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We’re customising data storage for Indians: Western Digital

New Delhi, Oct 23 | As work from home triggered the need for storing and managing data effectively especially for those who are...

US court orders Uber, Lyft to classify drivers as employees

San Francisco, Oct 23 | California's court of appeals has ordered ride-hailing company Uber and Lyft to classify their drivers as employees. The court...

WhatsApp to add face unlock support on Android: Report

New Delhi, Oct 23 | WhatsApp is reportedly preparing to bring support for face unlock feature on Android devices.According to WABetainfo, a website that...

Digital protectionism would be harmful: FB warns EU leaders

San Francisco, Oct 23 | As the EU is about to produce a slew of new draft regulations, including a Digital Services Act covering...

Huawei announces new FreeBuds Studio headphones

New Delhi, Oct 23 | Huawei on Friday announced its first over-ear wireless headphones FreeBuds Studio.The wireless headphones have Active Noise Cancellation (ANC), touch...

Intel reports 4% revenue drop in fiscal Q3

San Francisco, Oct 23 | Intel's fiscal third-quarter revenue reached $18.3 billion, down 4 per cent year-over-year as its data-centric revenue declined 10 per...

OPPO Watch: A decent ‘WearOS’ experience with premium feel

Md Waquar HaiderNew Delhi, Oct 23 | Smartphone brand OPPO has finally entered the wearable segment with a smart watch that aims to woo...

Save $133 on Google Pixel 4a with new subscription programme

San Francisco, Oct 23 | Google has introduced a new subscription programme in the US where people can get the new Pixel 4a...

Apple iPhone 12 Pro, iPhone 12 pre-orders now live in India

New Delhi, Oct 23 | Apple India Store Online on Friday started accepting pre-orders for the newly-launched iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro with...

TikTok to tell users why their videos were removed

New Delhi, Oct 23 | Short video-making app TikTok has announced it will now tell users why their videos were removed from the platform.The...

Seagate misses expectations in Sept quarter, shares drop

San Francisco, Oct 23 | US data storage company Seagate Technology reported its fiscal first quarter 2021 revenue that missed the Wall Street expectations...

Google will hold itself accountable on racial equity: Pichai

San Francisco, Oct 23 | In a commitment to advance racial equity, Alphabet and Google CEO Sundar Pichai has said that the company will...

FB to roll out secure hosting service for businesses on WhatsApp

New Delhi, Oct 23 | In next step towards monetising WhatsApp after introducing shopping and pricing tiers to the mobile-messaging platform, Facebook has now...

FB users can now approach Oversight Board against content removal

San Francisco, Oct 23 | An independent Facebook oversight board with 20 external members of the society (including one from India) is now functional...

Security researcher breaks into Trump’s Twitter account

San Fancisco, Oct 22 | Call it bizarre if you may, but a Dutch cyber security researcher has broken into US President Donald Trump's...

Huawei launches ‘Mate 40’ phones with 5nm Kirin 9000 chip

New Delhi, Oct 22 | Chinese smartphone maker Huawei on Thursday launched 'Mate 40' series smartphones with next-generation 5nm processors as well as fast...

Apple ships record 8 lakh units to India in Q3

New Delhi, Oct 22 | Apple, which launched its online store in India last month, had a strong run in the third quarter, shipping...

India’s smartphone shipments hit record 50mn in Q3, Xiaomi leads

New Delhi, Oct 22 | Smartphone shipments in India hit an all-time high of 50 million units in the third quarter of this year,...

Apple design veteran Jony Ive now sprucing up Airbnb

San Francisco, Oct 22 | Former Apple Chief Design Officer Jony Ive, the person behind the look and feel of the iPhone or iMac...

Techbooze starts pumping heavy funds into Indian startups

New Delhi, Oct 22 | Leading service-based enterprise consultancy Techbooze Consultancy on Thursday said it has started facilitating investments heavily into the startup...

Acer launches world’s 1st Snapdragon 7c powered Chromebook

San Francisco, Oct 22 | Acer has launched its first Chromebooks powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 7c compute platform - the Acer Chromebook Spin...

Soyuz spacecraft brings 3 ISS crew members to Earth

Washington, Oct 22 | A Russian Soyuz spacecraft on Thursday safely brought NASA astronaut Chris Cassidy and cosmonauts Ivan Vagner and Anatoly Ivanishin of...

Delivery start-up Pidge to launch services in Mumbai

Gurugram, Oct 22 | After one year of operating successfully in the Delhi-NCR region, delivery start-up Pidge on Thursday announced that company will soon...

Swiggy onboards 7K new restaurants, delivers over 10 cr orders

New Delhi, Oct 22 | Online food delivery platform Swiggy on Thursday revealed it has onboarded more than 7,000 new restaurants a month on...

Women now represent 28.6% of Microsoft’s global workforce

New Delhi, Oct 22 | Women now represent 28.6 per cent of the global Microsoft workforce, an increase of 1 percentage point since last...

