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23 Jul 2020Security
Twitter hackers accessed DMs of dozens of high-profile accounts
Last week's massive Twitter hack left more than 100 high-profile accounts, including those of business magnates like Jeff Bezos, Bill Gates, and Elon Musk, compromised.
23 Jul 2020Bollywood
Bollywood's links with Pakistan's ISI exposed: Details here
With Bollywood being scrutinized, now more than ever after the tragic demise of actor Sushant Singh Rajput, alleged links between celebrities and ISI, the notorious spy agency of Pakistan, have become the talking point.
23 Jul 2020Mental Health
Kim Kardashian opens up on Kanye's struggle with bipolar disorder
Kim Kardashian West on Wednesday addressed growing concerns over her husband, rap star Kanye West's mental health, asking fans and media to show compassion and empathy toward their family.
22 Jul 2020Bollywood
Chetan Bhagat's story once again unravels Bollywood's ungrateful nature
Of the many things that are wrong in Bollywood — nepotism, gender pay gap, blatant sexism, and talentless actors — the one which gets little attention is how the industry, known for churning out substandard movies, doesn't credit its writers.
22 Jul 2020Microsoft
NewsBytes Briefing: Snap's revenue grows; Moderna's vaccine won't be cheap
The big story in the technology world is: Snap reported its earnings for Q2 2020 with notable gains - 9 million new users and 17% YoY growth in revenue.
21 Jul 2020Bollywood
Entertainment round-up: Tenet's release pushed, Kangana-Taapsee's verbal duel, and more
The world of entertainment was replete with new announcements and newer controversies on Tuesday.
19 Jul 2020Mukesh Ambani
#WeeklyRecap: Twitter hacked, Huawei banned, Jio's 5G strides, and more
A lot has happened this week!
19 Jul 2020Security
After major hack, Indian government issues notice to Twitter
The Government of India has issued a notice to Twitter to get more details around how it became the target of a massive coordinated hack three days ago.
17 Jul 2020JEE
IIT admissions: Class-12 marks criteria relaxed for students clearing JEE-Advanced
This year, the Class-12 percentage criteria for securing admissions to the prestigious Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) will be relaxed for students qualifying the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Advanced.
17 Jul 2020Uber
NewsBytes Briefing: FBI probes Twitter hack; Netflix gets new CEO
In the last few hours, several developments have been reported from the world of technology.
16 Jul 2020Elon Musk
Twitter hack: Musk, Obama, Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos, others compromised
Microblogging platform Twitter has been hit by a massive hack by cryptocurrency scammers.
12 Jul 2020Cricket: News, Stats and more!
Former Indian cricketer Chetan Chauhan tests positive for COVID-19
Former Indian opener Chetan Chauhan tested positive for the novel coronavirus on Saturday.
10 Jul 2020iPhone
A Facebook glitch is crashing popular iOS apps: Details here
If you are running into frequent app crashes on your iPhone, you are probably not alone!
10 Jul 2020Elon Musk
Elon Musk to soon give update on brain-computer interface company
A year ago, Elon Musk's secretive start-up Neuralink revealed how it plans to "connect humans with computers" with a novel brain-computer interface (BCI).
09 Jul 2020Karan Johar
"Wasn't he crying?" Karan Johar trolled for attending Neetu's birthday
Karan Johar has come under the scanner, once again.
08 Jul 2020Karan Johar
Karan Johar "shattered" over hatred after Sushant's death, reveals friend
Filmmaker Karan Johar is deeply upset by the heavy backlash and online trolling that he has been subjected to ever since the tragic demise of actor Sushant Singh Rajput, his close friend revealed.
04 Jul 2020Nagaland
After Mizoram, Nagaland Cabinet bans sale of dog meat
The Nagaland government on Friday banned the sale of dog meat in the state along with the commercial import and trading of dogs.
04 Jul 2020Google
Lenovo's K11 Power smartphone appears on Google Play Console
A tipster named Tamilan Techinical has shared a Google Play Console listing on Twitter, revealing that Lenovo's upcoming smartphone, the K11 Power, might arrive as a rebranded version of Motorola G8 Power Lite.
01 Jul 2020India
Gmail suffers outage, creating work woes for many
In a major shocker, Google's primary email service Gmail has gone down for a number of users around the world.
