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Redmi Note 5, Note 5 Pro to be 100 per cent manufactured in India: Xiaomi

Redmi Note 5 Pro will cost Rs 13,999 for the 4GB RAM and 64GB variant and Rs 16,999 for the 6GB RAM and 64GB ROM option.

14 Feb 2018

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Microsoft partners Chalkup to improve classroom education

As part of the collaboration, Microsoft will bring the best of the Chalkup features, like it's original rubrics system, to make it easier to assess and grade student assignments into "Microsoft Teams"

14 Feb 2018

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LinkedIn launches 'Scheduler' to ease hiring process

LinkedIn Scheduler automates initial interview scheduling for recruiters and candidates, directly via InMail. 

14 Feb 2018

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Not our job to recruit journalists for content: Facebook

Facebook's Head of News Partnerships Campbell Brown said her job is make sure there is quality news and not recruit people from news organisations to put their stuff on the social media platform.

14 Feb 2018

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Celebrate Valentine's Day with Facebook messenger

Messenger would also invite the couple to customise their text colour, emoji, as well as the nickname. 
 

13 Feb 2018

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Google takes on Snapchat with its own 'Stories' format

Google launched its own "stories" format Tuesday to compete with Snapchat and Instagram with image-driven news articles aimed at mobile phone and tablet users.

13 Feb 2018

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Here's how Indian youth prefer dating apps over matrimonial sites

Dating apps are likely to gain much more popularity and following in the near future as they offer more choice and chances to meet people and connect with them online.

13 Feb 2018

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New Snapchat update draws ire of over 6 lakh users

Snapchat's latest redesign, which was released last week, has not gone down well with many users.

13 Feb 2018

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Facebook to test news paywalls on iOS

Facebook’s head of news partnerships Campbell Brown said that publishers wanted to give away five free articles, not ten.

13 Feb 2018

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This DNA test can screen your baby for 193 genetic diseases

This information can help pediatricians guide prescription choice to avoid adverse effects or incorrect doses of medications, including antibiotics, the statement said.
 

12 Feb 2018

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Intex launches affordable smartphone at Rs 4,449

The 1GB handset houses 1.3GHz, Quad-Core 64-bit MediaTek Chipset and an in-built 8GB ROM with an expandable memory of up to 64GB. 

12 Feb 2018

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You can't send money yet via WhatsApp in India

When launched, the new payments feature is set to give a tough competition to Paytm and other digital payment services like Google Tez.

12 Feb 2018

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Your body could soon power wearable devices

They envision the system serving as a power source for various wearable and self-powered electronic devices.

11 Feb 2018

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Ultrasound, blood test together may boost liver cancer detection

AFP is a plasma protein that is produced in abundance by the liver cells in the foetus. In adults, AFP levels are normally low, but liver cancer can cause AFP levels to rise.
 

11 Feb 2018

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Majority of 8-12-year-old kids prone to online threats

Majority of kids in the age bracket of 8-12 are subjected to online threats like cyberbullying and video game addiction, and the situation is "acute" in emerging economies, says a survey.

11 Feb 2018

far-UVC light successfully dealt with the H1N1 virus
This ultraviolet light safely kills airborne flu virus: Study

According to the researchers, the use of overhead "far-UVC" light in public spaces could provide a powerful check on seasonal influenza epidemics, as well as influenza pandemics.

10 Feb 2018

The Google Pixel 2 XL phone.
Celebrate love this Valentine's Day with Google Pixel 2

Be it a party venue, music, shopping, or food, the Google Assistant on Pixel has you covered.

10 Feb 2018

YouTube has long been known for its edgy videos filled with pranks and potentially offensive content, made in the name of comedy.
YouTube will downgrade discoverability of channels posting offensive content

The announcement comes right after the platform barred YouTube sensation Logan Paul from serving ads on his video channel.

10 Feb 2018

The feature, which will notify users whenever someone has screengrabbed their 'Stories', is yet to be enabled by Instagram and is still in development. (Photo | AP)
Instagram will soon tell who is stalking your Stories

Until now, users have been able to record or screenshot other people’s 'Stories' secretly on Instagram, without being detected.

10 Feb 2018

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Facebook pledges USD 10 million for community leaders

The tech giant unveiled its new initiative at a London summit of more than 300 community leaders from across Europe.

09 Feb 2018

Crossing online privacy border puts Valentine’s Day gestures in jeopardy: Kaspersky Lab survey

When relationships blossom, individual digital lives become blurred and online boundaries compromised, which can endanger our personal privacy. 

09 Feb 2018