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Google Voice finally gets group chat in its first update in 5 years

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Google just delivered a very long overdue update to Google Voice.

The company introduced a set of new apps for Google Voice on iOS, Android and the web — the platform’s first major update in five years. The redesigned apps now support group and photo messaging, voicemail transcription in Spanish and sport a new layout that makes the apps easier to navigate.

The new “cleaner and more intuitive” design ditches Google Voice’s…

Snapchat’s iPhone app just got a lot easier to use

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Snapchat’s major redesign is here.

As expected, the app’s new look, which features a search bar and several other UI nips and tucks to make it easier to use, is now live for iOS users.

One of the things first-time Snapchat users complain about is how complicated and confusing the user interface is. You can swipe up, down, left and right, and many of the icons have no explanation. Most people just don’t know where to…

Pocket-sized Dobby selfie drone is cute, tiny and way frustrating

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It’s a good bet that Japanese company Zero Tech was unaware of the Harry Potter connection when it named its pocket-sized drone Dobby. While that tiny house elf won us over with his tenacity and heroics, the little Dobby drone is mostly a disappointment.

It’s not all bad. In fact, there’s a lot of promise in Dobby.

The little quadcopter folds up into a pill-like-shape and easily fits in most pockets and small bags. It ships with two batteries, each one snaps easily into the belly of the…

Uber is launching food delivery service in its fastest growing market

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Uber is bringing its on-demand food delivery service, UberEATS, to India three years after it piloted in Los Angeles. The taxi-aggregator is in talks with local restaurants and delivery partners before taking the service live.

UberEATS is a standalone app and is accessible in 58 locations globally, including a host of Asian cities such as Bangkok, Singapore, Tokyo and Taipei.

“I am incredibly excited…







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Hugo Barra is leaving Xiaomi

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Hugo Barra, the public face of Xiaomi, is leaving the company.

Barra announced today he is leaving what is often referred to as “Apple of China” after over three-and-a-half years of his stay at the company. Barra served as Vice President of Xiaomi’s Global efforts. Under his leadership, the Chinese company expanded to India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore and more recently, the European and US markets….

Samsung’s Galaxy Note7 investigation reveals two major battery problems

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The long and tumultuous story of the Galaxy Note7 smartphone finally has a conclusion now that Samsung has released the findings of its investigation into the exploding incidents that led to the device’s recall.

At a press conference on Sunday, the Korean electronics giant produced the details of what exactly went wrong with the smartphone that initially received glowing reviews, but soon was…

Samsung’s Galaxy Note7 investigation reveals two major battery problems

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The long and tumultuous story of the Galaxy Note7 smartphone finally has a conclusion now that Samsung has finally released the findings of its investigation into the exploding incidents that led to the device’s recall.

At a press conference on Sunday, the Korean electronics giant laid out the details of what exactly went wrong with the smartphone that initially received glowing reviews, but soon…

Women of the tech world march for their companies and their causes

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Hours after Donald Trump was sworn in as president, and the night before 1 million women marched on Washington, Lauren Schulte knew she had to figure out how her tech company would navigate America’s new future.

7 can’t-miss apps: Color by Disney, ‘Time Turner’ and more

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After an eventful weekend, you may need to take some time away from your news apps. Instead, check out some of our favorite apps from this week that might make your day-to-day life a little easier and funner.

Each weekend, we round up a few of our favorite new and updated apps. This week’s list includes a time travel game, an adult coloring app by Disney and an app that helps you learn languages faster by connecting you with a native speaker.

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Virtual reality offers spooky, realistic view of Trump in the Oval Office

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A new virtual reality experience for the HTC Vive is dedicated to depicting the newly elected President Donald Trump. But it doesn’t deliver the post-inauguration fanfare some might expect.