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  • Suzuki posts 46% drop in first-quarter profit on slowing India demand
    Suzuki posts 46% drop in first-quarter profit on slowing India demand
    The Suzuki logo is seen during the first press day of the Paris auto show, in Paris, France on October 2, 2018. (REUTERS File Photo)   TOKYO, August 5 (Reuters): Suzuki Motor Corp on Monday reported a 46.2% fall in first-quarter operating profit…
  • Windows 7 users opting out before Microsoft ends support
    San Francisco, August 5 (IANS): A few months before Microsoft ends support for its Windows 7 operating system (OS), the older OS experienced a large drop in July.   In July, user-base of Windows 7 dropped 3.6 per cent -- down to 31.8 per cent --…
  • Samsung likely to unveil 2 Galaxy Note devices, all-new S Pen
    New York, August  5 (IANS): For the first time, Samsung Electronics is set to unveil two Galaxy Note devices -- Galaxy Note 10 and Galaxy Note10 Plus -- here on August 7 that would take performance and productivity on-the-go to the next level, while…
  • Redmi K20, Redmi K20 Pro go on open sale in India
    New Delhi, August 5 (IANS): Xiaomi's recently launched smartphones under the Redmi sub-brand -- Redmi K20 and Redmi K20 Pro -- are on open sale in India across Mi.com and Flipkart starting on Monday.   The devices would also be available across…
  • Facebook, Instagram down for many users
    San Francisco, August 5 (IANS): Users from different parts of the world took to Twitter on Sunday to report problems using Facebook and Instagram.   "So Facebook isn't uploading videos this morning? (at least it's not working here)," tweeted Sean…
  • Huawei's foldable phone Mate X to hit shelves in Sept
    Beijing, August 5 (IANS): Chinese smartphone manufacturer Huawei's foldable phone Mate X, which is expected to launch during Huawei Developer Conference in the coming days, is all set to go on sale from next month.   However, the company would be…
  • Auto industry may further cut production
    New Delhi, August 4 (IANS): After denting the auto sector's profitability, the consumption slowdown along with the upcoming shift to BS VI standards will further decelerate production, leading to eventual job losses.   Industry insiders point out…
  • Google bets big with several 'India first' features
    New Delhi, August 4 (IANS): From alerting Google Maps users when their vehicle goes off-route to partnering with the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs for the "Loo Review" campaign, the bullish search engine giant has had a history of building…
  • Vistara to stretch wings in Thailand, Nepal
    New Delhi, August 4 (IANS): India's only full-service private carrier Vistara plans to add destinations in Thailand and Nepal to its international network by the year-end.   According to industry sources, the airline which is just about to…
  • Apple looks at Indian smartphone market with new glasses
    New Delhi, August 4 (IANS): Tim Cook has an interesting connection with India. A big believer in the Indian middle class, Cook last visited the country officially in May 2016 and since then, we hear him praising the country from his Cupertino-…
  • India's biggest carmaker Maruti Suzuki cuts temporary jobs as sales plunge
    India's biggest carmaker Maruti Suzuki cuts temporary jobs as sales plunge
    Labourers walk along a street next to a Maruti Suzuki India Ltd. manufacturing plant in Manesar in the northern state of Haryana on August 2. (REUTERS Photo)   MANESAR/NEW DELHI, August 3 (Reuters): India’s biggest automaker, Maruti Suzuki India…
  • Amazon in talks to buy stake in India's Reliance Retail: sources
    Amazon in talks to buy stake in India's Reliance Retail: sources
    A woman walks past a poster of Reliance Industries installed outside the venue of the company's annual general meeting in Mumbai on June 7, 2012. (REUTERS File Photo)     NEW DELHI, August 3 (Reuters): Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) is in talks with…
  • RBI imposes Rs 11 cr fine on seven PSBs for violating norms
    Mumbai, August 3 (PTI): The Reserve Bank on Friday said it has imposed a collective penalty of Rs 11 crore on seven public sector banks for violating norms on current account opening.   Allahabad Bank and Bank of Maharashtra have been imposed a…
  • iPhones to get $100 costlier after US' new China tariffs
    iPhones to get $100 costlier after US' new China tariffs
    Washington, August 3 (IANS): Apple iPhones would be around $100 more expensive in the US once new 10 per cent tariff on $300 billion in goods imported from China comes into place from September 1.   "iPhone sales in the US, China and other markets…
  • Facebook to add its name to WhatsApp, Instagram
    Facebook to add its name to WhatsApp, Instagram
    San Francisco, August 3 (IANS): In a first step towards merging all its platforms into one unified experience for users, Facebook is adding its name to Instagram and WhatsApp.   Instagram will soon become "Instagram from Facebook" and WhatsApp…
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