Author: Girish Shetti

Here are the top trending stories from the world of technology. News that we feel every tech enthusiast should keep a tab on. 1) No ‘offline viewing’ for Netflix’s ad supported plan Netflix’s upcoming ad supported plan has already created a lot of buzz in the market. But the soon to be launched subscription plan may not spell good news for all those who love to watch Netflix movies in the offline mode. According to some developers, who have reportedly accessed the Netflix code on the iPhone, claim that the code for download option is not available in the ad…

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Here are the top trending stories from the world of technology. News that we feel every tech enthusiast should keep a tab on. 1) Apple’s iPhone 14 likely to be launched in September Apple has fixed late September as the launch period for launching iPhone 14. According to Bloomberg, the tech giant will be unveiling the first official look of its iPhone 14 in a launch event that will be held in the first week of September. Keeping in mind the COVID-19 protocol, Apple will be holding this event online. iPhone 14 also assumes a huge importance for India as…

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Here are the top trending stories from the world of technology. News that we feel every tech enthusiast should keep a tab on. 1) Apple starts laying off employees amid stern warning by Google  According to Bloomberg, Apple has sacked nearly 100 contract based recruiters. Although the current lay off is restricted to only contractual employees, the tech giant may soon turn heat on the full-time employees as well. Interestingly, news of Apple’s sacking came just hours after Google gave a stern warning that there will be ‘blood on the street,’ strongly hinting that it won’t be left with any…

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Here are the top trending stories from the world of technology. News that we feel every tech enthusiast should keep a tab on. 1) Apple threatens to sack employee over TikTok Viral Video A TikTok viral video claiming that the data of a stolen iPhone is 100% safe unless it is unlocked can lead to sacking of an Apple employee.  Apple is reportedly angry over their hardware engineer Paris Cambell for responding to a query of an iPhone owner whose phone was stolen. In a viral TikTok video, Cambell is seen giving assurance to the owner that thieves cannot access…

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Here are the top trending stories from the world of technology. News that we feel every tech enthusiast should keep a tab on. 1) Apple blocked Telegram’s latest Update over emoji   Apple’s app store held up Telegram’s latest update for nearly two weeks before releasing the update only a few days back. Apple took this extreme step all because of a new emoji feature called Telemoji, which was part of the Telegram’s latest update. Telegram’s founder Pavel Durov described Telemoji as a new kind of animated emoji that would allow its users to express themselves more expressively. However, Apple…

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Here are the top trending stories from the world of technology. News that I feel every tech enthusiast should keep a tab on. 1) Elon Musk Teases about a Potential Twitter Rival It turns out that Elon Musk may already have a backup plan in case if he is not forced to buy Twitter. One of his Twitter followers recently asked if he plans to start his own social media platform if the Twitter deal does not fall through. To this question, Musk replied with a cryptic tweet by simply tweeting ‘X.com.’ Now it turns out that ‘X.com’ was the…

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Here are the top trending stories from the world of technology. News that we feel every technology enthusiast should keep a tab on 1) Disney+ surpasses Netflix in subscriber game   The entertainment giant Disney’s streaming service Disney+ has now more subscribers than Netflix. While announcing its latest quarterly results, Disney said that its streaming services now have 221 Mn subscribers globally, which is a tad more than Netflix’s current subscriber numbers that stands at nearly 220 Mn. But mind you, Disney+’s subscriber numbers are cumulative numbers as it includes subscribers of other streaming services like Hulu and ESPN+. This…

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Here are the top trending stories from the world of technology. News that we feel every tech enthusiast should keep a tab on. 1) Google hit by outage across the world World’s most popular search engine Google was hit by a major outage on Monday morning, according to DownDetector. In the U.S. alone, nearly 40,000 people had problems in accessing Google. Internet users in Singapore, United Kingdom and Singapore also reported problems in accessing Google. However, it is still not known whether Google’s other services like Gmail and YouTube were also affected not. As far as India is concerned, India…

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Here are the top trending stories from the world of technology. News that we feel every tech enthusiast should keep a tab on. 1) Elon Musk Challenges Twitter’s CEO for a Public Debate   Elon Musk has thrown an open challenge to Twitter CEO Parag Agrawal to have a public debate over the issue of fake accounts. Tweeting on his Twitter handle, the Tesla CEO further said that if Agrawal is able to prove during the public debate that fake accounts on Twitter constitute not more than 5% then he will go ahead and buy the company on the original…

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Here are the top trending stories from the world of technology. News that we feel every tech enthusiast should keep a tab on. 1) Apple accused of overlooking ‘sexual harassment’ behavior against female employees Nearly 15 current and ex-employees of Apple have accused the company’s HR department of intentionally overlooking sexual harassment practices prevalent in the company. From sexually bullying to texting obscene messages, these 15 Apple employees made many damaging allegations in an interview given to The Financial Times. They further accused that the tech giant’s HR department choose to turn completely blind and were even hostile when they…

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Here are the top trending news from the world of technology. News that we feel every tech enthusiast should keep a tab on. 1) Facebook is shutting down its live shopping feature Facebook has decided to tame down its e-commerce aggression by deciding to permanently shut down its live shopping feature. The live shopping feature will not be available on Facebook from 1st October. After 1st October Facebook users won’t be available to sell any products through live streaming events. The social media giant had introduced the live shopping feature in the year 2018 with an aim to cash on…

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Here are the top trending news from the world of technology. News that we feel every tech enthusiast should keep a tab on. 1) Ubers plans to sell its stake in Zomato Ride-hailing major Uber is reportedly planning to sell its 7.8% stake in Zomato. The stake sale will help Uber in raising nearly Rs 3,300 crores. Both Uber and Zomato have still not issued any official statement on this matter. Uber had acquired a minority stake in the Gurugram based company as part of a swap deal, when it agreed to merge its food delivery arm UberEats with Zomato.…

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