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WhatsApp finally launches video calling for one billion+ people

WhatsApp messenger service is today officially rolling out end-to-end encrypted video calling to over 1 billion users of the app across the globe ‘We’re introducing this feature because we know that sometimes voice and text just aren’t enough,’  the company said. ‘There’s no substitute for watching your grandchild take her first steps, or seeing your […]

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Does The Morphus X300 Remind You Of Anything?

Does this piece of hardware remind you of anything? This is the Morphus X300 from China, made by Aikun Electronics. It is being marketed as a 3D Gaming Tablet. The Morphus X300 has been out for over a year. You can still find their crowdfunding campaign page on Indiegogo. You can purchase one on Aikun’s […]

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NVIDIA Announces GeForce GTX 1050 Ti & GTX 1050

NVIDIA today announced two new graphics cards that will make you very excited — GeForce GTX 1050 and 1050 Ti. While neither card is top of the line, they should be able to achieve solid performance at 1080p. The GTX 1050 starts at $109, and the 1050 Ti starts at $139, making them the cheapest […]

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Oculus lowers Rift system requirements

The system requirements for the Oculus Rift have been lowered, making VR a little cheaper as a result. When the Oculus Rift launched this year, Oculus’ official minimum recommendation was an 900 system running a GTX 970. Today, the company described a new technology it’s invented, asynchronous spacewarp, that allowed it to bring VR to […]

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Snapchat changes name to Snap Inc., debuts ‘Spectacles’

Snapchat is changing its name to Snap, and expanding its horizons beyond its core messaging app. The first step will be ‘Spectacles’. ‘Spectacles’ (Price: $129.99) are sunglasses with a built-in camera, which can record first person footage in ‘circular’ video, ending need to choose between filming in portrait or landscape. Wall Street Journal was the […]

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Google and Salesforce are reportedly interested in buying Twitter

Twitter is one of the most popular social networks around right now, and it could be acquired soon. A report by CNBC indicates that Google and Salesforce are among the top suitors looking to buy Twitter. Other ‘top tech companies’ are also looking into the purchase. Twitter currently has a market cap of $13.3 billion, […]

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Google Launches It’s AI Based Messaging App Allo

Google is ready to jump back into messaging. Allo, the standalone messaging app that Google announced back in May, is now available to the masses — and probably smarter than any messaging app you’ve ever used. That’s because of its built-in Google Assistant, an artificial intelligence-powered virtual assistant that can do everything from recommend nearby […]

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Meet Facebook’s New App “Lifestage”

Facebook just announced a strange new app called Lifestage, and it was built for teens by a 19-year-old wunderkind Michael Sayman, a Facebook product manager. This new app asks for your happy face, sad face, likes, dislikes, best friend, the way you dance and more, but instead of filling in this biography quiz with text, […]

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Gawker.com Is Shutting Down After Sale To Univision

The end of Gawker.com is near. The 14-year-old website will shut down next week, according to a post on Gawker.com. Univision Holdings Inc won a bankruptcy auction on Tuesday to acquire U.S. internet publisher Gawker Media LLC for $135 million, outbidding media company Ziff Davis LLC, which had made an initial offer of $90 million. […]