Twitter : A new function the voice tweet
After lifting the historical limit of 140 characters (to go to 280), Twitter has just launched a new function for which this limit is no longer enough: the voice tweet. Indeed, Twitter has deemed it wise to offer this new functionality which aims to “add a more human touch to the way we use Twitter” .
Fitbit Unveils Corporate Coronavirus Symptom Tracking Solution
Fitbit announced the launch of a new service for businesses. Called “Ready for Work”, it is intended for companies and their employees.
The legendary Adobe Flash will disappear on December 31
It took time for Adobe to define the date on which Flash will bow out. The American company had announced the death of its software in July 2017. It now invites content creators and other developers to turn to other more modern solutions.
Instagram reveals secrets of its news feed algorithm
During a question and answer session, Instagram gave some details regarding the algorithm of its news feed. The social network affirms that one “verified” profile will not be more favored than another, and recalls the importance of the engagement rate.
Facebook will disable the appearance of political ads
Prior to the US presidential elections, Mark Zuckerberg said that users of his social network could choose to no longer be targeted by political ads, without specifying when this option would be made available.
EU launches two official surveys on the App Store and Apple Pay
A complaint has been filed by Kobo, the subsidiary of the digital book of the Japanese giant Rakuten, to denounce the commissions amounting to 30% charged by Apple on the App Store.
Google: the end of Chrome applications for Windows, Chrome OS, Mac and Linux
Google has once again announced the end of support for applications developed for Chrome and Chrome OS. The firm relies on Progressive Web Apps to take over.
Android 11 beta coming soon to other smartphones
While Google has already announced that other smartphones than its Pixels will be entitled to the Android 11 beta , it seems that Oppo will be among the first manufacturers to be able to take advantage of it on its latest smartphones.
Windows 10: pushes to use Edge instead of Chrome
Over the last decade, the Redmond team has concentrated heavily on the default Windows 10 browser: over addition, there have been several changes aimed at making Edge one of the sector ‘s leading competitors, with the intention of gradually improving. Of course there’s Google Chrome among the main opponents, the first opponent to beat in this field and that has dominated almost unchallenged for years
Sales of headsets and gaming accessories up 19% in 2020
Containment will not have been a tragedy for everyone, If video conferencing applications like Zoom rubbed their hands, another industry may well see its sales rise sharply: that of gaming headsets and associated accessories.
Android 11: it will be even more difficult to install an APK
The new version of Android will make life tough for lovers of installing programs bypassing Google Play. According to informed sources, with the release of Android 11, installing third-celebration apps becomes a lot more hard.
Facebook: a new function to delete old publications
Facebook is rolling out a new feature that will allow those who want to do so to easily clean up their accounts,in particular, the tool will make it possible to delete or archive very old publications.