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5/05/2021 1:51:43 PM

Instagram rolls out auto-captioning sticker in Stories

Facebook-owned photo-sharing platform Instagram is rolling out a new sticker to Stories that allows English-speaking users to add auto-generated captions to their videos.

The company...read more

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5/05/2021 8:56:17 AM

Former Google AI scientist joins Apple: Report

A former Google Artificial Intelligence (AI) scientist Samy Bengio, who had resigned in protest of the firing of two employees, has joined Apple to lead a new AI team.

Bengio is expe...read more

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5/05/2021 8:54:13 AM

Samsung pledges Rs 37 cr to help India fight Covid 2.0

South Korean tech giant Samsung on Tuesday announced that it has pledged $5 million (nearly Rs 37 crore) as its contribution towards India's fight against the current surge of Covid-19 cases in...read more

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5/05/2021 8:47:08 AM

DoT permits telcos to go ahead with 5G trials

The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) has permitted telecom service providers (TSPs), including Bharti Airtel, Reliance Jio Infocomm, Vodafone Idea and MTNL, to conduct 5G trials.

...read more

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4/05/2021 2:32:28 PM

OPPO Reno6 series likely to arrive on May 22: Report

Chinese smartphone maker OPPO is planning to launch its much anticipated Reno6 series in China on May 22.

The company will host a gala with Zheijang, a Chinese TV channel, GSMArena, ...read more

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4/05/2021 1:45:07 PM

Apple to unveil foldable iPhone in 2023: Report

 The Cupertino-based tech giant Apple is working on a foldable iPhone of its own and will be ready in 2023.

According to one of the most reliable Apple analysts, Ming-Chi Kuo, t...read more

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4/05/2021 8:48:43 AM

S Korea's 5G users top 14 mn since commercialisation

The number of 5G users in South Korea stood at ...read more

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3/05/2021 4:37:06 PM

Fire-Boltt unveils smartwatch with meditative breathing tool

Homegrown audio and wearable brand Fire-Boltt o ...read more

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3/05/2021 1:55:00 PM

Mi 11X is another 'super performer' in mid premium range

In a bid to expand its market in the mid-premiu ...read more

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3/05/2021 1:51:22 PM

MediaTek to lead global smartphone chip market in 2021: Report

Mobile chip maker MediaTek is set to lead the g ...read more

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3/05/2021 9:03:22 AM

5G sales help US smartphone market to grow 19% in Q1

5G smartphone sales from Apple, Samsung and One ...read more

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3/05/2021 8:54:42 AM

Apple might announce 3rd-gen AirPods, HiFi Apple Music: Report

Apple is reportedly preparing to launch a new H ...read more


Gadgets

Proportion

Vivo V21 5G: Stylish yet powerful mid-range phone

9/05/2021 10:49:43 AM

Aiming to offer top-notch smartphones for its mid-premium segment users in the country, Vivo recently launched a new smartphone Vivo V21 5G in the India market, that is currently witnessing a plethora of options in this price range.

The smartphone comes in two storage variants, 8GB+128GB and 8GB+256GB, priced at Rs 29,990 and Rs 3 ...read more

Chromebooks, tablets lead global PC revival in Q1 2021

9/05/2021 10:29:23 AM

Chromebooks with 12 million units and tablets with 39.7 million units led the PC revival in Q1 2021, posting 274.6 per cent and 51.8 per cent growth, respectively.

HP Inc topped the market yet again, with growth of 633.7 per cent propelling it past the four-million unit mark.

Lenovo took second place with 3.1 millio ...read more

Samsung mulling new smartphone launches in August: Report

9/05/2021 10:23:15 AM

Samsung Electronics is mulling multiple new smartphone launches in August, industry sources said on Sunday, as the South Korean tech giant eyes to expand its leadership in the mobile market.

Samsung, the world's largest smartphone vendor, is in talks with local mobile carriers over releasing its new smartphone models, includin ...read more

Lenovo Android tablet likely to support HDMI input: Report

7/05/2021 8:52:25 AM

cis reportedly preparing to launch an Android-powered tablet that supports HDMI input.

The company teased a tablet that has a dedicated HDMI input port. The device is shown clearly being used as a larger screen for a docked Nintendo Switch, 9To5Google reported, citing a Weibo post.

The post was sent from the Lenovo ...read more

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 likely to debut on August 3

7/05/2021 8:46:33 AM

South Korean tech giant Samsung is likely to launch its Galaxy Z Flip3 clamshell phone with a foldable screen at a lesser price, as compared to its predecessor, on August 3.

According to GizmoChina, citing sources, the smartphone will arrive with a starting price of $999 or $1,099.

Recent reports have revealed the d ...read more

HTC likely to unveil 2 Vive VR headsets on May 11

6/05/2021 8:54:23 AM

HTC is planning to unveil two Vive virtual reality (VR) headsets -- Vive Pro 2 and Vive Focus 3 Business Edition -- on May 11.

The company may announce the new headsets during its ViveCon 2021 conference, which is scheduled on May 11 and May 12, The Verge reported on Wednesday, citing Protocol.

