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Saumya Nigam

I am working as a Senior Sub Editor at India TV and majorly cover gadgets, apps, games and other developments in the consumer tech world. I believe technology makes us feel evolved and it gives me the urge to keep upgrading myself. Besides work, I am positively passionate about good talks and like to spend quality time with happy and positive minds.

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Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra

Galaxy S24 Ultra rumoured to include a 50MP Telephoto camera upgrade

Technology | Sep 24, 2023, 03:52 PM IST

This transition to a 50MP 5x telephoto lens is anticipated to be a noteworthy upgrade in the camera department. The sensor will be a 1/2.52-inch model with minuscule 0.7-micron pixels, serving both 3x and 5x zoom functionalities, according to information shared by sources.

Apple inc, iphone 15

Apple unveils iPhone 15 series with enhanced packaging security

Technology | Sep 24, 2023, 02:18 PM IST

Essentially, when you shine a UV light on the back of the iPhone, it reveals a hologram that allows you to verify the authenticity of the iPhone 15. The new iPhone 15 boxes feature UV-light-sensitive QR-code labels at both the top and bottom.

mobile blue light, tech news

Blue Light exposure accelerates onset of puberty in boys: Mice study suggests

Technology | Sep 24, 2023, 01:05 PM IST

The findings revealed that male rats exposed to blue light displayed early puberty symptoms. Moreover, the length of exposure was linked to when puberty started, and these rats experienced issues with sperm development and testicular tissue damage.

WhatsApp, meta, Channels status, whatsapp update

WhatsApp introduces Channels status alert for Creators

Technology | Sep 24, 2023, 12:18 PM IST

The upcoming feature will let WhatsApp send notifications to channel creators when their channel's visibility is limited in particular countries due to legal requirements.

Contact Poster, iOS 17, iPhone?

iOS 17 comes with a Contact Poster: How to set it up on your iPhone?

Technology | Sep 24, 2023, 12:03 PM IST

Elevate your personal expression with the cutting-edge feature of iOS 17: the Contact Poster. Enhance your calling experience by adding emojis or images to leave your unique signature.

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Samsung and Huawei to spearhead foldable smartphone surge in 2024: Counterpoint Research Report

Technology | Sep 22, 2023, 07:19 PM IST

The mass adoption of foldable smartphones is predicted to begin in 2024, largely led by Samsung and Huawei with their entry-level foldable devices. These entry-level foldables are expected to be priced in the range of $600 to $700, making them more accessible to a broader consumer base.

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Meta introduces ability to create four extra personal profiles on Facebook

Technology | Sep 22, 2023, 07:06 PM IST

This new feature from Facebook aims to offer users the flexibility to compartmentalize their online presence. It allows them to separate personal and professional relationships or allocate specific profiles to various communities and interests.

BlinkIt, iPhone 15, iPhone 15 Plus

Zomato-owned Blinkit now offers home delivery of iPhone 15 and 15 Plus

Technology | Sep 22, 2023, 06:52 PM IST

The iPhone 15 and iPhone 15 Plus are officially launching in India, and Blinkit customers in the mentioned cities will have the convenience of having these new devices delivered to their doorsteps.

Meta, Threads, mobile feature, effortless account switching

Threads mobile app now lets you seamlessly switch between multiple profiles

Technology | Sep 22, 2023, 06:12 PM IST

Threads have been facilitating a more effortless and efficient way to manage different profiles on the platform. It's particularly useful for individuals who use Threads for both personal and professional purposes.

Dyson Trade-In Program

Dyson Trade-In Program: Upgrade older machines to their premium range

Technology | Sep 22, 2023, 06:01 PM IST

Dyson India is offering a trade-in program to upgrade the existing older machines to their premium range of products. The new offer will allow consumers to step up their home appliance game.


OPPO A78 Review: Decent smartphone with long battery life

Sep 23, 2023, 04:31 PM IST

OPPO has launched its budget smartphone- A78 in the Indian market under the 20K range. Here is our quick review for you to understand if the device is the right fit for you or not.

Roblox, tech news

Roblox trims talent acquisition team with 30 layoffs amidst slower hiring

Technology | Sep 22, 2023, 02:18 PM IST

The layoffs did not affect any other departments within the company. A Roblox spokesperson stated, "The aggressive growth targets Roblox was operating against in the past few years required a heavier investment in our TA organization."

Itel Mobile, Itel S23+

Itel to launch S23+ smartphone with 3D curved AMOLED display under Rs 15,000

Technology | Sep 22, 2023, 02:07 PM IST

itel Mobile India's latest smartphone, the S23+, is causing a significant stir in the mobile industry. This highly awaited device is set to make its debut as the first smartphone in India featuring a 3D curved AMOLED display, all while maintaining an attractive price point under Rs 15,000.


Vivo T2 Pro launches in India: Price, features and more

Technology | Sep 22, 2023, 01:51 PM IST

Vivo T2 Pro will share the same design as the iQOO Z7 Pro, featuring a curved display and a slim design, likely making it lightweight. The smartphone is expected to sport a 6.78-inch screen and will be powered by the MediaTek Dimensity 7200 chipset.

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GenAI's potential to reshape industries, unlocking in economic value, revealed in new study

Technology | Sep 21, 2023, 07:57 PM IST

GenAI is also poised to bring about substantial changes in general and administrative costs (G&A), which include functions like finance, accounting, legal, and HR. The report predicts a 40 per cent increase in productivity in these areas over the next three years.

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OnePlus to debut first foldable smartphone on October 19

Technology | Sep 21, 2023, 07:11 PM IST

OnePlus describes this new device as a "breakthrough in OnePlus's exploration of smartphone form factors" that will "redefine the concept of foldable smartphones" by offering flagship-level experiences in a compact foldable form factor.

Amazon India

Amazon India introduces multi-channel fulfilment for sellers and retailers

Technology | Sep 21, 2023, 07:11 PM IST

Amazon has launched multi-channel fulfilment (MCF) services in India, aimed at serving sellers such as direct-to-consumer (D2C) brands, retailers, and manufacturers.

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Lawsuit targets Google after fatal bridge accident linked to Google Maps

Technology | Sep 21, 2023, 06:02 PM IST

The lawsuit revealed that Paxson had driven off an unguarded edge, plummeting a harrowing 20 feet below. There were no warning signs or barriers along the roadway to alert him to the impending danger.

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Musk announces impressive 3 billion daily views for X's long-form posts

Technology | Sep 21, 2023, 04:29 PM IST

Musk highlights the growing popularity and engagement with long-form content on the platform formerly known as Twitter. It also suggests that X is actively working on improvements and updates to enhance user experience and address user feedback, such as handling inactive accounts and usernames.