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Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan today joined a select group of world leaders who have graced India’s Republic Day celebrations in the last few decades. Al Nahyan, who was the Chief Guest at the 68th Republic Day celebrations, watched the impressive parade at the majestic Rajpath along with Prime Minister Narendra Modi besides the country’s top political and military brass. Last year, French President Francois Hollande was the Chief Guest of the parade while in 2015, US President Barack Obama, who demitted office lastRead More
Hyderabad: Software services major Salesforce plans to add 1,000 jobs in Hyderabad by 2020, making the city one of its largest engineering and customer success centers globally. The company, which opened a new Center of Excellence (CoE) in the city on Tuesday, will expand its team of enterprise software engineers and customer success representatives in Hyderabad . Telangana Minister for Marketing T. Harish Rao inaugurated the CoE in the presence of US Consul General Katherine B. Hadda and Salesforce President, Technology and Product, Srinivas Tallapragada. The company said cloud computingRead More
NEW DELHI: Ahead of Republic Day celebrations on Thursday, Delhi has been brought under ground-to-air security cover following intelligence warnings of a terror attack through air. There have been inputs recently that terror groups like the Pakistan-based Lashkar-e-Taiba may be planning to charter helicopters to launch an attack on important personalities during the parade. Intelligence agencies have also cautioned that Pakistan-based terror groups may use Afghan IDs to sneak into India and carry out attacks. The police are using anti-drone technology to guard against any aerial attack. Security men willRead More
NEW DELHI: The BJP has said that its senior leader Kailash Vijayvargiya, known for making controversial remarks, was indulging in word play to make a comment on black money when he seemed to attack actor Shah Rukh Khan in a tweet now pinned to the politician’s Twitter page. Mr Vijayvargiya, 60, seemed to have weighed in on Shah Rukh Khan’s Raees versus Hrithik Roshan’s Kaabil, two films releasing on the same day in a mega clash this week, when he tweeted, “Those Raees (rich) who are not loyal to theRead More
BENGALURU:  In a large warehouse-like office just outside Bengaluru, it’s a busy day at work for people at this start-up. By the end of this year, Team Indus – a cluster of young scientists, techies and retired experts from ISRO (Indian Space Research Organisation), must land their spacecraft on the moon. That’s if they hope to win 30 million dollars. They do – and not without reason. In 2015, Team Indus won a million dollars for the landing technology that will be used by its robot on the moon.  ButRead More

Posted On January 20, 2017By telanganaIn Technology

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 Review

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 is here, continuing the company’s tradition of launching phones with good specifications at low price tags. The strategy has paid off spectacularly, as Xiaomi crossed the $1 billion revenue milestone in India last year. While the company’s vast product portfolio now includes fitness bands, earphones, air purifiers, power banks, and other devices, smartphones continue to be the stars, and the Redmi series – of which the Redmi Note 4 is the newest member – has been a key contributor to its success. The Xiaomi RedmiRead More
Reliance Jio is rumoured to be planning the launch of 4G VoLTE-enabled feature phones, priced between Rs. 999 and Rs. 1,500. Now, an anonymous tipster has sent an image to Gadgets 360, said to be of a Reliance Jio VoLTE feature phone. The Reliance Jio VoLTE feature phone image of the purported was not accompanied by any other details. All that’s visible in the Reliance Jio VoLTE feature phone leaked imaged is the presence of four buttons below the display and above the alphanumeric keyboard, corresponding to the MyJio, JioTV,Read More
Even though Google showcased the fully revamped notifications system in Android Nougat several months ago, WhatsApp notifications had not been optimised for the latest version of Android till now. However, the messaging app has finally joined the bandwagon as WhatsApp now features full support for Android Nougat’s notifications with beta version 2.17.13. WhatsApp v2.17.13 beta for Android, available via the Google Play beta program, shows all unread messages from a single conversation are shown and not just the latest message unlike earlier. Your Quick Reply message will now not disappearRead More
Chinese handset maker Lenovo has announced a price cut for its Lenovo Z2 Plus smartphone in India. Effective from Monday noon (12pm IST), the Lenovo Z2 Plus’s price will start at Rs. 14,999 (for the 32GB model), down from the launch price of Rs. 17,999 – a price cut of Rs. 3,000. The 64GB model of the Lenovo Z2 Plus (Review) will now be available at Rs. 17,499, down from the launch price of Rs. 19,999 – a discount of Rs. 2,500 – and will now also be stocked byRead More
WhatsApp has denied the reports that encrypted messages on its platform can be read or intercepted, saying it has a design decision relating to message delivery, with new keys being generated for offline users in order to ensure messages do not get lost in transit. The Guardian reported on Friday that a security vulnerability that can be used to allow Facebook and others to intercept and read encrypted messages has been found within its WhatsApp messaging service. “The Guardian posted a story this morning claiming that an intentional design decisionRead More