This Week in Tech: 3rd - 7th September
September 7th, 2018 - Duncan McClean
In this week's roundup:
- Apple set to acquire Shazam
- YouTube rolling out Dark Mode on Android
- Design refresh on its way for Google Chrome
Apple set to acquire Shazam
Apple is set to acquire Shazam. Shazam is an app which can identify films, adverts, music and TV shows based on short samples recorded via a microphone.
The deal comes after a 5-month investigation by the EU. The deal is estimated to be worth $400 million.
YouTube rolling out Dark Mode on Android
YouTube is rolling out a Dark mode to users of its Android app. The feature was announced in March of 2018
You can already enable a dark version on the YouTube website.
Design refresh on its way for Google Chrome
Google is working on refreshing Chrome with material design changes. The most noticeable part of the new design are the tabs.
The refresh is coming in Chrome 69.
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