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Haryana job reservation news: Private job reservation law in Haryana worries companies

Companies and staffing firms said a new Haryana law reserving private sector jobs for people belonging to the state will likely erode competitiveness and disrupt...

Bill Gates revealed why he prefers Android over iPhone

Interestingly, Bill Gates’ statements in favor of Android came during his first interview on Clubhouse, a social network available only on iPhone. Grow Your Business,...

Indian IT service providers are turning to low-code tech as clients seek simpler solutions

MUMBAI | BENGALURU: Indian IT services providers are seeing increased traction for low-code, no-code technology solutions, as clients look to build and customise their own...

Winners and Losers of the week: Apple Watch reaches 100 million users, Microsoft disappoints

As yet another week draws to a close, it’s time we rummage through the important tech happenings and pick our winners and losers. As obvious...

Surface Duo arrives in Germany: Why bother, Microsoft?

Microsoft just recovered from their memory lapse that the Surface Duo has not arrived in Germany despite appearing in other countries some time back. This...

Apple Tops Fortune’s List of World’s Most Admired Companies List for 14th Consecutive Time

Apple has topped Fortune’s list of World’s Most Admired Companies. In the list of top 332 companies, compiled by the US-based multinational business magazine, Apple...

Big Tech under big fire: All you need to know

US internet giants Google and Facebook are under the toughest scrutiny ever, with several lawsuits filed against their market practices in their home country and...

Massive cyberattack grows beyond US, heightening fears

Washington: A devastating cyberattack on US government agencies has also hit targets worldwide with the list of victims still growing, according to researchers, heightening fears...

Next four to six months could be worst of pandemic: Bill Gates

WASHINGTON: Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates, whose foundation has been part of the effort to develop and deliver COVID-19 vaccines, warned on Sunday that the next...

How to Use Microsoft Programs to Scale Your Business

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The Game Awards 2020: Among Us, Super Smash Bros. Get New Additions; Mass Effect, Dragon Age 4 Teased, More

The Game Awards 2020 celebrated the best video games of the year and also made some exciting announcements, ranging from much-awaited sequels to worthwhile additions...

xCloud: Microsoft sets launch date for cloud gaming on iOS and PC

After Microsoft announced xCloud for iOS and the PC a few months ago, the manufacturer is now giving a date. When will the game streaming...

job placement: Placements at IIT Guwahati: 69 offers made during Session 1.1

GUWAHATI: The Placement process at IIT Guwahati has started from December 1, 2020 in a completely virtual mode. Companies such as Google, Microsoft, Goldman Sachs,...

NextPit’s winner and loser of the week: Spotify subs spike, Microsoft tracks employees

It’s that time of the week again – time to pick our winners and losers of the last seven days in the tech industry we...

Here’s how Microsoft Surface joins the motorsports race

The devices are used to design, improve and modify aspects of the cars, while touch screens and accessories. Grow Your Business, Not Your Inbox Stay...

Vodafone Idea aims to become a ‘techco’ via partner-led strategy to drive enterprise business

NEW DELHI: Vodafone Idea has said that it is aiming to become a “techco”, or a technology company, by working with various partners to build...

IIM-Kozhikode completes summer placements with average two-month stipend of Rs 1.88 lakh

Kolkata: IIM Kozhikode has completed summer placements for the 24th batch of its post graduate program (PGP) and the inaugural batches of PGP Liberal Studies...

View: Big tech needs regulation but government action no solution

I am among those favouring regulation of the internet giants — Google, Facebook, Amazon, Apple, and Microsoft — because of their humungous control of viewers’...

TikTok: China’s ByteDance says TikTok will be its subsidiary under deal with Donald Trump

NEW YORK/BEIJING: China’s ByteDance said on Monday that TikTok‘s global business will become its subsidiary, even as Oracle Corp and Walmart Inc said over the...

Working to make a decision on Tiktok, says Trump after Walmart, Oracle enter talks

Washington: US President Donald Trump said he has spoken with the leadership team of Walmart and Oracle as part of his decision-making process on TikTok,...

Sony Playstation 5 will launch at $399 in November

After the opening of hostilities by Microsoft, Sony revealed the launch prices of its upcoming PS5 and PS5 Digital Edition at a keynote on Wednesday,...

Oracle leaps 8% after reportedly winning partnership bid for TikTok’s US operations

Reuters/Robert Galbraith Oracle jumped as much as 8% on Monday following reports that the firm won bidding for a partnership with TikTok’s US business. The...

TikTok: ByteDance snubs Microsoft in favor of Oracle, but won’t sell algorithm

ByteDance is set to snub a deal with Microsoft for the sale of its US operations of TikTok in favor of partnering with a consortium led by...

TikTok Picks Oracle Over Microsoft In Trump-Forced Sales Bid

The owner of TikTok has chosen Oracle over Microsoft as its preferred suitor to buy the popular video-sharing app, according to a source familiar with...

The NextPit take: first breath of fresh air for mature foldables

Deciding on the winners and losers of the week has probably never been more difficult than in this week of September. Many tech companies emerged...