Top Stories



TRAI curbs unwanted commercial calls, mandates subscribers' consent (21:24)IANS Photo Service
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) In a bid to curb the menace of unsolicited commercial calls, the TRAI on Thursday announced new regulations that mandate registration of businesses/telemarketers for making such calls and subscribers' consent for receiving the same.

Trump attacks EU over fine on Google (20:36)IANS Photo Service
Washington, July 19 (IANS) US President Donald Trump on Thursday slammed the EU for fining Google $5 billion for harming its competitors, tweeting that the incident proved that the bloc has "taken advantage of the US, but not for long!"

Novel AI technology could help protect water supplies (19:44)
Toronto, July 19 (IANS) Researchers have developed a novel artificial intelligence (AI)-based software that could make monitoring at water treatment plants cheaper and easier and help safeguard public health.

Broadband India Forum gears up to push 5G trials (19:06)
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) Broadband India Forum (BIF), which works closely with the government's 5G high-level forum, on Thursday said it formed a "5G Committee" to champion the roll-out of 5G trials in the country.

Duolingo launches Hindi course for English speakers in India (19:06)IANS Photo Service
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) After the success of its English course for Hindi speakers, the US-based free language-learning app Duolingo on Thursday announced the launch of its Hindi course for English speakers in India.

Samsung ships 9.9mn smartphones in India, catches up with Xiaomi in Q2 2018 (18:36)IANS Photo Service
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) Making a strong comeback, Samsung shipped 9.9 million smartphones in India in the second quarter of 2018, registering almost 50 per cent annual growth rate -- its best since the fourth quarter of 2015, Singapore-based market research firm Canalys said on Thursday.

Vivo NEX with pop-up selfie camera, 8GB RAM in India (Lead) (18:22)IANS Photo Service
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) Upping the ante when it comes to innovation, Chinese smartphone maker Vivo on Thursday launched its Indian-made NEX smartphone with pop-up selfie shooter at Rs 44,990 in India.

Nokia 3.1 Android One smartphone now in India (17:22)IANS Photo Service
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) Finnish company HMD Global, which sells the iconic Nokia brand of phones, on Thursday launched Nokia 3.1 smartphone in India for Rs 10,499.

HTC's India exit failure to judge competition, firm says 'Vive' is new focus (Lead) (17:10)IANS Photo Service
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) The news of Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC shutting its India operations was on the cards as the company -- once the darling of Indian users -- could not cope up with the changing dynamics of the market amid rapid growth of Chinese players, experts said here on Thursday.

Mobile passport app fully secured: Sushma (17:06)IANS Photo Service
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Thursday said the newly launched mobile app through which citizens can apply for a passport was fully secured with advanced security features.

NASA sees first sign of one young star devouring planets (16:40)IANS Photo Service
Washington, July 19 (IANS) Observations from NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory indicates that scientists may have for the first time seen a young star devouring a young planet or planets.

Sony India launches new portable mobile projector (16:18)IANS Photo Service
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) Sony India on Thursday launched a portable mobile projector "MP-CD1" that can transform any surface into a wide screen, making it perfect for projecting content for a large audience.

Vivo NEX with pop-up selfie camera, 8GB RAM in India (16:16)IANS Photo Service
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) Upping the ante when it comes to innovation, Chinese smartphone maker Vivo on Thursday launched its made in India "NEX" smartphone with pop-up selfie shooter at Rs 44,990 in India.

Thinkwide to expand operations in 3 cities (16:00)
Hyderabad, July 19 (IANS) Hostels and paying guest (PG) accommodation-finding tech startup Thinkwide on Thursday announced its plans to venture into three new cities this year.

HyperloopTT inks pact to build high-speed test track in China (15:40)
San Francisco, July 19 (IANS) US-based Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HyperloopTT) is set to build the first Hyperloop system in China as the company struck a deal in the country to build a test track in Guizhou province.

Evolve national policy to curb social media misuse: Naidu (15:16)IANS Photo Service
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) Expressing concern over misuse of social media, Rajya Sabha Chairman M. Venkaiah Naidu on Thursday asked the government to evolve a national policy after discussing with all stakeholders including political parties to combat the menace.

HTC's India exit result of failure to judge Chinese competition: Experts (15:08)IANS Photo Service
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) The news of Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC shutting its India operations was on the cards as the company -- once the darling of Indian users -- could not cope up with the changing dynamics of the market amid rapid growth of Chinese players, experts said here on Thursday.

Infosys arm in pact to build metro rail station in Bengaluru (15:06)IANS Photo Service
Bengaluru, July 19 (IANS) IT major Infosys' philanthropic arm (Infosys Foundation) on Thursday signed an agreement to build and maintain a metro rail station in the Electronics City on Bengaluru's southern outskirts, said an official on Thursday.

Instagram testing emoji reactions feature for 'Stories' (14:08)IANS Photo Service
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) Photo-messaging app Instagram is testing a new feature that allows users to react to "Stories" with emojis, just as they can react on Facebook.

Mindtree donates $2mn to Stanford University to boost academics in AI (14:06)IANS Photo Service
Bengaluru, July 19 (IANS) Mindtree, a global technology services and digital transformation company, on Thursday donated $2 million to Stanford University to boost academic focus on artificial intelligence (AI).

Andhra government partners with EY on new digital initiative (13:56)
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) In partnership with global consultancy firm EY, the Andhra Pradesh government on Thursday launched the ePragati Core Platform, a new initiative to accelerate the digital transformation journey in the state.

Digitization offers $39 bn export opportunities for Indian firms by 2022 (13:34)IANS Photo Service
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) Rising digitization will unlock a potential $39 billion worth of export opportunities for Indian businesses in select verticals by 2022 -- up from $16 billion in 2017, a Google-KPMG report said on Thursday.

Corning Gorilla Glass 6 to let your smartphone survive 15 drops (13:26)IANS Photo Service
San Francisco, July 19 (IANS) Global tech company Corning Incorporated has introduced "Gorilla Glass 6" for New-Age smartphones that survived 15 drops from one metre onto rough surfaces and is up to two times better than Gorilla Glass 5.

AI-first approach across industries will transform us: Satya Nadella (Lead) (13:14)IANS Photo Service
Las Vegas, July 19 (IANS) Recent advances in Artificial Intelligence (AI) have been "pretty stunning" but what the humanity is going to see soon will be even more profound across the spectrum, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella has stressed.

Ola offers ride share in Adelaide (12:24)IANS Photo Service
Bengaluru, July 19 (IANS) India's leading ride-sharing provider Ola has entered Adelaide in Australia to offer cab service to customers, the company said on Thursday.

IANS Photo
IANS Video
What! A 'Star' named after Bhu...

Ishaan: Shahid did NOT give me...

Vivek Oberois collection of SH...

Janhvi Ishaan Trying PHOTOGRA...

Amma Dekh Song | Nawabzaade | ...

Sonali Bendre gets EMOTIONAL :...

'Dhadak' SCREENING & Celeb REV...

Chitrangada COMPARED with Smit...

'Sanju' New Song 'Bhopu Baj Ra...

Rekha's REACTION after watchin...

Subscribe To