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Facebook Launches Workplace Chat App For Desktop
Facebook on Thursday launched the desktop version of its Workplace Chat app that can be downloaded by anyone on PC, Mac, Android or iOS. "Now, we're offering a messaging-focused experience through Workplace Chat, both on desktop and mobile," said Julien Codorniou, Vice President, Workplace by Fac..
Amazon Announces All-New Kindle App
Global e-tailer Amazon on Tuesday announced an all-new Kindle app that is designed for book lovers and provides easy access to the most popular Kindle features. "We've built the new Kindle app from the ground up for book lovers, giving readers easy access to everything they might want to do with ..
WhatsApp Confirms Group Voice Calls In Latest Update
Giving its over one billion users more power to connect, WhatsApp has confirmed group voice calls in its latest beta version of Android. According to WaBetaInfo, a popular website that tests new WhatsApp features early, the 2.17.70 beta WhatsApp update has confirmed group calls. "The 2.17.70 i..
Japanese Firm Sues Apple Over ‘Animoji’ Feature In iPhone X
Tokyo-based firm Emonster that owns the trademark for "Animoji" in the US, has filed a lawsuit against Apple for using the same word for a feature in the iPhone X. Emonster owns an iOS app called "Animoji" that lets people send emoji that are animated in a loop like GIFs. The iPhone X's "Animo..
Apple Watch App Notification Saves US Man’s Life
A man in US has claimed an Apple Watch app notification saved his life after it detected signs of a life-threatening blood clot in his lungs and alerted him to get medical attention. New York resident James Green, 28, got an alert from the HeartWatch app, which monitors a person's heart rate cons..
WhatsApp For Android Beta Version Brings Major Updates
The newest Beta version of WhatsApp for Android has several updates, including a smaller app size and a feature that would notify the contacts when you change your number, a media report said. According to technology website Teknepolis, the latest package 2.17.375 takes up less space when downloa..
Now, Google Assistant Can Control Chromecast From Phones
Google Assistant which lets users control Chromecasts from its "Google Home" smart speakers is now expanding the feature to Google Assistant on Android smartphones and iPhones. The mobile assistant app can control a cast session through voice and the user can even specify which Chromecast in the ..
Google India Launches New AdWords Features
Aiming to help advertisers reach customers in a better way, Google India on Thursday launched new AdWords features that will load pages 20 percent faster to provide instant information. "With the new AdWords, there is less clutter and more intuitive workflows, allowing advertisers to now quickly ..
Twitter Brings ‘In-Stream Video Ads’ To Marketers In India
In a move to enable brands to align with videos from Twitter's premium content partners across sports, news and entertainment, Twitter on Thursday launched "In-Stream Video Ads" to marketers in India. Amazon, Maruti, and Motorola have already come on board as first brands to innovate with "In-Str..
Facebook, Instagram Back After Brief Global Outage
The services of Facebook and Instagram were restored after the social media platforms went down reportedly due to a global connection problem with Europe and North America, the worst affected by the fault. As per a report in The Guardian, users of both social media sites began reporting problems ..