Tag Archives: View

Our view: A break from social media

Social media have profoundly changed our lives and society, sometimes for the better though not always. The latest evidence for the wisdom of taking Facebook in moderation comes from a pair of professors whose research suggests that social platforms influence students’ views of themselves, and not necessarily for the good. Digital networks such as Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and the like ... Read More »

Twitter Starts Testing View Counts to Surface the Best Videos

Twitter Starts Testing View Counts to Surface the Best Videos HIGHLIGHTS The view count is visible right next to the usual timer on videos View count could possibly be used to rank content going ahead Twitter spokesperson has confirmed that test is being conducted Twitter has reportedly started showing view count on videos for some users as the social network ... Read More »

Telegram Unveils Instant View, Telegraph Blogging Platform, and More in Latest Revamp

Telegram Unveils Instant View, Telegraph Blogging Platform, and More in Latest Revamp HIGHLIGHTS New update introduces calendar tool for easier navigation Instant View allows loading certain articles with zero pageload Update available on both App Store and Google Play Telegram, one of the popular messaging platforms, on Tuesday announced new features for its Android and iOS apps with its version ... Read More »

Facebook Now Lets You Choose ‘Initial’ View for 360 Photos

Facebook Now Lets You Choose ‘Initial’ View for 360 Photos 360-degree photos on Facebook are quickly becoming the new way to share an experience captured in stills with your family and friends. But capturing and uploading 360 photos can be a bit tedious and annoying, especially if the social media site chooses the initial viewing angle for you, which can ... Read More »

Google Home, Google Wifi, Daydream View, Chromecast Ultra, and Other Announcements

HIGHLIGHTS Google unveiled an array of hardware products on Tuesday The products are the fruits of the unified hardware division The central theme of the products was smart home automation Google at its #MadeByGoogle event unveiled its hardware portfolio, the fruits of the newly-formed hardware division under Rick Osterloh, the former President of Motorola Mobility. Apart from the Pixel and ... Read More »

Google Pixel Pre-Orders in the US Will Get a Free Daydream View Headset; No Such Deal for India

HIGHLIGHTS Pre-orders in India will begin on October 13 Flipkart and other retail stores will take pre-orders US pre-orders will receive a free Daydream VR headset Google Pixel and Pixel XL smartphones are already up for pre-orders in the US, UK, Germany, Canada, and Australia. In the US, the Pixel smartphone starts at $649.99 (roughly Rs. 43,300), and, in case ... Read More »

Google Home, Google Wifi, Daydream View, Chromecast Ultra, and Other Announcements

Google Home, Google Wifi, Daydream View, Chromecast Ultra, and Other Announcements HIGHLIGHTS Google unveiled an array of hardware products on Tuesday The products are the fruits of the unified hardware division The central theme of the products was smart home automation Google at its #MadeByGoogle event unveiled its hardware portfolio, the fruits of the newly-formed hardware division under Rick Osterloh, ... Read More »