Facebook Enhances Camera Features, Snapchat Might Take a Hit
Shares of Snapchat owner Snap Inc, which held its initial public offering this month, were down 4.1 percent at $22.85 after Facebook's announcement.
National Flag Protest: Oppo India Acknowledges 'Incident', Deeply Regrets it
Oppo India has announced that it will take appropriate action against the Chinese employee who reportedly tore the Indian national flag and dumped it in a dustbin.
Twitter to Sell Video Ads on Periscope to Advertisers
With sponsors growing more wary of exactly what kind of online videos their ads are being placed against, Twitter is allowing a select group of advertisers to purchase pre-roll videos, meaning those that run prior to the publishers’ content, on Periscope streams.
Protests at Oppo India as Employee 'Trashes' Indian Flag at Noida Plant
Even Oppo India employees have joined the protest against the Chinese employee who is a production manager in the facility and three of them have officially complained against him.
Panasonic Launches Lumix GH5 Hybrid Camera Starting at Rs 1.44 Lakh
The Panasonic GH5 allows the user to record over-cranked/under-cranked video in 4K (60 fps, maximum 2.5x slower) and Full HD (180 fps, maximum 7.5x slower).
Idea Launches 4G Services in Jammu, Will Expand to 20 J&K Towns by June
Idea 4G services will cover 20 towns including the major cities of Jammu, Udhampur, Rajauri, Punch, Reasi, Kathua and Samba by June 2017.
Sony Xperia XZs to Launch in India on April 4: Check Out The New Flagship Android Phone
Sony Xperia XZs is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor and runs on Android Nougat 7.0 OS. The device sports a 5.2-inch Full HD display with 1080x1920 pixel resolution.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 (Black) Review: The Perfect Phone at Rs 12,999
Here's our review of the top of the line Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 Black Edition, 4GB RAM with 64GB ROM variant.
Apple Releases OS Updates for iPhone, Mac, Watch And TV
In iOS, users gain the ability to locate AirPods using Find my iPhone and Siri now supports cricket sports scores and statistics for IPL and ICC.
Moto G5 to go on Sale on Amazon.in From April 4
Amazon.in currently sells Moto devices including Moto G (3rd Gen), G play, Moto G4, G4 Plus, Moto G Turbo Edition, Moto X-Force, Moto Z, Moto Z play.
Manufacturer: Drones Should Transmit Identifier For Security
Airlines and other manned aircraft operators already submit flight plans to the FAA in order to receive air traffic control services. In 2011, Congress gave operators the ability to block public access to their plans if they wish.
Housing.com Launches 'Housing Partner', A Unified Platform For Real Estate
‘Housing Partner’ is a web-based dashboard that will help property sellers (developers and partners) to monitor and manage leads in an effective manner, all within a single and convenient interface.
Bharti Airtel Sells 10.3% Stake in Bharti Infratel to KKR, CPPIB
Following the closure of this transaction, Bharti Airtel’s equity holding in Bharti Infratel stands at 61.7 percent, and that of KKR and CPPIB at 10.3 percent.
Acer Announces Exchange Offers: Avail Upto Rs 23,000 Discounts on Acer Laptops
Customers can get deals on the exchange of smartphones and avail EMI schemes.
Rooter Raises Seed Round of Funding From Intex Technologies
Rooters plans to utilise the capital to strengthen its tech team, all the while maintaining a lean structure.
Facebook Launches Town Hall Tool to Find Nearby Lawmakers
The Menlo Park-based social media giant rolled out a similar feature during the US presidential elections last year which helped citizens make a voting plan to use on Election Day.
Airbnb Brazil Arrivals More Than Double to 1 Million With 2016 Olympics
Leonardo Tristão, Airbnb's general manager in the country, noted the benchmark in a statement on Monday, marking a sharp pickup from the country's roughly 421,000 arrivals in 2015 and about 622,000 arrivals in the twelve months through June.
Facebook Messenger Brings Live Location-Sharing
The company has found that one of the most used phrases on Messenger as people talk to friends and family is "How far away are you?" or some variation.
Uber Resumes Self-Driving Programme Three Days After Arizona Crash
Uber wrapped up a brief investigation and cleared its autonomous cars to resume driving in the three cities where it operates a self-driving pilot programme - Tempe, San Francisco and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania - an Uber spokeswoman, who declined to be named.
Snap Inc Shares Jump After IPO Banks Give 'Buy' Ratings
Like many technology companies popular with consumers, including Facebook and Alibaba, Snap's IPO was a hit with non-professional investors.
Tesla, SpaceX CEO Elon Musk Launches 'Neuralink' to Connect Human Brains to Computers
Neuralink is pursuing what Musk calls the "neural lace" technology, implanting tiny brain electrodes that may one day upload and download thoughts.
Samsung Plans to Sell Refurbished Galaxy Note 7
Analysis from Samsung and independent researchers found no other problems in the Note 7 devices except the batteries, raising speculation that Samsung will recoup some of its losses by selling refurbished Note 7s.
Chinese Tech Giant Tencent Signs $4.65 Billion Loan Deal
The loans for general corporate purposes comprise a $2.79 billion term loan and a $1.86 billion revolving credit. Citigroup was the coordinator, mandated lead arranger and bookrunner of the facility.
Facebook Removing Blasphemous Material, Pakistan Court Told
The bench was informed this when it resumed the hearing of a petition filed against blasphemous content on social media.
Xiaomi Aims to Create 20,000 Jobs in India
Speaking at the Economic Times Global Business Summit 2017, Lei said that the company has made major strides in a very short time.
