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WHATSAPP FOR ANDROID, DESKTOP TO GET NEW FEATURES

By |January 19th, 2022|

The Android app will get new pencil and drawing  tools in a future update, while WhatsApp Desktop will get new chat bubble colors. The desktop app  also gets a new dark blue color that is only visible in dark theme mode.The instant messaging app is also testing a new emoji message reaction info tab and --> READ MORE

WHO says no evidence healthy children, adolescents need COVID-19 boosters

By |January 19th, 2022|

Photo Credit: Fabrice Coffrini | ReutersAt present, there is no evidence  that healthy children and adolescents need booster doses of the COVID-19 vaccine,  World Health Organization chief scientist Soumya Swaminathan said on Tuesday. Speaking at a news briefing, she said that while there seems to be some waning of vaccine immunity over time against the fast-spreading --> READ MORE

Apple confirms that the iPhone 13 and iPhone 13 Pro do not support noise cancellation during phone calls

By |January 18th, 2022|

Photo credit: Gadgets Now Apple has confirmed that  iPhone 13 and iPhone 13 Pro do not cancel noise  during phone calls, including  iPhone 13 mini and iPhone 13 Pro Max. Apple included the feature in the iPhone 12 series and earlier models to improve call quality in noise environment. No reason was given to remove this feature --> READ MORE

Samsung unveils Exynos 2200 with Xclipse GPU, based on AMD RDNA2 architecture

By |January 18th, 2022|

Samsung  today unveiled the Exynos 2200, its latest flagship chipset that will power  Galaxy S22 smartphones in certain regions. The new platform is based on  4nm EUV process technology and comes with a custom GPU called Xclipse. It is based on the AMD RDNA2 architecture and as such is a "single hybrid graphics processor" that offers --> READ MORE

There Are So Many Details From Marvel’s ‘Eternals’ You Probably Missed

By |January 18th, 2022|

Photo credit: Marvel StudiosMarvel's Eternals is a very different beast to many other MCU movies; directed by autheor Chloe Zhao,  is a slow-paced, meditative story that explores the emotional toll of immortality on a group of extraterrestrials who have lived on the fringes of human society for millennia. This departure from the familiar house style --> READ MORE

Pfizer CEO: Virus will be here for years but this may be last wave with restrictions

By |January 17th, 2022|

Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla speaks during a ceremony in Thessaloniki, Greece, on October 12, 2021. (AP Photo/Giannis Papanikos, File)Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla said on Monday that while the "most likely scenario" is that the coronavirus will circulate for many years, he believes the current wave of infections will be the last to require restrictions. Bourla --> READ MORE

Warren Buffett says these are the best businesses to own — 3 examples from Berkshire's portfolio

By |January 17th, 2022|

Warren Buffett says these are the best businesses to own — 3 examples from Berkshire's portfolioWhile we're constantly bombarded with confusing investment mumbo jumbo, we must never forget that, for the most part, companies  exist for one primary reason: to take capital from investors and make a return on it. For this reason, it makes --> READ MORE

Oppo’s next flagship leaks with OnePlus-esque Hasselblad branding

By |January 17th, 2022|

Image Credit: Onleaks Details about Oppo's next flagship  are starting to gather. Multiple leaks suggest it will be called the Find X5 Pro, with a similar design to last year's Find X3 Pro and specs broadly in line with the new OnePlus 10 Pro, now available in China. (OnePlus is now, of course,  treated as an --> READ MORE

A massive volcanic eruption and tsunami hit Tonga and the Pacific. Here's what we know

By |January 17th, 2022|

Satellite images from JMA show the volcano eruption in Tonga on January 15.An undersea volcano near Tonga has erupted for the third time in four days, potentially threatening the ability of surveillance flights to assess  damage to the Pacific island nation following Saturday's massive eruption and tsunami. The Australian Meteorological Service said a "major eruption" --> READ MORE

Google Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro ready to fire on all cylinders as January OTA update brings dozens of vital fixes

By |January 16th, 2022|

 Image Credit: Eric Zeman/ Android        AuthorityThe January OTA pack for  Google Pixel 6 (“oropiole”) and Google Pixel 6 Pro (“raven”) has started rolling out. The software update brings fixes from December and January that should help  Pixel 6 series smartphones run at full speed after numerous bugs and problems seemed to affect --> READ MORE