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Apple faces iPhone ban in India over government-mandated anti-spam app

Apple faces iPhone ban in India over government-mandated anti-spam app

4 minutes ago   |   VentureBeat

Besieged by spam calls and messages, Indian smartphone users have been waiting years for Apple to allow a government-developed spam-fighting solution onto iPhones. Now India's...
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Instagram's new Q&A feature is a bigger deal than you think

Instagram's new Q&A feature is a bigger deal than you think

3 hours ago   |   iMore

Bringing the photo platform another step closer to being a full-fledged social platform. If you've been on Instagram in the last week or so, you've probably noticed some of...
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Facebook, Google, Microsoft, and Twitter launch the Data Transfer Project

Facebook, Google, Microsoft, and Twitter launch the Data Transfer Project

6 hours ago   |   VentureBeat   |   2 articles

Here's something of a curve ball for your brain to digest: Facebook, Google, Microsoft, and Twitter have teamed up for a new open source project that strives to make it easier...
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WhatsApp further restricting message forwarding to address the fake news problem

WhatsApp further restricting message forwarding to address the fake news problem

6 hours ago   |   9to5Google   |   4 articles

In the run-up to the US mid-term elections, we're seeing social media companies making greater efforts to address the problem of fake news. Twitter recently said that it was...
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WhatsApp limits forwarded messages to curb the spread of fake news

WhatsApp limits forwarded messages to curb the spread of fake news

8 hours ago   |   VentureBeat   |   4 articles

In an ongoing effort to curb the spread of erroneous information, WhatsApp has revealed that it will now limit the number of people you can forward a message to. The move comes...
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Apex Launcher users aren't happy with version 4.0

11 hours ago   |   Android Community   |   2 articles

Aside from posts on social media, two other ways that people express their disappointment with an app is by creating reddit threads and posting negative reviews in the Google...
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Instagram Gains Status Dots to Let You Know When Friends Are Online

Instagram Gains Status Dots to Let You Know When Friends Are Online

18 hours ago   |   Mac Rumors   |   2 articles

Instagram today announced the launch of a new feature that's designed to let you know when your friends are active on the social network. When a friend is online, their profile...
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LinkedIn adds group messaging suggestions and file attachments to lure mobile users

LinkedIn adds group messaging suggestions and file attachments to lure mobile users

21 hours ago   |   VentureBeat   |   2 articles

LinkedIn announced a slew of updates to its messaging feature today, mostly aimed at improving the mobile experience. First, users now have the ability to send attachments on...
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Facebook To Start Enforcing Age Policy Actively

Facebook To Start Enforcing Age Policy Actively

1 day ago   |   Ubergizmo

Facebook requires that users on the social network and Instagram be at least 13 years of age. That is partly due to the requirement to comply with the U.S. Child Online Privacy...
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Halo devs not working on battle royale mode for Infinite

Halo devs not working on battle royale mode for Infinite

1 day ago   |   Ars Technica   |   2 articles

Enlarge / Don't expect this to be the setting for a survival-style battle on an ever-shrinking map anytime soon. The stratospheric success of games like Fortnite and...
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AT&T reveals the next three cities that will receive 5G this year

AT&T reveals the next three cities that will receive 5G this year

Back in January, AT&T announced plans to launch its 5G network commercially in a total of 12 cities by the end of the year, although it initially refused to name any of them... Read more ...

Corning Announces Gorilla Glass 6 for Smartphones, Doubles Durability

Corning Announces Gorilla Glass 6 for Smartphones, Doubles Durability

Corning this week introduced its next-generation Gorilla Glass 6 cover glass for smartphones that promises to double durability when compared to its predecessor. The... Read more ...

Samsung's latest ‘Ingenius' ads poke fun at iPhone X dongles, fast charging...

Samsung's latest ‘Ingenius' ads poke fun at iPhone X dongles, fast charging, more

Samsung debuted its new Apple-bashing ad “Ingenius” series earlier this week, taking shots at the iPhone's LTE speeds. Now, the company has released three new ads as part of... Read more ...

How to watch music videos in Apple Music

How to watch music videos in Apple Music

Apple Music is more than just a listening service. You can watch your favorite music videos, too. With your Apple Music subscription, you have access to thousands of... Read more ...

FCC will now take your comments on whether to allow T-Mobile/Sprint merger

FCC will now take your comments on whether to allow T-Mobile/Sprint merger

Enlarge / T-Mobile CEO John Legere and then-Sprint CEO Marcelo Claure during an interview on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on April 30, 2018. The Federal... Read more ...

Amazon Item of the Day: The SteelSeries Arctis Pro Wireless Gaming Headset...

Amazon Item of the Day: The SteelSeries Arctis Pro Wireless Gaming Headset - The Best Wireless Headphones

One of the best ways you can support TouchArcade is by doing your Amazon shopping through a TouchArcade affiliate link. We've set up the easy to remember toucharcade.com/amazon... Read more ...

Technology, data and connected cycling teams at the Tour de France: What can...

Technology, data and connected cycling teams at the Tour de France: What can businesses learn from the world's biggest race?

Capturing the hundreds of individual stories and updates throughout the Tour de France is impossible through cameras alone, which is why digital transformation and emerging... Read more ...

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Press Image Leaked

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Press Image Leaked

The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 was seen in some live photos recently and now a leaked press image for the handset has appeared online. The picture of the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 was... Read more ...

Apple Watch, Fitbit, and Sonos face 10% U.S. tariffs on Chinese goods

Apple Watch, Fitbit, and Sonos face 10% U.S. tariffs on Chinese goods

A $200 billion list of Chinese-made products facing 10 percent U.S. tariffs currently includes select Apple Watch, Fitbit, and Sonos speaker models, raising the prospect of... Read more ...

Android P Emoji Support Comes To Microsoft's SwiftKey App

Android P Emoji Support Comes To Microsoft's SwiftKey App

SwiftKey, a keyboard app developed by Microsoft subsidiary TouchType, has received a new update that introduces support for Android P emoji. The latest update to SwiftKey for... Read more ...