HP OMEN 15: A suitable match for Indian gamers

HP OMEN 15: A suitable match for Indian gamers

Sunday, 25 October 2020 | IANS | New Delhi

The gaming laptop market in India has become intensely competitive and PC and printing major HP Inc has now brought OMAN 15 to woo young customers looking for perfect gaming machines to kill boredom and maintain work-life balance in the social distancing times. The HP OMEN 15, with a smallest 15-inch...

WhatsApp to add face unlock support on Android: Report

WhatsApp to add face unlock support on Android: Report

Friday, 23 October 2020 | IANS | New Delhi

WhatsApp is reportedly preparing to bring support for face unlock feature on Android devices. According to WABetainfo, a website that tracks WhatsApp in Beta, the feature will be very helpful specifically for Pixel 4 users as the device comes without a fingerprint sensor and only supports facial recognition. Once the feature rolls...

Apple TV app coming to Sony PS4, PS5 next month

Apple TV app coming to Sony PS4, PS5 next month

Friday, 23 October 2020 | IANS | San Francisco

Sony has confirmed that the Apple TV app is coming to PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5. The Apple TV app is scheduled to arrive on PlayStations on the PS5's launch date on November 12. "Enjoy Apple TV+, Apple TV channels, new and popular movies, and personalised, curated recommendations on the Apple TV...

OTT set for explosive growth in India as Jio plans 5G roll out

OTT set for explosive growth in India as Jio plans 5G roll out

Thursday, 22 October 2020 | IANS | New Delhi

In a socially distanced world, over-the-top (OTT) video and data consumption are witnessing a steep surge in India and led by Jio Platforms that has committed to launch an India-built 5G network in the next 12 to 18 months, the video-on-demand space is set for an explosive growth, according to...

India's smartphone mkt hits record 50 mn units in Q3, Chinese cos capture 76% share: Canalys

India's smartphone mkt hits record 50 mn units in Q3, Chinese cos capture 76% share: Canalys

Thursday, 22 October 2020 | PTI | New Delhi

Smartphone segment in India rebounded after the lockdown to touch an all-time high of 50 million units in September quarter with Chinese companies collectively holding 76 per cent market share, according to research firm Canalys. All the top five smartphone vendors - Xiaomi, Samsung, Vivo, Realme and Oppo- saw their shipment...

Women now represent 28.6% of Microsoft's global workforce

Women now represent 28.6% of Microsoft's global workforce

Thursday, 22 October 2020 | IANS | New Delhi

Women now represent 28.6 per cent of the global Microsoft workforce, an increase of 1 percentage point since last year. However, the tech giant admitted that racial and ethnic minority communities have largely seen incremental progress and there is still much work to be done. According to Microsoft's ‘2020 Diversity and Inclusion'...

OnePlus 9 may launch earlier than expected in March 2021

OnePlus 9 may launch earlier than expected in March 2021

Thursday, 22 October 2020 | IANS | Beijing

Chinese smartphone maker OnePlus is reportedly planning to launch 'OnePlus 9' sometime around mid-March next year. This apparent launch date would be roughly a month earlier than the OnePlus 8 series, which was launched on April 14 this year, reports Android Central. The OnePlus 9 will most likely incorporate some of the...

Now play, control Spotify podcasts via Google Assistant in English

Now play, control Spotify podcasts via Google Assistant in English

Wednesday, 21 October 2020 | IANS | New Delhi

Swedish audio streaming giant Spotify on Wednesday rolled out a new feature to play and control podcasts via Google Assistant in English. Now, one can listen to Spotify podcasts on Google Assistant-enabled smart speakers and smart displays like the new Nest Audio, Nest Mini, Nest Hub Max and more. "To date, users...

State Editions

Covid-19 cases on  decline in State

25 October 2020 | PNS | Ranchi

IN BRIEF

25 October 2020 | PNS | Ranchi

Lalu likely to sacrifice goats to please Goddess Durga

25 October 2020 | VIJAY DEO JHA | Ranchi

Congress intensifies poll campaign in Bermo

25 October 2020 | PNS | Ranchi

JD(U) joins hands with  BJP for by-election

25 October 2020 | PNS | Ranchi

Sunday Edition

Dussehra of Kulasekaranpatinam, Tuticorin

25 October 2020 | Experts | Agenda

The Return of Delhi Smog

25 October 2020 | Sonal Shukla | Agenda

Astroturf: Season of empowerment

25 October 2020 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

Dauntless picks

25 October 2020 | MUSBA HASHMI | Sunday Pioneer

Talktime | ‘It’s a matter of perception on how to value artwork’

25 October 2020 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer

‘I shifted to NY to explore international music’

25 October 2020 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer