Disney+ Hotstar introduces new audio features ahead of Tata IPL 2022 Finals

With the Tata Indian Premier League approaching its end, everyone is excited to see which team can win the champion’s trophy. With the introduction of a new way to watch, Disney+ Hotstar is ready to take live-streaming of the TATA IPL 2022 playoffs to the next dimension. Continue reading “Disney+ Hotstar introduces new audio features ahead of Tata IPL 2022 Finals”

Google Docs gets multiple text selection for faster formatting

Google has made a big change to the way formatting works in Google Docs. With the latest update to Google Docs, you can now select multiple words or phrases and copy, paste, etc. on all of them at once. This makes formatting much quicker by getting rid of the need to make the same changes over and over, you’ll be more productive overall as well. Recently, Google updated Workspace with AI features. Continue reading “Google Docs gets multiple text selection for faster formatting”

Instagram India introduces ‘1 Minute Music’ tracks for Reels

Instagram today introduced a new musical property, “1 Minute Music,” which is a collection of music songs and films accessible exclusively on its network for usage on Reels or Stories. Continue reading “Instagram India introduces ‘1 Minute Music’ tracks for Reels”

Google Calculator v8.2 brings optimized UI for tablets

The Google Calculator app has been updated to version 8.2 with a new update that hit the Google Play Store. The update adds a better user interface, which should benefit those with bigger screens as well as give tablet users the flexibility they need. Continue reading “Google Calculator v8.2 brings optimized UI for tablets”

Meta rolls out 3D avatars for Facebook, Instagram and Messenger in India

Meta has released updated 3D avatars for Facebook and Messenger in India. The new avatars are much more expressive, flexible, and varied. Meta is adding new facial shapes and devices to help people with disabilities so that they can better represent the untold millions of unique people on the planet. Continue reading “Meta rolls out 3D avatars for Facebook, Instagram and Messenger in India”

WhatsApp to discontinue support for iOS 10 and iOS 11

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To actually encourage WhatsApp to launch new features that may not work with devices running on older operating systems, the firm has a practice of withdrawing support for older Android and iOS models. According to WABetaInfo, WhatsApp is going to discontinue support for iOS 10, iOS 11 running on iPhone 5, and iPhone 5C in the next several months. Continue reading “WhatsApp to discontinue support for iOS 10 and iOS 11”

YouTube rolls out most replayed parts, single loop and more

YouTube has introduced a new feature that will help users discover the most popular portions of a video they’re viewing, as well as a number of other updates to its video player. According to the company, it will be adding a graph that will allow users to quickly identify and watch the most replayed segments of videos. Continue reading “YouTube rolls out most replayed parts, single loop and more”

Slice adds UPI for current and 10 million waitlisted users

Slice, an Indian financial company, has added railroad UPI to its app as it strives to become a one-stop payment app for customers in the world’s second-largest internet market and further joins the UPI race against Google Pay and PhonePe. Continue reading “Slice adds UPI for current and 10 million waitlisted users”

Microsoft Teams now available on the Microsoft Store

To make things easier for users, Microsoft has finally added its Teams app to the Microsoft Store. The app was first mentioned in the Microsoft 365 roadmap a few weeks ago, and now it’s finally available in the Microsoft Store for Windows 10 and 11 users. Continue reading “Microsoft Teams now available on the Microsoft Store”

Apple Music set to livestream concerts, starting with Harry Styles

Apple made the announcement today that it would officially begin livestreaming select events on Apple Music. The first concert will be a performance by Harry Styles this coming Friday (May 20th, 2022) at the UBS Arena in New York City. To all intents and purposes, it is an album launch party for Styles, whose third album, Harry’s House, is being released on the same day. Continue reading “Apple Music set to livestream concerts, starting with Harry Styles”

Spotify is testing NFT galleries on artist pages

According to a report that was initially published by Music Ally, Spotify is now developing an option for artists to exhibit their non-fungible token (NFT) collections. The music streaming platform has begun rolling out the test for some customers on Android in the United States. Continue reading “Spotify is testing NFT galleries on artist pages”

Meta Quest v40 rolls out End-to-end encryption, app unlock, audio accessibility and more

For several years, Meta has already been working on Messenger’s End-To-End Encryption (E2EE) features, and it’s now piloting E2EE communications with its own Quest VR headsets. In addition, Meta is trialing additional encryption support for one-on-one conversations as well as calls in VR, and several other notable features such as App unlock, Secure payments, More keyboards, Audio accessibility, and more in the v40 software upgrade as per the company. Continue reading “Meta Quest v40 rolls out End-to-end encryption, app unlock, audio accessibility and more”

WhatsApp could soon let you silently exit groups

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Following the rollout of support for larger groups of up to 512 people to a subset of users, WhatsApp is now said to be developing another helpful feature for groups, which is the option to leave a group without notifying other users. This may be something like incognito mode. Continue reading “WhatsApp could soon let you silently exit groups”

WhatsApp may add rich link previews to text status updates

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After rolling out Message Reactions, 2GB File Sharing on WhatsApp for Android, WhatsApp is now working on other new improvements to the status, the ability to generate rich previews when sharing a link as a text status update. Continue reading “WhatsApp may add rich link previews to text status updates”