May 27, 2019 | 2:57 AM IST
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FB removes 2.2 billion fake accounts from Jan-March

Social media giant Facebook (FB) on Thursday announced that it recently disabled billions of fake accounts in the first three months of 2019. The report…

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Chennai boy reads, writes 106 languages

An eight-year-old Chennai boy can read and write as many as 106 languages. Niall Thoguluva learnt the languages with the help of internet – especially…

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Amazon pulls down products hurting religious sentiment…

Amazon, the e-commerce platform, took down its products after it suffered backlash on Twitter for allegedly selling toilet seats, foot and doormats, rugs,…

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Oxford denies inclusion of ‘Modilie’ in its dictionaries;…

After Congress President Rahul Gandhi tweeted a screenshot of what seems to be an online dictionary regarding the insertion of the new term ‘Modilie’…

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Havard Lampoon apologises for Anne Frank’s bikini-clad…

The Harvard Lampoon has apologised for publishing an ‘insensitive’ morphed picture of Anne Frank the German-born Jewish diarist over a bikini-clad body.…

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Pak now keeps tabs on social media posts of its people

Pakistan government and its spy agency ISI are secretly watching its own netizens to see what they are up to. Reports claim that in the past 18 months,…

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FB fights Chris Huges’ plea to break company to curb…

Facebook has fought back co-founder Chris Hughes appeal to break up the company into three. It owns Facebook, Whatsapp and Instagram. Hughes has said,…

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UAE woman seeks divorce to play PUBG

A woman in her early 20s in UAE has come up with a rather atypical reason for seeking divorce -courtesy PUBG. The PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS (PUBG)…

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It’s not Madonna but Uma Devi singing Hanuman Chalisa

A video showing a woman singing Hanuman Chalisa has gone viral. What made it gain hits was the caption that said “Times are indeed changing! Madonna sings…

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Search ‘Thanos’ on Google and have some fun

With the release of Avengers: Endgame, the marvel film’s fictional super villain kept tricking the netizens giving the impression that their PC/laptop…

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Marvel fan outlines dos and don’t for sweetheart while…

Avengers: Endgame finally got released today and the diehard fans of the Hollywood flick had made sure they had confirmed tickets for the first day. Most…

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The joy reading books v/s e-Books

Books have been man’s best friend always. Today is World Book Day – a day dedicated by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation…