We understand that such feature could have triggered users with eating disorders, but for many users who are trying to lose weight, such functionality could have helped in their weight loss journey.
According to media reports, a Google representative stated that the Google Maps team chose to withdraw the feature based on the "strong user" feedback against it. MapMyFitness (which is owned by Under Armour) has offered a feature called "Route Genius" since 2014, creates maps for walking and running based on users' fitness goals. In addition to a general feeling that the app was shaming or judgemental, individuals expressed concerns that it could have a negative effect on people with past or present eating disorders and that, because everyone's metabolism is different, the values were not usefully accurate. "Not to mention just generally shamey". The inability to turn the feature off compounded the concerns.
Reportedly, Google chose to give up on a new, experimental feature which first appeared on iOS about a week ago. To illustrate those calories, the app said how many mini-cupcakes a person would burn during the jaunt. If you already have walking selected, the calories are shown in the step-by-step directions, but not the map. "Honestly I don't understand", wrote a Twitter user who goes by the name "Bring Your Own Demon".
The feature should have been withdrawn on Tuesday evening, but users that still see this should expect it to be gone very soon.
It's spectacularly bad timing on Google's part. Google, for what sane people would consider to be cute, used the cupcake emoji along with terms that stated things such as "you've burned 125 calories - that's more than 1 mini cupcake!". They were pink - whatever flavor that is.
The CryptoRuble can be exchanged with rubles at any time, but if the owner cannot motivate its origins, a 13% tax will be charged. The landmark development makes Russian Federation the very first government in the world to official pursue virtual tender.
The 2018 World Cup's first game will feature hosts Russian Federation on June 14 in Moscow's Luzhniki Stadium. All Iceland needed to do was defeat last-placed Kosovo at home to clinch a berth at Russian Federation 2018.
A US-led coalition backs some of the militia groups that want to overthrow Assad, including SDF and Free Syrian Army. Unless the Syrians decide on similar attacks in the future, which will force Israel to respond again.
The figure is a fraction of the number of police officers employed by Hamas, the Islamist movement that runs the Gaza Strip. One of the key sticking points will be the fate of Hamas's 25,000-strong military wing, the Ezzedine al-Qassam Brigades.
In the 12th minute of the game, Messi scored his first goal and equalised for Argentina . "The group deserved to qualify". Which country stands a better chance at the World Cup: Argentina or Portugal? Argentina needed him and Messi delivered.
Lynch hasn't done much - 45 carries, 151 yards and a touchdown - and he has yet to carry the football at least 20 times in a game. Making matters worse is Derek Carr is out with a back injury for multiple weeks, and EJ Manuel will start in his place.
Restrictions have been imposed on entry to the village, a Gurung stronghold, and the police are conducting raids in the area. Six AK-47 rifles, one 9mm pistol, 500 rounds of ammunition and bombs had been recovered from the spot, he added.
Since then it spurred on several engineers and start-ups across the world to take on the endeavor, including Hyperloop One . This is still far from the target but is expected to increase as the company moves ahead with the commercialisation phase.
In a rather mysterious development, scientists have spotted a massive hole in the middle of the frozen Weddell Sea of Antarctica . Many consider this to be a polynya that suffers a change of state, rather than temperature.
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They have 20 points to Sweden's 19. "We knew it would be hard , they're a team that had won four times at home in this group". Goalkeeper Hugo Lloris had little to do until the 37th minute when he was called into action twice in a matter of seconds.
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The trailer also features glimpses of several other characters and quick cuts that leave viewers with more questions than answers. In many ways, it is reminscent of the darker second instalment of the original trilogy, The Empire Strikes Back .