29 Jun 2015
San Francisco: Facebook Inc has released new diversity data that showed the number of women and minorities has remained little changed over the past year. The number of women increased only 1 percentage point, from 31-32 percent. The number of black people, Hispanics and people of two or more races remained unchanged at 2 percent, 4 percent and 3 percent, respectively.
29 Jun 2015
New Delhi: The Central government on Monday sought a report from the Tihar Jail authorities after two inmates escaped from its high-security premises on Sunday.
28 Jun 2015
New Delhi: Smartphone users in India spend 47 percent of their time on communication applications such as WhatsApp, We Chat, Hike and Skype which are key driver of mobile broadband usage, says a report.
27 Jun 2015
New Delhi: Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today said the government will soon come out with its report on the controversial issue of net neutrality and the Telecom Department is waiting for the report from sectoral regulator TRAI.
26 Jun 2015
New Delhi: A new global report released by Ericsson on Thursday claims that 30 percent of time spent by users on all smartphone apps is on communication. As per the report, though smartphones have a wide range of functions such as entertainment, games and photography, communication continues to be the dominant activity with users spending time on communicating through voice, instant messaging, voice over internet protocol (such as Skype), emails and social networking.
24 Jun 2015
New Delhi: The HRD Ministry has sent a notice to Delhi University seeking a report in the molestation case of a research scholar allegedly by a St Stephen's College professor.
22 Jun 2015
Argentine soccer great Diego Maradona has decided to stand as a candidate for the FIFA presidency to replace Sepp Blatter, Uruguayan journalist and author Victor Hugo Morales has said.
22 Jun 2015
Colombo: Pakistan's Mohammad Hafeez once again faces a harrowing task of getting his action cleared after the off-spinner was called for chucking during the team's 10-wicket win against Sri Lanka in the first Test at Galle.
23 Jun 2015
FRANKFURT/PARIS: Facebook is gaining ground on Google's YouTube as an outlet for big companies to market their products via online videos, the fastest growing category of Internet ads, a report published on Monday said.
21 Jun 2015
London: Tainted former IPL Commissioner Lalit Modi invoked the names of British royalty, including Prince Charles and his brother Andrew, while seeking his travel papers from the UK Home Office, according to a media report today.