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Facebook to Make Jobs, Credit Ads Searchable for US Users

Facebook says it will make advertisements for jobs, loans and credit card offers searchable for all US users following a legal settlement designed to eliminate discrimination on its platform. The plan disclosed in an internal report Sunday voluntarily expands on a commitment the social medial giant made in March when it…

Apple to Improve Its News+ Service After Dull Start: Report

After seeing a lacklustre start, Apple’s News+ service is reportedly in for a design overhaul, among other improvements. Multiple publishers have been unimpressed with the revenue generated from Apple News+. “According to some of the publishing executives, Apple’s News+ team has asked for input during meetings on the service since…

Google Says Fighting Fake Business Profiles on Maps

Admitting that fake business profiles were lurking people on Google Maps, the company has said it was working hard to remove bad actors before they could scam customers. Reacting to media reports that Google Maps is flooded by about 11 million false listings and phone numbers that reroute to competing businesses, the company said…

IBM Said to Be Set to Win Unconditional EU Okay for $34-Billion Red Hat Deal

US tech giant International Business Machines is set to secure unconditional EU approval for its $34 billion bid for software company Red Hat, people familiar with the matter said on Wednesday. IBM is seeking to expand its subscription-based software offerings via the deal, its biggest to date, to counter slowing software sales…

Microsoft’s GitHub Acquires Collaboration Tool Firm Pull Panda

To review codes, Microsoft-owned GitHub has acquired a US-based start-up called Pull Panda that makes collaboration tools for software teams at an undisclosed amount. Following the acquisition, Pull Panda’s products – Pull Reminders, Pull Analytics and Pull Assigner – would now be available for free as part of GitHub Marketplace application. “We’re…

Nubia Red Magic 3 Gaming Smartphone Set to Launch in India

  Nubia Red Magic 3 is set to launch in India today. The gaming phone debuted in China back in April with an octa-core Snapdragon 855 SoC. Nubia has also offered an AMOLED display with 90Hz refresh rate to please gamers. Further, the Red Magic 3 is touted to be…