A few months back, photo-sharing company announced a set of new features that will soon make to its platform. Basically, Snap Games are smartphone games that people will be able to play them within the Snapchat while chatting.
These games can be played by multiple players so it means while playing it with your friends you can also text or call to make the game more fun.
These Snap Games for Android and iOS are Launched
Snapchat made available first thee Snap Games for download on both iOS and Android. The three games are as follow:
Zombie Rescue Squad
Every game has a different set of rules and a number of users can play it. These games can you happy as they are the best selection from the company. One can also chat with their friends while playing games.
Moreover, the company also plans to launch three more games in a couple of months so just wait and watch.
The situation is getting worse for Huawei as future smartphones will not have an Android operating system.
Smartphones experts have said that Huawei will see a huge decline in sales. Other Chinese smartphones which are also sharing information with Chinese government includes, Oppo, Vivo, Infinix, Xiaomi and RealMe.
WhatsApp users should update their application right now after the Facebook-owned firm issued a big warning.
The popular Whatsapp service, which is used by over 1.5 billion users, has been targeted by a cyber attack which could allow them to hack smartphones.
A security flaw in WhatsApp can be and has been, suspected to inject malware into users smartphones’: a missed call to a target’s number, and they’re in. The user doesn’t need to do a thing other than leaving their phone on.
The Facebook-owned software is suffering from a classic hacking weakness. This means a successful hacker can control the WhatsApp to run malicious code that reads encrypted chats, listens to calls, turns on the microphone and camera, accesses photos, contacts, and other information on a handheld, and potentially further compromises the device. Call logs can be altered, too, to hide the method of infection.
Since its opening, YouTube Music has not got any market success when compared to YouTube TV which spread like a light. However, we have come across a new report which claims that in one year after its launch, YouTube music has crossed 15 million paid subscribers.
When comparing it with apple music, it has 50 million paid subscribers whereas Spotify has 100 million. Google is far much behind than these 2 competitors however it is better than Pandora having 7 million subscribers.
Google had told that YouTube Music is the future of premium music services. It also said that once it gets all the features, it will fade off Google Play Music Service.
Twitter has at long last given an incredible update to its retweet highlight, as now you can include Photos, Gif and recordings to your retweets to express your emotions far superior.
This element is currently live from today on iOS, Android and Twitter site.
Twitter HQ has declared that groups and cooperation have made this element worked out. In light of this component, the format will e somewhat change keeping better UI/UX as a primary concern. The change will occur on Timelines, availability highlights, and other Twitter customers.
In any case, there are a few highlights which twitter clients have been requesting that including “Tweet alter catch”
After instantaneously launching profitmaking 5G amenities in early April, three South Korean carriers have jointly signed up 260,000 subscribers — a huge start for the next-generation cellular technology. The key metric of 5G acceptance was shared by South Korea’s Ministry of Science and ICT (via Yonhap), which arranged and coordinated the carriers’ unveilings in an effort to make South Korea the world’s first 5G country.
As of this week, South Korean telecoms have over 54,200 5G base stations online. For the time being, South Korea has to keep an eye on major cities and other larger population locations, but the network HQs is expected to spread further over the next two years.
Prior to today,
reports suggested that South Korea has struggled with quality issues related to
Nokia 5G base stations, which were apparently months late in arriving and said
to offer weaker performance than competing options.
Will machine learning ever be able to remake the creative thing?
Trying to guess how progressive AI will become can be quite the rabbit hole, but in the period in-between there’s a poetry-writing AI having a decent feature.
The project, titled ‘Poem Portraits‘, lets you ‘Start’ a word of your own choice to an poetry-writing AI, trained on over 20 million words of 19th century poetry. You chose the word is then “instantly combined into an original two line poem” written on the fly by the AI algorithm.
The project was made by UK artist and stage designer Es Devlin, in partnership with Google Arts and Culture (it’s their website you’re visiting) and ‘creative technologist’ Ross Goodwin. Trying to guess how advanced AI will become can be quite the rabbit hole, but in the period in-between there’s a poetry-writing AI algorithem having a decent feature.
