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Send money via Facebook Messenger using PayPal

The online payment gateway has allowed American people to send and request money via Facebook Messenger using PayPal accounts.

11 hours ago

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Indian techies driving next-gen cyber security architecture: McAfee CEO

The Indian Systems Integrator (SI) community is helping major companies embrace state-of-the-art security structures, Chris Young said.

11 hours ago

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Microsoft Cortana-powered smart speaker 'Invoke' to be available from Oct 22

Harman Kardon "Invoke" is Microsoft's answer to Amazon Echo and Google Home smart speakers.

11 hours ago

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WhatsApp to empower group admin with exclusive modification rights, non-removable member option

According to a fan site, the Facebook-owned messaging platform has submitted this new update through Google Play Beta Programme in the version 2.17.387.

13 hours ago

Google celebrates Nain Singh Rawat. (Image courtesy: Screengrab)
Google honours Nain Singh Rawat with doodle on 187th birth anniversary. Who was he?

Google has celebrated the achievements of the 19th century Indian explorer Nain Singh Rawat, the first man to survey Tibet, with a doodle to mark what would have been his 187th birthday.

14 hours ago

Chinese President Xi Jinping delivers a speech during the opening session of China's 19th Party Congress| AP
Viral smartphone game lets ordinary Chinese "clap" for President Xi

WeChat messaging app giant rolled out a game this week that lets users clap for Xi as he renders his 3 and a half hour speech in the Communist Party Congress.

20 Oct 2017

Apple CEO Tim Cook announces the new iPhone X at the Steve Jobs Theater on the new Apple campus, Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017, in Cupertino. (Photo | AP)
'Anemic' iPhone 8 demand drags Apple shares lower

Apple Inc's shares fell nearly 3 percent on Thursday on signs of weak demand for the iPhone 8 that caused analysts and investors to question the company's staggered release strategy for its latest pho

20 Oct 2017

Google doodle honouring Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar. (Screengrab)
Google honours astrophysicist Chandrasekhar with doodle on 107th birth anniversary

Google dedicated a special doodle to mark the birth anniversary of Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar who became the first astrophysicist to win the Nobel Prize for his treatise on the evolution of stars.

19 Oct 2017

A Dell laptop running Windows 10 is on display at the Microsoft Build conference in San Francisco. (File photo | AP)
Windows 10 laptops powered by Snapdragon mobile chips to offer multi-day battery life: Experts

The company last year said it had been working with chipset-maker Qualcomm to debut a series of laptops powered by mobile chips.

19 Oct 2017

A woman holds her smart phone which displays the Google home page, in this picture illustration. | Reuters
Google serves fake news ads on fact-checking websites: Report

The ads had fake headlines such as "Melania Trump is leaving the White House!", and once clicked, it would take users to websites that mimicked legitimate publications like People or Vogue.

19 Oct 2017

Google Doodle gives tribute to composers Werner Meyer-Eppler, Robert Beyer, and Herbert Eimert who created the concept for concept for a studio to create electronic music. (Photo | Google)
Google doodle pays homage to first studio for electronic music

Google today celebrates the 66th anniversary of the Studio for Electronic Music with a new Doodle.

18 Oct 2017

The skin accurately conveys information about shear forces and vibration that are critical to successfully grasping and manipulating objects. The world's first operational police robot near the Burj Khalifa in Downtown Dubai. (File photo | AFP)
Scientists develop flexible 'skin' for robots to perform everyday tasks

The bio-inspired robot sensor skin mimics the way a human finger experiences tension and compression as it slides along a surface or distinguishes among different textures.

18 Oct 2017

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Google rolls out Advanced Protection Program with physical security key

The advanced protection feature will automatically limit third-party apps from accessing your most sensitive data -- your emails and your Drive files.

18 Oct 2017

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Micromax, BSNL launch 4G phone 'Bharat-1'

The device comes with 512MB RAM and 4GB internal memory and has a 2000mAh battery.

18 Oct 2017

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Alarming rise in Twitter, Instagram posts promoting extreme thinness: Study

Twitter and Instagram posts are increasingly celebrating 'bonespiration' and 'thinspiration', which encourage eating disorders such as anorexia, a study has found.

17 Oct 2017

October 17, 1989, was the day of Quintanilla's first studio album release 'Selena', one that would lead to five more albums.
Google Doodle celebrates iconic singer Selena Quintanilla

Google on Tuesday dedicated a doodle to Latin music's most formidable star Selena Quintanilla with an animated singing cartoon of the late Mexican-American singer.

17 Oct 2017

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Xiaomi tops charts as fastest growing smartphone brand in Q3 2017: Report

The Chinese handset maker was at the second spot with 22.3 per cent market share with its Redmi Note 4 as the best selling model for the third successive quarter.

17 Oct 2017

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Google Photos to now recognise your pet

The photo sharing and storage service app is introducing a feature that automatically recognises the photographs of the users' dogs and cats alongside people.

17 Oct 2017

The Google logo is pictured atop an office building in Irvine, California, U.S. (File photo | Reuters)
Google viewed as most authentic brand in India, Amazon tops globally: Survey

Indian consumers regard Google as the most authentic brand, even though Amazon.com tops the list globally, reveal results of a new survey on Tuesday.

17 Oct 2017

A Microsoft logo is seen on an office building in New York City. |Reuters
Microsoft fixes serious Wi-Fi protocol flaw, Google to roll out patch soon

The flaw affects operating systems and devices, including Android, Linux, Apple, Windows, MediaTek and others.

17 Oct 2017

Google Maps app on a smartphone. (File photo | AP)
Now explore planets, moons in Google Maps

To access the new imagery, one can just zoom out from terrestrial Google Maps view until you hit outer space.

17 Oct 2017