Qualcomm-led $20.2bn smartphone chip market in 2017

Qualcomm-led $20.2bn smartphone chip market in 2017 San Francisco, June 12 : As the global smartphone Applications Processor (AP) market declined 5 per cent (year-over-year) to reach $20.2 billion in 2017, Qualcomm was the leader with 42 per cent revenue shar

US Air Force deserter found after 35 years

US Air Force deserter found after 35 years San Francisco, June 11 : A man who deserted from the US Air Force in July 1983 has been finally caught in California — after 35 long years. William Howard Hughes Jr, who had

Extreme temperatures raise risk of work-related injuries

Extreme temperatures raise risk of work-related injuries London, June 11 : Extreme ambient temperatures increase the risk of occupational accidents, with women appearing to be more vulnerable to cold and men to heat, says a study.

Paralysed Indian worker flown back from UAE

Paralysed Indian worker flown back from UAE Abu Dhabi, June 11 : A 54-year-old Indian worker who was left completely paralysed after an accident in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has been flown back to India and reunited with his family.

Eminem denies using gunshot sound effects

Eminem denies using gunshot sound effects Los Angeles, June 11 : Eminem has denied using gunshot sound effects after he faced criticism regarding it from attendees at the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival. Eminem performed a

US F-15 fighter jet crashes into sea off Japan

US F-15 fighter jet crashes into sea off Japan Tokyo, June 11 : A US F-15 fighter jet crashed into the sea off Okinawa in Japan’s on Monday, with a Maritime Self-Defense Force (MSDF) helicopter rescuing the pilot, according to government officials here.

This technique can image over 10,000 genes at once

This technique can image over 10,000 genes at once   New York, June 10 : In a new breakthrough research, scientist have found a technique to image more than 10,000 genes at once within individual cells. The new technique, dubbed intron seqFISH –sequential fluoresce

MediaTek to focus on 4G segment in India in 2018, 5G globall...

MediaTek to focus on 4G segment in India in 2018, 5G globally: CFO   Taipei (Taiwan), June 10 : While it pushes 5G in the global markets in 2018, mobile chipset maker MediaTek will, in India, continue to focus on the 4G segment, David Ku, the firm’s Chief Financial Office

Google asks users to help spot spam in Search

Google asks users to help spot spam in Search   San Francisco, June 10 : Google took action on nearly 90,000 user reports of spam in its Search in 2017 and has now asked more users to come forward and help the tech giant spot and squash spam. According to Juan Felipe Rin

‘NAFTA talks could lead to trilateral deal or two separate...

‘NAFTA talks could lead to trilateral deal or two separate agreements’ Quebec City, June 10 : Renegotiations on the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) could lead to a new trilateral trade deal with substantial changes or two separate trade agreements, US President Donald Trump said on Saturday.

UAE free zone welcomes Afghan bank as new member

UAE free zone welcomes Afghan bank as new member   Dubai, June 10 : The United Arab Emirates’ (UAE) biggest free zone Dubai Multi Commodities Center (DMCC) welcomed Islamic Bank of Afghanistan as its newest member, DMCC said on on Saturday. The bank, Afghanistan

S. Korea denies an on-pitch rift between players in Bolivia ...

S. Korea denies an on-pitch rift between players in Bolivia tuneup Leogang (Austria), June 8 : South Korea on Friday denied rumours of a rift between two national football team players after they appeared to be exchanging heated words during their World Cup t

Juventus buy Brazilian winger Costa from Bayern

Juventus buy Brazilian winger Costa from Bayern Turin, June 8 : Juventus have announced the signing of winger Douglas Costa from Bayern Munich on a permanent basis for 40 million euros ($47 million) after the Brazilian international impressed during his loan

US kindergarteners learn ‘Lockdown’ rhyme

US kindergarteners learn ‘Lockdown’ rhyme New York, June 8 : The mother of a five-year-old girl in the US shared a picture of a rhyme that teaches toddlers how to prepare for a mass shooting, that has gone viral with people expressing outrage, med

TCL launches BlackBerry KEY2 with dual rear cameras

TCL launches BlackBerry KEY2 with dual rear cameras New York, June 8 : China-based TCL Corporation that manufactures and markets BlackBerry-branded smartphones, has launched the BlackBerry KEY2 at an event here. “Blac