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Yahoo And Mozilla Sue Each Other Over Partnership Collapse

Yahoo and Mozilla have sued each other over the recent unraveling of what was supposed to be a five-year search partnership. The original deal, which began in November of 2014, called for Yahoo to become the default search engine on the Firefox browser. Yahoo reportedly agreed to pay Mozilla $375 million a year for that status. Last month, Mozilla terminated ... Read More »

Vine co-founder teases possible new Vine service

After a week of floating the idea on Twitter, Vine co-founder posts a “Vine 2” teaser. Vine may not be dead after all. Dom Hofmann, one of the three co-founders of the defunct Vine service, posted a teaser on Twitter that hints at a possible resurrection of the video-hosting platform. The relatively plain image consists of a rectangle in Vine’s ... Read More »

Fake Google ad Sends Users to Scam Site

The search engine giant Google has said that the advertisement violated its policies and has been removed. A fake advertisement reportedly led some users searching for “Amazon” on Thanksgiving to a scam website just before the Black Friday shopping frenzy, media reported. “Some Google users searching for “Amazon” on Thanksgiving were shown a phoney ad that redirected to a scam ... Read More »

Oppo launches another bezel-less smartphone Oppo A79: Check price, specs

Oppo A79 looks identical to Oppo’s flagship R11s smartphone, albeit the dual-camera setup. Oppo has been launching quite a few smartphones of late. The Chinese smartphone maker has now added yet another smartphone to its growing portfolio. Dubbed Oppo A79, the new smartphone features an 18:9 display and looks identical to the Oppo R11s flagship smartphone in terms of the ... Read More »

OnePlus 5T to get camera improvements starting December

Starting December, Chinese smartphone maker OnePlus will update its newly-launched OnePlus 5T with improved low-light photography capabilities and selfies. BEIJING: Starting December, Chinese smartphone maker OnePlus will update its newly-launched OnePlus 5T with improved low-light photography capabilities and selfies. “As people have started receiving their OnePlus 5T orders, we’ve also begun seeing feedback from our community. Upon seeing this, we ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S9 to Take on iPhone X’s Face ID with Enhanced Iris Scanner: Report

Highlights Software tweaks are rumoured to enhance facial recognition on Galaxy S9 The new flagship is rumoured with only software-side iris scanning tweaks New tweaks to speedier facial recognition than Galaxy S8 While hackers are exploring ways to fool the technology behind Apple’s Face ID, Samsung is now rumoured to be working on an enhanced iris scanner to take on ... Read More »

WhatsApp’s deleted messages can still be read: Here’s the trick for doing this

WhatsApp’s ‘delete for all’ feature was rolled out recently. However, deleted or called messages on WhatsApp can still be read thanks to this one hack. WhatsApp ‘Delete for Everyone’ feature was rolled out a few days back. It lets users delete or recall sent messages within seven minutes of sending them. Now a Spanish Android blog Android Jefe has discovered ... Read More »