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EU Mulls Stricter Controls on WhatsApp, Skype

The European Union will in September propose subjecting internet services like WhatsApp and Skype to similar rules as traditional telecommunications companies, a spokesman said Wednesday. The European Commission, the executive arm of the 28-nation bloc, is set to recommend tighter privacy and security for services like Facebook-owned message service WhatsApp and Microsoft’s video phone portal Skype. Spokesman Christian Wigand said ... Read More »

Google Kills Hangouts On Air, Points Users to YouTube Live

HIGHLIGHTS Google discontinues its Hangouts On Air service Company says Hangouts to focus on enterprise customers Allo and Duo meant to provide basic functionalities of Hangouts It seems as if Google has accepted that it needs to simplify its Hangouts app and make it a dedicated platform focused towards businesses. The search giant has not only decided to discontinue its ... Read More »

Nvidia Posts Strong Results on Gaming, Data Centre Strength

Chipmaker Nvidia Corp reported its fastest quarterly sales growth in nearly five years, powered by strong demand for the company’s processors used in gaming computers and in data centres. Shares of the company, which also forecast current-quarter revenue above analysts’ estimates, were up about 3 percent at $61.43 in after-hours trading on Thursday, on pace to open at a record ... Read More »

Global Business Groups Petition China’s Premier on Cyber Rules

In a letter addressed to Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, 46 global business groups spanning finance, information technology, insurance and manufacturing urged Beijing to revise its draft cyber rules which they said would hamper trade. The signatories include industry associations from Asia, Australia, the United States, Mexico and Europe, according to a copy of the letter seen by Reuters. Foreign industry ... Read More »

Creo Mark 1 Gets July Fuel OS Update With Focus on Privacy Features

HIGHLIGHTS The Creo Mark 1 runs the India-developed Android-based Fuel OS Creo promises a ‘new phone every month’ with OS updates This is the third update Creo has rolled out since April Creo, the maker of the Mark 1 smartphone, on Wednesday announced the July update to its indigenously-developed Android custom ROM ‘Fuel OS’. To recall, the Creo Mark 1 ... Read More »

Lenovo K5 Note to Launch in India on August 1

HIGHLIGHTS The K5 Note was launched in China in January It is priced at CNY 1,099 (roughly Rs. 11,400) It’s powered by an octa-core MediaTek Helio P10 SoC Lenovo India has sent invites for the launch of the K5 Note smartphone in India, following teasers from over the weekend. The Lenovo K5 Note is set to launch in India on ... Read More »

Xiaomi’s Redmi Note 4 Smartphone Expected to Launch on July 27

HIGHLIGHTS Xiaomi’s Redmi Note 4 is said to sport dual-rear camera set-up The smartphone is said to sport metal builds Redmi Note 4 is said to features Snapdragon 652 SoC Chinese handset maker Xiaomi has started teasing an upcoming launch event on July 27 where the company is rumoured to launch its next Redmi smartphone. The teaser invite shared on ... Read More »

Amazon India’s International Deals Day: Offers on Pebble Smartwatches, Bose Headphones, and More

HIGHLIGHTS Pebble, Fitbit and Jawbone are some International brands available The International Deals Day is for limited period Some notebooks are also available under the offer Amazon India is holding International Deals Day on Wednesday where consumers can get discounts across various electronic products. Some of international brands available under Amazon’s International Deals Day include Fitbit, Jawbone, Pebble, ION Audio, ... Read More »

You Can Now Send a Note to US President Barack Obama on Facebook Messenger

People hoping to send a note to President Barack Obama can now contact the White House usingFacebook Messenger, just as they would communicate with their friends. The White House says Obama reads 10 letters every night and that they help keep him in touch with what’s happening around the country. White House chief digital officer Jason Goldman says expanding the ... Read More »

Microsoft Wants Developers to Report Edge Bugs on Twitter

HIGHLIGHTS Developers can tweet bug reports using #EdgeBug Users will receive a reply from @MSEdgeDev A simpler way for developers to file bug reports Every software application out there isn’t without its own set of bugs and issues. And it is important to report these bugs so that developers can improve their apps. Microsoft understands that there needs to be ... Read More »