Facebook Debuts Smart Speaker to Make Video Call Easy
Facebook on Monday released a smart speaker to make video calls easy. The device called ‘Portal’ comes with a screen and speaker that is designed for kitchens and living rooms. Smart speaker market is an emerging market. Therefore, Facebook has also launched a smart speaker to compete with its rival Amazon, Google, and Apple.
Video calling device released by Facebook has two versions. One version called portal and another one is portal+. The Portal costs $199, has a 10-inch screen with 1280*800 pixel display and weighs 2.7 pounds. Meanwhile, the Portal+ costs $349 and has a larger, rotating 15.6-inch screen which weighs 7.4 pounds and includes an embedded mini-subwoofer that adds extra bass for quality sound. Portal and Portal+ will be available by upcoming November.
The device will not record any conversations. To make a call just sends voice commands into Facebook servers after you say, ‘Hey Portal’.It will be automatically activated. They can call within Facebook Messenger connections. Facebook Messenger is a current requirement for Portal users for video calls. But people who will receive those calls are not required to own a Portal, and can instead take them on their smartphones as long as they are using Facebook Messenger.
The company’s “smart camera” technology can automatically follow users while they move into a room. The user will be always at the centre of the screen, even while moving around the kitchen. The camera is designed to pan slowly. simultaneously it may connect at least seven friends into a group call. Portal users can add silly animations. A user can provide a password of 4-12 digit to lock the screen.
Google Announces to Shut Down Google Plus for Massive Data Exposure
Following a massive data exposure, Google has announced that it is going to shut down its social network Google+ for consumers.
The company made this remarks after discovering a security vulnerability that exposed the private data of up to 500,000 users. Details of users included static data fields such as name, email, occupation, gender and age were exposed unofficially.
Google did not inform its users about the security issue when it was found in March to keep hold their image. Because it didn’t appear that anyone had gained access to user’s profile data, demanded google authority saying that it is not a serious issue. But the wall street journal has reported that Google+ had some security problems. Google’s share price immediately fallen by 2% after the release of the article.
Google+ was unveiled to boost Facebook, in 2011.
It never received the broad adoption or engagement with users. 90 % of Google+ user sessions last for less than five seconds, the authority said.
However, Google+ platform will continue as a product for enterprise users. Google will shortly announce new Enterprise-focused products for Google+ in the near future.
Facebook extends the deadline to delete Facebook account permanently for those users who want to delete their account. Earlier, it was required 14 days to permanently delete an active account. Now Facebook authority increases 30 days from 14 days after application, sources said.
According to the new decision, if any user wants to delete their Facebook account permanently, they will have to wait 30 days after application. The account will be automatically deleted after 30 days. If the user changes their decision to back in again they can come back within 30 days.
Delete Facebook Account Permanently
Facebook officials said, “We’ve extended the deadline for Facebook account delete. We notice many users try to logging back after deleting their account. The user may come back into their Facebook account within 30 days. We extend 16 days more to reconsider to get back into their account.
Experts say Facebook wants to capture their respective users via this decision. Recently many users had applied to delete their Facebook account due to some scandal especially Cambridge Analytical scandal. Facebook expects the user could come back into their account again. For this reason, Facebook has taken these initiatives so far.
So now you can delete your facebook account permanently, but you have to wait for 30 days.
Watch Videos in WhatsApp from Facebook and YouTube Directly
Whatsapp user may watch video from the social platform. Whatsapp creates a good communication for users. Now the Users will be able to watch videos from Facebook, YouTube and Instagram directly in WhatsApp . The feature called ‘Picture in Picture Mode’ has been launched by this platform on Wednesday.
However, the facility is only available for the users who use Android Beta operating system One user of android beta operating system claimed that he was using this feature two days ago. However, it said that it was an experimental case by whatsapp.
He also added it would allow users to view videos from other platforms while using whatsapp. videos can be played in a separate window just by a click similar to Facebook.
whatsapp users will need to update their version on 2.18.301 to use this feature. The feature will be open for IOS users shortly.
Although there are many opportunities to earn online, there may be some cheating in some cases. There is no chance of becoming a millionaire forest overnight working online. So we have to keep ourselves away from such fraudulent work. There are some online platforms, websites and resources, which can be used to earn online. | Let’s talk about the different way of online earning.
Freelancing work is the most popular online earning. Based on the skills of different freelancers, some websites offer freelance work. Open an account and apply for work according to skill. Employer or who need, communicates according to their needs and give work to the freelancer. In some websites, details of job skills are required, so that the customer can communicate directly. In these sites, freelancing work is available in the Fiver.com, upwork.com, Freelancer.com and Peopleperhour.com etc. 5 to 100 dollars per hour can be earned from these sites. It is to be remembered that, after the completion of the work, he will release the money only if he gets the approval. In this case, the worker can rate the work quality. Freelancer has to work until customer’s choice is made. Money can be cashout using various online payment methods.
Create your own website: Now many components are available online to create own website. Among them, domain selection, design, template and website design etc. are available. When your website is ready to provide different content services to the reader or viewer, you can apply for the Google AdSense Program. When Google’s ads start showing on the site and user click on it, the income will start to come. The traffic on the website or the number of visitors is greater, then the income is greater.
Affiliate Marketing In this way income also requires your webpage or blog. When websites or blogs are launched, affiliate marketing can be done linking with different organizations like Amazon.com, Alibaba.com, ebay.com etc. When a visitor purchases any product or service from your site reference, you will get a percentage of the product price and your income will start.
