Facebook working on adding GIF button for comments
Social media giant Facebook will begin testing a GIF button that will allow users post GIFs from services like Giphy and Tenor as comments. “Everyone loves a good GIF and we know that people want to be able to use them in comments. So we are about to start testing the ability to add GIFs to comments and we’ll share more when we can, but for now we repeat that this is just a test,” techcrunch.com quoted Facebook as saying on Saturday. After the test, the GIF comment button will ...
After income tax and PAN, Aadhaar mandatory to have a mobile phone connection
The Indian government announced yesterday that having an Aadhaar card is mandatory to file income tax returns or applying for a PAN card. Now the government is said to have made Aadhaar-based e-KYC mandatory for mobile phone connections. “All licensees shall re-verify all existing mobile subscriber (prepaid and postpaid) through Aadhaar based e-KYC process,” the department of telecom (DoT) said in a notification. The order issued by the DoT to telecom operators on Friday di...
Crunch Report | Tesla’s Long List of Updated Updates
Tesla’s long list of updated updates, Instacart agrees to settle class-action lawsuit and SB Drive pulls in $4.6 million. All this on Crunch Report. Read More ...
For the Dollyrots, crowdsourcing fans free them from labels, keep them authentic
Luis Cabezas of the Dollyrots speaks with digital trends on how both vinyl and digital music have their time and place, and why crowdsourcing their fans keeps their music authentic. The post For the Dollyrots, crowdsourcing fans free them from labels, keep them authentic appeared first on Digital Trends....
Google is reportedly working on a new social app for photo editing and sharing
Google is reportedly working on yet another photo-based app. Unlike Google Photos, this app may be for groups to edit and share their photos. Google says that it's "just experimenting" and that there aren't any release plans yet. The post Google is reportedly working on a new social app for photo editing and sharing appeared first on Digital Trends....
Weekly Roundup: Apple acquires Workflow, Uber loses its president
 This week, Apple and Amazon both made big acquisitions, the U.S. Senate voted to repeal broadband privacy rules created by Obama’s FCC and Uber lost its president. These are the top tech headlines from this week, plus some good long-form weekend reads. You can also receive this post as a weekly newsletter in your inbox, if you’d like.  1. Apple acquired Workflow, a tool that… Read More ...
Grow nutritious microgreens fast, easily, and vertically with the EcoQube Frame
The EcoQube Frame is a vertical garden that grows nutritious microveggies fast and easily. It's built to be a low-maintenance, living decoration that grows microveggies in just over a week. The post Grow nutritious microgreens fast, easily, and vertically with the EcoQube Frame appeared first on Digital Trends....
CubeFit TerraMat hides under your standing desk to give your feet a rest
 Back before humans invented chairs we humans stood a lot. Now, almost 100 years later, we tend to sit. However, some people still stand. For those people there is the TerraMat. The TerraMat is like a cat toy for you feet. It features a number of little bumps and ridges designed to let you stretch, exercise, and massage your feed while you’re standing. It was created by two… Read More ...
Diminishing difficulty: ‘Nioh’ update adds the ability to pause the game
Team Ninja's challenging Souls-like game Nioh received a patch that adds the all-important ability to pause the game, further differentiating it from the Dark Souls series it was inspired by. The post Diminishing difficulty: ‘Nioh’ update adds the ability to pause the game appeared first on Digital Trends.
Swedish scientists successfully implant 3D printed human cartilage cells in baby mice
 In what could potentially serve as a important moment in the quest to 3D print body parts, a team of scientists from Sweden’s Sahlgrenska Academy and Chalmers University of Technology have managed to successfully implant human cartilage cells in six-week-old baby mice. The researchers created a gel composed of human cartilage cells, printed it through a Cellink 3D bioprinter and… Read More ...
Alcatel’s new A30 costs just $60 after discount, can be pre-ordered from Amazon
Alcatel has unveiled a new phone, the A30, which boasts a 5-inch display, 2GB of RAM, and 16GB of storage for just $60 after discount. The phone can now be purchased with a subsidy through Amazon Prime, where you can pre-order it now. The post Alcatel’s new A30 costs just $60 after discount, can be pre-ordered from Amazon appeared first on Digital Trends....
How to Set Your Apple TV to Automatically Install Your iPhone’s Apps
If there’s an Apple TV compatible version of your favorite iPhone or iPad app, but it never makes it to your Apple TV, that doesn’t do you a lot of good. Fortunately, with a simple tweak, you can ensure you’re getting the best apps on both your phone and your TV.Click Here to Continue Reading...
How to Set Your Apple TV to Automatically Install Your iPhone’s Apps
If there’s an Apple TV compatible version of your favorite iPhone or iPad app, but it never makes it to your Apple TV, that doesn’t do you a lot of good. Fortunately, with a simple tweak, you can ensure you’re getting the best apps on both your phone and your TV.Click Here to Continue Reading...
Steve Mnuchin has been compromised (by robots)
 Not to downplay the apparently imminent existential threat of global trade, but this time the call is coming from inside the house. Well, not the House, but the cabinet, where Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin has apparently begun to execute the will of our nation’s omnipresent AI-powered shadow government, one willfully ignorant quote at a time. Today in an interview with… Read More ...
Stormtrooper tower: Asus unveils a gaming desktop under the Strix brand
The Republic of Gamers arm of Asus introduced the Strix GD30 gaming desktop packing GeForce graphics and seventh-generation Intel Core CPUs. The desktop arrives in multiple configurations with up to 32GB of system memory and more. The post Stormtrooper tower: Asus unveils a gaming desktop under the Strix brand appeared first on Digital Trends....
What Is Google On.Here, and How Do I Set It Up?
Google Wi-Fi is similar to other mesh Wi-Fi systems, but one big feature separates it from the pack: Google On.Here.Click Here to Continue Reading...
How Trump will impact venture capital: The future of QSBS
 When we speak of disruption in the startup industry, it would not be uncommon to invoke an innovative technology or a visionary founder. It is a rare occasion when we can celebrate legislators. Yet, some of the most recent strides in the emerging growth ecosystem are owed not to Silicon Valley programmers in their Spartan incubators, but instead to the United States Congress. Read More ...
The next live TV streaming service could come from an unlikely source: Comcast
Comcast is said to have acquired rights from cable networks that could allow the company to offer its own live TV streaming service similar to Sling TV, PlayStation Vue, or DirecTV Now. The post The next live TV streaming service could come from an unlikely source: Comcast appeared first on Digital Trends.
Google is working on a new social app for small groups to edit photos together
 While Google continues to add more features to its two social communication apps Allo and Duo, TechCrunch has learned that it has quietly been working on least one more social app. Google has been developing a new social app that lets small groups edit photos together and then organise them for future enjoyment: think Path meets Snapchat-style filters and edits meets Google’s… Read More ...
Dell’s XPS 15 vs Apple’s MacBook Pro 15, which premium laptop is the best on the market?
The Dell XPS 15 and the Apple Macbook Pro 15 are impeccable, so to find out which premium laptop is the best on the market today, we're going to have to dig deep and get very, very picky. The post Dell’s XPS 15 vs Apple’s MacBook Pro 15, which premium laptop is the best on the market? appeared first on Digital Trends....