Panasonic Introduces 'Arbo' AI; Launches Eluga Ray Max, Eluga Ray X to be Available on Flipkart
The Virtual assistant is a self-learning technology that understands the user behaviour and then maps their daily activities for them accordingly. With its ‘location identification’ feature it recognises the places often visited by the user and sends out prompt responses asking them to make changes to their phone settings.
Samsung Galaxy S8 to launch on March 29: All You Need to Know
The Samsung Galaxy S8 is expected to be priced at Rs 57,000 in India while the Galaxy S8+ variant could be priced as high as Rs 65,000.
Ola Connected Car Platform 'Ola Play' Launched in Hyderabad
Powered by proprietary in-car and cloud technologies from Ola, "Ola Play" brings advanced car controls, choice of personalised content and a fully connected interactive experience for users on the move.
Lenovo Announces New Data Centre Business Leadership
Apart from Stevenson's appointment, the company announced new roles for three other executives for its global data centre senior leadership team.
China-Made Wearable Robot to Enter Market
Gu Jie, CEO of Fourier, said the Fourier X1 weighed 20 kg and applied industrial design into the exoskeleton. It can assist with walking for people who have had a stroke or spinal cord injuries.
Stephen Hawking Appears as Hologram in Hong Kong
Renowned physicist Stephen Hawking has spoken to a Hong Kong audience by hologram, showcasing the growing reach of a technology which is making inroads into politics, entertainment and business.
World's First Nanocar Race to be Held Next Month
The vehicles, which consist of a few hundred atoms, will be powered by minute electrical pulses during the 36 hours of the race, in which they must navigate a racecourse made of gold atoms, measuring a maximum of 100 nanometres in length.
NASA Mission to Study Cosmic Material Between Stars
The Galactic/Extragalactic ULDB Spectroscopic Terahertz Observatory (GUSTO) mission will fly an Ultralong-Duration Balloon (ULDB) carrying a telescope with carbon, oxygen and nitrogen emission line detectors.
Australian Researchers Ask Stargazers to Help Find 'Planet 9'
The project to find "Planet 9" is led by ANU astrophysicist Dr Brad Tucker, and will require the help of passionate stargazers who could be the first to set eyes on something no human has seen before.
NASA Creates Mixed Reality Space Station to Train Astronauts
Unreal Engine's applications are designed to allow people to work in environments that are practically impossible to access for training and development.
86 Percent of Firms to Upgrade to Windows 10 in 3-4 Years
Results from the Decision-Maker Mobile Technology Survey, highlighting the shifts in technology buying and spending levels, identified trends in both the acceleration of Windows 10 adoption.
WhatsApp Encryption Helping Terrorists to Communicate
Home Secretary Amber Rudd demanded on Sunday that the government agencies need to be able to peer inside the messaging app.
NATO to Spend 3 Billion Euros on Satellite, Cyber Defences
Seeking to deter hackers, and other threats including Iranian missiles, the investments underscore NATO's recognition that conflicts are increasingly fought on computer networks as well as in the air, on land and at sea.
Apple Wins Chinese Court Favour in Local Design Patent Disputes
Last May, a Beijing patent regulator ordered Apple's Chinese subsidiary and a local retailer Zoomflight to stop selling the iPhones after Shenzhen Baili Marketing Services lodged a complaint, claiming that the patent for the design of its mobile phone 100c was being infringed by the iPhone sales.
An Algorithm to Predict Users' Affinity Towards Mobile Game
The algorithm uses the so-called 'ensemble' method, "a model that is based on many learning algorithms instead of a single one, thereby improving the prediction accuracy by examining many more correlations and alternative models".
Quadruped Robot Can Change Steps With Speed
Until now, the manner in which changing speeds cause quadrupeds to change walking, trotting and galloping was poorly understood, the researchers said in their paper.
Humans, Smartphones Often Fail to Detect Morph Photos
Researchers at the University of York in Britain investigated what the success rate would be like if two faces were morphed together to create a "new" face.
'Snapchat' Top-Searched App on App Store
Snapchat led all competitors in App Store search volume and as a result, Snapchat was also the app people were looking for most frequently.
Apple Expands Reach With New Stores in China, Germany
More than 350 store employees at the new stores in Nanjing (China), Cologne (Germany) and Miami (US) welcomed thousands of customers at the grand openings.
Uber Suspends Self-Driving Cars After Crash
US-based Fresco News posted the images and video on Facebook on Saturday and wrote: "No injuries yet reported in an accident involving a self-driving Uber."
Facebook Messenger Gets Mentions And Reactions, Including a 'Dislike' Button
In principle, the reactions work in exactly the same way as those available via the Apple Messages app. Notifications alert users when someone reacts to one of their messages.
AMC Plans Ad-Free Streaming Service For Cable Subscribers
Unlike standalone streaming options from Time Warner’s HBO and from CBS Corp, AMC's would be exclusively available to consumers who subscribe to a cable TV package.
Uber Tells U.S. Court Customers Must Arbitrate Disputes
Theodore Boutrous, arguing for Uber, urged the three-judge 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals panel to send a class action lawsuit by Connecticut Uber passenger Spencer Meyer over the company's pricing practices to arbitration, which U.S. District Judge Jed Rakoff refused to do last year.
Astronauts Complete Spacewalk to Retrofit International Space Station
Kimbrough, making his fifth spacewalk, first upgraded a computer relay box on the station's central beam, then worked on a docking system for new spaceships in development by Boeing and Space Exploration Technologies or SpaceX.
