• Mon, Feb 19, 2018
  • Charging points for e-vehicles at railway stations soon

    Updated: Feb, 18, 201804:51 PM

    The Railways will allocate parking spaces at the station parking lots and will continue to collect parking fees from the vehicle owners as usual.
    Charging points for e-vehicles at railway stations soon
    The Railways will provide space for electric vehicle charging stations at the parking lots of train stations to promote the use of green energy.To begin with, the parking lots at the New Delhi and Nizamuddin railway stations in the capital have been identified to set up e-vehicle (EV) charging spots and necessary preparations are underway, according to a senior Railway Ministry official.   According to the plan, there will be five fast-charging DC points capable of charging 10 cars simultaneously at a dedicated place in the parking lots of the two railway stations.  While an AC charger takes around six hours to charge an EV, the DC chargers are faster and take only around 40 minutes to an hour to fully charge a vehicle.  According to the Railway Ministry official, the charging points at the two stations will be set up by BSES - Rajdhani...
  • Facebook to roll out fix for bug in two-factor authentication Facebook to roll out fix for bug in two-factor authentication
    Updated: Feb, 17, 201806:42 PM

    People asked Facebook why their responses to these notifications appeared as status updates on the social media platform.

  • Tinder's new feature to give more power to women Tinder's new feature to give more power to women
    Updated: Feb, 17, 201804:26 PM

    In a bid to give more power to women on the platform, dating app Tinder is set to introduce a setting that makes it possible for women to only interact with the men they message first.

  • Google kills 'view image' button from search results Google kills 'view image' button from search results
    Updated: Feb, 16, 201804:12 PM

    The change is seen as part of Google's partnering with stock photo provider Getty Images.

  • Twitter to soon livestream news to curb misinformation Twitter to soon livestream news to curb misinformation
    Updated: Feb, 16, 201804:04 PM

    According to a report in BuzzFeed News late on Thursday, the micro-blogging platform will rely on partnerships with regional news stations to select the footage to be live-streamed.

  • Apple promises fix for serious Telugu character bug Apple promises fix for serious Telugu character bug
    Updated: Feb, 16, 201804:01 PM

    The bug, the origin of which is still unknown, was discovered earlier this week and involves sending the character in Telugu to devices that crashes an iPhone and makes apps like Messages, Facebook...

  • Apple may introduce 3 new iPhones this year Apple may introduce 3 new iPhones this year
    Updated: Feb, 15, 201804:51 PM

    The 6.1-inch LCD iPhone will apparently resemble the iPhone X with a similar full-screen design, but at a more accessible price for customers.

  • Moto Z2 Force with massive battery power now in India Moto Z2 Force with massive battery power now in India
    Updated: Feb, 15, 201803:05 PM

    Lenovo-owner Motorola on Thursday launched the limited edition Moto Z2 Force smartphone bundled with a Moto TurboPower mod pack in India for Rs 34,999.

  • Tech addiction? It’s time to take back control of your life Tech addiction? It’s time to take back control of your life
    Updated: Feb, 14, 201808:15 AM

    From being an aide, a ‘virtual assistant’, that was to help mankind in reducing burdens and chores, technology has become pervasive and all-consuming, literally taking over our lives. It is time to...

  • New Snapchat update draws ire of over 6 lakh users New Snapchat update draws ire of over 6 lakh users
    Updated: Feb, 13, 201807:27 PM

    Snapchat's latest redesign, which was released last week, has not gone down well with many users. This is evident from the fact that an online petition calling for removal of the new update has...