• WhatsApp to allow business accounts
WhatsApp to allow business accounts

After this verification, those businesses will be listed as " Confirmed accounts " and you'll see a green checkmark against their names on WhatsApp . According to WhatsApp , the new app is meant to reflect the way people already use its service. The application isn't that different from the original in terms of UI, but adds a number of business-r...

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  • Motorola to open 50 Moto Hubs in Delhi-NCR this month
Motorola to open 50 Moto Hubs in Delhi-NCR this month

Promotional photo of what is said to be the Moto Z3 and Z3 Play has leaked revealing the design details. The phone will feature a 5.93-inch Full HD+ display with a screen resolution of 2160 x 1080 pixels. Now, only an image supposed to be that of this new device has been leaked and it shows a few physical features. The smartphone is also repo...

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  • Is Your Portrait Stored in Any of World's Top Museums? Ask Google
Is Your Portrait Stored in Any of World's Top Museums? Ask Google

Do not open the app before the next step. First, download the Google Arts & Culture app on your iOS or Android app. The app launched November 30, 2015, as a way to offer virtual tours of over 1,000 museums, and comes with a companion website that offers museum tours ("go inside the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao", in Spain, ) and contemporary...

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  • Ranger pick-up truck returns to Ford lineup
Ranger pick-up truck returns to Ford lineup

The new Ranger will start arriving in North American dealerships in early 2019 and be assembled at its Wayne, Michigan, factory in suburban Detroit . Ford also offers customers an FX4 Off-Road Package with the Ranger, which provides off-road-tuned shocks, all-terrain tires, a frame-mounted heavy-gauge steel front bash plate, frame-mounted skid p...

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  • Push to reverse FCC rollback of net neutrality rules gets Senate boost
Push to reverse FCC rollback of net neutrality rules gets Senate boost

A Senate bill that would reverse the Federal Communications Commission's decision in December, received its 30th co-sponsor Monday, meaning that it will receive a vote, reports The Hill . That said, some IA member companies dedication to net neutrality isn't quite what it used to be. The California legislature is preparing new legislation that w...

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  • Fired Engineer Says Google Discriminated Based on His 'Male Gender,' 'Caucasian Race'
Fired Engineer Says Google Discriminated Based on His 'Male Gender,' 'Caucasian Race'

The memo in which he criticized the company's hiring practices, and claimed that disparities between men and women in the technology industry were at least partially due to behavioral differences between those genders due to biology, led to his firing from the company in August.

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  • Samsung The Wall unveiled as the future of TV
Samsung The Wall unveiled as the future of TV

The screen is supremed with durability, effectiveness, luminous efficiency, and low power consumption that altogether set the bar higher for future screen technology. Samsung has been working hard to take on OLED and came up with the new microLED tech to do just that. The new features that the 8K solution packs are: detail enhancement for upgrad...

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  • LG to showcase its first ever 4K projector at CES 2018
LG to showcase its first ever 4K projector at CES 2018

Rated at 2,500 lumens, the HU80KA certainly has a bright future ahead of it, making it LG's brightest projector so far, matching it up against what's now available in the market today. LG has included a carrying handle, making it easier to hold and carry the projector around. Oh, and it runs webOS just like LG's TV lineup so it's got most of th...

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  • Apple says iOS is vulnerable to Meltdown and Spectre issues
Apple says iOS is vulnerable to Meltdown and Spectre issues

Apple said it would issue a patch to its Safari web browser for those devices "in the coming days". The security vulnerabilities apply to all modern computer processors and affect almost all computers and smartphones, leaving tech companies scrambling to find a fix .

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  • Xiaomi India's revenue to top Dollars 2 bln in 2017
Xiaomi India's revenue to top Dollars 2 bln in 2017

The sale will commence today and will continue till Thursday, December 21. Xiaomi's Mi A1 Red Special Edition which was recently launched for Rs 14,999 is also seen listed on the Mi No.1 FAN sale page with a Rs 2,000 discount. Xiaomi's earphones line-up will get an average of Rs 100 discount on the existing price. The 10,000 mAh variant's ...

