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IIFT MBA Entrance Test To Be Computer Based

Online registration for the exam would close on October 25. NEW DELHI: This year onwards, the MBA (International Business) entrance test of Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) would be computer based. The exam will be held on December 1. Until now, selection to MBA programme for the academic session 2020-2022 for IIFT Campuses in New […]

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A Computer Server Haunted Clinton In 2016. Now It May Be Trump’s Turn

Donald Trump has dismissed the whistleblower complaint as a “partisan hack job.”   WASHINGTON: As a presidential candidate, Donald Trump repeatedly attacked his Democratic adversary Hillary Clinton in 2016 over her use of a private computer server for official emails when she was U.S. secretary of state. Now the Republican president has his own server problem […]

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HarmonyOS: How Huawei Is Trying to Trade War-Proof Its Software

Highlights HarmonyOS is a new operating system that may find its way to Smart TVs Huawei’s efforts actually mirrors Apple iThis comes in the wake of international trade disputes Huawei Technologies on Friday offered the first glimpse of an in-house software that may someday replace Google’s Android, an important step toward reducing its reliance on […]

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DRDO Technician Test Date Announced

DRDO CEPTAM Exam Date For Technician New Delhi:  The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) would conduct the entry test for Technician ‘A’ post on September 28-30. “Computer Based Test (CBT) for CEPTAM-09/Tech-A Advertisement will be held during 28-30th September 2019 (in two shifts). Admit Card will be uploaded two weeks prior to the examination,” […]

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Ex-Speaker Admits Lifting Computers, ACs From Andhra Assembly. His Reason

Kodela Sivaprasad was the Speaker during the Telugu Desam Party’s tenure. Hyderabad:  It all began last week, when police found themselves filing a bizarre complaint that furniture, computers and air-conditioners had gone missing from the Andhra Pradesh assembly building while they were being shifted from Hyderabad to Amaravati. Soon after, emerging reports suggested that the […]

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Italy Drafts “No-Mobile-Phone Phobia” Law To Prevent, Treat Addiction

It proposes education programmes for parents to detect excessive mobile use in kids. (Representational) Rome:  Italy’s anti-establishment Five Star Movement (M5S) has drafted a law aimed at preventing and treating the rising phenomenon of addiction to mobile phones and computers, particularly among the young. The bill seeks to treat so-called “no-mobile-phone phobia” (also known as […]

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Iraq Parliament Bans Online Battle Games, Citing ‘Negative’ Influence

Iraq’s parliament on Wednesday voted unanimously to ban the popular but brutal online game PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds for “inciting violence” in the war-torn country. Often likened to the blockbuster book and film series The Hunger Games, PUBG game pits marooned characters against one another in a virtual fight to the death. It is ubiquitous in Iraq, […]

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Dell Alienware m17 Gaming Laptop Launched, Alienware m15 Refreshed With Intel Core i9, Nvidia GeForce RTX GPUs at CES 2019

Dell introduced its first ever thin and light gaming laptop called the Alienware m15 last October and now at CES 2019, the company has added the Alienware m17 to its portfolio, which makes it the thinnest and lightest 17-inch gaming laptop in its arsenal. The laptop will be available in different colours such as Epic […]

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Microsoft Surface Go Starts Shipping in India, Starts at Rs. 38,599

Microsoft Surface Go, the Redmond giant’s smallest and most affordable Surface device yet, started shipping in India on Monday exclusively through Flipkart at a starting price of Rs. 38,599. Aimed at taking on Apple iPad Pro and Samsung Galaxy Tab S4, the Surface Go is the lightest Surface device yet, weighing just 522g. The 10-inch, two-in-one device with […]

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Amazon Launches Machine Learning Chip ‘Inferentia’, Taking on Nvidia and Intel

Amazon.com on Wednesday launched a microchip aimed at so-called machine learning, entering a market that both Intel Corp and Nvidia Corpare counting on to boost their earnings in the coming years. Amazon is one of the largest buyers of chips from Intel and Nvidia, whose semiconductors help power Amazon’s booming cloud computing unit, Amazon Web Services. But Amazon has started to design […]