Technology news 03 Mar, 2021
SpaceX moon mission to take eight people 'further than any human has ever gone' from Earth - CNETCNET
Bankrolled by a Japanese millionaire, the DearMoon mission plans to transport eight people around the moon and back in 2023
Here's how much the Galaxy A32 will cost in India when it launches there on March 5 - GSMArena.com news - GSMArena.comGSMArena.com
This is the 4G version of the phone we're talking about.
OPPO F19 could be rebranded as Reno5 F and OPPO A94 in other markets - gizmochinagizmochina
According to a new leak by reliable tipster Evan Blass, an upcoming OPPO smartphone codenamed as Darwin will be heading to India with the OPPO F19 moniker. In Asia, the same phone will arrive as the OPPO Reno5 F and it will be landing in Europe as the OPPO A9…
iOS 14.5 beta 3 enables new ‘Items’ tab in Find My to track AirTags and third-party accessories - 9to5Mac9to5Mac
Apple today released the third iOS 14.5 beta to developers, following two other betas that brought some nice changes for iPhone and iPad users. With today’s beta release, the company has enabled the new “Items” tab in the Find My app, which will allow users t…
DJI announces FPV first person hybrid drone - GSMArena.com news - GSMArena.comGSMArena.com
Combines the speed and agility of FPV racing drones with ease of use of consumer drones.
LG V60's successor reportedly put on hold - GSMArena.com news - GSMArena.comGSMArena.com
LG has reportedly put field testing on its next smartphone on hold indefinitely.
The Realme 8 Pro will debut with the 108MP ISOCELL HM2 sensor - Notebookcheck.netNotebookcheck.net
Realme has announced that it will launch its first 108MP camera phone in 2021. Not only that, but the top-end sensor in question is Samsung's latest CMOS of this resolution: the ISOCELL HM2. It has features such as 3x lossless zoom, nonapixel binning. The OEM…
Samsung's 110" and 99" micro-LED TVs will be available later this month, more models unveiled - GSMArena.com news - GSMArena.comGSMArena.com
The company unveiled its micro-LED and Neo QLED line-up for 2021 at CES in January, today's event brought various new models.
Samsung is rolling out Android 11 with One UI 3.1 to the Galaxy Tab S6 - XDA DevelopersXDA Developers
The Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 LTE's One UI 3.1 update is rolling out already in Germany, two months ahead of schedule. Read more here!
Pixel phones will soon always show the dark boot animation regardless of theme - XDA DevelopersXDA Developers
Google Pixel phones will always show the dark boot animation regardless of the system theme in order to reduce disturbances at night.
Panos Panay teases 'next generation of Windows' is coming in fireside chat at Ignite 2021 - Windows CentralWindows Central
In a fireside chat with Microsoft's Chief Product Officer, Panos Panay and Corporate VP & Product Manager, Roanne Sones, Panay briefly talks about Windows and the future of the platform, teasing that he's pumped about what's coming next but that Microsoft is …
Xiaomi Mi 11 vs Redmi K40 Pro+: Specs Comparison - gizmochinagizmochina
Xiaomi flagship killers compared: Xiaomi Mi 11 and Redmi K40 Pro+!
Samsung will unveil three Exynos chipsets this year, claims leakster - GSMArena.com news - GSMArena.comGSMArena.com
Two of which may feature AMD GPUs. Also, Samsung is reportedly working on an Exynos-powered Windows 10 laptop.
Buy and Play These Super Mario Games Before They Go Away - LifehackerLifehacker.com
Over the last year, Nintendo released several Mario games to celebrate the mustachioed mascot’s 35th birthday, but two of them—Super Mario 3D All-Stars and Super Mario Bros. 35—are only available until March 31. After that, both will be delisted from the Nint…
Gatorade’s Gx Sweat Patch tests your sweat to tell you how much and when to rehydrate while working out - HT TechHindustan Times
You can but a set of two patches to test your sweat profile and get suggestions about how to efficiently hydrate.
