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Airtel deploys India’s first 5G capable technology, will also help 4G users

Bharti Airtel announced the deployment of India’s first state-of-the-art Massive Multiple-Input Multiple-Output (MIMO) technology which is a key enabler for 5G networks. Airtel is starting with the first round of deployment in Bangalore & Kolkata and will expand to other ...

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Moto X4 India Launch Now Set for November 13

Moto X4, the latest X-Series smartphone from Lenovo brand Moto, was originally set to launch in India on October 3, following its global unveiling at IFA 2017. However, the company then announced a postponement to the launch, without confirming a ...

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WhatsApp Beta for Android is now lighter, and notifies contacts of a change in the number of the user

The newest Beta version of WhatsApp for Android has several updates, including a smaller app size and a feature that would notify the contacts when you change your number, a media report said. According to technology website Teknepolis, the latest ...

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WhatsApp flaw lets hackers know when you fall asleep

Your Whatsapp online status can help hackers figure out who you are talking to and when you go to sleep owing to a flaw in the micro-blogging platform, a software engineer has claimed. After discovering the flaw in WhatsApp, Rob ...

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Qualcomm asks China to ban production, sales of iPhone

In what could be the latest strike in the legal war between the two companies, Qualcomm has launched a new lawsuit against Apple in China. Although the lawsuit, which was filed on September 29, was revealed only today, the Chinese ...

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Vodafone offers 90GB data, unlimited calls at Rs 399 for 6 months, counters Jio, Airtel

The festive season is round the corner, and to commemorate that, telecom giants are introducing several ‘value for money’ offers and tariff plans for its customers. In line with the same, Vodafone India has now come up with a new ...

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Samsung Electronics CEO Kwon Oh-Hyun announces retirement

Samsung Electronics said Friday that its vice chairman and chief executive officer, Oh-Hyun Kwon, has decided to step down from management. That followed an early morning guidance from the South Korean tech giant that it was expecting record operating profits of about 14.5 trillion ...

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OnePlus devices sending sensitive personal data to its server

OnePlus devices are reportedly sending sensitive personal data to its servers. The company’s OxygenOS is under the scanner for tracking personally identifiable information like IMEI number,MAC addresses, mobile network names, Wi-Fi SSIDs, and the phone’s serial number. A OnePlus 2 ...

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Small asteroid set to safely pass by Earth on Thursday

WASHINGTON: A small asteroid is scheduled to safely pass by Earth on Thursday at a distance of about 42,000 kilometres, allowing trackers around the world to test their ability to operate as an international asteroid warning network. The asteroid designated ...

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Chinese smartphone addict goes blind after 24-hr gaming binge

A 21-year-old Chinese woman has been rendered partially blind after playing video game on her smartphone for 24 hours, the media reported. The unnamed gaming addict was reportedly playing the multi-player online game “Honour of Kings” when she suddenly lost ...

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Dubai Airport is going to use face-scanning virtual aquariums as security checkpoints

Dubai International Airport has come up with a novel way for departing travelers to clear security: by walking through a virtual aquarium lined with facial recognition cameras. According to a report from The National, the virtual aquarium is shaped like ...

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Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 India Launch on Tuesday, Will Be Flipkart Exclusive

Xiaomi is all set to launch the Mi MIX 2 bezel-less display smartphone in India on Tuesday, October 10. Just ahead of the New Delhi launch event, which kicks off at 11:30am IST, Flipkart has revealed that the Xiaomi Mi ...

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Google doodle marks 103rd birth anniversary of Ghazal Queen Begum Akhtar

Hyderabad: Today is the 103rd birth anniversary of Ghazal Queen Begum Akhtar. Akhtari Bai Faizabadi, also known as Begum Akhtar was born on 7 October 1914, in Faizabad. She was a well-known Indian singer of Ghazal, Dadra, and Thumri genres ...

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Playing video games may help quickly analyse situations

London: Tired of watching your child play video games? Instead, join them, as researchers have found that playing video games can help boost memory in the young as well as in the elderly. “Our study shows that gamers are better ...

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