Google-Fitbit Deal: US Antitrust Lawmaker Frustrated With Acquisition

Lawmakers pressed top US antitrust enforcers on their probes of tech giants Alphabet’s Google, Facebook, Amazon, and Apple on Wednesday, with the chair of a House subcommittee expressing frustration over the companies’ continued acquisitions. In a hearing of the House Judiciary Committee’s antitrust subcommittee, Makan Delrahim, the head of the Justice Department’s antitrust division, said his investigative staff…

Amazon Says Customers Have to Secure Own Data on AWS

Highlights US lawmakers had accused that Amazon has not done enough to secure data AWS has come under fire following a series of high-profile data breaches We have a responsibility in making sure you take right actions: Amazon Amazon’s cloud computing customers have to decide themselves how best to protect sensitive information online, a senior executive…

Japan’s Hayabusa2 Spacecraft Starts Yearlong Journey Home From Asteroid Ryugu

Photo Credit: Handout/ JIJI Press/ JAXA/ AFP Asteroid Ryugu A Japanese spacecraft left a distant asteroid on Wednesday, starting its yearlong journey home after successfully completing its mission to gather soil samples and data that could provide clues to the origins of the solar system, the country’s space agency said. The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency…

Best Mobiles Phones Under Rs. 30,000: November 2019 Edition

  Redmi K20 Pro, one of the best phones under Rs. 30,000, offers the best battery life in this segment Highlights Redmi K20 Pro is the flagship phone of Xiaomi’s Redmi sub-brand Samsung Galaxy A9 is the only phone without a notch or pop-up camera Vivo V15 Pro and Oppo R17 Pro also feature in…

Facebook No Longer Among Top 10 Best Brands Globally: Interbrand

HIGHLIGHTS Apple led the Interbrand’s top 100 best brands list Google, Amazon, and Microsoft were next on the list Samsung came sixth on the list Hit by privacy scandals and year-round investigations, Facebook has lost its place among the world’s 10 most valuable brands in global brand consultancy Interbrand’s annual ranking of best top 100…