Global cyber attack displays image of US flag on screens

Several countries, including India, were hacked to display an image of the US flag on screens, the Iranian IT ministry said on Saturday. The image was displayed...

India’s 1st 5G trial successful, 3 GB per sec speed achieved

Telecom Major Bharti Airtel and Chinese telecom equipment manufacturer Huawei on Friday announced they have successfully conducted India's first-ever 5G trial, achieving a data speed of over...

Twitter appoints IIT Bombay alumnus Parag Agrawal as its CTO

Twitter has appointed IIT Bombay alumnus Parag Agrawal as its Chief Technology Officer. Agrawal, who joined Twitter in 2011 as an Ads Engineer, is also overseeing machine...

US scientists develop tooth sensors to monitor food intake

US-based Tufts University researchers have developed tooth-mounted sensors which can wirelessly communicate and transmit information on glucose, salt and alcohol intake. The sensor is made up of...

Steve Jobs’ pre-Apple job application to go on auction

Late Apple Co-founder Steve Jobs' job application, which dates back to 1973 and was written before Apple was founded, will go up for auction next month. In...
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Google to build a smart screen competitor to Amazon’s Echo

Technology giant Google is building a tabletop smart screen, codenamed Manhattan, for video calling and more to compete with Amazon's smart speaker Echo. The device will have a 7-inch screen and...

4-legged robot that helps in disaster relief operations made

Researchers at Italian Institute of Technology (IIT) have developed a four-legged robot called 'Centauro' that is aimed to help in disaster relief operations. Weighing around 93 kg,...

French company launches Android-powered electric scooter

French company Archos has launched an Android-powered electric scooter called Citee Connect which features a 5-inch display between the handle bars. It is equipped with 1 GB...

Microsoft opens new $165mn campus with LED waterfall, lake

Microsoft has opened a new $165 million campus in Dublin, Ireland, which features a digital lake, an LED waterfall and an indoor mountain. The 3,65,000-square foot campus...

Apple devices at US centre making fake calls to 911

Apple devices at a repair centre in California, US have been making fake emergency calls to 911 multiple times a day. A police station in the state...

2015 Paris attacks victim sues FB, Google over ‘ISIS growth’

A Chicago-based woman who was at a cafe which was attacked during the 2015 Paris terrorist attacks is suing Twitter, Facebook, and Google, alleging that they helped...

Twitter hires IIT Bombay alumnus Parag Agrawal as its CTO

Twitter has hired IIT Bombay alumnus Parag Agrawal as its Chief Technology Officer. Agrawal, who joined Twitter in 2011 as an Ads Engineer, is also overseeing machine...

Musk trolls Amazon Alexa over reports of random laugh noises

Billionaire Elon Musk has trolled Amazon's digital assistant Alexa which users said made laughing noises unprompted or in response to unrelated commands. Musk also liked a tweet...

Installation of Jeff Bezos-backed 10,000 Year Clock begins

World's richest man Jeff Bezos on Tuesday revealed installation of the 500-feet-tall clock, which will keep time for 10,000 years, has begun in the US. The '10,000...

Electric car that can be 3D-printed in 3 days for ₹5L made

Two startups namely XEV and Polymaker have 3D-printed an electric car for ₹5 lakh ($7,500) and claimed it takes only three days to make. The car has...
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Google launches mobile wallet and payments app ‘Tez’

Google today launched a mobile wallet and payments app 'Tez' in India that will let users link their phones to their bank accounts to pay for goods in physical stores and...
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Fake Kylie Jenner makeup, AirPods selling on Amazon

Goods including fake Kylie Jenner lip glosses, Apple AirPods, and Louis Vuitton iPhone cases were being sold on Amazon, the Guardian has revealed. Fake Kylie Jenner makeup, AirPods selling on Amazon: Report Used...

Hack attacks disabled 5 lakh computers last year: Russia

A report by the Russian National Security Council has revealed that more than 5 lakh computers were disabled by hack attacks in the country last year. The...

Vodafone introduces the FANtastic Breaks Contest

Being the Unofficial Sponsor of Fans™, Vodafone brings you the FANtastic Breaks Contest for all the fans who’ve stood by their teams through thick and thin. They...

FB appoints product exec Chris Daniels to take over WhatsApp

Facebook has announced that the company's Vice President of Product Chris Daniels will be taking over Whatsapp after Co-founder Jan Koum announced his departure last week. In...

Snapchat, Instagram pull out Giphy feature over racial slur

Photo-sharing apps Snapchat and Instagram have temporarily removed the Giphy feature from their platforms after users spotted a racial slur in a GIF. Snapchat said that the...

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The World’s First LG Smartphone With Mosquito Repellent

Recently, the multinational electronics company which is headquartered in Yeouido-dong, of course, the South Korean giant LG has just launched a new model of...

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