28 Dec 2020
Insult track on PM Boris Johnson tops Amazon Music chart
Sensational music takes little to get recognized, but a track full of hatred towards British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has gained the top spot on Amazon Music Chart.
01 Dec 2020
Eric Clapton, Van Morrison team up for anti-lockdown song
The coronavirus pandemic has uprooted what lifestyle has stood for, and a huge chunk belongs to the entertainment domain.
03 Sep 2020
September 19: Get set to pamper Batman on this day
Is Batman your hero? Then get ready to pamper him on September 19.
21 Jul 2020
NewsBytes Briefing: Zuckerberg says no deal with Trump and more
Since last evening, the world of technology has seen some notable developments.
03 Nov 2019
Update iPhone 5 immediately to keep using apps and services
It is always a good idea to keep the software updated on your smartphone. But if you are using an iPhone 5, it is especially important to upgrade its operating system by November 3 (today).
27 Oct 2019
#NewsBytesWeeklyRecap: Alexa spying, Facebook redesigned, inflammable batteries, and more
The fourth week of October brought some very interesting stuff for tech enthusiasts.
14 Oct 2019
Don't upgrade! macOS Catalina is breaking app support
Ever since macOS Catalina started rolling out, users from different parts of the world have been complaining about broken app support.
08 Oct 2019
macOS 10.15 Catalina now available: How to download and install
Apple has released macOS Catalina, the latest version of the company's desktop software, as a free upgrade for all eligible devices.
25 Sep 2019
#TechBytes: 5 India-specific iOS 13 features you need to try
Soon after unveiling fancy new iPhones, Apple released iOS 13 with features like dark mode, Sign in with Apple, swipe-to-type, gesture-based undo/redo and more.
19 Sep 2019
iOS 13 to release tonight: Here's how to install it
Apple will globally release iOS 13 today for all the eligible iPhones and iPod touch models.
25 Jun 2019
iOS 13 public beta now available: Here's how to install
The first public beta of iOS 13 and iPadOS, the dedicated operating systems for iPhones and iPads, are now available for download.
01 Jun 2019
Bye-bye iTunes! Apple to kill iTunes forever
Nearly 18 years after 'revolutionizing music' with iTunes, Apple is finally gearing up to retire the media app for good.
27 May 2019
Apple accused of selling customers' iTunes data, lawsuit filed
Apple, one of the largest advocates of privacy in the technology sphere, has been accused of selling iTunes data. Irony, much?
15 May 2019
Now, watch 'Game of Thrones', other shows on Apple TV
Finally, the Apple TV app is being rolled out for iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, and select Samsung smart TV users in India.
15 Apr 2019
Locked out of iPhone? Here's the way to restore it
While it may sound pretty weird, getting locked out of an iPhone is one hell of a problem.
10 Feb 2019
Apple, Google criticized for hosting Saudi app tracking women's movements
Tech giants Google and Apple have been accused of misogyny for hosting an app on their platforms that allows men in Saudi Arabia to track and control where women travel.
25 Dec 2018
Apple gave customers' data to Indian government: Details here
Apple has released its transparency report, detailing how many customer data requests it got from the Indian government and how many it actually catered to.
20 Sep 2018
5 best fitness apps you should download
The benefits of leading a healthy lifestyle need not be reiterated.
18 Sep 2018
Here's how to install iOS 12 on iPhone and iPad
Apple has now started seeding iOS12, its latest mobile software that sequels the buggy iOS 11.
02 Sep 2018
Top 5 online platforms where you can promote your music
If you happen to be a budding musician in this digital age, you don't have to rush from one studio to another to get that much-needed breakthrough.
20 Aug 2018
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey talks about his "left-leaning" bias
With US President Donald Trump repeatedly alleging that Twitter "shadow bans" conservative voices, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey has responded, saying that he himself and several Twitter employees have a "left-leaning" bias, but that doesn't affect Twitter's policy.
28 Mar 2018
7 smartphone apps that can earn you real money
Everyone owns a smartphone these days, and almost everything we do on them requires an app.
24 Feb 2018
Happy Birthday Steve Jobs! Your memories live on
Steve Jobs, had he been alive, would have turned 63 today.
26 Jan 2018
Apple announces iOS 11.3: Know what's new in latest update
Apple has previewed iOS 11.3 - the upcoming update to its latest operating system - that's arriving "this spring" for users; the developer beta has been released.
16 May 2017
MP3 is officially dead, but the swansong isn't over
The Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits, a German research institution, which created the MP3 format; has now officially declared the termination of licensing rights pertaining to MP3.
09 Apr 2017
Call centre scam: 24-yr-old mastermind arrested in multi-billion dollar racket
Thane police arrested Sagar Thakkar aka Shaggy, the 24-year-old mastermind of a massive call centre scam that conned hundreds of Americans of millions of dollars, after he was deported from Dubai.
06 Apr 2017
Spotify finally moves from free service to paid premium
Spotify along with Universal Music announced that it will release some of the albums by Universal Music artists exclusively for paid subscribers.
24 Feb 2017
Celebrating the 62nd birthday of the late Steve Jobs
Apple co-founder and business legend Steve Jobs would have turned 62 today.
02 Dec 2016
Call-center scam: Kingpin's daily turnover over $100,000
Police sources confirmed that the daily turnover of call-center scam mastermind Sagar Thakkar was over $100,000 a day; Thakkar managed call-centers in Noida, Ghaziabad, Ahmedabad and Thane.
30 Nov 2016
New tax-levy on content providers
The central government is in the process of introducing a new 'e-service tax' that will impact content providers such as Netflix, Amazon, Apple and several more.
28 Oct 2016
US charges 61 people over call centre fraud
US authorities have charged 61 people and entities connected to the massive call-center fraud that was unearthed recently.
06 Oct 2016
Mumbai Police bust nine bogus call centers
Mumbai Police has detained and questioned 772 workers of nine bogus call centers on the city's outskirts.
23 Sep 2016
Apple acquires Indian machine learning startup
In June 2016, Apple acquired Hyderabad based start-up Tuplejump, to expand its expertise in artificial intelligence.
01 Sep 2016
Google forays into the ride-sharing turf of Uber
Google is planning to expand its ride-sharing service in San Francisco.
22 Aug 2016
India to criminalize viewing torrent websites?
Reports have suggested that the Indian Government would impose a jail term of 3 years and a fine up to 3,00,000 for viewing torrent websites or downloading content from such websites.
06 Aug 2016
Torrentz.eu pulls its shutters down
Torrentz.eu, the world's largest torrent search engine, shut down this week without any explanation for the same.
06 Aug 2016
Apple to offer cash rewards in its 'Bug Bounty' program
At the Black-Hat Cyber Security Conference on Thursday, Apple unveiled its plans to offer up to $200,000 rewards to researchers who will find security bugs in its products.