• Mon, Apr 24, 2017
  • Twitter creates 'lite' version for data-starved users Twitter creates 'lite' version for data-starved users
    Updated: Apr, 06, 201703:00 PM

    Twitter Inc is launching a faster version of its mobile service aimed at people with sporadic connections or little data on their smartphone plans, hoping to pick up users in harder-to-reach emerging...

  • Messenger app gets clearance  to launch an online-only bank Messenger app gets clearance to launch an online-only bank
    Updated: Apr, 05, 201710:10 PM

    A big change is coming to South Korea’s banking industry. Hot on the heels of the launch of Korea Telecom’s internet K Bank, another online-only bank is about to be launched by Kakao Talk, the...

  • YouTube Go beta app launched in India YouTube Go beta app launched in India
    Updated: Apr, 05, 201705:30 AM

    After announcing its “Made for India” YouTube Go app during last September’s ‘Google for India’ event here, Google’s video-hosting platform YouTube released a beta version of the YouTube Go app in the...

  • NASA, Kennedy tie up to help develop autonmous cars NASA, Kennedy tie up to help develop autonmous cars
    Updated: Apr, 05, 201705:30 AM

    Apart from undertaking various expeditions beyond Earth, scientsts at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida have joined a partnership created to develop self-driving cars using radar, lasers, the...

  • What is the strange rocket button icon doing on Facebook? What is the strange rocket button icon doing on Facebook?
    Updated: Apr, 04, 201707:30 PM

    Social networking giant Facebook recently added a new icon -- that of a rocket -- on selected users’ home screens without any hint about what to do with it or what it means, said a media report.

  • Your smartphones may be secretly talking, breaching security Your smartphones may be secretly talking, breaching security
    Updated: Apr, 04, 201706:30 AM

    Do you use smartphone apps to organise lunch dates, make convenient online purchases or communicate the most intimate details of your existence? Beware, these apps may be secretly talking to each...

  • Samsung to launch Galaxy S8 and S8+ in India soon Samsung to launch Galaxy S8 and S8+ in India soon
    Updated: Apr, 03, 201707:15 AM

    Samsung has finally launched the much-awaited Galaxy S8 and S8+ smart phones at an event in New York and both these phones are coming to India soon.

  • How authors can use technology to overcome rejection How authors can use technology to overcome rejection
    Updated: Apr, 03, 201707:00 AM

    Recently I had an interesting conversation over lunch with two interesting gentlemen. One was a wellknown ex-Union Minister who was also the editor-in-chief of a major national newspaper and the other...

  • Snapchat adds more accessible search feature Snapchat adds more accessible search feature
    Updated: Apr, 02, 201704:21 PM

    Snap Inc said its Snapchat messaging app would add an option for users to search through photos and videos that users have posted to the public.

  • Now raise money on Facebook for funeral expenses Now raise money on Facebook for funeral expenses
    Updated: Apr, 01, 201712:15 AM

    Social networking giant Facebook has unveiled a new tool that will help people raise funds for personal needs like tuition, medical treatment, pet care, personal emergency and even for burial...