'Ransomware attacks to morph into 2-stage extortion campaigns'
Core catcher set up for Kudankulam's 3rd nuclear power unit
  • Core catcher set up for Kudankulam's 3rd nuclear power unit(18:16)
    Chennai, Dec 5 (IANS) Russia's entity Rosatom State Atomic Energy Corporation on Thursday said the molten core catcher was installed in the design position under the reactor pit of the upcoming 1,000 MW Unit 3 at Kundankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) in Tamil Nadu.
Samsung led 5G devices grabbed 5% of premium market in Q3
  • Samsung led 5G devices grabbed 5% of premium market in Q3(17:42)
    Hong Kong, Dec 5 (IANS) 5G smartphones captured 5 per cent of the global premium market in the third quarter (Q3) of 2019 led by Samsung with 74 per cent share followed by LG with 11 per cent and Vivo with 5 per cent share, a new report by Counterpoint Research has said.
Focus mode comes to Android to limit distractions
New iPhone may have Qualcomm ultrasonic fingerprint sensor
Musk tells jury his net worth $20bn but is short on cash
  • Musk tells jury his net worth $20bn but is short on cash(16:48)
    San Francisco, Dec 5 (IANS) Multi-billionaire tech mogul Elon Musk in the second day of his courtroom appearance as a defendant in a defamation case filed by Vernon Unsworth, a British man, over "pedo guy" tweet, disclosed that his net worth was $20 billion (roughly Rs 1,43,000 crore) but was short on cash.
Global IoT enterprise drone shipments to grow 50% in 2020
  • Global IoT enterprise drone shipments to grow 50% in 2020(16:30)
    Egham (UK), Dec 5 (IANS) In 2020, worldwide shipments of Internet of Things (IoT) enterprise drones (defined as flying drones) will total 526,000 units, an increase of 50 per cent from 2019, Gartner Inc. said on Thursday.
Galaxy S11 may scan up to two fingerprints simultaneously
Huawei gets back at FCC with legal challenge
  • Huawei gets back at FCC with legal challenge(15:16)
    Shenzhen, Dec 5 (IANS) Hitting back at the regulators and critics, Chinese telecom and smartphone giant Huawei on Thursday sued the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), seeking the court to overturn an order passed on November 22 which bans carriers in rural America from tapping the Universal Service Fund (USF) to purchase Huawei equipment.
Huawei Watch GT2 with Bluetooth calling launched in India
  • Huawei Watch GT2 with Bluetooth calling launched in India(13:54)
    New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) Huawei Consumer Business Group India on Thursday launched its much-anticipated Huawei Watch GT2 with two weeks of battery life, Bluetooth calling and in-device music in the country in 42mm variant (with 1.2 inch AMOLED display) and 46mm variant (with 1.39 inch AMOLED display).
iPhone 11 Pro shared location even when told not to
Flipkart launches first Nokia-branded smart TV in India
  • Flipkart launches first Nokia-branded smart TV in India(12:32)
    New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) Flipkart on Thursday launched the Nokia Smart TV in India as part of their strategic partnership. Priced at Rs 41,999, the Nokia-branded smart TV is currently available in a 55-inch variant and features "Sound by JBL".
Sony launches Alpha 9 II camera in India for Rs 3,99,990
Instagram now asks new users to provide their birthdate
Huge political interference in Microsoft's Pentagon win: AWS CEO
  • Huge political interference in Microsoft's Pentagon win: AWS CEO(10:26)
    Las Vegas, Dec 5 (IANS) In yet another strong public rebuke of Microsoft who has won the prestigious $10 billion Pentagon Cloud project, Amazon Web Services (AWS) CEO Andy Jassy said the US government's decision to award the project to the Satya Nadella-run company was done under significant political interference.
AWS ready to help Indian govt with safeguarding sensitive data
  • AWS ready to help Indian govt with safeguarding sensitive data(08:38)
    Las Vegas, Dec 5 (IANS) As Amazon Web Services (AWS) doubles down on reaching out to the Indian government with its Public Sector Cloud offerings, the key is to bring the message home that AWS is the only player which can isolate sensitive data from the routine open data with even a single "instance" (a virtual server in the AWS Cloud) on Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) and keep it safe within the boundaries of the country.
US urges countries to suspend digital taxes
  • US urges countries to suspend digital taxes(07:48)
    Washington, Dec 5 (IANS) US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Wednesday urged countries to "suspend" their individual digital services taxes and to wait for an international taxation agreement on the matter to be negotiated by the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD).
  • 'Design conclave in Kerala to tap state's huge talent pool'(00:04)
    Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 5 (IANS) To tap into the huge talent pool available in Kerala, the country's largest design conclave will be held at Kochi over three days starting from December 12, a top state government official said on Wednesday.
India's cybersecurity market to hit $3bn by 2022: Report
  • India's cybersecurity market to hit $3bn by 2022: Report(22:56)
    New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANS) The cybersecurity market in India is expected to grow from $1.97 billion in 2019 to $3.05 billion by 2022, at a compound annual growth rate of 15.6 per cent -- almost one and a half times the global rate, said a PwC India and Data Security Council of India (DSCI) report on Wednesday.
Piyush Goyal earns praise from Twitterati
  • Piyush Goyal earns praise from Twitterati(21:48)
    New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANS) Railway Minister Piyush Goyal's photograph of rushing to Parliament to field questions from members went viral on Twitter, with users praising him.
Lenovo expands smart devices portfolio in India
TikTok prevented disabled users' videos from going viral
  • TikTok prevented disabled users' videos from going viral(20:20)
    London, Dec 4 (IANS) Chinese short video-sharing app TikTok has acknowledged that content produced by disabled users was deliberately suppressed by the firm's moderators in a bid to prevent these users from becoming victims of bullying, the media reported.
Huawei finds non-US part suppliers after May ban
  • Huawei finds non-US part suppliers after May ban(19:38)
    San Francisco, Dec 4 (IANS) The US suppliers don't seem to be a must anymore for Huawei as the Chinese telecommunication giant's latest smartphone Mate 30 Pro, unveiled in September, doesn't contain American components.
Sensitive personal data 'can be processed overseas with explicit consent'
Nokia Chairman Risto Siilasmaa to step down in April