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  1. Telecom department closely watching impact of 18% GST on the sector: Manoj Sinha

    Sify.com - Technology 05.25 / 10:24 sify.com
    New Delhi -The telecom department is closely watching the impact of the proposed 18 per cent Goods and Services Tax (GST) on the industry, Communications Minister Manoj Sinha said here on Thursday."The sector was already paying 15 per cent tax. So there will be a difference of 3 per cent. We are looking at it. The telecom operators are planning to meet the GST Council," Sinha told reporters.He was addressing media on the completion of the present National Democratic Alliance government's…
  2. Nearly 3/4th of Internet of Things projects are failing: Cisco

    While Internet of Things (IoT) ecosystem is gaining momentum globally, a new survey has found that enterprises did not consider nearly a third of all the completed projects a success and plenty of things can be done to get more projects out of pilot. The study, conducted by Global networking giant Cisco, shows that 60 per …
  3. UK union begins battle for workers’ rights at Deliveroo

    Thestar.com.my - Technology 05.25 / 09:51 thestar.com.my
    A British union started a legal battle to secure rights such as the minimum wage and holiday pay for people working for food courier firm Deliveroo, the latest attempt to regulate the so-called gig…
  4. Alphabet machine beats world’s top Go player in a victory for AI

    Thestar.com.my - Technology 05.25 / 09:51 thestar.com.my
    A machine built by Alphabet Inc has officially defeated the world’s top-ranked player of the ancient board-game Go, a decisive demonstration of artificial intelligence’s ability to master some of the most complex human end…
  5. How one industry player is supporting Digital Malaysia: exclusive

    Computerworld.com.my - Technology 05.25 / 09:50 computerworld.com.my
    While government agencies such as MDEC, MIMOS, CyberSecurity Malaysia, NanoMalaysia and others, have stepped up their role as catalysts, it is the industry sector that holds many of the key cards to boost the Digital…
  6. AlphaGo clinches series win over Chinese Go master

    Www2.bangkokpost.com - Technology 05.25 / 09:28 www2.bangkokpost.com
    SHANGHAI -- Google's artificial intelligence programme, AlphaGo, beat Chinese Go master Ke Jie for a second time on Thursday, taking an unassailable 2-0 lead in a best of three series meant to test the limits of computers in taking on humans at complex…
  7. Today at Apple: Get creative with new tech program

    Buro247.com - Technology 05.25 / 09:27 buro247.com
    Jump on the fast track to being an Apple pro with the brand's newest in-store project. Buro 24/7 Middle East has the…
  8. BSNL launches satellite phone service

    The Minister of State for Communications (IC), Manoj Sinha today launches BSNL’s satellite phone service that will be offered to government agencies in phase one and later opened for others in phased manner. Manoj Sinha has also launched Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Telecom Skill Excellence Award Scheme and Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Sanchar Kaushal Vikas […
  1. How Healthy Cells Nip Cancer In The Bud

    Asianscientist.com - Science 05.25 / 09:43 asianscientist.com
    Healthy neighbors surrounding a pre-cancerous cell cause changes in its metabolism, ultimately forcing it out of the epithelial…
  2. Scientists Trace The Development Of New Immune Cell Type

    Asianscientist.com - Science 05.25 / 09:07 asianscientist.com
    In a comprehensive analysis of the complete dendritic cell lineage, researchers have identified a new type of immune cell that can be targeted for developing vaccines and…
  3. The Molecular Mechanisms Of Thyroid Disease

    Asianscientist.com - Science 05.25 / 09:07 asianscientist.com
    Blocking VEGF-A or its receptor could help prevent the remodelling of the thyroid gland associated with thyroid disease, scientists…
  4. NASA moves up launch of mission to metal asteroid

    Financialexpress.com - Science 05.25 / 07:53 financialexpress.com
    "Psyche, NASA's Discovery Mission to a unique metal asteroid, has been moved up one year with a launch in the summer of 2022, and with a planned arrival at the main belt asteroid in 2026 four years earlier than the original timeline," the US space agency said in a statement on Wednesday. The post NASA moves up launch of mission to metal asteroid appeared first on The Financial …
  5. Here are 7 Tips & Tricks to Boost Your Wi-Fi Signals

    Isn’t it ironic how our fascination with ridding the world of wires has risen at the same pace as our desire for remaining connected? We’ve got Wi-Fi to thank for this. Wi-Fi has probably been one of the greatest inventions in the field of networking, paving the way for a new kind of connectivity. If [...] The post Here are 7 Tips & Tricks to Boost Your Wi-Fi Signals appeared first on PKK…
  6. MAP technology helps keep litchi fresh for month