The Realme GT 5G will launch with the Android 11-based Realme UI 2.0 out of the box - GSMArena.com news - GSMArena.comGSMArena.com
The software will run on a Snapdragon 888 chipset with LPDDR5 RAM and UFS 3.1 storage. Realme UI 2.0 promises stability, speed and efficiency.
Google revamps Chrome profiles to make switching easier - EngadgetEngadget
Google's latest Chrome update revamps profiles to make it easier for multiple users to identify and switch between their accounts on the web browser.
Twitter Spaces Rolling Out for Android Users Globally for Wider Testing - Gadgets 360NDTV News
Twitter has announced that it will begin expanding Twitter Spaces, its Clubhouse-style audio chat rooms feature, to Android users. The feature is still under testing and will be available only to select users. Twitter Spaces was first announced in December la…
Valorant update 2.04 patch notes: Astra, Escalation changes, rank updates - DexertoDexerto
Valorant update 2.04 is here! As Astra joins the fray, she's accompanied by a whole host of Escalation Mode and Ranked fixes.
Microsoft to add new shared channels, encryption for calls, webinar features to Teams - ZDNetZDNet
Microsoft has a bunch of new Teams features coming and is introducing a new category of Teams Intelligent Speaker devices at Ignite this week.
realme C21 will debut on March 5, Entire Specs and renders revealed before launch - gizmochinagizmochina
After getting a lot of certifications, realme C21 is finally hitting the stores. The device will debut in Malaysia on March 5. As per the official poster by realme Malaysia on Facebook, the realme C21 will come with a 5,000mAh battery. This device is said to …
Mi 10T price in India drops by Rs 6,000, now starts at Rs 29,999 - 91mobiles91mobiles
Mi 10T price in India has been slashed by Rs 3,000 for both 6GB and 8GB variants, with an additional Rs 3,000 discount on ICICI Bank cards.
Kuo: iPhone 13 series with smaller notch, 13 Pro gets 120Hz screen, foldable in 2023 - GSMArena.com news - GSMArena.comGSMArena.com
The iPhone will use a Lightning port until at least 2022.
Ratchet and Clank is now free on PS4 and PS5 - The VergeThe Verge
March kicks off Sony’s Play At Home Initiative, with the first game available being the 2016 remake of Ratchet and Clank. PS4 and PS5 owners can redeem the game for free until March 31st, no PlayStation Plus subscription required.
OnePlus 9 series: Company teases launch on Amazon; check expected date and other details here - Zee BusinessZee Business
The Chinese smartphone brand OnePlus is expected to launch OnePlus 9 series later this month. The series is expected to include OnePlus 9, OnePlus 9 Pro and OnePlus 9R or OnePlus 9E. The flagship smartphone has now been teased on e- commerce platform Amazon.
Upcoming Smartphones in March 2021: OnePlus, OPPO, Redmi, realme , Samsung, & more! - gizmochinagizmochina
It’s that time of the year when companies flood the market with flagship smartphones. Last month, we predicted that a few of the gaming devices would arrive early but they missed the Feb launch time frame. However, many of them have confirmed their arrival in…
Instagram introduces Live Rooms that will let up to four users participate in a live session simultaneously - FirstpostFirstpost
Previously, users could go live with only one more person in the stream but now they could ‘double up’.
WhatsApp Messenger Gets New Animation for Voice Messages and Disable Receipts on iOS With Latest Update - Gadgets 360NDTV News
WhatsApp Messenger iOS update brings new features like a new animation for voice messages and disables receipts for them, depending on the read receipt setting.
PUBG: New State India launch could still be on the cards, shows official website's code - 91mobiles91mobiles
PUBG: New State India launch is still part of developer Krafton's plans as there is a hidden, Hindi-only version of the official website that is off-limits to regular users.
Three new Moto 360s on the way – including square design - WareableWareable
Three new Moto 360 devices are on the way, as details of the company’s 2021 plans leaked online. The information has been released in sales material and sp...
