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Tuesday, March 26, 2019

technology

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...

Google Maps now displays speed cameras in India

Tech giant Google has rolled out a new feature that allows users to identify and mark speed limit and speed cameras on the Google Maps. The features ...

Anti-tank guided missile test-fired successfully

The Defence Research and Development Organisation successfully test fired indigenously developed, low weight, Man Portable Anti-Tank Guided Missile f...

Firefox Lite browser launched in India

Aiming to give Indian users a fast and lightweight browser, Mozilla, the maker of the Open Source browser Firefox, on Wednesday launched ‘Firef...

Data usage in India to grow at 73% CAGR by 2022: Study

India's data consumption is expected to grow at a compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) of about 72.6 per cent to 10,96,58,793 million MB by 2022, acc...

Google launches 'Bolo' to tutor children to read Hindi, English

Tech giant Google unveiled a new app 'Bolo' that aims to help children in primary school learn to read in Hindi and English. The free app, which is b...

Apple AirPods 2 to Launch on March 25

  The Apple AirPods were announced back in September 2016, alongside the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. The announcement was significant, as the iPh...

WhatsApp 'Advanced Search' Feature Coming Soon

WhatsApp is working on several new features like Dark Mode, a group invitation control system, and more. A new 'Advanced Search' feature will now rep...

Twitter building ‘hide reply’ feature

  To give users more control to monitor unnecessary conversations on their handles, micro-blogging site Twitter is building a “hide reply&r...

IRCTC launches payment aggregator, IRCTC iPay

  The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) has launched its own payment aggregator system, IRCTC iPay, a step which will help ...

Xiaomi launches Redmi Note 7, Note 7 Pro at aggressive price points

Chinese smartphone giant Xiaomi has announced the launch of the new Redmi 7 series for the Indian market. Adopting a new design, the new series embod...

Apple could be developing AR-headset to work with iPhone: Report

Apple could be planning to develop an Augmented Reality (AR)-based headset that would work alongside an iPhone to enable users experience an environm...

India to get 5G by 2021, ban on certain vendors won't delay roll out: Nokia

Finnish telecom gear maker Nokia said the ban on certain vendors being discussed in and around Europe will not delay its 5G rollout plan. The company...

Samsung S10+ to hit Indian shelves from March 8

Buyers of Samsung's Galaxy S series of premium smartphones will have to shell out close to Rs 1.18 lakh to get their hands on the top-end model of th...

Ericsson starts deploying 5G-ready telecom equipment on Vodafone Idea network

Swedish telecom gear maker Ericsson on Wednesday said it has started deploying 5G-ready equipment on Vodafone Idea network. The equipment will be use...

India's first 'fulldome 3D Digital theatre' inaugurated

India's first 'fulldome 3D Digital Theatre' at the Science City in Kolkata was inaugurated by Union Culture Minister Mahesh Sharma on Monday.The 'ful...

U.K lawmakers slam Facebook, recommend stiffer regulation

British lawmakers issued a scathing report on Monday that accused Facebook of intentionally violating privacy and anti-competition laws in the U.K, a...

Grade 10 students develop AI device to help fix posture

A team of Class 10 students in Gurugram has developed a portable, cost-effective and user-friendly device driven by artificial intelligence (AI) that...

Parliamentary panel summons Twitter head on Feb 25

  The Parliamentary panel on Information Technology has summoned the head of microblogging site Twitter to appear before it on February 25, the c...

Institute of Aerospace Medicine ties up with ISRO for life-support system

  The country’s ambitious first manned space flight, Gaganyaan, will see ISRO partnering with the Institute of Aerospace Medicine, a premie...

Panasonic Lumix S1, Lumix S1R full-frame mirrorless cameras launched

During Photokina 2018, Panasonic announced that it would be entering the full-frame mirrorless camera space to take on Sony, Canon, and Nikon. Now, t...

TRAI recommendations on OTT issue likely by Feb-end: RS Sharma

Telecom regulator TRAI hopes to finalise, by February-end, its recommendations on whether over-the-top (OTT) services, such as WhatsApp and Skype, sh...

India launches military satellite Microsat-R

India successfully launched Microsat-R, a military satellite on board its Polar rocket PSLV C44, from the spaceport in Sriharikota on Thursday, in th...

WhatsApp limits 'forwards' to 5 chats for users globally

  WhatsApp will now globally limit message 'forwards' to five chats at a time, a practice it had introduced in India in July last year to crack d...

Microsoft pledges USD 500 mn to ease local housing crunch

Microsoft pledged USD 500 million for loans and grants aimed at ramping up construction of affordable housing in the Puget Sound area of Washington s...

Facebook to invest $300 million in local news initiatives

Facebook says it is investing 300 million over the next three years in local news programs, partnerships and other initiatives. The money will go tow...

DD Science, India Science channels launched

The Department of Science and Technology and public broadcaster Doordarshan on Tuesday launched two science channels-- DD Science and India Science, ...

Consumers can pick 100 channels for Rs 153 base pack: TRAI

The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has come out and clarified that consumers have the option to choose channels on a-la-carte basis for...

Samsung bets on 'M series' to take on Xiaomi

Hoping to re-capture its pole position from rival Xiaomi, Korean giant Samsung will launch its 'Galaxy M' series of smartphones -- first in India -- ...