Connect with us

Social Media

Tiktok Was The Application That Generated The Most Revenue In April

Published

on

Tiktok Was The Application That Generated The Most Revenue In April

Adored by many and criticized by many others, the truth is that TikTok has managed to win over users and today it is one of the most popular applications worldwide.

Interest in the app grew even more during this confinement phase due to COVID-19 and many took the opportunity to try the app.

Thus, through the analysis of application accounts, TikTok managed to be the app that generated the most revenue in April.

The application that generated the most revenue in April was TikTok

image:- sensortower

According to the analysis carried out by the company SensorTower, TikTok and its Chinese version Douyin achieved 315 million downloads worldwide. This result concerns only the 1st quarter of 2020.

In financial terms, in general, TikTok was the application that generated the most revenue in April, totaling 78 million dollars (~ 71 million euros) accumulated in the month.

But even though popularity has increased worldwide due to the COVID-19 pandemic, it was the Chinese version that contributed the largest share of that value. In particular, the Douyin app was responsible for 86.6% of the amount.

According to SensorTower, TikTok’s revenues come mainly from iOS devices.

This SensorTower data relates only to purchases made for services within the app (in-app purchase), not including, for example, profits due to advertising.

YouTube came in second

Google’s well-known video platform, however, was the second application that generated the most revenue in April. The value achieved by YouTube was 76 million dollars (~ 69 million euros), which represents an increase of 56% compared to the same period last year. A curiosity is that 56.4% of the platform’s profit comes from US users.

As we can see from the SensorTower table, in general, Tinder was the 3rd app that generated the most revenue in April, followed by Disney + and the Tencent Video application. Netflix comes in sixth, followed by iQIYI and BIGO LIVE. Finally, LINE Manga ranks 9th, and lastly the Google One app.

Social Media

YouTube Will Use AI to Automatically Determine Age Limits of Videos

Published

on

YouTube Will Use AI to Automatically Determine Age Limits of Videos

As we know, YouTube currently has a special tool that allows creators to determine the age limit of the videos they upload. However, it is not uncommon for this tool to be misused by bad creators.

Therefore, YouTube also has a special team that continues to monitor YouTube content that violates the rules. However, it seems that now YouTube will use AI technology to help solve this problem.

Yes, it is said that YouTube plans to use Artificial Intelligence to detect and determine the age limit of a video. Later machine learning technology will help AI to find out what content is displayed in a video.

Based on the recognition of YouTube, later the AI ​​technology will be implemented on their main site so that later users who want to view videos that have age restrictions will immediately be taken to the sign in page to verify their age and determine whether the video can be watched or not because of insufficient age. .

“This helps us ensure that no matter where the video is found, it can only be watched by viewers of an adequate age,” said YouTube as quoted from the Ubergizmo website.

The presence of this feature is known to be caused by a problem that had occurred on YouTube, where there were several conspiracies and disturbing videos that actually exist on YouTube Kids which is actually a special platform for children with safe content.

Continue Reading

Social Media

This bug on Instagram allows hackers to take over your smartphone

Published

on

This bug on Instagram allows hackers to take over your smartphone

Recently, researchers from Check Point Security have found a dangerous bug in the Instagram application where this bug can be used by hackers to take over the victim’s smartphone.

Yes, not just taking over the Instagram account, this bug is known to allow hackers to take over the user’s smartphone and it is possible that the victim’s smartphone will be planted by even more dangerous malware.

To take advantage of this bug, the hacker will first send a photo containing malware code to the victim via Direct Messages. Only with that, the smartphone of Instagram users can be taken over.

This is because the Instagram application itself initially has access to the user’s smartphone so that if the Instagram application is hacked, the user’s smartphone can also be hacked.

This bug on Instagram allows hackers to take over your smartphone

Luckily, Instagram is now known to have fixed this bug. If you are now using the latest version of the Instagram application, then you are safe from these dangerous bugs.

As a result of the discovery of this bug, the head researcher from Check Point, Yaniv Balmas, appealed to all smartphone users to be more careful in giving permission to the applications they install, be it trusted applications such as Instagram.

“People should pay more attention to every permission an application has. Most people don’t care about the access request message and immediately press the yes button. But that is the start of the cyber attack process,” said Yaniv Balmas as dictated by Ubergizmo.

Continue Reading

Social Media

Twitter Starts Testing Voice Messages Feature in DM

Published

on

Twitter Starts Testing Voice Messages Feature in DM

After rolling out the audio tweets feature for iOS last June, Twitter is now continuing to experiment to help users communicate more easily on its services, one of the things it does is release voice messages.

