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Innovations in virtual reality driving real estate business

For real estate developers, virtual reality is a very important tool to help assist the sales of under-construction property.

Over 1,200 tech start-ups added, $4.3 billion funding received in 2018

Addition of over 1,200 tech start-ups, $4.3 billion funding received in 2018: Nasscom report.

Air India bailout plan not alternative to divestment, says CMD Pradeep Singh Kharola

The government's proposed move to pare Rs 29,000 crore of Air India's debt is a short-term measure and not an alternative to divestment plans, the national carrier's Chairman and Managing Director Pra

Rupee payment mechanism to bolster India’s trade with Iran, says TPCI

The rupee payment mechanism will help bolster India's trade with Iran, notwithstanding the sanctions imposed by the US on the Western Asian nation, the Trade Promotion Council of India said Wednesday.

Ashok Chawla resigns as Yes Bank chairman

Private lender Yes Bank said Wednesday its non-executive Chairman Ashok Chawla has resigned with immediate effect.

Flipkart seeks to soothe employee nerves after Binny Bansal’s exit

A day after Binny Bansal stepped down as Group CEO following personal misconduct allegations, Flipkart team heads are extensively engaging with staff to address their concerns and queries arising in v

Nokia 106 (2018) with classic Snake game launched: Price, features

Nokia 106 (2018) comes with a 1.8-inch QQVGA TFT display with a resolution of 160x120 pixels

Apple iPhone X bursts into flames while updating to iOS 12.1, company responds

Apple has responded to Mohamadali’s tweet asking him to message the company’s support department privately so that the matter can be looked into

RBI slaps these two banks with Rs 3 crore fine each over anti-money laundering norms

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has slapped monetary penalty of Rs 3 crore each on two banks for non-compliance with the directions issued by the central bank on Income Recognition and Asset Classifi

Odisha gets investment proposals worth Rs 3,900 cr in IT, electronics sector

The Odisha government has secured investment proposals worth over Rs 3,900 crore in the electronics manufacturing, telecommunications and Information Technology (IT) sector during the ongoing investor

Logistics startup FarEye buys Dipper for efficiency in freight logistics

Noida-based FarEye, a digital software provider for e-commerce and logistics businesses, today announced the acquisition of freight logistics startup Dipper. The deal amount, however, wasn't disclosed

Most bizarre purchase ever? Man brings bathtub full of coins to buy iPhone Xs

A man went to an Apple reseller store in Russia to buy the latest iPhone Xs. Everything seemed normal until the man uncovered a bathtub full of coins

E-commerce contribution in FMCG sales doubles in last one year in India, shows Nielsen report

Regional players are growing at a faster clip at 27.7% compared to national players at 11.7%. The presence of regional players is predominantly in packaged food categories where they clocked 31% growt

World’s 1st underwater hotel opens in Indian Ocean; it will cost Rs 36 lakh per night; check features

The world's first underwater hotel has been opened in the Indian Ocean. From underwater view hotel room to a private gym, this hotel will cost you Rs 36 lakh per night. But there's a catch.

Samsung drugmaker fined for $4 billion accounts breach

The pharmaceutical arm of giant South Korean conglomerate Samsung was fined Wednesday for alleged accounting breaches amounting to nearly $4 billion, and had dealings in its shares suspended indefinit

Samsung Galaxy A9, world’s first four-camera phone, said to launch on November 20 in India: Expected price, specifications

The much-anticipated Galaxy A9 with an industry first, four-camera rear system will arrive in India on November 20, the company said on Wednesday.

Samsung Galaxy J6+ Review: Can it replace the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro?

In an attempt to fend off competition from Chinese smartphone players in India, Samsung has been aggressively refreshing its mid-range smartphone portfolio in the country.

NGT directs CPCB to furnish report on 51,837 industries in Delhi

The National Green Tribunal has directed the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) to submit the action taken report within a month on the status of 51,837 industries in the national capital which ar

WhatsApp reportedly working on ‘Search’ feature for Stickers: How it will affect users

WhatsApp Stickers, introduced recently by the Facebook-owned app, are set to get a search option. Here is how it will work.

TGBL plans to set up Rs 100-crore tea packaging unit in Odisha

Tata Global Beverages Wednesday said it plans to set a new tea packaging unit with an investment of Rs 100 crore at Tata Steel Special Economic Zone in Odisha.

Lava Prime Z with 30-day money back guarantee, 1.3-megapixel camera launched

Lava Prime Z supports dual SIM cards, both of which only support the 2G network. The Jio Phone and Jio Phone 2, on the other hand, comes with support 4G VoLTE on Jio network across the country.

Moody’s changes rating outlook on Tata Motors from ‘stable’ to ‘negative’; here’s why

Tata Motors' outlook: Moody's Vice President and Senior Credit Officer Kaustubh Chaubal said the agency expected that the weak operating performance of JLR, will likely continue over at least the next

Modi launches APIX technology; what it is, how it will help 2 billion people without bank accounts globally

In a bid to reach two billion people worldwide who are still without bank accounts, Prime Minister Modi launched the APIX (Application Programming Interface Exchange), a banking technology platform in

India’s job outlook drops 3 percent to 92 percent in H2 of FY19: Report

The overall hiring sentiment for the second half of this financial year has declined by 3 per cent to 92 per cent with persisting currency and oil pricing concerns in the country, according to a repor

Windows 10 October Update rollout resumed after a month of bugs

After a delay of more than a month, Microsoft has finally begun rolling out Windows 10 October 2018 Update, after being hit by bugs that caused the company to pull the update offline.

Amazon Fire TV Stick 4K, Alexa Voice Remote, Echo Sub, and Kindle Paperwhite now available in India: Price, features

Amazon on Wednesday announced that its "Fire TV Stick 4K" with Alexa Voice Remote, sub-woofer "Echo Sub" and e-reader "Kindle Paperwhite" have started shipping in India from November 14.

How Facebook aids in promoting alcohol abuse

Alcohol advertisements on social media sites such as Facebook can increase young adults' desire to drink if the ads contain pro-drinking comments from users, according to a research.

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