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April Fool’s Day is just around the corner and tech companies are ready with their rhetorical methods to woo users. It’s also the time when people play pranks online to make fools of their friends. This time Twitter users have sought out a new prank. Where they are changing their birth year to become ‘underage’ on the microblogging platform. But Twitter has some directions that might not end well for these pranksters.

The prank

The prank is to change the birth year to 2007 on Twitter. Which apparently unlocks features such as new profile colour themes. Admin privileges, and also the blue tick that denotes a Twitter-verified profile. Many users have been jumping on the bandwagon to join others in this prank. But Twitter is taking punitive steps to crack down on this rampage.

The official handle of Twitter Support acknowledged the prank and said that changing birth year to 2007 will reflect 13 years of age. Which serves as a parameter for the profile debarring. “We’ve noticed a prank trying to get people to change their Twitter birthday in their profile to 2007 to unlock new colour schemes. Please don’t do this. You’ll get locked out for being under 13 years old,” wrote Twitter Support on Tuesday.

While the company has not shared if there are any profiles that have been locked after the birth year was changed. The company is asking the affected users to reach out to Twitter Support with eligible proof of age. And such as government-issued identity card.

It is also not clear where the prank originated from. Twitter has not mentioned anything related to the prank in the tweet. Since the advisory, many Twitter users are expressing their concern and requesting others to avoid falling for the prank.

April Fools

April Fool’s Day is that one time of the year when major companies, including Google and Uber, trick users into services, names, and products that are practically not viable, at least not all of a sudden. Last year, Google said it has launched Google Cloud Hummus API to make the process of preparing hummus a worldwide phenomenon with the help of machine learning and Artificial Intelligence. Twitter has not really played any prank on April Fool’s Day so far but it is a large medium for companies to befool their customers.

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Oppo A5s price cut in India; now starts from Rs 8,990

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The Oppo A5s cell phone has got one more value in India. The cell phone’s top variation got a value cut not long ago, and now it is the turn of the mid variation. Peruse on to discover everything on the most recent Oppo A5s value slice.

 

Oppo A5s value cut subtleties

As referenced, the Oppo A5s mid model is the one getting the most recent value cut. According to Mumbai-based versatile retailer Mahesh Telecom, the 3GB RAM variation last gets a cut. Post the cut, the variation with 32GB stockpiling and 3GB RAM is presently accessible for Rs 8,990. Prior this year, the Oppo A5s top model too got a value cut. Propel at Rs 15,990, the cell phone’s retail cost last was slice to Rs 11,990.

 

Highlights, particulars

To rapidly recap, the Oppo A5s highlights a 6.2-inch LCD show despite running at HD+ (1520×720 pixels) goals. The screen includes a 19:9 angle proportion and furthermore accompanies a waterdrop indent at the top. In the engine is a 12nm MediaTek Helio P35 octa-center SoC time at 2.3GHz. There is up to 64GB interior memory on offer, which is expandable utilizing a microSD card.

For photography, the cell phone prepares a double camera arrangement at the back. This arrangement incorporates a 13-megapixel essential camera and a 2-megapixel profundity sensor. The subsequent sensor helps in making a bokeh last impacts in photographs. In advance, there is a 8-megapixel f/2.0 opening focal point for selfies and video calling.

Ensuring everything ticks is a 4,230mAh battery. For security, there’s a physical unique mark sensor set at the back. It additionally accompanies the typical group of network alternatives.

 

 

 

 

 

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Apple Smart Battery Cases for iPhone 11 with Wireless charging Launched

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Apple Smart Battery Cases for iPhone 11 with Wireless charging Launched

Much the same as each other year, Apple has propelled Smart Battery Cases for the new iPhone 11-arrangement cell phones. This implies on the off chance that you are an iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro or iPhone 11 Pro Max proprietor, you can make a beeline for the Apple site and purchase the battery cases. These being legitimate cases, you don’t have to purchase any outsider cases. Here is all you have to think about Apple Smart Battery Cases for iPhone 11-arrangement.

 

Apple Smart Battery Cases: Pricing

Regardless of which iPhone 11-arrangement cell phone you have, you can purchase the case for $129 (generally Rs 9,250). The Pro model clients can pick between White, Black and Pink Sand shading choices. For iPhone 11 clients, there is simply Black and White shading choices. While the Apple Smart Battery Cases are propelled in the US, they are yet to make it to the Indian shores.

 

Smart Battery Cases: Features

These are the third era battery cases, the first being present for iPhone 6s. A fascinating aspect regarding these cases is that they accompany work in battery-power battery. This implies, you don’t have to convey any outside power manage an account with you. It continues charging your cell phone battery until the case battery is totally deplete out. Apple says, the Smart Battery Cases offer up to 50 percent extra battery life to your iPhones.

 

The intriguing change with the current year’s shrewd cases is a devoted camera button on the right. Press the catch to dispatch the camera application, in any event, when the screen is bolted. A solitary press catches photographs, while as long press begins video recording. Likewise? The cases accompany Qi-affirmation as well. This implies you can charge the case battery utilizing wired association (Lighting) or utilizing a remote charger. It additionally accompanies support for USB-PD quick charging.

 

 

 

 

 

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Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 gets MIUI 11 update in India

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Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 gets MIUI 11 update in India

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 is getting MIUI 11 update, the most up to date emphasis of its custom skin for cell phones. The organization had guaranteed that Redmi Note 5 will get the update not long from now. It appears the Chinese cell phone creator is conveying on that guarantee and has pushed out the update. Xiaomi MIUI 11 brings various changes including an updated UI with moderate interface.

 

Redmi Note 5 Update

Close by new includes, the MIUI 11 update for Redmi Note 5 likewise brings the October Android security fix. The update conveys the manufacture number MIUI v11.0.2.0 and is 493MB in size. Various Redmi Note 5 clients on the Mi India people group gathering have detailed getting this new update through the stable OTA channel. The update is by all accounts turned out in an organize way and won’t be accessible to everybody simultaneously. In the event that you have a Redmi Note 5, at that point trust that the warning will show up affirming accessible framework update.

 

MIUI 11

On the off chance that you are yet to get the update. At that point sit tight for the following not many days. The MIUI v11.0.2.0 is as yet dependent on Android Pie. Xiaomi has not affirmed whether Android 10 update will land for the gadget. In the event that you have the cell phone, at that point you can physically check for the update by going to Settings >> About telephone >> System update >> Check for refreshes. The full changelog affirms presentation of another UI custom fitted for full-screen gadgets. Xiaomi is cleaning up the whole client involvement in this new update.

 

The MIUI 11 update likewise brings dynamic tunes that consequently switches warning sounds. There is additionally another component called record review where clients can see of a report before really opening it. Xiaomi has likewise been spot trying ‘Daylight Mode’ with MIUI which naturally changes splendor regardless of whether auto-brilliance is impairing. There are likewise other new highlights, for example, update and early seismic tremor cautioning through a spring up window.

 

 

 

 

 

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