• Science Updates
    Gaganyaan to Take Indian Astronaut to Space by 2022: PM Modi

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday announced an ambitious mission of sending an Indian astronaut to space by 2022 on board ‘Gaganyaan’. The mission, he said in his Independence Day address, would be launched using the Indian Space ResearchOrganisation’s (ISRO) own capabilities, and on successful completion, make India the fourth nation in the world to do so. […]

  • Internet
    India Among Countries Worst-Affected by New ‘Fireball’ Malware: Check Point

    While enterprises across the globe are still recuperating from the massive “WannaCry” malware attack, security firm Check Point has warned of a new outbreak that has already infected 250 million computers worldwide with India among the worst-hit countries. The new threat called “Fireball” is designed to hijack browsers to change the default search engine and […]

  • Gadgets
    Sennheiser HD 4.50BTNC, HD 4.40BT Wireless Headphones Launched in India

    Sennheiser on Monday launched its HD 4.50BTNC and HD 4.40BT wireless headphones in India at Rs. 14,990 and Rs. 10,990 respectively. The wireless Bluetooth headphones are now available to buy via Sennheiser’s [e-store](http://en-in.sennheiser.com/wireless-headphones). Both the Sennheiser HD 4.50BTNC and HD 4.40BT “employ the advanced wireless technology and audio codec of Bluetooth 4.0 and apt X […]

  • Computing
    HP Leads PC Market Growth in India, Says IDC

    Registering a year-on-year growth of 8.5 percent over the first quarter of 2016, the overall India traditional PC shipment for the first quarter of 2017 stood at 2.16 million units with HP leading the market having a 29.5 percent share, a new report said on Wednesday. According to the latest Quarterly Personal Computing Device Tracker […]

  • Gadgets
    Spotify Plans to Launch Music Streaming Service in India, Japan

    Spotify may have plans to launch its music streaming service in India and Japan. According to a report,Spotify is looking into further expanding its presence in Asia. The company’s decision comes less than a year after its rival Apple launched Apple Music, which is available in a number of Asian countries. The world’s most popular […]

  • Internet
    India to Capture 20 Percent of IoT Market

    India aims to capture 20 per cent market share in Internet of Things (IoT), an emerging sector which would be worth $300 billion (roughly Rs. 19,94,758 crores) by 2020, a top Nasscom official said Saturday. The IoT is driving the fourth wave of industrial revolution dramatically alerting manufacturing, energy, transportation, medical and other industrial sectors […]

  • Education
    India, US launch Fulbright-Kalam Climate Fellowship

    India and the US have launched the Fulbright-Kalam Climate Fellowship, in a new initiative to advance bilateral cooperation on climate change, that will enable Indian research scholars to work with American institutions in the field. The first call for applicants was announced yesterday for the fellowship jointly funded by both the governments and will enable […]