10 Nov 2014
New York: If you have unwillingly accepted friend requests from annoying acquaintances, who occupy unnecessary space in your Facebook news feed, you could now unfollow them without unfriending them.
09 Nov 2014
Beijing: Xioami, currently the world's third-largest smartphone maker, is now planning to raise about USD 1.5 billion in its fifth round of financing, reports said.
15 Nov 2014
Washington: US Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz on Friday announced two awards worth USD 425 million to build two supercomputers three times faster than China's Tianhe-2, the most powerful system in the world, as well as research extreme scale supercomputing technologies.
10 Nov 2014
New Delhi: People are exasperated with the "content and slanging matches" at prime time on private news channels and that gives a chance to DD News to pull viewers towards it if it can present itself as a top-class channel, feels Prasar Bharati Chairperson, A Surya Prakash.
06 Nov 2014
Frankfurt: Germany's biggest news publisher Axel Springer has scrapped a move to block Google from running snippets of articles from its newspapers, saying that the experiment had caused traffic to its sites to plunge.
19 Nov 2014
Zurich: Holy cow! A Swiss university has sparked ire by suggesting that cowbells as emblematic of the Alpine country as chocolates, watches and Heidi should be banned.
29 Oct 2014
Washington: India has been places at 142 among 189 countries in the latest World Bank's "Ease of Doing Business" report released on Wednesday, a drop by two places from the last year's ranking.
21 Oct 2014
New Delhi: The Election Commission has proposed making paid news an electoral offence to provide a strong deterrent in a bid to stamp out the menace.
30 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Under attack over his remarks that official auditor should not "sensationalise" its audit findings, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday said media did not accurately reflect the spirit of his speech at the CAG conference.
16 Oct 2014
San Francisco: Google is coming out with bigger, more expensive versions of its Nexus phone and tablet to attract more of the affluent consumers who faithfully buy each new generation of Apple's iPhone and iPad.