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Social media can be toxic, but some argue it isn’t as bad as we thought

Much has been said about the potential negative impacts of social media — especially for young people. It’s been called addictive, anxiety-inducing and dangerous. In fact, a study recently conducted in the Montreal area reported a link between spending “too much time” on social media or watching television and increased symptoms of depression among teens. But now, in an effort to shed light on

The social media trends we’ll be seeing in 2020

Having trouble keeping up with the latest technology trends? You’re not alone. Social media is evolving faster than you can say “Zuckerberg congressional testimony”. And more big changes are on the horizon for next year. The people behind the scenes already have a good idea of what’s to come. Social media specialist Venessa Paech has

Why Fixing Software Bugs Should Be the CEO’s Problem

Software platforms permeate the fabric of our lives, yet only 27% of CEOs in the Fortune 100 have degrees in engineering and science. Join a quarterly earnings call, and you’ll hear plenty of discussion about revenue, expenses, and geographic trends, but little (if anything) about the quality of the company’s software. The results are obvious: For nearly

Boeing 737 Max may stay grounded until 2020 as software needs to be fixed: Report

Boeing Co.’s 737 Max may stay grounded until early 2020 as the company seeks to fix its hazardous flight-control software, the Wall Street Journal reported. The plane is expected to start flying again in January 2020 “under the latest scenario,” the Wall Street Journal said, citing unidentified sources within the Federal Aviation Administration and pilot-union leaders. The situation is “fluid”