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Google rolls out new feature 'Reminders' to web!

Google rolls out new feature 'Reminders' to web!

The popular search engine giant Google definitely knows how to make its users happy.

Indian-origin social network `Hubhopper` raises its first round

The social network hubhopper that's a gateway to everything awesome happening on the web has a community for just about everything with a one of a kind digital remote that helps its users tailor-make their experience in real time.

Thai government warns web activists

 The Thai government has threatened to take legal action against web activists who attacked state-owned websites in a bid to develop a single internet gateway to expand control over online media, the media reported on Friday.

Indian maps to soon hit the web: NATMO

The National Atlas and Thematic Mapping Organisation (NATMO) is developing a digital library and within a year people would have access to an e-version of Indian maps, the department of science and technology announced here on Thursday.

Microsoft launches Sway on iPad

Microsoft launches Sway on iPad

Sway was launched last October as a way to easily publish full webpage stories for whatever is on our mind.

Health, childcare tips to be available on phone, web

 With the Modi government`s thrust on a digital India, the union health ministry is trying to devise interactive web portals and mobile apps for most of its flagship programmes like immunisation drives and mother and child care.

Video games without guzzling gigabytes soon

Gamers might one day be able to enjoy the same graphics-intensive fast-action video games they play on their mobile devices without guzzling gigabytes -- thanks to a new tool developed by US researchers.

China to invest USD 70 billion to improve Internet

China on Wednesday said it would invest USD 70 billion to increase Internet speeds and expand broadband access in rural areas by this year, as the country strives to boost growth by unleashing the potential of its more than 648 million web users.

Facebook to start hosting content from other sites this month

Facebook to start hosting content from other sites this month

Facebook may start hosting content from major publishers across the Web from this month.

Google intends to speed up web with QUIC Protocol

Google has revealed that about half of all requests from Chrome to Google's servers are now served over QUIC, a protocol that speeds up the web.

Now, Facebook Messenger on web too

Now you can also access Facebook Messenger on the web and chat from your desktop computer. But one can already chat with contacts while using Facebook on the web -- so what's the novelty?

Study says 1 in 3 top most-visited websites face risk of hack attacks

Study says 1 in 3 top most-visited websites face risk of hack attacks

A new study has revealed that one in three top websites that are most visited by people on the internet are "risky."

Youtube for Android now allows users to trim videos before posting

Youtube for Android now allows users to trim videos before posting

The Youtube app on Android devices has been updated with a new feature that now allows users to trim videos before uploading it to the web.

WhatsApp is now available on the Web

Today, for the first time, millions of you will have the ability to use WhatsApp on your web.

EU watchdogs to apply ''right to be forgotten'' rule on Web worldwide

EU watchdogs to apply ''right to be forgotten'' rule on Web worldwide

European privacy regulators want Internet search engines such as Google and Microsoft`s Bing to scrub results globally, not just in Europe, when people invoke their "right to be forgotten" as ruled by an EU court.

China Premier calls for greater role in shaping Web

China Premier calls for greater role in shaping Web

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang today demanded a greater role for Beijing in shaping the global Internet, calling for "order" online as he failed to address his government's censorship of content it deems politically sensitive.

Device to help neuroscientists analyse `big data`

In the era of unprecedented quantities of information via web, mobile and other internet-based operations, here comes a new device that can help neuroscientists make sense of the "big data".

New govt should remove obstacles for Internet growth: IAMAI

Industry body IAMAI wants the new government to ensure that Internet growh in India is not hampered by rules that give room for intermediaries, including telcos, Internet and web-hosting service providers and search engines, to be harassed.

Pope Francis most-popular name on Internet in 2013!

Despite celebrities working hard to be the most prominent name on the Internet, nothing could lead Pope Francis to be the most-used name in 2013, while error 404 is the most-used word this year.

Facebook admits young teens losing interest in networking site

Facebook has admitted young teens are losing interest in the site.