26 Jun 2020
Amazon's next big ambition? A fleet of AI-controlled self-driving cars
After Alphabet's Waymo, Tesla, and Uber, online shopping giant Amazon is stepping into the field of autonomous vehicles.
04 Jun 2020
#NewsBytesExplainer: Everything you need to know about 'dark web'
Whenever we hear about cybercrimes such as child abuse or sale of stolen data, weapons, etc., the word "dark web" comes into play.
03 Jun 2020
Google faces $5 billion lawsuit for tracking 'private mode' browsing
Google has been slapped with a class-action lawsuit seeking $5 billion.
27 May 2020
Ola Electric acquires Etergo to launch e-scooters in India
Ola Electric Mobility, the EV unit spun out of ride-hailing giant Ola, has acquired Dutch electric scooter manufacturer Etergo.
09 May 2020
Meizu 17-series, with 90Hz screen, quad cameras, Snapdragon 865, launched
Meizu has launched its latest flagship smartphones, the Meizu 17 and 17 Pro, in China.
19 Apr 2020
20 million Aptoide app store users compromised in data leak
In a shocking development, personal data of more than 20 million users of Aptoide, a third-party store for Android applications, has been leaked online.
02 Apr 2020
Now, Slack users can call those on Microsoft Teams
In the wake of the COVID-19 situation, work communication apps Slack and Microsoft Teams have become the focal point for many businesses.
27 Feb 2020
Decathlon exposes data of millions of customers, employees
Renowned sports retailer Decathlon has been embroiled in a major controversy.
24 Jan 2020
Samsung Galaxy Note10 Lite v/s OnePlus 7T: Which is better?
As a scaled-down version of Note 10, Samsung has recently launched the Galaxy Note 10 Lite in India.
21 Jan 2020
A hacker leaked passwords of over 5 lakh IoT devices
With the rise of internet-connected devices, from phones and televisions to 'smart' lights, hackers now have new targets to breach into people's homes, harass them in horrifying ways.
16 Jan 2020
US and China sign deal to ease trade tensions
The United States has signed a partial trade deal with China after nearly two years of tough negotiations, which included the suspension of talks for months.
08 Jan 2020
Sonos claims Google stole its speaker tech, files lawsuit
Sonos has filed a couple of lawsuits against Google, claiming that the company has stolen its speaker technology.
23 Dec 2019
Apple, Google, Amazon teaming up to build open smart home
In a major move, Apple, Google, and Amazon are teaming up for a project to create open smart homes.
20 Dec 2019
Again! Facebook data of over 26 crore people leaked online
Despite FTC's $5 billion fine for privacy violations and a lot of flak from the general public, Facebook's security issues aren't just coming to an end.
04 Dec 2019
Kailaasa: Here's what we know about Nithyananda's new 'Hindu nation'
Last month, it was reported that controversial self-styled godman Nithyananda has fled India on an expired passport, however, his whereabouts remained unknown.
30 Nov 2019
#HackAlert: 48 Indian government websites hacked this year alone
Thanks to PM Modi's Digital India initiative, more and more people and businesses have come online and are using the web as a tool of availing different services and broadening their reach (among many other things).
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.
04 Nov 2019
A Chinese hacking group targeted Indian government organizations
In a major shocker, a team of security researchers has revealed that India has been targeted by a Chinese hacking group.
04 Nov 2019
'Camgirl' porn sites leaked private data of millions: Details here
In a major incident, a number of 'camgirl' porn sites have exposed the private data of millions.
02 Nov 2019
Android 10-based OxygenOS 10 update released for OnePlus 6T/6
OnePlus has started rolling out the Android 10-based OxygenOS 10 update for OnePlus 6T and OnePlus 6, bringing a bunch of new features to its last year's flagship phones.
15 Oct 2019
Apple defends its move of sending data to Chinese company
Just a day after facing flak for sending Safari browsing data to Chinese giant Tencent, Apple has responded to the criticism, defending the way it shares information.
14 Oct 2019
Safari caught sending browsing data to Chinese company: Details here
Apple has long been sending data to Google Safe Browsing to warn users about phishing scams and malicious websites.
02 Oct 2019
OYO caught leaking personal customer data, phone numbers
India's popular hotel and homestay chain OYO is facing flak for leaving the personal data of its customers exposed.
09 Sep 2019
Soon, Firefox will encrypt domain name requests by default
Mozilla Firefox browser is getting a major privacy-focused feature by the end of this month - DNS over HTTPS or DoH.
19 Jul 2019
Now, Google, Facebook are tracking you even on porn sites
US giants have put web trackers across thousands of porn sites.
18 Jul 2019
Hackers can track you via Fitbit, other smartbands: Here's how
If you own a Fitbit, chances are your device has a critical Bluetooth vulnerability, one that could allow hackers to track you.
27 Jun 2019
14-year-old creates dangerous malware, starts bricking thousands of IoT devices
In a strange case, a 14-year-old kid has created a dangerous strain of malware, a program that is spreading in the wild and bricking devices worldwide.
24 Jun 2019
Why Microsoft banned employees from using Slack, other software products
Microsoft appears to have banned certain software products for its employees.
22 May 2019
Soon, Jio plans to bring new calling technology: Details here
Over the years, the telecom sector has evolved in ways more than one could imagine, giving us access to improved calling, internet services.
15 May 2019
#Review: OnePlus 7 Pro raises the bar for Apple, Samsung
If you wanted a phone with a perfect screen, top-end performance, great build quality, and solid camera, you would have gone for $1,000 worth device from Apple or Samsung. Not anymore.
26 Apr 2019
Nokia 8110 4G 'Banana phone' gets Facebook, WhatsApp support globally
Nokia 8110 4G, which recently received WhatsApp support in India, is now getting support for both WhatsApp and Facebook globally.
25 Apr 2019
OnePlus 7 Pro: Will it be a true flagship device?
Breaking away from its tradition of launching one device every six months, OnePlus will unveil the OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7 Pro on May 14.
03 Apr 2019
Nokia 8110 4G smartphone gets WhatsApp support: Details here
The iconic Nokia Banana phone finally gets WhatsApp support in India via Nokia Store.
08 Mar 2019
This robot announced its own 'death' prior to server shutdown
Robots are generally associated with their ability to nail cool stuff like backflips or skipping through hurdles.
16 Feb 2019
Facebook tracks location of users whom it considers 'credible threats'
It has now been reported that Facebook tracks users for the safety of its employees.
08 Feb 2019
WhatsApp reveals how it catches fake accounts on its platform
Recently, WhatsApp held a press conference in New Delhi to explain how it is tackling fake accounts and spread of misinformation.
03 Feb 2019
Now, Delhi Police will have access to Facebook private chats
Joining hands with the Delhi Police, Facebook will now provide details of private chats to the police for sensitive cases, specifically pertaining to crimes against women and children.
01 Feb 2019
China vows increased US imports, IP protection at trade talks
China agreed to increase imports of US goods and boost cooperation on protecting intellectual property (IP) during trade talks in Washington.
22 Jan 2019
US man threatens to mass-shoot girls because he's a virgin
A man was arrested in Utah in the US for threatening to kill as many girls as he could in a public place because he is a virgin and single.
13 Jan 2019
Will kidnap your daughter: Kejriwal receives threatening email, security tightened
On Wednesday, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal received an anonymous email threatening his daughter, Harshita, post which her security has been beefed up.