Users delete Amazon after Swara posts promotional tweet

Users are deleting Amazon and giving it a one-star rating after actress Swara Bhasker posted a tweet for the company in an apparent promotion. Calling Swara "anti-national",...

New Zealand PM is a ‘political prodigy’: Facebook COO

New Zealand’s PM Jacinda Ardern, who has featured on TIME magazine's annual list of 100 most influential people, has been described as "political prodigy" by Facebook’s COO...

Reddit hires former Time executive as its COO

Online discussions platform Reddit has hired Jen Wong, a former executive at Time as its Chief Operating Officer (COO). Wong has over 15 years of experience in...

FB row whistleblower in TIME’s 100 Most Influential People

Whistleblower Christopher Wylie, who exposed the Facebook data scandal, has been named in TIME magazine's 100 Most Influential People of 2018 list. Time's Executive Editor Matt Vella...

Qualcomm to lay off 1,500 employees in US to cut expenses

US-based chipmaker Qualcomm is set to lay off 1,500 employees in California, US, as a part of its plan to cut annual costs, filings have revealed. A...

Apple unveils robot that recycles iPhones

Apple has unveiled a new robot 'Daisy' which can disassemble iPhones to recover components that contain high-quality materials. Daisy has been made from Apple's Liam robot which...

OnePlus teams up with Marvel Studios for ‘Avengers: Infinity War’

OnePlus has announced a partnership with Marvel Studios to celebrate its 10th anniversary with the film "Avengers: Infinity War" which releases on April 27. Reports state that...
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Ex-Yahoo CEO sets up tech incubator at old Google office

Former Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer has set up a technology incubator called Lumi Labs at an old Google office. Ex-Yahoo CEO sets up tech incubator at old Google office The incubator, which is...
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OnePlus teams up with Marvel Studios for Avengers

OnePlus has announced a partnership with Marvel Studios to celebrate its 10th anniversary with the film "Avengers: Infinity War" which releases on April 27. OnePlus teams up with Marvel Studios for 'Avengers:...

World’s richest man Bezos earned ₹54 lakh as salary in 2017

World's richest person and Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos earned ₹54 lakh as salary from the e-commerce giant in 2017. The full compensation of the 54-year-old, whose current...

Google Maps testing local landmark-based directions: Reports

Technology giant Google is reportedly testing a feature in Maps that gives users directions based on local landmarks. For instance, the feature will guide users to "turn...

Facebook’s rating downgraded for 1st time since data scandal

Facebook's rating has been cut to mixed versus positive by research firm OTR Global amid concerns that year-over-year growth in advertisement spending moderated in 2018 first quarter....

Facebook building a team to make its own chips: Reports

Social media company Facebook is building a team to design its own semiconductors, according to reports. The company is looking to hire engineers to build an "end-to-end...

FB to ask all users to review privacy choices under new laws

Facebook has announced it'll ask all users to review information about how their data is used and make choices about their privacy. This is to comply with...

FB, Microsoft pledge to defend against misuse of their tech

Facebook, Microsoft and 32 other global technology and security companies have signed a Cybersecurity Tech Accord, pledging to defend customers from malicious attacks by cybercriminal enterprises and...

Microsoft launches its first product based on Linux

Microsoft is launching a product based on former rival technology Linux kernel for the first time, announcing a new operating system Azure Sphere. The product will help...

Facebook now lets Indian users recharge their phone numbers

Facebook has started rolling out a feature in India that allows Android users to recharge their prepaid mobile numbers. The users can access the feature by clicking...
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Facebook wearable lets users ‘feel’ incoming messages

Facebook has developed a wearable device that allows users to receive messages without looking at their smart devices, and feel them through their skin. The system transmits a vibration pattern representing...
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Apple patents AirPods case which acts as wireless speaker

Technology giant Apple has filed a patent to turn the AirPods case into a wireless speaker to enable users to listen to music while charging. The patent also details support for...

Snapchat to allow users to create their own face filters

Photo-sharing app Snapchat has announced a new feature on its Lens Studio platform that will allow users to create their own face filters. The company will also...

Russia blocks Google IP addresses in bid to ban Telegram

Russia has blocked IP addresses owned by Google and Amazon as they were being used by messaging service Telegram, Russia's state communications regulator said. Russia earlier banned...

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Microsoft & Facebook Made A 160 Tbps Internet Cable

Microsoft in collaboration with Facebook and Telxius has just announced the completion of the world’s highest capacity undersea internet cable. The company claimed that...

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