Apple Announces Latest Product: The Apple Card

On Monday, Apple announced its very own credit card, The Apple Card. Built into the Apple Pay wallet app, this physical credit card will not only be available worldwide but will provide its customers with 2% cash back when used through the app and 1% cash back when used through the card. Hosted in the Steve Jobs Theatre, Apple held its promotional event that included guest … Continue reading Apple Announces Latest Product: The Apple Card

Instagram vs Fake Accounts: An Ongoing Saga

Instagram recently began an initiative aimed at removing fake likes and comments from the accounts of users who use third-party apps to boost their social media clout. Accounts that are found to be enhancing their profiles though paid-for followers purchased via third-party apps will now receive a notification alerting them that Instagram has deleted their bogus likes, follows and even comments. Instagram serves as a … Continue reading Instagram vs Fake Accounts: An Ongoing Saga

HQ PAIRS WITH DWAYNE JOHNSON FOR THEIR BIGGEST PRIZE EVER

Article by Paisley Haddad – EsPResso Staff Writer HQ is already a popular trivia app that has user s vying for real money. With the usual prize pool being $5,000, with the occasional $25,000 special pool. You can expect that users were shocked when none other than Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson announced that he was going to be hosting a $300,000 game on April 11th. … Continue reading HQ PAIRS WITH DWAYNE JOHNSON FOR THEIR BIGGEST PRIZE EVER

SNAPCHAT MISHAPS LOSE OVER $1 BILLION IN MARKET VALUES

Article by Marie Bardelli – EsPResso Staff Writer After releasing an update meant to make the interface easier to use, Snapchat has faced backlash from users and celebrities alike.  The initial release of the update caused a mass outcry from Snapchat’s users, who claim that the application is now difficult to use and the layout complicates locating their favorite features.  Angry users even wrote a … Continue reading SNAPCHAT MISHAPS LOSE OVER $1 BILLION IN MARKET VALUES

TWITTER’S ROCKY ROAD TO TRANSPARENCY

Article by Marissa Kelly – EsPResso Staff Writer In the new digital age, consumers are finding it increasingly more necessary that companies establish brand identities by presenting their morals and values through online platforms. It has seemingly become an expectation amongst the public for brands to make statements after political or social events take place. Ultimately, the average consumer wants their favorite brands to be … Continue reading TWITTER’S ROCKY ROAD TO TRANSPARENCY

Tesla for self-driving cars by end of 2017

Article by David Zambuto | esPResso Staff Writer On October 20, 2016, Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla and SpaceX, made a public announcement that Tesla would offer consumers a full fleet of self-driving cars by the end of 2017. Sources at Tesla’s official website posted an update about the self-driving cars a day before Elon Tusk’s announcement. From the official website, Tesla described the new … Continue reading Tesla for self-driving cars by end of 2017

Apple’s Release of iOS 10 Comes With Its Ups and Downs

Article by David Zambuto | esPResso Staff Writer After Apple sources officially showed  off the new features of the iOS 10 update on June 13, 2016 in San Francisco, the new software system was released to all iPhone users this past Tuesday, September 13, 2016. Despite Apple’s Senior Vice President Craig Federighi’s claims that “iOS 10 adds Siri intelligence into QuickType and Photos, automates your home with … Continue reading Apple’s Release of iOS 10 Comes With Its Ups and Downs