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.
Panasonic to launch 'intelligent' smartphones on March 27 (14:58)
New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) In a bid to provide great experiences to consumers, Panasonic India is set to launch two smart intelligence-based smartphones on March 27 in the country.
We fixed vulnerabilities years back: Apple on Wikileaks CIA documents (14:46)
Washington, March 24 (IANS) A day after WikiLeaks published its second archive of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) files claiming the agency developed hacking devices for Apple products, the Cupertino-based tech company has refuted security vulnerabilities in its products.
Google introduces shortcuts to its Search (14:24)
New York, March 24 (IANS) Tech giant Google has introduced shortcuts on the Google Search app for Android, iOS and Google.com on the mobile web that gives users the ability to explore deeper within topics they care about.
Oppo F3 Plus smartphone: Brave front camera (Tech Review) (12:28)
By Anuj Sharma
New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) China-based Oppo has done well in India, capturing 8.6 per cent market share in 2016, and the company has progressively shifted its strategy towards the premium end of devices.
Apple acquires iOS automation tool 'Workflow' (12:00)
San Francisco, March 24 (IANS) US tech giant Apple has acquireed 'Workflow,' a popular iOS tool that allows users combine the functionalities of various apps together to automate normally complex processes, media reported on Friday.
Twitter considering paid subscription to power users (11:14)
New York, March 24 (IANS) Twitter is considering offering an advanced TweetDeck experience, with more powerful tools to help marketers and professionals find out what is happening in the world quicker, to gain more insights, and see the broadest range of what people are saying on the social network.
Internet services must act against hate: British Secretary; UN mourns London victims (00:26)
By Arul Louis
United Nations, March 24 (IANS) Internet and social media service providers must "invigilate" against content promoting hate and terror on the Internet and take them down, British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson told reporters on Thursday after the Security Council had mourned the victims of Wednesday's terrorist attack in London with a moment of silence.
Infosys, Tech Mahindra, TCS bag top awards by Hyderabad IT body (23:14)
Hyderabad, March 23 (IANS) Infosys, Tech Mahindra and Tata Consultancy Services bagged top IT exporter awards by the Hyderabad Software Enterprises Association (HYSEA).
Auditors should ensure nations meet environmental commitments: President (23:02)
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday said auditors should play an important role in making nations meet their commitments on environment treaties.
New taxi app to provide roadside pickup (22:54)
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) People in Delhi and some other cities will now have a wider choice of taxis with the launch of a new app that also provides roadside pickup, and commission-free registration and enrolment to cab drivers.
180 mn Indians watching YouTube on mobile phones alone (21:56)
Mumbai, March 23 (IANS) With nearly 300 millions smartphone users in the country as better connectivity and affordable data plans come to the fore, YouTube on Thursday said it has now reached 180 million Indians on mobile phones alone.
Bangladesh to join India's South Asia Satellite initiative (21:52)
Dhaka, March 23 (IANS) Bangladesh has signed an agreement with India to formally join New Delhi's 'South Asia Satellite' initiative, through which the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) will launch a communication satellite for serving the South Asia region.
Digitalisation of forces is top priority: Bhamre (19:44)
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) Union Minister Subhash Bhamre on Thursday said digitalisation of forces is one of the top priorities of the government, an official said.
Airtel to acquire Tikona's 4G business for Rs 1,600 crore (Lead) (19:38)
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) Bharti Airtel on Thursday announced an agreement with Tikona Digital Networks to acquire the latter's 4G business, including the Broadband Wireless Access (BWA) spectrum and 350 sites, in five telecom circles for around Rs 1,600 crore.
Kiran Bedi stresses on e-learning in police training (18:54)
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) Puducherry Lt. Governor Kiran Bedi on Thursday stressed the need to adopt e-learning techniques for training police officers to "cut cost, time and distance".
Airtel to acquire Tikona's 4G business for Rs 1,600 crore (18:22)
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) Bharti Airtel on Thursday announced it has entered into an agreement with Tikona Digital Networks to acquire the latter's 4G business, including the Broadband Wireless Access (BWA) spectrum and 350 sites, in five telecom circles for around Rs 1,600 crore, a company statement said.