Tech Wrap: Battlegrounds Mobile India iOS app teased, Spotify coming to Windows 11 and more

    Apart from Battlegrounds Mobile India iOS app, Windows 11, other tech news includes Kaspersky’s survey revealing that 34% of people in India have never used dating apps because they are afraid of scammers.
    By HT TECH
    | Updated on Aug 08 2021, 08:10 AM IST
    Whether it was gamers, professionals or smartphone customers, there was something interesting happening for everyone.
    Whether it was gamers, professionals or smartphone customers, there was something interesting happening for everyone. (Pixabay)
    Whether it was gamers, professionals or smartphone customers, there was something interesting happening for everyone.
    Whether it was gamers, professionals or smartphone customers, there was something interesting happening for everyone. (Pixabay)

    A number of announcements and events have made this Saturday special for the tech world. Even as Microsoft’s top executive revealed that the company’s Windows 11 OS is getting Spotify integration, Samsung announced starting today, customers can pre-order its upcoming Galaxy foldable phones in India, while Krafton teased the launch of the Battlegrounds Mobile India iOS app in India. So, here are the highlights today:

    Microsoft is integrating Spotify in Windows 11

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    Microsoft today revealed that it would be bringing Spotify integration directly to Windows 11. The news was revealed by Microsoft’s head of Windows and devices Panos Panay. All users have to do is set a timer to activate Focus Sessions and they will be able to play songs from a playlist on Spotify.

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    Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3, Galaxy Z Flip 3 go on pre-orders in India

    Samsung will be hosting its second-biggest event of the year, the Galaxy Unpacked event, on August 11. Ahead of the upcoming Galaxy event, pre-booking for the two foldable display smartphones has gone live on Samsung’s e-shop in India. Interested customers can buy a VIP pass by paying a sum of 2000.

    34% of people in India have never used dating apps because they are afraid of scammers: Kaspersky

    Kaspersky has conducted a global survey where it asked people about dating apps and their experiences with it. According to the survey results, 34% of Indian respondents said that they are afraid to use dating apps, as they fear being deceived by fraudsters. 43% also said that they generally do not trust people on dating apps.

    Battlegrounds Mobile India iOS app launch teased

    Krafton has teased the launch of the Battlegrounds Mobile India iOS app and has also announced a whole bunch of rewards for the battle royale approaching 50 million downloads on Android. Krafton shared a post on Instagram to announce these rewards and going by that players are going to get three Supply Coupon Crate Scrap and three Classic Coupon Crate Scrap once Battlegrounds Mobile India crosses 48 million and 49 million downloads, respectively.

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    First Published Date: 08 Aug, 08:10 AM IST
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