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Google’s India-focused Neighbourly app is being shut down in May

The experimental app failed to gain traction among users in India.

What you need to know Google has decided to kill Neighbourly – an experimental app that it first launched in May 2018. The search giant says the app hasn’t grown as it had hoped, which is why it has decided to close Neighbourly beta. The app will shut down on May 12, although users will be allowed to download their Neighbourly content until October 12.

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Microsoft breaks down how it’s improving search in Outlook mobile

Outlook is gaining support for several features from Microsoft Search to help you find your content.

What you need to know Outlook on iOS and Android will gain several new features to improve the search experience. The features center around Microsoft Search, which helps find contextual content based on your queries. The new Search experience will start rolling out in April 2020.

Microsoft is rolling out a new search experience to help people find content within Outlook  [Read More…]

Activision is cracking down on cheaters in Call of Duty: Warzone

Activision is taking a stronger stance towards anyone found cheating in Call of Duty: Warzone.

What you need to know Call of Duty: Warzone is a Battle Royale mode for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare. It’s also available as a standalone free-to-play game. Activision has issued over 35,000 bans so far to players found to be cheating.

While Call of Duty: Warzone has already seen strong success with millions of players jumping in, Activision is taking a  [Read More…]

Yes, Twitch is down right now for everyone

The company confirmed the outage on Twitter.

What you need to know As of March 30, Twitch is down for users. The company’s support account on Twitter confirmed the outage. It is “investigating an issue that is causing the site not to load properly.”

With so many people home right now, services like Twitch are seeing more activity than normal. Unfortunately, the popular streaming platform isn’t working properly today.

Right before 3:00 PM ET on March 30,  [Read More…]

YouTube and other Google services go down for many

And no, you still can’t go outside.

What you need to know YouTube and other Google services are down. Users began reporting being unable to stream or comment on March 26th. The outage appears to be concentrated around the United States, Western Europe, and Japan.

Always a regular source of entertainment and distraction, YouTube has suddenly gone down. Reports began flooding social media and DownDetector on March 26th as users found themselves unable to upload videos, stream  [Read More…]

PSA: Netflix is down in most parts of the U.S. right now

Netflix is seeing widespread outages across most parts of the U.S.

What you need to know Netflix is seeing a widespread outage in the U.S., with users in California, Texas, and the Pacific Northwest facing connectivity issues. Users are getting an HTP-500 error code when trying to stream content, suggesting issues with Netflix’s servers. Netflix says it is aware of the issue, and is investigating a possible fix.

Netflix is down across most parts of the U.S.  [Read More…]

Keep kids motivated with the Garmin Vivofit Jr fitness tracker down to $39

Kids home because schools are closed due to the coronavirus? Don’t let them waste away sitting around doing nothing. Grab a Garmin Vivofit Jr kids activity tracker on sale for $ 39. Your kids can use it to stay motivated and keep moving. You can use it to help remind them about chores and things like that. These trackers often sell as high as $ 70 and only rarely go on sale. There are three colors available: Broken Lava, Digi  [Read More…]

It’s not just you, Snapchat is down again

DownDetector is showing a peak of 15,000 outage reports in the last couple of hours.

Update, March 24, 10pm ET:Didn’t take long for Snapchat to go down again. Five days after our previous report, Snapchat users are complaining the service is down all over again. According to Downdetector, the complaints began around 9pm ET and have ramped up since then. Snapchat hasn’t yet acknowledged the issue.

What you need to know Snapchat is currently experiencing issues. DownDetector  [Read More…]

Amazon shuts down NYC warehouse after worker tests positive for coronavirus

Associates at the warehouse have been sent home with full pay.

What you need to know Amazon today confirmed the first coronavirus case in its warehouse in Queens. The individual has been quarantined, and the warehouse has been temporarily shut down. Workers at several Amazon warehouses across Europe have also contacted the virus.

Amazon today confirmed the first case of coronavirus infection in an American warehouse. A worker at its Queens delivery station, who tested positive for  [Read More…]