It's the end of an era as Microsoft is planning to remove the legendary Paint software from the upcoming Windows 10 update. This could mean that paint will be removed entirely in a future update. MS Paint has been in existence for over 30 years - ever since the company released the first Windows operating system in 1985.
Cellular industry body COAI has alleged that operators citing the telecom regulatory authority TRAI's 2011 affidavit in the Supreme Court to push for scrapping call termination charge are attempting to "distort facts", creating false impression among the public.
Reliance Jio's newly launched JioPhone aimed at over 50 crore feature phone users will pose a stiff challenge to incumbents to protect their subscriber market share, investment banking firm Jefferies has said. Incumbents would have to accelerate their 4G network spending to match up.
Microsoft Corp. says it has the answer with a chip design for its HoloLens goggles—an extra AI processor that analyzes what the user sees and hears right there on the device rather than wasting precious microseconds sending the data back to the cloud.
"In next level, we're very focussed in terms of giving fixed line connectivity to both home and enterprise," Ambani said, answering shareholder queries. He said Jio is targeting to expand its wireless network to cover 99 per cent of the country's population in the next 12 months.
Industry body COAI today termed the launch of the Reliance Jio's new 4G-enabled feature phone, the JioPhone, a "clever marketing" and said Jio selling the device at effective zero price is an attempt to save government levies like licence fee by the company.
China's government has announced a goal of becoming a global leader in artificial intelligence in just over a decade, putting political muscle behind growing investment by Chinese companies in developing self-driving cars and other advances.
Reliance JioPhone was launched last week, and this is a feature phone unlike any other, thanks to the 4G VoLTE connectivity, ability to run Jio apps including JioTV, JioMusic as well. But there's some confusion on which processor is powering the JioPhone.
Nilekani said that data from tools such as Aadhaar is fundamental for putting the economy on a cycle of growth, and could empower users with data, remove knowledge asymmetry and promote innovation. He also urged policymakers to take steps for data inversion to empower users, who can benefit from their own data.
Reliance JioPhone is the company's new 4G VoLTE feature phone that comes with some smart features, and is largely being seen as disruptor in the industry given the 'effective price' of Rs zero. But it won't be a cake-walk for Reliance JioPhone, according to one analyst.
Lyft Inc., emboldened by public stumbles by larger rival Uber Technologies Inc., is taking the leap into developing its own fully autonomous vehicles. Lyft is opening a self-driving vehicle development facility in California, called “Level 5,” a nod to the designation of fully autonomous vehicles that don’t require human supervision.
The petitioners have challenged WhatsApp’s policy of sharing user data with its new parent company Facebook, saying it amounts to infringement of fundamental rights under Articles 19 (freedom of speech and expression) and 21 (right to life) of the Constitution.
Trai chairman RS Sharma said, “There were detailed discussions for about two hours and the consensus at the end of the meeting was that for the time being, as of now, we do not see the need to pursue the idea of fixing a floor price”.
The first-of-its-kind initiative by Google and ESA showcases images of the interiors of the ISS and allows users to experience how looking down on Earth from outer space would feel like. The Street View imagery is also supported with handy little dots. When users click on these, a small note pops up with additional information or fun facts.
In the digital age, with more and more users coming online by the day, it is set to have a huge impact on the digital user and their confidence to stay online.
The much-awaited 4G VoLTE feature phone from Reliance Jio is here. However, RIL chairman Mukesh Ambani chose to dub JioPhone ‘India ka Smartphone’ because it comes with features like 4G data, a TV cable link and apps that are usually unheard of in feature phones.
Telecom regulator TRAI rejected industry body COAI's demand for another round of discussion before implementing changes in the existing rules on mobile call interconnection charges. "I don't think that is required now because we think we have had extensive consultation process," said TRAI.
A security researcher claims to have spotted a flaw in Facebook's account recovery feature that can let anyone easily break into your account - that too, without you ever noticing, media reported. There's no need of password and scammers can also lock you out of your own account.