Apple Launches Red iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus And Low-Priced iPad
The iPhone Red has been launched as an attempt to raise awareness against HIV/ AIDS. Apple claims that every purchase will contribute to Global Fund for HIV/ AIDS programs.
Purest Brown Dwarf With Highest Mass Identified by Astronomers
The object, known as SDSS J0104+1535, is a member of the so-called halo - the outermost reaches of our Galaxy -- and is made up of the most ancient stars, the scientists reported in the Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society.
NASA Corrected by 17-Year Old British Teenager
The project, held during British astronaut Tim Peake's six-month stay on the ISS, helps the school children look for anomalies and patterns that might lead to further discoveries.
Aadhaar Verification Boosts User Confidence on Matrimonial Sites: Survey
The survey highlights the importance of Aadhar based verification.
BB Ki Vines, Other YouTube Artists Find it Difficult to Keep Audiences Engaged With Creative Content
According to stand-up comedian Khan, since there is a pressure of creating something new and engaging every time, at times, he feels a "creative constringe".
Army Wants to Fight Next War With Indian Technologies: General Bipin Rawat
The compendium has been prepared by the Army Design Bureau (ADB) after detailed interaction with all stakeholders, including soldiers deployed in the field.
Nokia Android Phones to be Available in US
Parent company HMD Global announced the handsets during the MWC.
Microsoft Faces Lawsuit Against Windows 10 Update
The complaint, filed in Chicago's US District Court on Thursday, said that Microsoft Windows 10 was a defective product and that its maker failed to provide adequate warning about the potential risks posed by Windows 10 installation.
Apple iPhone Users Warned Against Siri '108' Prank
A recent prank doing rounds on the internet tells the Apple users to say ‘108’ to Siri. Problem? Siri immediately calls up the Emergency Services upon this input.
Facebook to Test GIF Button For Comments
The button will function in the same fashion as in Facebook Messenger, allowing users to both browse trending GIFs and search for specific reactions in-line.
Lava Z25, Z10 Launched With 'Bokeh Effect' Starting at Rs 11,500
Priced at Rs 18,000 and Rs 11,500 respectively, Lava Z25 and Lava Z10 will be available in select retail stores in Delhi from March 23, 2017.
New Ford Pedestrian Detection Technology Eliminates Night Driving Fears
This very latest Pedestrian Detection technology is to be introduced on the next-generation Ford Fiesta in Europe. This soon-to-be released supermini was on display at the Geneva Motor Show. In North America, the new technology will debut first on the 2018 Ford F-150 and the 2018 Ford Mustang.
Now Save Live Instagram Videos to Your Phone
From the moment a user terminates a live video session, a "save" option will be displayed on the top right of the screen.
Grab Announces Myanmar Expansion, Uber to Follow?
Grab claims to already have over 700,000 drivers across 39 Southeast-Asian cities, as well as a presence in Seattle and Beijing, and has plans for further expansions in Indonesia, India and Vietnam.
Google Updates Search Feature, Allows Users to Tap on Shortcuts
The shortcuts have been introduced for "moments when you just want to catch up on the latest for topics of interest" according to the Google blog.
Google Updates News & Weather App, Expands News Feature
Over the coming days, the app will allow users to browse through hundreds of stories in business, tech, entertainment, sports and other sections in a browsable stream called "More Headlines".
Smartphone Designs Experiencing New Trend With Standout Screens
With boosted dimensions, new aspect ratios, bezel-busting designs and curved edges, innovative displays are perhaps the most striking -- and immediately noticeable -- feature of the latest cutting-edge smartphones presented in recent months. The trend is also expected to spread to sector heavyweights Samsung and Apple, bringing new codes of smartphone design firmly into the mainstream.
Facial Recognition Tech Helps Diagnose Rare Genetic Disease
The technology used to diagnose the disease, 22q11.2 deletion syndrome, also known as DiGeorge syndrome and velocardiofacial syndrome, is similar to that used in airports and on Facebook.
Facebook to Rival Twitch; Targets Gamers With New Live Streaming Options
While these new options could be used to make content like tutorials, for example, Facebook is largely targeting gamers, looking to live stream games sessions with commentaries.
Facebook Unveils New Shopping ad Format 'Collection'
'Collection' elevates the likelihood of discovery and a purchase by featuring a primary creative video or image above relevant product images.
China's Selfie App Meitu Reports Smaller Loss in 2016
Xiamen-based Meitu listed on the Hong Kong market in December in a rare floatation for unprofitable companies, fetching $630 million in the IPO. That was Hong Kong's largest tech IPO in a decade.
Gionee A1 With 16MP Selfie Camera Launched at Rs 19,999
Pre- booking customers will be offered a two-year warranty on the phone along with gifts such as JBL headphone or a Swiss Military Bluetooth Speaker.
Opera Mini Update: New Download Manager, Video Boost
This auto scan feature is now available on Facebook, Pagalworld, Tubidy, DJPunjab (as a big high five to our awesome community in India) and a few others. The list will continue growing, as per the company.
Zopo Mobile Wins 'Affordable Quality Chinese Brand' Award at The 3rd Mobility Excellence Awards 2017
Since Zopo started its operation in India, it has registered significant growth and has emerged as a popular brand among youth fraternity of India. Zopo was nominated in several other award categories too.
Gionee A1 Review: A Phone That's Custom Made For Selfie Lovers
With so many selfie smartphones in the market, this is Gionee's attempt to please the selfie-obsessed consumer in India. The phone was first showcased at the Mobile World Congress 2017 that was held in Barcelona, Spain in February 2017. We get you the review of the Gionee A1.
