Netflix

Netflix, Amazon Prime Video and other OTT platforms now come under the regulation of Indian government

A new amendment to the Allocation of Business Rules brings OTT platforms under the jurisdiction of  Information and Broadcasting ministry

Asus introduces laptops with 11th Gen Intel chips in India

The latest devices are equipped with ultra-slim design, custom intelligent cooling solutions, faster RAM, expandable storage and NanoEdge display

Report: Three out of four users in India log on to social media platforms during their leisure time

According to the findings, 73 per cent of Internet users sign into social networking platforms every day and they are most active between 7 pm and 11 pm

Xbox Series S and  Xbox Series X

Gamers alert: Xbox Series S and Series X is now available in India

The Xbox Series X is capable of supporting 120FPS gameplay in 4K resolution

Whatsapp

WhatsApp launches its Shopping button in India

The tool will help people check out available products and make purchases right from a chat

Phone call

Two out of three Indians like to change phones every year, new report says

Based on this, the used smartphone market is predicted to reach as high as $4 billion by the end of 2020

Instagram

Instagram rolls out festive Diwali AR filters 

The effect is available in seven languages -- English, Hindi, Marathi, Bengali, Tamil, Telugu and Urdu

Facebook groups violating community standards will be put on probation

Facebook will restrict all Groups with multiple posts violating its community standards

ShareChat partners with Audible Magic to manage unlicensed use of music

Silicon Valley-based Audible Magic is a leading provider of rights management and automatic content recognition (ACR) solutions
 

Lava launches cheaper flip feature phone

Lava introduces a cheaper flip feature phone

The feature phone is available in two colours -- red and blue

Netflix (IANS Infographics)

Netflix to launch its first TV channel in France with French, international and US films and TV series 

Like a broadcast or cable channel, people can watch whatever movie or TV show is playing

BigBasket admits there has been a potential breach in customer data

"We have lodged a complaint with the Bengaluru Cyber Crime Cell and intend to pursue it to bring the culprits to book," said the company in a statement

FIFA 21

FIFA 21 video game delayed. Will arrive on Google Stadia next year

However, Google Stadia's library has been growing rapidly and this month, the first EA title is set to hit the platform in the form of "Star Wars: Jedi Fallen Order"

Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo claims iPhone 13 series will get massive camera updates

All the current iPhone 12 models are equipped with f/2.4, 5P (five-element lens) Ultra Wide cameras with fixed focus

Report: Galaxy S21 Ultra to feature updated camera with laser autofocus

Just like the Galaxy S20 Ultra, the S21 Ultra will have a 108MP sensor, but this time Samsung is skipping on the ToF (time-of-flight) camera