Sony unveils world's smallest drone, Airpeak

Sony unveils world's smallest drone, Airpeak

The new drone, part of AI Robotics, is the world's smallest drone capable of carrying a state-of-the-art Alpha camera system

WhatsApp advises users not to share links on publicly accessible websites

WhatsApp clarifies that individual chats will not be affected by the policy changes

WhatsApp's new term of service and privacy policy will go live on February 8

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Small-town India led online transactions in 2020, new report says 

Online transactions grew by 80 per cent in India as compared to 2019

HP Omen 15

HP Omen 15 review: Is it worthy of the average gamer’s attention? We find out...

Looking for a work laptop that can also double-up as a laptop for gaming? This could be your answer

Parler, a right-wing social media app

The rise and fall of American right-wing social media app Parler in the last 72 hours 

Several Republican politicians were pushing Parler as an alternative to Twitter after the Trump ban 

Lenovo's ThinkReality A3 AR glass launched at CES 2021

Lenovo's ThinkReality A3 AR glass launched at CES 2021

The ThinkReality A3 PC Edition tethers to a laptop or mobile workstation to enable users to position multiple, large virtual monitors in their field of view

Signal climbs to the top spot in the free apps category on App Store beating WhatsApp

Signal climbs to the top spot in the free apps category on App Store beating WhatsApp

Signal began to witness a spike in downloads after users worldwide started receiving popups from WhatsApp, asking them to agree to its revised policies

WhatsApp advises users not to share links on publicly accessible websites

Google removes group chat links; WhatsApp advises users not to share links on publicly accessible websites

Google had indexed invite links to private WhatsApp group chats, meaning anyone could join various private chat groups through a simple search

Defunct short-form video app Quibi's library of content bought by Roku

Defunct short-form video app Quibi's library of content bought by Roku

The Roku Channel will bring Quibi content to streamers sometime this year

Amazon discontinues Pantry; focuses on grocery delivery

Amazon discontinues Pantry; focuses on grocery delivery

The company has now merged Pantry service with its main website, as per reports

New leaked image shows Galaxy Buds Pro, SmartTags as free gift with S21 Ultra

New leaked image shows Galaxy Buds Pro, SmartTags as free gift with S21 Ultra

According to reports in GizmoChina, the Samsung Galaxy Smart Tag tracker will have a rounded square shape that is reminiscent of Tile trackers

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The demand for used smartphones is growing; market to reach $65 bn in 2024

For 2020, the used smartphones shipments were likely to reach 225.4 million units

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More and more users move to Telegram and Signal amid data concerns on WhatsApp

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg in October said that the company is working hard to merge Messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp