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Microsoft Word for Android crosses 1 billion installs mark

Microsoft Word for Android crosses 1 billion installs mark

Microsoft Word for Android was launched in 2015 to let users create, edit and view any document in Word format.

Jul 15, 2019, 11:45 AM IST
Global PC shipments grew 1.5% in Q2 2019 led by Lenovo

Global PC shipments grew 1.5% in Q2 2019 led by Lenovo

Lenovo retained the top spot in Q2 2019 with the fastest year-over-year growth and the largest share gain among the top vendors.

Jul 12, 2019, 13:32 PM IST
Twitter suffers second service disruption in more than one week

Twitter suffers second service disruption in more than one week

Twitter has been undergoing some problems since 2:46 p.m. EDT and more users were alerted with a message saying "something is technically wrong" when they tried to log on.

Jul 12, 2019, 11:43 AM IST
Apple temporarily halts its AR, VR dream: Report

Apple temporarily halts its AR, VR dream: Report

According to Taiwan-based portal DigiTimes that cited people familiar with the situation, the Apple team working on the AR/VR project has been temporarily disbanded and "reassigned to other product

Jul 12, 2019, 11:42 AM IST
Microsoft Teams platform hits 13mn daily users

Microsoft Teams platform hits 13mn daily users

Microsoft also announced new features in Teams, including new ways to support health care organizations and first-line workers.

Jul 12, 2019, 11:41 AM IST
Will take action on those listening to your conversations: Google

Will take action on those listening to your conversations: Google

The reaction came after reports surfaced that third-party contractors working for Google are recording and secretly listening to users' bedroom conversations via Google Assistant on smartphones, home

Jul 12, 2019, 11:39 AM IST
Microsoft may rid Windows 10 of passwords in 2020

Microsoft may rid Windows 10 of passwords in 2020

While the company has been working on removing passwords from Windows 10 and its Microsoft Accounts for a several months now, the next major update to Windows 10 in 2020 would go one step further.

Jul 12, 2019, 11:37 AM IST
Reliance Jio testing mobile payment services: Sources

Reliance Jio testing mobile payment services: Sources

Reliance Jio, in collaboration with Visa is reportedly going to introduce 'Tap and Pay' mobile banking service for its users.

Jul 11, 2019, 17:07 PM IST
WhatsApp messages can be traced without diluting encryption

WhatsApp messages can be traced without diluting encryption

WhatsApp has maintained that allowing traceability will dilute its end-to-end encryption which ensures that only the sender of the message and the recipient can see the message - not even WhatsApp

Jul 11, 2019, 14:52 PM IST
Google Maps introduces three new dining features for Indian users

Google Maps introduces three new dining features for Indian users

The features help people with finding things to do in an area or getting offers on dining out, or recommending places and experiences.

Jul 11, 2019, 14:08 PM IST
PUBG Corp collaborates with Jio as exclusive digital partner in India

PUBG Corp collaborates with Jio as exclusive digital partner in India

This exclusive association in India, marks the coming together of two iconic and loved brands that complement each other’s vision to deliver new-age digital experiences to its users.

Jul 10, 2019, 16:42 PM IST
Official YouTube app now available on Amazon Fire TV

Official YouTube app now available on Amazon Fire TV

The all-new YouTube app will appear in the `Your Apps and Channels` row on all compatible devices.

Jul 10, 2019, 15:36 PM IST
Apple to launch four iPhones in 2020: Report

Apple to launch four iPhones in 2020: Report

The Cupertino-based company is expected to launch three iPhones with OLED screens, with display sizes of 5.4-inch, 6.1-inch, and 6.7-inch. The devices will also have 5G connectivity and advanced 3D

Jul 10, 2019, 12:50 PM IST
Facebook to double women workforce globally in 5 years

Facebook to double women workforce globally in 5 years

In its 2019 diversity report, Facebook said it has people of diverse backgrounds and experiences, more people of colour, more women in both technical and business roles, and more under-represented

Jul 10, 2019, 12:32 PM IST
Google acquires Cloud storage firm Elastifile

Google acquires Cloud storage firm Elastifile

This is the second acquisition under Kurian who quit Oracle and joined Google Cloud as its head in November last year.

Jul 10, 2019, 12:00 PM IST
Instagram to let you restrict bullies without notifying them

Instagram to let you restrict bullies without notifying them

You can choose to make a restricted person's comments visible to others by approving their comments.

Jul 09, 2019, 17:42 PM IST
Steve Jobs was master at ''casting spells'' on workers: Gates

Steve Jobs was master at ''casting spells'' on workers: Gates

After Job`s death in 2011, Tim Cook took over as Apple CEO and made its $1 trillion company.

Jul 08, 2019, 14:59 PM IST
Facebook, Twitter not invited for Trump's social media summit: Report

Facebook, Twitter not invited for Trump's social media summit: Report

The White House recently launched a new tool for people to report if they have been wrongly censored, banned or suspended on Facebook and Twitter.

Jul 08, 2019, 10:43 AM IST
Reliance Jio launches digital literacy program for first time internet users

Reliance Jio launches digital literacy program for first time internet users

Reliance Jio has announced a digital literacy initiative named ‘Digital Udaan’ is being launched in nearly 200 different locations across 13 states.

Jul 04, 2019, 15:39 PM IST
Facebook, WhatsApp back in action, some users still affected

Facebook, WhatsApp back in action, some users still affected

Users in India had night-long problems in sending photos, videos and voice messages on WhatsApp.

Jul 04, 2019, 10:55 AM IST