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Washington, Nov 28 : A post published on Microsoft's official blog by corporate vice president Rajesh Jha may have inadvertently revealed that the company is acquiring email startup Accompli, a report said.
Washington, Nov 27 : Social networking site Twitter is reportedly planning to track apps downloaded by its users to provide them with a "more personal" experience, by providing them with content of their interest.
Washington, Nov 26 : Google faces the risk of losing its spot as the default search provider for Apple's Safari browser next year, a report said.
Beijing, Nov 26 : A music video titled "Xi Dada Loves Peng Mama" that portrays the love story of Chinese President Xi Jinping and his wife Peng Liyuan has taken the Internet by storm.
Washington, Nov 26 : A new research has revealed that 60 percent of moms feel pressure to appear well off on social media, which leads to financial insecurity.
Washington, Nov 26 : A new tool on Twitter's mobile app 'View Analytics Details' now allows users to see the analytics inside their tweets to know if they are doing any good.
Washington, Nov 26 : Facebook, with its 1.35 million-strong user base, is although the world's largest social network by some margin but when it comes to attracting new users, Tumblr has overtaken it as the fastest growing social platform by recording a growth of 120 percent in six months. Facebook, on the other hand, grew at only two percent during this period.
Washington, Nov 26 : Samsung has recently unveiled an eye-tracking mouse, dubbed as EYECAN+, which allows people with disabilities to control their computers with a blink of an eye.
Washington, Nov 26 : The United Sates has opposed the European Parliament's proposal to split Google's search engine from the rest of its business.
London, Nov 26 : Researchers have shown that money transactions via Bitcoin network do not protect user's IP address and it can be linked to the user's transactions in real-time.
New Delhi, Nov 25 : A new survey has revealed that 67 percent people across the globe prefer mobile as their primary platform for watching movies, music videos, and TV shows.
Washington, Nov 25 : Twitter finance chief Anthony Noto has stoked speculations by erroneously tweeting a message that he intended to send privately. The message talks about a potential acquisition by Twitter.
Washington, Nov 25 : Intel and McAfee are reportedly planning to replace computer passwords with a new biometric authentication system.
Washington, Nov 25 : Office Online users will soon be able to start a chat while using Microsoft PowerPoint and Microsoft Word.
Washington, Nov 25 : A new study has claimed that domination of social media is to be blamed for reasons why people don't feel free to live their lives as they wish.
Washington, Nov 25 : Windows is going to fix an old quirk that created a discrepancy between the Windows NT kernel and the operating software version number for years, with the release of Windows 10.
Madrid, Nov 25 : Facebook launched Tuesday a new chatting application worldwide called "Rooms" which simulates traditional internet chatting rooms, enabling users to chat with strangers on specific topics.
New York, Nov 25 : Computer security firm Symantec has discovered a hidden virus that has been spying on computers across the globe, including in India, for at least six years.
London, Nov 24 : A leading computer security company has said that it has discovered one of the most sophisticated pieces of malicious software ever seen that has been used against a range of targets around the world for six years.
London, Nov 24 : Google has celebrated the 150th birth anniversary of French artist Henri de Toulouse Lautrec with its doodle.
Washington, Nov 22 : Yahoo has acquired a startup photo app-maker company Cooliris that was initially known for creating 3D wall for navigating photos and other media content.
By Kanika Singhal, New Delhi, Nov. 22 : The software industry in India is touted as one growing by leaps and bounds, and one providing the highest number of jobs and decent to upscale salary packages.
Washington, Nov 22 : Google has started a new service 'Google Contributor' that blocks ads on users' favourite site for one, two or three dollars a month.
New Delhi, Nov 22 : With more and more people getting engaged with the micro-blogging website, India is turning out to be one of the fastest growing markets for the US-based Twitter, a top company official said here Saturday.
New York, Nov 21 : People are their own worst enemies when it comes to online security, a study indicates.
Wellington, Nov 20 : A report has said that Mozilla is replacing Google as the default search engine with Yahoo for users in the United States.
Washington, Nov 19 : Email app WeMail will now allow users to record and send voice messages instead of text emails at up to 20 seconds each, a report said.
Washington, Nov 19 : Twitter users can now resume sharing URLs via the social network's DMs (direct messages).
Washington, Nov 19 : The most recent update to Whatsapp's Android app includes an end-to-end encryption that is enabled by default.