    English.vietnamnet.vn - Science 05.25 / 03:11 english.vietnamnet.vn
    Dr. Pham Thi Thu Ha and her colleagues have successfully developed a process of preserving litchis for over one month with MAP (modified atmosphere packaging)…
  7. The LHC collides ions at new record energy

    Sify.com - Science 05.24 / 23:55 sify.com
    Geneva, Nov 25 (IBNS) After the successful restart of the Large Hadron Collider and its first months of data taking with proton collisions at a new energy frontier, the LHC is moving to a new phase, with the first lead-ion collisions of season 2 at an energy about twice as high as that of any previous collider experiment.Following a period of intense activity to re-configure the LHC and its chain of accelerators for heavy ion beams, CERNs accelerator specialists put the beams into…
  8. India's GSAT-15 communication satellite launched successfully

    Sify.com - Science 05.24 / 23:55 sify.com
    New Delhi, Nov 11 (IBNS) GSAT-15, India’s latest communications satellite, was launched successfully by the European Ariane 5 VA-227 launch Vehicle in the early morning hours of Wednesday, officials said.The 3164 kg GSAT-15 carries communication transponders in Ku-band as well as a GPS Aided GEO Augmented Navigation (GAGAN) payload operating in L1 and L5 bands. After a smooth countdown lasting 11 hours and 30 minutes, the Ariane 5 launch vehicle lifted off right on schedule at 0304 hrs (…
  1. Now, You Can Search Instagram Stories by Location & Hashtags; Post Archive Option Coming Soon

    Trak.in - Internet 05.25 / 05:38 trak.in
    Instagram’s story feature has become very famous in the last six months, and it has become an advanced version of Snapchat now. The company recently announced photo filters and stickers like those in Snapchat, to make the experience more engaging. Earlier, Instagram allowed you to tag someone in a story, using @ and then the […] The post Now, You Can Search Instagram Stories by Location & Hashtags; Post Archive Option Coming Soon first appeared on Trak.in . Trak.in Mobile Apps: A…
  2. All that pirated music on YouTube actually helps the music industry, says Google

    Tech.thaivisa.com - Internet 05.25 / 01:27 tech.thaivisa.com
    YouTube have been getting increasingly frustrated by criticism suggesting that they were destroying the music industry and Google even commission a study to find out the truth. YouTube has started the career of thousands of vloggers who just uploads clips and make, in some cases fortunes but artists such as a Katy Perry have long since [...] The post All that pirated music on YouTube actually helps the music industry, says Google appeared first on Thai Tech by …
  3. Bitcoin soars above $2,400 to all-time high

    Tech.thaivisa.com - Internet 05.25 / 00:45 tech.thaivisa.com
    REUTERS – Digital currency bitcoin hit a fresh record high on Wednesday, surging above $2,400, as demand for crypto-assets soared with the creation of new tokens to raise funding for start-ups using blockchain technology. Blockchain, the underlying technology behind bitcoin, is a financial ledger maintained by a network of computers that can track the movement [...] The post Bitcoin soars above $2,400 to all-time high appeared first on Thai Tech by…
  4. Razorpay partners with Telegram for chatbot payments

    Razorpay co-founder Shashank Kumar said this was the first of its kind integration for a payments company in India with a…
  5. 'Rapid digitisation making India favourite cyber attack target'

    According to the researchers, "EternalRocks" exploited the same vulnerability in Windows that helped 'WannaCry' spread to…
  6. Apart from online shopping trend, Google is also watching your offline activity

    The offline tracking of most credit and debit card transactions will help Google to automatically inform merchants when their digital ads translate into…
  7. Google develops tools to power up its advertising model

    Every day Google Analytics processes half a trillion digital moments. As an AI first company, we are helping advertisers make sense of this to create ad platforms, said…
  1. Zlatan steals the show in Man Utd’s Europa Celebrations

    Newsmobile.asia - Gadgets 05.25 / 09:09 newsmobile.asia
    Zlatan Ibrahimovic, the injured Man Utd star was more than present at the Europa League Final in Stockholm. He entered the arena just the way he likes to do things… Zlatan Style. Man Utd secured a well-deserved victory, all thanks to Paul Pogba deflected shot and Mkhitaryan’s hook from the corner. But it was Zlatan who …
  2. Android Pay is Coming to India This Year! Google Starts Testing UPI on Its App

