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2019
July 23, 2019
Robinhood Raises $323 Million in Funding Round Led by DST Global
Cryptocurrency-inclusive trading platform has raised $323 million in a recent funding round. shared the figure in an official announcement on July 22. As per th
July 23, 2019
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Adobe XD, the company’s increasingly popular prototyping and design tool, is getting support for testing Amazon Alexa voice experiences on devices like the Echo Dot and the Echo
July 23, 2019
NetEase opens game studio in Montreal as part of global expansion
NetEase, one of China’s big internet and online game publishers, has launched a new video game studio in Montreal as part of a global expansion. The company, which publishes Bliz
July 23, 2019
How to Disable Touch Screen Feedback Circles on Windows 10
Windows 10 offers predictive text, just like Android and . Microsoft calls this “text suggestions.” It’s part of Windows 10’s touch keyboard, but you can also enable
July 23, 2019
New Pinterest tools promote mental health for stressed searchers
Pinterest boards have long been a home for healthy recipes and exercise tutorials, but the online mood board will soon include tools to promote emotional well-being. On Monday, Jul
July 23, 2019
Singapore Rolling Out Autonomous Cleaning Robots
Like many Asian countries, Singapore has an aging population and as a result, is facing a labor shortage. Whether it be tech or manual labor jobs, many industries are struggling to
July 23, 2019
Britain delays decision on Huawei’s role in 5G networks
LONDON: Britain on Monday postponed a decision on whether Huawei could participate in building next-generation 5G mobile networks until it had a clearer picture on the impact of US
July 23, 2019
How to Block Internet Access For Specific Apps on Android
Easy way to restrict the internet access in any specific app in android mobile with the help of the method discussing here to save bandwidth and also the better internet speed in y
July 23, 2019
Microsoft joins XR Association in ‘significant milestone’
Microsoft has joined the XR Association (XRA), joining Facebook, Google, HTC Vive, Samsung and Sony as members. The trade association, which represents technology manufacturers acr
July 23, 2019
Tom King And Mitch Gerads Stand By Heroes In Crisis’ Polarising Finale
During this year’s San Diego Comic-Con, Heroes in Crisis collaborators Tom King and Mitch Gerads made a point of addressing the intense wave of backlash that followed the series
July 23, 2019
How to Make Word Documents Fillable but Not Editable
  If contracts are part of your daily workflow, you know how frustrating it is when people change parts of the document or form they shouldn’t. Fortunately, Microsoft Word has a
2019
July 22, 2019
Tinder dumps Google, plans to new payment process free from Play Store
According to sources, Tinder decided to manage all payments on its platform outside of Google Play. By doing this, the world’s most famous dating app decides to rebel against th
July 22, 2019
Microsoft invests $1 billion in OpenAI in new multiyear partnership
Microsoft is making a $1 billion bet on OpenAI, the company formed by notable founders including Elon Musk and Sam Altman three years ago with the aim of doing research and develop
July 22, 2019
Why virtual reality needs to become the new reality for marketers
Virtual reality (VR), an immersive computing technology that submerges consumers in a virtual world, is predicted to completely transform the shopping experience. Goldman Sachs est
July 22, 2019
iflix raises over US$50M in new funding round led by Fidelity
  Southeast Asia’s leading video streaming service, iflix, has announced the closing of a new round of investment led by global asset manager Fidelity International, with parti
July 22, 2019
OMG! iPhone Users Are Switching To Android
The recent reports from Bankmycell reveal that Apple’s iPhone is going through a rough time. Bankmycell published a study conducted with 38,000 users from Q4 2018-Q2 2019. The st
July 22, 2019
AlipayHK granted license to expand coverage throughout mainland China
China’s central bank has approved the expansion of Ant Financial’s independent AlipayHK e-wallet throughout mainland China, allowing for visitors from Hong Kong to pay using th
July 22, 2019
Petition to Ban Alinity from Twitch is Blowing Up
Popular Twitch streamer Alinity recently found herself under fire after she threw her cat in an Apex Legends stream. This incident prompted people to search through some of Alinit