Reckitt Benckiser awards media business to dentsuX

NEW DELHI : Reckitt Benckiser India, the company behind popular fast-moving consumer goods brands like Dettol, Mortein, Strepsils and Harpic, has awarded its media business to dentsuX of Dentsu Aegis Network, the media agency said in a statement. DentsuX India won the mandate against the incumbent agency group, IPG, as well as Starcom, Madison and Havas. The business will… Read More »

If Android battery life improves in 2020, we can thank iPhone 11

Care to admit it or not, smartphones are the most important devices in our lives. They contain everything: our calls, our messages, our photos, our location, our very electronic essence. It would make sense that these vital instruments are robust, but they often are not. Perform a casual search for “smartphone battery life,” for example, and the results will vary… Read More »

Google’s Focus mode is out of beta on Android 10 and has arrived on Android 9 Pie phones

Focus mode, one of Google’s many features aimed at keeping you from distracting yourself on your phone, is out of beta in Android 10. It actually debuted as a beta within the existing Digital Wellbeing feature when Android 10 launched earlier this year, so no additional downloads are necessary to try it out. Additionally, Focus mode is now… Read More »

Google Translate: How to translate text in photos on Android

Follow these steps to translate text in photos on Android | Picture for Representation It often happens when we travel to a new place and don’t know the local language of that place, we have to depend on someone who can help us by translating the language. Ever imagined what will happen if there is no one to… Read More »

Craigslist now has an Android app, and it’s already down to two stars on Google Play

Even all these years after its introduction in 1995, Craigslist is still the top place to find cars, houses, and outdated furniture for sale near you. After a short beta period, official mobile apps are now available, but the Android version hasn’t been well-received. The Craigslist app mirrors the functionality of the existing site: you can find jobs, buy and… Read More »

iPhone 11 Pro found to collect location data against user settings

Outlined by security journalist Brian Krebs, iPhone 11 Pro appears to periodically ping its GPS module to gather location data in the face of user wishes. Krebs demonstrated the activity in a video captured on an 11 Pro running Apple’s latest iOS 13.2.3 software, which continues to collect GPS data for certain apps and system services despite manual disablement of individual Location… Read More »

Two mobiles snatched

Ludhiana: Two motorcycle-borne youths snatched a mobile phone from Manpreet Kaur, a resident of Dhir Colony on Kakowal Road, on November 22 from near Jai Mata Marble store on Kakowal Road. She told the police that two youths came on a motorcycle from behind, snatched the phone from her hand and escaped. A case under section 379-B/34 of… Read More »

Entanglement lights the way to scalable quantum computers

A technique for remotely entangling ions of strontium much more accurately and at far higher rates than previously possible has been unveiled by physicists in the UK. The team says that their scheme paves the way to scalable quantum computers made from multiple ion traps that are linked to one another via photonic interconnects.  Quantum computers promise to greatly outperform even the most powerful conventional computers on certain tasks.… Read More »

Want to ask question in Google Maps on Android? Follow these simple steps

Follow these steps to ask question in Google Maps on Android | Picture for Representation Google Maps is one of the most popular apps for navigation offering a variety of user-friendly features. Google Maps helps to give directions to its users for trips by foot, car, bike or public transportation. So if you are a Google Maps user… Read More »

Reliance denies reports on selling news business to Times Group

Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance Industries terms it false and baseless Billionaire Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance Industries on Thursday denied reports of selling its news media business to Times Group. Bloomberg early on Thursday reported that Ambani “is in talks to sell his news media assets to India’s Times Group, as Asia’s richest man plans to unload a business that’s been losing… Read More »