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    Shikhar MehrotraIMAGE: UNSPLASH The Meta-owned instant messaging platform WhatsApp is working on a new subscription-based model. It was spotted by the WhatsApp updates tracker a couple of days ago. As and when the new model rolls out, it could ask users t...
    Press Trust Of IndiaImage: Google Play Store With the rise of Gaming, Fintech, Edtech, peer-to-peer Social Media, seamless and number-based identity verification has become more important than ever. To enable this, Truecaller’s verification solution offer...
    Shikhar MehrotraIMAGE: KOO Since users are finding an alternative to Twitter, the Indian microblogging platform is looking to seize the opportunity and grow its userbase. In an interview with PTI, CEO Aprameya Radhakrishna mentions that "we have 7-8 ...
    Shikhar MehrotraIMAGE: UNSPLASH WhatsApp is working on a new Chat Filters feature for Business Accounts. As the name suggests, the feature will allow WhatsApp Business Accounts users to organise their conversations with different chats in a better manner....
    Shikhar MehrotraIMAGE: YouTube YouTube has added a new feature for creators who make Shorts on the platform. The feature is called Green Screen and it will allow users to use videos on the platform as backgrounds for their Shorts. In the official announce...
    Shikhar MehrotraIMAGE: GOOGLE Google recently conducted the I/O 2022. At the event, the company announced quite a lot of software-related updates. With its advancement in the realms of artificial intelligence, Google is adding a lot of new features to its...
    Shikhar MehrotraImage: WhatsApp After waiting for months, the Meta-owned instant messaging platform WhatsApp has finally launched message reactions. It was May 5, 2022, when Mark Zuckerberg announced the feature via his Facebook and Instagram accounts. Si...
    Shikhar MehrotraIMAGE: UNSPLASH WhatsApp has been working on the multi-device functionality for quite a lot of time. Last year, it introduced a beta feature that allows users to operate WhatsApp on different devices, without being dependent on the primary...
    Shikhar MehrotraImage: Shutterstock Vodafone Idea has launched a new prepaid recharge plan that costs Rs 82. The scheme also offers SonyLIV Premium subscription for 28 days. However, subscribers will only be able to view the content on SonyLIV Premium on ...
    Shikhar MehrotraIMAGE: UNSPLASH An unusual bug took Apple users by surprise recently. The Apple Music iOS application got installed by itself on users' iPhone dock upon being downloaded. Under normal circumstances, the application is supposed to appe...
    Shikhar MehrotraIMAGE: REPUBLIC WORLD The former Chief Business Officer of WhatsApp, Neeraj Arora took to his official Twitter handle to express his sentiments about the acquisition of WhatsApp by Facebook. The instant messaging platform was acquired by F...
    Shikhar MehrotraImage: WhatsApp After months of anticipation, the WhatsApp Reactions feature is finally making its way to users. Mark Zuckerberg himself has announced the feature via his official Facebook account. The feature has been under development fo...
    Dipaneeta DasIMAGE: AP As Tesla CEO Elon Musk is just months away from closing the deal with microblogging major Twitter, the tech giant's buffs have been nurturing future employment prospects at the firm. From businessmen to scientists to actors, Tw...
    Shikhar MehrotraImage: Unsplash WhatsApp has released a new promotional offer for users. Eligible users will get Rs. 11 cashback every time they use WhatsApp Payments to send money to an eligible user. One user can receive Rs. 11 cashback up to three time...
    Shikhar MehrotraIMAGE: UNSPLASH The Cupertino based tech giant Apple is going to remove old applications from the platform. Apparently, the company has sent an email to the developers of the affected applications, screenshots of which have surfaced on soc...
    Shikhar MehrotraImage: GOOGLE PLAY STORE Google has decided to pull the plug on third-party call recording applications and Truecaller is making the required changes. Recently, Google has decided to ban all call recording applications as a privacy concern...
    Shikhar MehrotraIMAGE: GOOGLE/YOUTUBE YouTube is now testing a new feature called Timed Reactions. As a part of the reaction, YouTube users will be able to react to a specific moment in a video. Currently, users can like or dislike a video - but it i...
    Shikhar MehrotraIMAGE: NETFLIX The world's largest content streaming paltform Netflix on Monday announced a new double-thumbs up rating system. Going forward, viewers will be able to express their thoughts about a show or movie on Netflix with the he...
    Shikhar MehrotraIMAGE: UNSPLASH While Twitter's Edit button has not come out yet, details about how it would look have already surfaced on the internet. Last week, a reverse engineer shared a screenshot of how Twitter's Edit button looks in the ...
    Shikhar MehrotraIMAGE: UNSPLASH Over the past few days, reports about the Spotify 'Now Playing bar' being missing have surfaced on multiple social media platforms including Twitter and Reddit. Now Playing is a feature that allows users to keep t...