WhatsApp to rollout ‘Message Yourself’ feature in India

WhatsApp to rollout ‘Message Yourself’ feature in India

Meta-owned messaging platform WhatsApp on Monday announced the launch of a new ‘Message Yourself’ feature in India in the coming weeks. It is a 1:1 chat with yourself to send notes, reminders, and updates, the company said in a statement. On WhatsApp, users can send notes, reminders, shopping lists, and other things to themselves to manage...


Elon Musk says new signups to Twitter at ‘all-time high’

Elon Musk says new signups to Twitter at ‘all-time high’

Twitter Inc Chief Executive Elon Musk says new user signups to the social media platform are at an "all-time high", as he struggles with a mass exodus of advertisers and users fleeing to other platforms over concerns about verification and hate speech. Signups were averaging over two million per day in the last seven days as of November ...


LinkedIn poised to allow posts’ scheduling

LinkedIn poised to allow posts’ scheduling

Microsoft-owned LinkedIn is rolling out a new feature that allows users on Android and the Web to schedule posts to send at a later time. The new feature was discovered by social media consultant Matt Navarra Forst. "LinkedIn is rolling schedule posts feature. Currently available on Android and the web only. Look out for the clock icon to ...


Twitter's verified service with colours to start next week

Twitter’s verified service with colours to start next week

Twitter Inc is planning to roll out its verified service next Friday with different coloured checks for individuals, companies and governments, after a botched initial launch led to a surge in users impersonating celebrities and brands on the platform. Chief Executive Elon Musk on Friday allotted colours for the categories --- gold for c...


Apple partners with Epic Systems for health tool on macOS

Apple partners with Epic Systems for health tool on macOS

Apple has partnered with medical records company Epic Systems to bring a health record tool on macOS. Apple wanted Epic Systems to develop a native version of the tool for macOS, but the latter is instead working on one that would be simpler to use than a native application, IANS reported from San Francisco. Epic Systems is the largest pro...


Koo launches in Brazil with Portuguese language

Koo launches in Brazil with Portuguese language

India's multilingual microblogging platform, Koo App, has been launched in Brazil with the addition of the Portuguese language, making it available in 11 native languages now. The platform received a fantastic reaction from Brazilian users within 48 hours of launch, with over 1 million user downloads. For the past three days, Koo has held ...