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Hyper experimenting for a successful AI program

August 11, 2020 6:28:48 pm

AI has promised much so far, but is yet to deliver on its full potential. While many organizations have done few successful POCs (proof-of-concepts), very few organizations have been able to implement AI at scale and derive the promised benefits.

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Triller is latest to try on TikTok boots, touts US origins to promise secure platform

August 11, 2020 7:10:25 pm

The ban on TikTok by the Indian government in late June has already brought Triller into the limelight with downloads shooting up from 1 million to 30 million almost overnight.


WeChat ban could impact Apple’s global iPhone shipments: Analyst predicts

August 11, 2020 10:17:21 am

According to Kuo, Apple's "annual global iPhone shipments could decline by 25–30 per cent if it is forced to remove WeChat from its App Stores around the world".

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Google launches People Cards feature for India

August 11, 2020 10:21:18 am

Google People Cards: The new feature helps users create a virtual visiting card of sorts with only the information they want to showcase the world.

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How pro-Trump allies work the refs in silicon valley

August 11, 2020 8:24:29 am

Facebook, Google and Twitter are making the same mistakes the news media made decades ago, looking for balance rather than confronting the plain reality of the moment.

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India data-curb plan ‘anathema’, US tech giants plan pushback

August 10, 2020 9:18:10 am

A government-appointed panel in July recommended setting up a regulator for information that is anonymised or devoid of personal details but critical for companies to build their businesses.

BharatNet equipment shifting: BBNL, CSC agree to iron out differences, work together

August 10, 2020 1:58:36 am

Following meetings in the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) between officials from BBNL and CSC, the two agencies decided it was in everyone’s best interest if CSC continued to work on last mile connectivity under BharatNet as agreed.

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Week in tech (August 3 to August 9, 2020): Microsoft-TikTok deal, Galaxy Note 20 debut and more

August 10, 2020 11:22:26 am

Express Technology highlights the key developments that happened over the past week in the world of technology. New posts every Sunday.

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What is WeChat and why does Donald Trump want to ban the Chinese app?

August 10, 2020 8:56:08 am

The decision to ban WeChat will have long-term implications on consumers, American companies with a significant presence in China, US-China relations, and the future of the internet.

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Intel investigating a hack that exposed 20GB of internal documents

August 10, 2020 9:21:24 am

Intel denied getting hacked as they said that the person who downloaded the confidential data without authorisation had access to it. 

TikTok to sue Trump administration over ban: Report

August 9, 2020 8:38:23 am

Chinese-owned TikTok responded in a blog post on Friday it is “shocked” and will pursue all remedies available, including in US courts.

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Twitter, TikTok have had preliminary talks about merger: Dow Jones

August 9, 2020 8:07:40 am

A TikTok spokesperson said the company doesn’t comment on “market rumors,” in response to a inquiry on Dow Jones’ report.

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Zomato introduces 10 days ‘period leave’ for employees

August 8, 2020 10:23:35 pm

In a note for the male employees in the blog, Zomato Founder and CEO Deepinder Goyal said, "Our female colleagues expressing that they are on their period leave shouldn't be uncomfortable for us".

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Qualcomm wants permission to sell chips to Huawei: Reports

August 8, 2020 9:06:03 pm

Qualcomm Inc has been putting pressure on the Trump administration to allow it to sell components to Huawei.

Amazon Freedom sale begins today: Deals, discount offers and other details

August 8, 2020 3:01:18 pm

Amazon has now announced Freedom Sale starting today on its platform. The sale will continue till August 11.

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Security flaws in Qualcomm’s chip put billions of Android users at risk

August 8, 2020 1:17:45 pm

Security researchers at CheckPoint have discovered over 400 vulnerabilities Qualcomm’s chip. Here's everything you need to know.

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Trump’s WeChat ban brings cold war with China into a billion homes

August 8, 2020 11:05:23 am

With the stroke of a pen, Donald Trump made his strategic fight with China hit home for potentially billions of people -- generating confusion, panic and fear around the globe.

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Trump’s WeChat ban could hurt iPhone sales in China

August 8, 2020 10:45:10 am

President Donald Trump’s order banning US companies from doing business with Chinese messaging app WeChat could damage iPhone sales in one of Apple Inc.’s most important markets.

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Zoom app tips: 6 features you must try on your next video call

August 10, 2020 12:03:17 pm

From noise cancellation to PowerPoint presentation and a wide range of filters, the new Zoom update has several features for users

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Microsoft could buy TikTok’s global operations: 10 things you must know

August 8, 2020 10:18:29 am

President Trump has given TikTok time until September 20 as he extends the deadline by five days from September 15. Failing to follow the order will lead to a ban on Tiktok in the United States as well.

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Chinese app ban: Xiaomi to release MIUI update without banned Mi apps

August 7, 2020 8:29:39 pm

Xiaomi now confirms that all of its apps banned by the government are not accessible on the existing devices. 

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Facebook employees to work from home until July 2021, get $1,000 for home offices

August 7, 2020 11:42:21 am

Late in July, Alphabet Inc's Google said it would allow employees who do not need to be in the office to work from home until the end of June 2021, while Twitter Inc had proposed remote work indefinitely for some of its employees.

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Amazon Prime Day Sale 2020 LIVE UPDATES: Best deals on phones, wireless earbuds

August 7, 2020 2:21:25 pm

Amazon Prime Day Sale 2020 Offers Live Updates: Amazon Prime Day sale kicked off on August 6 and will end today, on August 7. This year the Prime Day sale has been delayed by several months due to the pandemic.

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India bans Mi Browser Pro: What it means for Xiaomi phone users?

August 6, 2020 5:39:52 pm

We believe, similar to all other Chinese apps the Mi Browser Pro will also be blocked in the days to come.

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OnePlus’ Oxygen OS 11 may include features we have been waiting for

August 6, 2020 6:30:08 pm

OnePlus' Oxygen OS is often lauded for its hassle-free, clean look and customisable icons and skins which come in handy for different kids of users.