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Oppo Realme 1 to go on sale today at 12pm via Amazon, price starts at Rs 8,990

Oppo Realme 1 to go on sale today at 12pm via Amazon, price starts at Rs 8,990

Oppo Realme 1, the new smartphone from Oppo's new sub-brand will go on sale in India today on Amazon at 12pm. Coming as a challenger to the Xiaomi Redmi Note....

Government to hire social media experts to monitor local news for 716 districts

Government to hire social media experts to monitor local news for 716 districts

In a bid to deliver the government's message to the voters faster and monitor the content that goes online, the I&B ministry had decided to deploy a team of a....

Facebook may launch its own cryptocurrency, say reports

Facebook plans to launch its own cryptocurrency, say reports

The social media giant Facebook is exploring the idea to launch its own cryptocurrency, a report said. The development comes days after reports surfaced online said that Facebook is setting....

Twitter discovers bug, asks all users to change their passwords

Twitter discovers bug, asks all users to change their passwords

The Twitter Inc on Thursday urged its all 336 million users to change their account passwords. The social media giant recently drew criticism after a report published in The Telegraph....

Facebook-Cambridge Analytica data scandal: Firm announces closer in UK, US

Facebook-Cambridge Analytica data scandal: Firm announces closer in UK, US

Cambridge Analytica, political consultancy firm which worked for the Trump campaign, on Wednesday announced to shut and cease its operations in the United Kingdom and United states.  The company has....

Report claims Twitter too sold user data to Cambridge Analytica-linked researcher

Report claims Twitter too sold user data to Cambridge Analytica-linked researcher

After Facebook, which drew criticism for mishandling data of 87 million users to a British political consulting firm Cambridge Analytica without their consent, another social media website Twitter has now....

Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 launched: Price starts from Rs 10,999

Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 launched: Price starts from Rs 10,999

Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 comes with a 5.99-inch screen, Snapdragon 636 and Stock Android. Priced at Rs.10,999 it beats the Xiaomi Note 5 on specs and price. The Asus....

Yes, Internet existed during Mahabharata! 7 hilarious pictures on social media ‘prove’ it did

Yes, Internet existed during Mahabharata! 7 hilarious pictures on social media ‘prove’ it did

Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Deb exposed that Internet was invented by India years ago and was used during Mahabharata. Tripura CM convincingly said, “How could Sanjaya (the charioteer of King....

Twitterati go into a frenzy after Twitter goes down for 10 minutes

Twitterati go into a frenzy after Twitter goes down for 10 minutes

It was a major setback for the Twitter users across the world on Tuesday evening as the micro-blogging site went down. There was much distress among the Twitterati who waited....

Vivo V9 Review: A notch above, selfie is nice

Vivo V9 Review: A notch above but it's still looks and selfies

Vivo smartphones have always been about looks and selfies and that is still the case. The new addition in the Vivo smartphone line-up is the V9 which is priced at....

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says his personal data was breached by Cambridge Analytica

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says his personal data was breached by Cambridge Analytica

Present at the US Senate's Commerce and Judiciary committee today, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg in his testimony admitted that his personal information was also breached by Cambridge Analytica. Zuckerberg, who....

Facebook systems have no access to WhatsApp messages and pictures, claims under-fire Mark Zuckerberg

"Facebook systems do not see the content of messages being transmitted over WhatsApp," Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg told the Congress on Tuesday, during his five-hour-long testimony in connection with Facebook's....

Google Home, Home Mini smart speakers launched in India

Google Home, Home Mini smart speakers launched in India

In this age of technology where we are introduced to a new gadget almost every day, after several series of leaks and rumours, Google on Tuesday has launched Google Home....

Mark Zuckerberg to US Congress: I'm responsible for what happened, I am sorry

Mark Zuckerberg to US Congress: I'm responsible for what happened, I am sorry

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has finally testified before the Congress today over the data breach by Cambridge Analytica through his platform. According to reports, Zuckerberg expressed he regrets allowing third-party....

Apple iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus now in RED special edition

Apple iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus now in RED special edition

Apple just like last year have introduced iPhone 8 and iPhone8 Plus RED Special Edition. Apple puts a portion of all the purchases directly to Global Fund HIV/AIDS grants that....

Xiaomi announces it's first PCB Assembly and 3 new smartphone plants in India

Xiaomi announces its first PCB Assembly and 3 new smartphone plants in India

Xiaomi, the Chinese smartphone brand which has been reporting great year-on-year growth in India, has announced its first Printed Circuit Board Assembly unit along with three new smartphone plants to....

