Tech Mahindra opens cyber security centre in Andhra Pradesh (18:06)
New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) IT major Tech Mahindra on Monday announced that it has established Andhra Pradesh Cyber Security Operations Centre (APCSOC) in Vijayawada which is equipped with predictive threat analytics capabilities.
TCS first Indian company to touch $100 bn in market cap (Lead) (18:04)
Mumbai, April 23 (IANS) Riding high on robust quarterly results and a weak rupee, IT bellwether Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) on Monday emerged as the first Indian listed technology company to cross the $100-billion mark in terms of market capitalisation (m-cap).
50 new 'Moto Hubs' opened in western UP (17:44)
New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) Lenovo-owned Motorola on Monday opened 50 new "Moto Hubs" in western Uttar Pradesh, including in Noida, Ghaziabad, Agra and Meerut.
India leads digital transformation race in APJ region: Report (17:18)
Mumbai, April 23 (IANS) India is set to lead the wave of digital disruption across the Asia Pacific and Japan (APJ) region with 94 per cent of the organisations in the country ready to tackle this transformation in the next five years, a new report said on Monday.
AI-powered Honor 10 coming on May 15 (17:16)
New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) Huawei's sub-brand Honor, which has been working on their second generation Artificial Intelligence (AI) 2018 flagship device, is expected to launch "Honor 10" smartphone in London on May 15.
Health Ministry removes 'fat shaming' tweet after Twitterati outrage (17:02)
New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) In an embarrassment for the government, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW) on Monday removed a tweet that asked people "What's your choice?" based on a photo that displayed two women -- one overweight, depicting non-veg and processed food items and the other lean with fruits and vegetables.
Airtel to add over 6,000 new sites in Gujarat (17:02)
Ahmedabad, April 23 (IANS) As part of its network expansion programme Project LEAP, Bharti Airtel on Monday announced plans to add more than 6,000 new sites in 2018-19, along with the deployment of an additional 2,000 km of optic fiber across Gujarat.
AI-driven music networking platform 'SocialMob' launched (16:52)
New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) In a bid to deliver exclusive online content, Artificial Intelligence (AI)-powered "SocialMob," a music and content app, on Monday announced its official launch in India.
Samsung pips Intel as top semiconductor player in 2017: Gartner (15:52)
New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) In a significant development, Samsung Electronics with 14.2 per cent share surpassed Intel as the top vendor for the global semiconductor market in 2017 -- a feat that took 25 years to happen --Gartner said on Monday.
Google's 'Files Go' app now in Odia language (15:14)
Bhubaneswar, April 23 (IANS) Google on Monday said that its "Files Go" app is now available in the Odia language.
Udacity announces Cybersecurity Nanodegree Programme (15:10)
New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) Silicon Valley-based online education platform Udacity has announced a new "Cybersecurity Nanodegree Programme" to train professionals who can develop innovative and sophisticated solutions to safeguard against data breaches.
New ASUS smartphone with massive battery, pure Android in India (14:46)
New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) Taiwanese smartphone maker ASUS on Monday announced the global debut of ZenFone Max Pro (M1) from India, which is the first device from the company to be co-marketed and distributed online on Flipkart.
Arrested for filing RTI on Parrikar's health: Businessman (13:56)
Panaji, April 23 (IANS) Arrested and released on bail for uploading a false Facebook post announcing the death of ailing Manohar Parrikar, businessman Kenneth Silveira has said he was arrested two days after he filed an RTI plea with the Goa Chief Minister's Office seeking his health status.
Seeking solution to US export ban: ZTE (13:44)
Beijing, April 23 (IANS) Chinese telecom equipment maker ZTE Corporation is taking steps to comply with a US denial order, said the company.
SAP to power Larsen & Toubro arm's digital transformation (12:36)
Mumbai, April 23 (IANS) Global software firm SAP SE on Monday announced the successful implementation of its "SAP S/4HANA Business Suite" at IT solutions company Larsen & Toubro Infotech (LTI).
Wikipedia's new 'page preview' feature to make browsing easy (12:28)
San Francisco, April 23 (IANS) Wikipedia has deployed a new "page previews" feature for its English webpages to help users get a peek of the information behind a link without clicking on it.
Gmail users receiving spams from their own accounts: Report (11:46)
San Francisco, April 23 (IANS) Some Gmail users have claimed that they have been receiving ads sent to them from their own accounts despite updated passwords and two-factor authentication, the media reported.
British campaigner to sue Facebook over fake ads (11:42)
London, April 23 (IANS) British consumer campaigner Martin Lewis is suing Facebook for defamation after dozens of fake advertisements bearing his name were published on the social media platform.
Tech firms don't care about users' data: Cambridge Analytica researcher (10:02)
San Francisco, April 23 (IANS) Tech companies in the Silicon Valley like Facebook assume users know that their data is being sold and obtaining the data for Cambridge Analytica was not against the rules, a researcher with the British political consulting firm has said.
Twitter co-founder invests in Indian AI-powered health chatbot (10:00)
New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) Twitter co-founder Biz Stone has invested in a Delhi-based Artificial Intelligence (AI)-powered chatbot "Visit" which is the brainchild of students from Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS), Pilani in Rajasthan.
Russia bans Google's IP addresses to block Telegram (07:04)
Moscow, April 23 (IANS) Russian telecom watchdog Roskomnadzor said on Sunday that it has banned a number of Google IP addresses that allow instant messaging service Telegram to escape blockage in Russia over user data disputes.
Live stream HD videos with this power-saving technique (21:14)
New York, April 22 (IANS) Engineers, including one of Indian-origin, have developed a technique that could help wearable tech users share high-definition (HD) live videos without letting their devices consume high battery power.
Algorithm tool to quickly catch sex predators developed (21:08)
New York, April 22 (IANS) The faculty from US-based Purdue Polytechnic Institute has developed an algorithm tool that can help law enforcement personnel to filter out and focus on sex offenders who are most likely to set up face-to-face meetings with child victims.
Here's why WikiLeaks can't convert its cryptocurrency into money (21:00)
San Francisco, April 22 (IANS) Cryptocurrency marketplace Coinbase has shut the account of whistleblowing website WikiLeaks' Shop for allegedly violating its terms of service -- which means it cannot convert payments like bitcoin into conventional money.
Algorithms on social media may be discriminating (16:08)
New York, April 22 (IANS) A group of researchers have found that recommendation algorithms on social media platforms may discriminate on the basis of gender, age and race.