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29 Apr 2020


Google Meet video conferencing service is now free for everyone

Google Meet, the premium video conferencing service operated by Google, is now free for everyone around the world.

29 Apr 2020


Soon, Google Lens will solve your math problems: Here's how

Dedicated Math apps - like the one from Microsoft - come really handy in helping students understand (and solve) complicated problems.

29 Apr 2020


Shoelace, Google's local meetup app, is shutting down: Here's why

Shoelace, a local meetup app developed by Google's 'Area 120' experimental projects unit, is shutting down.

28 Apr 2020


Samsung's Android Go-based Galaxy J2 Core launched at Rs. 6,300

Samsung has launched its budget-friendly Galaxy J2 Core (2020) in India.

27 Apr 2020


Play Store has a weird bug, and Google is mum

If you see plenty of pending updates on the Google Play Store, better be careful while proceeding to install them.

26 Apr 2020


#WeeklyRecap: New affordable ventilator, iPhone text-bomb, Messenger Rooms, and more

This week, some major developments were noted in the world of technology.

26 Apr 2020


Android 11 Developer Preview 3: All new features on offer

Google has released the third and final developer preview of Android 11, its next big mobile operating system.

23 Apr 2020

Google Duo

Google Meet, Duo updated with handy new features: Details here

Given the growing demand for virtual meeting services, Google is racing to upgrade its video calling products and take on the likes of players like Zoom and Microsoft Teams.

22 Apr 2020


Google launches feature to adjust 'Hey Google' detection sensitivity

Finally, Google is offering the long-awaited ability to adjust 'Hey Google' wake word detection sensitivity on Assistant-powered smart speakers and displays.

20 Apr 2020


Now, ICICI Bank customers can ask Alexa for bank balance

In a push towards smarter user experiences, ICICI Bank has enabled AI-backed voice banking capabilities.

20 Apr 2020


Facebook, Google will be required to pay Australian news companies

Big tech giants Google and Facebook will soon be forced to pay Australian news media companies for publishing their content on their respective platforms.

20 Apr 2020


After Apple, Google reportedly planning to launch its own card

In the age of digital payments and peer-to-peer transfers, third-party smart cards, promising plenty of benefits and user-facing features, are becoming increasingly popular.

19 Apr 2020


#WeeklyRecap: OnePlus 8, iPhone SE launched, Cognizant hacked, and more

This week, despite the evolving COVID-19 crisis, notable developments were made in the world of tech.

19 Apr 2020

App Store

20 million Aptoide app store users compromised in data leak

In a shocking development, personal data of more than 20 million users of Aptoide, a third-party store for Android applications, has been leaked online.

17 Apr 2020


Zoom v/s Google Meet: Which one is better?

As COVID-19 cases continue to surge, more and more people are rushing to handle most of their jobs from the safety of their homes.

Google blocks over 18 million malicious COVID-19 messages daily

Ever since COVID-19 outbreaks began, scammers have been taking advantage of people's fears around the disease to phish them for personal/financial information.

17 Apr 2020


The all-new OxygenOS on OnePlus 8 series: Details here

Alongside the recent unveiling of OnePlus 8 series, OnePlus has also announced several improvements to its Android 10-based OxygenOS operating system.

16 Apr 2020


Soon, Google will protect your Drive files with Face ID

Google Drive always remains protected with a password - the same one you use for your Google account.

15 Apr 2020


All you need to know about OnePlus Bullets Wireless Z

Alongside its latest flagship smartphones, OnePlus has also launched a new pair of Bluetooth earphones. Dubbed as the Bullets Wireless Z, the model comes as a more affordable version of the Bullets Wireless 2.

15 Apr 2020


YouTube launches 'Video Builder' to help businesses create ads

In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, businesses have started using video as a way to interact with their teams as well as customers.

15 Apr 2020

Google Pay (Gpay)

How to find stores selling essential goods via Google Pay

As the COVID-19 situation continues to evolve in India, Google is doing everything it can to help people hit by the crisis.

