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Google is an American multinational technology company. Founded by Larry Page and Sergey Brin on September 4, 1998, Google has its headquarters in Mountain View, California, USA. Google.com has been listed as the most visited website globally and the second most valuable brand in the world. Sundar Pichai, an Indian American is the current CEO of this multi-billion dollar company.

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Nokia 2.4 and 3.4 launched; 8.3 5G's availability details announced

23 Sep 2020

Nokia 2.4 and 3.4 launched; 8.3 5G's availability details announced

HMD Global has launched the Nokia 2.4 and Nokia 3.4 as its latest budget offerings. The handsets come with HD+ screens, entry-level chipsets, and up to triple rear cameras.

NewsBytes Briefing: China won't approve TikTok deal, and more

23 Sep 2020

NewsBytes Briefing: China won't approve TikTok deal, and more

Even as TikTok, Oracle, and Walmart came close to finalizing a deal, China is not ready to let the service off the hook.

Ahead of launch, Google Pixel 5's full specifications leaked

23 Sep 2020

Ahead of launch, Google Pixel 5's full specifications leaked

Google is all set to launch the Pixel 5 on September 30. The handset was recently spotted on various European retailers, revealing details about its pricing and variants.

LG introduces an affordable K71 smartphone with a built-in stylus

22 Sep 2020

LG introduces an affordable K71 smartphone with a built-in stylus

Expanding its range of budget-friendly smartphones, South Korean tech giant LG has launched the K71 model in Central America and Caribbean regions.

Google Pixel 5 and Pixel 4a 5G's prices leaked

22 Sep 2020

Google Pixel 5 and Pixel 4a 5G's prices leaked

Google is all set to launch its new Pixel phones, the Pixel 4a 5G and Pixel 5, on September 30. In the latest development, both the handsets were found listed at several European retailers, revealing their pricing, storage options, and color variants.

Google teases Gmail facelift, starting with a new logo

21 Sep 2020

Google teases Gmail facelift, starting with a new logo

After adding a bunch of new features into Gmail for personal and G Suite accounts, Google appears to be working on a facelift for the service.

Iranian hackers develop malware to steal 2FA codes

21 Sep 2020

Iranian hackers develop malware to steal 2FA codes

Often, security experts recommend two-factor authentication (2FA) as a way to add an extra layer of security to your online accounts and services such as Facebook and Instagram.

LG K42, with Helio P22 chipset and quad cameras, launched

21 Sep 2020

LG K42, with Helio P22 chipset and quad cameras, launched

Expanding its portfolio of budget-range smartphones, LG has launched the K42 in the Dominican Republic.

Ather 450X Collector's Edition to be launched on September 26

20 Sep 2020

Ather 450X Collector's Edition to be launched on September 26

Ahead of delivering its 450X e-scooter this November, Ather Energy has announced that it will unveil a collector's edition of the two-wheeler on September 26.

#WeeklyRecap: Potential life on Venus, Apple's new hardware, and more

20 Sep 2020

#WeeklyRecap: Potential life on Venus, Apple's new hardware, and more

This week, a number of developments were noted in the world of technology, including an unexpected - and still unconfirmed - case of alien life discovery.

#Bummer: iOS 14 picture-in-picture mode not working with YouTube

20 Sep 2020

#Bummer: iOS 14 picture-in-picture mode not working with YouTube

Apple's iOS 14 update, which just started rolling out, brings a bunch of features aimed at upgrading your iPhone experience.

Nokia 3.4 spotted on FCC database, launch imminent

19 Sep 2020

Nokia 3.4 spotted on FCC database, launch imminent

HMD Global is working to launch its new budget smartphone, the Nokia 3.4 in the coming days. Now, a handset that looks similar to 3.4 has been spotted on the FCC database. It might be launched on September 22.

Google removes Paytm from Play Store: Here's why

18 Sep 2020

Google removes Paytm from Play Store: Here's why

Paytm, one of India's most valuable start-ups, has suffered a major setback.

LG Q31, with MediaTek Helio P22 chipset, launched

18 Sep 2020

LG Q31, with MediaTek Helio P22 chipset, launched

Expanding its range of affordable smartphones, the South Korean tech giant has launched the LG Q31 in its home country.

NewsBytes Briefing: Apple's online store launching next week, and more

18 Sep 2020

NewsBytes Briefing: Apple's online store launching next week, and more

Last night, Apple confirmed the launch of its online store in India.

NewsBytes Briefing: Apple releases iOS 14, iPadOS 14, and more

17 Sep 2020

NewsBytes Briefing: Apple releases iOS 14, iPadOS 14, and more

Last night, Apple started rolling out its latest operating system for mobile and tablets, the iOS 14 and iPadOS 14.

35% kids not receiving mid-day meals, says survey; UP worst

15 Sep 2020

35% kids not receiving mid-day meals, says survey; UP worst

Around 35% of children did not receive mid-day meals during the coronavirus lockdown despite government orders, a survey conducted across five Indian states has found.

Google's latest Pixel phones to be launched on September 30

15 Sep 2020

Google's latest Pixel phones to be launched on September 30

Google has started sending out invites for a virtual product launch event on September 30. What's more interesting is that the tech giant has already confirmed what it will be announcing at the event.

NewsBytes Briefing: Potential signs of life on Venus, and more

15 Sep 2020

NewsBytes Briefing: Potential signs of life on Venus, and more

Last night, our planetary neighbor Venus made major headlines as a group of researchers found potential signs of alien life using ground-based telescopes.

NewsBytes Briefing: TikTok US partners with Oracle, and more

14 Sep 2020

NewsBytes Briefing: TikTok US partners with Oracle, and more

Last night, multiple outlets reported that Chinese giant ByteDance has rejected Microsoft's purchase bid for TikTok and chosen Oracle as its 'technology partner' in the US.

