Facebook keeps tweaking its platform quite often. Some of the changes immediately draw our attention and some don’t. And then there are some changes under the hood, say the recent update to News Feed algorithm which brings focus to posts from your friends and families instead of posts from business (Pages). Today, we list some
HMD Global brought back the world’s favourite mobile phone brand back to prominence in 2017 by marking a solid re-entry with Android-powered Nokia smartphones and a reincarnated version of the ‘brick phone’ — the 3310. However, the 3310 never really caught up with the crowd due to its lack of support for modern ‘must-have’ features
New Delhi: The railways is planning a standardisation of trains in terms of number of coaches so that all trains can run on all routes, Railway Minister Piyush Goyal said. Soon, all trains in the Indian Railway network would have 22 coaches, making them suitable for running on any route, irrespective of the time taken
Over the last few years, dual-SIM feature in smartphones has gone from becoming a rarity to a commonplace. While handsets launched in the United States and other developed markets still feature a single SIM slot, OEMs are launching customised version of their handsets in India, China, and other neighboring markets with dual-SIM functionality baked in.
Aadhaar is a national identity card issued by the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI). Many Indians now have an Aadhaar card and you can use it to verify your identity while getting a new SIM card, gas connection, or even to make payments. Your Aadhaar data includes biometric information such as a retina scan
WhatsApp’s farewell note for 2017 is not good news for some smartphone users. WhatsApp will stop working on devices running BlackBerry OS, BlackBerry 10, and Windows Phone 8.0 and older from December 31, 2017. The WhatsApp blog post with end-of-life dates clearly mentions that users of BlackBerry OS, BlackBerry 10, and Windows Phone 8.0 and
BENGALURU: The IT industry is increasing flexi, or contract, staffing as its businesses become more volatile. It allows them a great deal of flexibility because if the business fails to grow as anticipated, it is easier to shed staff, which is the industry’s biggest cost element. Quess Corp, one of India’s biggest staffing companies, says
NEW DELHI: Country’s top telecom operator Airtel has launched another affordable plan offering 1GB data. Airtel’s all-new Rs 49 under plan has a one-day validity and offers 1GB of 3G or 4G data. Other than the Rs 49 plan, Airtel has also announced Rs 98 and Rs 146 plans. Under these, it is giving 1GB
Banks have opened multiple channels to assist their customers in the bank account-Aadhaar linking process. If you haven’t linked your Aadhaar card – or the 12-digit Unique Identity Number (UID) issued by the UIDAI (Unique Identification Authority of India) – with your bank account yet, you are required to do so by December 31, 2017.
Airtel 4G Hotspot price in India has been slashed to Rs 999. The company has announced a permanent price-cut for the device, which was previously available for Rs 1,950. People can connect up to 10 devices including laptops, smartphones, tablets, etc to create a Wi-Fi Hotspot. The battery is said to last up to 6