French hacker Robert Baptiste has claimed that the website of Chingari developer Globussoft is infected by malware.
Amazon Pantry has been expanded to over 300 cities across India. Amazon has also separately shut down the Prime Now app that was meant to offer two-hour deliveries in certain pin codes.
Microsoft on Tuesday launched an effort to teach 25 million people around the world digital-age work skills free of charge by the end of the year.
Dil Bechara, Ray Donovan season 7, Hamilton movie, Perry Mason, Muppets Now — the biggest movies and series coming to Disney+ Hotstar in July 2020.
The United States remains committed to global talks on the taxation of big digital companies despite its call for a pause, the head of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) said on Wednesday.
Internet users should exercise caution while installing Google Chrome extensions as the company has removed over 100 malicious links after they were found collecting "sensitive" user data, country's cyber-security agency said on Wednesday.
Spotify is expanding the availability of Spotify Premium Duo — a subscription built for two people, usually couples — to 55 new markets including India, it said Wednesday. Spotify Premium Duo will cost Rs. 149 per month in India, $13 in the US, and £13 in the UK.
DuckDuckGo, the privacy-oriented search engine appears to be blocked in India. The development was spotted after several users over the Internet pointed out that they were unable to access the on their PCs and smartphones via Airtel and Reliance Jio mobile network.
China over the past decade built an alternate online reality where Google and Facebook barely exist. Now its own tech corporations, from Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. to Tencent Holdings Ltd., are getting a taste of what a shutout feels like.
HiPi is debuting from the house of Zee5 as the latest entrant in the growing world of short-video platforms. The new announcement comes amid the ban on China’s TikTok.
Alongside TikTok, the Indian Government has also banned popular Chinese fashion retail apps like Shein, ROMWE, and Club Factory. For well-known fashion bloggers in India, these sites were a great source for fashion-haul videos. Shein and the other apps were favourites because they offered stylish clothing at affordable prices. Now that, these apps ...
Google has removed 25 apps from its Google Play store that were caught stealing Facebook credentials. According to the French cyber-security firm, Evina, these malicious apps collectively had over 25 lakh downloads.
TikTok CEO Kevin Mayer has shared a message for the company’s employees in India amidst the Chinese app ban that has caused TikTok to stop working.
Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald, Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper in A Star Is Born, Katherine Langford in Cursed, Gladiator (2000), Gotham season 5, The Umbrella Academy season 2, and Charlize Theron in The Old Guard — the biggest series and movies on Netflix India in July 2020.
Aarogya Setu, the COVID-19 tracing app provided by the Government, has resumed service after users reported login issues last night. Without clarifying what caused the technical snag, Aarogya Setu via its Twitter account announced, "Setu is back."
Breathe: Into the Shadows trailer is here. Amazon Prime Video has unveiled a three-minute trailer for the Abhishek Bachchan-starrer Breathe season 2. Nithya Menen, Amit Sadh, Saiyami Kher also part of Breathe: Into the Shadows cast.
The Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) has ordered Internet Service Providers (ISPs) and telecom operators in India to block access to 59 apps “under the emergency clause 69A of the IT Act 2000.”
The travel reservation company Booking.com, a unit of Booking Holdings, deserves to be able to trademark its name, the US Supreme Court decided on Tuesday, overruling a federal agency that found it too generic to merit protection.
China said on Tuesday that India's move to ban 59 Chinese-origin mobile apps could be a breach of World Trade Organisation (WTO) rules, and urged New Delhi to create an open and fair business environment.
iPhone maker Apple, the target of EU antitrust investigations into key segments of its business, on Tuesday rejected accusations of market dominance, saying it competes with Google, Samsung and other rivals.
California regulators sued Cisco Systems on Tuesday, accusing it of discriminating against an Indian-American employee and allowing him to be harassed by two managers because he was from a lower Indian caste than them.
After it’s giant fundraising round, Reliance Jio has entered a new business — teleconferencing. JioMeet supports calls with 100 participants, and can be used across all popular devices.
Shakuntala Devi release date is July 31 on Amazon Prime Video. Star Vidya Balan announced the release date late on Thursday. Anu Menon directs Shakuntala Devi, which also stars Jisshu Sengupta, Sanya Malhotra, and Amit Sadh.
Google has confirmed that it is indeed bringing a Nearby Share feature, which is said to be similar to Apple’s AirDrop.
Back in March as the coronavirus pandemic gathered steam in the US, Zoom, a largely unheralded video-conferencing service suddenly found itself in the spotlight.
Millions of Indians have joined homegrown social media platforms since New Delhi banned a slew of Chinese apps, including TikTok, amid growing tensions between the giant neighbours, industry officials said Thursday.
