New Delhi, May 27 : Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan launched the website of Indian Institute of Petroleum and Energy (IIPE), Visakhapatnam - www.iipe.ac.in - here on Friday.
New Delhi, May 27 : Leading analyst firm HfS Research has named global high-value services provider Concentrix into the "As-a-Service Winner's Circle" for its contact centre operations and strategy, insights, automation and the use of digital platforms.
New Delhi, May 27 : Taiwan-based computer hardware company ASUS and Republic of Gamers (ROG) on Friday launched an all-new virtual reality (VR) ready gaming graphics card with ultra-fast gaming performance, advanced cooling and personalised styling.
New Delhi May 27 : Chinese internet conglomerate LeEco on Friday roped in three industry veterans to bolster its leadership team in India for key business operations.
Mumbai, May 27 : Airline passengers across the globe are so comfortable with technology today that they are choosing to use it rather than interacting with people, a recent survey by the communications and IT solution provider SITA said on Friday.
New York, May 27 : In a much-awaited decision, a jury in California's Northern District federal court declared on Friday that Google's use of copyright-protected code in Android was a fair one and freed the tech giant of any liability.
New Delhi, May 27 : Japanese technology company Konica Minolta on Friday announced that it will showcase its latest products and solutions to bring innovations in printing at the global trade fair "Drupa 2016" in Germany.
New York, May 27 : In another blow to the micro-blogging website Twitter, two of its top executives are set to leave the company, media report said on Friday.
New Delhi, May 27 : At a time when the governments the world over are struggling to tackle cyber attacks and data breach, India needs to come up with a more comprehensive legal approach and framework to address various issues in cyber space, an expert said here on Friday.
New Delhi, May 27 : Indian mobile handset company LAVA on Friday unveiled its first 4G tablet "IvoryS 4G" that can be used for both work and entertainment purposes.
New York, May 27 : People often put status updates and make comments on Facebook on a regular basis, but a new study has found that men are typically angrier and more argumentative on Facebook than women.
Washington D.C, May 27 : A new study has revealed why everyone wants to help the sick, but not the unemployed.
California, May 27 : Technology giants Microsoft and Facebook have together teamed up to lay a high-speed Internet cable across the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean.
Washington D.C, May 27 : It is well documented that calorie restriction (CR) has extended lifespan on countless species and now, a team of researchers are claiming that altering the perception of food can also give the same result.
Washington D.C, May 27 : A team of astronomers has discovered a planet that is at least eight times larger than Jupiter, CI Tau b, orbiting 2 million-year-old about 450 light years from Earth star in constellation Taurus.
New Delhi, May 27 : Taiwanese multinational hardware and electronics corporation Acer has unveiled a pair of inexpensive 2-in-1 notebooks.
Hanoi, May 27 : The Vietnamese government had blocked the social networking site Facebook in the country during the visit of President Barack Obama, claims two activist organisations.
New York, May 27 : Nearly 62 percent Americans get news from various social media platforms like Reddit, Facebook and Twitter and social networking giant Facebook is leading the pack, according to a new survey.
New York, May 27 : Hit by a massive data breach that put nearly 167 million users' passwords and personal information in the hands of hackers four years back, the popular career-oriented platform LinkedIn has finally came out with an explanation and steps it has taken to protect users.
Noida, May 27 : Leading global IT services company HCL Technologies has been named winner of the 'Best Innovation in Natural Language Processing (NLP)' award at the AIconics Awards during the "AI Summit" in London recently.
San Francisco, May 27 : Microsoft and Facebook have joined hands to build a new, state-of-the-art subsea cable across the Atlantic Ocean that will help meet the growing customer demand for high speed, reliable connections for cloud and online services for Microsoft, Facebook and their customers.
Beijing, May 27 : China will send lunar probe Chang'e 5 to land on the moon and return with samples in the second half of 2017, officials said on Friday.
New York, May 26 : Final preparations were underway on Thursday for the expansion of the Bigelow Expandable Activity Module (BEAM) -- an expandable habitat for astronauts crucial for future deep space exploration -- which was installed at the International Space Station (ISS) in April.
New York, May 26 : Researchers have shed new light on the ageing process in sea urchins -- remarkable organisms with the ability to quickly re-grow damaged organs and live to extraordinary old ages without showing any signs of poor health.
London, May 26 : Fewer than predicted planets may be capable of harbouring life because their atmospheres keep them too hot, researchers, including an Indian-origin scientist, have revealed.
Washington, May 26 : The world's largest solar-powered aircraft, Solar Impulse 2 on Thursday
Kolkata, May 26 : A team of Indian researchers has shown how electric fields can be used to enhance peristalsis - successive wave-like motions which helps you keep chewed food down and ferry it to your stomach - in a finding which, they say, may act as a model for the design of lab-on-a-chip devices.
New York, May 26 : Internet of Things (IoT) success is dependent on tiny communication devices and instead of powering those machines by fossil fuels, they can be run on wind or solar energy, say scientists.
New York, May 26 : Strong tidal encounters may be responsible for the cracks on icy moons such as Pluto's Charon, Saturn's Dione and Tethys, and Uranus's Ariel, says a study.
New York, May 26 : A team of researchers has uncovered the processes behind the formation and evolution of small atmospheric particles free from the influence of pollution that can help them create accurate models to predict global climate change.
New York, May 26 : Scientists have discovered that hot interstellar winds powered by supermassive black holes in certain galaxies are fuelling a kind of "galactic warming" that is sapping the ability of these galaxies to form stars.
