Google is merging Chrome OS into an Android

Google is merging Chrome OS into an Android

Google is reportedly merging its Android and Chrome OS into a single operating system, which will be revealed next year. The final OS is expected to eventually debut in 2017. The tech giant is reportedly assimilating Chrome OS into Android for PCs, although Google reps have since stated that both platforms will continue to exist […]

ICANN were hacked in late November

Global Internet authority ICANN that allocates IP addresses and domain names for the Internet has reportedly been hacked. According to The Verge, the US-administered non-profit has said that its internal systems were breached following a spear phishing attack in late November. The unsuspecting employees gave up their credentials after they received e-mails from the organisation’s […]

Website name booking in Hindi proposed from Aug 15 for Rs 350.

(Zeal Web Technologies) New Delhi : Individuals of companies which are interested in owning a website with domain name in Hindi language would be able to book the name in Hindi script from next month. “Domain (website) name booking in Hindi script is proposed to be launched from August 15 subject to approval from higher authorities. […]

The world’s thinnest smartphones

Gionee, an 11-year old Chinese handset brand, on Monday launched the world’s slimmest smartphone, Gionee ELIFE S5.5 in India at a price point of Rs 22,999. Considering India a growing market for rising smartphones sales, the company’s smartphone is set to hit retail stores from April 27, the second launch market after China. Here is […]

IIT Delhi graduate develops tools to counter cyber attacks

Sanjam Garg, a graduate of the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, has won the 2013 Doctoral Dissertation Award for developing a technique to protect against cyber attacks. He will receive the award presented by the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) and its $20,000 prize at the annual ACM awards banquet on June 21, in San […]

Google launches new Helpouts app for iOS

Google has reportedly launched Helpouts app for iOS. According to TC, Helpouts for iOS works like Helpouts on the web, offering users the ability to connect to any of the free video chats made available on the Google-powered platform. Helpouts was introduced last year by Google to let people connect with experts for paid or […]

Public urged to reset all passwords:Heart Bleed SSL Bug

Several tech firms are urging people to change all their passwords after the discovery of a major security flaw. The Yahoo blogging platform Tumblr has advised the public to “change your passwords everywhere – especially your high-security services like email, file storage and banking”. Security advisers have given similar warnings about the Heartbleed Bug. It follows news that […]