Uber suspends self-driving cars after crash (Lead) (15:28)
Washington, March 26 (IANS) US ride-hailing company Uber has suspended its self-driving cars from the roads after one such vehicle crashed in Arizona, the media reported on Sunday.
Apple opens new stores in China, Germany (14:38)
San Francisco, March 26 (IANS) While Apple's retail team is currently remodelling all its stores, the company expanded its reach with three new stores in China, Germany and the US.
Uber suspends self-driving cars after a crash (13:42)
Washington, March 26 (IANS) US ride-hailing company Uber has suspended its self-driving cars from the roads after an accident involving one such vehicle, the media reported on Sunday.
'Snapchat' most-searched app on App Store (13:06)
New York, March 26 (IANS) Although Snap's stock price was a bit down this week, Snapchat is the top searched app on the iOS App Store, a media report said.
Humans, smartphones often fail to detect morph photos (12:46)
London, March 26 (IANS) A group of researchers has demonstrated that both humans and smartphones show a degree of error in distinguishing face morph photos from their 'real' faces on fraudulent identity cards.
Teenager gangraped on Facebook Live relocated to safe place (12:30)
New York, March 26 (IANS) A 15-year-old girl whose gangrape was streamed live on Facebook, and her family have been relocated to a "safe space", a media report said.
Quadruped robot can change steps with speed (11:48)
Tokyo, March 26 (IANS) In a first, a research group has found that by changing only its parameter related to speed, a quadruped robot can spontaneously change its steps.
Gionee A1 smartphone: Delight for selfie-lovers (Tech Review) (11:38)
By Anuj Sharma
New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) At a time when margins are razor-thin in the fast-growing domestic smartphone market, any new device faces the challenge of not only meeting consumer expectations but also offering that something extra to stay in the race for at least one quarter.
This algorithm can predict users' affinity towards mobile game (11:22)
London, March 26 (IANS) Researchers have developed a new algorithm that predicts when a user will leave a mobile game.
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.