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Windows 10 April 2018 Update: How to Download and What’s New

HIGHLIGHTS Windows 10 April 2018 Update can be downloaded manually right now Update brings Timeline, Focus Assist, Dictation, and more features You can download using Update Assistant or Media Creation Tool as well Microsoft on Monday began rolling out the Windows 10 April 2018 Update (version 1803) to eligible Windows 10PCs and tablets. Users can expect the update to be made available… Read More »

Facebook Announces a New Sleep Mode for Messenger Kids App

In an effort to give more control to parents, Facebookhas launched a Sleep Mode in its Messenger Kids that will allow parents to set predetermined “off times” for the app on a child’s device. When the app is in Sleep Mode, kids cannot send or receive messages or video calls, play with the creative camera or receive notifications. If they try… Read More »

Instagram Will Reportedly Get These Five New Features for Stories and Posts

Instagram, the world’s most popular image-sharing social network, is reportedly planning to add several new functional features to its interface as it looks to up the ante against Snapchat. These new features might include a new video call feature, Stories reactions – similar to the ones on Facebook, a new Slow-Mo mode for Stories, a Mute button to remove certain profiles from… Read More »

Apple Releases iOS 11.3.1 to Fix Aftermarket iPhone 8 Display Issue; macOS 10.13.4 Gets New Security Update

Apple has released iOS 11.3.1 that doesn’t bring any fresh features but addresses an issue that was making the touch functionality of some iPhone 8 devices unresponsive if they use an aftermarket display panel. The issue surfaced with the iOS 11.3 update that was released last month. The new iOS update is available for download for all compatible iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch models. Alongside… Read More »

Facebook Says Users Must Accept Targeted Ads Even Under New EU Law

HIGHLIGHTS GDPR is biggest shakeup in online privacy since birth of Internet Companies face fines if they use personal information without permission Opting out of targeted marketing would not be possible: Facebook Facebook said on Tuesday it would continue requiring people to accept targeted ads as a condition of using its service, a stance that may help keep its… Read More »

Facebook to Put 1.5 Billion Users Out of Reach of New EU Privacy Law

HIGHLIGHTS Facebook is keen to reduce its exposure to GDPR Companies can be fined for using personal data without users’ consent Change affects more than 70 percent of Facebook’s 2 billion-plus members If a new European law restricting what companies can do with people’s online data went into effect tomorrow, almost 1.9 billion Facebook users around the world would be… Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9+ Teaser Hints at New Camera Features

Samsung on Wednesday released yet another teaser in the wake of the impending Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ launch at the Galaxy Unpacked event in Barcelona, ahead of MWC 2018. Much like the previous ones, the “Camera. Reimagined” teaser is also focused on camera features, considering that might be the only major upgrade on the Galaxy S8 range’s successor. The video teases various elements such as flash,… Read More »

Dell Chromebook 5190, a New Student-Focused Laptop, Launched in 2 Variants

HIGHLIGHTS The laptop will come in clamshell and 2-in-1 convertible options It will be available from February 2018 starting at $289 It claims to offer durability of up to 10,000 micro drops Dell on Wednesday announced the launch of the latest Dell Chromebook 5190 in its Chromebook 5000 Series at the Bett Show, taking place in London from January 24-27. The… Read More »

Slack Removes Apple Watch App in Latest Update, Adds New G Suite Integration Features

Slack, in an update to its iOS app on Thursday, has removed its standalone Apple Watch app. Slack, a team communication and collaboration platform for businesses, is the latest company to end development of apps for the Apple Watch and start focusing on solely Apple’s iOS platform. Meanwhile, in the latest G Suite integration, Google is enabling users to view their Slack activities from… Read More »

Lenovo Launches ARM-Powered Miix 630, New ThinkPad X1 Series at CES 2018

Lenovo Miix 630 HIGHLIGHTS X1 Carbon and X1 Yoga support Dolby Vision high dynamic range (HDR) imagi X1 laptops have far field microphones for hands-free Amazon Alexa use 4K UHD ThinkVision X1 Monitor comes with near borderless bezels Lenovo has launched the ARM-powered Miix 630 2-in-1, and refreshed its Thinkpad lineup at CES 2018. The former is the company’s first Snapdragon-powered Windows… Read More »