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SC’s judgment on access to internet being a fundamental right pathbreaking: Gopal Subramanium

NEW DELHI : The Supreme Court (SC) upheld the need to protect constitutional guarantees provided to use the internet and the right to assembly. The verdict came in the backdrop of the five-month long internet shutdown in Kashmir. Senior advocate Gopal Subramanium weighs in the judgement and explains how constitutional protection given to use the internet is a fundamental right and ... Read More »

Is Internet usage in India being calculated in right way?

NEW DELHI: If we look at government or independent research figures, Internet users in India are growing exponentially — currently hovering around 560 million and likely to cross 600 million by the end of the year. According to the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI), India has amn Internet subscriber base of nearly 560 million, including 482 million broadband subscribers – ... Read More »

Music education ‘risks being outdated by technology’

Music teaching could be left behind in an outdated acoustic age if it does not keep up with technology, an in-depth report says. Too much music education does not reflect the reality of how young people engage with music, according to the inquiry from the Music Commission. It says there is a risk this “disconnect” means current teaching methods may ... Read More »

In 2018, A PC Game Is Being Made In DOS

MS-DOS, the text-based operating system people used to use before Windows took over the planet, was how PC games were played in ancient times. It’s been dead for decades, but one developer figures 2018 is as good a time as any to make a brand new game for it. Having raised $100,000 in a Kickstarter, David Murray is hard at ... Read More »

State finance panel comes into being

The State Government has constituted Telangana State Finance Commission and appointed G. Rajesham Goud, former chairperson of Karimnagar Zilla Parishad, as its Chairman. According to officials, Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao singed a file pertaining to the appointment on Friday. He also appointed M. Chenchaih, a retired Zilla Parishad chief executive officer as a member of the Commission. Mr. Goud ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S8 reportedly already being tested in China

Samsung knows it needs a winner with the Galaxy S8 and the chit-chat among people in the know is that the company will extend its usual testing procedure. Apparently, the early tests are already underway in China, involving both variants of the S8. While the testing is conducted in China, the international version of the phone is being tested too ... Read More »

Old-gen Audi A4 being offered with big discounts

Generally, the Festive season is not the perfect time to go out and buy a car as the demand is high and the dealers not budging from their magic figures. But if you wanted an Audi, this is the time you would want to visit a dealership. The older generation Audi A4 is being offered at almost the ex-showroom price ... Read More »

Does being connected in your car mean safe?

Have you heard of car hacking? With an increase in the amount of electronics that go into a car, there also seems to be a growing fear that it can be hacked. Let’s take a situation where one is driving down the road listening to their infotainment system and someone remotely hacks into the car. Imagine if the brakes were ... Read More »

5 Ways to Protect Your Computer from Being Hacked

There has been a steady increase in identity theft and cyber-attacks by hackers recently, which has made the internet even more dangerous for ordinary users. Lately there have been several instances of massive cyber-attacks like the hacking of the Sony pictures Entertainment website and iCloud during which lot of personal information, e-mails, unreleased movies and even pictures of popular celebrities ... Read More »

fb is being asked for more facts through governments but it could’t tell most customers

fb has visible an boom inside the wide variety of information requests from governments, declaring thatnearly two–thirds include gagging orders. within the 2nd 1/2 of 2015, the social networking large obtained 46,763 requests for user records, up 13percentage from 41,214 in the first half of of the yr, in keeping with new data from the company. For the first time, ... Read More »