Tesla considers opening plant in China

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 12:10

Washington, June 23 (IANS) American luxury electric carmaker Tesla has confirmed that it is considering opening its first plant in Shanghai to cater to the growing Chinese market.


'Xavier' malware infected 800 apps in Google Play Store

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 12:08

New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) Global cybersecurity firm Trend Micro on Friday announced it has detected more than 800 applications in Google Play Store embedded with a trojan Android malware "Xavier" that have been downloaded millions of times till date.


Reliance Jio beats Huawei in Indian data card market

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 12:02

New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) With a surge in 4G adoption in the country, Reliance Jio has replaced Huawei as the most favoured 4G/LTE data card vendor (in terms of market share/unit shipments) in the second half of financial year 2016-2017.


US bans fresh beef imports from Brazil

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 11:20

Washington, June 23 (IANS) The US has banned fresh beef imports from Brazil, one of the world's largest red meat exporters, due to concerns about the safety of the products.


Mark Zuckerberg unveils Facebook's new mission

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 11:18

San Francisco, June 23 (IANS) Facebook's new mission is to give the people the power to build community and bring the world closer together, the social network's CEO Mark Zuckerberg has said.


'GST enforcement to be lenient initially for genuine mistakes'

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 00:14

New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) The government announced on Thursday it will be lenient in enforcing penal laws for violations during the initial period of implementation of Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime that comes into effect from July 1.


Global body nod to India's LMLC configuration

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 22:58

New Delhi, June 22 (IANS) The Indian proposal for inclusion of mandatory evaluation of Low Mobility Large Cell (LMLC) configuration for 5G technology has been approved by a global telecom organisation, COAI said on Thursday.


Crystal to market crop protection pesticides in Karnataka

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 22:54

Bengaluru, June 22 (IANS) Leading agrochemical firm Crystal Crop Protection Ltd is foraying into Karnataka to hardsell five types of pesticides, including insecticides and fungicides, to protect crops and boost productivity, said a company official on Thursday.