WhatsApp’s new fingerprint feature may stop users from taking screenshots

Do you often take screenshots of your private chats on WhatsApp? As part of the company’s security changes, a new authentication feature, if enabled, will prevent users from taking screenshots, according to WabetaInfo. The Facebook-owned messaging app is reportedly testing a new fingerprint feature that would require users to scan their fingerprints to access chats. […]

Softbank eyes investment of $2-3 bn in Jio as Mukesh Ambani deleverages biz

Japan’s Softbank is reportedly looking to make a $2-3 billion investment in India’s fastest-growing telecom firm Reliance Jio as billionaire Mukesh Ambani looks to deleverage business by selling stakes. This comes on the back of reports of Saudi giant Aramco in discussions to buy a 25 per cent stake in Reliance Industries’ refining and petrochemical […]

SoftBank eyes $2-3 billion investment in Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance Jio

Japan’s SoftBank is looking at buying a $2-3 billion stake in Reliance Jio, Reliance Industries’ telecom subsidiary and the country’s fastest-growing telco. “For the past two years, our conversations with investors have highlighted the expectations of SoftBank investing in Jio and hence the news flow is not surprising,” wrote Pinakin Parekh, analyst, JP Morgan, in […]

BSNL is staring at a rejig of top management amid financial woes

As if financial issues were not enough, cash-strap­ped Bharat Sanchar Nigam (BSNL) is staring at manag­ement uncertainty for now. Chairman and Managing Director (CMD) Anupam Shrivastava holds additional charge of the enterprise business while Vivek Bansal handles the consumer fixed access and mobility business. Sujata Ray is the director, human resources. With Ray retiring in […]

Realme 3 Pro launched: Know key features and specifications, watch unboxing

Chinese smartphone brand Realme on Monday launched its performance-centric smartphone in India. Named Realme 3 Pro, the Flipkart-exclusive phone boasts several segment-first features, including support for Fortnite game, currently compatible only with mid-range and premium smartphones. Touted to be better than Xiaomi’s recently launched Redmi Note 7 Pro, the Realme 3 Pro is all about […]