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Facebook AI to stop notifications about deceased ones

Facebook AI to stop notifications about deceased ones

In 2015, Facebook introduced a feature that lets people choose a legacy contact - a family member or friend entrusted to care for their Facebook account when they pass away.

Apr 10, 2019, 12:12 PM IST
WhatsApp now lets users send 30 audio files at once

WhatsApp now lets users send 30 audio files at once

Previously, users were only allowed to send one audio file at a time on a WhatsApp chat thread.

Apr 10, 2019, 12:08 PM IST
YouTube hits 265 mn monthly active users in India

YouTube hits 265 mn monthly active users in India

At its annual flagship event, Brandcast, YouTube shared insights on the exponential growth of online video ecosystem and how it is interlinked to India's Internet growth story.

Apr 09, 2019, 18:53 PM IST
Twitter limits bulk following to combat spams

Twitter limits bulk following to combat spams

The micro-blogging platform earlier allowed users to follow up to 1,000 accounts.

Apr 09, 2019, 18:52 PM IST
Apple cuts iPhone XR prices in India: Sources

Apple cuts iPhone XR prices in India: Sources

In India, Apple`s iPhones are up against the more competitive pricing of rival handsets from South Korea`s Samsung Electronics Co Ltd and China`s OnePlus.

Apr 04, 2019, 14:51 PM IST
Telcos need to submit plan details of segmented offers every month: Trai

Telcos need to submit plan details of segmented offers every month: Trai

Trai directed telecom service providers to share with it number of subscribers at the end of each month who have availed the segmented offer.

Apr 04, 2019, 10:19 AM IST
Apple starts iPhone 7 production in India

Apple starts iPhone 7 production in India

Taiwanese industrial major Wistron already assembles iPhone 6S in the country.

Apr 03, 2019, 10:35 AM IST
Nokia's banana feature phone gets WhatsApp

Nokia's banana feature phone gets WhatsApp

The slider banana 4G feature phone is designed with intuitive tactile mechanics with slide to answer and end calls as well as a helicopter-style spin on its axis.

Apr 03, 2019, 10:33 AM IST
Twitter eases account suspension appeal for users

Twitter eases account suspension appeal for users

Earlier, users whose accounts were frozen needed to fill an online form to appeal Twitter's decision and the response time varied from a few hours to over a week.

Apr 03, 2019, 10:32 AM IST
With 1.5 bn users a month, Google's Gmail turns 15

With 1.5 bn users a month, Google's Gmail turns 15

Created by Paul Buchheit on April 1, 2004, Gmail started with an initial storage capacity of one gigabyte per user.

Apr 01, 2019, 13:24 PM IST
Facebook adds user-control feature for News Feed

Facebook adds user-control feature for News Feed

In addition, the company is also working on improving its "Why am I seeing this ad" feature which was launched in 2014.

Apr 01, 2019, 13:22 PM IST
Jio GigaFiber No 1 in Internet speed: Report

Jio GigaFiber No 1 in Internet speed: Report

Ever since its launch in September 2018, Jio GigaFiber has dominated the Netflix ISP Speed Index chart with speeds consistently above 3.41 Mbps, telecomtalk.info reported.

Apr 01, 2019, 13:21 PM IST
ZEE5 now available on Jio KaiOS platform

ZEE5 now available on Jio KaiOS platform

The viewers will also have access to the vast regional content library that ZEE5 has curated over the past year.

Mar 29, 2019, 12:30 PM IST
Instagram tests seek-bar for 60-second videos

Instagram tests seek-bar for 60-second videos

Instagram has not disclosed any details about the official rollout of the feature as yet.

Mar 28, 2019, 16:50 PM IST
India's  broadband subscribers increased 4.15% to 540.04 mn in January: TRAI

India's broadband subscribers increased 4.15% to 540.04 mn in January: TRAI

Reliance Jio had the top market share of the total broadband subscribers in the month of January with 289.44 million subscribers, the report found.

Mar 28, 2019, 10:19 AM IST
Facebook bans white nationalism, white separatism on its platforms

Facebook bans white nationalism, white separatism on its platforms

White nationalism broadly refers to a belief that white people are a race and have a separate identity in a nation.

Mar 28, 2019, 07:11 AM IST
Tesla claims to develop its 'largest power storage system in Asia'

Tesla claims to develop its 'largest power storage system in Asia'

In a bid to reduce energy demand and provide emergency backup power to trains in Japan, Tesla has claimed to develop its largest power storage system in Asia.

Mar 28, 2019, 06:20 AM IST
Fitbit's new wearables now available in India

Fitbit's new wearables now available in India

Fitbit would soon give a major face-lift to the "Fitbit app" so users can personalise their dashboard, better understand data, discover new content and easily connect with one another on its social

Mar 27, 2019, 17:22 PM IST
Why WhatsApp won't trace origin of message in India

Why WhatsApp won't trace origin of message in India

WhatsApp is removing over two million accounts per month for bulk or automated behaviour -- over 75 per cent without a recent user report.

Mar 27, 2019, 16:10 PM IST
India's wireline subscribers decline 0.34% to 21.79 million in January 2019: TRAI

India's wireline subscribers decline 0.34% to 21.79 million in January 2019: TRAI

BSNL and MTNL, the two PSU access service providers, held 67.02 percent of the wireline market share, TRAI added.

Mar 27, 2019, 15:56 PM IST