IANS | April 3, 2018 4:32 PM
According to the report, WhatsApp (or Facebook too) can just read metadata of messages. For example, if the message you are sending is an image, a video, a sticker etc.. its date, the phone number of the recipient (otherwise the server wouldn’t know where the message should be forwarded)
FE Online | April 3, 2018 3:51 PM
With the online video streaming market on the rise in India, the space is being dominated by private players such as Netflix, Airtel, Amazon Prime, and Hotstar. DD made its the entry in the global online video streaming in 2016.
PTI | April 3, 2018 3:27 PM
Free mobile and Facebook apps, as well as games such as Candy Crush, Ludo and Chess, can be potential tools for data harvesting, say cybersecurity experts, warning internet users in India against the seemingly innocuous everyday pastimes.
IANS | April 3, 2018 3:08 PM
Microsoft has added a new track to its Professional Programme courses to help people working in the IT industry build skills in the field of Artificial Intelligence (AI).
IANS | April 3, 2018 3:00 PM
Joining the expanding list of high-profile applications who have ditched the Apple Watch, Instagram on Tuesday became the latest platform to pull its app from the WatchOS.
FE Online | April 3, 2018 2:35 PM
The new 8th Gen Intel Core i9, i7 and i5 processors for laptops are based on the Coffee Lake platform, Intel said in a statement.
FE Online | April 3, 2018 2:12 PM
Meanwhile, Google is set to launch its new hardware in India. The Google Home and Home Mini smart speakers are expected to launch in India next week on April 10.
FE Online | April 3, 2018 12:23 PM
Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge+ users are advised to switch to some other devices as the company has officially ended the support on both the devices.
Shubham Verma | April 3, 2018 12:40 PM
Google Home speakers were launched last year at the Pixel 2 launch event. The speakers are powered by Google Assistant and interestingly, it received Hindi voice command support in India.
Shubham Verma | April 3, 2018 12:12 PM
OnePlus 6 will come with a 6.2-inch full-HD+ display with 19:9 aspect ratio. A 20-megapixel front camera is expected on the front, while there will be a dual camera setup on the rear, comprising of a 16-megapixel and a 20-megapixel sensor.
Bloomberg | April 3, 2018 11:10 AM
Alphabet Inc. is changing a closely watched measure of Google’s digital advertising business and adjusting how it accounts for some private stock holdings, a move that will make reported income more volatile.
Bloomberg | April 3, 2018 11:07 AM
Apple’s custom processors have been recently manufactured principally by Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Ltd. Its decision may signal confidence that TSMC and other suppliers such as Samsung Electronics Co. have closed the gap on Intel’s manufacturing lead and can produce processors that are just as powerful.
Bloomberg | April 3, 2018 11:02 AM
Facebook has sought to repair its public image and trust with more than 2 billion users after reports surfaced that Cambridge Analytica obtained data on as many 50 million of those U.S. accounts.
IANS | April 3, 2018 10:55 AM
After Facebook and Twitter, Google has cracked down on malicious cryptocurrency mining extensions on its Chrome platform.
Who was Kamaladevi Chattopadhyay? Google Doodle honours the theatre personality on her 115th birth anniversaryFE Online | April 3, 2018 12:44 AM
Search engine giant Google today honoured the noted theatre artist Kamaladevi Chattopadhyay with a doodle on her 115th birth anniversary.
Xiaomi Mi Fan Fest Sale: Deals on Redmi Note 5 Pro and chance to win Mi Max 2S – What gadget lovers must knowFE Online | April 2, 2018 11:14 PM
Xiaomi with the Mi Fan Fest has started a new system. The company has not disclosed what kind of discounts it will put on offer but the user can like the products and the system will unlock the discount offer on that product.
FE Online | April 2, 2018 9:24 PM
Google recently launched a preview of the next Android version. The new Android version has been dubbed as ‘Android P’ and has been released in the form of Developer Preview 1.
Mark Zuckerberg has been ‘apologising’ for over decade: Here’s Facebook’s history on privacy promisesAssociated Press | April 2, 2018 6:53 PM
Lawmakers in many countries may be focused on Cambridge Analytica’s alleged improper use of Facebook data, but the social network’s privacy problems back more than a decade.
Government levies 10 per cent import duty on key smartphone components; will it impact smartphone costs?PTI | April 2, 2018 6:38 PM
According to data shared by the ICA, India accounted for 11 per cent of global mobile production in 2017 compared to 3 per cent in 2014. India replaced Vietnam to become the second largest producer of mobile phones in 2017.
FE Online | April 2, 2018 6:26 PM
The sixth edition of Mi Fan Festival in India giving fans a unique opportunity to grab some amazing offers, deals, coupons, discounts, bundle offers and much more.
IANS | April 2, 2018 4:38 PM
Tech honchos in Silicon Valley are deeply worried at China’s rapid progress in harnessing Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology that has shown encouraging results in changing the way we work and live.
Apple sells a product booklet so expensive you can buy iPhone SE, two Redmi Note 5, and an air-conditioner in IndiaFE Online | April 2, 2018 4:28 PM
Apple says that the products in this book “are the result of a profoundly close collaboration between many different groups.”
FE Online | April 2, 2018 4:18 PM
Thanks to company’s latest announcement of extending its Airtel Big Byte offer! The free data will be available to the customers till October 2018.
Bloomberg | April 2, 2018 3:48 PM
India’s Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology has mooted a proposal to impose a 10 percent duty on imports of populated printed circuit boards.
Shubham Verma | April 2, 2018 2:30 PM
Google Home and Home Mini speakers are powered by Google Assistant that recently was updated to support Hindi voice commands. Both the speakers are said to arrive in India this month.
Shubham Verma | April 2, 2018 1:32 PM
Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ come with 5.8-inch and 6.2-inch QHD+ Super-AMOLED curved display having an 18.5:9 aspect ratio. Both the models are powered by Exynos 8895 processor for the markets outside the US and China.
IANS | April 2, 2018 1:20 PM
In a bid to prepare an industry-ready workforce for the Indian smartphone industry, 19 key component makers have trained a batch of 91 candidates from India and Taiwan during the smartphone design training programme organised by fabless semiconductor company MediaTek.
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