How IIT-B makes students ready to hit ground running
The curriculum is reset periodically to include lessons in newest technologies. While existing courses on AI, ML and natural language processing have undergone revisions to introduce new methods of deep learning, courses in cloud computing were introduced a few years ago.
E-love galore: 100 bn WhatsApp messages sent on New Year's Eve
Of the total messages sent, more than 12 billion were picture wishes.
Police ask people to provide info on JNU attack, forensic teams look for clues at JNU
The Physics team will collect evidence such as rods and stones used by the masked mob to attack students and teachers at the university, while the Chemistry team will collect samples of chemicals, if there are any. The biology team will collect DNA samples, among other evidence.
Indian Navy bans smartphones, social media apps at naval bases
Indian Navy bans its personnel from using smartphones and all sorts of social media apps after 7 personnel were caught leaking sensitive inf...
Reliance Jio launches voice over WiFi calling service
Reliance Jio has rolled out voice over WiFi (VoWiFi) calling service for its subscribers in multiple circles, including Delhi-NCR and Chennai, following a limited launch by Airtel in December 2019.
Spectre Camera app review: Easy user interface, clicks stellar pics; eliminates the need to carry a tripod
Spectre is by Lux Optics that earlier developed Halide, a popular iPhone camera app.
Mob led by JNUSU President attacked us: ABVP members
ABVP members talking to the media said, "We have been accused of inciting violence and leading a mob but the reality is we were beaten up."
Suits & Sayings: Round-up of weekly whispers & murmurs
Yash and Avanti Birla hosted Hollywood heartthrob Gerald Butler of 300 fame and his girlfriend Morgan Brown in their Rishikesh home for a deep spiritual sojourn – dip in the Ganges, satsang, yoga, meditation and treks in the foothills.
DocsApp boss recalls China getaway, says it helped him go outside comfort zone
Satish Kannan said that his trip helped him introspect.
Indian apps witnessed more downloads than Chinese ones
An analysis of India’s top 200 apps by install volume, by app intelligence firm AppsFlyer, showed that 41% were developed by local developers and firms in 2019 compared to 38% in 2018.
Install mAadhaar app in your phone and never carry a physical Aadhaar card
Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI), the Aadhaar number issuing body has launched the new version of the mAadhaar app that allows Aadhaar cardholder to access more than 35 services from his/her smartphone.
China targets tech giants in app privacy crackdown
The industry ministry said 41 apps failed an examination following orders in July to ensure they comply with user data rules.
No more spamming: WhatsApp's 'Delete messages' feature will erase older group posts automatically
The feature is currently available only for group conversations.
Alexander Reisch turns to Fun Bridge app for a short escape from work
The India Philip Morris MD says 'Deep Blue' gives him room to reflect.
CashKaro’s Rohan Bhargava can't live without his phone; Blinkist among favourite apps
For Bhargava, his smartphones are a gateway to instant entertainment.
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