Internet News

Google Denies Demoting The Pirate Bay

Claims that Google has been demoting listings for The Pirate Bay in some countries aren't accurate, according to the company. Recently TorrentFreak highlighted how the popular torrent site appears to show up differently depending on one's IP address.

4K Video Support Finally Coming To Facebook

Facebook is starting to play nice with 4K video content. The social network has confirmed it's now testing support for 4K uploads and playback based around the 2160p UHD-1 Ultra-High-Definition Television standard. Given how long 4K has been available elsewhere, this is welcome.

Gmail Receives Native Add-Ons

Third-parties are now able to come out with add-ons that'll be integrated directly with Gmail. Support for add-ons was revealed by Google earlier this year and it has just now arrived. Among the first developers to work with the capability are Asana, Trello, and DialPad.

Instagram Lets Users Add Guests To Livestreams

You can now add guests to your live video streams on Instagram. The social network has updated the livestreaming side of its service to make the platform a more useful place for streaming. Instagram began testing guest additions with some users in August.