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HCL 5th among top 10 tech firms that received H1-B certifications in US

New Delhi |Saturday, 2019 3:45:05 PM IST

At a time when the US move to limit H1-B visas has left major tech companies perturbed as it will seriously affect their ability to get and retain talented staff, Indian company HCL has secured 5,085

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Google to test updating pre-loaded apps without signing into account

San Francisco |Saturday, 2019 4:45:05 PM IST

Google is planning to roll-out a functionality that would auto-update pre-loaded apps via Google Play even when users are not signed into their Google accounts.

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Facebook criticised for search function suggesting friends' bikini-clad photos

San Francisco |Saturday, 2019 5:45:04 PM IST

Facebook has again courted controversy with a search function that allows users to scout for photographs of female, but not male friends, the media reported.

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Beta version of 'WhatsApp Business' available on iOS

San Francisco |Saturday, 2019 12:15:04 PM IST

The beta version of "WhatsApp Business" -- a free-to-download communication tool specifically designed for small businesses -- has been made available for iOS users.

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NASA unveils roadmap for putting astronauts on Moon in 2028

Washington |Friday, 2019 1:15:05 PM IST

NASA plans to put American astronauts back on the Moon by 2028, with unmanned demonstration missions in 2024 and 2026, the US space agency chief Jim Bridenstine has said.

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Hacker who stole over 600 mn account details strikes again (Lead)

San Francisco |Friday, 2019 7:15:04 PM IST

A hacker who stole close to 620 million user records from 16 websites has struck again, this time breaking into 127 million more records from eight more websites.

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Twitter users can soon 'clarify' tweets, says Jack Dorsey

San Francisco |Friday, 2019 8:45:04 PM IST

While Twitterati are waiting for an "edit" feature, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey has said the micro-blogging platform is considering a "clarify" feature for its over 330 million users.

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NASA declares end of Opportunity rover's mission on Mars

Los Angeles |Thursday, 2019 2:45:04 AM IST

NASA announced the end of its Opportunity rover's mission on Wednesday, 15 years after its arrival on Mars.

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NASA declares end of Opportunity rover's mission on Mars (Lead)

Los Angeles |Thursday, 2019 7:15:04 AM IST

NASA has announced the end of its Opportunity rover's mission, 15 years after its arrival on Mars.

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Rs 15K Samsung Galaxy 'M30' smartphone in India in Feb

New Delhi |Thursday, 2019 11:45:29 AM IST

After a successful launch of two industry-first Galaxy 'M' series smartphones in India in January, Samsung is geared up to launch 'M30' for a starting price of Rs 15,000 in February.

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NASA's new space telescope to explore origins of universe

Washington |Thursday, 2019 12:15:05 PM IST

US space agency NASA has unveiled a new space telescope that would begin a two-year mission in 2023 to look for life's ingredients and probe how the universe evolved.

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How NASA's Opportunity Mars rover enriched space science in 15 years (Roundup)

Los Angeles |Thursday, 2019 7:45:05 PM IST

Designed to last just 90 days and travel 1,000 metres on Martian landscape, NASA's Opportunity rover outlived its mission lifetime by more than 14 years to become the longest lasting robot sent from E

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