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Abhijit Ahaskar

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10 Aug 2018 | 3:00 PM

Privacy updates by tech companies: Are they protecting you from online snooping now?

Users have forced Facebook and other technology companies with access to user data, to revise their privacy policies, making them a lot simpler and easier for users to understand.

Users like Sharma have forced Facebook and other technology companies with access to user data, to revise their privacy policies. — Reuters
22 Aug 2017 | 8:21 PM

Android Oreo: Ingredients to improve useability are all in place

Google has revealed the official name of the next version of Android, ending months of speculation over what Android O would be.

25 Jul 2017 | 8:30 AM

An army of evil malware is eyeing your Android phone

The recent spate of malware that are ready to target Android phones is a worrying trend. At risk are Android users who use smartphones running older versions of the software, or those who download apps without checking their credentials and source.

Android users who use smartphones running older versions of the software, or those who download apps without checking their credentials and source, are at risk. — AFP Relaxnews
11 Jan 2017 | 11:00 AM

Cool Facebook app features you probably did not know

Out of the 1.79 billion monthly active users, 1.66 billion access their Facebook account through a mobile device, numbers according to Facebook.

Under the radar: There are some interesting new features on Facebook and its Messenger app which you may not have noticed. — EPA
25 Nov 2016 | 11:00 AM

How to reduce stress on eyes while using your smartphone

If you are one of those users who are practically glued to the screen most of the time and have experienced itching, watering and pain in the eyes, it is time to do things in a different way.

Bad for the retina: Exposure to blue light emanating from a smartphone display during night time or in low light puts more stress on the eyes. — AFP
1 Nov 2016 | 7:30 AM

Banner Saga 2: A visual treat on smartphones

Banner Saga 2, a strategy game popular with PC gamers, now has a mobile version.