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How pandemic changed whole delivery paradigm

IT experts reiterate the need for re-imagining the service delivery model to allow businesses to achieve their transformation objectives in the new no

The Hindu Businessline 28 Nov 2020 6:53 pm

NeGD working on chatbot interface for UMANG services

We will be able to reach out to many who dont know to read or write

The Hindu Businessline 28 Nov 2020 6:47 pm

Instagram Seen Blocking #Sikh Hashtag Yet Again for Some Users

Instagram seems to have blocked the #sikh hashtag on its platform. Some users have complained about the issue on Twitter. The new blocking comes just over five months aft

NDTV 28 Nov 2020 4:56 pm

Periodic table: Scientists propose new way of ordering the elements

The periodic table of the elements, principally created by the Russian chemist, Dmitry Mendeleev (1834-1907), celebrated its 150th anniversary last year. It would be hard

TNW 28 Nov 2020 4:30 pm

The universe is getting hotter as it gets older heres why

The cosmic web ribbons of gas and dust tying galaxies together are the largest structures in the Universe, and a new study shows they are growing hotter over time. Util

TNW 28 Nov 2020 2:30 pm

The best PDF editors for 2020

Our list of the best PDF editors features the best premium offerings and some of the most fully-featured free alternatives for editing PDF files there are.

Digital Trends 28 Nov 2020 1:06 am

Understand adversarial attacks by doing one yourself with this tool

In recent years, the media have been paying increasing attention toadversarial examples, input data such as images and audio that have been modified to manipulate the beh

TNW 27 Nov 2020 7:30 pm

Five VPN solutions you can score during this Black Friday sale

Scratch the surface on all of these Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals and what youll find underneath iseven more deals. For every discounted TV and cardigan and robot v

TNW 27 Nov 2020 7:30 pm

These 10 Black Friday deals might change your holiday gift-giving plans

TLDR: With hundreds of Black Friday deals floating around right now, these 10 are a handful you definitely should pass up. The holidays are the same every year. You go in

TNW 27 Nov 2020 7:00 pm

Programming language PHP 8 is out: This new JIT compiler points to better performance

A senior Google database expert loves the JIT compiler, but others doubt its worth and say it could be hard to maintain.

ZDNet 27 Nov 2020 5:26 pm

Google Chrome 87 Getting Chrome Actions Feature, to Allow Users to Type Commands in Address Bar

Google is gradually rolling out a new Chrome Actions feature to Google Chrome 87 that allows the user to type commands in the address bar that perform specific browser ac

NDTV 27 Nov 2020 4:50 pm

HP Pro c640 Chromebook, hands on: Slim and robust, but the display disappoints

With military-grade build quality, all-day battery life and up to a Core i7 processor, HP's Pro c640 Chromebook has plenty going for it, but the screen's lack of brightne

ZDNet 27 Nov 2020 4:48 pm

Facebook Cryptocurrency Libra to Launch as Early as January but Scaled Back: Report

Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency is reportedly readying to launch as early as January. The Geneva-based Libra Association that will issue and govern Libra plans to launch

NDTV 27 Nov 2020 4:46 pm

Peter Cochrane: The digitalisation mystery

The plethora of digitalisation events shows managers haven't been paying attention, says Professor Peter Cochrane I was just cold-called to see if I would be interested i

Computing 27 Nov 2020 4:33 pm

UK to create a new regulatory regime to curb the market power of Google and Facebook

New unit of the Competition and Markets Authority will be given powers to prevent tech platforms from driving out smaller rivals, government says The Competition and Mark

Computing 27 Nov 2020 3:59 pm

Sony to build PS5 inventory owing to unprecedented demand

PS5 launch was Sonys biggest console launch ever

The Hindu Businessline 27 Nov 2020 3:29 pm

Spike in cyberattacks on Indian vaccine makers and healthcare institutions: Report

Cyberattackers are increasingly targeting vaccine makers and healthcare institutions in India, according to a report by CyberPeace Foundation.As per r

The Hindu Businessline 27 Nov 2020 3:26 pm

The EUs fastest growing EV market is surprise! Latvia!

According to Latvian national news agency, LETA, the Baltic nation has logged the fastest growing rise in electric car sales among EU member states. Across the first thre

TNW 27 Nov 2020 2:53 pm

What the hell is the Pomodoro Technique and why is it good for productivity?

