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Twitter COO Anthony Noto quits, joins SoFi

Noto's responsibilities for Twitter's business operations and revenue generating operations will be assumed by other members of the leadership team.
 

24 Jan 2018

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'Good Morning' texts, graphic messages eating up smartphone memory in India

Millions of Indians, who are getting online for the first time like nothing better than to begin the day by sending 'Good Morning' greetings from their phones.

23 Jan 2018

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Spain develops new Artificial Intelligence system that can predict corruption 

The system also confirms that the probabilities increase when the same party stays in government more number of years.

23 Jan 2018

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Lenovo 2-in-1 glass convertible laptop launched in India

The device is equipped with 8th-Gen Intel Quad Core U-Series processors with integrated graphics and twin Thunderbolt USB Type-C ports.

23 Jan 2018

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Check Wi-Fi speeds now in Android 8.1 Oreo

The new speed labels give a more usable overview.

23 Jan 2018

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Rupert Murdoch wants Facebook to pay publishers

Murdoch, in a letter, proposed a new licensing deal between media organisations and platform-owning tech companies.

23 Jan 2018

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Intel halts chip flaw fix due to problem with patches

Intel on Monday called for a halt in deployment of patches  for a troubling vulnerability in its computer chips because they could cause "unpredictable" problems in affected devices.

23 Jan 2018

Samsung Galaxy A8+: The new flagship killer

Samsung has introduced the Galaxy A8+ for Rs 32,990 for 6GB RAM and 64GB on-board storage.

23 Jan 2018

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Apple may discontinue iPhone X around mid-2018: Report

iPhone X is not yet compatible with many popular Chinese apps, leading many customers to see it as offering less usable screen space than 5.5-inch iPhone Plus models.
 

23 Jan 2018

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Facebook realises Internet can harm democracy

Facebook is striving hard to make its platform sanitised from fake news and echo chambers.

23 Jan 2018

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Human levitation with sound beams closer to reality

Human levitation with Star Trek- style tractor beams may soon be possible, as scientists have shown for the first time that large objects can be suspended in air, using just sound.​

22 Jan 2018

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Honor 9 Lite: Four-camera set-up to disrupt mid-segment market

The device is in a direct fight with Oppo A83 (Rs 13,990) and Samsung Galaxy On7 Prime (Rs 12,990) which were launched on the same day, January 17.
 

22 Jan 2018

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SpaceX launch deferred due to US government shutdown

The US government shutdown has left upcoming launches from NASA and space transport services company SpaceX in limbo.
 

22 Jan 2018

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Google remembers Soviet filmmaker, montage-master Eisenstein

A closer look into the doodle shows sequencing of a number of images in a continuous loop creating the effect of a montage. 
 

22 Jan 2018

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Less than 10 per cent of Gmail users enable two-factor authentication: Google

In January 2017, the company announced new layers of enterprise-grade security controls for "G Suite" to give users more control and visibility over sensitive information. 
 

22 Jan 2018

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Snap Inc memo to employees threatens jail for leaks

The report said that Snap is already known for being highly secretive about its dealings.

22 Jan 2018

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This blind Facebook employee is developing tech for sightless

King, who was born with a degenerative eye disease called retinitis pigmentosa, lost his vision by the time he got his degree and started working at IBM with the tech giant's accessibility projects. 

22 Jan 2018

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This electronic 'skin' can let you control appliances from distance

But on this extremely thin, almost invisible foil that sticks to the palm of the hand, there are sensors which provide people with a "sixth sense" for magnetic fields.
 

21 Jan 2018

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'Potentially hazardous asteroid' to safely fly past earth on February 4

The asteroid will be no closer than 10 times the distance between earth and the moon (about 2.6 million miles, or 4.2 million km).

21 Jan 2018

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Scientists showcase how to create low-cost solar cells

The discovery can reduce the cost of solar energy production globally, they noted.
 

21 Jan 2018

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Google may sell audiobook on Play Store

News portal 9to5google reported late on Saturday that a banner appeared on Google Play for several users stating that audiobooks were now available on Google Play.
 

21 Jan 2018