Apple Maps Starts Showing COVID-19 Airport Travel Guidance of Various Airports Globally

Apple Maps has started showing COVID-19 airport travel guidance to iPhone, iPad, and Mac users to let them easily access local airport health requirements including face coverings, health tests, or screenings, and quarantine guidelines. The data has been sourced from the Airports Council International (ACI) for major airports across the globe, including key ones in […]

ITR Filing Last Date Today: How to File Income Tax Return (ITR) Online; Link Aadhaar and PAN

The last date to file your income tax return (ITR) is today, March 31, as FY2020-21 draws to a close. Today also marks the last date to link your Permanent Account Number (PAN) to Aadhaar. Last week, the government passed the Finance Bill 2021 in the parliament, introducing a new section — 234H. Under this, […]

Google Stack Scanner App Announced, to Help in Smartly Categorising Documents

Google Stack is the latest app to roll out of Google’s Area 120, its internal experimental app programme. Stack will help users scan and organise their documents virtually, much like what CamScanner and Microsoft Lens do. The document scanner app utilises Google’s DocAI and it is only available for Android at the moment and only […]

Google Expands News Showcase, Inks Deals With Over 600 Publications for Content

Alphabet’s Google has reached licensing deals with over 600 news outlets around the world and is seeing a “huge increase” in users requesting more content from specific publications as part of a new programme, it said on Wednesday. The update comes as big Internet service providers including Facebook have been locked in bitter disputes over […]

Google Meet Extends ‘Unlimited’ Video Calling Support for Free Gmail Accounts Until June

Google Meet has extended the availability of free ‘unlimited’ video calls (up to 24 hours) on its platform until June 2021. The new extension is applicable for all Gmail users making video calls via Google Meet. Prior to the latest development, Google Meet video calls were available for free to Gmail users until March 31, […]

LinkedIn Shows Off Clubhouse-Like Service, Creator Mode Introduced; Coming Soon to the App

LinkedIn is working on a Clubhouse-like service within its app, the company confirmed through a blog post on its website. LinkedIn said it is reimagining how its users can create a more “expressive and inclusive” profile on the platform. The first step in this direction is a video cover story feature that allows LinkedIn users […]

Arm Introduces Armv9, Takes Aim at Intel in Biggest Tech Overhaul in Decade

Arm unveiled the biggest overhaul of its technology in almost a decade, with new designs targeting markets currently dominated by Intel, the world’s largest chipmaker. The Cambridge, UK-based company is adding capabilities to help chips handle machine learning, a powerful type of artificial intelligence software. Extra security features will lock down data and computer code […]