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Signal Spikes In Downloads Within China After Trump Decides To Ban WeChat

Aug 08, 2020

The tension between the US government and China continues to grow day by day, as both countries are in a constant clash of words, bans and sanctions against each other. We saw the US ban Huawei from providing it with any services, which meant Google had to stop providing the biggest phone maker in t...

Facebook Introduces New Messenger Plugin For Businesses

Aug 07, 2020

Facebook has long gone from being just a social media website to converse with friends or family through the platform. It has grown into a much bigger service for businesses and companies to run their entire businesses on the website - and most owners would rather market their products on Facebook t...

Advanced Search Coming To Whatsapp Beta On Android

Aug 06, 2020

Whatsapp has been releasing new features for their app recently, with the dark mode coming to the platform, and plenty of more security features to make the app safer for the user base. These features have been catered to make the overall experience better for the users on the biggest social media a...

Google Play Music Is Shutting Down

Aug 05, 2020

Google Play Music has been on our phones for a long long time - as it was considered to be the main music app for most users owning an Android device. However, the service is finally coming to an end from Google’s part, as they’ve announced closedown starting in September, and a complete shutdow...

Tap, Tap Brings Back-Tap Gestures For All Android/iOS Devices

Aug 04, 2020

In one of the first few previews of the Android 11 software that was shown to the public earlier this year, we got to hear about the mention of back tap gestures which were given the codename “Columbus” at that time. Fast forward a few months, we now know that Android 11’s stable release will ...

Snapchat Bringing TikTok Like Music Features

Aug 03, 2020

Snapchat is one of the most well-known social media apps in the world, as is the only non-Facebook owned app that is in the big leagues with the likes of Instagram, Whatsapp and Facebook. It brought something different to the market with its disappearing messages, stories and a lot more features whi...

Trump Says He's Going To Ban TikTok In The US

Aug 02, 2020

Trump has been increasingly opposed to the operation of TikTok in the US in recent weeks. Previously, it was rumoured that the US President was planning to ask ByteDance - the parent company for TikTok to divest the app and have Microsoft take over. However, now even that seems to be a non-option, a...

Google Adds "Black-Owned" Emblem In Maps And Search

Jul 30, 2020

Recently around the world, the focus on the Black Lives Matter movement has been at an all time high, as people have woken up and have shown the world that they won’t be silenced after such crimes are being committed against the Black Community people globally. After all the riots and protests bei...

Whatsapp To Bring Disappearing Chats And Always Mute Features

Jul 30, 2020

Whatsapp is one to always be on the lookout for innovating their app, bringing in new features on the platform for their users. However, the social media giant fails to bring on board some of the popular features that are considered important and are seen on other social media apps that rival W...

Whatsapp Reportedly Bringing Multi-Device Usage

Jul 29, 2020

We’ve all witnessed it in our lives at least once, that whenever we shift from one phone to the other, it gets difficult to transfer all the data completely. Yes, Google has made it incredibly easy to transfer most things across devices, but sometimes some files get lost. One such issue that peopl...