Hackers attack Indian healthcare website, steal 68 lakh records

Aug 22 (IANS) In a startling revelation, US-based cyber security firm FireEye said on Thursday that hackers broke into a leading India-based healthcare website, stealing 68 lakh records containing patient and doctor information.... Read more »

22 Texas towns hit by ransomware attacks

Aug 21 (IANS) At least 22 government agencies in the US state of Texas have been hit ransomeware hackers in what appears to be a coordinated cyberattack. The Texas Department of Information Resources... Read more »

India’s Chandrayaan-2 on course to Moon

Aug 20 (IANS) The Indian space agency on Tuesday completed successfully the crucial orbit manoeuvre and put the Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft into the lunar orbit. According to Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), the Lunar... Read more »

Redmi TV with 70-inch display to launch on August 29

Aug 19 (IANS) Xiaomi Founder, Chairman and CEO Lei Jun has confirmed that the first-ever Redmi TV with a huge 70-inch screen is all set to launch in China on August 29, news... Read more »

Custom Android UI is future of better experiences

Aug 18 (IANS) Originally intended to serve as an advanced operating system for digital cameras, Android OS has come a long way and its next iteration — Android Q is set to be... Read more »

Chandrayaan-2 enters Lunar Transfer Trajectory

Aug 14 (IANS) India’s spacecraft to the moon Chandrayaan-2 on Wednesday successfully entered the Lunar Transfer Trajectory (LTT) after its orbit was raised further, said Indian space agency. According to Indian Space Research... Read more »

Honor set to refresh X series with new camera tech in India

Aug 13 (IANS) Chinese smartphone major Huawei’s sub-brand Honor is set to refresh its mid-range X series in India soon and the company will introduce a new camera technology with the new iteration,... Read more »

Contacts on iPhones vulnerable to hack attack: Report

Aug 11 (IANS) Apple has never shied away from boasting about how secure its systems are, but researchers have found that contacts saved on iPhones are vulnerable to an SQLite hack attack which... Read more »

WhatsApp yet to fix flaws that allow messages manipulation

Aug 8 (IANS) Even as rumours on WhatsApp have been linked to dozens of deaths in India, the Facebook-owned messaging app is yet to address a security flaw pointed out a year ago... Read more »

Hackers love to see you on Wi-Fi, home or public

Aug 7 (IANS) Next time when you connect smartphone or a laptop to relatively secure home Wi-Fi, you might actually be surprised how easy it is to hack into your home Wi-Fi network,... Read more »

Chandrayaan-2 orbit successfully raised for fifth time

Chennai, Aug 6 (IANS) The Indian space agency on Tuesday successfully raised Chandrayaan-2’s orbit for fifth time at 3.04 p.m. According to Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), the orbit of Chandrayaan-2 was... Read more »

NASA’s Mars 2020 rover undergoes ‘eye’ test

Aug 6 (IANS) NASA’s latest robotic mission to the Red Planet, the Mars 2020 rover which has an armada of imaging capabilities from wide-angle landscape cameras to narrow-angle high-resolution zoom lens cameras, underwent... Read more »

Huawei’s foldable phone Mate X to hit shelves in Sept

Aug 5 (IANS) Chinese smartphone manufacturer Huawei’s foldable phone Mate X, which is expected to launch during Huawei Developer Conference in the coming days, is all set to go on sale from next... Read more »

How the hyperloop system works

 Aug 1 (IANS) Ever since SpaceX CEO Elon Musk proposed the idea of a hyperloop architecture in the summer of 2013, there has been a lot of interest in this mode of transportation... Read more »

MediaTek unveils ‘Helio G90’ series for gaming smartphones

July 30 (IANS) The Taiwanese chipmaker MediaTek on Tuesday launched Helio G90 and Helio G90T system-on-chips (SoCs) that are specifically designed for gaming phones. Helio G90 Series of chipsets combine the central processing... Read more »

Cisco joins Google to launch free public Wi-Fi in India

July 29 (IANS) In a bid to benefit millions of Internet users and connect the next billion users, global networking giant Cisco has teamed up with Google to roll out free, high-speed public... Read more »

400mn Indians now on WhatsApp, bad news for Paytm

July 26 (IANS) Facebook-owned WhatsApp which is planning to launch its peer-to-peer, UPI-based Pay service in India later this year has nearly 400 million users in the country — a bad news for... Read more »

Chandrayaan-2 successfully performs 2nd orbit raising task: ISRO

 July 26 (IANS) Indias second moon spacecraft Chandrayaan-2 put into earth orbit on July 22, on Friday successfully completed its second earth bound orbit raising maneuver, ISRO said. It was “performed successfully today... Read more »

WhatsApp Pay coming to India later this year: Global head

July 25 (IANS) Facebook-owned WhatsApp is all set to launch its peer-to-peer, UPI-based Pay service for over 300 million users — especially the small and medium businesses (SMBs) — in India sometimes later... Read more »

LinkedIn to migrate workload to Microsoft Azure

July 24 (IANS) LinkedIn, which has over 645 million members and 20 million jobs to trade for, is finally moving its entire workload to Microsoft Azure Cloud platform. Microsoft announced its $26.2 billion... Read more »