Balance of two enzymes may help treat pancreatic cancer(7 minutes ago) Los Angeles, March 21 (IANS) A new research has set the stage for clinicians to potentially use levels of a pancreatic cancer patient's PHLPP1 and PKC enzymes as a prognostic and for researchers to develop new therapeutic drugs that change the balance of the two enzymes as a means to treat the disease.
Elle and HP: Giving personalised content(01:10) Houston, March 21 (IANS) In the Instagram era you have to be photo-ready, is what Nina Garcia, Editor-in-Chief of Elle Magazine said about her meeting with Enrique Lores, HP's president imaging and printing.
Social media sites to axe content in 3 hours (Lead)(21:42) New Delhi, March 20 (IANS) Social media platforms, including Facebook and Twitter, agreed on Wednesday to process any request from the Election Commission to take down content within three hours during the 48-hour period before voting days.
T-Series on verge of becoming No. 1 YouTube Channel(20:30) Mumbai, March 20 (IANS) Indian film production house and music label T-Series needs slightly more than 800 subscribers to beat Swedish YouTuber PewDiePie's channel and become the No 1 YouTube Channel.
Focus on Industry 4.0, emerging markets: HP (Lead)(19:58) Houston, March 20 (IANS) HP could be targeting the $12 trillion business in manufacturing as it pushes, fine tunes and works furiously on its 3D printing technology -- what it terms Industry 4.0, said Dion Weisler, President and CEO of HP.
NZ shooting: Tech firms asked to brief US Congress(19:32) San Francisco, March 20 (IANS) Technology companies, including Facebook and Twitter, have been asked to brief the US Congress on March 27 regarding their response to dissemination of the video of the New Zealand terrorists attack on their platforms.
Disney now owns Star India after $71bn Fox deal (Lead)(19:12) San Francisco, March 20 (IANS) With the closing of the $71 billion deal with 21st Century Fox, The Walt Disney Company now owns Indian TV giant Star, a Mumbai-based media company with dozens of sports and entertainment channels.
Social media sites to axe content in 3 hours(19:12) New Delhi, March 20 (IANS) Social media platforms, including Facebook and Twitter, agreed on Wednesday to process any request from the Election Commission to take down content within three hours during the 48-hour period before voting days.
EU fines Google $1.7 bn for unfair online ad rules(18:32) Brussels, March 20 (IANS) The European Union's antitrust regulators on Wednesday fined Google 1.49 billion euros ($1.7 billion) for abusing its dominance in the online search market by blocking rivals.
Instagram beta in-app shopping feature in US(17:34) San Francisco, March 20 (IANS) Facebook-owned photo messaging app Instagram has launched the beta version of its in-app shopping feature in the US that would allow over a billion users to buy products tagged in images or videos without having to leave the platform.
New Opera mobile browser with built-in VPN in India(16:52) New Delhi, March 20 (IANS) Opera Internet browser on Wednesday released a new version of its mobile app called "Opera for Android 51" that comes with a free built-in Virtual Private Network (VPN) service to safeguard the online privacy and security of over 160 million VPN users in India.
More browser options for European Android users(16:16) San Francisco, March 20 (IANS) Google will now ask European Android users their browser and search engine preferences, following a regulatory action against the company for the way it bundles softwares in its mobile operating system (OS).
Disney seals $71 bn deal for 21st Century Fox(14:50) San Francisco, March 20 (IANS) After more than a year of working to get the final approval, Disney has officially sealed the deal on its $71 billion acquisition of 21st Century Fox.
Samsung plans to expand investment in AI, 5G(14:16) Seoul, March 20 (IANS) Samsung Electronics Co on Wednesday said it will propel technology innovations to tackle the unfavourable business environment and foster new growth drivers such as artificial intelligence (AI) and 5G.
Political campaign spends on social media a mystery (IANS Special)(14:12) By Gokul Bhagabati New Delhi, March 20 (IANS) Despite all the efforts put in place by social media companies to show who is paying for the political advertisements on their platforms, the users may not know the actual amount spent to run political campaigns on these websites.
Sotheby's to sell Paleolithic woolly mammoth skeleton(14:12) Hong Kong, March 20 (IANS) After works of art, auction house Sotheby's will sell rare objects of historical importance, including the skeleton of a giant woolly mammoth, a species from the Paleolithic period that went extinct around 12,000 BC.