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Mobile numbers will continue to have 10 digits; changes to apply M2M numbers

Mobile numbers will continue to have 10 digits; changes to apply on M2M numbers

A good news is reported for the users who were worried about the change in mobile number and afraid of the drastic changes, telecom companies have cleared that Machine to....

Centre decides to introduce 13-digit mobile numbers from July 1

Centre decides to introduce 13-digit mobile numbers from July 1

In a bid to increase safety for the mobile users, Centre has decided to introduce 13-digit mobile numbers in the country. Proceeding the govt's decision, Department of Telecom (DOT) has....

Nokia 8 Pro, Nokia 7 Plus, Nokia 4 and flagship Nokia 9 may launch during MWC 2018; check expected specifications

Nokia 8 Pro, Nokia 7 Plus, Nokia 4 and flagship Nokia 9 may launch during MWC 2018; check expected specifications

Nokia is planning to unveil a number of exciting new smartphones in the upcoming Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2018. Nokia may surprise fans by launching Nokia 9, Nokia 8 Pro,....

Idea offers 28GB data, unlimited calls at Rs 149 to compete with Airtel and Reliance Jio

Idea offers 28GB data, unlimited calls at Rs 149 to compete with Airtel and Reliance Jio

Telecom giant Idea has revised it's 149 prepaid plan to give more benefits to its customers. The company has come up with the revised plan that can stand strong in....

Samsung Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9+ leaked! Check specifications, images of flagship smartphone here

Samsung Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9+ leaked! Check specifications, images of flagship smartphone here

To first look of Samsung's best bid to take the realm of the smartphone industry from direct rivals Apple is being speculated to be out in the world ahead of its....

Jivi mobile and Jio come together to offer 4G Smartphone at Rs 699

Jivi mobile and Jio come together to offer 4G Smartphone at Rs 699

Mobile phone maker jivi has joined hands with Reliance Jio to offers its 4G Smartphone handset for just Rs. 699. The company is offering its Energy E3 Smartphone supported by....

Nearly a decade after Chandrayaan-1, ISRO likley to launch Chandrayaan-2 in April this year

In another achievement for Indian space agency, Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is all set launch Chandrayaan-1 in April this year. After the successful 2008 Chandrayaan-1 mission, Chandrayaan-2 will be....

Elon Musk’s Tesla Roadster might crash into Earth, scientists say

Elon Musk’s Tesla Roadster might crash into Earth, scientists say

Tech entrepreneur Elon Musk launched a cherry red car into space last week, with David Bowie’s song Space Oddity playing on repeat. A super rocket — the Falcon Heavy vehicle....

Paytm chief Vijay Shekhar Sharma hits out Facebook, says it is the most evil firm in world

Paytm chief Vijay Shekhar Sharma hits out at Facebook, says it is the most evil firm in the world

The founder of the country's largest mobile wallet and financial services firm Patym, Vijay Shekhar Sharma thew jibes against social media platform, Facebook, which owns WhatsApp, messaging application. The Paytm....

Airtel offers unlimited calls, 100 MB data at Rs 9

Airtel offers unlimited calls, 100 MB data at Rs 9

Telecom Company Airtel has come up with a new plan for prepaid users that offers unlimited calls and 100 MB data per day to its users. Airtel’s latest rupee 9....

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Samsung shares new Galaxy S9 teaser; says no one comes close to its 'Re Imagined' camera

Smartphone heavyweights Samsung are set to unveil their flagship phone Galaxy S9 and S9+ on February 25 ahead of the upcoming Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2018 in Barcelona, Spain. Keeping....

Pune woman becomes grandmother to twins from dead son's semen using IVF treatment

IVF treatment helps a Pune woman to become a grandmother to two twins from dead son's semen

In an unprecedented incident, a woman from Pune has become a grandmother to two twins with the help of surrogacy using her son Prathamesh Patil's cryo-preserved semen. With the help....

Creative! Google pays tribute to Winter Olympics with Valentine's Day twist

Creative! Google pays tribute to Winter Olympics with Valentine's Day twist

In an interesting idea, Tech giant Google once again has come up with a doodle to pay tribute to Valentine's Day 2018 and Winter Olympic 2018. Creatively, Google prepared a....

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Xiaomi launches Mi TV with Redmi Note, Redmi Note 5 Pro in India

Chinese smartphone giants Xiaomi have finally launched the much-awaited successor of Redmi Note 4 in the form of Redmi Note 5 and Redmi Note 5 Pro on Wednesday at a....

