Google Duo takes on WhatsApp by allowing up to eight people to join a single video call Google Duo has upgraded its group video calling feature by allowing up to eight people to join a single call at once. This shows an increase from the previous group size limit of four users. Notably, the new
Apple’s plans of introducing its own iPhone 5G chip could take as long as six years, the media reported. In order to reduce its reliance on suppliers, the iPhone-maker has been designing a lot of components which would be required to integrate superfast 5G connectivity into phones by itself, CNET reported on Wednesday. According to
Sensor Tower has released app-related data from its Q1 2019 Data Digest Report, and the most downloaded app worldwide in the first quarter was WhatsApp with more than 223 million new installs. On iOS, TikTok was the most downloaded app on the App Store with more than 33 million installs in Q1 2019, and it
Apple iPhone user base in the US has seen a downward trend for quite some time now and its estimated base saw a dismal growth in the first calendar quarter of 2019, new data from Consumer Intelligence Research Partners (CIRP) has revealed. The quarter ending March 2019 recorded the US iPhone user base at 193
Call of Duty Mobile was announced in March, but not much detail was revealed back then regarding gameplay elements. Well, thankfully for fans, Activision has divulged a tonne of details regarding Call of Duty Mobile such as game modes, maps, controls options, and characters to name a few. The studio behind the hit FPS franchise
For more than a year, Apple avoided major damage from the US trade war with China, thanks in part to a White House charm offensive by Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook. But the company now faces its first major hit — from both sides of the dispute. A new round of tariffs proposed by the US on Monday
iPhone XR’s sequel is likely to ship in two new colour options this year Apple launched the iPhone XR back in 2018 as a cheaper alternative to its flagship iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max phones. This year, Apple is expected to introduce a successor to last year’s iPhone XR model. There were rumours earlier
Apple’s loss in a high-stakes Supreme Court case on Monday unsettled Silicon Valley, threatening a wave of new consumer lawsuits and other legal salvos that could challenge the size and power of the tech industry. For Apple, the 5-4 decision means that iPhone owners can proceed with a class-action case targeting the company’s App Store.
Apple’s iPhone SE may not be compatible with iOS 13 One of the biggest advantages of using an iPhone is that you’re highly likely to continue receiving software updates for a long time. Last year, Apple released iOS 12 with support for each and every device that was compatible with iOS 11. That meant iPhone
The much talked about standalone music app that Apple is bringing with macOS 10.15 is being built on the existing framework of iTunes, rather than on a new app code, as per a report. Instead of building the app from the scratch, the new music app for macOS would be a regular AppKit Mac app,
Apple supplier Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC) has reportedly started production of the new chip that will be integrated into the next-gen iPhone models. Dubbed as Apple A13, the new mobile chip has said to have already gone into early test production, and will move into mass production as early as this month, if things
PUBG Mobile’s season 6 is about to end, but if you are anxious to know what Season 7 of the hit mobile game has in store, you are in luck. Details of PUBG Mobile’s Season 7 have been leaked, alongside some information about the Season 7 Royale Pass and the rewards that come with it.
Privacy cannot be a “luxury good” that’s only available to people who can afford to buy premium products and services, Google CEO Sundar Pichai has said, taking a subtle dig at Apple that offers premium-priced products. In an op-ed written for The New York Times, Pichai defended his company’s approach to privacy and users’ data.
