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Last Updated: Jun 16, 2020
Nintendo recently tweeted on their Twitter account, unveiling a new game called Jump Rope Challenge for free exclusively on the Nintendo Switch. Unfortunately, the game is no supported on the Switch Lite due to the fact that the Lite variant does not have detachable Joy-Co controllers.
Last Updated: Jun 15, 2020
Based on a tweet on KFC Gaming's twitter account, it seems that KFC wants to unveil the KFConsole on 11 December 2020, and it is expected to come equipped with a “Chicken Chamber”. Unfortunately, the promotional video did not mention any specifics such as the tech specs other than it looks like it comes with an optical drive and it is capable of achieving up to 4k and 120 FPS.
Last Updated: Jun 11, 2020
If you guys are having fun with the reaction buttons on Facebook, you're going to appreciate this newfound feature on Twitter. Jane Manchun Wong, a tech blogger who often discovers hidden code in apps, has found out that Twitter will be bringing different emoji reactions to tweets. Therefore, is Twitter finally letting us react to tweets instead of just pressing the 'love' button?
Last Updated: Jun 09, 2020
You might not know this but back in 2017, Twitter used to have a public verification program and it was shut down. Now it seems that the company is planning to relaunch it back and it was spotted by @wongmjane with some evidence for the Twitter app.
Last Updated: Jun 01, 2020
Earlier today, Facebook recently unveiled a new app called Venue, which was made to take on Twitter when it comes to events as it is able to display user interactions during the event via hashtags. However, it is best to take note that the app isn’t focused on fan commentary which is quite different compared to Twitter.
Last Updated: May 29, 2020
Some of us thought of it as just another spat between political figure and private companies. But it looks like the small spat between US President Donald Trump and social media companies has blown out of proportion. Yup, Trump has signed an executive order that is aimed at social media companies like Twitter and Facebook.
Last Updated: May 21, 2020
A recent tweet from Twitter’s official account mentioned that they will be rolling out a new feature, which allows you to specify who can reply to your tweets. While the new feature is only available to a small percentage of Twitter users, we can expect it to be rolled out somewhere around June 2020 onwards.
Last Updated: May 12, 2020
The battle against COVID-19 is far from over and goes the same for false information around the Internet. Some companies are putting on the effort against this, such as WhatsApp limiting forwarded messages or Facebook showcasing legit COVID-19 news. As for Twitter, they too have a plan which is to put on warning messages.
Last Updated: May 09, 2020
Based on a statement by @PSErebus on Twitter, it seems that the Sony PlayStation 5 is expected to be unveiled on 20 November 2020. While not much is officially known in regards to the exact tech specs of the aforementioned console, we do know that it is expected to be priced at USD499 (~RM2162).
Last Updated: Apr 11, 2020
Instagram recently made an announcement on their Twitter account stating that they will be rolling out a feature, which allows user to send and receive Instagram direct messages via a desktop browser. While there’s no official information in regards to when the aforementioned feature will be available in Malaysia, we do know that Instagram plans to roll the update out global in the coming weeks.