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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
Realme, Samsung have lowest return rates among brands: Survey

Realme, Samsung have lowest return rates among brands: Survey

Across smartphone brands, users are excited about the design aesthetics, camera performance and build quality that phones sport across price bands.

Sep 19, 2019, 16:28 PM IST
Google adds more Indian languages to its products

Google adds more Indian languages to its products

Google exuded confidence that these initiatives will help unlock more relevant information and content for even more users across India. 

Sep 19, 2019, 15:11 PM IST
Should zero mobile termination charge deadline be revised? TRAI seeks suggestion on Interconnect fee

Should zero mobile termination charge deadline be revised? TRAI seeks suggestion on Interconnect fee

Interconnection Usage Charges (IUC) are wholesale charges payable by a Telecom Service Provider (TSP)  to  another Telecom  Service  Provider (TSP) for origination, transiting, or termination  of the

Sep 19, 2019, 13:04 PM IST
Google India to set up AI research lab in Bengaluru

Google India to set up AI research lab in Bengaluru

The Bangalore-based center aims to deliver world-class research and bring the benefits of AI to everyone.

Sep 19, 2019, 12:24 PM IST
India's total telephone subscribers increased 0.22% to 1,186.63 in July

India's total telephone subscribers increased 0.22% to 1,186.63 in July

The overall Tele-density in India increased from 90.11 at the end of June 2019 to 90.23 at the end of July 2019 .

Sep 19, 2019, 12:10 PM IST
Snapchat introduces 3D Camera Mode

Snapchat introduces 3D Camera Mode

The feature will only be available to users with an iPhone X and above as it uses the tech used by the True Depth camera, but any Android or iOS device will be able to receive and view the creations.

Sep 19, 2019, 11:09 AM IST
Facebook expands home video-calling Portal lineup

Facebook expands home video-calling Portal lineup

Facebook has added a new way to connect with friends on Portal through WhatsApp, in addition to Messenger calling. Portal offers hands-free voice control.

Sep 19, 2019, 11:06 AM IST
Govt join hands with IBM for Train-the-Trainer programme

Govt join hands with IBM for Train-the-Trainer programme

The programme will involve 14 trainers across seven locations with over 200 workshops during a one-year period.

Sep 18, 2019, 18:11 PM IST
Huawei's Kirin 990 chip to be available in India soon

Huawei's Kirin 990 chip to be available in India soon

The Kirin 990, which is also the world's first 5G-integrated mobile chipset, is also the first mobile SoC to come with 10.3 billion transistors, thus making it incredibly fast and efficient.

Sep 18, 2019, 11:41 AM IST