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WhatsApp launches local business directory for searching nearby shops, cafes, and more
WhatsApp today kicked off its small-scale public local business directory search feature.…
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Microsoft declares war on passwords with its new Authenticator
Microsoft now allows everyone to remove their passwords from their Microsoft accounts and log in without one using the Microsoft Authenticator app.
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Apple allegedly copies third-party keyboard into Watch Series 7 without consent, developer sues the company
Apple allegedly blocked the developer from updating his app and then copied a similar version into Apple Watch Series 7.
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WhatsApp starts rolling out multi-device support on iPhone
It’s still in beta, though.
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Sorry, bad news folks: Instagram has no plans of launching an iPad app anytime soon
“It would be nice to do, but there’s a lot to do,” Instagram CEO Adam Mosseri said.
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WhatsApp to introduce end-to-end encrypted cloud backups on Android and iPhone soon
WhatsApp is continuously working to add more and more features to the…
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You will soon be able to generate text transcripts for voice messages on WhatsApp
WhatsApp is continuously working to add more and more features to the…
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Delete Chat is coming to WhatsApp in future updates
Check out the new features that may arrive with future versions of WhatsApp that will allow you to delete chats across all of your devices
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WhatsApp will allow you to set custom privacy settings soon
You’ll be able to set who can see your Last Seen, Profile Photo, and About.
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WhatsApp testing redesigned chat bubbles and message reactions, here’s the first look
Facebook seems to be unifying the messaging experience across all its apps.
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If your alarm didn’t go off, Google Clock app is the one to blame
Please tell your boss it’s not you, it’s Google.
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WhatsApp fined nearly $270 million for violating EU’s privacy rules
Not a good day for Facebook.
Instagram
You’re not alone: Instagram is down in many parts of the world [Update: Down Again]
Mostly in the Indian sub-continent region.
South Korea is the first country to declare war on Google and Apple commissions
Google and Apple are in trouble in South Korea as the Korean…
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Amazon is the latest to join live audio hype train
As if Clubhouse, Twitter Spaces, Spotify’s Greenroom, Facebook’s Live Audio Rooms, Reddit Talk weren’t enough.
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Apple to allow developers to get payments outside of their apps and the App Store, avoiding Apple’s commission
Apple will let finally developers use alternate methods of payments, well… sort of.
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WhatsApp to make controversial privacy policy optional
WhatsApp introduced its controversial policy update earlier this year. The new policy would mandate…
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TikTok videos may soon become longer than the current three minutes limit
The popular short-video social media app TikTok is testing a new feature…
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WhatsApp message reactions could finally be on their way
Facebook is making its messaging services work alike.
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Google Maps borrows useful Waze feature
Google is, once again, borrowing one of the standout features from the…
Facebook
Facebook to bring back video and voice calls to its main app
Nearly seven years after it introduced Messenger
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WhatsApp payments could be just a shortcut away
WhatsApp added a new shortcut button for users to send money via WhatsApp Pay in its app. The new function is currently only available for beta users.
Apple has been CSAM scanning your iCloud mail since 2019
Apple has been CSAM scanning your iCloud mail since 2019
Apple has officially confirmed that it is scanning iCloud Mail for CSAM content, and it has been doing it since 2019.
Twitter
Twitter now lets you add co-hosts to manage Spaces easily
Twitter looks to take lead in the social audio rooms market as it continues to add more and more features to Spaces.
YouTube
YouTube testing ‘Premium Lite’, a cheaper tier without YouTube Music
YouTube is testing a more affordable Premium subscription in select European countries. It offers ad-free viewing but lacks YouTube Music.