Google Tez, CCleaner hecked, The Real AI Phone, Asus ZenFone V launched, The Pirate Bay Uses Your CPU


Google launched a new payment app 'Tez' in India -

Google's enter into India's payments industry by launching UPI based digital payments app 'Tez'. Google also announced that it has partnered with five smartphone makers.

Instagram now rolling out auto play video feature -

The popular photo sharing app, Instagram has quietly rolled out a new feature. Instagrammers will now find all videos automatically playing with sound. It will be helpful for those who wish to watch all their videos with sound without the inconvenience of enabling sound individually.

Hackers hid malware in CCleaner -

CCleaner users are must be alert, Hackers have successfully breached CCleaner’s security to inject malware into the app and distribute it to millions of users. Instead of the traditional way of attacking individual machines, attackers now use billion users trusted software CCleaner. More than 2.27 million users have been affected by the attack. 

Huawei promises to unveil ‘The Real AI Phone’ next month -

The world’s second biggest smartphone brand, Huawei has recently promised to unveil 'The Real AI phone' next month after announcing the Kirin 970, which comes with the Neural Processing Unit.



Asus ZenFone V launched with 23 megapixel camera -

Asus launched a new smartphone in the US in an exclusive partnership with Verizon. Asus ZenFone V comes with notable 23 megapixel rear camera, 2.2GHz quad-core Snapdragon 820 processor with 4GB RAM.

Apple raises $20 for iPhone screen replacements -

Apple has quietly increased the cost of iPhone screen replacement. Now, it costs $149 to replace a screen of iPhone 6S and 7 instead of the original $129, and $169 for the 6S Plus and 7 Plus as noted by Reddit users over the weekend.

The Pirate Bay Uses Your CPU to Mine Cryptocurrency -

Popular torrent site - The Pirate Bay not only helped people download copyrighted content at free cost, but also use visitors' CPU cycles to mine Monero digital coins for revenue. This was first discovered by Pirate Bay users who found that their CPU usage increased dramatically when visiting the site. 

Airtel Payments Bank launched UPI based payment service -

Airtel integrates the Unified Payments Interface (UPI) on its digital platform - Airtel Payment Bank. It will allow all Airtel payment bank users to create their personalized UPI handles and enable them to make digital payments.

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