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  1. State Election Commission is using Messenger bot to spread awareness about upcoming BMC elections

    02.19 / 13:27 tech.firstpost.com Tech.firstpost.com - Technology
    State Election Commission of Maharashtra is using Facebook and Facebook Messenger bot platform to engage Facebook users in Mumbai for the upcoming BMC elections. The post State Election Commission is using Messenger bot to spread awareness about upcoming BMC elections appeared first on…
  2. Telecom operators likely to see washout in Q3, losses may follow in Q4

    02.19 / 11:13 tech.firstpost.com Tech.firstpost.com - Technology
    The balance-sheet of major telecom operators in India - Bharti Airtel, Idea Cellular and Reliance Communications - came under major pressure in the third quarter (October-December) of the current fiscal and the trend is likely to continue in the fourth quarter, say the experts. The post Telecom operators likely to see washout in Q3, losses may follow in Q4 appeared first on…
  3. SpaceX will try again to launch Falcon 9 from Kennedy Space Center

    02.19 / 11:13 tech.firstpost.com Tech.firstpost.com - Technology
    Countdown clocks were ticking down on Sunday for the launch of a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket from a historic launchpad leased from NASA at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida. The post SpaceX will try again to launch Falcon 9 from Kennedy Space Center appeared first on…
  4. SpaceX will try again to launch Falcon 9 to resupply ISS from Kennedy Space Center

    02.19 / 09:46 tech.firstpost.com Tech.firstpost.com - Technology
    Countdown clocks were ticking down on Sunday for the launch of a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket from a historic launchpad leased from NASA at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida. The post SpaceX will try again to launch Falcon 9 to resupply ISS from Kennedy Space Center appeared first on…
  5. Scientists develop an app that can interpret eye gestures; speak language of eyes

    02.19 / 09:46 tech.firstpost.com Tech.firstpost.com - Technology
    Researchers have developed an app that could help people speak the language of eyes -- literally. The smartphone app that researchers working with Microsoft have developed can interpret eye gestures in real time, decode these gestures into predicted utterances, and facilitate communication. The post Scientists develop an app that can interpret eye gestures; speak language of eyes appeared first on…
  6. Men are twice as likely to complete the entire car shopping online than women

    02.19 / 07:42 tech.firstpost.com Tech.firstpost.com - Technology
    The overwhelming majority of consumers are now happy to look to the internet when researching a car to buy. However, men are twice as likely as women to feel confident enough to complete the entire car shopping journey online. The post Men are twice as likely to complete the entire car shopping online than women appeared first on…
  7. Huawei runs past Oppo and Vivo in smartphone shipments in Q4 of 2016 in China

    02.19 / 07:42 tech.firstpost.com Tech.firstpost.com - Technology
    China shipped 131.6 million smartphones in in the fourth quarter of 2016 with Huawei topping the list, followed by Oppo and Vivo, a new report said on Saturday. The post Huawei runs past Oppo and Vivo in smartphone shipments in Q4 of 2016 in China appeared first on…
  8. SpaceX aborts a launch to International Space Station after technical glitch

    02.19 / 07:42 tech.firstpost.com Tech.firstpost.com - Technology
    US space company SpaceX aborted at the last minute the lift-off of its Falcon rocket and Dragon capsule to the International Space Station on Saturday due to technical trouble. The post SpaceX aborts a launch to International Space Station after technical glitch appeared first on…
  9. SpaceX aborts a launch to International Space Station after a glitch

    02.19 / 06:42 tech.firstpost.com Tech.firstpost.com - Technology
    US space company SpaceX aborted at the last minute the lift-off of its Falcon rocket and Dragon capsule to the International Space Station on Saturday due to technical trouble. The post SpaceX aborts a launch to International Space Station after a glitch appeared first on…
  10. Samsung Group Chief Jay Y. Lee taken for questioning after a night in cell

    02.19 / 06:42 tech.firstpost.com Tech.firstpost.com - Technology
    Handcuffed and tied with white rope, the scion of one of the world's biggest conglomerates, Samsung Group, was taken on Saturday for questioning by South Korean authorities after spending a night in a small detention cell. The post Samsung Group Chief Jay Y. Lee taken for questioning after a night in cell appeared first on…
  11. FBI starts three probes in suspected Russian hacking of U.S presidential elections

    02.19 / 06:42 tech.firstpost.com Tech.firstpost.com - Technology
    The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation is pursuing at least three separate probes relating to alleged Russian hacking of the U.S. presidential elections, according to five current and former government officials with direct knowledge of the situation. The post FBI starts three probes in suspected Russian hacking of U.S presidential elections appeared first on…
  12. Xiaomi is struggling because it didn’t invest enough in its offline channels: Report

    02.18 / 12:48 tech.firstpost.com Tech.firstpost.com - Technology
    The key reason for this decline is Xiaomi's rivals racing ahead with key features, better innovations, bigger marketing budgets and wider online and offline distribution channels. The post Xiaomi is struggling because it didn’t invest enough in its offline channels: Report appeared first on…
  13. Researchers develop method to wirelessly charge several cellphones simultaneously

    02.18 / 07:30 tech.firstpost.com Tech.firstpost.com - Technology
    If you thought wireless charging in smartphones was a new thing, you are mistaken as researchers have found a new method to power devices without connecting them to cords. The post Researchers develop method to wirelessly charge several cellphones simultaneously appeared first on…
  14. Snapchat might be working on a 360-degree camera equipped Android phone: Report

    02.18 / 07:30 tech.firstpost.com Tech.firstpost.com - Technology
    Photo-sharing mobile service Snapchat is reportedly planning to launch an Android smartphone that will give consumers more control over the camera features. The post Snapchat might be working on a 360-degree camera equipped Android phone: Report appeared first on…
  15. The total number of GSM subscribers in the country stood at 815.15 million in January: Coai

    02.18 / 07:30 tech.firstpost.com Tech.firstpost.com - Technology
    The total number of GSM subscribers in the country stood at 815.15 million in January, according to the monthly data released by cellular operators' association COAI. The post The total number of GSM subscribers in the country stood at 815.15 million in January: Coai appeared first on…
  16. Maruti Suzuki Ertiga launched in a Limited Edition variant for Rs 7.85 lakh

    02.18 / 07:30 tech.firstpost.com Tech.firstpost.com - Technology
    Maruti has unveiled a limited-edition model of the Maruti Suzuki Ertiga starting at Rs 7.85 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). This model will be available in a petrol and a diesel variant. The post Maruti Suzuki Ertiga launched in a Limited Edition variant for Rs 7.85 lakh appeared first on…
  17. The biggest challenges India’s IT sector faces are Donald Trump and automation

    02.18 / 05:13 tech.firstpost.com Tech.firstpost.com - Technology
    Automation and the new U.S. administration were the big unknowns at the Indian tech sector's annual shindig this week, with machines threatening to take away thousands of jobs and concerns over possible visa rule changes in the key American market. The post The biggest challenges India’s IT sector faces are Donald Trump and automation appeared first on…
  18. Jharkhand and Microsoft sign MoU to leverage Cloud technology to drive digital ambitions

    02.18 / 05:13 tech.firstpost.com Tech.firstpost.com - Technology
    Jharkhand on Friday signed an MoU with Microsoft India at the 'Momentum Jharkhand: Global Investors Summit and Trade Exhibition' to leverage Cloud technologies to drive the state's digital ambitions. The post Jharkhand and Microsoft sign MoU to leverage Cloud technology to drive digital ambitions appeared first on…