Ive been covering tech and business for years and I can confirm most people in these spaces, myself included, are obsessed with productivity particularly new shiny ways t

TNW 27 Nov 2020 2:07 pm

UK commits 250 million to diversify 5G equipment sources

New investment will include spending on 5G diversification, local fibre networks and Shared Rural Network 4G initiative, government says The UK government will spend 250

Computing 27 Nov 2020 1:52 pm

UK government lowers gigabit broadband target to 85 per cent by 2025

Rollback from 100 per cent coverage seen as a blow to rural areas The UK government's ambitious plan to get gigabit-speed broadband to every home by 2025 has been rolled

Computing 27 Nov 2020 11:49 am

Amazon Workers in Germany Go on Strike on Black Friday Over Pay, Working Conditions

Amazon workers in Germany started a three-day strike Thursday timed to disrupt the online retailer's Black Friday sales bonanza.

NDTV 27 Nov 2020 9:42 am

Square stock on fire: Jack Dorseys beard sets 3 share price records in 3 days

Square, the fintech stock led by Twitter billionaire and beard-of-the-people Jack Dorsey, is on fire. In the past three days, Squares share price has set three consecutiv

TNW 26 Nov 2020 10:39 pm

Were already living in an era of unlimited technology

Boris is the wise ol CEO of TNW who writes a weekly column on everything about being an entrepreneur in tech from managing stress to embracing awkwardness. You can get h

TNW 26 Nov 2020 9:35 pm

How to make Google your default search engine

Setting a default search engine can be tedious. Here is our quick and easy guide on how to set Google as your default search engine no matter your browser.

Digital Trends 26 Nov 2020 9:30 pm

How to enable hands-free voice search in Google Chrome

Chrome's hands-free voice search may be gone, but you can still do voice searches in it. And you can enable hands-free search on mobile. Here's how to do it.

Digital Trends 26 Nov 2020 8:30 pm

This AI tool generates your creepy lookalikes to trick facial recognition

If youre worried about facial recognition firms or stalkers mining your online photos,anew tool called Anonymizer could help you escape their clutches. The appwas created

TNW 26 Nov 2020 8:27 pm

Stop embarrassing yourself in Zoom calls use this app to check your face

At the start of lockdown, the horror stories did the rounds: shirtless man joins 200-person Zoom call! Woman forgets to turn off camera, and takes a dump in front of coll

TNW 26 Nov 2020 8:23 pm

Stop your search! Here are cool gifts for every budget

For many of us, this is going to be a festive season like no other. Maybe its the first Christmas we cant go home. Maybe we wont be able to catch-up with friends. Or visi

TNW 26 Nov 2020 7:56 pm

Before Black Friday, pick up these chargers and charging accessories at big savings

TLDR: These chargers and other accessories can help keep all your devices at full strength at all times. Holiday pro tip no. 23: Dont forget about the chargers. As tech i

TNW 26 Nov 2020 7:30 pm

Meeting todays remote worker service management challenges

Many of the tools you need can be downloaded for free, says Intel The need to support remote and homeworking has been good to cloud companies, with a rush to adopt flexib

Computing 26 Nov 2020 6:00 pm

Nearly half of UK police forces are using hybrid cloud

Police forces' hybrid cloud usage has more than doubled in the last 12 months A Freedom of Information (FoI) request from Citrix has shown that nearly half of police forc

Computing 26 Nov 2020 5:15 pm

How to set Google as your homepage

Google is the go-to search engine for nearly everyone on the planet. Here's how to set it as your browser homepage so you can browse the Web with ease.

Digital Trends 26 Nov 2020 4:30 pm

How CAPTCHAs could show if an algorithms getting closer to AGI

Creating machines that have the general problem-solving capabilities of human brains has been the holy grain of artificial intelligence scientists for decades. And despit

TNW 26 Nov 2020 4:30 pm

AWS outage hits company's own services

Sites like The Washington Post and Roku, as well as Amazons own services, were affected AWS - the backbone of many online services - experienced a major outage last night

Computing 26 Nov 2020 4:17 pm

3 reasons why batteries will power our future trucks, not hydrogen fuel cells

A prominent decarbonization researcher believes battery electric trucks will become the norm for low emissions road freight, as alternatives, like fuel cell vehicles, are

