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100 startups have registered with ISRO, says Chairman Somanath

Published on Nov 17, 2022 04:02 PM IST

Somanath said ISRO has signed Memoranda of Understanding with companies to work closely which include hand holding in space technology and building processes from start to finish.

Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) Chairman S Somanath with others holds miniature model of rocket LVM3-M2.(Representative Image/ ANI)
Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) Chairman S Somanath with others holds miniature model of rocket LVM3-M2.(Representative Image/ ANI)

WhatsApp launches Polls on iOS and Android: Check steps on how to use

The feature allows users to create a poll, and with as many as 12 answer options. It works for both group and individual chats.

Representative Image
Representative Image
Updated on Nov 17, 2022 03:12 PM IST

Elon Musk looking for successor as acting Twitter CEO? Here’s what he said

Elon Musk testified in a Delaware court to defend a Tesla linked case on Wednesday, there he said that he will “reduce his time at Twitter and eventually find a new leader” to run Twitter. But now in a recent Tweet he has responded to it.

Elon Musk is also Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of electric car maker Tesla and the private space company SpaceX.(REUTERS)
Elon Musk is also Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of electric car maker Tesla and the private space company SpaceX.(REUTERS)
Published on Nov 17, 2022 02:52 PM IST

WhatsApp testing companion mode to allow linking up to 4 mobile phones

Meta-owned private messaging platform is testing the companion mode feature which will allow users to access one WhatsApp account on multiple devices at the same time.

WhatsApp's Companion mode feature is rolled out for some select beta users.(HT_PRINT)
WhatsApp's Companion mode feature is rolled out for some select beta users.(HT_PRINT)
Published on Nov 17, 2022 01:38 PM IST

Airtel users in Gurugram, enjoy 5G Plus services at these locations in city

The telecom giant's 5G network, launched in eight cities on October 6, now covers Gurugram as well.

Airtel's 5G services began on October 6, in eight cities.
Airtel's 5G services began on October 6, in eight cities.
Updated on Nov 17, 2022 11:06 AM IST

Mobile industry agrees for phased roll-out of uniform device chargers: Centre

In the meeting, a broad consensus emerged among stakeholders on the adoption of USB Type – C as a charging port for electronic devices such as smartphones, tablets, laptops etc.

A sub-group will be set up to examine the feasibility of uniform charging ports for wearables.(Representative image)
A sub-group will be set up to examine the feasibility of uniform charging ports for wearables.(Representative image)
Published on Nov 16, 2022 10:17 PM IST

Elon Musk's message for Twitter employees: 'Opt for working long hours or...'

Musk told Twitter employees that they have until Thursday to consider whether they wanted to stay on for "working long hours at high intensity" at the social media company or take a severance package of three months' pay, news agency Reuters reported on Wednesday.

Elon Musk has been censured by former employees at Tesla and SpaceX for having a toxic work culture.(AP)
Elon Musk has been censured by former employees at Tesla and SpaceX for having a toxic work culture.(AP)
Published on Nov 16, 2022 07:35 PM IST

Cerebras unveils AI supercomputer containing 16 dinner-plate-size chip

Cerebras claims that Andromeda features more cores than 1,953 Nvidia A100 GPUs and 1.6 times as many cores as the largest supercomputer in the world, Frontier, which has 8.7 million cores.

Startup Cerebras System's new AI supercomputer Andromeda is seen at a data center in Santa Clara, California, US(via REUTERS)
Startup Cerebras System's new AI supercomputer Andromeda is seen at a data center in Santa Clara, California, US(via REUTERS)
Updated on Nov 16, 2022 07:40 PM IST

Nasa awards $1.15 bn contract of 2nd Artemis moon lander to Elon Musk's SpaceX

SpaceX’s Elon Musk responded with another tweet. He wrote, “Much appreciated, SpaceX will not let NASA down!”

SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket with the Dragon spacecraft atop is seen as Space X and NASA prepare for the launch of the Crew-5 mission.(AFP)
SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket with the Dragon spacecraft atop is seen as Space X and NASA prepare for the launch of the Crew-5 mission.(AFP)
Published on Nov 16, 2022 05:06 PM IST

Forgot to log out of Netflix account at a hotel you stayed? Here's what to do

Netflix said that users will be watching content on the platform from other places during their trip. It pointed out that people forget to log out after checking a hotel or anywhere they might have logged in to their account.

