Google Chrome 93 features newly revamped closed tabs menu, WebOTP desktop API support, plus

Chrome 93 is now being deployed by Google on Android, iOS, Mac and Windows platforms. It brings changes to the newly closed tabs feature, replaces the lock icon for HTTPS web addresses, and various other features and updates. In addition, Chrome 93 for Android is getting a changed dark theme, with the dark background becoming … Read more

The zoom update adds ‘Raise hand’, ‘Thumbs up’ gesture on iPad, hover mode, mobile to desktop call switching, more

Zoom has added some new features with its latest update this week for desktop, iPad and Zoom Phone. This includes a new focus mode, the ability to transfer meetings from mobile to desktop, limit screen sharing to meetings with external participants, and automatic gesture recognition reactions for iPad users who can now use ‘Raise your … Read more

WhatsApp for Android testing new payment shortcut, desktop users get beta program

WhatsApp for Android seems to be getting a payment shortcut in the chat bar. The new feature is initially available to beta testers in India. Separately, WhatsApp has released a beta program for WhatsApp for Desktop users to test unannounced features designed for Windows and macOS. WhatsApp for iPhone is also developing a redesigned contact … Read more

Intel ‘Arc’ brand announced for gaming GPUs; The first discrete desktop and laptop models will be launched in 2022

Intel announced its new Intel Arc brand for high-performance consumer discrete GPUs, as well as add-on software and services, primarily aimed at gamers. The first models for desktops and laptops will be released in 2022. In addition, the company released the first of its genre codenames that refer to future products. ‘Alchemist’, formerly known as … Read more