The app “is designed to facilitate continuous, automatic sharing between users,” The Verge said, and the company has released a model of the app based on screenshots of unpublished apps. The image shows a single feed where you can see a friend’s story or a brief “status”.
Facebook and Instagram have been trying to copy Snapchat at least six times over the years. However, these attempts were unsuccessful until Instagram launched Stories in its own application.
Of course, Facebook’s previous attempts to create a separate Snapchat clone were unsuccessful, and Threads could be as easy as other Snapchats that the company has been dying over the years. However, by integrating Instagram stories with the user’s “close friends,” the company at least indicates that it is willing to put all the features of Instagram into practice.
There are several gaming consoles on the market and each of these consoles has earned a significant position. We have the ultimate PS4 which offers us some really awesome exclusive and then we have the X-Box 1x which offers its own set of exclusives. Each console may differ from each other based on the different efficacies it has to offer. Among many consoles, emerges a name that has established itself as an authority in the motion-control console gaming. It is none other but Nintendo Wii. If you’re a fan of the Nintendo, you might wonder which are the best games to play.
Here are some Nintendo Wii games that are quite the traction for all the Nintendo lovers out there.
Do you want to play a game with an amazing questline, some really memorable characters and really cool fantasy combat actions? Look no further than the amazing Xenoblade Chronicles. It is a Japanese video game which packs a lot of interesting gaming features with a steep learning curve. If you ever face a roadblock in this game, don’t worry because there are many interesting guides on the Internet to educate you on how you can find your way around the game.
The game has previously scored a staggering 92 percent on metacritics and well deserves it. It is one of the best fantasy games with a sleek gameplay and stunning art direction. The game also features some mind-soothing Xenoblade Chronicle soundtracks. In fact, they are so great that people listen to them on Spotify even when they are not playing the game. No wonder Xenoblade has earned its keep as one of the best action-fantasy game of all-time on the Nintendo Wii.
Super Smash Bros Brawl
There is no other podium where the best Nintendo warriors come together to have a cross-over fight other than the Super Smash Bros brawl. The ultimate Super Smash Bros is a fighting game that works out fine for everyone, even for all those who aren’t quite a fan of the fighting games themselves. It is quite interactive and fun when you can play it with your family and friends. And, the game is quite different from other fighting games because you can have up to four combatants in a single round.
Also, it doesn’t matter if you are using the Wii Remote, or Wii Remote with Nunchuk, Gamecube Controller or the Classic Controller; with Super Smash Bros different combatants can use different controls to simultaneously play with each other. Unlike other fighting games which require complex combinations such as Mortal Kombat or Street Fighter, the controls for Super Smash Bros are pretty streamlined. Such controls can easily be learned by anyone on the go so they can have some real fun.
The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword
Developed and published by Nintendo, the Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword is the trademark game of Nintendo. Just like Super Mario, the Legend of Zelda is a vintage classic storyline that has come down a long way. The best thing about the Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword is that even newbies can play it. If you haven’t played any of the prior Zelda games before, you can still master the gameplay in Skyward Sword; all you have to do is get your hands on this game title and begin your adventure.
You will have plenty of opportunities to interact with different memorable characters, complete various challenging quests, and find your way through the dungeon labyrinths. Believe it or not, but this game almost took around 5 years of development before it reached its target audience. Just imagine, the heart and soul developers have put in this game and how much time they have invested in the game details; from the soundtrack to animations, even the grass blades caressed by winds.
Call of Duty: Black Ops
The title has earned its keep in the PC version of the game quite magnanimously and it has earned its keep in the Nintendo world, especially with the use of the Wii motion controller. In Call of Duty: Black Ops, you start out as a CIA operative Alex Mason where you are battling in the era of Cold War. As you conquer through the game’s decently designed campaigns, you face with the options of sabotaging enemy equipment, rescue political prisoners meet interesting allied rebels and do much more.
