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I bought a Bluetooth speaker and was pleasantly surprised

I never understood why anyone would want a smart speaker, Echo Dot or Google Home Device. It’s basically giving a big tech company an ear in your house. But it always intrigued me why they sell and especially here in Zimbabwe. There are better things to spend if you want some cool tech or a […]

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You can now make a video call on TextNow

TextNow has launched a new video call feature for its popular instant messaging app, which means users can now make video calls for free! TextNow is one of the most popular messaging apps on the planet. Used by millions of people every day, TextNow has beefed up its service and features quite extensively over the […]

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How to Make a Whatsapp Video Call on Desktop: Everything You Need to Know

Here is everything you need to know about the steps and requirements to make desktop video calls on Whatsapp. Whatsapp video call is an amazing feature that helps people connect for free all over the world. This feature works on Android and iOS devices. It is one of the most popular messaging apps in the […]

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Chatting on Google Messages is now safer for everyone!

Last update: June 16, 2021 at 14:41 UTC+01:00 RCS, which is the spiritual successor to SMS, is increasingly supported by various mobile phone carriers and brands around the world. However, its rollout wasn’t as seamless as it should have been, which forced Google to release the RCS feature to all Android smartphones through its own […]

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This chat app can keep your chats private and secure

There has been a lot of controversy in India in the past regarding the privacy policy of WhatsApp 2021 and people have started turning to instant messaging apps like Telegram and Signal expressing their dissatisfaction with WhatsApp. WhatsApp is currently the most used messaging application in the world. It has 2 billion (200 crore) monthly […]

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How the FBI used the ANOM encrypted chat app to catch 800 criminals

In a joint effort by the FBI and Australian police, cops around the world have carried out one of the most sophisticated mass criminal arrests in the world. This was only possible thanks to the authorities’ control over the use of the ANOM messaging platform, which was very popular among criminal syndicates around the world. […]

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Google Meet video call: here’s how to activate subtitles

Google Meet video call captions have been offered in different languages ​​and here we provide a step by step guide on how to use them to your advantage. Google Meet has become one of the most important digital connectivity tools during the Covid-19 pandemic which has forced everyone inside their homes during frequent shutdowns. Google […]

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Still video chatting? The best new features coming to FaceTime in iOS 15

Maybe you’ve had enough of FaceTime. After more than a year of the pandemic, you’ve had the vaccine, waited at least two weeks, and are ready to see people face to face. But not so fast. You still have distant friends and others you want to see virtually. And yesterday at WWDC, Apple added a […]

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The iPad Pro is now king of video calls with Apple’s new feature. This is how it works

the iPad Pro the models for 2021 are fully loaded with plenty of features and processing power. In fact, both tablets use the same Apple Silicon M1 processor that is used in the latest MacBook and iMac. This processor helps power Center Stage, a feature that is sure to change the way you use FaceTime […]

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NIST Provides Guidance on Using Mobile Device Biometrics to Authenticate First Responders

The U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has released draft guidelines on using mobile device biometrics to authenticate first responders to help public safety organizations adopt them effectively. The guidance was written by team members from NIST, Miter and Scarfone Security. It covers the critical role of biometrics in authentication and biometric components […]

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Chatting with business accounts on the app becomes easier. Details here

Facebook is hosting a slimmed down version of its annual F8 Refresh developer conference. At the conference, the company announced new features for its WhatsApp Business API that will allow businesses to get started faster and people to easily chat with those businesses. Creating a business account on WhatsApp is faster The company says it […]