Verizon intros "Up" reward program, teams up with Lady Gaga to offer special concert tickets

Verizon is listening to customers, the major US carrier announced recently. The Big Red is launching a loyalty program that will provide consumers with various rewards.

The new Verizon Up program is meant to offer real rewards of real value to customers. It’s only available digitally, and, according to the carrier, straightforward to use and connect with.

So, for every $300 spent on a Verizon Wireless bill, you will earn one credit that can be redeemed for rewards and experiences. You can’t earn credits in another way, just by paying your bill.

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Macron teams up with Schwarzenegger to troll Trump in climate change video

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French president Emmanuel Macron enlisted a high-profile Donald Trump antagonist in his ongoing quest to #MakeThePlanetGreatAgain.

Terminator star and former California governor Arnold Schwarzenegger met with the French president on June 23 to chat about global warming and the fate of the Paris Climate Agreement. 

To celebrate this meeting of the minds, the two posed for a video selfie and threw some not so subtle shade toward the White House. On June 1, President Donald Trump announced his intent to withdraw the U.S. from this landmark climate treaty, drawing the ire of the global community.  Read more…

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OnePlus teams up with Otterbox to bring you ultimate protection

Otterbox is a famous smartphone case manufacturer, best known for its rugged protective designs. OnePlus has long been known to offer fitting accessories for its “flagship killers” straight from the OnePlus.net store and it seems as it’s ready to up its game even more!

Yes, cases for OnePlus flagships are nothing new, but, according to the company’s presentation, the new series are developed in partnership with Otterbox themselves. We don’t know how much that would affect the quality of the shell-style covers, which we’ve seen before, but we can see a brand-new …

Zynga teams up with People Magazine for Crosswords with Friends trivia game

One of the biggest games developers, Zynga has just released a new mobile game in collaboration with People Magazine, Crosswords with Friends. As the name suggests, this is a puzzle game that offers players the change to improved their trivia skills by successfully completing a comprehensive array of crosswords.

Crosswords with Friends can be played on iOS and Android devices and doesn’t require players to pay anything in order to download and install it. The game’s trivia questions are focused on pop cultures, but fresh daily puzzles with new themes every day of …

Microsoft Teams for iOS updated with video calls support, ability to create new channels

A significant update has just hit Microsoft’s Teams app for iOS devices. As the title says, the update brings video calls support into the mix, as well as other new features.

If you’re using Teams on your iOS device, upgrading to the latest version will allow you to connect face to face using the newly added video calls feature. Also, you can easily add or remove team members.

Another notable change included in the update is the ability to create new channels. Moreover, Teams users can now rename group chats and add new members to existing conversations.

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Activision teams up with developer ELEX for unannounced Call of Duty mobile game

Activision launched at least three Call of Duty mobile games in the last three or four years, but the most popular seems to be Call of Duty: Black Ops Zombies, the only one that costs money.

Apparently, well-known games publisher Activision is about to launch a fourth with the help of China-based developer ELEX. A new report claims the publisher has agreed to work with ELEX on a yet unannounced Call of Duty mobile game.

ELEX has already signed the agreement, which is said to last for up to three years following the release of the mobile game, but the companies …

GoPro teams up with Huawei to bring Quik mobile app on the P10 and P10 Plus

Following Huawei’s MWC 2017 press conference, GoPro announced it had signed an agreement with the Chinese company to bring its Quik mobile editing application on the P10 and P10 Plus smartphones.

Since its release back in May 2016, Quick for Android surpassed 12 million downloads in the Google Play Store. According to Huawei’s CEO, Richard Yu, the application is “the ultimate companion to any smartphone,” hence the partnership between the two companies.

So, the P10 and P10 Plus’ Photo Gallery will be using a new feature called “Highlight,” which is supposed to automatically pick photos …