Instagram launches Reels in India after TikTok ban

NEW DELHI: Instagram has launched its own short video feature called Reels in India. The new feature lets users create videos on the app, add creative filters and music and…

Pompeo says US looking at banning Chinese social media apps, including TikTok: Report

  WASHINGTON: Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said late on Monday that the United States is “certainly looking at” banning Chinese social media apps, including TikTok. “I don’t want to…

Snapchat Spectacles 3 review: Smart glasses for the snappy generation

NEW DELHI: Snap, the company behind the Snapchat app, has set its sight on propping up camera-enabled smart glasses to dominate augmented reality. Even though its Spectacles have so far…

OnePlus’ new TV gets the price ‘nice’

NEW DELHI: Oneplus has launched its new range of TVs amidst much fanfare or at least much of it can happen in the virtual world of online launches. Prior to…

Covid: Exposure notification developed by Apple, Google begins rolling out in India

Notably, India’s contact-tracing platform Aarogya Setu is not compatible with the ‘Exposure Notification’ solution. NEW DELHI: The ‘Exposure Notification’ solution developed by US tech majors Apple and Google, and launched…

TikTok clone ‘Mitron’ reaches 1 crore downloads on the Google Play Store

NEW DELHI: Mitron the Indian alternative to TikTok has crossed 1 crore downloads on the Google Play Store. The app now ranks above TikTok and Instagram on the Google Play…

Everything Apple didn’t announce at WWDC 2020: AirPods Studio, AirTags, and more

Despite rumours, there was no sign of AirPods Studio, AirTags or Apple TV 2020 at Apple’s WWDC 2020. NEW DELHI: Apple hosted its annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) this year,…

Apple, Google release technology for pandemic apps

WASHINGTON: Apple and Google on Wednesday released long-awaited smartphone technology to automatically notify people if they might have been exposed to the coronavirus. The companies said 22 countries and several U.S.…

Faster electric bikes in the works: Revolt CEO Rahul Sharma

Revolt Intellicorp Pvt Ltd’s CEO Rahul Sharma says the Revolt RV 400 and RV 300 electric bikes his company launched on Wednesday are just the start and the company will…