WhatsApp to allow group admins to stop other members from posting

Facebook-owned WhatsApp is likely to give group administrators more powers where they will be able to restrict all other members from sending text messages, photographs, videos, GIFs, documents or voice messages in case the admin thinks so. According to WABetaInfo, a fan site that tests new WhatsApp features early, the popular mobile messaging platform has… Continue reading WhatsApp to allow group admins to stop other members from posting

Facebook opens its biggest engineering hub in London; to create 800 jobs

Social media titan Facebook will open a new office in London on Monday that is set to be its biggest engineering hub outside America, the company has announced. The investment in the office, near Oxford Street in the heart of the city’s West End district, will also lead to the creation of 800 jobs, more… Continue reading Facebook opens its biggest engineering hub in London; to create 800 jobs

Padmavati row: Karni Sena wants Bharat Bandh, Bhansali gets security cover

The Shri Rajput Karni Sena on Wednesday called for a ‘Bharat Bandh‘ (shutdown) on December 1 if Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s movie “Padmavati” releases on that date, while the Maharashtra government provided a precautionary security cover for the filmmaker in view of the increasing controversies and growing threats. “We will hold rallies across the country, including… Continue reading Padmavati row: Karni Sena wants Bharat Bandh, Bhansali gets security cover

Delhi smog: Ban on construction, trucks goes; parking fee hike rolled back

With Delhi‘s air quality has improved to “very poor”, a Supreme Court-appointed environment body on Thursday ordered lifting of a ban on entry of trucks and on construction activities in the city. The Environment Pollution Control Authority (EPCA) also rolled back the four-time hike in parking fees. EPCA member and Centre for Science and Environment… Continue reading Delhi smog: Ban on construction, trucks goes; parking fee hike rolled back

FB wants your nude photos to prevent ‘revenge porn’: Why it raises doubts

Facebook’s latest attempt to tackle the non-consensual sharing of sexual pictures (often known as “revenge porn”) appeared so wrong-headed that at first it seemed like a joke. But the social network has made clear its system of asking users to send in explicit images that they don’t want to appear on the site is a… Continue reading FB wants your nude photos to prevent ‘revenge porn’: Why it raises doubts

New WhatsApp application on cards for iPad users

Facebook-owned messaging service WhatsApp may be working on an app for iPad users as references of WhatsApp for iPad are spotted on latest WhatsApp desktop app. According to a tweet from popular WhatsApp change tracking website WABetaInfo, WhatsApp is gearing up for a dedicated application for iPad. “Great news for all WhatsApp users having an… Continue reading New WhatsApp application on cards for iPad users

Moto X4 to be launched today: Know specs, features & watch live unveiling

Motorola is going to launch the Moto X4 in India on Monday, November 13. The smartphone is one of the few devices that support Amazon Alexa voice assistant, and also has an in-built support for Google Assistant. This IP68-certified water- and dust-resistant device was launched earlier at IFA 2017 and would go on sale in… Continue reading Moto X4 to be launched today: Know specs, features & watch live unveiling