Washington, Jan 28 : The French government has reportedly announced plans to hold web companies responsible for hosting any extremist messages that their users may post.
Washington, Jan 28 : Microsoft has reportedly announced plans to introduce features that would support extensions in its next Internet Explorer browser, a report said.
Washington, Jan 27 : In a bid to cater to people with poor internet connections in developing countries, Facebook has unveiled a dedicated 252 kilobyte app, Facebook Lite, which has been specially designed to work on 2G networks and in areas with poor connectivity.
Washington, Jan 27 : Microsoft has released its second quarter results from fiscal year 2015, revealing an increase in the revenue by 8 percent from the same quarter last year, as it made 5.6 billion dollars in net income on 26.5 billion dollars in revenue.
London, Jan 27 : IBM is planning to slash more than 100,000 workers from across the globe as a cost-cutting measure.
Washington, Jan 27 : Facebook has reportedly blocked several pages that seem to insult the Prophet Mohammed following orders by a Turkish court.
Washington, Jan 27 : Facebook, Tinder and Instagram are in the midst of a worldwide outrage following disruptions in services on Tuesday.
Washington, Jan 25 : About 30 years ago the personal computer began to make its way into regular use and it went on to transform society and the way humans live their lives.
Washington, Jan 25 : Travel giant Expedia has acquired booking site Travelocity for a whopping 280 million dollars.
Washington, Jan 23 : Microsoft is integrating Skype into its Windows 10 that will allow users to chat to Skype contacts or initiate video and audio calls.
Washington, Jan 23 : Apple's much awaited wearable device 'Apple Watch' will exhibit a similar battery life as other Android Wear devices in the market today, said a source familiar with the Watch's development.
Sydney, Jan 23 : Australian star batsman Steven Smith's unbeaten 102-run knock helped the hosts to a hard-fought three-wicket win over England in the fourth ODI of the Carlton Mid series at the Bellerive Oval in Hobart on Friday.
By Aparajita Gupta, New Delhi, Jan 23 : At a time when the country is launching another round of spectrum auctions in February and telecom operators are vying for allocations, global telecom infrastructure provider UTStarcom is confident that India's top 20 cities will be fully Wi-Fi enabled by the end of 2015.
Karachi, Jan 23 : Micro-blogging platform Twitter has reportedly announced that it has teamed up with Bing Translator to introduce tweet translation for its users.
Washington, Jan 23 : Microsoft has reportedly announced that its next major version of Office, aptly named Office 2016, will be released later this year.
London, Jan 23 : A new survey has examined that Facebook is now considered as a third of all divorce cases as it provides evidence of infidelity and new relationships unwittingly.
London, Jan 23 : Icons on smartphones or computers that are eye-catching and aesthetically appealing help enhance user performance, British researchers have shown.
Melbourne, Jan 22 : Twitter has released a new feature dubbed "Recap" that allows users to catch up on Tweets missed while they were offline.
Washington, Jan 22 : Twitter has launched its phone-number based password killer dubbed "Digits" that allows users to log into apps and services using just their phone, giving them a much needed break from remembering multiple passwords.
Washington, Jan 22 : Whatsapp will now make its way to users' desktop with the launch of a web client for Chrome and Android.
London, Jan 22 : Microsoft has announced that Windows 10 will bring Cortana to PCs.
New York, Jan 22 : Scientists have developed a self-cleaning, self-powered smart keyboard that can identify computer users by the way they type.
Washington, Jan 21 : The list of 2014's worst passwords is out and occupying the top slot among the most commonly used passwords in the category is "123456".
Washingotn, Jan 21 : Microsoft has announced that the company has acquired Equivio, a text analytics service for legal and compliance that identifies documents relevant to their legal and compliance needs through machine-learning techniques.
Washington, Jan 21 : Facebook is planning to curb the number of fraudulent stories, hoaxes and scams appearing on the users' News Feed.
Washington, Jan. 21 : A new study has recently provided a deeper insight into how do people post important life events on Facebook.
Washington, Jan 20 : Indian e-commerce company Shopclues has raised 100 million dollars in Series D round led by Tiger Global.
London, Jan. 20 : A new research has recently revealed that Brits Google "depression" 27 times a minute, which means that someone Googles "depression" every two seconds.
Washington, Jan. 20 : Facebook's oldest registered user, who will turn 107 in January 2015, earned the distinction when her friends at the medical aid charity signed her up for an account on her 105th birthday.
Melbourne, Jan. 19 : A new social network aims to link "smart sex toys" online so that couples can control them remotely, it has been reported.
Washington, Jan 18 : Tesla CEO Elon Musk has talked about his satellite internet plan at a SpaceX event in Seattle saying that his unnamed Space Internet venture could stretch till Mars costing 10 billion dollars.
