23 Nov 2019Amazon
2019 Black Friday sales: Here's how to shop from India
As we all know it, Black Friday is the biggest shopping day of the year in the US. The mega sale event is celebrated one day after Thanksgiving and for 2019, it will take place on November 29.
01 Nov 2019India
A Singaporean company bought (unicorn) ShopClues for peanuts
ShopClues, a once-popular marketplace in India's online shopping space, has been acquired by Singapore-based e-commerce platform Qoo10 in an all-stock deal.
12 Oct 2019Facebook
Why eBay, Mastercard, Visa ditched Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency project
When Facebook announced Libra in June, it had promised a digital token for personal and store payments.
27 Sep 2019Robots
A humongous 15-ton battle robot is on sale on eBay
Are you up for buying a humongous battle robot?
21 Aug 2019Italy
Couple takes sand from Italy beach, faces jail for 'stealing'
If you've ever been to a beach, you might have felt the impulse to pick up seashells, or fill up a bottle with sand to take home.
04 Jul 2019Porsche 911
This man is building a 3D-printed Lamborghini Aventador at home
A physicist is building a full-scale model of Lamborghini Aventador using 3D-printing.
18 May 2019India
Most cyber-attack vulnerable Indian cities: Is yours on the list?
Two years ago, the world witnessed WannaCry, one of the most devastating cyberattacks that compromised hundreds of thousands of computers in a few hours.
20 Apr 2019World
68-million-year-old baby T-rex listed on eBay, scientists infuriated
Fossils are the gift of nature, an opportunity to imagine living creatures as they were before the evolution of the human kind.
19 Apr 2019Florida
29-year-old man in relationship with robot, plans to marry it
Love for machines is real, but sometimes it could go up to a point where things may seem hard to believe.
08 Mar 2019Germany
Authorities seize family's dog over unpaid taxes, sell it online
Heard of "legal" dog tax? If not, this is news for you.
05 Feb 2019Business
14-year-old boy builds online toy empire, earns Rs. 14L/year
E-commerce websites have given rise to many success stories of entrepreneurs, irrespective of their age and gender.
30 Nov 2018United States of America
Vibrator free with boots? Woman's re-selling plan goes horribly wrong
Don't we all love unintentional surprise gifts? A Rs. 100 note from your jeans' backpocket, or free dessert from a restaurant.
22 Nov 2018Binny Bansal
I-T Dept issues notices to Sachin, Binny Bansal over Flipkart-Walmart-deal
Flipkart founders Sachin Bansal and Binny Bansal have been issued notices by the Income Tax Department, asking them to disclose their total earnings arising out of Walmart-Flipkart deal.
09 Oct 2018United States of America
Man puts girlfriend on sale, bid reaches Rs. 68 lakh
What do you do when you're angry with your partner? You ignore them, don't talk to them or worse, dump them. But not Dale Leeks.
05 Oct 2018Facebook
Stolen Facebook logins selling on dark web for just $3
A number of Facebook accounts compromised in the recent data breach have been spotted on the dark web, selling for just $3 (Rs. 220).
31 Aug 2018Justin Bieber
5 weirdest things ever sold on eBay
While eBay was primarily an e-commerce platform in India, the company's global reputation stems from it being one of the best auction sites in the world.
30 Aug 2018iPhone
Here's your chance to own iPhone's 1st Generation Prototype
If you're an Apple fan and want to own a piece of Apple history, there's news for you.
24 Jul 2018India
#EndOfAnEra: Flipkart to shutdown eBay.in in August
According to ToI, Flipkart is all set to shutdown one of India's oldest e-commerce sites, eBay.in, marking the end of an era.
11 Jul 2018Football
Football: US hedge fund Elliott takes over AC Milan
7-time European champions AC Milan have new owners as US hedge fund Elliott Management made an announcement of taking over the Italian club.
05 Dec 2017Russia News
UK: Vladimir Putin calendars sold out, but who's buying them?
Russian media outlets have claimed that calendars featuring President Vladimir Putin's photographs in various poses have reportedly been selling like hot cakes in the UK.
28 Oct 2017India
iPhone X sold out within minutes: A redemption for Apple?
Amid dwindling sales and falling stocks, Apple might have hit gold with its latest offering: the new iPhone X, costing around Rs. 1L, was sold out within minutes of opening pre-orders.
12 Sep 2017iPhone
iPhone, a concept that was supposed to fail
When the iPhone first came out, several tech pundits vehemently brushed it aside saying that it will never work. Well, to put it across bluntly, it did.
30 Aug 2017Iran
The rise of Iranian-Americans in the tech industry
The appointment of long time Expedia CEO Dara Khosrowshahi as the new Uber CEO underscores a larger phenomena happening in America for some time now - the rise of Iranian-Americans in the tech industry.
01 Aug 2017Flipkart
eBay closes sale of India arm to Flipkart
Four months after announcement of the sale, Flipkart has closed the acquisition of eBay's India arm.
18 Jul 2017Google
Google Glass is back, in a new overhauled avatar
Proving us all wrong, Google Glass is alive and well. Although it didn't live up to the earlier hype of being the portable computer that the company marketed it to be, it's doing fabulously in its new role.
25 May 2017Donald Trump
Amazon CEO donates $1 million for the Freedom of Press
Jeff Bezos, Amazon CEO donated $1 million to the Reporters Committee for the Freedom of the Press.
10 Apr 2017Flipkart
Flipkart raises investments from Tencent, Microsoft; buys eBay.in
Flipkart has raised investments worth $1.4bn from Tencent, eBay and Microsoft, at a post-transaction valuation of $11.6bn.
06 Apr 2017Flipkart
Flipkart's mergers if okayed, starts the proper e-commerce war
The market is currently ripe with rumours regarding two major Flipkart mergers - one with eBay and another with Snapdeal.
21 Mar 2017Flipkart
Flipkart secures $1 billion in funding, eyes $1 billion more
Flipkart manages to secure $1billion in funding in a bid to stay ahead of the competition.
29 Nov 2016India
Modi asks BJP members to submit bank details
PM Modi directed all BJP MPs and MLAs to submit details of their bank accounts so that suspicious transactions post November 8 can be tracked.
30 Aug 2016India
India beating China in the world of operating systems
While China has failed to come out with a successful regional operating system, India's indigenous Indus OS has shown phenomenal growth in the last 2 years.
02 Aug 2016India
The Kumbh Mela experiment to advance predictive analysis
The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO), the Government of India, and two Indian startups - Tarah Technologies and Aarav Unmanned Systems - collected a huge amount of data during the Kumbh Mela 2016 for research purposes.