Tech

Indians unable to resist free WiFi despite security risks: Norton

By : CIOL Writers

People across the globe are unable to resist a strong, free Wi-Fi network and their online behaviors may be placing their personal information at risk, according to Norton by Symantec’s 2017 Norton Wi-Fi Risk Report. If we specifically talk about Indians,

More and more tech vendors indulging themselves in ‘AI washing’

BANGALORE, INDIA: Market hype and growing interest in artificial intelligence (AI) are pushing established software vendors to introduce AI into their product strategy, creating considerable confusion in the process. Analysts predict that by 2020, AI technologies will be virtually pervasive

GOQii using AI, image recognition to detect food and tell if you’re eating healthy

MUMBAI, INDIA: The preventive healthcare platform, GOQii has updated its app with new features GOQii Arena and GOQii Referee.  ‘Referee’ can automatically detect the food from the plate. All that the user has to do is take a picture of his food

MobiKwik partners Samsung Pay to enable one-tap payment solutions

By : CIOL Writers

MobiKwik has partnered Samsung Pay to make its payment solutions available on Samsung Pay app. The mobile wallet company has integrated its wallet into Samsung Pay Mini, a mobile payment platform focussed on Samsung’s budget and mid-range phones. MobiKwik’s mobile wallet will also be soon available to

Microsoft is bringing Skype for Business to BMW cars

By : CIOL Writers

Microsoft has announced that it is bringing Skype for Business to BMW cars that use iDrive system. Last year, BMW added Office 365 communications feature to its BMW 5 series and now it’s adding Skype to it infotainment features that will allow users

PC market may be still sinking but there is a ray of hope

By : CIOL Writers

Worldwide shipments of PCs may still be sinking but analysts believe that all’s not lost yet and the PC market may stabilize soon. Both Gartner and IDC have reported a decline in PC shipments at 4.3 percent and 3.3 percent year-over-year

What if Doctors ran alongside super-fast Athletes? Barefeet.

By : Pratima Harigunani

Pratima H VIENNA, AUSTRIA: Speed is into a spotlight – again. If some numbers are hinting

For the sake of VR: Oculus $200 standalone VR headset could be in the making

By : CIOL Writers

VR may not have taken off in a way many in the tech industry wanted or

Verizon data breach: 6M users’ data leaked online

By : CIOL Writers

Millions of Verizon customer data records have been leaked online, according to a ZDNet report. Reportedly, data of “as

Hyperloop One successfully completes its first test run

By : CIOL Writers

Hyperloop One has announced that on May 12th it successfully completed its first full-scale test run. The

Innovative solutions to Bangalore’s traffic woes emerge from Flipkart’s Gridlock hackathon

By : CIOL Writers

Bangalore’s traffic woes are world renowned, to say the least. India’s Silicon Valley may be producing

Toyota launches $100M VC fund to back AI startups

By : CIOL Writers

Toyota joins the long list of companies forming AI-focused venture capital funds that include names like

Intel eyeing AI, HPC, 5G workloads at datacenters with new Xeon Scalable processors

MUMBAI, INDIA: Intel today launched its new Xeon Scalable processors In India which expands its datacenter

Facebook slashes price of its Oculus Rift VR headset to $399 for limited period

By : CIOL Writers

Oculus, the virtual reality company owned by Facebook, is temporarily cutting down prices of its Rift

Tesla CEO Elon Musk unveils his latest possession, the Model 3

By : CIOL Writers

Elon Musk, the CEO of Tesla has finally got possession of the long-awaited mass market electric car

Citing consumer safety, DoT insists on installing GPS in every feature phone

By : CIOL Writers

The Department of Telecom(DoT) has made it compulsory to install Global Positioning System(GPS) in all mobile phones

A monitor without any cable clutter from AOC and Porsche

By : CIOL Writers

One of the biggest mess on anyone’s work table is the cable clutter that comes as a

Blocks- Google’s new VR art app that lets you create 3D models easily

By : CIOL Writers

In a bid to boost VR adoption, Google has developed Blocks, a VR app that lets

India ranked 25th in the UN Global Cyber Security Index 2017

By : CIOL Writers

In the wake of the recent cyber-attacks that left networks and businesses crippled globally, the case

Nokia and Xiaomi sign patent deal; to explore IoT, AI, and VR together

By : CIOL Writers

Nokia and Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi have signed a patent licensing agreement including a cross-license to