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Biggest science and tech predictions for the coming decade

By : CIOL Writers

My six year old nephew talks about robots and gadgets like a pro. Even at this age he has an idea about VR and AR and often talks about computer intelligence and machine learning. Technology has changed everything around us.

Catch live updates from Olympics on Snapchat

By : CIOL Writers

Snapchat, whose bread and butter, relies on live event coverage, is creating headlines with its first-of-its-kind tie-up with NBCUniversal. Snapchat will create a dedicated channel within the app that will feature content from the Olympics including daily “live stories” from

How OTP is helping the app economy?

Sandeep Ganguly Smartphones were invented to make our lives easier. We use these devices for multiple purposes like making calls, sending messages, social networking, playing games, listening to music, etc. Your smartphone is also likely to contain your personal photographs,

Social Media Stands up against Racist Sports Transformation Post

By : CIOL Writers

Not many people knew about Matthew Theunissen some time back. But the 26-year-old who allegedly lives in Cape Town and currently works in water resource management as per his CV is presently one of the hottest trend on social media

Tech: NYC to lobby for New York Tech Companies

By : CIOL Writers

Tech:NYC is a new advocacy group for tech companies in New York City. The non-profit member organization which is co-chaired by investor Fred Wilson and AOL CEO Tim Armstrong says that its main objective is to represent New York City’s

Starbucks Coffee coming to your smartphone

By : CIOL Writers

Starbucks is all set to make the coffee sipping experience more special, by allowing users to order and pay using mobile phones. The service would be first for India and Starbucks is expecting bumper response once the app is launched

Singapore tech-enterprises aiming TiE for fundraising

By : CIOL Writers

Singapore’s tech-heavy weights,will be represented by an 11-member delegation, led by state-owned trade promoter International Enterprise Singapore, to explore market specific product development opportunities and funding from some 4,600 delegates expected at The Indus Entrepreneurs convention (TIEcon) to be held

Social Media Round up

By : CIOL Writers

FACEBOOK TO HAVE DISAPPEARING MESSAGES Following in the footsteps of Snapchat, Telegram andWeChat, Facebook may soon bring ephemeral messaging concept to its messenger app. As per a screenshot posted by Twitter user iOSApp Changes, the Facebook Messenger for iOS version

Highest-Paid Tech CEOs In The US

By : CIOL Writers

Standing at the helm of biggest tech companies of the world isn’t easy. But then their role, responsibilities and work is highly remunerated as well. Through Equilar ‘200 highest-paid CEO rankings’ we bring to you highest-paid tech CEOs at public

The Future of Apps is Apps

By : CIOL Writers

According to the Yahoo’s Flurry analytics, 90 percent of consumers’ mobile time is spent in apps, that’s why many e-commerce companies are switching towards mobile app development. However, some major problems with app ecosystem are not letting few companies to

Accidental Innovation: a battery that lasts forever

By : CIOL Writers

When innovations go public, we often think about the years, energy, and efforts that went into its making. What if I say, that sometimes our ponderings go all in vain. Not all innovations and inventions have years of hard work

Australian tech entrepreneur Craig Wright is the Bitcoin Creator

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Australian tech entrepreneur Craig Wright has publicly identified himself as Bitcoin creator,ending years of speculation about a person who until now has gone by the name of Satoshi Nakamoto, according to a report in BBC. Wright said in a blog

Say No to Luggage Woes with Delta Airlines RFID technology

By : CIOL Writers

I am a frequent flyer but thankfully have never experienced the frustration of losing my luggage at the airport. But not everyone is lucky. There have been a couple of times when I saw people howling and seeking help at

Goodfellow: Genius behind PIN Technology

By : CIOL Writers

Marking fifty years of his revolutionary invention, James Goodfellow, the man behind personal identification number (PIN) technology, which allows people to withdraw cash from bank machines, says his invention was not a cash-cow for him. But the Scot has “no

Can banks ward off fintech challenge with a startup mentality?

Balwant C Surti In recent years, the Bank, that grand edifice of solidity and security from days past, has come under threat from sources ranging from regulators to customers to fraudsters to legacy technology. And today, it stands on the

empoWer: Accelerator program for women entrepreneurs

MUMBAI, INDIA: Mumbai based technology startup accelerator, Zone Startups India is launching a 6-week accelerator program – “empoWer” targeting the Women Entrepreneurs building technology ventures. 15 Women Entrepreneurs (or co-founders) will be shortlisted for the 6-week bespoke program. The program

Tech This Week: Why did the Apple Fall?

INDIA: It was once-in-13-years news but yes, iPhone sales showed a slump – something that was instrumental

Dating in the times of Technology

By : CIOL Writers

‘Love in the times of technology’ has led to heated and often nasty discussions in my

Have you met these Indian Super Hero Aunties?

By : Riddhi Sharma

UK based artist Kully Rehal deeply understands immigrant’s travails. Her own “traditional Desi parents” belonged to

imDown: Redefining video storytelling for Gen X

By : CIOL Writers

This is mobile-first world. Be it company or the content, it has to have mobility factor