Airbnb Ties Up With Sri Lankan Tourism Board to Provide Local Experiences

Global hospitality services provider Airbnb has signed-up with the Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority (SLTDA) to provide tourists with local and traditional experiences in the country through the “Airbnb Experiences” platform. On Thursday, the... Read more »

Baidu Ready to Beat Google if US Firm Returns to China

Baidu is prepared to win against Alphabet’s Google in China, its chief executive officer said on social media, amid rumblings the US search engine giant was planning to re-enter a market it left eight years ago.... Read more »

Sophos India Launches New Server Protection Solution

Intercept X for Server is said to come with predictive deep learning tech Attacks on servers are said to be devastating to businesses Servers are bullseyes for criminals, Sophos said Global cyber-security... Read more »

Cisco to Buy Cyber-Security Company Duo for $2.35 Billion

Cisco Systems said on Thursday it would buy Duo Security, a venture capital-backed cyber-security company, for $2.35 billion (roughly Rs. 16,200) in cash, as part of its push to expand into a faster... Read more »

Darknet Market Spokesman Gets Almost 4 Years in US Federal Prison

A man who promoted an international criminal online marketplace and assisted people using it for illicit transactions was sentenced Tuesday in Atlanta to serve nearly four years in federal prison. Ronald L.... Read more »

Did Jeff Bezos Just Hint at Amazon’s Plans for an Alexa

Was his post a teaser for his company’s next device? Bloomberg in April reported on plans to release a mobile Echo robot Or maybe Bezos’s kids were just messing around Did Jeff Bezos’s kids... Read more »

Mozilla to Bring Chrome-Like Site Isolation Feature for Firefox Users

Mozilla started work on Project Fission in April this year Now, the company has started work on Fission MemShrink It looks to reduce RAM usage in content processes Google introduced a feature called Site... Read more »

IBM Wins $83 Million From Groupon in Internet Patent Fight

A US jury on Friday awarded International Business Machines (IBM) $83 million (roughly Rs. 569 crores) in a patent dispute with e-commerce company Groupon. A jury in Delaware said Groupon used IBM’s patented e-commerce... Read more »

Google Partners NIH to Accelerate Biomedical Research Using the Cloud

The US medical research agency National Institutes of Health has partnered with Google Cloud for a new initiative that aims to harness the power of commercial cloud computing and provide biomedical researchers access to... Read more »

Facebook, Google, Microsoft, Twitter Join Data Transfer Project

To help billions of users manage their data and help them transfer that into and out of online services without privacy issues, four tech giants – Facebook, Google, Microsoft, and Twitter – on Friday announced to join... Read more »