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Convert Videos to MP4 with Movavi

Convert Videos to MP4 with Movavi

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Over the past few years, MP4 video format has significantly increased its popularity and now is probably known and used worldwide. And that is no surprise. Such videos are supported by most programs and devices, as well as they are easier to upload online. Plus, despite the higher degree of compression, they still tend to be of better quality. So why don’t you turn your videos into MP4 ones? What you need is a super fast Video-to-MP4 converter that is able to change the file format in a matter of seconds and keep the original quality of the video. Movavi Video Converter ticks all of the boxes. Let’s have a closer look. The program lets you add and process several multimedia files simultaneously – this doesn’t slow down the program’s efficiency at all. You can add the videos yourself, or a
536 Million Users to Log Onto Internet in Indian Languages by 2021, Finds Google-KPMG Study

536 Million Users to Log Onto Internet in Indian Languages by 2021, Finds Google-KPMG Study

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An estimated 536 million Indians are expected to use regional languages while online by 2021, complemented by increasing affordability of devices and data charges and availability of more local content, a report by Google-KPMG says. The report estimates that Hindi Internet users (at 201 million) will outnumber those accessing the Web in English at 199 million by 2021. India is expected to have 735 million Internet users by the same time from 409 million in 2016. Interestingly, a significant number of Indian language Internet users already access government services, classifieds, news and payment services "exclusively online". Indic language users are not just accessing chat apps and digital entertainment but are also opting for digital payments methods. In 2016, the total number of ...
Google Chief Game Designer Noah Falstein Quits Company to Make Games

Google Chief Game Designer Noah Falstein Quits Company to Make Games

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Google Chief Game Designer Noah Falstein has left the company. This is surprising for a couple of reasons. First, Google never publicly announced his appointment. Secondly, Google doesn’t make games. It’s content in being a platform rather than a game studio. Falstein joined Google four years ago. Though his job change wasn’t noticed till much later. He touches upon the reasons for his departure in a blog post: “Four years ago this month I became Google’s Chief Game Designer. It seemed an auspicious time to be able to make games at a company known for its world-spanning technology,” Falstein wrote. “Unfortunately, the opportunity to actually build the big, consequential games that I had been hired to help create failed to materialise, even as the world market for games has continued t
Google IO 2017: dates, rumors and news for Google’s big developer conference

Google IO 2017: dates, rumors and news for Google’s big developer conference

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Google has already done some streamlining of its myriad chat apps , announcing in March plans to shutter Google Talk for good, pull SMS support from Hangouts and remove some of the quirky Lab experiments from Gmail. This is in an effort to "focus and prioritize" on the features and apps Google deems more important, and could be just the start of a chat service spring cleaning we'll learn more about at IO. It's time once again to begin gearing up for Google IO, the search giant's annual developer conference that's always full of surprises. Actually, scratch that: Google is calling this year's event an "outdoor developer festival", so grab your party hat and get ready to celebrate all things Android, Chrome, and more. The Google IO 2017 dates are May 17 through May 19 , and it's all goi...
Reddit Rolls Out User Profiles Amid Site Makeover

Reddit Rolls Out User Profiles Amid Site Makeover

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Social media network Reddit announced on Tuesday that it will begin rolling out public profiles for users, the latest in a series of changes aimed at boosting engagement on the hugely popular site. With the change, users will be able to post content directly to their profile pages and follow other individuals' pages, in line with the model of social networks such as Facebook and Twitter. For more than a decade, Reddit has revolved around forums dedicated to topics ranging from politics to facial hair. While the forums attract vast audiences, users have struggled to share personal content due to rules banning self-promotion, said Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian. "If you yourself are someone who wants to share something, it's pretty daunting," he said in an interview. The feature will d...
Lego Life Is a Social Network for Children to Create, Share, and Discover Lego Builds

Lego Life Is a Social Network for Children to Create, Share, and Discover Lego Builds

