Four startups from T-Hub bags global awards (22:40)
Hyderabad, March 25 (IANS) Four startups from T-Hub, one of the largest start-up ecosystem builders in India, have bagged global awards, a statement said on Saturday.
US, UK electronics ban on Middle East flights takes off (20:44)
London, March 25 (IANS) A ban on laptops and tablets in cabin baggage on flights from Turkey and some countries in the Middle East and North Africa to the US and Britain came into effect on Saturday, the media reported.
Railways to save Rs 41,000 cr on energy costs (19:44)
Hyderabad, March 25 (IANS) Indian Railways aims to save Rs 41,000 crore (over $6 billion) on electricity expenses by switching over to solar energy over the next 10 years, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu announced on Saturday.
Panasonic to launch next generation camera on March 28 (17:46)
New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) Aiming to provide an immersive photography experience to users, Panasonic India will on Tuesday launch its new "LUMIX GH5" camera that can capture 6K photos.
Complaint against Microsoft in US (14:04)
New York, March 25 (IANS) Three persons in the US have filed a lawsuit against Microsoft claiming that its Windows 10 update destroyed their data and damaged their computers, a media report said.
Nokia confirms US availability of its Android phones (12:38)
New York, March 25 (IANS) Finnish tech firm Nokia, which made a comeback with three Android-based phones -- Nokia 6, Nokia 5, Nokia 3 at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) -- has confirmed that the handsets will be available in the US this year.
Facebook to begin testing GIF button for comments (11:26)
New York, March 25 (IANS) Social media giant Facebook will begin testing a GIF button that will allow users post GIFs from services like Giphy and Tenor as comments.
Army wants next war fought with Indian technologies: General Rawat (22:14)
New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) Indian Army chief General Bipin Rawat on Friday said it wants to fight the next war with Indian technologies.
Aadhaar verification boosts user confidence on matrimonial sites: Survey (19:30)
New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) Aadhaar verification boosts customers' confidence in the authenticity of profiles on matrimonial sites, reveals a survey.
Keeping audiences engaged with creative content a challenge: YouTube artistes (17:54)
Mumbai, March 24 (IANS) YouTube artistes like Bhuvan Bam, Shirley Setia and Zakir Khan feel that it is challenging to keep creating new and creative content for their audience.
MuveAcoustics launches new portable speakers (17:52)
New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) MuveAcoustics, a brand by Hong Kong-based consumer electronics company Zeeva, on Friday launched two new portable speakers in India.
Facebook unveils new shopping ad format 'collection' (16:42)
New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) Facebook on Friday announced a new shopping ad format called 'collection' to help marketers showcase their products in more visually appealing ways.
UK workers at risk of being replaced by robots (15:42)
London, March 24 (IANS) More than 10 million UK workers are at high risk of being replaced by robots within 15 years as the automation of routine tasks gathers pace in a new machine age, a report said on Friday.
Facial recognition tech helps diagnose rare genetic disease (15:30)
New York, March 24 (IANS) Researchers have successfully used a facial recognition software to diagnose a rare, genetic disease that mainly affects children of African, Asian and Latin American descent, paving the way for physicians to diagnose the disease by snapping a photo.
Three-day 'Cognizance 2017' kick-starts at IIT Roorkee (15:04)
Roorkee, March 24 (IANS) Aimed at unleashing the potential of budding engineers to develop ideas that can make the lives of Indians better, the three-day annual event 'Cognizance 2017' of IIT Roorkee kick-started here on Friday.
Digital technology to accelerate business growth: Study (15:00)
New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) Adoption of advanced business digital technologies can lead to increase in revenues by up to 27 per cent, increase in employment by up to 84 per cent, and enhanced access to international markets by up to 65 per cent for small and medium businesses (SMBs), said a joint study by Assocham-Deloitte.
Panasonic to launch 'intelligent' smartphones on March 27 (With Images) (14:58)
New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) In a bid to provide great experiences to consumers, Panasonic India is set to launch two smart intelligence-based smartphones on March 27 in the country.
We fixed vulnerabilities years back: Apple on Wikileaks CIA documents (14:46)
Washington, March 24 (IANS) A day after WikiLeaks published its second archive of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) files claiming the agency developed hacking devices for Apple products, the Cupertino-based tech company has refuted security vulnerabilities in its products.
Google introduces shortcuts to its Search (14:24)
New York, March 24 (IANS) Tech giant Google has introduced shortcuts on the Google Search app for Android, iOS and Google.com on the mobile web that gives users the ability to explore deeper within topics they care about.
Oppo F3 Plus smartphone: Brave front camera (Tech Review) (With Images) (12:28)
By Anuj Sharma
New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) China-based Oppo has done well in India, capturing 8.6 per cent market share in 2016, and the company has progressively shifted its strategy towards the premium end of devices.
Apple acquires iOS automation tool 'Workflow' (12:00)
San Francisco, March 24 (IANS) US tech giant Apple has acquireed 'Workflow,' a popular iOS tool that allows users combine the functionalities of various apps together to automate normally complex processes, media reported on Friday.
Twitter considering paid subscription to power users (11:14)
New York, March 24 (IANS) Twitter is considering offering an advanced TweetDeck experience, with more powerful tools to help marketers and professionals find out what is happening in the world quicker, to gain more insights, and see the broadest range of what people are saying on the social network.
Internet services must act against hate: British Secretary; UN mourns London victims (With Images) (00:26)
By Arul Louis
United Nations, March 24 (IANS) Internet and social media service providers must "invigilate" against content promoting hate and terror on the Internet and take them down, British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson told reporters on Thursday after the Security Council had mourned the victims of Wednesday's terrorist attack in London with a moment of silence.
Infosys, Tech Mahindra, TCS bag top awards by Hyderabad IT body (23:14)
Hyderabad, March 23 (IANS) Infosys, Tech Mahindra and Tata Consultancy Services bagged top IT exporter awards by the Hyderabad Software Enterprises Association (HYSEA).
Auditors should ensure nations meet environmental commitments: President (23:02)
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday said auditors should play an important role in making nations meet their commitments on environment treaties.