Technology news 24 Feb, 2021
Realme Narzo 30 Pro 5G, Realme Narzo 30A Price in India Leak Ahead of Launch - Gadgets 360NDTV News
Realme Narzo 30 Pro 5G may be priced at Rs. 15,999 or Rs. 16,999 for the base 6GB RAM + 64GB storage model and Rs. 17,999 or Rs. 18,999 for the 8GB RAM + 128GB storage model. The phone is expected to come in Silver and Sword Black colour options.
Android users are set to get these 6 new features soon - Gadgets NowGadgets Now
Google’s next Android update — Android 12 — is still a few months away. But that hasn’t stopped the tech giant from rolling out new features for smartphone users. In a blog post published today, Google revealed six new features that will soon arrive on Androi…
Redmi Note 10 specifications revealed via leaked retail box image - 91mobiles91mobiles
Redmi Note 10 price in India will be officially revealed on March 4th and a leaked retail box image reveals key specifications.
PUBG Mobile 1.2 global version update (Season 17): APK download link for worldwide users - SportskeedaSportskeeda
The Battle Royale genre has established itself on the mobile platform, and PUBG Mobile has played a significant part in its success.
Global smartphone market in 2020: How Apple, Samsung, Xiaomi and others 'performed' - Gadgets NowGadgets Now
Global sales of smartphones declined 12.5% during the year 2020, according to research firm Gartner. While consumers remained cautious in their spending, 5G smartphones and pro-camera features helped drive sales of new smartphones. After full four years, Appl…
Sony announces new VR headset for PS5 but it won’t launch this year - The Indian ExpressThe Indian Express
Sony is working on the next-generation of its PlayStation VR system for the PlayStation 5, its latest video game console.
Samsung Galaxy M62 is the F62 for the rest of the world, launching on March 3 - GSMArena.com news - GSMArena.comGSMArena.com
Why the company insists on selling the same handset under different names is beyond us.
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 could be the spiritual successor to Galaxy Note 20 - gizmochinagizmochina
Samsung, breaking with the tradition, started offering the S-Pen stylus with the Galaxy S-series phones, starting with the Galaxy S21 lineup. Earlier, the support for stylus was limited to the Galaxy Note series only. The reason behind this change is rumored …
The original voice of Siri makes an appearance in Persona 5 Strikers - The VergeThe Verge
Persona 5 Strikers went all out by getting the original voice of Siri to play its in-game digital assistant. The character, known as EMMA in the game, is voiced by Susan Bennett, who provided the voice of Siri from iOS 5 to iOS 7.
Free game alert: Rage 2 on PC is yours for the taking - PolygonPolygon
Who cares about the story when the shooting is this good? Rage 2 has a mediocre shell that hides some of the best gunplay and combat gaming has to offer. And right now it’s free!
Anker’s MagSafe-compatible battery pack will stick to your iPhone on March 3rd - The VergeThe Verge
Anker has released a new MagSafe-compatible battery pack for charging Apple’s new iPhones, according to 9to5Google. The Anker PowerCore Magnetic 5K Wireless Power Bank will launch on March 3rd.
Journey to the Savage Planet was broken on Stadia but Google has issued a fix - XDA DevelopersXDA Developers
Journey to the Savage Planet, the only game released by Stadia Games & Entertainment, was broken, but a fix has rolled out.
Apple may replace some of its tablets with the foldable iPhone - Gizchina.comGizchina.com
According to rumors, Apple may ditch the iPad mini and replace it with a foldable iPhone. However, this won't happen before 2022.
Spotify unveils Instagram like `Clips` for all artists: Here`s how it works - Zee NewsIndia.com
Spotify has finally unveiled a new feature called “Clips” at its Stream On event, which basically helps artists in posting short videos that they can put up on playlists. The feature is a lookalike to Snapchat Stories work and it s quite similar in functionin…
“I Don’t Care Anymore” TSM Myth Lashes out at His Toxic Twitch Chat - EssentiallySportsEssentially Sports
While on stream, TSM Myth rages after a Twitch viewer reminds him of his fall from glory since his Fortnite days. Find out his reaction.
Oppo Reno5 K incoming, it’s the Reno5 5G with Snapdragon 750G - GSMArena.com news - GSMArena.comGSMArena.com
The new phone will have a different chipset but the rest of the specs will remain the same.
