Watsapp is the most used messaging app on smartphones with it topping the number of users in all the three main platforms, android, ios and windows. After seven years of its release, the messaging service now sees 42 billion messages, 1.6 billion photos, and 250 million videos sent daily across the globe. On this achievement Watsapp on a blogpost chirped, “We are proud of this milestone, and we’re humbled by the extraordinary ways all of you have used WatsApp”. Watsapp was already in news in the recent past for its addition...

Microsoft, the leader when it comes to PC operating systems is now joining the club of companies that are finding some of the oddest locations for data centers. This was started off by Faceook and Google who had built datacenters in odd locations. Facebook had built a data center in Lulea in Sweden as the icy cold temperatures there helped them cut the energy required for cooling. Another proposed project from Facebook is on a data center in Clonee, Ireland which will rely heavily on locally available wind energy. Google is another company...

Posted on Jan 30 2016 - 4:32pm by Anderson S.V.
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Its now time for gamers to rejoice, finally the PC version of Rise of the Tomb Raider is officially available for purchase. It was already known that the game was coming to PC and the anticipation was just building. It was Nvidia that boosted the hype and offered a list of preliminary GPU requirements ahead of the PC release and the big day has finally arrived. As a part of the promotion Microsoft touts on a micro blogging page as follows: “Featuring epic, high-octane action moments set in the most beautiful hostile environments...

Nissan Motor Co has said that it will recall about 870,000 Nissan cars in the United States and Canada for potentially faulty hood latches. This marks the third time since 2014 the automaker has recalled vehicles to address this problem. The U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, said on Friday that 846,000 vehicles in the United States would be recalled as it has received complaints from owners of Altimas whose hoods unexpectedly opened. To be noted is that Nissan Altimas accounted for about 25 percent of Nissan brand’s...

Xerox Corp (XRX.N) will soon be splitting into two companies. The split is to make one part hold its legacy printer operations and the other its business process outsourcing unit. This is done in a bid to be more nimble after years of trying to integrate the businesses. Activist investor Carl Icahn, who first revealed a stake in Xerox in November, is all get three board seats on the outsourcing company and he tweeted on Friday that this separation that the company undergoes will greatly enhance the value for Xerox Corp shareholders. And...