Netflix on Tuesday appointed Bozoma Saint John as the streaming giant's chief marketing officer, starting in August, adding a high-profile Black executive to senior management.
Apple Arcade is reportedly trying a new strategy in an attempt to retain subscribers’ interest. Apple has cancelled contracts for some games in development for Arcade while looking out for more captivating titles, a report claimed.
Never Have I Ever season 2 is a go. Netflix has renewed Mindy Kaling and Lang Fisher’s coming-of-age comedy series for a second season. Cast members made the announcement on a staged “Zoom call”.
Facebook has launched its Avatar functionality in India for the Facebook mobile app. Avatar lets you create a cartoon-like version of yourself for your social media profile.
TikTok rival Mitron app has raised Rs. 2 crore in a seed funding round from 3one4 Capital and a Letsventure syndicate led by startup investor Arun Tadanki.
59 Chinese apps that were banned by the Government earlier this week are now inaccessible via Google Play store in India. A Google spokesperson confirmed the development to Gadgets 360, saying that the apps have been "temporarily blocked" by the platform in line with the government’s order.
Google is working on bringing Smart Compose feature to Google Messages, WhatsApp, and Telegram through the Gboard keyboard, according to a new report. This feature was spotted in the beta version of Gboard, Google’s own keyboard native to Android, with version 126.96.36.1997844448.
Exasperated by its failure to loosen Google's market grip, despite more than $8 billion in fines, the European Union is lining up new rules to level the playing field for rivals.
British regulators want new rules to foster competition in digital advertising markets and rein in the industry's dominant players, Google and Facebook.
Moj, an app by Indian social media platform ShareChat, has been silently launched to fill in the void left by TikTok. Moj is available on the Google Play store for free and offers similar functionality to TikTok in terms of short videos, special effects, stickers, and emoticons.
Will Smith’s next movie — Emancipation — is headed to Apple TV+. Apple has reportedly committed over $120 million to pick up Emancipation, an American Civil War-era action thriller about a runaway slave. Antoine Fuqua will direct Emancipation.
Zoom Video Communications said on Wednesday it has added over 100 features to its video conferencing as part of its 90-day plan to address security and privacy concerns.
WhatsApp on Tuesday announced a number of new features that will be making their way to the Android, iPhone, KaiOS, and Web versions of the chat app.
PUBG Mobile’s upcoming Ancient Secret Event leak indicates new monsters, top tier loots, and flying buildings.
World Cricket Championship 3 (WCC 3) mobile game has been updated with a new career mode. The sequel to the popular World Cricket Championship 2 mobile game, the WCC3 comes with better visuals and commentary from renowned international players like Matthew Hayden and Aakash Chopra.
Morena Baccarin talks to Gadgets 360 about the future of her Deadpool character, her hopes after the coronavirus pandemic, her DC Comics character on Gotham, and her latest role in The Twilight Zone season 2.
Brazil's central bank president said on Thursday that Facebook messaging service WhatsApp would be allowed to launch its new payments service in the country, but called for proof it can operate safely in terms of data protection in a competitive market.
The best Hindi-language movies to watch on Netflix in India in 2020 come from both Bollywood and outside Bollywood. Our list covers top-grossing films (Dangal), critical darlings (Kaminey), and art-house fare (Soni).
If you've ever bought supermarket sushi, you may know the taste trauma that hit Kazuhiro Shimura one night. But "disappointing" tuna sparked an idea: he'd develop an artificial intelligence (AI) system to make sure your sashimi is always delicious.
Olympus OM-D Webcam Beta software can be used to turn a select range of their mirrorless cameras into high quality webcams for video conferencing.
In 2018, Facebook announced that it would automatically prevent an app from getting user data if the user has not used the particular app in the last 90 days. Now, it admitted that user data was being shared with 5,000 developers even after the cutoff.
A group of European digital advertising associations on Friday criticized Apple's plans to require apps to seek additional permission from users before tracking them across other apps and websites.
Amazon Prime Video is now available on Microsoft Store on Windows 10, allowing Indian subscribers to catch up on their favourite movies and TV shows on their desktop PCs, laptops as well as tablets.
Tencent Holdings, China's biggest social media and video game company, launched a new California-based studio this week, as it looks to further expand its presence overseas.
Google seems to be working on bringing Chat to Gmail for Android and iOS, following reports of it bringing Google Meet to the mobile app. Google shared last month that it will soon be adding a Google Meet tab in the Android and iOS version of Gmail and now, a new report suggests Chat will also be integrated into the Gmail mobile app.
LinkedIn has been caught snooping on clipboard data on iOS devices. The app of the Microsoft’s owned professional networking website has been called out for copying the content from the clipboard with every keystroke.
