Facebook to share information on how political and electoral ads target users

Facebook said it will provide detailed information on advertiser targeting criteria to academic researchers on all advertisements related to social, electoral, and political issues on its platform from August 2020 onwards. The announcement is part of a new Facebook Open Research and Transparency (FORT) program and is an expansion of the pilot by Facebook in […]

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GitHub introduces Sponsors to help open source developers get financial backing

NEW DELHI: GitHub, the Microsoft-owned code repository platform, said Tuesday it will offer its GitHub Sponsors service to developers in India. Starting today, Indian developers on GitHub can sign up for Sponsors to receive financial backing for their independent developer projects. The company said Indian developers will no longer be waitlisted for signing up on […]

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WhatsApp to end support for these iPhones in October. Full details here

WhatsApp which is a popular messaging app has planned to drop support for iOS10, iOS11 and also iPhone 5 and iPhone 5C by 24 October this year. The least supporting base will be iOS 12 and above to fully enjoy the features of WhatsApp This is being done by the messaging platform too upgrade and […]

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Wordle 339 for May 24 goes up a notch. Check here for hints, clues and solution

Wordle 339 word of the day on May 24 is a tough one. For those who have had some practice playing this word puzzle, for them maybe, it would be less challenging but for the rest of us, today’s word is on the tougher side. Chances are, you haven’t found today’s answer yet, you have […]

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Homegrown wearable makers look to modernize affordable products

NEW DELHI : Gurugram-based Gouri Sinha, 69, is impressed with her new smartwatch, which keeps track of walks, sleep quality and heart rate. The budget device made by China’s Amazfit supports Amazon’s voice assistant Alexa offers weather updates with voice commands, and a large collection of watch faces. Sinha is one among a growing number […]

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AMD unveils world’s first 5nm processors for PCs

NEW DELHI:Chipmaker Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) on Monday announced the first PC processors built on the 5nm manufacturing process. Announced at Computex 2022 in Taiwan, the company’s Ryzen 7000 processors are an upgrade to AMD’s current Ryzen 5000 chips. The new chips, which have been in the works for a while, are powered by the […]

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New WhatsApp-Digilocker feature: How to download PAN, other documents

The Ministry of Electronics & IT in a major initiative to make government services accessible, inclusive, transparent and simple, MyGov today announced that citizens will now be able to use the MyGov Helpdesk on WhatsApp to access the Digilocker service. This includes creating and authenticating their Digilocker account, downloading documents such as PAN card, driving […]

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Apple looks to boost production outside China

India and Vietnam, already sites for a small portion of Apple’s global production, are among the countries getting a closer look from the company as alternatives to China, the people said. More than 90% of Apple products such as iPhones, iPads and MacBook laptops are manufactured in China by outside contractors, according to analysts. Apple’s […]

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Amazon Mega Electronics Days sale ends on May 24, check offers on electronics

Amazon Mega Electronics Days sale offering deals and offers on electronics such as laptops, wearables, printers, monitors, tablets, camera, speakers, headphones and more from popular brands such as Samsung, Xiaomi, Honor, Noise, Canon, boAt and more will be live till May 24. Customers can avail 10% instant discount using HDFC Credit Cards & EMI and […]

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