Apple has finalised a short list of locations for its first retail store in India, according to people familiar with the plans, as the company redoubles its efforts in the world’s fastest-growing smartphone market. The iPhone giant has zeroed in on several upscale sites in Mumbai, and plans to make a final decision in the
Warren Buffett’s Paper Wizard involves delivering newspapers Apple has released a new iPhone game, it’s first in over a decade, starring Warren Buffett. The game is titled Warren Buffett’s Paper Wizard and is now available on the App Store as a free download. Buffett, the third richest person in the world, used to deliver newspapers
Apple Inc. is planning to unleash a slew of new apps, features and development tools at its annual software conference next month. To improve its devices and strengthen its connection to customers, the consumer technology giant will continue to walk a fine line between wooing outside app makers while also competing against them. The Worldwide Developers
Mozilla Firefox team is working on a general fix for the issue impacting add-ons Firefox is not allowing users to install any of the listed add-ons due to a certificate issue, Mozilla confirmed in a forum post. The latest issue is also disabling existing add-ons and preventing users from enabling any installed add-ons on the
Apple AirPods may have received another testament to their build quality – passing through the human digestive tract unscathed. But, we warn, please don’t try this at home. In a “magical” turn of events, a Taiwanese man realised he had swallowed one earbud of his AirPods while he was sleeping. Ben Hsu, a navy recruiter
Analyst group IHS has provided a slightly more positive estimate yet for the number of iPhones sold in Q2 2019. This comes after Apple’s earnings call for Q2 2019, where the company revealed that iPhone shipments were down 17 percent year-on-year. IHS estimated that Apple has shipped 43.8 million iPhones in Q2 2019, which according
Last year, streaming services such as Netflix and Amazon Prime Video released over 100 originals from India across genres and format, be it TV shows, movies, short films, or comedy specials. That number — and the money being poured into these original productions — is only going to shoot up in 2019 as more players
Paid subscriptions for Apple Services business reached a record high of over 390 million at the end of March - an increase of 30 million in the last quarter alone, the company’s CEO Tim Cook has said. “Subscriptions are a powerful driver of our Services business. We reached a new high of over 390 million paid
Apple’s 5G modem project lead Ruben Caballero has reportedly left the company in the wake of a division restructure and the recently-signed Qualcomm modem deal. Following his exit from the company, Caballero has been removed from Apple’s staff directory and organisational chart as well, Apple Insider reported on Monday, citing a report by The Information.
You need to use the latest WhatsApp version on your Android device to get the official Cricket Stickers WhatsApp has announced Cricket Stickers to celebrate the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL) 2019 tournament. Initially, WhatsApp is rolling out the official Cricket Stickers pack for Android users, though iPhone users would also soon get the new
Chip-making giant Intel has confirmed the “surprise” settlement between Qualcomm and Apple pushed it to exit the mobile 5G race, The Wall Street Journal has reported. “In light of the announcement of Apple and Qualcomm, we assessed the prospects for us to make money while delivering this technology for smartphones and concluded at the time
Intel Corp is exploring strategic options for its modem chip business, including a possible sale to Apple or another acquirer, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday, citing people familiar with the matter. Intel decided to exit the 5G modem chip business last week, hours after Apple settled a longstanding legal dispute with Qualcomm Inc,
Google is now allowing Assistant on Android and iOS devices to read out stories (both regular and bedtime) in English to people in India, US, UK, Canada, and Australia. The available stories range from tales about Blaze and the Monster Machines to more classic bedtime stories like Sleeping Beauty and Little Red Riding Hood. This
iPhone XR, Apple’s most affordable model in the current iPhone lineup, was the bestselling smartphone from the company in the US during the last quarter of 2018. And, we are here in April of 2019 and the smartphone is still dominating the sales in the US by still being the bestselling iPhone model in the
LG Display Co Ltd on Wednesday said OLED R&D costs and stalled smartphone growth will likely translate into a weak 2019, after the Apple Inc supplier booked a first-quarter operating loss that was wider than analyst estimates. The South Korean manufacturer may underperform market expectations as it invests heavily in organic light-emitting diode (OLED) panels
Apple is reportedly planning to bring a number of developer centric features in iOS 13 and macOS 10.15 that will not only enhance the user experience but also make it easier for the developers to bring new and useful features to their applications. According to an online report, some of the key changes that the developers
Jio TV users have a reason to cheer for. Reliance Jio has quietly added four new exclusive HD channels to the Jio TV video-on-demand and live TV platform. With tariffs no longer a differentiator, the telecom operators are looking towards content offerings to entice prospective subscribers. Reliance Jio already provides a very extensive list of