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Xiaomi launches Redmi Note 12, Note 12 Pro, Note 12 Pro+ and Note 12 Explorer Edition

Chinese tech giant, Xiaomi, on Thursday unveiled three new smartphones, the Redmi Note 12, Redmi Note 12 Pro, Redmi Note 12 Pro+, and Redmi Note 12 Explorer edition in China. Redmi Note 12 Pro and Redmi Note 12 Pro+ specifications Both the Redmi Note...

27 Oct 2022

Facebook picks 15 Indian online communities for accelerator programme

New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS): Facebook on Thursday announced 15 participants from India for its Community Accelerator Programme that will help select community leaders with training, mentorship and funding for an initiative that extends their community&...

27 Oct 2022

Apple to finally embrace USB-C to comply with EU mandate

Apple has confirmed that it will be ditching the Lightning connector for USB-C across its whole lineup of devices. Greg Joswiak, the marketing director at Apple, stated in an interview with The Wall Street Journal that the Cupertino-based tech giant ...

26 Oct 2022

Apple likely to kill 6.1-inch base iPhone model from next year

San Francisco, Oct 25 (IANS): After discontinuing iPhone mini-series this year, Apple may also kill the 6.1-inch base iPhone model with the launch of next-generation iPhones in 2023. According to GizmoChina, the tech giant has been working on an iPh...

25 Oct 2022

Musk’s brain implant company Neuralink set to reveal more on Nov 30

New Delhi, Oct 24 (IANS): Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk on Monday said that he is set to reveal more on what his brain implant company Neuralink is doing on November 30. Musk, however, did not provide any additional details on what Neuralink is goi...

24 Oct 2022

Apple to display more ads on App Store starting next week

American tech giant Apple announced on Saturday that it will begin adding more app-related advertisements to the Apple App Store. According to an email obtained by MacRumors, Apple will start introducing two further ad types to the App Store starting...

23 Oct 2022

Jio expands 5G services to Chennai, Nathdwara in Rajasthan

Mumbai, Oct 22 (IANS): Reliance Jio on Saturday announced it is expanding the True 5G-powered Wi-Fi services to Chennai and the temple town of Nathdwara in Rajasthan. The company said it is introducing 5G in high footfall areas such as educational i...

22 Oct 2022

YouTube Premium gets price hike for family plans to $22.99 per month

San Francisco, Oct 21 (IANS): YouTube Premium has raised the price for its family plan to $22.99 per month The video-streaming platform informed users by sending an email that the service gets a priceAhike for those using the family plan that allows...

21 Oct 2022

Uber launches its advertising division, will show video ads during rides

San Francisco, Oct 20 (IANS): Ride-hailing platform Uber has launched its advertising division to engage consumers with brands, by showing video advertisements during the ride. The company introduced ‘Uber Journey Ads’, an entertaining m...

20 Oct 2022

Sasha Grey joins voice cast of Cyberpunk 2077 DLC Phantom Liberty

On Saturday, former adult film actress and Twitch streamer Sasha Grey announced that she will be the voice of Ash, a new character in the upcoming Cyberpunk 2077 DLC “Phantom Liberty.” Ash is the host of 89.7 Growl FM, the in-game radio s...

17 Oct 2022

Meta to shut ‘Instant Articles’ format on FB in early 2023

San Francisco, Oct 15 (IANS): Meta will end support for its ‘Instant Articles’ format on the Facebook platform next year, as the company moves away from its news-related products and focus on TikTok-like offerings. According to Axios, th...

15 Oct 2022

‘Spider-Man’ launches on November 18, check out PC requirements

Insomniac and Nixxes on Thursday announced the release of Spider-Man: Miles Morales on PC on November 18 through the Epic Games Store and Steam. Sony launched Marvel’s Spider-Man Remastered for PC in August, and the Uncharted Legacy of Thieves ...