Airbnb to Double Investment in China, Adopt New Name
Airbnb, the home rentals website, said on Wednesday it would double its investment in China, triple its workforce there and change its name to "Aibiying" in Chinese.
Over 80 Percent Reliance Jio Users to be Active Post Free Offers: Survey
The report said the findings indicated a "decent interest" from consumers to continue with Jio service when the free offering ends this month. It added that 98.7 per cent of customers surveyed used a smartphone and 63 per cent of users had monthly bills of Rs 250 plus.
EU Considering Lower Requirements For Fintech Services
Lower legal or capital requirements would reduce costs for fintech companies, but are likely to increase pressure on banks that are already squeezed in Europe by low-interest rates and stiff competition.
Snapdeal Looks For Funds, Acquisition Possible
Founded in 2010, Snapdeal was valued at $6.5 billion after a fund-raising last year. But valuations of Indian e-commerce firms are believed to have softened since then.
YouTube Aim to Monetise From TV Risked by Advertiser Backout
The immediate financial impact of the controversy is likely to be limited, in part because a big chunk of YouTube revenue comes from smaller advertisers who lack the budget for TV campaigns and do not have easy alternatives. Some analysts also believe that departing advertisers, eager to reach YouTube's millennial audience, will quickly return.
Samsung Electronics Rejects Calls For Holding Company Structure at Present
Investors had expected the global leader in smartphones and memory chips to adopt a holding company structure, as the founding Lee family tries to solidify its control of the Samsung Group flagship.
Astronauts to Spacewalk Outside International Space Station For Station Hardware Upgrade
The spacewalks will be the 198th, 199th and 200th in support of space station assembly and maintenance.
TCS, Infosys, Tech Mahindra Bag Top IT Exporter Awards by Hyderabad IT Body
The apex body of more than 300 IT, ITeS companies on Thursday held 25th Annual HYSEA Summit and Software Product Awards.
Xiaomi Redmi 3S, 3S Prime to be Available Every Friday on Amazon.in
Both Xiaomi Redmi 3S and Redmi 3S Prime smartphones will be available on Amazon.in every Friday at 12PM starting March 24.
Apple Acquires iOS Automation Tool 'Workflow'
'Workflow' enables users to drag and drop any combination of actions to create powerful workflows for iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch.
Massive Black Hole Kicked Out of Galactic Core by Gravitational Forces
Researchers estimate that it took the equivalent energy of 100 million supernovas exploding simultaneously to jettison the black hole.
Amazon.com Wins $1.5 Billion Tax Dispute Over IRS in US
Amazon made just $2.37 billion of profit in 2016, four times what it made in the four prior years combined, on revenue of $136 billion.
New Taxi App 'Baxi' to Provide Roadside Pickup
The app 'Baxi', which has been joined by some of the taxi drivers who had stuck work last month over financial issues related to major taxi aggregators, offers fixed pricing -- which means no surge pricing.
SoundCloud Raises $70 Million in Debt
The funding is to meet the company's expected 2.5 times year-on-year revenue growth in 2017, a company spokeswoman said.
Kiran Bedi Stresses on E-Learning in Police Training
The two-day event is being organised by the Bureau of Police Research and Development (BPR&D) of the Ministry of Home Affairs.
LG Stylus 3 Priced At Rs 18,500 Launched in India With 5.7 Inch Display and 3,200mAh Battery
The specs of the phone are just about average but the icing on the cake is provided by a 'Pen Pop 2.0' stylus with a 'Precision Tip'. It might remind you of the good old Samsung Galaxy Note.
Twitter Explores Subscription-Based Version of Tweetdeck for Professionals
Twitter has failed to attract enough in advertising revenue to turn a profit even as its popularity with U.S. President Donald Trump and other celebrities makes the network a constant centre of attention.
Bangladesh to Join India's South Asia Satellite Initiative
India, through ISRO, will launch a 2 ton class communication satellite with 12 Ku band transponders (36 Mhz each) using ISRO's Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV Mk-II) for serving the South Asia region.
180 Million Indians Watching YouTube on Mobile Phones Only
With nearly 300 millions smartphone users in the country as better connectivity and affordable data plans come to the fore, YouTube on Thursday said it has now reached 180 million Indians on mobile phones alone.
Akai Launches Range of LEDs, Washing Machines and Air Conditioners in India
In the TV category, AKAI offers LED TVs that come with an inbuilt colour range starting at Rs 12,990 onwards.
Google India & Ministry of IT Launch Initiatives For PM Modiâs 'New India'
Speaking at the event, Aruna Sundarajan, Secretary, MEITY said “The Ministry of Electronics and IT intends to give impetus to the Hon’ble Prime Minister’s recent call for a 'New India'. Collaboration with Google will be hugely beneficial in harnessing the capabilities of technology for the 'India growth' story.”
Digitalisation of Indian Armed Forces is Top Priority: Subhash Bhamre
Talking on the urgent need for a robust, secure, high capacity data networks for Operational Commanders, Bhamre said: "They are also a critical facet of the force modernisation plans of the Indian Army, which will further form a fulcrum for tri-services integration in times to come."
Man Tricks Two Big US Tech Companies Into $100 Million Phishing Scam
According to the Department of Justice, the incident took place from at least in or around 2013 through in or about 2015.
Haryana Starts E-Vetting, E-Custody of Court Matters
The online software was launched by Punjab and Haryana High Court Chief Justice Shiavax Jal Vazifdar in the presence of High Court's Computer Committee Chairman, Justice Rajesh Bindal, other judges and law officers of the state.
