Verizon to introduce next-generation RCS texting in 2019
The company didn’t say exactly when it would launch.
Verily shelves its glucose-monitoring contact lens project
The lenses haven’t been able to reliably measure glucose in tears.
Microsoft’s new experimental app is all about imitating emojis
Emoji8 demonstrates how developers can use Windows Machine Learning APIs.
Senate bill takes aim at illegal robocalls
The bill would give the FCC more power and more time to penalize offenders.
Scoot will add locks to its scooters to combat theft and vandalism
It said more than 200 were stolen or severely damaged in just two weeks.
Facebook is testing a Watch Party-like feature for Messenger
It’s an internal test for now.
The kilogram has officially been redefined
It will be put into place next year.
Facebook fundraisers have raised over $1 billion
That includes donations to both nonprofits and personal causes.
Google Maps keeps track of your conversations with local businesses
Maps will include any messages sent through a Google business profile.