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Messenger war hots up .. Whatsapp vomits worms of lies : Tech Experts

A few days after rolling out their new privacy policy for WhatApp, the Facebook-owned messaging service put out full-page ads in leading English dailies such as the Hindu, Indian Express, The Telegraph, Deccan Herald and the Times of India titled “WhatsApp respects and protects your privacy”.   WhatsApp metadata means information on which numbers were Read More…

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Spectrum 2,251.25 Megahertz (MHz) at base rate Rs 3.92 lakh crore auction soon

The Department of Telecom is expected to issue the notice for upcoming spectrum auction this week that will have timelines and rules to bid for airwaves. The Union Cabinet approved a proposal for the auction of 2,251.25 Megahertz (MHz) of spectrum worth Rs 3.92 lakh crore at the base price on December 17, 2020. The Read More…

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Henceforth More data sharing within WhatsApp Instagram Messenger and Facebook

To recall, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg in October said that the company is working hard to merge Messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp so that they can start to function a little bit more like one connected interoperable system.   In a bid to allow cross-messaging among its family of apps, Facebook has reportedly started merging Instagram Read More…

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OneWeb launches 36 Low Earth Orbit satellites from Russia

Bharti Global and UK government on Friday said their joint venture OneWeb  a Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellite communications operator  launched 36 satellites from the Vostochny cosmodrome in Russia. This takes the total in-orbit constellation to 110 satellites, part of OneWeb’s 648 LEO satellite fleet that will deliver high-speed, low-latency global connectivity, a company release Read More…

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China’s Chang’e-5 return from Moon successfully touched down on Earth

In its maiden attempt to retrieve materials from an extra-terrestrial body Zhang Kejian, head of the CNSA, declared the Chang’e-5 China mission a success.   China’s Chang’e-5 probe successfully touched down on Earth in the early hours of Thursday, bringing home the first samples of the moon in over 40 years.   The spacecraft landed Read More…

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IT Giant Google , Media giant YouTube faces outage issue

Surprising the netizens, YouTube and Gmail witnessed a mega outage on December 14.   The users of the two popular websites also could not access them anymore.   “Something went wrong…,” said the webpage when the users in India and many other countries across the world tried to access the video streaming service.   “We Read More…

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Social media giant Facebook dragged to court by USA Government

The US government and 48 states have filed lawsuits against Facebook, accusing it of anti-competitive conduct by abusing its market power to create a monopoly and crushing smaller competitors Soon after the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and 48 state attorney generals on Wednesday sued the company, Facebook’s shares dropped significantly at the stock exchanges. The Read More…

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Third MIG crash in 13 months body of MIG Commander pilot found

The body of the missing MiG-29 pilot Commander Nishant Singh was found on Monday.   Indian Navy officials Commander Singh had gone missing on November 26 after his MiG-29K trainer aircraft crashed into the Arabian Sea. After intensive search Rescue teams were able to rescue the other pilot onboard.   The Russian-origin twin-seat trainer jet Read More…

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Blackberry and Amazon web service signs for vehicle data platform

BlackBerry shares soar in wake of Amazon deal to develop vehicle data platform   BlackBerry’s headquarters in Waterloo, Ontario . is shown on Wednesday June 22 , 2016. Shares in BlackBerry Ltd. soared in the wake of deal with Amazon Web Services to develop and market BlackBerry’s intelligent vehicle data platform, IVY.   Both companies Read More…