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Facebook's big plans for Messenger

Facebook's big plans for Messenger

Marcus concedes that as the company raced to build these new features, the app became too cluttered. It's a good plan, considering Messenger has become weighed down with unnecessary add-ons. Facebook Messenger has added chatbots, advertisements, games. When you open Messenger, begin a message, and hit the Plus button, you're taken to a menu with so many extensions that it's dizzying.


Specifications Samsung Galaxy S9 sailed to the network

Specifications Samsung Galaxy S9 sailed to the network

Priced at Rs 12,990 (3GB/32GB) the Samsung Galaxy On7 Prime is expected to go at loggerheads with Xiaomi Mi A1 and the Honor 7X . The Samsung Galaxy S9 is rumored to feature a 5.8-inch Super AMOLED curved display, 4 GB of RAM, and a single rear camera.


Amazon Echo users in India can now choose from over 12000 skills

Amazon Echo users in India can now choose from over 12000 skills

It has become common to find virtual assistants such as Alexa from Amazon in various apparatus including washing machine, smart speakers , and smartphones among other electronics. It has dual 2.0-inch stereo speakers compared to the single 1.4-inch speakers of the Echo Spot. It doesn't conjure up a massive soundstage, but there's a decent stab at audio placement.


Tag: Honor 9 Lite availability

Tag: Honor 9 Lite availability

The Honor 9 Lite has been priced aggressively starting at Rs. 10,999 and will be available from January 21, exclusively on Flipkart . The phone will also come with a 5.65-inch Full HD+ IPS LCD display that boasts a screen resolution of 2160 x 1080 pixels.


Dragon Ball FighterZ Open Beta Will End As Planned, Despite Server Issues

Dragon Ball FighterZ Open Beta Will End As Planned, Despite Server Issues

Over the weekend I was very excited to try out Dragon Ball FighterZ , but when I attempted to log on to the open beta I was met with a message telling me I didn't have permission to access the game. All things considered, with Dragon Ball FighterZ set to launch in less than two weeks from now, it will be interesting to see exactly when the next beta comes and if Arc System Works will add any content to make it different than the last one.


Malaysia to consider review of Tuas Second Link toll: PM Najib

Malaysia to consider review of Tuas Second Link toll: PM Najib

The link will initially comprise five trains and ultimately increase to seven, ferrying up to 10,000 passengers per hour. The original intention had been for it to be operational by this year ( link opens in new tab ). Heavy maintenance is to be outsourced to TEL operator SMRT Trains and undertaken at the TEL's Mandai depot, and there would also be a light maintenance facility at Bukit Chagar.