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Nobody messes with Modi, not even Sundar Pichai

By : CIOL Writers

If Congress Scion Rahul Gandhi has been asked to tender apology or face trial for calling RSS as Gandhi killer, how can you expect Google or its CEO Sundar Pichai to go scot free for enlisting Narendra Modi as one

Inching closer to Harry Potter’s invisibility cloak

By : CIOL Writers

Who wouldn’t want Harry Potter’s invisibility cloak from J.K Rowling’s bestseller? The Good news is that we are stepping closer to a similar thing in real life. In a breakthrough, researchers at Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) made an

UK may become the next data haven

By : CIOL Writers

Britain could become a “data haven” for online companies after Brexit, as The European Commission is considering introducing laws for online platforms such as Facebook and Amazon to control how they operate in Europe. The commission, which has plans to

Hackers use smartphones to steal $2.2mn from ATMs

By : CIOL Writers

It wasn’t a case of bank cards being hijacked, but merely a connected device like a smartphone that a few miscreant hackers used to trick a network of bank ATMs in Taiwan into spitting out $2.2 million. The crooks, who

Check out this high-tech golf cart from Mercedes-Benz

Mercedes-Benz has unveiled a high-tech golf cart with the looks of a sports car, three years after it asked fans to submit ideas for a “golf cart of the future.” The final product, designed by the automaker and its project

Softbank reportedly buying ARM for $32 billion

Japanese telecommunications and Internet giant, SoftBank Group is reportedly buying  UK-based chipmaker, ARM Holding, as per The New York Times report. The deal is not officially announced yet. ARM, which designs chips and parts of chips, has a market capitalization

Research finds climate around solar panels alters

By : CIOL Writers

According to a team of environmental scientists and ecologists from Lancaster University and the Centre for Ecology and Hydrology researching the impact of solar arrays on the environment, “with policies in dominant economies supporting solar energy, it is important that

What happened in Vegas? Simple: Cisco Live

LAS VEGAS: Ok, so this is what happened. A company so far almost synonymous with networking is

Twitter pursues more live streaming deals for sports

Twitter reportedly is in talks with the National Basketball Association(NBA), the Major League Soccer(MLS) and Turner

Apple, Microsoft say ‘no’ to Republican National Convention

By : CIOL Writers

Apple, Microsoft, HP and Ford are some of America’s biggest corporations that have decided to stay

14-year-old sues Snapchat over sexually explicit content

By : CIOL Writers

Why is it that Snapchat always finds itself on the wrong side of the law? Yet

London has the fastest possible mobile Internet speeds

By : CIOL Writers

India does have the right to celebrate growth in Internet usage in the country but our

Google launches under-sea cable link between the US and Japan

By : CIOL Writers

A 5,600-mile link between the US and Japan involving world’s highest-capacity undersea internet cable has been

Facebook’s new algorithm to prioritize friends and families

By : CIOL Writers

Facebook has announced that the platform will limit the posts in News Feeds from other Facebook

Apple wins patent on infra-red technology to stop fans filming gigs

By : CIOL Writers

Remember that last weekend’s music concert in the University grounds when you used your iPhone to

TRAI launching app to test internet speed and lodge feedback

By : CIOL Writers

The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India is all set to launch a mobile application, which will

Sony mobile phones to wind down its presence

By : CIOL Writers

Facing stiff competition in the smartphone segment in several markets the company has decided to curtail

Spotify and Apple lock horns over music subscription

By : CIOL Writers

Apple and digital music service app Spotify are heading for a showdown, as the latter accused

What could have been if technology wasn’t developed?

By : CIOL Writers

Do you believe technology has given you a better life? Think again! Imagine if Christopher Columbus

Man got married to his “smartphone”

By : Riddhi Sharma

Yes, you read it right, and no we have not missed out on any prepositions there.