Graphics Design Graphics design is a good way to earn online at home. Those who are skilled at Graphics design, they put different designs online at marketplaces. Their income comes from there. A product made by them is sold many times. A good design keeps revenues for a long time. Online graphics can be sold on many such websites. There are also many demand for graphics designers in online marketplaces.
Survey, Search and Reviews You can earn money by participating in an online survey. Many websites take part in the survey. Besides, you can earn doing online reviews and product reviews. However, it may be necessary to disclose personal information as well as provide credit card or banking information. Therefore, we have to work carefully while working in this field. Before doing such types of work, you need to verify weather it is realtime work or scam.
Virtual Assistant Now the work of virtual assistants has increased online. Hourly earnings are also greater. There are advantages of getting corporate jobs online from home. As a virtual assistant, the staff or own business can run itself. On the basis of various skills, the organization recruits virtual assistants. Among these, there are functions like phone calls, e-mail communications, internal research, data entry, editing, writing, blog, graphics, tech support, social media management. Work is available on sites like 24/7 Virtual Assistant, Assistant Match, Freelancer.com, People Per Hour, and Opera.
Translation If you are well-versed in English as well as other languages, you can earn by utilizing those skills. There are several websites where you can earn translating different documents. Those who know Spanish, French, Arabic, German and other languages, they can earn translating them into English or translating them from English into these languages. Many times, the workers themselves gave the translation work to the freelancers due to lack of time. You will get this type of work in Freelancing sites.
Online Tutor If you have the expertise in any educational subjects, you can teach people online and earn money. Now the demand for online tutorials is increasing. You can teach the students of any age. there is an opportunity to teach the students of other countries. There are online tuition opportunities in many online websites. Students can read it conveniently at the time. You have to give a test on your skills. Once you are selected, Webinars can manage online sessions as a director. There is a lot of income from this field if the efficiency increases.
Social media Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat is no longer just for communicating with friends. You can earn money by using them. Social media planners from various organizations and brands have been given lots of money to promote their brand. To attract subscribers online, there is a need for creativity in order to promote. Creating various posts, making videos for Facebook, makes it worthwhile to get good money. However, it is necessary to have a lot of patience and relevant issues to catch them, while creating fan-followers in social media.
Web design Web design demand in today’s online workplace is widespread. Any project can earn up to 20 thousand to 1 lakh taka easily. Not all businessmen are technocrats. They need their web designers to create their own website. Those who want to work as web designers can open their own websites and set up small businesses from there. Now both coding and web design are important for creating websites. Apart from this, web designers are also required for website management and updates. As a result the designer does not have to sit down. Web Designer’s earnings are increasing based on clients and work.
Content Writing Those who are good at writing and can write fluent in more than one language, do not have to sit for work. you can increase your experience writing content on online platforms. Income comes based on the quality of article writing. Work doner can say to comply with specific policies while writing. If you increase your skills for specific topics or goals, the income stream increases.
Blogging Many people write about their hobbies. But if the matter of hobbies can be applied professionally, then you can earn online. There are also opportunities to earn income through blogging.Money can be earn from blogs in two ways. Being one is creating your own blog site. You can start a free blog on WordPress or Tumblr platform. Once again, you can start blogging by buying domain hosting yourself. However, to start the blog itself, there will be some investment, You have to buy domains hosting. It’s a good idea to start your own blog. Because it has the opportunity to make many changes according to its own needs. You can earn doing Advertising, Facebook Instant Article, Product Review, etc. on blogs. But if you write a blog then you will not earn huge overnight. There must be plenty of time and patience for this. Many of the blogs have a few years to start earning. The blog has to work with regular content updates to keep it active.
Youtube Those who do not feel comfortable writing the blog, they can earn money from the video with the help of the camera. For this, we have to know creative and better editing. You can open your own YouTube channel and upload videos and earn from there. Keep track of which categories your channel will keep and what kind of videos to keep in it. People will not see it if they do not keep videos about people’s interest. If people do not see the videos, you will not get income. This is a lot like blogs. However, the video is the content in this case. Increasing the time of subscriber’s subscription and video viewing will increase the chances of earnings. Get paid from Google as per thousand views.
PTC There are many websites, which will give you money when clicking on the ad. This type of site called PTC site. To start the project, you need to be registered. But keep in mind that PTC sites are mostly fake. So before work, be sure that it is not real site. Many times you can earn referring a friend.
Data entry Data entry is one of the easy tasks online. In this case income is very low. However, this type of work is now very rare due to automation. Those who have Computer, internet and speed typing skills, they can do this type of work. Most freelancing sites have this type of work. But those who have skill in any work, they can easily get work and earn fast.
Now the popular social network Facebook has stepped into the mobile recharge market. Recently Facebook added this feature to their Android apps. Earlier, WhatsApp introduced this feature. Now Facebook also walk on this way.
A few days ago, the Facebook app comes up with a number of features, including ‘Facebook Marketplace’, the authority of this popular social media organization makes different features for their apps. Now, Facebook offers a new feature to bring convenience to its customers. Recently, a new option has been added for ‘mobile recharge’ in the Facebook app.
It is known that you can recharge you mobile through debit or credit card. Each mobile company name will be in the options. There you can recharge the different amount of the plan.
How To Do Mobile Recharge Through Facebook:
First of all you need to open your Facebook App.
After that click on the icon next to the notification icon on the top right of the Facebook homepage.
There will be an option called ‘Mobile Recharge’.
The Recharge option can be found by updating the Facebook app.
This features is not available everywhere. but soon it will be aavilable.