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#CareerBytes: Top online courses that techies are pursuing on Coursera

15 Jan 2020

Career
#CareerBytes: Top online courses that techies are pursuing on Coursera

E-learning has been on the rise in recent years, and online courses have become hugely popular, especially in the tech field.

Five successful Indian-origin CEOs in Silicon Valley to know about

03 Jan 2020

Business
Five successful Indian-origin CEOs in Silicon Valley to know about

Indians have been making a mark in the global tech space for many decades, playing an important role in the industry and contributing in various ways.

Venice sees worst floods in 50 years; 70% city submerged

18 Nov 2019

World
Venice sees worst floods in 50 years; 70% city submerged

On Sunday, Venice was hit by a record third major tide in one week, while other parts of Italy faced a series of weather woes, ranging from high winds to avalanche.

Five famous and successful IIT-Madras alumni you should know about

10 Jul 2019

India
Five famous and successful IIT-Madras alumni you should know about

Indian Institute of Technology, Madras (IIT-Madras) is one of the most prestigious and sought-after institutes for quality technical education in the country.

You can spy back on your smart devices like Echo

28 Apr 2019

Technology
You can spy back on your smart devices like Echo

Smart home devices are known to collect/share information with third-parties to improve your experience as well as to serve adverts.

Know all about Shloka Mehta, Mukesh Ambani's daughter-in-law

12 Feb 2019

India
Know all about Shloka Mehta, Mukesh Ambani's daughter-in-law

Akash Ambani and Shloka Mehta are all set to get married on March 9 and it is going to be a glitzy affair.

Indian-American Raja Krishnamoorthi appointed to committee on intelligence. Details here

17 Jan 2019

World
Indian-American Raja Krishnamoorthi appointed to committee on intelligence. Details here

Indian-American Democratic lawmaker Raja Krishnamoorthy was appointed as a member of a Congressional committee on intelligence yesterday.

Hey people, stop calculating  MacKenzie Bezos' post-divorce 'wealth'

13 Jan 2019

World
Hey people, stop calculating MacKenzie Bezos' post-divorce 'wealth'

After 25 years of a fruitful marriage, building a historic company which made them the richest couple on earth, Amazon boss Jeff Bezos and wife Mackenzie announced they are going separate ways.

IISc-Bangalore, IIT-Bombay rank among world's top 200 engineering, tech universities

03 Dec 2018

India
IISc-Bangalore, IIT-Bombay rank among world's top 200 engineering, tech universities

IISc-Bangalore has been ranked among the top 100 universities in the world in the subject category 'Engineering and Technology' in 2019 Times Higher Education rankings.

Imran ropes in foreign experts to rebuild Pakistan's debt-ridden economy

03 Sep 2018

World
Imran ropes in foreign experts to rebuild Pakistan's debt-ridden economy

Pakistan PM Imran Khan has roped in some renowned foreign economists in the newly-constituted economic advisory panel to provide the best possible professional advice to his cash-strapped government on prudent economic policies.

Facebook confirms it tracks everything about you. And, it's creepy

13 Jun 2018

Technology
Facebook confirms it tracks everything about you. And, it's creepy

Facebook has submitted a 454-page report to the US Congress detailing all the ways through which it tracks users' activities.

Facebook bug made private posts public, affecting 1.4 crore users

08 Jun 2018

Technology
Facebook bug made private posts public, affecting 1.4 crore users

Facebook is deep in trouble, yet again. This time for a bug that is estimated to have impacted as many as 1.4cr users.

Akash Ambani and Shloka Mehta are engaged!

25 Mar 2018

India
Akash Ambani and Shloka Mehta are engaged!

After much speculation, it's official: Akash Ambani, the scion of India's richest family, is engaged to Shloka Mehta, daughter of diamantaire Russell Mehta.

Akash Ambani's getting married this year and here's the bride-to-be!

05 Mar 2018

India
Akash Ambani's getting married this year and here's the bride-to-be!

Mukesh Ambani's son Akash, the scion of India's richest family, is going to marry Shloka Mehta, the youngest daughter of diamantaire Russell Mehta, later this year if sources are to be believed.

New drug may extend women's fertility by six years

24 Feb 2018

Technology
New drug may extend women's fertility by six years

A drug that extends egg viability in worms and could theoretically extend women's fertility by three to six years has been identified by scientists, said a report.

Using autofill for passwords? Well, you're being secretly tracked!

03 Jan 2018

Technology
Using autofill for passwords? Well, you're being secretly tracked!

Almost everyone uses browsers' inbuilt login managers to save their login information that is auto-filled by the browser on websites.

India and China's performance would shape the world: Rahul Gandhi

20 Sep 2017

India
India and China's performance would shape the world: Rahul Gandhi

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi said despite the paths India and China take, their performance would affect how the world would be shaped in the future.

Rahul Gandhi's speech at University of California: Highlights

12 Sep 2017

Politics
Rahul Gandhi's speech at University of California: Highlights

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi was at the University of California, Berkeley, yesterday to address students on 'India at 70: Reflections on the Path Forward'.

The eccentricities of Einstein: Could you learn something from them?

10 Sep 2017

World
The eccentricities of Einstein: Could you learn something from them?

Genius is not a result of genetics alone. What you do every day contributes significantly to your bodily development, including the brain's.

Maryam Mirzakhani, first female fields medal recipient, dies at 40

16 Jul 2017

World
Maryam Mirzakhani, first female fields medal recipient, dies at 40

Maryam Mirzakhani, Iranian math genius and a Stanford University professor recently died in the US. She had been suffering from breast cancer, which had spread to her bones.

The eccentricities of Einstein: Could you learn something from them?

18 Jun 2017

Technology
The eccentricities of Einstein: Could you learn something from them?

Genius is not a result of genetics alone. What you do every day contributes significantly to your bodily development, including the brain's.