• Gadgets
    Two New Logitech G Cherry Mechanical Gaming Keyboards Unveiled

    Logitech G has unveiled two new additions to their range of Cherry mechanical gaming keyboards this week in the form of the Logitech G610 Orion Brown and the Logitech G610 Orion Red which both feature Cherry MX mechanical switches. The new Logitech G gaming keyboards are expected to be made available later this month throughout […]

  • Software
    Lyft Drivers, if Employees, Owed Millions More

    Drivers who worked for ride-hailing service Lyft in California during the past four years would have been entitled to an estimated $126 million (roughly Rs. 838 crores) in expense reimbursements had they been employees rather than contractors, court documents show. Lyft drivers would have recouped an average of $835 (roughly Rs. 55,515) each under a […]

  • Internet
    Adele’s Personal Photos Stolen in Latest Celebrity Hack

    Several personal photographs of the singer Adele were stolen and then distributed online by a hacker, leaving the 27-year old celebrity furious, according to a report. The major security breach occurred after her boyfriend Simon Konecki’s email was allegedly hacked into. From here, photos of her five-month ultrasound scan, a selfie of the singer while […]

  • Internet
    FBI to Help Track Bangladesh Bank Hackers

    The FBI has agreed to help Bangladesh investigate an audacious $81 million theft from the nation’s foreign reserves, authorities said Sunday, days after the finance minister accused central bank officials of complicity in the heist. A FBI official in Dhaka met with representatives from Bangladesh’s Criminal Investigation Department and offered to assist with the investigation […]

  • Science Updates
    Nasa Papers Reveal Details of Pluto’s Moons

    Nasa scientists associated with interplanetary space probe New Horizons have revealed the former “astronomer’s planet” and its “intriguing system of small moons” in a comprehensive set of papers describing results from last summer’s Pluto system flyby. “These five detailed papers completely transform our view of Pluto – revealing the former ‘astronomer’s planet’ to be a […]

  • News Updates
    Foxconn Lowering Offer for Japan’s Sharp

    Taiwan’s Foxconn is lowering an offer for loss-making Japanese electronics maker Sharp Corp from an initial plan of JPY 489 billion ($4.4 billion), the Yomiuri newspaper reported on Sunday. The reason behind the move is that Foxconn appears to be concerned about financial risks of potential liabilities at Sharp and its business outlook, according to […]

  • Software
    After WhatsApp, Facebook Discontinues APIs for Blackberry; Company Responds

    It seems nothing is going BlackBerry’s way. Soon after WhatsApp pulled support for BlackBerry 10 OS and all other BlackBerry operating systems, Facebook has announced that it is discontinuing support of their essential APIs for BlackBerry. The social giant has confirmed that as of March 31, BlackBerry users will have to perform a mandatory update […]

  • Science Updates
    Google Glass Helps Researchers Develop ‘Organs on Chips’

    Using Google Glass, researchers from Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH) in Massachusetts, US, have collected promising results as part of a technology known as “organs-on-chips”. Google Glass offers researchers a hands-free and flexible monitoring system, and enables them to give voice commands. The team first developed hardware and software to remotely monitor and control devices […]

  • Internet
    Infibeam’s Rs. 450 Crore IPO Opens

    Online shopping portal Infibeam Incorporation will hit the capital markets on Monday to raise Rs. 450 crores through an initial share plan, becoming the first e-commerce firm to take the IPO route. The company has fixed the price band at Rs. 360-432 per equity share for the initial public offer (IPO). The initial share-sale programme […]

  • Software
    Now, Book an Uber to the Cinema via BookMyShow

    Uber India has announced its API integration with online entertainment booking portal BookMyShow, which will enable movie goers to book an Uber when they buy their tickets on the BookMyShow mobile app. The user will either get an option to ‘Ride Now’ or to set a reminder to book a ride on Uber, depending upon […]