Washington, Nov 19 : In a bid to be people's tech news hub, Facebook has reportedly launched a new page that will surface only tech news on the users' timelines.
Washington, Nov 19 : Android mod-maker Cyanogen has signed a new deal with Indian consumer electronics company Micromax following which Micromax phones will come with Cyanogen's software installed in them.
Washington, Nov 19 : Facebook is launching a new application for the social networking site's already existing 'Groups' feature that provides a shortcut on smartphones for easy accessibility to Groups.
New York, Nov 19 : Researchers have created an artificial intelligence software that uses photos to zero in on documents from the internet with greater accuracy than ever before.
New Delhi, Nov 19 : The number of internet users in India would reach 302 million by December 2014, registering a year-on-year growth of 32 percent over last year, a study said here Wednesday.
New York, Nov 19 : The social networking site Facebook is the first choice for popular magazine brands when it comes to attracting followers and garnering "likes", a new report has stated.
New York, Nov 19 : Micro-blogging site Twitter has launched a new powerful search engine that will help you search every tweet that has been sent in the past.
Washington, Nov 19 : Under the leadership of its new Indian-American CEO Satya Nadella, Microsoft has overtaken oil giant Exxon Mobil to become the world's second most valuable company after iPhone maker Apple Inc.
Washington, Nov 18 : A team of researchers has taught a computer to create magic tricks with the assistance of artificial intelligence.
Washington, Nov 18 : Apple has reportedly rolled out iOS 8.1.1 for iPhone, iPad and iPod users with the promise that it will speed up its ageing devices iPad 2 and iPhone 4S.
Sydney, Nov 17 : Facebook is working on a new website called 'Facebook at Work' to compete with other sites like LinkedIn.
Washington, Nov 17 : Cops have arrested a most wanted fugitive, who was absconding since 2003, in connection with murder on the Facebook pages of his family members and associates.
London, Nov 17 : A French company has developed a brand new smartphone case that can print selfies from the phone itself in less than a minute.
New York, Nov 17 : In a bid to become an integral part of office life, the social networking site Facebook is reportedly working on a new version of its service to make your working hours more productive.
Bengaluru, Nov 17 : World's largest chip maker Intel Corporation has unveiled a new sensing platform for enabling mobile-based healthcare delivery to masses.
Washington, Nov 16 : New software has been recently developed that not only eradicates viruses and other malware but also automatically repair the damages caused by them.
Washington, Nov 15 : Facebook says that it aims to reduce the number of promotional messages appearing in users' News Feed.
Washington, Nov 15 : Microsoft has announced a browser based version of Skype that will allow users to make audio and video Skype calls on any system.
London, Nov 15 : A UK-based man has reportedly become the first person jailed for posting revenge porn online in Britain.
New York, Nov 15 : A new study has found that some advertisements promoting fashion and luxury items on Facebook may be fake.
Washington, Nov 14 : A new study has revealed that personal use of social media by the employees during office harms the well-being of organizations.
Washington, Nov 14 : Pinterest says that men now account for one-third of the total number of sign-ups on the site, hinting at its growing male audience.
London, Nov 14 : A five-year-old kid has become the youngest qualified computer specialist after he passed the Microsoft Certified Professional exam which is a vital qualification for IT experts.
Washington, Nov 13 : A new study has revealed that many parents are worried that the harm from being online outweighs the benefits but many also believe the opposite.
Washington, Nov 13 : Microsoft has reportedly fixed a critical flaw in Windows that has existed since the introduction of Windows 95 more than 19 years ago after IBM security researchers discovered the bug earlier this year and informed the tech giant in May.
Washington, Nov 13 : In an attempt to lure its 500 million-strong "logged out audience" who visit Twitter each month but don't sign in, CEO Dick Costolo has revealed that it is planning a slew of new features.
Wellington, Nov 13 : West Indies' hard hitting left-handed batsman Chris Gayle would return to the national squad for their South Africa tour after recovering from a back injury.
Wellington, Nov 13 : A new study has revealed that couples who live out their relationships on Facebook or Twitter get into messy interactions after breakup on social media.
Melbourne, Nov 13 : Facebook has come up with yet another surprise for its users- a new feature that allows them to show their love and gratitude to family and friends by sharing video cards.
London, Nov 13 : Google recently marked Rosetta spacecraft's historic comet landing with a doodle on its homepage.
Washington, Nov 12 : A robot, owned by Google's Boston Dynamics, can mimic a pose from the movie 'Karate Kid,' it has been reported.