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Back in the day, Samsung introduced a blood pressure sensor on the Galaxy S9 (review) but recently launched Samsung flagships no longer feature a BP sensor. While the reasons are unknown, Samsung has just announced that it will be bringing Blood Pressure Monitoring in its Galaxy...
How to protect your Zoom meeting privacy and security
As we are adapting to the new normal, video calling happens to be the major means to stay connected with our friends, family, and colleagues from work. Zoom, a fairly unknown app before the pandemic suddenly became the most downloaded app in a span of few months....
Samsung and Microsoft have been working together with an objective to make communication between a Samsung phone and Windows PC more seamless and efficient. Several Microsoft apps come pre-installed on Samsung phones, including Your Phone app, Outlook, and One Drive.
The Corona situation is far from over and the nation-wide lockdown in India has been extended till May 3. Amidst the turmoil, state governments and NGOs are operating food shelters and night shelters to help migrant workers and other economically weak sections sustain during the emergency, and...
It's been three weeks since the nation-wide lockdown announcement by the prime minister of India. This means, people across the country were urged to stay indoors and any form of travel, save for essential purchases got curbed. Now, essential service providers and those with some emergency work...
Coronavirus epidemic (COVID-19) has forced the Indian government to enforce complete lockdown in the country. With the announcement of lockdown, most of the commercial and social activities have been suspended. To prevent community spread of COVID-19, the government is continuously requesting everyone to stay at home...
How to Install and use Aarogya Setu
Contact Tracing is the means to track Covid-19 patients as lockdown and social-distancing measures are being eased. It tells you if and when you were in proximity of someone who is infected by Covid-19. Once you know that you're exposed/contracted, you can proceed with self-quarantine and treatment....
Do you have a shared Netflix account with your friends or family and don't want your friends, roommates or siblings messing up your Netflix recommendations? Well, the latest Netflix update fixes that for you. Netflix recently rolled out parental controls where parents...
Google is making seamless updates mandatory for all Android 11 phones. Google first introduced the A/B partition system with Android 7.0 Nougat. The setup involves use of separate read-only partitions to install updates, thus speeding up the process. During seamless updates, consumers can...
How to recharge Jio, Airtel or Vodafone numbers from ATM
Just like some of our parents, there's still a large number of people who prefer to visit the nearest local shop to recharge their phone numbers. But ever since the Covid-19 lockdown, these outlets are also closed. So, to make up for this, telecom giants in the...
Airplane mode on your phone is a shortcut to turn off all radio signals - Wi-Fi, Cellular Data, Bluetooth, etc. However, when you are not flying, you may also use the Airplane mode to toggle off distractions and interruptions. Turning on Wi-Fi with...
Google Arts & Culture
If you're bored by the ongoing Covid-19 house arrest, Google Arts & Culture app might be worth killing some time. Its new feature called Art Transfer lets you transform newly taken or stock photos into a work of classic art. Sound's interesting? You get...
Amazon Prime is a hugely popular subscription for Indian consumers that bundles a host of lucrative services. Benefits include faster and free deliveries, excellent content library of Prime videos, Prime music subscription, and also Prime reading books. Amazon Prime subscription in...
How to get News Bar on the Windows 10 Desktop
We all crave for information because it makes us fluent and aware of life and the world in general. It is the content of our communication and driver of socialization. But, with the hyper-tasking and a busy-as-bee life, we look for brief and brisk access to a...
How to book Covid 19 test online
Even in such testing times, Tech is making life convenient. If you think you or any of your family member is showing Covid-19 symptoms, you can book for a Coronavirus Test online, right from your couch. Practo, the popular platform that lets you...
How to install any website as an app
Did you know, you could install frequently visited websites as apps in Windows, Mac, and Linux? Yeah, no more bogging down your desktop or laptop by installing a horde of software. Rather now, you'll be able to leverage the web browser's technologies and resources.
We have always held Samsung's One UI in high regard. It's an extremely well-designed interface with balmy animations and a rich feature set. One key aspect that makes it stand out are numerous multi-tasking tools integrated in the interface. Come to think of...
We are a big fan of picture-in-picture mode on Android and on the web. Digital interruptions are common and keeping a screen or a tab in the foreground is not always an option. Unlike on Android, YouTube can keep running in the background...
How to setup Netflix Party watch with friends
Social Distancing doesn't have to mean social disconnection. This new tool could prove a godsend for those of us who love watching Netflix shows and movies with our friends. What we have here is – Netflix Party, which is a Google Chrome Extension that lets you simultaneously...
Apple CarKey
Losing your car keys is one heck of an infuriating experience. If you've dealt with it, then you would definitely appreciate this forthcoming Apple tech. It's called CarKey and will be a virtual key replacement against the virtual fobs. And you know what, You'll be able to...