Apple selling iPhone SE devices again in US

Monday, 21 January 2019 15:40
Apple is reselling iPhone SE devices in the US from clearance stores just four months after declaring discontinuation of its sale, media reports said. As part of the sale, the company is offering the 32GB and 128GB storage variants of…

Samsung files new patent application for 3D displays

Saturday, 19 January 2019 17:02
Samsung has filed a new patent application at the US Patent and Trademark Office for 3D displays that users may connect to their smartphones and tablets, media reported. These displays could exist as TV sets or monitors and show content…

‘Speed Limit’ feature on Google Maps expanding in US

Saturday, 19 January 2019 14:35
The “speed limit” feature on Google Maps that has been confined to only some parts of the US, seems to have expanded to new areas, a media report said. “One tipster from New York City, another from Los Angeles and…

Streaming platforms to self-regulate content in India

Thursday, 17 January 2019 20:12
Streaming platforms including Netflix, Hotstar, Voot and SonyLiv, have signed and agreed to follow a new industry code of conduct and self-regulation for online content in India. The streaming platforms, also known as Online Curated Content Providers (OCCPs), have voluntarily…

Nokia to cut jobs, says slow 5G progress not cause for layoffs

Wednesday, 16 January 2019 10:09
Finnish telecommunication giant Nokia on Tuesday announced its plans to cut jobs, media reported. Nokia gave 350 as a layoff target in Finland, and said the figures in France and Germany would be higher, but did not specify. However, the…

Microsoft to end all support for ‘Windows 7’ in 2020

Tuesday, 15 January 2019 16:15
Even though Microsoft ended mainstream support for “Windows 7” in January 2015, the software giant has now decided to put a final halt on the roll-out of free security patches also for the operating system (OS) next year. “After January…

Try these fitness apps on Apple Watch Series 4 for marathon season

Monday, 14 January 2019 20:01
Aiming to serve fitness enthusiasts better as “Mumbai Marathon 2019” inches closer, Apple has recommended some advanced activity, communications and health-tracking apps in its “Watch Series 4” to train people keeping a record of their resting, workout, recovery, walking and…

Microsoft Bing suggests child porn search terms to pedophiles: Report

Saturday, 12 January 2019 11:33
Pedophiles searching for child pornography on Microsoft Bing get keyword suggestions that lead to more criminal content on the web, according to a latest TechCrunch investigation, coming on the heel of an earlier one that found similar issues with Facebook-owned…

HP Ink Tank 419: Forget ink woes and print at 10 paise per page

Tuesday, 08 January 2019 13:32
In a society that is increasingly becoming paperless, a home printer is still top on a parent’s mind — both for homework as well as the experiential learning needs of their children. Beyond facilitating homework prints, a consumer-grade printer today…

Cloudera, Hortonworks conclude merger process

Saturday, 05 January 2019 09:53
US-based software company Cloudera on Friday said it has completed its merger with data management platform and solutions firm Hortonworks. The merger was announced in October last year. Cloudera will continue to trade on the New York Stock Exchange under…