34 Indian Scientists to Meet Nobel Laureates in Germany
A total of 400 young scientists from 76 countries have been selected to participate in the meeting, where they will meet Nobel laureates at Lake Constance.
Xiaomi Claims to Have Sold 2.5 lakhs Redmi 4A Units; Next Sale on March 30
The Xiaomi Redmi 4A is powered by a 64-bit 1.4GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 processor along with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage with support for a microSD card.
NASA to Use Laser Communication For High-Speed Internet in Space
The Laser Communications Relay Demonstration (LCRD) mission, scheduled for launch in 2019, will help NASA understand the best ways to operate laser communications systems.
Google Adds File Sharing to Allo, Audio-Only Calls to Duo
With more than 139 million people online, Brazil ranks among the top five internet populations in the world.
Google, MeitY Launch 'Digital Payment Security Alliance' Initiatives to Raise Digital Awareness
Under this initiative, banks, Fintech companies and government will work together to create awareness as users adopt digital and mobile payments.
Corsair K63 Compact Mechanical Gaming Keyboard With LED Backlighting Launched For Rs 14,999
Corsair claims that the keyboard provides full key rollover and 100 percent Anti-ghosting. This means that the keys will respond exactly as the user intends them to. the keyboard also comes with an option of locking the windows key.
Micromax Brings Google Duo to Its Spark Series
With the aim of providing seamless video calling experience; Micromax Spark Vdeo offers 4G VoLTE, Android Marshmallow and aims to make the video calling experience available to a larger set of audience.
Bharti Airtel to Acquire Tikona Networks' 4G Business
Airtel plans to roll-out high-speed 4G services on the newly acquired spectrum in the five circles immediately after the closure of the transaction.
Flurry Report Shows App Usage in India Growing at 43 Percent YoY
The trends show Asia and India leading the phablet revolution. The phablet (devices with screens between 5” and 6.9”) is the fastest growing mobile device globally.
Nokia Reveals 4G as India's Major Source of Data Traffic
Though 4G coverage is yet to penetrate across all circles, it contributed to 13 percent of the total data traffic pan-India in a span of year since launch.
iPhone 6s Named Best-Selling Smartphone of 2016, iPhone 7 is at 4th Spot
According to a press release on IHS' website on Wednesday, the new iPhone 7 was the best-seller in the fourth quarter alone, followed by iPhone 7 Plus.
India's App Usage Growing at 43% Year-on-Year: Study
A phablet is most preferred mobile device with 61 per cent market share in India. Time-spent in messaging and social apps grew by an impressive 52 per cent across the country and 44 per cent globally.
Oppo F3 Plus Review: The Super Selfie 6-inch Mega Smartphone For Rs 30,990
The major highlight of the Oppo F3 Plus is its dual front camera (16MP + 8MP, 120-degree wide-angle) along with the rear Camera (16 MP, f/1.7) with a customized IMX 398 sensor co-developed with Sony. Here is the review.
Oppo F3 Plus With Dual-Front Camera Launched in India at Rs 30,990
Oppo is being bold by launching the Oppo F3 Plus at a price point of Rs 30,990.
Oppo F3 Plus To Launch in India With Dual-Front Cameras: Watch Live Here
Oppo is all set to launch its latest 'Selfie Expert' smartphone in India, the Oppo F3 Plus. The USP of the Oppo F3 Plus is its dual selfie camera setup. It will sport a 16-megapixel main camera and an 8-megapixel sub-camera.
Xiaomi Redmi 4A Review [Update]: An Affordable Redmi 3S Facelift
For the price of Rs 5,999, the Xiaomi Redmi 4A offers great value for money. This is a complete phone with all you need right out-of-the-box, except for earphones.
Google Maps Brings Real Time Location Sharing Feature
To share the location, a user can simply open the side menu or tap the blue dot that represents the user’s current location.
Xiaomi Redmi 4A vs Xiaomi Redmi 3S: Which One Is Better?
Xiaomi recently launched the Xiaomi Redmi 4A in India for Rs 5,999 which is is Rs 1,000 cheaper than the Xioami Redmi 3S. We get you a comparison between the Xiaomi Redmi 4A and Redmi 3S.
OnePlus 3T Midnight Black Limited Edition Launched For Rs 34,999
OnePlus is teaming up with Hypebeast for an online pop-up sales event from 4 PM GMT on March 24, where the first 250 units of the limited-edition OnePlus 3T Midnight Black will be available while supplies last.
LinkedIn Launches 'Trending Storylines' For Business News
The updates to its website and smartphone app are the latest attempt by LinkedIn, which Microsoft Corp bought last year for $26 billion, to grow beyond its roots as a job-hunting service and to add features associated with social media.
Qualcomm, T-Hub Sign MoU For Strategic Collaboration
The announcement comes as a follow-up to Qualcomm's commitment to invest $8.5 million as part of their Qualcomm Design in India programme announced in January 2017.
Instagram Says Advertising Base Crosses 1 Million Businesses
Facebook bought Instagram for $1 billion in 2012, and initially, the app had limited advertising with only a handful of well-known brands.
Xiaomi Redmi 4A to go on Sale Today For Rs 5,999 on Amazon.in And Mi.com: All You Need to Know
The Xiaomi Redmi 4A is priced at Rs 5,999 and is powered by a 64-bit 1.4GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 processor along with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage with support for a microSD card.
