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A woman poses with a Nokia Lumia smartphone in this photo illustration, May 6, 2013. | Reuters
Nokia brand-phones poised for comeback as HMD takes charge

HMD Global, a new Finnish company set up to revive the Nokia phone brand, on Thursday took over the basic phone business.

01 Dec 2016

Director of Ringing Bells, Mohit Goel with CEO, Dhaarna Goel during the launch event holding Freedom 251. (PTI)
Where has 'Freedom 251', world's cheapest smartphone, disappeared?

The company has forayed into making TVs and other smartphones, burying the Freedom 251 dream.

29 Nov 2016

Google doodle honours Alcott. (Courtesy:  Google Screenshot)
Google honours 'Little Women' Alcott with doodle on her 184th birthday

The doodle shows Alcott's raetions -- Meg, Jo, Beth, Amy and Jo's best friend Laurie, their neighbour in a scene from the 'Little Women' which is considered as Alcott's semi-autobiographical.

29 Nov 2016

Israeli tech firm can steal phone data in seconds

For the company's 250-person research team, no phone on the market is impossible to crack.

23 Nov 2016

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey
Twitter boss Jack Dorsey briefly suspended from his own network

For about 15 minutes those trying to access Dorsey's account received a message stating that the account was suspended.

23 Nov 2016

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Apple confirms flaw in iPhone 6 Plus, agrees to repair

Apple has confirmed that there is a flaw in its iPhone 6 Plus that makes the display unresponsive.

22 Nov 2016

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How WhatsApp is giving wings of freedom to housewives 

WhatsApp is a social community tool and these days it is becoming an opportunity for homemakers to earn as well as stand on their feet.

21 Nov 2016

Apple China to replace faulty iPhone 6s batteries for free

Apple China will offer free battery replacements for faulty iPhone 6s that shut down unexpectedly.

21 Nov 2016

The Gionee S6 Pro. (Image Courtesy: www.gionee.co.in)
Gionee S6 Pro: Decent all-round performer

Positioned to woo the upper-mid segment, the Rs 23,999 S6 Pro takes the Xiaomi Mi 5, Moto Z Play, and ASUS Zenfone 3 Laser head on.

21 Nov 2016

This image released by Ubisoft shows a scene from the video game, 'Watch Dogs 2.'(AP)
'Watch Dogs 2' Review: Hackers fight the power in this game

The protagonist is Marcus Holloway, an Oakland youngster who's bent on taking down the state-run surveillance system

20 Nov 2016

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Amazon video going global in Netflix challenge: Report

Prime will likely expand to some 200 countries and territories, according to the Journal report.

18 Nov 2016

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Chinese company admits it planted spyware in mobile phones

The admission came after the programme was exposed by a US cyber security firm.

17 Nov 2016

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Twitter launches Android TV app to stream videos

Twitter's Apple TV app has a unique feature that allows users to watch live video and Tweeted video clips, side by side. 

17 Nov 2016

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Facebook buys emotion detection startup FacioMetrics

De la Torre's app can help identify drowsy drivers, detect depression and improve avatars in video games.

17 Nov 2016

File photo, shows a sign outside Google headquarters in Mountain View, California. (File | AP)
Now digitising old photos made easier with Google’s PhotoScan

Tech giant google has now made it a lot easier for its users to preserve old photographs and family portraits in old photo albums with the launch of its…

17 Nov 2016

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Facebook aims for more transparency with video ad data

Facebook is promising better data to give ad buyers a clearer picture of how they are spending their money.

16 Nov 2016

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Mark Zuckerberg's Pinterest account again hacked

The group had hacked the Twitter account of Evan Williams, the microblogging site's co-founder and former CEO.

16 Nov 2016

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WhatsApp suspends giving Facebook European user data

WhatsApp has temporarily suspended giving parent company Facebook information about users in Europe for ad targeting, responding to concerns there over…

16 Nov 2016

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Google teaches machines to become more fluent translators

Google is promising that its widely used translation service is now even more fluent, thanks to an advance that's enabling its computers to interpret complete sentences.

16 Nov 2016

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Twitter rolls out tool to curb online abuse, bullying

Twitter said it was rolling out a new tool to help users filter out harassment and abusive conduct on the messaging platform.

15 Nov 2016

Now do video calling on WhatsApp

Catering to the requests of its over a billion users, instant messaging app WhatsApp launched its video calling feature.

15 Nov 2016