Snapchat replaces camera button with scanning shortcut to enhance AR experiences

Snapchat has brought its next-generation Scan to the home screen to allow people to easily access the augmented reality (AR)-based utility to identify dogs, food and plants and can use their cameras to solve mathematical equations. The Scan feature last received an update in 2019 to allow users to experience their AR advances. Snapchat’s sire … 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