• WhatsApp now supports picture-in-picture video calls in Android O
WhatsApp now supports picture-in-picture video calls in Android O

PiP in enabled by default in version 2.17.265 of the WhatsApp Android beta, and it's rolling out now to users that are a part of the beta program. WABetaInfo further clarified that Android 8.0 O has a particular API that was used by WhatsApp for enabling this feature.

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  • Elon Musk says he has 'verbal approval' for a northeast US
Elon Musk says he has 'verbal approval' for a northeast US

Elon Musk's vision calls for building networks of underground tunnels to get around surface street congestion. One tweet Musk sent Thursday hinted that his boring company will dig the tunnel from NY to DC. At first, The Boring Company really did seem like a joke, stemming from nothing but Elon Musk's tweet about how he was frustrated wi...

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  • YouTube TV comes to 10 new markets
YouTube TV comes to 10 new markets

Other new cities to get the full service include Atlanta, Phoenix, Detroit, Minneapolis-St. The charge is $35 monthly, and the 40 channels include the four top broadcast networks, CBS, NBC, ABC and Fox, and top cable channels like USA, Bravo, MSNBC and Fox News.

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  • With the Moto Z2 Force, Motorola will prioritize thinness over battery capacity
With the Moto Z2 Force, Motorola will prioritize thinness over battery capacity

Most likely, the handset in question is the Moto Z2 Force - already seen in several leaked renders . All versions of the handset, for example, will feature 64GB of storage minus the version sold in China, which will reportedly harbor double that at 128GB.

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  • Derrick Rose, Cleveland Cavaliers reportedly discussing one-year deal
Derrick Rose, Cleveland Cavaliers reportedly discussing one-year deal

While he's nowhere near the caliber of player he once was, he certainly has shown he can still contribute quite a bit to a team such as the Cavaliers . He played on a one-year, $21.3 million deal with the Knicks last season. Other teams, including the Los Angeles Lakers , are interested in him. Since then, Rose's impact has been limited - he av...

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  • Can Alexa-enabled air conditioners halt Sears' death spiral?
Can Alexa-enabled air conditioners halt Sears' death spiral?

Terms of the deal were not disclosed, nor were details on when the broader range of appliances will show up on the site. Sears will begin shipping a select assortment of Kenmore appliances next week in the Los Angeles market as an operational test, Tom Park, president of Kenmore, Craftsman and DieHard brands at Sears Holdings , told TWICE.

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  • Muslim protest continues as Israel reopens Jerusalem's al-Aqsa compound
Muslim protest continues as Israel reopens Jerusalem's al-Aqsa compound

But Al-Aqsa mosque officials and worshippers have rejected new security measures put in place by Israel, including placing metal detectors and cameras. "In addition to harming the Palestinians, the measures also harm the special Jordanian status regarding the holy sites". The site - known as the Temple Mount to Jews and Haram al-Sharif, or Noble ...

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  • Intex to produce Jio's upcoming 4G VoLTE compatible feature phone
Intex to produce Jio's upcoming 4G VoLTE compatible feature phone

The feature phone will come pre-bundled with Jio services and will most likely launch in August for the Indian market. ET reported earlier this month that Jio has already placed orders for around 18-20 million 4G feature phones with Chinese manufacturers namely, Zhejiang Techain Electronics Technology Co., Shenzhen CHINO-E Communication Co, Cra...

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  • Xiaomi Mi 5X Smartphone Leaked
Xiaomi Mi 5X Smartphone Leaked

Yesterday, we passed on the news that Xiaomi is holding a double product launch , so to speak, on this July 26. The Mi TV 4A will be available in a Black color variant, and it weighs around 3.95kg. Also, prominent is a dual camera system on the rear with Xiaomi hinting that the second lens would be of a telephoto nature, much like it is in the cas...

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  • Mega Man Movie Recruits Paranormal Activity 3 & 4 Directors
Mega Man Movie Recruits Paranormal Activity 3 & 4 Directors

For more updates on the untitled Mega Man film, stay tuned to GameZone. " Mega Man " was first introduced in 1987, and has since launched a series of 50-plus games on multiple systems and sold more than 30 million copies worldwide. Its popularity has since seen the franchise expand to comics and manga adaptations, as well as being featured in o...

