TodayInTech: Facebook's AI-infused camera, Microsoft's new sign-in formula, LG's next flagship launch; and more

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By TechRadar India | Apr 20, 2017, 02.25 PM IST
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LG’s next flagship G6 to launch in India on April 24
LG Mobiles India has started sending out invites for the launch of its latest flagship LG G6 in India. The launch will take place in New Delhi on April 24.

Facebook to build a global community with new tech
Facebook aims to develop technology that will help everyone build a global community, the social media giant's Chief Technology Officer Mike Schroepfer said at the annual F8 developers conference at San Jose.

HTC U flagship phone to launch confirmed on May
HTC has confirmed the unveiling of its new flagship phone to the world – the HTC U – on May 16.

Sign into Microsoft account without a password
Microsoft has announced a new feature wherein users can now just use their smartphone to sign in to their account. Users just have to add their accounts to the Android or iOS Microsoft Authenticator app , then enter the username as usual when signing in somewhere new. Instead of entering your password, you will get a notification on your phone. Unlock your phone, tap "Approve", and you are in.

Facebook camera gets beefed up with AI
The social media giant upgraded its camera that now has the ability to run cutting edge AI and computer vision algorithms. With this ability, the device can now understand surroundings, recognize people, places and things, Facebook wrote in a post late on Wednesday.

iPhone 8 may move fingerprint sensor to the back
A new diagram of the upcoming iPhone suggest that Apple will move the fingerprint sensor on the back and also the camera module will see some changes.

You could soon type with your brain on Facebook
Giving a glimpse of what is going on at its secret "Building 8" research group, Facebook has said it is working on a way to let people type with their brains -- at speeds faster than physical typing -- via a brain-computer interface.

Apple planning to use recycled material for its products
With an aim to help put an end to mining on earth, Apple has said it is planning to use 100 per cent recycled material to manufacture its products.

LG Electronics completes 20 years in India
LG Electronics completes 20 years in India. To celebrate the occasion with the customers, LG is conceiving Celebrating Togetherness’ campaign to celebrate the 20 years of consistent and ever growing relations with Indian consumers.

Maxx Bupa ties up with GOQii, Swiss Re
To help its customers live healthier lives, Max Bupa Health Insurance on Thursday announced an exclusive tie up with GOQii, a fitness technology player and global reinsurer Swiss Re.

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