Tesla launches ‘Full Self Driving’ beta to select drivers

San Francisco, Oct 22 | Tesla CEO Elon Musk has revealed the company has started rolling out its next-gen Full Self Driving (FSD) set...

Tesla logs 5th straight profitable quarter, breaks delivery record

San Francisco, Oct 22 | Elon Musk-run Tesla registered its fifth straight profitable quarter, raking $331 million in profit in its third quarter, delivering...

OnePlus 9 may launch earlier than expected in March 2021

Beijing, Oct 22 | Chinese smartphone maker OnePlus is reportedly planning to launch 'OnePlus 9' sometime around mid-March next year.This apparent launch date would...

Google internships to remain virtual in 2021

San Francisco, Oct 22 | Google has announced to keep its summer internship programme virtual in 2021, as the tech giant continues to prioritise...

3 in 4 Indian firms saw 25% rise in cyber threats...

New Delhi, Oct 22 | Over three in four organisations in India experienced more than 25 per cent more increase in cyber threats or...

Wipro, SAP collaborate to help organisations boost productivity

Bengaluru, Oct 22 | Wipro on Thursday announced it has entered into an agreement with enterprise application software provider SAP to offer advanced customer-specific...

Nvidia chips again smash AI performance records

San Francisco, Oct 22 | Graphic chip maker Nvidia has once again smashed performance records for its AI computing platform in the latest benchmark...

Facebook Dating app expands to Europe with ‘Virtual Dates’

San Francisco, Oct 22 | Facebook has expanded its Dating app to Europe with a new feature called Virtual Dates and according to the...

Twitter tells users to add their own thoughts than just retweet

San Francisco, Oct 21 | Ahead of the US presidential election, Twitter on Wednesday rolled out updates that encourage more thoughtful amplification of Tweets...

Jio revamps its made-in-India browser as JioPages

New Delhi, Oct 21 | Reliance Jio has revamped its made-in-India browser as JioPages, which supports eight Indian languages -- Hindi, Marathi, Tamil, Gujarati,...

Facebook testing ‘Neighborhoods’ feature to take on Nextdoor

San Francisco, Oct 21 | Facebook is testing a feature called Neighborhoods that connects people and businesses in a locality in a similar way...

E-tailers log record sales as small-town India goes on shopping spree

N0ew Delhi, Oct 21 | In what may appear as revenge shopping, India, led by Tier-2 and Tier-3 cities, went on a shopping spree...

Flipkart records 10X growth, delivers 1 crore products in 5 days

Bengaluru, Oct 21 | Flipkart on Wednesday said that it delivered 1 crore shipments in the first five days of its Big Billion Day...

Truecaller now lets you set call reason, SMS scheduling, translation

Bengaluru, Oct 21 | Swedish caller identification app Truecaller on Wednesday introduced new features, including one that allows users to set a reason for...

Amazon wants to pay consumers for data on purchases at other...

San Francisco, Oct 21 | Amazon has launched a programme where participants can earn monthly rewards by sharing receipts from purchases made outside of...

Mozilla fears it can be collateral damage in US-Google war

San Francisco, Oct 21 | As the US Department of Justice and 11 states take on Google with an anti-trust lawsuit over its alleged...

OPPO A33 with 90Hz display, triple camera launched in India

New Delhi, Oct 21 | Chinese smartphone maker OPPO on Wednesday launched 'OPPO A33' with a 90Hz refresh rate display and triple camera set...

Amazon extends work from home option till June next year

San Francisco, Oct 21 | Amazon is allowing its corporate employees to avail the work from home option, if their roles permit, till June...

We still have much work to do in India market: Netflix...

New Delhi, Oct 21 | Content streaming giant Netflix which reported slow growth in its third quarter (July-September period) despite the social distancing times...

FB moderators ‘pressurised’ to join office amid Covid surge in India...

New Delhi, Oct 21 | Amid the surge in Covid-19 cases in India, third-party firms working for Facebook allegedly pressurised the content moderators to...

Effective ventilation key factor to stop Covid-19 spread: Study

London, Oct 21 | New research adds to the growing body of evidence that effective or proper indoor ventilation may be a key factor...

OnePlus 8T: Must upgrade for 120hz display, superfast charging

By Md Waquar HaiderNew Delhi, Oct 21 | Amid the crowd only a few stand out and this is true for...

NASA spacecraft makes 1st touchdown on asteroid Bennu

Washington, Oct 21 | After over a decade of planning, a NASA spacecraft made history after it successfully touched an asteroid to collect dust...

We still have much work to do in India market: Netflix

New Delhi, Oct 21 | Content streaming giant Netflix has reported slow growth in its third quarter (July-September period) despite the social distancing times,...

Apple releases iOS, iPadOS 14.1 with multiple bug fixes

San Francisco, Oct 21 | Apple has released the iOS 14.1 as well as iPadOS 14.1 updates with support for the latest devices and...

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AISAM likely to take key decisions on Air India divestment on...

New Delhi, Oct 23 | The Centre's top group of ministers looking into Air India divestment is slated to meet on Saturday with the...