Apple releases system updates for iPhones, MacBooks

Apple releases system updates for iPhones, MacBooks

Saturday, 25 May 2019 | IANS | San Francisco

Just weeks after releasing the iOS 12.3 update globally, Apple is rolling out a minor iOS 12.3.1 update with bug fixes along with a supplemental update for macOS 10.14.5. The iOS update addresses a bug that prevented the "report junk" option from appearing on applicable threads and another one that made...

Google showing Indian elections across search, Assistant and YouTube

Google showing Indian elections across search, Assistant and YouTube

Thursday, 23 May 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

Tech giant Google Thursday said it is bringing live updates on the Indian elections live across Search and YouTube. "We are showing live election results, sourced from Election Commission of India through Nielsen, on Search and on the Assistant (across Android, iOS and KaiOS). You can find national level results as...

Apple pledges to alert users on iPhone performance

Apple pledges to alert users on iPhone performance

Thursday, 23 May 2019 | IANS | London

Apple has committed to be clearer and more upfront with iPhone users about battery health and performance, the UK's competition watchdog has said. The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) had raised consumer law concerns with the Cupertino-based tech giant last year after finding people were not being warned clearly that their...

Britain's first 5G service to be launched in May

Britain's first 5G service to be launched in May

Thursday, 23 May 2019 | IANS | London

Mobile network operator EE said on Wednesday that it will launch Britain's first 5G service in six major cities on May 30. EE will switch on its 5G service in London, Cardiff, Edinburgh, Belfast, Birmingham and Manchester later this month, the Xinhua news agency reported.  The company also said that it will...

Jabra starts shipping 'Elite 85h' headphones

Jabra starts shipping 'Elite 85h' headphones

Wednesday, 22 May 2019 | IANS | New Delhi

Denmark-based Jabra, a subsidiary of GN Netcom that makes in-ear and on-ear audio wearables, on Wednesday started shipping its "Elite 85h" headphones. Priced at Rs 28,999, the headset will be available for purchase on Amazon.in, Croma and Jabra authorised re-sellers in India from Saturday, the company said in a statement.  The headphones...

Chandrayaan-2 launch to take place between July 9-16: ISRO

Chandrayaan-2 launch to take place between July 9-16: ISRO

Wednesday, 22 May 2019 | PTI | Sriharikota (AP)

The Indian Space Research Organisation is all set to embark on its most complex mission ever undertaken as thespace agency is gearing to launch Chandrayaan-2 between July 9 and 16. The landing on the moon is expected to be on September 6, ISRO chairman K Sivan said. "It is going to land...

Jeff Bezos finally gets '.amazon' domain: Report

Jeff Bezos finally gets '.amazon' domain: Report

Wednesday, 22 May 2019 | IANS | San Francisco

After seven years of trying, Jeff Bezos led e-commerce giant Amazon has finally bagged the '.amazon' domain name from the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN). The e-commerce giant first applied for this domain in 2012 but its approval took seven years because a group of South American countries...

Huawei's laptop removed from Microsoft store

Huawei's laptop removed from Microsoft store

Wednesday, 22 May 2019 | IANS | San Francisco

Complying to US President Donald Trump's executive order to crack down on Chinese tech companies, software giant Microsoft has removed Huawei laptops from the store, while remaining silent on the potential Windows ban. A listing for the MateBook X Pro mysteriously disappeared over the weekend and searching for any Huawei hardware...

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Globe Trotting

19 May 2019 | Agencies | Sunday Pioneer

Left, TMC urge EC to ensure free, fair polling

19 May 2019 | PNS | Sunday Pioneer

Didi’s nephew sends defemation notice to PM

19 May 2019 | Saugar Sengupta | Sunday Pioneer

MoD rejects Vice Admiral Bimal Verma's petition

19 May 2019 | PNS | Sunday Pioneer