Decision on Chinese telecoms firm comes as national security concerns mount in the west The University of Oxford has placed an indefinite ban on accepting research grants or donations from the Chinese telecoms firm Huawei, which is facing mounting concerns from several governments about whether it poses a risk to national security. The decision emerged the day after

A trio of Facebook employees got caught posting glowing reviews of the social network’s controversial new Portal device on Amazon. Facebook’s new home speaker — which is equipped with a screen, microphone and camera with facial recognition for video calls — has been blasted by critics as a potential spying device for the social network,

LG’s G8 has finally received the leaked CAD-based renders treatment, ahead of its possible unveiling at MWC next month. There’s also a video showcasing the renders, which you can find embedded if you scroll down a bit. This is definitely not a foldable smartphone, so if LG is in fact working on something like that, then

Twitter is finally resurrecting the chronological timeline for Android users – over a month after iOS users got the feature.  Just as on iOS, users will soon see a button on their timeline that allows them to switch between seeing the most recent tweets and top tweets. ‘Android, we got you,’ the firm said in a

WhatsApp may be facing its second bug this week, potentially putting users’ private messages at risk of being exposed without their knowledge. Amazon Web Services employee Abby Fuller shared worrying details about the flaw on Twitter, revealing how the message history of a previous owner popped up on her phone after logging in with a

Samsung has started rolling out its latest Android 9.0 Pie-based One UI in India for flagship phones like the Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9+ and the Galaxy Note 9. Samsung has started rolling out its latest Android 9.0 Pie-based One UI in India for flagship phones like the Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9+ and the Galaxy Note 9. Samsung had

Mi Soundbar, Xiaomi’s first home audio product in India, will go on sale in India for the first time today at 12 noon. The soundbar was introduced in the country last week by the company, and its highlight feature, according to Xiaomi, is that it can be set up in less than 30 seconds. The

Nike has revealed a pair of $350 ‘Back to the Future’ sneakers with ‘power laces’ controlled from a phone.  The new Nike Adapt BB are specifically designed for basketball and automatically tighten or loosen with a press of the button either on the shoes themselves or via a smartphone. The range will initially go on

Hackers are targeting innocent people’s computers and stealing processing power without their knowledge in order to mine cryptocurrency.  The process is known as cryptojacking and illegally harnesses the power of thousands of computers.  Criminals use the background power of computers and convert it into Monero, a  virtual currency similar to Bitcoin which is easier to

Honor 10 Lite was launched in India today at an event in New Delhi. The new Honor phone that was launched in China back in November will be available for purchase in the Indian market through Flipkart and the official HiHonor India store. Honor has provided a 24-megapixel selfie camera that supports artificial intelligence (AI)