DoT permits telecom service providers to go ahead with 5G trials

The duration of the 5G trials is for a period of 6 months. This includes a time period of 2 months for procurement and setting up of the equipment. The Indian Department of Telecommunications (DoT) has permitted telecom service providers (TSPs), including Bharti Airtel, Reliance Jio Infocomm, Vodafone Idea and MTNL, to conduct 5G trials in the country. All of these TSPs have tied up with original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and technology providers including Ericsson, Nokia, Samsung and C-DOT to develop their 5G infrastructure. Apart from these, Reliance Jio Infocomm…

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Windows 10 now offers another way to uninstall unwanted software

Goodbye, Windows 10 bloatware Microsoft has delivered an update for its Windows 10 package manager, Winget, that gives users another way to uninstall unwanted software. Winget was first launched to provide users with a simple way to install applications from a library of popular developer tools curated by Microsoft. Once installed, the service’s features can be accessed via a series of console commands. With Winget version 0.3, released this week for members of the early-access program, Microsoft has added a range of new features, including the ability to uninstall any Windows 10…

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Apple’s AirDrop has a security flaw that can reveal your personal data

Apple’s AirDrop file-sharing feature has a new security flaw, which is leaking users’ personal data to strangers. Here’s what it is all about. AirDrop, which is Apple’s easy way of sharing files, is prone to a security flaw that can allow people access to others’ personal data such as an email address and a phone number. The vulnerability, which is still out there in the wild, can cause security issues to over 1.5 billion Apple users Here’s what it is all about? AirDrop can leak users’ personal data As per…

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Instagram introduces new ways to protect people from abuse

Instagram has introduced new tools to protect its users from hate speech and abuse, specifically over DMs. Here’s how this works. Instagram is taking another step forward to fight hate speech and abuse. The latest way to do so is in the form of new tools, which will help you stay protected from abusive direct messages. This will also help you stay away from blocked people if they try to contact you through a different account. Here’s how all this works and what it is all about. Instagram’s new ways…

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You can now ask Amazon’s Alexa to find the nearest COVID-19 vaccination site

Amazon has officially announced that users can ask, “Alexa, where can I get a COVID vaccine?” and they will be provided with a list of nearby places to get a shot. With the rising COVID-19 cases in the country, Amazon has added an important feature to its Alexa-enabled devices. This comes as a sigh of relief for people who are struggling to spot the nearest COVID-19 vaccination centre. The tech giant has announced that Alexa can now help direct users to the nearby COVID-19 vaccination sites. Amazon has officially announced…

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Apple AirPods found to be working after dog swallowed the earbuds: Here’s what happened?

Apple AirPods were swallowed by a Golden Retriever, who thought it to be a Easter Egg treat, following which a surgery was performed to retrieve the pair. As part of another bizarre incident, which involves Apple products, a pair of AirPods was found to be working after being removed from a dog’s stomach via surgery. Despite being swallowed, the Apple TWS was fine without any scratches or teeth marks. A Golden Retriever, going by the name Jimmy thought the AirPods to be an Easter Egg treat. Here’s what happened. AirPods…

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Soundcore Liberty Air 2 Pro TWS with 11mm drivers launched in India: Price, specifications

Soundcore Liberty Air 2 Pro feature 11mm drivers made out of 10 hardened nano layers, with which the company claims the earphones deliver accurate sound. Anker sub-brand Soundcore has launched its flagship truly wireless earphones, Liberty Air 2 Pro in India. The new TWS come with premium features like active noise-cancellation (ANC) and PureNote driver technology. Soundcore Liberty Air 2 Pro: Price in India Soundcore Liberty Air 2 Pro is priced at Rs 9,999 and it comes with 18 months of manufacturer’s warranty. The device is currently available via Flipkart and will soon be made available via…

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Facebook tool will let users transfer posts and notes to Google Docs, Blogger, WordPress

Facebook says that the new data probability types will help users directly transfer their notes and posts to Google Docs, Blogger and WordPress.com. Facebook has announced the launch of two new data probability types to give people more control over their data. These include Facebook posts and notes. Facebook says that the new data probability types will help users directly transfer their notes and posts to Google Docs, Blogger and WordPress.com. “These updates extend the reach of the tool that already enables people to transfer their photos and videos to…

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Amazon Fire TV Cube (2nd Gen) launched in India: It comes with Alexa integration

Amazon Fire TV Cube (2nd Gen) runs the company’s own Fire TV OS with support for all major streaming services including Prime Video, Netflix and more. Amazon has launched its latest Fire TV Cube (2nd Gen) in India. This is the company’s most powerful streaming device with capabilities of the company’s own Fire TV and Echo smart speakers. The device comes with features like Ultra HD HDR streaming and hands-free access. Amazon Fire TV Cube (2nd Gen): Price in India Amazon Fire TV Cube (2nd Gen) is priced at Rs 12,999 and is the company’s most expensive streaming device in…

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Sony Bravia X75 Ultra-HD HDR Smart Android TV Series Launched in India, Priced at Rs. 59,990 Onwards

The new Ultra-HD HDR TVs from Sony support the HDR10 format. Sony Bravia X75 Smart Android TV Series has been launched in India, with prices starting at Rs. 59,990 for the 43-inch television. The new LED TV series from Sony features Ultra-HD HDR televisions running on Android TV, and is available in two sizes initially – 43 inches and 50 inches. The smart TVs run on the Sony X1 4K HDR processor, and have gone on sale in India from Wednesday April 21, across e-commerce portals, as well as offline…

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