In the so-called Facebook 'fire challenge', flammable liquid is poured over the body and lit. The person then has to dive into a pool before the flames take hold.
PM Modi is turning out to be a savvy social media superstar whose online postings are reshaping his public image as a technology-capable leader aligned with the aspirations of a new Indian modernity.
MIT scientists have cracked the science behind the dress that went viral on the internet after some saw it as black and blue while others perceived it to be gold and white.
Indians learn to 'fail fast' as tech start-up culture takes root.
YouTube's engineering chief, who enabled a lot of the free flowing content, lost a months-long battle to cancer earlier this week and passed away in Silicon Valley
While Street View has been extensively used in the US, Canada, and many European countries, its applications in India have been limited so far.
Taking the perfect selfie is no less than an art form especially when anyone and everyone with a smartphone is taking one.
The bloom is coming off the rose for many Indian IT services firms.
The Aadhaar card has emerged as probably the world's largest biometric identification programmes.
Activists say Internet.org participants are getting an unfair advantage over competing services
A battle that could decide the future of the internet in India is being fought online, between telecom users and operators.
With new offers in hand, Isro's commercial wing Antrix is all set to become a major player in providing satellite launch services to its international customers.
A group of Indian technology and internet companies have pulled out of Facebook's Internet.org initiative, fearing it threatens the principle of "net neutrality".
Steven Heldt said 95 per cent of Tata's 14,000-person US workforce descend from South Asia, primarily India.
President Obama recognized immigrants' contribution that has enabled continued US dominance in science and technology.
Airtel Zero will make Internet a luxury for Indians.
The U.S. will now conduct a lottery system to allocate the visas highly popular among IT professionals from countries like India.
A food startup and how it works.
Frequent Facebook use may be associated with a higher risk of depressive symptoms.
A group of fearless residents in a Mumbai slum holds up a smartphone against violence
M-Zero looks absolutely radical and flaunts a stunning design.
As an April Fools’ Day prank, Google Maps added a feature that turns some roads into the classic Pac-Man game.
Online content moderation - cleaning up social media sites of illicit, explicit and undesirable content - is a booming business in India.
A fuel-free aeroplane has taken off from the Indian city of Ahmedabad city on the third leg of its historic attempt to fly around the world.
India stands second after the US in a list of countries for the number of government requests to Facebook .
It seems that the more socially connected you are, the more likely your smartphone's battery is running almost on empty.
Election to the NAE is among the highest professional distinctions accorded to American engineers.
Why India’s mobile users go offline for video.
After decades of low-margin work like server maintenance, India's information technology services firms are moving upscale in search of lucrative contracts.
More evidence of global investors’ growing interest in India’s startups: Google’s new investment arm is setting up shop in the country.
It's no secret that the United States believes in and has been spying on adversaries and allies alike through means human and technical.
Kerala girl Shradha Prasad's dream of settling down on Mars is inching towards reality.
Google’s Wi-Fi enabling balloons may soon dot Indian skies.
The massive sweep of AAP is, in part, being attributed to its successful and well-planned social media campaign.
Information technology (IT) companies in the city may soon be snooping on their employees' surfing habits to check if they are accessing terror-related information on the internet.
The ecosystem is even harder for certain types of online businesses, and that's because of the rules contained within the Information Technology Act.
Fear of large scale retrenchment for the first time prompted professionals from the IT industry to come together under one platform to initiate a joint struggle.
Why does Geography feel less critical to innovation these days.
Google Inc. on Tuesday launched flight searches in India, intensifying competition in the online travel agency space.
Mr Bhasin set up India's first call centre in 1998 with just 18 employees taking calls in an office where the booths were divided by saris hanging from the ceiling.