Technology news 01 Mar, 2021
Microsoft says vaccine tools have ‘fallen short’ after DC snags - MintLivemint
The issues in DC represent another black eye for Microsoft, which has heavily touted its software as a way to help with rapid vaccine deployment and scheduling
New leak confirms Redmi Note 10 (global) will have a Snapdragon 678 processor - gizmochinagizmochina
The Redmi Note 10 series is launching on March 4 in India. However, it appears a launch in other countries won’t be far off. There have been numerous leaks about the upcoming phones in addition to official details, however, the most recent info about the Redm…
OPPO Find X3 series to launch on March 11 - The Siasat DailyThe Siasat Daily
Beijing, Feb 28 : OPPO is reportedly planning to launch it's new 'Find X' series smartphones on March 11.According to GSMArena, this is most likely a Chinese event and a global one will follow shortly after.OPPO is expected to launch at least four smartphones…
The Big Read: After a decade of fits and starts, it's all systems go for Singapore's electric vehicle dream - CNACNA
The Government’s earlier start-stop approach to EV adoption for more than a decade has left some industry players and prospective buyers wondering about its future amid announcements of ambitious targets in Singapore's Green Plan 2030.
Freaky Warzone glitch adds a third player to the Gulag - DexertoDexerto
A bizarre new Call of Duty: Warzone glitch in Season 2 is freaking players out by making random third players appear in the 1v1 Gulag.
Create Your Own Raps With Facebook's Bars App - PCMag IndiaPCMag.com
The app, which is only available for iOS users, lets you make 60-second videos of you rapping over professional beats.
New AI ‘Deep Nostalgia’ brings old photos, including very old ones, to life - The VergeThe Verge
Deep Nostalgia can take photos from any camera and create a life-like animation. The AI program uses pre-recorded driver videos of facial movements and applies the one that works best for the still photo in question, so you can take photos of deceased loved o…
Hood: Outlaws & Legends Trailer Shows Off One of The Playable Classes - EssentiallySportsEssentially Sports
Focus Home Interactive recently revealed a new trailer for Hood: Outlaws and Legends, featuring a new gameplay class: The Ranger.
Final Fantasy VII: The First Soldier battle royale game announced - App TriggerApp Trigger
I thought we were past the battle royale trend, I really did. But here we are, the official milking of the Final Fantasy VII Remake. This week, Square Enix...
GTA 5 Players Fear PS5 Version Has Been Delayed - ComicBook.comComicBook.com
A strange new situation has come about that has some fans worried about the prospect of Grand Theft Auto V releasing later this year on PlayStation 5. While it could just be an oversight, the appearance of the game in a new trailer didn’t include a release wi…
Stonefly An Adventure of Self-Discovery Summer 2021 - GLYFE NationGamingLyfe Network
Embark On An Adventure of Self-Discovery in The World of Stonefly, An Action-Adventure Game From Flight School Studio and MWM Interactive Independent game developers Flight School Studio have revealed their newest game, Stonefly, a chill and tranquil action-a…
Apple Shares New 'Hometown' Shot on iPhone Video - MacRumorsMacRumors
Apple today shared a new "Hometown" shot on iPhone video, which was made in honor of Black History Month. The video features the hometowns of...
From the Editor's Desk: The Google Pixel 5a, explained - Android CentralAndroid Central
The Pixel 5a is a few months out and we all have plenty of questions about what type of phone it will be. A "Pixel 4a 5G Lite" type phone would make sense, and it could reveal some of what Google's planning for its late 2021 premium Pixel refresh.
Lock in 1TB of Polar Backup Cloud Storage space for life for under $30 - VentureBeatVentureBeat
Sponsored Deals Rather than leaving it up to chance, a lifetime subscription to a Polar Backup Cloud Storage plan provides the opportunity to safely protect all of your data at all times...even from yourself.
Someone Recreated The Entire First Act Of Hamilton In Animal Crossing - Kotaku AustraliaKotaku Australia
Hamilton is one of the most popular musicals in the world. Animal Crossing is one of the most popular games around right now. I guess it only makes sense that someone would combine them, but I didn’t expect it to be so damn good. Somehow, all of us at Kotaku.…
Google's Stadia gaming division reportedly missed its user goals by hundreds of thousands of gamers - Business Insider IndiaBusiness Insider India
Google's Stadia gaming division missed user goals by hundreds of thousands, according to Bloomberg. A source told Wired they questioned whether execs above
Microsoft's decision to “combine” Windows 10 updates could make the entire process a lot easier and reduce failure - HT TechHindustan Times
Windows 10 cumulative upgrade previews could include important associated updates and other requirements bundled together to streamline the process and reduce failure.
