YouTube Chapters
YouTube’s latest experiment uses AI to divide lengthy videos into chapters
Youtube says it will rely on machine learning to recognize certain text-based signs in a video for automatically generating chapters.
Twitter warn
Twitter will now warn you before liking a disputed tweet
It is rolling out on the web and on iOS to all users around the world this week.
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2
Pocketnow Daily: Confirmed? Samsung is COMPLETELY Changing Their Strategy! (video)
On today’s Pocketnow Daily, we talk about the possible launch date of the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3, the new OnePlus 9 and more.
Snapchat Spotlight
Snapchat ‘Spotlight’ is yet another TikTok rival
TikTok is the new Snapchat stories. Every other social media app wants to imitate it.
Google Chrome policy update
Google directs Chrome extensions to disclose what they do with user data
In order to ensure users are aware, developers will have to reveal- in simple words – the type of data that their Chrome extensions collect.
Twitter Fleets Pocketnow
Twitter fixes bug that caused Fleets to be visible after 24-hour expiration period
Twitter notes that some names may not appear in the ‘Seen by’ list for Fleets if it gets too long due to a large number of users seeing it.
amazon Music
Amazon Music now tells you trivia and album info about songs with its X-Ray tool
X-Ray on Amazon Music will tell you trivia and details such as vocalist, writer, producer, artists behind each musical instrument, and more.
GeForce Now iOS
NVIDIA’s game streaming service arrives on iOS, Google’s Stadia is next in line
Google has today announced that it will begin testing a progressive web app for Stadia on iOS in the coming weeks.
YouTube pay
YouTube will show ads on some ineligible creators’ videos, but won’t pay them
Creators not part of the YouTube Partner Program will see ads on some of their videos (and won’t be paid for it).
Dystopia: Contest of Heroes
HUAWEI lands Dystopia: Contest of Heroes for an exclusive debut on AppGallery
Dystopia: Contest of Heroes is a free-to-play, multiplayer combat game set in a post-apocalyptic world with cyberpunk styling.
Optimized Chrome for M1 Macs
Google offers an optimized version of Chrome for Macs with Apple’s M1 chip
The rollout was halted when some users started experiencing random crashes after downloading this M1 chip-optimized version of Chrome.
Netflix
Netflix might add a sleep timer with a future update
This feature could be relevant if you have autoplay switched on, which continuously plays content such as TV show episodes one after the other.
Google chrome v87 performance boost
Chrome gets a huge performance boost and a useful tab search tool
When users type a query that resembles a settings option, they’ll see an action button right in Chrome’s universal URL bar.
OPPO INNO Day
OPPO concept phone with a rollable display, AR glasses might launch on Nov 17
OPPO AR Glasses look similar to sunglasses with a metal frame around the edges.
Apple silicon
Pocketnow Daily: EVERYTHING Apple Didn’t Announce, Now Has a Date? (video)
On today’s Pocketnow Daily, we talk about the new Apple products that we may get next year, Instagram changes and more.
Vanish mode
Disappearing messages will soon be a part of Messenger and Instagram
It is already available on Messenger in the US and a handful of other countries.
HUAWEI AppGallery
HUAWEI AppGallery gets Mondly, a language learning platform
Monday has over 60 million users internationally.
WhatsApp Payment service
WhatsApp launches its payment service in India
The WhatsApp payment service is being rolled out in ten Indian regional languages.
WhatsApp disappearing messages
WhatsApp’s Disappearing Messages feature to roll out this month
When the WhatsApp disappearing message is turned on, new messages sent to a chat will disappear after seven days.
WhatsApp
WhatsApp is adding a way to clean up GIF and photo spam, and I couldn’t be happier
It can be accessed by going to Settings > Storage and data > Manage storage.
Facebook dark mode
Facebook app’s dark mode reaches public testing phase
To enable dark mode on Facebook app, you need to go to the settings menu on the top right of the app, and click on Settings & Privacy.
Galaxy Z Fold 2
Pocketnow Daily: Samsung Galaxy Note Line Might Fold? (video)
On today’s Pocketnow Daily, we talk about the new Samsung Galaxy devices, Apple’s MacBook sales, the new Apple One service and more.
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Samsung SmartThings Find easily locates your Galaxy devices
It can be used even if your Galaxy device is offline, as long as it has enough battery to send Bluetooth and UWB signals.
Netflix
Netflix’s premium and standard plans are getting a price hike in the US
Netflix will alert users to the changes 30 days ahead of time.
Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra
Pocketnow Daily: New Galaxy S21 Ultra Leaks: EXTRA Camera! (video)
On today’s Pocketnow Daily, we talk about the possible camera in the Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra, a new iPhone 12 mini video and more.