GOOGLE ADDS ADDS 30 LANGUAGES AND ‘VOICE-TO-EMOJI’ TRANSCRIPTION TO VOICE TYPING

GOOGLE ADDS ADDS 30 LANGUAGES AND ‘VOICE-TO-EMOJI’ TRANSCRIPTION TO VOICE TYPING

More than 500 million people around the world use Google to translate words and phrases, but the Mountain View company is nothing if not ambitious. On Monday, it announced the addition of 30 languages and locales to its suite of web- and phone-based trans...

WATCH OUT, SKYPE! WE TRIED DISCORD’S NEW VIDEO CHAT, AND IT’S AWESOME

WATCH OUT, SKYPE! WE TRIED DISCORD’S NEW VIDEO CHAT, AND IT’S AWESOME

In Redmond, Washington, a banshee was heard keening in the night. This morning, a somber quiet fell upon the Skype offices in Luxembourg. A chill wind rises, and grim tidings are on the lips of videoconferencing companies the world over. Discord’s video c...

FACEBOOK MOUNTS ASSAULT ON NETFLIX AND AMAZON WITH NEW ‘WATCH’ PLATFORM

FACEBOOK MOUNTS ASSAULT ON NETFLIX AND AMAZON WITH NEW ‘WATCH’ PLATFORM

Facebook is revamping the way its users view video on its social network, beginning with the launch of a new platform called Watch. The move, which will bring with it a growing amount of original content, is part of a grand plan by the social networking g...

FACEBOOK IS GETTING INTO CHINA BY AUTHORIZING THE RELEASE OF COLORFUL BALLOONS

FACEBOOK IS GETTING INTO CHINA BY AUTHORIZING THE RELEASE OF COLORFUL BALLOONS

You don’t become the biggest social network in the world by taking “No” for an answer, and Facebook clearly has no intention of doing so when it comes to China. As per a New York Times report, the tech giant is making a new attempt at entering the all-imp...

MOTO 360 CAMERA REVIEW

MOTO 360 CAMERA REVIEW

Motorola is the latest company to jump on the 360-degree camera train, but the Moto 360 Camera is distinct from competing products such as Samsung’s Gear 360, the Giroptic IO, and the Insta360 Air. It’s neither a separate product, nor does it take up your...

GOOGLE PLAY PROTECT MAKES SECURITY ON ANDROID DEVICES EASIER TO ACCESS

GOOGLE PLAY PROTECT MAKES SECURITY ON ANDROID DEVICES EASIER TO ACCESS

These days, it’s an unusual week when a new exploit, virus, or botnet isn’t uncovered, and that is increasingly true on mobile devices. To combat the growing problem, Google is rolling out Google Play Protect, a new security platform that brings transpare...

YOU COULD POSSIBLY SEE YOUR IPHONE PHOTOS AND VIDEOS ON APPLE'S INSTAGRAM

YOU COULD POSSIBLY SEE YOUR IPHONE PHOTOS AND VIDEOS ON APPLE'S INSTAGRAM

In today’s world, it may seem like being on Instagram is essential to keeping up with mainstream media. It looks like Apple finally decided to join in with the rest of us, launching its official account on the social media platform on Monday. Apple is ...

APPLE IPHONE X / APPLE IPHONE 8 RUMORS AND NEWS

APPLE IPHONE X / APPLE IPHONE 8 RUMORS AND NEWS

TheAppleiPhoneX,AppleiPhone8,orwhateverthe10th-anniversaryiPhoneendsupbeingcalled,isexpectedtoarriveinlate2017,andlegionsoffansarefeverishlyspeculatingaboutit.Rumors...

LENOVO IS DITCHING ITS CUSTOM SOFTWARE IN FAVOR OF STOCK ANDROID

LENOVO IS DITCHING ITS CUSTOM SOFTWARE IN FAVOR OF STOCK ANDROID

Lenovo’s in-house smartphone software is going the way of the dodo. On Friday, the company confirmed that it’s halting developing of Vibe Pure UI, a custom experience that shipped on Lenovo phones running Google’s Android OS, such as the Lenovo K6 Power t...

YOU CAN NOW SEND AND RECEIVE VIDEOS THROUGH THE YOUTUBE MOBILE APP

YOU CAN NOW SEND AND RECEIVE VIDEOS THROUGH THE YOUTUBE MOBILE APP

YouTube announced a new addition to its app to help make it easier to share videos. You’ll now be able to direct message any videos on the site to friends and family through private conversations. Prior to the update, users would have to send videos to...