Recently the Product Manager for Direct Messages on Twitter, Alex Ackerman-Greenberg told The Verge that currently his party is ready to test the voice messages feature in DM. Later this feature will be tested for the first time in Brazil.

Alex said that later this feature could allow users to send audio messages with a duration of up to 20 seconds via Direct Messages. The reason is that previously users could only send text and images

Just like voice tweets, voice messages in DM come with a fairly simple interface. There is only a play / pause button and information on the duration of the received audio message.

Twitter Starts Testing Voice Messages Feature in DM
image:- theverge

“The in-line recording experience makes it easier for users to send messages as part of their natural conversation flow,” said Twitter.

It is known that Twitter also presents a report message button which can later be used if a user misuses the voice DM feature. It seems that Twitter has already thought about all the impacts that might occur if the feature was released.

Of course, the presence of this feature makes Twitter now one step closer to its rivals, namely Facebook and Instagram, which have long presented an audio message feature in their Direct Messages.

Continue Reading

Latest

Xiaomi launches the Mi Speaker, a smart speaker with Google assistant Xiaomi launches the Mi Speaker, a smart speaker with Google assistant
Gadgets10 hours ago

Xiaomi launches the Mi Speaker, a smart speaker with Google assistant

SHARE From Xiaomi, we had already known many smart speakers, of all possible sizes and formats, but they all had...

Google Meet's Noise Cancellation feature is now available on Android and iOS Google Meet's Noise Cancellation feature is now available on Android and iOS
Android17 hours ago

Google Meet’s Noise Cancellation feature is now available on Android and iOS

SHARE In June 2020, Google presented a feature, namely Noise Cancellation for its video conference service, namely Google Meet. However,...

Apple presents a new variant on the iPhone, namely the iPhone 12 Mini Apple presents a new variant on the iPhone, namely the iPhone 12 Mini
Phones17 hours ago

Apple Will Send the iPhone 12 Series to Distributors in Early October

SHARE Even though Apple has yet to confirm the launch date of the iPhone 12 Series, now news about the...

Latest WatchOS 7 causes Apple Watch Series 3 to restart by itself Latest WatchOS 7 causes Apple Watch Series 3 to restart by itself
Gadgets22 hours ago

Latest WatchOS 7 causes Apple Watch Series 3 to restart by itself

SHARE Apple recently rolled out the latest operating system for its smartwatch which comes with the name WatchOS 7. It...

OnePlus Signs the Presence of Latest Nord Smartphone OnePlus Signs the Presence of Latest Nord Smartphone
Phones22 hours ago

OnePlus Signs the Presence of Latest Nord Smartphone

SHARE It’s been about two months since OnePlus released the OnePlus Nord smartphone. The new mid-range smartphone from OnePlus is...

Samsung presents its new ultra-resistant tablet, the Galaxy Tab Active 3 Samsung presents its new ultra-resistant tablet, the Galaxy Tab Active 3
Gadgets1 day ago

Samsung presents its new ultra-resistant tablet, the Galaxy Tab Active 3

SHARE The market for ultra-resistant devices is not very large, but it has remained unchanged in recent years, with a...

Reportedly the iPhone 12 Mini does not support 5G Reportedly the iPhone 12 Mini does not support 5G
Phones2 days ago

Reportedly the iPhone 12 Mini does not support 5G

SHARE According to news circulating, the iPhone 12 Mini will come out in the iPhone 12 version. Many fans are...

Petcube, Small Camera For Pets That Are Really Cheap Petcube, Small Camera For Pets That Are Really Cheap
Gadgets2 days ago

Petcube, Small Camera For Pets That Are Really Cheap

SHARE If you are a babu of your pet such as a cat or a dog, then what you need...

This is the Redmi 9A with 6GB RAM which is affordable This is the Redmi 9A with 6GB RAM which is affordable
Phones2 days ago

This is the Redmi 9A with 6GB RAM which is affordable

SHARE Recently, Xiaomi announced its newest cellphone, the Redmi 9A, which comes with 6GB RAM and 128GB of internal memory....

Starting September 30th, Google Meet Limits Meeting Time to 1 Hour for Free Users Starting September 30th, Google Meet Limits Meeting Time to 1 Hour for Free Users
Android3 days ago

Starting September 30th, Google Meet Limits Meeting Time to 1 Hour for Free Users

SHARE In April 2020, Google has provided access to the Google Meet conference service for free for all Google account...

Advertisement

Trending

Copy link
Powered by Social Snap