Sweden Tourism Lists Entire Country on Airbnb
Unlike vacation rentals, there's no booking or money required.
Paytm Payments Bank Launched, Aims at 500 Million Customers in 3 Years
Targeting 500 million customers by 2020, digital payments firm Paytm on Tuesday launched its payments bank with 4 percent interest rate and cashbacks on deposits.
Paytm Payments Bank Launched in Noida: Here is All You Should Know
Renu Satti will be the CEO of Paytm Payments Bank.
EU to Conclude Google Antitrust Cases in Next Few Months
Google has in the past rejected the accusations, saying that its innovations had increased choice for European consumers.
Symantec Says Highly Likely North Korea Group Behind Ransomware Attacks
Analysts have been weighing in with various theories on the identity of those behind WannaCry, and some early evidence had pointed to North Korea.
OYO Launches 'OYO Townhouse' Mid-market Offering in Bengaluru
The company plans to have 25 active OYO Townhouse properties by the end of 2017, in Bengaluru alone.
TCS Creates Solution That Promises to Cut Down Street Lighting Cost by Half
The software, which comes amid a greater thrust on Smart Cities, cuts energy consumption using self-learning algorithms.
Not Running For Office, But Want 'to Learn', Says Mark Zuckerberg
Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg says he is not running for public office but is making a series of public appearances "to learn about people's hopes and challenges."
Xiaomi Redmi 4 Now Available on Amazon.in Starting at Rs 6,999
Xiaomi Redmi 4 comes with a 4100mAh battery, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 octa-core processor and VoLTE support.
Xiaomi Mi Home Opening Sees Rs 5 Crore Sales in 12 Hours in Bengaluru
As per Xiaomi, over 10,000 Mi Fans showed up on the opening day at Mi Home store to purchase Xiaomi phones, ecosystem products, and accessories.
Wearable Device to Monitor Asthma to Come Soon
The researchers believe that the sensor could lead to earlier detection of looming asthma attacks and improve the management of asthma and other respiratory diseases, preventing hospitalisation and death.
ITC Infotech Offers AR Solution For Connected Service
The "Augmented Reality for Connected Service" solution will help customers improve growth while also enabling them to expand their market share.
North Korea Releases Photos of Earth Captured In-Flight by Ballistic Missile
Experts have indicated that five of these photos, that appeared on page 3 of the daily, seem to have been taken when the missile was re-entering the lower atmosphere.
Thailand to Penalize Viewers of Illegal Content Along With Promoters
Thailand has a technology crime suppression police division, which handles inappropriate content and computer crimes that are insulting to the monarchy.
Uber Rider App Revamped With New Features For 29 Cities Across India
The new rider app aims to recapture the clean and simple aesthetics of the original Uber experience, without sacrificing on the choices riders can now expect.
Apple iPhone 8, iPhone 7s, iPhone 7s Plus Mould Leak Hints at AR, VR Features
An interesting thing to note is the vertical camera module on the iPhone 8.
Chinese Firms Capture 49% of Indian Smartphone Market: CMR
Chinese vendors captured 49 percent of the Indian mobile phone handset market in the first quarter of 2017.
Jia Yueting Steps Down as CEO of LeEco, Remains Chairman
Continuing as chairman, Jia will focus on corporate governance, strategic planning and core product innovation.
Xiaomi Redmi 4A vs Xiaomi Redmi 4: Which One is Better?
The Redmi 4A comes with a 3120mAh battery while the Redmi 4 packs a chunkier 4100mAh battery.
Samsung Looking For More Acquisition Opportunities
The world's top maker of memory chips, smartphones and televisions has grown more aggressive in acquiring companies in recent years.
Railways Launches Free Wi-Fi at 28 Stations on Konkan Railway
This initiative is a step towards making a smarter India.
Now a T-shirt to Monitor Your Respiratory Rate
The smart T-shirt has an antenna sewn in at chest level that's made of a hollow optical fibre coated with a thin layer of silver on its inner surface.
Quantum Computing Research Given a Boost by Stanford Team
When a laser strikes the electron, it reveals which way it is spinning by emitting one or more quanta, or particles, of light.
NASA Astronauts to go on Emergency Spacewalk Outside ISS
The station's current five-member crew from the United States, Russia and France were never in any danger.
North Korea's Unit 180, the Cyber Warfare Cell That Worries the West
North Korea has been blamed in recent years for a series of online attacks, mostly on financial networks.
Telecom Subscribers Rise Nearly 1.2 Billion by the End of March: TRAI
Total wireless subscribers increased from 1,164.20 million at the end of February 17 to 1,170.18 million at the end of March 17.
Schools Using Smartphone Technology Against Sexual Assaults
The same technology that keeps kids glued to their smart phones is being used by some schools as protection against sexual assaults.
