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Tech Wrap: Amazon Freedom Sale, Windows 10 bug and more

More tech news includes Bill Gates sharing his views on Microsoft’s TikTok deal and BSNL announcing special offers for its users in Andaman and Nicobar islands.

Here’s everything that happened in the world of tech today.
Here’s everything that happened in the world of tech today. (Pixabay)

It was a relatively slow day in the world of technology today. On one hand, Microsoft founder Bill Gates shared his thoughts on Microsoft’s potential deal of purchasing TikTok. On the other hand, BSNL announced its special offers for its wireline and mobile users in Andaman and Nicobar islands.

So, here’s everything that happened in the world of tech today:

Amazon Freedom Day sale

Amazon is hosting the Freedom Day sale on its platform. The sale began on August 8 and it will go on until August 11. Today was the second day of the sale wherein the e-retailer was offering massive discounts on the purchase of smartphones, consumer electronics, large appliances, TVs, daily essentials, and other items. Here are the top deals.

Bill Gates shares views on Microsoft’s TikTok deal

Microsoft is in talks with ByteDance over the acquisition of TikTok's US business. Now, Microsoft founder Bill Gates has called the deal a poison chalice.

Windows 10 security bug

Security researchers have spotted a bug in Windows Print Spooler that could allow hackers to take control of a private network and hijack connected printer devices.

BSNL offers for Andaman and Nicobar islands

PM Modi will inaugurate the submarine optical fibre cable link connecting Chennai and Port Blair on Monday. Ahead of the event, BSNL has announced a bunch of new offers for all its wireline and mobile customers in the Andaman and Nicobar islands. Here are all the details.