CoWIN Guidelines for API Usage to Allow Booking of COVID-19 Vaccine Slots via Third-Party Apps

Posted on Wed, 26 May 2021 17:48:55 +0530 - apps

The government has brought new guidelines for its CoWIN platform to allow third-party app developers to enable registration, scheduling, and management of COVID-19 vaccination through their apps.

Google Photos Gets Storage Management Tool Ahead of Free Unlimited Backup End Deadline

Posted on Wed, 26 May 2021 15:33:54 +0530 - apps

Google Photos has got a new storage management tool for users to utilise their free storage more efficiently before the free unlimited backup option ends. Photos backed up in 'High' quality - compressed to 16MB or lower - before June 1 will be exempt from the storage limit of 15GB that takes effect in a week. Although, photos backed up in 'Original' quality even befor...

AI-Based Programme GPT-3 Can Write Messages to Mislead Readers, Research Shows

Posted on Wed, 26 May 2021 14:35:08 +0530 - apps

Researchers from Georgetown University in Washington, DC, US have demonstrated that artificial intelligence (AI) is capable of leading a misinformation campaign online — one that is far more complex to spot and control. The research showed how an algorithm called GPT-3 could generate written texts of misinformation disguised as a human to mislead the readers.

Vimeo CEO Anjali Sud's Photo With Son Right Before Taking Company Public Wins Hearts

Posted on Wed, 26 May 2021 12:45:25 +0530 - apps

Vimeo has gone public and its Indian-American CEO Anjali Sud is being credited for much of the company's success. Sud shared a picture with her son right before ringing the bell to officially take Vimeo public via Nasdaq. Her Twitter timeline is now flooded with reactions that give a glimpse into how she has become an inspirational woman leader for so many.

Amazon Accused of Unfair Pricing Strategies in New US Suit

Posted on Wed, 26 May 2021 12:08:13 +0530 - apps

Amazon faces a new lawsuit that alleges the online retailer broke antitrust law by requiring that third-party sellers not offer better deals for their products elsewhere.

Google Assures Compliance With India’s New Digital Rules, Says Will Keep Policies as Transparent as Possible

Posted on Wed, 26 May 2021 11:51:47 +0530 - apps

Google assured compliance with new IT rules and said that that it will continue to build on its existing approaches and keep the policies as transparent as possible.

Domino’s India Data Breach: Company Claims No Financial Details Compromised, Customers Have Been Informed

Posted on Wed, 26 May 2021 11:28:41 +0530 - apps

Domino’s India brand owner Jubilant Foodworks has informed its customers about the data breach incident that happened on March 24. The information provided by the company comes just days after hackers created a search engine on the dark Web to let anyone look at the customer details of Domino’s India by using their phone numbers or email addresses.

Aarogya Setu Will Now Show Blue Ticks, Blue Shield for Vaccinated Individuals

Posted on Wed, 26 May 2021 11:24:51 +0530 - apps

Aarogya Setu will now show Blue Ticks and Blue Shield for users who have both shots administered. The contact tracing app will show the new feature on its home screen under the Your Status tab. Users, after having both doses administered, can download their vaccination certificates from Aarogya Setu or CoWIN app.

Mortal Kombat Out June 4 on Apple TV, BookMyShow Stream, Google Play, YouTube, More

Posted on Tue, 25 May 2021 16:19:10 +0530 - apps

Mortal Kombat to release June 4 on Apple TV, BookMyShow Stream, Google Play Movies, Hungama Play, Tata Sky, and YouTube Movies. You can rent/buy and download the full movie.

Friends: The Reunion Out May 27 at 12:32pm On Zee5 in India

Posted on Tue, 25 May 2021 16:08:01 +0530 - apps

Friends: The Reunion India release date and time is Thursday, May 27 at 12:32pm IST on Zee5. That's in line with its HBO Max premiere in the US. You will need a Rs. 499 Zee5 Premium subscription to watch Friends reunion episode.

Cyclone Yaas: Apps, Websites That Let You Track Status and Location in Real Time

Posted on Tue, 25 May 2021 14:17:29 +0530 - apps

Cyclone Yaas is set to make landfall on the eastern coast of India on May 26. There are several sites and apps that help users keep a track of cyclone Yaas and monitor its movement in real time. UMANG app,, and IMD’s Mausam website are some options.

Instagram Insights Tool Introduced for Reels, Live to Offer Creators Details on Important Metrics

Posted on Tue, 25 May 2021 14:16:27 +0530 - apps

Instagram has introduced the Insights tool for its Reels and Live feature. The social media platform said that this will help businesses and creators to grow their accounts. Instagram is also working on expanding the Insights tool to its desktop website. In January, it introduced a Professional Dashboard that shows key information in one place.