Facebook's Leaked Documents Show How It is Struggling to Moderate Content
Leaked Facebook Inc documents show how the social media company moderates issues such as hate speech, terrorism, pornography and self-harm.
Softbank-Saudi Tech Fund Becomes World's Biggest With $93 Billion of Capital
Other sectors in which the fund may invest include mobile computing, communications infrastructure, computational biology, consumer internet businesses and financial technology.
Moto C, Moto C Plus Unveiled: Price, Specifications and More
Moto C and Moto C Plus would now represent the budget line-up of Motorola phones.
Aadhaar Numbers Leak: UIDAI Asks CIS to Explain Its Claim
The UIDAI has also asked for details of systems that were involved in downloading and storing of the sensitive data.
H-1B Visas: Nasscom Steps up Lobbying With American Lawmakers
Facing rough weather amid large-scale layoffs and visa curbs in the US, the Indian IT industry body Nasscom has stepped up its lobbying with the American lawmakers.
Hubble Telescope Finds Moon Around Third Largest Dwarf Planet 2007 OR10
The images showed that the moon is gravitationally bound to 2007 OR10 because it moves with the dwarf planet.
Twitter Co-founder Says Sorry For 'Helping Make Trump President'
Trump indicated in March that Twitter played an important role in his election. When asked about that remark, Williams in an interview told the New York Times, "It's a very bad thing, Twitter's role in that."
New Nano-Material to Help Curb Pollution From Vehicles
The technology could play a big role in reducing air pollution around the world, but saw it as being of particular benefit in South Asia and other parts of the developing world.
Ransomware Decrypted: French Researchers Find a Way to Save WannaCry Encrypted Windows Files
Europol said on Twitter that its European Cybercrime Centre had tested the team's new tool and said it was "found to recover data in some circumstances".
IBM Ex-Employee Pleads Guilty to Code Theft Charges
Jiaqiang Xu, 31, pleaded guilty to economic espionage and theft of a trade secret before U.S. District Judge Kenneth Karas in White Plains, New York.
Saturn Moon 'Titan' More Like Mars Than Earth, Show Its River Maps
Outside of Earth, Titan is the only other planetary body in the solar system with actively flowing rivers, though they are fed by liquid methane instead of water.
SpaceX Dragon to Resupply ISS With Crew Supplies, Equipment, Research With June Lift-Off
The flight will deliver investigations and facilities that study neutron stars, osteoporosis, solar panels and tools for Earth-observation.
HAL Basic Trainer's Second Prototype Makes First Flight
The Hindustan Turbo-prop Trainer-40, which made its maiden flight in June 2016, is a basic flying trainer being development by the defence aviation major through its internal resources.
Facebook 'Order Food' Feature to Soon Let Users Place Home Delivery Orders
Facebook has been bullish in market and is on track to hit two billion active monthly users this year.
Facebook Partners With ESL to Live-Stream e-sports
The news came after Facebook announced a tie-up with Major League Baseball (MLB) earlier this week to live stream 20 regular season games on the social network.
Artificial Intelligence Cannot Substitute Qualified Humans: Adobe
Market research firm Gartner recently said that CIOs will have a major role to play in preparing businesses for the impact that AI will have on business strategy and human employment.
Sony Xperia XZs Review: Is Made to Shoot Slow-Motion Videos
For Rs 49,990, buy this phone only if you like shooting videos and click some good images. If you are looking for a performance oriented phone that's well balanced, there are plenty of fish in the sea.
Ransomware Effect: WannaCry Attack is Good Business For Cyber Security Firms
Security experts say hospitals, where the stakes are especially high, represent a case study in how legacy industries need to up their cyber security game.
Apple Warns Chinese Social Media Apps to Disable 'Tip' Function
Apple has now asked the developers to comply with its demands or face the possibility of app updates not hitting the App Store.
London Airport to Get First Digital Air Traffic Control
The new system, due to be completed in 2018, will be tested for a year before becoming fully operational in 2019.
Alibaba Appoints Jack Huang as Mobile Business Group President
During his term, Huang, as head of UCWeb's International Business Department, led UC Browser, the flagship product of UCWeb, to become one of the world's top three mobile browsers with over 420 million global monthly active users (MAUs).
Microsoft India to Provide Azure Cloud Services to NGOs
To drive greater inclusion, Microsoft India partnered with NASSCOM Foundation to organise an "Azure for Good" workshop here.
Google Now Shows You Around Italy in a VR Tour
Art lovers and Italophiles can explore Italy without leaving home using Google's VR Cardboard.
Xiaomi Redmi 4 Review: The Best Budget Smartphone of 2017
Xiaomi Redmi 4 carries forward the legacy of Redmi smartphones that have been catering to the budget conscious buyers.
