Cred introduces 'Scan & Pay' feature for UPI payments

Cred introduces 'Scan & Pay' feature for UPI payments

Saturday, 01 October 2022 | IANS | Bengaluru

Credit card bill payment platform Cred on Saturday launched 'Scan & pay', a UPI payment experience for members on the app. The members can make UPI payments from their bank accounts linked to the CRED app, by scanning any QR code. "The all-new Cred pay experience builds on top of this with...

NASA's DART mission first step to prevent possible armageddon, say Indian scientists

NASA's DART mission first step to prevent possible armageddon, say Indian scientists

Tuesday, 27 September 2022 | PTI | New Delhi

NASA's DART mission is a step towards preparing the world for a potential future asteroid strike like the one which killed dinosaurs some 66 million years ago, the chances of which are very slim in our lifetime, Indian scientists said. In a first-of-its-kind mission, the Double Asteroid Redirection Test (DART) spacecraft...

Meta to make it easier to switch between FB, Instagram accounts

Meta to make it easier to switch between FB, Instagram accounts

Tuesday, 27 September 2022 | IANS | San Francisco

Meta announced that it is testing new ways for people to more easily switch between and create new accounts and profiles on Facebook and Instagram globally for iOS, Android and web users. The company said that users could get notifications for both platforms in one place if they choose to add...

Apple begins manufacturing iPhone 14 at Foxconn plant in India

Apple begins manufacturing iPhone 14 at Foxconn plant in India

Monday, 26 September 2022 | IANS | New Delhi

In a fillip to India's thrust on local manufacturing, Apple on Monday confirmed it has kicked off the production of new iPhone 14 in India, a first for the tech giant as it narrows down the manufacturing period of new iPhones in India, along with China which is its key...

Netflix Edition of 'Oxenfree' game available for its users for free

Sunday, 25 September 2022 | IANS | San Francisco

Video streaming platform Netflix is making the Oxenfree game freely available to its users with a subscription, more than six years after the game made its PC debut and five years after it debuted for iOS and Android users. According to Engadget, users can now download the new "Netflix Edition" of...

ISRO develops microprocessor-controlled smart limbs

ISRO develops microprocessor-controlled smart limbs

Friday, 23 September 2022 | PTI | Bengaluru

As a spin-off of space technology, Indian Space Research Organisation said on Friday that it has developed an intelligent artificial limb. It is likely to be commercialised soon and expected to be cheaper by up to 10 times, benefitting above-knee amputees to walk with a comfortable gait, ISRO said. These microprocessor-controlled knees...

Foxconn asked to retool assembly lines to up iPhone 14 Pro production

Foxconn asked to retool assembly lines to up iPhone 14 Pro production

Friday, 23 September 2022 | IANS | San Francisco

Tech giant Apple has asked its supplier Foxconn to retool some iPhone 14 production lines in order to accommodate the iPhone 14 Pro models, media reports say. According to AppleInsider, Zhengzhou has dismantled at least five workshops at Apple's request, according to a report citing "incomplete statistics". Changes in production lines match...

All hell breaks loose on moonlighting as WFH shrinks at Indian IT firms

All hell breaks loose on moonlighting as WFH shrinks at Indian IT firms

Thursday, 22 September 2022 | IANS | New Delhi

With IT major Wipro sacking 300 employees for moonlighting -- working for rival firms while drawing full-time salaries at the software firm -- industry experts on Thursday said IT companies must clarify their policies regarding employment and moonlighting as work-from-home (WFH) culture in the IT sector has apparently given rise...

State Editions

NCDC’s first Foundation Day celebrated at CCL

02 October 2022 | PNS | Ranchi

Over 500 tonnes of foodgrains spoil in New Giridih Railway Station

02 October 2022 | Pravin K Mishra | Ranchi

The dynamics of climate-related inflation

02 October 2022 | Auvi Mukherjee | Ranchi

Brochure of film ‘AA Bhi Ja O Piya’ released in Hazaribag

02 October 2022 | Shailesh Sharma | Ranchi

Woman killed over land dispute in Bokaro

02 October 2022 | SURESH NIKHAR | Ranchi

Sunday Edition

Relevance of Shardeya Navaratra

02 October 2022 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

CUET: Predicament & possibilities

02 October 2022 | Piyush Kamal | Agenda

Delhi University Recollecting the past

02 October 2022 | Hardeep Singh Puri | Agenda

A pilgrimage with a difference

02 October 2022 | Navin Upadhyay | Agenda

NIF Book Prize longlist announced

02 October 2022 | Pioneer | Agenda