Tech News

Should you buy the new phone or take that vacay?

Sachin, an alumnus of IIIT-Hyderabad, says that the app brings all the users’ data to one place automatically and helps them understand the impact of their decisions.

published : 20 Oct 2020

Ireland agency probes Instagram over handling of children's personal data: Reports

Data scientist David Stier found that when Instagram accounts switched from a personal to a business setting users' email ID, phone numbers became public.

published : 19 Oct 2020

Get the gram game on: Senior citizens get going in social media

Apart from offering a virtual escape, Instagram has become not just a source of entertainment but also well-being.

published : 18 Oct 2020

No evidence of security breach or hack, says Twitter after massive outage

Twitter earlier was experiencing a massive outrage as "tens and thousands of users" complained of being unable to use the platform.

published : 16 Oct 2020

To code or to not code?

The debate on whether six-year-old children should learn coding has drawn sharp reactions from parents and educators.

published : 15 Oct 2020

With Dasara and Diwali round the corner, people are sending gift cards via Whatsapp

The festivals of Dasara and Diwali are round the corner, and smart people are avoiding social gatherings due to Covid-19.

published : 15 Oct 2020

How technology has helped smaller ed-preneurs

While no sector has emerged unscathed, it’s become clear that the businesses best equipped to handle the situation were the ones that had embraced digitisation.

published : 15 Oct 2020

Tesla working on India entry, process to commence in January 2021: Elon Musk 

Earlier, Musk revealed his plans to bring Tesla cars to India in his response to a Twitter post that asked about the progress on Tesla's planned entry into India.

published : 12 Oct 2020

One-stop app for a healthy mind

 Last year, on World Mental Health Day, founders of ‘Humans of Kerala’ set up ‘The Yellow Club’ to normalise conversations surrounding mental health.

published : 10 Oct 2020

Google Pixel 4a, Nest Audio to be launched on October 16

Pixel will be available at a special launch price of Rs 29,999 (MRP INR 31,999), and the Nest audio speaker is priced at Rs 6,999 (MRP INR Rs 7,999).

published : 10 Oct 2020

Apple sets unveil date of October 13 for 5G iPhone 12 amid speculation

Apple, which has habitually unveiled new iPhones ahead of the holiday season, has said supply chain disruptions due to the pandemic have delayed its plans for product launches by several weeks.

published : 06 Oct 2020

Two professional photographers give five pointers to keep in mind to get best out of an iPhone camera

Smartphones are fast becoming the preferred equipment of choice for photography.

published : 04 Oct 2020

Masterclass in focus: Here are some of the best online photography courses out there

From composition and camera settings, to lighting and photo editing, learn from the best

published : 04 Oct 2020

Newness in crowded segment: Kia Motors India’s first compact SUV 'Sonet'

The latest launch from Kia Motors India is the company’s first compact SUV, Sonet.

published : 04 Oct 2020

'I selfie, therefore I am': Instagram 10 years on

Exhibitions, dinners, people on public transport or on vacation, every corner had become a backdrop for capturing a self portrait for public consumption.

published : 02 Oct 2020