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You can move your WhatsApp data from Android to iPhone now

Users switching from an Android phone to an iPhone can now take their WhatsApp data with them. This feature could have a noticeable effect on the mobile market, as many Android users likely hesitated to switch to iPhone for fear of losing their chat data. WhatsApp’s latest update lets users migrate their account information, profile […]

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Telegram founder alleges Apple ‘intentionally cripples’ web apps by not updating WebKit

Apple has seen virtually no end to antitrust allegations over the last few years. Its defense against Epic Games was mostly successful, but regulators in the US and abroad have been probing the company constantly. The latest accusation is that the Cupertino giant is intentionally sabotaging web applications to force users to download native versions […]

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The Floppotron 3.0 is a computer hardware orchestra on steroids

The Floppotron 3.0 is comprised of a whopping 512 floppy disk drives, 16 traditional hard drives and four flatbed scanners. It uses new firmware that was written from scratch and is tied together with a heaping mess of cables, controllers, fuses, 3D printed components and two huge emergency stop buttons. Polish engineer Paweł Zadrożniak has […]

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8BitDo’s accessibility-minded gamepad moves all buttons to the front and makes them easier to push

8BitDo has introduced a new Bluetooth gamepad designed for players with limited mobility. The 8BitDo Lite SE was created in collaboration with two members of the gaming community as an alternative to pricier accessibility-minded solutions. All buttons are positioned on the front face of the controller – this includes triggers, bumpers and stick-click buttons. The […]

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Firefox enables Total Cookie Protection by default for all Windows and Mac users

Firefox’s Total Cookie Protection feature stops websites and third parties from collecting information and tracking your activity across sites you’ve visited. A new update rolling out today enables it by default for Windows and Mac users. If you want to try it out on mobile, it’s available on the Android version of Firefox Focus. Mozilla […]

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Adobe adds basic video editing controls to Lightroom

Adobe isn’t attempting to transform Lightroom into a full-fledged video editing program. Instead, the new additions are likely designed for photographers that shoot the occasional video and want an easy and familiar interface to edit it. Adobe’s latest version of Lightroom now supports video editing across Windows, Mac, Android and iOS. Existing Lightroom users should […]

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Amazon drone service to start deliveries this year, almost a decade after being revealed

In December 2013, when Amazon first revealed its plans to deliver packages using drones, Barack Obama was president, and Russia hadn’t invaded Crimea. Almost a decade later, the tech giant is finally set to launch its drone service, with the town of Lockeford, California, set to receive deliveries from the drones once the Federal Aviation […]