TNW 26 Nov 2020 3:53 pm

Why talent mobility should be the top of every corporate agenda in 2021

The combination of pent-up desire among employees for greater flexibility and intensifying competition for talent means talent mobility will become a critical priority fo

Computing 26 Nov 2020 3:52 pm

Google Pay Discontinuing Payments on Website, Introduces Transfer Fee in US

Google Pay is ditching its old app for Android and iOS devices and discontinuing support for payments on its website in the US. Google has also introduced a transfer fee

NDTV 26 Nov 2020 3:32 pm

YouTube tests new feature for adding video timestamp in comments

YouTube is working on a new feature that makes it easier for users to add a video timestamp while commenting on videos.We're testing out an easier wa

The Hindu Businessline 26 Nov 2020 3:23 pm

BSNL FTTH services are increasingly gaining acceptance

The company plans to increase the number of connections it provides to about 1 lakh

The Hindu Businessline 26 Nov 2020 2:48 pm

Indian companies aim to increase revenue from digital products and services to 50% : Microsoft-IDC report

Majority of organisations are accelerating the pace of digitalisation in response to the Covid-19 crisis

The Hindu Businessline 26 Nov 2020 2:29 pm

Its not just you work psychologist confirms COVID-19 made jobs suckier

The pandemic has seriously altered how we work. According to statistics published by the International Labour Organization (ILO) in September 2020, US$35 trillion (26 tri

TNW 26 Nov 2020 1:54 pm

Google Hangouts Group Video Calling Has Been Killed; Users Are Redirected to Meet

The group video calling option in Google Hangouts have become unavailable on the Android and the web version with the latest update. Users are being redirected to Google

NDTV 26 Nov 2020 1:19 pm

Majority of British employees believe their companies would prioritise business continuity over Covid safety

But 87 per cent of employees said their organisations have created new and better ways of working during the pandemic period, according to a ServiceNow study Over half of

Computing 26 Nov 2020 12:16 pm

Netflix, Apple rebuked by Vietnam over lack of tax payments

Vietnam introduced a cyber security law two years ago that requires all foreign businesses earning income from online activities in Vietnam to store their data in the cou

The Hindu 26 Nov 2020 12:04 pm

Steam Autumn Sale: FIFA 21, Death Stranding, Marvels Avengers, and More

FIFA 21, Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, Marvels Avengers, Death Stranding, Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout, Star Wars: Squadrons, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, Red Dead Redemptio

NDTV 26 Nov 2020 11:07 am

Tech Giants May Face Fines or Be Forced to Break Up if They Breach New Rules: EU Digital Chief Thierry Breton

Tech giants that break new EU rules aimed at curbing their powers could face fines, be ordered to change their practices, or even be forced to break up their European bus

NDTV 26 Nov 2020 10:10 am

The Spurcycle bike bell is so nice, it might just be worth paying $49 for

Do you need a $49bike bell? Probably not. Do I regret testing the Spurcycle bike bell, said $49 trinket? Absolutely not. I get that to some people, the idea of spending h

TNW 26 Nov 2020 4:39 am

Nine Virtual Event Platforms for Any Size Enterprise

eWEEK TOP COMPANIES: The worldwide COVID-19 pandemic has really torn open the online event and conferencing business. Many new and older providers are finding they have a

EWeek 26 Nov 2020 2:07 am

Researchers taught AI how to judge a video game by its cover

Have you ever seen the promo art or box cover for a video game and thought what the hell is this even about? Well, wonder no more. A pair of researchers have combined cut

TNW 26 Nov 2020 2:02 am

Your best 5 TV streaming device choices for 2020

Roku is still your best choice, but there are other streaming gadgets out there giving it a run for your money. Here are your best choices.

ZDNet 26 Nov 2020 1:21 am

YouTube is testing AI-generated video chapters

YouTubes video chapters could soon get a time-saving AI upgrade. The streaming giant recently started testing using machine learning to automatically add chapters to vide

TNW 25 Nov 2020 10:50 pm

Blender for Windows 2.91

Blender has proven to be an extremely fast and versatile design instrument. The software has a personal touch, offering a unique approach to the world of Three Dimensions

File Forum 25 Nov 2020 10:34 pm

Blender for Mac OS X 2.91

Blender has proven to be an extremely fast and versatile design instrument. The software has a personal touch, offering a unique approach to the world of Three Dimensions

