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Are Smart assistants perpetrating misogyny?

Smart assistants have made their way into our lives seamlessly. By default, these assistants are characterised as young, heteronormative, amicable women. Assistants like Siri,...

Among Us hack stresses fans

InnerSloth’s Among Us, which dethroned PUBG to be the most downloaded game in the third quarter of 2020, is under attack from hackers. While...

Google Voice’s latest updates point towards a bright future?

As the Google Hangout ends its integration with Google Voice, the company has started evolving the look of its 10-year-old app. Google has prompted...

Acer Chromebook Spin 513: All you need to know

Acer launched its first Chromebooks that feature Qualcomm Snapdragon 7C compute platform — Chromebook Spin 513 and Chromebook Enterprise Spin 513 — on October...

Air conditioners vs air purifiers: Which is better for your lungs?

The air quality outside makes headlines but the air pollution levels within our homes are not paid much heed. Elements that contribute to this pollution...

Teardown video shows iPhone 12 and 12 Pro share same logic board, battery

A teardown video of the iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro has confirmed the battery life of the models and given iOS lovers a...

WhatsApp to offer in-app purchases via Facebook Shop

Facebook Inc announced on October 22, 2020 that WhatsApp will soon offer in-app purchases and message hosting services. The app is set to add...

Now, Truecaller wants to know why you are calling someone

Truecaller, a caller identity app has launched a new feature called ‘Call Reason’, which will require users to give a reason why they are...

Netflix offers free 48-hour subscription to Indian viewers

Netflix has announced that will offer a free trial to Indian users for 48 hours. During the third quarter’s earnings call, Greg Peters, chief...

HEPA filters: All you need to know

While air quality has improved owing to the lockdown, the festive season is expected to bring it down arrives. And, high-efficiency particle arrestors (HEPA)...

How to suppress background noise during online meetings

To rid people of ambient and background noise during online meetings or classes in this pandemic, Microsoft Teams is getting an AI-based noise suppression...

How to optimise picture settings on your new TV

A new TV comes with default picture settings that might not be optimised for the viewer. You may need to tweak the settings to...

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Retail Tech Platform, Arzooo Raises $ 7.5 mn in Series A led by US-based WRVI Capital

Arzooo, a B2B retail tech startup based out of Bangalore announced a funding of $7.5 mn (about Rs 55.3 crore) in Series-A funding round...

Link previews on social media apps risk privacy, drain battery: Report

Link previews in messaging apps can drain the device’s battery, consumer large amounts of bandwidth and risk privacy of the chat, according to a...

Redmi K30S launched: All you need to know

Redmi launched K30S Extreme Commemorative Edition on October 27, 2020, in China. This edition is called so because parent company Xiaomi is celebrating its...

Why didn’t Facebook launch cloud gaming feature for iOS users?

Facebook launched a cloud gaming feature for Android and web users on October 26, 2020. Using this, gamers can play directly from the app...