After the success of “Stories” feature on Instagram and WhatsApp, Facebook has begun testing the feature on its desktop site now. “Stories” are ephemeral posts that include photos or video that are visible for 24 hours before they disappear. According to a report in TechCrunch on Thursday, “Stories” feature on the desktop site is located…
To improve the quality of translations on its platform, Facebook has infused artificial intelligence (AI) into its translation services that account for more than 2,000 translation directions and 4.5 billion translations each day. With over two billion users, Facebook supports over 45 languages. “We recently switched from using phrase-based machine translation models to neural networks…
Xiaomi has overtaken the US-based Fitbit and Apple in the global wearable market by capturing 17 per cent share of the total 22 million units that were shipped in the second quarter this year. According to a research by Strategy Analytics on Thursday, global wearables shipments rose eight per cent annually from 20 million in…
Cognizant, the Nasdaq listed IT services company with a major presence in India, has reported a 16% sequential drop in net profit for the three months ending June, impacted by the voluntary separation plan. The company also saw its headcount decreasing by 4,400 during the quarter
NEW DELHI: Congress MP Shashi Tharoor today moved the Delhi High Court seeking direction to journalist Arnab Goswami and his news channel Republic TV to refrain from “misreporting” the case of his wife Sunanda Pushkar’s death.
LUCKNOW: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Thursday launched free wi-fi services at 74 bus stations, spread across 66 district headquarters in the state.
NEW DELHI: The Delhi High Court today asked for the Department of Telecommunications’ (DoT) view on Trai’s recommendation to impose a Rs 950-crore penalty on Idea Cellular for not providing interconnection to Reliance Jio (RJio).
NEW DELHI: Bharti Airtel, India’s leading telecom company by users, is considering expanding its partnership with handset brands, over-the-top (OTT) players and tying up with e-commerce players in a bid to retain subscribers and counter newcomer Reliance Jio’s bouquet of offerings.
The Bihar government will organise an information technology conclave in Patna on September 13 and 14 to showcase the work being done to make the state an investor-friendly destination for IT companies.
Bengaluru: Cognizant’s second-quarter revenue rose 3.5 per cent sequentially and the IT company raised the lower-end of its revenue range for the full year. But the company’s headcount fell by over 4,000 employees — the steepest drop among the top Indian IT outsourcers.