OnePlus 9E Specs List Leaked, Coming With Snapdragon 690 Processor - Gizchina.comGizchina.com
The OnePlus 9E will be the third model in the OnePlus 9 series. It will also be the lowest model, coming with a Snapdragon 690 chip.
New deal drops the Galaxy Watch 3 price to its lowest yet, without trade-in - SamMobileSamMobile
Samsung's recent deals on the Galaxy Watch 3 seemed unbeatable a couple of weeks ago but Amazon is one-upping the ...
Apple to launch two 2021 MacBook Pro models with HDMI port and SD Card reader: Report - gizmochinagizmochina
Apple’s MacBooks are expected to bring back the MagSafe connectors this year. Now, Ming-Chi Kuo has come back with another report stating that two of the 2021 MacBook Pro models will feature an SD card reader and HDMI port. According to Ming-Chi Kuo, Apple is…
Apple users targeted by 'mysterious' malware - BBC NewsBBC News
Devices in more than 150 countries are infected - but researchers still do not know why.
Report: Samsung is making in-folding displays for Google, Oppo, Xiaomi - Android AuthorityAndroid Authority
It's believed devices with these screens will arrive later this year.
PlayStation's 'Play At Home' Program Returns, Ratchet & Clank Free Next Month - KotakuKotaku
Last year, Sony kickstarted the Play At Home initiative, a program that provided free games to PlayStation players in the hopes of promoting social distancing. Next month, Sony will bring the program back.
realme announces "Dual-platform Dual-flagship" strategy - gizmochinagizmochina
realme has unveiled a new Strategy at the MWC 2021. Accordingly, it is going to launch two flagship series with different focus under points going forward. As seen in the official tweet, the ‘Dual-Platform Dual-Flagship Strategy’ will focus on ‘performance’ a…
Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra to pioneer the 50MP Samsung GN2 sensor - GSMArena.com news - GSMArena.comGSMArena.com
Yet another Xiaomi smartphone will debut a Samsung sensor.
I Tried a Guided Fitbit Meditation With Deepak Chopra, but I'm Still Stressed - GizmodoGizmodo.com
Unfortunately, you have to pay for a Premium subscription to access Fitbit's new mindfulness features.
The future of LG’s rollable smartphone project seems uncertain - XDA DevelopersXDA Developers
Recent reports suggest that LG has put a hold on its rollable smartphone project, but the company claims that it hasn't taken any final decision on the matter.
HP Pavilion 13, 14, and 15 laptops made with ocean-bound plastics launched in India: prices, specifications - 91mobiles91mobiles
HP Pavilion 13, Pavilion 14, Pavilion 15 prices in India are set as Rs 71,999, Rs 62,999, and Rs 69,999, respectively.
Genshin Impact: Rosaria skills and banner release date - HITC - Football, Gaming, Movies, TV, MusicHITC - Football, Gaming, Movies, TV, Music
Genshin Impact update 1.3 has been out for awhile now, and its Lantern Rite event is coming to end although the Xiao market will remain...
Xiaomi Mi Smart Band 6 appears on Indonesia Telecom and BIS listings, Launch imminent - gizmochinagizmochina
Xiaomi is gearing up to launch the most expected Redmi Note 10 series in India next month. The company could also launch the successor of Mi Smart Band 5 soon as the Mi Band 6 gets Indonesia Telecom and India’s BIS certifications. As noted by Mukul Sharma, a …
Daily Authority: Early Pixel 5a leaks, Samsung’s four-years of updates, more - Android AuthorityAndroid Authority
Maybe the biggest thing is Samsung stepping up to lead the Android world for security updates? Plus more tech news today!
[Update: More details] Realme GT 5G w/ Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 set to launch on March 4 - 9to5Google9to5google.com
As champions of affordability, the BBK-owned Realme is set to release its first 2021 flagship in the guise of the GT 5G.
Oppo will license its VOOC charging technology to third-party makers - GSMArena.com news - GSMArena.comGSMArena.com
The newly-announced Flash Initiative welcomes Anker, NXP and FAW-Volkswagen as its first members.
Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Outbreak trailer released | BGR India - BGR IndiaWww.bgr.in
Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Outbreak will soon be made available for everyone to play. Here's everything you need to know about the upcoming mode.
