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Want good grades? Quit Facebook now: Study

More than 500 students enrolled in the first year subject 'Introductory Accounting' at an Australian university took part in the study, with an average age of 19.

published : 12 Nov 2019

Hyderabad's innovators have compelling ideas that can change your life

At an event organised by The Good Talk Factory and the Telangana State Innovation Cell, four innovators from different walks of life shared their compelling stories.

published : 12 Nov 2019

OnePlus phone batteries being depleted by WhatsApp: Report

The battery depletion appears to be caused by the messaging app's version 2.19.308 and has been affected users even with limited usage of WhatsApp.

published : 11 Nov 2019

Telegram, Signal won't shield your chats from hackers

Unlike WhatsApp and Apple iMessage, Telegram conversations aren't encrypted end-to-end by default.

published : 10 Nov 2019

On Thursday, America woke up to weird texts, and no one can still say why

Stephanie Bovee, a 28-year-old from Portland, woke up at 5 a.m. to a text from her sister that said just "omg." She immediately thought something had happened to her newborn nephew at the hospital.

published : 08 Nov 2019

Documents show Facebook controlling competitors with user data: report

Some 7,000 pages of documents reveal how Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg and his team harnessed users' personal information to reward partners.

published : 07 Nov 2019

Is India ready to say ‘ai’?

Artificial Intelligence and robotics are fast transforming healthcare and caregiving in the West, but 
experts & patients say Indians prefer the human touch over robotic intervention

published : 06 Nov 2019

Incognito mode for Google Maps arrives on Android

In this mode, users navigation history or searches will not be saved to the account and history will not reflect in the recommendations sections.

published : 01 Nov 2019

Is your WhatsApp safe from 'Pegasus' spyware? Here's all you need to know

Without disclosing the names of the compromised accounts, the Facebook-owned platform said around 1,400 users across four continents were hit, including Indian journalists and human right activists.

published : 01 Nov 2019

WhatsApp introduces fingerprint lock for Android phones

Users who install the new version of WhatsApp will have to scan a fingerprint to open up the Facebook-owned platform.

published : 31 Oct 2019

WhatsApp may work on multiple devices at same time soon

Currently, WhatsApp users can only have one account on the registered device and if anyone tries to log in to another device, the account on the previous device will be logged out.

published : 30 Oct 2019

Google's striking Quantum Computer feat; is the world ready for what comes next?

A rudimentary quantum machine has improved on the fastest supercomputer ever built by a factor of 1080 - an immense achievement by any measure... 

published : 29 Oct 2019

'Really the air they breathe': Number of US kids watching online videos soars

The average tween, ages 8 to 12 for the purposes of this survey, spent four hours and 44 minutes with entertainment media on digital devices each day, a survey found.

published : 29 Oct 2019

Redmi Note 8 phone review: Great budget buy with excellent camera priced at 10K and 13 K

If you love taking photos and you don't have a big budget this phone will meet your requirements.

published : 29 Oct 2019

Facebook launches 'Preventive Health' tool for affordable healthcare, checkup reminders

Facebook earlier launched a feature in India that makes it easy to sign up as a blood donor on Facebook and get notified when nearby blood banks are in need.

published : 29 Oct 2019