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KFC launches a limited edition smartphone in partnership with Huawei

KFC has launched a limited edition Android smartphone called Enjoy 7 Plus in China, in partnership with Huawei. Released on 13th July, the phone is powered by a Snapdragon 425 processor, 3,020 mAH battery, has a 5.5 inches screen, fingerprint scanner, 3GB RAM and 32GB storage. A microSD card can expand the phone’s storage up to 128GB. Enjoy 7 Plus is being launched as a …

Game of Thrones filming locations – A virtual tour by Google

Game of Throne’s season 7 will commence on Sunday, 16th July and as expected, the show is being promoted through various ingenious and eye catching ways. Just a few days ago, HBO released an exclusive ‘White Walkers’ limited time Snapchat filter, and the Night King rode around London with his cold un-dead soldiers. Short humorous videos of different actors on the show like Kit Harington and …

Twitter adds more controls to mute notifications option

Twitter has added new filters to their mute notifications option available on their website and in their smartphones app for iOS and Android. The new mute options give you more control by allowing you to mute tweets of certain accounts that you do not wish to see on your timeline. You will not receive SMS or push notifications from the muted accounts. The muted accounts will …

Game of Thrones has a Special New Filter on Snapchat. Here’s how to get it

The seventh season of Game of Thrones, one of the most popular shows of all times, will begin this month. Catering to worldwide fans, HBO has released a special limited time filter for the show. You can become a ‘White Walker’ (the un-dead villain of the North) for sixty minutes by applying the Game of Thrones filter. 

Facebook Messenger adds reactions, filters, masks and screenshots to video chat

Facebook Messenger has been updated with new features for video chat, in version 128.0. The latest updates allow you to decorate yourself and the screen during one-on-one and group video chats, to make the experience more entertaining and memorable. You can add filters, apply masks and effects, show reactions, and take screen shots to save and send pictures of your time together during live chat. …

Snapchat adds voice filters, backdrops and links in new update

Snapchat has released an update which allows you to add website links, backdrops to your snaps and record videos in different voices. The latest update, version 10.12, is now available worldwide for iOS and Android. These features further extend the creative toolset that Snapchat provides to its users to create entertaining and expressive stories.

Snapchat adds On-Demand Geofilter Creation to iPhone app

Snapchat has released a mobile creative studio for iPhone users in United States. Starting from $5.99, Snapchatters will be able to create and submit personalized geo-filters directly in the iOS app. The mobile creative studio is located in Settings > On-Demand Geofilters in the Snapchat app. Although custom geofilters are not a new addition to the app’s features, the creation tool is being introduced on …

Unicode 10 with 56 new Emojis coming soon to iOS and Android

The Unicode Consortium has released Unicode Standard 10 with both core specification and data files. The latest version of Unicode is loaded with 136, 690 characters, and 139 scripts which include four new scripts and 56 new emoji characters. Focusing on delivering to a diverse set of people around the world, the new characters and scripts are added to support lesser-used languages and unique written …

Sega Forever: collection of free classic games come to iOS and Android

Sega has released Sega Forever to bring its iconic characters from the 90s to iOS and Android. Sega Forever is a collection of classic games for smartphones which has launched with Sonic the Hedgehog, Comix Zone, Altered Beast, Kid Chameleon and Phantasy Star II. The games are free with in-app advertisements. You can disable ads forever by making a $1.99 in-app purchase. For now, Sega Forever consists of …

Snap Map: view global stories on a map from friends and places on Snapchat

Snap Map is the latest addition to Snapchat experience in version 10.11 for iOS and Android. Snap Map will change the way you connect to your friends via the app. In real time, the Snap Map will show the location of your friends’ snaps, the places where the most snaps are coming from and what is going on around the world. Another focus of the …