• Facebook wants nude photos from Australian users
Facebook wants nude photos from Australian users

The social network is testing a new strategy to fight revenge porn by asking users to upload their nudes and explicit photos of themselves to Facebook before pressing send on that sext. Revenge porn is a growing issue, and Facebook is piloting a novel scheme to combat it. Facebook will then prevent that particular photo from being shared.

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  • Facebook brings P2P payments to Messenger users in the UK
Facebook brings P2P payments to Messenger users in the UK

According to The Independent , the peer-to-peer payments service is now available in the Facebook Messenger app in the UK. Neither Square Cash, Venmo nor Apple Pay Cash are available to British users yet, where consumers are well used to mobile payments in general.

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  • Watch Dogs Is Free On PC
Watch Dogs Is Free On PC

The E3 footage of the game looked substantially better than the finished product, which turned a lot of people away. Going in, knowing that it wasn't GTA and that Aiden wasn't someone for me to relate to helped me play the game as a stealthy tech-ninja, eschewing combat in favour of sabotage.

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  • Vodafone Provides 90 GB Data for Rs 399 to Prepaid Subscribers
Vodafone Provides 90 GB Data for Rs 399 to Prepaid Subscribers

Alongside announcing the new tariff plan, Idea also unveiled a new TV ad campaign highlighting the benefits offered by the Rs. 179 plan. This is one of the longest validity packs being offered by Airtel right now and comes with enough data to last the validity.

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  • Here's Exactly What You're in For If You Drop an iPhone X
Here's Exactly What You're in For If You Drop an iPhone X

Three feet might sound like a big deal as generally you don't want to drop any electronic from any distance, however phones have been proving to be more and more resilient to such impacts as we move further into the evolution of such technologies like Gorilla Glass.

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  • OnePlus 5T with 18:9 display spotted on GFXBench
OnePlus 5T with 18:9 display spotted on GFXBench

Leaked benchmark listing for the OnePlus 5T also shows the handset having an 18:9 aspect ratio display. To stay true to its all-screen front design, the OnePlus 5T will have the biometric scanner at the rear panel, just below the camera.

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  • Overwatch's Hanzo And Warcraft's Alexstrasza Are Coming Heroes Of The Storm
Overwatch's Hanzo And Warcraft's Alexstrasza Are Coming Heroes Of The Storm

That's really just the tip of the iceberg in terms of Heroes of the Storm additions. So let's talk about the Warcraft universe's Alexstrasza first. There are also improvements on the way for the laning system and a reworked stealth mechanic. All of this will be included as part of the 2018 gameplay update , which Blizzard will detail as BlizzC...

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  • Employee who deactivated President Trump's Twitter was contractor
Employee who deactivated President Trump's Twitter was contractor

The incident also came as Twitter grapples with overall criticism of its handling of account suspensions, user abuse and ever-changing terms of service. Twitter responded by saying "we hold all accounts to the same rules" and noted that among the factors it uses to determine whether a tweet violates those rules were "newsworthiness" and "whether a...

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  • Major WhatsApp Outage Impacts Millions Of People
Major WhatsApp Outage Impacts Millions Of People

Burn! Can anything be worse than this? A company spokesperson said: "Earlier today, WhatsApp users globally had trouble accessing the app for about an hour". And as it has always been the case, user took to Twitter to vent out their frustration albeit in much hilarious fashion. We will remind, recently announced the addition of the WhatsApp me...

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  • Bixby Voice Chinese support now in beta testing phase
Bixby Voice Chinese support now in beta testing phase

However, we hope this will open up soon here. Samsung has rolled out a Beta update for the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus users in the United Kingdom and the USA. Samsung's Experience 9 .0 beta will give customers testing the preview version a chance to try out the new features in the UI. Samsung said it also plans to add the gold-colour e...

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  • Gmail add-ons put tools like Trello and QuickBooks in your inbox
Gmail add-ons put tools like Trello and QuickBooks in your inbox

Right now, Google has only added business-facing add-ons, and it's unclear when more consumer-facing companies will be able to take advantage of the new Gmail capabilities. The blog post from Google also mentions an 11th Gmail Add-on for DocuSign , but they were unable to get things ready for launch. The only drawback right now is that the ...

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  • Scientists announce discovery of third orangutan species
Scientists announce discovery of third orangutan species

They are the orangutans, who have constantly captivated with their stuns of orange hide, surprising vocal capacities and the 97 percent of the DNA they share in the same manner as people. Following the discovery of the skeletal material, believed to have come from a Tapanuli orangutan killed in a human-animal conflict in 2013, an global team of res...

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  • Qualcomm Sues Apple As Their Ongoing Legal Battle Continues
Qualcomm Sues Apple As Their Ongoing Legal Battle Continues

Apple will reportedly not use any Qualcomm components in 2018 (CNET/CBS Interactive). Qualcomm claim that Apple hasn't protected their software sufficiently, which they legally agreed to, and say Apple aren't allowing for a proper audit to review how the iPhone handles their software.

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  • Carl Pei teases portrait mode sample from the OnePlus 5T
Carl Pei teases portrait mode sample from the OnePlus 5T

OnePlus is now prepping for the launch of the OnePlus 5 successor, the OnePlus 5T which is due to happen anytime soon. Second, user freedom. almost 80 percent of our users use in-jack headphones. OLED display which is one of the prominent features will be seen in the upcoming OnePlus 5T . This is one of those times when we respectfully disag...

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  • Sony revives Aibo robot dog after 11 years
Sony revives Aibo robot dog after 11 years

It has a camera in its cute little nose too. Preorders begin later today for 198,000 yen ($1,738) plus a basic monthly network plan. Japanese electronics giant Sony is marking the year of the dog by bringing back to life its robot canine - packed with artificial intelligence and internet capability.

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  • Bharti Airtel shares jump 7 percent post Q2 results
Bharti Airtel shares jump 7 percent post Q2 results

Bharti Airtel , India's largest mobile phone operator, posted a 77% slump in second-quarter profit, but the earnings beat market expectations as improved operating performance in Africa helped offset the pressure at home from rival Reliance Jio Infocomm.

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  • Amazon Adopts ARKit in iOS Shopping App for Select Products
Amazon Adopts ARKit in iOS Shopping App for Select Products

To make your holiday shopping even better, Amazon has come up with a new feature. Users can check out this AR View action in the standard Amazon app on iTunes right this minute. The service is available on all devices which support ARKit, ie iPhone 6S upwards with iOS 11 . If there's an app that has the potential to push AR into the mainstream...

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  • How to watch Facebook, Google, and Twitter get grilled by Congress again
How to watch Facebook, Google, and Twitter get grilled by Congress again

The ad made about 4,800 impressions, a metric Facebook uses to gauge how many people may have seen the ad. "This is an incredibly complex story", said Burr, R-N.C. "Thanks to Obama's and Hillary's policy, illegals come here because they wait for amnesty promised", the ad, which appears to have been shared over 1,000 times, continued.

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  • NASA releases eerie playlist of spellbinding space sounds
NASA releases eerie playlist of spellbinding space sounds

From howling planets to whistling helium and unusual moons, this is how space Halloween sounds like. The sounds are spooky, but that's not all that makes them worthy of a listen. The auroras seen at Saturn are similar to Earth's northern and southern lights and occur when solar wind material interacts with the planet's atmosphere and magnetic f...

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