Pranitha Subhash enjoys keeping in touch with fans (7 minutes ago)
Mumbai, Sep 25 (IANS) Actress Pranitha Subhash says she likes to stay in touch with her fans, but wants to add a personal touch to the whole experience.
New Tinder feature to let women initiate conversations first (9 minutes ago)
Mumbai, Sep 25 (IANS) Giving women the choice to initiate conversations with their matches according to their own will and time, Match Group-owned dating app Tinder on Tuesday introduced a new opt-in setting -- "My Move" -- in India.
Cassini spots dust storms on Saturn's moon Titan (13 minutes ago)
London, Sep 25 (IANS) NASA's Cassini spacecraft have revealed giant dust storms in the equatorial regions of Saturn's moon Titan, making it the third space body after Earth and Mars where dust storms have been observed.
Japan court allows nuclear reactor's reactivation (23 minutes ago)
Tokyo, Sep 25 (IANS) A court in Japan on Tuesday accepted an appeal by an electricity company to reactivate a nuclear reactor whose suspension it had ordered on safety grounds in December.
Video streaming experience on smartphones very poor in India: OpenSignal (13:34)
New Delhi, Sep 25 (IANS) Despite video streaming on smartphones gaining momentum in India, the country still lags far behind on global standards -- falling in the poor territory characterised by frequent stalling during video playback and long loading times even for low-resolution video, a new report revealed on Tuesday.
Vivo V11 in India for Rs 22,990 (13:16)
New Delhi, Sep 25 (IANS) Chinese smartphone maker Vivo on Tuesday launched the Vivo V11 in India for Rs 22,990 in starry night black and nebula purple colours.
Google revamps 'Feed' feature, names it 'Discover' (12:48)
San Francisco, Sep (IANS) Adding more context and control over "Search" results, Google is rolling out a set of major updates to "Google Feed" including a fresh look, improved features and a new name -- "Discover" -- both for desktop and mobile browsers.
Ola to monitor rides real-time for passenger safety (12:14)
Bengaluru, Sep 25 (IANS) In a bid to step up passenger safety, Indian cab-hailing major Ola has rolled out a real-time ride monitoring system, the company said on Tuesday.
Former content moderator sues Facebook over mental trauma (12:12)
San Francisco, Sep 25 (IANS) A former content moderator at Facebook has sued the company alleging that moderators who face mental trauma after reviewing distressing images on the platform are not being properly protected by the social networking giant.
Indian businesses worried over data privacy, cyber security: Dell survey (12:02)
New Delhi, Sep 25 (IANS) Terming data privacy and cyber security concerns as biggest barriers to digital transformation, almost half of Indian businesses say they will struggle to meet changing customer demands within five years, a survey by Dell Technologies revealed on Tuesday.
Adobe, Microsoft and SAP announce Open Data Initiative (11:34)
Orlando (Florida), Sep 25 (IANS) In an effort to empower companies to derive more value from their data and deliver better customer experiences, Adobe, Microsoft and SAP have introduced the Open Data Initiative (ODI).
Microsoft introduces platform to build voice skills for Cortana (10:32)
Orlando (Florida), Sep 25 (IANS) To help businesses create custom voice apps for their employees and users, Microsoft has launched the "Cortana Skills Kit for Enterprise" for developers.
Twitter launches 'BeAVoter' campaign for US mid-term polls (09:46)
San Francisco, Sep 25 (IANS) Ahead of the US mid-term polls in November, Twitter has launched #BeAVoter campaign that will be featured in top US trends and in a prompt in users' timelines on its platform.
Instagram founders quit Facebook (09:32)
San Francisco, Sep 25 (IANS) Instagram founders Mike Krieger and Kevin Systrom have resigned from the Facebook-owned photo sharing app that has over one billion users.
Orientation programme on e-Vidhan platform inaugurated (23:08)
New Delhi, Sep 24 (IANS) Union Minister Arjun Ram Meghwal on Monday inaugurated an orientation programme here to encourage all state legislatures to move towards e-Vidhan platform, which would bring transparency and accountability in terms of information related to their functioning.
Kovind to open international science festival next month (22:46)
New Delhi, Sep 24 (IANS) President Ram Nath Kovind will inaugurate the fourth "India International Science Festival (IISF)" on October 6, it was announced on Monday.
Apple completes acquisition of music recognition app Shazam (22:08)
Cupertino (California), Sep 24 (IANS) Apple on Monday announced it has completed the acquisition of Shazam, one of the world's most popular music recognition mobile apps.
Apple, Salesforce join hands to transform businesses (21:30)
Bengaluru, Sep 24 (IANS) Apple and Salesforce on Monday announced a strategic partnership to bring together Salesforce's customer relationship management (CRM) platform and iOS platform, enabling powerful new mobile apps for businesses.
Infosys arm wins deal to digitise Canadian procurement system (Lead) (20:22)
Bengaluru, Sep 24 (IANS) Software major Infosys arm on Monday said it won a $62-million (Rs 451 crore) deal to digitise Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC) for modernising and automating its processes.
Microsoft, DSCI launch programme to skill women in cybersecurity (19:48)
New Delhi, Sep 24 (IANS) Microsoft India on Monday partnered with the Data Security Council of India (DSCI) to launch a programme aimed at fostering talent and building a pool of women cybersecurity professionals in the country.
Microsoft to ship 'Surface Hub 2S' in Q2 2019 (19:04)
Orlando (Florida), Sep 24 (IANS) Microsoft's next-generation of giant conference room displays Surface Hub 2S will start shipping in the second quarter of 2019, the company announced on Monday.
Infosys arm wins deal to digitize Canadian procurement system (19:02)
Bengaluru, Sep 24 (IANS) Software major Infosys arm on Monday said it won a $62 million (Rs 451 crore) deal to digitize Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC) for modernizing and automating its processes.
Hotstar CEO Ajit Mohan is new Facebook India head (Lead) (18:54)
New Delhi, Sep 24 (IANS) In a bid to consolidate its presence in India amid calls to curb fake news and other sinister campaigns on social media platforms, Facebook on Monday announced to appoint Ajit Mohan, CEO of popular video streaming platform Hotstar, as Managing Director and Vice-President, Facebook India.
'Search' feature gets AI capabilities in Microsoft 365 (18:52)
Orlando (Florida), Sep 24 (IANS) Microsoft on Monday announced to expand its personalised "Search" feature for both inside and outside "Microsoft 365" by incorporating Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology to make organisational search more effective and the results more accurate.
Microsoft launches $40 mn AI programme for humanitarian causes (18:30)
Orlando (Florida), Sep 24 (IANS) Microsoft on Monday launched a new $40-million programme aimed at harnessing the power of Artificial Intelligence (AI) for disaster recovery, helping children, protecting refugees and displaced people and promoting respect for human rights.