US airstrike kills 5 Al Qaeda militants in Yemen

Aden, Yemen, Oct 20 : At least five militants of the Yemen-based Al Qaeda branch were killed when a US drone strike hit their vehicle in the country’s central province of al-Bayda on Thursday, a security official told Xinhua. “The pilotless aircraft hit a vehicle belonging to Al Qaeda group, destroying it and killing five […]

8th Gen Core processor family unique in every aspect: Intel

New Delhi, Oct 11 : The exclusivity in Intel’s 8th Generation Core processor family lies in every aspect — be it agility, performance or its ability to connect multiple devices — a top Intel executive said here on Wednesday. “Everything that I told you about 8th Generation Core processor — its performance for rich media, […]

Israeli spies alerted US about Russian hacking via Kaspersky’s software

San Francisco, Oct 11 : In an interesting turn of events, it has now come to light that Israeli intelligence officials told the US authorities about the Russian intrusion into their computers via Moscow-based Kaspersky Lab’s anti-virus software. According to a report in The New York Times, Israeli intelligence officials were spying on hackers linked […]

Fujifilm ‘X-E3’ mirrorless camera launched in India

New Delhi, Oct 11 : Expanding its X Series range of premium mirrorless digital cameras, Fujifilm India Pvt Ltd on Wednesday launched FUJIFILM “X-E3” in India. The camera is available in black and silver colours at a starting price of Rs 70,999 (for the body only). “X-E3” with “23mm F2” kit is priced at Rs […]

Over 5 million people download Google’s ‘Tez’ app

New Delhi, Oct 11 : Google’s digital payment app ‘Tez’ that was launched in India on September 18 has been downloaded five million times on Play Store. Within 24 hours of ‘Tez’ being launched, Google saw nearly 1.8 crore gross merchandise volume (GMV) done with over four lakh active users. Built on the Indian government-supported […]

Intex launches 2 affordable smartphones

Bengaluru, Oct 11 : Expanding its ‘Aqua Lions’ series, domestic handset maker Intex on Wednesday launched shatterproof “Aqua Lions X1” and “Aqua Lions X1+” smartphones at Rs 7,499 and Rs 8,499, respectively. Both the smartphones feature unbreakable displays and come with one-time screen replacement warranty offer valid for one year. “For this Diwali, we have […]