Prajeet Nair

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Former Google AI chief joins Apple to make Siri better

Google's former artificial intelligence and search head, John Giannandrea stepped down from his post on Tuesday.

Anand Mahindra offers to fund desi social network; gets rave response

Mahindra group Chairman tweeted that he is willing to provide seed funds for a desi social networking platform that is 'widely owned and professionally managed and willingly regulated'.

Facebook-Cambridge Analytica fiasco: The complete timeline and Zuckerberg, Sandberg apologies

Mark Zuckerberg, the founder of Facebook on Wednesday wrote an apology stating about the whole fiasco. Here is also the timeline of the events unfolded from Data Analytica's time in Facebook to the complete ban of it.  

Google to ban cryptocurrency ads: No ICOs, wallets and trading advice

Google will bans advertisements on cryptocurrencies starting from June. Post announcement, Bitcoin fell to its lowest price since February.

 

SC: No need to link Aadhaar to mobile, bank account until final judgement

On Tuesday, the Supreme Court of India said that the linking of Aadhaar to bank, mobile and welfare schemes is not mandatory.

Trump puts a stop on Broadcom's takeover of Qualcomm

US President Donald Trump on Monday called off the USD 117 bn takeover by microchip maker Broadcom of Qualcomm, halting what could have been the biggest takeover of the technology sector.

IKEA appoints Peter Betzel as the new India CEO

Peter Betzel will lead the Swedish furnishing company's expansion into India, beginning with the upcoming launch of the first IKEA store in Hyderabad, this year.

IIT Bombay alumnus Parag Agrawal appointed as Twitter CTO

Micro-blogging site Twitter appoints Parag Agrawal as the new CTO.

Facebook bans cryptocurrency ads; calls them deceptive, misleading

The social media platform Facebook has scrapped all the cryptocurrency and ICO ads, stating misleading or deceptive ads have no place on Facebook.

Airtel to soon provide uninterrupted in-flight connectivity

Bharti Airtel joins hands with Seamless Alliance, to offer high speed data connectivity to mobile users even when they are up in the air.

In-flight connectivity: 5 critical concerns for airline operators

With increasing demand for in-flight connectivity, the challenge of breach is higher in air. Here is what the service providers will have to keep in mind.

CDSL to safeguard mark sheets and other important certificates

The Government of India nominated CDSL to operate the National Academic Depository (NAD) which will hold academic awards like mark sheets and other important certificates.