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 Majority of consumers willing to adopt mobile payments: Report Majority of consumers willing to adopt mobile payments: Report

Majority of consumers in the country are ready to move away from cash and adopt mobile payments for their purchases, says a report.

Snapchat plans to unveil Android smartphone: Report Snapchat plans to unveil Android smartphone: Report

In order to allow consumers more control over the camera features, photo-sharing mobile service Snapchat is reportedly planning to launch an Android smartphone.​

89% people want automation at workplace: Adobe

In a surprise find, 89 per cent of people, including from India are positive about the role robots can play in helping them at workplace rather than taking away their jobs, a new report has found.

Apple to start India manufacturing in coming months with iPhone SE Apple to start India manufacturing in coming months with iPhone SE

Apple Inc will in the coming months start assembling its lower-priced iPhone SE models at a contract manufacturer`s plant in the southern Indian technology hub of Bengaluru, an industry source with direct knowledge of the matter said on Friday.

 

Google to soon provide internet in rural areas using high-flying balloons Google to soon provide internet in rural areas using high-flying balloons

In a revolutionary announcement, technology major Google has declared that it is "years closer" to deliver internet to rural areas of the world using high-flying balloons.

Microsoft Office for Macbook Pro now gets Touch Bar support Microsoft Office for Macbook Pro now gets Touch Bar support

Post updates in Microsoft Office in February, Macbook Pro owners with Touch Bar will get to work with the LCD strip Apple introduced with its latest laptop.

Facebook CEO Zuckerberg expresses concerns on anti-globalisation trend Facebook CEO Zuckerberg expresses concerns on anti-globalisation trend

Mark Zuckerberg has revealed deep-seated concerns that the tide is turning against globalisation.

7-year-old girl writes to Google CEO Sundar Pichai for job: Here's what he replied 7-year-old girl writes to Google CEO Sundar Pichai for job: Here's what he replied

Chloe took to writing the letter to Pichai after her father informed her that Google would be the best place for her to work for its world-famous perks and quality working standards.

Ericsson unveils new platform to accelerate 5G Ericsson unveils new platform to accelerate 5G

Swedish communication technology firm Ericsson on Thursday introduced "5G platform" to accelerate the path to next generation wireless services.

Reliance Jio subscribers made shortest calls in second half of 2016: Report Reliance Jio subscribers made shortest calls in second half of 2016: Report

According to Truecaller’s TrueInsights Q4 report, Reliance Jio subscribers made the shortest calls which lasted inside 30 seconds on average in the second half of 2016.

Apple likely to embed fingerprint scanner on iPhone 8 display Apple likely to embed fingerprint scanner on iPhone 8 display

Apple is working on a project to embed fingerprint scanner on display of iPhone 8.  

Reliance Jio second in user base with 23% market share: Report Reliance Jio second in user base with 23% market share: Report

Reliance Jio has become the second telecom player in terms of users as it captured more than 23 percent of the Indian market, as per a report released on Wednesday.

India faces high web application attack risk: Report India faces high web application attack risk: Report

India ranked fourth on the list of top target countries for Web Application Attacks and 10th in the list of "Global Web Application Attack Source Countries" in the fourth quarter of 2016, a new report revealed on Wednesday.

Google pushes HTTPS-based web security measures Google pushes HTTPS-based web security measures

Emphasizing that major South Korean search engines are not much secure, the security director at Google said that a HTTPS-based website is a safer way to protect users from possible security attacks.

International law not ready to deal with cyberattacks International law not ready to deal with cyberattacks

International law is not prepared to deal with cyberattacks even as the interconnected world faces threats on a scale never seen before, India has told the Security Council.

Government IT spending to grow 9.5% in 2017: Gartner Government IT spending to grow 9.5% in 2017: Gartner

Led by growth in business process outsourcing, the Indian government is set to spend $7.8 billion on IT in 2017 - an increase of 9.5 percent over 2016, market research firm Gartner said on Monday.

Samsung continues to lead Indian smartphone market, Xioami bags second spot Samsung continues to lead Indian smartphone market, Xioami bags second spot

India registered 109.1 million units of smartphone shipments with a marginal 5.2 percent annual growth in 2016, market research firm International Data Corporation (IDC) said on Monday. Chinese players led the pack.

Snapdeal secures online biz further through ISO certification Snapdeal secures online biz further through ISO certification

E-commerce major Snapdeal today announced that it has received the ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certification making it among the few ecommerce companies in the country to do so.

Smart power grid technology may be prone to hacking: Study Smart power grid technology may be prone to hacking: Study

Smart grid technology - such as management systems in power plants - may be prone to hacking, say scientists who delved into "nightmare" scenarios where hackers exploit security weaknesses and execute a disruptive plan of cyberattacks.

Tech firms must do more against 'fake news': Apple boss Tech firms must do more against 'fake news': Apple boss

Technology firms must up their game in tackling "fake news", Apple chief executive Tim Cook said on Saturday, calling for a major public information campaign.

BHIM app launched on iOS platform BHIM app launched on iOS platform

Indigenous digital payments app BHIM, which the government has developed for fast and secure cashless transactions, was today launched on the iOS platform.

India saw more than 50,300 cyber security incidents in 2016 India saw more than 50,300 cyber security incidents in 2016

Over 50,300 cyber security incidents like phishing, website intrusions and defacements, virus and denial of service attacks were observed in the country during 2016, Parliament was informed today.

Reliance Jio, Paytm in trouble; govt issues notices for using PM Modi photo in ads Reliance Jio, Paytm in trouble; govt issues notices for using PM Modi photo in ads

The government has slapped notices on billionaire Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Jio Infocomm and Paytm for using the Prime Minister's photograph in their advertisements.

Debit card breach: Hitachi owns-up, says it 'regrets' the inconvenience caused Debit card breach: Hitachi owns-up, says it 'regrets' the inconvenience caused

The National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) had said over 600 customers had reported losses of at least Rs 1.3 crore due to the breach.

Now, video-makers can live stream on YouTube Now, video-makers can live stream on YouTube

Video creators can now live stream their videos on YouTube with at least 10,000 followers.

BlackBerry unveils Cloud-based communications platform BlackBerry unveils Cloud-based communications platform

With more than 80 security certifications, BBM Enterprise SDK provides the highest-level of security for messages, voice and video for iOS and Android.

Facebook creates ''Community Help'' feature for disaster assistance Facebook creates ''Community Help'' feature for disaster assistance

Facebook plans to add a feature on Wednesday to make it easier for people affected by disasters to find each other locally to provide and receive help. 

MobiKwik in talks to raise funds, eyes $1 billion valuation: CEO MobiKwik in talks to raise funds, eyes $1 billion valuation: CEO

Indian mobile payments and digital wallet firm MobiKwik says it is in talks to raise more funds at a level that would give the start-up a $1 billion valuation, as it pushes to forge new ties with banks and offer new financial services on its platform.

RBI to set up panel on strengthening cyber security RBI to set up panel on strengthening cyber security

In a bid to strengthen cyber security system, the Reserve Bank (RBI) today decided to set up an inter-disciplinary panel on cyber security to examine various threats and suggest measures to deal with it.

Sextortion, sexting, revenge porn concern in India: Microsoft Sextortion, sexting, revenge porn concern in India: Microsoft

The study noted that 77 percent Indians reported behavioural concerns like cyberbullying, trolling, online harassment, sexual solicitation, sexting, revenge porn or sextortion.