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Amazon and Google end boycott of each others’ video services

YouTube will soon be available on Amazon’s Fire TV while Amazon Prime Video will show up on Google’s Chromecast and Android TV devices, the companies said in a statement.

‘Insect-inspired drone can fly in windy conditions’

Scientists have come up with a patented design for drones, or unmanned aerial vehicles, that works in windy conditions, is more energy efficient and can handle a larger payload.

Apple legal surrender is a blow for supply chain strategy

The agreement includes a six-year licensing pact, creating a telling new deadline for Apple to design its own modems and finally cut ties to Qualcomm.

The most measured person in tech is running the most chaotic place on the internet

In an industry that celebrates eccentricity, Wojcicki presents as exceedingly normal, bordering on boring, even as elements of her digital realm burst into the real world in forms that are increasingly grotesque and sometimes dangerous.

Tata Sky to introduce new regional, sports Lite packs on April 23: Report

Tata Sky will be launching a number of new Lite Packs for its viewers to choose from. Here are all the details you need to know.

Apple puts need for 5G ahead of legal fight in Qualcomm deal

Apple needs chips that will connect the iPhone to the new, fifth-generation wireless networks being introduced now or risk falling behind its rivals.

Airtel has quickest download speeds, Jio has highest 4G availability: Opensignal

Reliance Jio's score of 4G availability rose to 97.5 per cent, highest at a country level, while Airtel's download speed score rose by more than a megabit in six months to 8.7 Mbps, according to an Opensignal report.

Netflix adds 9.6M subscribers in 1Q as competition heats up

The video service added 9.6 million subscribers worldwide during the first quarter of 2019, topping the projections of both Netflix's own management and Wall Street analysts.

‘Why just TikTok, ban reality shows too,’ parents on Madras HC order

TikTok was removed from Google Play Store and the Apple App Store after the Madhurai bench of the Madras High Court while expressing concerns over the safety of TikTok users.

TikTok ban in India: Google suspends access to app in country after Madras HC order

TikTok App Ban in India: The app continued to be available on both Apple and Google platforms on Tuesday after the Tamil Nadu state court upheld the ban and it wasn't immediately clear if and when the two tech giants would implement the court order.

Apple, Qualcomm reach courthouse-steps settlement to suits

Apple will make a one-time payment to Qualcomm, and the two reached a multiyear agreement whereby Qualcomm will supply chips and license its technology to the iPhone maker in exchange for royalty payments, the companies said Tuesday in a statement.

Apple-Qualcomm jury includes woman who’s never owned smartphone

A woman who has never owned a smartphone is among the nine jurors selected Monday to decide a multibillion-dollar dispute between Apple and Qualcomm over the technology used in iPhones.