January 20, 2018 2:34 pm

Less than half a year after a launch in August, Comio is pushing monthly sales of 1.25 lakh units and hopes to go completely local with manufacturing soon.

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January 20, 2018 2:17 pm

OnePlus has revealed that up to 40,000 users at oneplus.net may have been affected by a malicious code that was injected into the payment page code to steal credit card information of people.

Apple, Samsung, battery performance, Italy anti-trust court, slower smartphone batteries, national consumers code, smartphone performance, Apple iPhones, Samsung smartphones, software updates
January 19, 2018 7:05 pm

Apple and Samsung are being tried by an anti-trust court in Italy, as the country claims that both companies slow down their ilder phones in favour of newer models.

Google Arts and Culture app selfie feature, computer vision technology, Arts and Culture app India, art exhibitions, image database, museum partners, art collection
January 19, 2018 7:05 pm

Google has introduced its selfie feature to the Arts and Culture app in India today. The feature, which matches user selfies to works of art, has gone viral globally.

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January 19, 2018 6:07 pm

Nokia has signed a deal with DoCoMo to introduce 5G technology in Japan.

Cryptocurrency hacks, stolen cryptocurrency, Bitcoin, Ether, blockchain technology, digital currency, crypto transactions, tax returns, cryptocurrency miners, software systems
January 19, 2018 5:01 pm

In the last 10 years, researchers claim that upto 14 per cent of cryptocurrencies, including Bitcoin and Ether, have been stolen.

January 19, 2018 4:22 pm

Reliance Jio's director Akash Ambani has said that the digital transformation could make India's cloud economy worth $4 billion by the year 2020.

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January 19, 2018 3:34 pm

Apple CEO Tim Cook has said the tech company will release a software update, so that old phones don't face any trouble, even on low battery.

Call drop issues, telecom operators, Telecom Secretary Aruna Sundararajan, mobile towers, Telecom Regulatory Authority of India, telecom infrastructure, Department of Telecom, radiation emissions, mobile service quality
January 19, 2018 2:38 pm

Telecom Secretary Aruna Sundararajan has said that telecom operators cannot get away from the rising instances of call drops, terming telecom infrastructure as a 'fundamental enabler'.

January 19, 2018 1:52 am

It uses materials such as plastics and metals to convert products envisaged on computer-aided design to real three-dimensional items; commercial users have been its early adopters.

Amazon second headquarters shortlist, Amazon HQ2 cities, Jeff Bezos Amazon, Amazon employee strength, Amazon Seattle headquarters, Amazon Whole Foods acquisition
January 18, 2018 9:22 pm

Amazon has shorlisted 20 cities, including one in Canada, that could house its second headquarters.

Google Go-Jek investment, ride-hailing services, Tencent, SoftBank, Grab, Uber, south-east Asian market, Temasek, Samsung, HTC, digital payments space
January 18, 2018 7:20 pm

Google joined other Asian companies by investing in Indonesia's Go-Jek, which will increase the rivalry in the south-east Asian market with ride-hailing majors Grab and Uber.

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January 18, 2018 4:53 pm

Lenovo-owned Motorola has said it plans to open 50 Moto Hubs in the national capital by the end of the month. These will bring the entire range of Moto smartphones, and Moto Mods, under Motorola's retail chain.

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January 18, 2018 3:30 pm

Apple CEO Tim Cook has said the iPhone maker will invest in the US, by paying off taxes and creating jobs in a new campus.

Uber self-driving car, autonomous technology, Volvo XC-90 Uber, human backup drivers, Eric Meyhofer, Advanced Technology Group, Alphabte's Waymo, GM Cruise Automation, Anthony Lewandowski Uber, 3D mapping
January 18, 2018 3:08 pm

Uber has said that its autonomous car will be designed to not need a human backup driver. Expected to undergo trials this year, the ride-hailing service has confirmed that it will conduct safety tests before a public rollout.

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January 18, 2018 2:44 pm

A Deloitte report says that over-the-top (OTT) services will continue to receive a push, as content providers look to invest in programming based on Hindi and regional languages.

Microsoft artificial intelligence, AI technology, The Future Computed, Apple, Google, World Economic Forum, Amazon, Facebook, Partnership on AI, AI research, Uber
January 18, 2018 2:20 pm

In a book titled 'The Future Computed', Microsoft believes that technology companies should maintain responsibility and take care of workers, under guidelines to enable AI.

Intel security patches, Spectre, Meltdown, Intel newer processors, Intel chip vulnerabilities, Navin Shenoy Intel, AMD, ARM Holdings, internet servers, online transactions
January 18, 2018 2:01 pm

Intel has said that the security patches to the Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities were causing the company's newer chips to reboot more often than usual.

Facebook ads, Brexit referendum, Russian propoganda, Facebook Russian accounts, European Union, Google, YouTube, Twitter, Russian agents, political ads, 2016 US elections, fake news
January 18, 2018 1:40 pm

Facebook has said it will make a comprehensive check for any Russian influence on its network that affected campaigning and voting for the Brexit referendum.

