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U.S. Builds World's Fastest Supercomputer – Summit

U.S. Builds World's Fastest Supercomputer – Summit

June 11, 2018Swati Khandelwal
China no longer owns the fastest supercomputer in the world; It is the United States now. Though China still has more supercomputers on...
Robert W. Taylor, Who Helped Create the Internet, Dies at 85

Robert W. Taylor, Who Helped Create the Internet, Dies at 85

April 16, 2017Wang Wei
Image by New York Times The Internet just lost one of its most prominent innovators. Robert W Taylor, a computer scientist who was in...
Brazil Freezes $11.7 Million of Facebook Funds for Not Complying with Court Orders

Brazil Freezes $11.7 Million of Facebook Funds for Not Complying with Court Orders

July 28, 2016Swati Khandelwal
Facebook's legal war with Brazilian government seems to be never-ending. Facebook-owned cross-platform messaging service WhatsApp h...
Google to Face a Record $3.4 Billion AntiTrust Fine in Europe

Google to Face a Record $3.4 Billion AntiTrust Fine in Europe

May 16, 2016Swati Khandelwal
Google faces a record anti-trust penalty of about 3 BILLION Euros (US$3.4 Billion) from the European Commission in the coming days, acco...
Here's Why Microsoft Drops a Cloud Data Center Under the Ocean

Here's Why Microsoft Drops a Cloud Data Center Under the Ocean

February 02, 2016Swati Khandelwal
Where tech companies like Facebook and Google prefer to move their data centers to colder countries to reduce their air conditioning bil...
This Secure Operating System Can Protect You Even if You Get Hacked

This Secure Operating System Can Protect You Even if You Get Hacked

October 06, 2015Khyati Jain
Hackers, Government Agencies and sophisticated malware, are collecting every piece of Digital data that we transmit through our Computer...
NeoKylin: China's Linux OS that Seriously Looks Like Windows XP

NeoKylin: China's Linux OS that Seriously Looks Like Windows XP

September 24, 2015Khyati Jain
Do You Know:  China has planned to eliminate all foreign Technologies and Services by 2020, just like Google and Facebook . And it see...
Twitter Open Sources 'Diffy' that Automatically Catches Potential Bugs in Code

Twitter Open Sources 'Diffy' that Automatically Catches Potential Bugs in Code

September 04, 2015Khyati Jain
After, Facebook open sourced Thrift Technology ( an internally used tool by Facebook ) in 2007, rival entity Twitter brings Diffy , an ...
Caution! Hackers Can Easily Hijack Popular Baby Monitors to Watch Your Kids

Caution! Hackers Can Easily Hijack Popular Baby Monitors to Watch Your Kids

September 03, 2015Khyati Jain
Several video baby monitors from six different manufacturers were under scrutiny for in-depth security testing, and the outcome was nega...
Microsoft Open-Sources Tool for Porting iOS Apps to Windows

Microsoft Open-Sources Tool for Porting iOS Apps to Windows

August 06, 2015Mohit Kumar
At its Build developers conference in April this year, Microsoft announced " Project Islandwood " - the " Windows Bridge ...
Micro:bit — A Pocket-sized Programmable Computer

Micro:bit — A Pocket-sized Programmable Computer

July 08, 2015Mohit Kumar
The BBC has unveiled the final design of the Micro:bit — a pocket-sized computer board designed to lure U.K. school children to embedded...
Facebook Launches Free Mobile Internet Service In India

Facebook Launches Free Mobile Internet Service In India

February 10, 2015Swati Khandelwal
Last year, the founder of the Social Network giant highlighted the future of universal Internet access, the dream that Facebook founder ...
Raspberry Pi 2 — $35 Computer with Quad-Core Processor and it runs Free Windows 10

Raspberry Pi 2 — $35 Computer with Quad-Core Processor and it runs Free Windows 10

February 02, 2015Swati Khandelwal
Earlier today, when Raspberry Pi Foundation unveiled the second avatar of its mini computer, the tech giant Microsoft revealed that Wind...
Police Using High-Tech Device to See Through Walls Warrantlessly

Police Using High-Tech Device to See Through Walls Warrantlessly

January 24, 2015Swati Khandelwal
We are all aware of the mass surveillance conducted by the government agencies on us. From our phone calls, emails to web activities, c...