Zoom disables GIPHY integration in chat citing user privacy concerns
Zoom says it will restore GIPHY integration in chat after taking apt technical and security measures, but hasn’t revealed the issue behind these measures.
Zoom was experiencing issues, as Google Meet is getting more users
Conferencing app Zoom was having some issues this morning, and it may have helped Google Meet get more users as a safer and more reliable alternative
Zoom will soon add a reporting tool to curb the ‘Zoombombing’ menace
Zoom will release a new update on April 26 that brings a reporting tool to deter ‘zoombombers’ from disrupting a video call.
The dark web has more than half a million Zoom accounts for sale
More than half a million Zoom user accounts are being sold in the dark web that also include important information
Think twice before using Zoom again, Singapore teachers stop using it after “serious incidents”
Teachers in Singapore have been told to stop using Zoom to give classes after some children were allegedly exposed to inappropriate content
After Google, US Senate tells members to avoid Zoom over security concerns
The US Senate has asked office bearers to look at alternative platforms for video conferencing as Zoom’s security measures remain under the scanner.
Google prohibits employees from using Zoom citing security concerns
Google has told employees that the Zoom app does not meet the company’s security standards, which is why the app will stop working on their work computers.
Spike Video Chat is a great new free option for group video conferencing
Some of the other video conferencing options out there have been a security/privacy nightmare. Spike Video Chat is a new one with some very welcome advantages and improved simplicity.
Zoom updates default security settings to prevent Zoombombing
Zoom’s new password settings cannot be modified for a single user or free accounts. And even though it adds some hassle, it is also a necessary evil.
Beware! ‘Zoombombing’ is a federal offence that can lead to imprisonment
‘Zoombombing’ is the new viral trend that is making life miserable for…
OPPO
OPPO schedules zoom-related MWC 2019 event
OPPO has published its MWC 2019 event invite to Twitter and it looks like it will reveal a smartphone using its new 10x zoom technology.
OPPO Find X confirmed with 5x dual camera zoom, Super VOOC Flash Charge
That long overdue OPPO Find X is officially slated to include several groundbreaking technologies, most notably 5x dual camera zoom features.
Razer Phone’s camera deemed “a dealbreaker,” but it will get better
One renowned reviewer specifically pushed the point that the camera experience on the gamer’s dream phone is a “dealbreaker” for $699. Razer’s CEO promises better.
DxOMark gives 100 points for Galaxy Note 8 camera stills, matches iPhone 8 Plus overall
The Note 8’s DxOMark Mobile overall score is 94, which matches the iPhone 8 Plus. That review was published just prior to the Note 8’s.
OPPO 5x scheduled to debut at MWC 2017
As we close in on the Barcelona tech trade show, the Chinese manufacturer wants us to move in “so close” that we can “feel it.”
ASUS ZenFone 3 Zoom First Look: all zoom, no bumps (Video)
Two cameras, one with a zoom lens and one that can really soak in light. Will this phone really deliver with its hardware? We take a look.
MotoMod hinted to give 10X optical zoom to Moto Z
Lenovo is teasing on its Weibo account an accessory using the rumored Moto Z’s connector pins to attach a 10x optical zoom lens to the phone.
htc tablet
HTC’s next smartphone camera trick: optical zoom?
To hear HTC talk about it, we could be seeing the arrival of HTC smartphone camera optical zoom options within a year or two.
Nokia Lumia 1020
Nokia Lumia 1020 for AT&T tentatively leaked in alleged press render. Or is it the Lumia 909?
If you’re curious about the Nokia EOS, Elvis, or Zoom, you might want to check out this alleged Nokia Lumia 1020 render for AT&T!
Pocketnow Weekly 050: Optimus G giveaway edition (We have a winner!)
Our LG Optimus G giveaway requires an iTunes review for the Pocketnow Weekly podcast, so get to listening! Episode 050 of smartphone & tablet talk is here!
Carl Zeiss rebranded to ZEISS, early Nokia EOS leak already featured the new name
There’s a bit of re-branding going on as Carl Zeiss rebranded to ZEISS. Interestingly, an early Nokia EOS leak already featured the new name.
Nokia Zoom
Nokia Zoom moniker trademark under examination
A certain Nokia Zoom moniker trademark is under examination as the Finnish phone maker applied for securing it on May 30. What does it mean?