India’s Chingari app has crossed over 1 crore downloads in less than 22 days. The short video platform is also among the top two free apps on Google Play Store since a week. Less than a week ago, Chingari crossed over 25 lakh downloads – and the numbers continued to accelerate due to the TikTok ban in the country.
Netflix has released a second and final trailer for the Charlize Theron-led superhero movie The Old Guard, about a group of ancient immortal killers-for-hire. The Old Guard movie release date is July 10 on Netflix. The Old Guard trailer song is M.I.A.’s “Borders (BREVIS Remix)”.
Alibaba Group Holding has fired Zhao Yan, the head of its fast-growing livestreaming division, on grounds of nepotism and accepting gifts, according to an internal memo announcing his termination, seen by Reuters.
TikTok has refuted media reports suggesting its legal action against the ongoing ban in India and confirmed that there are no plans to pursue such action.
A Fallout series is headed to Amazon Prime Video. *Westworld*’s husband-wife creator duo Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy are developing a TV show based on the post-apocalyptic video game series. Amazon released a 20-second teaser to confirm the Fallout series.
EU regulators are checking whether Google's purchase of Fitbit might allow it to drive rival makers of wearable devices, app developers and other online service providers out of the market, and boost its dominance in online advertising and search.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday launched ''Aatmanirbhar Bharat App Innovation Challenge'' to facilitate the techies and start-up community to create world-class Made in India Apps.
Aarogya Setu app has been updated with the option to give permission to external apps to access your health status. It has also added the option to let users permanently delete their account and erase all their data stored by the Aarogya Setu app.
WhatsApp messaging service said on Monday it had "paused" processing law enforcement requests for user data in Hong Kong.
Uber Technologies on Monday offered to buy Postmates in a $2.65 billion all-stock deal, looking to expand its reach in the food-delivery services arena while more people order at home due to coronavirus-led restrictions.
Swiggy on Monday announced the integration of on-demand delivery platform Scootsy to deliver “premium” gourmet experiences. The new development comes nearly two years after the Bengaluru-based food aggregator acquired Scootsy.
Instagram’s Reels, which was initially brought to Brazil in November last year, has currently been in testing in India, according to a report. This new development comes amid the TikTok ban that the government imposed last week.
A young Kashmiri student has developed a SHAREit alternative for easing file transfer woes. His app is called FileShare Tool, and it was released on Google Play Store in June this year. This app has received a 4.8 out of 5 average star rating and downloads have crossed over 5,000. Tipu Sultan Wani, the developer of this app, is an MBA student livin...
The Dil Bechara trailer is out now. Disney+ Hotstar and Disney-owned Fox Star Studios have unveiled an over two-minute look at Sushant Singh Rajput’s final movie. Dil Bechara release date is July 24 on Disney+ Hotstar.
LinkedIn, Reddit said that they will fix bug that copied clipboard data with every keystroke for iOS users.
The new 64-bit version of Chrome for Android is expected to launch in August with Android 10 devices.
A Mohali-based teenager has reportedly spent Rs. 2 lakh on the addictive mobile game PUBG (PlayerUnknown’s Battleground). This is the second case this month wherein a teenager has been reported to spend huge amounts of money on the game. The 15-year old boy is said to have used his grandfather’s pension amount to play PUBG Mobile. Mohali is a s...
Uber Technologies has agreed on a deal to buy food-delivery app Postmates Inc in a $2.65 billion all-stock agreement, Bloomberg News reported late Sunday, citing people familiar with the matter.
Pokémon Go, the uber-popular augmented reality mobile game from Niantic, has grossed a lifetime collection of $3.6 billion (roughly Rs. 26,940.7 crores) since its launch on July 6, 2016, according to mobile intelligence firm Sensor Tower.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Monday that the United States is "certainly looking at" banning Chinese social media apps, including TikTok, suggesting it shared information with the Chinese government, a charge it denied.
The best Hindi movies to watch on Amazon Prime Video in India in 2020 come from Bollywood and beyond. They are a mix of classics (Sholay), the well-known (Dil Chahta Hai), and arthouse entries (Newton).
Google Meet has surpasses the 100 million installs mark within three years of its launch, making it a solid competitor for other video chat apps such as Zoom and Microsoft Teams.
TikTok will exit the Hong Kong market within days, a spokesman told Reuters late on Monday, as other technology companies including Facebook Inc have suspended processing government requests for user data in the region.
Ola on Tuesday announced a strategic partnership with digital payments platform, PhonePe. Through this development, Ola users will be able to link their existing PhonePe account with their Ola account in order to make payments for future rides.