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Redmi Note 5, Mi TV to launch today: Here's how to livestream Xiaomi event at 12PM

Tech lovers especially fans of smartphone giants Xiaomi will rejoice today on Valentine’s Day as the much awaited Redmi Note 5 will be launched at a special event in New....

Now send money via WhatsApp Payments in these 5 easy steps

Now send money via WhatsApp Payments with these 5 easy steps

With a steady pace, Whatsapp users are finally embracing its monumental Pay feature on Google's Android and Apple's iOS Operating Systems (OS). After the news of Whatsapp launching its Payment....

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Xiaomi to launch Redmi Note 5 on Valentine’s Day: Here's everything you need to know

Stepping up in the season of love, Chinese mobile giants Xiaomi are set to launch their much-awaited smartphone Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 on Wednesday (Valentine's Day). Xiaomi have already sent....

Amazon Moto Fest to go live shortly: Get full details of offers on smartphones

Amazon Moto Fest to go live shortly: Get full details of offers on smartphones

The e-commerce website Amazon and the mobile manufacturers Motorola have collaborated to organise the Amazon Moto Fest, which will offer discounts and schemes on selective smartphones from its store. The....

Pixel User sued Google over defective microphones in United States

Pixel User sued Google over defective microphones in United States

Two owners of Google Pixel smartphones who found microphones on their devices to be defective have filed a proposed class action suit in federal court in San Jose, California, the....

Doubts about humans evolving from apes? Indian scientists to celebrate Darwin Week from February 12 to dispel confusion

Humans evolved from apes! Satyapal Singh faces flack as Indian scientists set to celebrate Darwin Week from February 12

Currently, there are a lot of people who might forget the alphabets they learned when they were kids but for them to forget that their Union Minister of State for....

Apple knew about iPhone source code leak

Apple knew about iPhone source code leak

Apple has confirmed that it was aware of a source code leak that could have compromised the iPhone's security system and has asked web-based hosting service GitHub to remove the....

This 'e-skin' is self-healable, malleable and recyclable

This 'e-skin' is self-healable, malleable and recyclable

Scientists have developed a new type of malleable, self-healing and fully recyclable "electronic skin" that can be used in biomedical devices like artificial limbs and prosthetics. The new e-skin has....

First human kidney tissue capable of producing urine developed

Scientists develop first human kidney tissue capable of producing urine

In a first for medical science, scientists have successfully produced human kidney tissue within a living organism that is able to produce urine, a significant milestone in the development of....

Vying for competition, telecom companies plan to launch 4G smartphone worth Rs 500

Vying for competition, telecom companies plan to launch 4G smartphone worth Rs 500

As Reliance Jio has gained a lot of momentum, due to its affordable data prices, other telecom companies have been facing excessive competition. Other telecom companies such as Airtel, Idea,....

Qualcomm rejects Broadcom's $121 billion takeover offer

Qualcomm rejects Broadcom's $121 billion takeover offer

Qualcomm's board of directors unanimously rejected an acquisition proposal from rival Broadcom, saying that they are turning down the latter's $121 billion bid. "Qualcomm 'unanimously rejected' an 'unsolicited proposal' to....

WhatsApp rolls out digital payments feature into beta version in India

Facebook-owned messaging service WhatsApp is testing a new payments feature in India that aims to allow people to send money to their friends on the app, the media reported. The....

NASA's New Horizons spacecraft snaps image from 6.12 billion kms away from earth

NASA's New Horizons spacecraft snaps image from 6.12 billion km away from earth

NASA's New Horizons spacecraft has set a new record by capturing the farthest images from Earth by a spacecraft, surpassing the Voyager 1's record of capturing an image when it....

More than a billion smartphones to have facial recognition in 2020

More than a billion smartphones to have facial recognition in 2020

Facial recognition technology from Apple and Samsung will prompt other manufacturers to include the feature in their devices, a report said on Thursday, adding that one billion smartphones will have....

Oracle launches new cloud-based e-Clinical solution

Oracle launches new cloud-based e-Clinical solution

Technology giant Oracle on Thursday announced the launch of a new holistic, unified cloud-based eClinical solution intended to bring new drugs to the market in a timely manner, while maintaining....

CCI imposes Rs 135.86 crore penalty on Google for abusing dominant position in online general web search

CCI imposes Rs 135.86 crore penalty on Google for abusing dominant position in online general web search

In not a very welcome development for the global search engine, Competition Commission of India imposed a penalty of Rs 135.86 crore upon Google after finding that it abused its....