Amazon announces Grand Gaming Days sale: Top deals on laptops, gaming consoles and more - India TodayIndia Today
The e-commerce platform announced its fab phones fest a day ago and now it is simultaneously hosting the gaming days sale.
Wondering which iPhone you should buy in 2021? A complete guide for beginners - The Indian ExpressThe Indian Express
Buying your first iPhone is exciting, but it can also be challenging if you don’t know where to start.
TCL Launches New Wired and Wireless Headphone Range in India, Priced Starting at Rs. 299 - Gadgets 360NDTV News
TCL says that it will launch truly wireless earbuds in the Indian market soon. The TCL ELIT400NC and ELIT 200NC models are equipped with active noise cancellation (ANC). The ELIT200NC in-ear headphones come with 12.2mm Hi-Res audio drivers. These are priced a…
UK antitrust tribunal blocks Epic's case against Apple - GamesIndustry.bizGamesIndustry.biz
Court says Apple case should be resolved in the US, but allows Google case to proceed in the UK
OnePlus Nord OxygenOS 11 (Android 11) wait continues as yet another OxygenOS 10.5.11 update rolls out - PiunikaWebPiunikaWeb
OnePlus is rolling out the January 2021 security patch to OnePlus Nord as OxygenOS 10.5.11 even as users eagerly await OxygenOS 11 update.
Free Fire vs COD Mobile: Which game is better for 4 GB RAM Android devices in 2021? - SportskeedaSportskeeda
Free Fire and COD Mobile are two leading names in the esports industry. Fans often pit these two titles against each other to see which is a better option in 2021.
In case users do not comply with Whatsapp's new policies, for a short duration they would be able to receive calls and notification, but they won't be able to read or send messages from the app from May 15 onwards. | OpIndia News
Google finally reveals what data it collects when you use Gmail for free - Gadgets NowGadgets Now
Months after Apple introduced Privacy Labels on its App Store, Google has finally updated the Gmail iOS app to reveal what data it actually collects to let you use the popular email service for free. Apple made Privacy Labels mandatory for all iOS apps starti…
Black Shark 4's Snapdragon 870 version with 120W charger certified by China's 3C authority - gizmochinagizmochina
Black Shark is expected to announce the Black Shark 4 series of smartphones either by the end of this month or early in March. It is known through TENAA certification that KSR-A0 and PRS-A0 are the model numbers of the two phones that are said to belong to th…
Apple surpasses Samsung to become top smartphone player for the first time in four years - The Indian ExpressThe Indian Express
Despite a slump in the overall smartphone market, Apple managed to sell more iPhones than ever in the final quarter of 2020.
Redmi K40 with Snapdragon 870 spotted at Geekbench - gizmochinagizmochina
Reports have revealed that model numbers such as M2012K11AC and M2012K11C belong to the Redmi K40 and Redmi K40 Pro smartphones. While the Pro model is expected to arrive with the Snapdragon 888 mobile platform, it is unclear which processor will be fueling t…
Android 12’s hidden App Pairs feature is incomplete but shows promise - XDA DevelopersXDA Developers
Google is adding an App Pairs feature in Android 12, and it'll let you quickly launch multiple apps simultaneously in split-screen mode.
Nokia 6.1, Nokia 6.1 Plus, Nokia 7 Plus, Nokia 7.1 and Nokia 7.2 receiving new updates - NokiamobNokiamob
Nokia mobile released a new security updates for Nokia 6.1, Nokia 6.1 Plus, Nokia 7 Plus and Nokia 7.2.
Huawei turns to other businesses to make up for its loss of the smartphone market - gizmochinagizmochina
Chinese tech giant Huawei has had a mixed bag of fortunes within the past year. It had come under severe and debilitating restrictions by the US government which accused it of being a front for the Chinese government and as such, a huge security threat that U…
Microsoft adding text predictions to Word next month - CNETCNET
The feature will work like Google Docs' Smart Compose.
Netflix’s latest feature automatically downloads shows based on what you like - The VergeThe Verge
Netflix is adding a new mobile feature called Downloads For You, which will automatically download show recommendations and movies based on your viewing history. You’ll need to opt in to use the feature. Once toggled on from the downloads tab, you’ll need to …
5G Motorola Edge S/G100 and the new Snapdragon 870 chip get benchmarked by Geekbench - PhoneArenaPhoneArena
The Motorola Edge S, which might be known outside China as the Motorola G100, was benchmarked by Geekbench. The phone is powered by the Snapdragon 870 chipset, and is equipped with a 5000mAh ...
