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Thursday, May 23, 2019

Technologies

ISRO successfully launches earth observation satellite RISAT-2B

In a pre-dawn launch on Wednesday, Indian space agency ISRO scripted history by successfully launching earth observation satellite RISAT-2B that woul...

U.S delays Huawei ban for 90 days

U.S officials have delayed a ban on American technology exports to Chinese tech giant Huawei until mid-August, saying the time was needed to allow fo...

Pre-monsoon rainfall deficit drops to 22%

Pre-monsoon rainfall from March to May, a phenomenon vital to agriculture in several parts of the country, has recorded a deficiency of 22 per cent, ...

Political ad spend on Facebook, Google tops Rs 53 cr

Political parties have spent over Rs 53 crore on digital platforms like Google and Facebook between February and May, with the Bharatiya Janata Party...

Indian Navy successfully test-fires MRSAM missile

The Indian Navy has successfully test-fired a Medium Range Surface to Air Missile (MRSAM), achieving a significant milestone to enhance its anti-air ...

White House urges Internet users to denounce 'censorship'

President Donald Trump's administration has renewed its claims of political favouritism among search engines and social media platforms by launching ...

'Chandrayaan-2' will have 13 payloads: ISRO

India's second Moon mission that is planned for a July launch will have 13 payloads and one passive experiment from American space agency NASA, the I...

Monsoon to hit Kerala on June 6: IMD

The monsoon will hit the Kerala coast on June 6, five days after its normal onset date, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Wednesday. ...

Monsoon likely to hit Kerala on June 4

Monsoon is likely to arrive in Kerala on June 4, marking the official commencement of the rainy season in the country, private weather forecaster Sky...

Apple revamps TV app for direct subscriptions to channels

Apple users will be able to subscribe to HBO, Showtime and a handful of other channels directly through Apple's new TV app, bypassing the need to dow...

Tar balls on Goa beaches may harm human beings: Study

The tar balls surfacing annually on Goa's beaches are home to pathogens that might be harmful to marine life and eventually to human beings through f...

ISRO to launch RISAT on May 22

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) said the PSLV-C46, on its 48th mission, would launch RISAT, a radar imaging earth observation satellite...

Most of debris generated from India's anti-satellite test has decayed: DRDO chief

DRDO Chairman G. Satheesh Reddy has said that most of the debris generated from from the anti-satellite test conducted by India in March have decayed...

Jeff Bezos unveils lunar lander project 'Blue Moon'

Jeff Bezos, the richest man in the world and head of space company 'Blue Origin', announced on Thursday his intent to participate in the new race to ...

Google Pixel 3a, 3a XL to hit India from May 15

Tech giant Google's latest generation of smartphones - Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL - will make their way into the Indian market priced at Rs 39,999 onwa...

EU fine on Google weighs on parent Alphabet profits

Google parent Alphabet reported that profit in the first three months of 2019 sagged under the weight of a hefty antitrust fine in the European Union...

Britain's FM urges caution over Huawei role in 5G network

British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt has urged caution over the role of China's Huawei in the U.K, saying the government should think carefully befo...

Facebook sues New Zealand company to thwart fake likes

Facebook on Thursday filed a lawsuit in U.S federal court to bar a New Zealand company from selling fake "likes," views and followers to Instagram us...

BlackBerry Messenger to shut down on May 31

BlackBerry Messenger (BBM), one of the oldest instant messaging apps for phones, is finally shutting down. The consumer version of BBM will stop work...

Instagram planning to hide like count from audience

It is exciting to see when your post receives likes on Instagram. However, as part of a limited test aimed at promoting the well-being of the users, ...

TikTok removed from Google, Apple app stores

Tech giants Google and Apple have removed TikTok from their app stores after the Supreme Court refused to stay Madras High Court order asking the Cen...

Deepest radio images of Sun created

Scientists have captured the deepest radio images of the Sun, an advance that may help reliably predict space weather and its possible effects on Ear...

3 private players offer ideal, healthy competition: Vodafone Idea CEO

Vodafone Idea, which is in the midst of Rs 25,000 crore mega fund-raising, has said the Indian telecom market with three private players is an 'ideal...

IBM using AI to create customised, emphatic chatbots

Chatbots may have become ubiquitous in recent times, assisting businesses in everything from bill payments to customer services, but these automated ...

Cabinet nod to GSLV Ph-4 continuation programme

The Union Cabinet on Monday approved continuation of the ongoing GSLV programme phase-4 consisting of five rocket flights during 2021-2024. The phase...

Monsoon to be 'near normal': IMD

The country is likely to have 'near normal' monsoon with a well distributed rainfall which could be beneficial for the agriculture sector, the India ...

Google Pay users can now purchase, sell gold on the payments platform

Google said it has partnered with bullion refiner MMTC-PAMP India to allow Google Pay users to buy and sell gold through the app, a service that is a...

LinkedIn brings emoji reactions on its app

In an attempt to become more interactive for users, Microsoft-owned job seeking platform LinkedIn is bringing the Facebook-famed emoji “Reactio...

Facebook's clear history feature delayed again

  Last year in May Facebook's chief executive officer Mark Zuckerberg took to the stage in San Jose, California at the company's annual develope...

Vincent Cassel joins 'Westworld' season three

Tessa Thompson has joined Avengers 4 reshoots

Salman Khan's 'Dabangg 3' to release next year

Lightning, thunderstorm claim 19 lives in Bihar

Monsoon to be 'near normal': IMD

Heatwave deaths to rise steadily by 2080: Study

App for Mumbai weather forecast launched

Pre-monsoon rainfall deficit drops to 22%

Monsoon to hit Kerala on June 6: IMD

Monsoon likely to hit Kerala on June 4

Cabinet nod to GSLV Ph-4 continuation programme