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Indian Online Classifieds Site Quikr Confirms $90M Fund Raise Led By Kinnevik

India’s largest online classifieds site, Quikr, has raised $90 million in fresh funding from a group of investors led by Sweden’s Kinnevik.<p>The latest round, which would take the total capital raised by Quikr to around $136 million, values the startup at over $250 million, a report added.<p>Quikr had …

Do Without Your Phone For Just A Minute And Improve Someone’s Water

UNICEF’s innovative new campaign gets smartphone addicts engaged in clean water issues by challenging them to simply disengage.<p>For technology addicts, doing without a phone can be trying, even just for a minute. But as part of a new fundraising challenge, the sacrifice may be worth the effort. …

Help Search for Flight MH370 on Satellite Images

Satellite firm DigitalGlobe is putting its Tomnod crowdsourcing platform to work in an effort to track down the whereabouts of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370. Volunteers are assigned a collection of satellite images to pore through and pin any possible clues or wreckage.<p>MH370 went missing late last …

Windows XP: It's time to say good-bye

I've got to tell it to you straight. If you're still on an old computer running the Windows XP operating system, D-Day is at hand. And by "D" I mean "dump it."<p>I understand if you don't want to face this. You have a computer and the setup works for you. Sure it's a bit clunky, but you don't want to …