Category: Tech

Do social media threaten democracy

IN 1962 a British political scientist, Bernard Crick, published “In Defence of Politics”. He argued that the art of political horse-trading, far from being shabby, lets people of different beliefs live together in a peaceful, thriving society. In a liberal democracy, nobody gets exactly what he wants, but everyone broadly has the freedom to lead

OLA AUTOS TO NOW GET AUTO-CONNECT WI-FI FEATURE

Commuters using autorickshaws can now enjoy free Wi-Fi on board the three-wheeler vehicle when they book their rides using cab hailing app Ola. Commuters using autorickshaws can now enjoy free Wi-Fi on board the three-wheeler vehicle when they book their rides using cab hailing app Ola. The SoftBank-backed company today said it has piloted its

WhatsApp rolls out ‘delete for everyone’ feature

WhatsApp was earlier said to be testing the feature and was supposed to enable it remotely. Now it looks like the feature is live for a small group of users. WhatsApp has started to roll out its ‘delete for everyone’ feature for Android, iOS, and Windows users, according to a report in WABetaInfo. It will let people

How to download iOS 11.1 public beta 2 to your iPhone or iPad

Itching to try out iOS 11? The public beta is now available. Here’s how to download it! iOS 11 is coming down the road with a number of new features — features that need real-world testing before the software officially launches. As such, Apple is letting interested users check out iOS 11 and provide feedback before it

Apple reveals new emojis for iPhone and iPad with iOS 11.1

NEW DELHI: Apple previewed new emojis back in July this year. These emojis were the ones approved by Unicode Consortium as a part of Unicode 10. Now, the Cupertino-based tech firm has finally brought the new emojis to the iPhone and iPad. The new emojis will be coming as a part of iOS 11.1. New

How to download tvOS 11.1 beta 1 to your Apple TV

Installing the tvOS 11 beta is more complex than an iOS or macOS beta, but it’s also for developers only. Apple hasn’t announced a public beta for tvOS the way the company has for iOS and macOS. That means until it is released to everyone this fall, it’s only available to developers. It also means