File Forum 25 Nov 2020 10:34 pm

K-Lite Codec Pack Mega 15.8.8

K-Lite Codec Pack is a collection of components needed for audio and video playback in DirectShow players such as Windows Media Player, Media Center, and Media Player Cla

File Forum 25 Nov 2020 10:31 pm

WinDefThreatsView 1.11

WinDefThreatsView displays the list of all threats detected by Windows Defender and allows you to set the default action for the selected threats. You can use this tool o

File Forum 25 Nov 2020 10:26 pm

qBittorrent for Windows 4.3.1

qBittorrent is an advanced and multi-platform BitTorrent client with a nice Qt4 user interface as well as a Web UI for remote control and an integrated search engine. qBi

File Forum 25 Nov 2020 10:21 pm

qBittorrent for Mac OS X 4.3.1

qBittorrent is an advanced and multi-platform BitTorrent client with a nice Qt4 user interface as well as a Web UI for remote control and an integrated search engine. qBi

File Forum 25 Nov 2020 10:21 pm


BootRacer is a Windows boot speed meter. Race your Windows boot using BootRacer and look at the result boot rating. If your rating is not good or an excellent, you need s

File Forum 25 Nov 2020 10:10 pm

The COVID-19 vaccine was developed in less than a year and thats totally fine

Im a clinical trials geek. I keep hearing people talk about the seven to ten years it takes to make a vaccine and how dangerous speeding this up might be. The word that k

TNW 25 Nov 2020 9:30 pm

The best password managers for 2020

The internet can be a scary place, especially without a proper password manager. We put together a list of the best password managers you can get right now.

Digital Trends 25 Nov 2020 9:17 pm

How do you design an underwater scooter? Easy, start with a drone

One of the best parts about the modern world is how once-futuristic technology is now available to pretty much anyone. Take for example, an underwater scooter. This is th

TNW 25 Nov 2020 8:00 pm

A Mars megaflood may be evidence of ancient waterways and maybe life

Long ago, when our solar system was young, Mars was a world teeming with water. Researchers at Cornell University have now found evidence of an ancient massive megaflood

TNW 25 Nov 2020 7:30 pm

With more than 150 hours of training, this web developer bootcamp package could mean a new career

TLDR: The Complete Web Developer Coding Bundle includes 14 courses and more than 150 hours of instruction that can help turn you into a full-stock web coding professional

TNW 25 Nov 2020 7:30 pm

Subsidies for plug-in hybrids should be cut, say climate campaigners

Government subsidies to encourage people to switch to greener forms of transport are nothing new. Theyve proven to be popular and effective, but climate campaigners are n

TNW 25 Nov 2020 6:43 pm

7 digital health trends that will dominate the globe in 2021

Digital health has the potential to vastly improve healthcare services, but up until recently, it hasnt been much of a priority for investors. If anything positive has ri

TNW 25 Nov 2020 6:22 pm

NSE Warned Future Retail of Action Over Disclosures on Amazon Dispute, Emails Reveal

National Stock Exchange (NSE) had warned Future Retail of regulatory action for not making timely market disclosures about efforts by Amazon to block its deal with Relian

NDTV 25 Nov 2020 5:29 pm

Apple security chief inducted for alleged bribery

Thomas Moyer offered 200 free iPads to officers in exchange for special gun permits for Apple employees Thomas Moyer, Apple's head of global security, and two members of

Computing 25 Nov 2020 5:11 pm

Musk boasts his Semi will have a 621-mile range and a 40-ton payload capacity

In typical fashion, Tesla figurehead Elon Musk has boasted about the range of the EV companys planned semi-articulated electric truck. According to a report by Electrek,

TNW 25 Nov 2020 4:36 pm

How mimicking asteroid collisions can make diamonds in minutes

In nature, diamonds form deep in the Earth over billions of years. This process requires environments with exceptionally high pressure and temperatures exceeding 1,000. O

TNW 25 Nov 2020 4:30 pm

Googles Verse by Verse can help you write poetry

Users can choose up to three poets from a list of popular poets including Emily Dickinson, Walt Whitman, Edgar Allen Poe, Robert Frost, and others.

