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MNCs’ conspiracy: Patanjali on Kimbho app disappearance

Patanjali's "swadeshi" messaging app Kimbho has been taken down from Google Play Store, a day after its second soft launch on August 15. Patanjali spokesperson SK Tijarawala...

Google not close to launching search engine in China: Pichai

In a company-wide meeting on Thursday, Google CEO Sundar Pichai said that the company is "not close" to launching a search engine app in China that meets...

16-year-old Apple fan admits to hacking the company’s servers

A 16-year-old Australian boy has admitted to hacking the world's most valuable company Apple's servers and downloading internal files because he was a fan of Apple and...

Google admits user location is tracked even when turned off

Google has revised an erroneous description on its website, clarifying it continues to track users even after disabling the location. The 'Location History' help page now states:...

Google employees protest secret work on China search engine

Over 1,000 Google employees have signed a letter protesting against the company's secretive plan to build a search engine for China that would comply with the country's...

After FB & YouTube ban, Twitter suspends conspiracy theorist

Twitter has temporarily suspended the account of conspiracy theorist Alex Jones for "inciting violence", after he tweeted a video calling on supporters to get their "battle rifles"....

Pakistan’s telecom regulator threatens to ban Twitter

The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority has threatened to ban Twitter in the country if it does not comply with its directive to block objectionable content. Claiming that Twitter...

Humanoid robots placed at Chennai Airport to greet flyers

The Chennai Airport introduced two humanoid robots on a "trial basis" on Wednesday to provide information on the airport and its amenities. "The bots can navigate on...

Tencent’s profit falls for first time in nearly 13 years

Chinese technology giant Tencent Holdings on Wednesday reported its first quarterly profit fall in nearly 13 years. Tencent’s profit in June quarter fell by 2% to $2.6...

FB admits it was ‘too slow’ to fight hate speech in Myanmar

Facebook on Thursday admitted it had been "too slow" to crack down on hate speech which contributed to violent attacks against the minority Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar....

Berkshire Hathaway’s Apple stake now worth $53 billion

World's third-richest person Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway raised its stake in Apple by 5% in the second quarter, taking the position's value to nearly $53 billion. Apple,...

App which claims to extend battery life of a smartphone made

An app that claims to reduce the energy consumption and extend the battery life of smartphones for up to an hour each day has been developed. The...

McAfee’s ‘unhackable’ cryptocurrency wallet Bitfi hacked

Cybersecurity expert and cryptocurrency advocate John McAfee's cryptocurrency wallet Bitfi, which he claimed was 'unhackable', has been hacked. Researchers at Pen Test Partners were able to send...

Instagram responds to user reports of hacked accounts

Photo-sharing app Instagram has responded to user reports claiming their Instagram accounts were hacked and the data associated with the accounts changed. The platform said it was...

Smart fridge to open only if US’ Cleveland Browns team wins

Brewing company Anheuser-Busch is planning to instal smart fridges at bars throughout Cleveland that will open only when the American football team Cleveland Browns wins their first...

Gaming firm EA’s highest paid exec with ₹340 cr salary quits

American video game company Electronic Arts' (EA) Chief Design Officer Patrick Söderlund, the highest-paid executive at the company with ₹340-crore annual salary, announced his exit from the...

Microsoft still offers ₹2cr bounty for virus found 11yrs ago

Microsoft is still offering a ₹2 crore bounty for the capture of Conficker malware creators, 11 years after the virus first started to infect devices. The malware...

Facebook wins rights to show Spanish league soccer in India

Facebook has won the rights to show Spanish top-flight soccer league in the Indian subcontinent. The company has signed an agreement to show the 'La Liga' games...

Tinder co-founders sue parent Match for at least $2 billion

A group of Tinder co-founders and executives have sued parent company Match Group and its controlling shareholder IAC, seeking at least $2 billion in damages. The lawsuit...

SpaceX unveils spacecraft, crew for its first manned mission

Elon Musk-led SpaceX has unveiled its Crew Dragon spacecraft and introduced four NASA astronauts for its first manned mission. The startup also unveiled its custom-built SpaceX Space...

Delhi gets free WiFi, broadband under ‘Smart City’ project

Parts of Delhi will get free WiFi and high-speed broadband as Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh launched a host of 'Smart City' projects on Monday. Besides launching...