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  • Vintage saree sale evokes nostalgia in capital

    Gently-worn traditional handloom and silk sarees of vintage provenance and fine examples of the countrys material heritage, have found themselves new owners at the recently concluded novel sale of the versatile Indian garment organised by Sahapedia, an open online resource on the arts, culture and...

  • You can soon be able to ask Google assistant to read out feel-good news

    San Francisco: To brighten up your day as you wade through a sea of bad news, Google Assistant will now deliver curated good news - stories about people who are solving real-life problems across the world. 'Tell me something good' is a new experimental feature, currently available for...

  • Microsoft to buy coding site GitHub for $7.5 billion

    Redmond (Washington): Microsoft on Monday announced to acquire GitHub, the world's leading software development platform, for $7.5 billion. The two companies will empower developers to achieve more at every stage of the development lifecycle, accelerate enterprise use of GitHub, and bring...

  • 'Sorry for the inconvenience': Ramdev's app 'Kimbho' disappears from Play Store

    New Delhi: Yoga guru Ramdev's so-called 'swadeshi' messaging app 'Kimbho' that aimed to take on the giant WhatsApp abruptly disappeared on Thursday from Google Play Store amid security and 'heavy traffic' concerns. Several Android users took to Twitter and Facebook, displaying their frustration...

  • App launched for Delhi University aspirants

    New Delhi: A mobile app was launched on Wednesday to help Delhi University (DU) aspirants with admissions in the varsity.The mobile app has been designed by Ajit Vishwakarma, a Mumbai resident. The app contains information related to the DU admission, contact list for inquiries, information of...

  • Intel reveals another security flaw in its chips

    San Francisco: Intel has disclosed a new variant of the Spectre and Meltdown security flaws in the chips that hackers may use to extract sensitive data from hundreds of millions of computers and mobile devices. Intel is calling the new strain - Speculative Store Bypass (Variant 4) - and...

  • Ka-Naada keyboard: A big leap for Indic computing

    By Tejeswini N Ciryam and Pooja ArunBengaluru: There has been tremendous development in Indic computing, with a range of software being made available by the untiring work of committed programmers. Now, Indic computing has taken a leap with the launch of Ka-Naada keyboard. Ka-Naada is a...

  • US-based Analog Devices opens new facility in Bengaluru

    Bengaluru: US-based technology company Analog Devices (ADI) on Wednesday unveiled its new state-of-the-art facility for nearly 600 Bengaluru-based staff who are part of ADI India. The new facility, which houses one of ADI's top three global design centres, will focus on developing and...

  • WhatsApp raising minimum age limit to 16 in EU

    London: Facebook owned messaging service WhatsApp will not permit under-16s from using its platform in the European Union, according to BBC. The move is coming ahead of the introduction of new EU data privacy regulations in May. Currently, users must be at least 13 to use the service.According...

  • Tech Mahindra opens cyber security centre in Andhra

    New Delhi: IT major Tech Mahindra on Monday announced that it has established Andhra Pradesh Cyber Security Operations Centre (APCSOC) in Vijayawada which is equipped with predictive threat analytics capabilities. The security coverage extends to all central and state government...

  • New app launch: Orkut founder says 'Hello' to India

    New Delhi: As people vouch to delete Facebook in the wake of a massive data breach scandal, Orkut Buyukkokten - a former Google employee who founded the trendsetter social networking website Orkut.com more than a decade ago - on Wednesday launched a new social network 'Hello' in India. ...

  • Nokia 6 (2018): Pure Android experience, style and substance too

    New Delhi: Finnish company HMD Global launched Nokia 6 last year with a good design - but its internals left users craving for more.The company, which got the licence in 2016 to sell Nokia-branded devices and displayed its first line-up last year, has now launched a refreshed iteration of Nokia 6...