July 4, 2011
And thus, with Plus, Google owns us whole.
That is, of course, only one way of looking at Google's labour of over one year, when the team guys sat writing codes, eager to make as big a...
July 3, 2011
The Google Transparency Report for July to December 2010 makes this unflattering revelation: the number of requests from Indian authorities for disclosure of data about Internet users and fo...
June 26, 2011
The Internet, when conceived, was an autonomous conglomeration of end-user machines present at the edge of the network. It was decentralised, free (as in freedom) and neutral (as in unbiased).<...
June 13, 2011
Sheryl Sandberg, the chief operating officer of Facebook, was in town a few weeks back, making an interesting point about the social networking site's picture uploader. Facebook didn't, she said, h...
June 3, 2011
India now has a disconnect between the mass media and mass reality. Often the media concentrate on some Potemkin villages where all is glamour and show business.
June 1, 2011
Search engine giant Google today announced the launch of its new tool ‘Global Market Finder’ in India, which will help advertisers find new markets overseas for their products.&...
May 18, 2011
Singapore—based software applications developer U2opia Mobile has developed a new application for mobile phones that will allow users to access Facebook on all types of handsets withou...
May 15, 2011
Sony spokesman Sosuke Kamei said the company’s probe into the hacker attack was ongoing. He declined to give details on the investigation.
April 24, 2011
NewsClick, touted as an “alternative to corporate media”, has completed two years in existence. Founded in 2009 by a group of senior journalists to “address issues that mat...
April 6, 2011
Speaking to students at Cambridge University earlier this month, Julian Assange, Editor-in-Chief of WikiLeaks, offered an important insight: “while the Internet has in some ways...
July 4, 2011
Social networking site Facebook is planning to launch a video chat function next week for its millions of users in association with Skype, says a report. “Facebook will launc...
June 27, 2011
Mr. Schmidt says Google cannot always defy governments because it has to protect its employees in the country.
June 20, 2011
Hopes were high that everything would become easier with the new HTML5 web standard for playing videos directly in internet browsers.In theory, the standard does away with the need for addi...
June 10, 2011
Top websites and Internet service providers around the world, including Facebook, Google, Yahoo, Akamai, and Limelight Networks, joined together with more than 1000 other participating websites in...
June 2, 2011
Freedom is important, so is responsibility. In countries like India, the media have a responsibility to fight backward ideas such as casteism and communalism, and help the people fight poverty and other social evils.
May 23, 2011
Can there ever be a final word on internet safety and young people? As the summer holidays approach and children have more time to spend online, the dangers of the info superhighway get closer hom...
May 17, 2011
Sony on Monday offered frustrated gamers free video games and movie rentals as its online entertainment networks resumed normal functions after nearly a month of disruptions and data breaches caus...
May 9, 2011
BitCoin is an attempt to restore privacy and anonymity in online transactions
April 9, 2011
JJacob Mathew, Executive Editor of the Malayala Manorama Group of Publications, has unanimously been elected president of WAN-IFRA at its annual general meeting held in Dublin, Ireland. »
March 29, 2011
Amazon.com wants to be more than a destination for shopping online — it also dreams of being a place where you can store your music, photos and videos and access them any time, from an...