Friday, December 01, 2023
  • Crackdown of porn in China

    China intensifies crackdown on websites for spreading porn

    World | April 30, 2016 8:37 IST

    Beijing: In a nationwide crackdown, a group of internet video player service providers have been investigated and punished for allegedly spreading pornography in China, the anti-porn authority has said. The campaign, which runs from

  • smartphone

    Mobile internet services suspended in Kashmir

    April 14, 2016 10:29 IST

    Srinagar: Mobile internet services were on Thursday suspended in Kashmir to check spreading of rumours by anti-social elements, officials said. Although service providers remained tight-lipped about suspension of the mobile internet services, a senio

  • ecommerce

    Online shopping top reason for accessing internet: Survey

    April 13, 2016 11:08 IST

    New Delhi: Online shopping is the top reason for Indians to access internet followed by social networking, said a joint survey by American Express and Nielsen on Tuesday aimed at gaining consumer insights on online

  • bsnl

    BSNL Testing Wi-Fi Technology to Connect 1 Lakh Panchayats in a Year

    April 11, 2016 13:29 IST

    New Delhi: As the government's rural broadband project is facing long delays, telecom PSU BSNL is testing an alternative Wi-Fi-based network to connect about 1 lakh village panchayats in a year with high-speed Internet. "The

  • airtel 4g

    Airtel introduces free 2GB trial offer to strengthen its 4G uptake

    March 28, 2016 18:50 IST

    New Delhi: Bharti Airtel is offering free 4G hotspot device for trial to its subscribers with door step delivery. This initiative is aimed to increase the uptake of its 4G services. The move is

  • cyber attack

    FireEye launches services to cut cyber attacks risk

    March 28, 2016 18:42 IST

    New Delhi: US-based network security company FireEye on Monday launched the "Mandiant Red Team Operations" -- a set of objectives-based assessments that conduct no-holds-barred attacks on organisations to highlight weakness in systems or procedures a

  • internet

    Indian internet speed is lowest in Asia: Report

    March 26, 2016 13:01 IST

    New Delhi: The global average internet connection speed increased 23 percent to 5.6 Mbps in the quarter ended December 2015 compared to the same period of 2014, a report said on Wednesday. The report "Fourth

  • Internet

    Internet of Things to connect millions in rural India to mainstream

    March 24, 2016 18:12 IST

    Internet of Things to connect millions in rural India to mainstream

  • internet

    Agartala becomes India's third Internet gateway

    March 23, 2016 12:14 IST

    New Delhi: Agartala on Wednesday became India's third Internet gateway after Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Bangladeshi Premier Sheikh Hasina inaugurated an Internet connectivity project between the two South Asian neighbours. "Leasing of internati

  • Alibaba

    Alibaba to unveil first internet car in April

    March 22, 2016 13:53 IST

    Beijing: Alibaba,China’s largest e-commerce company, is preparing to unveil its first internet-connected smart car in April, the People's Daily reported on Tuesday. According to the company's chief technology officer Wang Jian, internet character is

  • vodafone

    Vodafone’s popular mascot Cheeka the pug is back with SuperNet 4G

    March 14, 2016 19:12 IST

    New Delhi: Vodafone has announced its SuperNet plan with a promise of seamless network experience to let the customers remain connected all the time. It has also launched a new campaign that has brought back

  • 10 simple ways to reduce your mobile data usage

    10 simple ways to reduce your mobile data usage

    March 02, 2016 23:53 IST

    New Delhi: Smartphones today have moved ahead of just being the device to keep in touch with friends and family. We widely use smartphones for internet connectivity, but what causes us trouble are the expensive

  • british origin muslim girls being forced to marry via

    British-origin Muslim girls being forced to marry via internet

    World | February 29, 2016 22:17 IST

    London: Minor girls in UK including few as young as 11 years are being forced to marry men on internet living in other countries.Forceful marriages are already banned in the UK but in some parts

  • google s project loon to provide internet access in remote

    Google's 'project loon' to provide internet access in remote areas: Reports

    February 16, 2016 19:07 IST

    New York: Google's ambitious project to deliver internet to remote parts of the world using high-flying balloons has survived a brutal development phase and will enter the testing mode later this year, media reported on

  • facebook developing novel technology for better

    Facebook developing novel technology for better access

    February 11, 2016 16:34 IST

    New York: Social networking giant Facebook is developing a novel technology for to better serve internet access for the rural populations globally, a media report said.Patent records obtained by The Verge show that the

  • google rolls out features to protect online users

    Google rolls out features to protect online users

    February 11, 2016 10:40 IST

    New Delhi: Google India, the internet giant said on Wednesday that internet users in India today are more conscious about their online safety, as it rolled out several new features and resources designed to protect

  • hcl to launch internet of things incubation centre in us

    HCL to launch Internet of Things incubation centre in US

    February 08, 2016 18:21 IST

    New Delhi: HCL Technologies on Monday announced the launch of an Internet of Things (IoT) incubation centre in the US city of Redmond, with an aim to leverage Microsoft Azure IoT Suite to accelerate enterprise

  • get a netflix connection to boost your love life

    Get a Netflix connection to boost your love life

    February 08, 2016 14:30 IST

    New York:  Have you got on-demand video streaming service Netflix connection yet? If not than get one fast as watching uninterrupted favourite TV programmes can not only help you find your soul mate but also

  • online cognitive therapy may help people with mental

    Online cognitive therapy may help people with mental disorders

    Lifestyle | February 08, 2016 12:07 IST

    London: Internet based cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) - a talk therapy - may prove to be effective with individuals affected by a mental disorder, a new study has found.Body dysmorphic disorder (BDD) causes a person

  • india to log 371 million mobile internet users by june 2016

    India to log 371 million mobile internet users by June 2016: Report

    February 03, 2016 23:06 IST

    New Delhi: The total number of mobile internet users in India is estimated to reach the 371 million mark by June 2016, primarily on account of rapid adoption by rural India, a report released here