Google has had enough of Chrome browser extensions that mine cryptocurrency using the processing power of users’ computers. The company had already been taking down extensions that mine cryptocurrency without informing the extensions’ users--a practice known as cryptojacking. But now it’s targeting any extension that runs similar code, whatever the intentions of the people behind…
Researchers led by the University of Exeter in the UK examined how climate change could affect the vulnerability of different countries to food insecurity.
China urged trade talks with the U.S. to prevent greater damage to relations while saying that previously announced retaliatory measures on American imports took effect Monday. The U.S. didn't respond to China's March 26 request for consultation on Washington's steel and aluminum tariffs, the Commerce Ministry said in a statement Monday, adding that officials have…
The Central Board of Excise and Customs (CBEC) had organised refund facilitation camps in field offices between March 15-31 to assist exporters in filling up refund claim forms and correct errors.
The Hard Rock hotel and casino in Las Vegas is in for a makeover after billionaire Richard Branson announced he would purchase the spot. The site will continue to operate as part of the Hard Rock brand through 2019, the Associated Press reported, then it will become Virgin Hotels Las Vegas. The hotel is also…
OnePlus would continue with its online sales partner Amazon India and its own portal to sell its devices in the country.
March Madness is (sadly) coming to a close, with the Final Four games of 2018 scheduled for this Saturday, March 31. Loyola-Chicago, an 11 seed, and the University of Michigan, a three seed, will face off in a Cinderella match-up for the ages. The double one-seed battle between the University of Kansas and Villanova is…
Orders from the NHAI may cross Rs 1 lakh crore ($15.3 bn) in the 12 months through March, climbing from Rs 60,000 crore a year ago, a research analyst said.
Tesla is recalling 123,000 Model S sedans--its largest recall ever--to fix a power steering component in cars built before April 2016. The recall to retrofit the component was issued out of “out of an abundance of caution to ensure the safety and peace of mind of our customers,” Tesla said. Tesla shares fell $8.38, or…
Sugar mills owe Rs 13,899 crore to cane growers as on March 21 of the current marketing year (October-September), according to official data.