05 Aug 2020
'GoT' is the most-pirated TV show during lockdown: Parrot Analytics
Game of Thrones (GoT) has hit a new high by claiming the piracy throne (as well).
20 Jul 2020
NewsBytes Tech Briefing: TikTok considering HQ relocation; UAE's Mars mission
A lot has happened over the weekend!
30 Jun 2020
Microsoft suspends all advertising on Facebook, Instagram
Microsoft has suspended all advertising on Facebook and Instagram at least until August.
29 Jun 2020
Coca-Cola to Unilever, these big brands are boycotting Facebook ads
Facebook is heavily reliant on a revenue model where it shows personalized ads from brands and generates money from the businesses for providing ad space and the resulting traction.
28 Feb 2020
Xiaomi blames coronavirus outbreak for slowed Android updates
As the global tech industry continues to bear the impact of coronavirus, Xiaomi is blaming the deadly outbreak for delayed smartphone updates.
31 Jan 2020
Wuhan coronavirus outbreak declared 'global health emergency' by WHO
The World Health Organization on Thursday declared the ongoing coronavirus outbreak a global health emergency.
25 Oct 2019
How this 24-year-old became a billionaire overnight
A 24-year-old Wharton graduate just became one of Asia's richest people overnight, adding $3.8 billion to his wealth.
07 May 2019
Did you spot Starbucks on 'Game of Thrones'? HBO explains
The last episode of Game of Thrones 'The Last of The Starks' was terrible for several reasons, but eagle-eyed fans spotted an error that left them amused.
30 Nov 2018
After Starbucks bans porn, YouPorn bans Starbucks products in offices
Porn has always been at the top of the taboo list.
13 Oct 2018
Cryptocurrency mining malware found hidden in Adobe Flash updater
A windows installer carrying legit Adobe Flash update has been flagged as a potential source of cryptocurrency mining malware.
29 May 2018
8,000 Starbucks stores to remain closed today: Here's why
American coffee chain Starbucks will close over 8,000 of its stores across the US, today afternoon.
20 May 2018
You don't need to purchase anything to sit at Starbucks
Multinational chain Starbucks rolled out a new policy on Saturday allowing patrons to sit in the cafes and use restrooms, even if they don't purchase anything.
18 Apr 2018
Racial Tolerance: Starbucks to shut 8,000 stores for an afternoon
Starbucks, the world's biggest coffee company, will shut down 8,000 of its stores across the US in the afternoon on May 29 to give lessons on racial tolerance to its 175,000 employees.
15 Apr 2018
Outrage after black men sitting calmly at Philadelphia Starbucks arrested
Starbucks has triggered outrage after a video of two black men being arrested from one of their Philadelphia stores for "trespassing" went viral.
17 Mar 2018
Meet Indo-Anglians: India's newest, fastest growing caste
In the last decade or so, a new, rather influential demographic of Indians has emerged.
17 Nov 2017
GST in restaurants dropped drastically, but is eating out cheaper?
With the government dropping GST in restaurants sharply from 18% to just 5%, many had expected drastically lower bills on eating out.
28 Oct 2017
Starbucks is offering all short/tall beverages at just Rs. 100!
Coffee lovers would remember October 28 as the day Starbucks offered all their short and tall beverages at just Rs. 100 each!
28 Jun 2017
Iced drinks from Starbucks, Costa in UK contain faecal bacteria
A BBC investigation has found that iced drinks in the UK outlets of global coffee chains Costa Coffee, Starbucks and Caffe Nero contain bacteria found in faeces.
12 Sep 2016
Starbucks working to overcome the 'basic' image
Starbucks has been working on fixing the brand's 'basic' image by spending huge money on innovation.