Volkswagen Group CEO and Audi supervisory board chairman Herbert Diess stated that "as interim CEO, Bram Schot has already done a convincing job in recent months and is effectively tackling the current challenges," reports Xinhua news agency.

NASA satellite maps Antarctica ice sheets, sea ice, forests Dec 12 2018

NASA's satellite to track Earth's melting ice has revealed accurate first maps of Antarctica such that it can measure sea ice height to within an inch, the US sapace agency has said.

NASA's InSight sends back first selfie on Mars Dec 12 2018

Barely two weeks after touching down on Mars, NASA's InSight lander has taken its first selfie using the spacecraft's robotic arm, the US space agency has said.

NASA probe finds signs of water on nearby asteroid Bennu Dec 11 2018

NASA’s OSIRIS-REx spacecraft has discovered ingredients for water on a relatively nearby skyscraper-sized asteroid, a rocky acorn-shaped object that may hold clues to the origins of life on Earth, scientists said.

Google Cloud expands partnership with Palo Alto Networks Dec 11 2018

Google Cloud has announced to expand its partnership with global cybersecurity company Palo Alto Networks to simplify security and accelerate cloud adoption.

Adobe best tech firm to work for in India: Indeed Dec 11 2018

Software major Adobe is the best technology company to work for in India, followed by chip maker NVIDIA and Microsoft, employment-related search engine giant Indeed said.

Nissan opens global digital hub in Kerala Dec 11 2018

Inaugurating the facility, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said: "Nissan coming to Thiruvananthapuram marks the beginning of a new era for Kerala IT. We will do our best to ensure Kerala proves to be Nissan's second home after Japan."

Alibaba takes control of film group in $160 million share purchase Dec 10 2018

Alibaba Pictures will issue one billion new shares to Alibaba at HK$1.25, valuing the exchange at roughly HK$1.25 billion ($159.9 million), the e-commerce firm said.

Wintertime ice growth in Arctic sea slows long-term decline: NASA Dec 09 2018

While sea ice in the Arctic continues to be on the decline, a new research from the US Space agency suggests that it is regrowing at faster rates during the winter than it was a few decades ago.