    Trak.in - Gadgets 05.25 / 08:19 trak.in
    Google Android Pay recently got expanded to five new countries, including Brazil and Russia. India has become an attractive destination for companies to launch digital wallets, and now Android Pay is coming to India this year. Samsung Pay got launched only a couple of months back, which will make India a more mature market to […] The post Android Pay is Coming to India This Year! Google Starts Testing UPI on Its App first appeared on Trak.in . Trak.in Mobile Apps: Android |…
  3. Google’s Alpha Go beats Chinese master to clinch series win in second match

    Newsmobile.asia - Gadgets 05.25 / 07:45 newsmobile.asia
    Google’s artificial intelligence program, AlphaGo, beat Chinese Go master Ke Jie for a second time on Thursday. The AI has now secured a series win, with a lead of 2-0, in a best of three series meant to test the capabilities of AI programs in competing against humans. This is AlphaGo’s second victory against a…
  4. Suicide bombers strike Indonesia; President orders thorough investigation

    Newsmobile.asia - Gadgets 05.25 / 07:45 newsmobile.asia
    Indonesia’s president, Joko “Jokowi” Widodo, has ordered a thorough investigation of the network behind two suicide bombings that targeted police in the capital and killed three police officers. President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo offered deep condolences for the victims and their families. The twin bombings on Wednesday night also injured five other police officers and five…
  5. Don’t blame airline mergers for travel delays

    Newsmobile.asia - Gadgets 05.25 / 06:20 newsmobile.asia
    Lost bags, flight delays, and reservation headaches are often blamed on airline mergers and the perceived inefficiencies in consolidation. However, a recent study on effect of airline mergers on on-time performance may change your opinion. The analysis of 15 years of U.S. Department of Transportation statistics found that airline consolidation has had little negative impact…
  6. How effective is your sunscreen?

    Newsmobile.asia - Gadgets 05.25 / 05:44 newsmobile.asia
    Sunscreen is of utmost importance to protect your skin from the harmful rays of the sun. With a whole myriad of advertisements flashing on the screens on a daily basis, consumers struggle to choose which products are the safest. A new report released by the Environmental Working Group claims that 73% of the 880 sunscreens…
  7. Pogba, Mkhitaryan lead Man Utd to emotional Europa League triumph

    Newsmobile.asia - Gadgets 05.25 / 05:44 newsmobile.asia
    Stockholm: Manchester United on Wednesday evening defeated Ajax 2-0 in Stockholm courtesy goals from Paul Pogba and Henrikh Mkhitaryan to win the Europa League, thus confirming their qualification for the Champions League next season. The victory comes after a terror attack at Ariana Grande’s concert at the Manchester Arena on Monday which claimed 22 lives…
  8. Rolls-Royce unveils Dawn Mayfair Edition; a one-of-one ‘special’ bespoke model

    Newsmobile.asia - Gadgets 05.25 / 05:02 newsmobile.asia
    There are cars, and here it is Rolls Royce the all new definition of luxury cars. To all the auto enthusiasts Rolls Royce is all set to come up with Dawn Mayfair Edition. The Dawn Mayfair edition is as unique as it gets because it’s a one-off model commissioned by a UK dealer group, H.R. Owen, to celebrate [&…
  1. Ashok Leyland posts fourth-quarter net profit as vehicle sales grow

    Sify.com - Auto 05.25 / 10:24 sify.com
    REUTERS - Ashok Leyland posted a net profit in the fourth quarter against a net loss in the same period last year, as the truck maker sold more medium and heavy commercial vehicles. Net profit stood at 4.76 billion rupees ($73.72 million) in the quarter ended March 31, compared with a loss of 1.41 billion rupees, the company said on Thursday. (http://bit.ly/2rTyHuv) Analysts on average estimated the company, which is majority-owned by the U.K.-based Hinduja Group, to post a profit of…
  2. BRIEF-India's Ashok Leyland posts March-qtr profit

    Sify.com - Auto 05.25 / 10:24 sify.com
    May 25 (Reuters) - Ashok Leyland Ltd * March quarter profit 4.76 billion rupees * Consensus forecast for March quarter profit was 4.34billion rupees * March quarter total income 70.98 billion rupees * Loss in March quarter last year was 1.41 billion rupees asper Ind-AS; total income was 62.59 billion rupees * Recommended final dividend of 1.56 rupees per share * Says Q4 total MHCV volumes including exports rose 10percent to 38,643 unitsSource text: (http://bit.ly/2rk6SOO)Further…
  3. Fiat Chrysler sued for rigging emissions