Microsoft has expressed interest in buying Warner Bros' gaming unit, The Information reported on Monday, citing two people familiar with the matter.
The payments by Google to Apple to be the default search engine on Apple's Safari Web browser create "a significant barrier to entry and expansion" for Google's rivals in the search engine market, the UK markets regulator said in a report released on Wednesday.
Facebook is reportedly working on integrating Facebook Messenger with WhatsApp, as the company had earlier announced. WhatsApp features tracker WABetaInfo reports that the social media giant is looking to enable communication between two of its popular online chat apps.
Bharat Browser was launched as a made in India option against UC Browser. But does it have the capabilities to become the equivalent of the Chinese browser that has been banned in the country? Here’s what its co-founder says.
PUBG Mobile will get updated to version 0.19.0 today, July 7, and will bring the exclusive new map called Livik. The developers have shared patch notes for the new update with all the changes and improvements that it will bring to one of the most popular battle royale games on mobile. Livik has been described as a Nordic-style map that will have 15...
The US House Committee on the Judiciary on Monday announced that leaders of Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google will testify during an antitrust investigation hearing.
China has quickly moved to censor Hong Kong's internet and access users' data using a feared new national security law, but US tech giants offered some resistance citing rights concerns.
The Indian Army wants personnel to delete 89 apps, from messaging, to social media like TikTok, Facebook, and Instagram, games like PUBG, and all Tencent gaming apps, dating apps like Tinder and even news apps like Daily Hunt. There's a lot of overlap with the government's ban of 59 Chinese apps, but this list is even broader and isn't restricted t...
TikTok’s launch on Wednesday of a new platform to court small business advertisers is fraught with challenges, especially after the Trump administration's threat this week to impose a ban on China-based social media apps.
Phil Libin, a former CEO of note-taking app Evernote, has developed a new app called “Mmhmm” as one of the latest attempts to uplift your video calls. The new offering, which has already attracted an investment of $4.5 million (roughly Rs. 33.75 crores), is aimed to let you “control” your virtual room by adding new backgrounds.
US tech giants face a reckoning over how Hong Kong's security law will reshape their businesses, with their suspension of processing government requests for user data a stop-gap measure as they weigh options, people close to the industry say.
US President Donald Trump said he is considering banning the wildly popular video-sharing app TikTok as a way to punish China over the coronavirus pandemic, remarks China described Wednesday as "a malicious smear."
Flipkart has launched social commerce on its refurbished goods app 2GUD, allowing users to explore latest trends and products promoted by influencers to make a well-informed purchase.
Jio has launched Jio Meet, a new video conferencing app for India. JioMeet is a cross-platform service that is supported on all major operating systems including Android, iOS, Windows 10, macOS and the Web. Read this article to learn everything about Jio Meet.
Instagram, in order to help users better manage conversations, has introduced a new feature which lets you pin up to three comments on top a thread on any post.
Google Duo last month added the support for up to 32 participants in a group video call for its Web client. It now appears that the same participant limit support has been added to the Android version of Duo as well.
The Federal Trade Commission and the US Justice Department are looking into allegations that popular app TikTok failed to live up to a 2019 agreement aimed at protecting children's privacy, according to two people interviewed by the agencies.
A new video compression standard, called H.266/Versatile Video Coding (VVC), has been developed to offer around 50 percent data efficiency is streaming videos. It is touted to have been built in a collaboration with companies including Apple, Ericsson, Intel, Huawei, Microsoft, Qualcomm, and Sony.
Instagram Reels, the Facebook-owned app’s latest short for video-sharing feature, is working closely with Indian TikTok stars and popular entertainment figures to populate content. Reels is currently in its testing phase in India.
Mozilla’s popular Firefox Send file sharing platform has been temporarily suspended after rise in reports of malware hosting. The site relays the news through an announcement that reads, “Firefox Send is temporarily unavailable while we work on product improvements.” The company looks to introduce a new ‘Report Abuse’ mechanism before res...
Amazon Prime Video is now rolling out its long-awaited profiles feature to everyone worldwide, including the US. Prime Video profiles are now also supported on Android TV and PS4, but not on Xbox One.
Uber unveiled plans Tuesday to launch grocery delivery through its recently acquired subsidiary Cornershop.
Zoom Video Communications said on Tuesday it launched a hardware subscription service, seeking to make its teleconferencing app more accessible to users by allowing them to choose subscription options for phones and meeting rooms.
Microsoft and Zoom on Tuesday joined other major internet firms that have stopped considering requests by Hong Kong's government for information on users in the wake of China's imposition of a sweeping new security law.