TECNO Spark Power 2 Air smartphone to be launched tomorrow

13 Sep 2020

TECNO Spark Power 2 Air smartphone to be launched tomorrow

TECNO Mobile has put up a promo banner on Flipkart, announcing that its Spark Power 2 Air smartphone will be launched in India on September 14 at 12 pm.

#WeeklyRecap: Android 11, affordable Xbox Series S, and more

13 Sep 2020

#WeeklyRecap: Android 11, affordable Xbox Series S, and more

This week, a number of developments were reported in the world of technology, especially in the consumer tech department.

Several US states to back DOJ's antitrust lawsuit against Google

13 Sep 2020

Several US states to back DOJ's antitrust lawsuit against Google

A week ago, it was reported that the US Department of Justice is planning to bring an antitrust lawsuit against Google.

Apple allows game streaming on iPhones, but there's a catch

13 Sep 2020

Apple allows game streaming on iPhones, but there's a catch

After a series of controversies, Apple has updated its App Store policies to allay some of the concerns of its developer partners.

Google Meet app gets a new look: Details here

12 Sep 2020

Google Meet app gets a new look: Details here

Countries are opening up, but video conferencing continues to be the most suited (and safest) way for one-to-one and one-to-many communication.

#TechBytes: How to secure Zoom account with two-factor authentication

12 Sep 2020

#TechBytes: How to secure Zoom account with two-factor authentication

Zoom has had plenty of security issues, but among all of them, Zoom-bombing has been a persistent one.

Pixel 3 owners are complaining about swollen batteries: Details here

12 Sep 2020

Pixel 3 owners are complaining about swollen batteries: Details here

When Google had unveiled Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL with top-end internals and impeccable cameras, they were seen as the company's answer to flagships in the market.

Google Pixel 4a's pre-orders now open in eight more countries

11 Sep 2020

Google Pixel 4a's pre-orders now open in eight more countries

Google's budget-friendly Pixel 4a is now up for pre-orders in some more countries including Australia, France, Germany, Ireland, Singapore, Spain, Taiwan, and the UK via the online official Google Store.

Now, Google Duo is available on Android TV

11 Sep 2020

Now, Google Duo is available on Android TV

Keeping its promise, Google has started making Duo available on Android TV.

NewsBytes Briefing: TikTok sale deadline likely to be missed, more

11 Sep 2020

NewsBytes Briefing: TikTok sale deadline likely to be missed, more

Last night, multiple reports suggested that ByteDance is likely to miss the September 20 deadline for finalizing the sale of TikTok's US assets.

Huawei MatePad T10, MatePad 10s launched in Europe

11 Sep 2020

Huawei MatePad T10, MatePad 10s launched in Europe

Huawei has launched two new tablets, the MatePad T10 and MatePad T10s in Europe.

#TechBytes: All these smartphones are getting Android 11

10 Sep 2020

#TechBytes: All these smartphones are getting Android 11

Google has announced the official roll-out of Android 11, the latest iteration of its mobile operating system.

Huawei phones will start replacing Android next year: Details here

10 Sep 2020

Huawei phones will start replacing Android next year: Details here

Finally, Huawei appears to be gearing up to take on Google's Android and Apple's iOS in the mobile operating system segment.

NewsBytes Briefing: TikTok tries to dodge sale, and more

10 Sep 2020

NewsBytes Briefing: TikTok tries to dodge sale, and more

Last night, TikTok was reported to be considering a way out of selling its US business to an American company.

Huawei MatePad T8 launched in India at Rs. 10,000

09 Sep 2020

Huawei MatePad T8 launched in India at Rs. 10,000

Expanding its range of affordable tablets, Huawei has launched the MatePad T8 in India. It features an 8-inch screen, mid-tier internals, and a 5,100mAh battery that should last you through the day. Depending on your need, you can pick up the tablet in Wi-Fi only or LTE variant.

Moto G9 Plus spotted on Google Play Console; specifications revealed

08 Sep 2020

Moto G9 Plus spotted on Google Play Console; specifications revealed

Motorola is gearing up to launch a budget-friendly smartphone called the Moto G9 Plus. In the latest development, the handset has been spotted on the Google Play Console (via Pricebaba), revealing its design details and specifications.

Nokia 3.4 to come with a triple rear camera setup

08 Sep 2020

Nokia 3.4 to come with a triple rear camera setup

HMD Global is working to launch a new Nokia 3.4 budget smartphone in the coming weeks. Now, reliable tipster Evan Blass has shared a render of the handset, confirming that it will come with a triple rear camera setup.

Ather 450X deliveries to begin from November; city-wise timeline announced

08 Sep 2020

Ather 450X deliveries to begin from November; city-wise timeline announced

Ather Energy has announced the city-wise delivery timeline of its 450X flagship electric scooter. The release will begin in a phased manner starting with Bengaluru, Chennai, Hyderabad and others in November, followed by Delhi-NCR and Mumbai in December.

NewsBytes Briefing: Apple, Google under investigation, and more

08 Sep 2020

NewsBytes Briefing: Apple, Google under investigation, and more

In the updates since last night, Italy's competition authority launched six investigation cases into the cloud storage services operated by Google, Apple, Dropbox.

Huawei Y9a, with quad cameras and Helio G80 chipset, launched

07 Sep 2020

Huawei Y9a, with quad cameras and Helio G80 chipset, launched

Expanding its range of affordable smartphones, Chinese tech giant Huawei has announced a new Y9a model for the global markets. The handset comes as a slightly tweaked version of the Enjoy 20 Plus that was launched last week.