US tech firms get more H-1B visas in FY19
Seven US companies among top 10 recipients; TCS, Cognizant and TechM were others in the list. The top ten companies accounted for 12% of the 88324 H-1B visas issued in fiscal 2019.
WhatsApp introduces new fingerprint lock for android phones
Earlier this year, the company said, it rolled out Touch ID and Face ID for iPhon...
India helps Facebook daily active userbase grow 9% to 1.62 billion
The social networking company said about 2.2 billion people used at least ...
Twitter India profit doubles in FY19
Net profit at Twitter Communications India rose 108% to Rs 5.8 crore, according to company filings sourced from Veratech.
Update your device now: OnePlus set to roll out a 1.8GB Android 10 upgrade on 6 & 6T
The over-the-air will be received by a limited number of users initially.
Google not to launch its latest Pixel phone in India
Google decides against the availability of its Pixel 4 smartphone to Indians due to lack of 60 MHz spectrum band in India, which is needed for the Soli radar chip in the Pixel 4 devices to function. The chip supports motion sense and voice commands.
Teens love TikTok. Silicon Valley is trying to stage an intervention.
Through knockoffs, potential acquisitions and not-so-subtle references to Chinese censorship, TikTok’s competitors (US internet companies) have been trying to protect their home turf from the service’s advancement. They haven’t had much luck so far.
Hillary Clinton takes Facebook CEO to task for fake news
Clinton argued in favour of creating "a whole new agenda of legislation and regulation" to govern how companies such as Facebook and Google exploit the data of its users.
Communication blockade is breaking down Kashmir's crafts economy: Here's a ground report
The continued communication blockade in Kashmir has left the state’s artisans in the lurch during the lucrative festival season. The revenue losses for craftspeople across Kashmir this festival season could add up to Rs 300 crore, assesses an expert on the sector connected with the Craft Development Institute in Srinagar, requesting anonymity.
Game set for big bucks on YouTube arena
Gaming is one of its most important verticals for YouTube in India, amid rising competition within the video category, with new entrants like the Chinese ByteDance-owned short-videos platform TikTok disrupting its unchallenged market.
WhatsApp disappears from Google Play Store
In a bizarre incident, Facebook-owned WhatsApp seemed to have disappeared from the Google Play Store, some users complained on Friday.
Google stresses on making privacy a priority; will it put user concerns to an end?
The tech company has had a complicated relationship with user information in the past.
Rumours suggest Pixel 4 may be cheaper than iPhone 11 Pro: But Google needs so much more to woo users
Google is all set to take the wraps off its new Pixel devices.
Making India Pixel-less not a wise move for Google
The Google Pixel - the tech giant's flagship line of phones - won't make it to India, for the first time since the line came into being. Experts believe this is a bad move for Google as spending on premium phones continues to rise in the subcontinent.
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