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'Won't allow govt to impact anyone outside China': Zoom caught in censorship crossfire as meetings foiled

Zoom said the government told it such activities were illegal and demanded that the company terminate the meetings and the host accounts of the organisers, even though they did not live in China.

published : 12 Jun 2020

George Floyd murder: Apple CEO Tim Cook commits USD 100 million to promote racial equality

Apple CEO Tim Cook earlier stressed that right now, there is a pain deeply etched in the soul of the nation and in the hearts of millions.

published : 12 Jun 2020

Twitter shuts down 1.7 lakh accounts for spreading 'favourable' Chinese government narratives

Twitter is officially blocked in China, though many people in the country are able to access it using a VPN.

published : 12 Jun 2020

Lenovo unveils new IdeaPad Slim 3 laptop in India

The device is available on Amazon.in, Lenovo.com, and all Lenovo exclusive stores in platinum grey and abyss blue colour options, the company said in a statement.

published : 10 Jun 2020

OPPO A52 with punch-hole camera for under Rs 20,000 this week

Earlier this year, OPPO launched A31 for Rs 11,490 for the 4GB+64GB variant and Rs 13,990 for the 6GB+128GB variant.

published : 10 Jun 2020

How likely are you to catch COVID-19? App calculating risk to be launched in India soon

Developed with the efforts of 150 behavioural scientists from 35 countries, the app will be available in India in Hindi, Gujarati and English

published : 08 Jun 2020

From 'Gaana' to 'Spotify': With global online music streaming at its peak, have your pick from these apps

If you had to zero in on one competitive advantage that’s made millions flock towards the lure of music streaming apps, it would be personalisation.

published : 07 Jun 2020

Mitron will be back on playstore soon, Remove China Apps won't be allowed: Google

The buzz around Mitron and Remove China Apps gained momentum over the past few weeks amid heightened border tensions between India and China.

published : 04 Jun 2020

After Mitron, Google Play Store takes down 'Remove China Apps'

Offered by Jaipur-based OneTouch AppLabs, the 'Remove China Apps' was released on Google Play Store on May 17.

published : 03 Jun 2020

Google's 'Incognito Mode' not secure? Company faces USD 5 billion lawsuit over tracking users 

Google also violated a California law that requires consent of all parties to read or learn the contents of private communication, alleged the lawsuit.

published : 03 Jun 2020

'Remove China Apps' crosses 50 lakh downloads amid anti-China sentiments

The 'Remove China Apps', which was released on May 17, deletes apps like TikTok, UC Browser and other apps that are purportedly Chinese in origin.

published : 02 Jun 2020

The Show Must Be Paused: Here's why Amazon, YouTube Music are pledging support to black community

Protests erupted in Minneapolis and other US cities on Tuesday after Floyd, an African-American man, died following his arrest by four officers.

published : 02 Jun 2020

Google supports racial equality: CEO Sundar Pichai on recent US protests over George Floyd's death

Protests erupted in Minneapolis and other US cities on Tuesday after George Floyd, an African-American man, died following his arrest by four officers.

published : 01 Jun 2020

People who compare themselves with others hooked to our platform: Facebook

The research found no evidence that social comparison happened more with acquaintances than close friends.

published : 31 May 2020

Google issued 1,755 warnings to users globally on government-backed attackers in April 2020

Google shared recent findings on government-backed phishing, threats and disinformation, as well as a new bulletin to share information about actions it has taken.

published : 29 May 2020