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Idea claims it is now a pan-India mobile broadband provider

NEW DELHI: Telecom operator Idea Cellular today said that with the latest launch of 4G service in Mumbai, it has become pan-India provider of broadband services on mobile phones. “With the launch of 4G LTE services in Mumbai, Idea declares pan-India mobile broadband operations in shortest possible time,” Idea said in a statement. Idea has 4G spectrum in 20 circles ... Read More »

Viral Sach of Rs 1000 coin released by RBI

New Delhi: This coin of golden colour has created buzz in social media. Along with National Emblem, the coin has Rs 1000 written on it. While sharing this photo, people are writing that-“Recently, RBI has issued coin of Rs 1000. Please share this information with every one. People are happy as the same will be […] Read More »

Rockslide in North Sikkim after heavy rains

Gangtok: Heavy rains in North Sikkim district has led to a massive rockslide which has blocked the Toong-Sankalang road between Saffo and Ship-Gyer. Official sources said due to the large size of the rockslide and the difficult terrain it is not possible to even cross it on foot. There is danger of more rocks and […] Read More »

Snapchat to roll out ‘Custom Stories’ feature soon

While all social media platforms are busy rolling out their own versions of Snapchat‘s popular ‘Stories’ feature, the app is planning a new functionality for ‘Stories’. Snapchat will be soon rolling out ‘Custom Stories’ on its platform. These ‘Stories’ will only be viewable by a specific set of users’ friends and not everyone. You can also send your friends an ... Read More »

Overuse of smartphones may affect children’s behaviour, warn researchers

Do you spend too much time on your smartphone during mealtime, playtime and routine activities or conversations with your kids? If so, it may lead to behavioural issues in your children, warned researchers. A new study suggests that even low or seemingly normal amounts of technology-related interruption were associated with greater child behaviour problems, such as over-sensitivity, hot temper, hyperactivity ... Read More »

Twitter updates Apple TV app with support for 360-degree videos

IANS | May 25, 2017, 08.48 PM IST Expanding its features for big screens, Twitter has updated its Apple TV app by adding support for live 360 degree videos and Periscope’s Global Map. The micro-blogging site launched a version of its service on Apple TV and other media player platforms last year in order to deliver its live video content ... Read More »

AI startup Niki.ai partners with BookMyShow

NEW DELHI: Booking online movie tickets will now be easier as Niki is there at your service. AI startup, Niki.ai has partnered with BookMyShow where, users can now search and book movie tickets across the country at their preferred cinema venues, while simply chatting with Niki. Speaking on the partnership, Sachin Jaiswal, CEO, Niki.ai said, “We are excited to partner ... Read More »

Google’s India head Rajan Anandan appointed IAMAI chairman

NEW DELHI: Google‘s vice-president for South East Asia and India, Rajan Anandan has been appointed new chairman of Internet and Mobile Association of India (IAMAI). He took over charge from FreeCharge’s co-founder and chief executive officer Kunal Shah. MakeMyTrip Chairman & Group CEO Deep Kalra has taken over as vice chairman from music app Saavn co-founder and President Vinodh Bhat. ... Read More »

CleanMax Solar, Hitachi High-Technologies sign MoU

MUMBAI: Energy solutions provider CleanMax Solar today said it has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Hitachi High-Technologies Corporation (Hitachi High-Tech) to jointly offer high-end rooftop solar solutions to Japanese companies across India. Under the partnership, CleanMax Solar and Hitachi High-Tech aims to enable Japanese corporates in India to adopt green energy practices by providing them solar power in ... Read More »