Buzz

Showing of 1 - 20 from 23 results
Buzz - Total results - 23
Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson tweets about US election day asteroid approaching Earth on 2 Nov
science

Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson tweets about US election day asteroid approaching Earth on 2 Nov

The Asteroid 2018VP1 is currently flying at a speed more than 40,000 km per hour but isnt “big enough” to cause any harm.

Canine turns car salesman: Hyundai outlet in Brazil appoints 'Tucson Prime the dog' as honorary employee
World

Canine turns car salesman: Hyundai outlet in Brazil appoints 'Tucson Prime the dog' as honorary employee

From guarding the entrance to interacting with customers, Tucson Prime has a lot of responsibilities at the showroom

US election pulls attention to Twitter but fails to help bring in cash
News & Analysis

US election pulls attention to Twitter but fails to help bring in cash

While some of the most memorable moments of the campaign for the White House have played out on the platform, Twitter has been unable to turn the attention and activity into ad dollars or user growth.

Pokémon Go buzz cools but the AR game is not out despite being down
News & Analysis

Pokémon Go buzz cools but the AR game is not out despite being down

Does "Pokémon Go" have a second act? The mobile phone app was an instant hit when it debuted in July. Crowds stampeded after a Vaporeon in Central Park and people fell off cliffs playing it in California.

Apple iPhone 7 is generating a lot less buzz in China than its predecessor
News & Analysis

Apple iPhone 7 is generating a lot less buzz in China than its predecessor

Judging by the volume of online chatter, there's a lot less buzz in China ahead of this week's expected launch of the new Apple Inc iPhone, and people on the street say they're more likely to "wait and see" what the latest device offers than rush out to buy.

Where do you go my lovely? Twitter has a ball searching for Rahul Gandhi on 'leave'
Politics

Where do you go my lovely? Twitter has a ball searching for Rahul Gandhi on 'leave'

Hashtags like #WhereisRahul and #RahulOnLeave are all back, just like they were flooding Twitter in May 2014, when Rahul had missed the Prime Minister's farewell dinner.

Grand Theft Auto V sales zoom past $1 bn mark in 3 days
Tech

Grand Theft Auto V sales zoom past $1 bn mark in 3 days

Grand Theft Auto V has crossed the $1 billion sales mark after three days in stores, a rate faster than any other video game, film or other entertainment product has ever managed.

Grand Theft Auto V sales zoom past $1 bn mark in 3 days
News & Analysis

Grand Theft Auto V sales zoom past $1 bn mark in 3 days

Grand Theft Auto V has crossed the $1 billion sales mark after three days in stores, a rate faster than any other video game, film or other entertainment product has ever managed.

Psychologists find part of your brain where 'buzz' of ideas is created
Tech

Psychologists find part of your brain where 'buzz' of ideas is created

Scientists have solved the puzzle about the region in the brain from where a 'buzz' of ideas is created, says a new study.

Psychologists find part of your brain where 'buzz' of ideas is created
News & Analysis

Psychologists find part of your brain where 'buzz' of ideas is created

Scientists have solved the puzzle about the region in the brain from where a 'buzz' of ideas is created, says a new study.

Two years after killing off Buzz, Google to move all your posts to Drive
News & Analysis

Two years after killing off Buzz, Google to move all your posts to Drive

Remember Google Buzz? Yes, the predecessor of modern day Google+ that ended up dying a rather gory death during the company’s infamous spring cleaning.

Google pays $22.5 mn to settle Apple Safari charges
News & Analysis

Google pays $22.5 mn to settle Apple Safari charges

Google Inc will pay $22.5 million to settle charges that it bypassed the privacy settings of customers using Apple Inc's Safari browser, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission...

The Weekly Firstpost Quiz
Life

The Weekly Firstpost Quiz

Do you really, really follow the news every week? Here are seven questions on developments of the last seven days. If you’ve been a regular visitor to Firstpost, you should get all the answers right.

After Buzz, it's curtains down for seven more Google products
News & Analysis

After Buzz, it's curtains down for seven more Google products

The off-season "spring cleaning" would mark the end of various Google services such as Wave, Knol, Gears, Bookmarks Lists, Friend Connect and Search Timeline.

The Silent Release of Google Takeout
News & Analysis

The Silent Release of Google Takeout

Google+ has seen a wave of attention since its inception a couple of days ago; however one interesting release that made a rather quiet entrance was Google

It's Saina vs China: Indian takes on Wang Xin in final
Sports

It's Saina vs China: Indian takes on Wang Xin in final

Saina Nehwal is on a roll. A day after crushing the reigning world champion, the Indian thrashed Korean Ji Hyun Sung 21-14, 21-13 to storm into the Malaysian Open final.

Serena, Venus unsure of French Open participation
Sports

Serena, Venus unsure of French Open participation

The Williams sisters have shaken off injuries that have sidelined them from competitive tennis, but they aren't sure of traveling to Paris.

Sourabh pulls off big upset, stuns Sony in straight games
Sports

Sourabh pulls off big upset, stuns Sony in straight games

Mumbai lad Jayaram gives top-ranked Wei a scare.

Cricket world reacts to Fletcher's appointment
First Cricket News

Cricket world reacts to Fletcher's appointment

Fletcher's first assignment could be the England tour in July.

Nadal wins 6th Barcelona title
Sports

Nadal wins 6th Barcelona title

World No. 1 crushes fellow Spaniard David Ferrer 6-2, 6-4 in the final.