New York | August 30, 2014 14:43 (IST)
That prospect had drawn concern from technology companies - fearful of losing revenue from foreign customers worried that US law enforcement might win broad power to seize their data.
New Delhi | August 28, 2014 17:14 (IST)
The number of tickets booked through e-ticketing system on IRCTC website has gone up many times since capacity enhancement of the portal recently. It cost about Rs 100 crore to the Railway PSU for strengthening the ticketing site.
Seoul | August 28, 2014 15:45 (IST)
The world's biggest smartphone maker has been pushing hard to develop the wearable devices market as it looks to counter slowing earnings in its mobile division, which led to weaker-than-expected second-quarter earnings.
Washington | August 28, 2014 14:45 (IST)
However, trends only show the highest volume keywords and hash-tags, and may not give qualitative information about the tweets themselves.
San Francisco | August 27, 2014 08:26 (IST)
The venture-capital firm had committed to invest up to $20 million in Snapchat in May, the Journal cited one of the people as saying, without elaborating.
August 27, 2014 08:01 (IST)
Rendering is the process of generating an image from 2D or 3D model, or models, using computer programs.
San Francisco | August 27, 2014 07:58 (IST)
The report comes as Apple struggles with declining sales of its 10-inch and 7.9-inch tablets, which are faltering as people replace iPads less frequently than expected and larger smartphones made by Samsung Electronics Co Ltd and other rivals encroach upon sales.
Beijing | August 26, 2014 08:47 (IST)
The Microsoft probe is just one of nine investigations opened this year, which includes software and the tobacco industry, Zhang Mao, the head of the State Administration for Industry and Commerce (SAIC), told reporters at a briefing.c
San Francisco | August 26, 2014 08:16 (IST)
The move, announced by the two companies on Monday, is the largest deal in Amazon's 20-year history and will help the US e-commerce company vie with Apple Inc and Google Inc in the fast-growing world of online gaming, which accounts for more than 75 per cent of all mobile app sales.
San Francisco/Tokyo | August 25, 2014 13:45 (IST)
Sony said on its PlayStation blog that its PlayStation network had been taken down by a denial of service-style attack, which overwhelmed the system with traffic, but did not intrude onto the network or access any of its 53 million users' information.
August 25, 2014 08:41 (IST)
The company said in a posting on its PlayStation blog that no personal information of the network was accessed in the attack, which overwhelmed the system with heavy traffic.
Shanghai | August 24, 2014 18:19 (IST)
Computer technology became an area of tension between China and the United States after a number of run-ins over cyber security. China is now looking to help its domestic industry catch up with imported systems such as Microsoft's Windows and Google's mobile operating system Android.
Tokyo | August 22, 2014 14:58 (IST)
It's unclear whether the hiccup could delay the launch or limit the number of phones initially available to consumers, the sources said, as Apple readies larger-screen iPhones for the year-end shopping season amid market share loss to cheaper rivals.
August 22, 2014 12:03 (IST)
The US software titan could hold an event as early as the end of September to provide a look at a version of what is expected to be called "Windows 9," according to technology news website The Verge.
August 20, 2014 19:38 (IST)
The milestone represents a dramatic turnaround in sentiment since Apple's shares reached its previous split-adjusted peak of $100.72 in September 2012. After peaking at $100.77 Wednesday morning, shares slipped 3 cents to $100.50, giving Apple a market value of $602 billion - by far more than any other publicly held company.
August 19, 2014 13:10 (IST)
According to a report by research firm IDC, Samsung was leading in the Indian handset market with a share of 17 per cent during April-June period. Micromax followed second with a market share of 14 per cent share. However, Micromax, which grew 18 per cent during the period, is fast filling the gap, the report noted.
San Francisco | August 14, 2014 11:25 (IST)
The move pits Amazon against a slew of rivals including startup Square, which popularized a card swiper that plugs into a smartphone or tablet and allows small- and mid-sized businesses like food trucks and coffee shops to quickly accept credit and debit transactions.
Beijing | August 14, 2014 09:19 (IST)
Net income rose to $214 million in the three months through June from $174 million in the same period a year earlier. That was ahead of estimates of $202 million, according to a Thomson Reuters SmartEstimate poll of analysts.
New York | August 11, 2014 10:28 (IST)
Physical copies of titles such as "Maleficent" and "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" were unavailable for order on Amazon.com on Sunday. Digital copies of some of the movies in question were still available for pre-order.
August 11, 2014 09:02 (IST)
Steve Jobs established Apple University as a way to inculcate employees into Apple's business culture and educate them about its history, particularly as the company grew and the tech business changed. Courses are not required, only recommended, but getting new employees to enroll is rarely a problem.