Facebook Bookmarks Menu Revamped to Help Find Privacy Settings More Easily

Facebook has refreshed its Bookmarks menu to let users navigate, access and make changes to their privacy settings easily. The updates will be rolled out globally over the next two weeks. Users can now access various Facebook settings, including Account Settings, Privacy Shortcuts, News Feed Preferences, Activity Log, Payments Settings and access to Help & Support, with lesser number… Read More »

Telegram Block Begins in Russia, Says Regulator Roskomnadzor

Russia’s state telecommunications regulator said on Monday it had begun blocking access to messenger service Telegram after the service’s owner refused to comply with an order to give Russian state security access to users’ secret messages. The watchdog, Roskomnadzor, said in a statement on its website that it had sent telecoms operators a notification about blocking access to Telegram inside… Read More »

Facebook Must Face Class Action Over Facial Recognition: US Judge

A US federal judge ruled on Monday that Facebook must face a class action lawsuit alleging that the social network unlawfully used a facial recognition process on photos without user permission. The ruling adds to the privacy woes that have been mounting against Facebook for weeks, since it was disclosed that the personal information of millions of users was harvested by the political… Read More »

Nokia X Advertisement in China Hints at April 27 Launch, Touted to Be a Mid-Range Handset

HMD Global has lately been on the front foot, having launched several Nokia-branded smartphones in the past couple of years. From feature phones like the Nokia 3310 (2017) to low-cost Android smartphones like the Nokia 1 and premium handsets like the Nokia 8 Sirocco, HMD has revived the Nokia brand especially in core Asian markets such as India. The latest reports suggest the company… Read More »

Flipkart to Announce Exclusive Smartphone Brand, Smartphone, and Value Added Service on April 17

Flipkart on Sunday teased two new announcements expected on April 17 that are set to “disrupt the mobile phone landscape” as part of an exclusive partnership with a tech giant. While the company does not blatantly suggest which tech giant this will be, it does mention that the disruption will happen “in a BIG way”. From what past rumours… Read More »

OnePlus 6 Will Be an Amazon Exclusive in India, Video Reveals

When we went to the movies on Sunday, the idea was to get our mind off work for at least couple of hours. The last thing we expected to see was a brand new promo for an unreleased phone, but that’s exactly what happened. Before our movie, we saw a longer version of a OnePlus 6 video on “The speed… Read More »

Coolpad A1, Mega 4A Launched in India as Offline Exclusives: Price, Specifications

Coolpad A1 and Coolpad Mega 4A have been launched in India. Coolpad has brought the two new models to the country as offline exclusive offerings. While the Coolpad A1 price in India has been set at Rs. 5,499, the Coolpad Mega 4A price in India has been set at Rs. 4,299. Both smartphones in Gold colour option will be available for purchase in… Read More »

Mi A2 (Mi 6X) May Launch on April 25 as Xiaomi Sends Invite

Mi A1 is among the most popular smartphones in India, combining decent performance with stock Android UI. Now, only a few months after its launch, its successor – the Mi A2 – seems on its way. Xiaomi has sent out invites for the launch of a new smartphone on April 15 in China, which is likely to be the Mi… Read More »

Huawei Y6 (2018) With 5.7-Inch HD+ FullView Display, Music-Focused Features Launched

Huawei has quietly expanded its Y series of smartphones with the arrival of the Huawei Y6 (2018). The new smartphone brings a plethora of features from the existing Huawei models, including Face Unlock and a FullView display panel. It comes in Blue, Black, and Gold colour options. Price and availability details of the new model are yet to emerge. Huawei… Read More »

Vivo Y71 With 6-Inch FullView Display Launched in India: Price, Specifications

Vivo India on Friday launched the Vivo Y71 smartphone in the country. The key features of the handset include 18:9 FullView Display, narrow bezels, and face unlock. The smartphone has been priced at Rs. 10,990. The Vivo Y71 will be sold via offline and online channels. The handset will go on sale on April 14 across offline stores, and will be… Read More »