India's PC market up 15.8% on year in Q2: IDC India
According to IDC, Indian PC market inclusive of desktops, notebooks, and workstations, shipped 3.1 million units, in Q3FY19 as Windows 7 is near to its scheduled end in early 2020. The desktop category saw a 10.6 per cent on year growth in its shipments, mainly contributed by Windows 10 refresh buying from the banking sector.
WhatsApp vulnerability: CERT-In issues advisory; company says users unaffected
The advisory comes in the backdrop of recent developments wher...
Google enters battle for cloud gaming market
The internet giant hopes to break into the global video game industry expected to top USD 150 bi...
Microsoft continues to innovate; over 900 million devices use Windows 10
The company is expected to edge closer to 1 billion-mark by 2020.
Kingsoft Office aims to grow India userbase to 40 mn by year-end
Globally, Kingsoft Office has about 310 million monthly active users including individuals, enterprises, and government agencies.
Rising prices may hit gold demand by 8% this year
A demand trend report by the WGC also said that gold demand in India declined 32 per cent year-on-year to 123.9 tonnes in the third quarter of 2019.
India PC market grows 49.2% in Q2, Lenovo leads
The overall commercial PC market grew by 108 per cent in Q2, taking the total shipments to 2.43 million units which was driven by a single 1.11 million units ELCOT deal.
Windows 10 gets smart keyboards for Hindi, Bangla, Tamil languages
Microsoft has launched smart phonetic keyboards for 10 Indian languages as part of its May 2019 update.
Oil block bid round under revamped rules almost flops, gets 8 bids for 7 blocks
The Directorate General of Hydrocarbons said state-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corporation bid for all the seven blocks while Oil India put in an offer for one block at the close of bidding on Thursday. The block in Rajasthan saw competition from ONGC and OIL but the five in Madhya Pradesh and one in West Bengal saw single bids from ONGC, DGH said.
What's next on Google Chrome's to-do list? A button that lets users play, pause videos in browser
The button will work with both audio and video content.
Justin Bieber wants fans to make an offer on his $8.5 mn Beverly Hills mansion
Reports suggest that the singer bought it after months of house hunting with wife Hailey Baldwin.
Microsoft employees & interns mock company's Windows phone, 'developer' chant with quirky musical
The 8-minute-long video captures a timeline of Microsoft's milestones over the years.
Internet Explorer bug allows hackers to steal data even if browser is not in use
The file format is used by Internet Explorer for its web archives and a user only needs to open the malicious attachment received either by email, messenger, or any other file transfer service, Mashable reports.
The end is near: Windows 7 users opting out before Microsoft stops supporting older OS
With support for Windows 7 ending in January 2020, there is still time to upgrade.
Most laptops vulnerable to attacks via plug-in devices: Study
Vulnerabilities were found in computers with Thunderbolt ports running Windows, macOS, Linux and FreeBSD.
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