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Mobile Companies Instructed to submit plan to discontinue Aadhar based eKYC

The Supreme Court, last week, struck down Section 57 of the Aadhaar Act, which allowed private companies to use the 12-digit biometric ID-based eKYC.  Days after the Supreme Court imposed curbs on the use of Aadhaar, biometric-issuing authority UIDAI Monday asked telecom companies to submit, within the next 15 days, a plan to stop using Read More…

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50 million accounts hacked claims Facebook

Facebook Inc’s worst security breach ever is a major blow to the company’s effort to rebuild trust with users of the social network after a privacy scandal in March. Facebook shares dropped more than 3% Friday after the company disclosed that hackers took advantage of a security issue to attack its systems, impacting almost 50 million accounts. A Read More…

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WhatsApp appoints grievance redressal mechanism for india

India is WhatsApp’s biggest market with more than 200 million users. It, in July, limited message forwards to five chats at a time and had also removed the quick forward button placed next to media messages to discourage mass forwarding. It has also introduced a ‘forward’ label to help users identify such messages. The Indian Read More…

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Apple’s latest – XS XS Max XR launched

Apple today launched all three new iPhones share Apple’s latest A12 Bionic processor, a 7nm chip that, according to the company, represents a breakthrough in mobile computational power. Its two performance cores (which handle intensive tasks) are “up to 15 percent faster” than the iPhone X The new iPhone XS and XS Max will have Read More…

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Electric vehicles (EVs) Indian Car manufacturers got firm target

Japanese auto major Suzuki Motor Corporation chairman Osamu Suzuki said at the Global Mobility Summit ‘MOVE’ in New Delhi  , his company plans to start road tests of its electric vehicles (EVs) in India next month as a precursor to launch of EV in 2020 . Suzuki said the company has decided to launch EV Read More…

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Another MiG-27 fighter jet crashes in Devalia village Jodhpur

A MiG-27 fighter aircraft of the Indian Air Force crashed in an agriculture field in Jodhpur’s Banad area during a routine mission on Tuesday morning, but no loss of life was reported. The pilot ejected safely from the single-seater fighter aircraft and was taken to a hospital in an IAF helicopter, defence spokesperson Colonel Sombit Read More…

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Post Facebook data leaks Apple tighten norms for apps

Globally, in particular   after Facebook’s Cambridge Analytica data scandal, there has been popular demand that tech companies be transparent about how they use users’ data.  Data privacy has also grown among tech companies after the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) law was put into effect from May 25. The European law is touted as Read More…

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Wipro bagged 1.5billion$ IT Contract from USA Alight Solutions

Wipro, India’s third largest IT services company, on Sunday announced that it has won a $1.5 billion deal from US-based Alight Solutions. The deal, spanning 10-years, is the largest one ever taken up by the company in its history. It will mandate Wipro to provide a comprehensive suite of solutions and services to Lincolnshire, Illinois-based Read More…

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Google relay on artificial intelligence to assist in floods & diseases

August 2018 Floods have wreacked havoc across kerala  this year, Hundreds have lost their lives, while thousands have been rendered homeless. More than 7.8 lakh people are estimated to be in relief camps. It is important to note how how Google, on its part, has launched a series of measures to provide help and assistance Read More…

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80 Electric buses to bengaluru from October 2018 : Olectra Greentech

Olectra Greetech (formerly Goldstone Infratech Ltd) manufactures electric buses in technical collaboration with Chinese electric vehicle giant BYD Auto Industry Co Ltd. It has set up a plant in Hyderabad to assemble electric buses. Olectra Greentech Ltd said on Wednesday that it is ready to supply electric buses to BMTC. The company is waiting for Read More…