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13 Dec 2022

Nuclear Fusion

US scientists achieve major breakthrough in nuclear fusion technology

Scientists at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) in California have achieved a significant milestone pertaining to nuclear fusion, called net energy gain.

Caltech uses machine learning to classify dying stars: Here's how

SNIascore, a machine-learning algorithm developed by astronomers from the California Institute of Technology (Caltech), has accurately classified 1,000 supernovas. They are bright and powerful explosions caused by dying stars.

13 Dec 2022


WhatsApp's 'View Once' feature to roll out for text messages

WhatsApp is working on bringing a 'View Once' feature to text messages.

13 Dec 2022


MIUI 14 announced: Here's what it brings to the table

Xiaomi has introduced MIUI 14, alongside its 13 series of smartphones.

12 Dec 2022


New Windows 11 feature: Users can now record the screen

Microsoft is rolling out a screen recording option on Windows 11. This feature has been incorporated into the Snipping tool. The recorded content will be saved in the form of short video clips.

12 Dec 2022


Twitter is relaunching Twitter Blue; iOS users to pay more

After a considerable delay and multiple postponements, Twitter is relaunching its Twitter Blue subscription service today.

11 Dec 2022


New WhatsApp features: Searching for groups, reacting to messages

WhatsApp is rolling out the ability to search for groups in common with a specific contact on its desktop app.

11 Dec 2022

Google Chrome

Google Chrome gets Memory, Energy Saver modes to boost performance

Google has introduced Memory Saver and Energy Saver modes on its web browser Chrome to free up memory and boost battery life, respectively.

10 Dec 2022


Gmail down for millions of users across world: Details here

Gmail suffered a massive outage late on Saturday as the services of tech giant Google's popular email platform went down for millions of users across the globe due to a technical glitch, said reports.

10 Dec 2022


Amazon introduces 'Inspire,' TikTok-like shopping feed: Here's how to use

Amazon has introduced a new service called Inspire, which offers a TikTok-like shopping experience to users.

08 Dec 2022


Instagram will now tell creators why their posts aren't recommended

Are you an Instagram creator? Have you ever wondered why one of your posts appeared on the 'Explore' page while another didn't?

08 Dec 2022


Apple finally adds end-to-end encryption to iCloud data

Apple has enhanced its security setup with a series of major security updates. Among them is 'Advanced Data Protection,' under which the company has expanded end-to-encryption to iCloud.

08 Dec 2022


Telegram December update: No-SIM sign-up, upgraded topics, and more

Telegram is planning to end the year with a bang. The popular messaging platform has now introduced a ton of new features, which make using it even more convenient.

07 Dec 2022

Google Chrome

New Chrome feature: Access tabs, bookmarks, history from address bar

Good news for Google Chrome users! Those working on desktops can now easily find their bookmarks, tabs, and browsing history, from the address bar of the web browser.

07 Dec 2022


SpaceX launches Starshield project for national security: What's on offer

Elon Musk-owned SpaceX's satellite internet business is pushing on all cylinders.

07 Dec 2022


Apple overhauls App Store pricing structure; 900 price-points now available

Cupertino tech giant Apple has made extensive changes to the pricing structure in its App Store across the world, including India.

07 Dec 2022


Everything to know about Truecaller's Government Services Directory in India

Truecaller has announced a digital government directory in India.

07 Dec 2022


Amazon's Prime Gaming to be launched in India soon

The launch of Amazon's gaming subscription service, Prime Gaming, seems to be inching closer, according to gaming industry analyst Rishi Alwani.

06 Dec 2022


Google releases its biggest Pixel Feature Drop: Check what's new

Google's software update for December is now live. It is the biggest feature drop to date as it adds a range of exciting stuff to Pixel phones and the Watch.

04 Dec 2022


Latest WhatsApp updates: Picture-in-picture for iOS, 21 emojis for Android

WhatsApp is rolling out a new feature for the iOS beta application, which brings a picture-in-picture mode for video calls to select beta testers. It immediately shows up when users multitask with other apps.

