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Friday, May 24, 2019

technology

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...

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 ...

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...

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...

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 ...

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...

Huawei P30 Pro, Pro Lite launched in India

The Huawei P30 Lite and P30 Pro made their official debut in India. The P30 Pro is offered in a single 8GB RAM + 128GB storage version for INR71,990 ...

Hyundai to train 10,000 sales consultants for its global connected technology

Hyundai Motor India said it is training a team of over 10,000 professionals for its global connected technology that is all set to debut in its upcom...

Facebook to block foreign ads for Australia election

Facebook will block election advertising from outside Australia ahead of polls next month, in the wake of growing criticism of the social media giant...

Facebook, Instagram, Messenger for Windows Phone to Stop Working on April 30

Facebook is planning to retire some of its Windows Phone applications on April 30. As confirmed by a Microsoft spokesperson, the Facebook will stop s...

WhatsApp unveils 'tipline' to tackle fake news

WhatsApp on Tuesday unveiled its 'Checkpoint Tipline', where people can check the authenticity of information received as the messaging giant looks t...

TRAI begins consultation to review terms, conditions for OSP registration

Telecom regulator TRAI on Friday began a industry-wide discussion to review terms and conditions for registration of other service providers (OSPs), ...

Lok Sabha polls: Facebook to set up 24x7 response team

Facebook will set up a response team for the Lok Sabha elections, to monitor objectionable content round the clock, according to a report."The work t...

India demonstrates anti-satellite missile capability, now a space power: PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday announced that India had demonstrated anti-satellite missile capability by shooting down a live satellite. ...

Hard copy of telephone bill to continue as default, e-bill optional: TRAI

Telecom operators will have to continue providing hard copies of telephone bills to their subscribers without any cost as a default option, sector re...

IAF inducts four Chinook heavy-lift helicopters

Four Chinook heavy-lift helicopters made in the U.S were inducted into the Indian Air Force (IAF) in Chandigarh on Monday. After inducting the helico...