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With two billion users, Facebook profits up 71 per cent in Q2

Facebook stocks hit a record high as total revenue was up 44.8 per cent to $9.32 billion.

28 Jul 2017

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YouTube 'Red', Google Play Music to be merged

Google Play Music is Google's version of Spotify.

28 Jul 2017

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Google removes instant search

Users will now only see search suggestions while they type in Google's search bar.

28 Jul 2017

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Apple discontinues iPod Shuffle, Nano

Apple has in past stated that with the advent of the iPhone, iPad, and iPod, there will be a fall of traditional music player hardware.

28 Jul 2017

Magic Bench creates a multi-sensory immersive experience in which a group can interact directly with an animated character. (Photo: Twitter/CompBindTech)
Disney introduces "Magic Bench" where users can interact with animated characters

Disney researchers have created a 'Magic Bench' that lets you drift through a magical world where you can see, hear and feel animated characters.

27 Jul 2017

The magazine said its real-time tracking of personal fortunes showed Bezos with a net worth of $90.5 billion
Amazon's Jeff Bezos surpasses Bill Gates as richest person in the world

Bezos surpassed Bill Gates, the famously rich co-founder of Microsoft, in net worth.

27 Jul 2017

Two phones show the old version of the Twitter app, right, and the new version, left, in San Francisco, Thursday, June 15, 2017. | AP
Twitter user growth stalls, revenue dips

Twitter reported its base of monthly active users was unchanged at 328 million compared to the first three months of the year.

27 Jul 2017

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Pregnant women with Hepatitis C have 90% chance of infecting their newborn

HCV cases in women are fast increasing due to unsafe injection practices.

27 Jul 2017

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Book Ola ride from Zomato app

Ola Money will be integrated within the Zomato app and website.

27 Jul 2017

New Twitter update 'clutters' notifications tab

Users who find these new notifications cluttering can opt out by tapping "see less often" option.

27 Jul 2017

the technique could be used to create 3D content for virtual reality and augmented reality by simply using standard 2D photos.
New AI system can create 3D models from photos

When fully developed, the method called SurfNet could have significant applications in the fields of 3D searches on the internet. 

27 Jul 2017

FILE PHOTO: A sign marks the Microsoft office in Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S. January 25, 2017.  | Reuters
Microsoft to reward up to $250,000 bounty to bug finders

Tech giants like Google, Facebook and Apple have also employed the same tactics to detect bugs and exploits. 

27 Jul 2017

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Digital Health Report 2017: Only 14% healthcare companies digitally active

The report is the second edition and analysed 160 India-based companies across four verticals - pharmaceuticals, medical devices equipment, diagnostics and hospitals.

27 Jul 2017

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WhatsApp has 1bn daily active users globally

Over 4.5 billion photos are shared around the world on WhatsApp every day.

27 Jul 2017

FILE PHOTO: A sign marks the Microsoft office in Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S. January 25, 2017.  | Reuters
Microsoft launches 'Made for India' productivity app Kaizala

The 'Made for India' app is designed for large group communications and work management, and works even on 2G networks.

26 Jul 2017

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'Made in India' Microsoft 'Kaizala' app to boost productivity

‘Kaizala' has been optimised for 2G networks to enable connectivity in remote locations.

26 Jul 2017

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DocsApp launches new service for kids

A new service that connects child specialists from top hospitals.

26 Jul 2017

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Scientists develop first-of-its-kind 4D camera to boost robot vision, virtual reality
 

The camera, which captures nearly 140 degrees of information, can be better than current options for close-up robotic vision and augmented reality. 

26 Jul 2017

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Huawei leader as Xiaomi pips Apple in China

Xiaomi with a shipment of under 15 million smartphones overtook Apple. 

26 Jul 2017

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Twitter is winding down SnappyTV

The company also committed itself to paring down some of its ad products.

26 Jul 2017

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Facebook developing Amazon-like smart speaker

The speaker will also be equipped with a magnesium-aluminium-alloy chassis.

26 Jul 2017