Americans will soon be able to speak to Alexa in Spanish. Amazon hurled a new voice model on Monday that will let developers build services for Spanish-speaking users. The addition to the Alexa Skills Kit for developers comes months before Amazon plans on carrying full Spanish-language backing to all Alexa devices later this year.
Alexa in Spanish won’t just be available in Echo devices; it will also roll out to many third-party devices that rely on Alexa. Bose, Sony and Facebook are planning to launch Alexa-built in devices later this year that will also support Spanish. Philips, TP Link and Honeywell will also sell connected devices that support the Spanish for US feature.
Xiaomi, an electronic Chinese company, which is famous for smartphones, launched an electric bike ‘Himo T1’ succeeding as the 3rd edition in the series.
As per iGyaan, the latest Himo T1 is the follow-up of the Xiaomi backed Himo brand’s 3rd electric bicycle.
The first one is the Himo V1 and while the second one is the Himo C20 folding e-bikes.
The key features of the Himo T1 are its one-button start, multi-function combination switch, a digital display, among other things. The Himo T1 comes with a very simple design and its tires measures around 90mm in size.
Xiaomi Electric Bicycle Specs
Himo T1 has a 14,000mAh Li-ion battery with a nominal voltage of 48V.
14Ah option of the cycle will allow users to travel up to 60kms and the 28Ah version will go on up to 120km.
Himo T1 electric bicycle also comes with a front suspension fork, dual coilover rear suspension, drum brake on the back side and a hydraulic disc brake on the front.
The bike weighs 53kg
The electric bicycle It will be available in three colour variants including – Red, Gray, and White.
As for the pricing, the crowdfunding website reveals that the Himo T1 comes for a price tag of CNY 2. In China, the bike will be available for buying starting June 4.
Amazon has recently announced that it is going to upgrade its free Two-day shipping to One-day shipping for all its prime customers worldwide. It will be starting out with its nearby region.
announcement was made by Brian Olsavsky, the chief financial officer, during the first quarter of
2019 earnings. He said,
“We’re currently working on evolving Prime two-day to Prime one-day,”
explained how the free one day shipping is quite relatively different from its free two-day counterpart. The latter version of the
shipment does not include any additional surcharges other than the subscription
charges. Previously, free shipping option for the prime customer entails a minimum purchase amount of $35. However, things seem
to be taking a turn for the better.
“We’re already starting down this path, we’ve expanded the number of zip codes eligible for one-day shipping. It will take us a significant amount of time to achieve.”
Olsavsky also revealed that Amazon has
been considerably striving to improvise its shipping logistics over the
last few months. It has collaborated with the US Postal Service and all the other
transportation partners to make one-day shipping the standard shipping for all
its Prime customers.
Amazon is thrilled to make further
announcements about the expansion regarding free one-day shipping by the end of
second quarter this year. For now, developments are underway in North America;
but it is expected to eventually expand at a global scale. Olsavsky further
“The vast majority of items are available in two days. If we cut that in half…we think it will open up a lot of potential purchases and a lot of conveniences.”
We are very eager to see what Amazon has
in store for us in the near future.
StartRocket will demonstrate BILLBOARD-type promoting in the sky. They have completed a fruitful trial of showing ads on the night sky which highlighted McDonald’s and KFC logos to get the general population thoughtfulness regarding their intention to buy.
StartRocket will dispatch its first Orbital Display in 2020 to begin showing promotions by 2021 all around the globe. The single ad will be as large as 500 Kilometers (around 250 to 310 miles) and that advert will appear for 6 minutes as it were. Furthermore, from that point forward, the promotion will be supplanted with another commercial following 6 minutes.
How brands can apply or what nations they will dispatch at first are as yet vague, yet the dispatch date is affirmed which is 2020.
