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18 Sep 2020WeChat
US bans TikTok, WeChat downloads from September 20: Details here
In a major move, the US government has announced the decision to ban popular Chinese services TikTok and WeChat.
17 Sep 2020Apple
#TechBytes: How to install all-new iOS 14 on your iPhone
After months of beta testing, Apple's latest operating systems, the iOS 14 and iPadOS 14, have been released to the public.
17 Sep 2020Facebook
Facebook debuts 'Infinite Office': Sneak-peek into futuristic offices (Buzzword: VR)
Yesterday, Facebook held its Connect AR, VR conference, and made a ton of announcements.
16 Sep 2020Snapdeal
Snapdeal starts testing robots for order deliveries: Details here
The spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, which has killed nearly a million around the world, has made contact-less technology the need of the hour - across several sectors and roles.
14 Sep 2020Facebook
Instagram could charge a commission for adding links to captions
Facebook's sprawling business lines mostly rely on ad-based revenue, but that does not mean the company is not interested in charging direct fees.
31 Aug 2020Boeing
Japan's 'flying car' successfully completes first public flight
In a major development, a flying car has taken off in Japan for the first time.
30 Aug 2020EPFO
#TechBytes: How to withdraw PF using an app
The novel coronavirus pandemic has created a situation of financial uncertainty for the entire Indian population.
29 Aug 2020Elon Musk
Musk gives live demo of Neuralink's upgraded brain-computer implant
A few hours ago, Elon Musk took to the stage to unveil the upgraded brain-computer implant developed by Neuralink, a start-up he co-founded in 2016 to connect humans with machines.
29 Aug 2020Twitter
#BugAlert: OnePlus Nord hit by Bluetooth connectivity issues
With the all-new Nord, OnePlus strived to go back to its roots of offering a premium, flagship-like device at the price of a mid-ranger, but the response has been mixed so far.
28 Aug 2020ACT Fibernet
BSNL launches online education initiative with IIT Bombay, Yupp Master
State-run telco Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) has launched a new initiative called DRONE in India.
25 Aug 2020Robots
This robot can swab your nose for COVID-19 testing
In the fight against COVID-19, a number of countries have deployed robots capable of disinfecting surfaces, triaging patients, and maintaining social distance at public places.
23 Aug 2020Security
#BugAlert: Attackers can use Google Drive to hack your system
A major security flaw has been flagged in Googe Drive, an issue that could easily be used by a hacker to trick you into downloading malware or ransomware.
23 Aug 2020Avengers
Teenager makes functional smart glasses at home: Here's how
In a major surprise, a 16-year-old teenager from Arizona, US has created a pair of smart glasses right at home.
23 Aug 2020Japan
Now, there are 'see-through' public toilets in Japan
If you ever visit a park in Tokyo's Shibuya neighborhood, you may find something rather odd - a transparent toilet.
15 Aug 2020Narendra Modi
Independence Day: DRDO's anti-drone tech guarded Modi at Red Fort
As Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation on the occasion of India's 74th Independence Day, a sophisticated military tech developed by the Defense Research and Development Organization (DRDO) formed a part of his security.
11 Aug 2020Google
Google Search can show your virtual visiting card: Here's how
In a bid to help regular internet users build an online presence for themselves, Google has launched a feature called 'People cards' on Search.
10 Aug 2020United States of America
This machine can produce life-sized holograms for your virtual meetings
In this pandemic-hit world, video conferences have become the go-to way of communication.
09 Aug 2020Apple
Apple claims this start-up's obvious 'pear-shaped' logo hurts its brand
Apple has taken legal action against a small start-up, claiming that its logo closely resembles its own and hurts the "Apple" brand image.
05 Aug 2020Google
Google might owe you $12 cash settlement: How to claim
If you ever used Google+, the now-dead social networking service launched by Google to take on Facebook, you might be entitled to a $12 cash settlement from the internet giant.
05 Aug 2020International Cricket Council (ICC)
England vs Pakistan: TV umpire to call front-foot no-balls
For the first time in Test cricket, the TV umpire will call the front-foot no-balls.