Facebook to examine political ads ahead of 2019 general elections in India

Facebook to examine political ads ahead of 2019 general elections in India

After the Cambridge Analytica row, the social media giant, Facebook announced on Saturday, April 7, that it will not allow political ads on its platform until the advertiser's identity is....

After reversal of fake news directive, MIB sets up committee to regulate online content

After reversal of fake news directive, I&B sets up committee to regulate online content

A few days after a directive on 'fake news' issued by the Information and Broadcasting Ministry (I&B) was withdrawn following Prime Minister Narendra Modi's order, the I&B Ministry-led by Smriti....

Facebook develops AI tools to protect upcoming polls in many countries, including India

Facebook develops AI tools to protect upcoming polls in many countries, including India

After the Facebook data leak controversy hogged headlines, Facebook claimed on Thursday, April 5, that it has deployed technology tools like artificial intelligence and thousands of people will work on....

Cambridge Analytica scandal: Mark Zuckerberg apologies, says no one else to be blamed for his mistake

Cambridge Analytica scandal: Mark Zuckerberg apologies, says no one else to be blamed for his mistake

After facing backlashes in a massive data breach following Cambridge Analytica scandal, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Thursday apologised for the mistakes committed by his company, which shared information of....

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Nokia 6, Nokia 7 Plus, Nokia 8 Sirocco launched in India: Here's everything you should know

Eager to make a comeback in the world of smartphones, HMD Global has launched the much awaited Nokia 6, Nokia 7 and Nokia 8 Siroco on Tuesday at an exclusive....

Nokia 9 with 3-camera setup leaks ahead of Nokia 8 Sirocco, Nokia 6 (2018), and Nokia 7 Plus India launch

Nokia 9 with 3-camera setup leaks ahead of Nokia 8 Sirocco, Nokia 6 (2018), and Nokia 7 Plus India launch

Nokia, which has been on an aggressive mode ever since it returned to Smartphone market, according to leaks is working on its new flagship which might come up with 3....

Censorship fears: PMO asks I&B to withdraw memo on fake news after widespread criticism

Censorship fears: PMO asks I&B Ministry to withdraw memo on fake news after widespread criticism

Coming out as a recent development in the 'fake news' case where the Information and Broadcasting Ministry (I&B) had issued a press release stating that a journalist's accreditation be suspended....

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg hits back at Apple CEO Tim Cook over business model remark

Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg pokes Apple's Tim Cook at business model jibe

A few days after social media giant Facebook's CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, came out in open and accepted the mistakes, it has been found that Facebook will be needing 'a few....

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Google Doodle pays tribute to social reformer Kamaladevi Chattopadhyay

Google doodle celebrates the 115th birth anniversary of the noted social reformer and the first Indian woman to get arrested Kamaladevi Chattopadhyay. Born on April 3, 1903 in Mangalore, Karnataka,....

Facebook needs a few years to fix problems concerning private user data: Mark Zuckerberg

Facebook needs a few years to fix problems concerning private user data: Mark Zuckerberg

CEO Mark Zuckerberg while speaking on data protection and privacy issues on Monday said that the social networking website is likely going to require 'a few years' to fix the....

Bharti Airtel offer: Avail free 1000 GB high-speed data till October 31, log on to airtel.in for details

Bharti Airtel offer: Avail free 1000 GB high-speed data till October 31, log on to airtel.in for details

Good news for those who are a Bharti Airtel broadband user, the Airtel offer for broadband data, which was valid until March this year, has been extended until October 31,....

Privacy at risk! New app allows Android users to track WhatsApp activities of their contacts

Privacy at risk! New app allows Android users to track WhatsApp activities of their contacts

The tech market is busy gossiping about this new bizarre app that will help you to keep a check on your or a friend's WhatsApp activity. An app named 'ChatWch'....

Chinese space lab re-enters atmosphere above South Pacific, 'mostly' destroyed: China

Chinese space lab re-enters atmosphere above South Pacific, 'mostly' destroyed: China

The Chinese Space Laboratory that has been making headlines for quite some time over the reports of it re-entering the earth surface will not be hitting India, according to scientists....

Communication satellite GSAT 6A by ISRO faces major setback in space: Reports

Communication satellite GSAT 6A worth Rs 270 crore by ISRO faces major setback in space: Reports

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) that usually shares the information over the current position of a satellite has kept mum about the GSAT 6A satellite which was launched into....