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    Asus Blue Cave Router Launched at Computex 2017

    Asus has launched a new router at Computex 2017 called the Blue Cave. If you’re wondering why it’s called so, that’s because there’s a blue-coloured hole in the middle, shaped a bit like a vortex. There are no ugly antennas here, with the Asus Blue Cave aiming to be pleasing to the eyes. The antenna […]

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    Microsoft Reveals Plans to Store Data in DNA

    Microsoft is planning to start storing its data on strands of DNA within the next few years, the company’s computer architects have revealed. Microsoft expects to have an operational storage system using DNA within a data centre by the end of the decade, according to a report in MIT Technology Review. Currently, one of the […]

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    Google Helps Communicate Japan’s Craftsmanship to the World

    A collaboration between US company Google Inc. and university students in Kyoto has created a website to introduce Japan’s craftworks to the world. The website (g.co/madeinjapan) currently features about 140 traditional craftwork items from the nation’s 47 prefectures in Japanese and English. The list includes Nishijin brocade from Kyoto Prefecture and Arita porcelain ware from […]

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    China to Launch Cyber-Security Law Despite Concerns

    China will implement a controversial cyber-security law Thursday despite concerns from foreign firms worried about its impact on their ability to do business in the world’s second largest economy. Passed last November, the law is largely aimed at protecting China’s networks and private user information at a time when the recent WannaCry ransomware attack showed […]

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    Snapdeal HR Chief Saurabh Nigam Resigns

    Beleaguered online retailer Snapdeal continues to lose members from top leadership, the latest to join the list being its Human Resources Head Saurabh Nigam. Nigam’s exit comes amid talks of a potential sale of the e-commerce firm to larger rival Flipkart. A Snapdeal spokesperson confirmed the development. “After spearheading Snapdeal’s Human Capital function for more […]

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    Google Says Nik Collection Photo Editing Tools Will Longer Be Updated

    Google brought ample delight to professional photographers last year as the search giant made its set of photo editing tools – Nik Collection – completely free of cost from its price tag of $150 earlier. However, it seems like the party has now ended as the search giant has now announced that it will no […]

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    Shadow Brokers Says Will Release More Data in July to Paying Customers

    A group that published hacking tools that security experts believe were stolen from the US National Security Agency said on Tuesday it plans to sell a new batch of stolen code in July to customers willing to pay more than $22,000 (roughly Rs. 14.2 lakhs) for it. The Shadow Brokers group said in an announcement […]

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    Rocket Internet Prepares for Profit From Startups by Year-End

    Rocket Internet said three of its leading startups were on track to make a profit by the end of the year as the German e-commerce investor reported lower quarterly losses. Founded in Berlin in 2007, Rocket has built up and invested in dozens of businesses from fashion e-commerce to food delivery, including brands such as […]