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  • Facebook Introduces Snooze Button For Those Annoying Friends
Facebook Introduces Snooze Button For Those Annoying Friends

The snooze feature will let you mute a person, page, or group for 30 days. You have a connection with hundreds of people on Facebook but honestly can't stand to associate with a lot of them. "As News Feed evolves, we'll continue to provide easy-to-use tools to give you the most personalized experience possible every time you visit Facebook", ...

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  • YouTube's new paid music streaming service could launch in March
YouTube's new paid music streaming service could launch in March

According to Bloomberg , which cites unnamed sources familiar with the matter, YouTube's paid service is slated to roll out next March and Warner Music Group is already onboard. And yet, YouTube itself attracts more than a billion users per month, with tens and hundreds of millions of plays on some tracks, and major labels say they're not ...

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  • Android 8.1.0 Update Rolling Out Via Android Beta Program
Android 8.1.0 Update Rolling Out Via Android Beta Program

The update weighs around 40MB for the Pixel 2 and 43MB for the Pixel 2 XL. Have you been testing the Developer Preview versions of Android 8.1 on your Pixel 2? Share your thoughts and your concerns about the new update via the comment box below.

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  • Nintendo Switch features and pricing detailed for Bayonetta 1 and 2
Nintendo Switch features and pricing detailed for Bayonetta 1 and 2

Developer PlatinumGames and Nintendo have announced Bayonetta 3 for the Nintendo Switch alongside a re-release of Bayonetta 1 and 2 on Nintendo's new hybrid platform. That definitely puts some pressure for " Bayonetta 3 " to perform especially considering that it will only be available to the Nintendo Switch . Bayonetta 1&2 are also he...

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  • Google announces Android Oreo (Go Edition) for entry-level smartphones
Google announces Android Oreo (Go Edition) for entry-level smartphones

The app has been custom built for Go edition devices. The objective is to reach out to a larger user base and share the recent Android experience even with those who use entry-level devices. The CNET.com website, specialized in technology topics, reported that Datally's features are nothing new, as they can be found among the capabilities in Andr...

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  • Honor View 10 hands-on preview: Flagship killer killer?
Honor View 10 hands-on preview: Flagship killer killer?

There's also a dedicated AI engine which is responsible for scrutinising scenes in real-time for automatically adjusting the camera settings. Honor has apparently partnered with Microsoft and thus the Microsoft Translators use the AI engine.

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  • Facebook to launch chat app for children
Facebook to launch chat app for children

Lavallee, who is the content strategist at the Center on Media and Child Health at Boston Children's Hospital and Harvard University, said about the Messenger Kids a "useful tool" that "makes parents the gatekeepers". "This app could put pressure on parents to introduce social media earlier to children who may not have developed the emotional resil...

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  • Here's what an 8-team College Football Playoff would have looked like
Here's what an 8-team College Football Playoff would have looked like

After the field was announced Sunday, Iowa fans took pleasure in knowing their team's blowout win was the reason Ohio State missed out on the playoff. Clemson won it's third straight ACC Championship this season, beating Miami 38-3 Saturday night. Bryant has been excellent in the six games since the Syracuse loss, completing 125-of-186 passes (...

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  • Microsoft plans to rebuild its suburban headquarters
Microsoft plans to rebuild its suburban headquarters

There is a big emphasis on the outdoor space within the campus, with the highlight being a 2-acre open plaza which will be able to host up to 12,000 people at once, as well as transport, which will link Redmond with Seattle with a Link Light Rail scheduled to open in 2023.

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  • Microsoft Now Sells the Samsung Galaxy Note8
Microsoft Now Sells the Samsung Galaxy Note8

Samsung's very own foldable phone idea has been around for quite some time but it hasn't b en implemented still. Furthermore, Samsung is also expected to offer backward compatibility with the DeX. The document shows a narrow Samsung device with a screen that bends and folds like an old-school flip phone handset, with a large hinge. The smart...

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