Month: January 2019

Mark Zuckerberg Halts Stock Sales as Facebook Shares Tumble

Mark Zuckerberg’s multibillion-dollar stock sale ground to a halt in the final months of 2018. The Facebook co-founder didn’t sell a single share in the fourth quarter, when the social media company’s stock tumbled 20 percent amid a broader market rout. It’s the first quarter in more than two years he’s refrained from doing so, according to […]

Dormant Twitter Accounts Being Hacked to Spread IS Propaganda: Report

Exploiting a decade-old flaw, hackers are taking control of dormant Twitter accounts to spread Islamic State (IS) propaganda, a media report said. Although Twitter has suspended many of these accounts, some are still active, TechCrunch reported on Wednesday. Some of these accounts are tweeting messages supporting violence. To take control of the accounts that have remained inactive for years, […]

Foxconn December Revenue Dips, First Time in 10 Months

Taiwan’s Foxconn, a key Apple supplier, reported a 8 percent fall in its December revenue on Thursday, dampening its performance in 2018 amid tepid demand for electronics. Foxconn, formally known as Hon Hai Precision Industry Co, said in a stock exchange filing that revenue fell 8.3 percent to TWD 619.3 billion ($20.12 billion) in December. It […]

Oppo R15 Pro With 19:9 Display, AI-Backed Dual Rear Camera Setup Launched in India: Price, Specifications

Oppo R15 Pro₹ 25,990 has been launched in India. The new smartphone features a 19:9 display with an 89 percent of screen-to-body ratio. There is also a dual rear camera setup that includes a Sony IMX519 primary sensor. Oppo has also offered its artificial intelligence (AI) backed camera features and VOOC Flash Charge support. The Oppo […]

Huawei Mate 20 Pro Receiving December Security Patch, Face Unlock and Camera Improvements in New Update: Report

Huawei Mate 20 Pro₹ 69,990 is receiving a software update over-the-air (OTA) that brings several improvements, as well as a recent Android security patch, as per user reports. Apart from camera and face unlock improvements, the update is also said to bring the December security patch alongside. Last month, an update brought along face unlock optimisations, […]