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02 Apr 2020Reliance
Amid lockdown, JioPhone users get validity extension, free calling minutes
Reliance Jio is pulling out all the stops to help its customers amid the ongoing 21-day lockdown imposed in India to contain the coronavirus.
02 Apr 2020Facebook
Zoom sued for covertly sending user data to Facebook
Zoom, the video conferencing app that shot to fame after billions were put on lockdown due to the spread of COVID-19, has been sued for sharing user data without permission.
01 Apr 2020Samsung
After Xiaomi, Apple and Samsung increase smartphone prices in India
With the recently-announced 50% hike in GST rates on mobile phones coming into effect today, Apple and Samsung have followed in the footsteps of Xiaomi to increase the prices of their smartphones in India.
01 Apr 2020Xiaomi
Xiaomi, Redmi, POCO smartphones become costlier due to GST hike
Xiaomi has increased the prices of its smartphones in India, in a bid to cushion the impact of the raised tax on mobile phones.
01 Apr 2020Indian Premier League (IPL)
Disney+ Hotstar launching on April 3, priced at Rs. 1,500/year
Disney++, the dedicated streaming service owned and operated by Disney, is set to be launched in India on April 3.
31 Mar 2020Bharti Airtel
#Lockdown: Airtel extends validity for over 80 million 'under-privileged' customers
Bharti Airtel has announced that it will extend the plan validity for over 80 million 'under-privileged' prepaid subscribers in India, complying with a directive from Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI).
31 Mar 2020WhatsApp
Amid lockdown, ICICI launches WhatsApp banking service: How to use
With an aim to offer easy banking solutions to its customers during the ongoing lockdown in India, ICICI Bank has launched a WhatsApp banking feature.
31 Mar 2020Johnson & Johnson
Johnson & Johnson: COVID-19's vaccine will be ready by 2021
American pharmaceutical giant Johnson & Johnson has announced that it has selected the lead vaccine candidate for the novel coronavirus disease COVID-19.
31 Mar 2020Netflix
You can win Rs. 7.5 crore from Houseparty: Here's how
Houseparty, the social networking app that shot to fame ever since governments began imposing lockdowns on their citizens in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, is offering a reward of Rs. 7.5 crore ($1 million).
31 Mar 2020Reliance Jio
#Lockdown: Jio to offer free broadband service for 30 days
Last week we reported that Reliance Jio is planning to offer a free 10Mbps broadband connection to new users as part of its #CoronaHaaregaIndiaJeetega initiative. And now, more details about the scheme have come to light.
30 Mar 2020Facebook
Coronavirus crisis: Facebook commits $100 million to help news outlets
As companies brace for the economic fallout of the COVID-19 pandemic, Facebook is extending a helping hand to those who are at the center of all of it - news outlets.
30 Mar 2020Mukesh Ambani
#Coronavirus: Reliance Industries commits Rs. 500 crore to PM-CARES Fund
Reliance Industries Limited has committed Rs. 500 crore to PM's Citizen Assistance and Relief in Emergency Situations (PM-CARES) Fund to help the nation combat COVID-19 as the deadly novel coronavirus continues to wreak havoc across the country and the globe.
30 Mar 2020ICICI Bank
Now, you can recharge your Jio number from bank ATMs
Reliance Jio has announced that its subscribers can now recharge their prepaid numbers at a nearby bank ATM. The move aims to provide an alternative recharge method for all users, especially to those who cannot do online recharges.
30 Mar 2020Supreme Court Of India
SC grants extension on sale/registration deadline for BS4 vehicles
The Supreme Court of India has given an extension on the last date to sell and register outgoing BS4 vehicles.
30 Mar 2020WhatsApp
Reliance Jio offering free Rs. 498 recharge is fake news
A fake WhatsApp forward, in the name of Reliance Jio, is trying to scam customers by promising to offer a free recharge worth Rs. 498.
28 Mar 2020Trump Administration
US approves 5-minute 'rapid' test for coronavirus disease
In a major development, a US-based medical device manufacturer has won Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) approval for a new 'rapid' coronavirus test.
28 Mar 2020Maruti Suzuki
Maruti Suzuki producing ventilators, masks to tackle coronavirus pandemic
As coronavirus cases continue to increase, Maruti Suzuki, India's largest automaker, is planning to tackle one of the most concerning problems associated with the pandemic - ventilator shortage.
28 Mar 2020Google
Google won't play any April Fools' pranks this year
Every year on April Fools' Day, Google garners all the attention in the world with its hilarious, sometimes silly, jokes.
27 Mar 2020Reserve Bank Of India (RBI)
RBI's 3-month EMI moratorium: All you need to know
Earlier in the day, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) announced a few measures in view of the 21-day lockdown over coronavirus.
27 Mar 2020Mukesh Ambani
Mukesh Ambani to Anand Mahindra, corporates join fight against coronavirus
As the coronavirus pandemic continues to sweep across countries, the Government of India is doing everything possible to control the spread of the disease, while combating the wide-range of problems stemming from it.
