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The Boise, Idaho-based company is the only American firm that makes both key types of memory chips. [...]

The government had awarded the contract in June to Amazon, IBM, Microsoft, Oracle andAlibaba. [...]

The minister added that the Ministry of Electronics and IT (MeitY) will partner with the private sector in areas not just limited to soliciting business for them but for future technology developments like quantum computing, artificial intelligence, cybersecurity and semiconductors. [...]

The tech giant also launched Pixel Pass, a subscription service starting at $45 per month for U.S. customers that will include the Pixel 6 and access to the premium versions of YouTube and YouTube Music. [...]

From ‘kalchattis’ to Wi-Fi crockpots, the modern Indian kitchen is evolving to converge emerging and wireless technologies with tradition [...]

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg plans to unveil the new name at the company’s annual connect conference on October 28, the report added. [...]

Facebook had refused to report all the required information, despite multiple warnings, the CAM said, and it therefore considered the failure to comply deliberate. [...]

Netflix said it will move to reporting on hours for its titles later this year rather than the number of accounts that choose to watch them. [...]

Today's Cache dissects the big themes at the intersection of technology, business and policy. Written by John Xavier, tech news lead at The Hindu [...]

Today's Cache dissects big themes at the intersection of technology, business and policy. Written by John Xavier, tech news lead at The Hindu [...]

Samples indicate volcanic activity was still occurring on the moon as recently as 2 billion years ago. [...]

As the number of such cases will increase in Chennai in the days to come, animal rescuers start focussing on letting people know how not to kill the bird with kindness [...]

In mice, BET inhibitors used alone or in combination with anti-androgen drugs was found effective [...]

There are some concerns about how early and how mild the disease has to be for the drug to work, says Dr. Kang. [...]

At the heart of this technology are synthetic frameworks of silica and alumina with nanometer-sized pores that are rigid and inflexible [...]

While previous studies have suggested that Venus may have been a much more hospitable place in the past, with its own liquid water oceans, a recent st [...]

Lucy’s $981 million mission is the first to aim for Jupiter’s so-called Trojan entourage: thousands — if not millions — of asteroids that share the gas giant’s expansive orbit around the sun. [...]

The crew will do three spacewalks to install equipment in preparation for expanding the station; assess living conditions in the Tianhe module and conduct experiments in space medicine and other fields [...]

The compound, described in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, targets a key human protein called transmembrane serine protease 2 (TMPRSS2) that coronaviruses harness to enter and infect human cells. [...]

Space rockets on the Korean peninsula have been fraught with concerns over their potential use for military purposes, leaving South Korea’s efforts lagging more capable programmes in China and Japan. [...]

More than 99 crore doses of COVID-19 vaccines have been administered in India and the government has set a target of vaccinating the country's entire [...]

During a 2.5-month average follow-up period after the second dose, the study showed a 67 per cent lower risk of infection for the combination of AstraZeneca and Pfizer vaccine shots. [...]

What has the WHO recommended for children in sub-Saharan Africa? [...]

Last month, India said that it will resume export of surplus COVID-19 vaccines in the fourth quarter of 2021 under the ''Vaccine Maitri'' programme and to meet its commitment to the COVAX global pool. [...]

Children exposed to several hours of screen time exhibit inability to comprehend what is being told [...]

Hyderabad-based Bharat Biotech, which has developed Covaxin, had submitted EOI to the World Health Organisation on April 19 for its vaccine. [...]

India is on the list of countries that contributed most to the global reduction in TB notifications between 2019 and 2020. [...]

If EU regulators agree, it would be the first opportunity for younger children in Europe to get immunized against COVID-19. [...]

The vaccination drive has been ramped up through availability of more vaccines [...]

The recommendation is non-binding but it’s a key step toward expanding the U.S. booster campaign to millions more Americans. [...]

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