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Discover Support Added To Samsung Pay

Discover cards can now work with Samsung Pay, just two years after Samsung initially said support would be added to its mobile payment system. Discover has confirmed its users can now add their cards to the app for transactions. Its arrival has been significantly delayed.

YouTube TV Reaches 10 New Markets

Google launched its new streaming service called YouTube TV back in April, but at first, it was limited to 4 major markets. To further improve the service, the company has now announced its biggest expansion of YouTube TV, which is now coming to 10 new markets.

YouTube Announces VR180 Video Format

Not everyone wants to watch the 360-degree videos as the technology has yet to mature. Because of that, YouTube is working on a new virtual reality format for creating content in 180-degrees called 'VR180.' YouTube also said that the format would allow creators to make VR

Facebook Tech Will Combat Profile Picture Theft

Facebook is trying out new tools that can protect against the theft of profile pictures, which are often used by spam accounts in their campaigns. Beginning today, a pilot version of the tools is available in India. Facebook is planing on a wide rollout after the initial testing.

Uber Adds Tipping, Catches Up With Lyft

The world's most popular ridehailing service, Uber, has added tipping to its app. Users can now give their drivers extra money using the payment method attached to their account, similar to Lyft. For years, passengers have either avoided tipping or been forced to give cash.

SpaceX Planning Two Launches This Weekend

SpaceX intends to carry out two Falcon 9 missions during a 48-hour period this weekend. CEO Elon Musk and SpaceX announced on Twitter that as long as the schedule remains possible, a "weekend doubleheader" will occur. One launch is taking place at Vandenberg.

Google Begins Rollout Of Jobs Search Tool

Google has begun rolling out its AI-powered jobs search engine, which pulls and compiles listings from a range of popular sources. You can use the tool to quickly find listings from LinkedIn, CareerBuilder, Facebook, Monster, and others. The tool integrates Glassdoor ratings.

Spotify Tries Out 'Sponsored Songs' In Playlists

Spotify is trying out a new revenue source in the form of sponsored tracks for playlists. The new Sponsored Songs feature is only present for non-paying users and people can opt-out from it using the desktop or mobile app. If it's turned on, Spotify will add sponsored songs.

YouTube Introduces Heatmaps For VR Creators

VR content is still in its early days, but with every passing day, more contents are posted online. Because of that, YouTube wants to help you to create better 360-degree and virtual reality videos by introducing new analytic tools, allowing creators