The Evolution of Social Media: How Did It Begin, and Where Could It Go Next?

The evolution of social media has been fueled by the human impulse to communicate and by advances in digital technology. It is a story about establishing and nurturing personal connections at scale. According to Merriam-Webster, social media is defined as “forms of electronic communication (such as websites for social networking and microblogging) through which users create … Read more

Panic Button on Mobiles: Trial to Begin From on January 26

A pilot project to test ‘panic button’ feature on mobile phones to ensure women safety will kick-start from Uttar Pradesh on January 26, Union minister Maneka Gandhi said on Tuesday. In April, 2016, the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) had, through a gazette notification, made it mandatory for mobile manufacturers to provide panic buttons in cell phones by January 2017. … Read more

Nokia 5 India Sales Begin on August 15: Price, Launch Offers, Specifications, and More

After available for pre-orders for over a month, the Nokia 5 budget smartphone is finally set to go on sale in India. The smartphone will be available with offline retailers exclusively, unlike HMD Global’sother offerings which have been made available online as well. HMD Global has confirmed to Gadgets 360 that starting Tuesday, August 15, the Nokia 5 smartphone … Read more

CBSE Board exams 2017 delayed due to assembly polls: Class 10, class 12 exams to now begin from March 9

The Class 10 and Class 12 Boards exams will begin from March 9. CBSE Board exams 2017 delayed due to assembly polls: Class 10, class 12 exams to now begin from March 9 RELATED STORIES CBSE Class 12 History sample paper, 2017 CAT Results 2016 declared: Here’s how to take admission in IIMs CAT Results … Read more

SSC SI, CAPFs and Assistant SI Paper 2 Exam 2016: Answer keys released, submit representation latest by Jan 2

Representations received after 5pm on January 2, 2017 will not be entertained under any circumstances. SSC SI, CAPFs and Assistant SI Paper 2 Exam 2016: Answer keys released, submit representation latest by Jan 2 RELATED STORIES NEST 2017 registrations to begin in 2 days, know how to apply SSC CHSL Tier III 2015: Check out … Read more

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Last date for registration process is March 6, 2017 (midnight). NEST 2017 registration to begin in 2 days, know how to apply RELATED STORIES SSC CHSL Results 2015: Declared at ssc.nic.in IBPS CWE Clerks 2016: These items are banned in the exam RBI Assistant Preliminary Exam 2016: Result declared at rbi.org.in IBPS Clerk Main Exam … Read more

Samsung Galaxy S8 first tests begin in January, new leaked specs fuel previous rumors

It’s no secret Samsung has been focusing entirely on the Galaxy S8 after the Note7 fiasco. Previously rumored to launch at the MWC next year, now the Galaxy S8 has been reportedly pushed back to April in an attempt to make it both better and safer. Today, a new report emerged shedding some light on … Read more

Moscow has announced that it is to begin moving the email software on thousands of the city’s computers away from Microsoft towards home grown options.

The city is to start by removing Microsoft Exchange server and Microsoft Outlook on 6,000 computers. According to a report by Bloomberg.com, email systems in all local Moscow government run departments, will be replaced by email software developed by the state run Rostelcom PJSC. Russian president Vladimir Putin has previously called for both national and … Read more

Xiaomi Mi 5S images leak ahead of unveiling; sales begin September 29

Several alleged images of Xiaomi’s soon to be unveiled Mi 5S smartphone have leaked online, revealing its design as well as availability details. The first image (shown below) clearly shows the device with a circular iPhone-like home button, only that it’s said to be a virtual one that integrates Qualcomm’s ultrasonic fingerprint sensor. The next … Read more

Report says Windows 10 Mobile Anniversary Update will begin rolling August 9

The Windows 10 Mobile Anniversary Update will start rolling out early next week, according to a new report. Specifically, unlocked Lumias and other Win10 devices will get the update starting August 9, while carrier branded handsets will receive it August 16 onwards. The report says that a week’s delay will give carriers some extra time … Read more