IT&Software

WhatsApp's new limit cuts virality of 'highly forwarded' messages by 70%

WhatsApp's new limit cuts virality of 'highly forwarded' messages by 70% WhatsApp is reporting a 70% drop in "highly forwarded" messages, which, as the BBC notes, "are the kind that may spread misinformation about the coronavirus". WhatsApp has faced intense scrutiny approximately the role of its provider in spreading incorrect information in the course of the pandemic. It should start by disabling message forwarding altogether, as that will limit how easily fake ... [Full Article...]

Google launches its new and improved Pixel Buds to take on AirPods

Google launches its new and improved Pixel Buds to take on AirPods Google has aimed for something similar with the Pixel Buds , with a speedier Fast Pair process for linking Android devices. There's also a quick-charge feature that will give you two hours of listening time in 10 minutes. The Pixel Buds 2 bring a host of remarkable features such as real-time translations, single-tap pairing, and an IPX4 certified build. The new Pixel Buds 2 are available fro... [Full Article...]

Creative Assembly is Giving Total War: Shogun 2 Away for Free

Creative Assembly is Giving Total War: Shogun 2 Away for Free The strategy game was developed by The Creative Assembly as part of its Total War series and offers a mix of turn-based strategy and real-time tactical gameplay. All you need do is jump on the Steam dashboard and register a copy to your library between April 27 and May 1, and it's yours. Unfortunately, just as the game isn't free quite on schedule, the associated sale hasn't yet begun, either... [Full Article...]

Virgin Media goes DOWN

Virgin Media goes DOWN Independent outage monitor Down Detector has this afternoon registered a huge spike in Virgin Media down reports. @valinor_ tweeted: 'When I die, you lot better get Virgin Media Wifi to sponsor my funeral so they can let me down one last f****** time'. [Full Article...]

Android 10 For OnePlus 5, 5T Now Available With OxygenOS Open Beta

Android 10 For OnePlus 5, 5T Now Available With OxygenOS Open Beta After all, these devices received Android 8.1 Oreo, and Android 9.1 Pie updates already. While there have been several unofficial Paranoid Android builds floating around on our forums, Paranoid Android Quartz 1 was the first stable release from the team since their Android Nougat-based builds. [Full Article...]

Fallout 76 Devs Want To Add Pets To The Game

Fallout 76 Devs Want To Add Pets To The Game Pets were initially introduced in 1997's Fallout as an optional companion. "Edible ones? I kid". Gardiner confirmed that pets are on the way to the wasteland , now that the companion system is integrated into Fallout 76 . Gardiner says "the Brotherhood is now watching the wasteland of West Virginia very closely", so perhaps as the Appalachian wasteland develops alongside its new residents, ... [Full Article...]

‘The Rise of Skywalker’ to hit Disney Plus on May 4

‘The Rise of Skywalker’ to hit Disney Plus on May 4 Confirming the good news, Disney+ tweeted: The complete Skywalker Saga, all in one place. The film, directed by J.J. Abrams, was the worst reviewed of the nine " Star Wars " installments, with a 52% fresh score on Rotten Tomatoes. On the Disney+ home screen, the animated Star Wars brand tile, viewable on web and connected TV devices, gets upgraded with a new animation that honours the signature ... [Full Article...]

Samsung is reportedly working on a phone with a pop-up camera

Samsung is reportedly working on a phone with a pop-up camera Accessories site Pigtou with the assistance of OnLeaks show a now unidentified Samsung phone with the pop-up selfie camera mechanism. From the looks of it, the unnamed Samsung pop-up camera smartphone will be a mid-range offering. On the back, there is a vertically-aligned triple-camera setup. Further, the fingerprint scanner is placed on the back. The only other obvious details are that i... [Full Article...]


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