Google reportedly testing new user interface on Android

Google seems to have rolled out some additions in the Chrome tab recently. According to a report by Android Police, a new content discovery interface called ‘Explore’ has been added to Google Chrome. This new user interface can be accessed on Android by enabling an experimental flag. To be more precise, if you type in chrome://flags in Google Chrome and … Read more Google reportedly testing new user interface on Android

Facebook is Testing ‘Things in Common’ Label For New Friends Discovery

Facebook is testing a new way to get people to make new connections on the social networking site. The company is testing a feature called ‘things in common’, and as the name suggests, it will highlight things that are common between you and a non-friend user. So, for example, if you have a colleague who you … Read more Facebook is Testing ‘Things in Common’ Label For New Friends Discovery

Snapchat’s Android Redesign Spotted in Alpha Testing

Photo-messaging app Snapchat has been spotted testing the new redesign on Android that the company plans to introduce very soon. An engineer Jane Manchun Wong discovered that Snapchat’s Android app hides a rough alpha version of the revamp with an experience more on par with the iOS version, Engadget reported on Sunday, also citing XDA Developers. “Snapchat’s new faster … Read more Snapchat’s Android Redesign Spotted in Alpha Testing

WhatsApp Starts Testing ‘Suspicious Link Detection’ Feature to Limit Spam Circulation: Report

In another move to put a stop to the circulation of spam on its platform, WhatsApp is working on a Suspicious Link Detection feature. The new feature, which is presently said to be under testing, helps users detect suspicious links available within their WhatsApp messages. It is a part of the WhatsApp beta for Android version 2.18.204 … Read more WhatsApp Starts Testing ‘Suspicious Link Detection’ Feature to Limit Spam Circulation: Report

Instagram Spotted Testing New ‘Active At’ Feature on Direct Messaging; Text-Only Stories, Screenshot Alerts Also Coming Soon

Instagram has been spotted testing a new feature on its mobile app. With the new feature, users can see the online status for people that they been conversing with on DMs (Direct Messages). Interestingly, the feature works even if the person is not following your account. Gadgets 360 spotted this feature, along with other users on … Read more Instagram Spotted Testing New ‘Active At’ Feature on Direct Messaging; Text-Only Stories, Screenshot Alerts Also Coming Soon

Why AI Won’t Kill Software Testing

StockSnap One of the most exciting areas in quality assurance (QA) at the moment is the potential impact of machine learning and artificial intelligence. We’re starting to ask the question, what if software could learn to test itself? What if software could automatically track down and eliminate bugs? This is not just fanciful thinking. The 2016-2017 … Read more Why AI Won’t Kill Software Testing

Facebook Messenger Testing Snapchat-Like Streaks, Gets 4K Resolution Photo Support

HIGHLIGHTS For streaks, Messenger shows a lightning bolt icon and days counter Streaks provides a glance to ‘fun facts’ about the most active contacts 4K resolution support is rolling out in limited regions Taking on the competition, Facebook is testing a ‘Streaks’ feature in Messenger that is also used by Snapchat. The Menlo Park, California-headquartered company has … Read more Facebook Messenger Testing Snapchat-Like Streaks, Gets 4K Resolution Photo Support

Nokia 8 Users Can Now Download the Android Oreo Beta Testing Build

Nokia 8 users who are looking forward to getting Android 8.0 Oreo update won’t have to wait too long. HMD Global has opened a new Nokia phones beta labs via a tweet by Chief Product Officer Juho Sarvikas; users will be able to sign up to test the beta build of Android Oreo for Nokia 8via this … Read more Nokia 8 Users Can Now Download the Android Oreo Beta Testing Build

Facebook Is Testing a Tinder-Like Feature on Messenger

It appears Facebook has decided which popular service’s feature it plans to add next to its Messengerapp. The social juggernaut, which has spent much of the past year bringing Snapchat-inspired features across all its core services, is now testing a very Tinder-like feature, users have spotted. A message, “[Name redacted] and 15 others may want to meet up with … Read more Facebook Is Testing a Tinder-Like Feature on Messenger

Apple Starts Testing 5G Millimetre Wave Wireless Technology: Report

Apple is not especially known to be an early adopter in tech world but if reports are to be believed, the Cupertino-based company is already planning to test new advancement in the world of wireless Internet – 5G. Apple has reportedly filed an application to test the next generation of wireless technology, termed as millimetre … Read more Apple Starts Testing 5G Millimetre Wave Wireless Technology: Report