Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Badoo dating app lets you search for matches that look like your ex, or your own doppelgänger

A global dating app now lets you search for matches that look like your ex, or yourself

Article Snip: "...Lookalikes, a feature Badoo launched this week, connects to a user’s Facebook profile and automatically suggests Facebook friends for whom they might want to find doppelgängers, as well as their own profile picture and a selection of celebrities. The user can then upload any picture, and the app will find lookalikes. The most-searched celebrities globally are..."


Reference: qz.com

Like your news 'fake' and with 'obvious bias' as reviewers declare? CNN has an app for you


CNN app savaged as 'fake news' by reviewers

CNN app
Article Snip: "...Dozens of people wrote scathing reviews of CNN's app on the App Store on Monday, including many from supporters of President Trump who said CNN is "fake news" and full of "obvious bias." CNN's app now has a one-star rating, a sign that most of the 2,286 people who reviewed the app are as opposed to CNN..."

Reference: www.washingtonexaminer.com

Monday, July 3, 2017

Brain Training App May Counteract Mild Cognitive Impairment


Brain Training App May Counteract Mild Cognitive Impairment

PEAK app
Article Snip: "...To overcome this problem, researchers from the Departments of Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences and the Behavioral and Clinical Neuroscience Institute at the University of Cambridge developed “Game Show,” a memory game app, in collaboration with patients with aMCI. They then tested its effects on cognition and motivation...The University of Cambridge Wizard memory game is available through PEAK via the App Store and Google Play..."

Reference: psychcentral.com