Top Tech News Today October 16 Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5 Launched In Yellow Colour Variant LinkedIn To Cut 668 Jobs Amid Falling Revenue Growth


Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5 Launched In Yellow Colour Variant

Samsung has launched the Galaxy Z Flip 5 in Yellow colour variant in India, to cash in on the festive season. The Galaxy Z Flip 5 debuted in India in four colours — Mint, Graphite, Cream and Lavender. With the addition of the new yellow colourway, the flip phone is now available in five shades. The handset maker also announced limited-period offers on all Galaxy Z Flip 5 variants in the country.

Intel Launches Core 14th Gen Desktop Processors

Intel has launched its new Intel Core 14th Generation desktop processor family, led by the Intel Core i9-14900K. This latest-generation desktop processor family includes six new unlocked desktop processors at launch, delivering up to 24 cores and 32 threads and up to 6GHz of frequency out of the box. Additionally, the Intel Core i7-14700K arrives with 20 cores and 28 threads thanks to four more Efficient-cores (E-cores) compared with the prior generation. Also, Intel’s Extreme Tuning Utility (XTU) now features the new AI Assist feature, bringing one-click AI-guided overclocking to select unlocked Intel Core 14th Gen desktop processors.

LinkedIn To Cut 668 Jobs Amid Falling Revenue Growth

LinkedIn has announced that it will cut about 668 jobs across the company’s engineering, product, talent and finance teams. The job cut comes as the business-oriented social network has experienced slow revenue growth for eight consecutive quarters.

“The changes we shared with our team today will result in a reduction of approximately 668 roles across our engineering, product, talent and finance teams,” LinkedIn wrote in a blog post.

Israel Attack: Removed Over 500K Videos, TikTok Responds To EU

Chinese short video app TikTok, owned by ByteDance, has said that the platform removed over 500,000 videos and closed 8,000 livestreams to date since the attack on Israel by the Palestinian militant group Hamas for violating the company’s guidelines. Last week, European Commissioner Thierry Breton asked TikTok CEO Shou Zi Chew to “urgently step up” efforts, and spell out “within the next 24 hours” how it is complying with European law.


Portronics Unveils Its Digital Notebook Ruffpad 21

Portronics has launched the Ruffpad 21, its digital notebook. The device can serve as a perfect gifting accessory for kids, students and colleagues, during the festive season. The smart digital writing pad not only makes creativity fun but also has a huge benefit to the ecosystem by avoiding the use of paper. The Portronics Ruffpad 21 is available at an introductory price of Rs 2,149 and comes with a 12-month warranty. It is retailing via the company’s official website,,, and other online and offline stores.

Pocket FM Appoints New VP Of Content Marketing

Audio series platform Pocket FM has appointed Vivek Bhutyani as the Vice President of content marketing. With over 20 years of experience spanning across various industries, Bhutyani brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to drive the company’s content marketing strategy and organic growth.  Prior to Pocket FM, he was a part of the Vedantu. He was assigned to drive organic growth for Vedantu, where he used to lead the YouTube strategy and growth division, leading a team of over 100 educators, master teachers, and content production teams and creators.  


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