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Apple to drop YouTube app from new iPhone, iPad

Apple to drop YouTube app from new iPhone, iPad

  Apple says the next version of its software for the iPhone and iPad won’t come with a pre-installed YouTube application . Users will be able to play YouTube videos…

Deficient monsoon: Govt declares 14 districts in Gujarat ‘scarcity hit’

Deficient monsoon: Govt declares 14 districts in Gujarat ‘scarcity hit’

As the monsoon situation shows little signs of improvement, the Gujarat government, on Tuesday, declared 14 districts and 152 talukas of the state as “scarcity hit”, reports said. The government…

NASA releases color photo, video of Mars rover landing

NASA releases color photo, video of Mars rover landing

NASA’s Curiosity rover has transmitted its first color photo and a low-resolution video showing the last 2 1/2 minutes of its white-knuckle dive through the Martian atmosphere, giving earthlings a…

Nokia Lumia 610

Nokia Lumia 610

Nokia has launched the Lumia 610 to take on the onslaught from affordable Android smartphones. Featuring a 3.7-inch capacitive touch display, it runs the Windows Phone 7.5 operating system. It…

Cognizant: Global economic environment is fragile

Cognizant: Global economic environment is fragile

Malcolm Frank, executive vice president for strategy in Cognizant, talks to TOI about why the company’s growth is so much ahead of that of its competition. Cognizant is way ahead…

Russian booster rocket fails to put 2 communications satellite in orbit

Russian booster rocket fails to put 2 communications satellite in orbit

  A Russian booster rocket on Tuesday failed to place two communications satellites into a designated orbit, officials said, marring the prestige of the nation’s space program a day after…

Samsung VS Apple

Samsung VS Apple

Apple and Samsung are gearing up for a battle in smartphone supremacy as the Korean electronics manufacturer plans on unveiling the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 on August 29, ahead of…

Amazon deforestation falls again

Amazon deforestation falls again

Deforestation in the Amazon rainforest has fallen again in the past 12 months, according to preliminary data published by Brazil’s National Institute for Space Research. The reduction follows the passing…

Astrophile: The Most Cruel Death of Cupid and Belinda

Astrophile: The Most Cruel Death of Cupid and Belinda

A pair of star-cross’d lovers orbits Uranus, and when they rush to meet their fate, the duo could leave the cosmic stage littered with more bodies than the final scene…

Roots To Your Phone

Roots To Your Phone

Have you ever come across the word ‘rooting’ while reading about the Android OS? Wondered what rooting is all about? Any idea how to go about it? Let us cut…