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Samsung Galaxy M31s tipped to launch in India this month

17 Jul 2020

Samsung Galaxy M31s tipped to launch in India this month

The Samsung Galaxy M31s will be unveiled in India later this month and go on sale via Amazon and Samsung's other retail outlets in August, according to an IANS report (via Business Insider).

After TikTok ban, Instagram starts pushing 'Reels' in India

06 Jul 2020

After TikTok ban, Instagram starts pushing 'Reels' in India

Last week, the Government of India announced the decision to ban popular short-form video service TikTok among 59 unsafe Chinese applications.

This app tells if a product is 'Made in India'

22 Jun 2020

This app tells if a product is 'Made in India'

Amid heightened tensions along the LAC, anti-China sentiments have grown significantly in India.

Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian quits board, wants a black replacement

06 Jun 2020

Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian quits board, wants a black replacement

Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian has quit from the board of the company he started 15 years ago and wants his position to be filled by a black candidate. Making the major announcement on Friday, he said the decision was long overdue.

US: Teargas fired at peaceful protest for Trump's photo-op

02 Jun 2020

US: Teargas fired at peaceful protest for Trump's photo-op

United States President Donald Trump on Monday said that he would deploy the military if local police cannot stop the violence at protests against the death of George Floyd.

Can "recession-proof" salon business survive the coronavirus pandemic?

11 May 2020

Can "recession-proof" salon business survive the coronavirus pandemic?

India's celebrated hairstylist, Jawed Habib, had declared in February that economic slowdown won't hurt his $30 million worth business.

OnePlus 8 series won't cross $1,000 price tag, confirms CEO

05 Apr 2020

OnePlus 8 series won't cross $1,000 price tag, confirms CEO

The upcoming OnePlus 8 series will not cost more than $1,000 (roughly Rs. 76,000), CEO Pete Lau has confirmed to Business Insider.

Google won't play any April Fools' pranks this year

28 Mar 2020

Google won't play any April Fools' pranks this year

Every year on April Fools' Day, Google garners all the attention in the world with its hilarious, sometimes silly, jokes.

Musk downplays coronavirus outbreak, draws flak from health experts

15 Mar 2020

Musk downplays coronavirus outbreak, draws flak from health experts

Elon Musk, the boss of SpaceX and Tesla, is drawing flak for downplaying the threat of COVID-19 - the deadly disease caused by the outbreak of coronavirus.

Apple Stores to restrict Watch, AirPods try-ons amid coronavirus outbreak

13 Mar 2020

Apple Stores to restrict Watch, AirPods try-ons amid coronavirus outbreak

As the outbreak of coronavirus continues to claim lives around the globe, Apple is doing everything possible to avoid potential transmission of the deadly disease in its vicinity.

Facebook to ban ads creating 'sense of urgency' over coronavirus

27 Feb 2020

Facebook to ban ads creating 'sense of urgency' over coronavirus

As coronavirus or COVID-19 outbreak continues to claim lives around the world, Facebook is working to tackle the misinformation associated with it.

Facebook built a creepy facial recognition system to identify people

23 Nov 2019

Facebook built a creepy facial recognition system to identify people

Even after a major data breach and Cambridge Analytica scandal, Facebook's name continues to appear in privacy-related debacles.

'World's first Porsche' couldn't be auctioned because of pronunciation error

20 Aug 2019

'World's first Porsche' couldn't be auctioned because of pronunciation error

The "world's first Porsche" was expected to find a buyer at an auction in California, but instead it met with boos, with some even walking out of the venue.

Taj Hotel chain plans to sell assets amid economic slowdown

10 Aug 2019

Taj Hotel chain plans to sell assets amid economic slowdown

The Tata Group's luxury hotel chain is looking to lighten itself by some assets amid an imminent drop in consumer spending due to the economic slowdown.

Samsung pulls ads that mocked Apple for no headphone jack

09 Aug 2019

Samsung pulls ads that mocked Apple for no headphone jack

We all have seen Samsung troll Apple through some very hilarious commercials.

Instagram's 'preferred marketing partner' tracked location of millions

08 Aug 2019

Instagram's 'preferred marketing partner' tracked location of millions

Even after scandals like Cambridge Analytica and a massive FTC fine, Facebook's privacy woes aren't coming to a halt.

2019 iPhones will support Apple Pencil. RIP Steve Jobs

01 Aug 2019

2019 iPhones will support Apple Pencil. RIP Steve Jobs

Over the last few days, several reports have gotten us excited about the 2020 iPhones, much more than this year's launches.

Facebook shareholders want to remove Zuckerberg as Chairman: Here's why

07 Jun 2019

Facebook shareholders want to remove Zuckerberg as Chairman: Here's why

Facebook's recent set of scandals - and its way of handling them - has not just fumed regular users but also triggered a wave of disapproval from the company's shareholders.

