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Twitter's secrets are pouring out. Thanks to its new owner Elon Musk

Twitter Files Explained: How Elon Musk is dismantling Twitter's well-kept secrets

Dec 03, 2022

On Friday evening, Elon Musk started counting down minutes, not for some SpaceX launch but for an expose on Twitter, which he dubbed Twitter Files.

The Files throw light on a particular instance from 2020, related to US President Joe Biden’s son, Hunter Biden.

Twitter Files: Elon Musk leaks old top-secret chats around censorship on Twitter

Dec 03, 2022

Twitter Files throw light on a particular instance from 2020, related to US President Joe Biden’s son, Hunter Biden. The author of Twitter Files claimed that the social media company has taken some extraordinary steps to suppress a story from The New York Post.

Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) on Friday introduced its first-ever interactive 'WhatsApp Services for policyholders.

LIC launches WhatsApp services; Here's how it can be availed

Dec 02, 2022

A user who has his policy registered will just have to send a 'Hi' on Mobile no 8976862090. The chatbot then will give a user 11 options to choose from.

The suspension came after West tweeted antisemitic comments and praised Adolf Hitler. He tweeted a picture that appeared to show a swastika inside a Star of David.

Twitter suspends Kanye West once again; here's what happened

Dec 02, 2022

Kanye West, also known as Ye, has also been banned from Instagram after he posted against the Jewish community in October.

This new feature would be similar to views that are shown on videos. This would give a fair idea about the reach of a tweet irrespective of the engagement it gets.

‘More alive than it looks': Elon Musk announces new Twitter feature to show total views on every tweet

Dec 02, 2022

Musk believes that the number of people using Twitter is very high but this number doesn't translate to people tweeting or reacting to others' tweets. He observed that Twitter has more lurkers than participants.

Indian Airports will be better equipped with Digi Yatra to handle more passengers

How to use Digi Yatra at airports for travel without boarding pass/ticket

Dec 02, 2022

The Digi Yatra service was inaugurated on Thursday and is currently available only at three airports. The new feature will be rolled out to other major airports in India as well

Tesla semi-truck deliveries have finally begun 5 years after it was unveiled

'Looks like it came from the future': Elon Musk starts deliveries of Tesla trucks

Dec 02, 2022

Tesla's electric semi truck was initially planned for a launch in the year 2019 but battery production constraints pushed the deliveries to 2022

Jio's 5G services are now live in Mumbai, Delhi, Pune, Chennai, Bengaluru, Gurugram, Nagpur, Nathdwara, Varanasi, Hyderabad.

DoT asks telcos to not install 5G stations near airports: Report

Dec 01, 2022

DoT has reportedly asked telcos to not install 5G base stations in the 3.3-3.6 Ghz band in the area of 2.1 kilometres from both ends of the runway and 910 meters from the centre line of the runway of Indian airports with immediate effect.

During a Neuralink demonstration, a monkey is seen typing on a computer

Elon Musk's Neuralink wants to put tiny computers in human brains, trials to begin in 6 months

Dec 01, 2022

The technology has been tested on pigs and monkeys. This year's demonstration showcased the use of Neuralink implants in monkey brains.

Elon Musk says your followers may decrease; here's why

Twitter users alert! Your follower count may witness a big dip; here's why

Dec 01, 2022

Elon Musk has announced that Twitter is undertaking a purge and this will lead to the deactivation of a lot of accounts that deal with scams and spams.

Mark Zuckerberg is unhappy with Apple's dominance and control over apps

'It is problematic': What Mark Zuckerberg said about Apple's App Store dominance

Dec 01, 2022

During the summit, Zuckerberg unequivocally said that Apple is ‘trying to control’ what goes into a device. He claimed that it is problematic for one company to control what kind of app experiences get onto a device.

Elon Musk Apple CEO Tim Cook to resolve issues around Twitter and a potential ban on the platform

Elon Musk met Apple CEO Tim Cook to talk about Twitter and here’s what happened

Dec 01, 2022

Musk claimed that his ‘misunderstanding’ of Twitter being potentially removed from the App Store was resolved. According to Musk, Apple never considered it in the first place.

WhatsApp has banned over 23 lakh accounts in a matter of 31 days. Here's why it happened

WhatsApp banned over 23 lakh accounts in India in just a month; here's why

Nov 30, 2022

In the month of October, out of the 23,24,000 WhatsApp accounts that were banned, 8,11,000 of these accounts were proactively banned, before any reports from the users.

Samsung India R&D has decided to hire a thousand engineers from some of the top institutions

Samsung India to hire thousand engineers from IITs, top institutes for R&D units

Nov 30, 2022

Samsung will recruit engineers from multiple streams such as Computer Science, AI, machine learning, computer vision and VLSI, information technology, electronics

Elon Musk may further delay the launch of Twitter Blue as he wouldn't want to pay a 30 per cent tax on the subscription to Apple

Elon Musk's Twitter Blue hits another roadblock, may delay relaunch due to Apple

Nov 30, 2022

Last week, Elon Musk announced that the new 'Verified' service will be launched on December 2. He even went on to explain the new ways in which the verified system will work

Tata Group may soon buy the Apple iPhone factory owned by Wistron

Tata Group in talks with Wistron to buy Apple iPhone factory in Karnataka for Rs 5,000 crore

Nov 30, 2022

Wistron is one of the three iPhone makers in India alongside Foxconn and Pegatron. Wistron’s Karnataka facility is responsible for the manufacturing of iPhone SE, iPhone 12 and iPhone 13.

Apple iPhone 14 Pro shipments hit hard by worker unrest in China

Apple iPhone 14 Pro shipments to shrink by 20 mn units; here's how it will impact Indian buyers

Nov 30, 2022

The stock crunch is also expected to hit the Indian market. In India, the iPhone 14 Pro (256GB) delivery estimate is around four weeks and this could easily reach higher

Twitter misinformation policy was put in place in 2020 and it was withdrawn under Musk on November 23

Twitter stops enforcing Covid misinformation policy under Elon Musk

Nov 30, 2022

The global cases of Covid-19 have been on a dip. However, China reported its highest-ever cases last week. The misinformation policy was stopped being enforced when Twitter was witnessing an exodus of employees.

Protests have broken out in China against the country's zero Covid policy that has led to a nationwide shut down once again.

From porn bots to gambling ads: How China is quelling 'Zero Covid' protests online

Nov 29, 2022

China has been roiled by weekend protests in Shanghai and Beijing, after crowds there and in other Chinese cities demonstrated against China's stringent zero-Covid measures.

Apple iPhone 14 Pro will be in short supply

Apple iPhone buyers will have to wait longer for new devices; here's why

Nov 29, 2022

Worker unrest at Apple iPhone supplier Foxconn's Zhengzhou plant is one of the main reasons why you'll see a shortage of iPhone Pro models across the globe

Elon Musk is calling for 'battle for the future of civilization'

'Battle for the future of civilization': Elon Musk warns Twitter users of tyranny that lies ahead

Nov 29, 2022

Elon Musk has been very vocal against Apple's 30 per cent tax on purchases made via its App Store. He also claimed that Apple has threatened to 'withhold Twitter'.