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Discuss.io Launches Mobile Screen Share App for Brands to Understand Critical Consumer Experiences in Real-Time | State

SEATTLE, April 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Discuss.io, the leading enterprise-level smart video platform for conversations that count, today announced a crucial expansion of its research capabilities with the launch of Mobile Screen Share. The new platform addition, which is available for iOS and Android, allows research teams and consumers to share their mobile screens inside of a meeting room, enabling access to the mobile screen of the respondent and their real-time movements on their device. The tool creates an entirely new opportunity for brands and agencies to understand mobile consumer behavior first-hand, with the ability to see

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Apple iOS 14.5 will block app updates that take fingerprint information for profiling and user-tracking

Apple Inc., the American multinational technology company, has blocked updates from those applications that do not conform to the Tracking Transparency rules. As a result, applications shall not be permitted to access your data without your permission.

Why would Apple iOS 14.5 block updates of some application?

An installed application interacts with the smartphone through a Software Development Kit (SDK). The SDK enables the application to interact and utilise the hardware and software resources of the device. However, SDKs can also be used to track sensitive information like device model, fingerprint, and IP address. This information may be utilised to

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TSB Smart Agent integrated into mobile banking app

TSB has completed the integration of a smart digital agent into its mobile banking platform following its success in relieving pressure on call centres during the Covid-19 pandemic.

In May last year, as the early effects of the Covid-19 pandemic were being felt, TSB introduced the smart agent to its internet banking service to support customers as branches were closed and contact centres were overloaded.

The TSB Smart Agent, as it is known, took just five days to build. It has since had about a million conversations with customers, with only 20% having to be forwarded to a human for

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Tybee encourages public input for computer app that studies coastal flood hazards

TYBEE ISLAND, Ga. (WSAV) — Tybee officials want the public’s help in building the island’s resiliency against impacts from climate change-related sea level rise. 

In partnership with the University of Georgia Marine Extension, the City of Tybee Island has launched its online Geosurvey app.

The crowdsourcing map tool allows Tybee’s residents and visitors to identify and pinpoint areas of the island that are prone to flooding, erosion, marsh die-off and marine debris.

The Geosurvey is part of the Tybee Island Back River Study, which examines possible solutions to vulnerable parts of the island that saw severe flooding during Hurricanes Irma

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Trump sought part-ownership in Parler app while in office: report : TheGrio

Before Donald Trump exited the White House last month, the Trump Organization and Parler social media company negotiated a deal that would have given the former president a big stake in the platform.

Talks of a deal occurred last summer and resumed again after Trump lost his reelection last November to current president Joe Biden. Parler agreed to give Trump a 40% interest in the company if he was willing to post content on the site four hours prior to it being posted to other platforms, BuzzFeed reports.

Although the deal was never completed, legal experts believe the

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Elon Musk’s banter with Robinhood CEO triggers stampede for Clubhouse app

(Reuters) – A surprise chat between tech billionaire Elon Musk and Robinhood CEO Vlad Tenev on new audio-based social network Clubhouse has helped propel the app to the top of the startup charts and sparked a scramble for invitations to the exclusive service.

FILE PHOTO: SpaceX owner and Tesla CEO Elon Musk looks on after arriving on the red carpet for the Axel Springer award, in Berlin, Germany, December 1, 2020. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke/Pool

The interaction between the two entrepreneurs on the platform on Sunday came amid intense interest in news around Robinhood, the online brokerage caught up in a wild

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