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Tech & Science Twitter puts live streams at the top of your feed

12:50  14 september  2018
12:50  14 september  2018 Source:   engadget.com

Google redesigns Wear OS with focus on Assistant, notifications and health

  Google redesigns Wear OS with focus on Assistant, notifications and health A redesign of Wear OS is the latest step for Google in attempting to revive and arguably outdated platform.The update will begin rolling out in the coming weeks to existing watches, with features dependant on device manufacturer and the operating system of your phone.

  Twitter puts live streams at the top of your feed

Twitter is making it easier to catch live broadcasts from the accounts you follow. Now, anytime an account you follow starts a stream and shares a tweet about it, the broadcast will be pushed to the top of your timeline. The company announced the new feature in a tweet.

Twitter has surfaced certain live streams, like NFL games, before and its Happening Now feature kept users abreast of ongoing events by putting them at the top of their feeds. This, however, is the first time all live streams from any of the accounts a user follows will top the timeline. The new feature is rolling out now on both iOS and Android.

BBC solves time delay which lets neighbours cheer England goals before you've seen them

  BBC solves time delay which lets neighbours cheer England goals before you've seen them It’s sport’s worst spoiler - the cheer from your neighbours tells you England have scored because they are watching live pictures broadcast seconds ahead of your screen.Now the BBC has developed new technology which will close the “latency lag”, placing all viewers on a level playing-field.

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Um, Queen Elizabeth II's Great-Grandchildren Have an Adorable Nickname For Her.
Queen Elizabeth II is such a regal icon that most of us can't imagine calling her anything other than "the Queen" or "Her Majesty." But you know who does get to call her something else? Her great-grandchildren! Even though Prince George, Princess Charlotte, and their cousins are being taught royal protocol and etiquette from birth, they're also just kids who love their great-grandmother. And it turns out they have an adorable nickname for her, too. At the age of two, Prince George began calling the Queen "Gan Gan.

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