30 Nov 2022


Nissan demos use of AI to end traffic jams

Japanese automaker Nissan's North American division conducted an experiment using artificial intelligence (AI) to see whether it was possible to ease traffic on highways and save fuel.

30 Nov 2022


Rolls-Royce successfully tests the world's first hydrogen-powered jet engine

Rolls-Royce has powered an aircraft engine using hydrogen instead of jet fuel-a first in the world of aviation.

29 Nov 2022


Apple announces Oceanic+ app for Watch Ultra: Check features

Apple has introduced a new app for Watch Ultra, known as the Oceanic+. It is focused on scuba divers and will notify them of crucial info for their diving sessions.

29 Nov 2022


WhatsApp on iOS: Now add captions while forwarding docs, videos

WhatsApp has released a new stable update for iOS with build number 22.23.77.

28 Nov 2022


WhatsApp starts rolling out self-messaging feature: How to use it

Meta-owned WhatsApp has finally started rolling out a new 'Message Yourself' feature on its platform globally.

27 Nov 2022


WhatsApp developing 'mute' shortcut for group chats on desktops

WhatsApp is working on a "Mute" shortcut for group chats on desktops, WABetaInfo has reported.

26 Nov 2022


New WhatsApp feature: Desktop users can now share contact cards

WhatsApp is rolling out a new contact card sharing feature for its beta application on Windows, according to WABetaInfo.

ISRO's PSLV-C54 rocket heads to space with 9 satellites

ISRO's Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) C54 took off from Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota, Andhra Pradesh, for its final mission this year.

22 Nov 2022


WhatsApp Desktop app to get new screen lock feature

Meta-owned WhatsApp is working on a screen lock facility for its desktop version.

OnePlus Nord CE 2 Lite 5G receives Android 13-based update

OnePlus Nord CE 2 Lite 5G users can now enroll for the Android 13-based OxygenOS 13 Open Beta Test in India.

16 Nov 2022

Snapdragon 8 Gen 2

How will Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 chipset improve Android smartphones

Qualcomm introduced its latest chipset, the Snapdragon 8 Gen 2, at the Snapdragon Summit 2022.

14 Nov 2022


WhatsApp for Android beta update adds support for 'companion' devices

WhatsApp is currently testing a feature that allows Android beta users to link up to four devices.

13 Nov 2022


iPhone 14-series to get Emergency SOS via satellite this month

Apple is set to introduce Emergency SOS via satellite for both Pro and non-Pro models of the iPhone 14 series later this month.

12 Nov 2022


Fire-Boltt Ring Plus smartwatch goes on sale: Should you buy?

Homegrown brand Fire-Boltt has introduced its latest Ring series smartwatch, dubbed the Fire Boltt Ring Plus, in India.

10 Nov 2022


Wordle game gets some new rules and an NYT editor

Remember Wordle, one of the most-played online word games during the pandemic? It was acquired by The New York Times (NYT) in January from its original creator Josh Wardle for around $1 million.

08 Nov 2022


What is NASA's LOFTID mission and why is it important?

NASA will launch LOFTID (Low-Earth Orbit Flight Test of an Inflatable Decelerator), its latest heat shield technology, onboard the United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket on November 10.

07 Nov 2022


Apple could soon change 'Hey Siri' command to just 'Siri'

Apple wants to change the wake-up command for its voice assistant from 'Hey Siri' to just 'Siri.'

06 Nov 2022


Telegram pushes update with several improvements globally: Check what's new

Telegram has rolled out its latest update with many new features that are now available to users globally.

06 Nov 2022


Twitter's $8 blue tick verification rolled out for iOS users

Twitter users on iOS can now get themselves verified for $7.99 per month via the Twitter Blue subscription.

05 Nov 2022


Amazfit Band 7 goes official in India: Check features, price

Amazfit has introduced a new smart band, called the Amazfit Band 7, in India.