Apps

Amazon Prime Video App’s User Interface to Get a Major Upgrade: Report

Amazon is reportedly working on a redesign of its Prime Video interface on mobile devices. According to a new report, Jennifer Salke, Head of Amazon Studios has confirmed that a completely refreshed user interface is in the works for the Amazon Prime Video mobile app. The Amazon Prime Video app has not seen a big update in terms […]

Social Media

IT Secretary Calls for More Stringent Rules on WhatsApp

Although WhatsApp recently limited forwards on the app, Ministry of Electronic and IT Secretary Ajay Kumar Sawhney on Monday noted that this alone would not be enough to tackle the growing problem of circulation of fake or speculative news. “It (WhatsApp) has become a publishing medium, so there should be rules made for it, as publishing is from one […]

Internet news

YouTube Dark Mode Now Rolling Out to Android Devices

Google has started rolling out YouTube dark mode for its Android users, a quarter after iOS devices received the feature. Dark mode turns the interface all black and reduces strain on the eyes while navigating the app, especially at night. The feature was first added to YouTube desktop last year, followed by iOS in March this year. YouTube users on […]

Mobile

Pixel 3 XL Image Leaked, Pixel Stand With Google Assistant Tipped

Google’s Pixel 3 and Pixel 3XL have been leaked on multiple occasions, and based on these leaks; the two devices are expected to sport a display notch and a single camera setup. Now, a fresh leak shows the Pixel 3 XL once again from all angles, sporting a white body. Google is also rumoured to launch a wireless charging stand alongside the […]

Internet

Google Cloud Partners With GitHub on Software Development

Google has announced a partnership with Microsoft-owned GitHub to make a crucial element of modern software development, Continuous Integration, fast and easy. As part of the new collaboration, GitHub, a major software development platform, is getting connected to Google’s Cloud Build, the company’s new CI/Continuous Delivery (CD) platform “Together, we will provide fast, frictionless, and convenient Continuous Integration (CI) […]

Social Media

Tech Firms Should Be Made Liable for ‘Fake News’ on Sites: UK Lawmakers

Tech firms like Facebook should be made liable for “harmful and misleading” material on their websites and pay a levy so they can be regulated, British lawmakers said, warning of a crisis in democracy due to misuse of personal data. Facebook has increasingly become a focus of the media committee’s inquiry into “fake news” after the data of […]

Internet news

Amazon Expands in Cape Town, Stepping Up Cloud Rivalry With Microsoft

Amazon.com is expanding its presence in the emerging tech hub of Cape Town, upping the ante in its regional battle with cloud computing rival Microsoft Corp. Amazon will be the sole tenant in a new, modern eight-story office building that’s nearing completion in the South African city, multiple sources familiar with the project told Reuters. The company […]

Games

Fortnite Season 5 Daily Revenue Hits $2 Million: Report

Epic Games has hit another Fortnite revenue milestone with Fortnite season 5. Each season brings a new battle pass, skins, and even new toys for you and your friends to play with. Throw in the theme of world colliding and it appears that Epic’s battle royale sensation has earned an average of $2 million a day for the first […]

Internet news

Europeans Press for Digital Tax at G20 Meeting

European finance leaders called for progress on global rules to tax the digital economy at a meeting of G20 finance ministers and central bankers in Argentina on Sunday, putting them at odds with US counterparts. The final communique reaffirmed a commitment to address the impacts of the shift to a digital economy on the international tax […]

Games

Nintendo Files Lawsuit Against Console ROM and Emulator Sites

Nintendo has taken a hardline stance over emulators and ROMs by suing LoveROMs and LoveRETRO. Emulators lets you run games on hardware other than the device it was intended for without the need of the console or its games in physical form while ROMs in this case, refers to a game’s data that’s used with an emulator. […]