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Google offers live video chats on range of subjects

GOOGLE Inc is launching a service that lets consumers pay for live video chats with experts who can provide everything from step-by-step turkey cooking...

OneWeb sets record launch plan after $500m funding

PRIVATELY owned OneWeb announced what it called the world's largest commercial rocket deal on Thursday (June 25) after raising $500m from a group of...

Indian school students to participate in finals of NASA competition

Twelve students from a Delhi school have been selected to participate in the finals of the prestigious International Space Settlement Design Competition (ISSDC) at...

Nokia is set to fight rivals with cheaper models

FINNISH mobile phone maker Nokia is set to launch cheaper handset models in an attempt to fend off growing competition from Chinese rivals in...

Amazon puts music in the ‘cloud’

BEATING Apple and Google to the punch, Amazon unveiled a service on Tuesday (March 29) that allows users to store their digital music online...

Robot Betty to work as trainee office manager

A highly sophisticated robot developed by a research team of University of Birmingham in the United Kingdom is joining the world of work as...

Google profit up as chief business officer leaves

GOOGLE reported on Thursday (July 17) that its quarterly profit rose with a jump in revenue and released word that its chief business officer...

Google adds fact-checking to news articles

Google is adding "fact check" tags to its news articles, introducing the feature amid a US presidential race roiled by heated disputes over the...

Bus brings Olympics to Indian boxing hub

RANBEER Singh breaks into a proud smile the moment an image of India’ Olympic boxing medal hopeful Vijender Singh pops up on the computer...

Unmanned supply rocket explodes on liftoff in US

AN UNMANNED Antares rocket exploded seconds after liftoff from a commercial launch pad in Virginia on Tuesday (October 28), marking the first accident since...