WhatsApp quietly rolls out tool to share status on Facebook

WhatsApp quietly rolls out tool to share status on Facebook

Sunday, 22 September 2019 | IANS | San Francisco

Facebook-owned instant messaging app WhatsApp has begun rolling out a feature for Android users to let them share their status stories directly on Facebook Story and other apps. Just like Instagram, WhatsApp's status Stories let users post images, text and videos on your profile that disappear after 24 hours. WhatsApp hasn't made...

Apple iOS 13.1, iPadOS arriving on Sep 24: Report

Apple iOS 13.1, iPadOS arriving on Sep 24: Report

Friday, 20 September 2019 | IANS | San Francisco

After rolling out iOS 13 for iPhones and watchOS 6 for Apple Watch Series, the iPhone maker is expected to unfold iOS 13.1 along with iPadOS on September 24, instead of September 30 as previously confirmed. The iOS 13.1 will bring several features that were avoided for the initial iOS 13...

Keep it simple: Learnings from Vikram's crash

Keep it simple: Learnings from Vikram's crash

Friday, 20 September 2019 | IANS | Chennai

Keep the technology simple; freeze the mission profile and don't change it till the last moment; carry out the simulation tests to the maximum possible level -- these are some of the learnings from the crash landing of India's moon lander Vikram, said a former official of the Indian Space...

64MP Samsung Galaxy A70s in India this month for nearly Rs 30K

64MP Samsung Galaxy A70s in India this month for nearly Rs 30K

Friday, 20 September 2019 | IANS | New Delhi

 Aiming to make Galaxy A series a $4-billion brand in India this year, Samsung is all set to launch its most premium Galaxy A device "A70s" with 64MP rear camera sensor later this month, informed sources told IANS on Thursday. Galaxy A70s is likely to come in two variants --...

Google Assistant gets more optimised for Indian languages

Google Assistant gets more optimised for Indian languages

Thursday, 19 September 2019 | IANS | Mumbai

US based search giant Google on Thursday announced a major update for Assistant users in India where one can now make Assistant talk in Hindi by just asking "Ok Google, Hindi bolo or "Talk to me in Hindi. Besides Hindi and English, users will also be able to find content in...

Apple files to trademark the 'Slofie' name

Apple files to trademark the 'Slofie' name

Thursday, 19 September 2019 | IANS | San Francisco

Apple has applied for a US trademark on 'Slofie', potentially giving the company control over the word's usage. "Slofie is the term for selfies recorded in slow-motion at 120fps. The iPhone maker does define slofie as "downloadable computer software for use in capturing and recording video." The trademark is likely meant to...

Realme, Samsung have lowest return rates among brands: Survey

Realme, Samsung have lowest return rates among brands: Survey

Thursday, 19 September 2019 | IANS | New Delhi

Chinese handset maker Realme and South Korean major Samsung have the lowest return rates among all smartphone brands in India, a survey by CyberMedia Research (CMR) said on Thursday. The "CMR MICI" survey that included 4,000 smartphone owners across top eight Indian cities, focused on smartphone purchase process, key smartphone specs...

Facebook expands home video-calling Portal lineup

Facebook expands home video-calling Portal lineup

Thursday, 19 September 2019 | IANS | San Francisco

Facebook has expanded its Portal family of home video-calling devices with three new models: Portal, Portal Mini and Portal TV. Facebook has added a new way to connect with friends on Portal through WhatsApp, in addition to Messenger calling. Portal offers hands-free voice control. All WhatsApp calls on Portal are end-to-end encrypted,...

State Editions

Man kills wife for ‘adultery’ in Prem Nagar, surrenders

23 September 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

City sees decline in butterflies this year

23 September 2019 | Sapna Singh | Delhi

IIT Delhi team to study impact of odd-even scheme

23 September 2019 | PTI | Delhi

CM to speak on anti-pollution steps at Denmark summit

23 September 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Sisodia inaugurates cultural event Awam Ki Awaz in Capital

23 September 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

PWD to finish work on Pragati Maidan tunnel by Jan

23 September 2019 | GAYATHRI MAN | Delhi

Sunday Edition

Prioritising Strategic Economic Cooperation

22 September 2019 | Asoke Mukerji | Agenda

The complexities of caste system

22 September 2019 | Kumar Chellappan | Agenda

Dukh, Dard and a Season of Hope

22 September 2019 | Excerpt | Agenda

Astroturf | Empower your mind for success

22 September 2019 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

Talktime | ‘Casting procedure should be streamlined'

22 September 2019 | MUSBA HASHMI | Sunday Pioneer

Pushing musical limit

22 September 2019 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer