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Is your phone number on Google? You can now submit request to remove your personal info

Is your phone number on Google? You can now submit request to remove your personal info

Google has begun entertaining people's requests to remove search results containing their home addresses, phone numbers and email accounts. 

Apr 27, 2022, 23:35 PM IST
'CyberDost': Home Ministry takes big steps to spread awareness on prevention of cyber crime

'CyberDost': Home Ministry takes big steps to spread awareness on prevention of cyber crime

The Home Ministry has also launched a dedicated Twitter handle @CyberDost to spread awareness among people about cyber crimes and what normal precautions they should take to avoid them. 

Apr 27, 2022, 22:49 PM IST
‘Is this spoof?’ Netizens ask as Apple introduces water bottle costing Rs 4600

‘Is this spoof?’ Netizens ask as Apple introduces water bottle costing Rs 4600

Apple has now introduced a bottle costing about Rs 4,600 after recently launching a cleaning cloth that costs about 1,900. 

Apr 27, 2022, 16:57 PM IST
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 Pokemon Edition sold out within minutes of release

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 Pokemon Edition sold out within minutes of release

The edition sold out within five minutes of its release at midnight on Monday. The price was $1,025, slightly more expensive than the original Galaxy Z Flip3.

Apr 27, 2022, 09:28 AM IST
As Elon Musk's free-speech stance causes jitters, Twitter's boss has to say this

As Elon Musk's free-speech stance causes jitters, Twitter's boss has to say this

"By 'free speech', I simply mean that which matches the law. I am against censorship that goes far beyond the law," Musk tweeted, clarifying his stand.  Musk has frequently called out Twitter for not

Apr 27, 2022, 08:17 AM IST
Facebook parent Meta to open its first physical retail store in May

Facebook parent Meta to open its first physical retail store in May

The next AR glasses from Meta are anticipated to work without the use of a smartphone. It will have an outside camera, stereo audio, and the ability to connect with other users' holograms, just like

Apr 26, 2022, 22:06 PM IST
From weed joke to agreed deal: Inside Musk's $44 billion Twitter buyout

From weed joke to agreed deal: Inside Musk's $44 billion Twitter buyout

Twitter`s bankers projected, however, that even if the company did as well as last year, investors would value it less, because the advertising market in the social media world had become more price-

Apr 26, 2022, 20:47 PM IST
Amazon, Flipkart offer massive discount on iPhone 12: Here’s how to buy it at Rs 43,000

Amazon, Flipkart offer massive discount on iPhone 12: Here’s how to buy it at Rs 43,000

Amazon is offering a discount of up to Rs 11,000 on the iPhone 12 64GB model, while Flipkart is offering a discount of Rs 8,900.

Apr 26, 2022, 19:05 PM IST
WhatsApp Users Alert! This new feature may let you save disappearing messages

WhatsApp Users Alert! This new feature may let you save disappearing messages

According to the WABetaInfo report, the functionality was integrated to the Android beta in March and has now made its way to the WhatsApp iOS beta, indicating that the feature may be released soon.

Apr 26, 2022, 16:54 PM IST
Elon Musk is buying Twitter for $44 billion, says 'want to make it better than ever'

Elon Musk is buying Twitter for $44 billion, says 'want to make it better than ever'

"I hope that even my worst critics remain on Twitter because that is what free speech means," Elon Musk tweeted, hailing free speech

Apr 26, 2022, 06:58 AM IST
Your go to microblogging site Twitter may be sold to Elon Musk any time: 10 things to know

Your go to microblogging site Twitter may be sold to Elon Musk any time: 10 things to know

Musk said last week that he had lined up USD 46.5 billion in financing to buy Twitter, putting pressure on the company's board to negotiate a deal.

Apr 25, 2022, 20:12 PM IST
Twitter to allow users to switch video captions on and off

Twitter to allow users to switch video captions on and off

Recently, Twitter has been working on a number of new features. Tesla CEO Elon Musk is now pursuing a takeover proposal for Twitter, offering Sh4.9 trillion for the company.

Apr 25, 2022, 19:08 PM IST
Twitter set to accept Elon Musk's 'best and final' offer

Twitter set to accept Elon Musk's 'best and final' offer

Twitter has not been able to secure so far a `go-shop` provision under its agreement with Musk.

Apr 25, 2022, 18:02 PM IST
Centre bans 10 Indian, 6 Pakistan YouTube channels

Centre bans 10 Indian, 6 Pakistan YouTube channels

The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting on Monday blocked 16 YouTube news channels for spreading misinformation and content related to India’s national security, foreign relations and public

Apr 25, 2022, 18:02 PM IST
Man takes help of AirTags to recover his lost luggage, here’s how

Man takes help of AirTags to recover his lost luggage, here’s how

Fortunately, Sharod had placed an AirTag inside each bag, allowing him to quickly locate them. They found that their baggage had arrived in Frankfurt but had not been placed on a London-bound flight

Apr 25, 2022, 17:47 PM IST
Made in India Micromax IN2c smartphone launching tomorrow

Made in India Micromax IN2c smartphone launching tomorrow

Micromax IN2 The device will offer other features such as the Android 11 OS, a USB-C port, and a 3.5mm audio jack. It lacks a fingerprint scanner.

Apr 25, 2022, 09:31 AM IST
New iPhone 14 Pro may come in THIS surprising shape

New iPhone 14 Pro may come in THIS surprising shape

Apple is planning to make the iPhone 14 Pro and iPhone 14 Pro Max "much more curved" than the current iPhone 13 Pro models.

Apr 24, 2022, 19:14 PM IST
Fake WhatsApp Support? Here's how to check before sharing

Fake WhatsApp Support? Here's how to check before sharing

WhatsApp will never ask for credit card information or information such as your 6-digit code or two-step verification PIN. To avoid account termination, WhatsApp does not even ask for money or

Apr 24, 2022, 17:57 PM IST
DSA Guidelines: Google, Meta to explain algorithms else face penalty

DSA Guidelines: Google, Meta to explain algorithms else face penalty

Google, Meta and other platforms will now have to explain their algorithms.

Apr 24, 2022, 14:11 PM IST
WhatsApp rolls out ability to add 32 participants to group calls

WhatsApp rolls out ability to add 32 participants to group calls

The new WhatsApp update includes a redesigned interface with a social audio layout, speaker highlight, and waveforms.

Apr 24, 2022, 12:57 PM IST