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The thick layer of ice that has covered a Swiss mountain pass for centuries will have melted away completely within a few weeks, a ski resort said Thursday. Following a dry winter, the summer heatwaves hitting Europe have been catastrophic...

By Mehr Ali on Aug 15th, 2022

Xiaomi unveiled a second-gen foldable phone, rounding off a busy week of foldable phone launches that saw Samsung and Motorola reveal foldables of their own. The Mix Fold 2, a follow-up to the Chinese company’s inaugural foldable...

By Mehr Ali on Aug 14th, 2022

Apple continues to remain quiet on its rumored AR/VR headset, but the iPhone maker is looking to ship 1.5 million units of the face-mounted device in 2023 at a price of up to $2,000, according to Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, as reported...

By Mehr Ali on Aug 11th, 2022

Users will be able to leave group chats silently, control who can see their online status and block screenshots on View Once messages. Meta chief executive Mark Zuckerberg said this would help keep WhatsApp messaging “as private...

By Mehr Ali on Aug 10th, 2022

Earth rotates on its axes roughly every 24 hours – or 86,400 seconds. While it’s a timeframe we’ve come to expect, the reality is that due to the world’s imperfect shape and complicated interior, not every day is the same length. Although...

By Mehr Ali on Aug 9th, 2022

Apple to delay the release of iPadOS 16 by about a month to give developers time to iron out bugs, Bloomberg reported on Wednesday.  If accurate, this would mark the first time in years that iPadOS and iOS haven’t been launched...

By Mehr Ali on Aug 7th, 2022

A TikTok Music app maybe in development for the US market, according to multiple reports. As earlier reported by Business Insider, ByteDance filed a trademark application with the USPTO on May 9. The application lists a variety of...

By Mehr Ali on Aug 3rd, 2022

Instagram said Thursday it’s pausing some of the changes it’s been testing on the app after users criticized the platform for becoming too much like short-form video app TikTok. The platform, which is owned by Facebook parent...

By Mehr Ali on Jul 30th, 2022

A new location-sharing feature in the Google Maps app will alert you to the whereabouts of people who already share their location with you. Google Maps’ new location-sharing feature takes some of the guesswork out of wondering...

By Mehr Ali on Jul 30th, 2022

Earth is actually spinning faster than it used to and recently recorded a time that was the fastest scientists had ever seen.  On 29 June 2022, Earth completed one spin in 1.59 milliseconds less than its usual 24-hour rotation,...

By Mehr Ali on Jul 30th, 2022

Apple is reportedly planning to debut a high-end Apple Watch with a larger screen and a new design. Apple increased the screen size with the Series 7 watches last year, which offer an edge-to-edge screen that removes much of the border...

By Mehr Ali on Jul 26th, 2022

Samsung is gearing up the hype machine for the release of its next foldables once again, and ahead of the next Unpacked event on August 10th, mobile president TM Roh has published another blog post making the case that the time for foldables...

By Mehr Ali on Jul 21st, 2022

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has said that the company hopes to start delivering the Cybertruck, its battery-powered electric pickup, in the “middle of next year” during a call for investors. This is a more specific timeline than Musk has...

By Mehr Ali on Jul 21st, 2022

Samsung will reportedly hold its next major “Unpacked” launch event on August 10th, according to a promotional image leaked by Evan Blass. The picture shows the date, alongside what appears to be a blurred image of the unannounced...

By Mehr Ali on Jul 18th, 2022

Tesla’s apparently looking to expand its collection of in-car games… by adding Steam. In a reply to a tweet, Tesla CEO Elon Musk said the company’s “making progress with Steam integration” and that we can expect a demo...

By Mehr Ali on Jul 18th, 2022