New York, July 23 : Micro-blogging website Twitter will not use its livestreaming video app, Periscope, to broadcast its Q2 earnings, which are set to land next Tuesday, a media report said.
London, July 23 : Social media giant Facebook on Friday activated its safety check for those caught up in the Munich shooting after a gunman opened up fire near Olympia-Einkaufszentrum shopping mall in the Moosach district of Munich.
New York, July 20 : Riding on the growth in Cloud space with its Azure platform, US technology giant Microsoft on Tuesday reported a profit of $3.1 billion in the fourth fiscal quarter of 2016.
Bengaluru, July 20 : Chinese smartphone major Lenovo on Wednesday launched ideapad 110 -- its latest consumer laptop from the ideapad family targeted at the first-time personal computer (PC) buyers in India.
New Delhi, July 20 : Taiwan-based technology major ASUS on Wednesday announced the launch of world's first liquid-cooled laptop 'Republic of Gamers' (ROG) GX700 in India, priced at Rs 412,990.
San Francisco, July 20 : Micro-blogging website Twitter has created an online application process for Twitter accounts to receive verified status which allows people to identify key individuals and organisations on Twitter as authentic and are denoted by a blue badge icon.
New York, July 20 : After several complaints and repeated suspensions, the micro-blogging site Twitter has permanently ban Milo Yiannopoulos, the tech editor at conservative news site Breitbart and one of Twitter's most offensive users.
New Delhi, July 19 : Google India today announced the winner of the Google Community Impact Award, a theme based award part of Google Science Fair 2016.
New York, July 19 : Social networking giant Facebook has announced its support to "App Event Optimisation" across Facebook, Instagram and its Audience Network from Tuesday, promising more installs of apps and actions within the app.
New Delhi, July 16 (ANI): Microsoft Corporation has announced that it will take time to get Windows 10 on a billion devices, but has rescheduled the time table for the ambitious goal.
Bengaluru, July 16 : Ecommerce marketplace Flipkart announced a study that brings about popular home buying trends online. Observing the purchase patterns among its 75 million consumers, Flipkart delves into Indian homes and the changing lifestyles reflected through the type of products consumers purchase across the country.
New York, July 15 : US tech giant IBM on Friday announced a new cloud service for organisations which require a secure environment for blockchain networks allowing clients to test and run projects that handle private data.
New York, July 15 : In a quest to become a leading live-streaming service, micro-blogging website Twitter has signed a new partnership with Pac-12 universities that will bring live events to its social network.
New York, July 15 : Revealing the LGBT workforce data at its premises for the first time, Facebook on Thursday released its diversity report, announcing a modest increase in the number of women and minority employees and highlighting lack of talent to fulfill its diversity goals.
Washington D.C, Jul 15 (ANI): What if your computer was organic too? A team of researchers has come one step closer to making nature meet science.
Paris, July 15 : Facebook on Friday turned on its Safety Check feature after a large truck mowed through a crowd celebrating Bastille Day in Nice, France, killing at least 80 people.
New Delhi, July 14 : The users of Opera Mini mobile browsers in India have saved 36K terabytes of data in one year amounting to Rs 690 crore when calculated on the basis of 1GB costing Rs 173 on average, according to Opera's "State of the Mobile Web" report.
New York, July 14 : If you want to know why Facebook never hangs or slows down on your old smartphone, this is because a team of engineers is working to improve the functioning of the social media app 24/7.
New York, July 14 : The newly-launched famous Augmented Reality (AR) game Pokemon Go has overtaken Twitter in terms of daily users and has seen people spending more time on its app than on Facebook.
New York, July 13 : The micro-blogging website Twitter and Bloomberg Media have signed a deal to live stream several media company's TV news shows on Twitter platform.
New York, July 12 : Smartphones are the most used gaming device for people globally -- and across 12 countries, 47 per cent of all smartphone players are now women, a Facebook study has revealed, adding that gaming on mobile devices is increasingly becoming popular among women.
New York, July 12 : Micro-blogging website Twitter has increased its animated GIF (graphics interchange format) size limit from 5MB to 15MB if uploaded on the web from a desktop, a media report said on Tuesday.
New York, July 12 : Social media giant Facebook is introducing a new secret conversation on its Messenger app that will help users self destruct their conversations after setting a timer to it.
New York, July 12 : In another move to revive its fortunes, micro-blogging site Twitter has signed a deal with the US television network CBS to stream both the Democratic and Republican National Conventions later this month.
New York, July 9 : Social media giant Facebook has said that it has begun offering an option to encrypt messages -- a way to have secret conversations with other users -- to some of 900 million users of Messenger, its messaging app.
New Delhi, July 9 : Eighty nine percent of Indians who responded to a survey wanted social media companies to pro-actively remove offensive content from their platforms.
New York, July 9 : Facing flak for temporarily removing the video of Philando Castile, an African-American who was fatally shot by a police officer during a traffic stop last week, social media giant Facebook has said that it only removes content if it celebrates or glorifies violence, not if it's only graphic or disturbing.
New Delhi, July 9 : Singapore-based Creative recently launched a brand new variant of the popular Sound Blaster Roar portable Bluetooth wireless speaker -- the smaller and lighter Sound Blaster Roar 2.
London, Jul 8 : Microsoft has apologised for sending out an e-mail invite to "bae" interns to a party, offering "lots of dranks" and the ability to "get lit" on a Monday night.''
New York, July 8 : Social networking sites such as Facebook provide the ideal environment for insecure narcissists to promote themselves and seek the admiration of others on a grand scale, a study says.
