• WhatsApp targets small businesses in its latest app launch
WhatsApp targets small businesses in its latest app launch

It's appropriately dubbed WhatsApp Business and is available on Android in select markets including the US, UK, Indonesia, Italy, and Mexico, ahead of a worldwide rollout. "Over time, some businesses will have Confirmed Accounts once it's been confirmed that the account phone number matches the business phone number", WhatsApp said .

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  • WhatsApp gets YouTube integration for iOS users, supports Picture in Picture mode
WhatsApp gets YouTube integration for iOS users, supports Picture in Picture mode

The company has over 200 million active users in India and 1.2 billion active users in the world. A report by Techook says that Xiaomi has acknowledged that the issue was due to a fault of a faulty beta version of the app on their proprietary app store.

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  • Ford pushes electric cars, new performance versions, more off-roaders
Ford pushes electric cars, new performance versions, more off-roaders

It was one of the original cars used in the 1968 film " Bullitt ", which put the Mustang on the map with a famous chase scene. BMW, which already sells the $44,450 i3 electric city auto, said it plans to offer EVs at a premium to combustion-engine vehicles while also cutting costs elsewhere in the business.

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  • Alleged Xiaomi Max 3 leak shows dual-camera setup
Alleged Xiaomi Max 3 leak shows dual-camera setup

The smartphone will feature the top-of-the-line Snapdragon 845 SoC. Xiaomi already confirmed its first flagship smartphone in 2018 will feature Snapdragon 845 chipset, and everyone assumed it as the Mi 7. The Mi Max 3 is tipped to sport a 6.99-inch full-HD+ (1080×2160 pixels) display with an 18:9 aspect ratio. Although Xiaomi is listed as one of ...

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  • Apple's San Francisco commuter buses are reportedly being attacked
Apple's San Francisco commuter buses are reportedly being attacked

Buses chartered by Silicon Valley tech giants like Google , Apple , and Facebook have sparked heated debates and protests in the past, with activists arguing that companies should be fined for picking up employees at city bus stops without paying taxes and disrupting San Francisco public transportation.

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  • Tide Pod Maker Begs Teens: Please Stop Eating Detergent
Tide Pod Maker Begs Teens: Please Stop Eating Detergent

The increase in popularity of these videos - the American Association of Poison Control Centers says they received 39 phone calls regarding ingestion of the detergent packs in the first 15 days of 2018 - prompted the association to issue a warning on January 16.

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  • Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Lets You Attend Hogwarts on Mobile
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Lets You Attend Hogwarts on Mobile

The game will be available for download from the Apple App Store, Google Play and the Amazon Appstore for iOS and Android. Today, Jam City , a Los Angeles based mobile games studio, in partnership with Warner Bros. Players create their own Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry student, right down to selecting a pet and - once you're enr...

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  • 22 state AGs to challenge net-neutrality repeal in federal court
22 state AGs to challenge net-neutrality repeal in federal court

The suit says that the Commission is breaking from the long-standing policy without justification, disregarding and misinterpreting critical record evidence on industry practice and the harm it would cause to consumers and businesses. Trump has veto power If the House and Senate are successful in passing a joint resolution, President Donald Trump ...

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  • Apple CEO 'deeply' sorry for slowing iPhones
Apple CEO 'deeply' sorry for slowing iPhones

He went on to say "If anyone out there believes we did something nefariously, we apologize for anything we did or didn't do". According to Apple , the move was necessary to prevent sudden iPhone shutdowns and to squeeze as much battery life from a faulty battery .

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  • Ferrari confirms it's making an electric supercar
Ferrari confirms it's making an electric supercar

He went as far as publicly asking customers not to buy FCA's electric vehicles and claiming that he could easily copy Tesla . People are amazed at what Tesla did with a supercar: "I'm not trying to minimise what Elon did but I think it's doable by all of us".

