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Big update! WhatsApp scraps May 15 deadline for accepting privacy policy terms

Big update! WhatsApp scraps May 15 deadline for accepting privacy policy terms

In January this year, WhatsApp had informed users about the changes in its terms of service and public policy through an in-app notification. Users were initially given time till February 8 to agree

May 07, 2021, 18:14 PM IST
India halts import approvals for smartphones, laptops from China: Report

India halts import approvals for smartphones, laptops from China: Report

The import is placed on electronic products with wifi modules such as Bluetooth speakers, wireless earphones, smartphones, smartwatches and laptops. 

May 07, 2021, 18:08 PM IST
Netflix may launch new service ‘N-Plus’: Check the details about exclusive content, user reviews and more

Netflix may launch new service ‘N-Plus’: Check the details about exclusive content, user reviews and more

According to a report by Protocol,  Netflix has conducted a survey asking people about different kinds of features and content. N Plus will have more content that Netflix already makes and offers on

May 07, 2021, 17:32 PM IST
Twitter blocks accounts for attempting to evade Donald Trump ban

Twitter blocks accounts for attempting to evade Donald Trump ban

Trump was banned from Twitter, where he had more than 88 million followers and multiple other social media platforms following the deadly Jan. 6 siege of the US Capitol by his supporters. On Tuesday

May 07, 2021, 16:46 PM IST
WhatsApp Feature: Here’s how to enable/disable dark mode on WhatsApp Web and app

WhatsApp Feature: Here’s how to enable/disable dark mode on WhatsApp Web and app

WhatsApp had already launched a dark mode feature for app and web users a few years ago and this feature has become handy in these tough times, when people are constantly looking for help on social

May 07, 2021, 16:27 PM IST
Facebook unveils new features for Instagram and Messenger: Check how it works

Facebook unveils new features for Instagram and Messenger: Check how it works

Besides that, users of Instagram will be able to send a visual reply in DMs. This feature is already available in Stories, and it allows users to send a reply with another photo or video. This

May 07, 2021, 15:45 PM IST
iPhone 6 battery explosion! Customer sues Apple for THIS reason

iPhone 6 battery explosion! Customer sues Apple for THIS reason

Franklin is asking Apple to pay him damages for the allegedly defective iPhone 6 and its battery and incidental damages for replacement devices. 

May 07, 2021, 15:23 PM IST
Facebook users, here’s how to find who is stalking your profile

Facebook users, here’s how to find who is stalking your profile

Facebook is offering the facility to iOS users to find out who visiter their profile on its flagship app within the ‘Privacy’ settings. 

May 07, 2021, 14:41 PM IST
Google alert! Two-factor authentication may get automatically enabled to your account

Google alert! Two-factor authentication may get automatically enabled to your account

Google explained that 2FA is one of the best ways one can protect their account from data breaches. 

May 07, 2021, 12:33 PM IST
PUBG Mobile officially back as Battlegrounds Mobile India: Know all about pre-registration, parental control, security and more

PUBG Mobile officially back as Battlegrounds Mobile India: Know all about pre-registration, parental control, security and more

Battlegrounds Mobile India will launch as a free-to-play experience on mobile devices.

May 07, 2021, 08:54 AM IST
Privacy first! Developers will have to share details of data collected by apps listed on Play Store

Privacy first! Developers will have to share details of data collected by apps listed on Play Store

All apps on Google Play -- including Google's own apps -- will be required to share this information and provide a privacy policy. 

May 06, 2021, 23:55 PM IST
Xiaomi to launch Mi 11 Ultra 67W fast charger, but with a catch

Xiaomi to launch Mi 11 Ultra 67W fast charger, but with a catch

At the launch, Xiaomi India head Manu Kumar Jain had clarified that the in-box adapter will only support 55 W fast charging due to certification constraints. 

May 06, 2021, 23:46 PM IST
WhatsApp update! Messaging app may suggest stickers to spice up your chats

WhatsApp update! Messaging app may suggest stickers to spice up your chats

WhatsApp may soon let users express themselves with more stickers than words or emojis for that matter. The world’s largest messaging platform is reportedly working on a feature that will show users

May 06, 2021, 19:29 PM IST
Here’s how you can use Gurugram WhatsApp COVID-19 helpline

Here’s how you can use Gurugram WhatsApp COVID-19 helpline

The newly launched service provides updated information about critical resources in the user`s proximity such as RT-PCR centres and camps, online doctor consultations, status of availability of beds

May 06, 2021, 18:35 PM IST
COVID-19: Swiggy prioritises Genie deliveries over food orders

COVID-19: Swiggy prioritises Genie deliveries over food orders

The facility will provide great help to those who are recovering in the safety of their homes. 

May 06, 2021, 17:40 PM IST
PUBG fans, it’s time for ‘Winner winner chicken dinner’, as the game is relaunching as Battlegrounds Mobile India

PUBG fans, it’s time for ‘Winner winner chicken dinner’, as the game is relaunching as Battlegrounds Mobile India

PUBG fans, the good ol’ days of ‘Winner winner chicken dinner’ days are coming back pretty soon. Krafton, the developer of PUBG Mobile India, has now officially announced that it’s launching the game

May 06, 2021, 15:22 PM IST
WhatsApp privacy policy: HC seeks CCI stand on Facebook, WhatsApp appeals against single judge order

WhatsApp privacy policy: HC seeks CCI stand on Facebook, WhatsApp appeals against single judge order

A bench of Chief Justice D N Patel and Justice Jasmeet Singh issued notice to the CCI that had ordered the probe and sought its response by May 21, the next date of hearing.

May 06, 2021, 11:27 AM IST
COVID-19: Delhi Police joins hands with NPCI to take on fraud medical, oxygen suppliers

COVID-19: Delhi Police joins hands with NPCI to take on fraud medical, oxygen suppliers

NPCI will now freeze the bank accounts of cybercriminals based on the complaint received by the Delhi Police. 

May 05, 2021, 23:17 PM IST
Trump Facebook ban remains but oversight board rips company policies

Trump Facebook ban remains but oversight board rips company policies

Trump called the decision and his banning across tech platforms "a total disgrace" and said the companies would "pay a political price."

May 05, 2021, 22:10 PM IST
Fireside, desi answer to Clubhouse and Twitter Spaces, launched by Chingari founders

Fireside, desi answer to Clubhouse and Twitter Spaces, launched by Chingari founders

The app is being touted as the first voice-based social platform from India. 

May 05, 2021, 21:55 PM IST