Truecaller's update for iOS app to filter out junk texts

NEW DELHI:  Leading communication app Truecaller on Tuesday announced the addition of a new spam-filtering feature for iOS app that will filter out SMS and MMS spam from iMessage and send them to a junk tab.

Bharti Airtel deploys 5G capable technology

NEW DELHI:  Bharti Airtel on Tuesday announced the deployment of Indias first state-of-the-art Massive Multiple-Input Multiple-Output (MIMO) technology, a key enabler for 5G networks.

Nokia 8 with Snapdragon 835 launched at Rs 36,999

NEW DELHI: HMD Global on Tuesday launched Nokia 8 smartphone at Rs 36,999 that will be available in India from October 14.

Apple drops Bing search for Google

SAN FRANCISCO: Apple has switched the default provider of its web searches for Siri on iOS and Spotlight on the Mac to Google from Microsoft's Bing.

Microsoft, Facebook lay 6,598 km Internet cable across Atlantic

SAN FRANCISCO: In an incredible feat, Microsoft, Facebook and the telecom infrastructure company Telxius have laid a 6,598 km cable across the Atlantic Ocean that is capable of transmitting 160 terabits of data per second.

Instagram doubles monthly active advertisers to over 2 million

SAN FRANCISCO: Facebook-owned photo-sharing platform Instagram on Tuesday announced it has doubled its advertiser base in the past six months to reach over two million monthly active advertisers.

Five booked for attempt to murder, firing

NAKODAR: The Mehatpur police have booked five persons on charges of attempt to murder, criminal intimidation and firing.

Samsung Galaxy Note 8: Outstanding premium device to take on new iPhones

NEW DELHI:  A two-year-long wait for Samsung Note lovers finally came to an end when the South Korean giant brought its premium flagship Galaxy Note 8 to India this month.

Faster Internet speed spurring OTT growth in India

Hyderabad/New Delhi: The improvement in average Internet speed in India over the last few months is spurring growth in the Over-The-Top (OTT) sphere and may bring about a behavioural shift among Indian consumers, industry players have emphasised.

WhatsApp blocked in China

SAN FRANCISCO:  Instant messaging service WhatsApp has been largely blocked in China, the media reported.

Intel unveils 8th-Gen processor family for gaming, desktops

New Delhi: Intel on Monday announced the roll-out of the 8th generation of the "Intel Core" desktop processor family, beginning October 5, which is built for gamers and content creators for heavy duty tasks.

Samsung's operating profit may hit $13.6bn in Q4

SEOUL: Samsung's operating profit is forecast to reach a record 15.5 trillion won ($13.6 billion) in the fourth quarter of 2017, a market researcher said on Sunday.

Twitter testing Android app that uses less mobile data

SAN FRANCISCO:  In a bid to increase its monthly active users (MAU) in the developing markets where internet connectivity is poor, Twitter has started testing an Android app called 'Twitter Lite' that uses less mobile data to work.

Gold will not glitter this Diwali!

NEW DELHI: With Goods and Services Tax (GST), demonetisation and Anti-Money Laundering (AML) regulations coming into effect, gold will not glitter much this Diwali, feels Somasundaram P.R., Managing Director - India of the World Gold Council (WGC).

'Super Premium' iPhone X begins 'cannibalising' iPhone 8, 8 Plus Twitter bots can promote good behaviour, not just fake news Intex launches 'Aqua Lions 2' smartphone at Rs 4,599 Facebook to share 3,000 Russian ads with US Congress Instagram adds face filters to live video broadcasts Sony 'Xperia XA1 Plus' with 23MP camera in India at Rs 24,990 Apple working to resolve LTE issues in latest smartwatch iPhone X to cannibalise iPhone 8 orders: Top analyst Zebronics launches new party speaker at Rs 32,499 IBM outranks Microsoft as top Blockchain technology leader Sony launches flagship 'HT- ST5000' soundbar at Rs 1,50,990 Snapchat blocks Al Jazeera in Saudi Arabia Shahnaz launches water-free dry ayurvedic shampoo Google Glass app helps autistic kids have conversations Facebook Messenger now has 1.3 bn monthly active users Facebook issues new guidelines for content creators Smartphones are addictive, can be injurious to kids' mental health: Experts Facebook free to share with users government search warrants Google 'Translate' app offers offline translations, conversation mode iPhone 'X,' iPhone8, Apple Watch Series 3 are finally here Samsung Galaxy Note 8: Big, bold and beautiful. Google appeals against EU's $2.7 bn antitrust fine Apple's new flagship device may be $1000 'iPhone X' Facebook flaw allows fake 'like' networks to thrive: Study Tata Motors launches Tigor XM sedan HP Inc collaborates with Siemens for 3D printing New Google Feed to personalise Search experience for Indian users Vivo V7+: Superb 24MP 'selfie' camera with bezel-less display New Google Feed to improve Search experience for Indian users iVOOMi launchesA two affordable smartphones in India
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