Instagram To Block Content Promoting Diet And Cosmetics For Users Under 18

Instagram is a quite popular image sharing platform. However, the content we are exposed to influences us – makes us happy or sad for some reason. So, it is important to regulate the content on Instagram, especially for the users under the age of 18.BuzzFeed reported that on Wednesday Instagram announced a new policy that will regulate the content for users under 18. The restriction is completely aimed at posts […]


Google Maps To Get A Private Mode Soon

Google originally revealed that an incognito mode is in works for Maps at I/O 2019. However, there was no buzz about it later on, until now. Some of the members on the Google Maps preview test group confirmed that it is rolling out for testing, finally.So, not only can you hide your late-night burger exploration activities from Google, but you can also keep your rendezvous point safe – which is […]


Facebook To Develop AR Smart Glasses With Ray-Ban

We knew that Facebook was already working on developing augmented reality glasses as one of its key research tasks on AR/VR. However, there has been no significant progress with that line of work, until now.CNBC reported that Facebook is looking for a partnership with Ray-Ban’s parent company Luxottica. With their help, Facebook can complete the project codenamed ‘Orion’ and make the smart glasses available for consumers between 2023 to 2025 […]


Huawei Launches The Mate 30 Series Smartphones Editor's Pick

Huawei has just launched its latest high-profile smartphone, the Huawei Mate 30 Pro, along with a more affordable version, the Mate 30.The announcement is a bitter-sweet one because the hardware and spec are quite impressive, the Google Apps and services aren’t pre-installed, and the total consequences of this aren’t totally known, but it’s not great. More on that later.Mate 30 Pro hardware and specsThe Mate 30 Pro has an iconic […]


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How To Block Images From Loading In Gmail

Did you know that some emails might contain hidden images that are used to track you? If you want to stop that tracking, then here’s how to block images from loading in Gmail.


Facebook Unveiled The Portal TV For $149

We recently reported about the potential launch of Facebook’s ‘Portal’ TV streaming device. Now, it has just been a day and here it is. Facebook revealed the details on the new ‘Portal’ family of devices that include a Portal Mini, the original Portal, and the new Portal TV.The Portal family lineup is going to be available for in the US and Canda. Also, it is coming to the UK, France, […]


Google Assistant Adds A Second Voice Option In Nine Countries

Google Assistant is useful for a lot of Android users. Even though the voice does not matter technically – it does affect the user experience in a big way. And, this was the reason why Google added almost 11 different voices for U.S users (that included John Legend‘s voice as well).Now, they want to expand the ability to have more voice options to nine different countries (with nine different languages).Not […]


Facebook To Launch A ‘Portal’ TV Streaming Device

Facebook already offers a range of Portal devices that help you make smarter video calls. However, Variety claims to have confirmed the possibility of a TV Streaming Device to join the range of Portal devices available.The device should feature a camera on board and will let you view TV or utilize Augmented Reality (AR). Even though Facebook’s spokesperson declined to comment on this matter – Variety lists out a couple […]


You Can Now ‘Choose’ Engine Sounds For Electric Cars

Quiet electric cars are good but not necessarily safe. For instance, you can just hit a pedestrian with an electric car and they will not be able to foresee it. Of course, this does not happen often but it is still a matter of concern.No matter whether it is about the visually impaired pedestrians, bicyclists, or other fellow drivers – Electric cars need to make some kind of noises to […]


iOS 13 Warns Users Of A Potential Privacy Risk When Using Facebook

With the new iOS 13, there are tons of improvements to enhance privacy – starting with the sign-in option with Apple ID. Sure, when it comes to utilizing Apple’s own services on the iPhone/iPad, you should not have an issue. But, what about third-party applications like Facebook?Facebook is infamous for collecting data without users’ consent. How will the new software affect such services?While we were wondering about it – there […]


Tesla ‘Plaid’ Model S Allegedly Beats Porsche Taycan’s Nürburgring time

We recently covered the buzz with Tesla’s Model S setting a new track record in California. And, it has been almost a week now – a witness says that Tesla ‘Plaid’ Model S crushed the timings of Porsche Taycan at Nürburgring (one of the most challenging racing tracks in Germany). The lap time by Tesla ‘Plaid’ Model S is believed to be 7:23 minutes.The Tesla ‘Plaid’ Model S is not […]


Amazon Introduces Amazon Music HD For Ultra HD Audio Streaming

Amazon already has a music streaming service which comes bundled with the prime membership. With that, you have an HD music streaming as your option. However, with the new Amazon Music HD service, Amazon plans to offer the highest quality lossless audio possible for an audiophile.If you are an avid music listener utilizing a lot of streaming apps, then you might be aware of TIDAL – which offers the best […]


Magnetic Bands Could Interfere With The Apple Watch’s New Compass Feature

When Apple unveiled the Apple Watch Series 5 last week, one of the device’s highlight features was the built-in compass. Now, Apple’s iPhones have long come with the feature, so it’s actually more of a surprise that Apple took this long to bring it to the Apple Watch, but we suppose better late than never.


Demand For Apple’s iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro Reportedly Better Than Expected

For the longest time ever, whenever Apple released a new iPhone, it was guaranteed to be a smashing success. However, in the recent years, that hasn’t always been the case. While far from being a flop, the combination of a matured market and also ever-increasing prices has resulted in demand not being as strong as it used to be.


iPhone 11 Pro’s Multi-Camera Video Recording Feature Will Be Coming To Older iPhones

One of the highlight features of Apple’s new iPhone 11 Pro is when the developers of the Filmic Pro video capture app showed how video could be captured on the phone’s multiple cameras simultaneously. This meant that video could be captured using the front-facing camera and rear-facing cameras at the same time.


Netflix May Be Losing ‘Friends’, But Will Stream ‘Seinfeld’ Starting 2021

As some of you might have heard, Netflix will be losing their license to stream hit comedy sitcom “Friends” at the end of the year. This is a bummer as Friends is one of the more popular sitcoms from back in the day and continues to be very much beloved until today. However, there is some good news for those who loved their sitcoms from back then.


OnePlus 7T Launch Confirmed For September 26 And October 10

If you love what OnePlus has done with the OnePlus 7 and would love to see what the company will be doing with its successor, you’ll be pleased to learn that following the rumors, it has been confirmed that the OnePlus 7T will be launched on the 26th of September and the 10th of October.


Google Pixel 4 Confirmed For October 15 Reveal

The Pixel 4 has to be one of the worst-kept secrets of 2019, where it seemed that it could have potentially forced Google to partially show their hand, where the company unveiled the design of the phone as well as confirmed some upcoming features. That being said, it looks like all the rumors can soon be put to rest.


Recover Outlook Password: Getting Access Without Hacking

Followers of Buddhism are convinced that Gautama attained enlightenment while meditating underneath a sacred Ficus leaf for 49 days.


App That Cancels Free Trial Subscriptions Available In UK

We all have opted for some kind of free trial subscriptions at one point in time. However, even though we do not blame the free trial services, it is the auto-debit feature that kicks in after the trial ends which is super annoying. What if you forget canceling the subscription?


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