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Mark Zuckerberg confirms multi-device support is coming to WhatsApp soon

WhatsApp is the world's most popular instant messaging service. Despite dominating the space for many years, the Facebook-owned messaging service has started to feel the heat from consumers and competitors. Controversial changes to WhatsApp's privacy policy triggered many users to migrate to other platforms like Signal and Telegram in the search for more respect for...

OnePlus resumes Android 12 beta rollout for the OnePlus 9 series

OnePlus was among the first OEMs to release an Android 12 beta build to its devices. The company announced its Android 12 Developer Preview Program shortly after Google rolled out Android 12 Beta 1 to its Google Pixel lineup, and it released the first beta build soon thereafter. However, the Android 12 Beta 1 build...

XDA Basics: How to take a Screenshot on macOS, using keyboard shortcuts, apps, and more!

Taking a screenshot is a necessary task on just about any device you use for work or play. Most users are well aware of how to take a screenshot on the most popular mobile phones. However, if you recently switched to Mac from Windows, you might be wondering how to take a screenshot on your...

Google Maps prepares to let you share your arrival time with stores

Google Maps is working on a new feature that will let you share your arrival time with stores to facilitate faster pickups. We spotted the upcoming feature in a teardown of Google Maps v10.72, which recently started rolling out via the Play Store. As you can see in the attached strings, the Assistive Pickup feature will...

Paramount+ introduces a new cheaper streaming plan

Paramount+, formerly known as CBS All Access, is replacing its current "Limited Commercials" plan with a new cheaper one. Earlier in February, ViacomCBS, the parent company of Paramount+, said that they would add a cheaper option in June. And the company is finally making good on its promise. As spotted by Android Police, Paramount+’s FAQ page...

HBO Max now offers a new $9.99/mo ad-supported tier

In March this year, we first heard that HBO Max was planning on offering a new ad-supported tier to attract more subscribers. Soon thereafter, sources familiar with the matter revealed that the new tier would cost just $9.99 per month, but they didn't share any information about a potential release date. Warner Media has now...

Huawei unveils its first premium smartwatch running HarmonyOS

At its HarmonyOS launch event yesterday, Huawei showcased a range of new hardware running its brand new OS, including two premium MatePad tablets. Alongside these tablets, the company also unveiled two new smartwatches, dubbed Huawei Watch 3 and Watch 3 Pro. It’s been a while since we saw a smartwatch from Huawei — in fact,...

Samsung has two new ARM-powered laptops, the Galaxy Book Go and Galaxy Book Go 5G

Today, Samsung announced the heavily-leaked Galaxy Book Go and the Galaxy Book Go 5G, two similar but different laptops. The former uses Qualcomm's new Snapdragon 7c Gen 2 chipset, while the latter has a Snapdragon 8cx Gen 2. "PCs continue to enable our digital lives, helping us connect to our friends and family, work remotely, and...

Huawei teases the P50 with its gargantuan camera bump

Huawei keeps looking for ways to overcome its (currently many) hardships, and today, we had a good look at one of them: HarmonyOS. EMUI is no more: HarmonyOS looks to completely revamp Huawei's software experience on everything from smartphones to smartwatches, and they held an event today to showcase it in all its glory. While...

Riot announces VALORANT Mobile is in the works

On the one-year anniversary of Riot's first-person shooter VALORANT, the company has announced that VALORANT Mobile is in the works, and it will feature the "same competitive VALORANT experience" as offered on PC. The game has amassed over half a billion games played and 14 million players over the past year, making it one of...

Microsoft to announce the next generation of Windows on June 24

For some time now, we've known that there are big changes coming to Microsoft's desktop operating system. It's the worst kept secret at Microsoft, and now, the Redmond firm is finally ready to take the wraps off of the next generation of Windows. CEO Satya Nadella called it just that when he teased it at Build....

OnePlus Watch update adds another feature promised at launch

Since its launch earlier this year in March, the OnePlus Watch has received two significant software updates. The first update brought along several performance improvements and bug fixes, while the second introduced two new features -- Always-on Display support and a Remote Control Camera function. OnePlus is now rolling out the third update for the...