Read & See
- Indian Air Force personnel, families asked not to use Xiaomi phones
An IAF advisory says that using Xiaomi phones could be a security risk, a charge denied by the Chinese company.
- 'Anti-Facebook' social network Ello gets fresh funding, promises to remain ad-free
Ello, described as the "anti-Facebook" for its stand on privacy and advertising, has become a hot ticket on the Internet.
- Queen Elizabeth II sends her first tweet, triggers controversy
Officials said the message came "personally" from the queen herself, although some eyebrows were raised about whether that was the case.
- Procter & Gamble to remove its batteries, make Duracell a stand-alone company
After it finishes jettisoning more than half its brands around the globe over the next year or two, P&G said it will be left with about 70 to 80 brands.
- Facebook launches Rooms app, attempts to bring back the anonymous chatroom
Facebook's Rooms app puts a smartphone spin on chat forums that were popular venues for online discourse in early Internet days.
- With Digits, Twitter wants to do away with passwords
Twitter unveiled a new system that allows users to log-in to mobile apps with a phone number.
- Mark Zuckerberg speaks in Mandarin Chinese, gets mixed reviews
Mark Zuckerberg delighted an audience of students at a prestigious Beijing university with a 30-minute chat in his recently learned Mandarin Chinese.