It was the lure of free recharge after Reliance Jio started charging its customers that led 35-year-old computer science student Imran Chippa, who was arrested, to gain unauthorised access to the company's database systems, police official said.
Reliance Industries Limited chairman Mukesh Amabani announced the launch of JioPhone, which is a 4G VoLTE-enabled feature phone. Reliance Jio has close to 100 million paid customers, said Ambani. Here's the full text of Mukesh Ambani's speech at company's AGM.
Qualcomm supplies modem chips to Apple, which help iPhones and iPads connect to cellular data networks. The two have been locked in a sprawling legal battle in which Apple has objected to Qualcomm's business model of requiring customers to sign patent license agreements before buying chips.
Facebook Inc. plans to test a tool to drive more subscriptions from directly within its app, a potential boost to publishers like the New York Times and Washington Post. “Our partners consistently identified support for subscription business models as a top priority,” Facebook said Thursday.
Reliance Industries chairman Mukesh Ambani will be addressing the company's Annual General Meeting (AGM) today on July 21, and the event will officially start at 11.00 am. Reliance Jio's 4G VoLTE feature phone could be announced at the AGM, according to reports.
US Attorney General Jeff Sessions refereed to AlphaBay as the largest darknet marketplace. Authorities say the site trafficked drugs such as heroin and cocaine, stolen IDs, computer hacking tools, firearms and counterfeit goods.
Bharti Airtel today rejected Reliance Jio's claim that incumbents were hugely benefitted from call connection charges, and said it suffered losses to the tune of Rs 550 crore every quarter due to 'tsunami of calls' that originated from the network of the new entrant.
Telecom regulator TRAI rejected industry body COAI's demand for another round of discussion before implementing changes in the existing rules on mobile call interconnection charges. Bharti Airtel, Vodafone and Idea Cellular have sought doubling of mobile termination charge (MTC), a part of IUC.
Tech entrepreneur Elon Musk on Thursday said he had received "verbal" approval to start building an ultra-high-speed underground transport system linking New York and Washington that would cut travel time between the cities to about half an hour.
Incumbents reiterate their stand for hiking mobile termination charge, Jio for making it zero
Mobile Ears is a free app-based solution for those with mild to moderate hearing impairment and works by making the sound loud and clear during a one-on-one or group conversation. The Mobile Ears app uses a unique speech amplification technology that works despite background noise and number of people in the room.
The resignation letter shared on social media highlighted alleged ill-treatment by Oppo officials and claimed some of them were disrespectful towards India and held derogatory views towards Indians. However, Oppo has said the issue has been resolved, and the company respects India.
Amazon is already a huge part of many people's lives. And its $13.7 billion deal for the organic grocer Whole Foods will likely bind its customers even more tightly. The acquisition could easily hurt both Amazon's existing rivals and future startups that might one day challenge it.
Qualcomm Inc, the biggest maker of chips used in mobile phones, forecast steep declines in profit and licensing sales, underscoring its dependence on the royalties that one of its largest customers, Apple, has stopped paying.
Apple has launched its Apple Machine Learning Journal website, a first of its kind for the company where it will post about research it is doing on the area. Now this is an unusual step for Apple, which is known for its secrecy around research, future products.
Years ago, Google built a social network separate from its prized asset, web search. The effort failed. Now the company is trying again, only this time, it’s turning its search engine into something that looks a lot like the news feed of a social network.
Apple Inc. and its Asian contract manufacturers are hitting back at Qualcomm Inc. with legal claims. Qualcomm is asking for payments in excess of what it would normally receive, Apple, Compal Electronics Inc., Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. and others said early Wednesday in court filings.
Take Amazon Prime, mix it with Pinterest and add a dash of Instagram. The result is Amazon Spark , a new shopping-focused "social network" aimed at getting hardcore Amazon users to spend even more money with the e-commerce giant. The service launched publicly on Tuesday on Amazon's iPhone app.