Nanotechnology to End Crease Lines From Wool in a New Textile Project
The brand aims to fuse fashion with science to develop a crease-resistant wool fiber which will "prevent felting so that the fabric can be machine washable while retaining wool's natural hygroscopic features".
Chinese Smartphone Makers Threaten Indian Manufacturers With 180% Revenue Growth
Samsung of South Korea and the Chinese Itel and Xiaomi were the top market players with 27 percent, nine percent and six percent market share, respectively, in terms of volume.
WannaCry Ransomware Attack: Recover Data For Free by Using This Software From Stellar
WannaCry ransomware data can be recovered either using "Stellar Phoenix Windows Data Recovery Free Edition" or by subscribing to the company's professional lab services in India and Europe.
T-Mobile Sees Benefits in Merger With Sprint
T-Mobile US Inc would benefit from greater scale in the industry if it were to combine with rival Sprint Corp.
Experts Question North Korea Role in WannaCry Cyberattack
Despite bits and pieces of evidence that suggest a possible North Korea link, experts warn there is nothing conclusive yet.
Sweden Drops 7-yr-old Rape Probe Against Assange, But He Can be Arrested
Swedish prosecutors said on Friday that they had closed a seven-year rape investigation into WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange.
How Microsoft Made Money With WannaCry Ransomware Patch
The software giant only sent the free security update -- or patch -- to users of the most recent version of the Windows 10 operating system, the report said.
LG G6 Receives Price Cut, Available for Rs 41,990 Now
LG G6 is being seen as the direct competition to Samsung Galaxy S8.
Researchers Warn Against Betting on Carbon Removal Technologies For Climate Goals
This trend puts in doubt efforts to keep climate change damages from sea level rise, heat waves, drought and flooding in check.
Zomato Hack: 5 Important Cybersecurity Lessons to Learn
The Zomato database leak revealed Name, Usernamers, UserIDs, Email IDs and password hashes with salt. What can you do prevent?
Tips & Tricks: How to Monitor Your Facebook News Feed For Relevant Content
If you are generally not happy with the kind of content that you see on your News Feed every day, it is high time you make some changes and set your account straight. Here are some simple ways with which you can do exactly that:
Twitter Back Online After Intermittent Outages [Update]
Twitter is yet to officially acknowledge the server outage. While the service seems to be back online, several users are still not able to Retweet posts.
Qualcomm Demonstrates 'On-The-Run Charging' For Electric Vehicles
Based on the Qualcomm Halo wireless electric vehicle charging technology (WEVC), Qualcomm Technologies designed and built a wireless DEVC system capable of charging an electric vehicle (EV) dynamically at up to 20 kilowatts at highway speeds.
Samsung Sells Over 10 Million Galaxy S8
Samsung is planning to launch the smartphone in around 120 countries by the end of May.
LinkedIn Survey Names Flipkart as The Most Sought-after Employer
LinkedIn further said that many of the good employers have one thing in common -- they reward their employees well.
Karnataka Government Offers Full Support to Apple's Made in India iPhone Production
Apple has also announced opening of 'App Accelerator' in Bengaluru.
Reliance Jio, Punjab Government Sign MoU to Offer Free Wi-Fi in Technical Institutes
The Punjab government on Thursday signed an MoU with Reliance Jio to provide free Wi-Fi facility in all state-run engineering colleges, industrial training institutes and polytechnics.
Avast Warns of Cyber Attacks on Routers and IoT Devices
Vulnerable appliances include TV sets, audio systems, coffee machines and toys, according to the Prague-based company.
Flipkart, Amazon Witness Multifold Growth During Special Sales
Amazon, too, had said it saw significant growth in shoppers coming to its platform during May 11-14.
Can Amazon Fire Tablets Revive The Dying Tablet Market?
In the case of the Fire 7 tablet, prices will start at just $49.99, while its larger sibling, complete with quad-core processor and 1-million pixel 8-inch display will cost from $79.99.
Even 'Dumb AI' Can Boost Human Performance
In a series of experiments using teams of human players and robotic AI players, the inclusion of "bots" boosted the performance of human groups and the individual players.
Cabinet Approves 10 Heavy Water Reactors to Boost Nuclear Power
The government had in July 2014 set a target of taking nuclear power capacity to over 14,000 MW by 2024.
UNHCR Announces Refugee Camp With Renewable Energy
The solar plant allows UNHCR to provide electricity to the 20,000 Azraq camp residents for free.
NASA Study Reveals Man-Made Bubble Around Earth
A certain type of communications -- very low frequency, or VLF, radio communications -- were found to interact with particles in space, affecting how and where they move.
Apple iPad Mini Might Get Dumped From iPad Line-up Soon
Launched in 2012, but with no updates since 2015, the iPad mini 7.9-inch tablet was used by Apple to compete with Google's Nexus 7 and Amazon's Kindle Fire in the small tablet market which was booming at that time.
