Sunday January 23-rd, 2022

Facebook buys 9.99% stake in Reliance Jio for $5.7 billion Facebook buys 9.99% stake in Reliance Jio for $5.7 billion

The deal gives Facebook a 9.99% stake in Reliance Jio at a cost of $5.7 billion. It is also the largest FDI in the technology sector in India and with this, the deal values Jio platforms among the top five listed companies in India by market ...

Epic Games' Fortnite is now available for download on Google Play Store Epic Games' Fortnite is now available for download on Google Play Store

Epic Games withholding Fortnite from the Play Store was a very clear threat to Google's app profits, though Google argued that downloading Android software outside of the Play Store presented a clear security threat to users who could unknow...

Facebook invests $5.7 billion in Reliance Jio for around 10% stake Facebook invests $5.7 billion in Reliance Jio for around 10% stake

The fortunes of Ambani's conglomerate have lately ballooned on the back of India's telecoms boom, with the company also announcing aggressive plans a year ago to enter the country's fixed-line broadband market . "All of us at Reliance are therefor...

Trump applauds Apple - Google contract tracing but voices 'constitutional problems' Trump applauds Apple - Google contract tracing but voices 'constitutional problems'

If people share their data as described above, your phone will check the list once a day and look for key matches, then notify you if it finds one. It involves launching APIs and operating system-level technology. "Apple have said that the standa...

Marvelous iPhone 12 concept makes that smaller notch look totally hot Marvelous iPhone 12 concept makes that smaller notch look totally hot

Unfortunately, its launch has been postponed until the second half of 2021. Apple will also have LIDAR 3D sensor for more advanced AR capabilities, and the iPad's Smart Connector, which would allow the device to be connected to a new generation of ...

The Fraggles are Back in Apple's 'Fraggle Rock: Rock On!' Series The Fraggles are Back in Apple's 'Fraggle Rock: Rock On!' Series

The new show, Fraggle Rock: Rock On! is available to watch now - for free - and was created in an environment that only makes sense in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic. " Fraggle Rock: Rock On " is produced by The Jim Henson Company, with Hall...

Google Duo gets four new features to improve the overall experience

Keeping this in mind, Duo users will now be able to save video and voice messages that earlier disappeared within a day after sending. All the new features and improvements unveiled today will be available in the coming days or weeks, so check your...

Stranded Deep casts players away on a remote Pacific island

Stranded Deep differentiates itself from survival games in general in that there is the possibility of returning home at the end of it. The launch of Stranded Deep for PS4 and Xbox One was initially expected to release on 9th October 2018, but...

Facebook launches app for livestream gaming Facebook launches app for livestream gaming

What might interest some users in there is no need to install any additional files to play their desired titles in the Facebook Gaming app for Android . The new app will include casual games , but its primary goal is to encourage people to both...

Facebook invests $5.7bn in Indian telecom giant Jio Platforms

It will be interesting to see how Facebook plans to roll out e-commerce transactions within WhatsApp , but the investment in Reliance ensures that it can count on millions of small businesses making their way to the platform. "Our focus will be In...

Xiaomi May Be Working on a Clamshell Foldable Phone

The Samsung Galaxy Z Flip was recently launched alongside the Motorola Razr that features clamshell design. The company is reported to also source foldable OLED displays from LG Display. The old patent files suggest that there could be a secondary ...

Google Is Extending Google Meet To Gmail 04/20/2020 Google Is Extending Google Meet To Gmail 04/20/2020

G Suite customers will get begin and be a part of choices for Google video assembly and these choices shall be out there straight from the Gmail window. All the information of the meeting will be found here. Users can join a meeting, using "a meeti...

Apple plans to crank out more iPhones despite sagging demand Apple plans to crank out more iPhones despite sagging demand

The investment company also notes that Apple's electronics manufacturing partner Foxconn has almost recovered its production and working force since its COVID-19 shutdown in late March, which bodes well for Apple, as Foxconn produces half of the worl...

