Facebook appoints third party contractors to transcribe messenger audio

Facebook has recently appointed a third-party contractors to transcribe and listen to conversations on its Messenger app. Bloomberg reported that the company has hired hundreds of outside contractors to transcribe some of its audio clips. The employees were not told where the audio was from or how it was obtained. Facebook has also confirmed and said […]

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AT&T and T-Mobile has reportedly started call authentication against robocalls

AT&T and T-Mobile have reportedly started testing its call authentication technology on calls placed between the two networks. Now if a phone call is made from one network to the other using a compatible device, then the recipient will see a Caller Verified message, and they will know for certain that the call isn’t from […]

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Facebook is reportedly working on a Dark Mode for its android app

Facebook is reportedly working on Dark Mode in its Android mobile app. According to app leaker Jane Manchun Wong, she came across an unreleased Dark Mode in Facebook’s mobile app for Android by looking into the code underneath. In a blog she wrote “This Dark Mode appears to be in an early stage of development, […]

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British Airways is reportedly testing VR entertainment on its first class flights

British Airways is is reportedly planning to test VR entertainment to its frist class flight so that its passengers could enjoy their time during they travel. In a new pilot program, the UK airline announced that it will offer VR headsets from SkyLights for select first class flights between London’s Heathrow and New York’s JFK airports. […]

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Kolkata Knight Rider has appointed Brendon McCullum as its new Coach

Kolkata Knight Riders has reportedly appointed Brendon McCullum as their new head coach for the upcoming series of Indian Premier League in 2020. McCullum has been very closely associated with the KKR as a player first from 2008 to 2010 and again from 2012-2013 and was part of the IPL winning squad in 2012. 📣 […]

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Microsoft’s Xbox chief Phil Spencer confirmed that company isn’t working on a streaming only console

Microsoft’s Xbox and gaming chief Phil Spencer, has recently confirmed that the company isn’t working on a streaming only console.  In an interview with Gamespot Phil Spencer said: “We are not working on a streaming only console right now. We are looking at the phone in your pocket as the destination for you to stream, and the […]

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Delhi High Court gives Batla House permission on its release subjected to changes

Delhi High Court has recently gave John Abraham starrer Batla House permission on its release on Independence Day subject to some changes. The order passed by a Single Judge Bench of Justice Vibhu Bakhru has stated some modifications and a disclaimer which the makers have agreed to. The petition against the release of the film […]

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Women’s T20 Cricket has now been Included in Commonwealth Games

On Tuesday, 13 August, The Commonwealth Games Federation announced that women’s T20 cricket has been confirmed for inclusion at the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games following a joint bid by the International Cricket Council (ICC) and the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB). Women’s T20 Cricket has been confirmed for inclusion at the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth […]

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President Trump delays tariffs on consumer electronics imported from China

US will reportedly delay proposed tariffs on consumer electronics imported from China, the Trump administration said today, giving a reprieve to gadget makers that are hoping to wait out a trade war between the two countries. The Office of the United States Trade Representative said in a statement that it was moving forward with plans to […]

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