The Hindu 25 Nov 2020 2:37 pm

The Expanse Season 6: Amazon Prime Video Renews Sci-Fi Series for Final Season

The Expanse has been renewed for season 6 that will also be its final season, Amazon Prime Video has announced. The Expanse season 6 wont feature cast member Cas Anvar, a

NDTV 25 Nov 2020 1:00 pm

Britain warns tech firms over risks of China expansion

Under a new law put forward separately on Tuesday, telecoms companies could be fined up to 10% of turnover or 100,000 pounds a day if they contravene a ban on using equip

The Hindu 25 Nov 2020 12:38 pm

Google, Disney team up to bring The Mandalorian to AR

The app is available on the Play Store for 5G Google Pixels and other select 5G Android phones.

The Hindu 25 Nov 2020 12:33 pm

How to Avoid Impediments to Migrating Critical Apps to the Cloud

eWEEK DATA POINTS: As IT teams under pressure to meet stringent service-level agreements look to migrate apps to the public cloud, many are running into unexpected challe

EWeek 25 Nov 2020 12:33 pm

Twitter plans to relaunch verification programme next year

Twitter said it paused public submissions for verification in 2017 after hearing feedback that the program felt arbitrary and confusing to many people.

The Hindu 25 Nov 2020 12:30 pm

WhiteHat Jr Exposed Data of Over 2.8 Lakh Students, Teachers Due to Multiple Vulnerabilities: Report

WhiteHat Jr, a popular online coding platform for young kids, exposed personal data of over 2.8 lakh students and teachers due to multiple vulnerabilities that existed in

NDTV 25 Nov 2020 12:23 pm

$271 bn consumer spending to shift from cash to cards,digital payments by 2023 in India:Accenture

The report is based on a survey of 120 payments executives at banks globally regarding the transformation of their payments business

The Hindu 25 Nov 2020 12:13 pm

Pinterest tests attending online classes via Zoom: Report

Creators can share and organise class materials, notes via Pinterests class boards

The Hindu Businessline 25 Nov 2020 11:52 am

Google adds Office editing support for Docs, Sheets and Slides on iOS

To streamline workflows by reducing the need to convert file types

The Hindu Businessline 25 Nov 2020 10:46 am

Twitter plans to relaunch verification in 2021

Identifies six types of accounts that can be eligible for verification

The Hindu Businessline 25 Nov 2020 10:28 am

Amazon Offers Up to $3,000 Signing Bonus for New Holiday Hires at US Facilities

Amazon is offering signing bonuses of up to $3,000 (roughly Rs. 2.2 lakhs) at certain facilities in the US as it ramps up hiring for the busy holiday season.

NDTV 25 Nov 2020 10:22 am

YouTube Bans One America News Network From Posting New Videos for a Week Due to COVID-19 Rule Violation

YouTube said it had barred the right-wing outlet One America News Network from posting new videos for a week after it broke the site's rules against content that claims t

NDTV 25 Nov 2020 10:14 am

Twitter to show suggested Topic Tweets on users home timeline

Twitter launched Topics for users in India last month.

The Hindu Businessline 25 Nov 2020 9:58 am

ZTE Petition to Reconsider US National Security Threat Designation Rejected by FCC

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) said it had rejected a petition from ZTE asking the agency to reconsider its decision designating the Chinese company as a US

NDTV 25 Nov 2020 9:54 am

Snapchat is ripping off TikTok the cycle is now complete

As surely as the student succeeds the master, the cannibalized social media service shall, in turn, cannibalize another. Its the axiom of social survival in theongoing ba

TNW 25 Nov 2020 6:50 am

DoNotPay, the AI lawyer for your inbox, now lets you report businesses for tax fraud

Heres a cool one: DoNotPay, the legalese-trained email crawler that scours your inbox for ways to save you money (or earn you payouts from class action lawsuits), now hel

TNW 25 Nov 2020 5:18 am

Ableist capitalist individualism

Coronavirus in Context is a weekly newsletter where webring you facts that matter aboutthe COVID-19 pandemic and the technology trying to stop its spread. You can subscri

TNW 25 Nov 2020 2:55 am

Protect your privacy with the best cheap VPN deals for November 2020

Online security is as important in 2020. Weve gathered up a selection of the best VPN deals you can find.

Digital Trends 25 Nov 2020 2:11 am

PDFMate Free PDF Converter 1.9.0

PDFMate Free PDF Converter is a free but powerful 6-in-1 PDF tool: PDF to Word Converter + PDF to Text Converter + PDF to EPUB Converter + PDF to Image Converter + PDF to

File Forum 24 Nov 2020 10:28 pm