The best Hindi movies to watch on Disney+ Hotstar are mostly free and from Bollywood. With Disney+ Hotstar VIP, you can get ad-free access to big names (Chhapaak), classics (Mughal-e-Azam), and arthouse fare (Mukti Bhawan).
Archie, Betty, Veronica, and Jughead are coming to Spotify, thanks to an exclusive first look deal with Archie Comics to create a series of podcasts set in Riverdale. Spotify Studios and Archie Comics will collaborate on several shows.
Airtel Thanks app has introduced support for several regional Indian languages to allow customers from different backgrounds to access the app with ease.
Instagram has launched a new feature dubbed Reels, which is basically a clone for making TikTok-style short videos. In this article, we tell you ways to download Instagram Reels on your Android phone or iPhone.
Truecaller on Thursday responded to the reported ban by the Indian Army and expressed its disappointment for the decision on banning the caller ID app amongst the list of 89 apps for the Army personnel.
WhatsApp Business is designed with small businesses in mind. Now, the company has announced that the app is getting some new features to help businesses expand online, and give their customers simpler ways to get in touch.
Instagram's TikTok alternative Reels is now rolling out across India on both Android and iOS. As TikTok remains banned in the country, we take a look at what works and what doesn't as Facebook taps into its next big opportunity in India.
TikTok's withdrawal from Hong Kong is a savvy commercial move that sidesteps thorny privacy issues but it will not shield the app completely from accusations of collusion with China, experts say.
Microsoft Teams, the video conferencing service, gets a new feature called Together mode to improve the video calling experience as working from home continues. This feature, as the company states, has been implemented to reduce the fatigue that participants experience during a video call because of having to stare at the screen with participants t...
Instagram Reels is Facebook's bid to replace TikTok, which has been banned in India. Here's how to watch Instagram Reels.
A London riverboat service used by commuters and visitors will be rebranded Uber Boat by Thames Clippers later this summer as part of a deal with the ride-hailing app.
Instagram Reels: How to download Reels and how to create Reels.
The Boys season 2 trailer has arrived. The trailer song is Billy Joel’s “We Didn’t Start the Fire”. The Boys season 2 première date is September 4 on Amazon Prime Video in India and elsewhere.
WhatsApp has started rolling out animated stickers for Android and iOS users. Animated sticker packs are now showing up alongside the regular sticker packs in the in-app sticker store. There is a play button next to these animated sticker packs, differentiating them from the regular ones. New animated sticker packs include Rico’s Sweet Life, Play...
Fortnite superstar Tyler "Ninja" Blevins returned to the streaming world Wednesday with a match on YouTube, after Microsoft pulled the plug on the Mixer platform where he had an exclusive contract.
Pinterest, PUBG Mobile, Spotify, Tinder, and several more apps were crashing for iOS users worldwide today. Widespread reports on the social media suggest that the apps were not opening properly and eventually crashing when loaded on iPhone or iPad.
India should set up a data regulator and require companies to disclose how they collect and store data devoid of personal details or which has been anonymised, a panel tasked to draw up such regulations has said in a draft report seen by Reuters.
Amazon has updated its Alexa mobile app for Android and iOS devices with anticipated “hands free” support. As its name suggests, the new addition is designed to let users activate Alexa on their mobile devices by directly using their voice.
The Dil Bechara title track is here. Sony Music India, Fox Star Studios, and Disney+ Hotstar have unveiled the first song — “Dil Bechara” — from Sushant Singh Rajput’s final movie.
TikTok said on Thursday it removed more than 49 million videos from its platform in the second half of last year for violating its guidelines.
Google's first U.S. operations centre is coming to northwest Mississippi. The company announced Thursday it will lease a new 60,000-square-foot (5,574 square-meter) facility in Southaven, Mississippi, near Memphis, Tennessee.
With the WhatsApp v188.8.131.52 beta for iPhone, a few more users are able to see contacts shortcuts in the iOS share sheet, after sending a message in a chat. The tracker says that it should work for users on iOS 13.6 beta. It also brings improved support for Voice Over, in particular when you archive and unarchive a chat.
ByteDance is looking to make changes to the corporate structure of its short video app TikTok, a company spokesperson said on Thursday.
Netflix has released the trailer for Indian Matchmaking, its next unscripted dating series about the custom of arranged marriage that follows “elite matchmaker” Sima Taparia. Indian Matchmaking release date is July 16 on Netflix worldwide.
Apple said on Thursday it was rolling out a free online coding course for teachers, while beefing up its existing school coding programmes with new material.
Google-backed delivery services startup Dunzo on Saturday revealed that it had identified a data breach impacting one of its customer databases.
LinkedIn was sued by a New York-based iPhone user on Friday for allegedly reading and diverting users' sensitive content from Apple's Universal Clipboard application.
