Month: November 2018

Huawei Mate 20 Pro With Triple Rear Camera Setup, In-Display Fingerprint Scanner Launched in India: Price, Specifications

Huawei Mate 20 Pro was launched in India on Tuesday. The flagship smartphone’s big features are its triple camera setup at the back, its full-screen display with a notch up front, and its ‘Hyper Optical Pattern’ textured back panel for better gripping. The Huawei Mate 20 Pro is powered by the latest and greatest 7nm […]

Facebook Appeals Its UK Fine in Cambridge Analytica Scandal

Facebook has appealed its GBP 500,000 ($644,000) fine for failing to protect the privacy of its users in the Cambridge Analytica scandal, arguing that UK regulators failed to prove that British users were directly affected. Britain’s Information Commissioner Office levelled the fine after concluding Facebook processed the personal information of users unfairly by giving app developers access to […]

Facebook’s Outgoing Communications Chief Takes Fall for Hiring PR Firm Definers

The outgoing head of Facebook’s communications team on Wednesday took responsibility for the controversial hiring of a conservative consulting firm accused of using “black ops” style techniques, acknowledging critics including investor George Soros were targeted. The announcement by Elliot Schrage, who said in June he was stepping down, came after Facebook’schief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg has pledged a […]

Facebook, Instagram Outage on Tuesday Caused by Server Problem

Facebook said Tuesday users had trouble accessing the social network and its other applications such as Instagram for a chunk of the day due to a server software problem. It was the second instance in the past two weeks in which technical issues appeared to affect access to Facebook. “Earlier today, a server configuration caused intermittent problems across […]

Amazon Announces GameOn Masters India Mobile Game Tournament

Amazon is hosting a mobile gaming tournament in India called the GameOn Masters. Aimed at casual gamers it features popular titles like World Cricket Championship 2, World Table Tennis Champs, Jetpack Joyride (not the international version by Halfbrick, rather, the one developed by Mech Mocha), as well as the imaginatively named duo, Ludo Game and Real Carrom […]