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OnePlus releases OxygenOS 10.0.1 update for 5 and 5T models

13 Nov 2020

OnePlus releases OxygenOS 10.0.1 update for 5 and 5T models

OnePlus has started rolling out the OxygenOS 10.0.1 update for the OnePlus 5 and 5T models.

Germany: Cyber attack on a hospital leaves a patient dead

20 Sep 2020

Germany: Cyber attack on a hospital leaves a patient dead

In a major shocker, a woman has reportedly died due to a ransomware attack in Germany.

Centre monitoring 2,500 social media accounts spreading Chinese propaganda

17 Sep 2020

Centre monitoring 2,500 social media accounts spreading Chinese propaganda

The central government is reportedly keeping a close eye on thousands of social media accounts that are allegedly spreading Chinese propaganda.

#WeeklyRecap: OnePlus Nord launch, massive VPN leak, Garmin's outage, more

26 Jul 2020

#WeeklyRecap: OnePlus Nord launch, massive VPN leak, Garmin's outage, more

This week, a number of developments were noted, especially in the consumer technology category.

Government extends 'Work from Home' for IT firms till 2020-end

22 Jul 2020

Government extends 'Work from Home' for IT firms till 2020-end

With rising coronavirus cases overwhelming the medical infrastructure, the government has, once again, decided to relax remote working norms for IT companies and BPOs.

#LeakAlert: 7 VPN services leaked 1.2TB private user data

20 Jul 2020

#LeakAlert: 7 VPN services leaked 1.2TB private user data

In a major shocker, seven virtual private network (VPN) providers, all hailing from Hong Kong, have been caught leaking private data of their users.

Why DuckDuckGo is not working in India?

02 Jul 2020

Why DuckDuckGo is not working in India?

Along with Chinese applications that were deemed prejudicial to national security, India has also blocked popular US-based search engine DuckDuckGo.

#NewsBytesExplainer: Everything you need to know about 'dark web'

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.

Why WeTransfer is not working in India?

01 Jun 2020

Why WeTransfer is not working in India?

WeTransfer appears to have hit a roadblock in India.

20 popular VPN, ad-blocking apps caught spying on users

11 Mar 2020

20 popular VPN, ad-blocking apps caught spying on users

In a major shocker, at least 20 apps dedicated to VPN and ad-blocking services have been caught spying on their users.

Uninstall ToTok  messenger, it is UAE's surveillance app

24 Dec 2019

Uninstall ToTok messenger, it is UAE's surveillance app

When Israeli malware was caught spying on WhatsApp chats of thousands of activists, journalists, and academicians, we knew that the nightmares of dystopian state surveillance are coming to life.

This is how Indians are consuming porn

05 Dec 2019

This is how Indians are consuming porn

Last year in October, the Indian government took the major step of banning porn in the country.

Android 10-based OxygenOS 10 update released for OnePlus 6T/6

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.

Opera GX: What makes this 'gaming browser' different

13 Jun 2019

Opera GX: What makes this 'gaming browser' different

This year at Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3), renowned internet company Opera unveiled a dedicated browser for gamers - Opera GX.

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.

PUBG Lite is launching in India: Know all about it

08 Jun 2019

PUBG Lite is launching in India: Know all about it

While PUBG Mobile is one of the most popular games in India, its PC version has a comparatively lesser number of players.

#TechBytes: How to keep your data safe from Facebook

20 May 2019

#TechBytes: How to keep your data safe from Facebook

If you like spending hours on Facebook, it's not your fault. It's the nature of the platform itself.

#TechBytes: Handy tips to avoid WhatsApp Web loading issues

13 May 2019

#TechBytes: Handy tips to avoid WhatsApp Web loading issues

As WhatsApp dominates as the most used messaging app in the world, you may be willing to use the web client of the service, aka WhatsApp Web, on your computer.

Want free VPN services? Download Opera for Android

22 Mar 2019

Want free VPN services? Download Opera for Android

Free internet access can be a major problem, especially with the risk of ISPs, governments, or third parties tracking web activity.

Want to go anonymous on internet? Set up a VPN

20 Feb 2019

Want to go anonymous on internet? Set up a VPN

With all the leaks happening around, the internet doesn't appear to be a safe place anymore.

Shocking! YouTube found recommending soft-core porn videos featuring minors

19 Feb 2019

Shocking! YouTube found recommending soft-core porn videos featuring minors

Once again, YouTube is facing backlash over its content moderation practices.