14 Oct 2022

Elon Musk being probed by federal authorities over $44 bn. deal, claims Twitter

San Francisco, Oct 14 (IANS): Tesla CEO Elon Musk is being investigated by federal authorities over his $44 billion takeover deal of Twitter, the micro-blogging platform revealed in a court filing. The court filing, submitted at the Delaware Chancer...

14 Oct 2022

Konami announces plans to build NFT marketplace

Japanese video game publisher, Konami, is planning to enter the world of blockchain and web3 games with the launch of a new marketplace for the trading of in-game NFTs (Non-Fungible Tokens). The Metal Gear Solid publisher on Thursday stated in a pres...

13 Oct 2022

Netflix signs up with BARB to reveal streaming viewership numbers

New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS): Netflix has collaborated with the UK TV rating agency BARB to reveal how many people are watching its streaming shows and movies. From the second week of November, BARB will publicly report the monthly reach and share of vi...

13 Oct 2022

MrBeast and Corpse Husband launches new Feastables chocolate bar

Popular YouTube stars MrBeast and Corpse Husband have teamed up to launch a new limited edition chocolate bar under the Feastables brand, a snack company owned by MrBeast. MrBeast — whose real name is Jimmy Donaldson — took to Twitter to announce...

12 Oct 2022

Google introduces Google Play Points programme in India

Tech giant, Google, on Tuesday announced that Indian users will finally be able to access its worldwide rewards programme. The service, known as Google Play Points, would provide customers points for making in-app purchases through its Google Play St...

11 Oct 2022

Google asks developer to build more apps for Pixel Watch

San Francisco, Oct 11 (IANS): Like Apple, tech giant Google has now asked developers to build more apps for its newly-launched Pixel Watch based on Wear operating system (OS). In its Android Developers blog, the company highlighted apps for Pixel Wa...

11 Oct 2022

CSGO Rio Major 2022: All legends, challengers and contenders

Brazil is all set to host the biggest Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CSGO) tournament this year and the qualified teams for the Intel Extreme Masters (IEM) Rio Major 2022 have finally been decided. The IEM Rio Major will be the second Valve-sponso...

10 Oct 2022

South Koreans ditching Galaxy phones for iPhones: Report

Seoul, Oct 10 (IANS): South Koreans are ditching home-grown tech giant Samsung’s Galaxy phones for iPhones over the gaming controversy, says a new report.According to SamMobile, a video from South Korea shows that the entire GOS controversy th...

10 Oct 2022

Elon Musk teases plans for WeChat-like X super app

SpaceX CEO and billionaire Elon Musk on Wednesday announced his plans to create a mysterious app called “X,” just hours after taking a U-turn and agreeing to buy Twitter for its original price of US$44 billion. Despite hints abo...

09 Oct 2022

Zuckerberg sets for ‘Meta Connect’ amid quality issues with VR project

New Delhi, Oct 9 (IANS): Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg is set to announce the company’s progress towards building the $10 billion metaverse, as internal reports claim there are still several quality issues and those building the virtual reality (VR...

09 Oct 2022

Samsung launches 55-inch Odyssey Ark gaming display in India

New Delhi, Oct 8 (IANS): South Korean giant Samsung on Saturday launched the world’s first 55-inch 1000R curved gaming screen in the Indian market.The Odyssey Ark’ monitor comes in black colour and is available for sale at a starting pri...

08 Oct 2022

New space tech can charge electric cars in just five minutes — NASA

Washington, Oct. 7 (PTI): A new NASA-funded technology for future space missions may charge an electric car in just five minutes on Earth, paving the way for increased adoption of such vehicles, the US space agency said. Researchers at Purdue Univers...

07 Oct 2022

Twitter finally lets users post photo and video in the same tweet

Social media giant, Twitter, on Wednesday announced that it will now let its users share images, videos and GIFs in the same tweet. Prior to the new update, users were only permitted to include one type of media format in a post. Twitter is calling t...

06 Oct 2022