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Lego, the toy company known for making plastic bricks for children to connect, assemble, and construct all sorts of things, is moving into the realm of social networks. Yep, you read that right. Lego has launched a new Instagram-like platform for young Lego enthusiasts called Lego Life, which is billed as a central hub for children to share their creations, get inspired, and interact with other budding ones. Most, if not all, social networks have an age limit of 13 and over. So while there are thousands of communities for adult Lego fans to share their creations – from Facebook, Pinterest, Reddit, or Flickr – those same Internet spaces aren’t always conducive or healthy for a child’s upbringing. That’s why Lego Life is built for fans aged 13 or below, allowing them to browse safely whil
Twitter Starts Testing View Counts to Surface the Best Videos

Twitter Starts Testing View Counts to Surface the Best Videos

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Twitter has reportedly started showing view count on videos for some users as the social network continues to experiment with video related features on its platform. Much like other social media platforms, Twitter has also been trying to figure out video features that are desired by its users so that it can stay relevant. The view count on videos, which was first spotted by BuzzFeed's Dorsey Shaw, is now showing up for some people right next to the usual timer, as pointed out in a report by Mashable. "As video consumption continues to increase on Twitter, we are constantly experimenting with ways to provide a rich video experience," a Twitter spokesperson told Mashable via email. "View counts provide helpful context on the popularity of a video, and we are exploring this feature to hel...
Visa CEO Charles Scharf to Resign, Former American Express President Alfred Kelly to Take Over

Visa CEO Charles Scharf to Resign, Former American Express President Alfred Kelly to Take Over

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Visa Inc said Chief Executive Charles Scharf, who orchestrated the company's reunion with its European affiliate, is stepping down and will be succeeded by former American Express Co President Alfred Kelly. Kelly, who already sits on Visa's board of directors, will take over as CEO following Scharf's resignation, which is effective December 1. Kelly said in an interview with Reuters that he "got a front row seat to the various opportunities and issues the company faces" as a Visa board member since January 2014. "I don't come in here expecting to make a lot of big changes," he said. Scharf said in a letter to employees that he could no longer spend the time in San Francisco necessary to do his job properly and is resigning to spend more time with his family. Visa's shares, which have more
Panasonic Eluga Tapp With Reliance Jio Support, Android for Work, Fingerprint Scanner Launched at Rs. 8,990

Panasonic Eluga Tapp With Reliance Jio Support, Android for Work, Fingerprint Scanner Launched at Rs. 8,990

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After the P77, Panasonic has now launched the Eluga Tapp smartphone in India. The Panasonic Eluga Tapp is priced at Rs. 8,990, and is now available via major brand outlets across the country. The budget smartphone sports a fingerprint scanner, offers 4G VoLTE support, and integrates Android for Work feature to keep work apps and personal apps separate from one another, and keeps the data secure as well. This means that the personal apps cannot communicate with work apps or corporate accounts in any way, and vice versa. As for the specifications, the Panasonic Eluga Tapp features a 5-inch full-HD (1080x1920 pixels) IPS display. It is powered by 1.25GHz quad-core processor paired with 2GB of RAM. It offers 16GB of inbuilt storage which can be further expanded using the microSD card slot (up...
Xiaomi Mi Note 2 With Bezel-Less Display Likely to Launch on October 25

Xiaomi Mi Note 2 With Bezel-Less Display Likely to Launch on October 25

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Xiaomi has scheduled an event in China on October 25, where it is expected to announce the Mi Note 2 smartphone. The company is finally unveiling the smartphone after many leaks and speculations about the launch. Additionally, the latest leak hints that the Mi Note 2 will have an all top display, with no sensors or front camera on top, giving it a very different look from the current models in the market, but no dual-edge display as rumoured earlier. Xiaomi is hosting an event in China at the Peking University Gymnasium on October 25, where it is likely to launch the Mi Note successor. Xiaomi has also announced that Hong Kong-based actor Tony Leung will be the host for the event. Separately, a few photos of the Xiaomi Mi Note 2 have been leaked on Weibo, which show that the Xiaomi Mi Note...