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Google Pixel 6A likely to launch in May
San Francisco, Jan 24 (IANS) Google is reportedly planning to launch its next mid-range smartphone, the Pixel 6A, in May.
2022-01-24
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Apple to no longer include EarPods with iPhones sold in France
San Francisco, Jan 24 (IANS) Apple will no longer include EarPods with every iPhone sold in France.
2022-01-24
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Apple may launch iPad Pro powered by 3nm M2 chipset
San Francisco, Jan 24 (IANS) Apple is expected to launch the next-generation iPad Pro this fall and now a new report claims that the tablet will come powered by the company's yet-to-be-announced Apple M2 chipset.
2022-01-24
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Facebook declined to spin-off its Workplace app as $1bn unicorn
San Francisco, Jan 23 (IANS) Facebook (before it was rebrandeded as Meta) was approached by venture capitalists to spin off its Workplace app and make it a new company valued at over $1 billion. But Facebook declined.
2022-01-23
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Google lands in trouble over 'Deceptive' Pixel 4 radio ads
San Francisco, Jan 23 (IANS) Tech giant Google has reportedly landed in legal trouble over 'Deceptive' Pixel 4 radio advertising.
2022-01-23
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Crypto.com users not able to access accounts after $34 mn hack
San Francisco, Jan 23 (IANS) After several users complained about issues with logging back to their accounts on Crypto.com after the platform was hit by a $34 million hack, its CEO Kris Marszalek has been forced to respond on social media how best they can get back their accounts.
2022-01-23
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
iPhone 13 'pink screen' issue affects small number of users
San Francisco, Jan 23 (IANS) A so-called "pink screen" issue is affecting a small number of iPhone 13 units, with a brightly-coloured display and crashes thought by Apple support teams to be a software problem, not hardware.
2022-01-23
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Wildfire burns along California coast with 5% containment
San Francisco, Jan 23 (IANS) A raging wildfire that broke out along the Big Sur coast in California has prompted evacuations in Monterey County, with only 5 per cent containment, officials said.
2022-01-23
Category: International, Costa Rica,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Google preparing new Chromecast device powered by Google TV
San Francisco, Jan 23 (IANS) Tech giant Google is reportedly preparing a new device in the same family as the Chromecast with Google TV.
2022-01-23
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Apple reverses verification requirement for educational discounts in US
San Francisco, Jan 23 (IANS) After introducing a new verification process for customers taking advantage of educational discounts in the US, tech giant Apple reportedly appears to have reversed this decision.
2022-01-23
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Microsoft to add support for hyperlinks feature to Excel
San Francisco, Jan 23 (IANS) Tech giant Microsoft is reportedly adding support for hyperlinks feature to Excel.
2022-01-23
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Google's new feature warns about suspicious files on Drive
San Francisco, Jan 23 (IANS) Tech giant Google has introduced a new security feature to Drive to help users stay on top of potentially malicious files.
2022-01-23
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Google moves to court against antitrust suit, denies collusion with FB
San Francisco, Jan 22 (IANS) Google has moved to court against an antitrust lawsuit in the US that alleged Alphabet and Google CEO Sundar Pichai and Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg were involved in a secret ad collusion plot.
2022-01-22
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
IBM sells its Watson healthcare assets to Francisco Partners
San Francisco, Jan 22 (IANS) IBM has announced to sell healthcare data and analytics assets from the company (currently part of the IBM Watson Health business) to Francisco Partners, a leading global investment firm.
2022-01-22
Category: International, Costa Rica,Business/Economy,Technology
Amazon faces probe for illegally firing a US worker: Report
San Francisco, Jan 22 (IANS) E-commerce giant Amazon is set to face a probe by the labor board in the US for allegedly firing a worker at one of its New York warehouses, the media reported.
2022-01-22
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Microsoft cancelled Andromeda OS for dual-screen devices
San Francisco, Jan 22 (IANS) Tech giant Microsoft was reportedly working on a Surface device powered by a custom Windows OS before the firm turned to Android for its Surface Duo
2022-01-22
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
San Francisco opens centre to serve people living in vehicles
San Francisco, Jan 22 (IANS) San Francisco Mayor London Breed and the Department of Homelessness and Supportive Housing (HSH) have announced the opening of a new centre which will deliver critical services to people living in vehicles.
2022-01-22
Category: International, Costa Rica,Politics
Google may launch its smartwatch in May
San Francisco, Jan 22 (IANS) Google is reportedly working on its own in-house smartwatch and now a popular tipster has revealed that the tech giant might release it on May 26 this year.