Netflix said the remote logging out feature is for the users who probably travelled to some place, logged to their account at a hotel(Reuters file photo)
Netflix said the remote logging out feature is for the users who probably travelled to some place, logged to their account at a hotel(Reuters file photo)
Updated on Nov 16, 2022 04:14 PM IST

Know about these safety features in Uber app to secure your travel

Uber offers several safety features for its users to secure them during emergencies. These kinds of features enable users' access to the emergency button to report the complain directly to the company. Let's check these features in detail.

Uber is used extensively for travel during night hours.(Unsplash)
Uber is used extensively for travel during night hours.(Unsplash)
Published on Nov 16, 2022 02:32 PM IST

Tesla reports two new fatal crashes involving autopilot system: Report

NHTSA in June began releasing data provided by automakers on reports of crashes tied to driver assistance systems like Tesla's Autopilot.

A Tesla Model Y Long Range is displayed at the Tesla Gallery in Troy.(AP)
A Tesla Model Y Long Range is displayed at the Tesla Gallery in Troy.(AP)
Published on Nov 16, 2022 12:16 PM IST

Twitter’s $8 subscription plan will relaunch on this date

After the subscription model was rolled out, allowing people to purchase verification badges for $8, the social media platform swirled into chaos, flooded by a wave of imposter accounts and prompted authorities to pause the feature.

Elon Musk said that under the revamped moderation rules, changing verified names can lead to the loss of checkmarks if they do not meet Twitter’s standards. (REUTERS)
Elon Musk said that under the revamped moderation rules, changing verified names can lead to the loss of checkmarks if they do not meet Twitter’s standards. (REUTERS)
Published on Nov 16, 2022 06:49 AM IST

‘Fact, not claim’: Elon Musk says Twitter is slow in India

It all started with Musk's November 13 tweet in which he apologised for Twitter being slow in several countries.

Twitter is very slow in India, Indonesia & many other countries. This is fact, not claim, Musk tweeted(AP file photo)
Twitter is very slow in India, Indonesia & many other countries. This is fact, not claim, Musk tweeted(AP file photo)
Published on Nov 15, 2022 11:16 PM IST

Nasa to attempt Artemis 1 launch for fourth time today. How to watch live

Netizens are wondering how they can watch the livestreaming of the event. The window to view the launch with commentary is provided below.

NASA’s Artemis Missions target to send the first woman and first person of colour to the Moon as early as 2025.(screengrab/ Nasa)
NASA’s Artemis Missions target to send the first woman and first person of colour to the Moon as early as 2025.(screengrab/ Nasa)
Updated on Nov 16, 2022 04:50 AM IST

Google Play introduces UPI Autopay option in India: Report

The UPI Autopay was introduced by the National Payment Corporation of India (NPCI) back in July 2020. This feature allows customers to enable e-mandate using any UPI apps for recurring payments.

Google Play introduces UPI Autopay for payment of subscription-based purchases.(Reuters file photo. Representative image)
Google Play introduces UPI Autopay for payment of subscription-based purchases.(Reuters file photo. Representative image)
Published on Nov 15, 2022 05:57 PM IST

How to easily record WhatsApp calls on Android and iPhone

WhatsApp lacks feature of built-in call recording. Thus, if you want to record a WhatsApp call, then you have to use third party apps. Here, we have illustrated, how can you easily record WhatsApp calls on Android and iOS devices.

WhatsApp comes very handy in our professional work.(PTI)
WhatsApp comes very handy in our professional work.(PTI)
Published on Nov 15, 2022 05:34 PM IST

Musk calls this Twitter feature 'wastage of screen space', will end it soon

In another development, Musk wrote "Twitter is All the News" and added, “By the People, For the People”. Since his acquisition of the media giant, Twitter has undergone a series of changes, which are expected in the future as well.

Earlier, the 51-year-old billionaire tweeted how long does a Twitter feed take to load and refresh in different countries.(Reuters)
Earlier, the 51-year-old billionaire tweeted how long does a Twitter feed take to load and refresh in different countries.(Reuters)
Published on Nov 15, 2022 05:15 PM IST

German start-up tests device which can 'smell' wildfire even before flames erupt

Dryad states that this ultra-early fire detection technology senses smoke, hydrogen and other gases emitted by pyrolysis in the early stages of a wildfire, giving fire fighters valuable time and an opportunity to extinguish the fire before it spreads out of control.