Porn apart, users reveal Airtel, Jio blocking proxy sites, Telegram

13 Feb 2019

Porn apart, users reveal Airtel, Jio blocking proxy sites, Telegram

Among Indian internet users, its common knowledge now that hundreds of popular porn websites have been blocked by internet providers or 4G providers like Airtel, Jio, BSNL etc.

#GamingBytes: PUBG Lite beta is launching in four other countries

10 Feb 2019

#GamingBytes: PUBG Lite beta is launching in four other countries

PUBG enjoys immense popularity in Asia. However, the PC version requires high-end hardware, thus preventing a lot of potential and willing gamers from accessing the game.

#GamingBytes: Beta version of PUBG Lite launched, details here

25 Jan 2019

#GamingBytes: Beta version of PUBG Lite launched, details here

PUBG is one of the most popular Battle Royale games and attracts new gamers every day who want to try and win the chicken dinner.

#GamingBytes: PUBG bans 12 professional players, here's why

11 Jan 2019

#GamingBytes: PUBG bans 12 professional players, here's why

PUBG offers one of the most competitive Battle Royale experiences due to the tactical military approach of the gameplay.

Huawei punished employees for tweeting New Year wishes from iPhone

04 Jan 2019

Huawei punished employees for tweeting New Year wishes from iPhone

A few days back, Huawei sent New Year wishes, but by tweeting out from an iPhone.

#GamingBytes: This PUBG hack got 30,000 players banned

25 Dec 2018

#GamingBytes: This PUBG hack got 30,000 players banned

PUBG is one of the most difficult Battle Royale games. It requires a perfectly executed strategy to win the chicken dinner.

#GamingBytes: Mobile game of 'Call of Duty' released

15 Dec 2018

#GamingBytes: Mobile game of 'Call of Duty' released

Call of Duty is one of the most popular game franchises in the world and brings an intense first-person shooting experience.

#TechBytes: 5 free antivirus apps to secure your Android smartphone

04 Nov 2018

#TechBytes: 5 free antivirus apps to secure your Android smartphone

Despite packing enhanced features, Android phones still remain susceptible to security threats.

This is how you can become 'anonymous' on Internet

23 Oct 2018

This is how you can become 'anonymous' on Internet

Of late, it has come to light that huge amounts of our data are stored and used without our knowledge by tech giants.

Singapore: Indian national faces 2-5 years jail-term, caning for extortion

03 Oct 2018

Singapore: Indian national faces 2-5 years jail-term, caning for extortion

A court in Singapore charged a 35-year-old Indian national who tried to extort half-a-million Singapore dollars from a bank.

#TechBytes: 5 best web browsers you can use

11 Sep 2018

#TechBytes: 5 best web browsers you can use

To access anything on the World Wide Web, we need to have a good browser.

#TechBytes: What Incognito mode of browser can and cannot do

30 Aug 2018

#TechBytes: What Incognito mode of browser can and cannot do

Google Chrome's 'Incognito mode', also known as inPrivate browsing, private browsing, private window etc. on other popular web browsers, is a useful tool when it comes to safe and private browsing as it leaves no traces of cookies.

This is how you can become 'anonymous' on Internet

19 Aug 2018

This is how you can become 'anonymous' on Internet

Of late, it has come to light that huge amounts of our data are stored and used without our knowledge by tech giants.

Facebook removes 32 fake accounts involved in political influence campaign

01 Aug 2018

Facebook removes 32 fake accounts involved in political influence campaign

Facebook has removed 32 fake accounts and pages that it says were involved in "coordinated inauthentic behavior" and political influence campaign to manipulate voters ahead of 2016 US Presidential elections.

This is how you can become 'anonymous' on Internet

18 Jul 2018

This is how you can become 'anonymous' on Internet

Of late, it has come to light that huge amounts of our data are stored and used without our knowledge by tech giants.

This is how you can access the Dark Web

11 Jul 2018

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.

Google updates App Engine to discontinue support for domain-fronting

19 Apr 2018

Google updates App Engine to discontinue support for domain-fronting

Google's App Engine no longer supports a practice called "domain-fronting" that allowed app developers to evade internet censorship.

Apple to pay $502.6 million to VirnetX for infringing patents

12 Apr 2018

Apple to pay $502.6 million to VirnetX for infringing patents

Apple has been ordered by a federal jury to pay $502.6 million to Nevada-based VirnetX in a patents infringement case related to secure communications.

Step-by-step guide to optimizing privacy on the internet

08 Apr 2018

Step-by-step guide to optimizing privacy on the internet

Due to the Facebook-Cambridge Analytica scandal, it has come to light that huge amounts of our data are stored and used without our knowledge by tech giants.