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arrow Vivo V15 Pro with 32MP pop-up camera unveiled: Know price, launch offers
  The Vivo V15 Pro features a thin bezel profile with an in-display fingerprint sensor on the front, and a unibody gradient glass design with triple camera set-up on the back
arrow 10 years of Samsung Galaxy: The journey so far and what the future holds
  Samsung is set to unveil the Galaxy S10-series, along with a new foldable screen device, on February 21
arrow Inside Chinese database: Examination shows real-time data of 2.5 mn users
  Alongside their names, birthdates and places of employment, there were notes on the places that they had most recently visited mosque, hotel, restaurant
arrow Samsung Galaxy M20, Galaxy M10 go on sale on Amazon: Know offers, and more
  Samsung Galaxy M20 and Galaxy M10 carry V-shaped notch screens, dual-camera modules, high-capacity batteries, Exynos 7-series processors, and Android Oreo operating system-based UI
arrow Flipkart mobile bonanza sale: Deals on Samsung, Apple, Xiaomi, Asus & more
  The Flipkart mobile bonanza sale is currently live and would continue until February 23. Find out the best deals on smartphones from Samsung, Apple, Xiaomi, Asus, and others
arrow Samsung Galaxy M30 with tri-camera set-up to launch day before Redmi Note 7
  The Amazon-exclusive Samsung Galaxy M30 smartphone will launch in India on February 27 at 6 PM
arrow Huawei backlash: China accuses US of blocking block tech development
  The US says that Beijing might use Chinese tech companies to gather intelligence about foreign countries
arrow LG V40 ThinQ review: Delayed launch makes it lose out in premium segment
  It may have been up to date if it was not delayed, but considering that the smartphone landscape is changing rapidly, LG V40 ThinQ might appear a misfit among current-generation premium smartphones
arrow A year after Android debut, 'WhatsApp Business' is all set for iOS launch
  Launched in January 2018, 'WhatsApp Business' had only been made available on Android devices until now
arrow Twitter is testing a 'News Camera' feature, which is lot like Snapchat
  The micro-blogging site removed its original 'Moments' feature from its Android and iOS apps in October 2018
arrow Accept or decline: WhatsApp to give you option before being added to groups
  The WhatsApp update will provide you with three options for the group, depending on your privacy settings
arrow Facebook says it gathers intelligence on people who threaten its employees
  Facebook keeps a routinely updated list of people that members of its security team should 'be on lookout' for due to threatening statements, according to CNBC
arrow At Kumbh this year, Vodafone-Idea tries to ensure families aren't separated
  Milaap involves providing RFID tags to children and senior citizens along with the details of parents or guardians
arrow Nubia Red Magic review: Locked and loaded but falls short of target
  You could consider buying the Red Magic for its price, gaming performance and battery, and if you would like to bedazzle people with its unique LED back
arrow Software pirates are using Apple tech to put hacked apps on iPhones
  Using so-called enterprise developer certificates, these pirate operations are providing modified versions of popular apps to consumers, enabling them to stream music without ads and circumvent fees
arrow Xiaomi leads India smartphone market, OnePlus tops premium segment in 2018
  Xiaomi, Samsung, Vivo, Realme and OPPO emerged as the top five smartphone vendors in terms of market share in Q4 2018 in India
arrow Facebook expands fact-checking programme in India to counter fake news
  Facebook said once a story is rated as false, the platform was able to reduce its distribution by 80%
arrow Richard Branson to travel to space by July aboard Virgin Galactic spaceship
  Virgin Galactic is one of two companies, along with Blue Origin, on its way to sending passengers into space -- though just barely, and just for a few minutes
arrow WhatsApp blocking 2 million accounts every month for sending bulk messages
  WhatsApp is banning accounts that send a high volume of messages
arrow America the country with the most unicorns, India a distant fourth
  25% approx. of companies included in the global unicorn club are valued at exactly $1 billion
arrow LG ThinQ WK7 review: Smart speaker, good listener to liven up your home
  The LG WK7 is an aspirational smart-speaker with few rivals
arrow Skullcandy Riff Wireless review: Stylish, comfortable, easy on the pocket
  The Riff gets grace marks for charging so quickly - 0 to 100 in less than an hour - and giving a competitive 9-10 hours of playback
arrow Beware of cars with minds of their own that get too creative for human good
  Self-driving vehicles powered by artificial intelligence might not have the same priorities as their human owners
arrow Braided wire, lightweight design; these earphones make good audio companion
  Here are some of the wired and wireless earphones that offer more than just the audio experience
arrow WhatsApp introduces Touch ID and Face ID functionality for iPhones
  The privacy feature has been rolled out for users of iPhone 5s and later models and on iOS 9 OS and above
arrow Google's instant features now available on more Chromebooks, Android phones
  The feature automatically turns off mobile hotspot on phone as well as the connected device if the Internet connection has not been used for more than 10 minutes
arrow Samsung Galaxy M20 review: Power-packed performer disguised as budget phone
  On paper, the Galaxy M20 might seem like is a new breed of smartphone. But does it have features and performance to take on competition in the same segment? Let's find out
arrow Musk shows off firing of Starship engine built for quick hops across world
  The new Raptor rocket engine will power SpaceX's prototype Starship, the vehicle designed to carry humans on quick hops across the world and eventually to Mars
arrow HP Envy x360 review: Sleek convertible that complements on-the-go lifestyle
  For a convertible ultrabook, the HP Envy x360 has a capable hardware that makes it a decent performer in its segment. It can be used either as a daily productivity driver or an entertainment device
arrow Asian internet lobby to fight India's plans to police social media content
  The proposal drafted by India's technology ministry in December would compel Facebook, WhatsApp and Twitter to remove within 24 hours content deemed to be unlawful
arrow Fact-checkers AP, Snopes deal blow to Facebook, sever ties with the network
  Facebook had paid the Associated Press and Snopes to combat its misinformation crisis
arrow Ultimate Ears Boom 3 review: Another marvel with great sound, app support
  Priced at Rs 15,995, the Ultimate Ears Boom 3 is a premium Bluetooth speaker with exceptional audio output
arrow Honor View 20 review: A trendsetter that is also an all-round performer
  Priced at Rs 37,999 for the base model with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage, the Honor View 20 is a midrange offering that matches up to some of the premium smartphones
arrow Facebook, Twitter remove accounts linked to Iran, Russia, Venezuela
  Facebook said it became aware of extent of campaign by sharing notes with Twitter, which said it removed accounts potentially linked to Russia, Venezuela as part of its review of midterm elections
arrow Data privacy row continues to haunt Facebook, likely to face more US probes
  New York, New Jersey and Massachusetts are also probing the social media giant and are seeking to uncover any potential unknown violations