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YouTube testing fact check pop up for sensitive searches in India: Report

San Francisco: YouTube is testing a fake content monitoring feature in India that pops up a “fact check” alert on searches for sensitive content. The feature will also highlight additional information on the subject from verified fact-checking partners of the platform. “These panels will show up on search result pages rather than on individual videos. […]

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Google Assistant’s ‘Continued Conversations’ feature reaching Smart Displays

San Francisco: Google is rolling out support for the “Continued Conversation” feature on Smart Displays to allow users to a natural back-and-forth conversation with the Google Assistant instead of having to repeat the “Hey Google” command every time. “After you initially trigger the Assistant with a request, the Assistant will stay active for long enough […]

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New Apple tech to secure iPhone users’ privacy

London: Apple is working on an anti-snooping technology that will prevent law enforcement agencies from tracking mobile phone users’ locations or read their messages. According to a report in The Telegraph on Sunday, the iPhone maker has patented the technology that encrypts information between an iPhone and a mobile network. “The technology would hinder so-called […]

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Microsoft sues Foxconn parent company for missing patent-licensing payments

San Francisco: Microsoft is suing Foxconn’s Taiwanese parent company Hon Hai for the alleged failure of the consumer-electronics manufacturer to comply with a patent-licensing agreement, the media reported. The Windows-maker, in the lawsuit filed on Friday, accused Foxconn of failing to provide twice-yearly royalty reports concerning certain unspecified products and for not making royalty payments […]

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Pre-booking for Samsung Galaxy S10+, Galaxy S10 and Galaxy S10e open in India: Know price and availability

New Delhi: Samsung India has opened pre-bookings for its recently-launched premium smartphone Galaxy S10+, Galaxy S10 and Galaxy S10e. The new Galaxy S line pack cinematic Infinity-O Display, versatile Pro-Grade Camera, Wireless PowerShare, and in-display Ultrasonic fingerprint Scanner (only on Galaxy S10+/S10). The new Galaxy S line comes in three stunning colours with ultra-premium prism […]

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Facebook losing users in US: Report

San Francisco: Social networking giant Facebook today hosts around 15 million fewer people in the US than it did in 2017, with the biggest drop being among teen and millennial demographic. A new US-specific survey data compiled by market research firm Edison Research highlighted that Facebook`s user-base was shrinking, particularly in the coveted 12- to […]