Wednesday July 8-th, 2020

Instagram test visualizes hiding 'Like' counts from viewers Instagram test visualizes hiding 'Like' counts from viewers

This information comes to us through reverse engineering expert Jane Wong who spotted the change in the source code of Instagram's Android app. Get ready to potentially say goodbye to one of Instagram's most notable features. Like counts have i...

WhatsApp Will Allow Users to Block Conversation Screenshots WhatsApp Will Allow Users to Block Conversation Screenshots

According to a report by WABetaInfo , the social media channel that tracks the changes and upcoming features on WhatsApp , the animated stickers feature is not yet available but is being tested on multiple operating system versions - Android ,...

Apple’s reportedly making a tag to track your things Apple’s reportedly making a tag to track your things

Thanks to the new universal app framework - Marzipan the new tracking app will come in both iOS and macOS versions. The tag will be synced to your account through iCloud. The tag will also store the contact information of its owner which can be...

Mobile and Comcast FIRST to Give Customers New Anti-Robocalling Feature Mobile and Comcast FIRST to Give Customers New Anti-Robocalling Feature

T-Mobile said its new feature will be available for Comcast Xfinity Voice home phone service customers later in the year. T-Mobile also announced that Caller Verified , the carrier's implementation of Stir/Shaken , is now operable across te...

Sony's PlayStation 5: Release Date Specs and More Leaks Sony's PlayStation 5: Release Date Specs and More Leaks

The audio will be the best improvements on the new device. We're still a good ways away before the next gen Playstation will be released. New rumors about the upcoming PS5 appeared on the web, straight from the same source , saying that Sony wil...

Millions of Instagram Passwords Affected by Security Lapse Millions of Instagram Passwords Affected by Security Lapse

A day after admitting it "unintentionally" uploaded emails of almost 1.5 million of new users, Facebook has now revealed that millions of Instagram passwords were stored on its servers in a readable format. The activity was discovered when a securi...

Where to find Fortnite's big telephones and phone numbers Where to find Fortnite's big telephones and phone numbers

The first stage requires you interact with the Durrr Burger phone and the second stage requires you interact with the Pizza Pit phone. First up is the Fortnite dial Durrr Burger number challenge, and as the name of the challenge suggests this b...

Fortnite: search the X on the Paradise Palms treasure map Fortnite: search the X on the Paradise Palms treasure map

The map signpost is located in an alley between two buildings in the center of Paradise Palms . Visit Frosty Flights to complete this challenge and claim the Battle Star. You have to complete each stage in separate matches, and it's impossible t...

Konami's new Castlevania collection has lots of variety Konami's new Castlevania collection has lots of variety

Castlevania Bloodlines follows main protagonist John Morris, and is one of the few times a Castlevania game did not include a member of the Belmont Family. To bring the Castlevania Anniversary Collection to life, KONAMI partnered with game deve...

New all-wheel drive Kia Stinger gets drift mode New all-wheel drive Kia Stinger gets drift mode

A mechanical limited-slip rear differential has been thrown into the mix, created to enhance traction and distribute power (from the unchanged 272 kW/510 N.m twin-turbo, 3,3-litre V6) more evenly between the rear wheels when slip is detected.

New Pixel 3a Renders Don’t Impress, But Why Should They? New Pixel 3a Renders Don’t Impress, But Why Should They?

About the only missing detail is the pricing, so we can see exactly how budget these phones will end up becoming. Other recent leaks suggest that the Pixel 3a could start as low as CAD 549.99 (~ $400 USD), which is significantly cheaper than the ...

Apple's new iPhones will have a 12-megapixel selfie camera, report claims Apple's new iPhones will have a 12-megapixel selfie camera, report claims

But it'll also attempt to hide the visibility of that lens using a special dark coating. However, the source didn't specify if the 5.8-inch iPhone would have two or three rear camera sensors. The rear-mounted triple camera system on these phones will...

