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TCS releases software kit for banks to make their own apps

Image: Shutterstock Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), India’s biggest and one of the world’s largest IT companies, has released a software kit that banks can use to quickly build their own mobile apps. The release reflects the larger effort among India’s biggest software services companies to turn themselves into vendors of smart software solutions that help customers solve business problems quickly, ... Read More »

Need for Speed 2017 Full Reveal on June 2

HIGHLIGHTS Need for Speed 2017’s actual title and setting to be confirmed on June 2 The game is in development at Ghost Games – creator of 2015’s NFS Need for Speed 2017 will be playable offline Need for Speed 2017’s title, gameplay, settings, and characters should be revealed on June 2 at 6:30pm IST. This was teased by publisher EA ... Read More »

Nintendo Switch’s Online Subscription Service to Now Launch in 2018 for $20 a Year

HIGHLIGHTS Switch online service was slated for spring 2017 Free trial extended to 2018 Subscription will cost $19.99 a year in the US Nintendo has pushed back the full launch of its paid online subscription service for the Switch, while providing more details on its arrival and pricing in a few territories. While it was initially planned to launch by ... Read More »

Smartphones, the gadgets of choice for Gen Z

Smartphones seem to be the gadget of choice for the youth of today, according to the Tata Consultancy Services’ Gen Z survey, which was done among 12,000 students in the 12-18 age group. Both boys and girls consider it the most important gadget. With an average of 67%, laptops and desktops come next. The order of preference doesn’t change until ... Read More »

YouTube for Android Gets Redesigned Layout With Navigation Bar at Bottom

HIGHLIGHTS The update is said to be rolling out slowly for Android Upload button has now been shifted to top bar in the app The new interface has been claimed to make navigation easier After testing it for around one year, Google has finally made YouTube for Android’s redesigned layout official. Notably, the new design repositions the navigation bar, earlier ... Read More »

Questions for: ‘African-American Museum’s Sports Gallery Wins a Following: Athletes’

Courtney Lee, left, and Joakim Noah during the Knicks’ tour of the museum. Nearly half of the N.B.A.’s 30 teams have had members visit, museum officials said. CreditTom Zweibel/Knicks.com Article: African-American Museum’s Sports Gallery Wins a Following: Athletes Before Reading Watch the YouTube video below, of Carmelo Anthony, Chris Paul, Dwyane Wade and LeBron James at the opening of the ... Read More »

Sumfest Organisers To Create Entertainment For Upcoming Tourism Summit

Contributed (From left) Josef Bogdanovich CEO of Downsound Entertainment and organiser of Reggae Sumfest, stands with Tifa and Tommy Lee as they take a look at the Reggae Sumfest 25 magazine at the Montego Bay staging of the festival’s launch held at the Iberostar Rose Hall Suites on Thursday May 18. The Honourable Edmund Bartlett, minister of tourism, has tasked ... Read More »

Google Announces 6 Indian Start-Ups For Launchpad Accelerator Programme

Global tech giant Google has announced the list of startups that will be joining the fourth edition of the Launchpad Accelerator Program, at the Google Developers Launchpad Space in San Francisco. With this batch, a total of 26 Indian startups has so far joined the Launchpad Accelerator program from India. The six Indian startups selected are EdGE Networks, Fastfilmz, Indialends, ... Read More »

Google selects six Indian startups for Accelerator Program

Search giant Google has shortlisted six Indian startups for its fourth class of Accelerator Program to be conducted at the Google Developers Launchpad Space in San Francisco, said a press statement. With this batch, a total of 26 Indian startups have joined the accelerator programme so far, the statement added. The fourth batch, which begins July 17, will include a ... Read More »

Poway family glad for fostering parenting experience

Sarah and Adam Croxford with sons Zed and Monty. (Courtesy photo) Like many people, Sarah and Adam Croxford had misconceptions about fostering infants and toddlers. They thought they needed to be perfect parents to their young sons Zed and Monty before taking on the challenges of fostering. And they were more than a bit intimidated by the prospect of interacting ... Read More »