Facebook and Instagram on Friday said they are banning content that promotes "conversion therapy," which is based on the unfounded notion that gays can change their sexual orientation through psychological or spiritual intervention.
Popular smartphone apps including Spotify and Pinterest suffered outages Friday for a few hours due to a bug in Facebook's systems.
The US on Friday unveiled heavy import duties on France in retaliation for the country's digital tax on American tech giants, but will hold off on collecting the fees to allow time for the dispute to be resolved.
Amazon on Friday said it mistakenly sent workers an email telling them to dump the TikTok mobile application from their cell phones because of security concerns.
Ubisoft announced several staff departures on Saturday after conducting a review in response to allegations of misconduct at the company, which earlier reports said centered around sexual misconduct charges.
India's government has petitioned the Rajasthan High Court to stop any of the Chinese companies whose 59 apps it recently banned from obtaining an injunction to block the order, according to two sources and the legal filing.
Call of Duty: Mobile has surpassed 250 million (25 crore) downloads worldwide, Sensor Tower estimates revealed on Monday. The figures include all international versions of the mobile game across both the App Store and Google Play.
France's much-heralded new phone app for tracking coronavirus cases has only alerted 14 people that they were at risk of infection since its launch three weeks ago, the digital affairs minister said Tuesday.
Spain will try out a new smartphone app aimed at thwarting the spread of the coronavirus by injecting hundreds of false cases into the system in a test run starting on Friday on the Canary Island of Gomera.
Microsoft’s Defender ATP antivirus app for Android is now in public preview. The company made the announcement on its community forum where it mentioned that the threats in the mobile space are unique, the need for protecting mobile devices is increasingly imperative.
Google Search is now allowing users in India to find what TV shows or movies they can watch today. The new experience provides an organised set of suggestions from various streaming providers including Disney+ Hotstar, Google Play Movies & TV, SonyLIV, Voot, and YouTube.
Flipkart today enabled its shopping experience in Kannada, Tamil, and Telugu. The new language integration, which is initially limited to Flipkart’s mobile app, comes over nine months after the Walmart-owned company introduced Hindi language support.
Google Play is said to have at least 17 apps that are a part of a Trojan family called HiddenAds, if cybersecurity firm Avast is to be believed. The apps are found to be a part of a large HiddenAds campaign that initially targeted users in India and Southeast Asia.
Google said on Thursday that it is working with partner financial institutions to help small businesses in India impacted due to the coronavirus outbreak.
Tencent said Thursday it had bought some assets of struggling Asian streaming service Iflix, in a major expansion of its online video presence in the region.
Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) on Thursday launched a channel selector application which will facilitate consumers to view their TV subscription and choose the channels of their interest while removing the unwanted ones.
Dil Bechara — the adaptation of The Fault in Our Stars that marks the final posthumous appearance of Sushant Singh Rajput, who died earlier in June — is headed to Disney+ Hotstar for free on July 24.
SoftBank Group CEO Masayoshi Son mounted a defence of his investing decisions on Thursday, saying the value of the Japanese conglomerate's holdings has recovered to pre-coronavirus outbreak levels.
Apple's next-generation Safari browser will allow users to log into websites with Face ID or Touch ID. The development was announced by Apple in Safari 14 Beta note that also states other new features for the next version of the Apple's Web browser.
The Twilight Zone season 2 review: Jordan Peele returns with the second batch of 10 episodes for his modern-day revival of Rod Serling’s sci-fi anthology series. In India, full episodes of The Twilight Zone (2019) are available on Voot Select.
Nintendo-backed The Pokemon Company on Wednesday announced a cross-platform Pokemon team battling game developed with Tencent's Timi Studio as the two gaming heavyweights deepen their cooperation with a twist on the Pokemon format.
Amazon Prime Video has unveiled a new comedy-drama series called Rasbhari, starring Swara Bhasker in the lead. Created by Tanveer Bookwala and Shantanu Srivastava, Rasbhari is already streaming on Amazon Prime Video.
Google said on Wednesday it will automatically delete some location history after 18 months for new users and make it easier for everyone to access its search, Maps and YouTube apps without being tracked.
Google Pay is not banned in India, clarified the National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI). The NPCI is an umbrella organisation that operates digital payments in India, and developed the Unified Payments Interface (UPI) which is used for payments by platforms like Google Pay, PhonePe, and Paytm.
Amazon has disabled its original iOS app for Indian customers and is now asking them to either switch to its new app or use the Amazon.in website to shop from their Apple devices.
PUBG Mobile is slated to get an exclusive new Livik map soon. This new map has been designed to enable mobile users play short 15-minute matches on-the-go. It will essentially allow short bursts of play between work breaks and tight schedules.
