YouTube Music brings mood filters to the web

YouTube Music brings mood filters to the web

YouTube Music, owned by Google, now has mood filters, i.e. a "activity bar" with different moods, to customize what appears in the web's Home feed. According to IANS, the web version is left-aligned (like on tablets) and appears beneath the app bar, which can be used to switch between Home, Explore, Library, and S...


WhatsApp working on new Mac app

WhatsApp working on new Mac app

WhatsApp, which is owned by Meta, is developing a new Mac app that will make better use of system resources by utilizing the Apple Mac Catalyst development environment. WhatsApp currently offers a web-based Electron app for Mac users in addition to its web app via browsers, according to AppleInsider. Electron a...


Elon Musk changes his Twitter name to ‘Mr Tweet’

Elon Musk changes his Twitter name to ‘Mr Tweet’

Elon Musk, the CEO of Twitter, amused his followers by changing his Twitter profile name. Musk announced on Twitter that he had changed his name to "Mr. Tweet" on the microblogging site. The CEO of Tesla and SpaceX has also revealed that he is stuck with his new name because Twitter will not allow him to change it...


Meta introduces more chat features to Messenger app

Meta to reinstate Donald Trump FB, Insta accounts.

Meta Platforms Inc has said it will reinstate former U.S. President Donald Trump's Facebook and Instagram accounts in the coming weeks, following a two-year suspension after the deadly Capitol Hill riot on January 6, 2021.

The restoration of his accounts could provide a boost to Trump, who announced in November ...


5G IoT connections to surpass 100 mn globally by ’26

5G IoT connections to surpass 100 mn globally by ’26

According to a report released on Tuesday, global 5G IoT (Internet of Things) connections will reach 116 million by 2026, up from 17 million in 2023. The healthcare sector and smart city services, according to Juniper Research, will drive this 1,100 percent growth over the next three years. "5G will allow for m...


Meta introduces more chat features to Messenger app

Meta introduces more chat features to Messenger app

More end-to-end encrypted chat features, such as chat themes, custom emojis, reactions, group profile photos, and more, have been announced by Meta. The company also announced that it has begun to expand global testing of end-to-end encrypted chats on Messenger. Chat themes will help personalize and enhance users' conversations in end-to-e...