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Intel hires Tim McDonough as VP, GM of client computing business

San Francisco, June 6 | Business-to-business marketing veteran Tim McDonough has joined Intel as the Vice President and General Manager of marketing for consumer...

Heart health of Indians improved during lockdown: Fitbit data

New Delhi, June 5 | Even as physical activities declined during Covid-19 lockdown, resting heart rate of Indians improved, a key metric that...

Apple suppliers developing OLED displays with low-power tech

San Francisco, June 5 | Apple's supply chain partners are reportedly developing new OLED displays for the 2021 iPhones with low-power LTPO technology.According to...

Now enjoy Urdu shayari on Amazon Alexa (Lead)

New Delhi, June 5 | Rekhta Foundation on Friday launched its own Amazon Alexa skill where poetry lovers can enjoy hundreds of Urdu poems...

Ola commits Rs 500 crore over 1 year to make rides...

New Delhi, June 5 | Ride-hailing major Ola on Friday pledged Rs 500 crore over the next year towards various initiatives globally to...

Not enjoy Urdu shayari on Amazon Alexa

New Delhi, June 5 | Rekhta Foundation on Friday launched its own Amazon Alexa skill where poetry lovers can enjoy hundreds of Urdu poems...

US antitrust probes in Google expand to include Search: Report

San Francisco, June 5 | The US federal and state authorities which are investigating Google may have expanded the scope of their antitrust probes...

Google elevates Prabhakar Raghavan as head of Search, Assistant

San Francisco, June 5 | Google has announced to make Prabhakar Raghavan, head of Ads and Commerce, as new head of Search and Assistant.Raghavan...

BYJU’s among world’s top 10 education apps downloaded during lockdown

New Delhi, June 5 | Ed-tech platform BYJU'S said on Friday it has ranked among the world's top 10 most downloaded education apps on...

WhatsApp rival Telegram adds new enhancement features

New Delhi, June 5 | WhatsApp's closest rival Telegram on Friday launched a slew of new features including in-app Video Editor, two-step verification, animated...

VMware to acquire network security company Lastline

San Francisco, June 5 | Global enterprise software major VMware has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire US-based network security company Lastline.The transaction...

Instagram partners Swiggy, Zomato to help small restaurants

New Delhi, June 4 | Facebook-owned Instagram on Thursday announced its partnership with online food delivery platforms Swiggy and Zomato to support small businesses...

Rs 60 lakh is the cost to recover data after ransomware...

New Delhi, June 4 | Ransomware remains the single biggest threat for organisations globally and an average ransomware attack costs over $80,000 (a little...

Lockdown period helped us grow business, say digital marketers

New Delhi, June 4 | During the time of Covid-19 pandemic when most of enterprises have cut down on traditional marketing and...

Google clarifies why it removed Mitron, ‘Remove China Apps’

New Delhi, June 4 | With the scrapping of Mitron and Remove China Apps from its Play Store gaining a lot of attention in...

SpaceX puts 60 new Starlink Internet satellites into orbit

San Francisco, June 4 | SpaceX has confirmed the successful deployment of a new batch of 60 Starlink internet satellites into orbit. "Successful deployment of...

Avast warns of 3 ‘fleeceware’ apps on Apple App Store

New Delhi, June 3 | Digital security provider Avast on Wednesday said it had discovered and reported three apps to Apples App Store, which...

Huawei patents smartphone with under-display selfie camera

Beijing, June 3 | Chinese smartphone maker Huawei has reportedly filed a patent for smartphones with an under-display selfie camera.The Chinese tech giant filed...

Facebook, Paypal eye digital payments market in Southeast Asia (Ld)

San Francisco/New Delhi, June 3 | With an aim to cement their position in the fast-growing digital payments market in Southeast Asia, Facebook and...

Xiaomi leads wristbands market in India with 41.9% share in Q1

New Delhi, June 3 | Xiaomi has maintained its lead in the wristbands category with 41.9 per cent market share in Q1 2020 in...

Trump’s social media order violates free speech, claims lawsuit

San Francisco, June 3 | In one of the first lawsuits challenging the executive order on preventing online censorship signed by US President Donald...

New Microsoft programme to empower agritech startups in India

New Delhi, June 3 | Microsoft on Wednesday launched a new programme to help agritech startups in India build industry-specific solutions, scale and grow...

Apple fixes outage preventing users from accessing iCloud storage

San Francisco, June 3 | Apple on Wednesday resolved an unknown issue in iCloud that prevented users from accessing the cloud storage and syncing...

Plasma therapy safe, effective for severe Covid-19 patients: Study

New York, June 3 | A new trial has found that convalescent plasma therapy is a safe treatment option for patients with severe Covid-19...

Android 11’s first beta lands early for some Pixel users

San Francisco, June 3 | Google has accidentally pushed the first Android 11 beta to some Pixel owners. It was scheduled to launch via...

