Author Archives: Chandraveer Mathur

WhatsApp Is Developing a Premium Plan for Business Accounts

WhatsApp Is Developing a Premium Plan for Business Accounts

WhatsApp is a popular messaging platform that’s free to download and use. However, the app hasn’t always been free to download, and monetization strategies could soon make a comeback on the app in the form of a subscription model. A new report from WABetaInfo suggests a new WhatsApp Premium subscription is being tested for WhatsApp Business.

Google Acknowledges and Fixes Embarrassing Translation Errors It Made during I/O Keynote

Google Acknowledges and Fixes Embarrassing Translation Errors It Made during I/O Keynote

The 2022 Google I/O keynote address was packed with several exciting announcements. Along with the hardware releases, the company unveiled several improvements on the software front, including innovations for Search, Google Translate, and other services. However, the company put its foot in its mouth when showing off the latest improvements to Google Translate. Thankfully, the errors have since been corrected.

Google I/O 2022 Keynote Roundup: All the Products Google Launched

Google I/O 2022 Keynote Roundup: All the Products Google Launched

Google’s annual conference for developers, Google I/O, is finally underway. The event kicked off on May 11 with a keynote address where the company outlined all the conference’s major hardware and software-related announcements. Here’s an overview of all the major announcements from Google I/O 2022’s keynote address.

Google I/O 2022: How to Watch and What to Expect

Google I/O 2022: How to Watch and What to Expect

Google’s annual conference for developers is here, set to commence on May 11. Despite the focus on developer-centric updates, the event usually sheds light on the next major Android update, upcoming Pixel smartphones and devices, and other Google-branded smart devices. This year seems to be no exception.

How to Get Started with Companion Mode on Google Meet

How to Get Started with Companion Mode on Google Meet

Google Meet earned a reputation for offering a reliable, trouble-free video calling experience in the wake of the pandemic. One of its newest features, dubbed Companion Mode, allows you to join the same meeting using any two devices at the same time. Let us explain.

Users in Russia Cannot Download and Update Paid Apps from the Play Store

Users in Russia Cannot Download and Update Paid Apps from the Play Store

The Russian invasion of Ukraine took a heavy toll on its international trade relations. Several governments have levied sanctions prohibiting business with Russian consumers in a short span. Google, an American enterprise, is no exception.

It is Now Easier to Use Nearby Share for Transferring Files between Your Own Devices

It is Now Easier to Use Nearby Share for Transferring Files between Your Own Devices

Nearby Share has been the Android equivalent of Apple’s AirDrop feature, but it isn’t as seamless. Nearby Share feels clunky at times and lacks on some fronts. For instance, it doesn’t allow you to share files to your own devices. An improvement in this aspect has finally arrived.

Google Announces Plans to Make the YouTube Go App Go Away for Good

Google Announces Plans to Make the YouTube Go App Go Away for Good

In 2016, Google launched a suite of “Go” series apps such as Files Go, Maps Go, and YouTube Go. The central theme of these apps was to bring the core suite of Google apps to lower-end Android devices. The search engine giant has announced that it will be pulling the plug on YouTube Go.

OnePlus Nord 3 Product Listing Spotted Online

OnePlus Nord 3 Product Listing Spotted Online

OnePlus has been on a roll launching smartphones in the southeast Asian market. The company’s flagship 10 Pro model was as well-received as its budget-centric models. Now, a leaker claims to have spotted a OnePlus Nord 3 product listing.

Telegram Could Soon Unveil Premium Reactions, Stickers

Telegram Could Soon Unveil Premium Reactions, Stickers

Instant messaging service Telegram has paved the way for rival offerings such as WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger in terms of its features and its unrivaled security. However, one key differentiator that separates Telegram from its competition could soon change. The platform appears to be testing out a paid premium tier that unlocks exclusive features.