Apps

Microsoft’s Emoji8 App Can Evaluate How Well You Imitate Emoji

Microsoft has launched a new app called Emoji8 that allows users to compare their own facial expressions to emojis and get evaluated with scores. “Emoji8 uses Windows Machine Learning (ML) to evaluate your facial expressions while you imitate a random selection of emojis. You can play on the app even when you don’t have an […]

Mobile

Vivo Y95 Retail Box, Hands-On Photos, Specifications Leaked

Just earlier this month, Vivo launched the Y93 smartphone with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 SoC, 4GB of RAM, 64GB of inbuilt storage, 6.2-inch display, and a dual rear camera setup. Now, a new leak hints that the company is already gearing up to launch its successor called Vivo Y95, and the smartphone will see slight […]

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Microsoft Removes Fake Bing Ad for Chrome That Potentially Contained Malware

Redmond giant Microsoft has now removed a fake Bing ad that claimed to be a Chrome download link, but was instead a deceptive one that perhaps installed malware on to your device. This fake link was the top result when users search for keywords like ‘download Chrome’ on the Edge browser. The link takes users […]

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Microsoft Removes Fake Bing Ad for Chrome That Potentially Contained Malware

Redmond giant Microsoft has now removed a fake Bing ad that claimed to be a Chrome download link, but was instead a deceptive one that perhaps installed malware on to your device. This fake link was the top result when users search for keywords like ‘download Chrome’ on the Edge browser. The link takes users […]

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Snap Hires Two Executives to Take Over From Departing Imran Khan

Snap hired two executives to take on the responsibilities of departing Chief Strategy Officer Imran Khan, adding technology-industry veterans to help bulk up its advertising business and build partnerships. Jeremi Gorman, formerly head of global advertising sales at Amazon.com, will be chief business officer. Jared Grusd, who was chief executive officer of the Huffington Post and […]

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Google Maps ETA Sharing Comes to iOS, Now Allows Location Sharing on WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger

Google introduced real-time location sharing on Google Maps in March last year to enable sharing your live route and ETA with your contacts easily. This feature allows you to share your current location with people, which then enables them to track you real-time. The tech giant is now improving upon it, and is also bringing ETA sharing to iOS users […]

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Uber’s Mideast-Rival Careem Raises $200 Million to Expand, Expects More Funds

Middle East ride-hailing company Careem said on Thursday it had secured $200 million (roughly Rs. 1,500 crores) in fresh funding from existing investors and that it expects to raise more to finance expansion plans. Careem, which counts Gcarmaker maker Daimler and China’s largest ride-hailing company Didi Chuxingamong its other backers, was estimated to be worth around $1 billion […]

Android

Cortana Version 3.0 With UI Tweaks, New Utility Features Out in Beta for Android, iOS Users

Microsoft has announced plans for a big update to Cortanafor Android and iOS users. The company is looking to bring an overhauled UI, the ability to join Skype or Teams meetings via Cortana, and new podcast and music connections as well. This is all going to roll out with Cortana version 3.0, but the company is first […]

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Google to Charge Licensing Fee for Its Android Apps, Unbundle Chrome and Search in Europe

Google will have to allow smartphone manufacturers to ship Android devices in the EU without Google Chrome preinstalled, as a result of the massive EUR 4.34 billion fine imposed on the company by European Commission antitrust regulators in July this year. In order to avoid additional penalties while its appeal of the fine is pending, Google has announced that it will […]

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Winamp 6 With Fresh Experience for Desktop and Mobile Devices Set to Debut Next Year

Winamp, one of the most popular apps of the 20th century, is set to receive an overhaul in 2019 with the ability to play not just the common audio formats but also all your music tracks, podcasts, and streaming services under one roof. This is considered to be the relaunch of the media player that […]