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Netflix now allows you to watch Select Movies and Series for free


Netflix is now offering selected movies and TV series for free, in order to attract new subscribers to the platform. However, there lies a catch as one can only watch the first episode of the first season of the series or the movies that are made available in the catalogue.


Google Meet video conferencing app now free for all users


The tech giant Google will allow all the users globally to use features on the Meet app like sharing the screen, easy scheduling, real-time captions, and much more for free. However, Google will open Meet steadily in the weeks to come.


WhatsApp's latest update adds support for up to 8 participants on group video call


Previously limited to just four users, WhatsApp has doubled its limit to 8 participants in a group video call. The update has been rolled out to iOS users as of now, but an Android update isn't too far away either.


Reliance, Facebook working on creating a multi-purpose app: Report


Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries and Facebook are reportedly working on creating a super-app that would serve as a single platform for communication, to buy groceries through Reliance Retail stores, and make payments using JioMoney.


Google Pay introduces Nearby Spot to let users see local stores providing groceries


Google in a series of updates has introduced various efforts the company has taken and will continue to take to fight the COVID-19 pandemic. Here are all the actions Google has taken till now.


You can now pay YouTube, YouTube Music subscription charges through UPI


YouTube has introduced UPI payment option for YouTube Premium and YouTube Music Premium subscriptions. Apart from credit and debit card options, users can now use any UPI app to make payments in these apps.


YouTube 'Video Builder' lets you create videos fast and easy


With the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, businesses of all sizes are strapped for time and resources and in-person video shoots are no longer practical in many countries. With the YouTube Video Builder, businesses can create videos fast and easy,


Popular apps witness fall in downloads, revenue during mid-March to mid-April


Although their usage has increased exponentially, downloads of popular apps, including TikTok and WhatsApp, took hit during March 13-April 12. Additionally, the revenue generated by these apps also decreased during this period.


Apple Maps to soon show COVID-19 test centres


If you are a healthcare provider, lab, or other business, you can follow the steps on the newly launched portal to submit information on COVID-19 testing locations, which will be used by Apple to display to its users.


Google Camera Go to bring HDR photography to Android Go devices


Modders have spotted a Detail Enhancing setting in the Google Camera Go app that was launched last month for Android Go devices. The setting shows HDR imagery setting, which is currently under development.