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iOS 12 Beta 1 Seen to Outperform iOS 11.4 in App Load Times, Speed on iPhone 8, iPhone 5S

iOS 12 Beta 1 Seen to Outperform iOS 11.4 in App Load Times, Speed on iPhone 8, iPhone 5S

Apple’s iOS 12 was previewed at the main keynote at WWDC 2018 in San Jose, California on Monday. While there were features galore during the keynote, the primary focus remained on performance upgrades and bug fixes. iOS 11 has been criticised in the past year […]

Microsoft Said to Be in Talks to Buy Code-Repository GitHub

Microsoft Said to Be in Talks to Buy Code-Repository GitHub

Microsoft has reportedly held talks to buy software developer platform GitHub. The San Francisco, California-headquartered GitHub has more than 23 million individual users in more than 1.5 million organisations. Software developers use the tools of the privately-held company to store code, keep track of updates […]

Nearly 10,000 iOS Apps on App Store Generated Over $1 Million Since July 2010: App Annie

Nearly 10,000 iOS Apps on App Store Generated Over $1 Million Since July 2010: App Annie

The App Store will be 10-years-old on July 10, and app analytics firm App Annie has released a report to reveal the performance of the store in the last decade. The company highlights that since July 2010, the App Store has included nearly 10,000 apps […]

Google Chat Service a Precious Gift to Cybercriminals and Government Spies: Amnesty

Google Chat Service a Precious Gift to Cybercriminals and Government Spies: Amnesty

Google’s decision to launch a new messaging service called Chat without end-to-end encryption shows utter contempt for the privacy of Android users and has handed a precious gift to cybercriminals and government spies alike, Amnesty International has said. Earlier this week,Google spokesperson confirmed that the […]

Russia Takes Heavy Hand to Internet to Block Telegram

Russia Takes Heavy Hand to Internet to Block Telegram

Russian authorities are freezing up vast swathes of the country’s online world in what critics call a heavy-handed – and so far unsuccessful – attempt to block a popular messaging app, Telegram. The head of the communications watchdog acknowledged Wednesday that millions of IP addresses […]

Uber CEO and Transport Boss Had Second Meeting Over London Licence Battle

Uber CEO and Transport Boss Had Second Meeting Over London Licence Battle

London’s Transport Commissioner Mike Brown met Uber boss Dara Khosrowshahi in January, a freedom of information request revealed, as the Silicon Valley app fights to keep its cars on the streets of its most important European market. Uber is battling a decision by the city’s […]

Google Photos for Android Gets New Video Editor, Files Go Updated With Navigation Drawer

Google Photos for Android Gets New Video Editor, Files Go Updated With Navigation Drawer

Google Photos, the photo storage app on Android and iOS, is getting newer video editing capabilities. An update to the Photos app is rolling out on Android smartphones and it includes new more powerful movie editor. The feature was earlier available on Google Photos for […]

Amazon Alexa Blueprints Launched to Let Users Create Personalised Alexa Skills

Amazon Alexa Blueprints Launched to Let Users Create Personalised Alexa Skills

Amazon on Thursday rolled out a new set of tools called Alexa Skill Blueprints, which lets users create custom responses for the smart assistant. The e-commerce giant is providing users with a set of simple templates that help in creating personalised experiences for Alexa within […]

WhatsApp Photos, Videos Deleted Accidentally? Here’s How You Can Download It Again

WhatsApp Photos, Videos Deleted Accidentally? Here’s How You Can Download It Again

WhatsApp for Android has added some new features and bug fixes in its latest updates. Earlier, it fixed a timestamp issue found in the WhatsApp beta version 2.18.109. Now, the messaging app has introduced a new feature that lets users download deleted media files. Previously, […]

Paytm to Show IPL 2018 Live Scores, Sell Tickets to Kings XI Punjab and Delhi Daredevils Matches

Paytm to Show IPL 2018 Live Scores, Sell Tickets to Kings XI Punjab and Delhi Daredevils Matches

Joining the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2018 bandwagon, Paytm app has started showing live cricket score updates. The IPL score updates are available right on the homescreen of the Paytm app starting this season and will continue to appear across all major domestic and international […]