Apple Denies Breach As Hackers Threaten to Wipe iPhones Data
The hackers, who call themselves 'Turkish Crime Family', asked for $75,000 in Bitcoin or Ethereum (a form of crypto-currency) or $100,000 worth of iTunes gift cards in exchange for deleting a large cache of iCloud and other Apple email accounts.
Microsoft, Adobe Working Together on Artificial Intelligence
Cortana is a search tool which can verbally provide answers to search queries and Sensei - a set of intelligent services from Adobe - integrates the advertising, marketing and analytics products offered on Cloud with backup of creatives and documentation.
Bihar Govt to Provide Free WiFi For Students
Chief Minister Nitish Kumar formally launched free WiFi facilities for students on the occasion of Bihar Divas celebrations here.
Google Android O Developer Preview: Enhanced Battery, Picture-in-Picture And More
Here are the improvements that Google is bringing to its users in the next Android upgrade.
Google Maps Update Lets You Find Your Parked Car
While Google Now for Android has previously (2014) offered a "parking card" designed to help find your car, the service has been criticised for inaccuracy.
SpaceX CEO Elon Musk Not Impressed by Big NASA Budget by Donald Trump
The bill was passed to help the Space Agency achieve its goal of completing a manned mission to mars by 2033.
Mastercard Partners With Samsung Pay to Promote Digital Transactions
To make payments using their Mastercard card, consumers choose their preferred Mastercard credit or debit card when accessing Samsung Pay, scan their fingerprint and tap their device on a contactless terminal to complete a purchase.
Xiaomi Mi TV 4A Series With Built-In Artificial Intelligence Launched
Xiaomi has now updated its TV lineup with the new Mi TV 4A Series in Beijing. The Mi TV 4A comes soon after Xiaomi announced its new Mi TV 4 at the CES earlier this year.
Apple iPhone 7 Red: How to Get Red, Yellow, Green Colours For Just Rs 630
In India, the Apple iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus Red Special Edition will be available in 128GB and 256GB models starting at Rs 82,000 from Apple authorised resellers.
GoDaddy Launches 'Website Builder' For Small Businesses in India
The "Website Builder" features an integrated suite of online tools to help small businesses and entrepreneurs create an audience for their businesses and drive traffic to their website.
Samsung Galaxy S8 Might Get Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 SoC, But Not For India
According to Qualcomm, the new chip takes up 35 percent less space and consumes 25 percent less power than its predecessor, the Snapdragon 820.
Samsung Launches Samsung Pay in India For Card, Mobile Wallet And UPI Payments
Samsung Pay works with three levels of security—fingerprint authentication, card tokenization and Samsung’s defense-grade mobile security platform Samsung KNOX to ensure security.
Satellite Navigation Might Affect Parts of Brain: Scientists
Publishing the findings in the journal Nature Communications on Tuesday, the researchers said that when volunteers in an experiment navigated manually, their hippocampus and prefrontal cortex brain regions had spikes of activity.
Uber Launches UberPOOL in Pune
More people in fewer cars means cheaper rides for passengers and less congestion over time. Since the launch of uberPOOL in India, more than 31 percent of rides in Delhi, NCR are on uberPOOL and over 20 percent of the rides in the remaining five uberPOOL cities - Bangalore, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Mumbai and Chennai.
Android O: After Nougat Will Google Call it Android Oreo?
Google has just the released the developer preview of Android version 8.0 and more importantly confirming that there will be something called Android O after Nougat.
SpaceX Identifying Landing Spots on Mars With NASA
Wooster oversees Dragon spacecraft guidance, navigation and control systems and also works on the company's higher-level Mars plans.
IIT Kharagpur to Get Supercomputing Facility
This will provide large computational support to the users to carry out both research and teaching activities that involve state-of-the-art high-performance computing (HPC).
Alibaba to Set up Regional Logistics Hub in Malaysia
Alibaba said the logistics facility was part of an "e-hub" it was setting up at the free trade zone, part of Ma's Electronic World Trade Platform (eWTP) initiative that aims to remove barriers to trade for smaller firms and emerging nations.
Uber Expands International Headquarters in Amsterdam
Uber came to Amsterdam in October 2012 and it houses various parts of its operations, research, marketing and sales departments in the Dutch capital city.
Extremely Thin Gel-like Coating Can Improve Lithium-sulfur Batteries
This gel has the potential to improve the life expectancy and efficiency of lithium-sulfur batteries.
Apple Demands Denied by Indian Government: Nirmala
In a communication to the government, the Cupertino-based technology major has asked for incentives from the Department of Revenue and Department of Electronics and Information Technology (DeITy).
Google, Jigsaw to Offer Cyber Security to Election Groups
Last week Jigsaw, which develops security tools for civic groups, joined up with Google to defend a voter information website that came under cyber attack during the Dutch national election.
OnePlus 3T Black Variant May Launch in India Tonight
OnePlus 3T black colour variant will be launched sans the Colette engraving in India.
Flipkart Electronic Sale Begins Today: Apple iPhone, Lenovo, Motorola Smartphones Available on Discount
The FES is one of Flipkart’s biggest electronics sales in the year and will bring exchange deals aided by no-cost EMI options to give consumers an opportunity to upgrade to the latest in technology at great prices.
FreeCharge Promotes Ankit Khanna to Chief Operating Officer
Before taking charge as the COO, Ankit was the Chief Product Officer with the company. Prior to which, he was the Senior Vice President, Product at Snapdeal and has been with Snapdeal since the Company’s inception in 2010, where he joined as the Product head.
