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Google honours activist Kamini Roy with doodle on her 155th birthday

Google honours activist Kamini Roy with doodle on her 155th birthday

Known for voicing and advocating women's rights, Kamini Roy helped advance feminism in the Indian subcontinent.

Oct 12, 2019, 10:08 AM IST
Amazon announces Great Indian Festival- celebration special

Amazon announces Great Indian Festival- celebration special

Amazon India on Sunday announced the Celebration Special of the Great Indian Festival which brings deals and offers on a wide range of smartphones, laptops, cameras, TVs and other gadgets.

Oct 06, 2019, 19:45 PM IST
With 70 billion views, Flipkart logs 50% growth in new customers

With 70 billion views, Flipkart logs 50% growth in new customers

Aiming to bring the next 200 million consumers to the e-commerce fold, Flipkart on Friday said that "The Big Billion Days" sale witnessed almost 50 per cent growth in the number of new customers

Oct 04, 2019, 20:11 PM IST
Huawei phones lose access to install Google's Android apps

Huawei phones lose access to install Google's Android apps

According to the report, security researcher John Wu published a blog post on Tuesday that explained how users of Huawei`s Mate 30 Pro were able to manually download and install Google apps, despite

Oct 02, 2019, 17:27 PM IST
Live Caption, Motion Sense Mode among other features in the new Google Pixel 4

Live Caption, Motion Sense Mode among other features in the new Google Pixel 4

The Live Caption feature is similar to Live Transcribe. But, Live Transcribe listens to what people around are saying and prints it out on a phone`s display. While Live Caption processes the audio

Oct 02, 2019, 17:12 PM IST
Samsung ends mobile phone production in China

Samsung ends mobile phone production in China

 Sony also said it was closing its Beijing smartphone plant and would only make smartphones in Thailand. Apple still makes major products in China.

Oct 02, 2019, 16:06 PM IST
Twitter suffers global outage, thousands hit

Twitter suffers global outage, thousands hit

Twitter Inc said late on Tuesday that the social media website and its dashboard management platform TweetDeck was hit with an outage, with thousands of global users left in the dark.

Oct 02, 2019, 13:09 PM IST
Elon Musk unveils new Mars rocket prototype, expects missions in months

Elon Musk unveils new Mars rocket prototype, expects missions in months

Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk has unveiled the latest iteration of his space company`s newly assembled Starship, outlining a speedy development timeline for the centerpiece vehicle of SpaceX’s

Sep 29, 2019, 23:40 PM IST
OnePlus 7T and OnePlus TV launched in India; check prices, features and specifications

OnePlus 7T and OnePlus TV launched in India; check prices, features and specifications

Entering the Indian TV market with a bang, Chinese tech company OnePlus on Thursday launched "India-first" 55-inch Android TV in two variants -- both with 4K QLED display -- starting at Rs 69,900.

Sep 27, 2019, 09:35 AM IST
Google celebrates its 21st birthday with special doodle - Check out!

Google celebrates its 21st birthday with special doodle - Check out!

Google, the most visited website in the world, was founded by two Ph.D. students Sergey Brin and Larry Page in 1998 at Stanford University in California.

Sep 27, 2019, 08:13 AM IST
Qualcomm resumes trade with Huawei

Qualcomm resumes trade with Huawei

For the first time since Huawei was placed on the backlist in May, American semiconductor giant Qualcomm Inc. has resumed trade with the Chinese tech giant.

Sep 25, 2019, 16:21 PM IST
New technology based on changes in drivers' pupil size to make driving safer

New technology based on changes in drivers' pupil size to make driving safer

In a bid to make driving safer, researchers have come up with an all-new eye-tracking technology that evaluates changes in drivers' pupil size.

Sep 25, 2019, 14:52 PM IST
Verify, change your Voter ID details via EC's android app – Here's how you can do it

Verify, change your Voter ID details via EC's android app – Here's how you can do it

The Election Commission's Voter App has made it very easy and systematic for users so that they change the details like their name correction, address correction etc.

Sep 23, 2019, 11:53 AM IST
WhatsApp quietly rolls out tool to share status on Facebook

WhatsApp quietly rolls out tool to share status on Facebook

Just like Instagram, WhatsApp's status Stories let users post images, text and videos on your profile that disappear after 24 hours.

Sep 23, 2019, 11:28 AM IST
iOS 13.1 will bring CPU throttling feature to iPhone XS, XR

iOS 13.1 will bring CPU throttling feature to iPhone XS, XR

Apple first admitted it throttled CPUs on older iPhones in 2017 and the iPhone maker was accused of artificially slowing down devices. To do away with this, the company also offered discounted

Sep 23, 2019, 11:27 AM IST
Facebook buys startup to boost cryptocurrency Libra experience

Facebook buys startup to boost cryptocurrency Libra experience

The Israel-based startup is known for building "Hybrid Bot Architecture" - an approach that offers the enterprise the scalability of a bot with the intelligence, comprehension, and empathy of a human

Sep 23, 2019, 11:26 AM IST
Facebook picks 6 projects from India for AI ethics research

Facebook picks 6 projects from India for AI ethics research

Facebook announced the Ethics in AI research awards in June with a regional focus of India. The proposed budget should be within Rs 10,00,000 to Rs 20,00,000, Facebook said.

Sep 23, 2019, 11:25 AM IST
Google testing 'Incognito Mode' in Maps

Google testing 'Incognito Mode' in Maps

Just like in Google Chrome, "Incognito Mode" for Maps will have several specific privacy features when rolled out globally.

Sep 23, 2019, 10:50 AM IST
Twitter removes thousands of fake accounts from UAE

Twitter removes thousands of fake accounts from UAE

Twitter has announced that it has shut down more than 4,000 fake accounts from its website. The company said that the suspended accounts were actively involved in a 'multi-faceted information

Sep 21, 2019, 11:33 AM IST
Apple iOS 13.1, iPadOS arriving on September 24: Report

Apple iOS 13.1, iPadOS arriving on September 24: Report

The iOS 13 update is available for iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, iPhone XR, iPhone X, iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone SE and the iPod touch.

Sep 20, 2019, 15:40 PM IST