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Apple increases cellular download limit for iPhone users

California: For iPhone users, downloading thick apps is possible only over Wi-Fi. Now, Apple has decided to change that. 9to5…

Microsoft warns of new WannaCry-like ‘wormable’ vulnerability

California: Microsoft has asked users to update their systems to prevent a vulnerability that is similar to the deadly WannaCry…

MacBook Pro explodes, bursts into flames during normal use, claims musician

California: A musician, who goes by the name White Panda Music on Reddit has claimed that his Apple MacBook Pro…

Violent video games like Minecraft dangerous for children: Study

New York: Kids exposed to violent video games are more likely to pull the trigger in real-life situations, as compared…

Xiaomi Mi Band 4 images leaked online

New Delhi: Real life images of Xiaomi Mi Band 4 has been spotted on Weibo, China's Twitter. The images confirm…

Spotify could let multiple users create playlists

San Francisco: Swedish music streaming giant Spotify is testing a new feature called "Social Listening" that would let multiple users…

Instagram quietly rolls out new Stories design in India

New Delhi: Facebook-owned photo-messaging app Instagram has quietly rolled out a new design on its Stories option in India. The…

Google faces anti-trust probe by US Justice Department

San Francisco: The US Department of Justice is preparing to open a case against Google for potential anti-trust violations, thus,…

Teen makes own DIY AirPods for just $4

San Francisco: Buying a pair of new AirPods might sound scary as one needs to splurge nearly $160. However, a…

Apple raises iOS cellular download limit to 200MB

San Francisco: From 150MB per app, Apple has finally increased iOS' cellular download limit to 200MB to help users download…

1mn computers still vulnerable to Microsoft bug

San Francisco: Microsoft has warned that nearly one million computers globally are still at risk of malware attack similar to…

Hand over data privacy records: US judge tells Facebook

San Francisco: A US judge has asked Facebook to hand over data privacy records related to the massive Cambridge Analytica…

After Huawei ban, China threatens to kick out ‘unreliable foreign companies’

Shenzhen: In response to the US' tough stance against Huawei, the tech giant's home country is reportedly looking at retaliating…

Nintendo’s Super Smash Bros. Ultimate gets VR support

Kyoto Prefecture: Nintendo has extended virtual reality (VR) support to its Super Smash Bros. Ultimate game on Switch consoles. As…

Uber records USD 3.1 billion revenue in Q1 2019

San Francisco: After going public earlier this month, Uber has announced its financial results for Q1, 2019, recording higher revenue.…

Alibaba Cloud, WeWork join hands for expansion in China

Singapore: Data intelligence major Alibaba Cloud on Thursday teamed up with WeWork, a US firm that provides shared workspaces for…

Dating app use linked to unhealthy weight control ways

New York: Researchers have found that using a dating app may be linked to an increased risk of unhealthy weight…

Facebook files patent for unusual kite-powered drone

San Francisco: Social networking giant Facebook has filed a patent for an unusual drone called "dual-kite aerial vehicle" that would…

MediaTek announces world’s first 5G integrated mobile chipset

Taipei: At the Computex 2019, MediaTek announced the first-ever mobile chipset that comes with built-in 5G. The integrated 5G chipset…

US schools to start using facial recognition

New York: Facial recognition technology is going to help schools in the US to identify sex offenders. According to BuzzFeed…

Google to allow enterprise users to skip Chrome’s ad-blocking

California: Google Chrome enterprise users will be unaffected by the company's proposed Manifest V3 for the browser extensions that would…

Microsoft brings ‘Game Pass’ service to Windows 10

San Francisco: Software giant Microsoft is bringing its traditionally console-centric subscription service Xbox Game Pass to Windows 10. The company…

Huawei reinstated in SD Association: Report

Beijing: Chinese tech giant Huawei has been reinstated in the SD Association's website, days after its name got removed from…

Google Map gets speed limits, radar locations

San Francisco: After running tests in the US and elsewhere, Google is rolling out speed limits and mobile radar locations…

Amazon Alexa to delete voice recordings on command

San Francisco: Fighting privacy concerns and data collection suspicions, Amazon has added support for new voice commands to let users…

Twitter may ban white supremacists from platform

San Francisco: Micro-blogging site Twitter is conducting an in-house research to decide whether racism-promoting white supremacists should stay on its…

Twitter now lets up to 3 users join live streams

San Francisco: After Instagram, now micro-blogging site Twitter has decided to allow broadcasters on its app open up their live…

Microsoft hints at new OS in making

San Francisco: Tech giant Microsoft has teased the attendees of the ongoing Computex event in Taipei with hints of a…

Apple’s new website to tell people how App Store works

San Francisco: In order to execute better defence against recent anti-trust and anti-competitive allegations, Apple has launched a new website…

Tech Mahindra, Strands in pact for banking solutions

New Delhi: Sofware major Tech Mahindra Ltd on Wednesday entered into a partnership with Strands, a Barcelona-headquartered Fintech company, that…