WorldKoins is an app that converts leftover currency into digital eGift cards

A new mobile app called WorldKoins was introduced in collaboration with AirAsia, which fundamentally lets travelers convert their remaining currency to eGift cards and vouchers that can be used to shop online from their smartphones. The service is a six-months pilot program that will end in April 2018 and will be available to all travelers…

You will soon be able to delete accidental messages on WhatsApp

Have you ever sent a wrong message to a friend or group chat on WhatsApp? These embarrassing mistakes will be history soon, as WhatsApp is rolling out a feature that allows you to delete specific messages in a chat within seven minutes. Deleting messages for everyone allows you to delete specific messages…

UOB launches its all-in-one UOB Mighty mobile app

UOB Mighty, an all-in-one banking mobile app has been launched by United Overseas Bank (UOB) Malaysia, that integrates dining, banking and payment features into one app. The app lets users transform their smartphones into digital wallets as well as enjoying incredible dining deals in Malaysia and across the region. The…

Rumor: Google is emulating Apple’s strategy for its 2018 Pixel lineup

  Less than three weeks after the unveiling of the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL phones, online portal Droid-Life claims that it has obtained information on Google’s plans for their successors next year.   A reliable source reportedly told Droid-Life that Google might be working on three Pixel phones…

Simple step to install Lucee in Ubuntu Server

Installation of Lucee on your local machine, following this help link : How to Set Up Railo CFML Engine with Tomcat and Apache on a Debian 7 or Ubuntu 13 VPS Open your terminal and follow the instruction given below Commands : aptitude update aptitude -y upgrade Installing Apache aptitude -y…

JD.com launches luxury ecommerce platform

JD.com, a China-based retailer, has launched Toplife, a new, full-price luxury ecommerce shopping platform with online shopping platform.    The new ecommerce platform gives high-end brands to enter the Chinese market and reach a wider audience. The launch of a separate shopping online store for luxury items was motivated by…

Instagram partners with BigCommerce, Shopify

Instagram, a Facebook`s application, has partnered with BigCommerce and Shopify to integrate ecommerce capabilities into its platform.   Instagram has been working with both ecommerce platforms over the past year to test out features, and is now moving forward with broader deployments. BigCommerce and Shopify also offer merchants ecommerce integrations with the core Facebook…

iOS 11.0.2 update fixes crackling audio during calls, but not battery life issues

  Apple has just pushed out iOS 11.0.2 to compatible iPhones, iPads, and iPods. It’s the second iOS 11 update in two weeks, and it fixes a problem that was found with calls made using the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus.   Both iPhone 8 and 8 Plus owners reported…

The Pirate Bay is mining cryptocurrency with visitor’s CPU

It has been discovered that torrent site The Pirate Bay has been operating a cryptocurrency miner. The site’s visitors learned that The Pirate Bay exploits a user’s CPU to mine Monero digital coins, through JavaScript code found on the torrent site.   When users browsed specific pages on The Pirate Bay,…

Instagram has changed the way it autoplays audio files

Along with autoplaying videos, Instagram has now made the decision to autoplay audio from videos depending how you browse videos during a session.   Here’s how it works: With the latest update, audio will be off by default. If you tap to turn the sound on for one video (by clicking…