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Mobiles & Tabs

Apple initially dismissed these findings as “expected behavior.”

Apple releases fresh warning for millions of iPhone users the world over

Apple has admitted that its settings in countless iPhones are misleading about its use of location data.

The wireless version is likely to be the highest-end model. (Concept Photo: PhoneArena)

Apple iPhone 13 to be completely wireless

The purported iPhone will be launched in the second half of 2021 and offers a completely wireless experience, without any USB-C port either.

The Redmi K20 Pro (pictured) has become the number one smartphone above USD 300 in Q3 2019

Analysis finds Redmi K20 Pro top smartphone over 300 USD for Q3 2019

Launched in July 2019, the Redmi K20 Pro was the first from the brand with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 chip and is currently on sale.

Apple to strike it big with iPhone 12 in 2020.

Apple iPhone 12 poised to be runaway success

The 2020 iPhone is expected to ship over 100 million units making it one of the standout handsets in recent years.

The Redmi K30 could run on a Qualcomm 7250 chipset that would allow the 5G capabilities.

Redmi K30 with 5G support is coming sooner than you think

The phone will come with 5G capabilities and a dual front-facing camera in a punch-hole notch.

Gadgets

The Nest Mini is priced at Rs 4,499 on Flipkart. It supports both English and Hindi.

Google launches new Nest Mini in India

The Nest Mini packs twice the bass in the familiar compact size.

Thomson TV, has announced heavy discounts on its range of TVs from the 1st till the 5th of December during the Flipkart Big Shopping Days sale.

Thomson to offer heavy discounts on TVs during Flipkart Big Shopping Day Sale

Earlier during the festive and Diwali sale THOMSON had claimed to have sold more than 1.5 lakh units.

Xiaomi has announced its annual “Black Friday Sale” across its own website, e-commerce sites and multiple offline stores.

Xiaomi announces attractive offers as part of Black Friday sale

The annual sale is set to commence on Friday, 29 November 2019 and will go on until Monday, 2 December 2019.

The 16-inch MacBook Pro can be configured with 9th generation Intel processors.

Apple launches 16-inch MacBook Pro; this is the India price

The new MacBook Pro comes with a Retina Display and up to 80 per cent faster performance and a new Magic keyboard.

In Other news

The threats also include generation of deepfakes to bypass facial recognition, ransomware attacks to morph extortion campaigns, and cloud-native threats as a result of weak API. (Photo: University of California)

McAfee predicts 'Deepfakes' as major cyber threat in 2020

Threat actors are now leveraging artificial intelligence and machine learning to produce even more convincing deepfakes.

Users can also see their own summary of 2019 and the last decade by heading to the Spotify Wrapped website or through the main app.

Spotify Wrapped: Your listening history from 2019 and the last decade

The most streamed artist on Spotify was in 2019 is Post Malone with over 6.5 billion streams around the globe.

RCI is a free tool for newsmakers to identify which articles are the most popular among its readers.

Google releases new trending topics for news publishers

The new feature called trending topics sits within the Realtime Content Insights (RCI) tool.

It is expected that the feature will be piloted in India first where women's safety is a national-level issue. (Photo: ANI)

Google Maps may soon show well-lit paths for night safety

The new feature called 'Lighting' will help users identify streets that are brightly lit.

In 2016, there was just one woman creator with over a million subscriber base, that figure is now at 120 women creators with over a million followers.

YouTube Rewind: This is what Indians watched the most in 2019

The top trending video in India was Khandeshi Movies- Chotu Ke Golgappe.