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IFC invests $10 mn in Endiya Fund II to support product...

Hyderabad, Aug 10 | The Endiya Fund II has received a commitment of about $10 million (Rs 75 crore) from the International Finance Corporation...

Facebook unveils new group to pursue digital payments plans

San Francisco, Aug 10 | The social networking giant on Monday announced to hire former PayPal executive Stephane Kasriel to head its Facebook Pay...

Microsoft-TikTok deal may not happen: Report

San Francisco, Aug 10 | The Microsoft-TikTok deal may not happen as odds of the deal are "not higher than 20 per cent," the...

NASA probe spots Martian night sky pulsing in UV light

Washington, Aug 10 | New data from NASA's MAVEN spacecraft has showen vast areas of the Martian night sky pulsing in ultraviolet light.However,...

Epson launches 4K projector for streaming 4K content in India

New Delhi, Aug 10 | Electronics giant Epson on Monday launched 4K PRO-UHD (ultra high definition) projector for Rs 1,37,999 in the country.According to...

Amazon leads global infrastructure as a service market: Gartner

San Francisco, Aug 10 | Amazon retained the top position in the worldwide infrastructure as a service (IaaS) market which grew 37.3 per cent...

Realme C15, Realme C12 set to arrive in India soon

New Delhi, Aug 10 | Chinese smartphone maker Realme is planning to launch more C-series phones called Realme C15 and C12 in India soon. The...

209 SMB sellers became crorepatis in 48 hours in India: Amazon

Bengaluru, Aug 10 | Amazon India on Monday said that over 91,000 small and medium-sized businesses participated in the two-day Prime Day sales which...

IIT-Madras announces course on biomimicry

Chennai, Aug 10 | The Indian Institute of Technology-Madras (IIT-M) on Monday announced introduction of a full semester course under the interdisciplinary stream on...

Asus launches new gaming laptops in India, starts from Rs 79,990

New Delhi, Aug 10 | Taiwanese technology giant Asus on Monday announced new gaming laptops at a starting price of Rs 79,990 in...

Amazon considering mall space in US for warehouses: Report

San Francisco, Aug 10 | In a bid to improve the last-mile delivery, Amazon is in discussions with the largest mall owner in the...

Flipkart ‘Leap’ to nurture tech, consumer Internet startups

Bengaluru, Aug 10 | E-commerce marketplace Flipkart on Monday launched its first startup accelerator programme to help new and upcoming companies in technology and...

VR gaming boosts navigational efficiency, spatial memory

London, Aug 10 | Adding to the growing list of studies, a new study has said that individuals playing a virtual reality (VR)-based game...

Samsung boosts mobile privacy with Make in India tool ‘AltZLife’

New Delhi, Aug 10 | In a bid to empower people especially young smartphone users maintain privacy, Samsung on Monday launched a new feature...

50% Indian workforce may be AI ready in next 6-10 years:...

New Delhi, Aug 10 | The organisations that have deployed Artificial Intelligence (AI) with skilling initiatives in India are generating most value from...

Microsoft’s next-gen console to be called ‘Xbox Series S’

San Francisco, Aug 10 | Microsoft is expected to unveil its second, cheaper next-gen Xbox console this month and a report claims it would...

Paytm launches portable Android POS device for Rs 499 a month

New Delhi, Aug 10 | Leading digital payment service Paytm on Monday launched an Android-based, pocked-sized point of sale (POS) device that is enabled...

WhatsApp to soon sync your chat history on multiple devices

New Delhi, Aug 10 | Facebook-owned WhatsApp is working on a new feature that will soon allow its over two billion users sync their...

Twitter working on new tool to help users view ‘quote retweets’

San Francisco, Aug 10 | Twitter is working on a new feature where the users will be able to view retweets with quotes (formerly...

‘Amazon Easy’ stores launched in upgraded format

Bengaluru, Aug 9 | Online retail giant Amazon on Sunday launched an upgraded Amazon Easy store format that integrates multiple services through a...

NASA probe prepares for first asteroid sample collection attempt

Washington, Aug 9 | NASA's first asteroid sampling spacecraft is now just one rehearsal away from grabbing a sample from asteroid Bennu's surface.The OSIRIS-REx...

Desi app Chingari raises nearly Rs 10 crore in seed funding

New Delhi, Aug 9 | Homegrown short video-sharing app Chingari which came into prominence as a TikTok alternative amid anti-China sentiment in the country...

Microsoft set to leverage cloud dominance in console war with Sony

New Delhi, Aug 9 | With foraying into Cloud-based gaming, Microsoft is racing ahead against its rivals, especially Sony, when it comes to console...

Nokia 5310 (2020): Nostalgia is back for die-hard fans

New Delhi, Aug 9 | HMD Global-owned Nokia brand has brought back the nostalgia-filled feature phone 'Nokia 5310' in a new avatar for...

Musk’s Boring Company gets nod to expand Las Vegas Loop tunnels

San Francisco, Aug 9 | Elon Musks Boring Company has received approval to begin expanding its electric transport system using Tesla vehicles in Las...

iPhone 12 series may support China’s BeiDou navigation system

Beijing, Aug 9 | New Apple iPhones may support China-based BeiDou navigation system in the global market, a new report has claimed. The BeiDou navigation...

