Science & Technology

US military launches secret space plane X-37B

Washington: The US Air Force's mysterious X-37B space plane was launched on Wednesday for its fourth secret space mission. The reusable, unmanned X-37B Orbital Test Vehicle lifted off atop an....

Tata Motors launches GenX Nano

Mumbai: India's automobile major Tata Motors on Tuesday launched the GenX Nano, a new technologically advanced entry level hatchback car with a starting price of Rs.1.99 lakh. Mayank Pareek, company....

Smartphone sales in India drop for the first time in 20 years

New Delhi: Indian mobile-phone sales have dropped for the first time in 20 years, raising the question: Is a slowdown at hand for the world's fastest-growing smartphone market? Mobile sales....

Indians rage over Zuckerberg incorrect India map on Facebook

New York: Indian netizens are angry with Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg after he posted a map of India sans Jammu & Kashmir, Forbes reported. Zuckerberg posted the image on his....

Bharti Airtel gets $2.5 bn funding nod from Chinese banks

New Delhi: Bharti Airtel on Saturday said it has received financing commitment of up to $2.5 billion from two Chinese banks to primarily diversify its global portfolio and invest in....

Google designs its first app for Apple Watch

New York: Google has entered the fray for providing apps for Apple Watch and recently launched an updated version of the iOS News & Weather app which is compatible with....

Samsung showcases latest tech for Indian smartphone market

Samsung to open digital academy that offers Tizen OS based course that offers Tizen OS based course

Aiming to offer young students a skill development course based on the Tizen operating system (OS) platform, Samsung India and the union micro, small and medium enterprises ministry on Wednesday....

Control robots with swipe of finger

New York: Researchers have created a system that allows people to control a fleet of robots with the swipe of a finger. Using a tablet and a red beam of....

YU Yuphoria – 10 things you should know about this smartphone

After the successful Yureka, YU Televentures is back with another value-for-money and budget smartphone. The company announced the release of Yuphoria on Tuesday. Priced at Rs. 6, 999 only, the....

China to be Apple’s largest market in two years: CEO

Beijing: Apple CEO Tim Cook has in an interview with news portal QQ.com predicted that China will be the company's largest market in two years. Visiting China, Cook announced Apple's....

Apple beats Xiaomi as leading smartphone manufacturer in China

Beijing: Apple has overtaken China's Xiaomi to become the largest vendor of smartphones in the Chinese market for the first time, new data showed on Monday. Apple grabbed 14.7 per....

Apple Watch sparks gender divide, Tweets: Study

New York: Looks like Apple Watch, despite all the hype surrounding its launch, has sparked a battle of the sexes, if one goes by the results of a new study.....