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Google+ to close after 500K user's information exposed

Google+ to close after 500K user's information exposed

The technical bug was detected as part of an effort called Project Strobe started by Google early this year.

Oct 09, 2018, 16:43 PM IST
Facebook unveils smart video chat speakers for home

Facebook unveils smart video chat speakers for home

Portal and Portal+ are available now for pre-order in the US and will begin shipping in November.

Oct 09, 2018, 09:59 AM IST
Huawei unveils industry's first ultra-fast lithium-silicon battery

Huawei unveils industry's first ultra-fast lithium-silicon battery

This patented technology is an iteration of the battery that is likely to be used in upcoming Huawei smartphones, the company said in a statement.

Oct 08, 2018, 17:39 PM IST
SC issues notice to Centre on  PIL against deployment of 2G in Arunachal, Assam

SC issues notice to Centre on PIL against deployment of 2G in Arunachal, Assam

The PIL alleged that the decision was taken to benefit two private companies at the cost of exchequer.

Oct 08, 2018, 17:10 PM IST
Don't install Microsoft's Windows 10 October update. Here's why

Don't install Microsoft's Windows 10 October update. Here's why

It is unclear as to what is causing files to randomly go missing or get deleted on users` systems. However, it appears to affect files from Documents, Pictures, and other folders.

Oct 08, 2018, 16:03 PM IST
Microsoft not ready to recover files deleted by Windows 10 update: Report

Microsoft not ready to recover files deleted by Windows 10 update: Report

The Windows 10 October 2018 update rolled out globally on October 2.

Oct 08, 2018, 11:34 AM IST
Facebook to deploy task force in upcoming Indian elections to check hate speech

Facebook to deploy task force in upcoming Indian elections to check hate speech

"We want our platform to support free and fair election and positive civic engagement. We welcome people to engage with their political leaders but we don't want people to abuse that," Richard Allan

Oct 07, 2018, 08:33 AM IST
'First known exomoon may have been discovered'

'First known exomoon may have been discovered'

Astronomers using Hubble and Kepler space telescopes have found compelling evidence for the existence of the first known moon outside our solar system, orbiting a gas-giant planet 8,000 light-years

Oct 05, 2018, 07:47 AM IST
Google Assistant gets a new interface for phones

Google Assistant gets a new interface for phones

The make-over gives developers and brands new tools to utilise touchscreen within "Assistant" itself.

Oct 04, 2018, 14:54 PM IST
India ranks 28th in 2018 government e-payments adoption ranking: Study

India ranks 28th in 2018 government e-payments adoption ranking: Study

India's rank has notched up eight position, from 36th in 2011, reinforcing the country’s progress towards digital transformation, Visa said.

Oct 03, 2018, 17:38 PM IST
World's first full-scale Hyperloop passenger capsule unveiled

World's first full-scale Hyperloop passenger capsule unveiled

The 32-metre "Quintero One" passenger capsule will be delivered to HyperloopTT's research and development centre in Toulouse, France.

Oct 03, 2018, 12:38 PM IST
Apple's next update to bring over 70 new emojis

Apple's next update to bring over 70 new emojis

The new emojis include characters for moon cake, red gift envelope, nazar amulet, softball, luggage, compass, a hiking boot to accompany the existing climbing emoji, llama, mosquito, swan, raccoon

Oct 03, 2018, 12:35 PM IST
Google Doodle honours ophthalmologist Govindappa Venkataswamy

Google Doodle honours ophthalmologist Govindappa Venkataswamy

Google Doodle on Monday paid tribute to Dr Govinda Venkataswamy, a visionary Indian ophthalmologist, on his 100th birth anniversary.

Oct 01, 2018, 06:30 AM IST
Hope to provide free WiFi at all 6K stations in next 120 days: Goyal

Hope to provide free WiFi at all 6K stations in next 120 days: Goyal

He highlighted the need for partnership in making this possible and urged Google to partner with railways to provide free WiFi in more stations.

Sep 28, 2018, 16:20 PM IST
Xiaomi launches Mi Band 3, Mi Air Purifier 2, refreshes Mi TV series in India

Xiaomi launches Mi Band 3, Mi Air Purifier 2, refreshes Mi TV series in India

All the three TVs sport a new and refined version of "PatchWall" based on Android 8.1 Oreo OS with built-in Chromecast.

Sep 27, 2018, 15:48 PM IST
Facebook unveils new VR headset Oculus Quest

Facebook unveils new VR headset Oculus Quest

Facebook announced VR headset called "Oculus Go" at a starting price of $199 in October last year.

Sep 27, 2018, 14:18 PM IST
Instagram co-founders step down from company: Report

Instagram co-founders step down from company: Report

Instagram Chief Executive Officer Systrom and Chief Technical Officer Krieger have notified the photo-sharing app`s leadership team and Facebook on Monday about their decision to leave, the newspaper

Sep 25, 2018, 08:33 AM IST
iPhone XS, XS Max arrive on Jio; customers can pre-order on Friday

iPhone XS, XS Max arrive on Jio; customers can pre-order on Friday

The customers can pre-order on the Jio website, Reliance Digital, MyJio stores as well as on MyJio app. 

Sep 21, 2018, 23:06 PM IST
IT Ministry mulls third notice to WhatsApp; may insist on message traceability

IT Ministry mulls third notice to WhatsApp; may insist on message traceability

According to government sources, an internal discussion was held on the issue and a third letter could now be sent to WhatsApp in the next 7-10 days.

Sep 20, 2018, 18:18 PM IST
Google launches Work Insights, allows admins to monitor workers in G-Suite apps

Google launches Work Insights, allows admins to monitor workers in G-Suite apps

Work Insights can also be used to learn how how teams are collaborating across organization.

Sep 19, 2018, 18:00 PM IST