WhatsApp for iOS now lets you ask Siri to read messages, tweaks calls tab and more

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WhatsApp for iOS has received a latest message that brings some tweaks and improvements. The update that bumps the app to version 2.17.20 adds the ability for users to ask Siri to Read Out Their Latest Messages. Continue reading “WhatsApp for iOS now lets you ask Siri to read messages, tweaks calls tab and more”

Samsung Pay now supports UPI payments in India

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Samsung officially launched Samsung Pay, contactless mobile payments service in India last month. The company had confirmed it will add UPI support for Samsung Pay in future. Now, the company UPI support has gone live for Samsung Pay that will allow users to make payments with their bank accounts. Continue reading “Samsung Pay now supports UPI payments in India”

Microsoft kills Wunderlist to release new To-Do app

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Microsoft is killing Wunderlist in favour of a new app dubbed as To-Do. As the name suggests, the app lets you make a list of things to-do. Available in Preview, the app allows users to set reminders, keep track of activities, and create to-do lists. Continue reading “Microsoft kills Wunderlist to release new To-Do app”

Google PhotoScan update adds ability to remove glare, brings easier sharing

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Google will soon start rolling out a new update for PhotoScan app that will bring a bunch of two features. The app is getting a tool to turn of glare on photos and is making sharing easier.  Continue reading “Google PhotoScan update adds ability to remove glare, brings easier sharing”

Google Maps for iOS gets Timeline feature in latest update

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Just yesterday, Google Maps for iOS received directions widget and iMessage app for location sharing. Now, the app is getting a timeline feature that allows users to get a quick view at the recently visited places and keep a track of them in an easy way.
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Facebook announces Camera Effects augmented reality platform

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Mark Zuckerberg announced Facebook’s new augmented reality platform called Camera Effects Platform on first day of the F8 2017 conference. Launched in open beta, the platform turns smartphone cameras into the first AR platform, providing an opportunity for artists and developers to create effects for the Facebook camera.
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Instagram for Android beta gets offline mode

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Facebook’s Instagram has finally got a new offline mode targeted at low-bandwidth regions. The company has already started testing the feature in the beta version of the Instagram app for Android that lets you consume and engage with content, regardless of connectivity. Continue reading “Instagram for Android beta gets offline mode”

Google Maps for iOS gets directions widget and iMessage app for location sharing

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Google Maps for iOS has received a bunch of new features in latest update. The update that bumps the app to version  4.30.0 brings a new directions widget and a iMessage app for easier location sharing.

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Netflix records $2.64 billion revenue in Q1 2017, nears 100 million subscribers

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Netflix has announced financial earnings for Q1 2017. The US based streaming service has recorded $2.64 billion in revenue and net income of $178 million. It reported net subscription additions of 4.95 million for the quarter which fell short of the 5.2 million subscribers forecast. Netflix now has 98.75 million subscribers, and is expected to hit 100 million subscribers milestone easily next quarter.

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Instagram rolls out Collections to organize your bookmarks

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Instagram is taking a cue from Pinterest for its new feature. The Facebook owned photo and video sharing platform has rolled out a new feature that will help you organize all your bookmarks. Dubbed as Collections, the feature will allow users to organize saved posts into private groups for easier access. Continue reading “Instagram rolls out Collections to organize your bookmarks”

Instagram adds Selfie Stickers, Pinning for Stories which is now used by over 200 million people every day

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Instagram recently got updated with new Direct features, now it has introduced new creative tools when you share a photo or video to your story. After rolling out Geostickers in Stories for New York City and Jakarta, Indonesia, three new cities have got Geostickers that have been designed by local community members. The update also brings shortcut to your favorite stickers. Continue reading “Instagram adds Selfie Stickers, Pinning for Stories which is now used by over 200 million people every day”