Microsoft Corp Gets U.S. Supreme Court's Support in Xbox Class Action
Class action cases can lead to larger damages or broader remedies than individual lawsuits. The prospect of winning large damages in a class action can be the only way for consumers to find lawyers to take their cases, so a denial of this certification can effectively end some lawsuits.
Amazon to Expand Counterfeit Removal Programme to Gain Seller Trust
The move reflects Amazon's efforts to court increasingly important third-party sellers. The Seattle-based company takes a commission for retail transactions it enables, and it sells lucrative fulfilment and advertising services to third parties.
Huawei to Spend $300 Million in New Zealand Expansion
With domestic partners in New Zealand, the Chinese company will build a cloud data centre and innovation labs at universities in Christchurch and Wellington.
Apple Unveils iPad Pro, iPhone SE at Lowest Ever Prices
Apple is widely expected to unveil an update to its flagship iPhone this fall that might have new features such as wireless charging, 3-D facial recognition and a curved display.
Moto G5 Blue Sapphire Variant to Launch Soon?
The Moto G5 Blue Sapphire variant is likely to join its Lunar Grey and Fine Gold siblings soon.
NASA Mission to Mars Fund Gets Approval From US President Donald Trump
The bill, known as the NASA Transition Authorization Act, authorised $19.5 billion budget in spending for NASA for the fiscal year 2017.
North Korea Missile Test Fails, Says South Korea
The test-firing was an apparent show of force toward the ongoing US-South Korea military exercises, codenamed Key Resolve and Foal Eagle.
NASA Develops Next-Gen Atomic Clock For Space Exploration
Timekeeping plays a critical role in spacecraft navigation and will be especially important for future deep space missions.
Twitter Shut Six Lakh Terror-Related Accounts in 18 Months
Twitter had announced the blocking of more than 125,000 accounts earlier in 2016 which were primarily related to the Islamic State (IS) extremist group.
200 Million 4G Feature Phones to be Sold in India in Next 5 Years
In terms of hardware revenues, it is a $6 billion opportunity cumulatively over the next five years in India.
Snapdeal Denies Report of Talks with Rivals Flipkart, Paytm for Sale
Snapdeal said last month that it would lay off 600 employees and its founders would forego their salaries.
Apple Refreshes Apple Watch Bands in Bright Colours
Apple refreshed its Watch bands with the addition of fresh and bright band colours that enables users to personalise and customise their Apple Watch.
Red iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus Available in India from April: All You Should Know
The Red iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus will be available through online channels and retail stores in over 40 countries and regions starting Friday.
Xiaomi Redmi 4A First Impression Review: Seems Like A Good Deal For Rs 6,000
Xiaomi Redmi 4A with MIUI 8 aims to delivers the exact user experience of costlier Xiaomi handsets. After using the Xiaomi Redmi 4A for a day, here are our initial impressions. Full review to follow soon.
Gionee A1 With 16MP Front Camera Launched, Pre-Booking Starts March 31
Gionee did not announce the price but said the pre-orders for A1 in India will begin March 31.
WhatsApp Text Status Update is Back: All You Need to Know
WhatsApp had completely changed its ‘Status’ game by bringing in photo and video-based status feature.
Meet Samsung Bixby: The New Voice Assistant to Feature in Samsung Galaxy S8
In a recent statement released by Samsung, it explains how the smart-assistant works and how it will be different from the existing voice assistance technology.
Coolpad Note 5 Lite to Go on Sale Today on Amazon India
The Coolpad Note 5 Lite will go on sale on Amazon.in starting 12PM today and will be available in Gold and Grey colours.
Apple iPhone 7 Plus Retro Edition With Dark Beige Stripes, Apple Rainbow Logo is Here
If the price is kept aside, the iPhone 7 Plus Retro edition is probably the nicest-looking custom iPhone ever been made.
Telecom Operators Seek Relaxation in Q4 Licence Fee Payout
The Cellular Operators Association of India (COAI) has written to the Telecom Department in this regard.
Bill Gates Again World's Richest Man; Donald Trump Slips
Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates once again topped the Forbes magazine list of the world's richest billionaires, while US President Donald Trump slipped more than 200 spots, the magazine said on Monday.
Xiaomi Unveils Second Manufacturing Unit in India in Partnership With Foxconn
Xiaomi will now have a combined production capacity of one phone per second during operational hours.
NPCI Assures Zero Vulnerability of Loopholes in UPI or BHIM
He said the environment in which BHIM or UPI is run by NPCI is highly secure and certified with best global practices like PCI DSS ISO 27001, and have been audited by reputed IT security firms.
Honor 6X Grey Variant With 64 GB Internal Storage Launched at Rs 15,999
The device sports a 5.5-inch full HD (1920X1080p) display and a full metal slim body design (8.2mm thick) with 2.5D glass on the front and curved panel on the back.
Epson Launches SureColor P5000 Inkjet Printer With Precision Dot Screening
The SureColor P5000 can support two different ink configurations. The SureColor P5000 Standard and Designer editions leverage Light Black ink for support of the Epson Advanced Black and White print mode.
Marks And Spencer Pulls Online Ads From Google
It follows a UK government decision to remove its adverts from YouTube -- which is owned by Google -- after it emerged they had appeared alongside content from supporters of extremist groups.
Xiaomi Redmi 4A in Pics: Check Out The New Android Phone For Rs 5,999
Xiaomi Redmi 4A, for a price of Rs 5,999, is powered by a 64-bit 1.4GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 processor along with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage with support for a microSD card.
