Tag Archive: Limit


New WhatsApp beta expands group call limit to eight people

The feature is live in the latest betas for both iOS and Android.

What you need to know WhatsApp is expanding the maximum number of participants allowed in a group call to eight. It’s also making it easier to start group calls in group chats of four people or fewer. The changes are rolling out in the latest iOS and Android betas, so a formal release shouldn’t be too far off.

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Google Fi is temporarily doubling its full-speed data limit for customers

Data speeds will be throttled down to 256 Kbps after the 30GB limit is reached.

What you need to know Google is temporarily increasing limits for full-speed data to 30GB per user in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. In addition to increasing data limits, Google Fi is also temporarily extending the payment grace period to 60 days for its customers. Google Fi’s Flexible plans normally offer 15GB of data per month at full speeds, while Unlimited plans  [Read More…]

Upcoming Instagram feature will limit NSFW content while you browse at work

It’s currently in a very barebones state.

What you need to know Instagram is seemingly working on a toggle to “limit sensitive content.” The news comes courtesy of Jane Manchun Wong, known for her reverse-engineering wizardry. The feature will likely be aimed at younger voters or those who want to limit NSFW content at work.

In an ideal world, no one would be browsing Instagram at work, and we’d all be the efficient, busy worker bees the  [Read More…]

Free VPN hide.me increases monthly data limit from 2GB to 10GB

What you need to know The data usage limit on hide.me’s free plan has increased. It’s gone from 2GB to 10GB and resets monthly. Other limitations remain the same.

With VPN usage skyrocketing as more and more people begin working from home, hide.me has announced the data transfer limit for its free VPN plan has been raised from 2GB to 10GB. The five-fold increase is live now and is a permanent change.

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Requesting a credit limit increase is easier than you may have thought

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A ton of credit cards allow you to request an increase to your credit limit. However, all of them have different methods of making that request as  [Read More…]

What credit limit can I get with the Amex Blue Cash Preferred Card?

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What kind of credit limit can I get with the Blue Cash Preferred Card from American Express?

Best answer: While American Express does not advertise  [Read More…]

How to limit your data usage on Google Stadia for Android

By default, your Google Stadia games stream at the best visual quality possible depending on your device and membership tier. For anyone worried about data caps because their internet service provider limits how much data can be used in a month, this isn’t ideal. There’s a quick and easy way to limit your data usage so long as you’re okay with limiting your streaming resolution as well.

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TikTok will now let parents limit their kids’ access to the app

It’s also adding a new Screen Time Management in Feed feature.

What you need to know TikTok is adding two new improvements to the service to promote digital wellbeing. The first is Family Safety Mode, aimed at helping parents police the contents their kids can watch. The second is Screen Time Management in Feed. The firm will partner with creators to produce in-app prompts while on the feed to encourage users to put their phones down.

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Samsung’s Galaxy S20 phones have a 5-minute recording limit for 8K video

You can take 33MP stills directly out of 8K videos shot on the Galaxy S20.

What you need to know Recording videos in 8K on a Samsung Galaxy S20 will take up 600MB of storage per minute. Since 8K video recording requires a lot of processing power, Samsung has limited 8K recording to 5 minutes on all three Galaxy S20 phones. Five minutes of 8K video will take up approximately 3GB of storage space.

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Speed limit feature now showing up in Google Maps for some users

Yes yes, a thousand times yes.

Earlier in the week, some Google Maps users began seeing speed trap warnings pop up in the app to alert them of areas where speed cameras were being used to watch drivers going faster than they should. Now, just a couple days later, users are now reporting that Google Maps is getting a new speed limit feature.

Speed limits in Google Maps aren’t technically new seeing as how they kind  [Read More…]