California, May 27 : An area of low pressure designated as System 91L, located in the Atlantic Ocean between Bermuda and the Bahamas is being monitored today for possible development into a tropical or subtropical cyclone. The Global Precipitation Measurement (GPM) mission core observatory satellite flew over the developing low pressure area on May 26, 2016 at 0932 UTC (5:30 a.m. EDT).
California, May 27 : Scientists using radar data from NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO) have found a record of the most recent Martian ice age recorded in the planet's north polar ice cap.
Washington D.C, May 26 : A new study has shed some light on the charismatic speaking strategies of the presidential candidates.
London, May 26 : In a major step forward in understanding how supermassive black holes were born after the Big Bang, an Italian team of researchers has identified two objects in the early Universe that seem to be the origin of these cosmic giants.
Washington, May 26 : A NASA scientist has suggested a possible link between primordial black holes -- formed during the first second of our universe's existence -- and dark matter, a mysterious substance composing most of the material universe.
London, May 26 : The communicative exchanges in bonobos and chimpanzees closely resemble human communication -- which is one of the most sophisticated signalling systems in the animal kingdom -- being highly cooperative and including fast interactions.
New York, May 26 : NASA's asteroid data is flawed and is full of errors, says former Microsoft chief technologist Nathan Myhrvold in a study -- a claim that NASA scientists believe does not hold water.
Tokyo, May 26 : The data analysis related to a very young star named HL Tauri -- estimated to be only about a million years old -- has provided scientists firm evidence of baby planets around it.
New York, May 26 : A team of scientists has discovered two geologically young craters -- one 16 million years old and the other between 75-420 million years -- in the Moon's darkest regions.
New York, May 26 : A new discovery regarding longer lasting batteries could give smartphones and cars a single charge that can work five times longer than current ones.
Washington, May 26 : Signaling an exciting next step for the scientists, more than 1,000 tubes of blood, urine and saliva have come back on the Earth from the International Space Station aboard the SpaceX-8 Dragon capsule.
New York, May 26 : An international team of scientists has detected and confirmed the faintest early-universe galaxy ever -- a finding that can help explain how the "cosmic dark ages" ended.
Washington, May 26 : Solar storms four billion years ago may have provided the crucial energy needed to warm Earth and seed life despite the Sun's faintness, new research has revealed.
Washington D.C., May 25 : The nature of dark matter still poses to be one of biggest mysteries in astrophysics. While one view suggests that dark matter is composed of material universe, another proposes that it is made up of black holes formed during the first second of our universe's existence.
New Delhi, May 23 : Chinese internet and technology conglomerate LeEco on Monday announced that the sale for its supertainment-loaded device Le 1s Eco will begin on Flipkart's big shopping days from May 25 to May 27.
London, May 23 : Britons are spending almost an entire day in a week online scrolling through social networking site Facebook and watching video streaming service Netflix -- driven mainly by a fear of "missing out" on what friends and colleagues are getting up to, says a study.
New Delhi, May 23 : To ensure safety of women in threatening situations, panic buttons installed on mobile phones should be integrated with a 24x7 emergency helpline, supported by quick response teams either by the local authorities or a service provider, domestic on-demand safety service provider One Touch Response said on Monday.
New York, May 23 : Researchers have developed the first flexible wearable device that has the potential to monitor both biochemical and electric signals in the human body.
New Delhi, May 23 : Aiming to tap regional languages, funkhel.com on Monday announced a free contemporary Hindi wordgame app for smart devices -- the first in a series of apps to be soon launched in other Indian languages too.
New Delhi, May 23 : Hong Kong-based TCL Communication-owned Alcatel on Monday launched its 4G-enabled "Pop Star" smartphone in India which is exclusively available on e-commerce portal Gadgets 360.
New Delhi, May 23 : Taipei-based technology products marketer BenQ has once again emerged as the top player in the Indian projector market with a market share of 25 percent in the first quarter of 2016, said a report by global research and consulting firm Futuresource Consulting on Monday.
New Delhi, May 23 : IBM will provide its expertise to help Aditya Birla Group-owned online fashion retailer abof.com target millennials by providing them customised style tips, fashion content and trends, the US tech giant announced on Monday.
New Delhi, May 23 : Panasonic India on Monday launched a new headphone with a "swing-arm" system that supports "free-style monitoring" for music enthusiasts and disc jockeys (DJs).
New Delhi, May 23 : Taiwan-based computer hardware company ASUS on Monday launched a Rs.9,999 smartphone with a huge 5000 mAH battery for users who are on the move and do not like carrying a power bank.
Washington D.C, May 23 : What if there was an application that could show your kids how their dietary choices affect the planet? A new educational software application under development at the University of Illinois hopes to do so by introducing them to climate change.
New York, May 23 : A study into the significance of the plant microbiomes has found the first direct evidence that nitrogen fixation can occur in the branches of trees with no root nodule required.
New Delhi, May 23 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday congratulated the scientists for successfully launching India's maiden winged reusable launch vehicle (RLV) as a technology demonstrator.
Washington, May 23 : A team of US researchers has discovered new evidence about how the Earth's magnetic field interacts with solar wind -- a finding that can improve forecasts about space weather.
New York, May 22 : A team of US scientists has created a new material, called "rewritable magnetic charge ice", that permits an unprecedented degree of control over local magnetic fields and could pave the way for new computing technologies.