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Snapchat will let you pose your Bitmoji on your profile in 3D

2 monthes ago   |   By The Verge

Some Bitmoji in 3D. | Image: Snap
Snap is introducing the ability to pose your Bitmoji avatar on your Snapchat profile in 3D, the company announced on Monday. For your 3D Bitmoji, you'll be able to pick from more than 1,200 combinations of body poses, facial expressions, gestures, and backgrounds, according to Snap.
You can get a look at some of the options available in the image at the top of this post and in the one below. It looks like there will be a lot of fun ways to pose your Bitmoji to represent you.
Snap says the feature is rolling out on Monday, but I haven't been able to access...
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UK and allies accuse Chinese state-backed group of Microsoft hack

UK and allies accuse Chinese state-backed group of Microsoft hack

2 monthes ago   |   By The Guardian

British foreign secretary says Beijing will be held to account if it does not stop ‘systematic cyber sabotage' Britain has joined with the US and other allies in formally accusing Chinese state-based hacking groups of being behind the exploitation of an estimated 250,000 Microsoft Exchange servers worldwide earlier this year. The UK foreign secretary said the cyber-attack amounted to “a reckless but familiar pattern of behaviour”, in an announcement released on Monday.
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WhatsApp now allows to join a group call even after it's started

2 monthes ago   |   By WMPoweruser

WhatsApp today announced that it will allow users to join a group call, even after it's started. This feature will reduce the burden of answering a group call as soon as it starts. Even if someone in the group misses a call when the phone rings, they can still join later. Users can also drop-off...
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How to join a WhatsApp call after it's already started

2 monthes ago   |   By The Next Web

WhatsApp has launched a new feature that makes it easy to hop onto a call after it's already started. The “joinable calls” feature should be handy for the perennially tardy. WhatsApp says it also brings the spontaneity and ease of in-person chats to group calls: Some of the best conversations happen when you least expect it. Now, if someone in your group misses a call when the phone rings, they can still join whenever they like. You can also drop-off and re-join so long as the call is still ongoing. The joinable calls will remain end-to-end encrypted. WhatsApp has also integrated...
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WhatsApp adds Joinable calls, a way to hop on group calls after they started - CNET

2 monthes ago   |   By CNET

The Facebook-owned app will let you join group calls even if you missed your phone when it rang.
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WhatsApp will let you join group calls after they start

WhatsApp will let you join group calls after they start

2 monthes ago   |   By The Verge

Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge
WhatsApp is rolling out a new joinable calls feature which will let you hop onto group calls after they've started, the Facebook-owned company announced Monday. The new feature means you'll be able to join a call with your friends and family when you're ready, kind of like what you can do with a group Zoom or Google Meet call right now. Given the massive popularity of WhatsApp, this could be a useful feature for many people who communicate over the messaging service.
You can get an idea of how the interface for hopping onto calls works in the image...
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