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Microsoft Bing Rewards Comes to the UK, Will Give Points to Use Its Search Engine

HIGHLIGHTS Microsoft will now pay users in Britain to use Bing The company wants to make people switch to its Bing search engine Microsoft will now allow users to earn points for making purchases online In a push to make people switch to its Bing search engine, Microsoft will now pay users in Britain to use Bing over competitors like ... Read More »

How Counselling Helps Improve Relationships

You may not always be in the perfect relationship with your partner –you may have inane arguments, or feel that you are unable to connect with your partner anymore. Other issues may arise as well, including money, family, or children; making it difficult to be able to relate to your partner, or to agree with them. However, instead of abandoning ... Read More »

Microsoft Reveals Plans to Store Data in DNA

HIGHLIGHTS Microsoft is mulling storing its data into DNA strands An MIT report suggests Microsoft will be able to do it within this decade Scientists have been able to record 215 petabytes in a single DNA strand Microsoft is planning to start storing its data on strands of DNA within the next few years, the company’s computer architects have revealed. ... Read More »

Frequent internet bans hit flourishing telecom sector in Kashmir

File Photo The telecom service providers operating in Kashmir are “fearing for the worst” after mobile internet services were again suspended on Saturday, 32nd time since 2012. The mobile internet services and prepaid outgoing was suspended after government forces killed Hizbul Mujahideen commander Sabzar Ahmad Bhat and his associate in Tral on Saturday. “The growth story of JK’s telecom sector ... Read More »

This photo of Donald Trump and Pope Francis is making the internet go wild

On Wednesday, President Trump and his family went to Rome to meet with Pope Francis. They shared a half-hour discussion and exchanged gifts. Afterward, the Trump family and pope posed for photos. The encounter was immortalized in many snapshots, including this one: Credit: GettyReuters noted that Pope Francis remained stern while Trump “beamed” at the cameras. Observers on Twitter quickly ... Read More »

TRAI suggests Aadhaar eKYC for internet, broadband connections

Telecom regulator TRAI today recommended the use of Aadhaar-based eKYC verification for subscribers of fixed line, internet and broadband connections, as in the case of mobile connections. Telecom Regulatory Authority of India’s (TRAI) recommendation, if accepted by the Department of Telecom, would make the authentication process fast and reliable and lead to substantial savings for the industry. “…the authority recommends ... Read More »

Reliance Jio Broadband Preview Offer Expanding to More Cities, Said to Provide 100GB Data at 100Mbps

HIGHLIGHTS Reliance Jio is expanding JioFiber trials to more cities The service is said to come with 100GB data at 100Mbps speed Jio home broadband will reportedly be free for 3 months Reliance Jio customer care had confirmed on Twitter a few days ago that it is conducting trials for the JioFiber home broadband service in six cities at present. ... Read More »

Scrum master or Product Leader – who is more important?

IT is a department that is known to the firms to be operating solely. They will be given an assignment and they will turn up the work and complete the task. However, it has been often found that some product backlogs remain with them and they often cannot finish the task within the right time. To check out these things, ... Read More »

What can the UN do if your country cuts the internet?

It has been almost a year since internet access was declared a human right, yet infringements continue. Between January and March 2017, internet in two English-speaking regions of Cameroonwas cut off for almost 100 days following protests over an attempt to force the use of French in schools and courtrooms. In late April, the government blocked social media in India-administered ... Read More »

Seahawks QB Russell Wilson breaks internet with news of latest pick, baby Sienna

The pick is in. Er. . . or actually out. Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson is now a Dad. Wilson and his wife Ciara took to social media Friday to announce the arrival of their new baby girl, Sienna Princess Wilson. It’s only fate the couple welcomed their child during the third round of the 2017 NFL Draft. “Dear Sienna ... Read More »