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Bad password habits can compromise your sensitive data

A research conducted by Russia-based software security company Kaspersky Lab has shown that people across the globe .

12 Jan 2017

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Now go live on Facebook from desktop

The social networking giant also rolled out a "Live Contributor" role in Pages, allowing admins to designate specific individuals to go live on behalf of the page.

12 Jan 2017

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Twitter to shut down Dashboard

According to a report in TechCrunch, the product may not have had a large install base, though, which is why it was marked for shutdown. 

12 Jan 2017

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Facebook plans showing ads in middle of videos

The ads can also pop up on videos that run for atleast 90 seconds.

10 Jan 2017

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Apple iPhone turns 10, revolution continues

At Macworld 2007 in San Francisco, Steve Jobs introduced the world to iPhone as three products in one.

09 Jan 2017

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Google betting big on AI, machine learning: Sundar Pichai

Google CEO Sundar Pichai on Thursday said his organisation is "betting big" on advances in artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning in the coming years.
 

05 Jan 2017

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Google's Pichai offers internet training for small Indian companies

The programme would be certified by the Indian School of Business, Hyderabad.

05 Jan 2017

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Facebook blocks photo of nude Neptune statue, retracts

The 16th century statue of the sea god dominates Piazza del Nettuno, a grand square in the heart of Bologna.

03 Jan 2017

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WhatsApp block about to happen on older phones

WhatsApp will stop working on certain phones by the end of 2016, many users of older versions of iPhones and Android handsets are about to find themselves cut off.

02 Jan 2017

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Coolpad Mega 3: Budget smartphone for selfie lovers

The company recently launched Coolpad Mega 3 that comes with the capability to hold three 4G-ready SIM cards.

02 Jan 2017

2017’s Most Awaited Games

Videogame releases thrive on the hype of cryptic teasers, and gameplay peeks, so we already have a fair idea (save for the potentially surprising underdogs) of what’s hot in 2017!

31 Dec 2016

The e-commerce rode on mobility, digitisation, demography

The emergence of the Omni-channel model in e-tailing has also enabled netizens shop across e-portals, web sites, apps.

28 Dec 2016

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4G adoption up as 53% Indians bought smartphones online in 2016: Deloitte

The findings showed that smartphone users wield their devices to check bank balances (54 per cent), pay utility bills (54 per cent) and services bill (53 per cent) the most.

28 Dec 2016

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India ranks # 1 in demand for mobile developer courses courtesy Google search

In 2016, India overtook the United States to become the largest country in terms of interest in mobile developer courses.

28 Dec 2016

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Website tracks Santa's journey around the globe

The Santa tracking tradition dates back to 1955, when a Colorado newspaper ad printed a phone number to connect children with the Christmas icon that mistakenly directed to NORAD's hotline.

24 Dec 2016

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Facebook gets over 6,000 data requests from India in first half of 2016

This is the second highest after the US, which made 23,854 requests for 38,951 users/accounts during January-June 2016

24 Dec 2016

IIT-B working with US scientists to predict storm surge

Prof. Mohanty said the endeavour to develop the modelling system with the group of US-based scientists

22 Dec 2016

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Sex and marriage with robots: Science fiction or new reality?

Abyss Creations next year will start marketing sex robots that are billed as life-like, with the ability to talk and move like humans.

22 Dec 2016

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Facebook dials in live audio streaming option

The new feature comes as an alternative to a Facebook tool that lets people stream live video at the social network.

21 Dec 2016

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Apple's new AirPods tough to recycle: Expert

Apple's latest four-gram wireless headphones, or AirPods, have glued-in tiny lithium batteries that make recycling difficult, said an expert.

21 Dec 2016

Apple says 'great Mac desktops' are coming

Cook said Apple's greatest differentiator was their culture and people who were embedded with "change the world" attitude.

20 Dec 2016