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Facebook rolls out end-to-end encrypted chat backups to WhatsApp

WhatsApp's end-to-end encrypted chat backups for iOS and Android are here!

Contraceptive pill can reduce type 2 diabetes risk in women with polycystic ovary syndrome, says study

Contraceptive pill can reduce the risk of type 2 diabetes by over a quarter in women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), revealed a study led by the University of Birmingham.

Elon Musk Is Richest By A Mile And Wants Jeff Bezos To Know It

Elon Musk replied to Amazon founder Jeff Bezos on Twitter with a silver medal emoji, an apparent reference to their wealth

Mark Zuckerberg Loses $6 Billion In Hours After Facebook Outage

A selloff sent the social-media giant's stock plummeting 4.9% on Monday, adding to a drop of about 15% since mid-September.

WhatsApp: How to message yourself to take notes

WhatsApp offers a feature that can be used to message on your own WhatsApp phone number to add notes or save some important information.

International Space Station’s captures Earth’s horizon ‘glowing’ at night, leaves social media abuzz

The post shared by the ISS has already garnered nearly 120,000 likes on Instagram, while the post on Twitter has been retweeted several thousand times.

Scientists in Singapore transform fruit leftovers into antibacterial bandages

Scientists at Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore are tackling food waste by turning discarded durian husks into antibacterial gel bandages.

Link between menstrual changes and COVID-19 vaccination plausible: Study

In a new study Dr Victoria Male, a reproductive specialist at Imperial College London, has said that a link between menstrual changes after COVID-19 vaccination is plausible and should be investigated.

Zoom adding live translation services, coming to Facebook VR

Popular American video teleconferencing service Zoom has plans to expand its support for automatic live transcriptions with the addition of live translation, and turn its whiteboard feature into more of a fully-featured app, among several other changes, which the company announced at its Zoomtopia conference on Monday.

Samsung to defend top spot in semiconductor sales in Q3: Report

Samsung Electronics is expected to defend its top spot in global semiconductor sales in the third quarter of the year, on the back of a strong memory demand.

Who is Jonathan the Tortoise, the Oldest Known Living Animal on Earth?

Jonathan, the tortoise's age was estimated so because records say he was 'fully mature' when brought to Saint Helena in 1882.

WhatsApp bans 3 million Indian accounts in 46 days: Why the ban, how WhatsApp identifies these accounts and more

WhatsApp banned over 3 million Indian accounts in the one-and-a-half months between June 16-July 31.

Opinion: Electronics to be key element of value creation for auto industry in the coming years

Growing up to USD 152 billion, the domestic electronics manufacturing services (EMS) is expected to comprise 14% share in the global EMS industry by 2025. It will be an important pillar of the game changing electronics segment of the Indian automotive sector. As the mid and small-segment carmakers and two-wheeler companies also are starting to provide advanced features, demand for electronics is expected to remain robust in the near future. The major applications include safety & ADAS, infotainment, body electronics and powertrain. The shift is being further catalysed by electrification.

NASA’s MISR Sees California Wildfire Smoke Plumes Traveling Miles Into the Atmosphere

Smoke from several large wildfires burning in Northern California can be seen traveling miles into the atmosphere.

BlackBerry software flaw could impact cars, medical devices IIL begins supply of Covaxin drug substance to Bharat Biotech ‘Happy Independence Day, India!’: Google honours cultural traditions with unique doodle Big setback to ISRO’s satellite launch, GSLV Rocket malfunctions 5 minutes after take off Pet goldfish thrown in Minnesota lakes grow to monstrous size Moon to cause more floods in US by 2030 Twitter's Resident Grievance Officer In India Quits Earth Has Been Hiding A Fifth Layer In Its Inner Core Researchers Develop Liquid That Absorbs And Stores Solar Energy For 18 Years Yale study finds why large mammals like elephants, tigers still exist in India Single-cell analysis of metastatic gastric cancer finds diverse tumour cell populations Facebook to offer more security features in 2021 Study reveals, covering faces around kids would not help mask emotions Dr Fauci says UK approved Pfizer's vaccine too fast. 'If you go quickly and you do it superficially, people are not going to want to get vaccinated.' Goodbye Sun! This town in Alaska will see next daylight in 2021 "COVID-19 vaccine is over 90% effective" say Pfizer and BioNTech Water was formed 4.4 billion years ago on Mars October 2020 to be a Blue Moon month! Here’s all you need to know about the rare phenomenon Scientists discover over 1,000 stars with planets that might be observing Earth for signs of life 24 planets may have more suitable conditions for life than Earth: Scientists Dolphins return to Lisbon's Tagus river. Here's why Astronomers May Have Discovered First-Ever “Black Neutron Star” A “ring of fire” solar eclipse will darken the skies this weekend Intuitive Astrology Forecast June 2020 Look Up! Saturn, Jupiter, And Mars Will Be Visible Each Morning This Month Discovery Of Ancient Super-Eruptions Indicates The Yellowstone Hotspot May Be Waning Lunar Eclipse 2020: Know The Date, Timings And How To Watch The Chandra Grahan Elon Musk, SpaceX And NASA Make History: Successfully Launch Humans To Space Intuitive Astrology: Venus Retrograde 2020 Scientists Confirm Presence Of An Earth-Sized Planet In Habitable Zone Around Nearest Star