According to the new report, WhatsApp for Android is getting a new emoji style for the part of its status updates. This latest style will only be available in WhatsApp beta 2.19.110, the development is ‘disabled by default’ and is not functional for beta users.
This new change has been spotted just after WhatsApp introduced an anticipated stickers feature. That feature is available for Android, iPhone, and the Web. Earlier this week, WhatsApp for Android was spotted testing the ability to block screenshots.
WhatsApp for Android is Getting New Emoji Style for Status Updates
WABetaInfo has reported that WhatsApp beta version 2.19.110 for Android users will get a new emoji style via doodle picker. With this new change, the existing emojis will be replaced by the WhatsApp-native emojis. It is important to mention here that the new emoji style will only be available for status updates and you won’t find any changes to your regular conversations.
UK’s National Cyber Security Center has divulged that reality that no less than 23 million individuals’ information was unlawfully gotten to because of the utilization of secret word 123456.
In spite of the way that utilizing a feeble secret key can bargain your information, individuals still keep on utilizing simple to figure passwords for their records and work accounts, revealed in the UK’s cybersecurity focus report.
Here are the worst 5 passwords which have been uncovered in the report as the powerless;
123456 (23.2 million)
123456789 (7.7 million)
qwerty (3.8 million)
password (3.6 million)
111111 (3.1 million)
Around 1,350 UK residents were chosen as an example measure for this examination from them just 15% knew how they can ensure their records while 42% hadn’t the foggiest about security or haven’t changed their passwords in most recent 2 years.
Facebook continues fusing new things and this time the online networking monster has chosen to bring its very own Voice Assitant nearby. Indeed, Facebook needs to comprehend the need for things. Being submerged in the allegations of abusing its client’s information, the organization ought to, at any rate, clear up themselves instead of bringing new innovation. Returning to the point, the Facebook remote helper will be perfect to the point that it will contend with enormous names in the market: Alexa, Siri, Bixby, Cortana, and Google Assistant.
We definitely knew Facebook plans to dispatch its own remote helper as in mid-2018 had declared an obscure right hand naming it as M. In any case, Facebook M was accessible in Facebook detachment not at all like a legitimate machine carrying on computerized reasoning undertakings. All things considered, this time Facebook is late in presenting something new (Facebook voice right hand) as the market has numerous huge names and is as of now immersed with similar sorts of usefulness by a colleague. So as to make its feet firm in this specific market, Facebook needs to present something new that will urge individuals to go for its AI gadget.
Will Facebook Voice Assistant Able to Compete with its Rival?
Perhaps due to Facebook security outrage, individuals will abstain from getting it, so most likely it will be a noteworthy set back for an organization. With regards to protection, it ought to be uncovered that the internet based life mammoth is taking a shot at a reasonable history security apparatus, which will likely dispatch this year.
WhatsApp has presented another update for the beta adaptation of its Android application, giving more data on its up and coming validation feature, WABetaInfo reports.
The validation highlight is still a work in progress, however once propelled it will enable clients to bolt WhatsApp behind unique mark authentication.
However, a symptom of empowering this component is that clients will never again have the capacity to take screen captures of their conversations.
Users can set WhatsApp to naturally bolt after a timeframe, and keeping in mind that the application is bolted clients will at present have the capacity to answer to messages from warnings and answer calls.
Other new highlights being tried in the update incorporate an improved UI for WhatsApp Doodle, which is supposedly presently accessible to all beta users.
Google has now announced yet another product which will allow you to talk to your plant.
This product is called Google Tulip
This technology is accessible for everybody’s utilization from 1 April 2019. At present, Google Tulip just backings the English language yet Google is attempting their best to add more language backing to it, making it simpler for everybody to get this item.
Apple news is growing at a rapid pace, in its first week it got 200,000 subscribers. Furthermore, Apples is launching its own Credit Card and more features.
Apple News+ is mentioned by The Wall Street Journal and the Los Angeles Times and gives access to more than 300 famous magazines and digital publications. Users pay $9.99 per month ($12.99 in Canada) after a one-month free trial. The subscription will be available in Australia and Europe later this year, and will eventually roll out to a global audience.
