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Modi orders drug regulatory system overhaul to reduce red tape

06 May 2020

Modi orders drug regulatory system overhaul to reduce red tape

At a Tuesday meeting to discuss India's drug discovery, testing, and vaccine response to COVID-19, Prime Minister Narendra Modi reportedly suggested drug regulatory reforms.

iPhones will skip Face ID authentication for people wearing masks

01 May 2020

iPhones will skip Face ID authentication for people wearing masks

The outbreak of coronavirus has made face masks and protective gear 'the new normal'.

Apple, Google release developer tools for COVID-19 contact-tracing: Details here

30 Apr 2020

Apple, Google release developer tools for COVID-19 contact-tracing: Details here

Apple and Google have released the developer tools needed for the first phase of their joint COVID-19 contact-tracing project.

Sadhus lynched, cops stared: What exactly happened in Palghar?

20 Apr 2020

Sadhus lynched, cops stared: What exactly happened in Palghar?

On Thursday night, a horrific incident played out in Palghar, Maharashtra, barely 125 kilometer away from Mumbai.

Android contact tracing will be rolled out via Google Play

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.

Apple's iOS 14 update may let you try out apps

10 Apr 2020

Apple's iOS 14 update may let you try out apps

Even though we are months away from the official announcement of iOS 14, tipsters have already started revealing what exactly Apple is planning for the update.

Zoom sued for covertly sending user data to Facebook

02 Apr 2020

Zoom sued for covertly sending user data to Facebook

Zoom, the video conferencing app that shot to fame after billions were put on lockdown due to the spread of COVID-19, has been sued for sharing user data without permission.

Soon, Slack might let you call Microsoft Teams' users

28 Mar 2020

Soon, Slack might let you call Microsoft Teams' users

As remote working continues to grow due to the coronavirus pandemic, work communication platforms Slack and Microsoft Teams are doing everything possible to give the best experience to their increasing user-base.

Google's Fast Share file transfer feature spotted in Android 11

22 Mar 2020

Google's Fast Share file transfer feature spotted in Android 11

Google recently released the second developer preview of Android 11, its next version of the mobile operating system.

Microsoft reveals specifications and features of Xbox Series X console

18 Mar 2020

Microsoft reveals specifications and features of Xbox Series X console

Microsoft has revealed the technical specifications and key features of its next-generation gaming console, the Xbox Series X.

#LeakPeek: These features are likely to debut on iOS 14

10 Mar 2020

#LeakPeek: These features are likely to debut on iOS 14

We hate to admit this, but iOS 13 has been a complete mess.

Instagram is too busy to make iPad app, says CEO

17 Feb 2020

Instagram is too busy to make iPad app, says CEO

Even after nearly ten years' worth of operation, Instagram remains unavailable on one of the hottest gadgets in the market - the iPad.

Your iPhone could soon be used to unlock your car

08 Feb 2020

Your iPhone could soon be used to unlock your car

Apple has recently released the first beta version of iOS 13.4, and it comes with an unannounced feature that can you turn your iPhone or Apple Watch into a digital key for your car, according to 9to5Mac.

Twitter bug let researcher match 17 MILLION numbers with accounts

25 Dec 2019

Twitter bug let researcher match 17 MILLION numbers with accounts

In a major case, a security researcher has revealed that a flaw in Twitter's app allowed him to match as many as 17 million numbers to the users of the service.

Droom security flaw risked banking details of millions

10 Dec 2019

Droom security flaw risked banking details of millions

A mere few days after Airtel, Droom, India's leading marketplace for selling used vehicles, has landed into security troubles.

#BugAlert: Airtel security flaw risked over 300 million subscribers' data

07 Dec 2019

#BugAlert: Airtel security flaw risked over 300 million subscribers' data

Leading telecom operator Airtel risked the personal data of its subscribers, more than 300 million people, due to a critical security flaw in its mobile app.

Now, Amazon's AI converts patient-doctor conversation into medical record

03 Dec 2019

Now, Amazon's AI converts patient-doctor conversation into medical record

For years, doctors have been treating patients by spending time with them and then detailing their condition in their medical records.

Critical Truecaller flaw risked user IP addresses, location

23 Nov 2019

Critical Truecaller flaw risked user IP addresses, location

Popular caller-identity service Truecaller has fixed a major security loophole in its system.

Microsoft's AI engine can detect cervical cancer more efficiently

11 Nov 2019

Microsoft's AI engine can detect cervical cancer more efficiently

In a major development, Microsoft has come up with an AI engine that can detect cases of cervical cancer faster than doctors.

Google open-sources Cardboard, moving further away from phone-based VR

08 Nov 2019

Google open-sources Cardboard, moving further away from phone-based VR

Just a month after killing Daydream View, a super-impressive virtual reality headset, Google has taken another step away from the smartphone VR category.