02 Aug 2020Uber
#TechBytes: Weird technologies that can protect you from COVID-19
In a span of six months, COVID-19 has turned the whole world upside down.
01 Aug 2020Google
This AI-powered Chrome extension can turn any news into podcast
With so much information on the internet coupled with our fairly busy lives, it can often get overwhelming to keep a tab on everything that is happening in the world.
31 Jul 2020United States of America
An AI just predicted what makes a successful relationship
The key to a successful relationship is never easy to understand.
30 Jul 2020Spotify
#TechBytes: How to host 'listening parties' with Spotify's Group Session
Due to the ongoing pandemic and all the social distancing measures in place, it is no longer possible (and safe) to hang out with friends and groove on each others' favorite music.
29 Jul 2020YouTube
Examplad Media: One of the fastest growing digital marketing companies
From small businesses to multi-billion-dollar conglomerates, almost every organization today relies on digital marketing at some level.
29 Jul 2020Apple
CES 2021: World's biggest tech show goes 'online-only' amid COVID-19
Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2021 will not be taking place live, in Las Vegas.
29 Jul 2020Samsung
Xiaomi's future phone may have the ability to store earbuds
Xiaomi's smartphone designs, be it for flagships or budget devices, have mostly been right on the mark.
28 Jul 2020India
Two Indian girls just discovered a 'near-Earth' asteroid: Details here
In a major development, two Indian schoolgirls, hailing from the city of Surat, have discovered an asteroid.
27 Jul 2020iPhone
Instagram caught accessing camera unnecessarily on iPhone
Despite being in beta, Apple's latest iPhone operating system, the iOS 14, is doing wonders at bringing sneaky app behaviors into the limelight.
26 Jul 2020Android
Google uses Android to track its rivals apps: Report
In a major shocker, a report from The Information has revealed that Google uses Android to track the applications offered by its rivals.
25 Jul 2020Smartphones
Corning's latest smartphone glass can survive a 6-foot drop
Corning, the American technology company that specializes in specialty glass, ceramics, and related materials, has announced the next-generation of protective glass for smartphones - Gorilla Glass Victus.
24 Jul 2020Foxconn
Apple is now making iPhone 11 in India: Piyush Goyal
A few weeks ago, a report suggested that Apple's contract manufacturer Foxconn is looking to expand the production of iPhones at its Chennai plant by investing up to $1 billion.
23 Jul 2020All India Institute Of Medical Sciences (AIIMS)
AIIMS Nagpur develops smart band to monitor COVID-19 patients
In a bid to help with COVID-19 containment efforts, the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Nagpur, has developed a smart wrist band.
22 Jul 2020Japan
You can wear this mouse-sized air conditioner
Even though most of us remain locked in our homes, socially distant from the world, many essential workers who need to perform their duties have to still go out.
20 Jul 2020Reddit
Pixel 4 XL's glass back is coming off: Details here
Google's Pixel line-up has drawn a lot of attention for its extraordinary camera and software features.
17 Jul 2020Twitter
NewsBytes Briefing: FBI probes Twitter hack; Netflix gets new CEO
In the last few hours, several developments have been reported from the world of technology.
16 Jul 2020Facebook
Amazon launches 'Interactive Video Service' for businesses
The COVID-19 pandemic has forced the entire world to switch to the routine of interacting, studying, and working remotely.
13 Jul 2020Google
Google to invest Rs. 75,000cr to boost India's digital economy
Google hosted its sixth 'Google for India' event on July 13 and reiterated its vision to drive the digital transformation of the country and help with the ongoing COVID-19 crisis.
04 Jul 2020India
Uber is planning to shift engineering jobs to India
After laying off 25% of its workforce, or about 600 employees, in India, ride-hailing giant Uber is looking to create jobs in the country.
02 Jul 2020Microsoft
Microsoft is changing the Start menu of Windows: Here's how
Since the early days of Windows, the Start menu has been a core element of the operating system, something we all love to have and use.