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Flipboard Databases Hacked, Account Information of Users Exposed

May 29, 2019

Flipboard has sent an email to all its users to inform them about the security incident Highlights Flipboard has posted a security incident notice on its website Total number of affected users is uncertain However, Flipboard is still investigating the security loopholes Popular news aggregator platform Flipboard has disclosed that its databases containing account information […]

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Vivo V15 India Pre-Orders Start: Price, Specifications, and More

March 25, 2019

Vivo V15 pre-bookings are now open via Vivo’s own e-store, Flipkart, and Amazon Highlights Vivo 15 will go on sale in India from April 1 The smartphone features a pop-up selfie camera The Vivo V15 is available via both online and offline stores Vivo V15 was launched in India last week, and its pre-bookings have […]

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CRTC Rules that TNW Wireless can Operate as a Wireless Carrier and Mandates that Bell and TELUS Must Provide Tariffed Services and Wholesale Mobile Wireless Roaming on their Respective Networks

March 2, 2019

The CRTC further confirmed that TNW may begin offering mobile wireless services once it demonstrates that it has complied with all applicable 9-1-1 service obligations. However in the same decision, the Commission determined that the company’s proprietary Smartphone-over-IP iPCS technology service does not comply with the Commission’s current framework for mandated wholesale roaming, therefore the […]

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India Said to Defer Plan to Tax Mobile Touch Panel Imports

February 7, 2019

India has deferred a plan to tax imports of touch panels, three sources said, after smartphone makers such as Samsung Electronics asked the government to delay levying tariffs on such new imported components under a phased plan to boost local manufacturing. The tariff, which was supposed to kick in from February, has been delayed after […]

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WhatsApp Says May Cease to Exist in India if New Regulations Kick In

February 7, 2019

Some of the proposed government regulations for social media companies operating in India are threatening the very existence of WhatsApp in its current form, a top company executive said here on Wednesday. With over 200 million monthly active users, India is WhatsApp’s biggest market in the world. Globally, the platform has over 1.5 billion users. “Of the […]

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Chatbot Shakti to help women in India fight workplace harassment

December 5, 2018

In the wake of the recent #MeToo India movement, Silicon Valley-based bot and messaging platform Gupshup on Tuesday launched a chatbot called ‘Shakti’ to helpwomen in India find a voice against sexual harassment. Chatbot Shakti will help guide women on necessary measures that could be taken during an unfortunate event of harassment along with the details of relevant authorities […]

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Product Owner – how he differs from that of a Scrum Master

May 15, 2017

The technology of Scrum is as such the inclusion of software which has the ability to bring every single department under its fold and this makes each and every department. Everyone starting from the owner to the workers, the team leader to the departmental heads to the marketing and sales team all is included in […]

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Sharethebus becomes Bus.com and raises $5M for event shuttle management

April 6, 2017

It’s actually a pretty great URL: Bus.com. It’s also a much better brand identity than Sharethebus, which is the old name of the company that just raised a $5 million Series A round from Jackson Square Ventures and BMW’s i Ventures investment arm. Bus.com is the destination you’d expect to head to for what the […]

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Uber finds one allegedly stolen Waymo file – on an employee’s personal device

April 6, 2017

Uber admitted today that it had found one of the documents Waymo alleges was stolen by a former employee — who left its self-driving car effort to join Uber’s — on the employee’s personal computer. The document was found on a personal device belonging to Sameer Kshirsagar, Uber’s attorney Arturo Gonzalez said at a court hearing […]

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NASA to Use Laser Communication for High-Speed Space ‘Internet’

March 24, 2017

In a step towards verifying the efficacy of laser communications for speedier data rates for connections between spacecraft and the Earth, NASA said it is developing a trailblazing, long-term technology demonstration mission. The Laser Communications Relay Demonstration (LCRD) mission, scheduled for launch in 2019, will help NASA understand the best ways to operate laser communications […]

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