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Now, Twitter will nudge you to read before retweeting

11 Jun 2020

Now, Twitter will nudge you to read before retweeting

Twitter is going to new heights to keep conversations healthy on its platform.

Every single day, Google flags over 2,500 crore spam pages

10 Jun 2020

Every single day, Google flags over 2,500 crore spam pages

The ability to produce relevant and reliable results has made Google a leader in the Search segment.

#WorkFromHomeTips: How to boost your Wi-Fi signal and speed

24 May 2020

#WorkFromHomeTips: How to boost your Wi-Fi signal and speed

In the fourth phase of India's lockdown to contain COVID-19, a large number of people are going back to work, trying to get the economy restarted while protecting themselves.

Finally, Google Chrome is getting tab grouping capabilities

14 May 2020

Finally, Google Chrome is getting tab grouping capabilities

Finally, Google has decided to add tab grouping capabilities into Chrome.

Twitter allows employees to work from home 'forever'

13 May 2020

Twitter allows employees to work from home 'forever'

As the novel coronavirus pandemic continues to wreak havoc around the world, Twitter is moving to let its employees work from home 'forever'.

This Google app will help your kids with reading

09 May 2020

This Google app will help your kids with reading

Last year, Google launched 'Bolo' to help kids in India improve their English/Hindi reading skills.

The new 'Tiny face challenge' is driving the Internet crazy

08 May 2020

The new 'Tiny face challenge' is driving the Internet crazy

The Internet is the ultimate breeding ground for all the craziest challenges that people can come up with.

Xiaomi refutes allegations of mining data via phone software 'backdoors'

03 May 2020

Xiaomi refutes allegations of mining data via phone software 'backdoors'

Xiaomi has refuted the data mining allegations leveled by two popular security searchers.

Reddit pulls back 'chatrooms' within a day of launch

01 May 2020

Reddit pulls back 'chatrooms' within a day of launch

Yesterday, Reddit surprised the world by launching a 'chatroom' feature for some 16,000 subreddits.

Now, 800 Gigabit Ethernet connectivity is a real thing

12 Apr 2020

Now, 800 Gigabit Ethernet connectivity is a real thing

In the wake of increasing demand for high-speed connectivity and data transmission, the Ethernet Technology Consortium (ETC) has announced the all-new 800 Gigabit Ethernet technology.

Wi-Fi woes: How to improve the range, speed, and connectivity

22 Mar 2020

Wi-Fi woes: How to improve the range, speed, and connectivity

Whether you are studying or working or just self-quarantining, a fast and reliable Wi-Fi connection is critical.

#TechBytes: How to use Chrome's secret 'reader mode'

12 Mar 2020

#TechBytes: How to use Chrome's secret 'reader mode'

Often, disruptive ads and pop-ups can ruin the experience of reading articles and blog posts on the web.

The Internet just found Meghan Markle's lookalike. Check out here!

02 Feb 2020

The Internet just found Meghan Markle's lookalike. Check out here!

The Internet just found the doppelganger of former actress and Duchess of Sussex, Meghan Markle.

Google promises to make search 'better' after redesign criticized

25 Jan 2020

Google promises to make search 'better' after redesign criticized

Despite giving more than a decade to improve Search and transform it into the platform we use today, Google is facing severe backlash from its users.

Internet used for watching dirty films in J&K: VK Saraswat

19 Jan 2020

Internet used for watching dirty films in J&K: VK Saraswat

NITI Aayog member VK Saraswat justified the suspension of internet services in Jammu and Kashmir by saying that it was only used for "watching dirty films."

Google is changing search. And not for the better!

18 Jan 2020

Google is changing search. And not for the better!

Google dominates the web search space, but the recent choices made by the internet giant on the user interface aren't being appreciated by many.

Broadband internet returns to J&K, but with riders

15 Jan 2020

Broadband internet returns to J&K, but with riders

In August 2019, Jammu and Kashmir was put under a heavy security blanket to prepare the erstwhile state for the abrogation of Article 370. Internet services were also suspended increasing woes of locals.

Internet shutdowns and the broken dream of Digital India

30 Dec 2019

Internet shutdowns and the broken dream of Digital India

In the wake of protests against Citizenship Amendment Act, the government has become more aggressive with internet shutdowns.

Ladakh: Mobile internet services restored in Kargil after 145 days

27 Dec 2019

Ladakh: Mobile internet services restored in Kargil after 145 days

145 days after the erstwhile state of Jammu and Kashmir was put under lockdown, mobile internet services were restored in Kargil district of Ladakh on Friday.

Russia just tested its own internet: Here's what this means

26 Dec 2019

Russia just tested its own internet: Here's what this means

In a major move, Russia has tested its own alternative to the global internet.

