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Broad measures needed to check spread of TB in India: Study

New Delhi, Aug 5 | Broad measures are needed to prevent the spread of tuberculosis, or TB, in India, as the country accounts for...

HP expands PC manufacturing in India with Chennai facility

New Delhi, Aug 5 | In a fillip to ‘Make in India initiative, PC and printer HP Inc on Wednesday said it has started...

Phil Schiller moves on, becomes Apple Fellow

Cupertino (California), Aug 5 | Phil Schiller, Apple's senior vice president of Worldwide Marketing, is stepping down from his position and will become an...

Microsoft to launch xCloud game streaming service on Sept 15

San Francisco, Aug 5 | Microsoft is all set to launch its much-anticipated game streaming service called xCloud on September 15 for Android users...

Google ‘Nearby Share’ file transfer tool arrives on Android

San Francisco, Aug 5 | Google has launched its Apple AirDrop-like file sharing feature for Android users called Nearby Share that will let users...

3 in 4 Indian parents want kids to continue learning online:...

New Delhi, Aug 5 | Three in four parents who participated in a survey by Bengaluru-based edtech unicorn BYJU'S said they want their children...

Samsung likely to sell 5 lakh Galaxy Z Fold 2 units...

Seoul/New Delhi, Aug 5 | The upcoming foldable smartphone Galaxy Z Fold 2 from Samsung is expected to sell around 500,000 units this year,...

TikTok vows to fight plagiarism by Facebook, US bullying

Beijing, Aug 5 | Facing threats of a US ban and smears by rival Facebook, popular video-sharing app TikTok has been compelled to...

Google, Microsoft team up to further secure your emails

San Francisco, Aug 5 | Google and Microsoft have worked closely to create a new set of application programming interfaces (APIs) to help deliver...

Facebook unveils 2 ‘Accelerator’ programmes to nurture startups

San Francisco, Aug 5 | To help nurture the startup ecosystem, Facebook has launched two new Accelerator programmes that will focus on product themes...

Google launches Safe Folder in Files app to safeguard your data

New Delhi, Aug 5 | As children share your devices for online classes and connect with friends in the social distancing times, Google has...

EU opens investigation into Google’s acquisition of Fitbit

London, Aug 4 | The European Commission on Tuesday said it had opened an in-depth investigation to assess the proposed acquisition of Fitbit by...

Apple unveils new 27-inch iMac in India, starts from 1.70 lakh

Cupertino (California), Aug 4 | Apple on Tuesday unveiled a new 27-inch iMac with faster performance, SSDs across the line, a stunning Retina 5K...

Apple says not interested in acquiring TikTok: Report

San Francisco, Aug 4 | Apple on Tuesday clarified that it is not interested in acquiring TikTok after some reports surfaced, saying the iPhone...

Indian auto dealers need to invest more in digital resources: Google

New Delhi, Aug 4 | With Covid-19 changing consumer behaviour, automotive brands that further digitise the car-buying experience are better poised for post-pandemic success,...

Apple Pay partner Boon to discontinue its service on Oct 3

San Francisco, Aug 4 | Mobile banking service and Apple Pay partner Boon has announced that it will discontinue its service on October 3.Boon...

Samsung features BTS in 2nd teaser before mega event

New Delhi, Aug 4 | Samsung Electronics has unveiled a second teaser for its new mobile devices launch event featuring South Korean pop group...

Xiaomi launches affordable Redmi 9 Prime in India

New Delhi, Aug 4 | Expanding its Redmi series, Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi on Tuesday launched Redmi 9 Prime in India at a starting...

Existing Sony PS4 controller not to work with PS5 games

Tokyo, Aug 4 | The Japanese consumer electronics giant Sony has confirmed that its existing PS4 controller will not work with PS5 games."We believe...

US teen who executed Twitter hack owns Rs 22.5 crore worth...

San Francisco, Aug 4 | The Florida-based juvenile who is the mastermind of the mega Twitter Bitcoin hack owns more than $3 million (over...

Microsoft Teams allows 20K participants, Cloud-based phone calling

New Delhi, Aug 4 | Microsoft has announced that its video meet app will now limit the size of interactive meetings to 1,000 participants,...

Twitter faces $250mn FTC fine over misuse of users’ data

San Francisco, Aug 4 | Twitter has disclosed that it may end up paying up to $250 million as fine to the US Federal...

Alphabet issues $5.75 billion worth sustainability bonds

San Francisco, Aug 4 | In a bid to support environmental and social initiatives worldwide, Google has issued $5.75 billion in sustainability bonds, the...

Google invests $450mn in US-based ADT for secure home devices

San Francisco, Aug 4 | Google has announced a long-term, strategic partnership with ADT, a leading US security and home automation provider, with infusion...

Twitter plans ‘Undo Send’ button with paid subscription service (Ld)

San Francisco, Aug 3 | Twitter has started working towards its paid subscription service that will provide users options like "Undo Send" button (like...

