Rocket Internet to Delist to Enable Long-Term Investing

Posted on Tue, 01 Sep 2020 17:43:44 +0530 - apps

Rocket Internet said on Tuesday it plans to delist its shares as it has sufficient access to capital outside the stock exchange and can better pursue a long-term approach to investing.

Google Kids Space Mode Announced, to Encourage Kid-Friendly Content on Android

Posted on Tue, 01 Sep 2020 12:41:23 +0530 - apps

Google is introducing Kids Space, a new way for kids to explore apps, books, and videos. It will have parental controls and ways for parents to pick “teacher-approved” apps for kids to play. Google Kids Space will be available globally for Lenovo tablets initially, and will be coming to more Android tablets soon.

Zoom Rides Pandemic to Another Quarter of Explosive Growth

Posted on Tue, 01 Sep 2020 10:36:59 +0530 - apps

Zoom’s videoconferencing service is deepening its integral role in life during the pandemic as tens of thousands more businesses and other users pay for subscriptions to get more control over their virtual meetings.

Disney+ Hotstar September 2020: IPL, The Simpsons, LeBron James’ Becoming, and More

Posted on Tue, 01 Sep 2020 10:10:29 +0530 - apps

IPL 2020, The Simpsons season 32, LeBron James’ Becoming, Premier League, US Open, The Third Day, Secret Society of Second-Born Royals, Filthy Rich — the biggest movies, TV shows, and sporting events on Disney+ Hotstar in September 2020.

Netflix September 2020 Releases: Aquaman, Enola Holmes, Bad Boy Billionaires: India, and More

Posted on Mon, 31 Aug 2020 17:03:41 +0530 - apps

Aquaman, Enola Holmes, Bad Boy Billionaires: India, Dolly Kitty Aur Woh Chamakte Sitare, Cargo, The Devil All the Time, Ratched, I’m Thinking of Ending Things, Top Gun — the biggest movies and TV shows on Netflix India in September 2020.

WhatsApp Working on New Feature to Allow Different Wallpapers in Chats for Android Users: Report

Posted on Mon, 31 Aug 2020 14:27:02 +0530 - apps

WhatsApp is reportedly working on a new Wallpaper feature that will allow users to choose different backgrounds for different chats, based on the theme used in the app.

TikTok Parent ByteDance Says Will Abide by New Chinese Export Rules That May Complicate US Sale

Posted on Mon, 31 Aug 2020 10:48:03 +0530 - apps

TikTok owner ByteDance said it will "strictly abide" by China's new export rules, which could potentially complicate a sale of the business as demanded by US President Donald Trump.

What Does Walmart See in TikTok? Millions of Young Shoppers

Posted on Sun, 30 Aug 2020 16:24:15 +0530 - apps

Walmart may be the world's largest retailer but it has mostly failed in its efforts to break Amazon's online dominance. Could TikTok, a fast-growing 3-year-old app filled with goofy videos, be the answer?

TikTok Sale: China's New Tech Export Controls Could Give Beijing a Say

Posted on Sun, 30 Aug 2020 15:48:20 +0530 - apps

China's new rules around tech exports mean ByteDance's sale of TikTok's US operations could need Beijing's approval, a Chinese trade expert told state media, a requirement that would complicate the forced and politically charged divestment.

The Boys, Enola Holmes, and More: September 2020 Guide to Netflix, Prime Video, and Disney+ Hotstar

Posted on Sun, 30 Aug 2020 09:00:01 +0530 - apps

The Boys season 2, V movie, The Simpsons season 32, Enola Holmes, C U Soon, Cargo Netflix, The Devil All the Time, Dolly Kitty Aur Woh Chamakte Sitare — the biggest TV shows and movies coming to Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Disney+ Hotstar, Apple TV+, and Voot Select in September 2020.

Google Pay's NFC-Based Card Payments Option Rolling Out in India

Posted on Sat, 29 Aug 2020 19:42:56 +0530 - apps

Google Pay in India is seen allowing some users to add their NFC-powered credit and debit cards as a payment method in addition to the existing bank account option. The new development would help Google initiate tokenized payments cards.

TikTok Rival Triller Says Made $20 Billion Bid With Centricus for Assets

Posted on Sat, 29 Aug 2020 13:54:29 +0530 - apps

Triller executive chairman Bobby Sarnevesht said on Friday that the short-video app had made a $20 billion offer with investment firm Centricus Asset Management for the assets of rival TikTok that China's ByteDance is seeking to a divest.