2022-01-22
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Parag Agrawal sacks Twitter chief of security: Report
San Francisco, Jan 22 (IANS) Micro-blogging site Twitter said its head of security is no longer at the company and its chief information security officer will depart in the coming weeks.
2022-01-22
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Parag Agrawal rejigs Twitter's top security team: Report
San Francisco, Jan 22 (IANS) Micro-blogging site Twitter has shaken up its top security team, and its head of security is no longer at the micro-blogging platform and its chief information security officer will depart soon, the media reported.
2022-01-22
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Robinhood starts rolling out crypto wallets to 1,000 users
San Francisco, Jan 22 (IANS) Silicon Valley-based online trading app Robinhood has announced that it has begun rolling out crypto wallets to 1,000 users from the top of the wallets waitlist.
2022-01-22
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Apple may launch new iPhone SE 3, iPad Air soon
San Francisco, Jan 21 (IANS) Apple is reportedly planning to announce at least four products including a fifth-generation iPad Air, a new iPhone SE with 5G, and two new Macs at the launch event which is expected to take place in spring.
2022-01-21
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Musk's brain implant company 'Neuralink' nears human trials
San Francisco, Jan 21 (IANS) Elon Musk-run brain-machine interface company Neuralink is preparing to launch clinical trials that will implant brain chips in humans.
2022-01-21
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Crypto.com loses $35 mn in hack involving 483 users
San Francisco, Jan 21 (IANS) Leading cryptocurrency platform Crypto.com has finally admitted that 483 users on its platform lost almost $34 million in various digital coins owing to a compromise in two-factor (2FA) authentication.
2022-01-21
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Google working on AR headset codenamed 'Project Iris'
San Francisco, Jan 21 (IANS) Google is working on an AR headset codenamed "Project Iris".
2022-01-21
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Twitter Blue rolls out NFT profile pictures for subscribed iOS users
San Francisco, Jan 21 (IANS) Micro-blogging site Twitter's subscription service Twitter Blue has rolled out a new feature to allow users to show off their non-fungible token (NFT) on their profile picture.
2022-01-21
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Apple lowers trade-in value for Android smartphones
San Francisco, Jan 21 (IANS) Apple has significantly reduced the amount of discount users get when they trade in their Android smartphones for an Apple device.
2022-01-21
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
IANS Review: 'Unpaused: Naya Safar': Powerful stories that touch your heart (IANS Review: ****)
Web Series: 'Unpaused: Naya Safar' (Streaming on Prime Video). Duration: Average 28 minutes per episode.
2022-01-21
Category: International, Costa Rica,Cinema/Showbiz
Elon Musk calls Twitter's NFT profile pics 'annoying'
San Francisco, Jan 21 (IANS) Soon after microblogging platform Twitter's subscription service Twitter Blue rolled out a new feature allowing users to show off their non-fungible token (NFT) on their profile picture, Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk on Friday called the feature annoying.
2022-01-21
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Intel to invest $20 bn on 2 new chip factories in US
San Francisco, Jan 21 (IANS) Chip-maker Intel on Friday said it will invest more than $20 billion to build two new factories int US for advanced chipmaking, as the world grapples with semiconductor shortage.
2022-01-21
Category: International, Costa Rica,Business/Economy,Technology
Instagram to reduce visibility of 'potentially harmful' content
San Francisco, Jan 21 (IANS) Meta-owned photo-sharing platform Instagram is taking new steps to make "potentially harmful" content less visible in its app.
2022-01-21
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Apple implements new verification process for educational discounts in US
San Francisco, Jan 21 (IANS) Tech giant Apple has introduced a new verification process in the US to ensure that customers who want to benefit from its discounted education pricing are involved in education.
2022-01-21
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Instagram testing subscription service for creators to sell content
San Francisco, Jan 20 (IANS) Meta-owned photo-sharing platform Instagram has started testing subscriptions, a new feature allowing creators to offer paid followers access to exclusive content.
2022-01-20
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Galaxy S22 Series with Exynos SoCs spotted on Italian e-retailers: Report
San Francisco, Jan 20 (IANS) Samsung Galaxy S22 series has been spotted with Exynos processors, suggesting that the company's upcoming flagship smartphones will sport the newly announced chipset under the hood.
