Meta supports SMB ecommerce app launched by former Facebook CTO – TechCrunch

Meta supports SMB ecommerce app launched by former Facebook CTO – TechCrunch

To get a roundup of TechCrunch’s biggest and most important stories delivered to your inbox each day at 3pm PDT, Subscribe here. Hello crunchers! Wait, that’s a weird nickname, like chewing cereal. What shall we call you all? never mind Tomorrow we will run a Twitter Spaces where Jaquelyn and anita talk about what’s new … Read more

Meta Invests in Take App, a Singaporean Startup Helping Merchants Sell on WhatsApp – TechCrunch

Meta Invests in Take App, a Singaporean Startup Helping Merchants Sell on WhatsApp – TechCrunch

WhatsApp has long since transcended its roots as a simple messaging app for friends to become a key communication tool for businesses looking for a direct channel to their customers’ pockets – both literally and figuratively. Countless companies have turned to the ubiquitous messaging app while building the foundation of their business, which hasn’t gone … Read more

Tinder for book lovers: the new app that brings like-minded readers together | Books

While dating, Tania O’Donnell met a guy online and headed back to his apartment … where he proudly displayed his book collection. “There were about 20 books about Nazi Germany and 10 novels by Andy McNab,” says O’Donnell, an author. “I could feel my vulva building its own chastity belt.” A more uplifting story: Hannah … Read more

Pixel Watch in the Fitbit app seems to confirm battery life

Pixel Watch in the Fitbit app seems to confirm battery life

Ahead of the Pixel Watch launch later this year, the Fitbit app is preparing to add support for Google’s Wear OS smartwatch, including what appears to be battery life confirmation. About APK Insight: In this APK Insight post, we have decompiled the latest version of an application that Google has uploaded to the Play Store. … Read more

Facebook starts testing end-to-end encryption as default in Messenger app | technology

Facebook announced on Thursday that it will begin testing end-to-end encryption as the default option for some users of its Messenger app on Android and iOS. The development comes as the company faces backlash for turning over messages to a Nebraska police department that helped the department bring charges against a teenager and her mother … Read more

Amazon’s redesigned Prime Video app is now available for Apple TV

Amazon’s redesigned Prime Video app is now available for Apple TV

Amazon today updated its Prime Video app for Apple TV with a redesigned user interface similar to other streaming service apps. Like the Netflix app, the redesigned Prime Video app features a new vertical navigation bar on the left and a top 10 list of the service’s popular series and movies. Subscriptions to Prime Video … Read more

The Batteries app brings iOS 16’s new battery percentage icon to Mac

The Batteries app brings iOS 16’s new battery percentage icon to Mac

Just days after Apple reintroduced a battery percentage icon on the latest iPhones, developer Rony Fadel updated his popular Batteries app with a new option to enable a similar-looking battery percentage icon in the Mac’s menu bar. As on iPhone, the battery percentage is shown in the battery icon on Mac for a consistent look … Read more

Unity loses less than feared, cuts outlook as Applovin bids $20 billion for software company

Unity loses less than feared, cuts outlook as Applovin bids  billion for software company

On the same day that Unity Software Inc. received an offer to acquire the company for approximately $20 billion, Unity Software Inc. reported a narrower-than-feared loss and withdrew its guidance for the year, and shares slipped in the extended session. unit U, +1.19% which makes video game engine software that competes with Epic Games Inc.’s … Read more

Parallels Desktop 18 improves Windows app and gaming support on Apple Silicon

Parallels Desktop 18 improves Windows app and gaming support on Apple Silicon

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and as an Amazon Associate and Affiliate may earn commissions on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not affect our editorial content. Parallels Desktop 18 for Mac has been released, with the latest version offering better support for Windows apps on Apple Silicon Macs, as well as a better … Read more