Paytm Raises $1.4 Billion From SoftBank
China's Alibaba, which counts SoftBank as its biggest investor, already holds a stake in Paytm.
Nasscom Denies Mass IT Layoffs; Warns Employees to 'Re-Skill or Perish'
Over the past few weeks, there have been reports suggesting that over 50,000 people could be laid off this year from companies like Wipro, Infosys and Cognizant.
Bose Introduces New Revolve Bluetooth Speakers starting at Rs 19,900
Both the speakers feature an IPX4-rating to withstand spills, rain, and pool splashes and rugged durability to survive dings, drops, and bumps.
Lenovo Legion Gaming Series Launched in India Starting at Rs 92,490
Both laptops are equipped with up to 7th Gen Intel Core i7 CPU and the latest NVIDIA discrete graphics cards.
Samsung Z4 With Dual Back Covers Launched For Rs 5,790
Samsung Z4 offers a combination of 5-megapixel + 5-megapixel front and rear cameras along with built-in editing options like beauty mode, live filters and profile template.
Google Android O Preview: Smart Text Selection, Picture-in-Picture, Android Go And More
Android O, coming later this year aims to bring more fluid experiences to users, as well as improvements to areas of the phone called “vitals” like battery life and security.
ALT Balaji, Ola Play Partner For In-Car Entertainment For Ola Users
Present in cities such as Bengaluru, Delhi, Mumbai, and Hyderabad, ALTBalaji aims to engage with Ola customers through this partnership.
Acer India Appoint Rajeev Chandrashekar as Director of Consumer Products
Prior to joining Acer, he served as the Head – Electronics/ Mobiles & Home products at TATA CLiQ. He had also previously worked with Croma for 9 years.
Facebook Faces 110 Million Euro Fine by EU Over Deceptive WhatsApp Data
Facebook had said it could not automatically match user accounts on its namesake platform and WhatsApp but two years later launched a service that did exactly that.
ExtraTorrent Shuts Down Permanently
A recent post on the website's homepage displayed a farewell message to its visitors clearly stating that the torrent website has "shut down permanently" with all its mirrors going offline.
Google I/O 2017: Google Shifts Focus to Google Assistant, Apps, AI
Google executives delivered a broad-based update to their product portfolio which also included a slate of new features for the Google Home speaker, a job search tool and even a set of new virtual reality headsets.
Zomato Hacked, 17 Million User Records Stolen
Restaurant search and discovery giant Zomato on Wednesday announced that 17 million user records were stolen from its database.
Google Takes On Apple Siri by Bringing Google Assistant to iPhones
Google, Apple and Amazon.com Inc are competing to establish the dominant voice-powered digital assistant.
Google I/0 2017: Key Announcements on Android O, YouTube, Google Assistant And More
Google I/O 2017 keynote will be spearheaded by CEO Sundar Pichai. Google I/O will set the tone for Android developers this year. For this and more stay tuned to this live blog.
Apple iPhone SE Made in India Model Coming This Month: Report
Apple iPhone SE was launched in India for a price of Rs 39,999 last year in April. The current price of the 32GB Space Grey variant of the iPhone SE is around Rs 22,000.
British Prison to Place Anti-Drone Dome to Tackle Smuggling Through Air
The Channel Island of Guernsey is installing an "invisible dome" above its prison to stop mobile phones, drugs and weapons being smuggled in.
Dell Launches VR Gaming Series With Alienware 15, 17 And Aurora R6
Dell Inspiron range features latest Intel processors for an enhanced gaming performance, NVIDIA GeForce graphics and an advanced thermal cooling design.
Body Weight Scales May Soon Measure up to 20 Health Parameters
The researchers are now improving the model by adding new functions and parameters.
Ransomware Initiators Now Plan to Sell World's Biggest Tech Secrets
In the blog post, the group said it was setting up a "monthly data dump" and that it could offer tools to break into web browsers, network routers, phone handsets, plus newer exploits for Windows 10 and data stolen from central banks.
Yahoo Set to Buy Back $3 Billion Shares
Yahoo said its directors and executive officers will not tender any shares in the buyback offer.
Twitter Co-Founder Biz Stone Returns to Company
Twitter Chief Executive Jack Dorsey had asked him to come back to work at the company.
Instagram Update Brings Face Filters, Creative Camera Tools
Instagram also rolled out creative tools in the camera. Users can now make videos that play in reverse with "Rewind," a new camera format next to "Boomerang" and "Hands-Free."
India Ready to Lead IoT Industry: IT Secretary
Organised by the Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET) India, the 'IoT India Congress' is country's largest platform for accelerating business outcomes in IoT.