It is a thrilling multiplayer title which takes place in over 14 different maps. Irrespective of whether you are shooting down AI opponents or human opponents, the experience with the Wii motion controller is indeed out of this world. It has sold more than 6 million copies around the world and especially individuals using the Wii motion controller have reverted back with more positive reviews than ever. If you haven’t played this title on Nintendo Wii yet, I strongly recommend that you do; it will be worth it.
Mario Kart Wii
Mario Kart is a racing video game featuring the ultimate Mario characters and is quite a delightful treat for all those planning to play this game with friends. The gameplay seems to be just as amazing on the Wii as it does on every other console. It features both single-player as well as multiplayer modes and you have the advantage of the Wii Remote’s motion-sensing which provides good steering.
The powerups in the game are distributed evenly and semi-randomly. So, it’s like if you are not doing good in the game, you will get the best powerups so you can excel in the race. Whereas, the player who is in the lead usually scores the weakest powerups which ultimately results in making the game less challenging for losing players. Eventually, someone in the last can readily come up at the first.
It makes the game altogether quite a thrilling experience for Mario Kart Wii players.
Last but definitely not the least on our list today is Okami. With the recent HD remake, Okami has become one of the best Wii Games on Nintendo this year. There is so much interesting that this action-adventure game has to offer to its players. The only setback was the graphics which is now resolved giving Nintendo players an edge to have the ultimate gaming experience of Okami.
The Okami story combines several Japanese myths; it discusses the story of Shinto a sun goddess saves the land from the darkness. The Wii version of the Okami is a remake of the PlayStation 2 version of the game but only this time it comes in better HD quality and with a Wii motion controller. You can perform miracles, skills, and actions with the Celestial Brush which works as the gesture.
So there you go, here are all the best games that you can play on the Nintendo Wii this year.
The company ByteDance behind the virus video-sharing app TikTok will soon launch its own smartphone.
A few months ago, rumors about equipment were common, but now the spokesperson of the Chinese giant officially confirmed this development.
They said the device is working to extend the company’s product portfolio beyond news and video applications.
The company’s representative did not say much about the function of the phone, but the Chinese outlet “Financial” reported that under the leadership of former Smartisan executive Wu Dezhou, the company’s development lasted seven months.
In other words, we do want the phone to offer some ByteDance-owned apps, from TikTok and IM Feiliao to the news app Jinri Toutiao, and possibly music streaming services.
Basically, if the device does not provide the ideal software/hardware, people may not purchase it when they choose to install the same ByteDance application on a better device.
We use WhatsApp to track our old school friends, organize social events and even business communication. However, please note that if you abuse certain features on the app or violate the Whatsapp rules, WhatsApp will temporarily block your account.
You will be notified when you are banned. This will notify ‘temporarily ban WhatsApp’.
If you break any rules, prepare for the WhatsApp ban
WhatsApp wants to keep its platform free from any illegal activities. Messaging companies are banned accounts only to curb bad behavior and those that violate the WhatsApp terms.
Try to avoid the following things that might make you banned:
Sending too many messages to people whose number you do not have saved on your phone
If a user is blocked by a lot of other users in a short period of time
If you create too many groups that contain users that are not in your address book
CC. Xiaomi CC9 will be the first smartphone designed for teenagers. To make the phone more like a young customer, the company decided to bring Emoji to the phone.
Phone X has this feature, namely Animoji. Samsung then copied this feature and named it AR Emoji with additional options. Later, Xiaomi also copied this feature, added some features and named it Mimoji.
Xiaomi will launch a new smartphone on July 2. Mi CC9 is not the only smartphone that will be launched at the event.
Recently, Call of Duty developers announced new PUBG games. They have not revealed the name of the upcoming game. However, the only thing we know is that it was developed by a new studio called “Striking Distance.”
Striking Distance is a new studio that has appointed a new team led by Glen Schofield. Glen Schofield has many popular games like Dead Space and Call of Duty. The best part is that this upcoming game will be developed under his supervision.