27 Mar 2020Reserve Bank Of India (RBI)
Coronavirus: Day after Centre's economic package, RBI cuts repo rate
RBI has cut repo rate by 75 basis points, bringing it down from 5.15% to 4.4%, Governor Shaktikanta Das told media at a briefing on Friday. The reverse repo rate was reduced by 90 basis points to 4%.
26 Mar 2020Zomato
COVID-19 outbreak: Zomato to help lockdown-hit restaurants, delivery partners
In the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak, the entire population of India, except those on the front-lines, has been put on lockdown.
26 Mar 2020India
Apple, Samsung suspend India production amid coronavirus lockdown
In compliance with the 21-day, nation-wide lockdown enforced by the Indian government to combat the spread of coronavirus, leading smartphone manufacturers Samsung and Apple have suspended most of their operations in the country.
26 Mar 2020Flipkart
Amid lockdown, Flipkart to resume delivery of essential goods
A day after announcing the suspension of all its services in compliance with the lockdown put in place by the Indian government, Flipkart has taken the decision to resume operations to some extent.
26 Mar 2020Mukesh Ambani
Facebook likely to acquire 10% stake in Reliance Jio
After Meesho and Unacademy, Facebook is looking to invest in Reliance Jio to make another big move in the Indian market.
26 Mar 2020India
Now, Google allows marking businesses as 'temporarily closed' on Maps
In the wake of the coronavirus outbreak worldwide, Google Maps' listings have become a little unreliable.
25 Mar 2020Netflix
Amid coronavirus lockdown, Netflix, Amazon suspend high-quality streaming on mobiles
In a bid to ensure robust internet services during the 21-day, nation-wide lockdown called by PM Modi, leading OTT service providers have decided to suspend high-quality streaming.
25 Mar 2020Flipkart
Flipkart, Amazon suspend services as India goes into lockdown
Hours after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced a 21-day, nation-wide lockdown to combat the threat of COVID-19 outbreak, two of India's biggest e-commerce giants - Flipkart and Amazon India - temporarily suspended their services.
25 Mar 2020Reliance
JioFiber to offer free broadband connections to new users
As part of Reliance's #CoronaHaaregaIndiaJeetega initiative, JioFiber has announced that it will offer free broadband connectivity to new users where its services are active. However, it will be a basic connection, providing a speed of up to 10Mbps.
25 Mar 2020United States of America
Computex 2020 postponed, due to COVID-19 outbreak
Computex 2020, one of the biggest computer shows in the world, has been rescheduled.
24 Mar 2020India
Coronavirus crisis: Government waives ATM withdrawal, bank balance non-maintenance charges
In the wake of increasing COVID-19 cases across the country, the government has waived charges on withdrawals from other bank ATMs and the penalty on failing to maintain minimum bank balance for a period of three months.
24 Mar 2020Amazon
Amazon Fab Phones Fest: Unmissable deals on best-selling smartphones
Amazon has kicked off a fresh round of its Fab Phones Fest in India, offering attractive deals and discounts on some of the best-selling smartphones.
24 Mar 2020Mumbai
Coronavirus lockdown: MTNL offers double data on all broadband plans
In the wake of lockdown imposed in Delhi and Mumbai, state-run MTNL has announced to offer double data on all of its broadband plans, as it aims to encourage people to work from home.
24 Mar 2020Redmi Note 9 Pro
Amid coronavirus lockdown, Redmi Note 9 Pro Max sale postponed
The newly-launched Redmi Note 9 Pro Max, which was set to go on sale tomorrow, will now be available at a later date.
24 Mar 2020Andhra Pradesh
Kia suspends all operations in India amid COVID-19 fears
Amid the growing COVID-19 cases in India, Kia Motors has temporarily suspended all operations in the country.
23 Mar 2020Uber
Amid lockdown, Ola, Uber suspend services till March 31
In the wake of the lockdown imposed by the Delhi government, ride-hailing giants Ola and Uber have suspended their services in the state.
22 Mar 2020Reliance JioFiber
Working or studying from home? Check the best broadband plans
Given concerns around the coronavirus pandemic, chances are you have been asked to work or study from home. But logistically, are you prepared for the change?
21 Mar 2020Reliance Jio
Jio 4G data packs now offer double data, calling minutes
Reliance Jio has upgraded almost all the 4G data vouchers to offer its prepaid subscribers more bundled benefits.
21 Mar 2020Samsung
Flipkart Big Shopping Days: Best deals on top-selling smart TVs
In an attempt to ramp up sales, Flipkart is hosting Big Shopping Days sale on its platform with exciting discounts available across product categories.
21 Mar 2020Google
Google I/O 2020 canceled entirely, due to coronavirus outbreak
Google has decided to cancel I/O 2020 - its biggest annual event - in its entirety.