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Amazon changes logo following complaints it looks like Hitler

If you were one of the people who looked at Amazon’s new logo and felt uncomfortable by its apparent resemblance to Adolf Hitler, here’s some good news: the company has altered the image, lessening its resemblance to the Third-Reich leader.The unlikely-sounding scenario came after Amazon launched its main shopping-app logo in January, replacing the previous […]

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WhatsApp adds one-to-one voice and video calling to its desktop app

WhatsApp has added support for private and secure one-to-one voice and video calls to its Windows and Mac desktop apps. The addition might not appeal to those that prefer to use the mobile version of WhatsApp but for desktop warriors, it’s a nice alternative to Zoom.The Facebook-owned messaging and VoIP service said that over the […]

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UK regulator to investigate Apple’s App Store ToC over alleged anticompetitive behavior

In the US Apple is currently embroiled in a high-profile case with Epic Games, but is also facing heat from the US Department of Justice, several state attorneys general, the House Judiciary’s antitrust subcommittee, and several smaller lawsuits from developers. Now its name is beginning to pop up with UK and EU regulators over the […]

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Qualcomm wants to improve wireless audio quality with Snapdragon Sound certification

Qualcomm wants to boost wireless sound quality on a variety of products that utilize Snapdragon chips, so it’s combining its hardware and software technologies under a unified branding called Snapdragon Sound. The company aims to make it easier to shop for a great wireless audio experience that is more seamless and integrated across a range […]

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Samsung’s Isocell 2.0 pushes mobile camera technology forward

Samsung way back in 2013 introduced a new mobile camera technology called ISOCELL. As Tim noted in his feature on smartphone camera hardware a year later, Samsung with ISOCELL utilized physical barriers between each photodetector on their sensors to reduce crosstalk, which subsequently boosted color fidelity and let pixels absorb more light. The metallic material […]

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RTX 3080 Ti, RTX 3070 Ti rumored to feature Ethereum mining limiter

Nvidia’s decision to limit the Ethereum mining performance of the RTX 3060 was a move welcomed by most gamers, and while the company said it wouldn’t be hamstringing the performance of any current cards on the market, it never said anything about future models. According to new rumors, team green’s upcoming RTX 3080 Ti—and probably […]

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Razer unveils its Anzu smart glasses featuring integrated speakers

Razer is joining the list of companies selling ‘smart glasses’ featuring integrated speakers around the temple areas. The $199 Razer Anzu comes with two sets of lenses and is available with different frame shapes, while the highlight is the built-in speakers and touch controls.Audio-enabled glasses aren’t new; Bose’s Frames sunglasses have been around for a […]