Apparently, India cuts internet more than any other country

22 Dec 2019

Apparently, India cuts internet more than any other country

In the wake of violent protests against CAA/CAB, the Indian Government has created another concern for people in the country - unexpected internet shutdown.

Assam: Messages flood phones as internet resumes after 10 days

20 Dec 2019

Assam: Messages flood phones as internet resumes after 10 days

In Assam, mobile internet services were restored on Friday after a ten-day blackout following violent agitation across the state over the Citizenship Amendment Act.

Worst passwords of 2019: Check if yours is there

18 Dec 2019

Worst passwords of 2019: Check if yours is there

In the wake of all the recent leaks and breaches, having a strong password has become critical for every single internet user.

Iran to have state-controlled internet. What, now?

11 Dec 2019

Iran to have state-controlled internet. What, now?

Iran's President, Hassan Rouhani, has announced the plan of building a strong state-controlled intranet in the near future.

'Dangal' biggest blockbuster; Salman and Sunny Leone most searched celebrities

03 Dec 2019

'Dangal' biggest blockbuster; Salman and Sunny Leone most searched celebrities

Aamir Khan's Dangal has been crowned as the biggest blockbuster of the decade, according to Yahoo India's Year in Review (YIR) rankings, released today.

Unlike Google, Mojeek lets you search by 'emotions'

24 Nov 2019

Unlike Google, Mojeek lets you search by 'emotions'

From Google to Bing, there are plenty of search engines available.

Now, you will see web page-like 'dynamic' emails in Gmail

24 Nov 2019

Now, you will see web page-like 'dynamic' emails in Gmail

Google wants to revamp the experience of emails, and for that, it is bringing a completely new capability into Gmail - called dynamic emails.

Now, Chrome will shame sites which take forever to load

12 Nov 2019

Now, Chrome will shame sites which take forever to load

If there's anything that's more annoying than no internet, it's a website that loads slowly.

Want to boost Wi-Fi range? This software is the answer

24 Oct 2019

Want to boost Wi-Fi range? This software is the answer

As we continue to drift into the era of smart homes, a strong Wi-Fi solution has become the need of the hour.

PewDiePie hits 100 million subscribers on YouTube; congratulations pour in

25 Aug 2019

PewDiePie hits 100 million subscribers on YouTube; congratulations pour in

Swedish YouTube personality Felix Kjellberg is on a roll.

24 years ago, 9.6kbps leased-line costed Rs. 2.4 lakh/year

16 Aug 2019

24 years ago, 9.6kbps leased-line costed Rs. 2.4 lakh/year

This year's Independence Day marked the 24th anniversary of the internet in India.

7 browsers that would make you more productive

15 Jul 2019

7 browsers that would make you more productive

Despite hundreds of internet browsers being out there, most users generally stick to favorites like Google Chrome, Safari, Opera, and Mozilla Firefox.

Jaipur: Rape of seven-year-old sparks protests, vehicles torched, Internet suspended

03 Jul 2019

Jaipur: Rape of seven-year-old sparks protests, vehicles torched, Internet suspended

In an inhuman act, a seven-year-old was raped in Jaipur on Monday.

Ranveer Singh gets legal notice from WWE superstar Brock Lesnar

20 Jun 2019

Ranveer Singh gets legal notice from WWE superstar Brock Lesnar

It is common knowledge that Bollywood actor Ranveer Singh has a knack of embroiling himself in peculiar situations.

This is how you can access the Dark Web

13 Jun 2019

This is how you can access the Dark Web

Believe it or not, not all of the Internet is visible to everyone. In fact, a major part of it is "hidden", and cannot be accessed through browsers like Chrome.

Weird vacuum challenge is the latest craze on social media

02 Jun 2019

Weird vacuum challenge is the latest craze on social media

The Internet is a quirky place. Every few days, we see a new, weird trend, which becomes the talk of the town.

How to change your name, e-mail, phone in Aadhaar online

19 May 2019

How to change your name, e-mail, phone in Aadhaar online

With so many government services linked with your Aadhaar card, it is one of the most important documents you'll ever hold.

Is Priyanka pregnant? Cannes picture, American actress' comment drop hints

18 May 2019

Is Priyanka pregnant? Cannes picture, American actress' comment drop hints

Priyanka Chopra stunned all when she appeared at the Cannes red carpet in a custom made Roberto Cavalli embellished black gown on Thursday.

Internet thought it found Aishwarya's look-alike. Ummm...We disagree

10 May 2019

Internet thought it found Aishwarya's look-alike. Ummm...We disagree

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, who is known for her flawless beauty, now has competition.

#FinancialBytes: SBI's NEFT service- All you need to know

21 Apr 2019

#FinancialBytes: SBI's NEFT service- All you need to know

State Bank of India (SBI) offers the convenient facility of electronic money transfer to its customers.