Day: May 24, 2018

Facebook’s Two-Factor Authentication Feature Updated, Streamlines Setup and Adds App Support

Facebook is improving its two-factor authentication feature by introducing two new functionalities. The two-factor authentication tool essentially facilitates additional layers of security for online accounts. In its regular incarnation, it connects accounts to a mobile device and sends time-based one-time passwords (TOTP) for additional authentication. With the new 2FA feature update, Facebook has made it easier to enable […]

Indian Tablet Market Declined 10 Percent in Q1, With Lenovo in the Lead: CMR

The tablet market in India saw 10 percent decline in the first quarter of 2018 compared to the last quarter, with Lenovo leading the pack with a 23 percent market share, a new report said on Friday. According to CyberMedia Research’s (CMR) “Tablet PC Market” report, Samsung stood at second place with 21 percent share while Datawind was third at 16 percent. “Interestingly, […]

Vivo Apex Bezel-Less Smartphone Expected to Launch on June 12

Chinese smartphone maker Vivo appears set to launch its much-anticipated Apex smartphone next month. The Vivo Apex made its initial appearance as a concept phone at MWC 2018 and its formal announcement was made in March this year. The key highlights of the smartphone include a 91 percent screen-to-body ratio, half-screen fingerprinting scanning tech, and an elevating (or pop-up) selfie camera. It was […]

Apple Partner TSMC Said to Start Making 7nm Chips for New iPhone Models

Apple manufacturing partner Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. has started mass production of next-generation processors for new iPhones launching later this year, according to people familiar with the matter. The processor, likely to be called the A12 chip, will use a 7-nanometer design that can be smaller, faster and more efficient than the 10-nanometer chips in current […]

Keep your food safe all summer long by following these simple tips

Summer is the perfect time to picnic and cook outdoors, but the warm weather also creates the perfect environment to support the growth of harmful food bugs. Food tends to spoil more quickly during the summer. It is important to pay extra attention to your food and look for unusual odour and mould before consuming […]