Marking the end of its beta run, Clubhouse is now open for everyone on Android and iOS

Clubhouse now open to all; drops invite-only access

Jul 23, 2021

The company has also introduced an official website, a new logo along with a new app icon - Justin "Meezy" Williams, who is rapper 21 Savage's manager

Xiaomi has been ranked third globally in terms of smartphone shipments in Q4 2020, and has a presence in over 100 countries and regions

Mi India records Rs 1,000 cr sales on 7th anniversary sale; Mi 11X series, Mi 10i top-selling products

Jul 22, 2021

Best-selling devices across platforms during this sale were the latest Mi smartphones -- Mi 11X series, Mi 10i, Redmi Note 10, Redmi 9 Power, Redmi 9, and Redmi 9A

Given that the April-June 2020 had an almost two-month nationwide lockdown (amid the first wave of the pandemic), the year-on-year comparison was "extremely favorable" with shipments up 87 per cent, Canalys said in its report

India's smartphone market fell 13% to 32.4 mn amid second COVID-19 wave: Canalys

Jul 22, 2021

"India was taken by surprise by its second wave, as the new COVID variant emerged and took hold quickly. For smartphone vendors, this was a wake-up call, and shows the importance of bolstering both online and offline presences equally," Canalys Analyst Sanyam Chaurasia said

Subscribers can purchase Super Thanks in order to say thanks to their favourite YouTube creators by paying $2 to $50

YouTube introduces 'Super Thanks' feature to reward creators

Jul 21, 2021

The feature, called Super Thanks, is the fourth way for YouTube creators to make money

Netflix has promised an impressive line-up including new seasons of The Witcher, You and Money Heist in the latter half of 2021

Netflix to offer video games on its platform, know details

Jul 21, 2021

The American TV and movie streaming giant stated its video game offerings will be available without any extra charges and that the company will initially focus on mobile games

Apple's iOS is believed to be the most secure consumer platform in the world and Apple wishes to keep it that way

Pegasus row: Is your iPhone safe?

Jul 20, 2021

The hackers used the zero-click iMessage exploit on the iPhones running iOS 14.6 to install Pegasus software

NSO has 60 customers in 40 countries using its products of which 38% are law enforcement entities, 51% are intelligence agencies and 11% are military (Source: Reuters)

Pegasus spyware: Is the NSO Group's technology good or evil?

Jul 20, 2021

Developer of Pegasus software - the Israel-based NSO Group avows to have been 'Developing technology to prevent and investigate terror and crime'

NSO Group's Pegasus spyware was allegedly used to snoop on mobilephones of high-profile entities

Pegasus attack: Amazon shuts down infrastructure, accounts linked to Israeli NSO Group

Jul 19, 2021

Move comes as a group of media outlets and activist organisations published new research into NSO's malware and phone numbers potentially selected for targeting by NSO's government clients

The Pegasus attack is believed to have exploited Apple's iMessage (Source: Reuters)

Pegasus attack: Working on adding protection, says Apple

Jul 19, 2021

Cupertino giant Apple has condemned the cyberattack, citing Pegasus-like attacks to be highly sophisticated and often targeted at individuals. In addition, Apple is constantly adding new protection

OTT platforms in India have been increasingly attracting subscribers on a daily basis

India's video OTT market to hit $12.5 bn 2030, says report

Jul 18, 2021

The next wave of growth in the OTT landscape will spring from tier II, II and IV cities as well as the Indian language speaking populace, according to a report by RBSA Advisors

Samsung is likely to begin selling the new Galaxy Z Fold3 at around 1.99 million won (approx. $1,744) (Source: Reuters)

Samsung to unveil new foldable smartphones at lower prices

Jul 17, 2021

Samsung is expected to announce the release of two smartphones- Galaxy Z Fold3 and Galaxy Z Flip3 - along with other accessories on August 11