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17 Jun 2018iPhone
Mobile apps gobbling data? You can monitor, reduce data-usage
As smartphones get increasingly sophisticated, apps are becoming more "data-hungry", eating up all mobile-data often leaving users wondering how their data plan has ended so quickly.
17 Jun 2018Augmented Reality
ASUS ZenFone Ares, with AR and VR features, launched
Taiwanese electronics giant ASUS has launched its latest smartphone, the ZenFone Ares, in its homeland.
17 Jun 2018Facebook
Google shows little change in diversity, 70% staff still male
According to Google's annual diversity report 2018, nearly 70% of the entire Google staff was male last year.
17 Jun 2018Boston
In this restaurant by MIT engineers, robots prepare food
MIT graduates Brady Knight, Michael Farid, Luke Schlueter, and Kale Rogers have opened a new fast food restaurant in downtown Boston called Spyce, where all the meals are prepared by robot chefs in the kitchen.
17 Jun 2018Xiaomi
Xiaomi's latest MIUI 10 ROM comes to select devices
Xiaomi recently launched the global beta version of its next proprietary forked smartphone UI, the MIUI 10 Global Beta ROM.
17 Jun 2018Father's Day
On Father's Day, introduce your dad to these 5 apps
Father's Day is upon us and it's time to celebrate all the dads who've tried their level best to make our lives better.
17 Jun 2018Google
OnePlus 6 receives Android P Beta 2: Details here
OnePlus has now started to release Android P Beta 2, the latest version of the developer preview, for OnePlus 6.
17 Jun 2018iPhone
Messenger for iOS constantly crashing due to a buggy update
Several iPhone and iPad users have reported that Facebook's Messenger app frequently started crashing after they installed its latest update (version 170.0) that released on June 15.
17 Jun 2018Microsoft
WhatsApp and Microsoft are planning a 'real' Windows app
According to reports, WhatsApp is working with Microsoft to develop a proper Windows app.
17 Jun 2018YouTube
You will now be able to turn off Google's targeted-ads
Google has updated its "Ad Settings" page to better allow users to control what ads they see and make it easier to turn off "Ad Personalization."
16 Jun 2018Microsoft
Microsoft's SwiftKey integration in Windows reveals the future of laptops
Two years after buying the popular keyboard app SwiftKey, Microsoft is finally bringing it to Windows.
Ducati superbike Multistrada to launch on June 19, in India
Italian superbike maker Ducati will be launching the Ducati Multistrada 1260 on June 19 in India.
16 Jun 2018Yale University
These 5 Android apps can help you quit smoking
A recent study published by the Foundation for a Smoke-Free World revealed that almost seven out of ten Indian smokers are aware of the negative consequences of smoking, but 53% still can't quit.
16 Jun 2018iOS
Gmail for iOS gets AI-based high priority push notifications
Google has introduced a new feature that will ensure your Gmail app only sends you notifications when important emails come in.
16 Jun 2018South Korea
Commercial 5G roll-out expected in 2018, India to follow suit
2018 is set to go down in history as a breakthrough year for information technology, with commercial roll-out of 5G technology expected by the end of this year, said Swedish telecom company, Ericsson.
16 Jun 2018Bangalore
Seems like 'superfood', cockroach milk is here to stay
It may sound preposterous, but cockroach 'milk' might just become a mass-produced super health food in the near future.
16 Jun 2018WhatsApp
Which all phones WhatsApp won't support in future?
WhatsApp has updated its FAQ page with new details on the operating systems it won't support, going forward.
16 Jun 2018United States of America
AI creates new voice for radio journalist with speech issues
Jamie Dupree, a 54-year-old US political radio journalist, suffers from a rare neurological condition which led to him losing his voice two years ago.
Samsung Galaxy S9+ Sunrise Gold Edition launched in India
As the latest addition to its line-up of Samsung Galaxy S9+ models in India, Samsung has introduced a new Sunrise Gold Edition.
16 Jun 2018Twitter
How to fix WhatsApp notification bug that hides sender's name
WhatsApp has been hit by a bug which prevents users from seeing who sent them a message when a notification for the same comes.
