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Ikea overhauls its smart home with new Matter-ready hub and

Ikea has a new hub and app that could bring an end to its smart home usability issues. Ikea’s new Matter-ready Dirigera hub is now official after a month of leaks and is set to arrive alongside an entirely new Ikea Home Smart app. Unfortunately, both the hub and the new app aren’t scheduled to […]

YouTube Music now suggests your favorite speaker for playback

YouTube Music will now attempt to suggest which of your Cast-enabled speakers you want to stream music to. It’s a nice upgrade over the previous approach, where the app would simply list all of the Cast-enabled devices on your network in alphabetical order. If you’re anything like us, that could mean having to hunt through […]

Apple Moving Production to India Carries ‘Potential Geopolitical Risks’: Ming-Chi

Apple has been seeking to expand its production in India for some time. It is essentially aimed to reduce its dependency on China. But reputed market analyst and one of the most active commentators on Apple developments Ming-Chi Kuo has now said that the move to shift its manufacturing operations to India carries “potential geopolitical […]

Oppo Reno 8 Pro India Launch Tipped for Mid-June, Colours,

Oppo just released the Oppo Reno 8 series in the Chinese market, which comprises the vanilla Reno 8, Reno 8 Pro, and Reno 8 Pro+ smartphones. And now, these Oppo phones are reportedly making their way to the Indian market in mid-June. The report, however, also suggests that the Oppo Reno 8 Pro+ is not […]

Judge rules Tesla can’t hide behind arbitration in sexual harassment

A lawsuit that accuses Tesla of fostering a workplace with “rampant” sexual harassment will continue in court after a California judge denied the company’s motion for arbitration, as first reported by Bloomberg. Although the female worker who brought up the case signed an arbitration agreement at Tesla, terminating her rights to sue, Alameda County Superior […]

Democrats say Google must curb location tracking before Roe repeal

A group of more than 40 Democratic members of Congress has asked Google to stop collecting and retaining “unnecessary” location data out of fear that it could be used to identify and prosecute people who have obtained abortions. The request was made in a letter sent to Google CEO Sundar Pichai on Tuesday by members […]

Elon Musk’s Starlink announces satellite internet for RVs

Tech billionaire Elon Musk‘s Starlink, the satellite internet division of his rocket company SpaceX, has announced a new product meant specifically for recreational vehicle (RV) dwellers. The company said that Starlink for RVs is ideal for customers travelling to locations where connectivity has been unreliable or completely unavailable. However, it mentioned that Starlink for RVs […]

Uber clinches deal to integrate its app with Italy’s biggest

Uber Technologies Inc has clinched a deal to integrate its ride-hailing app with Italy‘s largest taxi dispatcher as it seeks to boost its presence in the eurozone’s third-largest economy, the company said on Tuesday. The move is part of Uber’s strategy of working with established taxi operators, tapping into a recovery in demand after the […]

The Mystery of Monkeypox’s Global Spread

When Moritz Kraemer first heard about the new monkeypox outbreak spreading through the UK, Europe, and the US, it was not through conventional scientific channels, or from the UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA), but via Twitter. As each suspected case was reported, and infectious disease experts shared their theories in real time, Kraemer—an epidemiologist at […]

Mi Smart Band 7 With AMOLED Display, Redmi Buds 4

Mi Smart Band 7 and Redmi Buds 4 Pro were launched in China on Tuesday. The new fitness band comes in two models: Standard Version and NFC Version. It carries a bigger AMOLED touch display as compared to the Mi Band 6. Xiaomi has also bundled the band with various health monitoring features including heart […]