Category: Software

Google Photos Now Offering ‘Color Pop’ Feature to Some Users, Object-Removal Tech Delayed

Google Photos has started receiving a new update that brings the advanced Color Pop feature to Android devices. As demonstrated at Google I/O 2018 last week, the feature uses artificial intelligence (AI) to transform background into black and white while continuing to show colours on the subject of the photo. The update is rolling out […]

Telegram Ban in Russia Once Again Protested on Moscow Streets

Hundreds of people rallied in Moscow on Sunday to demand the unblocking of the Telegram app, the second protest in the Russian capital since the authorities blocked the popular messaging service last month. Demonstrators chanted anti-government slogans and brandished signs carrying messages against internet censorship. Some tossed paper planes in the air, symbolising Telegram’s logo. […]

YouTube ‘Take a Break’ Feature Rolling Out on Android Devices

YouTube is kicking off Google’s plans to help users balance technology and life. At Google IO 2018, the search giant had announced a Wellbeing initiative to help users understand their digital habits and curb device addiction. Video streaming platform YouTube is also a part of the initiative, under which users will be able to schedule […]

India’s Jugnoo Eyes Singapore’s Ride-Sharing Market as Uber Drives Off

Indian ride-hailing firm Jugnoo plans to enter the Singapore market next month, its chief executive said on Wednesday, joining other companies eyeing the city-state as Uber Technologies prepares to leave. Uber’s app will continue to operate in Singapore until May 7, although the US company has shut down in the rest of Southeast Asia after selling its regional operations to […]

Microsoft Office 365 Gets Email Encryption, Ransomware Detection, and File Restore Features

In a bid to protect users from phishing scams and ransomware, Microsoft is rolling out new security features for the Home and Personal versions of its Office 365 suite. The new protection capabilities include email encryption, ransomware detection and recovery and files restore features. “Today, we’re announcing new advanced protection capabilities coming to Office 365 […]