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This is the biggest redesign in Snapchat's history

This is the biggest redesign in Snapchat's history

Since the launch of Discover, "we've had very strong views on the value of content", he added. The Friends feed will list most recent chats followed by a user's best friends as determined by Snapchat's algorithm. The move could have negative consequences for publishers, who are accustomed to their stories appearing in a central feed alongside stories from users' friends, likely generating more views as a result.


Microsoft announces major expansion at Redmond campus

Microsoft announces major expansion at Redmond campus

Microsoft isn't looking to relocate, unlike its fellow Washington-based tech company Amazon . The company says its project will include renovations and new construction and will take 5 to 7 years. It's an investment that's good for our employees, good for the Puget Sound community, and makes good sense for our shareholders. Microsoft also plans to change the exterior of the campus for the better.


EA says why Battlefront 2 loot boxes didn't focus on cosmetics

EA says why Battlefront 2 loot boxes didn't focus on cosmetics

The loot boxes in Star Wars Battlefront II couldn't contain cosmetic items because EA didn't want to mess with Star Wars' established fiction, the publisher says. "So, there might be things that we can do cosmetically, and we're working with Lucas [film] on that". "It's an wonderful brand that's been built over many, many years".


WhatsApp for iPhone Now Lets you Play YouTube Videos Without Leaving App

WhatsApp for iPhone Now Lets you Play YouTube Videos Without Leaving App

Users can also jump between different chats without the clip pausing or closing, The Independent reports. The new WhatsApp update also lets users record much longer audio messages than had been possible previously. Coming to the second recording lock feature, you can lock a recording while sending. Along the way to becoming the no.1 messaging app, it has added many useful features like the ability to share documents, images, videos and media, real-time location.


Jaguar XE SV Project 8 claims Nürburgring record for production four-door

Jaguar XE SV Project 8 claims Nürburgring record for production four-door

This Nurburgring Nordschleife record validates the success of such extensive changes'. Its all-wheel drive ensures the lap itself is tidier than you might expect for a mightily powered Jag. It's by some margin the maddest Jaguar road auto yet, and perhaps should be for £149,995, a £102k mark-up on the next most powerful XE. John Edwards, Jaguar Land Rover Special Operations Managing Director, added, "SVO exists to push the boundaries of performance, luxury and all-terrain capability".


Xiaomi Redmi 5 leaks in press renders

Xiaomi Redmi 5 leaks in press renders

Starting with the tech specifications, the Xiaomi Redmi 5 sports a 5.7-inch 18:9 aspect ratio display . And now, the Xiaomi is reportedly again set to launch an all-new series of smartphones in India. However, not much information has been revealed by the report but images do reveal that the smartphone will have a Type 2 micro-USB port and two single-grille speakers placed at the bottom.