Technology News for Saturday 11th June 2022

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Jun 11th 2022

1. Telegram Premium to launch later this month: Here's all we know


Telegram founder Pavel Durov recently took to the platform to announce the future of Telegram and the release of a paid, subscription service called Telegram Premium. The premium version of the popular messaging service will be rolling out later this ...

2. WhatsApp Groups with 512 members now rolling out to beta users


WhatsApp has been bringing a number of new features to the instant messaging platform over the last few weeks, but one feature that fans had been waiting for for a long time is now coming to beta users of the platform. We are talking about larger ...

3. At WWDC, Apple finally turned all its devices into one big platform

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Instead of feeling like five operating systems, iOS, iPadOS, MacOS, WatchOS, and tvOS are now one big experience—mostly (but maybe not entirely) for better.

4. Apple's dating-app payment conditions now 'in line,' Dutch regulator says

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The Dutch competition authority on Saturday said Apple's latest proposal on payment conditions for dating apps addresses the regulator's concerns. Apple late Friday announced further changes to the mechanism it devised to comply with a December ...

5. Apple's giving up ground in its App Store fight with Dutch regulators and Tinder

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Apple announced on Friday that it's once again updated its rules about how Dutch dating apps can use third-party payment systems, after the company had “productive conversations with the Netherlands Authority for Consumers and Markets (ACM).

6. Meta Halts Plans for Portal, AR Glasses, and Other Hardware

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Plus: Metalenz's camera tech makes its way into phones, Microsoft launches the Xbox TV app, and the OnePlus 10 Pro gets an upgrade.