• Concerns over data credibility baseless: CAs

      Chartered accountants (CAs) across the country on Monday termed the concerns of economists and statisticians over India's data integrity and transparency baseless and debunked the allegation that the government was fudging official...More>>

      Tuesday, 19 March 2019, 16:34 IST

    • Wistron not to make high-end iPhones in India

      All eyes are on Apple how the tech giant is planning to turn around its India story and a lot depends on how it will strategise local assembly and manufacturing of iPhones in a country where over 450 million people now use smartphones....More>>

      Tuesday, 19 March 2019, 16:24 IST

    • Shooting livestreams a new rage on social media

      The Facebook livestreaming of New Zealand mosque shooting has brought to the fore a critical issue for the law enforcement agencies to deal with, as tech giants struggle to find a solution to pro-actively stop such incidents. Strapped...More>>

      Tuesday, 19 March 2019, 01:52 IST

    • WhatsApp, NASSCOM to impart digital literacy

      In a bid to curb fake news during the general elections, WhatsApp and NASSCOM Foundation on Monday came together to impart digital literacy training. As part of the partnership, WhatsApp and NASSCOM Foundation will train nearly...More>>

      Tuesday, 19 March 2019, 01:40 IST

    • Goa CM Manohar Parrikar loses long battle to cancer

      Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar died at his private residence here on Sunday evening after a prolonged battle with pancreatic cancer. He was 63. The condition of Parrikar, diagnosed with advanced pancreatic cancer in February last...More>>

      Monday, 18 March 2019, 18:13 IST

    • Social media shaping young 'digital natives'

      Nearly 1.5 crore young "digital natives", set to cast their first vote in the seven-phase election starting from April 11, are busy scouting through candidates' social media profiles to check on their backgrounds and their...More>>

      Monday, 18 March 2019, 18:06 IST

    • DoT refers BSNL 4G spectrum to TRAI under pressure

      The Department of Telecom has sent a communication to the sector regulator TRAI seeking its views on the possibility of giving 4G spectrum to BSNL outside auction under a preferential equity infusion route. This is being done in view...More>>

      Monday, 18 March 2019, 17:59 IST

    • Boeing 'finalising' software update after crashes

      Boeing has said it is finalising a software update and pilot training revision related to MCAS (Maneuvering Characteristics Augmentation System) in 737 Max, following two deadly air crashes in less than five months. "Boeing is...More>>

      Monday, 18 March 2019, 17:46 IST

    • Can Musk still drive Tesla in India?

       Tesla CEO Elon Musk has once again vouched to make India his next big market but the question lingers: Will the electric car ever run on desi roads? Breaking his silence over India after 10 months, Musk tweeted late Friday that...More>>

      Monday, 18 March 2019, 16:23 IST

    • Facebook rolling out gaming tab on app

      Social networking giant Facebook has begun the initial roll-out of a dedicated gaming tab as part of the app's main navigation. Facebook claims that over 700 million people play games, watch gaming videos or engage in gaming...More>>

      Saturday, 16 March 2019, 01:42 IST

    • Apple hits back at Spotify for antitrust complaint

      Taking exception to Spotify's complaint with the European Union (EU) alleging that the iOS App Store rules are unfair, Apple has slammed the Swedish music streaming giant for wanting "all the benefits of a free app without being...More>>

      Saturday, 16 March 2019, 01:41 IST

    • BSNL Finance Director replaced amid financial crisis

      Amidst the acute financial crisis at BSNL, the Department of Telecom (DoT) has handed over the responsibility of the Finance Director at the cash-strapped PSU to current Director Mobile as well as fixed line, Vivek Banzal divesting the...More>>

      Saturday, 16 March 2019, 01:40 IST

    • Experts concerned over meddling in data estimation

      Over 100 economists and scientists on Thursday expressed concerns over "political interference" in the estimation of statistical data in India and urged for institutional independence of statistical institutions. A statement...More>>

      Friday, 15 March 2019, 17:16 IST

    • Top Facebook, WhatsApp executives quit

      As Facebook pushes for a more private and encrypted communication across its apps, two of its top executives -- Chief Product Officer Chris Cox and WhatsApp Vice President Chris Daniels -- have quit the company, CEO Mark Zuckerberg has...More>>

      Friday, 15 March 2019, 17:07 IST

    • Accident, speed trap reporting feature on Google Maps

      Google Maps is rolling out reporting features for speed traps and accidents, almost a year after it introduced speed limits in navigation. "If a new icon appeared in the Maps for you recently, don't worry, it's not...More>>

      Friday, 15 March 2019, 17:02 IST