Ransomware Effect: New Lenovo Customers to Get Stellar Data Recovery Software
Stellar will offer its most robust data recovery software ‘Stellar Phoenix Windows Data Recovery' to Lenovo's customers in the country and protect their data for lifetime.
Earth-Sized Exoplanet - Proxima b Can Support Life, Says Study
The planet was only discovered in August 2016, and is thought to be of similar size to Earth, creating the possibility that it could have an 'Earth-like' atmosphere.
SpaceX Successfully Launches Heavy Communication Satellite
"Successful deployment of Inmarsat-5 Flight 4 to a Geostationary Transfer Orbit confirmed," SpaceX tweeted.
NASA Mars Rover Reaches Target Destination of Extended Mission
As the rover approached the upper end of "Perseverance Valley" in early May, images from its cameras began showing parts of the area in greater resolution than what can be seen in images taken from the orbit above Mars.
Volvo Partners With Google to Create Next Generation Infotainment System
Volvo is also collaborating with Google on another initiative to update recent Volvo models by adding Google Local Search, a location-based service application.
Google Doodle Celebrates Antikythera - World's First Computer
The crank-powered device was way ahead of its time -- its components are as intricate as those of some 18th-century clocks.
Facebook to Refund Advertisers Video Ad Link Bug
The bug occurred when people were on mobile web browsers on smartphones, not on the desktop or in the Facebook mobile app.
BlackBerry Working With Automakers to Develop Security Service
The service could be launched as early as next year, generating about $10 a month per vehicle for BlackBerry.
Xiaomi Mi Router 3C Launched: Here is All You Need to Know
Xiaomi mentions 3 key components upon which the router has been designed – Smart Features, Range and Speed.
Xiaomi Redmi 4 Launched For Rs 6,999: All You Need to Know
Xiaomi Redmi 4 smartphone runs Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 SoC and will be available starting May 23, 12pm Amazon.in and Mi.com in Matte Black and Elegant Gold colours.
Device That Turns Polluted Air Into Auto Fuel
The device uses light and a special catalyst to clean polluted air, but at the same time produces hydrogen that can then be used to power hydrogen fuel cell vehicles.
Xiaomi Redmi 4 First Impressions Review: Big Battery, Smart Looks
Xiaomi Redmi has been catering to the budget-conscious users and the new Redmi 4 also fits the bill.
No Substantial Impact of WannaCry on Indian IT System: Secretary
The impact of WannaCry ransomware attack has been limited to five or six isolated instances so far and there are no reports of any substantial disruption to India's IT backbone, the government said on Tuesday.
Indian-origin Google Techie Links Ransomware Attack to North Korea
The code, published on Twitter, is exclusive to North Korean hackers, researchers said.
HTC U11 First Impressions Review: Squeezes Itself in the Samsung Galaxy S8 Space
The HTC 11 smartphone has a 12 million Ultrapixel camera and a large pixel size of 1.4Qm and f 1.7 aperture, an Ultra speed AF sensor, OIS and EIS.
HTC U11 Launched: All You Need to Know About The World's First Squeezable Phone
HTC has also introduced what it calls the UltraSpeed focus along with a 12-megapixel rear camera.
Xiaomi Redmi 4 Launched at Rs 6,999 Along With Mi Router 3C For Rs 1,199
Xiaomi Redmi 4 has a 5-inch HD display (720 X 1280) and is powered by an Octa-core Snapdragon 430 chipset. Here are live updates from the launch event.
HTC U11: The Next HTC Flagship Phone is Here
The next HTC smartphone is said to include a 5.5-inch WQHD 2560 x 1440 display.
Researchers See Possible North Korea Link to 'WannaCry' Ransomware
Symantec and Kaspersky Lab said that some code in an earlier version of the WannaCry software had also appeared in programs used by the Lazarus Group, which researchers have identified as a North Korea-run hacking operation.
Nokia 3310 Launched: Here's the Final Price, Specifications and More
The 2017 version of Nokia 3310 is a feature phone and would retail at Rs 3310.
WhatsApp, which was acquired by Facebook in 2014, claimed before the apex court that it was being “targeted” because it was the most successful among various similar platforms operating in India.
Putin Says Russia Not Involved in WannaCry Ransomware Cyber-Attack, Blames United States
The US has accused Russia in the past of mounting several cyber-attacks.
First New Shade of Blue in 200 Years to Be Turned Into Crayola Crayon
These characteristics, as well as its non-toxicity, make the new pigment versatile for a variety of commercial products.
WannaCry: Officers in Sensitive Field Asked to Use Stand-alone Computers
Over two lakh systems globally could have been infected by the malicious software that blocks access to data unless a ransom is paid.
