Saturday, April 10, 2021

Social Media

YouTube Shorts may hit markets this year

The short video platform by YouTube, called YouTube Shorts is expected to give TikTok some challenge if its reception in India during its beta testing is anything to go by. The video-sharing platform was reported to have garnered over 3.5...

YouTube Shorts eyes TikTok competition with 3.5 bn daily views in India

NEW YORK: YouTube Shorts — the video-sharing website's quick clips meant to compete with TikTok — are racking up 3.5 billion views a day during beta testing in India, the platform's head said Tuesday. Susan Wojcikci explained the feature in...

WhatsApp to stop working on old phones on Jan 1

The popular instant messaging app WhatsApp will cease to work on older devices from 1 January. According to TechRadar, the app makers have confirmed that those who have smartphones with software older than iOS 9 or Android 4.0.3 won’t be...

Facebook is morphing

Classic Facebook is going away soon FACEBOOK today notified of improvements made to the new Facebook.com. The familiar classic look of Facebook will disappear come September 2020. In its place —which some will take time getting used to— will be...

Social media food trends: MCO’s stress relief

With the MCO loosened and relaxed, there are still certain groups of people continuing their MCO lifestyle — spending time baking masterpieces in their kitchens. In recent weeks, Facebook has been crowded with the sharing of these three recipes...

BTS announce new album ‘Map of the Soul: 7’

The K-pop superstars revealed on Twitter that their new album, "Map of the Soul: 7," will arrive as soon as February 21. "#BTS MAP OF THE SOUL : 7(+ENG/JPN/CHN)," the South Korean boy band tweeted to announce their seventh studio effort, also...

‘Parasite’ to battle ‘Les Miserables’

South Korean black comedy "Parasite" will battle France's "Les Miserables" and Spanish director Pedro Almodovar's "Pain and Glory" for the best international film Oscar, in a shortlist announced recently. The films were among 10 revealed by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences,...

Carey’s Christmas album tops US charts

A quarter-century after releasing her holiday classic that's become one of the season's love-to-hate, hate-to-love clichés, Mariah Carey has finally pushed "All I Want for Christmas Is You" to top the charts for the first time. "We did it," the diva said in a...

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GOF foils five human smuggling attempts over nine days

KUCHING: The General Operations Force (GOF) foiled five human smuggling attempts during operations conducted between Apr 1 and 9. GOF...