’, study claims Experts from the US and Europe studied some one million social media posts They found that people tend to space their posts to maximise ‘likes’ in response This involves posting more on average when you get more … Read more

Social media users on Prince Harry’s claim about Archie’s first word

Social media users have raised doubts over Prince Harry’s claim that his son Archie’s first word was ‘crocodile.’   During a chat with James Corden, when asked what Archie’s first word was, the Duke of Sussex said: ‘Crocodile, three syllables.’   Corden replied: ‘Crocodile? That’s a big word.’ But critics appear baffled, with some demanding ‘proof’ that 21-month-old … Read more

TikTok users terrify parents into believing UK is under nuclear attack

‘I thought it was the end of the world’ TikTok pranksters terrify their parents into believing UK is under nuclear attack by showing fake videos of BBC alert People playing emergency alert warning of a ‘possible nuclear strike’ against UK  Youngsters broadcasting the fake message on TVs and filming parents’ reactions TikTok videos of unsuspecting … Read more

TikTok users terrify parents into believing UK is under nuclear attack

‘I thought it was the end of the world’ TikTok pranksters terrify their parents into believing UK is under nuclear attack by showing fake videos of BBC alert People playing emergency alert warning of a ‘possible nuclear strike’ against UK  Youngsters broadcasting the fake message on TVs and filming parents’ reactions TikTok videos of unsuspecting … Read more

Fitbit Premium users will get Deepak Chopra Mindful Method collection

With a lot of mental health issues coming up during this pandemic, wearable devices and apps are good tools to help us practice mindfulness or the “practice of intentional awareness of the present moment”. Fitbit has now partnered with the “pioneer of integrative medicine” (and sometimes controversial figure) Deepak Chopra in bringing a Mindful Method … Read more

Social media users reveal why they’re ready to live alone

It’s not always good to share! People reveal their housemates’ most inconsiderate moments – including BITING into the butter People from around the world contributed their photographs to Bored Panda One person shared their disgust with their dad because he bites in to the butter Another individual shared how his wife always overloads the dishwasher  … Read more

Twitter relaunches feature on iOS that encourages users to revise ‘potentially harmful’ posts

Stop and think before you send that tweet! Twitter relaunches feature on iOS that encourages users to revise ‘potentially harmful’ replies Twitter has relaunched a feature that encourages users to revise tweets If its AI detects harmful language, a notification will appear to revise the context The roll out is currently an experiment on iOS and … Read more

Google Maps users can pay for parking and the subway on Android app

Google Maps now lets users pay for parking meters and subway rides directly in its Android app and iOS is ‘soon’ to follow Drivers tap the ‘pay for parking’ button from driving navigation in Google Maps Then you input the meter number and how much time you want to buy You can add more time … Read more

Can you spot the design flaw at new £365,000 Bristol house that has stumped social media users? 

‘Quality job’: Can you spot the design flaw at new £365,000 Bristol house that is drawing ridicule from stumped social media users? A new build property in Bristol has been built with one glaringly obvious issue  Reddit users shared a picture of the baffling gaffe and ridiculed the mistake  Questioned who made the decision and … Read more