iPhone SE Demand Outstripped Supply Last Quarter, Says Tim Cook

Apple reported its latest quarterly earnings on Tuesday where it announced that global iPhone sales were marginally above expectations. Apple said it sold 40.4 million iPhone units in the April-June quarter, down 15 percent from the year-ago quarter but slightly more than the average analyst forecast of 40.02 million. iPhone sales in India were up 51 percent. The… Read More »

Facebook Aquila Solar-Powered Internet Drone Passes First Full-Scale Test Flight

Facebook announced Thursday it had completed its first successful test of its solar-powered Aquila drone, being develop to deliver Internet service to remote areas of the world. The test flight represents a “major milestone” for Facebook’s efforts to bring the Internet to underserved locations of the planet. Facebook had conducted previous test flights using a one-fifth scale version… Read More »

WikiLeaks Threatens Twitter It Will Start Its Own Micro-Blogging Service

Reacting to Twitter’s permanent ban on Milo Yiannopoulos, the tech editor at conservative news site Breitbart and one of the micro-blogging site’s most offensive users, WikiLeaks has threatened to start its own Twitter because of “cyber feudalism”. In an online exchange of words between WikiLeaks and Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, WikiLeaks posted: “We will start a rival service… Read More »

Facebook Kills Snapchat-Like Quick Updates Feature in Test Mode

Facebook has been testing a new Snapchat-like ‘Quick Updates’ feature for a while now on select few users, however it doesn’t plan to make it available commercially. A Facebook spokesperson has confirmed that the firm isn’t looking to “to move forward or launch the Quick Updates feature.” This Snapchat-like feature let Facebook users post photos and videos for… Read More »

How Vine’s Entire Source Code Was Online for Anyone to See

Hackers are known to be notorious. They like to find out all the vulnerabilities that various sites possess and depending on their intention, they use this knowledge to either create nuisance for the website owners or inform them about the loopholes to help make the site safer. The makers of video-clip sharing site Vine, currently owned by Twitter,… Read More »

Twitter Still Struggling to Grow as Rivals Race Ahead

Twitter is in danger of becoming the next Internet company forced into a desperation sale if it cannot find a way to start luring people and advertisers back to its sometimes-befuddling messaging service. The 10-year-old company’s second-quarter report, released Tuesday, provided another sobering snapshot ofTwitter stuck on a treadmill, as other digital communications channels such as Facebook and… Read More »

Marshmallow keeps on growing, Google’s latest stats show

Last month Marshmallow got past 10% market share for the first time. And now a new State of Android report is available from Google. As you’d expect, Marshmallow just kept on growing. It’s now 13.3% of the Android pie, up 3.2% in a month or so. That said, it’s still unfortunately nowhere near Lollipop or KitKat in terms… Read More »

iPhone 7 Price, Release Date, Specifications, and All Other Rumours

iPhone 7 is the most anticipated smartphone of the year, and Apple fans across the world are counting down to when the smartphone and its variants will be launched. Alongside, the rumour mills just keep churning out fresh details about the smartphone. The iPhone 7 is anticipated to launch at its now traditional September event, and as we… Read More »

Relatives of Palestinian Attack Victims Sue Facebook for $1 Billion in US

A group of Israelis and Americans filed a lawsuit on Monday seeking $1 billion in damages from Facebook Inc. for allegedly facilitating deadly Palestinian militant attacks on their loved ones. The plaintiffs, relatives of four Israeli-US dual nationals and one visiting US citizen who died in attacks in Tel Aviv, Jerusalem or the occupied West Bank between 2014… Read More »

Twitter Increases Gif Image Size Limit to 15MB

Don’t we all just love to post hilarious Simpsons gif images as replies to our friends or famous celebrities on Twitter? Of course we do. As it turns out, now we can do it in even better quality and longer durations, as Twitter has decided to increase the gif image size limit to 15MB. Notably, the increase in… Read More »