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A satellite screw-up reaffirms Einstein’s theory of gravity

A satellite screw-up reaffirms Einstein’s theory of gravity

In 2014, two satellites intended for Europes Galileo network, the equivalent of the United States GPS network, were placed into orbit incorr
12 Dec 2018, 12:39 PM IST
Smartphone users in India install around 50 apps on average: Report

Smartphone users in India install around 50 apps on average: Report

While the number of apps installed by smartphone users in India range from five to 207, the average number of installed apps on a phone is 5
12 Dec 2018, 11:55 AM IST
Bomb threat at Facebook, campus evacuated

Bomb threat at Facebook, campus evacuated

A bomb threat prompted authorities on Tuesday to evacuate a building at the Silicon Valley headquarters of Facebook Inc near San Francisco,
12 Dec 2018, 10:48 AM IST
Kerala-based security engineer spots bug in Microsoft Office 365, Outlook

Kerala-based security engineer spots bug in Microsoft Office 365, Outlook

A Keralabased application security engineer has won bug bounty from Microsoft for discovering a series of vulnerabilities that left over 400
12 Dec 2018, 09:21 AM IST
ASUS launches 2 mid-range smartphones in India

ASUS launches 2 mid-range smartphones in India

Taiwanese handset maker ASUS on Tuesday introduced the Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2 and the Asus Zenfone Max M2 in India at a starting price of R
11 Dec 2018, 04:24 PM IST

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Alphabet Incs Google said on Monday it would shut down its Google social media service in April, four months ahead of schedule, after finding a software flaw for the second time th
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New bug forces Alphabet to expedite Google+ API shutdoown

Googles parent company Alphabet has decided to expedite the shutdown of the consumer version of its social networking platform Google and its APIs application programming interface
11 Dec 2018, 10:18 AM IST

China court band older iPhone sales

A Chinese court has ordered a ban on the sale of several older Apple Inc iPhone models in China for violating two patents of chipmaker Qualcomm Inc, although Apple said all of its
11 Dec 2018, 09:25 AM IST

Apple iPad Pro: Near-laptop experience on a sturdy tab

Three years is enough time for a flagship consumer electronics device to don a new avatar and the new Apple iPad Pro 2018 has done just that it is far superior to the first iPad P
10 Dec 2018, 11:27 PM IST

Grappling with password fatigue

What is the count of your passwords On an average, people set up more than 20 different passwords for their daily chores like messaging on FaceBook, WhatsApp, Twitter, Instagram, G
10 Dec 2018, 11:03 PM IST

JioVio, Ethereal Machines win ITC Infotech's start-up contest

Bengalurubased Ethereal Machines and med tech company JioVio have won the top honours among startups competing at ITC Infotechs flagship cocreation and technology innovation platfo
10 Dec 2018, 04:19 PM IST

HCL wins application services deal from Netherlands' Aegon

Indian software major HCL Technologies on Monday said it has got a fiveyear contract from multinational life insurance, pensions and asset management company Aegon
10 Dec 2018, 04:02 PM IST

Chile drives electric vehicle rollout in Latin America

A massive cargo ship docked in the Chilean port of San Antonio at the end of November, carrying it its belly the first 100 electric buses from China that Chileans hope will revolut
10 Dec 2018, 12:46 PM IST

China says rejecting physical cash is illegal amid e-payments popularity

The ease of use has meant that some vendors, especially in major cities, have stopped accepting physical cash
10 Dec 2018, 12:42 PM IST

Australian regulator says probe of tech giants spurs five investigations

The ACCCs report recommended a new regulatory body be set up to monitor Facebook and Google
10 Dec 2018, 11:53 AM IST

Google, Facebook face greater scrutiny in Australia

Flagging lack of transparency around the algorithms that Google and Facebook use to display ads and news, Australias consumer watchdog has said that the tech giants need to be moni
10 Dec 2018, 11:12 AM IST

Chinese police shut down 1,100 social media accounts

The police found that some social media accounts fabricated accusations against companies and individuals
09 Dec 2018, 11:22 AM IST

Chat-service firm Slack taps Goldman Sachs to lead IPO

The San Franciscobased company is among a string of Silicon Valley unicorns expected to debut in the stock market in 2019
09 Dec 2018, 11:20 AM IST

Nasa's InSight lander captures 1st sounds of Martian wind

NASAs InSight lander, which touched down on Mars on November 26, has provided the first ever sounds of Martian wind on the Red Planet, the NASA said
08 Dec 2018, 05:57 PM IST

Google adds Smart Reply to Hangouts Chat

After announcing that it is shutting down Allo, Google has added the smart messaging apps biggest feature Smart Reply to Hangouts Chat
08 Dec 2018, 05:09 PM IST

Amazon Prime Channels behind one-third HBO subscriptions

Services such as Amazon Prime Video have been able to soak in more newage viewers who are not only consuming original content but are also ending up adding to the huge chunk of tra
08 Dec 2018, 04:53 PM IST

Xiaomi demos 5G-enabled Mi Mix 3

Mi Mix 3 supports an X550 5G modem and powered by a Snapdragon 855 Soc
08 Dec 2018, 04:29 PM IST

New Fujifilm medium format mirrorless camera in India

Japanese photography and imaging major Fujifilm has launched its range finderstyle GFX 50R medium format mirrorless camera that comes with the FUJIFILM G Format image sensor, which
08 Dec 2018, 03:48 PM IST

Google announces 'Journalism AI' project

To help news industry use Artificial Intelligence AI in more innovative ways, Google has announced a partnership with Polis, the international journalism thinktank at London School
08 Dec 2018, 03:20 PM IST

Apple hires ex-Mango Health CEO

Apple has hired Jason Oberfest, former CEO of Mango Health, to reportedly help its users adhere to prescription instructions and build on the ambition to gain a bigger share of the
08 Dec 2018, 03:18 PM IST