Facebook Announces E-commerce Updates, Expands ‘Shops’ to WhatsApp and Facebook Marketplace

Facebook Inc. is reportedly making it easier to shop and for online retailers to get their products discovered by a wide customer base and boost sales. After Instagram and Facebook, the social media giant is expanding its ‘Shops’ to popular messaging app, WhatsApp in several countries across the globe. Shops was launched last year by… Continue reading Facebook Announces E-commerce Updates, Expands ‘Shops’ to WhatsApp and Facebook Marketplace

Video Streaming Platform YouTube Officially Rolls out Picture-in-Picture mode for iOS Devices

Globally popular video streaming platform, YouTube has been working towards enhancing user experience on both Android and iOS. YouTube has recently announced it will be rolling out its picture-in-picture support for iOS and iPadOS which will allow users to play videos in the background while using other apps. However, a report suggest the picture-in-picture feature… Continue reading Video Streaming Platform YouTube Officially Rolls out Picture-in-Picture mode for iOS Devices

Volvo Cars Joins Forces with Swedish Battery Maker Northvolt to Develop Sustainable Batteries for EVs

Swedish automotive company, Volvo Car announced a strategic partnership with leading battery company Northvolt for the development and production of sustainable batteries. The new batteries will be tailored to power the next-generation Volvo and Polestar electric cars. Under the partnership, the two companies will also set up a gigafactory, the location of which is undisclosed… Continue reading Volvo Cars Joins Forces with Swedish Battery Maker Northvolt to Develop Sustainable Batteries for EVs

Spotify Announces Acquisition of Podcast Startup Podz to Simplify Podcast Discovery on its Portal

Swedish audio streaming and media services provider Spotify announced acquisition of a podcast startup, Podz to enhance podcast discovery on its platform. The recent acquisition marks another step in Spotify’s ambition to dominate the podcasting and audio entertainment market. Spotify also rolled out its subscription platform for podcasts back in April to vie with fierce… Continue reading Spotify Announces Acquisition of Podcast Startup Podz to Simplify Podcast Discovery on its Portal

Smartphone Brands OnePlus and Oppo Further Strengthen Ties with a Merger, Aim to Develop Better and Efficient Products for Consumers

Renowned smartphone brand OnePlus officially announced its merger with the Chinese smartphone brand, Oppo, in a bid to combine capabilities of each smartphone companies to gain a robust footing against tech behemoth like Xiaomi. OnePlus officials announced a new journey for the company with a stronger partnership with Oppo, its sister smartphone brand. The merger… Continue reading Smartphone Brands OnePlus and Oppo Further Strengthen Ties with a Merger, Aim to Develop Better and Efficient Products for Consumers

Highly anticipated Battle Royale Game Battlegrounds Mobile India Inches Closer to Release, Likely to be launched on June 18

Battlegrounds Mobile India has made headlines ever since its announcement back in May. The game has garnered a lot of attention over the last few weeks, primarily with rising speculations about its release date and specifications. Ever since the pre-registrations of Battleground Mobile India begin, hard-core fans of the game PUBG Mobile have been eagerly… Continue reading Highly anticipated Battle Royale Game Battlegrounds Mobile India Inches Closer to Release, Likely to be launched on June 18

Payment Technology Platform dLocal Announces Strategic Partnership with Amazon, Opens Brazilian Market for Global Merchants

dLocal, which is the only payments technology platform that connects local and global payment systems across emerging markets, announced a strategic partnership with e-commerce giant Amazon.com, Inc. The partnership is expected to open a path for the international and global vendors to sell their products on Amazon.com Brazil marketplace in a first. dLocal is a… Continue reading Payment Technology Platform dLocal Announces Strategic Partnership with Amazon, Opens Brazilian Market for Global Merchants

boAt Unveils Latest Smartwatch Xtend Equipped with Built-in Alexa, To Launch in India Soon

boAt, India’s prominent electronics brand, recently announced the arrival of a new wearable, boAt Xtend with built-in Alexa and will be launching in India soon. Amazon listing is live for the product and numerous specs and features are out now. The budget-friendly smartwatch will be sold as an Amazon exclusive one and will be available… Continue reading boAt Unveils Latest Smartwatch Xtend Equipped with Built-in Alexa, To Launch in India Soon

Facebook Acquires Seattle-based VR game developer BigBox VR to boost its VR Game Studios Portfolio

Social media and tech giant Facebook recently announced the acquisition of a popular virtual reality game developer, Big Box VR. The makers of the battery royale VR game ‘Population: One’ will be a part of Facebook’s Oculus Studios. Over the recent past, Facebook has acquired numerous virtual reality game studies and the acquisition of Seattle-based… Continue reading Facebook Acquires Seattle-based VR game developer BigBox VR to boost its VR Game Studios Portfolio