01:40:01 on 22 May 2018,Tue
Today's Google Doodle honoured a modernist, a social reformer and a man who challenged the evils of our society, Raja Ram Mohan Roy. Roy was born on May 22, 1772, in Bengal. He founded Brahmo Sabha in 1828, which further gave birth to Brahmo Samajh, an influential social-religious reform movement. Roy influenced fields of politics, education, religion and public administration.
01:40:01 on 22 May
09:35:01 on 21 May 2018,Mon
Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak is bullish on the Blockchain platform Ethereum, saying the technology could be the next Apple. Addressing the gathering of over 5,000 people at "WeAreDevelopers" conference in Vienna, Austria on Friday, he said: "Ethereum interests me because it can do things and because it's a platform."
09:35:01 on 21 May
02:56:01 on 20 May 2018,Sun
Valve has contacted several developers asking them to censor their games on Steam or face delisting. Multiple game developers have taken to Twitter to voice their outrage. The company hasn't made any changes to its terms and conditions just yet and this comes as surprise to many particularly after they've been on Steam for so long with no issues.
02:56:01 on 20 May
11:56:01 on 20 May 2018,Sun
Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk promised a cheering crowd on Thursday that his controversial dream of burrowing a high-speed network of "personalized mass transit" tunnels under Los Angeles could be achieved without disturbance or noise at the surface. Musk also said he would offer free trips through the first two research tunnels.
11:56:01 on 20 May
09:57:01 on 20 May 2018,Sun
Harley Davidson's Blue Edition is a result of a collaboration of precision of Bucherer watchmakers and jewellers and the expertise of Bündnerbike who specialise in modification and of Harley Davidson bikes. Priced at Rs 13 crore ($1.88 million), it is studded with nearly 360 diamonds and based on Softail Slim S and it took engineers 2,500 hours to make and assemble each piece.
09:57:01 on 20 May
08:56:01 on 19 May 2018,Sat
The Bitcoin network - one of the most popular cryptocurrencies - currently uses almost as much power as Ireland does, and could be consuming about 0.5% of the world's total electricity by the end of this year, a study has found. Bitcoin's burgeoning electricity demands have attracted almost as much attention as the cryptocurrency's wildly fluctuating value.
08:56:01 on 19 May
05:40:11 on 19 May 2018,Sat
Britain’s Prince Harry and American actress Meghan Markle were pronounced husband and wife on Saturday by the Archbishop of Canterbury in a glittering union that brought a measure of modern Hollywood glamour into the 1,000-year-old monarchy. The star walked in a pure white, long-sleeved dress to the middle of the 15th-century St George’s Chapel in Windsor Castle.
05:40:11 on 19 May
10:10:01 on 18 May 2018,Fri
Motorola is set to launch its Moto G6 series in India this month. The company officially confirmed the upcoming launch via Twitter early this week. The Lenovo-owned company is planning to launch the entry-level Moto G6 Play alongside the Moto G6 in India first. Now, BGR India has learnt that the Moto G6 Play will be officially launched in India on May 21.
10:10:01 on 18 May
07:11:01 on 18 May 2018,Fri
Prepaid subscribers of Bharti Airtel - which provides telecom services under brand Airtel - will now continue to receive mobile data after exhausting the prescribed daily limit of high speed data during the validity period of certain recharge packs. This was confirmed by a customer care executive of Airtel.
07:11:01 on 18 May
04:55:02 on 17 May 2018,Thu
OnePlus 6, set to launch today at an event in Mumbai, will retail in Midnight Black, Mirror Black and Silk White colors. At India launch, the company shed more light on the limited edition avengers variant. The limited edition of Marvel Avengers OnePlus 6 is priced at Rs 44,999.
04:55:02 on 17 May
01:55:01 on 17 May 2018,Thu
With an abundance of A-list attendees, the glamour at Cannes Film Festival 2018 didn’t stop. While we were busy admiring the fabulous red carpet looks of Bollywood beauties - from Deepika’s modern-yet-romantic ivory number to Kangana’s demure-yet-impactful sheer appearance and that Aishwarya butterfly gown - there is one detail that we almost missed.
01:55:01 on 17 May
08:41:01 on 17 May 2018,Thu
Issuance of a credit card marks the entry into the world of credit for most millennials. The journey that starts with a credit card generally peaks when one opts for a home loan, thanks to sky-high home prices. Obtaining a home loan at an attractive rate is a task for many. But they forget that if one uses a credit card prudently, it can help strike a better home loan deal.
08:41:01 on 17 May
06:11:01 on 17 May 2018,Thu
Facebook has failed to fully answer 39 questions from British lawmakers examining data privacy and fake news, a parliamentary committee said on Tuesday, adding that it would ask the social media giant once again for the missing details. Facebook UK's head of public policy, Rebecca Stimson, gave 39 answers to the extra questions in a letter published by the committee.
