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YouTube releases FreddieMeter tool to help you find out if you sing like Freddie Mercury

Using the FreddieMeter, it shows how closely your voice matches Freddie Mercury’s. It does this by analyzing your pitch, timbre and melody to assign you a score of 0 to 100.

Apple Watch accurately detects irregular heartbeats in US study

Apple Inc's Heart study, the largest yet to explore the role of wearable devices in identifying potential heart problems, found the device could accurately detect atrial fibrillation, the most common type of irregular heartbeat

TikTok app top privacy features: Restrict mode, Comment filter, Report content and more

TikTok removed over six million videos in India which violated their community guidelines since July 2018. TikTok also has several safety features such as Parental Control, Comment Filter, etc to avoid misuse. Here's a look at some.

WhatsApp beta update brings new camera icon, critical bug fix

WhatsApp Android beta 2.19.328 brings in a new camera icon in the app. Earlier the app had a camera logo which resembled the Instagram camera logo, with this update, that has been replaced with a more traditional camera logo.

Facebook bug secretly using iPhone’s camera when users scroll through news feed

Facebook has confirmed a bug in the iOS app that caused iPhone's camera to open when users scrolling through their news feed.

Facebook Pay announced in US, will work on Messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp

Facebook Pay, a new form of payments service has been announced by the company, and it will work across Messenger, Instagram, WhatsApp and the main Facebook app

Instagram Reels to take on TikTok, currently only available in Brazil

With Reels, Instagram isn't following its parent company's path of launching Lasso as a separate app, instead, it will be leveraging its already huge subscriber base to grow the feature.

WhatsApp features for privacy: Screen Lock, Block contacts, Read receipts and more

WhatsApp is among the most secure messaging services out there, thanks to end-to-end encryption, which secures messages, calls, photos, videos, etc. We take a look at six WhatsApp features to keep in mind for privacy.

Instagram covers celebrity video costs — If they avoid politics

The clause has alarmed some of the influencers and creators who have been approached about posting clips on IGTV

Instagram will test hiding likes in the US next week

Instagram has announced that it will begin hiding like counts as part of a US test next week. The testing will be done on selected user accounts.

Here’s how to enable Dark theme on Instagram, Facebook Messenger and YouTube

Dark theme for apps seems to be a popular choice, which is probably why the latest versions of Android and iOS already have this feature. Here's how you can enable Dark mode on apps like Facebook Messenger, Instagram, and YouTube on Android.

WhatsApp Web gets ‘unofficial’ Dark Theme: Here’s how you can enable

WhatsApp is one app that is yet to roll out the Dark theme officially. But there is a way users can get the Dark theme on WhatsApp Web, which is the desktop version of the popular messaging app.