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29/05/2020 2:27:44 PM

Facebook to verify users whose posts go viral rapidly

Facebook said on Thursday that it will now verify the identity of people who have a pattern of inauthentic behaviour on its platform and whose posts start to go viral rapidly.

In 201...read more

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20/05/2020 5:02:51 PM

2nd generation of VMware Cloud on Dell EMC now available

Enterprise software major VMware has announced the availability of second generation of VMware Cloud on Dell EMC that will enable IT teams to transform operation, management and protection of their...read more

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20/05/2020 3:15:00 PM

India tablet shipments decline 24% in Q1, stares at 10% drop in June quarter

The Covid-hit Indian tablet market saw 24 per cent (quarter-on-quarter) decline in the March quarter owing to supply chain challenges in China and muted domestic demand owing to lockdown, a new rep...read more

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20/05/2020 3:07:26 PM

Photoshop on iPad gets Adobe curves, brush sensitivity tools

Adobe has introduced two of its core features curves and brush sensitivity by adjusting the pressure sensitivity of Apple Pencil in Photoshop on iPad.

Curves enable users to make spe...read more

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20/05/2020 3:00:22 PM

Dell unveils new business PC line-up

Dell Technologies on Wednesday unveiled new business PCs across Latitude, Precision and OptiPlex portfolios.

Latitude 9510 is available starting at $1,899 and Latitude 7410 and 7310 ...read more

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20/05/2020 2:54:33 PM

Microsoft unveils enormous supercomputer to train AI models

Microsoft has built a new powerful supercomputer in collaboration with Artificial Intelligence (AI) startup OpenAI, making new infrastructure available in Azure to train extremely large AI models, ...read more

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20/05/2020 2:33:16 PM

Xiaomi launches secure MIUI 12 for global markets

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi has released th ...read more

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20/05/2020 2:28:46 PM

Bike taxi booking app Rapido resumes operations in 35 cities

Bike-taxi service provider Rapido on Wednesday ...read more

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20/05/2020 2:25:14 PM

OnePlus hires ex-Apple executive in key India role

OnePlus on Wednesday announced the appointment ...read more

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20/05/2020 2:22:34 PM

Chrome gets more intuitive privacy, security controls

Google has started rolling out new tools and a ...read more

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20/05/2020 2:16:35 PM

YouTube Select to help advertisers reach new audiences launched

To help advertisers connect better with their a ...read more

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20/05/2020 2:14:00 PM

Microsoft enables Visual Studio environment extension for Teams

Microsoft on Tuesday announced to allow softwar ...read more

Gadgets

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Apple iPhone 12 launch postponed to November: Report

29/05/2020 2:40:33 PM

Apple is likely to delay the launch of new iPhonel 12 series by at least two months which may take place in November instead of the usual mid-September time-frame.

According to a report by investment bank Cowen, Apple's second-quarter production is expected to be 35 million units, down 5 per cent from the first quarter and dow ...read more

India tablet shipments decline 24% in Q1, stares at 10% drop in June quarter

20/05/2020 3:15:00 PM

The Covid-hit Indian tablet market saw 24 per cent (quarter-on-quarter) decline in the March quarter owing to supply chain challenges in China and muted domestic demand owing to lockdown, a new report said on Wednesday.

In Q2 2020, with the lockdown in place and stunted economic conditions, tablet supply and consumer demand will b ...read more

Photoshop on iPad gets Adobe curves, brush sensitivity tools

20/05/2020 3:07:26 PM

Adobe has introduced two of its core features curves and brush sensitivity by adjusting the pressure sensitivity of Apple Pencil in Photoshop on iPad.

Curves enable users to make specific adjustments to the colour and tone of the image (like contrast, exposure, saturation, highlights, shadows and color balance) in a non-destructiv ...read more

Xiaomi launches secure MIUI 12 for global markets

20/05/2020 2:33:16 PM

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi has released the latest version of in-house Android-based skin MIUI 12 for the global markets.

The new version comes with several new features and improvements to existing features.

According to GSMArena, MIUI 12 gets massive upgrades in the privacy section.

The OS will ...read more

OnePlus hires ex-Apple executive in key India role

20/05/2020 2:25:14 PM

OnePlus on Wednesday announced the appointment of Navnit Nakra as Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer for its India operations.

Prior to OnePlus, Nakra worked with Apple as the Head of Affordability in India for over three years.

In new role, Nakra will lead the strategic operations on the Red Cable Club, OneP ...read more

Apple may shift AirPod Studio production to Vietnam

20/05/2020 1:59:38 PM

In a bid to end its dependence on China, Apple is reportedly shifting its upcoming line of over-ear headphones 'AirPods Studio' production to Vietnam, The Information reported on Tuesday.

The Cupertino-based tech giant has been trying to reduce its dependence on Chinese manufacturing since the US administration went into a ...read more

Reviews

Honor 9X: Sturdy mid-range smartphone with an 'X' factor

Chinese smartphone brand Honor recently launched Honor 9X in India, alongside the Honor Magic Watch 2 smartwatch and the Honor Band 5i. The Honor 9X succeeds the Honor 8X with new upgrades in terms of camera and processor.