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  • Samsung Hands Out Limited-Edition Olympic-Themed Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Hands Out Limited-Edition Olympic-Themed Galaxy Note 8

You might not be able to get your hands on the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Games Limited Edition Note 8 , but you can buy the regular Note 8. The 2018 Winter Olympics will take place in PyeongChang, South Korea from the 9th of February to February 25th.

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  • JioPhone Rs 153 revamped to offer 1GB daily data for 28 days
JioPhone Rs 153 revamped to offer 1GB daily data for 28 days

Just last week, I was at a Jio gallery to check if the new 2018 plans had come into effect; more importantly to see if the store guys were updated about the changes in the Jio prepaid plans from 9th January. After consuming the 1GB daily data cut point the Jio data speed will be reduced to 64KBPS. This plan offers 1GB data per day and the validit...

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  • Why More Than 20 States Are Suing the FCC
Why More Than 20 States Are Suing the FCC

Circuit against the commission and the federal government. The FCC's new rule, the AG said, fails to justify the commission's departure from its long-standing policy and practice of defending net neutrality , while misinterpreting and disregarding critical record evidence on industry practices and harm to consumers and businesses (which were det...

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  • Google Adds New Regions, Undersea Cables To Expand Cloud Computing
Google Adds New Regions, Undersea Cables To Expand Cloud Computing

The Netherlands and Montreal regions will open in Q1 2018, while Los Angeles, Hong King and Finland will follow. Google recommends customers deploy applications across multiple zones and regions to help protect against unexpected failures. Google's Cloud platform is already up and running in thirteen regions including Tokyo, Taiwan, Mumbai, Singap...

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  • Jeremy Corbyn casts doubt on the 'special relationship'
Jeremy Corbyn casts doubt on the 'special relationship'

The news, however, didn't disappoint the Labour leader, who said he was "not surprised". Last night Jeremy Corbyn was urged to trigger a clean-out of centrist MPs as the party completed its takeover of the ruling body . The others include China , India, the European Union and global organizations, such as the UN, Corbyn told ITV's Peston ...

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  • French migrant policy under scrutiny as Emmanuel Macron visits Calais
French migrant policy under scrutiny as Emmanuel Macron visits Calais

Interior Minister Gerard Collomb reiterated Tuesday that his government would ask Britain to take in more refugees from northern France and increase its funding. During his visit, the French President announced a major review of immigration and asylum policies aimed at solving the problem. Macron has taken a tough line on what he calls "economic ...

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  • Aziz Ansari accused of sexual misconduct by photographer
Aziz Ansari accused of sexual misconduct by photographer

On HLN Monday night, Crime & Justice anchor Ashleigh Banfield added her voice to the mix with a scathing open letter responding to the woman accusing Aziz Ansari of inappropriate behavior on a date. Grace detailed their sexual encounter, in which she kept moving away from him while he repeatedly went near her. Described by one female ...

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  • Google's Hilarious Art App Snubs Texas (For Now)
Google's Hilarious Art App Snubs Texas (For Now)

However, Google has restricted the feature to some locations. When I first opened the app, I didn't really know what to do or where to go. The Google Arts & Culture app is part of the Google Cultural Institute, which provides information about artists, scientists and historical figures from 1,000 institutions worldwide.

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  • Snow warning issued by Met Office
Snow warning issued by Met Office

A snow and ice warning is in place for these areas, with 2cm-6cm of snow expected over the hills and 1cm-2cm at lower levels. Storm Fionn is the sixth storm to smash into Britain after Aileen, Brian, Caroline, Dylan and Eleanor ravaged the nation previous year.

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  • Wi-Fi interruption issue faced by Chromecast users
Wi-Fi interruption issue faced by Chromecast users

Users have been reporting that Google's smart devices have been smashing their home networks. Devices by Netgear , Linksys , Synology , TP-Link, and Asus are said to be affected. According to the engineer, "the longer your device is in "sleep", the larger this packet burst will be". The company's short-lived set-top box Nexus Player suffere...

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