Binny Bansal invests $12.3 million in customer engagement platform Mobikon

26 Oct 2019

Binny Bansal invests $12.3 million in customer engagement platform Mobikon

Mobikon, a marketing and data-exchange platform for restaurants, has raised $12.3 million in Series B round of funding.

People are losing access to their Facebook account, but why?

19 Oct 2019

People are losing access to their Facebook account, but why?

With a user base of more than 2 billion people, Facebook remains the biggest social media service on the planet.

Service to install Google apps on Mate 30 taken down

03 Oct 2019

Service to install Google apps on Mate 30 taken down

Just recently, Huawei launched its latest flagships, Mate 30 and Mate 30 Pro, without any Google services, not even Play Store.

You can now share WhatsApp Status updates as Facebook Stories

18 Sep 2019

You can now share WhatsApp Status updates as Facebook Stories

After months of beta testing, WhatsApp has released the ability to let users share their statuses to Facebook.

Indian researcher discloses Uber bug, bags Rs. 4.6 lakh reward

15 Sep 2019

Indian researcher discloses Uber bug, bags Rs. 4.6 lakh reward

An Indian security researcher has bagged a cash reward of $6,500 (approximately Rs. 4.6 lakh) from Uber Technologies Inc.

Soon, Amazon's Alexa will start talking in Hindi

17 Jul 2019

Soon, Amazon's Alexa will start talking in Hindi

Alexa, the AI powering Amazon's Echo line of smart speakers, will soon start talking in Hindi, one of the most spoken languages in India.

Soon, WhatsApp will share Statuses to your Facebook account

27 Jun 2019

Soon, WhatsApp will share Statuses to your Facebook account

WhatsApp appears to be testing a new feature, an option that would let you share your Statuses to Facebook.

Google Play Store has over 2,000 dangerous apps: Details here

25 Jun 2019

Google Play Store has over 2,000 dangerous apps: Details here

Google Play Store, the primary marketplace for Android, still remains plagued by the problem of malicious apps.

OnePlus app's flaw leaked user email addresses: Here's how

15 Jun 2019

OnePlus app's flaw leaked user email addresses: Here's how

An app built into OnePlus phones leaked email addresses of hundreds of people.

Twitter cuts down number of accounts you can follow daily

10 Apr 2019

Twitter cuts down number of accounts you can follow daily

In a bid to curb malicious activity, Twitter has slashed the number of accounts you can follow on a daily basis.

Google's 'Inbox', Google+ shutting down in two weeks

20 Mar 2019

Google's 'Inbox', Google+ shutting down in two weeks

If you've been using Google's fancy 'Inbox' email app, now is the time to switch back to the standard version of Gmail.

How Google Chrome will stop websites from spying on you

19 Mar 2019

How Google Chrome will stop websites from spying on you

As part of its effort to maintain user-privacy, Google Chrome is building a feature that could ultimately keep websites from spying on you.

Soon, websites won't be able to detect Chrome's Incognito mode

18 Feb 2019

Soon, websites won't be able to detect Chrome's Incognito mode

After a long wait, Google is working on a way to ensure that websites, particularly those with paywalls, aren't able to detect its Incognito mode.

Now, Google will help people with hearing problems: Here's how

05 Feb 2019

Now, Google will help people with hearing problems: Here's how

In a major move, Google is taking a step to help people with hearing problems.

#ThatWas2018: Several highs, but lots to learn for Google

31 Dec 2018

#ThatWas2018: Several highs, but lots to learn for Google

Google has evolved from a search platform into a full-fledged ecosystem.

#ThatWas2018: From Quora to Facebook, 5 biggest data breaches

28 Dec 2018

#ThatWas2018: From Quora to Facebook, 5 biggest data breaches

2018 is coming to an end, and we must say the year was truly a roller-coaster ride.

How to check if Facebook's bug leaked your un-posted photos

17 Dec 2018

How to check if Facebook's bug leaked your un-posted photos

Just recently, Facebook exposed photos of some 70 lakh users in yet another instance of data mishandling.

Google+ leaks over 50 million users' data, shutting early now

11 Dec 2018

Google+ leaks over 50 million users' data, shutting early now

Google's failed social media service Google+ has suffered another data leak.

Now, Pixel 3 has a weird camera-disabling bug: Details here

20 Nov 2018

Now, Pixel 3 has a weird camera-disabling bug: Details here

Ever since Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL entered the market, we've been hearing about different bugs plaguing the devices.

Maharashtra: Cop's son beats woman, assaults policeman who confronted him

18 Oct 2018

Maharashtra: Cop's son beats woman, assaults policeman who confronted him

A 27-year-old man, the son of a police officer, was arrested for allegedly assaulting a policeman at Kalyan in Thane district of Maharashtra, an official said today.