articles by Nandini Yadav

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COVID-19 vaccine trackers: Try these bots to locate inoculation centres, book vaccine appointment

Here is a list of some of the COVID-19 vaccine-tracking bots available in India right now.

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Xiaomi confirms Mi 11 Ultra 67 W fast charger to launch in India soon, will have to be purchased separately

Xiaomi bundles a 55 W charger with the Mi 11 Ultra, and the 67 W adapter will have to be purchase as a separate accessory.

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COVID-19 volunteers are being subjected to spam, scam and scum; here’s a Doosra option

Here's a safe and peaceful way to volunteer and share your number without getting spammed or harassed.

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Xiaomi to launch a new Redmi smartwatch along with Redmi Note 10S on 13 May

Xiaomi has confirmed that the Redmi smartwatch will come with built-in GPS/GLONASS for navigation and 11 sports mode.

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iOS 14.5 released: What's new, how to download, compatible devices, more

iOS 14.5 includes features like using an Apple Watch to unlock an iPhone, requiring apps to ask for user permission before tracking data and activity, new voice options for Siri, and more.

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iOS 14.5 to be released this week: From new Siri voices to update to Apple Music, all we know so far

From update to Apple Music to over 200 new emojis, here is a detailed list of all the features expected to rollout with iOS 14.5.

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Mi 11 Ultra, Mi 11X, Mi 11X Pro, Mi QLED TV 75 launched in India: Pricing, specifications, availability

The Mi 11 Ultra and M 11X Pro are powered by the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 chipset.

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Clubhouse and Twitter Spaces are the Goldilocks zone of conversation – they’re just right

With the current renaissance in podcasting and sudden interest by big tech in ephemeral audio content, it appears that we’re on the cusp of something.

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Dust in your home can include viruses, dust mite faeces, mould spores, more: Dyson Global Dust Study

As per the study, 1 in 5 participants were uncertain about the potential link between household dust and viruses and other microbial life.

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Samsung Galaxy A52, Galaxy A52 5G and Galaxy A72 launched, priced at €349, €429, and €449 respectively

The Galaxy A52, Galaxy A52 5G and Galaxy A72 have an IP67 rating, which means they can withstand up to 30 minutes in 1 meter water, and a re dust, spill and splash resistant.

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Snapchat Spotlight, a new TikTok and Instagram Reels-like feature, announced in India

With Spotlight, Snapchat aims to 'democratise monetisation' for content creators in India.

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International Women's Day 2021: Google announces $25 million global Google.org Impact Challenge for Women and Girls

Google has also announced $500,000 Google.org grant to Nasscom Foundation to support 100,000 women agri workers with digital and financial literacy.

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With Warner Bros, DC Comics as partners and new interactive tools, Spotify’s future has podcast written all over it

Spotify has announced that it has signed a multi-year podcast deal with Avengers: Endgame directors’ AGBO production company.

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Spotify to host 'Stream On' event at 9.30 pm IST tonight: How to tune in, what to expect

At the event, Spotify will be sharing the latest in the global audio streaming to reveal how far it's come and what are its plans for the year 2021.

India

Carbon Watch: An Android app that lets you assess your carbon footprint, suggests how to reduce it

While the app focuses on the feedback received by the residents of Chandigarh, it can be used by anyone in the country, as long as they have an Android phone.

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Koo denies claims after cyber expert Elliot Alderson says app is leaking users' personal data

French cyber expert, Elliot Alderson, has reportedly found that the app has been leaking its users' personal data, including email, birth date, name, marital status and gender.

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Samsung Galaxy Buds Pro review: Not the best TWS earbuds but a great performer at its price

The Samsung Galaxy Buds Pro don’t really win at anything, but they create a good balance of sound quality, Active Noise Cancellation (ANC), comfort and pocketability.

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WhatsApp's Privacy Policy, Terms of Service update does not affect the privacy of your messages in any way, company says

WhatsApp has released a clarification on how the new policy is different, what has changed, how the new policies work for business accounts and personal messaging and more.

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CES 2021: Samsung 110-inch micro LED, JetBot 90 AI+ robot, Galaxy Upcycling at Home, more announced

At the event, Samsung showcased a number of products from AI robots, AIoT home devices, to solutions for a sustainable future.

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Lockdown Legends Part 3: Tech that got me through 2020 feat. Amazon Echo Show 8, Apple Watch SE, Dyson Pure Hot + Cool

As the year ends, I want to give huge props to my Amazon Echo Show 8, Dyson Pure Hot + Cool air purifier, and my Apple Watch SE, for keeping me entertained and pushing me to stay healthy.