WhatsApp to rollout ‘Message Yourself’ feature in India

WhatsApp to rollout ‘Message Yourself’ feature in India

Meta-owned messaging platform WhatsApp on Monday announced the launch of a new ‘Message Yourself’ feature in India in the coming weeks. It is a 1:1 chat with yourself to send notes, reminders, and updates, the company said in a statement. On WhatsApp, users can send notes, reminders, shopping lists, and other things to themselves to manage...


Elon Musk says new signups to Twitter at ‘all-time high’

Elon Musk says new signups to Twitter at ‘all-time high’

Twitter Inc Chief Executive Elon Musk says new user signups to the social media platform are at an "all-time high", as he struggles with a mass exodus of advertisers and users fleeing to other platforms over concerns about verification and hate speech. Signups were averaging over two million per day in the last seven days as of November ...


Nokia India exec red flags telecom gear ‘infiltration’ from China

Nokia India exec red flags telecom gear ‘infiltration’ from China

India is going to record the fastest 5G rollout in the world and it is going to have the biggest success of the next -generation telecom service with the support of the government, a senior Nokia India official said. While speaking at an event to discuss the pros and cons of 5G, organised by the Foreign Correspondent Club on Friday eveni...


LinkedIn poised to allow posts’ scheduling

LinkedIn poised to allow posts’ scheduling

Microsoft-owned LinkedIn is rolling out a new feature that allows users on Android and the Web to schedule posts to send at a later time. The new feature was discovered by social media consultant Matt Navarra Forst. "LinkedIn is rolling schedule posts feature. Currently available on Android and the web only. Look out for the clock icon to ...


Gujarat first State to get Jio True 5G in all districts

Gujarat first State to get Jio True 5G in all districts

Reliance Jio on Friday said Gujarat has become the first state to get 'True 5G' in each of the 33 district headquarters. With this, Jio True 5G is now present in 10 cities/regions in India (including Delhi-NCR), the company said. As a model State, Jio will launch a series of True 5G-powered initiatives across education, healthcare, agricul...


Twitter's verified service with colours to start next week

Twitter’s verified service with colours to start next week

Twitter Inc is planning to roll out its verified service next Friday with different coloured checks for individuals, companies and governments, after a botched initial launch led to a surge in users impersonating celebrities and brands on the platform. Chief Executive Elon Musk on Friday allotted colours for the categories --- gold for c...