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Comparing iOS 12’s Screen Time vs Android Pie’s Digital Wellbeing Features

Smartphone addiction is a serious issue that is plaguing the modern day user. While it has become a necessity, users can now measure their consumption habits and control them, thanks to a new focus on this area by Apple and Google. With the introduction of Screen Time and Digital Wellbeing in iOS 12 and Android Pie, respectively, Apple and Google have tried to give control …

How to record Skype audio and video calls

Skype is easily one of the most popular voice calling apps on the Internet. If you have always wondered if you can record your audio and video calls, you can do so now in Skype and it works effortlessly. No need to have third-party apps risking your privacy or security! The feature is available on both desktop and mobile versions of Skype, and it’s very easy …

Android Pie vs iOS 12 – Feature Comparison

iOS 12 is a work in progress as it is currently in beta testing, but plenty of user feedback shows that the latest version of Apple’s mobile operating system brings a lot of promise with it. On the other hand, we have Google’s Android Pie, which is officially out for flagship devices like the Pixel series. Let’s get down to brass tacks and see which …

How to apply for Instagram verification and keep your account secure

Instagram has introduced some new security related features, aimed at protecting its users from hacks. This features include authenticity information for popular accounts, verification system for public figures and improvements to how two-factor authentication works on Instagram. The aim behind these measures is to ensure that users know who they are following or interacting with, as well as keep their accounts secure and better protected …

Google’s Gboard can turn selfie into stickers called ‘Minis’

Google has added a new feature called ‘Minis’ to Gboard, which lets users create customized stickers by taking a selfie. This creates a Bitmoji/Memoji like virtual avatar that can be copy and pasted in different apps. The feature works by using a combination of algorithms and neural networks, along with a number of personalization options, to create a digital replica of you.