It's Patch Tuesday, meaning that all supported versions of Windows receive cumulative updates. That includes Windows 10, Windows 7, Windows 8.1 and their corresponding Windows Server versions.
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Facebook is testing the removal of the likes/reactions count on its Android app, similar to that of Instagram. The change was spotted in the Android app's code and is still being prototyped.
Microsoft recently pushed an optional update to users on Windows 10 version 1903 that is resulting in high CPU usage. The issue is likely caused by Cortana, but there is no official confirmation yet.
Samsung's Hungary website accidentally confirmed the existence of two yet unreleased products - the Galaxy A91 and A90 5G - through a charger listing. The A91 might support 45Watt fast charging.
A report suggests that users are beginning to be able to start using Microsoft's SMS Organizer messaging app in the US, the UK, and Australia. It was first launched by the Garage India team for India.
Microsoft released Windows 10 build 18963 to the Fast ring today with a few new features. It also announced that it is moving Notepad into the Store, which means that it is no longer tied into the OS.
Retail boxes of the second-gen Fitbit Versa smartwatch leaked, confirming earlier reports of Amazon Alexa integration. The device will reportedly be announced on August 25 and released in September.
Microsoft is detailing improvements to the 'Read Aloud' feature on Edge Dev and Canary branches. It includes leveraging cloud-powered text-to-speech voices powered by Microsoft Cognitive Services.
Microsoft is rolling out a new Xbox One version 1910 Insider build to the Preview Alpha ring users. This build string drops the 19H2 reference, indicating changes to plans for the next major release.
Google's Chrome OS will soon begin providing detailed release notes for new features. Currently, live for the Canary channel, it should start showing up from the next Stable Channel release for all.
Google announced that it is bringing the ability to use fingerprint authentication to log into its web services on Pixel devices. The feature will soon roll out to Android 7 Nougat running devices.
After some time in testing, Microsoft To-Do's List Group feature is rolling out to all supported platforms of the app. The feature lets users collate similar lists into a group for easier access.
Microsoft is today releasing two builds from the 19H2 brand to the Slow Ring of the Insider Program. Build 18362.10013 contains features turned on by default, while 18362.10012 has them turned off.
A recent Chromium Gerrit entry and a post on Github suggests that Microsoft is working on a solution to improve battery drain on Chromium-powered browsers, specifically when streaming media.
Google today announced an update to Images on desktop that improves the image preview experience. Additionally, product information on searches brings it a step closer to adding ads to images.