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23 Jul 2019India
ASUS ZenFone Max M2 receives a price cut in India
In a bid to boost its sales, ASUS has reduced the prices of its budget-range ZenFone Max M2 in India by upto Rs. 1,000.
23 Jul 2019Samsung
Samsung Galaxy Fold passes final tests, set to launch soon
Samsung is once again working to introduce the Galaxy Fold after the premium foldable phone missed its original launch date following durability issues.
Anker launches car dash camera in India at Rs. 8,490
Anker Innovations-backed Roav has launched a new DashCam AO camera in India at Rs. 8,490.
22 Jul 2019Asus
ASUS ROG Phone 2 sets new benchmark for gaming smartphones
As the successor to its popular gaming handset, the ROG Phone, Taiwanese tech giant ASUS has announced ROG Phone 2.
22 Jul 2019Facebook
Soon, Facebook's device will help you 'feel' VR games
As VR continues to go mainstream (with game, gyms, and spas), Facebook is doing everything it can to establish its footprint in the arena.
22 Jul 2019Apple
#NewsBytesExplainer: How Apple's Face ID system verifies your face
For more than a year, Apple has been serving a proprietary facial recognition system on the iPhones, a tech known as Face ID.
Huawei to launch its first pop-up camera smartphone in India
Huawei is working to launch its first pop-up camera smartphone in India by July-end, as it looks to take on rivals like OPPO K3, Redmi K20, and Realme X.
22 Jul 2019Google
Soon, Chrome will stop websites from detecting users in Incognito
In a matter of days, Google will release Chrome 76, the next version of its desktop browser, with the ability to stop websites - particularly those with paywalls - from detecting incognito mode.
22 Jul 2019Google
Google Pixel 4 leak shows radical design change
Google is introducing a radical design change on its upcoming Pixel 4 series smartphones, and the latest leak is yet another evidence of it.
Redmi K20 Series first sale in India today: Details here
Xiaomi's newly launched Redmi K20 and K20 Pro will go sale for the first time in India today via Flipkart and Mi online store, starting 12 pm.
21 Jul 2019iOS
This "smart diaper" tracks your baby's pee. What, now?
Pampers has introduced, what it claims, to be the world's first all-in-one connected care system. The package comes with two activity sensors for diapers, a Wi-Fi video monitor and an app that records all the "data".
21 Jul 2019India
HMD Global to launch Nokia 6.2, Nokia 7.2 in August
HMD Global is working to introduce the Nokia 6.2 and Nokia 7.2 smartphones soon. According to NokiaPowerUser, the new handsets are likely to be launched in August.
21 Jul 2019Xiaomi
Redmi K20 v/s Samsung Galaxy A50: Which one is better?
The newly launched Redmi K20 comes as a watered-down variant of the K20 Pro with the same premium design and hardware. However, with a mid-level chipset, the handset tries to reach a more affordable price tag than its flagship Pro sibling.
21 Jul 2019Huawei
Huawei Y9 Prime 2019 teased in India, launch imminent
Chinese tech giant Huawei is working to launch the Huawei Y9 Prime 2019 in India.
21 Jul 2019Technology
Sound One V9 Bluetooth Wireless Headphones launched at Rs. 1,390
Expanding its range of audio accessories, Hong Kong-based Sound One has introduced the all-new V9 Bluetooth Wireless Headphones in India.
21 Jul 2019India
Xiaomi's Redmi K20 Pro, K20 are ad-free, but not spam-free
While Xiaomi makes great pocket-friendly mobile phones, a major concern for users continues to be the annoying ads in MIUI, the company's Android-based firmware.
20 Jul 2019Android
WhatsApp for iOS to get voice message previews in notifications
WhatsApp is one of the leading messaging platforms in the world. The service, which caters to over 1.5 billion users, continues to add new features like payments, picture-in-picture mode, group video calls and so on to improve user experience.
20 Jul 2019Android
Is this the first Android enabled feature phone?
Over the past few months, we've heard rumors of Google readying an Android version for feature phones.
20 Jul 2019iOS
This tool can steal data from iCloud, Google Drive
An Israeli company, by the name of NSO Group, is selling a dangerous hacking tool, one that can be used to mine your personal files from Google Drive and iCloud.