BBM is shutting down for consumers on May 31 BBM is shutting down for consumers on May 31

Instead it was licensed out to Indonesian firm Emtek three years ago, which attempted to reinvigorate the system with multimedia, sticker packs, and more. For users that still want to use BBM likely due to its security features, BlackBerry has annou...

Military Virtual Training Market Insights, Status, Latest Amendments and Outlook 2019 Military Virtual Training Market Insights, Status, Latest Amendments and Outlook 2019

It also helps in the creation of leading business options. This study analyzes growth of 3D TVs based on historical, present and futuristic data and will provide complete knowledge about the 3D TVs industry to the market leading industry play...

Foxconn chairman making Taiwan presidential run? Foxconn chairman making Taiwan presidential run?

India has become the fastest-growing smartphone market in the world, while China stagnates and Apple loses share to local competitors such as Huawei Technologies and Xiaomi. Louis Woo, special assistant to Gou said that he was not stepping down or ...

Honor 20 Pro new leak indicates gradient design and quad-camera setup Honor 20 Pro new leak indicates gradient design and quad-camera setup

The overall design is in line with the leaked cases that we saw recently. The Honor logo is towards the bottom, and you can also see a nice gradient color scheme. The P30 Lite offers a slimmed-down version of the P30's features, including an AI-enh...

Smaller, budget Nintendo Switch will be coming this fall Smaller, budget Nintendo Switch will be coming this fall

China's Tencent has won a key approval to start selling the Nintendo Switch in the country, paving the way for the console to enter the world's largest video games market two years after it was first released worldwide. A source familiar with the m...

Mortal Kombat 11 launch trailer Mortal Kombat 11 launch trailer

The Emperor of Outworld who will do anything to gain power and dominance over his enemies, Shao Kahn has been a royal pain in the ass since the early days of Mortal Kombat II. Mortal Kombat 11 will be using a custom version of Unreal Engine 3, wil...

Google offers Europeans choice to download rival web browser Google offers Europeans choice to download rival web browser

The option is rolling out over the coming weeks, but the company has just published screenshots and information on the process. The new options will appear on both new Android phones sold in Europe as well as on existing devices in the region.

Block China Mobile from US, FCC chairman says Block China Mobile from US, FCC chairman says

Also, agencies from the USA government's executive branch recommended in July 2018 that the FCC deny China Mobile's application due to national security concerns. The US is trying to keep another Chinese telecom giant out of the country. The company ...

Microsoft to almost double its internal carbon price Microsoft to almost double its internal carbon price

The company reached 50 percent in early 2018. The company will also join the Climate Leadership Council , an global policy institute to promote carbon dividends and put a price on carbon emissions from companies. The tax produces about $30 million...

Facebook Prepping Voice Assistant, Possibly for VR Headsets Facebook Prepping Voice Assistant, Possibly for VR Headsets

That team has been contacting vendors in the smart speaker supply chain, according to two people familiar. "We are working to develop voice and AI assistant technologies that may work across our family of AR/VR products including Portal, Oculus an...

Google Home can gently wake you up using Philips Hue lights Google Home can gently wake you up using Philips Hue lights

Google Home devices have a new feature that will gently brighten your Philips Hue lights when it's time to wake up, and dim them when you're ready to start winding down for the night. You can also say, "Hey Google, sleep the lights in the living r...

OnePlus 7 Teased by CEO Pete Lau OnePlus 7 Teased by CEO Pete Lau

This will notably the highest in the history of OnePlus smartphones. It also hints at three new models in the new OnePlus 7 family. The tease doesn't really give a lot away, but it does have a new tagline that says "Fast and Smooth." and Pete say...

Samsung Galaxy S10 leaks in official TV ad Samsung Galaxy S10 leaks in official TV ad

There is no mention of the flat-screened Samsung Galaxy S10e . A 2-pack of Dome glass for the Galaxy S10 costs $60 and can be pre-ordered already. So, are you excited for the Galaxy S10 event or have the leaks killed it for you? The text also ...

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