Forget shopping, surfing, online classes, social media, chatting, music & video streaming! Our email use has turned out to be number one activity on the internet. About 91% of the US adults use email, about 86% use messaging, about 71% use internet On-The-Go services, about 71% use social media, about 69% do shopping & enjoy… Continue reading What’s The Most Popular Internet Activity of Adults?
Facebook encourages its users to upload their “face” (Yes, Face!) as profile picture. It’s not gonna do anything in your favor. Trust us. Facebook is using the face of people like you to build a huge database of faces to form a new kinda software or technology called “Facial Recognition“. It will be used for… Continue reading Don’t Trust Facebook With Your Face! Here Is Why!
Today lots of people are wasting their precious time on social media sites like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Viber & WhatsApp with useless chats & online gossip, spreading fake news & infinite scrolling their feed again & again. In order to put a check on this malpractice, country Uganda is planning a never heard & seen solution… Continue reading This Country Is Planning To Tax Its Social Media Users!
A big YES! It’s not only alcohol & drugs but internet as well which is “very-very” addictive! Well, internet is very useful & lots of people are learning new things & skills from it thriving in their career & life while others are using it just as a tool of fun! Don’t know in which… Continue reading Is Internet Addictive?
Yes, you read it right! Now, 1 in 4 children (who are Just 6 years old or younger!) have their own mobile. Most surprising finding is that about 50% of such children spend about 3 hours per day glued to their Smartphone! While 11 is the age which is considered suitable to “deserve” an Smartphone… Continue reading 25% of Children Under Six Have Their Own Smartphone & Here Is More Shocking Fact!
Chances are you have have heard the above saying but (may be!) don’t understand it properly! Well, you use Facebook, Google, Instagram, WhatsApp, Gmail, YouTube, countless free apps & websites & now you are reading Minute Crunch for free! Do you ever think why such services are free? Well, all of us use your browsing… Continue reading If A Product Or Service Is Free, ‘You & Your Privacy’ Are The Product!
It’s simple psychology! When you install Facebook (it’s factory installed now!), notifications are turned on by default. Every time you see a notification it triggers one neuro-chemical in your brain called ‘Dopamine’ which increases your curiosity & compel you to check the notification. After, checking notification, ‘Dopamine’ releases which makes You feel good! Every like,… Continue reading Why You Find It So Hard To Delete Fucking Facebook!
It’s indisputable that Apple is one of the biggest innovative & technology companies of all time. Since Apple’s launch on April 1, 1976, the tech giant has come a long way with its own share of failures & success. One such failure was Apple’s own social network called “Apple Ping“. Ping was a music-based social… Continue reading Apple’s Own Social Network! Have You Heard Of It?
It’s no secret that Facebook has breached the trust of its users “many times“! Facebook Fans forgave the social media giant for lots of its mistakes but after Cambridge Analytica Scandal in which personal data of more than 5 crore Facebook users was misused for improper political gains, situation has become worse for Facebook &… Continue reading How many Facebook Users Are Going To Delete Facebook?
Well, if you listen to the WhatsApp co-founder Brian Acton, the answer is “yes”. On 21st March 2018, Brian Acton tweeted “It is time. #deletefacebook“. Well, at Minute Crunch, we have been constantly writing about how social media is destructing your life. It’s true that Facebook adds negativity & stress to your life (& it’s… Continue reading Is it time to delete Facebook?
Selfie taking can be hazardous to our health and we are not joking here! Selfies are nothing but a way you use to “showcase yourself” and when you do that, your mind become too busy in that and we know our mind can do task-switching but not multi-tasking. While you take selfie, your mind becomes unconscious of… Continue reading Are you a selfie-addict? Beware!
You may wonder but “Yes” is the answer. Study has found that the more you use Social Media like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, WhatsApp, the more are chances of you being unhappy & negative (Cut your time on Facebook especially as it’s the biggest culprit!). Want to know further, the use of social media add stress,… Continue reading Is Social Media making you Unhappy?