New Delhi | March 05, 2014 15:41 (IST)
The service, available as part of Google Maps, is already available in countries like the US, Japan, Singapore, Hong Kong and the Netherlands.
San Francisco | March 05, 2014 08:26 (IST)
The high-flying drones would give Facebook, the world's No.1 Internet social network, the ability to beam wireless Internet access to consumers in undeveloped parts of the world, according to the technology blog TechCrunch. TechCrunch first reported the deal late on Monday, citing an anonymous source.
Written By: Siddharth Vinayak Patankar | March 04, 2014 10:56 (IST)
Volvo Cars has entered an alliance with Apple for its future in-car systems. The system will not only integrate and sync up with the iPhone more easily, it will also offer an iPad-like interface to the user - who is already familiar with it.
Seattle | March 03, 2014 14:11 (IST)
In the biggest shuffling of Microsoft's executive ranks since the company's new chief executive, Satya Nadella, took over, Mark Penn, the former aide to the Clinton family, is becoming the company's chief strategy officer.
Cupertino, California | March 01, 2014 12:48 (IST)
Apple's ability to again transform the fast-moving technology arena is the central question in investors' and Silicon Valley executives' minds as the company's growth slows, and rivals like Samsung Electronics Co Ltd and Google Inc take chunks out of its market share.
Barcelona/Toronto | February 26, 2014 09:16 (IST)
The lower-end Z3 smartphone, priced at under $200, is being built under a partnership deal with FIH Mobile, the Hong Kong-listed unit of Taiwanese electronics company Foxconn Technology Co Ltd.
San Francisco | February 26, 2014 07:58 (IST)
The security update for users of Apple's OS X computer operating software follows a fix issued for iPhones last week, meaning all Apple device users now have access to the patch.
February 25, 2014 10:56 (IST)
Manufacturers unleashed a battery of new wearable devices at the world's biggest mobile fair in Barcelona, Spain, trying to carve out new revenue sources in developed markets where smartphone sales are slowing.
San Francisco | February 25, 2014 10:34 (IST)
LinkedIn chief executive Jeff Weiner acknowledged in a blog post on Monday that the company would have to censor some of the content that users post on its website in order to comply with Chinese rules.
Barcelona | February 25, 2014 09:11 (IST)
S5 pushes the screen to only 5.1 inches (13 cms), measured diagonally, from 5 inches (12.7 cms) in last year's model. Instead of size, Samsung touted the new phone's ability to adapt its screen to changing external conditions and to dim it to avoid disturbing others nearby.
Seattle | February 25, 2014 08:12 (IST)
Julie Larson-Green, one of Microsoft Corp's most senior women executives and a leading force behind the latest design of Windows, is moving to a new job in charge of harmonizing the look and usability of Microsoft's wide range of software.
Barcelona | February 25, 2014 07:59 (IST)
Buying WhatsApp has cemented Facebook's involvement in messaging, which for many people is their earliest experience with the mobile Internet. Adding voice services moves the social network into another core function on a smartphone.
February 24, 2014 18:31 (IST)
The world's biggest messaging service WhatsApp, which Facebook has just bought for $19 billion, will add voice calls to its product in the second quarter of this year, its chief executive Jan Koum said on Monday.
February 24, 2014 14:33 (IST)
BlackBerry Messaging, or BBM, is a messaging platform that offers collaboration tools such as BBM Groups, BBM Voice and BBM Channels and competes with services such as WhatsApp, which Facebook bought last week for $19 billion.
Oslo | February 24, 2014 11:32 (IST)
Financial analysts have said the long-awaited launch of Opera Max application may boost the fast-growing company's earnings.
Seoul | February 24, 2014 08:48 (IST)
LG, who slipped behind Huawei Technologies Co last year with a market share of just under 5 per cent, also plans to sell a smartwatch capable of connecting with rivals' phones, mobile division president Park Jong-seok told reporters ahead of a Barcelona trade fair this week.
Barcelona | February 24, 2014 08:35 (IST)
Windows Phones typically sell for several hundred dollars apiece, although Nokia's Lumia 520 handset has an unsubsidised price of about 139 euros in Europe.
New York | February 24, 2014 07:37 (IST)
Facebook's deal to pay up to $19 billion for WhatsApp comes on the heels of a $900 million purchase of another messaging service, Viber, by Japanese Internet giant Rakuten.
February 24, 2014 07:23 (IST)
WhatsApp was down for more than three hours on Saturday just days after Facebook bought it for $19 billion.
Chicago | February 23, 2014 15:28 (IST)
Computer makers will be charged $15 to license Windows 8.1 and pre-install it on devices retailing for under $250, compared with the standard fee of $50, Bloomberg reported. Any product that meets the price limit will be eligible for the discount, with no restrictions on the type or size of the device.