20 Jul 2019Reliance Jio
OPPO K3, with pop-up selfie camera, launched in India
Rivaling Realme X, OPPO has launched the all-new OPPO K3 smartphone in India at a starting price of Rs. 16,990.
20 Jul 2019Facebook
Now, Instagram will warn before banning accounts
Instagram is reinforcing its stance against policy violation and introducing a new warning system to let people know their account is about to be banned.
20 Jul 2019Flipkart
ASUS ZenFone Max Pro M1 becomes cheaper: Details here
In a bid to boost sales, Taiwanese tech giant ASUS has reduced the prices of ZenFone Max Pro M1 in India by upto Rs. 1,500.
20 Jul 2019Technology
This device can tell how your plant is feeling
Plants are counted among living species but it is very difficult to know their needs, like when they need water or sunlight - and in how much quantity.
20 Jul 2019Twitter
Why a tweet is unavailable: Twitter will now provide reason
In a bid to make public conversations more transparent, Twitter is rolling out a feature that would let you know why a particular tweet is unavailable in a thread.
20 Jul 2019NVIDIA
Apollo 11: NVIDIA recreates historic Moon landing
As the world continues to celebrate the 50th anniversary of humanity's first step on the moon, conspiracy theorists still claim that Apollo 11 landing never happened.
20 Jul 2019WhatsApp
These new features will enhance your WhatsApp experience
Over the years, WhatsApp has evolved into one of the most loved messaging platforms in the world.
Indian finds 'account-hacking' bug in Instagram, wins Rs. 20 lakh
An Indian security researcher has bagged $30,000 (over Rs. 20 lakh) for flagging a critical bug in Instagram, the photo-sharing service owned by Facebook.
19 Jul 2019Microsoft
#FutureIsHere: Microsoft created human hologram capable of speaking any language
As technology continues to grow, high-quality 3D holograms will be the way to deliver life-like presentations and speeches around different parts of the world.
Here's why Instagram is hiding likes on photos, videos
Photo-sharing giant Instagram has started hiding like count on photos and videos shared by users in select countries.
19 Jul 2019YouTube
YouTube Music's new feature will save your mobile data
YouTube Music, the Spotify competitor from streaming giant YouTube, is getting a nifty feature.
Now, Google, Facebook are tracking you even on porn sites
US giants have put web trackers across thousands of porn sites.
19 Jul 2019Security
Your privately-shared Google Photos are not fully secure: Here's why
Google Photos makes an ideal platform to back up images and videos.
19 Jul 2019Samsung
This is how Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 will look like
While we knew Samsung was working on a tablet to compete with Apple iPad Pro, most information related to the upcoming Galaxy Tab S6 remained speculative or suggestive.
18 Jul 2019Flipkart
Nubia Red Magic 3 12GB/256GB variant now available on Flipkart
The new variant of the Nubia Red Magic 3 with 12GB/256GB configuration is now up for grabs via Flipkart at a price of Rs. 46,999.
18 Jul 2019iOS
How to use the viral FaceApp to grow 'old'
After the viral Bottle Cap Challenge, influencers have got another weird thing to be obsessed over - an app that shows how you would look in old age.
18 Jul 2019India
Samsung Galaxy A80, with 48MP rotating camera, launched in India
Expanding its line-up of Galaxy A smartphones in India, Samsung has launched the Galaxy A80 today.
18 Jul 2019India
Is Xiaomi's Redmi K20 Pro better than OnePlus 7 Pro?
Taking on the ultra-premium OnePlus 7 Pro, Xiaomi has launched the all-new Redmi K20 Pro in India.
18 Jul 2019Android
Hackers can track you via Fitbit, other smartbands: Here's how
If you own a Fitbit, chances are your device has a critical Bluetooth vulnerability, one that could allow hackers to track you.
18 Jul 2019Huawei
Huawei to launch smart TV with proprietary OS in August
Huawei is working to launch its first-ever smart TV in China with the company's proprietary HongMeng operating system, according to Chinese news portal Yicai Global.
18 Jul 2019Google
Google's censored Chinese search engine has officially been shuttered
After months of flak, Google has officially confirmed that it has shuttered Project Dragonfly, the secretive effort to mark an entry into China.