According to the latest report, PUBG’s new game will become “the original narrative experience in the PUBG universe.” There is no further argument at the moment. Let’s see what happens next. Until then, please stay tuned for updates.
Android enabled smartphones can help an average individual perform and achieve many important tasks on a daily basis. There is a common misconception that Android phones are majorly used for playing games or accessing social media accounts. However, this is far from the truth. Mobile apps can help you achieve a great number of tasks, including keeping you healthy and fit.
We have GPS
enabled watches, and we have smart phone devices with ultra-sensitive sensors.
As a health
conscious individual, I am always looking for ways to track how many steps I
covered in a day or how many calories I shed off after performing cardio
exercises. And nothing serves the purpose best than a clean coded and highly
functional Android running app.
However, with the plethora of Android apps sprawled across the Play Store, you are often confused which one to stick to. Here are 8 powerful running apps that can help you plan, measure, track and record your fitness performance in the blink of an eye.
an app that does not entail any GPS installed exorbitantly-expensive wearable
to track your routine? Look no further than the RunKeeper. This app leverages
your smart phone sensors to provide you with accurate information! RunKeeper is
a great app which provides basic stats such as how much calories an athlete has
burned or how much time the athlete has spent exercising, or at what pace the
runner was running or how much distance they covered covered? In addition to running,
the app tracks other exercise activities as well, including cycling, hiking or
any other distance covering activities.
It comes in two packages; the free version and the premium version. Check it out.
Nike Run Club
Club, most commonly known as NRC, is an intelligent app that comes with a voice
guided feature. You can now have voice guided running sessions to help you keep
track of your performance without having to keep your eyes glued to your phone.
Nike Run Club is an excellent app for beginners who are learning to build
momentum while jogging. With this app, you will never have to face any
difficulty running ever again. You will fit into a routine and you can even
connect with your friends.
Now, follow your friends and view their runs. Cheer them up on their achievements!
Want an app that
allows you to set a particular fitness goal and then monitor it consistently?
Then believe me, Google Fit is an incredible mobile app that allows you to
track your fitness activities without any hassle. The app offers intuitive
personalized recommendations and customizes coaching exercises. You can sync
with your wearables and measure your health wellness. Among all this, it offers
real-time statistics for pace, speed, elevation, routes and much more.
With Google Fit, you can now track your progress from anywhere, using any device, at anytime.
an app specifically designed for athletes who perform more than one fitness
activities in their daily routines. It is a simple and easy-to-use app which
allow users to track numerous fitness activities. Some of these activities
include cycling, running, kayaking, mountain biking, squatting, etc. Since, the
app has a separate feature for running, it can allow you to monitor your
workouts and count your steps with the help of GPS.
With EndoMondo, you can now check stats and follow up on a routine basis.
Runtastic is one of the top three running apps on Android. The app focuses on various cardio exercises such as running, biking, and hiking. It has an easy-to-use interface and a strong mapping feature that offers accurate mapping information. The only downside of the app is that you will be able to view the map of your route only after you have completed your workout. Which brings it down to the third best Android app on the market. Also, the app does not contain any internal music player. So if you want to listen to music, you will have to run a separate app.
for a personal coach who can craft a customized workout plan for you? Look no
further than PumaTrac. It is an amazing Android app that understands what you
are missing out on and how to motivate you. The app is quite simple and
lightweight. Pumatrac has some great advanced navigation capabilities. The app
provides accurate information on how much distance you have covered and how
much energy you have spent in running.
The best thing about Pumatrac is that you get a chance to play with world-class athletes.
Wildly popular among cyclists and runners, Strava is a great choice for casual runners and athletic pros alike. It offers in-depth GPS tracking, works with a variety of GPS devices, and tracks all kinds of metrics. It’s also known for its popular segments feature, which shows how you stack up against other runners on the same route. Premium users also get access to Beacon, a safety option that allows three designated contacts to monitor your location while you’re out running.
If you are looking for a great app with a GPS device to track your performance, Strava is your one-stop shop for all.