Facebook Authorises Chinese Firm’s Launch of Moments-Like App: Report

August 12, 2017 admin 0

Facebook, whose social media platform is blocked in China, authorised a local company to launch a photo-sharing application in the country in May, the New York Times reported, citing a person with knowledge of the company’s plans. The app, called Colorful Balloons, is similar to Facebook’s Moments application in function

Hike Messenger acquires tech startup Creo

August 12, 2017 admin 0

The Creo team constitutes over 50 members and was founded in December 2013 by Sai Srinivas Kiran G and Shubham Malhotra. Homegrown messaging and social media technology company Hike Messenger today said it has acquired Bengaluru-based tech startup Creo for an undisclosed amount. The Creo team constitutes over 50 members

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Flipkart raises $2.5Bn from SoftBank Vision Fund

August 10, 2017 admin 0

Flipkart has raised investment from SoftBank’s $100 billion technology-focused Vision Fund, the Indian e-commerce company announced on Thursday. The investment was a mix of primary and secondary capital. While the company did not disclose an amount, the total investment by SoftBank Vision Fund is pegged at $2.5-2.6 billion making it

You may soon be able to make UPI payments through WhatsApp

July 12, 2017 admin 0

The world’s most-popular messaging application WhatsApp has received permission from the National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) to enter into partnership with multiple banks to allow users to make in-app payments and money transfers using the Unified Payments Interface (UPI). You might soon be able to make payments on WhatsApp thanks to

Twitter now lets users mute notifications from unknown accounts

July 11, 2017 admin 0

Twitter will now have options for users to mute notifications from accounts that they do not follow as well as from accounts that do not follow them. Haven’t most people on Twitter been infuriated by those unwanted notifications and spam tweets that often pop on your timeline? Well, there’s good

Snapchat Now Lets You Share Links, Voice Filters And More

July 6, 2017 admin 0

Snapchat is breaking its long-standing “no links” rule today while also providing some novel new creative tools to keep it one step ahead of Instagram. The new features are rolling out globally on iOS and Android thanks to an update today: Snap Inc. Here’s a demo of how these creative tools work, and descriptions

How to choose the Best Fitness Tracker

July 6, 2017 admin 0

You’ve decided you want to live a healthier life, and use the power of wearable technology to help go about it, but where do you start looking a fitness tracker? A host of different devices are available, each with their own specs and apps and specific features. We’re here to

Reasons Why VR Is Failing!

July 2, 2017 admin 0

As a market, we seem to have trouble learning that three key elements are necessary for a new technology to take hold: It has to appear complete, it has to be compelling, and it has to seem like a value (be affordable). Compared to what we have today, the car

Want to customize Computer? Here’s What You Need

July 2, 2017 admin 0

There are plenty of reasons to customize computer. While custom computers may initially be more expensive than prepackaged desktops or laptops, they can provide you with nearly endless possibilities, whether you’re looking for a top-notch gaming machine, a system for mixing music, or the ideal choice for developing Web applications.