Contactless ATMs coming soon in India.

Contactless ATMs coming soon in India.

As we prepare for the “New-Normal”, there will be a lot of new things which we will come across and with time will have to make them normal. In long term these little things will be beneficial to us. These things include wearing masks in public places, social distancing, and try not to touch random…

Amazon launches dedicated mask store.

Amazon launches dedicated mask store.

As the nation-wide lockdown is slowly ending, it is becoming important for people to adapt this living as new at least in the coming few months. So, a lot of things should be taken into consideration and among which wearing masks in public places is compulsory. To deal with this, Amazon in India has launched a…

Zomato & Swiggy laying-off several employees.

Zomato & Swiggy laying-off several employees.

Zomato On Friday 15th May, Zomato announced that it will lay-off around 13% of its global workforce which is around 520 people. As it can be understood that this step is taken to reduce the economic impact the company faced due to the COVID-19 outbreak along with the nation-wide lockdown. The company also mentioned a…

Ola & BookMyShow are laying-off close to 1700 employees total.

Ola & BookMyShow are laying-off close to 1700 employees total.

After the news of the two biggest food-aggregators- Zomato and Swiggy laying-off employees in the country, two of the other big firms, also doing the same. BookMyShow BookMyShow has laid off or furloughed around 18% of its total workforce that is 270 employees. All this is happening because of the impact of the nation-wide lockdown….

Apple is now offering custom Mac configs in India.

Apple is now offering custom Mac configs in India.

Well, if you ever wanted to get a MacBook or iMac in India but couldn’t get it because it’s obscenely priced Apple doesn’t sell the config you want, well I’ve got good news. Apple is now finally offering customers in India to get fully customized Macs in any config they want (which Apple officially offers)….

Truecaller data breach exposes millions of Indians’ data.

Truecaller data breach exposes millions of Indians’ data.

Reportedly, Truecaller, the most popular caller ID service has been subjected to a data breach that involves personal data of 47.5 million citizens of the country. Cyble, the cybersecurity firm pointed out that the data is being sold on the dark web for about $1000. They also mentioned that the data was quite well organized…

Moto Edge+ to be launched in India on May 19.

Moto Edge+ to be launched in India on May 19.

After about 2 years, Motorola is stepping into the premium smartphone category. Last month, the company launched its new offering- the Edge+ in the US. The phone seems to be a proper flagship with all the latest bells and whistles which makes it directly compete with phones like OnePlus 8 Pro, Xiaomi Mi 10, Realme…

Government Issues Safeguards for Arogya Setu, following Privacy Concerns.

Government Issues Safeguards for Arogya Setu, following Privacy Concerns.

On Monday the 11th of May, the Indian government issued a new set of guidelines regarding data collection and data processing through the very controversial contact-tracing app Aarogya Setu. This was done in an effort to assure the citizens that the app doesn’t pose any risk to their online privacy. As per the new guidelines from Government,…

Apple might shift 20% of it’s production to India, and become India’s largest exporter.

Apple might shift 20% of it’s production to India, and become India’s largest exporter.

In light of recent government policies like the Production-Linked Incentive (PLI), Apple may shift nearly 20% of its production from China to India.  Many of senior Apple executives and top government officials are in talks for the fast few months over possibly shifting 20% of Apple’s production out of China to India, through its contract…

Lethal gas leak at LG Plant in India, kills atleast 11 and sickens hundreds.

Lethal gas leak at LG Plant in India, kills atleast 11 and sickens hundreds.

Today, residents near a chemical plant in the east coast city of Visakhapatnam, woke up to a sky engulfed in a strange white mist. And outside, on the streets, it was utter chaos, with police sirens and ambulance and emergency personnel cluttered on the streets.  Many who were near the plant were coughing, with eyes…

Delivery of Non-Essential items restarts in Green and Orange zones…

Delivery of Non-Essential items restarts in Green and Orange zones…

After the MHA softens norms for lockdown, smartphone manufacturers have started taking orders. Poco is among the first few companies to start its sales of its X2 via Flipkart. However, the delivery solely depends on which zone you are. For people residing in Red zones, only essential items are to be delivered and for Orange…

Indian Govt kicks off challenge to build country’s own video conferencing app

Indian Govt kicks off challenge to build country’s own video conferencing app

As an alternative to the popular video conferencing app Zoom, now the Indian Government wants its own similar app developed by Indian developers. The Government is bringing this as a challenge. The winner will be rewarded a whopping amount of Rs 1 crore as a prize. In this Quarantine days, work from home became the…

Xiaomi launched wireless Power Bank in India

Xiaomi launched wireless Power Bank in India

Xiaomi India on Monday 16th March launched the 10000mAh Mi Wireless Power Bank. This power bank supports 10W fast charging wirelessly and 18W wired charging. It supports two-way fast charging. Further, it comes with an input of USB Type-C. But, the most interesting thing to be noted here is that Xiaomi themselves doesn’t have a…

Netflix working on new plans for India

Netflix working on new plans for India

Netflix has recently upgraded two of its most affordable plans. The Rs. 199 “mobile” and the Rs. 499 “basic” plans have now been upgraded to high-definition (HD) video quality in India. This means that 720p video can be streamed in these two plans which earlier was only limited to standard-definition (SD) quality at 480p. That’s…

Apple to open it’s online store in India this year

Apple to open it’s online store in India this year

Good morning from Apple Park! ☀️ ⭕️ pic.twitter.com/owEJiiCAyO — Imaginat1on (@imaginat1on) February 26, 2020 Apple held its annual shareholders meeting yesterday (26th Feb) at Steve Jobs Theater. This event was less consumer centric and mainly acted as a place for shareholders to directly hear from Apple’s top executives, including CEO Tim Cook. And in case…