Samsung is The No. 1 Smartphone Brand Globally With 22.8 pc Market Share

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South Korean giant Samsung Electronics regained the top status in the global smartphone market in the first quarter of the year, even before the release of its flagship Galaxy S8, a report said on Saturday. According to market research firm IDC, the South Korean tech giant sold about 7.9 million smartphones during the January-March period Read More

Sachin Tendulkar Android Smartphone to Launch on May 3 Under Rs 15k

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After the movie “Sachin: A Billion Dreams”, the maestro will now launch his own Android smartphone called SRT (Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar) Phone. The device is made and sold by IoT startup Smartron in which Tendulkar is a strategic investor. Like earlier smartphones, the SRT phone is also expected to be manufactured at one of Foxconn’s Read More

Google CEO Sundar Pichai Earns Over Rs 3.52 Crore Per Day As Salary

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Google’s 44-year-old India-born CEO Sundar Pichai received nearly USD 200 million in compensation last year, double the amount he got in 2015. Pichai received a salary of USD 650,000 last year, slightly less than the USD 652,500 he earned in 2015. But the long-time Google employee, who was named CEO during the company’s re-organisation in Read More

[UPDATE] Man Tricked Facebook, Google Employees Into $100 Million Phishing Scam

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According to the Department of Justice, the incident took place from at least in or around 2013 through in or about 2015. 1) Rimasauskas registered and incorporated a company in Latvia (“Company-2”) which bore the same name as an Asian-based computer hardware manufacturer (“Company-1”), and opened, maintained, and controlled various accounts at banks located in Read More

Tesla, Apple Ask California to Change Proposed Self-Driving Car Test Policy

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Apple Inc urged California to toughen up its proposed policy on testing self-driving cars, a move that would result in more public data that could help Apple catch up to rivals in the self-driving space by giving it a better window into their strengths and weaknesses. In a letter made public, Apple suggested a series Read More

Microsoft Logs Strong Q3 Growth Owing to Cloud Services

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Riding on its Cloud services, Microsoft has announced that its commercial Cloud annualised revenue run rate exceeded $15.2 billion in the third quarter of 2017. Revenue in ‘Intelligent Cloud’ was $6.8 billion and increased 11 percent. Server products and Cloud services revenue increased 15 percent driven by Azure revenue growth of 93 per cent. Enterprise Read More

NASA to Review WFIRST Space Telescope For Construction Cost, Time

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NASA said it is initiating an independent external review to know how long it will take and how much it will cost to build the Wide Field Infrared Survey Telescope (WFIRST). WFIRST is NASA’s next large space telescope under development, after the James Webb Space Telescope that is launching in 2018. “Developing large space missions Read More

Samsung, Apple Still Lead Smartphone Market

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Samsung and Apple maintained their leadership in the smartphone market in early 2017 while Chinese-based Huawei’s strong growth cemented its number three position, a market tracker said Thursday. Research firm IDC said overall smartphone shipments grew 4.3 percent in the first quarter, slightly better than its prior forecast, to 347 million units. “The first quarter Read More

Trophy homes: Alannah Hill’s fashionable property for sale

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Acclaimed fashion designer Alannah Hill has listed her chic whitewashed St Kilda West terrace. Hill had paid $1.905 million for the home in 2013. Hockingstuart Albert Park agents Simon Graf and Paul Torok have set a May 20 auction date. They are marketing the home as The House of Love. The turn-of-the-century three-bedroom Boom Style Read More

FCC’s Pai: I am going to kill net neutrality in US

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Watchdog boss opens can of worms, sticks partisan head in Speaking in Washington, DC, on Wednesday, Ajit Pai said he will, next month, set out proposals that will, by the end of the year, axe today’s net neutrality rules. In particular, Pai focused on the classification of broadband providers as Title II carriers, which effectively Read More