Ubisoft said it has launched an investigation into claims of sexual assault and harassment levelled against some of its employees.
Dark season 3 review: the final season of the German Netflix series ends in a poetic, surprising, and polarising fashion. Dark season 3 release date and time in India is June 27 at 12:30pm on Netflix. Watch Dark season 3 trailer within.
The US Justice Department is seeking the final documents to complete an antitrust investigation of Alphabet's Google, said three sources familiar with the probe, which is expected to end with a lawsuit this summer.
Amazon has launched a new initiative called Smart Stores in India to let offline retailers enable contactless discovery of products and their payments. The new move by the US e-commerce giant is an answer to Google’s Spot Platform.
Byju’s, an edutech startup that is popular for hosting online classes, has received an undisclosed amount of investment from Mary Meeker’s equity fund Bond.
COVID-19 contact-tracing app has been downloaded more than 4 million times since its launch a week ago as the government seeks to head off a second wave of infections now that businesses and schools have reopened.
Fitbit said on Friday that young adults in the United States are lagging behind older age groups in returning to the same number of steps as before the coronavirus outbreak.
Spotify this week announced Alexa voice command support for Amazon Echo devices, adding that it would be made available for more Alexa-enabled devices in the future.
YouTube is testing a new feature on its mobile apps that will allow users to create and upload short 15-second clips, similar to TikTok. The feature is currently available to limited users, and a mass rollout can be expected after the testing phase is over.
Google is adding the ability to make group video calls with Google Duo and Google Meet via smart displays, starting with the US. Nest Hub Max, JBL Link View, Lenovo’s 8-inch and 10-inch Smart Displays, and LG XBOOM AI ThiQ WK9 Smart Display will be the first smart displays to get support for group video calls via Google Duo; however only Nest Hub...
PUBG Mobile is getting Livik as a new map to let gamers play quick matches while on-the-go. The map was announced by the official PUBG Mobile account on Twitter on Thursday.
Mitron app, which was launched as an “Indian alternative” to TikTok, has crossed one crore downloads on Google Play store. The app achieved this milestone in just over two months of its launch, and the short video platform has gained popularity at a time when anti-China sentiment is at a high point in the country.
TikTok has promised to no longer access the system clipboard of iPhone users after the first beta of iOS 14 revealed that it was doing just that.
CD Projekt Red has unveiled a new trailer for Cyberpunk 2077, and announced a new original anime series called Cyberpunk: Edgerunners, which will release in 2022 on Netflix.
Google Photos gets a major new upgrade with a new simpler interface, a brand new logo, a new Map view in the search tab, and a more comprehensive Memories section. The redesign is rolling out for Android and iOS users both, over the next week. The ‘For You’ tab that currently houses all Google creations like movies, collages, and animations has...
Facebook messaging service WhatsApp said on Thursday that Brazil's central bank had said it intended to find a way to restore the payments service in the country by working with Visa and Mastercard.
The US Department of Homeland Security sent a letter to chief executives of five large tech companies asking them to ensure social media platforms are not used to incite violence in the wake of nationwide protests following George Floyd's death.
Telegram Group has agreed to return $1.2 billion (972.84 million pounds) to investors and pay an $18.5 million civil penalty to resolve charges over an unregistered digital token coin offering, the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) said on Friday.
Netflix is playing a censored version of Mission: Impossible – Fallout on its platform in India, which erases all mentions of Kashmir. This is the version that was approved for theatrical release by the Indian censor board. It’s unclear whether Netflix asked for a censored version, or whether the studio Paramount Pictures chose to do so.
A group of Zomato food delivery platform employees in Kolkata tore and burnt their official T-shirts to protest Chinese investment in the firm. The agitation comes in the backdrop of the killing of 20 Indian soldiers in a clash with Chinese troops in eastern Ladakh's Galwan Valley on June 15.
Disney+ Hotstar has unveiled a slate of seven Bollywood movies that will release between July and October. That includes Akshay Kumar’s Laxmmi Bomb, Alia Bhatt’s Sadak 2, Ajay Devgn’s Bhuj: The Pride of India, Abhishek Bachchan’s The Big Bull, Kunal Khemu’s Lootcase, and Vidyut Jammwal’s Khuda Haafiz.
With the launch of iOS 14 developer beta, people discovered that some apps are snooping on your clipboard. Gadgets360 tested 60 different apps across different genres and this is what we found.
Chingari app, which is being touted as a new "Indian alternative" to TikTok, has crossed over 25 lakh downloads on Google Play store. According to the company, the app reached the latest milestone of 25 lakh downloads from roughly 6 lakh downloads in just ten days.
