Musk said the satellites had been fitted with VisorSat that acts as a set of shades that keep the sun from reflecting off the satellites.
US Senate committee approves anti-child porn bill after addressing Google, Facebook encryption concerns
US tech companies believe that the proposed law goes too far to weaken privacy protections for ordinary users.
SpaceX has not confirmed if the leaked pictures are genuine, although one of the pictures show a label on the devices that says they are prototypes and SpaceX’s property.
Centre likely to reduce syllabus for upcoming academic year, announces Ramesh Pokhriyal; classes were delayed due to COVID-19 outbreak
The coronavirus outbreak has led to delay in starting classes for the new sessions and postponement of exams.
Facebook CEO said there is a model coming out of countries like China that have quite different values than Western countries.
Asian Americans use digital, streaming services for TV viewing more than other groups in the US, says study
The Nielsen company study said that Asian Americans are becoming key consumers and influencers in entertainment and gaming.
When this is over, what will the internet be? Inequities in access thrown into sharper relief by coronavirus outbreak
India has 451 million active internet users, second only to China. A solid 66 million of these are between 5 and 11 years old. This is the kind of data point that puts a gleam in the eyes of tech bros who think that India’s education crisis can be solved with a mobile phone in the hand of every child.
Jio Platforms strikes third unit stake deal; raises $8 billion in two weeks post-Facebook, Silver Lake, Vista investment
Unlike traditional mobile carriers which depend on voice services to make money, Ambani has pitched Jio as a trailblazer tech company by offering cheap mobile data plans that helped hundreds of millions of Indians use the internet for the first time
Jio-Facebook agreement vindicates Indian way of doing business: By responding to needs of bottom of the pyramid
What is the Jio-Facebook deal all about? Putting it simply, it is about one of the most successful Silicon Valley enterprises investing in India’s large, rapidly growing and attractive digital market
Connectivity as a human right: Significance of the Facebook-Jio deal and how it ties into Zuckerberg's 2013 vision
While Jio has paved the way for wide access to the internet in India, this alliance between Facebook and Jio will help make internet access more worthwhile
Coronavirus crisis underscores urgency of bridging divide between India's digital haves and have-nots
36 percent of Indians have internet access out of which only a third are women. This is not a digital divide anymore; this is a digital ditch.
Telecom shares drop 13%; surprise loser against other sectors as global lockdowns drive online sales from gaming to food delivery
In Asia, Africa, Europe and the Americas, a combination of high fixed costs, debt and market disruption has left telcos significantly underperforming the data-hungry businesses their networks carry
Vint Cerf has also served on the US government's National Science Board for six years.
The biggest lesson for working from home: Less is better, especially fewer gadgets and fewer work apps.
Memes have become efficient vectors of bad advice, often with urgent instructions or dystopian graphics.
On top of that, home networks — such as the Wi-Fi routers that residents set up — can be finicky.
Railways earned over Rs 9,000 cr from cancelled and waitlisted ticket charges in last 3 years; maximum ticket purchases made online
The information was provided by the Centre for Railway Information Systems (CRIS), in response to the RTI application filed by Kota-based activist Sujeet Swami
In blurring the divides between mainstream culture, alternative subcultures, and the grassroots counterculture, the internet is reducing elitism that comes with homogenous cultural consumption and moulding India’s cultural sensibility in a decidedly democratic way.
Google, Facebook, Amazon and Apple are under a series of investigations for using their clout to defend market share, monopoly.