Twitter had talks about a ‘combination’ with TikTok: Report

San Francisco, Aug 9 | Twitter discussed a "potential combination" with China-based TikTok, currently facing immense political heat in the US, a new report...

Apps that Facebook copied before taking on TikTok with Reels

New Delhi, Aug 9 | Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has always believed in a simple formula: If you want to beat your rivals, either...

Huawei working on Mate X2 with inward folding display

Beijing, Aug 8 | Huawei is reportedly planning to launch the second-generation foldable smartphone Huawei Mate X2 with an inward folding display by the...

Musk gives a day off to SpaceX staff after successful missions

San Francisco, Aug 8 | SpaceX employees were given a day off on Friday as a reward after the company's Crew Dragon capsule completed...

Decision in Oracle’s favour will limit consumers’ freedom: Google

San Francisco, Aug 8 | As Google and Cloud major Oracle look forward to the US Supreme Court hearing on October 7 into a...

Electric cooker an easy way to sanitize N95 masks: Study

New York, Aug 8 | Owners of electric multicookers may be able to add another use to its list of functions, as it can...

NASA maps Beirut blast damage in high-precision image

New Delhi, Aug 8 | NASA in collaboration with the Earth Observatory of Singapore on Saturday released a detailed high-res image that maps the...

Our solar system looks like a deflated croissant, reveals NASA

New Delhi, Aug 8 | Our solar system looks like a deflated croissant, NASA has revealed after developing a new prediction of the shape...

Asus ROG Zephyrus G14: Fixes work life balance beyond gaming

New Delhi, Aug 8 | The Greek God Zephyrus signifies the gentlest of the winds, the messenger of spring. However, when it comes to...

Apple, T-Mobile offer discounted iPads for 1 million US students

San Francisco, Aug 8 | Apple is teaming up with T-Mobile to help the California Department of Education (CDE) provide up to one million...

Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 gets ECG feature in South Korea

Seoul, Aug 8 | Samsung has finally activated the ECG (electrocardiogram) functionality on Galaxy Watch Active2 in South Korea. The company was supposed to make...

DC launches ‘Awaz-e Rajouri’ mobile app to improve public grievances redress...

RAJOURI, AUGUST 07: To further improve the public Grievances redress mechanism in the district, Deputy Commissioner, Mohammad Nazir Sheikh, today launched a mobile app...

Google, IBM, Microsoft AI models fail to curb gender bias

New York, Aug 8 | Revealing another dark side of trained Artificial Intelligence (AI) models, new research has claimed that Google AI datasets identified...

Facebook builds 600 affordable homes to address housing crisis

San Francisco, Aug 8 | Facebook has produced and preserved approximately 600 affordable homes near its headquarters in Menlo Park, California, of which roughly...

Facebook makes key Instagram security tool available to all

San Francisco, Aug 8 | Facebook has formally open-sourced one of its secret security tools for Instagram that finds and fixes bugs. The tool...

After Microsoft, Facebook blasts Apple for restricting its gaming app

San Francisco, Aug 8 | After Microsoft blamed Apple for not letting its Cloud gaming service to appear on the App Store, Facebook has...

With Reels’ launch, Zuckerberg’s personal wealth hits $100bn

San Francisco, Aug 8 | The personal wealth of Facebook Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg has touched $100 billion after the social network launched...

TikTok launches app on Amazon Fire TV

San Francisco, Aug 7 | Amid uncertainties surrounding its business in the US, TikTok has launched an app on Amazon Fire TV devices, the...

TikTok threatens legal action against Trump executive order

San Francisco, Aug 7 | TikTok on Friday threatened legal action against an executive order that US President Donald Trump issued, prohibiting the China-based...

Google discontinues Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL smartphones

San Francisco, Aug 7 | Google has officially discontinued the Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL smartphones in the US and some other regions.The...

27 human genes renamed to stop Microsoft Excel from misreading

San Francisco, Aug 7 | Scientists have renamed some 27 human gene symbols over the past year or so to prevent Microsoft Excel from...

OnePlus smartphones to get ‘Always-on Display’ feature

Beijing, Aug 7 | OnePlus CEO Pete Lau has confirmed that the latest OxygenOS 11 update will bring the 'Always-On Display' feature to...

Motorola Razr now active on Vodafone Idea eSIM in India

New Delhi, Aug 7 | Motorola on Friday announced that its first-ever clamshell-style foldable smartphone Razr will now support eSIM services provided by Vodafone...

BHU-NHAI tie-up to improve road quality

Varanasi, Aug 7 | A memorandum of understanding (MoU) has been signed between Indian Institute of Technology in Banaras Hindu University (IIT-BHU) and the...

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Centre may allow cooperative banks to lend under ECLGS

New Delhi, Aug 11 | As the Emergency Credit Line Guarantee Scheme, specially formed for MSMEs, progresses, the government is considering allowing cooperative banks...