Line Messaging App to Launch Its Own Cryptocurrency Called ‘Link’

Japan’s Line said on Friday it will launch a cryptocurrency in September, as the company tries to build up a wide range of businesses using its popular messaging app as a platform. The company said the... Read more »

Sony SRS-XB501G, SRS-XB01 Extra Bass Wireless Speakers Launched

Japanese electronics giant Sony on Thursday announced the launch of two new wireless speakers in its Extra Bass audio lineup at IFA 2018 in Berlin. These include the SRS-XB501G Extra Bass Wireless Speaker and the SRS-XB01... Read more »

Mozilla Firefox Set to Block Ad Tracking, Cut Down Cryptocurrency Mining

Mozilla has announced some hard steps to ensure user privacy on its Firefox browser. In its latest blog, the company said that over the next few months it will be rolling out certain key... Read more »

Huawei HiSilicon Kirin 980 Launched as ‘World’s First Commercial 7nm SoC’ at IFA 2018

Chinese tech giant Huawei on Friday unveiled the world’s first commercial 7nm (nanometre) system-on-chip (SoC), the HiSilicon Kirin 980, equipped with artificial intelligence (AI) capabilities. Huawei Consumer Business Group CEO Richard Yu announced the... Read more »

Windows 10 October 2018 Update Announced by Microsoft at IFA

Microsoft at IFA 2018 announced the name of the upcoming Windows 10 update, internally known as Redstone 5. The Redmond, Washington-headquartered company Microsoft said that the next feature update to Windows will be called the Windows 10 October 2018... Read more »

Amazon Pay to Acquire App Aggregator Tapzo

Amazon is reportedly looking to strengthen its hold in the ever-growing digital payments space in India by acquiring Tapzo, an India-based app aggregator that allows users to cut down on installing separate apps for... Read more »

Xiaomi Mi A2 Flash Sale Today at 12PM; Redmi 5A Up for Grabs Too

The third Xiaomi Mi A2 flash sale in India will be held today, giving buyers a chance to snag a unit of the new smartphone. Key features of the smartphone include the stock Android... Read more »

Mr. Robot’s Season 4 Will Be Its Final Season, Coming 2019

Mr. Robot will end with its fourth season in 2019, USA Network announced Wednesday. Filming will begin in the winter in New York, with season 4 picking up where season 3 left off as the... Read more »

Amazon Web Services Brings Hindi Language Support to Amazon Polly

Amazon Web Services (AWS) on Wednesday announced the addition of Hindi language support for Amazon Polly- a Machine Learning (ML) service that turns text into lifelike speech, allowing users to create applications that talk and build... Read more »

Flipkart Finance, Flipkart Finance EMI Payment Options Spotted on the E-Commerce Platform

Flipkart has been spotted listing financing options as new modes of payment, called Flipkart Finance and Flipkart Finance EMI. These options are showing up for select users only, and are ‘unavailable’ for usage... Read more »