Tableau Software Releases Tableau 10.2 With Advanced Analytics Capabilities
The new release brings advanced mapping capabilities that make complex geospatial analysis easy, simplifies data prep with new ways to combine and clean data, and gives enterprises more tools to deliver self-service analytics at scale.
Samsung Galaxy S8, S8 Plus: Facial Recognition, Bezel-Less Design And All Else You Need to Know
The leaks were posted by US Blogger Evan Blass on his twitter account, who is known for leaking details about upcoming smartphones.
Qualcomm 205 Mobile Platform Announced, to Bring 4G VoLTE Support to Feature Phones
Qualcomm 205 Mobile Platform are designed to support consumers, micro-enterprises, and others, to economically communicate using advanced LTE data services.
OPPO - Nielsen Research Reveals 6 Out of 10 Mobile Pictures Are Selfies
At an overall level, out of 10 pictures taken with mobiles, 6 are selfies.
Xiaomi Redmi 4A vs Redmi 3S: What's the Best Budget Xiaomi Phone
The Xiaomi Redmi 4A has a 3100 mAh battery while on the Redmi 3S, the company has packed a bigger 4100 mAh battery.
Xiaomi Redmi 4A With 4G VoLTE Support Launched at Rs 5,999
The Xiaomi Redmi 4A is a metal body smartphone and features a 13MP rear camera with LED Flash.
Intex Launches Aqua Trend Lite With 4G VoLTE Support at Rs 5,690
The handset houses a 2600mAh Li-ion battery which allows users to talk up to 8 hours with a standby time of up to 200 hours, as per the company.
Coolpad Sells Over 2 Million Units of Cool 1; Offers Celebratory Discounts
The Cool 1 comes with a dual rear 13-megapixel camera with dual-tone LED flash. It also supports, an 8-megapixel secondary front camera.
Apple's Unnamed 'Wireless Device' is an Electronic Door Reader
The new 175-acre Apple Park near Cupertino will be open to employees from April.
Snapdeal Appoints Jason Kothari as CEO of FreeCharge; Commits $20 Million Investment
In addition to taking on the role of the CEO, Jason will continue his key leadership role as Chief Strategy & Investment Officer at Snapdeal. He will also join the Board of Directors of FreeCharge.
Tata Sky Launches 'Tata Sky World Series' With Italian Series â Gomorrah
Gomorrah will be available to all Tata Sky subscribers for a period of one month via Tata Sky’s Set-Top-Box & Tata Sky Mobile App at no additional cost.
Apple CEO Tim Cook Defends Globalisation During Speech in China
Tim Cook also touched on cyber-security and user privacy, both highly sensitive subjects in China.
New Wi-Fi System to Provide 100 Times Faster Internet
Slow Wi-Fi is a source of irritation that nearly everyone experiences.
NASA Adds Four Teams to Study Solar System
The first group from the University of Colorado will study on robotics, cosmology, astrophysics and heliophysics to advance manned space exploration.
US Man Shot by Police on Facebook Live, Dies
The Facebook video shows Hess asking to speak to the "higher commands" before leaving his car and then as he tries to move, he is shot through his windscreen.
Facebook Likely to Showcase its Hardware Products in April
Facebook is reportedly foraying into consumer hardware products that may involve next-gen cameras.
Uber President Jeff Jones Quits, Deepening Turmoil
Jeff Jones quit less than seven months after joining the San Francisco company, an Uber spokesman said.
Idea-Vodafone Merger: Indiaâs Biggest Telecom Company with 395 mn Base
Idea Cellular Ltd and Vodaphone India announced a merger on Monday. The new merged entity is now the largest telecommunication company in India.
Vodafone India Joins Hands With Amazon Prime Video
Vodafone said it has partnered with Amazon Prime Video India to enable its customers access large selection of Bollywood, Hollywood, regional movies, US TV shows, kids' programming and global Amazon originals.
iPhone SE Available for Rs 19,000: All You Want to Know
Apple iPhone SE is available for as low as Rs 19,999 through the company's authorised offline sellers.
LeEco launches new Super4 TV Series Starting at Rs 46,990
The LeEco Super4 X "ecotvs" offer 4K Panel with HDR10 and wide Colour gamut, high-end processors and high-speed web browsing, 3D gaming and multi-app operations.
Huawei Honor is The Number One Smartphone Brand in China
Huawei Honor gained 23 per cent market share, registering an increase of 18.8 per cent as compared to January last year.
Digital India: It is Time For Reverse Brain Drain to India, Says Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani
"It is high time that our brightest and best brains work for the benefits of India and Indians. We will see a reverse brain drain coming without doubt," said Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani.
Vivo Y66 With 16MP Front Camera, Saavn Pro Subscription Launched For Rs 14,990
The 4G LTE enabled Vivo Y66 smartphone features a 5.5-inch 720p HD display.
Moto G5 Plus Witnesses Record Sales on Flipkart: 50 Units Sold Per Minute
Motorola Moto G5 Plus 3GB RAM + 16GB internal storage variant costs Rs 14,999 while the 4GB RAM + 32GB internal storage variant is priced at Rs 16,999. The device is exclusively available on Flipkart.
Xiaomi Redmi 4A to Launch on Monday For Rs 6,000: All You Need to Know
Xiaomi Redmi 4A smartphone is expected to be Reliance Jio compatible (4G VoLTE support) and will reportedly be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 processor along with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage with support for microSD card.
Tesla Motors Raises $1.2 Billion, 20 Percent More Than Planned
The electric car company said on Wednesday it planned to sell $250 million worth of stock and $750 million in notes.