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Intel 8th Gen core processors coming in September

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Washinhton:21/8/17:Chip giant Intel on Monday announced the roll-out of its 8th Gen Intel Core processors for a range of mobile processors designed for thin and light Notebooks and 2-in-1s. The first wave of 8th Gen Intel Core processor-powered devices featuring i5/i7 processors will come to market beginning September. Built for smooth 4K video streaming and virtual reality (VR) experience, the ...

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Vishal Sikka resigns as Infosys CEO, MD

    Newdelhi:18/8/17:Vishal Sikka on Friday resigned as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Managing Director (MD) of global software major Infosys Ltd, said the company.   “The Board of Directors has accepted the resignation of Vishal Sikka… with immediate effect at its meeting held on Friday,” said the IT major in a statement here.   Vishal Sikka’s Resignation Letter To ...

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India Can Take The Lead In Global Technology .

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Bhubaneswaar:18/8/17: India has the potential to lead the global technology revolution as the world stared at mind-boggling possibilities involving developments in the field of information and communication, said internationally renowned researcher and Professor of Future Technologies at Aarhus University, Denmark, Prof. Ramjee Prasad. “We have the wisdom and talent and if we take the leadership in global technology, India can be ...

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Tata steel Young Astronomer Talent Search commenced

Bhubaneswar: 3/8/17:The 11th edition of the Young Astronomer Talent Search (YATS), an annual competition organised for the school children of Odisha to create awareness on space science and astronomy, was launched on August,2,by Shri Badri Narayan Patra, Minister, School & Mass Education and Science & Technology, Government of Odisha at the State Secretariat. The theme for this year’s YATS is ...

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Arvind Panagariya resigns as Niti Aayog Vice Chairman

Newdelhi:1/8/17:Niti Aayog Vice Chairman Arvind Panagariya has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying he wants to quit and return to academics in the US. Panagariya, who has been on leave from Columbia University to work at the Niti Aayog, said in his letter that his leave was due to expire on August 31 and it was not possible to ...

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Despite the massive growth in mobile data usage 56 per cent of smartphone users have no access to Internet

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New Delhi:31/7/17: Despite the massive growth in mobile data usage in the past eight months in India, 56 per cent of smartphone users have no access to Internet at least once a day, a new report said on Monday.   According to a report compiled by True Balance mobile app, the data connectivity environment is still poor, leading to devices being ...

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Qualcomm Accuses Tech Lobby Of ‘Misdirecting’ ITC

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San Francisco:29/7/17: Responding to a letter filed by a tech lobby to bar import of iPhone models not using its modem chips, Qualcomm has said the group was conducting a “coordinated effort aimed at misdirecting” trade regulators. The Computer and Communications Industry Association, which represents several tech companies, lodged a formal letter with the US International Trade Commission (ITC) last week, ...

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Microsoft To Reward Up To $250,000 Bounty To Bug Finders

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San Francisco: 29/7/17:To ensure Windows 10 is secure and bug-free, Microsoft has announced a fresh round of Windows Bounty Programme that will reward the bug finders up to $250,000 if they are able to discover exploits in Microsoft’s virtualisation software. Bounty payouts will range from $500 to $250,000. Microsoft has been running the bounty programme since 2012 but the company ...

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Google kills off Google Instant search with immediate effect

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Google is sidelining one of its famous features: Google Instant. The feature displays search results in real-time as you type, eliminating the need to press Enter or hit Search, but after 7 years, Google thinks it’s time to wave goodbye to it. The reason given for the cull is that the majority of searches are now conducted from mobile devices, ...

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JioPhone to bring new era of innovation for feature phones

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Mumbai:21/7/17:As the smartphone industry is going through a massive revolution, the feature phone market has not seen many innovations while internet connectivity grew from 2G to 4G. “JioPhone is a move to reach out to the next 100 million users. With a installed base of 400 million feature phones in India, the market is big enough for Jio to target ...

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