San Francisco | April 23, 2014 10:44 (IST)
The new advertising feature helps Google bridge the gap between the traditional public Web pages that have long underpinned its search business and the increasing number of standalone, mobile apps popular with consumers. Mobile apps, which are dedicated to everything from restaurant reviews to online games, have typically been walled off and difficult for Google to integrate into its search engine results.
April 22, 2014 21:10 (IST)
The Finnish handset major plans to close its $7.2 billion deal to sell its mobile devices and services business to Microsoft on April 25. The handset and other asset components will be handed over to Microsoft's Finnish entity Microsoft Mobile Oy.
April 22, 2014 19:04 (IST)
Micromax has started manufacturing handsets at its Rudraprayag facility in Uttarakhand.
April 22, 2014 16:31 (IST)
Nokia had yesterday said it expects the deal to conclude on April 25 and hoped it would continue to operate the Chennai plant under a "service agreement".
New Delhi | April 22, 2014 13:41 (IST)
Canvas Doodle 3 is powered by a 1.3 GHz dual core processor, 4GB ROM and 512 MB RAM (expandable memory up to 32 GB), Micromax said in a statement.
San Francisco | April 22, 2014 08:02 (IST)
Apple is offering free recycling of all its used products and vowing to power all of its stores, offices and data centers with renewable energy to reduce the pollution caused by its devices and online services.
April 21, 2014 15:55 (IST)
Superb, an iPhone app that launched last week, lets users create lists of popular places they would like to visit and shows them a list of other people who would also like to go there.
April 21, 2014 13:11 (IST)
Both the companies are trying to lure game developers by offering premium placement to these games on their app stores' home pages and features lists, the daily said.
New Delhi | April 20, 2014 17:56 (IST)
Lenovo has about 10-15 devices available in the country in the consumer and enterprise segments, which include convertibles that can be used as a tablet and a notebook.
New Delhi | April 20, 2014 13:25 (IST)
With over 300 million members, professional networking site LinkedIn is betting big on mobile handsets to drive growth, as 50 per cent of its traffic is expected to come from handheld devices.
April 19, 2014 19:35 (IST)
Former Apple chief executive John Sculley, whose marketing skills helped bring the personal computer to desktops worldwide, says he plans to launch a mobile phone in India to exploit its still largely untapped smartphone market.
April 19, 2014 15:11 (IST)
The growing penetration of high end and smartphone market in the country has also increased the number of cases of thefts and accidental damages.
April 17, 2014 12:31 (IST)
Mayer's effort is in advanced stages, with a detailed pitch already prepared for Apple executives, the website said. Yahoo senior vice president of mobile and emerging products, Adam Cahan, is working on the effort too.
San Francisco | April 17, 2014 10:50 (IST)
PlayStation 4 software sales - retail and digital - totalled 20.5 million copies worldwide by April 13, Sony said in the statement.
April 17, 2014 08:51 (IST)
The troubles at BlackBerry Ltd, which fired more than half its staff and lost more than 90 per cent of its market value as consumers shunned its smart phones, might have spelled disaster for the company's hometown of Waterloo, Ontario. Instead, there are hot sports cars in the streets and new companies filling the refurbished office buildings.
New York | April 16, 2014 11:23 (IST)
US District Judge Denise Cote's ruling paves the way for attorneys general in 33 states and territories to move forward, along with attorneys for consumers, in pursuing hundreds of millions of dollars in damages at a July 14 trial.
New York | April 16, 2014 09:35 (IST)
Starting in July 2015, all smartphones manufactured by the companies will come with free anti-theft tools preloaded on the devices or ready to be downloaded, according to wireless association CTIA, which announced the agreement on Tuesday.
April 15, 2014 15:45 (IST)
Samsung's new Galaxy S5 smartphone is more durable than last year's model and other leading Android phones, but the iPhone 5S outperformed all of them in part because of its smaller size, according to a study.
April 15, 2014 15:25 (IST)
The company is close to obtaining approval from the Central Bank of Ireland to start a service that would allow users to store money on Facebook and use it to pay and exchange with others, the people told the FT.
San Francisco | April 15, 2014 15:15 (IST)
The revisions more explicitly spell out the manner in which Google software scans users' emails, both when messages are stored on Google's servers and when they are in transit, a controversial practice that has been at the heart of litigation.