Washington, Jan 18 : Facebook has reportedly teamed up with partners from Teehan+Lax, a 12-year-old digital design company based in Toronto which was founded even before the social media network existed.
New York, Jan 18 : With the help of a new software, developed by scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), your smartphone planner could help you with your daily schedule by specifying constraints and reliability thresholds.
Washington, Jan 17 : In the latest attack on social media accounts of prominent organizations, Twitter accounts of the New York Post and UPI were reportedly hacked.
Washington, Jan 16 : A new study has revealed that women who use a lot of Facebook and Twitter are less stressed out.
Washington, Jan 16 : Google has reportedly fixed a widespread malicious advertising attack that directed internet users to unreliable sites hawking weight loss and skin care products.
London, Jan 16 : Facebook has started issuing warning to its users about a new scam wherein the cyber-thieves try to dupe people by showing a link called "10 hottest leaked Snapchats ever" that actually directs them to a fake website that extracts users' personal data including bank account details.
London, Jan 16 : Google has said that the company will suspend the sales of its Glass eyewear Google Glass and insisted that they were committed to launching the smart glasses as a consumer product but will suspend production in its present form.
New York, Jan 16 : The latest Facebook trend requires users to post their first Facebook profile photos and then nominate others to do the same.
Washington, Jan 15 : Microsoft has announced new Lumia 435 and Lumia 532 with lowered prices to increase sales of Windows Phone by reaching a wider group of potential buyers.
Washington, Jan 15 : Google is set to release an updated version of its Google Translate app this week that will make it easier and faster to translate printed text and conversations, a report said.
Washington, Jan 15 : Four tech giants including, Adobe, Intel, Google, and Apple, have reportedly agreed to a new settlement deal in an antitrust lawsuit that claimed that the companies had forged an agreement to not poach each others' employees.
Washington, Jan 14 : The January 2015 edition of Microsoft Patch Tuesday contains no fixes for the Microsoft Explorer browser.
Washington, Jan 14 : Facebook is starting to use its huge user base to help locate missing children by placing alerts about such kids into its users' News Feed.
London, Jan 14 : Facebook has started issuing warning notices over videos posted on the social networking site that their content might "shock, offend and upset" when viewed as the company faces repeated criticism over recent years for allowing violent and graphic images that it deems to be of public interest.
Washington, Jan 13 : A new research has revealed that around 80 percent of adult internet users own a smartphone.
Washington, Jan 13 : Instagram has fixed the bug that made photographs on its private accounts accessible to anyone with the right link.
Washington, Jan 13 : Google has launched its Chrome Remote Desktop app that allows users to access a home PC from their iPhones.
Washington, Jan 13 : A report has said that a new acquisition may be on the cards for Twitter as it is in negotiations to buy ZipDial, a startup founded in India that has honed in on a mobile use practice that is unique to the Indian market.
Washington, Jan 13 : Indian restaurant search and discovery company Zomato has announced that it has acquired a restaurant search site Urbanspoon for 50 million dollars that has granted the company entrance into the United States and Australia.
London, Jan 13 : Google has reportedly drawn Microsoft's ire after the search engine publicised a security flaw in Windows which put some users at risk.
New Delhi, Jan 13 : The number of mobile internet users in India is expected to reach 213 million by June 2015, according to a report released Tuesday by the Internet and Mobile Association of India (IAMAI) and IMRB International.
Washington, Jan 11 : Twitter is reportedly planning to roll out its ads within streams of tweets on publishers' apps and websites in order to increase profits.
Washington, Jan 11 : According to a new report from the Pew Research Center, Facebook remains the most popular social networking site with a slight dip in the company's growth from 2013 in the United States.
Washington, Jan 10 : A new phone application has been launched called 'Grate' through which the customers are able to rate the service of the restaurants using their mobile phone.
Washington, Jan 09 : Facebook has reportedly acquired QuickFire Networks, a TC Disrupt 2014 Battlefield contestant that developed a custom hardware and software platform for decreasing video file sizes.
Washington, Jan 09 : CommonFloor, an Indian online real estate platform, has reportedly received an undisclosed amount of new funding from Google Capital which marks the tech firm's third investment in Asia since it launched in February.
Kolkata, Jan 9 : Online content in Indian languages in the areas of entertainment, e-shopping and local services is significantly low in comparison to content in English, a programming expert said here Friday.
Washington, Jan 9 : Do you know that even if you had your internet connection disabled, you could still be emanating information that somebody could use to attack your computer or smartphone?
London, Jan. 08 : YouTube will soon add a feature that will support 360-degree videos, it has been reported.