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  • United States laptop ban lifted for all but one airport
United States laptop ban lifted for all but one airport

Emirates, the Middle East's largest airline, flies to 12 United States cities. In March, U.S. officials imposed restrictions on passengers carrying laptops and other large electronic gear in cabins on nine airlines, most of which were Middle Eastern carriers, to address the potential threat of hidden explosives.

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  • Samsung will make 7nm A12 chipsets for next year's iPhone
Samsung will make 7nm A12 chipsets for next year's iPhone

Until we hear otherwise, the iGeneration report is an outlier. Apple is not only working on the upcoming iPhone 8 , which is slated for launch this fall. Happily for Apple's stock price, that bottleneck is only likely to delay, not dissuade, actual sales. Depending on how desirable this OLED iPhone is, it could spur a "supercycle" of s...

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  • Xiaomi Mi Max 2 launched: Know key specifications, price, and features here
Xiaomi Mi Max 2 launched: Know key specifications, price, and features here

Mi Max 2 is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor with 4GB RAM. Xiaomi Mi Max 2 , which was launched on June 18 in India, will be up for sale on Mi.com at 10 AM on July 20. The tv also features 2 x HDMI Port, 1 x AV Port, 1 X S/PDIF, 1 X DTMB, 1 X USB Port and 1 x Connector. The company is offering discounts on the Mi Capsule earphon...

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  • Square Enix releases 22 new Kingdom Hearts 3 screenshots
Square Enix releases 22 new Kingdom Hearts 3 screenshots

Nomura told the development team he wanted riding and fighting in a mech early in development. He said that they need to customize the engine so that the game won't look like other Unreal Engine game. That of course begged the question: Are they already planning downloadable content for Kingdom Hearts 3? " Kingdom Hearts 3 is going to be our f...

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  • Centre gets Cabinet's nod for HPCL stake sale
Centre gets Cabinet's nod for HPCL stake sale

While the government's decision to waive the open offer condition for ONGC was expected, analysts say such an offer would have increased the deal size by close to '15,000 crore. Rs 15,000 crore is budgeted to come in from strategic sale in PSUs and in SUUTI. Globally, consolidation in oil sector is an acknowledged practice.

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  • Snap Inc. (SNAP) Rating Lowered to Sell at Vetr Inc
Snap Inc. (SNAP) Rating Lowered to Sell at Vetr Inc

We are all pretty used to having up to 10 seconds to record a snap before sending it. With the new "multi-Snap recording" feature users cannot only record longer video but can also edit the video after it has been recorded. Once Spectacles Snaps import into Memories, you can send them to friends in Snapchat or post them to your Story. T...

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  • Slight majority want Democrats to retake power in 2018, poll says
Slight majority want Democrats to retake power in 2018, poll says

Moreover, 51 percent of registered voters say Trump won't be a factor in their vote for Congress. A Zogby Analytics poll showed that 57 percent of likely voters found the coverage of the president to be too negative, while 44 percent disagreed.

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  • Sony Opens Beta Registration for PS4 Firmware Update 5.0
Sony Opens Beta Registration for PS4 Firmware Update 5.0

Once the beta starts, registration will close. Those selected will get a prompt to download the beta update, try out the features and send feedback to Sony so the issues can be fixed before final release. PS4 is getting a new major firmware update soon although the details regarding it are still surrounded in mystery. If the beta is super glitchy...

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  • Facebook to test subscription news product in fall
Facebook to test subscription news product in fall

Offered through Facebook's Instant Articles initiative, the tool is expected to also support freemium models, while publishers will have full control over locked and unlocked articles. Facebook has said Instant Articles generate 20% to 50% more traffic than articles that drive readers to the mobile web. The move is also likely somewhat related...

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  • Doomfist Release Date Announced; Check Out This BTS Video On His Creation
Doomfist Release Date Announced; Check Out This BTS Video On His Creation

What characters do you hope will be added to Overwatch in the future? The award-winning game developer posted an announcement trailer about Doomfist finally entering " Overwatch's " live games. Blizzard has confirmed that he will hit console and PC on July 27, just ahead of the end of Season 5 and before the start of Season 6, which we can as...

