Search engine giant Google started rolling out its new feature of one-on-one voice calls and video calls in the Gmail app, upgrading Google Chat. Reportedly, It's available on both iOS and Android. To use the feature, one can select the phone and video call icon which is available on the top right corner of a one-on-one chat. ''We hope this makes it easier to connect with your colleagues,'' said Google.
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In a shocking incident, an Andhra Pradesh man has been arrested on September 23 for filming her wife's video of committing suicide. Reportedly, the husband who has been identified as Panchalaiah got into a heated argument with Kodamma, his wife on September 21. However, Panchalaiah had sent the footage of his wife's suicide to her in-laws after which an FIR was lodged against him, and was arrested.
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Following a lawsuit that was slapped on Zoom claiming it stealthily transferred the users' personal data to Facebook, Google, and Linkedin, the platform has agreed to pay a settlement fee of $85 million in the USA on August 1. The money will be used to set up ''a non-reversionary cash fund to pay valid claims, notice, any attorneys' fees.'' The settlement is yet to be approved by the court.
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After a year-long wait, Telegram finally introduced group video calls in addition to several interface-level changes. The app also provides an option to transform audio chats into conference calls. Other motion-filled update includes animated backgrounds that change color as you chat, new animated emoji, screen sharing, and more. The London-based instant messaging service's latest venture competes with Facebook Messenger, WhatsApp, Snapchat,… read-more
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UP's Ballia police have arrested a 35-year-old man for making nude calls to 370 women and blackmailing them. In a very unique way, the man used to type any random numbers and after confirming a female using the 'True Caller' app, he used to make the calls and record the screen to blackmail them. Earlier, he was counselled by police in 2020 but he didn't change his habit.
Telegram, a cloud-based mobile and desktop instant messaging app, celebrated its seventh anniversary on August 14. On account of their seventh anniversary, Telegram appended a video call feature. The feature being end-to-end encrypted, provides a secured transmission of data. The feature also supports picture-in-picture mode. The video call feature is available in the Alpha version for both Android and iOS users.
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