This is how Google checks for lags on Android and Chrome OS devices

This is how Google checks for lags on Android and Chrome OS devices

Google is devoting a lot of efforts and time to address lags on its Android and Chrome OS devices. It is using a robot built by Finnish company OptoFidelity to "measure end-to-end latency". Read on to find out more.

Facebook is watching you more closely than you think

Facebook is watching you more closely than you think

Facebook is rolling out more detailed tracking of how you watch videos in your newsfeed, including whether you increase the volume or watch the video in full screen. This is part of its bid to provide more relevant content for users that goes beyond traditional engagement statistics.

Facebook testing Snapchat-inspired photo uploader that includes swipe-able filters and text

Facebook testing Snapchat-inspired photo uploader that includes swipe-able filters and text

Facebook is testing a new photo uploader that includes Snapchat-esque features like swipe-to-preview filters, stickers, and text overlays. The new feature is currently only available to select iOS users.

New Private Chat feature on BlackBerry’s BBM removes names from conversations

New Private Chat feature on BlackBerry’s BBM removes names from conversations

BlackBerry has updated BBM with a new feature called Private Chat, which allows users to hold anonymous conversations by removing names from chat windows.

iOS 8.4 to be released 11pm on Tuesday, an hour ahead of Beats 1 launch

iOS 8.4 to be released 11pm on Tuesday, an hour ahead of Beats 1 launch

Apple's latest mobile OS, iOS 8.4, will be available from 11pm tomorrow, an hour ahead of the launch of Apple's radio service Beats 1.

Apple iOS 9's Low Power mode enables longer battery life by processor throttling

Apple iOS 9's Low Power mode enables longer battery life by processor throttling

Apple iOS 9's Low Power mode is able to extend battery life on your iOS device by throttling the processor. By what extent is performance affected? Read on to find out more.

Facebook allows sign up of Messenger for users without a Facebook account

Facebook allows sign up of Messenger for users without a Facebook account

Starting today, people in the U.S, Canada, Peru and Venezuela can sign up for Facebook Messenger even if they do not have an account with the social network.

Microsoft releases Windows 10 Mobile Insider Preview Build 10149

Microsoft releases Windows 10 Mobile Insider Preview Build 10149

If you’ve chosen to stay on Build 10080 because of the hassles of going to 10136, this latest build is for you, as it doesn’t require you flash your phone to Windows Phone 8.1 first.

What do you think of Windows 10's new Tron-ish wallpaper?

What do you think of Windows 10's new Tron-ish wallpaper?

A new Windows wallpaper is a Big Deal. For Windows 10, Microsoft collaborated with designer Gmunk for a Tron-like inspired wallpaper. What do you think?

Taylor Swift will stream her album "1989" on Apple Music

Taylor Swift will stream her album "1989" on Apple Music

Swifties rejoice, Taylor Swift has just confirmed that she will be streaming her top-selling album "1989" on Apple Music.

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