As a major aspect of the organization’s general procedure to develop its common month to month income, in any case, it shows up Apple News+ is headed toward a decent begin.
Netflix’s new iOS app deleted AirPlay support. Netflix has done this after Apple launches it’s own Netflix like service, Apple TV+. Although Netflix is saying that the update doesn’t have to do with the launch of Apple TV.
Airplay was the service where people can cast their mobile screens to their smart TVs and their iOS devices such as iPads and Macs.
We want to make sure our members have a great Netflix experience on any device they use. With AirPlay support rolling out to third-party devices, there isn’t a way for us to distinguish between devices (what is an Apple TV vs. what isn’t) or certify these experiences. Therefore, we have decided to discontinue Netflix AirPlay support to ensure our standard of quality for viewing is being met. Members can continue to access Netflix on the built-in app across Apple TV and other devices.
The official statement
It certainly looks as though the streaming service is taking steps to pull itself out of the Apple ecosystem, regardless of the discussion around ‘technical limitations.’
As Facebook has revised its privacy in early 2019, the company is still struggling to get used to a “Privacy” culture. Kevin Poulson who reported to Daily Beast on April 2 that some Facebook users have asked to provide both email and password.
A blog post had been published today which showed a huge amount of Facebook email and password were publicly available on AWS (Amazon servers).
The email password trick was first spotted by a software developer and information security expert who tweets by the handle “e-sushi”:
These requests are used to verify your email but Facebook is storing your email and password.
Facebook continue to have privacy problems. And this tactic can put a huge number of email and passwords in open space.
Virtual Reality can cause lethal damage to your eyes which can make you Blind forever, Standford University research concluded.
In 2017, CNN revealed around 10 million American grown-ups are experiencing Myopia, Myopia is the limitation and Virtual Reality can be the following element to rise it further.
Moreover, the vast majority of the general population demonstrate the sights of Motion Sickness in the wake of wearing VR headsets, which is an indication that their cerebrum is declining to acknowledge the truth which an individual need our mind to appear.
This is 2 times more dangerous for children than it is for adults.
To eliminate the spreading of fake news, Whatsapp and Facebook team creators are launching a new feature for Whatsapp soon that will notify you if the news you’re getting is fake.
This new update will allow the user to verify the source of the image, video or news right away. With this new update, WhatsApp users will be able to verify if the images shared with them is authentic or has been tempered. This update will use the “Google’s image reverse search” feature.
To encounter the spreading of unreliable misinformation which results in fake news and fake propaganda, this new feature is going to be launched by Whatsapp very soon.
Whatsapp has been intorducing different updates on the platform for the security of its users’ privacy.
Apple is introducing new WatchOS 5.2 to all the users in Hong Kong and 19 other countries in europe with a latest update that includes ECG feature.
The countries getting this update are as follows; HK, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Romania, Spain, Sweden, the UK and Switzerland.
Apple ECG app became available in the US in December, and now it will also work with Watch Series 4. The watch will send sends an electrical signal to the user’s heart and could tell if their Heart Beat is normal or if they’re experiencing abnormal heartbeats called atrial fibrillation (AFib).
This ECG app is only available for the new watches of Apple, the older version will not be able to support this update.
Google made it a lot easier to protect your account if you are a user of G Suite. Google is rolling out a new update series for two-step verification, initiating with the UI itself. A user will be able to see new Instructions in images and text that will help you in setting up a security key process and the flow for the process now changes depending on the browser a user is using. A user will get a great experience to Safari and Chrome.
A user will even have a choice of own Bluetooth keys.
A user also will not have to haste to grip one of Google’s own Titan keys if a user wants the extra of Bluetooth. Google is encouraging “expanded” wireless key backing, and a user can enable the feature through a flag if a person is on Linux. All briefed, Users will have a good reason to adopt two-step if you were unwilling to adopt it in the first place.