Instagram tells users not to embed photos on other websites

San Francisco: Instagram has made it clear that people will need permission to use ..

History in the making: SpaceX propels two NASA astronauts into orbit
Historic SpaceX launch postponed because of stormy weather
Twitter introduces new labels, warnings to fight COVID-19 rumours

Sree Chitra develops small emergency ventilator system

Thiruvananthapuram: Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology has developed an emergency ventilator system ..

Chaithra Satheesan

Kerala woman among US team that developed COVID-19 rapid testing kit

Payyannur (Kannur): A Keralite woman is among the US team that developed the first Rapid Point-of-Care COVID-19 kit that is capable ..


WhatsApp sees 40% increase in usage in time of pandemic

London: As COVID-19 pandemic envelopes the world, WhatsApp has seen a 40 per cent increase in usage, according to a study by Kantar, ..


WhatsApp to bring self-destructing messages soon: Report

San Francisco: Facebook-owned WhatsApp after launching the much-awaited 'Dark Mode' feature for its users is now reportedly ..


Twitter bans dehumanising posts on age, disability, disease

San Francisco:Twitter has expanded its rules around hate speech to include language that dehumanises people on the basis of their age, ..


Twitter begins testing disappearing tweets called 'Fleets'

San Francisco:Taking inspiration from Snapchat "Stories", Twitter has started testing its own version of disappearing posts ..


WhatsApp launches Dark Mode for both iPhone and Android

New Delhi: Facebook-owned WhatsApp on Tuesday announced to roll out the much-awaited 'Dark Mode' feature on both iPhone and ..


India badly needs 'desi' Facebook, will Modi deliver?

New Delhi: Hours after Prime Minister Narendra Modi put out a cryptic message about his next step regarding his presence on social ..

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FB, Twitter, Google threaten to suspend services in Pakistan

Islamabad: A coalition comprising digital media giants Facebook, Google and Twitter (among others) have spoken out against the new ..

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Software company SAP shuts India offices after Swine Flu scare

German software giant SAP on Thursday shut down their offices in India for an "extensive sanitation" after two employees ..


Facebook's official accounts on Twitter, Instagram hacked

San Francisco: The official Twitter accounts of Facebook and its messaging app Messenger were hacked and the cybercriminals posted ..


No proposal to link social media users' profiles with Aadhaar: Govt

New Delhi:The government on Wednesday said there is no proposal to link social media profiles of users with their Aadhaar numbers and ..


ISRO's GSAT-30 satellite successfully launched aboard Ariane rocket

Bengaluru: India's "high power" communication satellite GSAT-30, aimed at providing high-quality television, telecommunications ..

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Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey says he eats only seven meals a week, just dinner

In an update to his eccentric food habits, Twitter CEO has now revealed that he eats seven meals in a week, just dinner. In an YouTube ..

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In a first, mobile app developed for electricity meter reading in Kerala

Thrissur: For the first time in Kerala, an android application has been developed for electricity meter reading. The new system is ..


PM urges young scientists to 'innovate, patent, produce and prosper'

Bengaluru: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday called on young scientists of India to "Innovate, Patent, Produce and Prosper," ..

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India to launch communication satellite on January 17

Bengaluru: India will launch a heavy communication satellite Gsat-30 on January 17 from Kourou space centre in French Guiana on board ..


Chandrayaan-3 launch may happen next year: ISRO

Bengaluru:The ISRO on Wednesday announced that work on the country's third lunar mission, Chandrayaan-3 was on and the launch ..


PM catches glimpse of solar eclipse via live stream from Kozhikode

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said that though he could not witness the solar eclipse due to cloud cover in the ..

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Don't do this during today's solar eclipse

When the annular solar eclipse takes place on December 26, sky watchers should use safe viewing equipment and proper techniques to ..

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Solar eclipse begins, first visible from Cheruvathur

Cheruvathur: The annual solar eclipse which will be seen today in parts of Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Karnataka occurs when the moon comes ..


Another Malayali may helm ISRO, S Somanath shortlisted: Reports

Thiruvananthapuram: Another Malayali may helm ISRO. There are reports that director of Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre S Somanath is being ..

