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Cisco’s Webex videoconferencing software now lets you set virtual backgrounds

Cisco's Webex has introduced virtual environments for its video conferences, as it seeks to keep up with the common apps provided by some of its younger rivals. Users may either add a "blur" effect to obscure their surroundings, or remove one of the ...

This is Tinder’s new video chat feature, Face to Face

Today Tinder introduces a significant new feature: video calls. Because the organization calls its own video chats, Face to Face doesn't allow people to share private phone numbers and rolls out as a pilot in 13 countries, including the US in Virgini...

Germany Launches Corona virus App as EU Eyes Travel Revival

On Tuesday, Germany appealed to the public to download a new smartphone app to help break the chain of coronavirus infections, one of several such apps that European governments hope will safely revive travel and tourism. The Corona-Warn-App, whic...

WarnerMedia is getting rid of the HBO Go app

Just weeks after the launch of HBO Max, which added HBO, HBO Go, and HBO Now to the already confusing HBO product lineup, WarnerMedia is making some changes in an attempt to reduce some of the confusion about which app is intended for which purpose. ...

Apple Maps updated with giant Black Lives Matter DC mural

Apple has modified the satellite imagery to include the latest Black Lives Matter mural of Washington DC in its maps app. The mural takes over two 16th Street blocks near the White House, after the DC mayor, Muriel Bowser, renamed Black Lives Matter ...

Amazon has deleted racist images that appeared on some headphone listings

Amazon says it has removed racist-language images from some headphone pages on its UK website, reports The Financial Times. Users posted screenshots of the "AirPods" and "bluetooth headphones" search results that appeared on the e-commerce website on...

WhatsApp for Android gets Facebook Messenger Rooms integration with beta update

The Messenger Rooms feature that Facebook launched last month went live a few days ago and is now being incorporated into the Facebook-owned WhatsApp. Facebook has introduced Messenger Rooms in WhatsApp for Android with the 2.20.163 beta update, acc...

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