Android 12 Developer Preview: Requirements, How to install and more - BGR IndiaWww.bgr.in
Google has released the first Android 12 Developer Preview. Here's everything you need to know about it along with steps on how to install it on your phone
Framework Laptop is an easily upgradeable 13.5-inch notebook coming this summer - ZDNetZDNet
Tired of laptops that won't even let you replace their batteries, much less anything else inside? Framwork looks to remedy that issue with its forthcoming portable, which is the latest attempt to bring the modular concept to the laptop space.
Nothing launches Community Funding program on March 2 - Gizchina.comGizchina.com
Carl Pei's Nothing will launch its own community funding program on March 2. Users will be able to obtain some of company's shares.
How to auto change Apple Watch face with time and your location - HT TechHindustan Times
Although millions of us use it everyday and at every part of our lives, some of us might not be knowing exactly everything that the piece of machinery has to offer.
Moto G Watch and other smartwatches will be revealed later this year - Gizchina.comGizchina.com
During a presentation to executives, Motorola unveiled the Moto G Watch, Moto Watch and Moto One smartwatches. They will come late this year.
How the first Sonos headphones could beat the Apple AirPods Max - TechRadarTechRadar
Sonos could be about to release its first wireless headphones
Outriders feels like a game design period piece for the Xbox 360 generation - Digital TrendsDigital Trends
The new demo for Outriders shows a promising shooter that feels a bit stuck in the past.
Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Zombies Set to Move to Berlin - EssentiallySportsEssentially Sports
After the events of Outbreak in Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Season 2, Zombies might move its story from the Ural Mountains to Berlin.
1Password for iOS gets first 2021 update with important security and bug fixes - HT TechHindustan Times
The popular premium password manager was updated earlier this week with new features under the hood and several improvements to features like AutoFill.
Krafton in contact with the Indian Govt. to bring back PUBG Mobile - TalkEsportTalkEsport
According to a report, Krafton official has stated that the company is communicating with the Indian government to relaunch PUBG Mobile in India.
App spending to reach $270bn annually by 2025 - ETTelecom.comThe Times of India
Global consumer spending on premium apps, in-app purchases, and subscriptions across Apple's App Store and Google Play will reach $270 billion annually by 2025, nearly 2.5 times what consumers spent in 2020 as Covid-19 accelerated mobile trends.
Microsoft hints at new Surface Duo 2 with 5G and upgraded camera - WindowsLatestWindowsLatest
Surface Duo was the first dual-screen phone from Microsoft to launch in the US and Europe. Surface Duo received mixed reviews and it appears the company is gearing up to launch the next-gen dual-screen phone with support for “5G” and improved camera, accordin…
HUAWEI Mate 40 Pro review: keeps getting better and better - PocketnowPocketNow
It's the software and ecosystem efforts of HUAWEI that allow me to finally recommend a flagship like the Mate 40 Pro without reservations.
When will Clubhouse be available for Android users? App cofounder spills details - The Financial ExpressGoogle News
How to Start Self-Chat Feature on WhatsApp Web, Android and iOS for Taking Quick Notes - News18News18
Several Android and iOS running smartphones come with pre-installed note-taking or useful reminder apps, but we often forget about their existence.
Now DeepMind's New AI Agent Outperforms Humans - Analytics India MagazineAnalytics India Magazine
DreamerV2 is the first world model that enables learning successful behaviors with human-level performance on competitive Atari benchmark.
More OnePlus 9 and OnePlus Watch details leak out online - TechRadarTechRadar
Coming in March, apparently
Is Microsoft's Surface Laptop Go The Ultimate Budget Friendly Microsoft Laptop? | Tech & Auto Show - CNN-News18Google News
National Science Day: Top 5 AR apps available on Apple's App Store to learn science - BGR IndiaWww.bgr.in
National Science Day: Here is a list of the top 5 AR based science apps available on the Apple App Store that can help you learn new things.
Everything you need to know about Astra, Valorant's latest Controller Agent - TalkEsportTalkEsport
We take a deep dive into the mechanics of Astra, Valorant's newest Controller Agent, that is set to change the meta for good.
PlayStation Network Remains Down Globally, Sony Confirms Users May Face Difficulty Launching Games - News18News18
The PlayStation Network (PSN), Sony's online gaming and media delivery service for PS consoles, is facing a global outage for more than 24 hours.
Google Maps is getting a new trick (plus 5 other Android features coming) - CNETCNET
Google is rolling out several new features to Messages, Google Maps and Password Checkup and more. Here's what you need to know.
iPhone 13 Mini will launch despite the low sales of iPhone 12 Mini - Gizchina.comGizchina.com
iPhone 12 Mini failed to get much sales and Apple will stop producing the phone next quarter but that does not mean that iPhone 13 Mini won't launch!
Genshin Impact: Hu Tao banner release date and 4 stars characters - HITC - Football, Gaming, Movies, TV, MusicHITC - Football, Gaming, Movies, TV, Music
Genshin Impact has been a huge success since its release, so much so that miHoYo’s revenue reportedly came close to $800m in 2020. One of...