Sundar Pichai

Sundar Pichai gets whopping $242mn stock package in new role

San Francisco: Alphabet and Google CEO Sundar Pichai will take home $240 million stock package ($90 million of it tied to Alphabet's ..

Google warns Indian users about data breach via Chrome bug

Google warns Indian users about data breach via Chrome bug

New Delhi: Several Indian users were left nervous on Thursday after witnessing pop-ups on their mobile and desktop screens as they ..


PSLV-C48 carrying RISAT-2BR1 lifts off from Sriharikota

Sriharikota(AP):The Indian Space Research Organisation's workhorse rocket PSLV-C48 blasted off from the spaceport here on Wednesday, ..

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Countdown begins for launch of spy satellite RISAT-2BR1

Chennai: The countdown for the Wednesday evening launch of India's latest spy satellite RISAT-2BR1 and nine foreign satellites ..


Women using Instagram to cope with miscarriage distress: Study

New York: Despite its common occurrence, there is still a lot of stigma surrounding miscarriage and many women find that their emotional ..

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WhatsApp now gets call waiting, but no call holding

San Francisco: Facebook-owned WhatsApp has become the latest Voice over Internet Protocol services provider to support call waiting ..

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Autos shift gear to electric mode

Balussery: Electric vehicles are gaining a stronger ground in many small cities as bid to reduce air pollution gains momentum. Baburaj, ..

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Pichai becomes Alphabet CEO as Google co-founders step down

San Francisco: Signalling the end of an era, Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin have decided to relinquish their current ..

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NASA finds Vikram moon lander's debris

New York: NASA has found the crash site and debris of India's Chandrayaan-2 Vikram moon lander following a tip from an Indian space ..

Artificial Intelligence: Reality & Thoughts

All automation should have manual over-ride: Prof. P J Narayanan, Director, IIIT-Hyderabad

Kozhikode: Any automation should have manual over-ride, said P J Narayanan, Director, International Institute of Information Technology, ..

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Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey uses DuckDuckGo over Google

San Francisco: Twitter founder and CEO Jack Dorsey recently revealed that he has stopped using Google and moved to its rival DuckDuckGo ..


Israeli scientists develop bacteria which "eat" carbon dioxide

Jerusalem: Israeli researchers have developed bacteria fed only with carbon dioxide, the Weizmann Institute of Science (WIS) in central ..


India's PSLV rocket lifts-off with Cartosat-3 and 13 US satellites

Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh): India's Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle-XL (PSLV-XL) rocket carrying advanced earth observation satellite ..


Google will pay you $1.5 mn for finding bugs in Pixel phones

Google has announced to pay $1 million as top award to security researchers who can find a unique bug in its Pixel series of smartphones ..


Mars 2020 landing site could preserve signs of past life

New York: The landing site of the Mars 2020 rover that NASA plans to launch next year could preserve signs of ancient life on the Red ..


Amazon launches 'Project Zero' in India to block counterfeits

New Delhi: In a bid to ensure that customers receive authentic goods when shopping on Amazon. Amazon on Tuesday announced to bring ..


Rare Deer-like animal rediscovered in Vietnam

A very rare species of small, deer-like animal thought to be on the verge of extinction has been spotted in the northwestern jungle ..

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E-auto, e-rickshaw revolution to begin soon; 5 companies to manufacture e-vehicles

Thrissur: As part of the electric vehicle revolution, five companies have come forward to manufacture e-autos and e-rickshaws in the ..


Anu Abraham and Manjusha George bag IMA media awards

Thiruvananthapuram: Anu Abraham, sub-editor at Mathrubhumi Kozhikode unit and Manjusha George, senior producer at Mathrubhumi News ..


US launches review of China-owned video app TikTok: Reports

Washington: Multiple published reports say that the US government has launched a national-security review of the China-owned video ..

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Do not overlook Cybersecurity

Someone once said a secure computer is a dead computer that is unplugged from the wall. While hardware, software, and telecom companies ..


Malayali researchers pave way for early detection of Alzheimer's disease

Kozhikode: Malayali researchers have developed a system to identify Alzheimer's in its initial stage. Researchers opine that although ..