Reports: Future MacBook may wirelessly charge iPhone, iPad

Reports: Future MacBook may wirelessly charge iPhone, iPad

As of now, MacBooks and iPads are not compatible with wireless charging as they are made out of aluminium

Galaxy S21 Ultra

Report: Galaxy S21 Ultra may come with S Pen support

The Galaxy S21 Ultra will be one of three devices that will launch soon alongside the Galaxy S21 and S21 Plus

Bitcoin

2021 is shaping up to be the year of Bitcoin, say experts 

Bitcoin has seen an unprecedented rise this year, with its value witnessing a 240 per cent jump in 2020

boAt earbud

Indian audio brand boAt to go global; raises $100 million in funding 

The brand was launched in 2016 by Gupta and Sameer Mehta and currently offers headphones, earphones and sound-related accessories

Mark Zuckerberg

WhatsApp rolls out new terms of service and privacy policies; users notified through an in-app pop up

The new Terms of Service and privacy policy will come into effect on February 8

Lenovo launches ThinkStation P620, an enterprise-grade workstation computer in India

Lenovo launches ThinkStation P620, an enterprise-grade workstation computer in India

With a fully customised and scalable chassis, this machine has reimagined the traditional workstation

Huawei

Huawei moves out of the top five in the global smartphone market in 2021

The company is currently projected to tumble from third place in 2020 to seventh place in 2021

Reports: Alibaba to shut down Xiami music app on Feb 5

Reports: Alibaba to shut down Xiami music app on Feb 5

Alibaba acquired the music service to compete in China's online music market, which is dominated by Tencent Holdings

Slack

Slack goes down globally; users face trouble with log-ins, messaging, calls and connections

Users began reporting issues around 10AM ET, and the company posted its first status update about the problem at 10:14AM

Apple

Apple is reportedly working on smaller and faster chargers

Apple no longer includes power adapters in the box with iPhone and Apple Watch models. However, it sells a variety of power adapters on a stand-alone basis

Twitter

Twitter eyes the podcasting industry; acquires podcasting app Breaker

Experts say it is a move that will cement its position in the world of Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts and others

Samsung set to unveil Galaxy S21 smartphone next week

Samsung set to unveil Galaxy S21 smartphone next week

Samsung's Galaxy S21 smartphone series will be introduced at the Galaxy Unpacked online event

OPPO introduces a new community platform

Tech enthusiasts can now connect with each other on OPPO's new community platform

This interactive platform will allow users to collaborate, share and learn together

LG launches truly wireless earbuds; expands its Tonefree lineup

LG launches truly wireless earbuds; expands its Tonefree lineup

The earbuds come with a UV nano charging cradle with ultraviolet light that sanitizes the earbuds

Bitcoin

Cryptocurrency Bitcoin is at its highest ever value in its 12 year history 

The price of the leading cryptocurrency crossed the $30,000 mark for the first time