Tech Wrap: Nokia 5.4 launched, MeitY responds to Twitter's request
More tech news includes Twitter India publishing a blog post explaining its recent actions in India.
It was an interesting day in the world of technology today. On one hand, Nokia launched a bunch of new devices in India. On the other hand, Audible announced that it is offering free audiobooks to Alexa users in India.
So, here's what happened in tech today:
Twitter India shares a blog post
Twitter in a blog post today said it had not taken action against accounts that consist of news media entities, journalists, activists, and politicians.
What MeitY told Twitter today
The Secretary Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) on Wednesday held a virtual interaction with Twitter's Vice President Global Public Policy, Monique Meche, and the company's Deputy General Counsel and Vice President Legal, Jim Baker. In the meeting, the Secretary expressed “strong displeasure” on the way Twitter acted after an emergency order was issued to remove a hashtag on ‘farmer genocide' and content related to that.
Nokia 5.4, Nokia 3.4, Nokia Power Earbuds Lite launched
HMD Global today launched the Nokia 5.4, the Nokia 3.4 and the Nokia Power Earbuds Lite in India. The Nokia starts at ₹13,999 in India.
Audible is offering free audiobooks to Alexa users
Audible today announced that it will be offering select audiobooks to Alexa users for free. This offer will be available free of cost exclusively to all Alexa users in India from February 10 to February 28.