16 Jun 2018Augmented Reality
Lenovo ThinkPad P52: World's most powerful mass-produced laptop, launched
At the NXT BLD conference, Chinese electronics giant Lenovo has unveiled the ThinkPad P52, one of the world's most powerful mass-produced laptops till date.
Micromax Canvas 2 Plus (2018) launched at Rs. 8,999
As a successor to the Canvas 2 Plus, home-grown OEM Micromax has launched the Canvas 2 Plus 2018 model in India.
15 Jun 2018India
Suzuki Burgman Street 125's bookings open, may launch in July
Suzuki Motorcycles India is now accepting bookings for its most premium and expensive scooter in India - the Suzuki Burgman Street 125.
15 Jun 2018Snapchat
Snapchat launches privacy-safe developer kit called Snap Kit
Snapchat has announced the launch of its much-awaited Snap Kit - a tool for third-party developers to integrate with Snapchat and its features.
15 Jun 2018Google
Google's online tool for building business apps becomes available
Google has announced that its low-code tool for building business apps called "App Maker" is now available to use for all G Suite Business, Enterprise, and Education customers.
15 Jun 2018Stanford University
Stanford researchers have trained an AI bot to make memes
If you thought artificial intelligence was just restricted to cancer research, analyzing supernovae, and the like, you're quite mistaken.
15 Jun 2018India
OnePlus's Bullets Wireless earphones launched in India for Rs. 3,990
Bullets Wireless, the much-awaited OnePlus wireless earphones, have been launched in India for Rs. 3,990, and will go on sale starting June 19.
15 Jun 2018Vivo
Vivo Nex is world's first phone with pop-up selfie camera
Vivo has launched two new flagship smartphones in China: Vivo Nex S and Vivo Nex A.
15 Jun 2018Apple
All Apple Park workers get standing desks
Apple Park, the tech giant's new $5 billion, spaceship-shaped headquarters in Cupertino, California, has a new perk to offer.
15 Jun 2018Samsung
Everything to know about the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Note 9
Samsung is working to launch its second flagship of the year, the Galaxy Note 9.
15 Jun 2018Health & Wellness
Artificial Intelligence: The one solution to every industry's problems
Artificial Intelligence is slowly taking the world by storm. AI isn't new to people; it's ubiquitous today.
14 Jun 2018Elon Musk
Elon Musk's Boring Company to build high-speed transit in Chicago
The city of Chicago has struck a deal with Elon Musk's Boring Company to develop high-speed transit rail tunnels between the O'Hare International Airport and downtown Chicago.
14 Jun 2018Smartphones
The foldable Galaxy X will cost a whopping $1,800
If you thought the Apple iPhone X was extravagant at $999, think again.
Google's Pixel 3 to have Active Edge, wireless charging support
According to fresh leaks and rumors, Google's upcoming Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL smartphones will feature Active Edge, which lets users squeeze short the frame of the device for ease of use, and wireless charging support.
14 Jun 2018Facebook
Facebook no longer preferred for news, users turn to WhatsApp
According to a research by the Reuters Institute, the use of Facebook for consuming and discussing news has overall reduced by 9 percentage points from 2017 in the US as users turn to WhatsApp for the same.
14 Jun 2018India
Tata's special edition Tigor Buzz launched at Rs. 5.68 lakh
The Tigor Buzz, a special edition compact sedan by Tata Motors, has been launched in India at Rs. 5.68 lakh for the petrol variant and Rs. 6.57 lakh for the diesel variant (ex-showroom Delhi).
Now Google Home can answer 3 questions at once
It was announced at the Google I/O 2018 annual developer conference last month that the Google Assistant will soon be able to handle multiple actions.
14 Jun 2018Technology
#CareerBytes: How to learn to code for beginners?
In this tech-driven world, learning how to code is no longer limited to software engineers or IT professionals.
Now, you can use Google Translate app offline
Google has started rolling out an update to its Google Translate app, which would let you translate offline.
14 Jun 2018India
2018 Jaguar F-Type SVR: Bookings open for the fastest Jaguar
Jaguar Land Rover India is now accepting bookings for its 2018 Jaguar F-Type SVR, which was launched in India last year.