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Govt's corona helpdesk chatbot on Whatsapp surpasses 3 cr users in India

Govt's corona helpdesk chatbot on Whatsapp surpasses 3 cr users in India

To contact the helpline, citizens were required to save the WhatsApp number +91 9013151515 on their phones, and then start a chat by typing "Hi" and sending it to the number. This prompted them to

Mar 23, 2021, 22:56 PM IST
OnePlus 9, 9 Pro, 9R and Watch unveiled in India: Check price, specifications and more

OnePlus 9, 9 Pro, 9R and Watch unveiled in India: Check price, specifications and more

When it comes to rear cameras, the OnePlus 9 comes with a 48MP primary sensor, 50MP secondary sensor and a 2MP monochrome sensor. OnePlus 9 Pro comes with a 50MP secondary sensor, an 8MP telephoto

Mar 23, 2021, 21:44 PM IST
Telegram receives $150 million investment from Abu Dhabi State Fund

Telegram receives $150 million investment from Abu Dhabi State Fund

Mubadala invested $75 million in five-year, pre-initial public offering (IPO) bonds of Telegram, while Abu Dhabi Catalyst Partners invested a further $75 million.  Telegram, along with messaging app

Mar 23, 2021, 19:05 PM IST
OnePlus 9 series specs and prices leaked on Amazon India ahead of launch

OnePlus 9 series specs and prices leaked on Amazon India ahead of launch

Amazon microsite page reveals that the OnePlus 9R will come in two colors- Carbon Black and Lake Blue. In terms of price, the OnePlus 9R is expected to retail for Rs 39,999 and Rs 43,999 for the 8/

Mar 23, 2021, 18:27 PM IST
Facebook Stories testing a new feature ‘Green Screen’  for special effects

Facebook Stories testing a new feature ‘Green Screen’ for special effects

Users will be able to add a photo or video after tapping on Green Screen and then they can record it against the background. This  Green Screen filter is already there on Instagram.  And now Facebook

Mar 23, 2021, 18:07 PM IST
Government to trace origin of WhatsApp messages through THIS new system

Government to trace origin of WhatsApp messages through THIS new system

The government’s move is intended towards removing the false messages that are spread through WhatsApp and it is leaving no stone unturned to trace the origin of spam messages. WhatsApp is going to

Mar 23, 2021, 16:58 PM IST
LG looking to shut shop, unable to find buyers

LG looking to shut shop, unable to find buyers

Reportedly,  LG was said to be in talks with Vingroup as well as Volkswagen as potential buyers for the company’s mobile business. However, there were no fruitful negotiations from both sides as the

Mar 23, 2021, 16:30 PM IST
How technology changed lives during COVID-19 lockdown

How technology changed lives during COVID-19 lockdown

The COVID-19 pandemic forced people to adopt internet and internet-based services to communicate, interact, and perform their official duties from home. It also brought a noticeable surge in the time

Mar 23, 2021, 15:20 PM IST
Experience Incredibly Flexible and Seamless Transition from Work Time to Play Time with Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 & S7+

Experience Incredibly Flexible and Seamless Transition from Work Time to Play Time with Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 & S7+

Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 and S7+, come with the most advanced processor and display coupled with exciting cashback and bundle offers. Now, you can get your galaxy of fun and work in an attractive new

Mar 23, 2021, 14:44 PM IST
Android apps crashed for users, Google working on a fix

Android apps crashed for users, Google working on a fix

Google acknowledged issues with Gmail on Android on the Google Workspace status page, recommending using the desktop version until the issues are resolved.

Mar 23, 2021, 10:41 AM IST
Instagram and Facebook the most invasive apps on iOS, reveals pCloud survey

Instagram and Facebook the most invasive apps on iOS, reveals pCloud survey

Meanwhile, pCloud surveys lauded apps like Signal, Netflix, Clubhouse, Skype, Microsoft Teams, and Google Classroom for collecting no data at all. BIGO, LIVE, and Likke are listed to be amongst the

Mar 22, 2021, 23:01 PM IST
Unbelievable! Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey’s first tweet sold for a whopping Rs 18 crore

Unbelievable! Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey’s first tweet sold for a whopping Rs 18 crore

NFT is a digital good on the Ethereum blockchain which allows people to buy and sell ownership of unique digital items and keep track of who owns them using the blockchain. The artist Grimes recently

Mar 22, 2021, 20:39 PM IST
Alert! Facebook took down 1.3 billion fake accounts between Oct-Dec

Alert! Facebook took down 1.3 billion fake accounts between Oct-Dec

The company also removed more than 12 million pieces of content about COVID-19 and vaccines that global health experts flagged as misinformation, it said in a blog post. False claims and conspiracies

Mar 22, 2021, 19:30 PM IST
Amazon Fab Phones Fest March 2021 Sale: Avail 40% discount on Xiaomi, Samsung, Apple, Oppo, Honor and Vivo smartphones

Amazon Fab Phones Fest March 2021 Sale: Avail 40% discount on Xiaomi, Samsung, Apple, Oppo, Honor and Vivo smartphones

The details of the sale include offers like a 10% instant discount of up to Rs 1,000 on customers using ICICI Bank Credit Cards for their transactions. Also, there will be additional exchange offers

Mar 22, 2021, 19:06 PM IST
Looking to connect with smartphones without Bluetooth, internet connection? Here’s what Google offers for you

Looking to connect with smartphones without Bluetooth, internet connection? Here’s what Google offers for you

WiFi Aware is Neighbor Awareness Networking (NAN) that allows smartphones running Android 8 and later versions to “discover and connect directly to each other without any other type of connectivity

Mar 22, 2021, 17:57 PM IST
PUBG Mobile India launch to happen soon? Here’s what its job posting says

PUBG Mobile India launch to happen soon? Here’s what its job posting says

PUBG Corporation posted jobs on LinkedIn and the role of the candidate involved to “support the process and global deal flow evaluation with respect to India and MENA regions and assist global teams

Mar 22, 2021, 17:24 PM IST
President Ram Nath Kovind emphasizes on the participation of women in the field of science and tech

President Ram Nath Kovind emphasizes on the participation of women in the field of science and tech

He said more girls need to get a higher education, particularly in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Quoting a recent survey, he said enrolment of women in engineering and technical

Mar 21, 2021, 16:08 PM IST
Google Maps now gets a dark theme feature: Here’s how it looks

Google Maps now gets a dark theme feature: Here’s how it looks

While Google has been testing the dark mode for Google Maps since September last year, the global rollout for Android users has begun now.  The night mode is meant to provide "your eyes a much-needed

Mar 21, 2021, 14:29 PM IST
Here’s how YouTube Shorts work

Here’s how YouTube Shorts work

The service, Shorts, lets users record mobile-friendly vertical videos that can be spiced up with special effects and soundtracks pulled from a music library. YouTube had rolled out the feature in

Mar 21, 2021, 13:14 PM IST
Telegram’s voice chat feature: Here are the 5 key things to know

Telegram’s voice chat feature: Here are the 5 key things to know

Admins of channels and public groups can now host voice chats for millions of live listeners. Admins can record the live voice chat sessions, and the audio file will be automatically saved in their `

Mar 21, 2021, 12:38 PM IST