Facebook says not sharing users’ data with researchers, academics

San Francisco, June 3 | Facebook on Wednesday stressed it is not collecting or sharing personal or location data of its users with partners...

IT spending in India to plummet 8% in 2020: Gartner

Mumbai, June 3 | Due to Covid-19 pandemic impact, IT spending in India will total $83.5 billion, a decline of 8.1 per cent in...

Realme Narzo 10: Decent companion for early gamers

By Md Waquar HaiderNew Delhi, June 3 | The late arrival of Realme Narzo series owing to Covid-19 lockdown has only made fans more...

‘Microsoft Teams to increase visible participants limit to 49’

San Francisco, June 3 | Microsoft Teams is planning to expand its gallery view for video calls by bringing Teams video to 49 visible...

After Mitron, Google Play Store takes down ‘Remove China Apps’

New Delhi, June 3 | After removing the Mitron app, Google Play Store has now taken down the 'Remove China Apps' designed to help...

Adobe hires Nitin Singhal to head India Digital Experience business

New Delhi, June 3 | Software major Adobe on Tuesday appointed Salesforce senior executive Nitin Singhal as its Head of Digital Experience Business for...

Google adds Advanced Protection Programme to Nest devices

San Francisco, June 3 | Google has announced that its Advanced Protection Programme (APP) is now available for Nest smart home devices.Google's Advanced Protection...

Despite concerns, Zoom sales boom amid Covid-19 pandemic

New Delhi, June 3 | Surrounded by concerns over privacy and security issues, video meet app Zoom has reported $328.2 million in revenue for...

Google faces $5bn lawsuit over tracking users in Incognito Mode

San Francisco, June 3 | Google is facing a $5 billion lawsuit in the US over claims that the Search engine giant collected user...

Facebook, Instagram users can now add music to posts from Saregama

New Delhi, June 3 | Saregama on Wednesday announced a global deal with the social networking giant where Facebook and Instagram users can...

Facebook, Paypal invest in Indonesian ride-hailing, digital payments firm Gojek

San Francisco, June 3 | Facebook and Paypal have announced to invest in Gojek, Indonesias first and fastest growing app for ordering food, shopping,...

Facebook CEO again defends decision on not flagging Trump post

San Francisco, June 3 | As outrage grows within the company to take action on a controversial post by US President Donald Trump, Facebook...

Chuck Robbins postpones flagship Cisco Live, donates $5mn to fight racism

San Francisco, June 2 | Expressing solidarity with protests against the death of African-American George Floyd, global networking major Cisco on Tuesday announced to...

Microsoft finally gives developer credit for new Windows Package Manager

San Francisco, June 2 | Microsoft has finally given an independent app developer due credit for its new Windows Package Manager after he accused...

Call the elevator by a WhatsApp message

Chennai, June 2 | Can you call an elevator to go to a particular floor with a WhatsApp message?"Yes", said Amit Gossain, Managing Director,...

Facebook’s Manage Activity tool to help users archive, delete old posts

San Francisco, June 2 | Facebook on Tuesday introduced a new feature called Manage Activity to help billions of users archive or trash their...

Choline helps lower effects of Covid-19 on newborns: Study

New York, June 2 | Pregnant women who take extra choline supplements may be able to mitigate the negative impact viral respiratory infections, including...

ASUS launches new TUF gaming laptops, ROG desktops

New Delhi, June 2 | Taiwanese electronics major ASUS on Tuesday launched a new range of TUF gaming laptops A15 and A17, featuring the...

54% of online videos watched in India are in Hindi: YouTube

New Delhi, June 2 | About 54 per cent of online videos that Indians watch are in Hindi, while English is preferred by only...

Media firms lose appeal over Facebook defamation ruling in Australia

Sydney, June 1 | A New South Wales court upheld a decision that ruled that news outlets can be held responsible as publishers of...

ZTE patents tri-folding smartphone: Report

Beijing, June 1 | Chinese telecom company ZTE has patented a design for a tri-fold foldable smartphone.According to GizChina, the patent was filed with...

Xiaomi’s Mi Notebook to launch in India on June 11

New Delhi, June 1 | Xiaomi on Monday said it is going to unveil an India exclusive Mi Notebook on June 11 via an...

Global smartphone sales declined 20% in Q1 2020: Gartner

London, June 1 | As demand collapsed amid Covid-19, global sales of smartphones to end users declined 20.2 per cent in the first quarter...

BharatPe hires ex-Walmart Labs executive in senior role

New Delhi, June 1 | Merchant fintech start-up BharatPe on Monday announced to appoint ex-Walmart Labs executive Ankur Jain as Chief Product Officer.Jain will...

7.26 million records of BHIM users data leaked: Report

New Delhi, June 1 | Security researchers have discovered that about 7.26 million records linked to users of mobile payments app BHIM were left...

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‘Long wait for return of migrant workers to Karnataka’

Bengaluru, June 6 | It has only been a month since migrant workers have been able to go back to their home states in...