WhatsApp Reportedly Working on Quick Replay Feature for Messages, Beta-Testing Security on iOS

Reports have revealed that WhatsApp is trying to introduce something that will increase the speed of listening to audio while playing them back. This will work in a similar way that audio data can be boosted up to 1.5x or 2x while being played back. An audio message is basically a transmitted voice message or … Read more

Apple iOS 16 to Bring Message Filter for Dual-SIM iPhones; Reportedly Fixing Edit Message Feature

Apple is adding a message filter on iOS 16 for people using two SIMs on their iPhones. The new feature will filter messages received by a user into two different categories based on the SIM on which the SMS or iMessage is coming through. The tech giant is reportedly also attempting to improve the edit … Read more

Meta reportedly plans to shut down its viral news tracker CrowdTangle

One thing researchers have used to track the spread of viral stories on Facebook — including ones that spread misinformation — is a tool that Meta owns called CrowdTangle. Based on anonymous sources, Bloomberg reports what many have suspected — that Facebook has largely removed development support from CrowdTangle and is making plans to shut … Read more

Nothing Phone 1 Reportedly Gets TUV SUD Certification, Accessories Likely to Be Available on Flipkart

Nothing Phone 1 will be launched on July 12 through a virtual event called ‘Return to Instinct’ and the company is actively teasing its first smartphone via social media handles and a dedicated microsite. Ahead of the official debut, the handset has reportedly bagged TUV SUD safety certification. Additionally, a screenshot of Flipkart code that … Read more

Oppo Reno 8 Pro Global Variant Reportedly Spotted on Geekbench With MediaTek Dimensity 8100 SoC

Oppo CPH2357 has been spotted on the Geekbench benchmarking website with an octa-core SoC and 12GB of RAM. The model number CPH2357 reportedly belongs to the global variant of the Oppo Reno 8 Pro 5G. The listing of the handset signals towards an imminent global launch. The smartphone is said to be powered by a … Read more

Citing ‘overreaching activism,’ SpaceX reportedly fires workers who decried Musk’s behavior – TechCrunch

To get a roundup of TechCrunch’s biggest and most important stories delivered to your inbox every day at 3 p.m. PDT, subscribe here. There we go, today it’s Friday! We’re planning to spend some quality time with a headset and a collection of amazing TechCrunch podcasts — here’s our roundup of this week’s episodes, enthusiastically … Read more

Tesla layoffs reportedly affect hourly workers, too

According to a report from Electreka wave of layoffs at Tesla may affect hourly workers, despite a company-wide email from Elon Musk on June 3rd saying “Tesla will be reducing salaried headcount by 10% as we have become overstaffed in many areas.” On June 4th, Musk tweeted that “[t]otal headcount will increase, but salaried should … Read more

Nokia G400 5G Variants Reportedly Spotted Ahead of Global Launch

Nokia G400 5G official user guide has been reportedly spotted revealing the names of the three variants of the smartphone. The Nokia G400 was announced at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2022 along with the Nokia C100, Nokia C200, Nokia G100, and Nokia 2760 flip phones. The G400 is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 480 … Read more

Elon Musk’s Behavior an ‘Embarrassment,’ SpaceX Employees Reportedly Say

Employees at SpaceX have written an internal letter to executives of the rocket company expressing concern about the behavior of CEO Elon Musk and calling for improvements to workplace culture, according to a report. “Elon’s behavior in the public sphere is a frequent source of distraction and embarrassment for us, particularly in recent weeks,” reads the … Read more