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Is TikTok Losing Sheen? – Top Trending Stories

Here are today’s Top 5 News & Events from Around the World. Take a look!

#5

Is TikTok Losing Sheen?

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TikTok is slowing down. Yes, you heard it right. The world’s highest-valued startup launched in 2017 has hit its upper limits of growth. TikTok had made a space for itself somewhere between Vine and YouTube. The target audience was teenagers and the global companies were worried about its rise. Especially Facebook, which launched its own knock-off recently trying to imitate TikTok’s success. Currently, TikTok has over 1.5 billion users and is now slowing down. Link.

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#4

Skip Trump Jokes, Netflix’s Special Feature

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 Political jokes are getting old. If you believe it then this new feature will come in handy for you. The latest comedy series from Seth Meyers debuting on 5th Nov on Netflix will have a skip feature to get past the political jokes. Link.

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#3

   Microsoft’s Office Apps In One App, Good Move?

Microsoft Office apps in one app

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Microsoft has released a new app that will house its office suites apps such as Word, Excel, and Powerpoint. You can now access your favourite office apps under one app and increase your productivity. The app is available on both iOS and Android. Link.

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#2

AI Can Save Humans From Trafficking

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Intelligence agencies are using AI to detect human sex trafficking. Currently, AI is being used by ex-military personnel and intelligence to uncover the signs of human trafficking on the internet and find out the pimps whose selling innocent girls and women. Link.

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#1

China’s Emotion Recognition Tracking System – Minority Report In Reality?

Man acting like in the movie Minority Report

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China has started to experiment with its emotion recognition system in Xinjiang. The technology is in its early stage but has started to act on the common man in China. It will detect the emotional stage of a person and try to prevent any future conflict. Link.

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