Nintendo to roll out compact New 3DS hardware in North America in September

Nintendo has announced it will roll out the smaller version of its New 3DS hardware in North America starting on September 25. The New 3DS has already been launched in other parts of the world, but North America is yet to get the compact New 3DS hardware. The announcement was made at GameStop's annual Managers Conference in ...

Google’s Android Wear is now compatible with Apple iPhones

Tech giant Google has confirmed Android Wear is now compatible with Apple iPhones. Until now, iPhone users who wanted a real smartwatch could only opt for the Apple Watch or the Pebble, while Android phone users had no option other than getting an Android Wear watch. Now, Google has announced on its official blog on Monday ...

YouTube to soon adopt a paid subscription model: Report

New report suggests video-streaming site Youtube is keen in rolling out subscription services for its users. According to a report coming from the Verge, citing multiple resources, YouTube is soon going to adopt a paid subscription model, offering users ad-free videos, offline and premium content. Youtube had launched a beta version of paid subscription service dubbed Music ...

WhatsApp for Android version 2.12.250 adds new emojis, mute contact feature and more

Popular instant messaging app, WhatsApp, has received a new major update version 2.12.250 which adds a host of new features including new emojis, mute contacts and customized notification tones. The most notable feature coming included in the latest WhatsApp for Android update is the addition of a bunch of new emojis. The highly talked about Vulcan ...

HTC’s next to be named HTC ‘Aero’ – One A9: Report

Popular leakster @evleaks claims Taiwanese handset maker HTC’s upcoming smartphone will be officially named HTC ‘Aero’ – One A9. Rumors have it that the HTC One A9 will be the first smartphone in the world to feature a deca-core chipset, the MediaTek Helio X20. Also tipped to be on the cards is a 1,440 x 2,560 pixel ...

Screenshots of Windows 10 Mobile Build 10534 gets leaked online

Following the recent release of Windows 10 build 10532, alleged screenshots of Windows 10 Mobile build 10534 has also leaked on the internet. The screenshots, posted on the Poland-based, Windows-centric forum WiindowsMania.pl, show off improvements to the SIM settings page including a new USB EEM (Ethernet Emulation Model) option on the Developer Settings page. However, that ...

Facebook to soon begin testing new ‘video matching technology’

Facebook is reportedly developing a new "video matching technology" which will help the social networking giant tackle ‘freebooting’ issue. A large number of copyright holders have complained about their videos being posted on Facebook without their permission. Also, a recent report compiled by video marketing and social media consulting companies Tubular and Social@Ogilvy stated that most ...

Google Chrome to restrict auto-playing videos

Internet users will agree that auto-playing media are quite annoying. It’s pretty frustrating when a video or ad on a website starts playing automatically and you have to just stop what you're doing and roll over to that particular noisy tab to shut up the video. Fortunately, Google now has a solution to the problem. Now, ...

Facebook unveils Messenger assistant ‘M’

Facebook has launched its artificial intelligence-powered Messenger assistant dubbed Facebook M. The Messenger assistant ‘M’ will be able to take messages as well as offer up search results, including purchases inside of Facebook. It was reported in July that the social networking giant was testing its own digital assistant, which would compete with Apple’s Siri, Google ...

Google Chrome to begin freezing non-important Flash content from September 1

Google has recently announced that its Chrome web browser will prevent some Flash content from automatically playing with effect from September 1. This means that from September 1 onwards non-important Flash files in Chrome will become click-to-play by default and remain freeze unless a user chooses to run the ad. Users will have the option to play ...