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Samsung sells 5 mn A series smartphones in 70 days, clocks $1 bn in sales

Samsung sells 5 mn A series smartphones in 70 days, clocks $1 bn in sales

In February, the South Korean tech giant had said it aimed to garner USD 4 billion (around Rs 28,000 crore) in revenue this year in India from its Galaxy A smartphones range that is aimed at the

May 15, 2019, 14:20 PM IST
Immediately update your WhatsApp as bug installs spyware – Here's how to upgrade

Immediately update your WhatsApp as bug installs spyware – Here's how to upgrade

Following the malicious spyware attack, Facebook-owned company has urged its 1.5 billion global users to upgrade to the latest version of  WhatsApp.

May 15, 2019, 10:05 AM IST
WhatsApp urges users to upgrade app after report of spyware attack

WhatsApp urges users to upgrade app after report of spyware attack

It said the spyware was developed by Israeli cyber surveillance company NSO Group.

May 14, 2019, 14:05 PM IST
Google celebrates haematologist Lucy Wills’ 131st birthday with a doodle

Google celebrates haematologist Lucy Wills’ 131st birthday with a doodle

Lucy Wills' work discovered the importance of folic acid for pregnant women.

May 10, 2019, 06:38 AM IST
Google expands features to offer greater control over data to users

Google expands features to offer greater control over data to users

The US-based company, at its annual Google I/O conference for developers, said it will make easier for its users to manage data in Maps, the Assistant and YouTube.

May 09, 2019, 10:07 AM IST
Mumbai makes it to top-30 best cities on Instagram for photos

Mumbai makes it to top-30 best cities on Instagram for photos

In a research carried out by airport bus company Hoppa on frequency of names appearing in Instagram hashtags, it was concluded that Mumbai is the most popular of all Indian cities - ranked 26th - on

May 08, 2019, 22:33 PM IST
Facebook to make London hub for WhatsApp Payments

Facebook to make London hub for WhatsApp Payments

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced on April 24 that the company is actively working on to launch WhatsApp Pay in India.

May 08, 2019, 10:10 AM IST
Twitter now lets you re-tweet with GIFS, images

Twitter now lets you re-tweet with GIFS, images

Available for both Android as well as iOS users, the feature was announced on the micro-blogging site itself late on Monday.

May 07, 2019, 10:57 AM IST
Microsoft unveils its own Blockchain-based service

Microsoft unveils its own Blockchain-based service

Instead of supporting cryptocurrency transactions, Azure Blockchain Service will let businesses develop their applications on its Cloud-based platform.

May 06, 2019, 10:24 AM IST
Google to let you auto-delete location tracking data

Google to let you auto-delete location tracking data

Google last year courted controversy when an Associated Press investigation found that many Google services on Android devices and iPhones store users' location data even if the users explicitly used

May 02, 2019, 13:15 PM IST
Apple Services hit 390 mn paid subscriptions

Apple Services hit 390 mn paid subscriptions

The company recently announced Apple Arcade -- the world's first game subscription service for mobile and desktop.

May 02, 2019, 13:15 PM IST
Huawei pips Apple to be 2nd largest smartphone seller

Huawei pips Apple to be 2nd largest smartphone seller

While Samsung retained the top position with 21 per cent market share (from 22 in Q1 2018), Apple's share declined to 12 per cent in Q1 2019 from 14 per cent in the same quarter last year, the

May 02, 2019, 13:14 PM IST
India is YouTube's fastest growing market: Pichai

India is YouTube's fastest growing market: Pichai

Admitting that recent ad product changes in YouTube and Search are hurting its top-line growth, the company sounded bullish on YouTube during its first quarter results on Monday.

Apr 30, 2019, 16:23 PM IST
Reliance Jio launches Realme Youth offer, get upto Rs 1800 cashback

Reliance Jio launches Realme Youth offer, get upto Rs 1800 cashback

All the benefits will be applicable for eligible subscribers upon performing the first recharge.

Apr 26, 2019, 17:13 PM IST
JioPhone leads feature phone market in India

JioPhone leads feature phone market in India

Samsung stood second in the feature phone category with a share of 15 per cent while domestic handset maker LAVA grabbed the third spot with a market share of 13 per cent.

Apr 26, 2019, 16:21 PM IST
Snapchat to let users play as Bitmoji in games

Snapchat to let users play as Bitmoji in games

The Bitmoji for Games website tells players to stay tuned for more updates.  

Apr 26, 2019, 12:24 PM IST
Amazon announces Summer Sale on smartphones, consumer electronics and more

Amazon announces Summer Sale on smartphones, consumer electronics and more

The Amazon Summer Sale will begin from May 4 to May 7.

Apr 25, 2019, 14:20 PM IST
WhatsApp to deny private chat screenshots: Report

WhatsApp to deny private chat screenshots: Report

The new feature comes as part of a plethora of security changes that the app has been working on and introducing, keeping in line with the app`s commitment to user-privacy.

Apr 24, 2019, 11:11 AM IST
Google Doodle celebrates World Earth Day with interactive slideshow

Google Doodle celebrates World Earth Day with interactive slideshow

The doodle features the six organisms which have unique qualities

Apr 22, 2019, 10:54 AM IST