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Web portal to enable blocking, tracing of stolen or lost mobile phone for Delhi launched

Launching the initiative, Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said safety and security of phones are crucial given the country’s technological strides and digital prowess. (Photo: PTI) Phones users in Delhi-NCR who lose their handsets will now have some respite, with the government launching a portal that will enable blocking and tracing of stolen or lost mobile phones. The initiative was ... Read More »

Amazon Reveals Typo Caused Huge Web Services Outage on Tuesday

Amazon is back with an apology and an explanation for a high-profile malfunction that caused websites across the Internet to grind to a halt for hours on Tuesday. The online retail giant, which runs a popular cloud computing platform for sites such as Airbnb, Netflix, reddit and Quora, is blaming the outage on a simple – and perhaps somewhat amusing ... Read More »

Meet Opera Neon, Opera’s radical vision for the future of web browsers

Hardware vendors sometimes publicize their visions of the future. So do automakers. Now Opera Software is getting into the game with Neon, the company’s first concept browser. Opera’s new Neon browser for Macs and Windows PCs isn’t game-changing—in fact, rather than a “concept,” it feels more like applying a fresh coat of paint. But Opera also succeeds in paring down ... Read More »

Vivek Choudhary bags first position in CS 2016

The results of the Company Secretaries (CS) executive programme (old and new syllabus) were declared by the Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) on Thursday. Vivek Choudhary, a 21-year-old student, has bagged the first position in the examination with flying colours. ‘There was nothing planned’ “The feeling of seeing the word ‘Pass’ on the mark sheet is a very ... Read More »

Five,to,Try:,Opera,VPN,secures,your,web,browsing,,and,Riptide,GP:,Renegade,revs,up

Google giveth, and then it taketh away. The latest casualty to undergo the Mountain View culling is the Device Assist app, which was built to offer quick tips, troubleshooting suggestions, and quick access to Google support. Now when you fire up the app you’ll see a notice that it’s going away under the Detected Issues section. Touch the card and ... Read More »

Five to Try: Opera VPN secures your web browsing, and Riptide GP: Renegade revs up

We’re nearing the end of summer, and whether you plan on enjoying the warm weather outside or curling up on the couch this weekend, you should make sure you’ve got some cool new apps and games on your phone. This week’s Five to Try column is headed up by Opera VPN, a free service that lets you get around regional ... Read More »

Whoa: facebook, Microsoft to build a web cable across the Atlantic Ocean

Tech giants Microsoft and fb are making an investment big in high–speed internet get admission to viaconstructing a subsea cable connecting Virginia and Spain. The MAREA cable will be the best–capability subsea cable to ever go the Atlantic, and will result inquicker growth in internet bandwidth fees, the businesses said. MAREA will run farther south than currentcables, increasing coverage, and ... Read More »

Whoa: facebook, Microsoft to build a web cable across the Atlantic Ocean

Tech giants Microsoft and fb are making an investment big in high–speed internet get admission to viaconstructing a subsea cable connecting Virginia and Spain. The MAREA cable will be the best–capability subsea cable to ever go the Atlantic, and will result inquicker growth in internet bandwidth fees, the businesses said. MAREA will run farther south than currentcables, increasing coverage, and ... Read More »

facebook goes all-in on cell with dumping of web advert platform

not goodbye in the past, facebook investors doubted the social network‘s ability to win on cellular. Now it’salmost the best component that subjects. fb said Wednesday that it is getting rid of a computer advertising and marketing platform and doubling down on telephone advertisements. facebook change, or FBX, will not be available to advertisers starting in November. considering that a ... Read More »

facebook goes all-in on cell with dumping of web advert platform

not goodbye in the past, facebook investors doubted the social network‘s ability to win on cellular. Now it’salmost the best component that subjects. fb said Wednesday that it is getting rid of a computer advertising and marketing platform and doubling down on telephone advertisements. facebook change, or FBX, will not be available to advertisers starting in November. considering that a ... Read More »