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US Defence Chief Rejects Amazon’s Accusations of Bias in Cloud Contract

US Defence Secretary Mark Esper on Friday rejected any suggestion of bias in a Pentagon decision to award Microsoft an up to $10 billion cloud computing contract, after Amazon.com announced plans to challenge it. Amazon says that politics got in the way of a fair contracting process. President Donald Trump has long criticized Amazon and its founder Jeff […]

Tech Updates

Inside Edge Season 2 Trailer: Amazon’s First Indian Series Is Back After Two Years

Photo Credit: Amazon India Sapna Pabbi, Aamir Bashir, Tanuj Virwani, Angad Bedi, Sayani Gupta, and Richa Chadha Highlights Inside Edge 2 release date is December 6 on Prime Video New Inside Edge 2 trailer packs a lot of characters, story Aamir Bashir, Sapna Pabbi are new to Inside Edge 2 cast As promised, the Inside […]

Mobile

Samsung Galaxy A80 256GB Storage Variant Listed on TENAA, May Launch Soon

Samsung Galaxy A80 could get a 256GB variant soon Highlights Samsung Galaxy A80 was launched in April in China A 256GB storage variant was spotted on TENAA Galaxy A80 recently received a price cut in India In This Article Samsung Galaxy A80 ₹39,990 Samsung launched the Galaxy A80 in China in April earlier this year. […]

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‘ATFuzzer’ Android Baseband Security Threat Exploits Malicious Bluetooth, USB Accessories: Researchers

Highlights The team of researchers will present a paper at an upcoming conference The phones tested were older, but others might also be vulnerable Manufacturers were given 90 days before the flaw was publicised A new security exploit affecting several high-profile Android smartphones through maliciously modified Bluetooth and USB accessories has been discovered. Researchers at […]

Tech Updates

Tech Entrepreneurs Highlight Digital Privacy Products at Web Summit

Photo Credit: Patricia De Melo Moreira/ AFP Co-founder of Own Your Data Foundation Brittany Kaiser (L) and Founder of Elixxir David Chaum (R) HIGHLIGHTS Whistleblowers have been raising alarm about abuses of our privacy online There is an entire new industry around digital identity: Brittany Kaiser Kaiser’s work at Cambridge Analytica is a subject of […]

Internet news

CBSE Asks Students To Follow ‘Sample Question Paper’ Format

CBSE says consider ‘Sample Question Papers’ not ‘Design’ given in the Curriculum.   NEW DELHI: The Central Board of Secondary Education or CBSE, national level board of education which has the mandate to conduct secondary and higher secondary certificate examinations in the country, has said in a new circular that the ‘Sample Question Papers’ released in […]

Internet

Raccoon Stealer Easy-to-Use Malware Has Infected Thousands of Windows Systems, Gaining Popularity Among Cyber Criminals

Photo Credit: Cybereason Raccoon Stealer malware was first spotted in April HIGHLIGHTS The authors of Raccoon Stealer ask for $200 per month They offer 24/7 support, roll out regular updates The malware is delivered using exploit kits, phishing techniques A new research report highlights a new ‘easy-to-use’ trojan malware called Raccoon Stealer and its increasing […]

Gadgets

Maintenance Hang Ups With Hydraulic Machinery

Hydraulic power has been used to improve output and efficiency with industries around the globe. Even though the most common components include a motor, sump, valves, pumps, actuators, and hydraulic fluid, these parts can be configured into thousands of applications. When not maintained, these systems can suffer breakdowns and create costly repairs. Early Warning Signs […]

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TikTok Appoints Nikhil Gandhi as India Head

Photo Credit: LinkedIn/ Nikhil Gandhi TikTok on Friday announced the appointment of former Times Network executive Nikhil Gandhi as its India head to drive the next phase of growth for the Chinese short video-sharing platform in the highly competitive market. Based out of Mumbai, Gandhi will lead the development of TikTok’s products and operations in India. “I […]

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IIFT MBA Entrance Test To Be Computer Based

Online registration for the exam would close on October 25. NEW DELHI: This year onwards, the MBA (International Business) entrance test of Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) would be computer based. The exam will be held on December 1. Until now, selection to MBA programme for the academic session 2020-2022 for IIFT Campuses in New […]