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Gionee M7 Power: 5,000mAh battery, unique WhatsApp clone feature and much more

Gionee M7 Power: 5,000mAh battery, unique WhatsApp Clone feature and much more

The dominance of Chinese smartphone players in the Indian market is not going to wither away any time soon, and Gionee India, with a customer base of 12.5 million and....

Twitter to remove verification badge if users flout rules

Twitter to remove verification badge if users flout rules

Twitter has announced to remove verification badges from users who violate its rules, adding that the micro-blogging platform is reworking on its entire verification system. "We are conducting an initial....

UC Browser no longer available on Google Play Store; here is why

UC Browser no longer available on Google Play Store; here is why

In a big jolt to UC Browser, Google Play Store has taken down the application allegedly for running misleading campaigns. UC Browser mini app, however, is still available on the....

Scientists warn against artificial controlling of global warming

Scientists warn against artificial controlling of global warming

Proposals to counter the effects of global warming by imitating volcanic eruptions could lead to natural disasters in different parts of the world, warn scientists. Geoengineering - the intentional manipulation....

Google honours India's first woman lawyer Cornelia Sorabji with doodle

Google honours India's first woman lawyer Cornelia Sorabji with doodle

Google on Wednesday honoured Cornelia Sorabji, India's first woman lawyer, on her 151st birth anniversary with a doodle. Cornelia Sorabji was born to Parsi priest Sorabji Karsedji and Francina Ford on....

LinkedIn's 'Career Advice' now available to 45 million members in India

LinkedIn's 'Career Advice' now available to 45 million members in India

Microsoft-owned professional networking platform LinkedIn on Wednesday rolled out its "Career Advice" feature in India that will help its over 45 million members in the country seek professional guidance from....

Watch a 10-year-old unlocking his mother's Apple iPhone X using his face

Watch a 10-year-old unlocking his mother's Apple iPhone X using his face

Apple launched their one of the most pricey feature advanced smartphone iPhone X in a major product launch event in September this year. One of the advanced features which the....

People believe artificial intelligence can't take away jobs: Survey

People believe artificial intelligence can't take away jobs: Survey

Contrary to global fears, few workers believe that Artificial Intelligence (AI) will take away their jobs, a new survey claimed on Wednesday. The survey of more than 5,000 people from....

Surge in women employees in Microsoft post-LinkedIn acquisition

Surge in women employees in Microsoft post-LinkedIn acquisition

Women now represent 27.3% of Microsoft's and LinkedIn's combined global workforce, the tech giant has revealed, adding that the addition of LinkedIn's workforce has served to increase female representation overall.....

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Burning of fossil fuels worldwide set to hit record high in 2017

Burning of fossil fuels worldwide is set to hit a record high in 2017, following three years of flat growth that raised hopes that a peak in global emissions had....

Global emissions set to rise in 2017 after three years, scientists warn

Global emissions of carbon dioxide from fossil fuels and industry set to rise in 2017 after 3 years, scientists warn

After a three-year stable period, global emissions of carbon dioxide from fossil fuels and industry are projected to rise by about two per cent by end of this year compared....

Xiaomi's Redmi Note 4 gets a price cut in India

Xiaomi's Redmi Note 4 gets price cut in India

We have some good news for customers looking to buy a new smartphone. Chinese company Xiaomi has reduced the price of two variants of its popular smartphone Redmi Note 4....