Alibaba's Hangzhou meet to focus on empowering digital China (20:16)
Bengaluru, Sep 18 (IANS) E-tailer giant Alibaba's annual meet in China's Hangzhou from Wednesday would focus on empowering 'Digital China', by showcasing its technology along with that of its partners, said the company on Tuesday.
Novel AI technique can spot fake online review (20:16)
London, Sep 18 (IANS) Finding it hard to understand whether a review of a product or service on sites like TripAdvisor, Yelp and Amazon is genuine or fake? Take heart, a novel artificial intelligence (AI) technique can spot the difference between genuine and fake machine-generated reviews.
President launches logo, web portal for Mahatma's birth anniversary (19:42)
New Delhi, Sep 18 (IANS) President Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday launched a logo and web portal for the upcoming celebrations of the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi.
Musk's SpaceX will fly Japanese billionaire to the Moon (Lead) (19:08)
San Francisco, Sep 18 (IANS) Elon Musk-founded SpaceX has announced that the company's first private passenger to the Moon will be Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa.
Fanatics opens India tech centre in Hyderabad (18:58)
Hyderabad, Sep 18 (IANS) Fanatics, the global leader in licensed sports merchandise, on Tuesday opened its first India technology innovation centre in Hyderabad.
Digital trust in India not as high as businesses think: CA Technologies (18:56)
New Delhi, Sep 18 (IANS) Business leaders in India are overestimating consumer trust in their organisations as well as their ability to handle and protect consumer data, a new report on digital trust from software major CA Technologies suggests.
Cognizant to acquire Advanced Technology Group (18:14)
San Francisco, Sep 18 (IANS) US-based global software major Cognizant on Tuesday announced the acquisition of Advanced Technology Group (ATG) -- a management and technology consultancy services focused on the Salesforce Platform -- for an undisclosed sum.
SHARP unveils 8K 'Professional Display' in India (18:10)
Mumbai, Sep 18 (IANS) SHARP India, a wholly owned Indian subsidiary of Japan-based SHARP Corporation, on Tuesday launched its 8K "Professional Display" at InfoComm 2018 here.
28% of key IT spending to shift to Cloud by 2022 globally (17:08)
New Delhi, Sep 18 (IANS) Twenty eight per cent of spending within key enterprise IT markets will shift to Cloud by 2022 -- up from 19 per cent in 2018, Gartner said on Tuesday.
Nasscom 'Accelerate 10X' initiative to nurture 100 AI start-ups each year (16:34)
New Delhi, Sep 18 (IANS) To empower desi tech start-ups working in the field of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and other emerging technologies, IT industry's apex body Nasscom on Tuesday announced to double up on its efforts and mentor 100 such mature-stage start-ups every year.
Space technology incubation centre opened in Tripura's Agartala (16:32)
Bengaluru, Sep 18 (IANS) Indian space agency ISRO on Tuesday opened a space technology incubation centre in Tripura capital Agartala, which was unveiled remotely from the country's tech hub Bengaluru in Karnataka.
Tribunal orders Infosys to pay ex-CFO Bansal Rs 12 crore (16:06)
Bengaluru, Sep 18 (IANS) The arbitral tribunal ordered Infosys to pay its former Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Rajiv Bansal Rs 12.17 crore with interest as part of the severance amount, the IT major said on Tuesday.
Dell EMC releases new AI solutions for digital transformation (15:36)
New Delhi, Sep 18 (IANS) To help organisations realise the full potential of Artificial Intelligence (AI), Dell EMC on Tuesday announced new solutions designed to simplify the AI environment and accelerate its adoption.
Samsung unveils premium home screen range in India (14:56)
Mumbai, Sep 18 (IANS) Aiming to change the in-home entertainment space, Samsung India on Tuesday launched "LED for Home" in the country. The new home screen range is priced between Rs 1 crore to Rs 3.5 crore.
Capgemini, AWS launch initiative to help enterprises go digital (13:40)
Mumbai, Sep 18 (IANS) French technology services major Capgemini and Cloud provider Amazon Web Services (AWS) on Tuesday announced a strategic initiative to accelerate enterprise digital transformation via Cloud technologies.
Oracle reports $9.2 bn revenue in its fiscal first quarter (13:36)
San Francisco, Sep 18 (IANS) Cloud major Oracle has reported a revenue of $9.2 billion for its fiscal first quarter (Q1 2019) -- up from $9.1 billion in the same period last year.
NASA's newest planet hunter telescope shares first science image (13:30)
Washington, Sep 18 (IANS) NASA's newest planet hunter telescope, the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS), has now shared the first science image that it captured as part of its initial round of data collection.
iVOOMI-backed Innelo launches budget smartphone in India (13:26)
New Delhi, Sep 18 (IANS) Chinese electronics company iVOOMi's sub-brand Innelo on Tuesday launched "Innelo 1" in India for Rs 7,499.
OYO, Cure.Fit among most sought after start-ups in India: LinkedIn (12:56)
Mumbai, Sep 18 (IANS) Five-year-old hospitality start-up OYO, health and wellness firm Cure.Fit, and on-demand delivery service dunzo.in are among the top 25 companies that made it to the list of the most sought after start-ups in India released by LinkedIn on Tuesday.
Apple iOS 12 with new tools now available globally (12:10)
San Francisco, Sep 18 (IANS) Apple's iOS 12, the latest version of advanced mobile operating system (OS) and the successor to iOS 11 which is said to make daily tasks faster and more responsive, is now available globally.
India surpasses US and Japan in automation, AI adoption: Study (12:08)
Bengaluru, Sep 18 (IANS) Automation arrived long back in India and the country is now driving Robotic Process Automation (RPA) and Artificial Intelligence (AI)-based technologies globally -- even ahead of the US and Japan -- a new study said on Tuesday.
New US tariffs on Chinese imports spare Apple Watch, AirPods (11:16)
San Francisco, Sep 18 (IANS) In a huge relief to Apple and its investors, Apple's smart watch, smart speaker and AirPods are not among the products that will be affected by the Trump administration's latest tariffs on Chinese imports, the media reported.
Twitter revives pure chronological timeline for over 300 mn users (09:56)
San Francisco, Sep 18 (IANS) Giving its over 336 million users more control, Twitter has announced that it will completely revert their timeline into a pure reverse chronological feed.
Facebook expands security tools to protect elections globally (09:38)
San Francisco, Sep 18 (IANS) In order to further secure candidates and campaign staff vulnerable to hackers and nation-state actors during the elections, Facebook has introduced additional tools to protect political campaigns in the US and around the world.
Japanese billionaire to be first tourist to Moon: SpaceX (09:00)
San Francisco, Sep 18 (IANS) US private space firm SpaceX has announced that the company's first private passenger to the Moon will be Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa.