Tech Wrap: India announces new rules for OTT platforms, SM, Oppo Reno 5K launched
More tech news includes Android getting six new features and WhatsApp completing 12 years.
It was an interesting day in the world of technology today. On one hand, India announced new rules for OTT platforms and social media platform in India. In addition to that, Oppo launched the Oppo Reno 5K smartphone.
In addition to that, Google announced that six new features will be coming to Android OS in the coming days.
So, here's what happened in tech today:
India announces new rules for OTT platforms, social media
The Indian government today announced new rules to regulate the social media platforms, OTT platforms and digital content providers in India. The new rules not only force the big tech companies to set up a faster and more efficient grievance redressal mechanism but also tighten the grip of various regulatory bodies over these platforms.
Google announces six new features for Android
Google today announced six new features for Android. The new features include Password Checkup, schedule send in Messages, Google Maps dark, updates to TalkBack, Assistant and Android Auto.
WhatsApp completes 12 years
WhatsApp today completed 12 years since its debut back in February 2009. On its 12th anniversary, WhatsApp tweeted highlighting milestones of the instant messaging app. Here are all the details.
Oppo Reno 5K launched
Oppo today launched the Reno 5 smartphones in China. The series includes Reno 5, Reno 5 Pro and Reno 5 Pro+ smartphones. Check all the features here.
Paytm Payments Bank’s redressal mechanism for FASTag has helped 2.6 lakh users
Paytm today announced that Paytm Payments Bank Ltd has helped almost 2.6 lakh FASTag users, who were incorrectly charged at toll plazas last year.