Best 5G Mobile Phones Under Rs 20,000 in India: Mi 10i, Realme X7, Realme Narzo 30 Pro, and More - MySmartPriceMysmartprice.com
If you're looking for a 5G smartphone under Rs 20,000 then you're at the correct place. Here in this article, we have listed the best 5G smartphone in 20k.
Pokemon Legends: Arceus launch date announced for Nintendo Switch - BGR IndiaWww.bgr.in
Pokemon Legends: Arceus will be an open-world adventure game which will launch in early 2022. Here's everything you need to know about the game.
Microsoft testing new Xbox Game Streaming Windows app and 1080p streaming for xCloud - XDA DevelopersXDA Developers
Xbox is currently testing internally a new version of the Xbox Game Streaming Windows app and 1080p streaming for xCloud. Check it out!
AirPods 3 rumors: Apple's next-gen earbuds look very familiar in this leaked photo - CNETCNET
Apple's third-generation AirPods may have a lot in common with the AirPods Pro.
Weekly poll results: the Samsung Galaxy F62 could be a hit, if its price drops - GSMArena.com news - GSMArena.comGSMArena.com
The F62 will go global under the Galaxy M62 name. And some are happy with the price as is - it's slightly cheaper than the M51 was last year.
Google Discover starts surfacing YouTube content in ‘Short videos’ carousel - 9to5Google9to5google.com
Back in August, Google Discover started surfacing "Short videos" to join webpages, videos, and Web Stories. Google Discover YouTube Shorts...
Xbox Series X and S are available at Target - Micky NewsMicky News
The Xbox Series S and Xbox Series X is available in the market since last fall. It is hard to find the best gaming console as of now. Consequently, if you are
LastPass for Android has seven built-in trackers, security firm warns - GSMArena.com news - GSMArena.comGSMArena.com
LastPass says that it doesn't give out sensitive user information.
Huawei Mate 40E with Kirin 990E gets a launch date - Gizchina.comGizchina.com
Huawei Mate 40E with Kirin 990E gets a launch date. According to the reports, this smartphone will retain the design of the Mate 40
Govts need to drive climate change mitigation: Bill Gates - indica NewsIndicanews.com
Climate change is too big a problem and it cannot be tackled without governments driving the mitigation efforts, Microsoft Co-founder and philanthropist Bill Gates said on Friday.
Google Pixel 5a: News, Leaks, Release, Specs, and Rumors! - Android CentralAndroid Central
The Pixel 4a was one of the best smartphone values of 2020. What's next? Here's everything we know so far about its successor — the Pixel 5a!
"I know Valorant f***s your aim, but what the f**k was that?": Clix roasts Bugha for failing to get a clutch victory royale in Fortnite - SportskeedaSportskeeda
NRG Clix, in a recent livestream, raged at Fortnite World Cup winner, Bugha, when the latter failed to grasp a clutch victory royale.
Xbox exclusives for 2021: a complete guide - TrueAchievementsTrueAchievements
We've got the whole of 2021 and all its upcoming games to look forward to, but if you're wondering just what you'll be playing, why not take a look through our detailed breakdown of all the exclusives arriving for Xbox in 2021.
Study Finds 4 Negative Effects of Too Much Video Conferencing - Search Engine JournalSearch Engine Journal
Stanford researchers make a case for ‘Zoom fatigue,’ a condition caused by prolonged video calls.
The Nintendo Switch Is Holding Back Games Like ‘Pokémon Legends: Arceus’ - ForbesForbes
The Nintendo Switch has never needed power to compete with Sony and Microsoft, and yet it's clearly holding back games like Pokemon Legends at this point.
Top Stories: MacBook Pro, iMac, and AirPods Rumors, macOS 11.2.2, MagSafe Wallet Revisited - MacRumorsMacRumors
March is right around the corner, and that means our first good opportunity for Apple product launches in 2021 as the company frequently has...
An Oculus Quest Pro could be on the way, Facebook exec hints - Tom's GuideTom's Guide
Facebook might be toying with a souped up version of the Oculus Quest 2
WhatsApp to come with redesigned media footer on Android: Check how it looks - Zee NewsIndia.com
Popular messaging platform WhatsApp’s latest beta update for Android revealed that it is working on redesigning the media footer in the app. Currently, it is under development and the feature is expected to roll out soon.
Elon Musk’s reply to a Mars-related tweet has left people in splits - Hindustan TimesHindustan Times
Elon Musk's reply to the Mars-related tweet has prompted people to share various responses.
All-AMD Dell G5 15 SE gaming laptop with Ryzen 5 4600H CPU and Radeon RX 5600M graphics now on sale for $685 USD - Notebookcheck.netNotebookcheck.net
The Special Edition laptop is one of the only gaming laptops in the market to feature AMD SmartShift for higher performance. Overall performance is neck-to-neck with costlier GeForce RTX 2060 laptops.