ASUS ROG Phone 5 spotted on Geekbench with 18GB of RAM, Pre Orders live in China - gizmochinagizmochina
The ASUS ROG Phone 5 is set to launch on 10th March 2021 and will be the latest flagship gaming device from the company. And now, it has just been spotted on Geekbench revealing its sizeable 18GB of RAM. According to a MySmartPrice report, the ROG Phone 5 was…
Google TV app preps a new remote control feature for your Android TV - XDA DevelopersXDA Developers
The Google TV app on Android will soon get a new remote control feature to help users control their Android TVs.
OPPO Find X3 leaks leave almost nothing to the imagination - XDA DevelopersXDA Developers
Fresh leaks have detailed full specifications of the OPPO Find X3 Pro, Find X3 Neo, and Find X3 Lite complete with high-quality press renders.
Android or Apple iPhone? Here is what Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates prefers - MoneycontrolMoneycontrol
Bill Gates cleared the air about his choice in an interview on the iPhone-only Clubhouse app
Samsung Galaxy A12 Review: Smartphone ticks the right boxes in budget segment - Zee BusinessZee Business
Samsung Galaxy A12 Review: From premium smartphones to budget handsets, the South Korean tech giant Samsung has been aggressively launching smartphones in India to gain more users and to fulfil the demands of mobile fans here.
Boat TRebel Headphones and Earphones Range for Women Launched - Gadgets 360NDTV News
Boat has launched a new range of audio products, positioned to appeal to women. The TRebel range consists of existing Boat products, but in new colours and styles that are brighter and eye-catching.
Should Indians wait for a “better” Covid-19 vaccine? - QuartzQuartz India
Medical professionals warn that not taking the vaccine—whichever one may be available in India—is not a smart move.
[Update: Rolling out] Google Maps dark theme for Android officially announced - 9to5Google9to5google.com
Since 2019, Google has been rolling out night modes to all of its apps. A Google Maps dark theme for Android is now official and...
My Heritage’s Deep Nostalgia: Are Deepfakes Creepy or Magical? - The QuintThe Quint
Over the past few days, Twitter has been buzzing with short Deepfake videos. Bhagat Singh, Einstein, Mona Lisa, Charles Dickens, Louisa Roakes and people’s own ancestors can now be brought to life.
Google Preps For Remote Work In Time Of Pandemic With 'Workspace' Refresh - NDTVNDTV News
Google is updating its productivity software to better meet the needs of frontline and remote workers, in a bet that the pandemic has permanently changed how work gets done.
WhatsApp’s new feature lets you mute videos before sending - The Indian ExpressThe Indian Express
The latest WhatsApp update allows users to mute videos before sending them. Here's how to do that easily.
iPad Pro With M1-Like Chipset Could Be Launching This Year - UbergizmoUbergizmo
For Apple’s iOS devices like the iPhone and iPad, the company uses its A-series of chipsets. This has been that way for years now, but apparently with the upcoming iPad Pro refresh, that could change. This is according to a video from Mark Gurman over at Bloo…
Google Docs, Calendar for iOS updated with privacy labels - AppleInsiderAppleInsider
After dragging its feet for nearly three months, Google on Monday continued a slow rollout of updates to its flagship iOS apps that includes Apple's mandated privacy "nutrition" labels.
Samsung SMS Messaging app for Windows spotted in the Microsoft Store - Android PoliceAndroid Police
An early version of a Samsung SMS messaging app was spotted in the Microsoft Store for Windows.
Malware Loader Abuses Google SEO to Expand Payload Delivery - ThreatpostThreatpost
Gootloader has expanded its payloads beyond the Gootkit malware family, using Google SEO poisoning to gain traction.
Google Duo uses a new codec for better call quality over poor connections - XDA DevelopersXDA Developers
Google has developed Lyra, a low-bitrate codec for speech compression that aims to vastly improve voice quality in apps like Google Duo.
You can now get the OnePlus 8 Pro with OnePlus Buds Z for $699 - Android PoliceAndroid Police
The OnePlus 8 Pro is nearing a year old at this point, but it's still the most high-end device the company has released (the 8T never had a Pro variant).
Popular password manager in the spotlight over web trackers - We Live SecurityWe Live Security
The Android app of LastPass, a popular password manager, has been found to contain seven trackers that collect information about users and their devices.
