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

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

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

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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ITPO SIGNS MoU 2017-18 WITH DoC 

  Newdelhi:13/7/17: A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) 2017-18 between India Trade Promotion Organisation (ITPO) and Department of Commerce (DoC), Government of India was signed by Shri L.C. Goyal, CMD, India Trade Promotion Organisation and Smt. Rita Teaotia, Secretary, Commerce, Govt. of India on 07.07.2017 in Udyog Bhawan. On this occasion, Shri L.C. Goyal, CMD, ITPO mentioned that, for the year ...

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Microsoft working to make a positive impact in world: Nadella

Newdelhi:11/7/17:Microsoft is not only building IT solutions solely to support conspicuous consumption, it is also working to make a positive impact in the world, Indian American CEO Satya Nadella has said. “Whether it’s helping a 50-year-old insurance business modernise their line-of-business application, or growing a new business from scratch, Microsoft is betting on the future for our collective customers,” Nadella ...

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Mark Zuckerberg unveils Facebook’s new mission

23/6/17;MarkZuckerberg unveiled Facebook’s updated purpose on Thursday at the social network’s first Community Summit, a gathering in Chicago of leaders from 120 different Facebook Groups, Forbes.com reported. Facebook’s earlier stated mission was “to make the world more open and connected”. Facebook’s new mission does not mean that the company is shifting away from connecting friends and family, but rather that ...

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40-yr-old computer built by Steve Jobs sells for ₹2.3 crore

 Vani Vivek / 09:30 pm on 21 Jun 2017,Wednesday An original and working Apple-1 computer built by Apple Co-founders Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak in 1976 was sold for ₹2.3 crore at an auction last week. The computer is one of the 66 still considered to be in existence and was originally sold for about ₹43,000 ($666.66). Wozniak once revealed ...

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Intel to invest Rs 1,100 cr in India

N ewdelhi:15/6/17:World’s leading chip maker Intel Corporation will invest Rs 1,100 crore ($169 million) in India to expand its Research and Development (R&D) centre in this tech hub, said an official on Wednesday. “We are investing Rs 1,100 crore in our upcoming R&D centre in Bengaluru as part of our India expansion plans,” said Intel India General Manager Nivruti Rai ...

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Indigenously developed missile system QR-SAM test-fired for the first time

Balasore:4/6/17; Indigenously developed missile system QR-SAM (Quick Reaction, Surface to Air Missile) was test-fired for the first time from launch pad no-3 of the integrated test range at Chandipur of Balasore district at 12.39 pm today. The QR-SAM weapon system, developed jointly by the DRDO and the Bharat Electronics Ltd, is a quick reaction, all-weather, network-centric capable of search on-the-move ...

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Department of Telecom (DoT) Launches Tarang Sanchar

Newdelhi:2/5/17: Minister of Communications Shri Manoj Sinha today launched here Tarang Sanchar, a web portal for Information sharing on Mobile Towers and EMF Emission Compliances and said that it will go a long way in clearing the myths and misconceptions of public on mobile towers and emissions from them. He expressed the hope that the portal will empower common man ...

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