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  • No crime rate increase in Goa due to casino industry: Parrikar
No crime rate increase in Goa due to casino industry: Parrikar

Parrikar had announced his plan to curb plastic menace in the state and speaking on Goa Revolution Day, Parrikar said that making, carrying and selling of plastic bags will invite a hefty fine of up to Rs 5,000. The Centre also drew flak after it issued a notification banning purchase and sale of animals for slaughter objective. "Approximately 2,00...

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  • Sikkim stand-off could escalate into full-scale conflict, warns China
Sikkim stand-off could escalate into full-scale conflict, warns China

Shanghai-based military commentator Ni Lexiong, in an interview to the South China Morning Post, suggested it was most likely related to the stand-off and could have been created to bring India to the negotiating table. In its June 30 statement, New Delhi said it is "deeply concerned" at "recent Chinese actions" and has conveyed to the Chinese go...

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  • Redesigned Adobe Lightroom for Android announced
Redesigned Adobe Lightroom for Android announced

If you are on an iPad Pro, you will be able to use the Apple Pencil, and the same pressure sensitivity feature will be present. The iPad Interface has been re-designed for the larger, touch-based interface. If you have Adobe Lightroom already, then you will see the update within the next day or two since this is an automatic update if you have ...

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  • Titanfall 2 is getting its own horde mode
Titanfall 2 is getting its own horde mode

The new mode will launch with five maps: Homestead , Forwardbase Kodai , War Games , Rise , and Blackwater Canal . We are now testing additional maps and will add more in future. As with all Live Fire maps, Township is quite compact, with a few modularly constructed houses serving as cover. Respawn has done a commendable job supporting Ti...

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  • Complaints About Crash Bandicoot Trilogy Being Too Difficult May Be Justified
Complaints About Crash Bandicoot Trilogy Being Too Difficult May Be Justified

In the end, though, the increased focus on precision does indeed make these games a bit more hard than the original trilogy. Speaking through Kevin Kelly at the Activision blog, the folks at Crash Bandicoot: N.Sane Trilogy developer Vicarious Vision explained that their remastered version of the game has an entirely new way of handling Crash's...

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  • Google Glass returns from the dead and this time it means business
Google Glass returns from the dead and this time it means business

This newest version of Glass is dubbed "Enterprise Edition" and it is now available to the many business partners that Google has been working with over the past two years. It was a device created to take the technology mainstream, due to a number of reasons, the project never really took off, relegated to the core group of hardcore techies and n...

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  • Ryan Giggs Backs Ivan Perisic To Make Big Impact At Manchester United
Ryan Giggs Backs Ivan Perisic To Make Big Impact At Manchester United

Reports from Italy have suggested that the Serie A giants are demanding £48 million for the 28-year-old, with United close to agreeing a fee. The Croatia worldwide, 28, has been heavily linked with a move to Old Trafford for the majority of the summer, with recent reports (via Sky Sports ) suggesting that a fee between the two clubs is close to ...

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  • Samsung Plans To Recycle Parts From Galaxy Note 7 Smartphones
Samsung Plans To Recycle Parts From Galaxy Note 7 Smartphones

Instead, Samsung is going to strip them of resources, and recoup some 157 tons of materials from the now-seriously dead Galaxy Note 7 . Galaxy Note 7 ban on USA flights and other user safety concerns expressed by environmentalists like Greenpeace, has encouraged Samsung to start selling 400,000 units of refurbished Galaxy Note FE phones in...

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  • Trailer Release: Haseena Parkar, A Crime Thriller Biopic Of The Year!
Trailer Release: Haseena Parkar, A Crime Thriller Biopic Of The Year!

Shraddha has done all the justice to the role. To get into the skin of the character, the 30-year-old actress had to put on excessive weight. Meanwhile, did you folks like this first look? The trailer looks impressive, intense, gripping and sure to leave you excited to watch the film.

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  • Sledgehammer Games Is Very Disappointed with Call of Duty: WWII Zombies Leak
Sledgehammer Games Is Very Disappointed with Call of Duty: WWII Zombies Leak

The aptly nicknamed "Nazi Zombies Trailer" is heavy on the Nazis and the zombies, which should please fans of the franchise. "And this year, we'll be revealing more about the backstory of this year's Zombies co-op mode at Comic-Con on July 20.

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