Technology

  • Apple
    Feb 14, 2015 18:20 IST

    Secret sedan? WSJ report says Apple working on creating a car

    Apple Inc has a secret lab working on the creation of an Apple-branded electric car, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday, citing people familiar with the matter.

  • Facebook
    Jan 29, 2015 08:51 IST

    Facebook's status update: Profit, revenue beat expectations

    For the seventh quarter in a row Facebook beat profit and revenue forecasts, continuing to win more mobile advertising revenue as most users shift to using the site on smartphones and other portable devices.

  • Windows 10
    Jan 22, 2015 01:31 IST

    Microsoft announces Windows 10 will be free, unveils hologram glasses

    Windows 10, expected on the market this autumn, will be available for one year as a free upgrade to users of Windows 7, Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone 8.1, announced Terry Myerson, who runs Microsoft's operating systems group.

  • Windows 10
    Jan 21, 2015 21:46 IST

    Live: Microsoft reveals its newest Operating System Windows 10

    Microsoft will soon reveal Windows 10, the newest version of its decades old Operating System (OS) and it could run on everything from your phone to your games console. The firm will show off the OS at its Seattle headquarters.

  • Indian SC Commission vice-president Dr Raj Kumar
    Dec 25, 2014 23:21 IST

    SMS-based weather alert system launched

    Union minister of science & technology, Harsh Vardhan, dedicated an SMS based weather information and disaster alert system to the nation as an observance to the good governance day.

  • Microsoft
    Dec 20, 2014 17:30 IST

    Yet another Microsoft exec makes sexist remark

    Blowing up aliens in a video game isn't really very womanly, thinks Microsoft. This sexist slip-up comes only a few months after the CEO told women to trust karma for getting a raise. Why do companies never learn?

  • iTunes
    Dec 17, 2014 23:10 IST

    A Job well done: Apple wins decade-old iTunes update suit

    A California jury on Tuesday rejected a lawsuit, which accused Apple of monopolistic practices, by technologically preventing iPod and iTune customers to buy from rival companies.

  • Microsoft
    Dec 15, 2014 23:39 IST

    Never advertised pre-natal sex selection tech: Microsoft

    Microsoft Corporation (I) Pvt Ltd, which runs ‘Bing.com’ search engine, on Monday submitted before the Supreme Court that it never advertised any pre-natal sex selection technologies on its website in violation of Indian laws.

  • Android
    Dec 09, 2014 16:10 IST

    Password, SMS stealing virus pose threat to Android phones

    Cyber security sleuths have alerted Android-based smart phone users against an infectious Trojan virus 'AndroidSmssend' which steals vital information from the personal device and can even illegally send SMSes to those on the mobile contact list.

  • Higgs boson, God particle
    Nov 26, 2014 22:17 IST

    Higgs Boson: Experts seek online help to track explosions

    British and American experts on Wednesday launched a new project, inviting online volunteers to spot tiny explosions that could be evidence for new particles that will require new models of physics.

  • Xiaomi Redmi Note
    Nov 24, 2014 20:08 IST

    Xiaomi to invest in Indian start-ups; launches Redmi Note

    The Chinese phonemaker, on Monday launched its third device in India --the Redmi Note. The device will have two variants -- one with 4G capability (single SIM) and the other without (dual SIM) -- priced at Rs 9,999 and Rs 8,999 respectively.

  • facebook
    Nov 23, 2014 15:13 IST

    Facebook 'newspaper' spells trouble for media

    Facebook's move to fulfill its ambition to be the personal 'newspaper' for its billion-plus members is likely to mean more woes for the ailing news media. While newspapers cling on to their 'ancient' business model, social media organisations are making the news more personal.

  • Xiaomi Mi3
    Nov 20, 2014 19:46 IST

    Xiaomi will be India's biggest cell phone supplier in two years: CEO

    The four-year-old Chinese smartphone company Xiaomi will become the biggest cell phone supplier to India in two years, the company's top official said at an international internet forum in eastern China on Thursday.

  • Android smartphone
    Nov 16, 2014 14:02 IST

    QR codes to generate 3D images on phones without internet

    Quick Response codes - the box-shaped symbols that appear on signs and posters - may be used to securely display 3D images on your phone, even without involving the often-untrustworthy internet, scientists say.

  • Android Lollipop
    Nov 15, 2014 16:08 IST

    5 features that make the Android 5.0 Lollipop a winner

    Google has rolled out Android 5.0 Lollipop, the biggest update in Android's history. If you carry a Nexus device, a Moto X or G, you are in luck as you'll be among the first to be able to upgrade to the swanky new OS. Review