Android may not remain free after EU fine, warns Google CEO Pichai

Shweta Sharma

The European Union’s decision to fine Google for abusing the dominance of its Android operating system may force the tech ....

19 July, 2018

EU regulators fine Google $5 bn in antitrust case

Reuters

EU antitrust regulators hit Google with a record 4.34 billion euro ($5 billion) fine on Wednesday for using its Android mobile ....

18 July, 2018
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Netflix says it's 'way behind' Hotstar in India, will upgrade local avatar

Anand J

Streaming giant Netflix said that in India it was far behind video-sharing site YouTube and Star's video-streaming platform, ....

17 July, 2018

Rolls-Royce readies for take-off in flying taxi market

Reuters

British jet engine maker Rolls-Royce has designed a propulsion system for a flying taxi and is starting a search for partners ....

16 July, 2018

Apple's iPad to get media-editing software Photoshop in 2019

Shweta Sharma

Editing software Photoshop is finally on its way to the Apple iPad, as US-based software major Adobe Systems Inc. plans to launch ....

16 July, 2018

Amazon cloud unit may sell own networking switches in challenge to Cisco

Reuters

Shares of Cisco Systems Inc and other network equipment makers fell on Friday after a report that Amazon.com Inc's cloud services ....

16 July, 2018
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Fear of heights? Soon, virtual reality may come to your rescue

Shweta Sharma

Oxford VR, an offshoot of Britain’s University of Oxford, has developed a therapeutic virtual reality (VR) programme to ....

12 July, 2018

Google-owned YouTube to commit $25 mn to take on fake news

Anirban Ghoshal

Video-sharing service YouTube in partnership with the Google News Initiative (GNI), launched by the parent firm in March this ....

11 July, 2018

Implant maker SynThera raises seed funds

Joseph Rai

Implant maker SynThera Biomedical Pvt. Ltd has raised an undisclosed amount from equity crowd-funding platform 1Crowd and the ....

10 July, 2018

Mozilla developing fifth internet browser it says is not for oldies

Shweta Sharma

Mozilla, the company behind the open-source browser Firefox, is developing its fifth browser to target the younger generation ....

10 July, 2018
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Google plans public Wi-Fi expansion aimed at lapping up next billion coming online

Shweta Sharma

Tech giant Google is planning to take its free public Wi-Fi, currently available only at railway stations, to connect the next ....

5 July, 2018

Cisco India's VC Gopalratnam on why automation will not take away jobs

Anirban Ghoshal

Indian enterprises will adopt intent-based networking in the future as the technology landscape changes rapidly buoyed by the ....

2 July, 2018

India leading Cisco's shift from hardware to software: Country president Sameer Garde

Anirban Ghoshal

US-based technology products and services company Cisco Systems Inc. is moving from being a hardware company to a software and ....

29 June, 2018

IISc wants to build a semiconductor unit to reduce India's dependence on imports

Shweta Sharma

The Union government is likely to begin a feasibility study for a Rs 2,500-crore semiconductor fabrication unit proposed by the ....

26 June, 2018

IBM offers partners self-service platform, challenges coders to address natural disasters

Shweta Sharma

Technology giant IBM has recently launched two programmes—one is IBM Partners, a digital self-service platform for its business ....

26 June, 2018

Indian supercomputers Pratyush, Mihir enter global top 100 list

Shweta Sharma

Indian supercomputers Pratyush and Mihir, which were built for weather forecasting, have made it to a top 100 list globally, indicating ....

26 June, 2018

Facebook-owned Instagram to play long videos in challenge to Google's YouTube

Reuters

Facebook Inc-owned social network Instagram launched a mobile app on Wednesday dedicated to user-generated videos up to an ....

21 June, 2018

Why gaming addiction has been formally recognised as a mental health disorder

Reuters

Many parents will have thought it for a long time, but they now have a new argument to limit their children's 'screen ....

18 June, 2018

IBM says outsourcing faces shake-up as clients build own tech

Shweta Sharma

Technology giant International Business Machines Corp. said that many of its clients want to build their own IT capabilities instead ....

18 June, 2018

Chemists can now discover new drugs using virtual reality

Anirban Ghoshal

If you think that virtual reality (VR) is only good for immersive experiences, then think again. A UK-based drug discovery ....

13 June, 2018

Virtual reality to reshape retail by sweeping shoppers into new dimension: GlobalData

Anirban Ghoshal

Consultant GlobalData has said that augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR), as experienced through smartphones and wearables, ....

8 June, 2018