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Microsoft Corp. on August 6 evening officially announced partnership with Disney’s Movies Anywhere to get access to its library of movies on the Movies & TV app for Xbox and Windows 10 devices. The news leaked out on Monday morning itself when Movies & TV logo was seen on Movies Anywhere’s website. To get access to the online movie service, the users simply need to sync their Microsoft accounts with Movies Anywhere account and that’s it. The Microsoft account holders are all set to watch eligible movies on the Movies & TV...
It’s 1995 and the internet has to change the world for better or worse. Fast forward to 2018 and the widespread of viral fake videos, images and news stories on the internet platform has become a threat to the digital generation. Facebook, YouTube, Twitter and other social networking sites are the biggest victims (or mediums?) of the unethical online trend of fakeism. To combat this sensitive issue, almost all tech enterprises have put the concerned subject on priority in this year’s annual agendas. The enterprises have laid down ext...
Playtika Ltd., the top maker of social casino mobile games such as House of Fun Slots and World Series of Poker - Texas Holdem Poker claimed the other day that the Android Instant Apps feature for games boosted its user acquisition rate and engagement ratio on its gaming platform. The company is one of the pioneer developers to integrate this new technology into its gaming portfolio and experiment with it. Android Instant Apps are hybrid models of how a website functions and how an app works. The users can simply choose to try an app...
Video-sharing is yet to find a better medium since the beginning of YouTube in 2005. With the number of daily users currently floating around 13,000,000,000 and still growing, it's rare to lack audience for good quality videos. And the interesting story is: anyone can make a free account, start sharing videos and most importantly, start earning money. Many YouTubers now depend on making videos to earn for a living, with some of the most popular YouTubers fiercely competing for spots on the list of the richest YouTubers, earning millio...
With widespread internet connectivity, the credibility of journalism has hit rock bottom. Every individual handling a mobile seems to be an independent journalist. Amid this, the freedom to share any content on social media platforms like YouTube and Facebook puts a big question mark on the reliability factor of the reporting. And hence today, we, as a community are fighting a lethal bug called “fake news”. In light of this sensitive issue, Facebook started a project to eradicate fake news from its platform in 2017. Apple also took a...
Gone are the days when music composers had to visit their music studios to record every beat and tune or convert lyrics into beautiful music. Thanks to the advancement in music technology, we have music making apps that facilitate to compose melodies on our fingertips. But there lies a minor glitch here. The internet is full of tons of music making apps along with sub-categories such as DAWs, beat machines, effects processors, drummers and many more. Music creators need to decide upon which device they want to create music, albeit th...
Apple has launched a dedicated in section in Apple News app that will feature only verified political stories in light of 2018 Midterm Elections. Apple News editors will curate the news and features published in diverse trusted sources and then will publish in its new section. The key point over here is that Apple is taking help of some artificial intelligence based algorithm to curate the news, but it will be done by real humans. Though, this is not a new concept for the Cupertino giant. The human curation underpinned Apple News si...
Disrupted sleep during the nights for a period of time – insomnia can now be taken care of technologically – using sleep apps. It is supposed this is not your first time of learning there are apps that will help you sleep. Perhaps you have been disappointed once or more trying some of the apps for sleep that didn’t work. Aside from the fact that people experience the effect of sleep apps differently: could work easily or in the worst scenario serve as a distraction, including some rated best sleep apps, most of the apps for sleep are...
Adobe has announced its latest addition to Adobe Scan, a service can that can convert the written paper documents into searchable PDFs. Other than big-sized documents, Adobe Scan can now scan business cards and turn them into mobile contacts on iOS and Android. Now when someone gives you a business card, you can simply instantly extract the contact details given on the card and store in the mobile. And all this happens even without typing it line by line. Moreover, if you are an Adobe Document Cloud subscriber, all the data will save...
In a dazzling event at San Francisco, Instagram announced an entirely fresh and the most exciting feature till date, IGTV. The standalone app by Instagram is for watching and uploading long videos of up to one-hour length in time. With IGTV, the Facebook acquired company Instagram aims to take on YouTube and Snapdeal’s next anticipated step. “Instagram has always been a place to connect with the people who inspire, educate and entertain you every day. With your help, IGTV begins a new chapter of video on Instagram,” said Kevin Systr...