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Confusion Over Big Tech’s FAANG Acronym After Facebook Changes To Meta

Facebook’s rebranding to Meta Platforms has launched a search for a new name for the high-flying FAANG big tech acronym that also includes Apple, Amazon, Netflix, and Alphabet (Google). Facebook on Thursday announced it is now called Meta Platforms as the social media company shifts to building the ambitious “metaverse”, a shared virtual environment. The […]

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Apple’s Rs 1,900 Polishing Cloth Went Through A Teardown: Find Out If It’s Repairable

Apple more often than not, puts outrageous prices on things that don’t really justify the value. The most recent of these was the Rs 1,900 cleaning cloth that the company launched recently. Now, as off as it may sound, the Apple polishing cloth is already quite in demand and people are having to wait quite […]

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Google Pixel 6 Pro vs iPhone 13 Pro Max Speed Test: Check Out Which Flagship Is Faster

Google recently launched its Pixel 6 series that came as the most direct competitor to the iPhone 13 series. Now, the Google Pixel 6 Pro and the iPhone 13 Pro Max have been pitted against each other in a new video that measures the speed of both new premium smartphones. The video, posted by tech […]

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Microsoft resurrects Clippy again after brutally killing him off in Microsoft Teams

Microsoft is bringing Clippy back to Microsoft Teams, after first resurrecting the annoying paperclip two years ago and then killing it off after a few days. A sticker pack will be available in Microsoft Teams soon that includes lots of different versions of the anthropomorphic paperclip. “Yes, it’s true – Clippy has agreed to come […]

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Why JioPhone Next, Developed By Reliance & Google, May Be The Best 4G Phone Under Rs 10,000

Reliance Jio on Friday announced the release date of JioPhone Next, the smartphone it has developed along with Google. The Mukesh Ambani-led company said the JioPhone Next will be available starting Diwali on November 4, and buyers will be able to purchase the smartphone at Rs 1,999 down payment and Easy EMI schemes of 18 […]

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Roblox is back online after an outage that lasted three days

After an outage that began Thursday evening, Roblox finally came back online late Sunday . The company said in a tweet at about 4PM ET Sunday that it was “incrementally bringing regions back online.” A company spokesperson said in a statement emailed to The Verge that the outage “involved growth in the number of servers […]

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Roblox was down all weekend, and not because of Chipotle

Roblox appears to be back online as of Sunday evening, after an outage that began on Thursday. The hugely popular game-creating platform first started having issues at around 7PM ET on October 28th. Roblox initially said it was “working hard to get things back to normal,” and that it had identified “the root cause as […]