    Autox.in - Auto 05.25 / 10:11 autox.in
    FCA has been accused of manipulating emissions in 104,000 vehicles sold between 2014 and 2016 in the US. It seems Volkswagen is not the only firm which has been involved in manipulating…
  4. 2017 Mahindra XUV500 special edition revealed

    Autocarindia.com - Auto 05.25 / 10:06 autocarindia.com
    A dual-tone version of the company’s popular SUV was on display at Automobile Barcelona…
  5. EZ-Link and FWD Insurance enhance 'Activate!' ez-link card coverage

    Sgcarmart.com - Auto 05.25 / 10:06 sgcarmart.com
    Ez-link card holders registered with 'Activate!' can now claim up to $15 for unauthorised usage due to loss or theft, thanks to EZ-Link and FWD…
  6. India-bound 2017 Toyota Camry revealed

    Autocarindia.com - Auto 05.25 / 09:26 autocarindia.com
    Unlike its predecessor, the new India-bound Camry is near identical in design to its US-spec…
  7. Volkswagen Golf GTE concept revealed with nearly 275 PS

    Autoindustriya.com - Auto 05.25 / 09:23 autoindustriya.com
    Volkswagen looking at a hybrid future for their hot hatch with all-new Golf GTE one-off that generates 450 Nm of…
  8. Top Automotive Manufacturers to Face Supplies Issues!

    Brandsynario.com - Auto 05.25 / 09:20 brandsynario.com
    Local Pakistani automotive manufacturers have currently been under the spotlight because of the poor build quality which has been coming forward from different parts of the country. However, that is not the only issues which are currently going on within the industry. Work for these local automotive makers will increase in the upcoming months as […] The post Top Automotive Manufacturers to Face Supplies Issues! appeared first on…
  1. PEZA online gaming ban won’t affect Pagcor licensees

    Agbrief.com - Games 05.25 / 10:00 agbrief.com
    While the Philippine Economic Zone Authority (PEZA) last month made the decision to bar online gaming firms from leasing space in its accredited sites, an exception will be made for Pagcor licensees, according to a source close to the…
  2. Xbox adds Netflix-style videogame subscriptions

    Thestar.com.my - Games 05.25 / 06:24 thestar.com.my
    Microsoft launched a subscription service for Xbox, letting players pay a monthly fee for access to a library of videogames for its…
  3. Netflix releases first preview of Castlevania animated series, based on hit video games【Video】

    En.rocketnews24.com - Games 05.25 / 05:54 en.rocketnews24.com
    Premiere date for Season 1 also announced. Back in February, Netflix announced it would be developing an animated adaptation of the Castlevania video game franchise. This came as a pretty big surprise, since even though Castlevania is one of the true classics of the side-scrolling action/adventure genre, it’s been years since the series was particularly […
  4. Deco eyelashes from Japan let you add butterflies, jewels and the night sky to your cosplay makeup

    En.rocketnews24.com - Games 05.25 / 05:12 en.rocketnews24.com
    The only problem is deciding which design to choose from the beautiful new collection. When cosplayers want to complete their look with creative makeup, they often have to spend hours pouring through video tutorials and practicing new techniques in order to achieve showstopping results. Now there’s a quick and simple way to add some fantasy to your gaze [&…
  5. Persona 5 video game character’s shoes cause controversy in Korea【Videos】

    En.rocketnews24.com - Games 05.25 / 03:45 en.rocketnews24.com
    Persona 5’s opening animation has style to spare, but gamers in Korea took issue with one character’s fashion sense. There’s a lot going in the opening animation for Persona 5, the latest numbered installment in the hit role-playing video game franchise from Japanese developer Atlus. Dynamic camera work. Expressive text splashing about. Fake film grain [R…
  6. Three reasons you should go to Kyoto right now

    En.rocketnews24.com - Games 05.25 / 01:27 en.rocketnews24.com
    There’s never a bad time to visit Japan’s former capital, but May is an especially good time. Kyoto is one of the most popular travel destinations in Japan, and with good reason, The former capital of Japan is packed with beautiful, historically significant temples, shrines, and other cultural sites to see, and boasts some of [&#…
  7. Govt raises serious concerns over HK-Macau bridge

    Agbrief.com - Games 05.25 / 00:47 agbrief.com
    21 people were arrested last week in Hong Kong for the falsification of concrete compression test results relating to the construction of the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau…