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) 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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Here are the top trending news from the world of technology. News that we feel every tech enthusiast should keep a tab on. 1) Ethereum’s founder is not bullish about Meta’s Metaverse Vitalik Buterin, the founder of the second most popular crypto Ethereum, recently said many unflattering things about Meta’s Metaverse crusade. Buterin said that Facebook and Instagram’s parent company Meta is jumping the gun on the Metaverse technology. He further added that Metaverse is still a very nascent technology and people still have no idea what to really expect from it. Ethereum’s founder’s criticism cannot be taken lightly given…

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Here are top trending news from the world of technology. News that we feel that every tech enthusiast should know. 1) TikTok may soon launch its own music app Spotify and Apple music may soon have a strong competitor. And that competitor is none other than TikTok. According to reports, TikTok’s parent company ByteDance had filed a trademark application for ‘TikTok Music’ with the U.S. patent office in May. By the way, ByteDance already operates a music app by the name of ‘Resso app’ in developing markets like India, Brazil and Indonesia. However, this will be the first time that…

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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) Instagram rolls back TikTok like features after massive backlash After facing mounting criticisms including celebrity influencers Kim Kardashian, Instagram has said that it is rolling back at least a few of the TikTok features. Thanks to this decision, Instagram users will now see less video suggestions from accounts that they don’t follow. Instagram, which has more than 1 billion active users, has been facing massive backlash from users. These users have accused the Meta owned platform…

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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) Meta’s revenue declines for first time in its history In yet another bad news for Facebook & Instagram’s parent company Meta, the company reported the first ever drop in revenue in its history. While announcing its second quarter results, the company said that its revenue stood at $28 Bn, a mere 1% decline on a year-on-year basis. But what spells more bad news, Meta has predicted that its revenue and other growth numbers in the upcoming…

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Here are top trending stories from the world of technology. News that we feel every tech enthusiast should keep a tab on. 1) Shopify is laying off 1,000 employees The season of layoff continues amid the ongoing economic downturn. The Canadian based e-commerce company Shopify has become the latest company to opt for job cuts. According to media reports, Shopify is all set to layoff nearly 10% of its workforce, which is likely to affect nearly 1,000 of its employees. The Canadian company was reportedly forced to take the layoff decision as it was unable to achieve its growth expectations…

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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) ‘Total Bs’: Musk on Affair with Google co-founder’s wife Elon Musk has flatly denied sensational media reports claiming that he had a scandalous affair with Google co-founder Sergey Brin’s wife. The Tesla and SpaceX’s CEO took to his Twitter account and termed the allegations as ‘total BS,’ meaning the accusations are nonsense and completely untrue. Musk also added in his tweet that he has met Brin’s wife Nicole Shanahan only twice in three years and there…

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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) Elon Musk reportedly had an affair with Google Co-founder’s wife Tech billionaire Elon Musk, whose personal life has always been a subject of hot topic, reportedly had a scandalous affair with none other than Google’s Co-founder Sergey Brin’s wife. What’s even more interesting, Musk may have been the reason for breaking Sergey Brin’s three-year-old marriage with his wife Nicole Shanahan. By the way, off late Musk’s sex life has been feeding the media frenzy. Recently, the…

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