Digital Wellbeing Study now live in Google Health Studies

Digital Wellbeing Study now live in Google Health Studies

The University of Oregon’s Center for Digital Mental Health is launching a new digital wellbeing study that collects data using “passive and continuous sensing technology” on your Android and Fitbit via the Google Health Studies app. Update 5/26: Version 2.0 of Google Health Studies is widely available with the Digital Wellbeing Study now live. Complete … Read more

EA stands firm against staff pressure to publicly support abortion, trans rights – tells disgruntled employees to make a ‘positive impact’ by doing their jobs

EA stands firm against staff pressure to publicly support abortion, trans rights – tells disgruntled employees to make a ‘positive impact’ by doing their jobs

Famous video game maker Electronic Arts (EA) has reportedly refused to join a flurry of other companies in issuing public statements in support of abortion and transgender rights, telling staff during a company-wide meeting this week that “being an inclusive company means being inclusive of all those points of view. “ According to gaming outlet … Read more

Epic gives away the entire Bioshock series for free

Bioshockthe action-horror staple that blended RPG elements, solid gunplay, and Randian-inspired horror, is an undisputed gaming classic. Bioshock Infinite took it one step further, adding amazing swashbuckling movement mechanics, incredible supporting characters, and a reality-warping story that pulled no narrative punches. Also, Bioshock 2 was a video game. Following up its impressive Borderlands 3 freebie, … Read more

EA stands firm against staff pressure to publicly support abortion, trans rights – tells disgruntled employees to make a ‘positive impact’ by doing their jobs

Famous video game maker Electronic Arts (EA) has reportedly refused to join a flurry of other companies in issuing public statements in support of abortion and transgender rights, telling staff during a company-wide meeting this week that “being an inclusive company means being inclusive of all those points of view. “ According to gaming outlet … Read more

No iPhone 14 Max delay is currently predicted, but Apple has plenty to worry about

It’s definitely a little odd to talk about the potential delays of a handset family that’s still several months away from an official announcement, but let’s be honest here, we all know Apple is targeting a September release for the highly anticipated and oft-leaked iPhone 14 quartet. That means that while actual mass manufacturing has … Read more

DuckDuckGo faces widespread backlash over tracking deal with Microsoft

DuckDuckGo’s reputation for protecting privacy has taken a hit after revelations emerged of a tracking deal with Microsoft. Security researcher Zack Edwards this week revealed that DuckDuckGo’s mobile browsers allow some Microsoft sites to bypass its block on trackers. While the browser blocks Facebook and Google trackers, DuckDuckGo makes an exception for some of Microsoft’s. … Read more