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Microsoft launches 'Eye Control' beta for Windows 10

Users can control the mouse by simply selecting the mouse from the launch pad, position their eyes on the screen where they want the cursor to be placed

03 Aug 2017

Google's 'Internet Saathi' now in 100,000 Indian villages

In its two-year journey, the initiative has continued to gain momentum and is today live in 10 states in India. 

03 Aug 2017

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Women workforce at Facebook rises by 35 percent 

Women now make up 27 per cent of all new graduate hires in engineering and 21 per cent of all new technical hires on Facebook. 

03 Aug 2017

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Here's how Twitter can help in forecasting crime

The result of this combined method was more precise, accurately predicting 19 out of 25 crime types.

03 Aug 2017

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Facebook to show fewer links to slow-loading websites

The update will help people view articles and videos faster than before depending on the their internet connection so that they don't have to wait at all.

03 Aug 2017

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Instagram 'Stories' marks first anniversary

Instagram currently has nearly 700 million users globally and 250 million use the 'Stories' feature every day.

02 Aug 2017

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Are most 'celebrity' Twitter accounts run by bots?

The researchers found that bot accounts differ from humans in several key ways.

02 Aug 2017

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Google may launch native ad-blocker for Chrome

Users can download the recent 'Chrome Canary' from Google Play Store to try it out, TechCrunch reported on Tuesday.

02 Aug 2017

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This new app will help you take perfect selfies

The app is integrated with an algorithm that directs the user where to position the camera, allowing them to take the best shot possible.

02 Aug 2017

Google may launch native ad-blocker for Chrome

The ad blocker has been spotted in 'Chrome Canary' app browser which gives an insight into what the product would be like.

02 Aug 2017

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Instagram Stories turns one: Ten tricks to settle scores!

As a mark of celebration, the makers of the app released a special birthday sticker pack in stories to help its global community mark their own milestones and those of friends and family.

02 Aug 2017

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Microsoft Word to 'Read Aloud' text for the dyslexia

'Read Aloud' feature is currently available to 'Insider' versions of Office 365. 

02 Aug 2017

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Here's how eating in between ' healthy' snacking can help you lose weight

A healthy snack between meals can also decrease your hunger and keep you from overeating at meal time.

02 Aug 2017

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Paytm plans to launch messaging service to rival WhatsApp

Digital payments firm Paytm plans to launch a messaging service to rival Facebook's WhatsApp by the end of this month, a source told Reuters.

01 Aug 2017

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New technology can reverse ageing in human cells

The RNA therapeutics help increase the length of telomeres which reduce in size normally leading to ageing.

01 Aug 2017

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 New eyeglasses let you control devices just by blinking

The sensor connects to a pair of eyeglass frames and is activated and when the user wears the glasses, the sensor comes into contact with the skin and senses blinks.

01 Aug 2017

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Airtel Payments Bank, HPCL tie up for digital payments

"All Airtel Payments Bank customers would be able to access a range of convenient banking services at these 14,000 fuel stations like open new accounts, make cash deposits and withdrawals facility.

01 Aug 2017

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Truecaller integrates video calling capability with Google Duo

This update enables users to launch a Duo video call with a single tap within the Truecaller app, and switches between WiFi and cellular data for uninterrupted conversation on-the-go. 

01 Aug 2017

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Samsung Pay to support SBI debit cards

This will allow SBI debit card holders to make payments using Samsung smartphones at Point of Sale card machines at merchant outlets.

01 Aug 2017

Google wants local developers to build apps optimised for India

Indian consumer spend on apps and games is accelerating at a rapid pace as well, tripling in just the past year alone.

01 Aug 2017

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Microsoft to remove Windows Phone keyboard for iPhone

Microsoft has tested out several iOS keyboards and apparently is focusing on SwiftKey after acquiring the app last year.

01 Aug 2017