New York, July 8 : Micro-blogging website Twitter started streaming from Wimbledon, one of the most-watched tennis tournaments of the year, a media report said.
New York, July 7 : In a fresh bid to connect nearly four billion people to internet, Facebook on Thursday announced an open source and cost-effective, software-defined wireless access platform aimed to improve connectivity in remote areas of the world.
Tokyo, July 6 : In a first, Japanese researchers have rehabilitated a paralysed chimpanzee through interaction with computers and touch screens.
New York, July 6 : In a bid to regain footing in the social media landscape, Micro-blogging site Twitter has appointed Bret Taylor -- former chief technology officer at Facebook and an ex-Google employee who helped build Google Maps -- to its board.
New Delhi July 5 : : In a bid to provide a more secured Cloud experience to its customers, software and cloud major Oracle on Tuesday announced to bring the advanced security, efficiency and simplicity of its SPARC platform to the Cloud.
California, July 4 : Social networking giant, Facebook, is set to help users overcome language barriers by allowing them to view posts in their preferred language.
Bangalore, July 4 : Taking the burgeoning gaming market to a new height, Global PC, tablet and smartphone maker Lenovo on Monday launched a new gaming portfolio for the millennial gamers in India.
California, Jul 2 : Social networking giant, Facebook is ready to pull shutters on its news reading app Paper, reports said.
New York, July 2 : Social networking giant Facebook will soon make it easy for you to communicate with a global audience. The company is introducing a new software that automatically translates your posts to several different languages, a media report said on Saturday.
New Delhi, June 30 : Targeting the significant Hindi-speaking population in India, search engine giant Google has rolled out a new tab on Google Search for mobilephones that shows results both in English and Hindi at the same time.
London/New Delhi, June 29 : With rising complaints about call drops and poor connectivity, Wi-Fi calling can offer coverage extension when cellular network signals cannot reach the customer, indoors and elsewhere, the latest white paper published by the Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA) said on Wednesday.
New York, June 28 : Ever surprised by finding a person whose face you remember but not the name until the "People you may know" feature on Facebook told you about him/her? This is probably because Facebook stalked you and used your phone's location to suggest new people you could befriend.
California, June 27 : Search engine Google CEO Sundar Pichai's Quora account was hacked on Monday, media reports said.
London, June 25 : In a first, a British technology start-up has invented a multi-function antenna for laptops that combines Wi-Fi, GPS, bluetooth and 3G/4G LTE and WiGig -- multi-gigabit per second wireless speed -- in one unit.
Beijing, June 24 : Using deep learning techniques, a group of researchers has trained a computer to recognise events in videos on YouTube -- even the ones the software has never seen before like riding a horse, baking cookies or eating at a restaurant.
New York, June 24 : Social media giant Facebook is training its employees to identify and check their political leanings to address the concerns over the treatment of conservative viewpoints on the social network.
New York, June 24 : In a bid to expand and improve its live video platform, Facebook users can soon go live from the face-swapping MSQRD app and utilise different Snapchat-like masks and filters while the video is running.
New Delhi, Jun 22 : The capital city witnessed timeless designs and technology come together as, master couturiers Meera and Muzaffar Ali showcased their collection inspired by the most stylish laptop of the year Spectre 13, by HP India.
Bengaluru, June 22 : Microsoft on Wednesday showcased Software as a Service (SaaS) solutions for the Indian enterprises and organisations which are developed by startups that understand the possibilities and benefits of the public Cloud and build their SaaS solutions on the Cloud.
New Delhi, June 22 : In a move to enhance consumers' experience, global software major Adobe on Wednesday launched major updates to its flagship Creative Cloud tools and services in India and globally.
New York, June 21 : In a significant announcement, micro-blogging website Twitter has acquired an 18-month-old London-based startup Magic Pony Technology to expand its capabilities in machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI).
San Francisco, June 21 : Facebook has approved the creation of 5.7 billion new shares of Class C stock that will keep its CEO Mark Zuckerberg in control as long as he is associated with the social networking giant.
Beijing, June 20 : China's new supercomputing system Sunway-TaihuLight was on Monday named the world's fastest computer at the International Supercomputing Conference in Germany.
New Delhi, Jun 19 : Marking the day that's a dedication to dads across the world, this year's Google Father's Day logo goes with shoes.
New Delhi, June 16 : Kaspersky Lab researchers have investigated a global forum where cyber criminals can buy and sell access to compromised servers for as little as USD 6 each.
New Delhi, June 15 : In a bid to curb self-injury and suicide episodes in India, social networking giant Facebook on rolled out updated suicide prevention tools in collaboration with local partners in English and Hindi.
San Francisco, June 14 : In a significant development, Apple CEO Tim Cook on Monday announced to move its digital assistant Siri to Mac and opening it to third-party developers. He also unveiled iOS 10 for iPhones and iPads on the opening day of the annual Worldwide Developers' Conference (WWDC) in San Francisco.
New York, June 14 : On what would be his 148th birthday, Google has honoured Nobel Laureate Karl Landsteiner, the discoverer of blood groups -- key to successful blood transfusion -- with a Doodle.
New Delhi, June 13 (ANI): American multinational technology company Yahoo Inc. has announced the shutting down of its chat service Yahoo Messenger from August five this year.
New Delhi, June 13 : Software giant Microsoft on Monday announced the launch of its online store with Tata CLiQ -- the e-commerce portal of the Tata Group -- to sell a wide range of Microsoft products including tablets, personal computers, software and phones.