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Technology News on Monday, December 6th, 2021

👉WhatsApp announces multiple durations for ‘Disappearing Messages’: Here’s how to enable❗️ link 👉🏽Sony fires PlayStation exec who allegedly appeared in pedophile sting video❗️ link 👉🏿Apple partners with Boys & Girls Clubs of America to expand ‘Everyone Can Code’ curriculum❗️ link 👉Toshiba Fire TV M-Series promises better picture quality with HDR, local dimming❗️ link 👉🏽Halo Infinite…
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Motorola’s first Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 phone is launching this week

Qualcomm officially announced its latest flagship chipset in early December and it doesn’t look like we’ll be waiting too long to see the tech power a new Android device. Motorola looks set to unveil the Moto Edge X30 this week (December 9) in China …❗️ read more

Type ‘let it snow’ on the Apple Store app for a holiday Easter egg

While it wasn’t typical for the company to add Easter eggs on its apps or keynotes invitations a few years ago, Apple has been doing that for a while now. For example, ever since the …❗️ read more

Accessibility Hack: How to Control Your Apple Watch With Hand Gestures

Instead of tapping the screen, you use your watch-wearing hand to perform specific actions by pinching or double pinching your fingers, clenching or double clenching your hand, and tilting your arm. AssistiveTouch is …❗️ read more

Master Chief’s biggest test: Making Microsoft’s Halo Infinite worth playing

Halo is already one of the most popular video game franchises ever. The newest version of the Xbox game has a lot to prove. Ian Sherr headshot.❗️ read more

Halo Infinite campaign review: playing the hits

You’ll be able to play Halo Infinite’s campaign on Game Pass, sure, but this was already a series where interest heavily skewed toward multiplayer, and now the only part of the game Microsoft is directly charging for is the single-player mode.❗️ read more

Toshiba Fire TV M-Series promises better picture quality with HDR, local dimming

Toshiba says the M550KU TVs have “up to 48” zones of local dimming, but didn’t provide more detail by press time. Typically larger TVs in a series have more dimming zones, so it’s likely the number on the 55- and 65-inch models is lower.❗️ read more

Apple partners with Boys & Girls Clubs of America to expand ‘Everyone Can Code’ curriculum

Apple has announced today that it is teaming up with the Boys & Girls Clubs of America to launch a new program designed to expand the availability of its Everyone Can Code curriculum. The announcement comes in celebration of Computer Science Education …❗️ read more

Sony fires PlayStation exec who allegedly appeared in pedophile sting video

This screenshot from an amateur sting video allegedly shows PlayStation executive George Cacioppo. People v. Preds. A Sony senior vice president who worked on the PlayStation Network has been terminated from his job after getting caught up in an …❗️ read more

WhatsApp announces multiple durations for ‘Disappearing Messages’: Here’s how to enable

When enabled by default, all new one-on-one chats (you or another person) starts will be set to disappear at your chosen duration. To get started, go to your Privacy settings and select ‘Default Message Timer.’.❗️ read more