While the original Vi ...read more

Reviews

realme 8 5G may launch in India on April 22: Report

Realme's upcoming smartphone, realme 8 5G, which might launch in India soon after its debut in Thailand on April 21, is likely to feature 90Hz screen and side-mounted fingerprint reader.

The company is rumoured to announce the 8 ...read more

16/04/2021 8:49:29 AM

Gionee launches budget smartphone for Rs 6,999

Smartphone maker Gionee on Monday launched its new budget smartphone 'Gionee Max Pro' for Rs 6,999 in the Indian market.

"Under the company's new vision of championing honest price approach for all its product and s ...read more

1/03/2021 3:58:18 PM

OPPO developing phone with second display within rear camera

Chinese smartphone maker OPPO has patented a unique smartphone with a tiny display housed within the rear camera module.

The patent, filed by OPPO Guangdong Mobile Communications Co., Ltd at CNIPA(China National Intellectual Propert ...read more

26/02/2021 2:39:14 PM

realme Narzo 30 Pro 5G, Narzo 30A arrive in India

Fastest-growing smartphone brand realme on Wednesday introduced newest additions to its Narzo series family, the Narzo 30 Pro 5G and Narzo 30A, in the Indian market.

The realme Narzo 30 Pro 5G will be available in two stylish colour ...read more

24/02/2021 4:57:13 PM

Devices

Samsung launches new enterprise SSD with upgraded performance

Leading memory chip producer Samsung Electronics on Tuesday released a high performing enterprise solid state drive (SSD) that supports the latest serial attached SCSI (SAS) interface.

The PM1653 is the industry's first 24G SAS SSD made with sixth-generation V-NAND memory chips, according to Samsung, with its storage capacity ...read more

27/04/2021 2:23:04 PM

Stay fit with impressive OPPO Band Style at home

As people get more health-conscious these days owing to the pandemic, smartphone maker OPPO has unveiled a new fitness band -- OPPO Band Style -- for the fitness lovers in the country.

The fitness band is a lightweight and stylish tracker, that offers continuous SpO2 monitoring, breathing quality assessment during sleep and run tr ...read more

25/04/2021 2:32:09 PM

Nvidia, MediaTek partner to bring RTX graphics to Chromebooks

Nvidia and MediaTek have announced that they are now working together on bringing RTX graphics to future Chromebooks.

According to the announcement, the two companies are partnering to create a "reference platform" that supports "Chromium, Linux, and NVIDIA SDKs", reports 9To5Google.

More specifi ...read more

15/04/2021 2:33:15 PM

OnePlus Watch to be available in India from April 21

Chinese smartphone maker OnePlus on Tuesday announced that its OnePlus Watch will be available at a special launch price of Rs 14,999 in India from April 21.

The smartwatch will be available across online and offline channels from April 22. However, Red Cable Club members, a programme where the users are offered exclusive benefits ...read more

14/04/2021 9:29:39 AM

Researchers discover critical Zoom vulnerability, win $200,000

 Security researchers have discovered a zero-day vulnerability in video conferencing platform Zoom which can be used by cybercriminals to launch remote code execution (RCE) attacks.

The vulnerability was discovered as part of a contest, Pwn2Own, organised by cybersecurity firm Trend Micro's Zero Day Initiative (ZDI), a pr ...read more

10/04/2021 10:39:11 AM

Social Media

App

Google to give users more controls on how apps use their data

After Apple gave users more control over their ...read more

7/05/2021 2:05:06 PM

Apple wanted to keep Netflix using in-app purchases: Report

Apple employees were considering giving Netflix ...read more

7/05/2021 8:55:58 AM

Now speak and type on Koo in regional languages in India

Homegrown micro-blogging platform Koo on Tuesda ...read more

4/05/2021 1:51:54 PM

Instagram takes on Clubhouse with audio-only live streams

In a bid to take on invite-only audio chat app ...read more

1/05/2021 11:17:40 AM

YouTube adds video resolution controls, options on mobile app

Google-owned video streaming platform YouTube&# ...read more

25/04/2021 2:23:41 PM

Google introducing new UI, auto zoom and more in Meet app

Google has announced to introduce new innovatio ...read more

22/04/2021 3:30:01 PM

Science

SpaceX wins $2.9bn NASA contract to build moon lander

NASA has picked Elon Musk's SpaceX to devel ...read more

17/04/2021 10:05:41 AM

Facebook found briefly running fake 'Clubhouse for PC' app ads

Cybercriminals briefly floated fake 'Clubho ...read more

10/04/2021 10:37:24 AM

NASA seeks public's help to envision future of aviation

In a bid to increase innovation in aviation, th ...read more

8/04/2021 2:24:11 PM

NASA rover captures Martian sounds for 1st time

The Mars rover from NASA has sent first-ever au ...read more

11/03/2021 1:26:54 PM

Microsoft starts testing Edge Browser on Xbox consoles

Microsoft has started testing its Chromium-powe ...read more

8/03/2021 4:08:55 PM

Apple may launch AR `contact lenses` in 10 years

Known analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has claimed that App ...read more

8/03/2021 4:01:56 PM