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India Asks WhatsApp to Curb Spread of False Messages

HIGHLIGHTS False texts have led to a series of lynchings across the country Five were beaten to death on Sunday in a fresh incident of lynching India is WhatsApp’s biggest market in the world India has asked Facebook-owned WhatsApp messenger to take steps to prevent the circulation of false texts and provocative content that have led to a series of lynchings and mob ... Read More »

How to send Android SMS messages with Amazon Echo, and why it’s a big deal

If you got a Google Home Mini to go with your Android phone this Christmas, one of the first things you probably asked it to do was send a text. But instead of asking what you wanted to say, your Google Home said this: Sorry, I can’t send texts yet. But starting today, if you ask the same question to your Amazon Echo, it ... Read More »

Twitter gets graphic with videos in direct messages and a GIF library for all

Twitter just added two handy new features to its network, and both are about the miracle of the moving image. The company is currently rolling out the ability to send videos via direct message (DM) in Twitter for mobile, as well as a searchable GIF library to spice up your tweets on most platforms. Why this matters: The addition of ... Read More »