In a televised address on November 8, 2016, Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced his decision to scrap Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 currency notes overnight. The move was aimed at countering black money and corruption, and curb the funding of terror activities.Three years later, the debate on whether the move was a boon or bane for India's economy continues. In this episode of In The News podcast, host Anvita Bansal will give an account of the impact of demonetisation.Close She also gets in conversation with Moneycontrol's Siddesh Raut to discuss Moody's change of stance on India's rating from "stable" to "negative". Raut gives a complete account of the story including FM Nirmala Sitharaman's response to the ratings agency's stance. related news Cristiano Ronaldo's fitness and attitude both under the spotlight at Juventus EPL Gameweek 12: The top 3 talking points from the Premier League weekend MC Special podcast | Market is back in form, but here's why investors shouldn't … [Read more...] about In The News podcast | 3 years since demonetisation; update on cyclones Bulbul and Maha; Google India gets new manager and more
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WhatsApp may soon roll out an update for dark mode on Android. A latest report reveals more details about the much-rumoured dark mode feature found on the latest beta version of WhatsApp.WABetaInfo, the tracker website for upcoming WhatsApp features and leaks, has published a report about new findings in the latest beta version of WhatsApp. The Android beta app with the version number 2.19.327 found on the Google Play Store reveals a new dark theme wallpaper.According to the tracker website’s report, an addition of a dark theme wallpaper might be one of the final touches that WhatsApp implements before releasing the dark mode update.Close There is no mention of the availability of dark mode in the 2.19.327 beta update. However, WABetaInfo has found some details that hint the release of dark mode soon on the Android app. The report includes a screenshot of a dark blue wallpaper with night blue colours of dark mode. related news Vivo Y15 and Y12 price slashed for the … [Read more...] about Latest update hints WhatsApp for Android could get dark mode soon
Vivo is expected to launch the V17 in India sometime this month. Before the rumoured launch, the V17 has been spotted on TENAA website. The listing does reveal a bunch of key specifications of the Vivo V17.Two new Vivo smartphones with the model numbers V1945A and V1945T have been spotted on TENAA. Images uploaded on the website are similar to some previous leaks of the Vivo V17. SlashLeaks speculates that the leaked images could be the Vivo Y9s.Images reveal that the V17 could have a diamond-shaped camera module similar to the Vivo S5. The quad-cameras will feature a 48MP primary sensor, as per the branding on the back. The other three sensors are said to feature an 8MP ultra-wide sensor and two 2MP sensors.Close Unlike the Vivo V17 Pro (Review), the V17 will have a water-drop notch for the 32MP front-facing camera. There will be an in-display fingerprint scanner on the Vivo V17. related news Vivo Y15 and Y12 price slashed for the second time in six months Upgraded … [Read more...] about Vivo V17’s TENAA listing reveals key specifications before launch
Since we placed it as our third Most Innovative Company, Google has had a curious 2012. It’s made serious efforts to close down some of its sprawling experimental products, but at the same time has made bold leaps into new product categories, such as its own-branded Nexus 7 tablet PC that was seen as the first serious Android threat to Apple’s iPad dominance. advertisement advertisement Perhaps Google’s vision clears up if you sport its new Google Glass augmented reality goggles. This device thrilled developers and tech-watchers excited for its 2013 debut, but Larry Page probably wished he was wearing some to help him deal with a juicy leak of company finances. At least Android itself marched steadily (robotically?) on, dominating the global smartphone scene so that there are now over half a billion Android devices worldwide and 1.3 million new ones are activated daily. There was one slip-up in Android’s seemingly unstoppable advance, however, when … [Read more...] about Most Innovative Companies 2012 Update: Google
What happens when Gmail goes down? Twitter explodes with venomous ire, naturally. Users are quipping and griping over current reported outages across various Google apps, including Gmail and Google Music. Others are also reporting that Google’s Chrome browse keeps crashing. advertisement Google has just updated its Apps Status Dashboard saying it’s currently investigating the Gmail outage reports. A couple of options while Gmail’s down: Microsoft’s Outlook.com integrates with Facebook Chat, while this plugin keeps your Facebook Chat windows open at the bottom of your browser as you surf different tabs. Chrome works normally for me now… *as long as* my Gmail window is closed. Huh. Journalist Hulk workflow disrupted. Must smash something. — Neal Ungerleider (@nealunger) December 10, 2012 29 People Responding To Today’s GMail Outage On Twitter — Tyler Coates (@tylercoates) December 10, 2012 Gmail is down but at least we all have … [Read more...] about Gmail And Other Google Apps Are Down–What Are You Using Instead?