• Mon, Jul 16, 2018
  • Youtube finds way to combat illegal re-uploads

    Updated: Jul, 16, 201806:15 AM

    Google-owned YouTube is introducing a new feature called “Copyright Match Tool” to help YouTube creators who have faced issues with unauthorised re- uploads of their content.
    Youtube finds way to combat illegal re-uploads
    With the new feature, YouTube would run a scan after a new video is uploaded to see if there is any other video that resembles the uploaded video very much or is the same. If there is a “match”, it would appear on the “matches” tab, the company said in an official blogpost “We’ve been testing this tool with creators for nearly a year to make it safe and effective for the whole community,” the company said. If in case a match of an already uploaded content is found, the original uploader would have the option of getting in touch with the other creator or request YouTube to remove the re-uploaded content. The feature would start rolling out from next week to YouTube creators with more than one lakh subscribers. “As this is a powerful feature, we will monitor usage closely and will continue to expand over the coming months with the long-term...
  • Microsoft calls for regulating face recognition technology Microsoft calls for regulating face recognition technology
    Updated: Jul, 15, 201804:12 PM

    At a time when facial recognition technology is fast becoming a part of our lives, Microsoft has become the first tech giant to initiate a call for regulations to limit the technology that can be used...

  • Twitter moves navigation bar to bottom on Android phones Twitter moves navigation bar to bottom on Android phones
    Updated: Jul, 15, 201804:06 PM

    Micro-blogging site Twitter is changing the location of its navigation bar and bringing it at the bottom of the app interface in the new update for Android devices.

  • Google's Phone app to filter spam calls without any notification Google's Phone app to filter spam calls without any notification
    Updated: Jul, 14, 201803:25 PM

    Google has rolled out caller ID and spam protection on its Phone app with which the app itself would be able to filter out calls that it detects to be spams, eliminating all notifications and alerts...

  • Twitter tests new advertisement strategy for trending topic Twitter tests new advertisement strategy for trending topic
    Updated: Jul, 13, 201804:08 PM

    Twitter earlier replaced the Moments feature with Explore that serves as the home for finding out what's happening on Twitter, including trends.

  • OPPO's budget phone A3s: Here are the features, specifications and price in India OPPO's budget phone A3s: Here are the features, specifications and price in India
    Updated: Jul, 13, 201803:59 PM

    The device houses 13+2MP dual rear camera system and an 8MP Artificial Intelligence (AI)-enabled front camera.

  • Microsoft Teams now available for free in 40 languages Microsoft Teams now available for free in 40 languages
    Updated: Jul, 13, 201811:30 AM

    Taking on professional collaboration tool Slack, Microsoft's Teams is now available for free in 40 languages worldwide.

  • Trump, Obama lose followers as Twitter sanitises its platform Trump, Obama lose followers as Twitter sanitises its platform
    Updated: Jul, 12, 201805:02 PM

    US President Donald Trump lost about 100,000 of his 53.4 million followers and former President Barack Obama lost about 400,000 as Twitter began removing locked accounts which are disabled owing to...

  • Android users, here's why your Snapchat isn't working Android users, here's why your Snapchat isn't working
    Updated: Jul, 12, 201804:48 PM

    Photo-messaging app Snapchat has reportedly been crashing down on some Android devices for the past couple of days, the media reported.

  • Here's why you might lose some of your Twitter followers Here's why you might lose some of your Twitter followers
    Updated: Jul, 12, 201812:17 PM

    Twitter said your follower counts may continue to change more regularly as part of its ongoing work to proactively identify and challenge problematic accounts.