IoT is in the house: Decoding the tech behind smart homes
Apr 01, 2015 at 15:41 | Source:
The Internet of Things (IoT) is a much hyped term these days. Nowhere is that hype more evident than when it comes to the home automation market; a segment thats primed for $16.4B in growth by 2019 alone. For todays technology-adept consumers the ide...
Govt approves rules banning live TV coverage of anti-terror operations
Mar 23, 2015 at 22:18 | Source:
New Delhi: TV channels will be barred from airing live coverage of anti-terrorist operations by security forces as per a new rule approved by the information and broadcasting ministry.Broadcasters in such situations will have to restrict themselves t...
HBO takes on Netflix and Amazon with US streaming service
Mar 10, 2015 at 04:12 | Source:
HBO, the US network behind hits such as Game of Thrones and The Sopranos, is launching an online streaming service that will weaken its relationship with cable TV providers. Called HBO Now, the service will be available in the US from April for $14.9...
Grammy Awards capture lowest viewership since 2009
Feb 10, 2015 at 12:23 | Source:
Los Angeles: The 57th edition of the Grammy Awards gala was watched by 25.3 million television viewers, Nielsen reported Monday, the smallest audience for the top music industry ceremony since 2009.The figure was 11 percent below the number of viewer...
Sony Pictures exec whose emails on Obama, Jolie were leaked steps down
Feb 06, 2015 at 11:43 | Source:
Los Angeles: Amy Pascal, the Sony executivewhose emails were leaked during the North Korean movie hackingsaga, is stepping down, the Hollywood studio announced today.Pascal, co-chairman of Sony Pictures Entertainment, will launch a "major new pr...