In memory of Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Google puts a black ribbon on its homepage

By on July 29, 2015 at 7:44 PM.

In memory of Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Google puts a black ribbon on its homepage

Google has paid a beautiful tribute to the recently-deceased APJ Abdul Kalam. The former Indian President passed away earlier this week, and Google remembers him with a black ribbon on its homepage. More →
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Ravi Shankar Prasad to lay foundation for Internet gateway in Northeast India

By on July 11, 2015 at 1:20 PM.

Ravi Shankar Prasad to lay foundation for Internet gateway in Northeast India

Internet connectivity in northeast will get a boost as Communications and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad is all set to lay the foundation stone for the much-awaited international gateway for internet at Agartala on Saturday. More →
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‘World’s most exclusive website’ is pure antithesis of an open Internet

By on July 8, 2015 at 7:39 PM.

‘World’s most exclusive website’ is pure antithesis of an open Internet

Exclusive clubs are nothing new, and it is a concept widely flaunted by the who’s who around the globe. But what about an exclusive website, is there such a thing? Turns out it is a real thing, but not what you expect. More →
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Top 10 Internet browsing trends of Indian smartphone users

By on July 7, 2015 at 6:33 PM.

Top 10 Internet browsing trends of Indian smartphone users

UCWeb, the company behind UC Browser and the UCCleaner app, conducted a study on the mobile Internet surfing habits of users in India. Some of the interesting takeaways from this study include facts like over 65 percent users surf the Internet on smartphones priced below Rs 10,000, as well as their surfing habits. More →
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Reddit shutdown: Moderators revolt against the sacking of AMA coordinator Victoria Taylor

By on July 3, 2015 at 11:57 AM.

Reddit shutdown: Moderators revolt against the sacking of AMA coordinator Victoria Taylor

Reddit is under a civil war of sorts as moderators have shutdown huge chunks of the website. These said moderators are revolting against the sacking AMA coordinator Victoria Taylor. More →
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This ‘insane’ Indiegogo crowd funding campaign looks to bail out Greece from its debt crisis

By on July 1, 2015 at 2:49 PM.

This ‘insane’ Indiegogo crowd funding campaign looks to bail out Greece from its debt crisis

Crowd funding is the new fad among startup enthusiasts, tech geeks and early entrepreneurs. From making new ice coolers, or just raising money to buy the new Apple Watch, Kickstarter and Indiegogo are filled with cool new projects that look to raise money to make an idea become a reality. The latest one however, has got Indiegogo  down and crashing, as a London resident Thom Feeney has started a campaign to bail out an entire country.  The 'Greek Bailout Fund' campaign is looking to raise $1.8 billion so that it can help get Greece out of recession.  And if you think this is madness, the campaign has garnered a phenomenal response, so much so, that the Indiegogo website went crashing down. More →
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Soon, broadband may enable you to download 33 movies in a ‘second’

By on June 29, 2015 at 4:35 PM.

Soon, broadband may enable you to download 33 movies in a ‘second’

Good news for all the Internet addicts as very soon broadband will be fast enough to download almost 33 HD movies within a second. Set of new tests conducted by Chinese technical company Huawei suggested that broadband speed will be paved and raised to 1 Terabits per second, which will allow people to download multiple files at a time, the Daily Star reported. More →
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Advance research ensures superfast and cheap Internet to become a reality soon

By on June 29, 2015 at 2:30 PM.

Advance research ensures superfast and cheap Internet to become a reality soon

In a major breakthrough that can make the Internet superfast and cheap, researchers have successfully increased the maximum power -- and therefore distance -- at which optical signals can be sent through optical fibres. More →
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Watch International Yoga Day celebrations at Rajpath live stream on PC and smartphones

By on June 21, 2015 at 5:00 AM.

Watch International Yoga Day celebrations at Rajpath live stream on PC and smartphones

The stage is set for International Yoga Day celebrations tomorrow as India leads 191 countries to mark the day with over 35,000 participants expected to perform various yoga asanas at a mega event on Rajpath. While Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the gathering, diplomats from 152 foreign missions have been invited to take part in the event which will start at 6:00AM. More →
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