26 Jun 2020Facebook
Now, Facebook will warn you about old news articles
Credibility and timeliness are the two most important aspects of online news consumption; they define what people perceive of different matters, events.
26 Jun 2020Justin Bieber
Justin Bieber files $20 million lawsuit against sexual assault accusers
Pop star Justin Bieber has filed a $20 million (approximately Rs. 15 crore) lawsuit against two women who recently accused him of sexual assault.
23 Jun 2020Cricket: News, Stats and more!
Coronavirus outbreak: Three Pakistan players test positive for COVID-19
The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), on Monday, confirmed that three players, namely Shadab Khan, Haris Rauf, and Haider Ali have tested positive for COVID-19.
22 Jun 2020India
Former India shooter Pournima Zanane passes away at 42
Former India shooter Pournima Zanane has passed away at the age of 42.
22 Jun 2020WWE
The Undertaker announces retirement: A look at his WWE career
One of the greatest professional wrestlers, The Undertaker, has retired from WWE.
22 Jun 2020Justin Bieber
Factually impossible: Justin Bieber denies sexual assault allegation
Pop sensation Justin Bieber has refuted an allegation that he sexually assaulted a woman in March 2014. The assault allegation surfaced last week.
21 Jun 2020Microsoft
#WeeklyRecap: Cyber attack warnings, Chrome spyware, voice tweets, and more
This week's technology updates were marked by major cybersecurity threats from Chinese and North Korean hackers and some really annoying bugs in Apple and Microsoft's products.
20 Jun 2020Indian Premier League (IPL)
IPL Governing Council to review sponsorship deals
The Indian Premier League (IPL) Governing Council has called for a meeting next week to discuss tournament's various sponsorship deals.
19 Jun 2020Donald Trump
Twitter labels Trump's video attacking 'fake news' as fake
Continuing its stringent content moderation practices, Twitter has fact-checked a video tweeted by US President Donald Trump and labeled the same as 'manipulated media'.
19 Jun 2020YouTube
Twitter's audio tweets have a major accessibility issue: Details here
A day ago, Twitter announced audio tweets as a way to let users share their personal thoughts and experiences in their own voice.
18 Jun 2020Karan Johar
Amid criticism, Karan Johar unfollows most actors on Twitter
Sushant Singh Rajput's tragic death has raised some pertinent questions and brought the entire film fraternity under scrutiny.
18 Jun 2020Android
Now, you can share new "Voice Tweets": Here's how
Continuing with its product-improvement plans, microblogging giant Twitter has announced a new 'voice tweeting' capability for its users.
17 Jun 2020Facebook
Now, Facebook will let users disable political ads
As Twitter continues its stringent policy to moderate and fact-check misleading political posts, including those by US President Donald Trump, Facebook is taking a different approach.
16 Jun 2020Bollywood
Saif Ali Khan slams Bollywood's hypocrisy after Sushant Rajput's death
Sushant Singh Rajput's tragic death has triggered emotional reactions from many in the film fraternity, with some blaming the industry itself for the unfortunate loss.
15 Jun 2020Karan Johar
SSR dies: Karan Johar, Alia Bhatt slammed for 'double standards'
Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput's suicide has once again triggered the same-old nepotism debate in the film fraternity.
14 Jun 2020Xiaomi
#WeeklyRecap: Sony PS5, Android 11 Beta, Twitter Fleets, and more
This week, a number of developments were noted in the world of technology, especially for consumer tech enthusiasts.
13 Jun 2020Cricket: News, Stats and more!
India's oldest First-class cricketer Vasant Raiji dies at 100
India's oldest First-class cricketer, Vasant Raiji, died in the early hours of Saturday.
12 Jun 2020Karnataka
18% GST on parotas: Internet loses it over absurd rule
Until now, you might not have given much thought to whether you were having your butter chicken or dal makhni with a serving of rotis or parotas.
11 Jun 2020Android
Now, Twitter will nudge you to read before retweeting
Twitter is going to new heights to keep conversations healthy on its platform.
10 Jun 2020Facebook
#TechBytes: What are Twitter Fleets, how to use them?
Microblogging giant Twitter has launched Fleets, its own version of Stories, in India.
09 Jun 2020Assam
Assam's Baghjan oil well catches fire after leaking for weeks
On Tuesday, a massive fire erupted at a natural gas well of Oil India Limited (OIL) in Assam's Tinsukia district.