Expert Who Beat WannaCry Cyberattack Says He's no Hero
A young British computer expert credited with cracking the WannaCry cyberattack told The Associated Press he doesn't consider himself a hero but fights malware because "it's the right thing to do."
Cyberattack Wave Ebbs, But Experts See Risk of More
The "ransomware" cyberattack that has hit companies and governments around the world ebbed in intensity on Monday, though experts warned that new versions of the virus could emerge.
How is a Virus Different From a Malware? Find Out Here
From ransomware to kill switch, here are explanations of some of the terms used in stories on the massive attack by the WannaCry worm.
Wal-Mart Rushing to Catch Amazon in E-Commerce Race
A bit more than half of all funds spent online in the United States now goes to Amazon.
Facebook Criticised For Censoring Anti-Islamic Content
The banned pages were formed to band together ex-Muslims to denounce their former religion.
Facebook CFO Urges Government to Help Working Mothers
In a Facebook post, Sheryl Sandberg said both the government and employers should make an extra effort to help parents, especially single mothers.
SpaceX Targets Launch of Its Heaviest Ever Communications Satellite on Monday
Weighing in at nearly 13,500 pounds (6,123.4 kgs) atop the rocket, the fourth Inmarsat-5 satellite will be the heaviest load lofted by a Falcon 9 yet.
WannaCry Ransomware: Why You Should Worry And How to Fight The Cyber-Attack
CERT guidelines on how to stay safe from the ransomware and how to tackle it if it infects your system.
WhatsApp Fined $3.3 Million by Italy For User Data Sharing Policy
All 28 European Union data protection authorities asked WhatsApp last year to stop sharing users' data with Facebook.
Japan Wakes up to Global 'Ransomware' Cyberattack
Nissan Motor Co confirmed today some units had been targeted, but there was no major impact on its business.
Idea Posts First Full-year Loss in Face of Stiff Tariff War
Idea Cellular also blamed tsunami of minutes terminating on Idea network from the new operator, resulting in overall higher ratio of incoming minutes.
CERT-In Warns Users Against 'Wannacry' Ransomware
The cyber sleuths agency advised users to apply patches to their Windows systems in order to prevent its infection and spread.
Apple Buys Artificial Intelligence Firm Lattice Data For $200 Million
US tech giant Apple has acquired Lattice Data, a specialist in turning unstructured “dark data”.
Sony MDR-XB950B1 Review: Extra Bass You Can Celebrate
The ambient sound isolation capability of the MDR-XB950B1 is impressive even as there is no active noise cancellation.
World Braces For More Ransomware Attacks as Work Week Begins
Europol executive director Rob Wainwright said the situation could worsen on Monday when workers return to their offices after the weekend and log on.
Tips & Tricks: How to Search YouTube Like a Pro
There are set methods to help you surf through YouTube videos in a smarter way.
Snapchat Founder Evan Spiegel, Miranda Kerr To Tie The Knot Soon
The former Victoria's Secret Angel, 34, and the Snapchat founder, 26, announced their engagement in July 2016 after more than a year of dating.
Microsoft Inks Pact With Uno Minda for Vehicle Technologies
Microsoft will help Uno Minda to develop technologies that will bring together artificial intelligence (AI) and advanced machine learning and the Internet of Things (IoT) .
Sky Diving From a Super-Powered Drone Now a Reality
The powerful drone measuring 3.2 square metres sports 16 rotors. Weighing 70 kilogrammes (154 pounds), it can lift up to 200 kilos.
Chinese PG Students to Live in Lunar-Like Environment For Future Human Moon Probe
The volunteers will live in the sealed lab to simulate a long-term, self-contained space mission with no input from the outside world
Indian Standards For 5G Connectivity to be Ready by 2018
Connected devices, digitised lifestyle where almost every aspect of human life will be consumed digitally calls for a new paradigm shift in telecommunication eco-system.
England NHS Hospitals Hit by Large Scale Cyber-Attack; Emergency Cases Diverted
The IT systems of NHS sites across the country on Friday appear to have been simultaneously hit, with a pop-up message demanding a ransom in exchange for access to the PCs.
South Asia Satellite Dilemma: Nepal Yet to Figure Out The Upside
Nepal and India had signed a MoU in March 2016, stating no objection to the launching of the satellite and that Nepal was eager to benefit from it.
Facebook Group to Now Have Entry Level Questions For Users Wanting to Join
This allows admins to screen the potential member and make sure the added member does not troll or spam the Group.
WhatsApp Fined by Italy Antitrust Body Over Customer Data Terms
All 28 European Union data protection authorities asked WhatsApp last year to stop sharing users' data with Facebook due to doubts over the validity of users' consent.
How You Can Fight 'Ransomware' That Has Crippled Computers in 70 Countries
Malware is a general term that refers to software that's harmful to your computer
Data Held for Ransom in 70 Countries; Massive Cyber Attack Hits Russia Hard
The attack hit Britain's health service, forcing affected hospitals to close wards and emergency rooms. Related attacks were reported in Spain, Portugal and Russia.
