Author Archives: Sarah Stokes

France’s Saip emergency smartphone app failed during Nice attack

App created by French government to warn people of terrorist incidents sent out alert hours after truck attack had happened

                      The French government has vowed to overhaul its new emergency smartphone app designed to alert the public to an ongoing terror attack after it malfunctioned during this week’s attack on Nice. The government’s instant alert app, created after last November’s terrorist attacks across Paris […]

The iOS app will turn your photos into paintings !

Prisma, is a new app, which will make your Instagram filters passé and has gone viral

  Apple iOS users take note: Prisma, is a new app, which will make your Instagram filters passé. Prisma lets you convert your pictures into works of art, following the styles of Van Gogh, Picasso, Levitan, according to the company’s website. Prisma relies on neural networks and artificial intelligence in order to turn your photos […]

Smartphone app makes solar panels more effective

Smartphone app makes solar panels more effective

  A smartphone app that may help increase the efficiency of solar cells by up to 40 per cent has been developed by a young researcher in Canada and is being used in more than 130 countries. The Simply Solar app helps find out when solar panels are facing the most effective direction and works using […]

as soon Post in 45 different languages on Facebook

45 different languages on Facebook

New York, July 2 : Social networking giant Facebook will soon make it easy for you to communicate with a global audience. The company is introducing a new software that automatically translates your posts to several different languages, a media report said on Saturday. The software makes your published posts visible to people in their […]

Privacy control post is a hoax, clarifies Facebook

Privacy control post is a hoax, clarifies Facebook

  You may have noticed many users copy pasting a post on their Wall alleging Facebook may soon compromise all your private data. Now, Facebook has clarified that it is a hoax. In fact, that post is believed to have surfaced back in 2012. Facebook issued a statement saying: “You may have seen a post telling you to copy […]

Samsung Galaxy Note7, S8 will unlock with your eyes

Samsung Galaxy Note7, S8 will unlock with your eyes

Samsung is one of the first tech brands in the world to launch a tablet with an iris scanner. With fingerprint scanners on present phones being a great form of security, it’s time to raise the bar to a higher level. Earlier phones and smartphones did not have any security features—probably we did not need […]

WhatsApp share music, larger emojis for iOS users

as soon WhatsApp allow users to share music, send larger emojis for Apple iOS users

Popular instant messaging app WhatsApp will reportedly be launching some new features for the users who are using Apple’s mobile operating system iOS. The new features will include music share features and larger emoji. German publication Macerkopf first spotted the upcoming features and shared come screenshots. The features were seen in the WhatsApp for iOS […]

Upload video up to 140-seconds on Twitter now

Upload video up to 140 seconds on Twitter now

Micro-blogging website Twitter now lets anyone create video tweets up to 140-seconds-long from the previous 30-second limit, a media report said on Wednesday. Soon, you may also begin to see longer videos on Vine, a short-form video sharing service. The six-second format will stay but it can now act as “previews” for 140-second videos, technology […]

Facebook looking to “reinvent the inbox”

Facebook is looking to mix up the formula slightly, though, placing recent conversation threads and users’ most frequently contacted friends on the launch screen, which is now called ‘Home’, Digital Spy said. PanARMENIAN.Net – Inboxes have always been the same – messages appear chronologically and everybody knows what to expect. “Up until now, most inbox […]