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Trump says ‘will take a look’ at accusations over Google, China

The US president repeated accusations made previously by Peter Thiel, a co-founder of PayPal and venture capitalist, that Google worked for the Chinese government.

Making sense of chaos? Algorithm scour social media for clues to cryptocurrency moves

Yet while the use of algorithms, for parsing social media may be growing, some of those interviewed said major challenges and risks remain to their wider deployment, from cost to complexity.

Tata Sky Web Version launched, here’s how to watch Live TV online

Tata Sky Web Version allows any Tata Sky subscriber to access the company's Live TV service on their PCs.

Facebook should not be trusted with ‘crazy’ cryptocurrency plan – US senators

Facebook is fighting to get Washington onside after it shocked regulators and lawmakers with its announcement on June 18 that it was hoping to launch a cryptocurrency called Libra in 2020.

MediaTek could launch its first gaming Helio G90 chip soon, hints teaser

MediaTek could launch its first gaming chip soon, a teaser poster for which was shared on Chinese social networking site Weibo. MediaTek's new Helio G90 chip is expected to be based on the Helio P90 processor, which was launched last year.

Choosing a water-purifier for home? Here is everything you need to look at

Finding the right water purifier in India can be confusing. One major concern with RO water purifiers is that there is a lot of wastage of water, often up to 80 per cent. Here's what to keep in mind when choosing a water purifier for your home

This AI algorithm can solve Rubik’s cube in a second

Scientists at the University of California have developed an AI algorithm called DeepCubeA,which can solve a Rubik's cube in a fraction of a second.

Alphabet unveils app to provide air-traffic control for drones

Helping build the air-traffic system, and inducing all drone operators to participate will help Google reach its goal.

Windows 10 will allow Amazon Alexa to launch from the lock screen

Microsoft is allowing third-party voice-assistants to take over Cortana in the next update to Windows 10.

Amazon faces EU probe as Vestager plans summer finale

While it will be the first time the EU has directly targeted Amazon’s online retail business model, it’s the third time the company has been probed by the regulator, following tax and e-book investigations.

China’s Xiaomi continues chip strategy revamp with investment in semiconductor designer

Xiaomi grew rapidly since releasing its first smartphone at the beginning of the decade, becoming the fourth-biggest seller worldwide in the first quarter of this year, showed the latest data from researcher IDC. However, it has had less success in chips.

BSNL is offering broadband consumers 5GB daily data free of cost

All BSNL landline customers who haven't taken advantage of the offer till date can get it till July 31, which is when the offer will be once again discontinued.