15 Apr 2020


Android contact tracing will be rolled out via Google Play

A few days back, Apple and Google announced a joint contact tracing system to alert their customers about possible contact with a COVID-19-infected patient.

15 Apr 2020


This Chrome extension lets you express yourself in virtual meetings

As coronavirus continues to wreak havoc around the world, more and more people are adjusting to the routine of video chats and virtual meetings.

14 Apr 2020

Google Assistant

Now, you can 'call' Google Assistant for food/night shelter locations

A few days back, Google had introduced the ability to use Maps, Google Assistant, or Search to look up the locations of food and night shelters across 33 Indian cities.

13 Apr 2020

Sundar Pichai

Coronavirus outbreak: Sundar Pichai donates Rs. 5 crore to GiveIndia

Sundar Pichai, the CEO of Alphabet and Google, has donated Rs. 5 crore to support COVID-19 relief efforts in India.

13 Apr 2020

Nokia 7

Nokia 7.3 to sport a 48MP quad camera: Report

As a successor to the mid-ranger Nokia 7.2, HMD Global is working to launch the Nokia 7.3 smartphone in the third quarter of this year.

12 Apr 2020


#WeeklyRecap: New CoronaOven, Apple-Google collaboration, WhatsApp's restrictions, and more

This week, the tech industry continued its fight against coronavirus with innovative new solutions and technologies.

12 Apr 2020


OnePlus Bullets Wireless Z earbuds teased, launching on April 14

OnePlus has teased its Bullets Wireless Z in India that are slated to go official alongside the OnePlus 8 series on April 14.

12 Apr 2020


New Google-Apple project to automate contact-tracing: Here's what it means

After launching their own efforts to allow coronavirus screening, understanding, and tracking, Google and Apple are now coming together for a new joint project to fight the deadly pandemic.

10 Apr 2020


Now, Google has a special Braille keyboard for Android

In a bid to simplify smartphone typing for those who are blind or are suffering from some kind of visual impairment, Google has launched a new Braille keyboard.

10 Apr 2020

Android 10

Google Pixel 4a to be launched real soon: Details here

As a successor to the mid-ranger Pixel 3a, Google is working to launch the Pixel 4a smartphone in the coming weeks.

09 Apr 2020

Product Management

Hangouts Meet is now called 'Google Meet'

Google's Hangouts Meet, the service that goes against Zoom in the video-conferencing arena, has been given a new title - Google Meet.

09 Apr 2020


Google makes Stadia free for limited period (not in India)

In a bid to help people beat quarantine blues, Google is opening Stadia, its online game streaming service, for a period of two months.

08 Apr 2020


This Gmail competitor can end your endless spam woes

Edison, the company that offers the famous 'Edison Mail' app to manage multiple email services, has launched OnMail, an email service of its own.

06 Apr 2020

Google Maps

Google starts showing food, night shelters on Maps: Details here

In a bid to support the underprivileged during the nation-wide lockdown enforced by the Indian government, Google has started showing the location of food and night shelters on Maps.

06 Apr 2020

Android TV

#LeakPeek: Realme TV could come with a 43-inch LED display

Realme is actively diversifying its product portfolio, and the latest product to be launched under the brand will be a smart television.

04 Apr 2020

Vivo Mobiles

Vivo Y50 to come with punch-hole display, Snapdragon 665 chipset

As an addition to its budget-friendly Y series, Chinese tech giant Vivo is gearing up to launch the Y50 smartphone sometime soon.

03 Apr 2020

Google Drive

#TechBytes: How to get the most out of Zoom

In the wake of the novel coronavirus crisis, video conferencing service Zoom has become the talk of the town.

31 Mar 2020


Astrophysicist, inventing coronavirus device, gets magnet stuck up nose

Fiddling with electronics without proper knowledge or expertise can lead to some drastic incidents - and not in a good way.

30 Mar 2020


#TechBytes: How to view life-sized 'AR animals' using your phone

Since last year, Google Search has been offering the ability to view animals - from tigers to pandas - as life-sized creatures in augmented reality (AR).