Tech Wrap: Nokia laptops in India, Google services down momentarily

More tech news includes YouTube sharing top videos of 2020 and Pornhub taking down content by unverified sources.

| Updated on: Aug 21 2022, 13:33 IST
Here's what happened in tech today.
Here's what happened in tech today. (Pixabay)
Here's what happened in tech today.
Here's what happened in tech today. (Pixabay)

It was an interesting day in the world of technology today. On one hand, Google's services went down briefly today. On the other hand, Pornhub announced that it had removed all content from unverified sources from its platform. In addition to that, Flipkart launched Nokia laptops in India today.

So, here's what happened in tech today:

Gmail, YouTube, Maps and other services down momentarily

Google's major services including Gmail, YouTube, Docs and Maps were down for millions around the world at around 5PM IST. The services were restored shortly after.

Flipkart launches Nokia laptops in India

Flipkart today launched new Nokia PureBook X14 laptop in India. It costs 59, 990 and it will go on sale on December 18.

Pornhub deletes unverified content from its website

Pornhub has announced that it has dumped all unverified content from its platform. The announcement comes shortly after the company announced sweeping reforms on its platform last week.

YouTube shares top videos of 2020

YouTube today shared its annual ‘A look back at 2020 in video' list, which features top creators and videos from 2020. The list was topped by CarryMinati for being the top creator of 2020.

Google, Apple ban tech for sharing users' location data

Google and Apple have ordered developers to remove code from a company called X-Mode Social for collecting location data from the smartphones running on Android and iOS. Here are all the details.

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First Published Date: 15 Dec, 00:52 IST