10 MOST UNDERRATED Xbox One Games Of All Time | Hidden Xbox One Gems - Cultured VulturesGoogle News
Motorola partner leaks three new Moto smartwatches for 2021 with the Moto G, Moto Watch and Moto One shown - Notebookcheck.netNotebookcheck.net
According to a roadmap published by CE Brands Inc, Motorola plans to release at least three smartwatches in 2021. A Moto G smartwatch for June has been mentioned, as have the Moto Watch and Moto One for July.
OnePlus Nord gets stable OxygenOS 11 update, OnePlus 7 and 7T series move up to Open Beta 3 - GSMArena.com news - GSMArena.comGSMArena.com
OxygenOS 11 for the Nord revamps the UI and adds an Always On Display feature.
PUBG New State March Update: New State Release Date, APK Link, Official Trailer, How to pre-registration PUBG Mobile New State on Google Play Store, IOS - InsideSportInsideSport
PUBG New State March Update: Release Date, APK Link, Official Trailer, How to pre-registration PUBG Mobile New State on Google Play Store, IOS
Android or iOS: Microsoft Co-Founder Bill Gates Reveals His Preference - ABP LiveAbplive.com
Microsoft Co-Founder Bill Gates who currently holds third position on the world's richest people's list, has revealed that he personally prefers an Android smartphone to an Apple iPhone.
Microsoft Is Testing 1080p xCloud Streams, Up From 720p - GameSpotGameSpot
New images suggest that Microsoft is now testing better-quality game streams from its cloud service.
All-new Mahindra Scorpio spied with projector headlamps & rear disc brakes - CarToq.comCarToq.com
After the success of the all-new Mahindra Thar in the Indian market, the Indian automobile major is now working on the next two all-new vehicles. Mahindra will launch the all-new XUV500, which they are testing throughout the Indian terrains later this year. A…
Carbon 1 MK II is first phone in the world with a carbon fiber monocoque - GSMArena.com news - GSMArena.comGSMArena.com
This makes the phone quite light (125g) and thin (6.3 mm). Each carbon fiber shell is hand-molded by experienced engineers.
Valorant Prime 2.0 Collection: What is Actually Included? - DualShockersDualShockers
A new set of Prime Gaming weapon skins for Valorant are on the way.
A beginner’s guide to buying a Samsung Galaxy smartphone in 2021 - The Indian ExpressThe Indian Express
Whether you have bought a Galaxy smartphone before or are a first-time buyer, buying a Samsung handset is a complex process and there is a lot to consider.
Molife launches Sense 500 smartwatch in India at Rs 3999 - India TodayIndia Today
Molife notes that Sense 500 is the first smartwatch in the Indian market that comes with a 4.3cm or 1.7-inch infinity display with 2.5D curved edges and a Bluetooth calling feature.
Vivo S9 5G promo reveals the key features of the device - Gizchina.comGizchina.com
Vivo S9 5G promo reveals some of its key features. It will be selfie focused and also come with Dimensity 1100.
PlayStation Plus free games March 2021: Availability, download and more - BGR IndiaWww.bgr.in
Here's a look at the top PlayStation Plus free games for the month of March 2021. You get Final Fantasy 7 Remake Maquette Farpoint VR and Remnant.
‘Zoom fatigue’ is real, new study identifies possible causes and suggests how to fix it - The Financial ExpressGoogle News
Google reportedly paid $20m for Ubisoft ports on Stadia - GamesIndustry.bizGamesIndustry.biz
Take-Two was also paid "tens of millions of dollars" for Red Dead Redemption 2 and NBA 2K
Gionee Max Pro With 6,000mAh Battery, 6.52-Inch Display Launched in India: Price, Specifications - Gadgets 360NDTV News
Gionee Max Pro has been launched in India at a price of Rs. 6,999. It features a 6,000mAh battery, dual rear camera setup, and a 6.52-inch display. The phone is powered by Unisoc 9863A SoC, which is paired with 3GB of RAM.