Microsoft confirms Windows 10 Flash Player-killer update is rolling out - WindowsLatestWindowsLatest
Adobe has stopped supporting Flash Player and it has actively started blocking content from running in the player. Adobe “strongly recommends” that all users immediately uninstall Flash Player from Windows 10 to protect their devices and organizations from at…
ASUS is bringing the headphone jack back with the ROG Phone 5 - XDA DevelopersXDA Developers
The upcoming gaming smartphone from ASUS, the ROG Phone 5 could bring back the 3.5mm audio jack which was axed from its predecessor.
Amazon Fab Phones Fest: 20 power banks and headphones you can buy under Rs 999 - Gadgets NowGadgets Now
Amazon Fab Phones Fest is live. The e-tailer is offering deals and discounts on a range of smartphones, headphones, power banks and other mobile accessories in the four-day festival. It runs from February 22 to 25. Here are some deals offering power banks and…
Realme GT appears in official images ahead of the launch - Gizchina.comGizchina.com
Realme is building the hype for the Realme GT 5G. Today the company published a set of official images on its Weibo account.
Microsoft Surface Pro 7+, Surface Hub 2S launched in India; Check price, features and more - The Indian ExpressThe Indian Express
Check out all the details on the new Microsoft Surface Pro 7+ and Microsoft Hub 2S including price, specifications and features.
Technology and media entities join forces to create standards group aimed at building trust in online content - Stories - MicrosoftMicrosoft.com
Adobe, Arm, BBC, Intel, Microsoft and Truepic form coalition to develop end-to-end, open standard for tracing the origin and evolution of digital content SAN JOSE, Calif., and REDMOND, Wash. — Feb. 22, 2021 — A group of influential technology and media compan…
Huawei Mate X2 launched with Kirin 9000 SoC, In-ward Folding Design, Periscope Camera - MoneycontrolMoneycontrol
The Huawei Mate X2’s price in China is set at CNY 18,000 (Roughly Rs 2,01,900) for the base 256GB model and CNY 19,000 (Roughly Rs 2,13,100) for the 512GB variant.
Here are some of the best Realme phones in low budget to play games on in 2021 - Free Press JournalFree Press Journal
Chrome may be getting a Google Reader-like feature - Android PoliceAndroid Police
Chrome is the most popular mobile browser around the world and millions use it on a daily basis to browse the web and stay up-to-date with the latest
OnePlus 8T and OnePlus 8 Pro prices slashed by up to Rs 7,000 discount: how to avail the offer - 91mobiles91mobiles
OnePlus 8T price in India is down to Rs 36,999 and OnePlus 8 Pro costs Rs 47,999 with coupons and bank offers under the Amazon Fab Phones Fest sale.
POCO M3 sold over 250,000 units in India in less than 10 days - gizmochinagizmochina
POCO India is a bit unique from the Global division. Recently, the company announced a new ‘Made Of Mad’ mascot. Also, it has not only brought more budget-smartphones to India but has managed to sell out more units in a short span of time. The latest to join …
Realme Buds Air 2 price in India, availability and features leaked - TechradarTechRadar
Better and cheaper than its predecessors?
Apple AirPods 3 design leaked, tipped to feature Active Noise Cancellation - 91mobiles91mobiles
Apple AirPods 3 will reportedly get an AirPods Pro-like design, an improved charging case with wireless charging, and Active Noise Cancellation.
Vivo S9E price and key specifications revealed in new leak - 91mobiles91mobiles
The Vivo S9E price will be RMB 2,298 (approx Rs 25,000) and specifications will be Dimensity 820 chipset, 6.5-inch 90Hz AMOLED screen, and three rear cameras.
Mi Neckband Bluetooth Earphones Pro and Mi Portable Bluetooth Speaker (16W) First Impressions: Feature-Fi... - Gadgets 360NDTV News
Xiaomi has launched the Mi Neckband Bluetooth Earphones Pro with active noise cancellation, as well as the Mi Portable Bluetooth Speaker (16W) in India, priced at Rs. 1,799 and Rs. 2,499 respectively. We try out the new audio products and give you our first i…