Delhi Lt. Governor launches safety app for city travellers
  • Delhi Lt. Governor launches safety app for city travellers(20:34)
    New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) Delhi Lt. Governor Anil Baijal on Friday launched a "QR Code Scheme" called Himmat Plus designed to enhance the safety and security of commuters, particularly of women, travelling in the yellow and black taxis and auto-rickshaws from airports, as well as Railway and Metro stations in the national capital.
NASA names Martian rock after 'The Rolling Stones'
  • NASA names Martian rock after 'The Rolling Stones'(20:18)
    Washington, Aug 23 (IANS) The influence of "The Rolling Stones" has just extended from Earth to Mars, as the team behind NASA's InSight lander has named a Martian rock after the legendary music band.
NRAI hits back at Zomato CEO with #ZoGoisNoGo campaign (Lead)
  • NRAI hits back at Zomato CEO with #ZoGoisNoGo campaign (Lead)(19:24)
    New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) A day after Zomato CEO Deepinder Goyal taunted Rahul Singh, President of the National Restaurant Association of India, on Twitter and logged out of the restaurants' #logout campaign against the "unethical" deep discounting practices of online food aggregators, Singh on Friday hit back at Goyal by starting a new campaign #ZoGoisNoGo.
India can lead in standardising ethical use of AI: Microsoft
  • India can lead in standardising ethical use of AI: Microsoft(19:16)
    By Gokul Bhagabati
    New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) With the government focusing on the use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) as people are increasingly adopting digital technologies, India can lead in setting standards for ethical use of AI, a top Microsoft executive said on Friday.
Realme 5 Pro: Armed to spoil Xiaomi's Diwali party
  • Realme 5 Pro: Armed to spoil Xiaomi's Diwali party(19:08)
    By Md Waquar Haider
    New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) Chinese smartphone manufacturer Realme that entered India only last year has created ripples in the Indian market and the leader Xiaomi is now competing hard to tackle the competition coming from Madhav Sheth-led Realme.
NRAI hits back at Zomato CEO, begins #ZoGoisNoGo campaign
  • NRAI hits back at Zomato CEO, begins #ZoGoisNoGo campaign(18:42)
    New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) A day after Zomato CEO Deepinder Goyal taunted Rahul Singh, President of the National Restaurant Association of India, on Twitter and logged out of the restaurants' #logout campaign against the "unethical" deep discounting practices of online food aggregators, Singh on Friday hit back at Goyal by starting a new campaign #ZoGoisNoGo.
No angel tax on startups, their investors: FM
  • No angel tax on startups, their investors: FM(18:10)
    New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) In a major relief to entrepreneurs and startups, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday announced that the 'angel tax' provision will be withdrawn for startups and their investors.
  • Sony launches new full-frame lens in India(17:16)
    New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) Sony on Friday launched the latest addition to its E-mount full-frame lens line-up with the introduction of a FE 35mm F1.8 large-aperture wide-angle prime lens model SEL35F18F.
HPE-built supercomputer to help NASA land humans on Moon
  • HPE-built supercomputer to help NASA land humans on Moon(17:02)
    San Francisco, Aug 23 (IANS) After entering into a four-year, multi-phase partnership with NASA, Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) has said it custom-designed a new supercomputer that will support the US space agency's Artemis programme, a mission to land the next humans on the lunar South Pole region by 2024.
  • Researchers develop colour-changing 'chameleon skin'(16:46)
    London, Aug 23 (IANS) Researchers have developed artificial 'chameleon skin' that changes colour when exposed to light and could be used in applications such as active camouflage and large-scale dynamic displays.
HP Inc CEO Weisler steps down, Lores to take over (Lead)
  • HP Inc CEO Weisler steps down, Lores to take over (Lead)(16:40)
    San Francisco, Aug 23 (IANS) HP Inc. has announced that Dion Weisler would be stepping down as the President and CEO "due to a family health matter" and would be succeeded by Enrique Lores, the current president of the company's printer division, from November 1.
These are the most tweeted hashtags of 2019 in India
  • These are the most tweeted hashtags of 2019 in India(16:34)
    New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) As the Internet celebrates the 12th birthday of the hashtag on Friday, Twitter unveiled the top hashtags that dominated conversations on the platform in the first half of 2019 in India.
Fish oil pills won't protect you from diabetes: Study
  • Fish oil pills won't protect you from diabetes: Study(16:28)
    London, Aug 23 (IANS) If you are popping fish oil supplements to protect yourself against diabetes, you may be mistaken. According to the researchers, Omega-3 fats have little or no effect on risk of Type 2 diabetes.
Microsoft, ISB to empower Indian business leaders in AI
  • Microsoft, ISB to empower Indian business leaders in AI(16:06)
    Hyderabad, Aug 23 (IANS) The Indian School of Business (ISB) and Microsoft India on Friday joined hands to equip Indian business leaders with tools and strategies to make their organizations Artificial Intelligence (AI)-driven.
HP CEO Weisler steps down, cites 'family health matter'
  • HP CEO Weisler steps down, cites 'family health matter'(16:02)
    San Francisco, Aug 23 (IANS) HP Inc. has announced that Dion Weisler would be stepping down as the President and CEO "due to a family health matter" and would be succeeded by Enrique Lores, the current president of the company's printer division, officially on November 1.
Motorola One Action launched in India at Rs 13,999
Huawei launches new AI processor 'Ascend 910'
  • Huawei launches new AI processor 'Ascend 910'(14:32)
    Shenzhen, Aug 23 (IANS) Chinese technology giant Huawei on Friday launched the world's most powerful Artificial Intelligence (AI) processor -- the Ascend 910 -- along with an all-scenario AI computing framework -- MindSpore.
  • OnePlus TV to sport a 55-inch QLED display(14:30)
    New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) Earlier this week, Chinese smartphone manufacturer OnePlus confirmed that it would be launching OnePlus TV with a 55-inch QLED display feature next month in India.
Huawei has no plan to launch Harmony OS phone this year
Don't keep Apple Card in leather, jeans
  • Don't keep Apple Card in leather, jeans(11:30)
    San Francisco, Aug 23 (IANS) After recently launching the Apple Card, the iPhone-maker has warned people against keeping it in a leather wallet or jeans.
Time for Musk to step down as Tesla CEO: Top investor
Google's Privacy Sandbox to protect users' privacy on web
  • Google's Privacy Sandbox to protect users' privacy on web(09:44)
    San Francisco, Aug 23 (IANS) In a bid to protect users' privacy as they open ads on the web, Google has announced a new initiative called "Privacy Sandbox" to develop a set of open standards to fundamentally enhance privacy on Internet.
HK protest: Google disables China-backed YouTube channels
Zomato CEO taunts NRAI President, latter rebuts (Lead)
  • Zomato CEO taunts NRAI President, latter rebuts (Lead)(23:46)
    New Delhi, Aug 22 (IANS) After a couple of letters from Zomato failed to pacify Rahul Singh, President of the National Restaurant Association of India (NRAI), to stop the #logout campaign, Zomato CEO Deepinder Goyal took to Twitter on Thursday in a bid to embarrass him for the "Gold" programme of The Beer Cafe.