Internet services

Figma launches its own AI tools FigJam AI to help with project planning

Figma, the company best known for its eponymous online interface development and prototyping service, has announced a set of artificial intelligence tools for the FigJam interactive whiteboard, writes The Verge. The kit is called FigJam AI, and its purpose is to create ready-made templates for planning projects on a collaborative ... Read more

Spotify removes thousands of songs created by artificial intelligence

It turns out that services like Spotify also suffer from the “creativity” of artificial intelligence: in recent months, the music industry has faced an increase in the number of songs created by AI which then fill streaming platforms. Spotify has removed approximately 7% of all tracks from music startup Boomy, ... Read more

Twitter will get rid of inactive accounts

As Elon Musk tweeted, Twitter is going to “purge” accounts that haven’t been active in the past few years. We’re purging accounts that have had no activity at all for several years, so you will probably see follower count drop — Elon Musk (@elonmusk) May 8, 2023 His message didn’t ... Read more

Mozilla acquired Fakespot — a service for checking reviews in online stores

Fake product reviews in online stores are a global problem. On foreign resources, you can fight it with the help of the Fakespot service — it detects cases of fraud by sellers on popular resources such as Amazon, eBay, Walmart, BestBuy, etc. And, according to its authors, this is not ... Read more

Google launches updated Google Trends

Google announced the launch of an updated version of Google Trends — a service that analyzes the popularity of Google search queries in different regions and languages. Now you can explore trends in real time right on the main page. They are updated hourly and are accompanied by links to ... Read more

Google Docs and Drive get an updated interface

Google has started releasing a refreshed interface for Google Drive, Docs, Sheets, and Slides, which should comply with the design rules of Material Design 3. The company notes that in terms of functionality, this step brings almost nothing new, but should make the interfaces simpler and “cleaner”. In addition, the ... Read more

Zoom expands the functionality of the Zoom One platform, adds mail and calendar

Zoom, it seems, is seriously going to fight Microsoft for the corporate user: during the annual presentation Zoomtopia 2022 the company announced the appearance of two new services in its single platform Zoom One, namely mail and calendar. Many people still think of Zoom as just a video conferencing program, ... Read more

“Google is for boomers.” Almost half of young people use TikTok and Instagram to search

It turns out that TikTok poses a threat to Google not only because of its competition with YouTube, but also with the company’s main services – search and maps. According to the company’s own research, about 40% of young people use TikTok and Instagram to search instead of Google. Such ... Read more