Day: April 23, 2018

HTC U12+ Launch Expected in Taiwan in May: Report

HTC U12+ is reportedly all set to be the Taiwanese phone manufacturer’s flagship offering for 2018. With a more streamlined approach planned for the future, HTC is seemingly looking to skip the U12branding and instead launch the U12+, which is currently codenamed HTC Imagine internally. New reports from Taiwan suggest the HTC

Intel’s New Devices Group, Responsible for Its Vaunt Smart Glasses, to Shut Down

Making smart glasses seems like an ambitious project especially for a tech generation that is not quite ready to put high-end technology right in front of its eyeballs. The division behind Intel’s Vaunt smart glasses project is being shut down by the tech giant. Reason: the division couldn’t catch enough eyeballs, ironically, in the

Facebook to Put 1.5 Billion Users Out of Reach of New EU Privacy Law

If a new European law restricting what companies can do with people’s online data went into effect tomorrow, almost 1.9 billion Facebook users around the world would be protected by it. The online social network is making changes that ensure the number will be much smaller. Facebook members outside the United States

Gmail Users Find Spam Emails in Their Sent Messages, Google Acknowledges Issue

Some Gmail users have claimed that they have been receiving ads sent to them from their own accounts despite updated passwords and two-factor authentication, the media reported. To get the messages past spam filters, the spammers have been using forged email headers to make them appear as though they are being sent

Make Facebook Commit It Will Not Influence Elections, Parliamentary Panel Urges Government

The Parliamentary Standing Committee on IT on Thursday told the government to make Facebookcommit that it would not misuse the users data to influence elections in India or for any other extraneous purposes outside the purview of the local laws or terms of user agreement. The panel headed by Bharatiya Janata

Flipkart Stake Sale to Walmart Could Happen as Early as Next Week; Deal Pegged at $18 Billion

Walmart could seal a deal to buy a more than 51 percent stake in Indian online marketplace Flipkart as early as next week, two sources familiar with the matter said on Friday. The US retail giant has been in talks with Flipkart for months to acquire a controlling stake in the firm as it looks to

Jetpack Joyride India Edition Launched on Android and iOS, Original Jetpack Joyride Removed From App Store and Google Play in India

Bengaluru-based games company Mech Mocha revealed its third game, Jetpack Joyride India. It’s out right now on Android and iOS. Rather than being a fresh concept like Puppet Punch or based on an Indian IP like Chhota Bheem – Himalayan Adventure, it’s an Indian take on Jetpack Joyride in collaboration with its

Asus ZenFone Max Pro (M1) India Launch Today: How to Watch Live Stream

The Asus ZenFone Max Pro (M1) will be launched today, roughly a week after it was announced at an event the company jointly hosted with its online sales partner Flipkart. The company has not given away much about the ZenFone Max Pro (M1) smartphone, though the dedicated web pageon Flipkart mentions it will pack the Snapdragon

Apple Offering Free Battery Replacement for MacBook Pro Units

Apple on Friday said component failure in a limited number of MacBook Pros has caused built-in battery to expand, adding, it will offer worldwide free replacement for such batteries. Apple said the flaw, reported in some 13-inch Macbook Pros without Touch Bars, is not a safety issue. The affected units were manufactured between