Apple iPad Pro 5G With Mini-LED Display Reportedly Delayed To 2021

While we've heard rumblings that a cheaper iMac was in the works, this is the first time we've seen a reference to an iMac with a 23-inch display. As it stands now, the entry-level iMac comes with either a 21.5-inch or 27-inch display. The coronavi...

Facebook takes $5.7 bn stake in India's Jio digital platforms Facebook takes $5.7 bn stake in India's Jio digital platforms

Mr Ambani has confirmed that his digital new commerce platform Jio Mart will collaborate with Whatsapp in the near future to help "mom and pop" shops transact digitally with their customers in the neighbourhood. RIL has in recent months accelerat...

Motorola Edge+ and Edge promo videos surface as specs get revealed

Readers can visit the "via" link at the bottom for viewing the commercials. Motorola Edge + is priced at a cool $1,000 and will be exclusive to Verizon. We can do without the extra resolution and refresh rate numbers if their omission gives us a muc...

Thousands of parents face deadline for extra stimulus payment Thousands of parents face deadline for extra stimulus payment

The biggest reason why your neighbor might have received a payment but you haven't appears to be a clerical issue: Even if the IRS has your tax returns from 2018 and/or 2019, if you didn't get a refund in 2018 or 2019, that could delay things.

Nintendo Accounts are reportedly getting hacked en masse: lock yours down now Nintendo Accounts are reportedly getting hacked en masse: lock yours down now

Two factor authentication is especially important given a recent report from Eurogamer , indicating that unsavory types are looking at accessing Nintendo accounts that do not belong to them in an effort to buy Fortnite VBucks. So how does one go...

Reliance Industries Shares Soar Over 8% On Reliance Jio-Facebook Deal Reliance Industries Shares Soar Over 8% On Reliance Jio-Facebook Deal

Last month, Financial Times reported that Facebook was in talks for a stake in Jio, but the talks were halted due amid the pandemic. Mr Ambani has confirmed that his digital new commerce platform Jio Mart will collaborate with Whatsapp in the near ...

Samsung brings blood pressure monitoring to Galaxy Watch series Samsung brings blood pressure monitoring to Galaxy Watch series

Once your Galaxy Watch Active2 device has been calibrated with a traditional cuff, you can simply tap to "Measure" your blood pressure anytime, anywhere. It must be noted that the app is only compatible with the Galaxy Watch Active 2 and upcoming...

Instagram Founders Develop New Rt.live COVID-19 Tracker Instagram Founders Develop New Rt.live COVID-19 Tracker

The data comes from the COVID Tracking Project and you can examine the Rt.live modeling system on GitHub . "Values over 1.0 mean we should expect more cases in that area", the site's description says, "values under 1.0 mean we should expect fewe...

Microsoft 365 for consumers rolls out today, here's how to get it Microsoft 365 for consumers rolls out today, here's how to get it

Some features that are part of Microsoft 365, such as Microsoft Editor, were already available to Office 365 subscribers, but the new branding kicks in today. The company claims content in the new services are driven by Artificial intelligence and Cl...

Apple’s iPhone 12 Will Get a Radically New Look Apple’s iPhone 12 Will Get a Radically New Look

It will be a roughly even split between the newly announced iPhone SE , which is now Apple's cheapest model, starting at $399, and the successor to the iPhone 11 , which is likely to be far more expensive and feature 5G technology. If these rumors ...

Trump Halting Immigration 60 Days for Certain Green Cards Trump Halting Immigration 60 Days for Certain Green Cards

The order will not affect people entering on temporary non-immigrant visas, he said. But the visas are also used by the healthcare and education sectors and other businesses recruiting workers who generally have degrees. That said, he also has clear ...

Second report claims 5G iPad Pro delayed until next year Second report claims 5G iPad Pro delayed until next year

That would allow both products to reach retail outlets in time for the holiday shopping season. Microsoft, however, pushed its entire lineup of Surface devices as the ideal productivity companions both at the office and on the go, and the more thes...

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