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Monday, September 24, 2018

technology

Ballistic missile test-fired from ITR at Chandipur

An indigenously developed surface-to-surface short-range ballistic missile was test-fired from the Odisha coast on Thursday amid heavy rains, officia...

2 billion youth at risk of being left behind in future due to emerging tech

Global workforce is not able to keep up with the current rate of change that emerging technologies are bringing to workplace, and nearly two billion ...

ISRO's incubation centre inaugurated in Agartala

Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb inaugurated the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) Technology Incubation Centre in Agartala through vi...

Vodafone Idea Board approves merger of Aditya Birla Telecom

The Board of Directors of Vodafone Idea Limited approved merger of the Vodafone Idea Limited with the Aditya Birla Telecom Limited (ABTL), the parent...

WhatsApp to bring 'Swipe to Reply' feature

Popular app WhatsApp may soon introduce new features for users. The company is working on features such as a 'dark mode' and a new ‘Swipe to Re...

iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max with dual-SIM support launched

Apple took covers off its latest flagship iPhone series. Much like last year, the Cupertino giant announced three new variants in its iPhone 2018 lin...

Google ready to comply with RBI norms for payment services

Internet major Google is learnt to have agreed to follow the RBI's local data storage norm for payment services but wants time until December to comp...

Moto G6 Plus launched with 6GB RAM at Rs 22,499

Motorola has launched the Moto G6 Plus in India. Priced at Rs 22,499, the phone will be available from across all offline retail options, as well as ...

Facebook takes down 652 accounts linked to Russia, Iran

Facebook has identified and banned hundreds of accounts, groups and pages engaged in misleading political behaviour, a far larger discovery than a 's...

Huawei is 2nd biggest smartphone vendor in Q2 2018

China-based Huawei took the second-place spot from Apple in a tightening global smartphone during the second quarter of this year, according to figur...

U.S unveils world’s most powerful supercomputer

U.S scientists have unveiled the world’s most powerful and smartest scientific supercomputer that can complete over 2,00,000 trillion calculati...

Jio offers 1.5 GB additional data per day to customers

Reliance Jio started offering 1.5 GB additional data per day to customers on all pre-paid plans priced in the range of Rs 149 to Rs 499."Airtel intro...

Airtel to deploy new pre-5G massive MIMO mobile sites in Mumbai

Bharti Airtel will roll out 7000 mobile sites including pre-5G Massive multiple input multiple output (MIMO) technology across Mumbai in FY18-19 to i...

India successfully test-fires nuclear-capable Agni-5

India successfully test-fired indigenously developed nuclear-capable ballistic missile Agni-5, with a strike range of 5,000 km, from a test range off...

WhatsApp Groups get new features

WhatsApp has added new features for Groups on the messaging app, including the option for catching up with messages, as well as more controls for adm...

Airtel’s new Rs 49 recharge gives you 3GB data for a day

Airtel has introduced a new mobile data plan for its prepaid users. Priced at Rs 49, the plan gives customers a whopping 3GB of 4G data for a day. Bu...

Facebook rolling out privacy choices under EU rules

Facebook announced it would begin rolling out changes to how it handles private data to comply with forthcoming EU rules, with European residents see...

Orkut founder launches 'hello' social network app

A new social networking platform ‘hello’, set up by the founder of the once-popular Orkut, has announced its entry into the Indian market...

Facebook needs 'a few years' to fix problems: Zuckerberg

Facebook will likely need ‘a few years’ to fix the problems uncovered by the revelations on the hijacking of private user data, chief exe...

Jio 'Prime Membership' extended till March 2019

In a major push, Reliance Jio extended the ‘Prime Membership’ benefits by one more year for the existing Jio Prime users. According to a ...

India to be ready with 5G roadmap by June: Telecom Secretary

India will be ready with a full roadmap for 5G technology by June this year, Telecom Secretary Aruna Sundararajan said. Terming 5G important for Indi...

India ranks 109th globally in mobile download speeds: Report

India, the largest consumer of mobile data in the world, ranks 109th when it comes to mobile Internet download speeds, a report said. The average dow...

Fear that AI will take up both skilled & unskilled jobs: Raghuram Rajan

Former RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan expressed fears that Artificial Intelligence would take up jobs–both high skilled and unskilled. With advanc...

BrahMos supersonic cruise missile successfully tested fired

India successfully test fired the BrahMos supersonic cruise missile with an indigenous seeker at Pokhran test range in Rajasthan. Defence Minister Ni...

It is time, Facebook, says WhatsApp co-founder

WhatsApp messaging service co-founder has urged users to ‘delete’ Facebook amid a massive data harvesting scandal in which information of...

Xiaomi Redmi 5 launched in India in 3 variants

Xiaomi added a new smartphone to its budget portfolio in India. The Xiaomi Redmi 5 was first launched in China. With prices starting at Rs 7,999 for ...

Smartphone tech most damaging to environment: Study

Smartphones and data centres will be the most damaging information and communications technologies to the environment by 2040, a study has found. Res...

BSNL rolls out Rs 399 plan with 30GB data, unlimited calling

BSNL has been in competition with Jio, Airtel, Vodafone, and Idea Cellular as data tariffs have continued to fall over the last year and a half. Now,...

Airtel, Google partner for low-cost Android Go smartphones

Telecom operator Bharti Airtel and technology giant Google have partnered to launch low-cost 4G smartphones powered by Android Oreo (Go edition) in I...