Budget 2016: IAMAI welcomes Companies Act amendment to register startups

The Internet & Mobile Association of India (IAMAI) said that that the proposal for Amendment of Companies Act to register startups in one day is a welcome move, and it

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China party to punish former tycoon for microblog posts

China’s ruling Communist Party will impose “severe intra-party penalties” on a former property tycoon whose microblogs were closed at the weekend after he criticized government policy, state news agency Xinhua

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Apple iPhone 5S to get 50% cheaper after iPhone SE launch

With all signs pointing towards iPhone SE’s launch on March 22, iPhone 5S is set to become a sideshow. Unless it doesn’t, courtesy a price cut. KGI Securities’ Ming-Chi Kuo,

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Lenovo to launch Vibe K5 Plus in India on March 15

Chinese smartphone maker Lenovo has sent out media invites for the launch of Vibe K5 Plus in India. The smartphone was first unveiled at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2016.

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11 crore mobile handsets being locally made now: Telecom minister Ravi Shankar Prasad

Rationalization of duty structure for making mobile phones has led to doubling of the number of phones made in India, from 5.4 crore in 2014-15 to 11 crore units in

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Nasa probe observes Mars moon Phobos in new light

Nasa scientists are closer to solving the mystery of how Phobos was formed, by using the spectral images of the Mars’ moon captured in ultraviolet by the Maven mission. In

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DriveU raises $1 million from Unitus Seed Fund

DriveU, an on-demand driver service, has raised funds from Unitus Seed Fund, a move that will help the company compete with taxi-aggregators like Ola and Uber. While the Bengaluru-based company

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Thai telecom firm True 2015 profit surges, expands mobile market share

True Corp Pcl, Thailand’s largest telecoms provider, said on Monday net profit surged nearly two-thirds in 2015, boosted by rising income from its mobile business and a substantial drop in

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Fitbit helps monitor physical activity of cardiac patients

Fitbit, one of the most popular physical activity-monitoring device is a valid and reliable way of monitoring physical actions of cardiac patients, finds a study. The research showed that Fitbit-Flex

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WhatsApp for iPhones gets Google Drive, Dropbox, iCloud Drive integration

WhatsApphas released an update for iPhones that adds new features like sending files from Google Drive and Dropbox as well as lets users zoom in on videos as they play.

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