The devic ...read more

24/03/2020 7:01:20 AM

Samsung releases Galaxy S20 update to fix camera issues

South Korean giant Samsung has started rolling out a new update for its flagship Galaxy S20, which apparently focuses on camera and autofocus qualms.

The update is rolling out in international regions at the moment and to Exynos var ...read more

24/03/2020 6:54:56 AM

Realme 6 Pro: Great value for money mid-segment device

After creating a formidable space in the India smartphone market, Chinese smartphone manufacturer Realme is looking to disrupt the mid-price segment further, and has launched two smartphones -- Realme 6 and 6 Pro -- with the company's own user ...read more

24/03/2020 5:59:05 AM

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip: Worth your pocket, with same nostalgia

During the late 1990s and early 2000s when the millennials were still taking baby steps and Generation X were in awe with classic flip phones, Samsung did bring one such device called SGH-X426 which became popular with a lot of people for two simp ...read more

22/03/2020 5:59:35 AM

Devices

India tablet shipments decline 24% in Q1, stares at 10% drop in June quarter

The Covid-hit Indian tablet market saw 24 per cent (quarter-on-quarter) decline in the March quarter owing to supply chain challenges in China and muted domestic demand owing to lockdown, a new report said on Wednesday.

In Q2 2020, with the lockdown in place and stunted economic conditions, tablet supply and consumer demand will b ...read more

20/05/2020 3:15:00 PM

Apple may shift AirPod Studio production to Vietnam

In a bid to end its dependence on China, Apple is reportedly shifting its upcoming line of over-ear headphones 'AirPods Studio' production to Vietnam, The Information reported on Tuesday.

The Cupertino-based tech giant has been trying to reduce its dependence on Chinese manufacturing since the US administration went into a ...read more

20/05/2020 1:59:38 PM

Jabra launches new Evolve2 headsets, starting at Rs 15,831

Denmark-based Jabra, a subsidiary of GN Netcom that makes in-ear and on-ear audio wearables, on Monday launched the next generation of the Evolve2 range headsets in India, starting at Rs 15,831.

The Evolve2 range includes three headsets, Evolve2 85, Evolve2 65 and Evolve2 40. The new range of headphones will be available from May ...read more

21/04/2020 9:38:54 AM

Apple retailers in China offer steep discounts on iPhone 11 series

Multiple third-party resellers in China are offering discounts on the iPhone 11 lineup in an attempt to bolster demand during a time when consumer confidence and spending is low due to new coronavirus pandemic.

On JD.com, the 64GB version of the basic iPhone 11 now costs 4,999 yuan (US$708), 500 yuan (US$70) cheaper than the origi ...read more

9/04/2020 9:24:20 AM

Intel unveils chip with highest-ever frequency for laptop gaming

Leading chip-maker Intel on Thursday announced it has broken the 5 GHz barrier for laptops with the 10th Gen Intel Core H-series mobile processors that will take gaming to a new level.

The H-series of chips delivers desktop-caliber performance that gamers and creators can take anywhere, Intel said in a statement.

&q ...read more

2/04/2020 9:34:02 AM

Social Media

App

Bike taxi booking app Rapido resumes operations in 35 cities

Bike-taxi service provider Rapido on Wednesday ...read more

20/05/2020 2:28:46 PM

WhatsApp for Android gets Messenger Rooms integration in latest beta

 Facebook has launched a video conferencin ...read more

17/05/2020 3:35:19 PM

WhatsApp launches new campaign to curb fake news amid COVID-19

 Instant messaging platform WhatsApp on Fr ...read more

15/05/2020 5:03:22 PM

Instagram rolls out new features to help businesses

Facebook-owned Instagram on Monday announced ne ...read more

12/05/2020 3:17:45 PM

WhatsApp for web to integrate with Messenger Rooms soon

Facebook launched a video conferencing tool  ...read more

11/05/2020 1:57:32 PM

Aarogya Setu scores positively on collection of user data: Report

Researchers at MIT Technology Review have given ...read more

11/05/2020 1:52:14 PM

Science

NASA astronauts enter quarantine ahead of SpaceX Demo-2 mission

NASA astronauts Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurl ...read more

14/05/2020 4:27:01 PM

Terrestrial life unlikely to contaminate Mars: Study

Exploring Mars may not pose risk of contaminati ...read more

13/05/2020 11:10:40 AM

DRDO develops devices to sanitise phones, currency notes

The RCI, a premier laboratory of DRDO based at ...read more

11/05/2020 1:56:34 PM

India only smartphone market among top 3 to see growth in Q1 2020: IDC

With shipments of 32.5 million units leading to ...read more

8/05/2020 4:40:38 PM

Mylab increases production capacity to 2 lakh tests per day for Covid-19

Mylab Discovery Solutions has completed expansi ...read more

8/05/2020 9:51:16 AM

Scientists, crew on NIOT ships to remain at sea as lockdown extended

A majority of scientists and crew members aboar ...read more

8/05/2020 9:19:05 AM