Tech Bytes: Meta makes Horizon Worlds more accessible
Apple is rolling out IOS 17 today, including a series of new features for iPhones the new operating system includes a “standby mode” with information users can see from a distance, when your iPhone is charging. And, there’s live voicemail that transcribes messages in real time.
TikTok is looking to give its online marketplace a boost. According to Bloomberg, TikTok shop will offer discounts for the holiday shopping season. The hope is that slashing prices up to 50% will spur competition with the likes of Amazon and Walmart.
Finally, Meta is making Horizon Worlds more accessible. It’s making the “Super Rumble” game available to a small number of mobile users through the Meta Quest app on Android and IOS devices. If you want to play on a desktop, you can request access through Horizon’s website.