Online searches drop for Tik ToK, WeChat, ShareIT as India bans Chinese apps
  • Online searches drop for Tik ToK, WeChat, ShareIT as India bans Chinese apps(15:41)
    New Delhi, July 5 (IANSlife) The Indian government's decision to ban 59 Chinese owned apps has impacted online searches for those apps. A study found that on the June 29, the day the ban was imposed there was a 229 percent increase in the number of searches for Tik Tok and a 255 percent increase in the number of searches for WeChat. On the same day, the percentage increase in the number of times apps like Weibo, Shareit, and UC Browser were 57, 78, and 82 percent, respectively, reveals study by SEMrush.
IRW gears up for 2nd Instagram edition
  • IRW gears up for 2nd Instagram edition(15:20)
    By Puja Gupta
    New Delhi, July 5 (IANSlife) Indian Federation for Fashion Development's (IFFD) will be holding the second Instagram edition of the fashion event India Runway Week from September 17-20.
Apple purges over 4,500 games from China App Store
SonyWF-XB700: Value for money earbuds
  • SonyWF-XB700: Value for money earbuds(12:18)
    New Delhi, July 5 (IANS) Sony India recently introduced the latest addition to its truly wireless category, with the launch of WF-XB700 and WF-SP800N headphones.
CBSE, Facebook to train students and teachers on digital safety
Adopt Cloud fast to beat pandemic blues: Indian tech honchos
  • Adopt Cloud fast to beat pandemic blues: Indian tech honchos(11:20)
    By Nishant Arora
    New Delhi, July 5 (IANS) The Covid-19 lockdown forced enterprises in India to shift their operations overnight to immediately accommodate a remote workforce. During four months of working remotely, they faced unprecedented challenges in how to manage their business continuity in light of the burdens placed on capacity, productivity and security.
Musk refutes reports about his links with Epstein ex-girlfriend
Gmail users flooded with spam messages, company says issue fixed
US tech giants to face free speech Test in Hong Kong
Hacker targets 23,000 MongoDB databases to demand ransom
Let us code for an Aatmanirbhar Bharat: PM
  • Let us code for an Aatmanirbhar Bharat: PM(18:37)
    New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi, here on Saturday, launched the Digital India AatmaNirbhar Bharat Innovate Challenge to identify the best Indian apps, already being used by citizens and have the potential to scale up and become world class.
iOS 14 Beta spots LinkedIn reading Apple users' clipboards
Roblox accounts hacked to push pro-Trump messages on kids
BYJU'S in talks to buy WhiteHat Jr in $300mn deal: Report
Tesla to do cross-country drive with Cybertruck later this year: Musk
Instagram to launch a huge redesign for Stories
WhatsApp rolls out first-ever global brand campaign in India
'Threatened' Zoom says not worried about JioMeet competition
  • 'Threatened' Zoom says not worried about JioMeet competition(11:57)
    New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) With Reliance Jio launching a Make in India free video-conferencing application JioMeet that directly takes on Zoom, the US-based company said on Saturday they are not worried about the upcoming competition and know what it takes to become a successful unified communications platform.
Popular Galaxy 'M' series set to hit refresh: Samsung's Asim Warsi
  • Popular Galaxy 'M' series set to hit refresh: Samsung's Asim Warsi(11:21)
    By Nishant Arora
    New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) To compete with the growing share of Chinese players like Xiaomi and Vivo in the mid-budget segment, Samsung came up with a brand new, online-exclusive Galaxy M series for millennials as an online exclusive in January last year.
iPhone may soon replace your passport, driver's license
  • iPhone may soon replace your passport, driver's license(11:04)
    San Francisco, July 4 (IANS) After letting you open your car with a digital ley, Apple is planning to upgrade iPhones with technology that would replace physical documents such as library cards, driver's licenses, passports and other documents used for verification.
OnePlus 8: Perfect sibling to 8 Pro, saves you Rs 13K too
  • OnePlus 8: Perfect sibling to 8 Pro, saves you Rs 13K too(10:20)
    By Md Waquar Haider
    New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) Its been some time since OnePlus released its latest flagship smartphones OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro, and both devices have also received few software updates improving the experiences along with camera qualities.
PUBG Mobile's lifetime revenue hits $3bn, India tops download chart
  • PUBG Mobile's lifetime revenue hits $3bn, India tops download chart(10:04)
    New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) Battle Royale title game PUBG Mobile has seen a global revenue gain of $1.3 billion (roughly Rs 9,731 crore) in the first half of this year, bringing its lifetime collection to $3 billion (nearly Rs 22,457 crore) with the highest number of downloads in India which ranks at the top with 175 million installs.
EU regulators begin closer scrutiny of $2.1bn Google-Fitbit deal
  • EU regulators begin closer scrutiny of $2.1bn Google-Fitbit deal(09:49)
    London, July 4 (IANS) After issuing a warning in February about potential privacy risks of Google having access to Fitbits data, the European Union (EU) regulators have now sent detailed questionnaires to their rivals, asking them to assess how the acquisition can affect the digital healthcare space.
Apple survey prods iPhone users about power adapters' use
Uber shuts its Mumbai office, ride operations to continue