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BlackBerry, Once a Phone Innovator, To Stop Making Its Own Hardware

BlackBerry plans to stop making its signature smartphones internally, signaling a strategic shift for a company that built its reputation on innovative smartphone technology. Rather, all development for BlackBerry-branded phones will be left to BlackBerry’s partners, which will license BlackBerry’s technology and brand, while the Canadian company concentrates on growing its software business. “We believe that this is the best ... Read More »

Europol Warns of Worst Cybercrime Threats

The European Union’s law enforcement agency, Europol, issued a warning today regarding the cybercrime threat landscape, particularly threats emanating from the so-called ?EU?Darknet.” Produced by Europol, the ?EU?2016 Internet Organized Crime Threat Assessment?EU? report, outlines the biggest threats online. The annual report concluded that techniques that have normally been associated with cybercrime are now extending into other crime and threat ... Read More »

Microsoft: Windows 10 Is Now Installed on More than 400 Million Devices

Fourteen months after Microsoft released Windows 10, its “last” Windows version ever, the company said the new operating system is now running on more than 400 million devices around the world. That’s an increase of more than 50 million since Microsoft last updated its usage figures earlier this year. Calling the OS “the most secure Windows,” Yusuf Mehdi, corporate vice ... Read More »

Do Consumers Even Want Autonomous Cars?

If Ford, Volvo, GM and Uber are to be believed, self-driving cars will soon dominate our roads and car ownership will be a thing of the past. If regular consumers are to be believed, automakers need to hold their horses, because people aren’t ready for a self-driving future. Those are the findings from a new survey commissioned by Kelley Blue ... Read More »

Aetna Insurance Will Subsidize the Apple Watch

Aetna is working on writing apps that can be used on iPhones, iPads and Apple Watches to encourage customers to take their medications, seek support groups for their diagnoses, or pay their premiums with Apple Wallet. The apps will be available in early 2017. In preparation, Aetna announced Tuesday that it will offer subsidized Apple Watches to employees and large-employer ... Read More »

DJI Shrinks and Simplifies Its New Mavic Pro Drone

The top civilian drone maker’s latest model is small enough to slip into purses and controllable with just a smartphone. The Mavic Pro represents a significant leap for Chinese start-up DJI, whose Phantom and Inspire offerings dominate the camera drone market. The unveiling of the Mavic Pro on Tuesday, a week after action camera maker GoPro released its Karma drone ... Read More »

Only Gutkha is Banned. No Ban by Supreme Court on Chewing Tobacco, Cigarette or Beedi

Smokeless Tobacco Federation of India which is an Association established in order to promote and protect the trade, commerce and industries in India connected with tobacco and allied products have contradicted the report in some newspaper which suggested that Hon’ble Supreme Court vide its order dated 23.09.2016 has banned Chewing Tobacco in all forms.     Since the last two ... Read More »

HDFC ERGO Organizes the First HDFC ERGO Insurance Awareness Award Junior – Quiz for the GenZ

HDFC ERGO General Insurance Company, India’s leading non-life insurer, organized a novel quiz competition, the HDFC ERGO Insurance Awareness Award Junior – Quiz, for the school students of Mumbai. The quiz, conducted on the 14th Foundation Day of HDFC ERGO, is a first-of-its-kind, which witnessed G. D. Somani Memorial School emerge as the winner to bag the prize with Rs. ... Read More »

Top Industry Experts Discuss Trends and Usage of America’s Original Superfruit, US Cranberries

With the aim to raise awareness and knowledge of US cranberries, the US Cranberry Marketing Committee (CMC) organized a seminar in Mumbai on the versatility, availability and utilization of America’s Original Superfruit™ among industrial ingredient users in India. Rich in Vitamin C, fiber and antioxidants, these tiny berries have been favorites among the healthy food lovers for some time now. ... Read More »

Airtel Announces Free Incoming Calls on International Roaming

The new IR packs come with validity options of one day and 30 days. Airtel to launch a new 10 days pack by mid-October to provide added option to customers Now roam for only $10 with a fully loaded one day pack. Roaming for a full month at just $75 with bundles of data and calling benefits; no need to ... Read More »