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Thursday, 22 Sep 2016

Opera’s free VPN is now officially available on its desktop browser

Opera’s free VPN is now officially available on its desktop browser

The latest version of Opera's desktop browser, Opera 40, now comes with a free built-in VPN. Opera started testing the feature in a developer version of the browser earlier this year, but it wasn't until now that it rolled it out officially.

Blizzard is dropping the Battle.net name, just shy of its 20th anniversary

Blizzard is dropping the Battle.net name, just shy of its 20th anniversary

Blizzard has said that it will kill off the Battle.net name in the coming months, in favor of a name that will feature the Blizzard brand more prominently. It's been a good run, Battle.net.

Microsoft releases update to remove the Get Windows 10 app

Microsoft releases update to remove the Get Windows 10 app

If you were to check Windows Update, you may now see an update whose sole purpose is to remove all software related to the Windows 10 free upgrade offer.

Wednesday, 21 Sep 2016

Apple’s new macOS Sierra is now available for download

Apple’s new macOS Sierra is now available for download

Starting from today, macOS Sierra will be available as a free update from the Mac App Store. The biggest feature is probably Siri integration, but you'll get other additions like the Universal Clipboard, Apple Pay for the web, and an improved Photos app.

Friday, 16 Sep 2016

Apple is not looking to acquire any streaming services including Tidal

Apple is not looking to acquire any streaming services including Tidal

Apple Music head Jimmy Iovine revealed that the company has no intention to acquire any streaming services including Tidal.

Thursday, 15 Sep 2016

Adoption of iOS 10 beats iOS 9, now installed on 14.5% of iOS devices

Adoption of iOS 10 beats iOS 9, now installed on 14.5% of iOS devices

iOS 10 is one of the most significant updates to iOS in recent times and users have been lapping it up. It is now installed on 14.5% of all iOS devices.

Spotify has 40 million paid subscribers, eclipsing Apple Music's 17 million base

Spotify has 40 million paid subscribers, eclipsing Apple Music's 17 million base

The music streaming war continues with Spotify outpacing Apple Music by a significant margin.

Wednesday, 14 Sep 2016

Samsung may have a temporary fix to prevent your Galaxy Note7 from exploding

Samsung may have a temporary fix to prevent your Galaxy Note7 from exploding

For the safety of its customers, Samsung is said to be rolling out a temporary software update which will limit the maximum battery charge capacity. Read on to find out more!

Tuesday, 13 Sep 2016

UOB is the first bank to enable instant digital credit card issuance

UOB is the first bank to enable instant digital credit card issuance

UOB is throwing its lot behind contactless mobile payment technology. The bank today announced that UOB card members will now be able to enjoy instant digital credit card issuance through their smartphones, making it the first in the world to offer this.

Making self-driving cars a reality - Baidu and NVIDIA team up to develop new AI platform

Making self-driving cars a reality - Baidu and NVIDIA team up to develop new AI platform

Baidu and NVIDIA have announced that they will team up to develop an artificial intelligence platform for self-driving cars.

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