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Smartphone sales giving 5G deployments an unintended boost: Report

Smartphone sales giving 5G deployments an unintended boost: Report

San Francisco: The global switch to 5G is well underway, with the number of connections to the next-generation network set to reach 1.34 billion in 2022, says a new report.According to an analysis by market researcher CCS Insight, this year has seen connections to 5G triple to 637 million, suggestin...

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iQOO to update its entire portfolio to Android 12 in India

iQOO to update its entire portfolio to Android 12 in India

New Delhi: Smartphone brand iQOO has announced that its smartphone line-up iQOO 7, iQOO 7 Legend, iQOO Z3, iQOO Z5, and the iQOO 3 will start getting Android 12 beta updates starting from December in India.As per the schedule shared by the company, the devices released this year will start receiving...

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1 in 10 people clicking on phishing links on mobile devices

1 in 10 people clicking on phishing links on mobile devices

New Delhi: Phishing has infiltrated every form of communication -- from work and personal e-mail to SMS, social media and even advertising. Now, a new study has revealed that one in 10 people click on phishing links while on their mobile devices.This doesn't mean simply receiving messages, but actua...

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Apple iPhone 13 mini packs a powerful punch

Apple iPhone 13 mini packs a powerful punch

New Delhi: Small is beautiful and the new Apple iPhone 13 mini proves to be the next generation of small-screen smartphones.The iPhone 13 mini offers huge upgrades over its predecessor, featuring a sleek and durable design, an advanced new dual-camera system for improved photos and videos in low lig...

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Tesla hikes prices across its popular EV lineup

Tesla hikes prices across its popular EV lineup

San Francisco: Electric Vehicle (EV) maker Tesla has hiked prices for all four of its in-production vehicles in the past few days.The base Model 3 and Model Y electric vehicles are each priced $2,000 higher, at $43,990 and $56,990 respectively.In addition, the base Model S and Model X vehicles will ...

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Nintendo delays Advance Wars 1+2 Re-Boot Camp to spring 2022

Nintendo delays Advance Wars 1+2 Re-Boot Camp to spring 2022

San Francisco: Nintendo has delayed Advance Wars 1+2: Re-Boot Camp and now the company will release the remake in spring 2022 instead of December 3, 2021.Nintendo did not specify when in spring 2022 Advance Wars 1+2 will release or what, specifically, caused the delay."Hello, troops! Advance Wars 1+...

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Trump's site 'Truth Social' broke software rules: Report

Trump's site 'Truth Social' broke software rules: Report

San Francisco: Former US President Donald Trump's new social network violated a free and open-source software licensing agreement by ripping off decentralised social network Mastodon, said the Software Freedom Conservancy (SFC).According to The Verge, the Trump Media and Technology Group (TMTG) has ...

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Global labour union urges EU to widen antitrust probe against Amazon

Global labour union urges EU to widen antitrust probe against Amazon

New Delhi: After the US, fresh voices are now being raised in the European Union (EU) to widen its probe into anti-competition practices of Amazon after it was accused of allegedly copying popular products and manipulating search results to boost its own brands in India.A Reuters report said on Frid...

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Razorpay launches multi-network tokenisation solution 'TokenHQ'

Razorpay launches multi-network tokenisation solution 'TokenHQ'

Bengaluru: Financial solutions company Razorpay on Friday has announced the launch of 'TokenHQ', a secure multi-network Card-on-File (CoF) tokenisation solution, in line with the recently-issued guidelines by the RBI to secure customers' financial data.The company said that this will be a turnkey so...

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Biden says US will defend Taiwan if China attacks

Biden says US will defend Taiwan if China attacks

Washington: US President Joe Biden said that Washington was committed to coming to Taiwan's defence if it comes under attack from China - a stance that seems in opposition to America's stated policy of "strategic ambiguity", CNN reported.Asked twice during CNN's Town Hall on Thursday whether the US ...

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