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Now, install third-party apps for Twitter account verification

Now, install third-party apps for Twitter account verification

These third-party apps work independently and generate codes offline to help you use the two-factor authentication.

Dec 21, 2017, 10:42 AM IST
Google to roll out native ad-blocking in Chrome browser

Google to roll out native ad-blocking in Chrome browser

This will essentially stop the ads that are deemed annoying or intrusive.

Dec 20, 2017, 13:06 PM IST
Facebook face recognition tools to identify users without being tagged

Facebook face recognition tools to identify users without being tagged

The new features will help you find photos that you`re not tagged in and help you detect when others might be attempting to use your image as their profile picture.

Dec 20, 2017, 11:53 AM IST
Data requests from India escalate in 1st half of 2017: Facebook

Data requests from India escalate in 1st half of 2017: Facebook

Facebook was disrupted 21 times in the first half for the Indian users, it said.

Dec 19, 2017, 13:28 PM IST
Reliance Jio's Triple Cashback offer deadline extended to December 25

Reliance Jio's Triple Cashback offer deadline extended to December 25

The wallet partners offering cashback on recharges are Amazon Pay, Paytm, PhonePe and MobiKwik.

Dec 19, 2017, 12:19 PM IST
Twitter to begin penalising hateful, abusive accounts: Report

Twitter to begin penalising hateful, abusive accounts: Report

Twitter announced new guidelines covering abuse, hateful conduct, violence and physical harm in November.

Dec 18, 2017, 11:25 AM IST
Twitter launches 'Moments' feature in India

Twitter launches 'Moments' feature in India

The new product will allow the Twitterati in India to curate stories by stitching together multiple tweets into a slideshow.

Dec 16, 2017, 11:35 AM IST
Facebook rolls out 'Snooze' to mute friends

Facebook rolls out 'Snooze' to mute friends

The feature will help users take a temporary break from posts by friends, pages or groups without unfriending, unfollowing or leaving them forever.

Dec 16, 2017, 11:32 AM IST
Facebook to introduce pre-roll advertisements on its video-on-demand service

Facebook to introduce pre-roll advertisements on its video-on-demand service

Pre-roll ads are commonly used to support online videos, but Facebook has long opted for 'ad breaks' during videos.

Dec 15, 2017, 13:49 PM IST
New Facebook feature lets advertisers reach WhatsApp users

New Facebook feature lets advertisers reach WhatsApp users

Facebook said that over a million Pages currently include WhatsApp numbers in their posts.

Dec 15, 2017, 13:07 PM IST
Vodafone offers unlimited voice calls, 2G data and free roaming at Rs 179

Vodafone offers unlimited voice calls, 2G data and free roaming at Rs 179

This offer has been launched for prepaid customers in Bihar & Jharkhand.

Dec 14, 2017, 12:47 PM IST
Twitter to let users make tweet threads more easily

Twitter to let users make tweet threads more easily

With the new feature, users who create threads — stitching tweets together to tell a longer story — need no longer reply to previous tweets to do so.

Dec 12, 2017, 23:52 PM IST
Vodafone offers unlimited calling, 1GB per day on roaming

Vodafone offers unlimited calling, 1GB per day on roaming

Vodafone India has introduced free roaming benefit on Super Plan for its prepaid customers in Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh.

Dec 12, 2017, 09:24 AM IST
Google 'Posts' announced, will offer verified updates directly from the source

Google 'Posts' announced, will offer verified updates directly from the source

When users search for queries such as "Indian Super League" or "Tiger Zinda Hai", they will see verified updates directly from the source, in the collection of "cards" that appear in a search result

Dec 11, 2017, 15:59 PM IST
Mobile internet speed: Where does India stand in the world?

Mobile internet speed: Where does India stand in the world?

As of November, Norway ranks first in the world for mobile internet with an average download speed of 62.66 Mbps.

Dec 11, 2017, 14:51 PM IST
WhatsApp update: Tap to unblock, reply privately in groups soon

WhatsApp update: Tap to unblock, reply privately in groups soon

The Private Replies feature will let users reply privately to a person within a group.

Dec 11, 2017, 10:50 AM IST
Facebook testing new 'greetings' features

Facebook testing new 'greetings' features

Under the `Hello` button on you friend`s profile, the new options can be seen by just holding the button.

Dec 10, 2017, 12:48 PM IST
Twitter users liking longer tweets more: Report

Twitter users liking longer tweets more: Report

Longer tweets are being liked -- again on average -- 50.28 times compared with 29.96 times for shorter tweets, according to the analysis.

Dec 09, 2017, 16:52 PM IST
Google Doodle celebrates 104th birthday of  India`s first woman photojournalist

Google Doodle celebrates 104th birthday of India`s first woman photojournalist

Vyarawalla started her career in the 1930s, and at the onset of the World War II.

Dec 09, 2017, 11:20 AM IST
This man is giving out free Bitcoins and Twitterati can't hold the excitement

This man is giving out free Bitcoins and Twitterati can't hold the excitement

A twitter user owns 1,500 bitcoins and wants to give it to people on the occasion of Christmas.

Dec 08, 2017, 17:14 PM IST

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