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Flying cars or Hyperloop: Uber, Tesla fight it out on Twitter

In a tug of war over flying taxis versus Hyperloop transport system, Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi and Tesla CEO Elon Musk came out in the open on the micro-blogging site Twitter when the former took a swipe at Tesla over the need to dig tunnels for its Next-Gen mobility dream.

Former engineer sues Google over discrimination

 A former employee has sued Google for "discrimination, harassment, retaliation and wrongful termination", alleging that the company fired him over writing pro-diversity internal posts.

Microsoft announces Indian languages support for e-mail addresses

NEW DELHI: Microsoft on Wednesday announced support for e-mail addresses in 15 Indian languages across its apps and services, including Office 365, Outlook 2016, Outlook.com, Exchange Online and Exchange Online Protection (EOP).

Jio to invest Rs 10,000 crore in 3 years in UP: Mukesh Ambani

Reliance Jio will invest another Rs 10,000 crore in Uttar Pradesh over the next three years, Reliance Industries Limited Chairman Mukesh Ambani said here on Wednesday.

SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launch now on Feb 21

Elon Musk-run SpaceX will now launch its Falcon 9 rocket carrying Starlink broadband satellites and the Paz radar-imaging satellite for Spain on Wednesday.

Microsoft's Bing to gain as Google kills 'view image' button

Following Google's removal of the "view image" button from its image search results last week, several users will move to other browsers like Microsoft's Bing and Startpage that allow download of high-resolution images with a right click, media reported.

Twitter to soon livestream news to curb misinformation

SAN FRANCISCO: In a bid to stop the spread of fake news, Twitter will soon live stream news, in a window next to the users' timelines, whenever a major incident takes place.

Apple may introduce 3 new iPhones this year

Apple is reportedly gearing up to introduce three new iPhones this year and one of them will be more popular than the others, a top analyst with Taiwanese business group KGI Securities has said.

Most Internet scam victims are young people: Report

China's younger generation may be more Internet savvy than the older people, but they still account for most of the victims of Internet scams, according to an anti-fraud website.

Xiaomi kicks off 2018 with Redmi Note 5, Note 5 Pro in India

NEW DELHI: Buoyed by its performance in the fourth quarter last year, Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi on Wednesday launched two devices -- Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 and Note 5 Pro -- in the price-sensitive Indian market.

Celebrate Valentine's Day with Messenger

Planning to surprise your partner on this Valentine's Day? Make your relationship status "official" on Facebook messenger.

You can't send money yet via WhatsApp in India

Contrary to media reports claiming that now you can transfer money via WhatsApp in India, the digital payment feature in the platform is still in the testing phase and will be officially rolled out to over 200 million Indian users in the days to come.

SpaceX preparing Starlink demo satellite launch: Report

SpaceX is targeting February 17 for the test launch of its first satellite for global internet constellation -- a project, informally known as Starlink, which aims to provide low-cost internet access on a global scale, the media reported.

Apple knew about iPhone source code leak

SAN FRANCISCO: Apple has confirmed that it was aware of a source code leak that could have compromised the iPhone's security system and has asked web-based hosting service GitHub to remove the code.

Watch Live news on Apple TV, iOS app

Apple's TV app now supports live news -- a feature announced in September when company CEO Tim Cook introduced the new Apple TV 4K.

WhatsApp testing peer-to-peer payments feature in India

Facebook-owned messaging service WhatsApp is testing a new payments feature in India that aims to allow people to send money to their friends on the app, the media reported.

Small asteroid to closely pass by Earth on Friday

An asteroid, estimated to be between 15 and 30 metres in size, will safely pass by Earth on Friday, NASA has said.

SpaceX launches world's most powerful rocket

SpaceX successfully launched the worlds most powerful rocket, a towering behemoth known as the Falcon Heavy that tore through the sky with the thundering force of 18 Boeing 747 jetliners.

Auto Expo: Honda to launch 3 new models in 2018-19

Automobile major Honda Cars India on Wednesday said that it will introduce three new models in the Indian market during the next fiscal.

Auto Expo: Hyundai to launch 9 models till 2020

Automobile major Hyundai Motor India on Wednesday said that it will launch nine new models, including an electric vehicle in the Indian market by 2020.

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