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Spotify adds offline music downloads on Apple Watch

New Delhi, May 22 | Swedish music streaming giant Spotify has announced that it isArolling out the ability to download favourite playlists, albums and...

Tech firms bolster ‘metaverse’ projects amid pandemic

Seoul, May 22 | As the pandemic fuels demand for online activities, tech companies here are bolstering efforts to develop ‘metaverse platforms that allow...

Microsoft Office for Android gets dark mode

San Francisco, May 22 | Microsoft is rolling out a dark mode to its Office app for Android users.While the Office app has been...

Will Covid eventually become like seasonal flu?

New York, May 22 | The novel coronavirus responsible for Covid-19 could become little more than a nuisance, causing no more than common cold-like...

Amazon to retire Prime Now, allows 2-hour deliveries on main app

New Delhi, May 22 | Amazon has announced to shut down its standalone Prime Now delivery app, and the two-hour delivery options will now...

‘ISRO set to transfer technology for oxygen concentrator soon’

By Venkatachari JagannathanChennai, May 22 | The Indian space agency will soon transfer the technology for making the 'Shwaas', the oxygen concentrator developed by...

Koo meets new intermediary guidelines ahead of May 25 deadline

Mumbai, May 22 | Homegrown micro-blogging platform Koo on Saturday said it has met the compliance requirements of the new IT (Intermediary Guidelines) Rules...

Smart toilet to analyse stool for health problems

New York, May 22 | Researchers are developing a new artificial intelligence (AI) tool that can be added to the standard toilet to help...

Twitter to take 20% cut of your sales via Ticketed Spaces

New Delhi, May 22 | After launching a Clubhouse rival called Spaces, Twitter is now out to make some money via ‘Ticketed Spaces and...

OPPO A53s 5G offers long battery life, some solid internals

By Vivek Singh ChauhanNew Delhi, May 22 | 5G is the buzzword nowadays and smartphone brand OPPO has launched an all-new OPPO A53s in...

Epic vs Apple: Judge grills Tim Cook as he offers mild...

San Francisco, May 22 | Apple CEO Tim Cook faced some harsh questions during the ongoing Epic Games-Apple trial over the removal of Fortnite...

Snap acquires AR display provider WaveOptics for $500M

San Francisco, May 22 | Snap which is the parent company of popular social media app Snapchat has acquired augmented reality (AR) display provider...

NASA rover to search for water, other resources on Moon in...

Washington, May 22 | The US space agency has announced its first mobile robot to the Moon in late 2023 in search of ice...

Europe approves SK hynix’s acquisition of Intel’s NAND biz

Seoul, May 22 | SK hynix, South Korea's second-largest chipmaker, has earned approval from Europe's antitrust watchdog for its acquisition of Intel's NAND business.SK...

Xiaomi sells 200M Redmi Note series, to unveil Note 10 on...

Beijing, May 21 | Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi, which is riding high on success in the India market, has announced that it has sold...

Investment, research driving AI growth in India, says study

Hyderabad, May 21 | Higher investment and research is driving significant growth of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in India, finds a study.The AI Index 2021...

Xiaomi Redmi Note series reaches 20 mn sales

Beijing, May 21 | Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi has announced that it has sold 200 million Redmi Note phones across the world.The series has...

Indian workers waste 5 business hrs per week from home: Survey

Bengaluru, May 21 | Indian office workers feel stagnant in their roles and waste five business hours per week on mundane tasks, according to...

New Apple programme to help creators grow paid podcast user base

New Delhi, May 21 | Apple has introduced a new programme to help podcast creators on its various services grow their paid subscriber base.By...

Google tests new tool to ‘follow’ sites in Chrome on Android

San Francisco, May 21 | Google is testing a new feature for its Chrome browser on Android that lets users "follow" sites to create...

TikTok lets creators delete up to 100 bad comments at once

San Francisco, May 21 | Chinese short-video making app TikTok has allowed creators to select and delete up to 100 harassing comments at once.The...

Lab escape from Wuhan can explain coronavirus more easily

New Delhi, May 21 | Proponents of lab escape can explain all the available facts about SARS2 considerably more easily than can those who...

Tinder to alert users before they send offensive messages

New Delhi, May 21 | With an aim to reduce harassment on its platform, now dating app Tinder will ask users ‘Are you sure...

HP unveils new gaming laptops, PC

New Delhi, May 21 | To boost gamers, PC and printer major HP on Friday introduced OMEN 16 and 17 gaming laptops along with...

Coding firm WhiteHat Jr launching online music classes in India

By Nishant AroraNew Delhi, May 21 | After empowering millions of students in fundamentals of coding globally including in India, live online coding provider...

iPhone 12 series grabs 1/3rd of global smartphone sales in Q1

New Delhi, May 21 | Apple iPhone 12 series has captured one-third of the revenues of smartphone industry globally, as global sales of...

