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Now Search Instagram Stories By Location, Hashtag
Photo and video sharing platform Instagram on Wednesday announced that its users can now browse "Stories" of their interests on the basis of location and hashtag. The users will see a new "Ring" at the top of "Explore" area filled with stories happening near them. These Stories come from people ..
Twitter Launches Customisable Direct Message Card For Businesses
Twitter on Wednesday launched a customisable Direct Message Card that businesses can use to promote and share bots and other customer experiences in Direct Messages. With this new card, Twitter aims at helping businesses drive discovery of such experiences - both through Promoted Tweets and orga..
Microsoft Moves Court As Several Xbox Accounts Hacked
Microsoft has filed a complaint in a federal court saying that, since 2015, a Chinese gaming website has been hacking Xbox accounts and selling the proceeds in the open market. According to a report in The Verge on Monday, Chinese website iGSKY -- that presents itself as a gaming service company ..
Instagram Gets New Archive Option To Temporarily Hide Your Posts
Instagram is rolling out a new "archive" feature that will let the users hide any of their posts from everyone else but keeping them safe to look at in private and/or restore to visibility. When Instagrammers do not get the traction they want from their posts, they delete the content which also d..
Microsoft Introduces Teams Connector For Flow
US tech giant Microsoft has announced Microsoft Teams connector for Flow that enables users to alert team of any new activity by posting messages to an existing Teams channel. Microsoft Teams is a chat-based workspace in Office 365 that bring together people, conversations and content, along with..
Snapchat, Facebook Fuelling Augmented Reality Growth
Fuelled by Snapchat Lenses and Facebook Stories, augmented reality is gaining fast traction in the US, a new report from market research firm eMarketer reveals. In 2017, 40 million people in the US will engage with some form of augmented reality (AR) at least monthly, up 30.2 per cent over last ..
Abu Dhabi’s Emirates Foundation Launches Mobile App
Emirates Foundation, an independent philanthropic organisation set up by the Abu Dhabi government, has announced the launch of its "Volunteering" Mobile App as part of its 10th annual Ramadan Campaign. The Volunteering Mobile App will aim to make volunteering easy and accessible thereby allowing ..
Microsoft Cloud Services To Empower NGOs In India
Microsoft India on Friday announced to make its Azure Cloud services available to eligible non-profit organisations as part of its 'Public Cloud for Good' initiative. Qualifying non-profits can avail free Azure credits worth $5,000 for a year to unlock benefits such as insight, agility and opera..
WhatsApp Pinned Chats Now Available For Android Users
Mobile messaging service WhatsApp has launched pinned chats feature for all Android users. With pinned chats, you never have to worry about scrolling through the long list of conversations to text your family members or your best friend. "Users can now pin up to three of the most important gr..
Ola Together With Google Launches ‘Progressive Web App’
Cab aggregator Ola on Thursday announced the launch of its "Progressive Web App" (PWA), a lightweight data friendly mobile website that offers users, especially in smaller towns and cities, an app-like experience on smartphones. Additionally, PWA presents itself as a convenient option for "Outst..