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Apple in soup after students made to work overtime to build iPhone X

Apple in soup after students made to work overtime to build iPhone X

Struggling to meet the demand after production delays, Apple supplier Foxconn has reportedly employed thousands of students to assemble iPhone X who are being forced to work overtime, media reported.....

Hackers stole data of 57 million Uber customers and drivers in 2016

Hackers stole data of 57 million Uber customers and drivers in 2016

In a startling revelation, ride-hailing platform Uber has disclosed that two hackers inappropriately accessed names, email addresses and phone numbers of 57 million customers and drivers, and the license numbers....

'Flowing' water on Mars may be sand and dust; says study

'Flowing' water on Mars may be sand and dust; says study

Dark features earlier proposed as evidence of liquid water flowing on Mars may actually be granular flows, where sand and dust move rather than liquid water, says a study. The....

OnePlus 5T exclusive sale on Amazon India starts at 4.30PM today: Check specifications, price, and special offers here

OnePlus 5T exclusive sale on Amazon India starts today at 4.30 PM; check specifications, price, and special offers here

The all-new OnePlus 5T, a revamped version of OnepPlus 5 will be up for grab in India on Tuesday as the flagship smartphone will go on its first sale exclusively....

Indian Railways to use Artificial Intelligence for preventing signal failures

Indian Railways to use Artificial Intelligence for preventing signal failures

  Aiming to reduce the possibilities of signals failing, Indian Railways has undertaken remote condition monitoring of the system, a new approach for the national transporter, to predict failures through....

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Move over iPhoneX: Apple iPhone SE to get new successor in January next year

Apple might have reached new heights with the success of the iPhone X which is now being considered as the company's best iPhone till date. However, the Cupertino-based tech giants....

US President Donald Trump's administration challenges AT&T-Time Warner merger

US President Donald Trump's administration challenges AT&T-Time Warner merger

The US government has filed a suit in federal court in the District of Columbia to prevent the merger of AT&T and the Time Warner media group, a media report....

Mars 2020 mission performs first supersonic parachute test: NASA

Mars 2020 mission performs first supersonic parachute test: NASA

NASA has completed the first test of its Mars 2020 mission's parachute-testing series, the Advanced Supersonic Parachute Inflation Research Experiment (ASPIRE), the US space agency announced. The Mars rover mission....

Chicken poop could replace coal in electricity generation, reveals study

Chicken poop could replace coal in electricity generation, reveals study

Treated excrement from chickens, turkeys and other poultry, when converted to combustible solid biomass fuel, could replace coal as a renewable energy source, says a study. The study, published in....

Apple served with search warrant over Texas mass shooting

Apple served with search warrant over Texas mass shooting

Luxury US tech-giant Apple has been served with a search warrant for access to an iPhone SE which was used by the gunman who killed 27 people in a Texas....

BRICS scientists plan nanotheranostics for simultaneous cancer diagnosis, treatment

BRICS scientists plan nanotheranostics for simultaneous cancer diagnosis, treatment

Cancer therapy a la paintball? Three teams from BRICS countries, including Russia and India, plan to embark on a project that uses the benefits of nanotechnology to simultaneously bundle both....

NASA map shows how Earth changed in 20 years

NASA map shows how Earth has changed in last 20 years

A new NASA map resulting from 20 years of observing "life" on our home planet has discovered long-term changes across continents and ocean.  The space-based view of life allows scientists....