#TechFriday n°1️⃣5️⃣2️⃣- Issue of 25/08/2023

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What’s new in 𝕏: Tweetdeck now chargeable, and soon the end of the blocking function ?

The changes continue on Twitter 𝕏. TweetDeck is changing its name to 𝕏 Pro. What’s more, the tool is now only available to premium users, because yes Twitter Blue has become 𝕏 Premium. Finally, Elon Musk mentioned the possibility of the blocking feature disappearing. Click here for full article

Threads finally hits the web 💻

The Threads application, launched by Meta to rival 𝕏, has finally introduced a web interface. This new feature allows users to access Threads via a web browser, enabling them to publish messages, view their feed and interact with messages from a computer. Click here for full article

Using your AirPods Max for sports? It’s a bad idea 🎧

Apple’s AirPods Max are experiencing a condensation problem during sporting activities, which can damage the internal speakers. This concern, dubbed the « Condensation Death », has been reported on forums and social networks. A class-action lawsuit has been filed in California, but Apple’s lawyers claim that this is not a matter of « normal use ». Click here for full article

Messenger Lite app for Android goes into retirement 📵
The Messenger Lite application, designed for low-performance smartphones, will soon close. It had attracted over 760 million users, particularly in India, Brazil and Indonesia. Users will have to migrate to Messenger or Facebook Lite for messages. The app has been removed from the Google Play Store and had already disappeared from the App Store in 2020. Click here for full article
YouTube has a new trick to keep you from skipping ads 😲
YouTube continues to make efforts to counter users who seek to avoid ads. The latest measure concerns the modification of the « Skip Ads » button on the platform. While the impact may seem minor, changes to this button could influence the amount of time spent in front of ads. Click here for full article

That’s it for this week. We wish you a good weekend and look forward to hearing from you in the comments.

TechGriot ✌🏾😁

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