IT Department Launches New E-facility to Link Aadhaar with PAN
Aadhaar is issued by the UIDAI to a resident of India, PAN is a ten-digit alphanumeric number issued in the form of a laminated card by the IT department.
Infosys Defers Salary Hikes to July, Even Later For Senior Executives
Infosys has deferred salary hikes for employees to July and even later in case of senior executives as the Indian tech industry struggles to cope with uncertain environment and visa-related issues in key markets like the US.
Xiaomi 'Mi Home' Launched in Bengaluru as a First For Offline Sales; 100 More to Come
Xiaomi will offer all its products launched in India, from smartphones to other connected devices like the Mi band in its offline 'Mi' stores.
Amazon Great Indian Sale: iPhone 6s at Rs 34,999, Moto G5 at Rs 10,999 and More
The Amazon Great Indian sale is on and there are pretty impressive tech deals that you can check out.
Over 50% of Our Employees in US Are Locals: HCL Technologies
The US had recently accused Indian firms, Infosys and TCS, of unfairly cornering the lion's share of America's H-1B work visas.
Verizon Beats AT&T to Buy Spectrum Holder Straight Path
The spectrum is particularly important for 5G broadband services that AT&T and Verizon hope to launch.
India to Monitor Ocean Pollution With Automated System
INCOIS is an autonomous body under the Ministry of Earth Sciences (MoES). The proposal is already with the MoES and initial approvals have been given.
US President Donald Trump's Tweets 'Important', Says Twitter CEO
Dorsey told NBC's host Willie Geist that people must directly hear the conversation from those in-charge then having them behind closed doors.
China, India Plans for Electric Cars Threaten to Cut Gasoline Demand
Refiners also still see strong oil demand from heavy industry.
Airtel, Micromax Join Hands, to Offers 1 Year Free 4G Service on Canvas 2
Telecom major Bharti Airtel will offer one year free 4G service along with unlimited calling within its network to buyers of Micromax Canvas 2.
Russian Blogger Convicted for Playing Pokemon Go in Church
A Russian blogger was convicted of inciting religious hatred for playing "Pokemon Go" in a church, and given a suspended sentence.
Twitter Can Help Track Flu Spread in Real Time
Your tweets could help track the spread of seasonal flu in real time, say scientists who have developed a new model that uses Twitter posts.
Xiaomi, China Telecom to Offer Smart Home Services
Chinese technology giant Xiaomi and telecom operator China Telecom have signed a cooperation agreement to develop smart home services.
CCI to Probe Airtel, Vodafone, Idea for Cartelisation Against Reliance Jio
The Competition Commission has ordered a detailed probe against major telecom players for allegedly trying to block the entry of newcomer Reliance Jio.
Apple iTunes Coming to Windows 10, 10 S Devices
Microsoft Windows 10 or 10 S users will not have to install the regular desktop iTunes app to sync their iPhones or play Apple Music.
Microsoft Announces Next Major Windows 10 Update With Project Neon
Microsoft Windows 10 Fall Creators Update will be available later this year and is focused on delivering "innovative experience" and a new design language.
Build 2017: Microsoft Unveils Its Mixed Reality Motion Controllers
Microsoft Windows Mixed Reality motion controllers requires no markers and will not work with HoloLens.
Louis Vuitton, Mark Jacobs And Other LVMH Brands' E-Commerce Website to be Launched Soon
The e-commerce platform has been dubbed "24 Sevres" — taking inspiration from the Rue de Sevres location of upmarket department store Le Bon Marche in Paris' chic 7th arrondissement.
CloudWalker Launches 55-inch Smart TV Starting at Rs 54,999
Both the flat and curved versions come with 4K resolution, Dolby Digital Sound technology, Bluetooth, Dual-Band Wi-Fi, 8 GB storage and 1GB RAM.
Snapdeal-Flipkart Merger: Approval Said to Have Been Given by Nexus to SoftBank
Companies like Flipkart and Snapdeal could face more heat in the coming days.
German Cyber Agency Chides Yahoo for Not Helping Hacking Probe
The U.S. Justice Department in March charged two Russian intelligence agents and two hackers for masterminding the 2014 theft of 500 million Yahoo accounts.
Flipkart Big 10 Sale: E-commerce Site Expects Five-Fold Increase in Transactions
In April, Flipkart received a funding of $1.4 billion from eBay, Microsoft, and Tencent.
Uber Deemed Transport Service by EU Top Court Adviser
Uber provides a transport service and must be licensed, an adviser to the European Union's top court said.
TCS Denies Downsizing, Plans to Create More Jobs
Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) has ruled out laying off employees in the near future and instead plans to create more jobs.
