Report: WhatsApp is testing P2P payments in India, beta rolling out this quarter

Following murmurs from last April about WhatsApp gearing up to allow payments in India, FactorDaily reports that Facebook employees in the country are presently testing the new functionality in the messaging app, and that the company plans to begin testing it with about 1 percent of its user base there within the first quarter of this […]

Microsoft has already fixed the Wi-Fi attack vulnerability

Technology companies are starting to respond to a new Wi-Fi exploit affecting all modern Wi-Fi networks using WPA or WPA 2 encryption. The security vulnerabilities allow attackers to read Wi-Fi traffic between devices and wireless access points, and in some cases even modify it to inject malware into websites. Security researchers claim devices running macOS, Windows, iOS, […]

Samsung CEO Kwon Oh-hyun to resign citing ‘unprecedented crisis’

Kwon Oh-hyun, Samsung Electronics’ CEO, vice chairman, and the head of its hugely successful components business, has announced his resignation. He will step down from the CEO role, as well as his positions on the board and as CEO of Samsung Display, in March 2018. “It is something I had been thinking long and hard […]

Google Home can now find that lost phone you swore you left on the table

Of all the things Google announced at its Pixel 2 event – and there were plenty – perhaps the most useful one is the ability to find your phone using Google Home. That feature should now be live for everyone, as spotted by Android Police.It’s simple enough: say ‘ring my phone’ or ‘find my phone’ […]

What a Tigo/Airtel Merger Means to the Industry

In late 2010, Bharti Airtel assumed the reins of Zain Ghana, which had been operating in the country a little less than two years. The merger between the two telecommunications was supposed to catapult Airtel Ghana into the second-most used mobile telecom network in the country. That was not to be. Almost seven years later, […]

How to Get the Old Volume Control Back on Windows 10

Though many people (some begrudgingly) have moved onto Windows 10, some still prefer the way Windows 7 worked. Thankfully, it’s not hard to make Windows 10 look more like Windows 7, and you can even bring back some of the best lost features with some workarounds.How to Make Windows 10 Look More Like Windows 7 How to Make Windows […]

Recover Deleted WhatsApp Messages on Android Mobile

If you accidentally deleted WhatsApp chat history, messages and attachments on Android phones, like Samsung galaxy phones, LG phones, HTC, Lenovo, Motorola, you can get them back. In this article, we will show you different ways to recover deleted WhatsApp data. We will introduce how to get back your recover deleted WhatsApp messages or chat […]

iPhone 8 Plus may be the ‘most expensive’ Apple smartphone to make so far

he new Apple iPhone 8 Plus, equipped with 64GB of NAND flash memory, carries a bill of materials (BOM) cost that comes out to $288.08, higher than any previous versions of the company’s smartphones, according to a preliminary estimate from IHS Markit. After $7.36 in basic manufacturing costs are added, Apple‘s total cost to make the iPhone 8 Plus […]

Facebook is making it easier to find blood in India

Facebook users in India will have the option to sign up as blood donors starting from October 1st, which is National Blood Donor Day. There is a shortage of safe blood in India, and Facebook says sometimes patients and families needing blood will reach out on social media networks to locate donors. In an effort to address […]

Sony’s new licensing deal may change the way remixes are made

According to Digital Music News, the new startup Remix Hits has just closed a deal with Sony Music that could change the way musicians and DJs create and distribute legal remixes using copyrighted material. The service will allow users to purchase “stems” — isolated parts of songs — for musicians to use in their own creations, […]

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