Microsoft Corp. snapped up LinkedIn Corp. for $26.2 Billion in the largest acquisition in its history, betting the professional social network can rev up the tech titan’s software offerings despite recent struggles by both companies. The deal is Chief Executive Satya Nadella’s latest effort to revitalize Microsoft, which was viewed not long ago as left behind by shifts in technology. …Continue reading "Microsoft to Buy LinkedIn For $26.2 Billion"
A new “quote” feature will be available for users on the Updated WhatsApp version v2.16.118. The App will have the feature in beta testing mode for Android Users. The new “quote” feature will help users to who quoted what, whilst chatting in a group and will also work in one-on-one chats. Users simply need to …Continue reading "“Quote” Option in Updated Version of WhatsApp"
Social Media giant Facebook is pushing its users to download its private Photo-Sharing Moments App. The social network Facebook has begun sending out warnings Message sometimes on screen that some photos will be deleted by July 7 2016 if the App is not installed. The company’s latest move has managed to make Moments the number …Continue reading "Facebook Pushes Users to Download Moments App and Messenger App."
It looks like 2016 is the year that Apple learns to show India some love. It’s already working on plans to open its first official retail stores in the country and announced yesterday that it would set up a support facility for iOS developers in Bangalore early next year. Today, the company revealed that it’s opened a new office in Hyderabad, …Continue reading "4,000 Maps Developers Being Hired By Apple In its New Indian Office in Hyderabad"
New Delhi, May 30 (IANS) Taiwan-based computer hardware company ASUS has announced it would unveil on Tuesday its first robot “Zenbo” along with a series of Zenfone 3 smartphones and a lightweight notebook ZenBook 3 at “Computex 2016”. “Zenbo,” to be displayed during the international information technology event at the Taipei World Trade Centre from …Continue reading "ASUS to Unveil its First Robot At ‘Computex 2016’"
At the annual developer conference 2015, Google introduced a new system, ‘Project Abacus’, to roll out the password system for identity verification. This new system is based on various patterns that will be used to verify user identity. The Director of Google’s ATAP team, Mr. Dan Kaufman, briefed about the status of Project Abacus with …Continue reading "Google Password-Free Sign-ins For Android To Be Introduce By The End of 2016"
The beginning of this year saw Google removing 13 apps from its Play Store. The apps were removed on account of being malicious and include Honeycomb, Just Fire, Cake Blast, Crazy Block, Drag Box, Tiny Puzzle, Jump Planet, Ninja Hook, Piggy Jump, Eat Bubble, Hit Planet, Cake Tower and Crazy Jelly. However, these are not …Continue reading "9 Android Apps Banned On Google Play Store"
Beginning with its prized collection of Buddhist art including the famous Gandhara sculptures, the Indian Museum is now putting all of its galleries for 360- degree panoramic viewing for anyone to see online. As part of a tie-up with the Google Cultural Institute, which allows art lovers to explore artifacts from all over the world on its website, …Continue reading "Google Cultural Institute to take Kolkata’s Indian Museum online"
Apple announced on May 19, 2016 the opening of a new office in Hyderabad that will focus on development of Maps for Apple products, including iPhone, iPad, Mac and Apple Watch. This investment will accelerate Maps development and create up to 4,000 jobs. “Apple is focused on making the best products and services in the …Continue reading "Apple Opens Development Office in Hyderabad"