Major WhatsApp vulnerability exposed: How to update WhatsApp on iPhone and Android

Major WhatsApp vulnerability exposed: How to update WhatsApp on iPhone and Android
Tech

WhatsApp security flaw can be plugged simply by updating your app to the latest version. The vulnerability allows attackers to remotely install surveillance software on the user's phone.

HTC U11, U11+, and U12+ Android 9 Pie update scheduled for this month, confirms company

HTC U11, U11+, and U12+ Android 9 Pie update scheduled for this month, confirms company
Tech

HTC U11, HTC U11+, and HTC U12+ are set to receive the major Android 9 Pie software update starting from this month. The HTC U11 will be the first in the lot to get the Android 9 Pie.

Google tests car crash detection in Android Q

Google tests car crash detection in Android Q
Tech

Google is testing automatic car crash detection for its Pixel Phones in Android Q operating system.

Forget Google Maps: This is how experienced hikers use smartphones

Forget Google Maps: This is how experienced hikers use smartphones
Tech

GPS-powered smartphones have long replaced maps when it comes to driving and sightseeing, but what about hiking up mountains? Now there are apps for that, too.

Star Wars movie in 2022 will come from Game Of Thrones creators

Star Wars movie in 2022 will come from Game Of Thrones creators
Reviews

After the Skywalker saga concludes in December, Walt Disney's next venture into the Star Wars galaxy will come from the creators of HBO's global hit Game Of Thrones.

Being shy is not necessarily a bad thing for cats

Being shy is not necessarily a bad thing for cats
Animals

Two weeks ago, I stepped out of the house to talk to Swooner and Charlie, only to discover two men in a van sent by the local council trying to take our pet cats. It caused an uproar in our community, and sparked ongoing discussions with various parties.

Bear Gifts Deer Bones To Guard Dog In Exchange Of Being Allowed Access To This Man’s Trash

Bear Gifts Deer Bones To Guard Dog In Exchange Of Being Allowed Access To This Man’s Trash
Animals

Famous kingpin Pablo Escobar said, “Everyone has a price, the important thing is to find out what it is,” and apparently for one man’s guard dog his price was some deer bones. In a tweet that has since gone viral @JesseNeon shared with the internet that, the animal that is supposed to be mans’ best friend, was in fact not as loyal as he thought.

Kitten Destroys Owner’s Earphones, Returns With Snake As Replacement

Kitten Destroys Owner’s Earphones, Returns With Snake As Replacement
Animals

Look, let’s face it: animals are cute, especially when they’re babies. Kittens, puppies, rabbits, chicks – you name it, they’re cute.

New space race to bring satellite internet to the world

New space race to bring satellite internet to the world
Tech

Billionaire Elon Musk’s SpaceX is active and it’s received a clearance to put 12,000 satellites in orbit at various altitudes in the Starlink constellation

TSMC begins mass production of A13 chipsets for 2019 iPhones: Report

TSMC begins mass production of A13 chipsets for 2019 iPhones: Report
Tech

The new chipset is reported to bring as much as 17 per cent improved performance and 10 per cent gains in thermal efficiency to the upcoming 2019 iPhone line-up.

Disney and The New York Times show how the media dinosaurs can stay on top

Disney and The New York Times show how the media dinosaurs can stay on top
Tech

Old media companies such as Disney and The New York Times have flourished in recent years while new media ventures such as Vox have struggled to keep pace. While everyone agrees media is being disrupted, it’s the distribution model, rather than the content itself, that’s changed. Digital media companies have struggled because they simply haven’t been able to provide the same level of valued content as their legacy competition.

Uber's market debut sours most anticipated IPO since Facebook

Uber's market debut sours most anticipated IPO since Facebook
Tech

Uber Technologies Inc’s conservative initial public offering could not keep its shares from sinking in their trading debut on Friday, fueling debate on Wall Street over whether the outcome of the most anticipated listing since Facebook Inc would weigh on other Silicon Valley unicorns.

Apple's 'most ambitious' retail store set for US capital

Apple's 'most ambitious' retail store set for US capital
Tech

The project launched in 2015 entailed a meticulous restoration of the marble-facade 1903 building originally designed as a public library and paid for by industrialist Andrew Carnegie, who died in 1919.

WhatsApp upcoming features: WhatsApp Payment rollout for all, product catalogs, animated stickers and more

WhatsApp upcoming features: WhatsApp Payment rollout for all, product catalogs, animated stickers and more
Tech

Here are some of the upcoming WhatsApp features which are expected to be rolled out for the masses soon. These WhatsApp upcoming features include product catalogs, animated stickers, support for iPad and more.

Hackers steal over $40 million in bitcoin from Binance - details inside

Hackers steal over $40 million in bitcoin from Binance - details inside
Tech

The hackers had the patience to wait, and execute well-orchestrated actions through multiple seemingly independent accounts at the most opportune time from global cryptocurrency exchange.

4 biggest takeaways from Google's 2019 Developer Conference

4 biggest takeaways from Google's 2019 Developer Conference
Tech

Thousands of developers and programmers gathered Tuesday morning on the grounds of the Shoreline Amphitheatre in California for Google's annual developer conference called Google I/O. The event kicked off with a nearly two-hour long keynote address by Google's CEO Sundar Pichai, and executives from various departments of the company.

Twitter rolls out new feature, now re-tweet with GIFS and images

Twitter rolls out new feature, now re-tweet with GIFS and images
Tech

Available for both Android as well as iOS users, the feature was announced on the Twitter itself on May 6, 2019.