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Facebook Said to Have Given Phone Makers, Including Apple and Samsung, Access to User Data

Raising fresh concerns about Facebook’s privacy protection policies, a New York Times report has exposed how the social network allowed about 60 device makers, including Apple and Samsung, to access personal information of users and their friends. Even before Facebook apps were widely available on smartphones, Facebook had data-sharing partnerships with the device makers, the report said citing company officials, adding that most of ... Read More »

Mi 8 Confirmed to Have Snapdragon 845, Dual Cameras Tipped by Retail Box Leak

HIGHLIGHTS Xiaomi Mi 8 is set to launch on May 31 The retail box tips a dual-GPS support The smartphone is said to support Quick Charge 4.0+ Xiaomi Mi 8 is just days away from an official unveil, and the company has now confirmed it will indeed be powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC, as expected. Separately, despite the impending ... Read More »

Is It Safe For Diabetics To Have Honey? Here’s The Answer

Much has been said about Diabetes’ contribution of Global social and economic burden. It is one of the most common conditions not just in India but across the globe. According to the WHO, in the year 2014, 422 million people were diagnosed with diabetes across the world. The WHO also said that the prevalence of diabetes is steadily increasing in ... Read More »

Blood pressure and bananas have a strange connection. Peel details here

Blood pressure related ailments keeping you sick, and no medicine or lifestyle changes making any impact on lowering the count? Here’s help: Make bananas keep your BP in check. Bananas are loaded with a load of important vitamins and minerals: They are a rich source of vitamin C, calcium, magnesium, folate, phosphorus and potassium. One banana can provide us with around ... Read More »

15 houseplants that have amazing health benefits

Houseplants not only look pretty and brighten up our home, but they can also be great for our mental and physical health. Compost Direct has created a new infographic revealing the health benefits of different types of houseplants. This includes jasmine which can help regulate emotions, pineapple plants to help get a good night’s sleep and feverfew to relieve headaches. Take a ... Read More »

9 Incredible Benefits Of Basil Leaves You May Not Have Known

One of the oldest herbs known to the mankind, basil’s healing and healthful properties have been the most treasured knowledge across the world. Closer home, Holy basil is revered for its strong medicinal and healing properties. One can still see basil plants outside many Indian households, even outside the clamped urban flats. Holy basil is offered to Gods in the form of prasad. ... Read More »

Why Should You Not Have Sour Foods At Night?

When it comes to eating at night, almost everybody has a same advice – ‘keep it light.’ However, if you ask them what kind of foods you should or should not be having, not many are sure of what they should really be including and are only operating on hearsay. Well, they are not to be fully blamed either. With ... Read More »

Redmi 5A Lake Blue Colour Variant Launched in India, Xiaomi Confirms 5 Million Units Have Been Sold

HIGHLIGHTS The Redmi 5A is now available in four colour options The variant has a starting price of Rs. 5,999 First sale held at 12pm on March 15 Xiaomi on Thursday announced the launch of a Lake Blue variant of the Redmi 5A in India. It will be made available alongside the other Rose Gold, Gold, and Dark Grey colour variants. First sale ... Read More »

Amazon’s entry into health care may have just narrowed with the Cigna-Express Scripts deal

Health insurer Cigna’s announced move Thursday to buy pharmacy benefit manager Express Scripts may have just narrowed Amazon’s entry into health care. If Amazon founder Jeff Bezos ever wanted to get into the health insurance industry, “the target that would have made sense for them is Cigna,” Ana Gupte, senior health care services analyst at Leerink Partners, told CNBC’s “Squawk Box.” On Thursday, Cigna agreed to buy Express ... Read More »

Xiaomi to Have Presence at MWC 2018, Mi 7 Launch Expected

Alongside some long-standing exhibitors such as Samsung and Sony, Xiaomi is joining the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2018 in Barcelona, Spain. There are speculations that the Chinese smartphone maker will launch the Mi 7 as its next flagship at the forthcoming MWC, which is happening between February 26 and March 1. Notably, the company skipped the last year’s MWC but came to the MWC 2016 to preview the globally-focused Mi 5. The official Mobile ... Read More »