06:11:01 on 17 May
08:11:01 on 16 May 2018,Wed
The Indian smartphone market is a strong platform for companies to grow. While Samsung has long dominated the market, Xiaomi has challenged the leader with a significant rise in the market share, beating Samsung for the second quarter in a row. The 4G feature phone market also grew more than 50 % quarter-on-quarter, a growth that is credited mainly to the JioPhone.
08:11:01 on 16 May
06:10:01 on 16 May 2018,Wed
Google has announced an upgrade to its paid Google Drive storage plans by launching 'Google One'. The new development is aimed at offering more storage space on Google Drive at lower prices as well as give consumers one-tap access to Google experts to efficiently use the company's products and services.
06:10:01 on 16 May
09:40:01 on 15 May 2018,Tue
Interior spy shots of the upcoming Hyundai Santro have been snapped up during a test run of a test mule near Ooty in Tamil Nadu. The images show that Hyundai’s new entry-level car will get a beige and black setup with the former being the primary colour. The Santro (as it is popularly known right now) will be Hyundai’s new entry-level model.
09:40:01 on 15 May
08:26:01 on 12 May 2018,Sat
Alexa debuted in India earlier this year with the rollout of Amazon’s Echo devices. Because Amazon is known to fiercely guard country-specific numbers, it was not possible to ascertain the number of Echo devices sold in India. But, Amazon claims that Alexa has gained great “momentum,” and it is onto some “great things” in the Indian market.
08:26:01 on 12 May
06:26:02 on 12 May 2018,Sat
GoodSeeds was ideated as a lifestyle concept when the principal Founder Narayan Murthy, along with his friends, brainstormed ways of living in harmony with nature. Learning from Navadarshanam, a self-help group in Tamil Nadu the team founded the company in Hyderabad. At present, GoodSeeds sells around five to seven tonnes of produce to its customers each month.
06:26:02 on 12 May
11:40:02 on 11 May 2018,Fri
Google wants the world to know it's doing its part to fight so-called screen addiction. The Digital Wellbeing effort is the company's name for a collection of apps and features Google claims will help consumers make better use of their time while on devices running its Android operating system. The new features will allow users to track the time they spend on social media.
11:40:02 on 11 May
08:45:02 on 10 May 2018,Thu
Google’s freshly revamped Google News app can be downloaded by next week on both Android and iOS run devices. The Mountain View, the California-based company has said that it has completely reworked the way the news is presented to users and latest technology like artificial intelligence has also been deployed in good measure to make the user experience more immersive.
08:45:02 on 10 May
09:11:01 on 10 May 2018,Thu
In February, a tweet from an account resembling that of Times Now, a leading Indian TV news channel, sparked instant outrage. Popular Indian journalists and politicians quote-tweeted it in anger. People soon discovered that there was no fatwa. The tweet didn’t even come from Times Now — it came from a satire account, @TiimesHow.
09:11:01 on 10 May
01:40:01 on 09 May 2018,Wed
Gmail for the web was recently overhauled after a long time and the company has now announced a new Smart Compose feature for it. It can be considered as an upgraded version of the Smart Reply feature, which was introduced last year, combined with predictive text, powered by AI. It allows users to draft emails from scratch and suggests complete sentences based on the user’s style.
01:40:01 on 09 May
12:11:01 on 09 May 2018,Wed
Traditionally, the monsoon has been viewed as a key indicator of how good the agricultural yield will be. However, a new study by Indian Institute of Technology (Gandhinagar) suggests that the rising temperatures are leading to soil moisture-depleting quicker, which in turn affects agricultural productivity.
12:11:01 on 09 May
10:55:01 on 09 May 2018,Wed
That is where Royal Indian has built - a Royal Enfield Bullet replica powered by a 100cc engine and built by a Bhubaneshwar-based bike builder Royal Udo. It really does look like a Bullet, a mini one that is. The fuel tank of the Royal India Bullet, the seat, spoke wheels and round headlamp does give it the Royal Enfield Bullet look.
10:55:01 on 09 May
06:26:01 on 09 May 2018,Wed
It seems that Reliance Jio’s 4G feature phone – JioPhone – has clicked only in the urban areas and not in the rural market. Data released by the TRAI show that of the total 160.09 million subscribers Jio had in calendar 2017, only 41.08 million users were from rural areas. This means that only 25.66% of users of Jio are from the rural market.
06:26:01 on 09 May
11:55:01 on 08 May 2018,Tue
Google I/O 2018 kicks off today, May 8, at the Shoreline Amphitheatre in Mountain View, California. The annual developer conference is bound to outline Android treats that tech enthusiasts have been anticipating for weeks, one, in particular, sounding very sweet. Last year it was Android Oreo, so it's likely that this edition of the event will bring the next UI from Google.
11:55:01 on 08 May
05:56:01 on 08 May 2018,Tue
31-year-old Bengaluru-based upanyasakar, Dushyanth Sridhar said inquisitiveness and thirst for knowledge from Ramayana to Bhagavad Gita has made him render over 1,000 hours of discourse in English and Tamil to an audience of all ages across the globe. He has now launched an app, Desika Daya, which will have all his discourses.
05:56:01 on 08 May