1,000 employees urge Apple to support Palestinian people

San Francisco, May 21 | Nearly 1,000 employees at Apple have written a letter to CEO Tim Cook, calling for the company to support...

SK Innovation, Ford to form $5.3B EV battery venture in US

Seoul, May 21 | South Korean battery maker SK Innovation and American automaker Ford Motor will establish a 6 trillion won ($5.3 billion) joint...

Google opening its first retail store in US this year

San Francisco, May 21 | Google has announced to open its first-ever physical retail store in New York where customers can experience its hardware...

Snapchat hits 500M monthly users, India sees 100% user growth

New Delhi, May 21 | Popular social media platform Snapchat has reached over 500 million monthly active users, with roughly 40 per cent of...

‘Kite camera’ developed by IIIT-Hyderabad researchers

Hyderabad, May 20 | Researchers at International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad (IIITH) have unveiled a unique kite camera that promises to...

Esper gets $30M in fresh funding to fuel DevOps innovation

Bengaluru, May 20 | Leading Android DevOps platform Esper on Thursday announced $30 million in Series B funding led by Scale Venture Partners, with...

Samsung donates medical kits, O2 cylinders to help K’taka fight Covid

Bengaluru, May 20 | Samsung India has donated 14,000 medical kits, 24 oxygen concentrators and 150 oxygen cylinders to Karnataka to support its fight...

Infinix HOT 10S launched in India in two storage variants

New Delhi, May 20 | Infinix, a premium smartphone brand from TRANSSION Holdings, on Thursday launched a new smartphone "HOT 10S" that comes in...

TECNO announces 60-day warranty extension policy for its smartphones

New Delhi, May 20 | Global premium smartphone brand TECNO on Thursday announced a 60-day warranty extension policy on its smartphones amid the second...

Sony expands E-mount lens lineup in India

New Delhi, May 20 | Sony India on Thursday unveiled the newest addition to its E-mount lens lineup with the introduction of the FE...

Amazon.in suffers brief outage for several users in India, up now

New Delhi, May 20 | Amazon suffered a brief outage in some parts of India early on Thursday, affecting its website and shopping experience...

New rapid antigen test can detect Covid in saliva accurately

Tokyo, May 20 | Scientists have shown that an antigen-based test for quantifying SARS-CoV-2, the virus behind Covid-19, in saliva samples is simple, accurate,...

Amid WhatsApp row in India, Telegram vouches for user privacy

By Nishant AroraNew Delhi, May 20 | As WhatsApp struggles to meet the requirements set by the Indian government over its controversial user privacy...

POCO M3 Pro 5G unveiled with Dimensity 700, 90Hz display

Beijing, May 20 | Chinese smartphone brand POCO has unveiled a new smartphone -- M3 Pro 5G -- that comes with a faster 90Hz...

Lockdowns may affect children’s fitness: Study

London, May 20 | Strict lockdowns can reduce the spread of Covid-19, but might be responsible for delaying normal cardiorespiratory development in children, according...

Hypertension, tobacco top most causes of premature mortality

New Delhi, May 20 | Hypertension and tobacco are the top most causes of premature mortality and people consuming tobacco in any form are...

Qualcomm unveils new Snapdragon 778G 5G mobile platform

San Francisco, May 20 | Chipmaker Qualcomm has launched the new Snapdragon 778G 5G mobile platform that is designed to deliver cutting-edge mobile gaming...

Microsoft to retire iconic Internet Explorer on June 15, 2022

New Delhi, May 20 | Microsoft has announced to retire its iconic Internet Explorer (IE) browser in June 2022, as it envisions the future...

5 women employees sue Amazon over discrimination

San Francisco, May 20 | Amazon has been hit by separate discrimination and retaliation lawsuits filed by five women who worked at the e-commerce...

India 2nd to US in asking Facebook for user data in...

New Delhi, May 20 | India with 40,300 requests was second to the US in terms of asking Facebook to provide user data in...

Twitter phasing out its controversial image cropping algorithm

New Delhi, May 20 | Facing allegations of bias, Twitter is phasing out its image cropping algorithm after a deeper research, as it looks...

Google brings smart home standard ‘Matter’ to Android, Nest

San Francisco, May 20 | Google has announced to bring interconnected cross-platform smart home standard called 'Matter' to Android and capable Nest products, powering...

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No increase in fuel prices for 2nd consecutive day on Tuesday

New Delhi, Oct 19 | Petrol and diesel prices remained unchanged for the second consecutive on Tuesday providing relief to consumers who have been...