Many people still remain vulnerable to WhatsApp hack: Here's why

18 May 2019

Many people still remain vulnerable to WhatsApp hack: Here's why

Recently, a major security vulnerability in WhatsApp was revealed that allowed hackers to inject and spread Israeli spyware through voice calls.

Amazon accused of spying on children via Echo Dot Kids

10 May 2019

Amazon accused of spying on children via Echo Dot Kids

Just last month, Amazon drew major criticism when it was revealed that the company's employees had access to Alexa voice recordings of many users and the power to track their locations.

Facebook says it 'unintentionally' saved contacts of 1.5 million users

18 Apr 2019

Facebook says it 'unintentionally' saved contacts of 1.5 million users

Earlier this month, a security researcher reported that Facebook had asked some users to share the password of their emails to complete sign-up for the social network.

Facebook "mistakenly" deletes old posts of CEO Mark Zuckerberg

30 Mar 2019

Facebook "mistakenly" deletes old posts of CEO Mark Zuckerberg

Facebook, which enjoys a strong global user base of over 2.3 billion, has a pretty tall list of scandalous accusations - meddling with elections, sponsoring partisan politics, and compromising users passwords - you name it.

Russia's upcoming submarine can launch 'doomsday' nuclear drones: Details here

18 Mar 2019

Russia's upcoming submarine can launch 'doomsday' nuclear drones: Details here

In a matter of months, Russia plans to launch Belgorod, the longest submarine in the world.

Google denies removing Saudi app that lets men track women

05 Mar 2019

Google denies removing Saudi app that lets men track women

In a major shocker, Google has decided not to pull a Saudi government app that lets men track women and control their movements.

Here's what Netflix executives will earn in 2019. It's huge!

29 Dec 2018

Here's what Netflix executives will earn in 2019. It's huge!

American streaming giant Netflix had quite an eventful year.

Why this man wanted his age reduced by 20 years

03 Dec 2018

Why this man wanted his age reduced by 20 years

In what has to be one of the weirdest cases of the 21st century, a Dutch court, on Monday, refused to subtract 20 years from the legal age of Emile Ratelband, a motivational speaker.

Google might pay Apple $9bn to remain default iPhone search-engine

29 Sep 2018

Google might pay Apple $9bn to remain default iPhone search-engine

Search giant Google is reportedly willing to pay Apple a whopping $9bn (around Rs. 65,000cr) in 2018 to remain the default search engine for the iPhone's default web browser, Safari.

OnePlus to launch its premium Smart TV in 2019

17 Sep 2018

OnePlus to launch its premium Smart TV in 2019

After a successful run with its smartphones line-up, OnePlus is now developing a "premium, flagship TV" that may launch in 2019.

Air India in trouble after Newark-Mumbai passengers bitten by bed-bugs

26 Jul 2018

Air India in trouble after Newark-Mumbai passengers bitten by bed-bugs

Nearly 10 days after several business class passengers of Air India complained of bed bugs, the Maharaja has blamed "current weather conditions" for the infestation.

Reportedly, Google will release its own smartwatch this year

03 Jul 2018

Reportedly, Google will release its own smartwatch this year

According to the Business Insider, 2018 might finally turn out to be the year when Google releases its own smartwatch.

Planning to get Patanjali's 'swadeshi' SIM-cards? Don't bother, it's fake-news

29 May 2018

Planning to get Patanjali's 'swadeshi' SIM-cards? Don't bother, it's fake-news

Yesterday, reputed media houses announced Patanjali's newest product- 'swadeshi' SIM cards- marking Baba Ramdev's foray into the telecom sector.

Is Apple planning to launch its biggest iPhone in 2018?

10 Jan 2018

Is Apple planning to launch its biggest iPhone in 2018?

People have enough reasons to expect something novel from Apple this year and Apple knows it too.

'Thought leader' Subir Chowdhury, IIT-KGP alumnus, among top 2017 thinkers

21 Nov 2017

'Thought leader' Subir Chowdhury, IIT-KGP alumnus, among top 2017 thinkers

IIT-Kharagpur alumnus, bestselling author and CEO Subir Chowdury has been named among the world's top 50 thinkers for 2017 by the Thinkers50, a periodical international ranking of management thinkers.

Bank details of Indians are available online for Rs. 500

17 Oct 2017

Bank details of Indians are available online for Rs. 500

The dark web is a cornucopia of all things banned, illegal or prohibited: if you know how to access its innermost layers, you might get plenty of confidential information at really cheap prices.

Facebook ropes in BuzzFeed, Vox and others for its shows

25 May 2017

Facebook ropes in BuzzFeed, Vox and others for its shows

Facebook is leaving no stone unturned to become the all in one solution for the internet savvy millennial.

Facebook is all set to challenge Netflix, Amazon Prime

07 May 2017

Facebook is all set to challenge Netflix, Amazon Prime

We have all taken a break while binge-watching on Netflix or Amazon Prime to check our Facebook notifications, just to stay connected with updates and notifications.