Google Maps with AR navigation being tested by a handful of users

DigitAppsGoogle Maps with AR navigation being tested by a handful of usersGoogle showed off the AR-enabled Google Maps at Google I/O 2018 and it looks like...

Instagram launches IGTV Previews in Feed in hopes of getting users interested

DigitAppsInstagram launches IGTV Previews in Feed in hopes of getting users interestedInstagram's dedicated videos apps, IGTV, has not attracted audiences the way the company hoped it...

Apple tells app developers to remove or properly disclose screen recording code

Highlights:Apple asks developers to remove screen recording code from their apps.The company gave developers less than a day’s time to make the changes.Apple warned developers that if they fail to do so,...

Facebook shutters meme-based content feed LOL to work on more successful projects like Messenger...

DigitAppsFacebook shutters meme-based content feed LOL to work on more ‘successful’ projects like Messenger KidsThe social media platform has axed some smaller projects, including LOL, to...

You can now unsend messages on Facebook Messenger – Heres how to do it

DigitAppsYou can now unsend messages on Facebook Messenger - Here’s how to do itFacebook has added a feature to its messaging app where a user can...

Multiple iOS apps found recording every key tap and swipe made by users, exposing...

Highlights:Multiple iOS apps found recording users' phone screens while they use the appApps use a technology called Sessions Replay to record user activityDetails like credit card information and passwords could...

WhatsApp says it bans 2 million accounts monthly for automated behaviour and bulk messaging

Highlights:WhatsApp releases new white-paper on how it deals with bulk messaging and automated behavious.WhatsApp says it removes 2 million accounts monthly.Roughly 20% accounts of these 2 million are sifted at...

Apple might pay 14-year-old who found eavesdropping bug on FaceTime

DigitAppsApple might pay 14-year-old who found eavesdropping bug on FaceTimeApple generally doesn't count such a discovery as a "bug bounty" but could make an exception just...

Google deletes 29 Beauty Camera apps that sent users pornographic content

Highlights:Google deletes 29 malicious beauty camera apps from Play Store.These apps used to serve users pornographic content and collect their data.A large number of downloads were seen in Asia, especially...

Windows 10 users beware new OS damaged browser message is a scam

DigitAppsWindows 10 users beware! New ‘OS damaged’ browser message is a scamIf you're seeing a browser message about your Windows system being damaged, force close your...

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Lightweight haptic glove allows wearer to touch objects in Virtual Reality

Dubbed DextrES, the new haptic glove developed by ETH Zurich and EPFL needs only a few milliwatts of power...