Wildfires are huge source of pollution.(Representative Image/Photo by Marcus Kauffman on Unsplash)
Wildfires are huge source of pollution.(Representative Image/Photo by Marcus Kauffman on Unsplash)
Updated on Nov 15, 2022 03:19 PM IST

Apple accused of recording users' private activity without their consent: Report

A lawsuit contends that Apple’s iPhones and other devices have settings that aim to disable all tracking and sharing of app information, but the company still collects, tracks, and monetizes user’s data even after consumers have disabled sharing.

One of the primary differences between the iPhone 14 Plus and iPhone 14 Pro Max, are the cameras. (Vishal Mathur / HT Photo)
One of the primary differences between the iPhone 14 Plus and iPhone 14 Pro Max, are the cameras. (Vishal Mathur / HT Photo)
Published on Nov 15, 2022 01:36 PM IST

Is your Android screen lock safe? Cyber expert makes stunning claim: Report

David Schutz, the cybersecurity expert, has claimed that the vulnerability can allow anyone to bypass the screen lock feature and unlock the smartphone. According Schutz, all the miscreant needs is a SIM card and the access to the device to unlock it.

The best AndroidThe cyber security expert also demonstrated how he managed to unlock the Android device.(pexels.com)
The best AndroidThe cyber security expert also demonstrated how he managed to unlock the Android device.(pexels.com)
Updated on Nov 15, 2022 01:02 PM IST

Apple offers MacBook deals to businesses to boost sales: Report

The company is offering a discount of as much as 10% off its 14-inch and 16-inch MacBook Pros with M1-based chips, according to businesses and Apple retail employees. That tops the typical markdown given to small and midsize businesses.

In addition to trying to bolster MacBook Pro sales, Apple could be looking to clear out some inventory before new models appear(Vishal Mathur / HT Photo)
In addition to trying to bolster MacBook Pro sales, Apple could be looking to clear out some inventory before new models appear(Vishal Mathur / HT Photo)
Published on Nov 15, 2022 10:48 AM IST

iPhone 13 can be bought in less than 50,000. Check this limited time deal

The e-commerce website is offering bank offers on the iPhone’s purchase totalling up to 10% discount. For instance, buyers can claim Rs1,000 off on Axis Bank credit card non EMI transactions. Also there is instant discount of 5% on Flipkart Axis Bank card.

iPhone 13(Apple)
iPhone 13(Apple)
Published on Nov 14, 2022 08:30 PM IST

Google testing advertising apps for Play Store search: Report

According to a report by 9to5Google, the Play Store currently shows users the last four searches when they tap on the search field.

Google is testing advertising applications for the Play Store search. (Unsplash. Representative image)
Google is testing advertising applications for the Play Store search. (Unsplash. Representative image)
Published on Nov 14, 2022 08:21 PM IST

VLC Media Player's website no longer banned in India

The website was blocked earlier this year. However, there was no official statement announcing the ban.

VLC Media Player (Used only for representation)
VLC Media Player (Used only for representation)
Updated on Nov 14, 2022 07:53 PM IST

This Indian 5G smartphone costs less than 10,000

User can buy a 5G smartphone in low price. Lava Blaze 5G, launched by Indian smartphone maker Lava, can be bought in less than ₹10,000 for a limited time with a special offer.

Lava Blaze 5G(Lava)
Lava Blaze 5G(Lava)
Published on Nov 14, 2022 06:58 PM IST

Absence of computer affected mental health during Covid-19

The researchers argue that policymakers and public health officials need to recognise the risks of 'digital exclusion' to young people's mental health and prioritise ensuring equitable digital access.

Researchers have found relation between mental health and access to computer during pandemic.(Andrea Piacquadio)
Researchers have found relation between mental health and access to computer during pandemic.(Andrea Piacquadio)
Published on Nov 14, 2022 04:40 PM IST

Why Microsoft asked users to pause update to the latest Windows version?

Microsoft said affected platforms are on client side- Windows 11, version 22H2- and no server is affected. It recommended users to not update the operating system to this version.

Corporate signage of Microsoft Corp at Microsoft India Development Centre, in Noida.(Bloomberg)
Corporate signage of Microsoft Corp at Microsoft India Development Centre, in Noida.(Bloomberg)
Published on Nov 14, 2022 03:26 PM IST

'$13 million a year...': Musk's big claim on food service at Twitter HQ

Recently in a media report it is claimed that Elon Musk wants Twitter employees to pay for their lunch. However, He contended the accusation through multiple tweets.

New Twitter CEO Elon Musk (HT_PRINT)
New Twitter CEO Elon Musk (HT_PRINT)
Published on Nov 14, 2022 02:06 PM IST
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