Panasonic Expects Auto to Boost Annual Profit
Panasonic, which marks its 100th anniversary next year, is shifting its focus to corporate clients such as automakers to escape price competition in lower-margin consumer electronics.
HCL Tech Q4 Net Rises 27% at Rs 2,475 Crore
HCL registered a net profit of Rs 1,938.66 crore in the January- March 2016 quarter
National Technology Day of India: Why it is Celebrated on May 11
The nuclear tests that took place on May 11, 1998, saw late President of India, Dr APJ Abdul Kalam leading the Indian team of scientists to successfully test-fire the Shakti-1 nuclear missile at Rajasthan’s Pokhran test range.
Honor 6X Gets Price Cut: Here's All You Should Know
Honor 6X runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow along with Huawei's own EMUI 4.1.
Facebook Update: Low-Quality Web Pages Cut From News Feed
The update is in line with the social media giant's efforts to check misinformation and hate content.
Apple Plans $1 Billion Expansion at Data Centre in Nevada
Apple was awarded $89 million in state property and sales tax abatements when it committed to the data centre in 2012.
Apple iPhone 7 World's Best Selling Smartphone in Quarter 1, 2017
Apple iPhone 7 Plus, with a bigger screen and higher price, shipped 17.4 million units for second place and 5 per cent market share worldwide in first quarter of 2017.
Tesla's Solar Roof Tiles Pre-Order Begins
It generates solar energy without the need for traditional rooftop panels, will be pricier than a conventional roof but will look better and ultimately pay for itself.
Honor 8 Lite Review: A Phone Made To Flaunt At Rs 17,999
It's a Lite version of the popular Honor 8. The phone is available on sale offline and is priced at Rs 17,999.
European Union to Launch More E-Commerce Antitrust Investigations
The European Union plans to launch more antitrust investigations into e-commerce companies.
Snapchat's Growth Stalls Under Facebook's Shadow
Facebook has been bent on copying Snapchat ever since the social media giant tried unsuccessfully in 2013 to buy it.
Honor 8 Lite With 4GB RAM Launched in India at Rs 17,999
This is a dual-SIM device which is 4G ready as well as offers support for VoLTE.
Samsung Electronics Appoints New Mobile Marketing Chief as Part of Reshuffle
Samsung It did not announce any major structural changes to its business divisions.
Microsoft Build 2017 Day 1: Top 10 Announcements From The Keynote
Here are top 10 announcements from the Day 1 of Microsoft Build 2017 developer conference.
Microsoft Build 2017: CEO Satya Nadella Paves The Way For Intelligent Cloud
Microsoft also announced new Azure data and cloud services to help developers quickly modernise their existing apps along with new data, IoT edge and AI services.
Microsoft Build 2017: Key Announcements on Cloud, AI, Bots And More
Microsoft Build 2017 developer conference aims to further cement Microsoft's vision of a "Mobile-First, Cloud-First" landscape. Watch Build 2017 keynote live with updates.
Amazon Great Indian Sale â Sneak Peek
Customers with more than Rs 500 Amazon Pay balance are automatically eligible for a contest where lucky customers can win Rs 1 lakh every hour.
Asus Launches Zenfone Go 5.5 in India at Rs 8,499
Equipped with a Qualcomm 8916 Quad-core processor, Adreno 306 GPU and 2 GB RAM, the smartphone has 3000mAh battery for extended use.
Rising Pune Supergiant's Rahul Tripathi Loves Playing Stick Cricket on His Phone
In his first ever selfie interview where he talks about how he interacts with his fans on social media, loves to listen to music and also play Stick Cricket on his phone.
Online Gaming Industry in India to Reach $1 Billion by 2021: Report
With an 117 percent spike in searches for online games by Indians, it is estimated that the current online gamer base of 120 million gamers in 2016 will grow to 310 million by 2021.
Apple Acquires Sleep-Tracking App 'Beddit'
Beddit is designed to monitor daily sleep habits through the iPhone.
Microsoft Build 2017 Begins Today: Here's How to Watch it Live
The two-day conference will see keynotes, including announcements from CEO Satya Nadella.
Modi Launches Digitised System for Apex Court to Go Paperless
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday launched the Integrated Case Management Information System (ICMIS) to help the apex court go paperless.
Amazon Trounces Rivals in Battle of the Shopping 'Bots'
Wal-Mart relies on computer programs that scan prices on competitor's websites so it can adjust its listings accordingly.
Twitter Elevates Taranjeet Singh as Country Director for India
Twitter counts India among its top five audience markets globally.
Apple Begins Sending Out Press Invites for WWDC 2017: Here's is What to Expect?
is a departure from past events that have long been held in San Francisco at the Moscone Center.