Reliance Jio Launches New App for Group Calls to Rival WhatsApp

February 26, 2019

Reliance Jio is not the only telecom player and it has proved its credentials by acquiring Saavn to empower its own music-streaming segment. And now, the company has launched a group voice-calling app called Group Talk, which is available to both Android as well iOS users. The app, as claimed on the Play Store listing, lets you talk in conference mode with up to 10 people at the same time….


Amazon Now re-brands itself as Prime Now, promises 2-hour express delivery

February 20, 2019

Amazon India has rebranded its grocery services as Prime Now which promises to provide 2 hours express delivery to its prime members. The Amazon Prime Now app is now available for download on Android and iOS devices. Talking about the launch, Head of Prime Now, Amazon India, Siddharth Nambiar said that they have invested in the customized infrastructure of fulfilment centres (FC) for faster deliveries and chill chains to maintain temperatures…


Here’s how Google, Microsoft, Amazon and others are protecting your data from cyber attacks

February 18, 2019

NEW DELHI: With the dramatic rise in Internet fraud and data breaches in the past couple of years amid nation-state actors now threatening critical and sensitive government data, it has become crucial for the tech companies to put in place top-of-the-line measures to stay ahead of hackers. Since both the consumer and critical data are saved within massive data centres globally, safeguarding the facilities from global-scale cyber attacks has become…


WhatsApp Group to get a major refresh: No one will be able to add you without your permission

February 16, 2019

WhatsApp has been adding new features and options to its platform on a regular basis and while it has now achieved a global user base of over 1.3 billion, it is considered the most popular instant messaging app in the world. Now, in a recent development, it has been reported that WhatsApp is working on a feature through which no one will be able to add you in a WhatsApp…


WhatsApp is deleting these accounts; find out if you are safe

February 12, 2019

As Whatsapp prepares to fight its mammoth fake news problem, the popular messaging app company is now deleting two million accounts every month. WhatsApp has released this information as a white paper publication, detailing the stopping of abuse. WhatsApp has also added that its platform was depending on its users to report accounts which were sending messages in huge volumes – bulk messages. Moreover, WhatsApp also uses machine learning to…


How to schedule WhatsApp messages on Android

February 4, 2019

Facebook-owned WhatsApp is one of the most widely used instant messaging app in the world and almost everyone uses it on a daily basis to communicate. WhatsApp lets users send messages, photos and videos instantly. However, there are times when we want to send a message at a specific time such as birthday wishes, New Year wishes, greetings, etc. WhatsApp does not have a feature to schedule any message within…


Want money? WhatsApp to give away Rs 1.75 crore in India; are you eligible? Find out!

February 1, 2019

Yes, popular messenger app WhatsApp is all set to dole out massive amounts of money. So, if you are in dire need of cash, check to see if you can get a hold of some. In a bid to encourage entrepreneurs and small businesses in India, Facebook-owned messaging app WhatsApp on Thursday announced it will grant top five start-ups $250,000 (nearly Rs 1.75 crore) that can make a change in…


Moments, Facebook’s rarely-used, photo-sharing app to shut down next month

January 30, 2019

Facebook has announced that it is shutting down its standalone photo-sharing app, Moments, next month. The rarely-used app, which was brought around four years back, failed to make waves among users and will no longer be available from February 25. The social media giant made the announcement on the official Facebook page of Moments recently. Here’s more on this. Facebook makes the official announcement App would organize photos by either…


Paytm Rs 5,000 cashback flight offer: No booking period, promo code inside; check details

January 28, 2019

New Delhi: Paytm, Vijay Shekhar Sharma-led India’s largest mobile wallet firm, has been offering cashback of up to Rs 5,000 on flight ticket bookings. All the Paytm users are eligible for the cashback offer of up to Rs 5,000 on flight ticket bookings. Customers can avail a 5 per cent cashback of up to Rs 5,000 on flight ticket bookings via Paytm website or Paytm mobile application. The cashback offer up…


Lost your phone? Don’t worry, Here is how you can track it

January 21, 2019

What if you lose your phone? Well, it may come as a huge setback. But, there’s no need to worry as there are a number of apps available on Google Play Store and Apple App Store that allow users to track their lost smartphones. These apps have been designed to track a lost device and even erase phone content to prevent information from going into stranger’s hand. The process of…


WhatsApp upcoming features: Fingerprint lock, Stickers integration, and more with future WhatsApp updates

January 21, 2019

WhatsApp will be soon adding a host of new features from fingerprint lock, stickers integration, 3D Touch action for Status, and more. Thanks to early beta testing, here are some WhatsApp upcoming features that you can expect soon in your app. These features will be available for both Android and iOS users. There’s no doubt that WhatsApp has become a one-stop solution for everything, you name it and there you…


Amazon refund money of 1,500 customers siphoned off by hackers, here’s how

January 19, 2019

Refunds due to as many as 1,500 Amazon customers have been siphoned off by hackers, according to a legal complaint filed by the e-commerce giant. The incident came to light after the legal cell of Amazon filed a complaint in Lucknow yesterday. Based on the complaint, an FIR was lodged against unknown hackers at Vibhuti Khand police station. Notably, many customers had initially complained that refunds were not being credited…