TRAI call drop norms, mobile service providers, New Telecom Policy, service quality, telecom operators, Reliance Jio, Airtel, Vodafone, Idea, Telecom Department
January 18, 2018 1:32 pm

TRAI will publish its assesment on mobile service providers' adherance to the new call drop rules by the end of this month. Defaulting services will have to pay a Rs 10 lakh fine at the mobile tower level.

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January 18, 2018 12:23 am

The company also said it planned to open a new campus at a location that it will announce later this year. Apple had set aside $36.3 billion in anticipation of tax payments on its foreign cash, meaning the payment would not represent a major impact on its cash flow this quarter.

BMC, Devendra Fadnavis, RTI, Ajoy Mehta, BMC on complaints, Indian Express, Mumbai News
January 17, 2018 7:46 pm

Devendra Fadnavis also informed that the state government has unveiled its public cloud policy, which will allow all government departments to access public cloud.

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January 17, 2018 7:36 pm

HP has brought 3D printing technology solutions to India, and has launched 3D printers starting from Rs 2.5 crore.

Ferrari electric supercar, Sergio Marchionne Ferrari, electric cars, Tesla Roadster, Elon Musk, automobile industry, self-driving cars, Google's Waymo, hybrid vehicles, fuel cell drivetrains
January 17, 2018 6:40 pm

Sergio Marchionne, Ferrari's chief, has said that the sports car maker will make an electric supercar. He believes every automaker can technically match Tesla's Roadster.

Google Coursera partnership, Google IT Support Professional Certificate programme, entry-level IT jobs, Infosys, Bank of America, WalMart, widgets, soft skills
January 17, 2018 6:23 pm

Google has partnered with Coursera to introduce Google IT Support Professional Certificate programme, that will enable employment in workers in 8-12 months.

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January 17, 2018 5:29 pm

Apple's China supplier Catcher, accused of compromising on work conditions, has said the allegations made against it are 'verified as incorrect'.

Microsoft mind control patent, brain control device, electroencephalogram readings, app behaviour, neurological user intention data, virtual reality simulators, three-dimensional modelling software
January 17, 2018 4:57 pm

Microsoft's latest patent is of a brain control device, that can enable apps to be opened by mind control, without the need for physical movements.

TRAI meets telcos, National Telecom Framework 2018, mobile operators, Reliance Jio, tariff rules, telecom numbering plans, Airtel, Vodafone, Idea, spectrum auctions
January 17, 2018 4:45 pm

Along with setting the framework for the year's telecom policy, TRAI considers this meet an opportunity to discuss problems with telecom operators.

Biometric identification, fingerprint scanners, biometric verifications, Visa, banking apps, financial transactions, Indian payments industry, password security
January 17, 2018 4:25 pm

Digital payments major Visa has released a study, that shows that 99 per cent of people surveyed would choose at least one method of biometric verification for payments.

Huawei, Huawei Honor, Honor, Honor experience stores, Honor 7x, Honor 9 Lite price in India, Honor stores India, Honor 7x price in India, Huawei India sales
January 17, 2018 8:02 pm

Huawei, the world’s third largest smartphone maker, is planning to open its experience stores in India. The first store will open sometime in the first half of 2018.

Apple supply chain, Foxconn Apple suppliers, Bloomberg report, China Labour Watch, CEO Tim Cook, Apple supplier audit, financial incentives
January 17, 2018 3:47 pm

Apple's commitment to maintaining safety standards for workers is a farce, as a Bloomberg report points out the plight of supply chain companies, who are pushed to ensure continuous supply.

Grab ride-hailing service, Grab mobile payments, Grab acquires Indian startup, online based payments, iKaaz payments platform, audio payments, online transactions
January 17, 2018 3:28 pm

Ride-hailing major Grab looks to enhance its mobile payments platform by acquiring Indian startup iKaaz.

Net neutrality, US FCC, Free Press, Ajit Pai FCC, New America's Open Technology Institute, internet privacy, AT&T, Comcast, Democrats, Verizon, New York Attorney General, internet protection
January 17, 2018 1:43 pm

The lawsuit filed against the US FCC, that seeks to roll back net neutrality rules set under former President Barack Obama, is set to begin from today.

Google Cloud Platform network, cloud services, Google Cloud infrastructure, undersea cables, global data traffic, G Suite, Machine Learning Engine, Spanner, BigQuery, cloud connectivity
January 16, 2018 7:14 pm

In a blogpost, Google has announced that it has plans to expand cloud infrastructure by 2019. The tech giant will lay 3 undersea cables in order to create a wider network.

Hewlett Packard Enterprises, HPE Customer Experience Centre, Intel-powered systems, smart city solutions, Internet of Things, public Wi-Fi, healthcare, waste management
January 16, 2018 6:02 pm

Introduced a Customer Experience Centre based on Intel technology, HP Enterprises looks to expand its Internet of Things offerings.

Cyrptocurrency hack, Stellar Lumens currency stolen, BlackWallet app, digital wallets, Bitcoin, blockchain technology, virtual currency, open-source payments, currency exchanges
January 16, 2018 5:37 pm

Hackers have gone after cryptocurrency Stellar Lumens, as servers of the BlackWallet app were hijacked to make the loot worth $400,000.