Gmail accounts linked to the Mail app (also known as Mail and Calendar), which is available pre-installed on Windows 10, are facing multiple issues, several users reported online.
Amazon Prime Video has set a September 4 release date for The Boys season 2. Eric Kripke also unveiled the first three minutes of The Boys season 2. We also got an additional two-minute first look at Stormfront (Aya Cash).
Alia Bhatt, Akshay Kumar, Ajay Devgn, Varun Dhawan, and Abhishek Bachchan are part of Disney+ Hotstar’s “Bollywood Ki Home Delivery” at 4:30pm on Monday. It’s expected to reveal a slate of straight-to-streaming films that include Laxxmi Bomb, Sadak 2, Bhuj: The Pride of India, and The Big Bull among others.
Several people are forwarding a message on WhatsApp and social media platforms including Facebook and Twitter claiming that a COVID-19 exposure sensor has been silently “inserted into every phone.” Here’s what’s the truth about the widely spread message.
A day after the Centre banned 59 mobile apps with China links, NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant said that any apps released in the country must adhere to India's data integrity, privacy, sovereignty and transparency and stressed that the country has to stay "data sovereign".
Google Photos app has received the much awaited redesign with a simpler three tab interface and a map view. The icon has also been reworked and these changes were first described on June 25 in a blog post. Now, the updated Google Photos app is live and brings several changes that Google says offer a more “simplified experience”.
TikTok has now completely stopped working in India. After the Indian government imposed a ban on TikTok last night, the app was delisted from Google Play and App Store both soon after. However, it continued to work for those who had it already installed on their phone. Now, the TikTok app has completely stopped working on all devices, including the...
An Indian ban on dozens of Chinese apps following a border clash between the two nations has possibly derailed a $1 billion India expansion plan of China's ByteDance, while also sparking an uproar from users of its popular TikTok video app.
Whether it is Mitron or Chingari, the Indian rivals of TikTok are hoping to grow their presence in the country and expand their user base by attracting several TikTokers to their platforms.
TikTok has responded to the Government of India’s ban in the country. TikTok’s India head, Nikhil Gandhi says, “We have been invited to meet with concerned government stakeholders for an opportunity to respond and submit clarifications.” It claims to comply with all privacy requirements, and explicitly mentions that it does not share inform...
Google has turned off automatic back up for photos and videos from messaging apps. The development was shared by the search giant on its support blog. The reason for this change is to “save internet resources” due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
Breathe: Into the Shadows, Mundina Nildana, Fantasy Island, Hanna season 2, Law movie, Aditi Rao Hydari in Sufiyum Sujatayum, French Biryani — the biggest series and movies in July 2020 on Amazon Prime Video in India.
Here, we are listing five Indian browsers that you can download on your Android device instead of UC Browser.
Dil Bechara with Sushant Singh Rajput, The Umbrella Academy season 2, Breathe: Into the Shadows, The Kissing Booth 2, Hamilton, Katherine Langford in Cursed, Charlize Theron in The Old Guard — the biggest series and movies in July 2020 on Netflix, Disney+ Hotstar, Amazon Prime Video, and Apple TV+.
China said on Tuesday it was concerned about India's decision to ban Chinese mobile apps such as Bytedance's TikTok and Tencent's WeChat and was making checks to verify the situation.
Spotify will roll out lyrics support in India and 25 other Southeast Asia, Latin and South American markets on Tuesday, thanks to a new global partnership with lyrics app Musixmatch.
The Government on Monday issued a release on the ban of 59 mobile apps that are prejudicial to the security of the state and public order. Apps like TikTok, Shareit, UC Browser, and WeChat were just some of the ones that have been included in the list.
TikTok, Camscanner, UC Browser, and 56 other apps were banned by the government. But don't worry because there are alternatives that you can use.
Swiggy Money has been launched as Swiggy’s native digital wallet to take on the likes of Amazon Pay and Paytm. The food delivery platform has partnered with ICICI Bank to enable the new experience through which consumers can avail “one-click” checkouts.
India’s Chingari app has seen a sudden surge in views and downloads soon after TikTok ban was announced last night. The app, said to be a TikTok alternative, crossed 25 lakh downloads recently. Co-founder Sumit Ghosh shared data to prove Chingari is growing fast since last night, after the government’s introduced its decision of banning Chinese...
As TikTok has been banned in India, many creators on the platform have started asking their followers to meet them on Instagram.
YouTube on Monday shut down six far-right channels for violating rules against "supremacist" content, booting videos by David Duke, Stefan Molyneux and Richard Spencer.
Google said on Monday that it had removed search ads that charged users searching for voting information large fees for voter registration or harvested their personal data.