Google Search Gets a New Look on Mobile Devices



Google has rolled out a new look for the search results page on mobile devices that puts the branding of websites front and centre. The search giant says the change is aimed to help the consumer better understand where the information is coming front. The revamped design is available now to a limited number of users and will reach all…

iOS 13 will be unveiled on June 3



We already knew Apple was holding its annual WorldWide Developer Conference (WWDC) on June 3 to 7 this year, but today the company has finally decided to send out press invites for its keynote event. It will take place on June 3 at 10 AM Pacific in San Jose, California, at the McEnery Convention Center. This is when Apple will,…

US intercepts Russian bombers, fighter jets off Alaska



The Russian nuclear-capable long-range bombers on Monday flew into the Air Defence Identification Zone, which extends approximately 200 miles off Alaska`s western coast. Washington: US F-22 stealth jets intercepted four Russian bombers and two Su-35 fighter jets off the coast of Alaska, according to a statement from North American Aerospace Defence Command (NORAD). The Russian nuclear-capable long-range bombers on Monday…

Indian Economy To Grow 7.1% In 2019-20: UN Report



India's economy is projected to grow at 7.1 per cent in fiscal year 2020 on the back of strong domestic consumption and investment but the GDP growth is a downward revision from the 7.4 per cent estimated in January this year, according to a report by the United Nations. The World Economic Situation and Prospects (WESP) 2019 Mid-year Update, released…

UAE launches ‘Golden Card’ scheme to woo wealthy investors, exceptional talents



The United Arab Emirates on Tuesday launched a permanent residency scheme to woo wealthy individuals and exceptional talents, a move that could attract more Indian professionals and businessmen to the Gulf nation. The Golden Card programme unveiled by UAE Prime Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al-Maktoum is open to investors and "exceptional talents" such as doctors, engineers, scientists, students and…

France: Eiffel Tower evacuated and closed after man spotted scaling the structure



An unidentified official said the evacuation was standard procedure. French officials on Monday evacuated the Eiffel Tower and closed it until further notice after a man was spotted climbing the structure, AFPreported. An unidentified official said that police personnel have communicated with the climber but are yet to ascertain his motive. An unidentified official said the evacuation was standard procedure.…

Samsung Galaxy A70 Update in India Brings May Security Patch, Improves Camera and In-Display Fingerprint Sensor Performance



Samsung has begun the rollout of the first software update for the recently launched Galaxy A70 that brings the May Android security patch. The update also arrives with improvements to the in-display fingerprint sensor of the phone and also adds a new beautification mode for videos recorded by the rear camera. System stability of the Galaxy A70 is also claimed…

Evidence of water found on Ultima Thule



Ultima Thule is located in the Kuiper Belt, beyond the orbit of Neptune. Located almost 6.5 billion kilometers from the Sun, The object is the most distant planetary flyby in history. In addition, the flyby of Ultima Thule was also the first investigation by any space mission of a well-preserved planetesimal, an ancient relic from the era of planet formation.Recently,…

Google AI may be able to predict lung cancer more accurately



Researchers has used a deep-learning algorithm to detect lung canceraccurately from computed scans. The work demonstrates the potential for Artificial Intelligence (AI) to increase both accuracy and consistency, which could help accelerate adoption cancer screening worldwide. Lung cancer is the deadliest of all cancers worldwide -- more than breast, prostate, and colorectal cancers combined -- and it's the sixth most…

Google Apologises for Saving Some G Suite Passwords in Plain Text for Over a Decade



Google on Wednesday extended an apology to its G Suite customers after revealing that it stored passwords of some enterprise users in plaintext for years. Storing passwords without cryptographic hashes expose them to hacking risk as they become readable. The issue has been around since 2005 and Google, in a statement, said it is working with enterprise administrators to ensure…

Facebook offering user data without consent to 100 telcos, phone makers in 50 countries



A confidential Facebook document reviewed by The Intercept has revealed that the social networking giant is offering private data of its users without their knowledge or consent to 100 different telecom companies and phone makers in 50 countries. Confidential documents seen by the website showed late Monday that Facebook is helping operators and phone makers "create targeted advertising by supplying…