Microsoft Surface Duo 3460 mAh battery to last all day

San Francisco, Aug 3 | Microsoft is reportedly planning to ship its foldable smartphone Surface Duo this year and will pack a 3460 mAh...

Microsoft Translator for iOS adds auto mode for one-on-one chats

San Francisco, Aug 3 | Microsoft Translator for iOS has just made it easier to translate one-on-one chats with the addition of an auto...

IIT-M, Helyxon deploy remote monitoring device for Covid-19 patients

Chennai, Aug 3 | A jointly developed device by the Healthcare Technology Innovation Centre (HTIC) of Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IIT-M) and healthcare...

Xiaomi to launch Mi earbuds with ANC soon

Beijing, Aug 3 | Chinese tech giant Xiaomi is reportedly planning to launch new earphones with Active Noise Cancellation (ANC) which will be called...

SpaceX Crew Dragon returns with 2 NASA astronauts

Washington, Aug 3 | Two NASA astronauts have safely returned to Earth from the International Space Station onboard a SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft, marking...

Nasa SpaceX crew return: Dragon capsule splashes down

Washington, Aug 3 | Nasa astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken have returned to Earth after a two-month stay on the space station.The crew's...

Amazon set to launch 3,236 satellites to beam affordable Internet

Seattle, Aug 2 | In a direct competition to SpaceX CEO Elon Musk, Amazon has won approval from the US Federal Communications Commission (FCC)...

NASA, SpaceX target Gulf of Mexico for splashdown site

Washington, Aug 2 | NASA and SpaceX are targeting Pensacola in Florida as the primary return location for Crew Dragon with two American astronauts...

ISRO checking space enthusiast’s claim of moon rover rolling on lunar...

Chennai, Aug 1 | Space enthusiast Shanmuga Subramanian, who found the debris of India's moonlander Vikram, said on Saturday that Chandrayaan-2's rover Pragyan seems...

NASA’s SDO probe helps build model to predict big solar flares

Washington, Aug 1 | With the help of data from NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory, or SDO, scientists have developed a new model that successfully...

Facebook Messenger Rooms quietly arrives on WhatsApp for Web

New Delhi, Aug 1 | In the next step to integrate its family of apps that are being used by 3.14 billion users globally,...

Samsung introduces home demo for Galaxy devices in India

Gurugram, Aug 1 | In a first-of-its-kind move before the launch of flagship devices next week, Samsung India on Saturday announced a new service...

SpaceX capsule set to return 2 NASA astronauts from space station

Washington, Aug 1 | The SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft that carried two NASA astronauts to the International Space Station two months ago was set...

Amazon aims to hire ‘many more’ people in India

San Francisco, July 31 | Amazon is planning to get more sellers on board as the company focuses on digitising a lot of micro,...

Nokia to launch mid range, entry level phones at IFA 2020

Berlin, July 31 | HMD Global, the maker of Nokia-branded phones, is planning to launch mid-range and entry-level phones at this year's IFA trade...

Removing hate speech ‘right thing’ to do: Facebook COO

San Francisco, July 31 | Facing ad boycott from more than 400 advertisers, Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg has said that the company...

Samsung launches UV Sterilizer with wireless charging in India

New Delhi, July 31 | Samsung has launched a new UV sterilizer with wireless charging that can be used to disinfect Galaxy smartphones, Galaxy...

NASA Perseverance Mars rover in standby mode, but healthy

Washington, July 31 | NASA has confirmed that its Mars 2020 Perseverance rover is healthy and on its way to the Red Planet even...

Vivo, Acculi Labs develop Covid-19 app for faster detection

New Delhi, July 30 | Smartphone maker Vivo in partnership with Bengaluru-based IT start-up Acculi Labs on Thursday said they have developed a mobile...

Social media users more likely to believe false Covid-19 news

Toronto, July 30 | People who get their news from social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter are more likely to have misperceptions about...

Kids under 10 less likely to drive Covid-19 outbreaks: Study

Toronto, July 30 | In a fight against novel coronavirus, the researchers have found that children, especially below 10 years, are not a major...

Spotify monthly active users grows 29% to 299mn in Q2

San Francisco, July 29 | Despite a slow start to the quarter due to Covid-19, Swedish music streaming service Spotify on Wednesday said that...

Sony launches ‘A7S III’ full-frame mirrorless camera

San Francisco, July 29 | Sony Electronics has announced the long-awaited addition to its Alpha 7S full-frame mirrorless camera series -- Alpha 7S III...

Samsung announces new programmes to boost online sales in India

Delhi, July 29 | Samsung on Wednesday announced three new innovative programmes on its online store, with an aim to enhance shopping experience for...

Garmin finds no sign of customer data loss after cyberattack

San Francisco, July 29 | Smart wearables and GPS tracker maker Garmin Ltd. which suffered a cyberattack last week said that it has found...

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HP expands PC manufacturing in India with Chennai facility

New Delhi, Aug 5 | In a fillip to ‘Make in India initiative, PC and printer HP Inc on Wednesday said it has started...