2022-01-20
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Matt Damon-endorsed Crypto.com admits 400 users hit in hack
San Francisco, Jan 20 (IANS) The CEO of cryptocurrency exchange crypto.com, a cryptocurrency platform endorsed by famous Hollywood actor Matt Damon, has confirmed that hundreds of user accounts were hacked and their funds stolen.
2022-01-20
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
New Apple iPhones, Samsung devices get faster 5G access in US
San Francisco, Jan 20 (IANS) Telecom operators Verizon and AT&T have kicked off the 5G era for the latest Apple and Samsung smartphone users in the US amid airline cancellations and an ongoing tussle with the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).
2022-01-20
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Non-Pro iPhone 14 models will not get 120 Hz ProMotion display
San Francisco, Jan 20 (IANS) Apple is expected to announce the iPhone 14 series in or around September and now a new report suggests that only the highest-end iPhone 14 models will feature Apple's ProMotion display technology.
2022-01-20
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Google launches beta of Android games on Windows PCs
San Francisco, Jan 20 (IANS) Tech giant Google is reportedly launching a limited beta of its app to bring Android games to Windows PCs.
2022-01-20
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Apple Podcasts rolls out 'Listen With' collections to help users discover shows
San Francisco, Jan 20 (IANS) Apple Podcasts is rolling out a new "Listen With" editorial franchise to give users a new way to discover podcasts.
2022-01-20
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Drug overdose killed 650 people in San Francisco last yr
San Francisco, Jan 20 (IANS) In 2021, 650 people died of drug overdose in San Francisco, a 9 per cent drop from the previous year, according to data released by the City Office of the Chief Medical Examiner.
2022-01-20
Category: International, Costa Rica,Politics
Apple may replace 13-inch MacBook Pro with 14-inch 'M2' model
San Francisco, Jan 20 (IANS) Cupertino-based tech giant Apple is reportedly planning to replace the 13-inch MacBook Pro with a new 14-inch model that will sport a new M2 chipset.
2022-01-20
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Apple Music is second most used music streaming service: Report
San Francisco, Jan 20 (IANS) Cupertino-based tech giant's Apple Music accounts for 15 per cent of the global music streaming market, still falling behind streaming giant Spotify, which holds more than 30 per cent, says a new report.
2022-01-20
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Cook, Pichai lobbying US Senators against antitrust law: Report
San Francisco, Jan 20 (IANS) US-based tech giants are worried about the new antitrust legislation as Apple CEO Tim Cook and Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai have been personally "calling and meeting with Senators," urging them to oppose the mooted legislation, media reports say.
2022-01-20
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology,Politics
Twitter Communities hits Android four months after its debut
San Francisco, Jan 20 (IANS) Twitter Communities, a topic-based groups feature that landed on iOS and the web last year, has arrived on Android.
2022-01-20
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Meta seeks to teach online safety on Messenger Kids
San Francisco, Jan 20 (IANS) Meta-owned Facebook on Thursday announced that it is launching Pledge Planets on Messenger Kids -- an activity to help kids learn how to use the internet safely and practice making healthy decisions online.
2022-01-20
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Apple may launch 'iPhone SE+ 5G' in 2023
San Francisco, Jan 19 (IANS) Cupertino based tech giant Apple is reportedly planning to launch a fourth-generation iPhone SE+ with a larger 5.7-inch display as early as 2023.
2022-01-19
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Major airlines cancel US flights due to mega 5G rollout
San Francisco, Jan 19 (IANS) Ahead of the mega 5G rollout in the US, major airlines like Emirates, Air India, ANA and Japan Airlines have announced to cancel some flights over concerns that it could potentially interfere with some instruments and may put flyers' safety at risk.
2022-01-19
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
McAfee Enterprise and FireEye to be called Trellix post-merger
San Francisco, Jan 19 (IANS) McAfee Enterprise and FireEye, the two leading cyber-security firms, will now be called Trellix post-merger, the companies said on Wednesday.
2022-01-19
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Tesla owner faces criminal charges for deadly Autopilot crash in US
San Francisco, Jan 19 (IANS) In a first, serious criminal charges have been filed against a Tesla Model S owner in the US for a deadly crash in 2019 that involved the vehicle's advanced driver assist system called 'Autopilot'.
2022-01-19
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Apple starts rolling out new firmware version for AirPods 3
San Francisco, Jan 19 (IANS) Apple has started rolling out a new firmware version for its latest third-generation AirPods.
2022-01-19
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology