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Instagram Will Soon Let Users Download Old Photos And Videos

04/12/2018, It’s easy to assume that services such as Instagram would be around forever. After all millions of people use it on a daily basis and that doesn’t seem to be slowing down anytime soon either. However we suppose eventually there might come the day that...

Pixel Smartphones Automatically Route Spam Calls To Voicemail

04/11/2018, Nobody likes receiving spam calls. They’re a waste of time and unfortunately, there are still people who fall victim to such calls and end up being taken for a ride. Google wants to make it more difficult for scammers to trap people which is why...


Instagram Launches New Portrait Mode Called ‘Focus’

04/10/2018, You may have noticed that a lot of smartphones these days offer a portrait mode. It involves some software trickery to ensure that the person stays in focus while applying a soft blur to the background. You can now achieve a similar result with the...

WhatsApp Claims They Collect ‘Very Little’ Data On Users

04/09/2018, Facebook is currently faced with a privacy scandal and while Facebook itself is being looked at, this is not the first time that Facebook’s other products have also gone under the microscope. WhatsApp has in the past faced some controversy over their...

Snapchat’s Exclusive iPhone X Lenses Are Now Available

04/06/2018, During Apple’s iPhone announcements, the company typically likes to bring other companies onstage where they will also be announcing partnerships or certain exclusive features. For example in 2016 when the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus were announced, Nintendo...

Tinder Testing Out Animated Profile Photos

04/04/2018, GIFs aren’t exactly new but they seem to be undergoing some kind re-emergence where we’re seeing their adoption in apps like Snapchat, Instagram, Messenger, and so on. Now it looks like dating app Tinder wants to get in on the GIF fun as well as they...

Facebook Admits They Scan Photos & Links Sent On Messenger

04/04/2018, Facebook’s data privacy scandal is far from over, but it looks like the company has revealed a practice which has ruffled some feathers, namely how the messages, photos, and links you send over its Messenger platform are scanned. This was revealed...

Snapchat Rolls Out Group Video Chat Feature

04/04/2018, If you’re someone who loves video chatting with your friends, the downside to most video chat calls is that they are limited to one-on-one calls. However the good news for Snapchat users is that the company has recently announced that they will be...

GIPHY Integration Is Now Back On Snapchat

04/04/2018, Last month after users discovered a racist GIF on GIPHY which was also integrated into Instagram and Snapchat, both companies opted to temporarily disable the feature. However the good news for Instagram users is that integration was re-enabled last...