Category: Technology

Meitu GPIG utilises SpringRole blockchain to authenticate employment data

California: The Global Product Innovation Group of software company Meitu (Meitu GPIG) has begun using the SpringRole blockchain protocol to…

Google to verify advertisers buying political ads in US

San Francisco: Learning from the Facebook fiasco, Google has rolled out new policies for verifying election advertisers in the US…

Apple to kill ‘Texture’ Windows app

San Francisco: The Windows "Texture" application -- a digital magazine service -- that Apple purchased in March, in an attempt…

NITI Aayog ropes in IBM to use AI in agriculture

New Delhi: The government's policy think-tank NITI Aayog on Friday decided to partner with leading technology company IBM to develop…

YouTube records 1.8 billion monthly active viewers

California: YouTube now boasts 1.8 billion users logged in and watching every month. Although the video-service is free to all,…

Instagram adds payments features

California: Facebook-owned Instagram has finally added a feature that allows users to make payments. This feature is currently limited to…

Google Chrome blocks nearly 50 percent of unwanted autoplays

California: Google recently released its Chrome 66. One of the biggest features of the new update was the blocking of…

Telecom sector’s gross revenue dropped 8.5% in 2017

New Delhi: The gross revenue of the telecom service sector declined from Rs 279,591 crore in 2016 to Rs 255,655…

Microsoft to fix Chrome freeze bug in Windows 10 update

(13:24) San Francisco: Microsoft is working on to fix crashing and freezing issues with Google's Chrome browser with its new…

Facebook focuses on making AI fair

San Francisco: Facebook wants to ensure that its Artificial Intelligence (AI) system comes across as neutral to everyone so that…

Twitter migrates some infrastructure on Google Cloud

San Francisco: Twitter will move some of its core infrastructure to Googles Cloud Platform for better data management, the company…

Bug found, Twitter asks 336mn users to change password

San Francisco/New Delhi: It is time to change your Twitter password now as the micro-blogging platform has asked its 336…

Google.org expands grant pool to support education in India

New Delhi: In an effort to further support education and learning efforts in India, Google.org, the philanthropic arm of Google,…

Jio launches AI-based JioInteract brand engagement platform

Mumbai:Reliance Jio Infocomm on Thursday announced the launch of JioInteract, a unique Artificial Intelligence (AI)-based brand engagement platform. "The first…

Google Pay now available on web, iOS devices

San Francisco: Google Pay -- the digital wallet platform and online payment system developed by the tech giant -- has…

300mn smartphones with ‘notch display’ to be sold in 2018: Report

New Delhi: Around 300 million smartphones which equates to 19 per cent of the total devices to be sold in…

Twitter urges users to change ‘unmasked’ passwords

San Francisco: Twitter on Thursday urged its more than 300 million users to change their passwords, saying they had been…

Instagram introduces new ways to share and connect

New Delhi: Popular image and video-sharing platform, Instagram, on Thursday, announced new ways to share content on 'Stories', connect with…

Cambridge Analytica is shutting down

London: Cambridge Analytica, the political consultancy firm at the centre of the Facebook data-sharing scandal, is shutting down, media reported.…

Google invests in startups to make its Assistant smarter

San Francisco: To make Google Assistant better, the company has announced a new investment programme for early-stage startups to build…